Barcelona play Osasuna in Round 28 of the 2021-22 La Liga season.
The match is scheduled to start at 8:00 p.m. GMT on Sunday, 13 March 2022. The match venue is Camp Nou, Barcelona.
Betting tips and match predictions for the Barcelona vs Osasuna (March 13) game are available in this article. The latest betting odds, key stats, team news and projected starting lineups are previewed below.
Barcelona vs Osasuna latest odds on betting sites
Barcelona to win odds are priced at 1.33 (-300 American; 1/3 Fractional), the odds for a draw are priced at 4.75 (+375; 15/4), while Osasuna to win odds are priced at 10.00 (+900; 9/1).
The chances of these outcomes are as follows: Barcelona — 69%, draw — 21%, Osasuna — 10%.
Latest betting odds on Barcelona vs Osasuna (13 March 2022):
- Over 2.5 goals — 1.71 (-140; 5/7)
- Under 2.5 goals — 2.10 (+110; 11/10)
- Asian handicap (-1.5) on Barcelona — 2.04 (+104; 26/25)
- Asian handicap (+1.5) on Osasuna — 1.86 (-116; 25/29)
- Both teams to score (Yes) — 2.05 (+105; 21/20)
- Both teams to score (No) — 1.71 (-140; 5/7)
Barcelona vs Osasuna match preview and statistics
Barcelona are third in the league table with 48 points and a +19 goal difference ahead of this game week. They have six wins and three draws in their previous nine matches. La Blaugrana played a goalless draw against Galatasaray in their last match in the Europa League.
Adama Traore completed the most dribbles (7) and won nine duels in the match. Frenkie de Jong’s impact cannot be overlooked, one dribble, won 3/3 tackles attempted, made five ball recoveries, won 6/7 duels and completed 50/54 passes.
Top stats: 68% possession, 1.44 expected goals (xG), 16 total shots, four shots on target, one big chance, 549 accurate passes, 87% accurate passes, eight fouls committed, one offside, 13 corners and two yellow cards.
In the league, Barca have won their last three matches. They beat Elche 2-1 in their last league game. Memphis Depay converted the penalty in the 85th minute with a stunning strike to the top corner to win the game.
Barcelona team news: Ansu Fati, Alex Balde, Clement Lenglet, Samuel Umtiti and Sergi Roberto are sidelined due to injuries, while Nico Gonzalez is suspended for this match.
Osasuna are 11th in the league table with 35 points and a -5 goal difference. They have two wins, two losses and a draw in their last five matches. Los Rojillos beat Villarreal 1-0 in their last match.
Ezequiel Avilla scored the winning goal in the 63rd minute of the second half with a header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner, assisted by Ruben Garcia with a cross. Garcia had a good game, gave two key passes, an assist, won 2/2 tackles attempted, one clearance, one interception and won four duels.
Team statistics: 28% possession, 0.80 expected goals (xG), 12 total shots, three shots on target, two big chances, 156 accurate passes, 62% pass accuracy, 12 fouls committed, two offsides, six corners and one yellow card.
Osasuna team news: Jesus Areso is sidelined due to a Wrist injury.
Barcelona vs Osasuna H2H
In their last five meetings, Barcelona have two wins, Osasuna have one win and two draws. They played to a 2-2 draw in their last meeting. David Garcia and Ezequiel Avilla scored for Los Rojillos, while Nico Gonzalez and Abdessamad Ezzalzouli scored for La Blaugrana.
Barcelona vs Osasuna lineups and key players
Barcelona projected starting lineup:
- Marc-Andre Ter Stegen
- Sergino Dest
- Gerard Pique
- Ronald Araujo
- Jordi Alba
- Sergio Busquets
- Frenkie de Jong
- Ousmane Dembele
- Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
- Adama Traore
Ousmane Dembele is the key player to watch out for. He has four goal contributions in the last three league games, with three assists and a goal. Dembele looks forward to creating goal-scoring chances for his teammates in this match. He might also bag a goal or more.
Osasuna projected starting lineup:
- Sergio Herrera
- Nacho Vidal
- David Garcia
- Juan Cruz
- Manuel Sanchez
- Javi Martinez
- Jon Moncayola
- Lucas Torro
- Ruben Garcia
- Ezequiel Avilla
Ezequiel Avilla is the key player to watch out for. The centre forward scored the match winner in their last match against Villarreal. Looking back to the last meeting against Barcelona, Avilla scored the late equalizer to salvage the scores. Be on the lookout for him in this fixture.
Barcelona vs Osasuna predictions and betting tips
Barcelona are unbeaten in their last 11 league games with seven wins and four draws. They are on a three-game winning streak in the league. Their league form is strong, asides this, Barca are fighting for their spot in the top 4 and every league win is important at this point.
Osasuna were able to harm their opponent despite not having much of the ball at their feet. Against Villarreal, they had 28% possession, but created more big chances, had more expected goals and took more shots. This can help them when facing Barcelona, a possession-based side.
Predictions for this match are Barcelona to win, and over 2.5 goals. Barca haven’t suffered defeat in their recent matches which puts them in a good position ahead of this game. The chances of over 2.5 goals in this game are very high. Expecting at least three goals from L Blaugrana.
In their last three meetings, Barcelona have two wins and a draw. Both teams already met this season, they drew 2-2 in December last year.
Betting prediction: Asian handicap (-1.5) on Barcelona
Odds: 2.04 (+104 American; 26/25 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Over 2.5 goals
Odds: 1.71 (-140 American; 5/7 Fractional)