Athletic Bilbao will be facing Barcelona on Monday, March 13. San Mamés in Bilbao, Spain will host the La Liga fixture.
When and Where is the match being played?
Athletic Bilbao will be facing Barcelona at San Mamés in Bilbao, Spain on Monday, March 13. Moreover, the La Liga game will begin at 01:30 AM IST.
Athletic Bilbao vs Barcelona Live: Preview
Athletic Bilbao are coming into this fixture after drawing against Rayo Vallecano on Sunday. Moreover, they went on to draw the game by 0-0 against Rayo Vallecano. Athletic Bilbao are sitting in the 9th position of the table with 33 points in 24 games.
Julen Agirrezabala will be a crucial player for Athletic Bilbao. He will be looking to big up on his performance against Barcelona as their attack is superior in comparison to Athletic Bilbao.
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Barcelona are coming into this fixture after winning against Valencia on Sunday. Moreover, they went on to win the game by 1-0 against Valencia. Barcelona are sitting in the first position of the table with 62 points in 24 games.
Raphinha has been vital for Barcelona in terms of chance creation. He has gone on to create 11 big chances which is the second-highest in La Liga this season.
Athletic Bilbao vs Barcelona: Squad News
Oihan Sancet, Jon Morcillo and Inigo Lekue are out of the fixture on Monday.
Ronald Araujo, Pedri and Ousmane Dembele are out of the fixture on Monday.
Athletic Bilbao vs Barcelona: Predicted XI
Athletic Bilbao: Julen Agirrezabala; Oscar de Marcos, Inigo Martinez, Yeray Alvarez, Yuri Berchiche; Mikel Vesga, Dani Garcia; Nico Williams, Iker Muniain, Alex Berenguer; Inaki Williams.
Barcelona: Marc-Andre Ter Stegen; Jules Kounde, Eric Garcia, Andreas Christensen, Alejandro Balde; Frenkie De Jong, Sergio Busquets, Gavi; Raphinha, Robert Lewandowski, Ansu Fati.
Goalkeeper – Marc-Andre Ter Stegen
Defender – Jules Kounde, Eric Garcia, Oscar de Marcos, Inigo Martinez
Midfielders – Frenkie De Jong, Sergio Busquets, Mikel Vesga, Dani Garcia
Forward – Robert Lewandowski, Inaki Williams
The12thMan Prediction: Athletic Bilbao 1-2 Barcelona
Barcelona are likely to win against Athletic Bilbao on Monday.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the Author. Moreover, while selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.