FC Barcelona - RCD Espanyol

Type: 
Football - La Liga

Tickets for the match of the day 29 of La Liga at Camp Nou, on March 31 at 9:00 p.m.

Facts about the rival

The RCD Espanyol is the second most important football team in Catalonia. Until the year 2005 it had its stadium in Barcelona city (the Sarrià stadium, although it also played in the Olympic stadium of Montjuïc). That same year he played his first match against Liverpool in his current stadium, the RCDE Stadium, located in the city of Cornellà de Llobregat. The RCD Espanyol was founded in Barcelona in 1900 by a group of students from the University of Barcelona under the name of the Spanish Foot-ball Society.

Espanyol has played 81 seasons of the first division of the Spanish league and as the best result has managed to finish in third place in four seasons. He has won the Copa del Rey (Spanish Cup) four times and was runner-up five times. On an international level, he has been runner-up in the UEFA Europa League (formerly the UEFA Cup) twice.

Last matches between FC Barcelona and RCD Espanyol

Football matches between FC Barcelona and RCD Espanyol are matches of maximum rivalry and were known as the Barcelona derby. When Espanyol moved to Cornellà, they are now known as the Catalan derby. In the last season (2017 / 2018) the confrontation between the two teams in the stadium RCDE Stadium ended in a draw (1-1). In the Camp Nou the Barça won by 5-0.

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