Wolverhampton Wanderers play host to Espanyol within the first leg of their Europa League last-32 tie on Thursday night having just won one game since the turn of the year.
Despite topping their group during this competition, Espanyol visit Molineux sitting at rock bottom of the La Liga standings.
The hosts boast a superb scoring record reception this season while the visitors are playing well in recent weeks so we are backing goals
Wolves welcome La Liga side Espanyol to Molineux on Thursday night for the primary leg of their Europa League last 32 clash.
Nuno Espirito Santo’s men inherit the sport sitting in eighth place
within the Premier League and are clear favourites against the team currently bottom of the Spanish top flight.
Wolves are the team to hammer in Premier League this season.
The topsides like Manchester City and Liverpool have struggled to beat them.
But they need faded a touch from their explosive start to the season.
This is why they need 2 wins and 4 defeats in 10 of their recent games.
Everyone expected Wolves to be group champs in Europa, but the sole defeat to Braga saw them finish second.
Olympiakos FC vs Wolvs Team News
After starting on the substitutes’ bench against Leicester City,
Joao Moutinho and Adama Traore are expected to return to the starting lineup.
Leander Dendoncker and Pedro Neto are likely to form way, and that they may represent the sole two alterations for this contest.
Matt Doherty is predicted to be available after a head injury,
although Daniel Podence will likely need to cope with a spot among the replacements.
With De Tomas failing to shake off an adductor issue, Jonathan Calleri or Wu Lei are expected to be named down the center of the attack.
Fellow fresh faces Cabrera and Embarba are in line to start out , with right-back Sebastien Corchia the sole long-term absentee.
Wolves haven’t any injury concerns before the clash,
while Espanyol might be without striker Raul De Tomas with the in-form forward having missed the weekend draw at Sevilla.
The La Liga side are likely to welcome back centre-back David Lopez, who was unavailable on Sunday.
Olympiakos FC vs Wolvs Line Up
Wolverhampton Wanderers possible starting lineup:
Patricio; Boly, Coady, Saiss; Doherty, Moutinho, Neves, Jonny; Traore, Jimenez, Jota
Espanyol possible starting lineup:
D.Lopez; J.Lopez, L.Lopez, Cabrera, Vila; Lozano, Sanchez; Embarba, Darder, Vargas; Calleri
Olympiakos FC vs Wolvs Head-to-head (h2h)
These two haven’t met on a competitive match.
Wolves are without a win within the last 4 matches reception .
Less than 2.5 goals came in 5 of their previous 7 matches across all venues.
Espanyol is winless in their three recent competitive away games.
How to watch Olympiakos FC vs Wolvs
The match will not be broadcast live in the UK.
You can follow all the action with NewGersy Sport’s LIVE blog, however.
Europa League Round of 16.
Thursday 12 March, 2020