After a period of quite rough season, Real Madrid is showing clear signs of progress Specifically, after an unfortunate draw against PSG in the Champions League arena, Vulture has immediately 2 - 1 victory over Alaves in La Liga, thereby leveling the gap with the great rival Barca. However, due to poor sub-index, Real must be ranked second in the table. The prosperity of Real Madrid makes the two-horse race between the two giants of Gaur become extremely attractive and of course, they will not be allowed to stumble if they do not want to be left behind.

Against Espanyol here, Real Madrid is determined to win the highest to hope to win the top spot. In terms of form, the Royal team have been unbeaten in the last 6 matches in all competitions, including 4 wins and 2 draws. In particular, Real's play has exploded with 30 goals after 14 games, and the defense has conceded only 11 times. Obviously, Real are showing a very bright face and it is not difficult for them to do well against Espanyol in the next round.

Contrary to the rise of Real Madrid, Espanyol is deep in crisis with a series of extremely poor matches. The Catalans are really stuck in finding themselves a victory. They have just had a 2-4 defeat at home to Osasuna and if they go further, they have not won in the last 4 matches with 2 draws and 2 defeats. With a series of poor matches, coach Pablo Machin has only 9 points after 15 rounds including only 2 wins, 3 draws and up to 10 losses, thereby finishing the penultimate table with 5 points poorly. than the safe group.

Espanyol is considered a bait for big boys this season. Therefore, meeting Espanyol at this time is no better opportunity for Real to get yourself a victory. In contrast to Espanyol, having to be a guest at Real Madrid's Bernabeu is a very difficult challenge and the ability to bring back even 1 point is extremely fragile. In the past, it was not surprising that Real dominated the head-to-head performance of the two teams when there were 7 victories and lost only 1 match in 8 times the two teams met. The difference between the two teams is clearly visible. In the midst of the current performance, defeating a flat Espanyol is not too difficult for Real. With Asian 2 left, it is completely possible to put faith in the landlord.