Espanyol vs Girona Prediction & Match Preview

Espanyol vs Girona
Spain- La Liga
Date: Sunday, 25 November 2018
Kick-Off at 19:45 UK/ 20:45 CET
Venue: RCDE Stadium (Barcelona).

With two sides having a brilliant home and away forms going h2h, we can expect a close match on Sunday, as Espanyol hosts Girona.

In the recent 6 games across all venues, the White and Blue have 2 wins and 2 losses each. Over 2.5 goals were scored in 4 of the previous 7 games in all competitions.

At home, they are on a 6 game win streak in the league and are unbeaten in 7 matches. Three of those games had the same scoreline 1-0. In 4 of the last 5 matches, a score of under 2.5 goals was scored.

The hosts have started the season well and their home form has given them the 5th spot in the table. In 12 matches they have won half and lost only 3 in the process. The team from Barcelona are just 3 points away from the top spot.

Girona has also shown an average performance till now in the league. They are 9th in the table and have won 4 matches while losing 3 as well. They tend to draw more games, 5 draws clearly explains that. They are equal on points with Levante and Valladolid, so a win might get them to progress up the table.

The White and Reds are unbeaten in 5 previous matches in all competitions which includes 2 wins. Under 2.5 goals came in 3 of their recent 5 matches across all venues.

Another major highlight to their season is that they have never lost an away match in the league this season and are the only team to do so. So we can see a spirited performance in Sundays match between two sides on form.

Espanyol vs Girona: Head-to-head (h2h)

  • In 2 competitive h2h played between these two, both of them has a win each.
  • Both the matches had under 2.5 goals in total.
  • Girona won the only h2h game held at the home of Espanyol by just one goal.

Espanyol vs Girona: Prediction

There have been under 2.5 goals in 17 of Espanyol’s last 21 home matches. In this season 8 matches played by the hosts had under 2.5 goals. The visitors were part of 7 matches which had a similar score. So we can bet on a score under 2.5 goals with 1.64 odd.

The home side has not lost a home game since round 37 of last season. As of now, they are on a 6 match win streak. Even with a 6 game unbeaten run, Girona cannot challenge the home side. So on the back of the home form, we can bet on the home side to win this close game with 1.67 odd.

Espanyol vs Girona: Betting Tips

  • Under 2.5 goals @ 1.64 (7/11).
  • Espanyol to win @ 1.67 (2/3).