Espanyol defeat Eibar 1-2 on Sunday at Municipal de Ipurua. The two teams arrived at this match after suffering a defeat in their previous league game. Eibar arrived with the intention of regaining victory after losing against Atlético de Madrid 3-2 while Espanyol fell defeated by 0-3 in the last match they played against Granada. As of today, Eibar is 19th in the LaLiga, having garnered 1 point from 4 matches, while Espanyol sits at 16th with 4 points after playing a total of 4 matches.
The first half ended with little further action at either end and goalless.
Eibar boosted the game in the second half, thanks to a goal from Iván Ramis 58 minutes in the game. However, Espanyol gave an equalizer 1-1 thanks to a goal from Facundo Ferreyra 76 minutes in the game. Later, Espanyol scored once more and turned the match 1-2 thanks to a goal from Esteban Granero 79 minutes in the game, finalising the game with a 1-2.
At the end of the match, both teams made 3 substitutions each. For Eibar, Gonzalo Escalante, Sergio Álvarez and Quique came on for Edu Exposito, Iván Ramis and Sergi Enrich, while Espanyol substituted Matías Vargas, Adrià Pedrosa and Esteban Granero with Marc Roca, Óscar Melendo and Facundo Ferreyra.
The referee booked José Ángel and Edu Exposito from Eibar, while for Espanyol Naldo, Marc Roca and Adrià Pedrosa saw a yellow card and Naldo (2 yellow cards) saw the red card.
Eibar will play against Levante at away stadium, while Espanyol will face Real Sociedad at home stadium.