Real Madrid vs Eibar Preview, Tips and Odds

Real Madrid will welcome Eibar to Santiago Bernabeu on Friday for the first game of La Liga’s 28th round. The game will be played behind closed doors, due to the fast spreading corona virus. Real Madrid are 2nd in the standings with 56 points, two less than leaders Barcelona, while Eibar are down at 16th position with 27, just two more than the bottom three sides.

Real Madrid vs Eibar Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Real Madrid Win 10 W/ 2 D/ 1 L 5 W/ 1 D/ 0 L
Eibar Loss 1 W/ 2 D/ 10 L 0 W/ 1 D/ 5 L

Last game between the teams: 09.11.2019 La Liga: Eibar – Real Madrid 0:4; Karim Benzema 17′, 29′ (penalty), Sergio Ramos 20′ (penalty), Federico Valverde 61′
Last game at this venue: 06.04.2019 La Liga: Real Madrid – Eibar 2:1; Karim Benzema 59′, 81′; Marc Cardona 39′

Worth mentioning: The two teams have met thirteen times in this century, with Eibar recording just one victory against their notorious opponents. Real won the first encounter for this season with 0:4 away from home. No draw has been registered in the previous six matches, with the capital side winning five of those. Eibar’s only triumph came in 2018, when they trashed Los Blancos with 3:0 at home. All of the last five games featured over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends.

Real Madrid vs Eibar Stats

As of 11.03 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Real Madrid Loss 5 W/ 1 D/ 4 L 2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L
Eibar Loss 3 W/ 2 D/ 5 L 1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L

Last game Real Madrid: 08.03.2020 La Liga: Betis – Real Madrid 2:1; Sidnei 40′, Cristian Tello 82′; Karim Benzema 45′ (penalty)
Top performers Real Madrid: Karim Benzema 14 goals 6 assists, Sergio Ramos 5 goals, Toni Kroos 3 goals 5 assists.
Next game Real Madrid: 17.03.2020 Champions League: Manchester City – Real Madrid
Last game Eibar: 10.03.2020 La Liga: Eibar – Real Sociedad 1:2; Chales 90′ (penalty); Mikel Oyarzabal 16′ (penalty), Willian Jose 75′; Charles missed a penalty for the home side in the 29′
Top performers Eibar: Fabian Orellana 7 goals 6 assists, Charles 5 goals, Kike 3 goals
Next game Eibar: 21.03.2020 La Liga: Eibar – Athletic Bilbao

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Real Madrid 19-12 6 5 4
Eibar 12-14 7 6 3

Worth mentioning: Despite winning the Clasico, Real Madrid are on a poor form, as this remains their only victory from the last five outings. At the weekend Los Blancos lost away to Betis and dropped down to 2nd place in the standings. Thibaut Courtois has kept just one clean sheet in the last six matches. Three of Real’s last five encounters produced over 2,5 goals and only the same three saw both involved sides to score.
Eibar lost their last two matches with the same score of 1:2. The team managed to win only one of their previous eight encounters, ending up on the losing side five times in the process. All of Eibar’s last five games featured over 2,5 goals, as three also witnessed goals at both ends. The team has scored just 8 goals in 13 away meetings in La Liga this term.

Real Madrid vs Eibar News

Missing players Real Madrid: Marco Asensio and Eden Hazard are injured.
Missing players Eibar: Ivan Ramis is under question.

Real Madrid vs Eibar Predictions

Real Madrid to win -1 handicap – 1.66 @ bet365