The visiting team is currently in 1st place, with 78 points won, after 23 wins, 9 draws and 7 losses. In the penultimate match, they drew with Real Zaragoza by (0‑0). In the last match, they lost at home to FC Cartagena by (0‑2). This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, it presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 games it has registered 6 wins, 6 draws and 3 losses away, with a total of 21 goals. they scored and 12 conceded. At home, he won 10 wins, 1 draw and 4 losses, with a total of 30 goals scored and 12 conceded. In the last 10 away games for the league, Espanyol has registered 3 wins, 5 draws and 2 losses, having won 14 points out of 30 possible. In away matches played in the league, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 ‘was 0‑0, which occurred in 7 of their 20 matches. His attack has scored regularly, as he managed to score in 8 of the last 10 matches in this competition. In 39 games in this competition he suffered the first goal 10 times and only managed 2 laps on the scoreboard.
Espanyol enters this match after a 0-2 defeat against FC Cartagena, in a match related to the thirty-ninth day of the SmartBank League. Julián Delmás and Rubén Castro, from a penalty, scored the winning goals away.
For this game, away from home, coach Vicente Moreno must keep the team 4-4-2, with Landry Dimata and Lei Wu being the offensive referents of the Barça team. For its part, the central corridor must be made up of Nicolás Melamed, Fran Mérida, Sergi Darder and Adrián Embarba. Apparently, the Espanyol coach cannot count on his main striker to contract the new coronavirus.