Espanyol vs Barcelona: Live stream, TV channel, kick-off time and team news for the Catalan derby

Espanyol vs Barcelona: Live stream, TV channel, kick-off time and team news for the Catalan derby

December 8, 2018 0 By Today news

BARCELONA welcome their neighbours Espanyol in the first Catalan derby of the season.

But Lionel Messi and co are not dominating like last year, leading by just a point from Sevilla – and the Periquitos could close the gap to just four points with victory.

Messi and co have not lost to Espanyol in La Liga since February 2009
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When does Espanyol vs Barcelona kick off?

This Catalan derby will take place on Saturday, December 8.

It will kick off at 7.45pm.

The match will be held at RCDE Stadium.


Which TV channel is it on and can I live stream it?

This match will not be shown live UK television – but you can catch it on live streaming service, Eleven Sports.

It will be showing on Eleven Sports 1 with coverage underway from 7.40pm.

You can purchase a monthly pass from them for £5.99.

Alternatively, you can keep up-to-date via our dedicated SunSport LIVE BLOG.

What is the team news?

Barcelona were in action against Cultural Leonesa on Wednesday in the Copa del Rey, while Espanyol faced Cadiz the day before.

Team news will follow those matches.