New Espanyol coach Javier Aguirre said he faces a race against time to avoid relegation but believes his squad is good enough to avoid the drop.
Former Mexico and Atletico Madrid boss Javier Aguirre has been appointed Espanyol coach for the rest of the season.
Outgoing Espanyol boss Mauricio Pochettino has admitted the team's results meant a change had been inevitable as he said an emotional goodbye at Cornella-El Prat on Monday evening.
Espanyol's under-fire coach Mauricio Pochettino is to stay at the club for another week at least, according to a report in Mundo Deportivo on Tuesday.
Espanyol coach Pochettino could become the first Primera Division coach to leave his job this season, with a decision over his futute reportedly due on Monday afternoon.
Espanyol are eager to retain Inter Milan midfielder Philippe Coutinho beyond the end of the season.
Espanyol have signed Inter Milan midfielder Philippe Coutinho on loan for the remainder of the Primera Division campaign.
Inter Milan midfielder Philippe Coutinho has revealed that he will play for Primera Division side Espanyol until the end of the season.
Cameroon goalkeeper Carlos Kameni will be presented by Malaga on Thursday after completing his move from Espanyol.
Espanyol scored three times in the last five minutes to come from two goals down to beat third division Mirandes 3-2 in the first leg of their Copa del Rey quarter-final.