Betis and Athletic de Bilbao face in the thirty-second day of LaLiga Santander. The Verdiblanco team plays its third consecutive home game at the stadium Benito Villamarin, where it comes from drawing against Atlético de Madrid and Real Betis. Athletic, meanwhile, seeks to get up after losing the two Copa del Rey finals.
Currently the team of Manuel Pellegrini occupies the sixth position
n of the classification with 48 points, behind the Villarreal,
fifth with 49, while the Real society occupies the seventh place with 47. These three teams seem to be immersed until the end in the fight for the positions of Europe and Conference League.
The goals of Nabil Fekir and Sergio Canales they were not enough to Betis to take the three points against him Valencia (2-2), where defensive problems once again weighed down the Sevillian team. However, the big 2021 worn by the Andalusian team allows us to remain very much alive for European competitions.
Now, receive a Athletic Bilbao who arrives with very low morale after losing last Saturday the final of His Majesty the King’s Cup for a landslide against him FC Barcelona (4-0), where it was clearly lower. In addition, added to the fact that they lost 0-1 the final of the Cup postponed from last season against his great Basque rival, the Real society, the atmosphere of disappointment that reigns among the lions seems complicated.
Talking about LaLiga Santander, Athletic He has no goals ahead of him beyond giving young players minutes to grow for next season. Currently, the team of Marcelino Garcia Toral occupies the eleventh place with 38 points, although he has a postponed match against him Valladolid (by cup final) and chain four consecutive games drawing, so he does not lose but does not get the three points either.
In the first round, with Gaizka Garitano on the bench Athletic, the Basque team thrashed in San Mamés to the Real Betis for 4-0. The goals of Víctor Ruiz, on his own doorstep,
Ander Capa, Iker Munián and Álex Berenguer They reflected a great superiority of the Bilbao team, but at present both teams are at a very different moment.
When do you play Betis – Athletic Bilbao?
The game is played today, Wednesday April 21, at 20.00 hours
Where to watch Betis – Athletic de Bilbao?
The meeting can be seen in open by GOAL TV. You can follow all the information about the match live on the Mundo Deportivo website.