Our prediction for this Segunda Division match:
Eldense and Espanyol face each other in an enticing Segunda División clash set to ignite the pitch with excitement. With Espanyol coming off a splendid performance against Villarreal B, where they displayed finesse and determination, they enter this match as the favorites. The visitors will look to capitalize on their recent momentum and secure an away victory. While Eldense boasts a competitive spirit, they may face an uphill battle, especially with Youness Lachhab being their sole absentee.
On the other hand, Espanyol will have to navigate the match without Omar El Hilali, who is serving a suspension. Despite the challenges, both teams are expected to bring their A-game to the field. As the stakes are high and the competition fierce, fans can anticipate a thrilling encounter filled with intense action and strategic gameplay. Don't miss out on the excitement as these two teams clash for dominance in the Segunda División arena.
Highlighted Team (Espanyol):
Espanyol are a Catalan club that plays in Spanish La Liga. Espanyol were founded in 1900 and their original name was Sociedad Espanola de Football. In 1901 the Catalan club changed its name to Club Espanol de Futbol. Los Periquitos used to play in bright yellow shirts in the past, but current colour of the team’s home kit is blue and white.
Espanyol’s fiercest rivals are Barcelona and the two teams face each other in the Catalan derby (Derbi barceloni). Espanyol have always been in Barca’s shadow, but it has to be noted that los Periquitos have won four Copa del Rey (Spanish Cup trophies).
The likes of Raul Tamudo, Jose Maria, Antonio Argiles and Mauricio Pochettino are players with most appearances for the Catalan outfit. Espanyol play their home games at Estadio Cornella-El Prat and the capacity of the stadium is 40,500. Los Periquitos have never participated in the Champions League.