Wolverhampton vs Espanyol Free Betting Tips
It’s not just the Champions League that is making a comeback this week!
This Thursday, the 1/16 finals of the Europa League will begin across Europe. At 9 p.m., Wolverhampton will host Espanyol Barcelona at the Molineux Stadium for a duel of outsiders from the English and Spanish championships. Rarely present in the European Cup, the two clubs did not deserve it during this 2019-2020 edition of the C3 and even achieved a beautiful group stage. First in his group with 11 points, Espanyol had preceded the Bulgarian club Ludogorets, the Hungarians of Ferencvaros and what was the favorite of group H, CSKA Moscow. A logical qualification in short, but the situation could be very different this Thursday.
Despite their 2nd place, the English club had finished their group stage with 13 points, more than Espanyol, but had encountered a team from Sporting Braga author of a near faultless (14 points) . Premier League revelation team for two seasons, the club trained by Nuno Espirito Santo can act as a scarecrow in this Europa League!
Key stats for the match Wolverhampton vs Espanyol
Surprised by Braga on the 1st day (0-1), Wolverhampton had then perfectly finished its group phase: 4 victories, 1 draw!
Espanyol is Liga’s red lantern. The second club in Barcelona seems to be paying for its 7th place last season and its presence in the European Cup this season!
Maintenance remains the top priority for Espanyol. Three days before a major trip to a direct competitor, Valladolid, there is no doubt that this C3 match will take second place.
The Wolves are among the teams that produce one of the most alluring games in the Premier League. From the coach to part of the workforce, the Portuguese colony works miracles and still points in 8th place today, just 5 points from 4th place.
Free Betting Tips Wolverhampton vs Espanyol
Wolverhampton is the favorite logic of this sixteenth round of first leg. Since the end of the group stage, Espanyol Barcelona has not managed to get out of last place or the red zone in La Liga. The Europa League should not be a priority and even by spinning, the Wolves should win at home, the club receiving the last Premier League match this Sunday, Norwich.
Betting Tips: Wolverhampton win the match