On 16 August in Elche, at the Manuel Martinez Valero stadium, the team of the same name will host Athletic Bilbao in the first round of the 2021/22 season examples. The game will start at 23:00 Moscow time. Elche – Athletic: forecast , rate, odds, statistics.
Elche last season heroically defended their right to remain in the elite of Spanish football, ahead of the relegation zone by just two points.
“Green-whites” only thanks to two victories in two final rounds retained their registration in Example, beating “Cadiz” 3: 1 away and their upcoming opponent 2: 0 at home.
Prior to that, the team won only one Victoria in 11 held meetings of the Spanish championship. Even during this period, he left the field defeated seven times and drew three times.
All football predictions
Elche had a good preparation for the new season, winning twice in six friendly matches, defeating Cypriot Anarthosis 6: 1 and Alaves 1: 0. He also lost two times and brought two games together with world outcomes.
Last season Athletic set itself the task of making it to the European competition, but failed to cope with it, taking only tenth place in the La Liga standings , 12 points behind the coveted seventh line.
The finish of the last rally of Examples turned out to be a failure for the club from Bilbao, in which he issued a 4-match losing streak, where he once drew and lost three times.
At first, in this unfortunate period, the Basques played a 2: 2 match against Osasuna, after which they alternately lost to Huesca and Real Madrid (0: 1 each), as well as their upcoming opponent 0: 2.
In offseason control meetings, Athletic won three victories, was defeated twice and once tied with Liverpool 1: 1.
In the last championship of Spain, these teams exchanged home winnings – 2: 0 and 0: 1.
Forecast and rate
In the upcoming match, 1xbet app download for android give preference to guests: victory for Athletic – 2.16 , victory for Elche – 3.82 , draw – 3.42 .
Last season, these clubs played extremely ineffectively against each other, and they will certainly not delight with goals scored at the start of the new championship either.