In this week 34 match, on Sun Jul 5th, Real Madrid will travel to Bilbao to battle Athletic Club in a meeting of these two mismatched La Liga teams. Athletic Club sits at 10th place in the tables. In their last match they recorded a 3-1 win against Mallorca. Athletic Club is looking for direction having 4 win and 4 losses in their last 10 matches, while 2nd placed Real Madrid is fresh off their 1-0 shutout win against Espanyol. Real Madrid is on a hot streak lately, with 7 wins in their last 10 matches.
As of right now the betting odds favour Real Madrid to win.
In their last match together, Real Madrid and Athletic Club battled to a 0-0 draw. Neither Real Madrid nor Athletic Club could manage to put one past the goalie. They had 9 and 9 shots on net respectively, but no one could score, and the match ended in a scoreless draw,.
Both Karim Benzema and Sergio Ramos have been the hottest scorers for Real Madrid in the last five each having scored 3 goals. For Athletic Club, their top scorers are Asier Villalibre and Raúl García, each having 2 goals in their last 5 matches
Gaizka Garitano Aguirre's squad will be without Beñat and Ibai Gómez, while Zinédine Zidane's squad will be without Luka Jović, Lucas Vázquez, Nacho and Mariano Díaz.