Levante – Espanyol : Preview & Prediction
Game of return for the eighth of end of the Glass of the King of Spain is the one that waits us this Thursday in the Stage City of Valencia, when Levante of the welcome to a needed Espanyol.
The run by Juan Muniz surprised Espanyol in the first leg and they were left with an excellent 1-2 win that gives them a lot of advantage for Thursday’s game.
This victory has to be considered very important for a team that is suffering from injuries in this stretch of the competition and now with the same problems has to be smart to keep the series in their favor.
On the other hand, those led by Quique Sánchez Flores disappointed their fans with that defeat, and this was a big blow when they came from an excellent victory like it was 1-0 over Atlético Madrid.
The Catalan team is motivated after their 0-1 victory in their visit to Malaga, but beware that this has been the first win away from home this season, taking into account all the competitions, where they have shown many defensive problems, point that before the victory over Malaga received five goals in two games and against teams like Eibar and Las Palmas.
In terms of direct confrontations, the results have been even so that each adds two victories in the last nine games; In addition to this, Levante has respected the house against Espanyol where he only lost once in his ten games and this was in the first game in the 2004/05 season where five of them were triumphs.
Both casts are located half of the table below and that makes waiting for a game even, are teams that tend to respect the status of home owners when they have faced especially Levante.
The Valencian team is aware of their injury problems and this makes them play with intelligence and now that they are close to getting into the quarterfinals of the Copa del Rey they do not want to miss the opportunity and for this they need a draw and with the desperation of Espanyol for going out for the win and their problems in defense playing away from home; We believe that the value of the bet is on the double chance, win or draw Levante.
Levante – Espanyol : Betting Tips
Levante – Win Odds: 2.95
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70