Real Madrid vs Osasuna Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, preview and predictions

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The Bernabeu has not witnessed too many goals this year and we think the visitors are capable of keeping the score down when they visit the capital

Real Madrid welcome Osasuna to the Bernabeu on Thursday in a game which sees two of the three unbeaten teams left in La Liga come head to head.

Zinedine Zidane's side recorded an important 1-0 win at Sevilla at the weekend while Osasuna racked up their fourth consecutive draw finishing 0-0 at home to Real Betis.

Latest odds

Los Blancos are priced at 1.22 with Sportsbet to record what would be their second home win of the season.

Osasuna have lost 11 of their last 12 visits to the Bernabeu where there last win came back in 2004. Jagoba Arrasate's side are offered at 12.00 with the draw at 6.00.

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.

Real Madrid vs Osasuna Preview

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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Betting Banner - Best Bet Under 3.5 goals at 1.72 for a 2.5pt stake with Sportsbet

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