Ahead of the 6th round of the Spanish La Liga Alaves (Alaves) meets with Athletic (Athletic). Last time Alaves does not show the same consistency as Athletic. In the last five league matches Alaves won twice and lost three times with a goal difference of -2. On the other side, Athletic was relatively stronger: won three times, drew once and suffered only one defeat, with a positive goal difference of +5.
From a historical point of view, the meetings between these teams look quite balanced. Over the last five meetings, two draws and two victories were recorded. Athletics and one victory Alavesa. It is important to note that none of these matches saw more than 3 goals scored, indicating a trend towards tighter, more defensively oriented matches.
Given the current form, Athletic looks like a more aggressive team, scoring an average of 2.6 goals per match in recent meetings, while Alaves - 2.4. But Alaves plays at home and home ground advantage can be important, especially in league matches where fan support can have a significant impact.
Event: Match outcome
Bid: Win Athletic, KF 2. 25
Why: Athletic have been in noticeably better form lately, with 3 wins in their last 5 matches, while Alaves only have 2 wins. In addition, Athletic scored 9 goals in the last 5 matches, conceding only 4, and Alaves scored 5 and conceded 7. This suggests that Athletic is stronger in attack and stable in defense.
Given the latest results and match statistics, Athletic look like the more likely team to win. Their attacking power combined with a relatively stable defense gives them the advantage over Alaves, making this the most attractive bet.
Event: Total goals
Bid: Total goals over 2.5, EF 2.55
Why: Recent matches of both teams indicate a penchant for goals: Alaves and Athletic average 2.4 and 2.6 goals per game respectively. Given their attacking and defensive performance, there is a high probability that at least 3 goals will be scored in the match.
Event: Both teams will score
Bid: Both teams will score - Yes, CF 2. 25
Why: Despite the fact that Athletic has a strong attack, Alaves also managed to score in recent matches. Given the stakes and the dynamics of the two teams' play, it is likely that both teams will be able to score.
Event: Total corners
Bid: Total corners over 8.5, EF 1.7
Why: In recent matches between each other, both teams have shown a tendency to win a decent number of corners. Especially considering their attacking nature and the pattern of previous matches, this bet seems attractive.
Event: Individual total goals Athletic
Bid: Individual total goals Athletic over 1, CF 1. 75
Why: Athletic has been in good scoring form lately, scoring 9 goals in the last 5 matches. In 3 of the last 5 matches they surpassed the 1 goal mark.