Espanyol will host Atletico Madrid at the RCDE Stadium in Cornella de Llobregat in the Matchday 4 of the 2021-22 La Liga season today, September 12, 2021, at 8:00 AM (ET). Here, you will find everything there is to know about this Spanish league soccer match, such as predictions, odds, storylines, and how to watch the game online.
This will be their 42nd overall meeting. There are no surprises here as Atletico Madrid are the favorites in head-to-head clashes, having celebrated a victory on 17 occasions so far; Espanyol have grabbed a triumph 14 times to this day, and a great number of even 10 matches have ended in a draw.
Their most recent game was played on March 1, 2020, when the game ended in a surprising 1-1 draw in Catalonia. It promises to be a more exciting clash as they meet for the first time in the new 2021/2022 La Liga season.
Espanyol vs Atletico Madrid: Match Information
Date: Sunday, September 12, 2021
Time: 8:00 AM (ET)
Location: RCDE Stadium, Cornella de Llobregat
Espanyol vs Atletico Madrid: Times by State in the US
ET: 8:00 AM
CT: 7:00 AM
MT: 6:00 AM
PT: 5:00 AM
Espanyol vs Atletico Madrid: Storylines
Espanyol have not been off to a great start to the La Liga season. In their first three fixtures, they have lost once and the next two games have ended in a draw (LDD). Meanwhile, Atletico Madrid are in much better form, as they have won twice in their first three matches. In addition, they one draw and are still unbeaten (DWW).
The White and Blue currently sit in 16th place on the La Liga table with two points in three matches so far. On the other hand, the current champions are placed well above them, in fifth place in La Liga with seven points won in three games in the 2021-22 season.
These opponents have a long history of clashes as their first one dates back to November 16, 1996, when Atletico won 2-1. Thanks to this exciting clash, we will see if either of the two clubs will go home with the three points in Round 4.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Espanyol vs Atletico Madrid in the U.S.
The 2021-22 La Liga Round 4 game between Espanyol and Atletico Madrid, to be played today, at the RCDE Stadium in Cornella de Llobregat, will be broadcasted on ESPN+ in the United States.
Espanyol vs Atletico Madrid: Predictions And Odds
The odds are in favor of Atletico Madrid. FanDuel see them as the lone favorites and thus, they have given them -110 odds to grab their third win of the new season. The home side Espanyol have a +340 odds to cause an upset in the third round, while a tie would result in a +230 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel