Soccer betting tips for Espanyol vs Athletic Club
The teams of Espanyol and Athletic Club will end the 11th round in the Spanish La Liga. The duel between the two teams is Monday at 10:00 pm at RCDE Stadium.
The Espanyol team is a favorite in this match, and this is understandable as the hosts are fifth with a total of 18 points. Their upcoming Bilbao rival is in the 17th position with ten points, just one over the danger zone.
Espanyol can top 4 and even climb to third place after the Deportivo Alaves and Sevilla teams on Sunday failed to win their matches. Espanyol is the only team in the Spanish championship with a 100 percent stake on its own field. The “Catalans” have four victories in four games with seven goals and one shot. This season in Espanyol matches we see an average of 2.20 goals per game. 70% of the team’s matches have offered over 1.5 goals. The team marks more hits in the second half but will now strive to start a strong match against the Athletic Club. In the last round, Espanyol made a 1:1 draw as a Real Valladolid guest, and in his last home win 3:1 against the hard Villarreal team.
The guests in this match, the Athletic Club team, have only one victory this season. The only success of the Basques was the start of the season against the Leganes team with San Mames 2:1. In the next nine games, the team made only three losses, but made seven straight draws, which is detrimental to the team’s ranking. In the last round, the Athletic Club made a 0:0 draw against Valencia on October 27th, and a few days before it finished 1-1 on the Rayo Vallecano pitch.
Espanyol has won 43% of its last 14 games against this rival. The hosts have six victories with four successes for Athletic for that period. Espanyol performs quite heavily this season, and we think it has the strength to win the three points to get into the Top 4 of the standings.
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