In a meeting of the 36th round of the Spanish La Liga, the team of Eibar will go up against Espanyol. The duel of the stadium 'Ipurua` is another great chance for you (apart from all other interesting football matches today) to earn some cash thanks to our soccer tips from paid soccer picks !
The game is crucial for the hosts, who are struggling to save themselves from relegation and need these three points in the battle for survival in Spanish football elite. The hosts have already defeated their rival this season, as it occurred at the beginning of this calendar year, after success with 2:1 as a guest. So the expectations for a new triumph over Espanyol in this tournament does not seem an impossible mission.
Eibar is just above the line of the relegation zone - ranked on the 17th place with an asset of 31 points. The team has an 18-point lead over Deportivo La Coruna and three more than Granada. Adding and the team of Almeria, which takes the 16th position in La Liga with 32 points, the battle for survival will be in the last championship round. So the hosts are in a need of three points to be able to remain outside the isolated area, and to look more boldly to his salvation. Eibar, however, is in a tragic series, losing the last five games in La Liga.
Espanyol is without any specific goals and ambitions for the rest of the season. The team of Catalonia is located in the middle of the table with 46 points in total. Although it did not fight for anything, it enjoys having a strong form in the recent months. These players have had just one defeat in their last nine meetings in La Liga. Espanyol presented extremely strong with their visits, as for the last four visits, they have had 2 wins and 2 draws.
Eibar needs the three points and despite the strong form of Espanyol, the hosts must win this fight.
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