After a short break on Friday, the Spanish championship will resume. In the opening match of the eighth round, “Espanyol” will take the “Levante”. Can the “parrots” earn three points in this match? Our forecast.
Eight points in seven rounds – so much scored “Espanyol” at the start of the championship. Accordingly, the current 14th place in two points from the relegation zone can be regarded as a failure. In general, the points “parrots” were typed in home games, where in the last two they beat 2: 1 “Seltu” and 4: 1 “Deportivo”. Although on the road for the points to grab was difficult, because played at a party Catalans against Sevilla, Barcelona, Real Madrid and Villarreal.
“Levante” this season returned to the elite division of Spain. It should be noted that the start of the Levantine club turned out to be very good. “Frogs” did not lose for five rounds, having won two wins and three times drawing in a draw. However, then the team suddenly sprang up in the previous two rounds. “Levante” lost devastatingly at the exit “Betis” 0: 4, then lost to home “Alaves” 0-2. Perhaps the break for the matches of the teams happened on time.
Statistics and personal meetings
“Espanyol” won at home the last two games in a row.
“Levante” lost in the previous two rounds, not scoring a single goal.
In 10 of the last 12 full-time matches, both teams scored.
“Espanyol” has a very good line of attack. Moreno, Jurado, Baptistao, Piatti can upset any opponent. At the same time, “frogs” scored a little, and the game of the defense line “Levante” in the last bouts ended in complete failure.