Real Madrid host Athletic Club in the semi-finals of the 2020/21 Spanish Supercup today at 3:00 PM (ET). The winner of the game will advance to the tournament's final, where Barcelona await after beating Real Sociedad on penalties, on Wednesday. Here, you will find everything there is to know about this soccer match, such as predictions, odds, storylines, and how to watch the game online.
This will be their 48th overall meeting. Real Madrid have been the absolute favorites in head-to-head duels, winning 32 games so far; Athletic Club have celebrated a victory eight times, and the remaining seven games have ended in a draw so far.
Their most recent game was played on December 15, 2020, when Real Madrid beat 10-men Bilbao. It promises to be an even more exciting clash in the new 2020-21 Spanish Supercup.
Real Madrid vs Athletic Club: Match Information
Date: Thursday, January 14, 2021
Time: 3:00 PM (ET)
Location: Estadio Alfredo Di Stefano, Madrid
Real Madrid vs Athletic Club: Times by State in the US
ET: 3:00 PM
CT: 2:00 PM
MT: 1:00 PM
PT: 12:00 PM
Real Madrid vs Athletic Club: Storylines
Real Madrid have been unbeaten in all competitions after losing to Shakhtar Donetsk in the UCL on November 28. They have three wins and two draws in their latest five games (WWDWD). Meanwhile, In their last five matches, Athletic Club have two triumphs, two losses, and a draw. (WDLWL).
The Whites sit in second place in La Liga below Atletico Madrid, with 37 points in 18 fixtures so far. On the opposite side, Bilbao are placed in 12th place with 21 points in 18 games.
These opponents have a 26-year-long history of clashes as their first one dates back to September 23, 1994, and it ended in a 4-0 win for Real Madrid. Thanks to this exciting clash, we will see who gets to progress to the Spanish Super Cup final.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Real Madrid vs Athletic Club in the U.S.
The 2020-2021 Spanish Super Cup 1/2-final game between Real Madrid and Athletic Club, to be played today, at the Estadio Alfredo Di Stefano in Madrid, will be broadcasted on ESPN Deportes+, ESPN Deportes in the United States.
Real Madrid vs Athletic Club: Predictions And Odds
All odds are in favor of Real Madrid. DraftKings see them as the firm favorites and thus, they have given them -148 odds to win on Thursday. The away side Athletic Club have +410 odds to upset the 2019-20 Spanish Super Cup champions, while a tie would result in a +280 payout.
* Odds via DraftKings