Espanyol 1-0 Barcelona, LaLiga LIVE: David Lopez heads hosts in front to give hosts advantage early on
- Barcelona travel to local rivals Espanyol in Spanish top-flight on Saturday night
- Lionel Messi and Co are looking to move back to the top of the LaLiga table
- Real Madrid momentarily moved above Barcelona after beating Getafe earlier
- Barcelona currently sit second while Espanyol are rooted to bottom of the table
Barcelona will be desperate to put their local rivals Espanyol to the sword on Saturday evening at the RCDE Stadium in La Liga.
Both sides come into this game in hugely contrasting form – Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Co will be desperate to move back to the top of La Liga while Espanyol sit four points adrift at the bottom of the table.
Here, Sportsmail’s SAM McEVOY will provide you with live updates from the La Liga encounter, which kicks off at 8pm.