Espanyol vs Sporting Gijon
Spanish La Liga
Date: Sunday, 11th December 2016,
Kick-Off at 17:30 UK
Venue: RCDE Stadium, Barcelona.
Espanyol vs Gijon: Preview
Espanyol vs Gijon match is going to be held on 11th December at RCDE Stadium. It’s an important football clash between two Spanish football teams where they will try to give their best efforts to win this match and climb up in the league table of Spanish La Liga 2016-17. Espanyol held a goalless away draw against Atlético Madrid and Gijon registered a 3-1 home win against Osasuna on their previous league matches.
At the moment, Espanyol has performed medium and they have secured 4 wins, 7 draws and 3 defeats along with 12th position in La Liga 2016-17 table. In other side performance of Gijon is poor and they have registered 3 wins, 3 draws and 8 defeats along with 18th position in the La Liga table. Espanyol will start the match as favorite against Gijon in their crucial fixture of La Liga at RCDE Stadium.
Espanyol vs Sporting Gijon: Head to Head Statistics
According history, Sporting Gijon are the better team in their previous 18 meetings against each other. Espanyol have won 5 games against Sporting Gijon, drawn 5 games and lost 8 games to Sporting Gijon.
Also, Espanyol haven’t been impressive at home as Sporting Gijon have dominated the games at Cornella El Prat. Sporting Gijon have won 4 games at Cornella El Prat, they have drawn 4 games and lost once to Espanyol. The last two games played between the two teams at Cornella El Prat have been won by Sporting Gijon.
Espanyol vs Sporting Gijon: Prediction
The above stats in the head to head have little or no impact in this game as the two teams are in opposite phase of forms. Espanyol have been unbeaten for a while, while Gijon have been winless for a while. Despite Sporting Gijon’s win last week, they still have a lot of work to do and may go back to their poor form.
We are on the tent of the home teams as we expect a narrow win of 1-0 from them.
Espanyol vs Sporting Gijon: Bet Tips
Espanyol win at 1.72
Both teams to score (no) at 1.66.