ATH vs OSA Dream11: Athletic Bilbao will be looking for their first win in nine league games when they play hosts to Osasuna at San Mamés Stadium on Sunday night (IST). The Basque club's current eight-game winless run is the worst such run in La Liga at the moment. Bilbao, as a result, have fallen down the table, and now find themselves at 10th on the points table, a huge nine points behind top-four places. Osasuna, on the other hand, have done themselves proud in their first season back in La Liga after three years. For they are 12th on the table coming into this game, but more importantly, only three points adrift of their next opponent Bilbao.
Host: Athletic Bilbao Visitors: Osasuna Competition: La Liga Match Venue: San Mamés Stadium Capacity: 53,289 Match Timing: Sunday, February 16, @11:00 PM
Dream11 Football Prediction – Odds checker:
Athletic Bilbao to win: 2.05 (21/20), Probability to happen: 48.78% Osasuna to win: 4.12 (78/25), Probability to happen: 24.27% Draw: 3.30 (23/10), Probability to happen: 30.30%
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Athletic Bilbao vs Osasuna Team News:
Athletic Bilbao Team News:
Iker Muniain was sent off in Bilbao's 2-1 defeat away at Real Sociedad last weekend and is out of this game with a suspension.
Dani Garcia picked up his 5th booking of the season in the last game and will be serving a one-game ban here.
In addition, Bilbao are without two more players, in the shape of Oscar de Marcos and Unai Lopez as the duo is out of this match due to injuries.
Midfielder Beñat Etxebarria also missed out due to a knock.
How Athletic Bilbao may line-up?
Both Muniain and Garcia featured off the last in the last match, so their absence shouldn't affect Gaizka Garitano's formation for the starting 11.
Inigo Martinez is available for selection following a one-game ban and should replace Unai Nunez at centre-back.
Mikel San Jose will definitely start as one of two holding midfield with his partner is expected to be Mikel Vesga due to Beñat's absence.
Athletic Bilbao key players:
Raul Garcia: Bilbao's leading player this season with six goals.
Inaki Williams: Not as effective as last season, but he is one of Bilbao's big-name players.
Centre-back yeray Alvarez is in good form, as is left-back Yuri.
Athletic Bilbao named the following squad tp face Osasuna:
U. Simon, I. Herrerin, Nunez, I. Martinez, Yeray, San Jose, Williams, Larrazabal, Lekue, Vesga, Yuri, Ibai, Aduriz, Capa, Raul Garcia, Kodro, Villalibre, Vencedor, Sancet
Osasuna team news:
Chimy Avila and Jon Moncayola are both out of this game for Osasuna.
Jose Arnaiz failed to shake off an injury issue ahead of the game and is out of this game.
Osasuna likely changes!
Aridane is available after missing the last game with a suspension and should walk straight into the Osasuna backline.
With Arnaiz out, Enric Gallego should lead the attack for the away side.
Osasuna key players:
Ruben Garcia: He has six goals this season, as well as 2 assists.
Roberto Torres: Osasuna'sbest player this season. He has scored four times and leads the team with six assists.
Osasuna squad to face Athletic Bilbao:
S. Herrera, Ruben, Nacho Vidal, Unai Garcia, David Garcia, Oier, M. Cardona, Fran Merida, R. Torres, Enric Gallego, Roncaglia, Lato, Rober Ibanez, Darko, Inigo Perez, Adrian, Aridane, Estupinan