Borussia Dortmund vs Athletic Bilbao Preview, Tips and Odds

The teams of Borussia Dortmund and Athletic Bilbao will face each other for a friendly game at the neutral Kybunpark Stadium in St. Gallen, Switzerland on Saturday. The only match between the two sides recorded in the history books was also a friendly played five years ago.

Borussia Dortmund vs Athletic Bilbao Head to Head

Head to HeadLast gameLast gamesLast games home/away
Borussia DortmundLoss0 W/ 0 D/ 1 L0 W/ 0 D/ 1 L
Athletic BilbaoWin1 W/ 0 D/ 0 L1 W/ 0 D/ 0 L

Last game between the teams: 09.08.2016 Club Friendly: Borussia Dortmund – Athletic Bilbao 0:1; Markel Susaeta 20’
Last game at this venue: The teams will meet at the neutral Kybunpark Stadium in St. Gallen, Switzerland.

Worth mentioning: Borussia Dortmund and Athletic Bilbao have met each other just once throughout history so far. It was a friendly held in the summer of 2016 and ended in a slender 0:1 win for the Spanish side. The only goal of the match was scored in the 1st period by Markel Susaeta who is now part of Australian team Macarthur FC.

Borussia Dortmund vs Athletic Bilbao Stats

As of 22.07Last gameLast 10 gamesLast 5 games home/away
Borussia DortmundLoss9 W/ 0 D/ 1 L4 W/ 0 D/ 1 L
Athletic BilbaoWin3 W/ 3 D/ 4 L1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L

Last game Borussia Dortmund: 17.07.2021 Club Friendly: Borussia Dortmund – Bochum 1:3; Mario Pasalic 83’; Soma Novothny 66’, Silvere Ganvoula 69’, Herbert Bockhorn 78’
Top performers Borussia Dortmund: Erling Haaland 27 goals 6 assists, Marco Reus 8 goals 6 assists, Raphael Guerreiro 5 goals 10 assists.
Next game Borussia Dortmund: 30.07.2021 Club Friendly: Borussia Dortmund – Bologna
Last game Athletic Bilbao: 20.07.2021 Club Friendly: Athletic Bilbao – Dynamo Kyiv 1:0; Inaki Williams 70’
Top performers Athletic Bilbao: Alejandro Berenguer 8 goals 4 assists, Inaki Williams 6 goals 6 assists, Iker Muniain 5 goals 1 assist.
Next game Athletic Bilbao: 31.07.2021 Club Friendly: Union Berlin – Athletic Bilbao

Last 10 gamesGF:GAOver 2.5 goalsBTTSClean sheets
Borussia Dortmund29-9764
Athletic Bilbao9-11443

Worth mentioning: Borussia Dortmund have played two friendlies during the summer. They recorded 2:0 victory over lowly Giessen and more recently lost 3:1 to Bochum. Prior to that defeat BVB were on a run of nine straight victories, as they finished the last season in Germany on a high, lifting the DFB Pokal trophy. No draw has been registered in Borussia’s last fourteen outings. All but one of BVB last five clashes featured over 2,5 goals and also four witnessed goals at both ends.
Athletic Bilbao prevailed via slender 1:0 score over Dynamo Kyiv in a friendly on Tuesday. With that victory the Basque side ended a four game losing streak and a run of five encounters without a win. Athletic Bilbao have failed to score more than a goal in any of the last five meetings and three times were limited to no goals at all. Only one of the team’s last five matches produced over 2,5 goals, and also just one saw both involved sides to hit the back of the nets.

Borussia Dortmund vs Athletic Bilbao News

Missing players Borussia Dortmund: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Athletic Bilbao: No reports of injuries or suspensions.

Borussia Dortmund vs Athletic Bilbao Predictions

Under 2,5 goals