Espanyol vs Atl. Madrid – Prediction, and Match Preview
Espanyol vs Atl. Madrid – After losing to Barcelona 2-4 in their previous La Liga match, Espanyol will be hoping for a better outcome in this one.
In that game, Espanyol had 30% of the possession and 7 of their 15 shots on goal were successful. Joselu (92′) and Javi Puado (73′) scored goals for Espanyol.
Five of Barcelona’s 15 goal efforts found the back of the net. For Barcelona, goals were scored by Jules Koundé (53′), Alejandro Balde (20′), and Robert Lewandowski (11′, 40′).
Recently, games involving Espanyol have proven to be exciting contests, frequently featuring a lot of goalmouth action. With an average of 3.67 goals per game over the previous six games, both sides have scored a total of 22 goals, with 8 of those goals coming from Espanyol.
Atlético Madrid and their visiting supporters will be hoping for a better outcome after losing to Elche CF in their most recent La Liga match.
Atlético Madrid enjoyed 50% of the possession in that game and made 12 shots on goal, four of which were successful. Elche attempted 15 goals at the other end, and four of them were successful. Elche CF scored thanks to Fidel (41′).
When examining their recent results, Atlético Madrid has been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, giving up a total of 7 goals. Atlético Madrid hasn’t been very reliable defensively. But there’s no guarantee that tendency will continue into this game.
Espanyol vs Atl. Madrid – Betting Analysis
Looking at their most recent head-to-head matches dating back to 04/05/2019, we see that Espanyol has won one, Atlético Madrid has won three, and there have been two draws.
During this time, the two teams combined for 17 goals, with 8 from Periquitos and 9 from Atleti. There are 2.83 goals scored on average per game.
On November 6, 2022, Atlético Madrid and Espanyol played in La Liga Match Day 13, which ended with a 1-1 tie. Juan Luis Pulido Santana served as the official. Espanyol may struggle to score in this matchup against an Atlético Madrid team that we predict will come out on top.
What are the top odds for this match?
Looking at the betting prices for the match on the win-draw-win market, backing Espanyol is available for 3.11, backing the game finishing all-square is 3.6 and betting on a win for Atlético Madrid can get you 2.23. They’re the top returns being offered right now.
Espanyol vs Atl. Madrid – Head -to- Head
Our Prediction: Away Win