Espanyol vs Osasuna Predictions and Odds
We have another LaLiga matchday coming up and it’s bringing us some great games! Many of the places are so close that each match can change this story. In Espanyol vs Osasuna there is a lot to be defined, the match will contribute to give strength to any of these teams, or put them in trouble for what is to come.
Espanyol vs Osasuna Odds and Statistics
Espanyol vs Osasuna Betting tips LaLiga: The season so far.
It has been a tough road for Espanyol this season. Until their 14th game played they would have only managed to get two wins and of the last five games prior to the break, two would have been defeats and three draws. In Espanyol vs Osasuna they will have to face a strong opponent.
Osasuna has seen the hard work they have been doing in every game they have faced. They have seen their defeats, and this is taking its toll on them, but the achievement of victories and draws that have allowed them to add, are placing them in a good position and with hope. They have a chance in Espanyol vs Osasuna, they should take advantage of it.
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The most recent Espanyol vs Osasuna was played at the El Sadar stadium, a match that although it was mostly Osasuna, they failed to capitalize enough. Los Rojillos managed to make the match end in their favor in a 1 – 0 win over Los Pericos. The ball was on the visitors’ side for most of the match, 65% of the time the ball was theirs, while the locals only managed to control the ball in 35% of the match, considerably less.
Similarly, Osasuna were more effective in their moves, with 79% of their passes being successful, while Espanyol had only 63% accuracy in their passes. The shots on goal ended up being 5 for Los Rojillos with a goal in favor, and 3 for Los Pericos, without scoring a goal.
The match got off to a lively start, with both teams taking to the field with the intention of taking the points. The opening whistle had not been blown when Osasuna were already looking for their chance, Rubén García shot into the goalkeeper’s arms. At minute 3, Espanyol also had an attack by Joselu, which was disallowed due to a foul in attack.
At minute 6, another Osasuna attempt by Nacho Vidal was blocked by Espanyol. The match started with a lot of dynamics and a lot of contact between the players, forcing the match to stop every time. In the 27th minute, the ball entered Osasuna’s net with a shot by Aleix Vidal, but it was disallowed due to an advanced position.
Both teams were showing intentions to surround the rival but the Reds were being more incisive than the Pericos. In the 43rd minute, one of Espanyol’s clearest moves came, a strong shot by Leandro Cabrera that ended in a corner due to a slap from the goalkeeper. This would be the last clear action before the break.
A corner kick in favor of Los Rojillos ended with a shot by striker Ante Budimir. Espanyol vs Osasuna was 0 – 1. This result boosted the home team’s confidence and they ended the match dominating and creating space, although they were unable to score another goal.
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Prediction for Espanyol vs Osasuna February 2023
Of the last five meetings Espanyol vs Osasuna have played, three have ended in wins for Los Rojillos, two draws and zero games in favor of Los Pericos. What they have shown this season also give us clarity that who could emerge victorious from this encounter. Osasuna are outperforming Espanyol drastically and could seal the match with a 2 – 0 in favor.
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