Deportivo La Coruna vs Osasuna: Preview and Prediction

Deportivo La Coruna vs Osasuna: Preview, Predictions and Betting Tips-18th December 2016

Deportivo La Coruna vs Osasuna
Spanish La Liga
Date: Sunday, 18th December 2016,
Kick-Off at 17:30 UK
Venue: Estadio Municipal de Butarque (Leganes).

Two struggling teams Deportivo La Coruna and Osasuna lock horns at the Riazor for match day 16 fixture of the 2016/2017 Spanish LaLiga season on Sunday evening, 18th December 2016.

Deportivo La Coruna lost due to a late minute’s header from Ramos I their last weekend visit to Santiago Bernabeu. The Turks had earlier scored 2 quick goals to cancel out Madrid lead and to put their noses for a possible 3 points at prestigious Madrid stadium. Furthermore, Deportivo league form is far from great, having recorded just 1 win in their last 9 competitive games, and 1 win in their last 8 league games. The run that placed them 16th on the log with 13 points from 15 games.

Osasuna is currently under the sword of 5 straight league defeats. The have conceded an average of 3 goals in each of their last 2 games. In addition to this, the Reds could only manage 1 win in their 8 away games in all competitions this season. They lost 5 of those and shared the spoils in two. Moreover, the reds sits bottom of the log with 7 points, 5 points behind their match day 16 host Deportivo La Coruna.

Deportivo La Coruna vs Osasuna: Head-to-head stats

Both sides will be meeting for their first top flight clash since the 2012/2013 Spanish La Liga season. The two clubs cancelled out each in their two legged meeting that season; Deportivo La Coruna won the first leg at home with a 2-0 score line, while Osasuna won the return with a 2-1 score line.

In addition, both sides shared the wins, and spoil in last 10 league meetings. Osasuna and Deportivo La Coruna has 3 win each with 4 ending with both sharing points. Finally, Osasuna couldn’t win Deportivo La Coruna in their last 5 visit to Coruna.

Deportivo La Coruna vs Osasuna: Prediction

Deportivo have a real chance to get back to winning ways after getting close to mount a big upset at Real Madrid last week. Their last home games a 5-1 win against Real Sociedad. So they are a team in confidence and all they need to keep the momentum going. Osasuna are coming on the back of 4 straight league defeats and 5 in all competitions. The visitors will be on low confidence and team morale. And as a result, Deportivo is the team to back for win in this fixture.

Deportivo La Coruna vs Osasuna: Prediction

Deportivo to win at 1.60 (3/5).