Osasuna vs Rayo Vallecano – Osasuna will be hoping for a better outcome after losing to Real Betis by a score of 1-0 in La Liga last time out. Osasuna had 45% of the possession in that game and 2 of their 12 shots on goal were on goal.
Real Betis made 7 attempts at goal, and one of them was successful. Real Betis’ goal came from Borja Iglesias (34′). In 5 of the last 6 games involving Osasuna, there were fewer than three goals scored each game.
During this time, Osasuna managed to score a total of 5, while the opposition amassed a total of 7, Prior knowledge reveals that Osasuna have not lost to Rayo Vallecano in their previous four league encounters, are unbeaten in their last two home league games.
Rayo Vallecano and their travelling supporters will be hoping for a better outcome after a losing performance in their most recent La Liga contest against Mallorca.
Rayo Vallecano controlled 65% of the ball during that game and attempted 15 goals, however none of them were successful. Four of Mallorca’s nine attempts at goal were successful. Vedat Muriqi (13′) and Kang-In Lee (64′) scored for Mallorca.
Andoni Iraola’s Rayo Vallecano has scored six goals in his team’s last six games, giving them an average of one goal per game. The pre-game stats for Rayo Vallecano are as follows have lost their last five league games when playing Osasuna on the road. Very bad, have won both of their recent road league games.
Osasuna vs Rayo Vallecano – Betting Analysis
The only fitness issue the Osasuna coach, Jagoba Arrasate, has to deal with from an otherwise completely prepared group is availability, which isn’t a major issue. Kike Saverio is out because of an Achilles tendon tear.
There are no notable fitness issues for Rayo Vallecano manager Andoni Iraola going into this game because he has a fully healthy squad to choose from.
The team from Osasuna, in our opinion, will play well enough to score at the opposite end and take the lead, thus Rayo Vallecano will need to play well to have any chance of success. Therefore, our prediction is for a fiercely contested match in which Osasuna prevails 1-0 after 90 minutes.