There are still nine days until the derby that Espanyol will play at the Camp Nou on Saturday 20th, but despite the stoppage due to the commitments of the national teams, the expectation begins to grow. Logical because last year there was no derby and there is a desire, a lot of desire, of the fratricidal duel. First, Vicente Moreno, which will premiere in a high-tension match.
The parakeet technician, despite his marked and usual tone of prudence, has pointed out this Thursday in statements to the ‘Without Concessions’ program that “We have to win at the Camp Nou after so many years.”
Much has happened since Espanyol’s last triumph at the Camp Nou, specifically 12 years, ase gave on February 21, 2009, the famous ‘Delapeñazo’. A 1-2 with a double of Ivan De la Peña and a Espanyol who trained Mauricio Pochettino and that it arrived at the Barcelona coliseum like the bottom of the League. And made the bench jump before the leader, a Barcelona by Pep Guardiola Nobody coughed and less at home, in that course, of course.
- Coming back to the present dark has assured this Thursday “do not sign the tie “ against the Barça team, where Xavi Hernández will make his debut as a new coach. Despite the fact that Espanyol faces the long-awaited derby with good dynamics after the convincing victory against Granada and tied on points with Barça (17), the coach is not even close to trusting the Barça team. “I do not see Barça so bad”, assured in the aforementioned radio program.