Espanyol vs Real Madrid – Match Preview, Tips, Odds

Published: August 23, 2022
Author: Dean Carr
Last Updated: August 23, 2022

Espanyol enjoy home advantage, when visitors Real Madrid swing by this coming Sunday for a La Liga clash.

Read below to see our betting tips and the best odds for the La Liga match between Espanyol and Real Madrid. Real Madrid are second in the La Liga table after winning their opening two matches.

When and where to watch Espanyol vs Real Madrid this coming Sunday

This game will start on Sunday, 28th August at 21:00 at RCDE Stadium.

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Espanyol vs Real Madrid Stats

  • Espanyol have not won 13 of the last 15 matches
  • Espanyol have not won 7 of the last 9 home matches
  • Espanyol have not lost 6 of the last 8 home matches
  • Espanyol have not scored in the last 3 home matches in a row
  • Espanyol have conceded in 4 of the last 5 matches
  • In 8 of the last 10 away matches Real Madrid played, both teams scored
  • Real Madrid have not lost 11 of the last 13 matches
  • Real Madrid have scored in 11 of the last 12 away matches
  • Real Madrid have not lost 10 of the last 12 away matches
  • Real Madrid have won the last 4 matches in a row

Espanyol vs Real Madrid Lineups

Espanyol vs Real Madrid Preview

In the previous three games, Espanyol drew 0-0 with Granada, lost 2-2 against Celta Vigo and 0-2 against Rayo Vallecano. In their last six La Liga home matches, Espanyol have two wins, while they’ve drawn two and lost two. They scored four and conceded five goals.

In their last three matches, Real Madrid first beat Eintracht 2-0, then Almeria by 1-2 and finally Celta Vigo by 1-4. Real Madrid came through their last six away games in the La Liga with four wins. Of those six matches, they drew once and lost once in which, they scored 13 and conceded seven. Real Madrid are among the 1 best away teams in the La Liga this season. They put two wins on the board, scoring six goals whilst also conceding two.

Espanyol vs Real Madrid H2H

Supporters will be hoping to see a similarly thrilling encounter, as it turned out to be the last time Espanyol played against Real Madrid. It finished 4-0 in a great match between the pair. Real Madrid won eight of the last ten encounters against Espanyol, but the latter won 4-0 in the latest meeting. The bookies have Real Madrid to win this match at best price odds of 1.44.

Full Time Result

Espanyol won three of the previous 10 home matches across all tournaments, while drawing four and losing three as well. Real Madrid won seven from a possible 10 away from home, as they also drew one and lost two in this run. Espanyol should go full-on attack at RCDE Stadium, as Real Madrid don’t have the best record, when it comes to conceding. They managed just five clean sheets in their 10 most recent away matches. The hosts claimed one clean sheets in their last 10 matches at home.


Their latest encounter was a belter of a game, which finished with a 4-0 scoreline. An uncommon result, but we would not mind a similar goal fest this coming Sunday.

Over/Under Goals

Over 2.5 goals happened three times in the past ten encounters between Espanyol and Real Madrid, with Espanyol scoring 0.5 goals on average per game. Real Madrid averaged 1.9 goals, while both teams scored two times. Over 2.5 goals came out two times in the ten matches across the tournaments for Espanyol, who scored an average of 0.8 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in four of the visitor’s last ten games this season. On average, they scored two times in those matches.