Sporting de Gijon vs Athletic Club Live Score La Liga 2016 Live Streaming ATH v SdG Match Preview Prediction 21st August: It is the Spanish La Liga and today we have the first match day as Sporting de Gijon plays against Athletic Club in El Molinon in Gijon. (Watch: Real Sociedad vs Real Madrid.)
Being the first game of the new season, every player is excited to get going and make his mark in the league. Both these teams will be ready for the new season and would be waiting for that whistle to start their campaign in the best possible way they could. New players coming in the league should adapt to the conditions as fast as they could.
Sporting de Gijon vs Athletic Club Live Score
21st August 2016 at 21:45 (IST).
El Molinon, Gijon, Spain.
SdG vs ATH Preview
Sporting de Gijon had an awful season in the league last time around but they were able ti survive in the league as they finished 17th on the table. They finished just one point above Ray Vallecano who got relegated in the Segunda Division.
They finished the league with 39 points in the 38 games from 10 wins, nine draws, and 19 losses. They scored 40 goals and conceded 62 in total; A Sanabria was their top scorer with 11 goals to his name and Jony had seven assists to his name as well.
They played against Deportivo in a club friendly before the start of the season, and the match ended in a draw. Duje Cop scored the opening goal of the game in the 18th minute, giving SportingGijon the lead. After that Deportivo tried their best to make a comeback and finally in the 81st minute they were able to equalize as Bruno Gama scored and the game ended at 1-1.
AthleticClub played well last season and was able to finish fifth on the table. They had 62 points from 38 games they played, winning 18 games, drawing eight and losing 12 in total. They scored 58 goals in total and conceded 45; Aduriz was their top scorer with 20 goals to his name and Inaki Williams had eight goals to his name.
Susaeta had eight assists, and Aduriz had six assists to his name. They have extended contracts of several players like Laporte till 2020, Saborit until 2019 and Buisan till 2019. Athletic Club has produced fantastic players from their academy and is one of those clubs who promotes youth talent a lot especially from their academy.Sporting de Gijon vs Athletic Club Live Score
SdG vs ATH Prediction
Both the teams need a win and will go for it.
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