Real Sociedad vs Espanyol Preview, Tips and Odds

Real Sociedad and Espanyol will meet on Thursday at Reale Stadium in San Sebastian for a match of the 33rd round in La Liga. Despite a poor recent run, Real Sociedad are on the 7th place in the standings with 47 points, while Espanyol are on the last 20th spot with 24 points and ten behind the first team in the safe positions.

Real Sociedad vs Espanyol Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Real Sociedad Win 9 W/ 5 D/ 6 L 5 W/ 3 D/ 2 L
Espanyol Loss 6 W/ 5 D/ 9 L 2 W/ 3 D/ 5 L

Last game between the teams: 22.01.2020 Copa Del Rey: Real Sociedad – Espanyol 2:0; Ander Muguruza 45’, Alexander Isak 62’
Last game at this venue: 22.01.2020 Copa Del Rey: Real Sociedad – Espanyol 2:0; Ander Muguruza 45’, Alexander Isak 62’

Worth mentioning: Real Sociedad won with 2:0 the first meeting with Espanyol for the current term in La Liga. They won the last match from last season, again with a two goal margin, but this time with a score of 1:3 in Barcelona. Espanyol’s last victory dates to May 2019 when they triumphed 2:0 at RCDE Stadium in Catalonya. No draw has been registered in the previous five H2H clashes, as three of those featured over 2,5 goals, and each of the same also witnessed goals at both ends.

Real Sociedad vs Espanyol Stats

As of 30.06 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Real Sociedad Loss 4 W/ 1 D/ 5 L 2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L
Espanyol Loss 2 W/ 2 D/ 6 L 0 W/ 1 D/ 4 L

Last game Real Sociedad: 29.06.2020 La Liga: Getafe – Real Sociedad 2:1; Jaime Mata 20’(penalty), 83’; Adnan Januzaj 55’
Top performers Real Sociedad: Mikel Oyarzabal 9 goals 7 assists, Willian Jose 9 goals 1 assists, Portu 7 goals 8 assists
Next game Real Sociedad: 06.07.2020 La Liga: Levante – Real Sociedad
Last game Espanyol: 28.06.2020 La Liga: Espanyol – Real Madrid 0:1; Casemiro 45’
Top performers Espanyol: Raul De Tomas 4 goals, Wu Lei 4 goals, David Lopez 3 goals 2 assists,.
Next game Espanyol: 05.07.2020 La Liga: Espanyol – Leganes

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Real Sociedad 10-10 4 4 3
Espanyol 8-15 4 4 2

Worth mentioning: Real Sociedad lost 2:1 on Monday away to Getafe. The team has entered their worst period for the season, failing to win any of the five matches since La Liga’s restart in mid-June and are on a run of four straight defeats. They have scored just three goals in the process, not managing more than one in a game. Just two of their last five encounters produced over 2,5 goals, while three saw both involved sides to find the targets.
Espanyol lost the Sunday meeting with Real Madrid, going 0:1 down at home. The team is on a three game losing streak and four matches without a victory. The Parrots have scored just a single goal across their last four outings. One of Espanyol’s last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals, and only the same witnessed goals at both ends. The team is without a win in eight consecutive games on the road.

Real Sociedad vs Espanyol News

Missing players Real Sociedad: Ander Barrenetxea, Ander Guevara, Asier Illarramendi and Luca Sangalli are injured. Ander Guevara is doubtful.
Missing players Espanyol: Facundo Ferreyra, Avila Gordon and Sebastien Corchia are injured.

Real Sociedad vs Espanyol Predictions

Real Sociedad to win – 1.85 @ bet365