2018-19 Spanish Primera – Leganes vs Athletic Bilbao Preview & Prediction

THE FACTS

When does Leganes vs Athletic Bilbao kick off? Wednesday 24th April, 2019 – 19:30 (UK)

Where is Leganes vs Athletic Bilbao being played? Estadio Municipal de Butarque

What television channel is Leganes vs Athletic Bilbao on? Leganes vs Athletic Bilbao will not be televised live in the UK

Where can I stream Leganes vs Athletic Bilbao? Eleven Sports hold the rights to stream Spanish Primera matches in the UK, so it is worth checking their streaming schedule

In the US, ESPN+ have the rights to stream Spanish Primera matches. A free trial is available for those in the US by clicking here

Are tickets still available for Leganes vs Athletic Bilbao?

Leganes - https://www.cdleganes.com/entradas

Athletic Bilbao - https://www.athletic-club.eus/en/tickets.html

THE TEAM NEWS

LEGANES

Predicted line-up (5-3-2): Cuellar; Nyom, Bustinza, Omeruo, Siovas, Jonathan Silva; Oscar Rodriguez, Ruben Perez, Gerard Gumbau; En-Nesyri, Braithwaite

Unavailable: Mikel Vesga (Ineligible), Sabin Merino (Ineligible)

Doubtful: Szymanowski (Injured), Recio (Injured)

ATHLETIC BILBAO

Predicted line-up (4-2-3-1): Iago Herrerin; Lekue, Yeray Alvarez, Inigo Martinez, Yuri; Benat, San Jose; Inaki Williams, Muniain, Inigo Cordoba; Aduriz

Unavailable: Ander Capa (Injured), Ibai Gomez (Injured), Dani Garcia (Injured), Raul Garcia (Suspended)

Doubtful: De Marcos (Injured)

THE PREDICTION

Leganes are pretty much safe now and that will allow them to play with greater freedom and relax. Athletic on the other hand need to pick up victories to try and close the gap on the teams above them, and their extra motivation may just be the deciding factor in this one.