Atletico Madrid hosts Athletic Bilbao in a match from the 11th round
Atletico Madrid hosts Athletic Bilbao in a match from the 11th round of the Spanish La Liga. Let’s take a look at this clash at the Wanda Metropolitano in our vip soccer bets for today.
Atletico Madrid are 4th in La Liga’s standings with 20 points, but being just 1 point behind the 2nd Espanyol and 4 points behind the leader Barcelona. So far Cholo Simeone’s team have a record of 5 wins, 5 draws and 1 loss.
Atletico are unbeaten in their last five games in the league, winning twice and doing three draws. In their last game Los Rojiblancos made a 1-1 draw during the visit to Leganes. Antoine Griezmann opened the score for Atletico, but Guido Carrillo equalized for Leganes just 8 minutes before the end of the game.
During the week Atletico Madrid had a game in the Champions League, winning against Borussia Dortmund with 2-0 at the Wanda Metropolitano.
Athletic Bilbao are having a tough season so far. The Basques are 17th in the standings with 10 points, being just one point above the 18th Leganes and the relegation zone. So far Athletic have a record of 1 win, 7 draws and 3 defeats. Clearly it’s not a good campaign for them so far.
In their last five matches the Basques are without a win – three draws and two defeats. They were in a run of three consecutive draws, but in the previous round Athletic suffered a 0-1 loss during the visit to Espanyol at the RCDE Stadium in Barcelona.
These are our vip soccer bets for the La Liga clash between Atletico Madrid and Athletic Bilbao at the Wanda Metropolitano. We shall expect some changes in Atletico’s team after the tough game against Dortmund in the Champions League. Meanwhile Athletic need to find their inspiration once again.