Athletic Bilbao vs Racing Santander 2016 Spanish Copa del Rey: Match Preview and Prediction
Fixture: Athletic Bilbao vs Santander
Competition: Copa del Rey 2016-17
Date: Thursday, 22th December, 20:00 GMT
Stadium: San Mames Barria (Bilbao).
Athletic Bilbao vs Santander: Preview
Athletic Bilbao vs Santander match is going to be held on 22th December at San Mames Barria. It’s an important football clash between two Spanish football clubs where they will try to win this match of Copa del Rey 2016-17. Athletic Bilbao registered a 2-1 home win against Celta de Vigo and Santander registered a 2-1 home win against Izarra in their previous league matches.
At the moment, performance of Athletic Bilbao is average and they have secured 8 wins, 2 draws and 6 defeats along with 7th position in Spanish La Liga 2016/17. In other side Santander has performed good with 12 wins, 5 draws and 2 defeats along with 2nd position in the Spanish SEGUNDA B. Athletic Bilbao will start the match as favorite against Santander in their crucial fixture of Copa del Rey at San Mames Barria.
Athletic Bilbao vs Santander: Head-to-Head Stats
- Both teams have played 39 matches against each other in all the competitions. Athletic Bilbao has registered 20 wins, 12 draws and 7 defeats against Santander. Santander has scored 48 goals against Athletic Bilbao and concedes 68 goals against them.
- Santander suffered a 1-2 home defeat against Athletic Bilbao in their last meetings in the match of Spanish Copa del Rey on 2nd Dec, 2016.
Athletic Bilbao vs Santander: Prediction
Santander will try their best to secure at least an away draw from this match and Athletic Bilbao is ready to secure a home win from the fixture. Athletic Bilbao is better side to compare with Santander when they will play against each other at San Mames Barria.
Predicted result will be a home win for Athletic Bilbao.
Athletic Bilbao vs Santander: Betting Tips
Asian Handicap : Santander +2.5 at 1.70