Rayo Vallecano vs Espanyol Prediction – La Liga – 12/05

Rayo Vallecano vs Espanyol prediction on December 05, 2021. Both Rayo Vallecano and Espanyol are in dire need of points to improve their position on the leaderboard. However, Rayo Vallecano’s current form is considered to be slightly better than the away team Espanyol.

Rayo Vallecano Overview

Rayo Vallecano vs Espanyol Prediction

Rayo Vallecano with the status of a rookie this season, they are understandably unstable in form. But the host is having a pretty good record in the rankings thanks to the excellence of striker Falcao. The 24 points obtained after 15 rounds help the home team to stand in 5th place on the rankings. 

This is considered a pretty big surprise for a rookie like Vallecano. They still maintain a pretty good record in recent times. So in the upcoming match with home advantage, they will be determined to be able to win all 3 points.

Espanyol Overview

Espanyol is also a rookie this season, they have played quite well this season to help them temporarily rest assured with the goal of relegation. After 15 rounds, they got 20 points and temporarily ranked 10th on the rankings. 

This is a position that is considered successful with the away team when they are 8 points ahead of the dangerous group. The away team still has quite good results in recent rounds. But in the next match, they have to march away from home with a stronger opponent. So it is difficult for Espanyol to get good results.

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Rayo Vallecano vs Espanyol Prediction

Asian Handicap – Rayo Vallecano vs Espanyol Prediction

As for the host Rayo Vallecano, they have 24 points after 15 matches and are in 6th place in the Spanish league table. Coach Andoni Iraola’s men have just won a convincing 3-1 victory over Mallorca in the recent home match. Broadly, the home team is unbeaten in the last 8/10 home matches, in all competitions, including 7 wins.

Espanyol is ranked 9th on the table with 20 points after 15 matches. Espanyol players did not win the last 8/10 trips, including 4 draws and 4 losses. From the above data, choosing Rayo Vallecano with outstanding performance and home-field advantage is the best option in this matchup.

Rayo Vallecano vs Espanyol prediction: 

  • Choose Rayo Vallecano -0.25 (HT)
  • Choose Rayo Vallecano -0.25 (FT)

European Bet

Rayo Vallecano vs Espanyol Prediction

In the last confrontation between the two teams, Rayo Vallecano had a gentle 2-0 victory over Espanyol at home. Therefore, if there is no stumble, the host Rayo Vallecano is predicted to be the team to get 3 valuable points. Therefore, players can completely put their trust in Rayo Vallecano in this category.

Choose Rayo Vallecano (FT)

Over/Under Bet – Rayo Vallecano vs Espanyol Prediction

The statistics show that Over has exploded in the last 5/7 confrontations of the two teams. Not only that, the last 3/5 home matches on Rayo Vallecano’s side also ended with at least 3 goals scored. The same scenario was repeated in the last 4/6 trips as a guest on the Espanyol side.

Rayo Vallecano vs Espanyol prediction: 

  • Choose Over 1 (HT)
  • Choose Over 2.25 (FT)

Line up

Rayo Vallecano: Carlos, Amaya, Piti, Quini, Crespo, Ozbiliz, Tito, Trashorras, Bebe, Embarba, Goncalves.

Espanyol: Lopez, Herrera, Embarba, Vidal, Gomez, Cabrera, Pedrosa, Morlanes, Darder, Puado, De Tomas.