ATH vs RS Dream11: The final of the Copa Del Rey will be contested between Athletic Bilbao and Real Sociedad at the Estadio de La Cartuja in Seville. Interestingly, this is the 2019-20 Copa del Rey trophy at stake, as it was postponed due to the pandemic last season. This is the first tie the Copa del Rey have two finals in one month as a result of current circumstances. The second final will take place between Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao on 17 April, and the winner will be the champion of 2021-21 season. Athletic Bilbao have the golden opportunity to win two titles in a matter of weeks. They are on the back of two draws against Celta Vigo and Eibar ahead of the international break. Real Sociedad last won the cup 34 years ago and will be hoping to end that draught later tonight. Both clubs have quality players up their ranks and it could turn out to be an intriguing affair. That being said, here is the ATH vs RS Dream 11 Prediction for the fixture ahead.
Date: 4 April, Sunday
Kick-Off: 1:00 AM (IST)
Venue: Estadio de La Cartuja
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Athletic Bilbao: DWWDD
Real Sociedad: DDWWL
Head to Head
From the last six meetings between the two sides, it’s Rea; Sociedad who have had the upper hand with four wins in contest to Real Sociedad’s two wins.
ATH vs RS Dream11 Today Match Prediction Details
Athletic Bilbao News
Injury Report and Unavailability: Oier Zarraga
Expected Changes: Unai Simon should be starting in at goal, while, Oscar de Marcos, Yerey Alvarez, Inigo Martinez and Yuri Berschiche could line up in defence. Unai Lopez and Mikel Vesga could partner along in central midfield. Iker Munian, Raul Garcia and Alex Berenguer could provide the service to Inaki Williams up top.
Athletic Bilbao Starting XI (likely)
Oscar de Marcos
Real Sociedad News
Injury Report and Unavailability: Luca Sangalli is on the sidelines due to injury.
Expected Changes: Alex Remiro should be starting in at goal, while, Andoni Gorosabel, Artiz Elustondo, Robin Le Normand and Nacho Monreal could feature in at defence. Mikel Merino, Asier Illarramendi and David Silva should accommodate the midfield region. Cristian Portu, Alexander Isak and Mikel Oyarzabal are in contention to lead the attack.
Real Sociedad Starting XI (likely)
R Le Normand
ATH vs RS Today Match Prediction: Who will win ATH vs RS Dream11 Match Today
Both sides have been a hot and cold this season, but Athletic Bilbao seem to be the more cohesive unit here and are the more likely side to win as per the ATH vs RS Today Match Prediction odds.
Mikel Oyarzabal has been one of the standouts in the forward line for Real Sociedad. Oyarzabal has registered 10 goals, six assists and also has a pass accuracy of 77% from 23 appearances in the league this season.
Inaki Williams has scored five goals, and five assists from 28 appearances in the league this season for AthletIic Bilbao. He can be included to the ATH vs RS Dream 11 Team.
Alexander Isak has bagged 12 goals and has two assists to his name from the 24 appearances in the league this season for Real Sociedad.
ATH vs RS Dream11 Teams
Goalkeeper- U Simon
Defenders- Y Berchiche, Y Alvarez, A Elustondo, A Gorosabel
Midfielders- I Munian, A Illarramendi, D Silva
Forwards- I Williams, A Isak, M Oyarzabal