After three wins in a row, Espanyol looking to keep their good run of form when they host Real Sociedad at the El Prat de Cornella in the 22nd round of the Spanish La Liga.
Espanyol Looking To Keep Collecting Points
The hosts have started their season on an inconsistent form. However, they have been really solid in recent weeks as the team have won their last three games straight in La Liga. Espanyol have collected a total of 10 points from a possible 15 in their last five league games in La Liga. Their last league match was against Malaga away from home where they won 1-0.
Espanyol are currently sitting in the 8th place in the league table. They have 32 points from 8 wins, 8 draws and 5 losses. The team scored 29 goals and conceded 27 since the start of the season.
Pablo Piatti will be sitting this week out, after having it confirmed that he fractured his skull against Malaga last time out.
The Visitors Aiming For Top 4
The visitors have kept their position in the league table close to the European spots for the majority of the season. Real Sociedad have collected a total of 9 points from a possible 15 in their last five league games in La Liga. Their last league match was against Osasuna at home where they won 3-2.
Real Sociedad are currently sitting in the 5th place in the league table. They have 38 points from 12 wins, 2 draws and 7 losses. They have scored 34 goals and conceded 30 since the start of the season.
Inigo Martinez returns from suspension and should immediately replace Mikel Gonzalez at centre-back. Alvaro Odriozola will be competing with Joseba Zaldua for a start at right-back for Real Sociedad.
Head To Head
Espanyol have won 2 of the last 5 meetings between the two teams. The last clash between the two teams was in September 2016 when the final score was 1-1 in the reverse fixture.
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