The visitor discounted but it is not enough. The local team wins by a large difference at the Estadio de la Cerámica stadium.
The local team has just won and wants to maintain its positive streak, while the visitor will try to get the three points again, after having tied last night.
Villarreal defeated Granada 4-1 in their previous match and will be looking for another favorable result at home. In the last 4 games played, they won 2 games, lost 1 time and tied 1 game.
Espanyol added one to one on the previous date, after equaling 1 to 1 with Sevilla. In the last games they played, they had 2 losses and 2 draws.
The local team is in sixth place with 39 points and 10 wins, while the visitor reached 29 points and is in fourteenth place in the tournament.
The referee appointed for the match was Ricardo de Burgos Bengoetxea.
Villarreal likely formation today
The team led by Unai Emery poses its game with a 4-4-2 formation with Gerónimo Rulli in goal; Serge Aurier, Raúl Albiol, Pau Torres and Pervis Estupiñán in defense; Yéremy Pino, Étienne Capoue, Dani Parejo and Manu Trigueros in the middle; and Arnaut Danjuma and Giovani Lo Celso up front.
Probable formation of Espanyol today
For their part, those led by Vicente Moreno stand on the field with a 4-3-3 strategy with Diego López under the three sticks; Óscar Gil, Sergi Gómez, Leandro Cabrera, Adriá Pedrosa in defense; Yangel Herrera, Keidi Bare and Sergi Darder in midfield; and Javi Puado, Raúl de Tomás and Tonny Vilhena up front.