Espanyol and Girona will be facing each other at the RCDE Stadium on Sunday afternoon, with both looking to continue their solid La Liga campaigns. Espanyol were beaten 2-1 on the road at Sevilla last time out in La Liga, with their consolation goal being scored by Borja Iglesias. On the other hand, Girona only managed a nil-nil home draw against Leganes last weekend. Follow all our predictions, odds, free bets and betting tips below.
Betting Tips for the game
Espanyol have enjoyed a strong La Liga season overall, but their recent form has been poor. The Catalans have only won once in their last four competitive fixtures while losing twice. However, Espanyol have been perfect on home soil in La Liga this season, having won each of their five fixtures. Espanyol currently lie 5th in the league table, just three points adrift of the current leaders Barcelona.
Girona, on the other hand, head into this tie on the back of a five-game unbeaten streak across all competitions. Overall, Girona have only won two of their last ten fixtures. Away from home, Girona are yet to lose this season, although three of their five league trips have ended in draws. Girona currently lie 9th in the La Liga table, just four points behind their Sunday’s opponents.
Although Girona have been a tough nut to crack on the road throughout this La Liga season, they face an Espanyol team that have won all their five home league outings. Our betting tips and predictions fancies Espanyol to win at odds 1.60.
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Espanyol are the second-best home team in the division with 15 points to their name after five home league games. Their opponents have been a solid side away from home, but four of their last five trips have ended in draws. Our preview expect Espanyol to win at odds 1.60.
Espanyol to win at odds 1.60
Espanyol vs Girona Draw at odds 3.60
Girona to win at odds 6.00
Correct Score odds
Espanyol have kept a clean sheet in four of their six home league games of this campaign, while conceding just twice overall. Meanwhile, Girona have netted just once in their most recent two league trips. In addition, four of the last five meetings between these two sides have seen goals just at one end of the pitch. Our correct score prediction anticipate Espanyol to win 1-0 at odds 5.50.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Correct score prediction:”]Espanyol to win 1-0 at odds 5.50[/bet_tip_now]
Over/Under 2.5 Goals odds
Both meetings between these two sides in the previous La Liga season have been low-scoring affairs. Espanyol have conceded just one goal on home soil this La Liga campaign. On the flip side, Girona hold one of the worst attacking records in the division with just 13 goals in twelve league fixtures. Our total goals prediction fancies under 2.5 goals at odds 1.61.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Goal odds and predictions:”]Under 2.5 goals at odds 1.61[/bet_tip_now]
First Goalscorer odds
Borja Iglesias has been the standout player for Espanyol throughout this La Liga campaign, helping his team with seven goals and two assists. Iglesias has scored at least once in each of his last four league appearances and we back him to continue this good run of form here. Our first goalscorer prediction is Borja Iglesias at odds 4.25.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”First goalscorer prediction:”]Borja Iglesias at odds 4.25[/bet_tip_now]
Free bet offers
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