Barcelona will play against Athletic Club in La Liga and we got Football tips tonight for the match. The game is on Sunday, January 31 from 20:00 UK at Camp Nou.
Barcelona is in 3rd place in La Liga with 37 points after 19 matches. The team of Ronald Koeman can be happy with their 4 wins in a row in the league. The was one was a week ago against Elche. However, in January Barca failed to win a trophy as they were beaten exactly by Athletic Club in the Super Cup final. Their last clash was away from home against Rayo Vallecano in Coppa Italia. Rayo scored the first goal in the second half but after that Leo Messi and Frankie de Jong scored and Barca advanced further in the tournament.
Athletic Club is in 9th place in La Liga with 24 points after 19 games. The last game in the championship for them was against Getafe and was won easily 5:1. Without a doubt, the biggest even for them in January was the winning of Super Cup after beating after extra time exactly their next opponent Barca. Before that, they were also eliminated in the semifinal Real Madrid. The last match of the Basque team was against Alcoyano in Copa del Rey and was won 1:2. After goals from Asier Villalibre and Williams Athletic eliminated their opponent and advanced further in Copa del Rey.
Barcelona is the favorite in the upcoming match. Barca failed to win any of their last 2 home matches in La Liga and draw against Valencia and Eibar. However, Athletic Club is playing awful away from home in the league and won 0 of their last 7 visits. Barcelona needs the points if they want to remain a title contender and I think that they will win. Football tips tonight: Barcelona to win