Defeating their toughest rivalry in last El Clasico & collecting three more points against Celta Vigo in last match, Barcelona is ready to face Espanyol. One of the biggest Spanish football club rivalry El Derbi Barceloni is scheduled to be played at Estadi Cornella El Prat, the home stadium of White & Blues. After El Clasico, this is the second derby for Barca in a month. Have a look on match preview, time & telecast channels of Espanyol vs Barcelona La Liga game.
|ESPANYOL VS BARCELONA MATCH SCHEDULE|
|Competition||La Liga 2013–14|
|Date||29-03-2014 [GMT & IST]|
|Time||15:00 [GMT] & 20:30 [IST]|
|Stadium||Estadi Cornella El Prat|
|Stadium Capacity||40,500 spectators|
|Home team||Whites & Blues|
|Match day||Thirty first|
|Star Sports 2,|
Gol Stadium, Canal+ Liga / HD
Espanyol vs Barcelona Time & telecast channels
The El Derbi Barceloni will start at 8:30 pm on 29 March 2014 [Saturday] according to IST timing. For GMT, match date & time for this derby 29 march 2014 & 3:00 pm respectively. Watch this game Live of TV telecast channels Star Sports 2, bwin. Spanish viewers can watch it on GOL T, Gol Stadium, Canal+ Liga / HD. Check out list of telecast channels of other nations below.
USA: beIN Sports Play, beIN Sports USA, SiriusXM FC
UK: Sky Sports 2, Sky Sports HD
Canada: beIN Sports Play Canada
Belgium: Belgacom 11+
Sweden: C More Sport HD, C More Live HD
South Africa: Super Sport Maximo, Super Sport 5 Africa
Match preview of Espanyol Vs Barcelona
Home team is currently at 8th position in standings of La Liga with total of 40 points. After playing 30 games, they won 11 matches & faced loss in 12 games with draws of 7 games. So far in this tournament, they scored 34 goals & conceded 35 goals.
The Barca goal keeper played his last game against Celta Vigo & the player is now set for his knee surgery. Also, the goalkeeper of Espanyol Iker Casilla rejected suggestions that he has spoken los Blancos ahead of potential move to Real Madrid. He said “Nothing has happened, I cannot give you an answer. We will talk when something happens.”
Last meeting between these 2 teams took place on 2 November last year. It was a close derby which result in favor of Barca with final score of 1–0. Out of last 5 head to head matches between these 2 teams, Barcelona won 4 games & remaining game was a draw.
Barcelona moved one step above in La Liga standings after defeating Real Madrid at their home & Celta Vigo at Camp Nou. They are now one point behind top position holder Atletico Madrid who are leader of league with 73 points.