Valencia will play at home against Espanyol in the 19th round of the Spanish Championship. The match will take place on December 31.
Valencia are 8th in the La Liga standings with 28 points after 18 rounds. The “bats” have 7 wins, 7 draws and 4 losses.
Valencia has turned into a tough opponent since autumn. After an away defeat to Betis in the 11th round (1: 4), the Bats are no longer inferior in official matches.
The Orange team’s unbeaten streak continues for 9 games in a row, and in the last 5 games Valencia’s players have consistently proved to be stronger than their rivals.
On average, the “bats” score at least two goals per match, but they also concede in almost every match.
Such footballers as Uros Racic, Dimitri Fulchier, Gabrielu Pauliste, Tony Lato, Thierry Correy and Coba Kuandredi will not enter the field.
Espanyol is 11th in the Spanish Championship with 23 points. The White-Blues have 6 wins, 5 draws and 7 defeats in 18 meetings.
Espanyol’s results in La Liga are volatile. This team has never won in the current championship in 2 rounds in a row, and in the last 7 meetings in the championship, the “parrots” do without draws, alternating victories and defeats.
In the last round, Espanyol were defeated by Celta on the road, the match ended with a score of 3: 1. But the round before that, Espanyol took Levante at home and won a strong-willed victory with a score of 4: 3.
The “parrots” have numerous losses amid the COVID-19 epidemic in the club. Joan Garcia, Miguelon, Fernando Calero, Xavi Puado, Fran Merida, Alvaro Vadillo, Lauren Moron passed positive tests for coronavirus. Also, due to injuries, Oscar Gil, David Lopez and Landry Dimata will not enter the field.
Forecast and rate
You can bet on Valencia to win at 1.79, 1xbet mobile app download offer a draw at 3.70, and Espanyol to win at 4.90.
The forecast is that Valencia is in excellent shape, so in a home match against a team that consistently grieves its fans on foreign fields, the bats are likely to be much closer to victory. Also, if you look at the teams’ performance, we can conclude that there will be a lot of goals in the match.
Bet – “Valencia” will not lose and the total of the match is over 2.5 for 2.48.