All Osasuna has to do to finish seventh in La Liga is to defeat Girona at home. On the other hand, Girona needs to win and at least a draw between Real Madrid and Athletic Bilbao, otherwise Bilbao would finish seventh with a victory. As expected, Osasuna is in control of the La Liga odds, but keep in mind that Girona only lost one of their last six road matches.
Finishing seventh would allow any of these teams to qualify for the UEFA Conference League. That’s why it’s so important.
Osasuna: Home Sweet Home
Last weekend, Osasuna suffered a heartbreaking loss on the road against Getafe. scored the opener only two minutes into the match, but Getafe evened the score thanks to Juanmi Latasa right before halftime. Later, Jaime Mata scored the winning goal in the 90th minute.
Osasuna has struggled a lot on the road, but things have been completely different at home. Ten of their 14 victories were at El Sadar, with the club scoring at least two goals in four of their last five matches at home.
Osasuna has recently defeated teams such as Athletic Bilbao and Real Betis, which are better than Girona, finishing with a clean sheet in three of their last 10 home games.
Let’s not forget that we’re talking about one of the Copa del Rey finalists. Yes, they lost to Real Madrid in the Grand Finale but eliminated Real Betis, Sevilla and Athletic Bilbao.
Before the start of the season, Girona was among the betting online favorites to get relegated. Well, the club not only avoided relegation but also exceeded expectations, despite only winning one of their last five games.
Most recently, they lost 2-1 to Real Betis at home. Miguel Ortega scored the opener in the first half, but Betis turned things around in the second thanks to a brace scored by Borja Iglesias.
Girona’s road record isn’t the best, 3-7-8, but they only lost one of their last six games. Most recently, they drew 1-1 to Celta de Vigo. Plus, regardless of the result, they scored in four of those matches and finished with a clean sheet twice.
Make sure to keep an eye on Valentin Castellanos, who’s the team’s top scorer with 13 goals. Needless to say, he’s the main reason for you to consider including the visitors in your La Liga picks.
Osasuna vs Girona Head-to-Head
The first meeting between Osasuna and Girona was a back-and-forth battle that finished 1-1. Enrique Barja scored the opener for Osasuna, while David Silva scored for Girona. Both finished with at least seven shots.
Last season they collided in the Copa del Rey, and Girona won 1-0 with Davis Junca as the scorer. No wonder the total for Sunday’s clash is set at 2½, with the under offering a -110 price in the sportsbook.
Osasuna vs Girona Match Information
- Match: Osasuna vs Girona
- Date: Sunday, June 4
- Time: 12:30 p.m. ET
- Location: El Sadar, Pamplona
- Osasuna vs Girona Live Stream: fuboTV
Osasuna vs Girona Betting Lines
Osasuna vs Girona Picks and Prediction
Qualifying for a UEFA competition would be like winning the title for either club. Osasuna has been considerably better at home, but Girona has nothing to lose and much to win. Therefore, I think you should include the draw in your betting online ticket, which offers a great price.