Osasuna – Cordoba SOCCER PICKS
The painting “rojillo” leaves as a favorite due to the collective potential that it possesses, which usually increases when it acts in Pamplona. For this reason and knowing that he needs to be strong in his stadium, we believe that the bet “Osasuna will win any half” is interesting to bet. It paints to be a favorable duel for the local by its greater individual hierarchy and mainly because it defends much better. Remember that the “verdiblancos” defend lousy, demonstrating it by giving away many goals playing away from home.
The box “rojillo” played against Zaragoza to visit the Romareda last Monday and drew 1-1 after losing 1-0 partially. These days, he has 9 units in total, product of 2 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses in total (6 goals for and 7 against). The team has won 2 consecutive draws, its objective being to win again to get into the playoffs. Despite not being regular in terms of results, it is still a complicated eleven to overcome.
As a local in Pamplona, the box “rojillo” has played 4 matches so far, adding up to 8 units in total. It comes to draw 1-1 against Elche, to beat Almeria 3-1, to beat Sporting de Gijón 1-0 and equal 0-0 with Numancia. Apparently, the team has shown compact in Pamplona, standing out for being effective in attack and solid in defensive matters. For this duel it is expected that the Arrasate technician will repeat the 4-4-1-1 system that he usually uses on a regular basis, which allows his boys to be competitive in all areas of the field.
The box “verdiblanco” comes toned to this duel after beating Almeria 1-0 at home and add his first win in the general table. Thanks to these 3 points, the squad was able to cut a streak of 7 games without winning, recovering calm after a very disappointing start (3 draws and 4 losses). Of course, the team needs to keep their fence unbeaten again to leave behind their bad defensive moment (18 goals conceded in their goal). If you manage to do this, you can leave the direct descent zone.
As a visitor, Córdoba has played 3 matches in total, managing to harvest 0 units out of 9 possible. It comes from falling 3-0 against Malaga, losing 3-0 with Albacete and falling 4-2 against Granada. If we analyze these results, we can conclude that the “verdiblancos” have serious problems to score well. Proof of this is the 10 points received in 270 ‘minutes of play. For this exit, it is expected that DT Sandoval will again use the 4-4-2 system, which has not been very well assimilated by his boys in this condition.
In the last 3 years, Osasuna and Córdoba have met twice in Pamplona. These were the results of those matches: Draw 0-0 in September 205 and 1-1 equality in April 2018. Apparently, every time they have faced both teams, the procedure has been even and fought in the midfield. Therefore, it is expected that this pattern will be repeated once again.