In a weekend match on Sun Jul 5th, in week 34, Espanyol will host Leganés at Rcde Stadium in a clash of these two evenly matched La Liga teams. The game day is forecasted to be a cloudy and cool day, with daytime temperatures of only 18 degrees, which will be a great treat for players. Espanyol sits at 20th place in the tables. In their last match they recorded a 0-1 loss against Real Madrid, and Espanyol looks to improve on their recent performance, having earned only 9 points in their last 10 matches, while 19th placed Leganés is fresh off their 0-3 loss against Sevilla. Leganés looks to improve on their recent performance, having lost 5 of their last 10.
As of right now the betting odds favour Espanyol to win.
Leganés and Espanyol last played eachother at the Estadio Municipal De Butarque on the 22nd of December. Leganés won by a score of 2 to 0 in front of just over 10000 jubilant fans. Martin Braithwaite struck first for Leganés in the 11th minute on a feed from Óscar Rodríguez, then Youssef En-Nesyri added another in the 54th minute on a feed from Kevin Rodrigues At the end of 90 a dissapointed Espanyol couldn't manage to score, and Leganés took the shutout win.
Leganés hasn't been successful in netting any goals lately. Their top scorers in the last five matches are Óscar Rodríguez and Javier Avilés, and they each have 1 goal. Espanyol hasn't been successful in netting any goals lately. Their top scorers in the last 5 matches are Wu Lei and Bernardo Espinosa, and they each have 1 goal
Raúl de Tomás and Sébastien Corchia are unavailable to play for Abelardo Fernández Antuña's team, while Javier Aguirre Onaindía's Leganés squad will be without Óscar Rodríguez, Guido Carrillo and Alexander Szymanowski.