Espanyol vs Villarreal – La Liga: Espanyol and Villarreal face off this Sunday afternoon at the Cornellá-El Prat, on a match counting towards La Liga’s 24th round.
Espanyol occupies the 16th place of the league table with 26 points conquered, thanks to a record of 6 wins, 8 draws and 9 losses.
On the goals chapter, the Catalan side counts with 21 goals scored and 31 goals conceded, which results on an average of 2.3 goals per match.
It is playing at the Cornellá-El Prat that Espanyol records their best results, getting 18 of their 26 points, playing as hosts.
The team led by Quique Flores is on a poor moment of form, not having won any of the last 5 matches they’ve played.
Villarreal is in 6th place of La Liga with 37 points conquered, thanks to a record of 11 wins, 4 draws and 8 losses.
On the 23 rounds played, the Yellow Submarine counts with 34 goals scored and 28 goals conceded, presenting an average of 2.7 goals per match.
Their away record is positive, with the team recording 5 wins on the 12 away matches they’ve played in the league, which means they are the 5th best team playing in that condition.
However, the team’s moment of form isn’t positive, since they’ve gotten 3 losses on their last 3 matches.
Espanyol vs Villarreal – Betting Tip and Prediction:
This Sunday at the Cornellá-El Prat, we will have an encounter between two teams that are very distant on the league table, but in sync on their moments of form.
Winning or losing, Villarreal’s last couple of matches show a big trend for the existence of goals from both sides, with both teams scoring
in 7 of their last 8 matches.
The same thing happened on the last 3 matches played by Espanyol, which is a good reflection of the moment of form these two sides are going through.
|Both teams to score||