Paso vs Espanyol. Prediction for the match of the Spanish Cup

In the Copa del Rey match on December 20, Paso hosts Espanyol. What to expect from this duel? What are the best bets for the upcoming match?

Our Expert Predictions & Analysis on Paso vs Espanyol


If last season Paso took only sixth place in the elite championship, then the start of the new tournament brought the team only five wins and a draw, which correspond to 16 points and 13th position in the relegation zone. After a series of three defeats in a row, Athletic beat Montilo on the road (1: 0).

At the last stage of the Spanish Cup, the team defeated Murcia in a penalty shootout, which became a sensation of the entire tour and for which few predicted.


This week, Diego Matrines will try to wake up his team, which missed big football. At the stage of the 1/32 finals of the Spanish Cup, the Catalan team easily dealt with Rincon (3:0), after which they went on a big vacation associated with the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

In the La Liga tournament, the " parrots " recorded two wins and six peaceful outcomes over 14 rounds, which ultimately corresponds to 12 points and 16th position in the standings.

Paso vs Espanyol

Paso vs Espanyol facts

  • Exact score 0:2 - the hosts have lost 3 of their last 4 matches;
  • Corners: total under 9.5 - this betting option was held in 3 of the last 5 matches of Espanyol;
  • Goals in both halves - yes - in 2 of the last 4 away matches, goals were scored in both halves.

Game Totals Prediction

In this match, it is hard to expect another outcome, except for the confident success of the representatives of the top division. Most likely, due to the class and experience of the performers, the club from the Primera will break through to the next round without any problems. In addition, in this match, Paso will play exclusively from defense, which Barcelona will be able to easily crush.

Our prediction is an Asian handicap (-2) on Espanyol and we bet on this through the bookmaker line Mostbet with a coefficient of 2.25.

We assume that rested teams will please not only with active attacking actions, but also realize chances in full.

Second bet - total over 3 goals for 2.23.

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