Eibar 4/6 to beat Malaga in Monday’s La Liga battle
Competition: La Liga
Market: Eibar to beat Malaga
Odds: 4/6 @ Bet365
La Liga returns for another huge round of games as the competition continues to heat up. The fans will be desperate to see their team take all three points which can quite often help a side move away from the relegation zone or into the European places. With all of this in mind, Eibar host Malaga on Sunday.
Eibar have been fantastic this season and they are looking to challenge for an unlikely European spot for their next campaign. After 19 games they have won eight, drawn three and lost eight, scoring 24 goals and conceding 31 times. In their last five they have managed to win three, draw once and lost once, which has seen them onto 27 points, 11 clear of the relegation zone, and just five short of the final Europa League spot. While the dream of a European spot may be a step too far for Eibar, they will want to challenge for as long as possible, with the fans enjoying a successful campaign so far.
Malaga have been awful this season and they are in real danger of getting relegated. After 19 games they have won three, drawn two and lost 14 times, while they have scored 13 goals and conceded 33 times. In their last five they have won once, but their last four games have ended in defeats, which means they are on 11 points, seven short of safety. Malaga desperately need a win, but they will struggle against a solid Eibar side.
Bet: Eibar to beat Malaga in Monday’s La Liga clash: 4/6 @ Bet365>>