Eibar – Espanyol : Preview & Prediction
Eibar, 16th of La Liga, is only 3 points ahead of Rayo Vallecano, 18th and first relegation, and must capitalize points ahead of Espanyol, 10th to 2 points ahead, to take off on the red zone.Eibar suffered a logical defeat last Sunday in Barcelona (3-0) which ended the series 5 draws in front of Sporting Gijon (2-2), against Levante (4-4), against Valencia ( 1-1), on the turf of Betis Sevilla (1-1) and Villareal (0-0). Eibar must return to victory on this day against a Barcelona team Villareal victorious in the King’s Cup (2-2 and 3-1). In the league, Espanyol has a lot of trouble since it has only 1 success against Leganes (1-0) since November 5 last. The rest are 7 defeats over the last 8 days including the last 3 against Betis Sevilla (1-3), on the field of Atlético Madrid (1-0) and lately on the lawn of Real Sociedad (1 -0).
Eibar is 2 wins and 1 draw in his last 3 games against Espanyol at the municipal estadio of Ipurua.
Eibar is on a series of 2 wins and 5 draws at home in its last 7 receptions.
Espanyol have 2 draws and 5 losses in their last 7 trips in all competitions.
Eibar, 16th, needs points to get away from the red zone.
Eibar has lost just 1 game in his last 6 outings.
Espanyol Barcelona, with 7 defeats in its last 8 games, is in crisis! Eibar, beefy at home, could take advantage of the Catalan mistress.
Eibar – Espanyol : Betting Tips
Eibar – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70