The referee checks his watch and blows his whistle to signal the end of this match.
Espanyol quickly take a corner kick with a short pass.
Second Yellow Card
An infringement by Gerard Gumbau (Leganes) results in a yellow card and as it's the second time today, he also sees a red and is dismissed by Gonzalez Gonzalez.
3 min. of stoppage-time to be played.
Guido Carrillo (Leganes) did his best to latch on to a crossfield pass, but it was too long and it goes out of play. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Espanyol.
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Joan Rubi has decided to introduce fresh legs, with Hernan Perez (Espanyol) replacing Leo Baptistao.
An attempted cross from Jonathan Silva (Leganes) is cleared.
Didac Vila (Espanyol) tries to send the ball in front of the goal, but the opposition's defence averts the threat.
The manager makes a subsitution with Gomez Victor (Espanyol) coming on for Oscar Melendo.
Here is a change. Allan Nyom is going off and Mauricio Pellegrino gives the last tactical orders to Juanfran (Leganes).
Borja Iglesias (Espanyol) races towards goal but the defender gets back well to make a challenge.
Nabil El Zhar (Leganes) finds space inside the box to shoot after collecting a short pass, but it's a wasted effort as it flies high over the bar.
Kenneth Omeruo (Leganes) is awarded a yellow card. The referee showed him no mercy.
Kenneth Omeruo (Leganes) brings his opponent down. Gonzalez Gonzalez has a clear sight of it and blows his whistle for a foul.
The yellow card is received by Gerard Gumbau (Leganes).
Unai Bustinza comes off the pitch to be replaced by Nabil El Zhar (Leganes).
Gerard Gumbau (Leganes) tries his luck with a shot from long distance after receiving a good pass. His poorly placed effort flies miles wide of the right post.
Marc Roca (Espanyol) receives a yellow card.
Recio (Leganes) is the one who receives a yellow card.
It's time for a substitution. That's the last involvement from Mikel Vesga as he is replaced by Recio (Leganes).
Roberto Rosales (Espanyol) unleashes a shot, but his effort is poor and floats well wide of the right post.
The ball goes out of play. Espanyol are awarded a corner kick.
Leo Baptistao (Espanyol) receives a precise pass inside the box and takes a shot that flies just wide of the right post.
Allan Nyom (Leganes) sends a long ball in, but Diego Lopez comfortably gathers the ball.
Leganes enjoy a period of possession as they are exchanging some passes and waiting for an opportunity to strike.
A cross from a corner kick by Leganes is too strong and the ball goes well out of play.
Wonder save! Oscar (Leganes) picked up the ball and hit a beautiful curling shot from the edge of the box. Diego Lopez saw it late but somehow got his fingers to the ball to keep it out. The ball is out of play. Leganes will have a chance to score from a corner.
Pablo Piatti (Espanyol) joins the action as a substitute, replacing Sergio Garcia.
Some great controlled play and passing in the middle of the pitch from Espanyol.
Espanyol take a short corner kick.
A clever short pass gives Didac Vila (Espanyol) a clear goal scoring opportunity, but he fluffs his lines and rifles the ball well wide of the right post.
Leo Baptistao (Espanyol) is untouchable as he tricks his way into the box. His shot, though, lacks a little bit of accuracy and flies just over the bar. That would have been a great goal!
The second half gets underway.
The end of the first half.
The resulting set piece from Leganes is comfortably intercepted by one of the defending players.
Dimitrios Siovas (Leganes) swings it in and Youssef En Nesyri gets on the end of it, but Diego Lopez shows good awareness and comes off his line to thwart the move.
Guido Carrillo (Leganes) rises highest from the corner to head at goal, but his effort towards the middle of the goal is comfortably saved by the goalkeeper.
Gerard Gumbau (Leganes) prepares to take a corner kick.
Leganes take the corner, but their hopes of scoring a goal end with nice clearance by the defence. The ball is out of play. Leganes win a corner kick.
Oscar (Leganes) whips a promising cross into the box, but the opposition's defence intercepts the ball. The linesman makes the right call and Leganes will have a corner.
Oscar (Leganes) stands over the free kick and opts to take it himself, sending it towards the right post only for Diego Lopez to dive and make a save.
Didac Vila (Espanyol) picks up a caution.
Oscar (Leganes) looks to break free, but an opposing player clears the ball away.
Gerard Gumbau (Leganes) sends over a free kick from long range but the defence is alert.
A brilliant individual effort! Borja Iglesias (Espanyol) tricks his way past challenges into the box and drags his shot narrowly wide of the right post.
Leo Baptistao (Espanyol) watches the cross all the way and heads at goal from near the penalty spot, but his effort flashes narrowly wide of the left post.
Leganes didn't take advantage of the corner and score as the opposition's defence was alert and averted the threat.
Sergio Garcia (Espanyol) whips the ball in, but it fails to reach any of his teammates as the opposition's defence averts the threat.
Dimitrios Siovas (Leganes) should know this behaviour is beyond the rules. He was too careless with his challenge and left Gonzalez Gonzalez no option but to blow his whistle.
Jonathan Silva (Leganes) sends a long ball across the pitch, but it misses its target. The ball goes out of play and Espanyol will have a goal kick.
Unai Bustinza (Leganes) gets booked for the first time in this match.
It looks like Roberto Rosales (Espanyol) saw red with that tackle. Gonzalez Gonzalez won't tolerate such behaviour on the pitch and blows for a foul.
Borja Iglesias receives a sweet cross inside the box from David Lopez (Espanyol), but one of the defenders rushes in bravely to intercept the move.
Gerard Gumbau (Leganes) takes the corner kick but the ball only finds the head of an opponent.
Neat passing move from Espanyol in order to create new attacking opportunities.
Borja Iglesias (Espanyol) gets to a rebound inside the six-yard box and produces a header. He manages to put the ball inside the left post, and thus alter the score to 1:0.
David Lopez (Espanyol) tries his luck with a long-range shot, but the ball crashes against the bar. Great effort!
A lofted pass evades the keeper and lands right on the head of Borja Iglesias (Espanyol) in the centre of the box, but his header sails narrowly wide of the right post when an empty net was beckoning.
Mikel Vesga (Leganes) fails to send a pass into the box as his effort is cut out.
Borja Iglesias (Espanyol) does his best to latch onto a cross into the box, but he can't get to the ball.
The referee blows his whistle and we are underway.
The players are on the pitch and Espanyol will have the kick-off.
Let us introduce today's referee to you, and it's Gonzalez Gonzalez.
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