Rayo Vallecano vs Espanyol Preview and Line Up Prediction: Draw 1-1 at 11/2
Rayo Vallecano and Espanyol will play their sixteenth game of the La Liga season at Estadio del Rayo Vallecano on Saturday, 20th December.
The teams last played in April this year and the game ended in a 2 – 2 draw. In November 2013 Espanyol beat Rayo Vallecano 4 – 1.
Rayo Vallecano is twelfth in the league with 17 points having won 5 games, drawn 2 and lost 8. They are one point above Getafe CF.
Espanyol is eleventh in the league also with 17 points having won 4 games, drawn 5 and lost 6. They are ahead of Rayo Vallecano with a goal difference of -6 to Rayo’s -12.
Predicted Line Ups:
Rayo Vallecano: Alvarez, Nacho, Morcillo, Quini, Pozuelo, Embarba, Baena, L Alex Moreno, S Jozabed, Lica, Pereira.
Espanyol: P Sabata, Javi Lopez, Moreno, Rodriguez, Clerc, Mattioni, Alvarez, Abraham, Alex Fernandez, Lanzarote, Stuani.
A 1 – 1 draw is the most likely outcome with William Hill and Bet365 offering odds of 6/1 and 11/2 respectively.
William Hill Odds: 11/8 Rayo Vallecano to Win, 12/5 for a Draw and 19/10 Espanyol to Win
Bet365 Odds: 5/4 Rayo Vallecano to Win, 5/2 for a Draw and 2/1 Espanyol to Win