Preview: Actual Madrid Vs Espanyol- Team News, Prediction & Greater


Real Madrid welcome RCD Espanyol to the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday afternoon in a  conflict that could see Los Blancos be crowned La Liga champions.

The All Whites are best a point away from La Liga crown with four fits to head. It can be their 2d La Liga crown in a row. Real Madrid will look to hold their dominance over the Spanish league whilst arch-opponents Barcelona nevertheless conflict to restore their squad.

Past meets gift for @Lucasvazquez91 and @marcoasensio10 in #RealMadridEspanyol! 🤍🔙💙

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— LaLiga English (@LaLigaEN) April 29, 2022

Real Madrid could be looking for a win desperately in opposition to Espanyol, who are Barcelona’s town opponents, and prevailing the La Liga name against them would make it a lot sweeter.

Los Blancos cross into this contest at the backpedal of a 4-three defeat to Manchester City within the Champions League semi final 1st leg. Much like Real Madrid, Espanyol additionally misplaced their closing aggressive game, which came in opposition to Rayo in the league.(Image Source: Google)

Madrid have without a doubt been the quality facet in Spain this season although they have been extraordinarily fortunate too. They have managed to acquire 78 factors in 33 games 15 factors beforehand of opponents Barcelona who’re languishing in 2d.

Thus a point might be sufficient for Real Madrid towards Espanyol would be enough for them to be confirmed as La Liga champions for the 35th time. If they manage to win against Espanyol they can focus on the Champions league semi-final 2d leg.


𝙎𝙡𝙞𝙙𝙞𝙣’ 𝙩𝙤 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙩𝙞𝙩𝙡𝙚 𝙡𝙞𝙠𝙚… 👀

🇧🇷🤗 @Casemiro.#LaLigaSantander

— LaLiga English (@LaLigaEN) April 27, 2022

Real Madrid will win the league regardless of the end result against Espanyol. But Carlo Ancelotti would be hoping to do it in the front of his personal fanatics. A win against Espanyol may even stable their role because the fine group at Home within the league for this season.

Espanyol however would be seeking to break the party for Real Madrid as a favour to move metropolis rivals Barcelona. Although they’ve one of the worst away statistics in the league this season.

📸✨ 𝙈𝙚𝙢𝙤𝙧𝙞𝙚𝙨 🆚 @RCDEspanyol…

— Real Madrid C.F. 🇬🇧🇺🇸 (@realmadriden) April 28, 2022

The 13th area aspect in La Liga right now will handiest be delaying the inevitable. Espanyol have fared nicely for a newly promoted aspect this season. It will take some thing fantastic and disastrous for them to get relegated now.

Victor Moreno’s aspect without a doubt got here out on pinnacle within the opposite fixture towards Real Madrid as his Espanyol facet gained 2-1 in Catalunya. Something Ancelotti could be hoping to avoid.TEAM NEWS

Real Madrid might be careful of placing out their excellent XI for this game.Keeping the Champions League 2nd leg in mind.

Alaba and Casemiro would most possibly be rested after their damage problems within the 1st leg of the UCL semi very last. Ancelotti would need the experienced duo returned for the sport against Manchester City in Madrid. Benzema, Modric and Caravajal would additionally be rested.

Nacho and Militao are suspended for Real Madrid from the League for the match in opposition to Espanyol. Hazard, Jovic and Mariano are out injured too.


— Real Madrid C.F. 🇬🇧🇺🇸 (@realmadriden) April 28, 2022

Probable Line-up (four-3-3) : T.Courtois; L.Vazquez, Vallejo, Rafa Marin, F. Mendy; E.Camavinga, D.Ceballos, T. Kroos; M. Asensio, Rodrygo, Vinicius Jr.

Espanyol will be seeking to break Real Madrid’s birthday celebration .So Victor Moreno would play his fine 11, luckily for him simplest Keidi Bare will not be to be had in midfield because of an harm.

🔜⏳ #RealMadridEspanyol

— RCD Espanyol de Barcelona (@RCDEspanyol) April 28, 2022

Probable Line-up (four-three-3) : D. Lopez; A. Vidal, Calero, Cabrera, Pedrosa; Y. Herrera,M. Morlanes,S. Darder; J. Puado, R. De Tomas, T. VilhenaGAME CHANGERS

With Benzema most likely rested, Vinicius Jr. and Rodrygo  will upward thrust to the event. The Brazilian duo would like to secure the identify for Real Madrid because the porous defence of Espanyol will destroy below the strain.

Vini Jr vs Man City 📊

• Most dribbles finished (three)
• 2 key passes
• 7 ball recoveries
• three duels received
• 1 solo purpose


— Vini Jr. 🍥 (@ViniciusBurner) April 26, 2022

Vinicius has 25 goal involvements this season and has definitely been the 2d nice player within the Squad simplest at the back of Karim the ‘Dream’.

Raul De Tomas, has been the standout performer for Espanyol this season. He has scored 15 desires and has 3 assists.

🎙️ @RaulDeTomas9: “Estoy bien y feliz. La temporada está siendo buena y queremos acabar de la #RealMadridEspanyol

— RCD Espanyol de Barcelona (@RCDEspanyol) April 28, 2022

De Tomas, who got here through Real Madrid’s academy, may be trying to rain on Los Blancos’ parade who by no means simply gave him a threat on the Bernabeu. Since his departure from Madrid he has developed right into a promising striker.PREDICTIONS

Even a draw could secure Real Madrid the name. We are sure they’ll play with out fear and look to steady it as quickly as possible.  They will maximum in all likelihood be crowned La Liga champions for the thirty fifth time after this recreation.

We at FootTheBall see this being an smooth win for Real Madrid. They will grow to be thrashing Espanyol four-1, with De Tomas getting at the scoresheet for the away group.