RCD Espanyol de Barcelona (Catalan: Reial Club Deportiu Espanyol de Barcelona) is a sports club based in Barcelona. It is best known for its football team. Espanyol currently play in the Estadi OlÃmpic LluÃs Companys, which also hosted the 1992 Summer Olympics; having previously played at Estadi de SarriÃ . The stadium, which seats 55,926 spectators, is also known as Estadi OlÃmpic de MontjuÃ¯c.
Despite being overshadowed by FC Barcelona, they are the sixth most successful football team in Spain and are looking to move into a new stadium by the end of next season in CornellÃ -El Prat which will hold 40,000 spectators.