Barcelona Vs Espanyol 2016 La Liga Match Stats, Prediction and Live Match

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Sunday, December 18th, 2016 | 0

In the Catalan Derby, Barcelona and  Espanyol will play at the 16th la liga match for them of current time of year. The first encounter of Catalan derby Barcelona will host the match at Camp Nou (Barcelona).  Match time of kick off also fixed at 1:45 AM (+6 UK Time) 19:45 UK time. Barcelona is the 3rd team of the season so far with 31 points and Espanyol are 9th with 22 points. Since 1993-94, this will also 52nd face to face among Barcelona and Espanyol.

Barcelona Vs Espanyol 2016

Match Details:

Date                         :     18th December 2016

Match                       :     Barcelona Vs Espanyol

League /Season     :     Spanish la Liga 2016-17

Venue                      :    Camp Nou (Barcelona)

Day                            :     Saturday

Kick-off                    :   1:45 AM (+6 UK Time) 19:45 UK time


TV Broadcasting List:

  • ESPN Brasil
  • Star Sports 4 Asia
  • TenSportss
  • QQ Sports Live
  • Sky Sports 1/HD UK,
  • ESPN Play Latin America

Barcelona haven’t a great season so far in league. They have already 4 drawn and 2 defeats. Though Barca scored 37 goals in this season but they have only 31 points from 15 matches. League leader Real Madrid have only 4 drawn and no defats. And with 37 points much ahead then Barcelona.

This match opponent, another Catalan team Espanyol have 22 points with 5 wins and 7 drawn. 19 goals scored by Espanyol where conceded 18 as well.

At 2008-09 season Espanyol win last time over Barcelona in league. That victory also came from Camp Nou. Since 1994-95,  in 52 head to head Espanyol only won 5 games and Barcelona won in 34 games. 13 matches were drawn also.

Barcelona First lineup:

Marc-Andre ter Stegen, G Pique, Lucas Digne, A Turan, Ivan Rakitic, A Iniesta (captain), Luis Suarez, A Gomes, Lionel Messi (vice-captain),  A Vidal, Sergi Roberto, S Busquets (3rd captain), Rafinha, Denis Suarez, J Mascherano (4th captain)


Espanyol First lineup:

Roberto, Victor Alvarez (3rd captain), Victor Sanchez (vice-captain), Ruben Duarte, Gerard Moreno, Oscar Duarte, Leo Baptistao, Pape Diop, Jose Manuel Jurado, Jose Antonio Reyes, Hernan Perez, Alvaro Gonzalez (4th captain), Javi Lopez (captain), Anaitz Arbilla, Martin Demichelis


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