Match Date: Sun, 01-Dec-19
Kick-Off Time: 15:00 GMT
Espanyol‘s last game in the UEFA Europa League – 2019/2020 – Europa League Grp. H was on Thu, 28-Nov-19. The match ended in a D for this game’s hosts with a final score of Ferencvaros 2 : 2 Espanyol.
Osasuna‘s last game in the LaLiga – 2019/2020 was on Sun, 24-Nov-19. The match ended in a L for this game’s guests with a final score of Osasuna 1 : 2 Athletic Bilbao.
Osasuna are currently sitting higher in the league table. They are in slot number 11 in the standings. After 14 rounds so far, they have 19 points from 4 wins, 7 draws and 3 losses. The team scored 17 goals and conceded 15 since the start of the season. Making their goal difference +2.
Espanyol are number 19 in the league table standings. After 14 rounds so far, they have 9 points from 2 wins, 3 draws and 9 losses. The team scored 8 goals and conceded 24 since the start of the season. Making their goal difference -16.
Naldo is set to be sidelined until the end of December with a hamstring injury, which will give Fernando Calero an extended run at centre-back.
Matias Vargas has a sprained ankle, while Facundo Ferreyra is also on the sidelines due to injury.
Pablo Machin is expected to go with a front two of Jonathan Calleri and Wu Lei this weekend.
Oier is back from suspension and should partner Darko Brasanac or Fran Merida in central midfield.
Nacho Vidal has been passed fit after a hamstring problem and should start at right-back for the visitors.
Facundo Roncaglia should continue at centre-back, while Adrian Lopez might get a start up front.
Espanyol‘s top scorer this season is E. Granero with 1 goals so far this season. M. Vargas has assisted the most with 2 assists since the start of the campaign.
Osasuna‘s top scorer this season is R. García with 4 goals so far this season. R. Torres has assisted the most with 3 assists since the start of the campaign.
Head To Head
When it comes to direct head to head meetings between these two sides, Espanyol‘s winning record is 3/6. The visitors’ record is 2/6. 1/6 is the draw record between them.
The last match between the two side was on 26-02-2017 and the final score was Espanyol 3 : 0 Osasuna.
Both teams to score @ 1.90 – BET HERE
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.53 – BET HERE