Espanyol vs Atletico Madrid Prediction and Odds Date 36
The Pericos managed to tie in the first round at the Estadio Cívitas Metropolitano. This time they will play at the Power8 Stadium, and history could turn around given the conditions with which each of these clubs managed to advance throughout the campaign. The Espanyol vs Atletico Madrid Prediction is leaning towards a strengthened Colchoneros who shine again under Simeone’s leadership. Stick around to get the best data for your bets.
Espanyol vs Atletico Madrid Odds and Statistics La Liga
Espanyol vs Atletico Madrid Betting tips LaLiga: The season so far.
The Pericos only returned from second last season, and since then they have grappled, more so in this campaign, with the risk of relegation.
Espanyol, with eleven defeats in twenty-six games played, were fighting a battle for the place that could mean relegation with every game played. In addition, the goal average was not helping them at all, with only 32 goals scored and 42 conceded, which left them with -10. It has been a tough time in all aspects for the club, and this Espanyol vs Atletico Madrid could be another stepping stone for another setback.
The Colchoneros with a fresh face play the games since returning from the Christmas break, this has meant getting back into the fight for third place.
Atletico Madrid were at times even bidding farewell to the Champions League places, they had great competition with rivals like Real Sociedad and Betis. But the break was great for them and with it came very good matches, with a new unbeaten streak towards their twenty-sixth match. They also have an excellent goal scoring record, with 42 goals scored against other clubs and only nineteen conceded. Espanyol vs Atletico Madrid are in the mood for revenge.
Espanyol vs Atletico Madrid Preview Games and History
On 06/11/22 was the last head to head between them.
The match was dominated by the Colchoneros, but they were not getting the goal and it would be Espanyol who would score the first goal. Fortunately, they would get the equalizer just a few minutes later, but it would not be enough to extend the score in their favor.
The ball would only be 32% on the side of the visitors, who were finding it hard to play the game, dedicated more to the defense; Atletico Madrid would have 68% of ball possession, they were achieving a good time management, but lacked the grit.
Espanyol would reach 71% of accuracy in the plays, this inconsistency was reflected especially in the attempts to go up; the locals would have 88% of effectiveness in the passes, persevering to alter the scoreboard, recovering and having the ball. The Pericos would shoot twice on goal, converting once; Atletico Madrid would shoot seven times, also scoring once.
The first goal of the match would come in the 62nd minute of the second half, with a pass from Joselu to midfielder Sergi Darder. At minute 66′ Joao Félix entered the field and at minute 78′ he was already scoring the equalizer, assisted by Lemar, to end the Espanyol vs Atletico Madrid 1 – 1.
Upcoming LaLiga Games for Matchday 37
On date #37 will be playing Valencia vs Espanyol, what a misfortune for these two clubs to face each other with so much urgency and with everything so even for them; and Atletico Madrid vs Real Sociedad.
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Prediction Espanyol vs Atletico Madrid in May 2023
The five most recent duels between these two teams have taken place between November 2019 and November 2022, all in LaLiga. The Pericos would have failed to pick up any wins; two duels would end in draws; and The Colchoneros would have pocketed three games. No doubt the season is going better for the away side, the home side are going more nightmarish.
The Prediction for Espanyol vs Atletico Madrid is 1 – 2.
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