Eibar will take on Getafe in the La Liga tournament on Friday night at Estadio Municipal de Ipurua, Eibar, with Eibar hoping to maintain its good form this season, while Getafe will be desperate to grab three points this match in order to move a step closer to Champions League qualification.
Eibar are in decent form this season and are currently sitting in the middle of the league table. The club came into this game with a 2-2 draw over Sevilla at the Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán Stadium. Eibar took the lead through Fabian Orellana and Charles, but the two goals from Sevilla in the final minutes from Wissam Ben Yedder and Pablo Sarabia of a dramatic 2–2 draw.
Eibar have performed exceptionally well over the past few weeks as they are well clear of the relegation zone, having lost just once in their last eight matches across all competitions which includes no fewer than five draws, while their one defeat was at the hands of Barcelona in a 3-0 loss away from home.
Eibar vs Getafe
Getafe are in good shape this season and sits fifth in the table with 35 points having won 9 games, drawn 8 and lost 6. The club still remain in contention to qualify for the UEFA Champions League after playing out at 0-0 draw over Levante and a 3-1 win over Celta Vigo.
Getafe beat Celta Vigo 3-1 to move up to fifth in La Liga, just two points behind Sevilla. The Getafe team conceded in the opening minutes into the match but rebounded in the game with two magnificent goals from Jaime Mata and one from Jorge Molina despite playing with ten players because of a red card to forward Maxi Gomez.
Both teams have already met at Coliseum Alfonso Pérez this season which ended with a 2-0 victory for Getafe. Getafe are stronger than Eibar in all areas of the game and are clear favorites to win this match. Getafe are excellent so far this season and are expected to win this game here.