REAL MADRID are honing in on a first LaLiga title since 2017 after opening up a four point lead on champions Barcelona.
And today they face what is by far their toughest remaining game on paper – a trip to the Basque country and an Athletic Bilbao side still looking to earn a European place.
What time does Athletic Bilbao vs Real Madrid kick off?
- Athletic Bilbao take on Real Madrid at 1pm today UK time – 2pm in Spain.
- The match takes place behind closed doors at the San Mames Stadium in Bilbao.
- When the two sides last met in December, Athletic Bilbao ground out a 0-0 draw at the Bernabeu.
What TV channel is Athletic Bilbao vs Real Madrid on and can I live stream it?
- Athletic Bilbao vs Real Madrid is live on LaLiga TV in the UK.
- Coverage of the match commences at 1pm, although there will be a preview show for all today’s games at 12pm.
- Live streaming is available via the Premier Player.
- You can sign up to LaLiga TV for £5.99/month here or purchase a full Premier Sports package for £9.99/month featuring Serie A and BoxNation.
Benat misses out for Athletic with a hip injury but most of their squad will be available for the game.
Raphael Varane is a doubt for the visitors after being forced off with a head injury against Getafe.
Eden Hazard was fancied to return but Zinedine Zidane yesterday suggested Real will be without the Belgian for at least one more game.
Latest odds from Ladbrokes are as follows:
Athletic Bilbao 19/5
Real Madrid 8/11
Both teams to score 10/11