On Saturday, FC Barcelona will challenge Eibar on his pitch on the occasion of the 9th day of La Liga. Eibar wants to get ahead of the red zone while Barça intends to narrow the gap on the rival Madrid who is leading the ranking.
Eibar vs FC Barcelona Free Betting Tips
After 5 difficult first meetings during which he did not win the least match, Eibar is better in this Liga. Indeed, the Basque club stood out in front of Sevilla (3-2) and then against Celta-Vigo (2-0). In his last match, he went to get a good point on the field of Betis. These last good results allowed him to return to the 14th place of the classification.
For its part, Barça have already suffered two losses in this Liga, facing Bilbao (1-0) and against Granada (2-0). But overall, the Catalans seem to rise in power and have just won their last 4 meetings in all competitions. Winners of Villarreal (2-1) and Getafe (0-2), they won against Inter Milan in the Champions League. Finally, in his last match, the band Leo Messi has dominated the Sevilla FC (4-0) and is back to the second place in La Liga, 2 points from Real Madrid, the leader.
The staff for Eibar vs FC Barcelona
For Eibar, the little used Burgos defender is injured, while defenders Cote (holder) and Rober Correa (substitute) could make their return for this match. However, striker Escalente will be suspended after receiving a red card against Real Betis.
For Barça, defenders Umtiti and Junior Firpo (injured) are absent for this match, while left-back holder Jordi Alba and the very young Ansu Fati are expected to return from injury. As for Lenglet, he has served his suspension. Excluded in the last match, Ousmane Dembélé will be suspended.
Eibar vs FC Barcelona Our Free Betting Tips
Despite not always convincing results outside, Barça could take over a team of Eibar which is still quite fragile.
Betting Tips: Victory of Barcelona