Betting tips for Atl. Madrid vs Eibar 20.05.2018
The flaming champion of the Europa League says goodbye to its fans for this season receiving in the Metropolitan Wanda to Eibar.
Atlético de Madrid occupies the second position in the Santander League, adding 78 points (23 wins, 9 draws and 5 losses, two in Barcelona, in Villarreal, in Anoeta, and in Wanda against Espanyol). The rojiblancos have in their hands to be runners-up, for which they only need to score on the last day after their triumph in Getafe last Saturday (0-1).
In Europe, Atlético de Madrid were eliminated in the group stage of the Champions League, yielding two inexplicable draws before the modest Qarabag that put them behind AS Roma and Chelsea at the end of the six games. As third in his group, he entered directly into the knockout round of the round of 32, in which he eliminated Danish Copenhagen. Subsequently, the colchoneros eliminated the Russian Lokomotiv, Sporting CP and Arsenal in the semifinals.
The Uruguayan central Jose Maria Giménez and the end Canarian Vitolo are doubts for this match that will be the farewell of both Griezmann and Fernando Torres.
El Eibar occupies the 9th position in the table, adding 50 points in 37 games (14 wins, 8 draw and 15 losses). The armored box has come back from the flight of a situation that came to question the position of his coach, José Luís Mendilibar. The Basque coach was again chosen to govern the team's destinies from the bench and with a slightly higher budget than last year.
The Basque team had a very busy summer, making 8 additions to try to stay one more season among the elite, suffering as little as possible. They arrive at Ipurua the central Paulo Oliveira, coming from Sporting CP, for which they pay 3.5 million; the former goalkeeper of Alcorcón, Marko Dmitrovic (1 million); midfielder Joan Jordán, from Espanyol (1 million); goalkeeper Yoel, from Valencia (750000 euros); the far right potter Iván Alejo (300,000 euros) and three players who arrive at zero cost: the winger Pablo Hervías (former Real Sociedad, who is on loan to Valladolid); left-back José Ángel (former FC Porto); and the former Málaga striker, Charles. The sale of the French center Florian Lejeune to Newcastle has left in box 10 million euros, while Adrián, Mauro Dos Santos, Antonio Luna, Jon Ander Felipe and Sergio García leave the team free.
The locals need to add a point to be second, as long as Real Madrid wins in Villarreal. It will be an emotional game, with the departure of Torres and Griezmann, and happiness for the European title. A priori, Eibar must be a good guest and lose this game in which nothing is played. The forecast is that the locals will win this match and close an unforgettable week, with the achievement of the third Europa League and the prize of the runner-up.
Atl. Madrid vs Eibar Prediction: X/1 5.50
Atl. Madrid vs Eibar Betting Tip: Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.80
Atl. Madrid vs Eibar Score Recommendations: 3-2 10.00