Barcelona who are on the verge of loosing the Laliga title to rivals Real Madrid, will be welcoming Osasuna to Camp Nou in a must win game for the Catalans in order to increase their chances of winning the Laliga title.
Barcelona are currently four points behind leader Real Madrid who will be playing Villarreal in the Laliga fixtures today as well. As it stands, Real Madrid needed just a win to lift the Laliga title, Barcelona may still have hope to overtake Real Madrid in the Laliga title race if only Madrid loose their game against Villarreal today.
The last time Osasuna and Barcelona met, it was a four goals thriller match that ended in a draw as both teams shared points.
Let's take a look at some interesting statistics of both teams below:
Barcelona have won their last six La Liga meetings at home against Osasuna, scoring 31 goals in total, while keeping four clean sheets.
Osasuna have won just one of their last 13 La Liga games against Barcelona (D3 L9). That victory came back in February 2012.
Barcelona have won eight of their last nine La Liga matches at Camp Nou (D1), managing a shut-out in five of the last six encounters.
Osasuna have won two of the last three away La Liga matches (L1), as many as in their previous 14 contests on the road in the Spanish top-flight (W2 D6 L6).
Barcelona have collected 79 points in La Liga this season. This is their lowest tally at this stage of the campaign since 2007/08 (64). The finished third that season.
Now let's take a look at their head to head statistics below:
31/08/2019: CA Osasuna 2-2 Barcelona
26/04/2017: Barcelona 7-1 CA Osasuna
10/12/2016: CA Osasuna 0-3 Barcelona
16/03/2014: Barcelona 7-0 CA Osasuna
19/10/2013: CA Osasuna 0-0 Barcelona
27/01/2013: Barcelona 5-1 CA Osasuna
26/08/2012: CA Osasuna 1-2 Barcelona
11/02/2012: CA Osasuna 3-2 Barcelona
12/01/2012: CA Osasuna 1-2 Barcelona
04/01/2012: Barcelona 4-0 CA Osasuna
17/09/2011: Barcelona 8-0 CA Osasuna
23/04/2011: Barcelona 2-0 CA Osasuna
From the head to head statistics above, Barcelona are the clear favorite to the match.
This is how Barcelona may be lining up against Osasuna in today's game, Barcelona head coach may have to switch from 4:3:3 Formation as key wingers are out of the teams due to injuries. Barcelona will be without Griezmann who sustained an injury in their last game. So Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi will be leading the attacking frontline for Barcelona against Osasuna.
This is how Osasuna on the hand may be lining up against Barcelona in today's game, with Adrian Lopez and Marc Cardona leading the attacking frontline as usual.
Who do you think will win the match?
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