Real Madrid and Espanyol will take on each other on Saturday, March 11. Moreover, the fixture will take place at Santiago Bernabéu Stadium in Madrid, Spain.
Real Madrid are coming into this fixture after drawing against Real Betis on Monday. Moreover, they went on to draw the game by 0-0 against Real Betis. Real Madrid are sitting in the second position of the table with 53 points in 24 games.
Espanyol are coming into this fixture after losing against Valladolid on Sunday. Moreover, they went on to lose the game by 2-1 against Valladolid. Espanyol are sitting in the 13th position of the table with 27 points in 24 games.
Players to Watch
Luca Modric (Real Madrid)
Luca Modric is expected to be back for Real Madrid against Espanyol. The attack of Real Madrid hasn’t looked threatening. However, a couple of comebacks like Luca Modric’s could unlock their attack.
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Joselu will be leading the attack for Espanyol against Real Madrid. Moreover, he has gone on to score 11 goals in 21 games so far this season.
Fernando Pacheco (Espanyol)
Fernando Pacheco will be an important player in Espanyol against Real Madrid. It is because many Real Madrid attackers will be back on the side. With such a strong attack, Fernando Pacheco will have put out extra effort.
Real Madrid vs Espanyol Head-to-Head Stats
Real Madrid vs RCD Espanyol’s head-to-head record shows that of the 29 meetings they’ve had, Real Madrid has won 24 times and RCD Espanyol has won 2 times. 3 fixtures between Real Madrid and RCD Espanyol have ended in a draw.
Last Five Matches Form
Real Madrid’s recent form: DWLLW
Espanyol recent form: LLWWD
Real Madrid vs Espanyol – Match Prediction
Real Madrid are likely to win the La Liga match against Espanyol on Saturday. The scoreline could be in favor of them by 3-0.
Real Madrid vs Espanyol – Betting Tips
Tip 1: Result – Real Madrid Win
Real Madrid could go on to win this game against Espanyol on Saturday. They have greater power in terms of attack.
Tip 2: Game to have over 2.5 goals – Yes
Real Madrid have a greater attack this week compared to the last week.
Tip 3: Real Madrid to score first – Yes
Real Madrid are likely to score first against Espanyol on Saturday.
Tip 4: Karim Benzema to score – Yes
Karim Benzema will be leading the attack for Real Madrid and he is likely to score on Saturday.
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