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The La Liga game at Estadio El Sadar on Thursday sees visitors Atletico Madrid facing home side Osasuna.

Osasuna are 11th in the rankings with seven points after six matches played , whereas Atletico Madrid rank fifth in the La Liga on ten points.

Osasuna are chasing revenge after succumbing to a disappointing defeat in the latest encounter against Atletico Madrid. However, judging by prices from the bookmakers, they are in for a tough assignment on Thursday.

Osasuna only average a modest 1.2 goals per game in their last ten matches in this tournament, in which they scored 12 goals. They also conceded 14 for an average of 1.4 per game. They kept their opponents from scoring three times.

Atletico Madrid enter their next La Liga match, averaging a highly satisfactory 2.3 goals per game in their last ten matches, in which they scored a presentable total of 23 goals, while also conceding 12 times. That is a total average of 1.2 per game, in which they kept their opponents from scoring three times.

Winning 3-0 and 1-0 in the last two most matches against Osasuna, will have Atletico Madrid looking forward to their upcoming away trip.

Osasuna vs Atletico Madrid Prediction

Osasuna Form

Osasuna only added a single point to their account in their last three games, where they lost 1-2 and 3-2 against Barcelona and Getafe respectively. At least they managed a 0-0 draw with Sevilla. Osasuna claimed a middle-of-the-road three wins in their previous six matches on home soil in the La Liga. They also drew one and lost two, as they scored eight and conceded six goals.

Atletico Madrid Form

Atletico Madrid collected four points in their past three outings, in which they were defeated 3-0 against Valencia. They followed up, drawing 1-1 with Lazio, before winning 3-1 against Real Madrid. Atletico Madrid managed to win just once in their past six away games in the La Liga. On top of winning once they also drew three as well as losing two, while scoring nine time and letting in 12.

Head-to-head encounters tend to bring out the best in both sides, and we fully expect the trend to continue, when Osasuna renew Atletico Madrid their acquaintance.

Osasuna only drew once so far this season after six games played, in stead recording two wins and three defeats in the La Liga. Atletico Madrid put three wins, one draw and one defeat on the board in the La Liga.

Osasuna vs Atletico Madrid Stats

  • Osasuna have scored in 16 of the last 18 matches
  • In 5 of the last 6 matches Osasuna played, both teams scored
  • Osasuna have scored in 11 of the last 13 home matches
  • In the last 5 Osasuna home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 5 of the last 6 Osasuna matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Atletico Madrid have not lost 12 of the last 14 matches
  • In 7 of the last 9 Atletico Madrid matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Atletico Madrid have not lost 7 of the last 9 away matches
  • In 5 of the last 6 Atletico Madrid away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Atletico Madrid have scored in 7 of the last 9 away matches

Osasuna vs Atletico Madrid Squads

Osasuna Squad

Jagoba Arrasate will choose the starting lineup for the upcoming game against Atletico Madrid from the players listed below (the information in the brackets refers to goals scored and matches played in the La Liga this season):

Aitor Fernandez (0/2), Sergio Herrera (0/4), Alejandro Catena (0/5), David Garcia (0/5), Jesus Areso (0/5), Jorge Herrando (0/2), Juan Cruz (0/4), Nacho Vidal (1/2), Unai Garcia (0/0), Aimar Oroz (1/6), Darko Brasanac (0/0), Iker Munoz (1/5), Johan Mojica (0/4), Jon Moncayola (0/4), Jose Arnaiz (0/5), Lucas Torro (0/3), Moi Gomez (1/4), Pablo Ibanez (0/5), Ante Budimir (1/6), Enrique Barja (0/4), Ezequiel Avila (1/5), Raul Garcia (0/5), Ruben Garcia (1/5), Ruben Pena (0/5).

Atletico Madrid Squad

This is the full squad of players that the Atletico Madrid head coach Simeone will select from for his starting XI:

Antonio Gomis (0/0), Bernabe Barragan (0/0), Ivo Grbic (0/0), Jan Oblak (0/5), Caglar Soyuncu (0/2), Cesar Azpilicueta (0/4), Jose Gimenez (0/2), Mario Hermoso (0/5), Nahuel Molina (1/3), Reinildo (0/0), Stefan Savic (0/5), Axel Witsel (0/4), Javi Galan (0/2), Koke (0/2), Marcos Llorente (2/5), Pablo Barrios (0/4), Rodrigo De Paul (0/3), Rodrigo Riquelme (0/2), Saul Niguez (0/5), Thomas Lemar (0/3), Vitolo (0/0), Alvaro Morata (5/5), Angel Correa (1/4), Antoine Griezmann (2/5), Memphis Depay (2/4), Samuel Dias Lino (0/3).

Osasuna vs Atletico Madrid Team News

At the time of writing, Osasuna have three players on their injured and absent list as they prepare to meet Atletico Madrid on Thursday.

Unai Garcia, Jon Moncayola and Darko Brasanac nurses various injuries and won't take part for Osasuna against Atletico Madrid at Estadio El Sadar.

Atletico Madrid could have up to seven players on the injured and absent players for their match on Thursday atEstadio El Sadar

Atletico Madrid need to do without Pablo Barrios, Thomas Lemar, Rodrigo De Paul, Caglar Soyuncu, Memphis Depay, Vitolo and Reinildo, who are not fit enough to travel to Estadio El Sadar.

Osasuna vs Atletico Madrid Lineups

Osasuna vs Atletico Madrid H2H

Atletico Madrid didn't concede even once in their previous three meetings with Osasuna in the La Liga, winning 3-0, 1-0 and 3-0. Atletico Madrid won ten of their previous ten meetings with Osasuna, and the bookies have Atletico Madrid up for another win at best price odds of 6/5.

Osasuna vs Atletico Madrid Results

The past ten matches between Osasuna and Atletico Madrid have largely been entertaining affairs. Over 2.5 goals came out a winning bet seven times in these encounters. It seems only natural to look for goals on Thursday. Over 2.5 goals is best priced at odds of 11/10 with the bookies.

Osasuna vs Atletico Madrid Betting Tips

Having scored just once lately in the La Liga, Ante Budimir will be eager to hit the target again, and the upcoming game presents an opportunity to step up. Atletico Madrid hope Alvaro Morata can inflict some damage on their upcoming opponents by adding to his tally of five La Liga goals in his last six La Liga games.

Estadio El Sadar witnessed Osasuna winning five times in their last 10 matches here, whilst drawing one and losing four as well. Atletico Madrid claimed three wins, four draw and three defeats in their last 10 games away. Over 2.5 goals paid out with the bookmakers six times in the previous 10 Osasuna matches at Estadio El Sadar. It paid out in six of the previous 10 league matches away for Atletico Madrid.

Over 2.5 goals came out seven times in the last ten encounters between these two teams. Osasuna managed an average of 0.2 goals, with Atletico Madrid averaging 2.6 goals in these games. Both teams to score was a winning bet two times in this run of matches. Over 2.5 goals came out seven times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Osasuna, who scored an average of 1.4 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of the last ten outings for Atletico Madrid, who managed to score 1.9 times in those matches.