Real Madrid vs Osasuna Team News
Real Madrid remain without Luka Modric, Marcelo and Marco Asensio although Isco could return from injury.
Osasuna are likely to be without injured quartet Iñigo Perez, Darko Brasanac, Kike Barja and Unai Garcia.
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Osasuna head to the Bernabeu with one of the best defensive records in the division, with only two sides conceding fewer than Los Rojillos' total of three goals in five games. T
he goal Osasuna conceded at Valladolid was a 30 yard extraordinary free-kick from Pablo Hervias meaning that in five matches Barcelona are the only side to have scored in open play against the team from the region of Navarre.
Real Madrid for their part boast La Liga's top scorer in Karim Benzema but some doubts remain over their effectiveness in the final third.
Los Blancos average by some distance the highest number of shots per game, but are only the fourth most prolific side in the division.
Tips and predictions
Opposing goals at the Bernabeu with the hosts facing a newly promoted side may feel like a strange angle, but actually Real Madrid's home matches have not been particularly high-scoring over the last year.
Under 3.5 goals has paid out in 16 of their last 19 home league clashes and is offered once more at 1.72.
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