Valencia vs Espanyol – La Liga : Valencia and Espanyol play this Sunday night at the Mestalla, in another match of La Liga’s 31st round.
Valencia is currently in 4th place of La Liga with 62 points conquered, thanks to a record of 19 wins, 5 draws and 6 losses.
Their goal ratio counts with 58 goals scored and 31 goals conceded, presenting an average of 3 goals per match.
Playing at the Mestalla, the Ché side has been having an amazing performance, with 11 wins on the 15 matches they’ve played there, which makes Valencia the 3rd team with most points conquered playing at home.
The team led by Marcelino is living an excellent period, having 7 wins on their last 8 matches.
Espanyol occupies the 13th place of La Liga, with 36 points conquered, thanks to a record of 8 wins, 12 draws and 10 losses.
When it comes to goals, the Catalan side counts with 26 goals scored and 37 goals conceded, which results on an average of 2.1 goals per match.
Their record away from home has been weak, with the team only having 1 win on the last 14 away matches played in the league.
Still, Espanyol was only defeated once on their last 9 matches played.
Valencia vs Espanyol – Betting Tip and Prediction:
For this encounter, between Valencia and Espanyol, I see a lot of value in exploring the goals’ market in favour of the home side.
Valencia presents the 3rd best attack of the competition, having scored at least 2 goals in 7 of their last 9 matches played at the Mestalla, with the 2 matches where they failed to do so being against Real Madrid and Barcelona.
In turn, Espanyol has been showing more difficulties when they play out of the Cornellá El-Prat, and on the defensive point of view, they have conceded 2 or more goals in 4 of the last 6 matches played away from home.
|Team totals: Valencia Over 1.5 goals||