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La Liga 123 Week 31: Osasuna 1-2 Real Zaragoza

In one of the week’s most hotly-anticipated clashes, Real Zaragoza kept up their winning streak on the road in Pamplona thanks to a second-half double from Borja Iglesias.  The hosts were beginning to get back on track following a brief slump and had slipped to sixth in the table.  In stark contrast, it seemed as though Natxo González’s side could do no wrong, having won five in a row and climbing to seventh in the process. It was Osasuna who attacked from the outset and had the Aragones on the…

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LaLiga News 

Albacete 0-0 Osasuna: Ten-man hosts hold on for point

Despite owning one of the best nicknames in world football, Albacete (or el queso mecánico, the Clockwork Cheese) were unable to pick up their third win a row as they welcomed Osasuna to the Carlos Belmonte. As chances go, there was little of note in this match as both sides were unable to fashion clear-cut opportunities. Albacete set out very defensively with five at the back, but Mariano Bittolo had the best chance for the home side when Jérémie Bela’s ball across the face of the goal fell in stride…

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Osasuna set to announce double La Liga swoop

La Liga 1|2|3 side Osasuna are set to announce the double signing of Robert Ibanez and Borja Lasso, according to Spanish daily Marca. The Pamplona based side currently sit eighth in Segunda and are hoping for a big push in the second half of the season to gain their place back in Spain’s top flight. A return to action against Valladolid on Saturday could see the involvement of two new signings after deals for both Ibanez and Lasso were said to have been agreed late on Tuesday evening. Ibanez, 24,…

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La Liga 1|2|3 Round Up: Huesca defeat Lugo to move top

Huesca defeated third placed Lugo to move top of La Liga 1|2|3 on their own with goals from Gonzalo Melero, David Ferreiro and Alex Gallar securing a 3-0 win. This game was the game of the weekend on paper as the top two, before the matchday began, went head to head but in reality it was a comfortable afternoon for the league leaders. A clash of heads in the box saw the referee award a somewhat debatable penalty to the hosts with Melero finding the bottom corner with ease to put…

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Osasuna remain top of Segunda after 2-0 win over Cadiz

Osasuna beat Cadiz 2-0 on Saturday to force their way to the top of the Segunda Division. Diego Martinez’s side proved too strong for Cadiz and should of had more goals if it had not been for Sergio Herrera, who remarkably saved three penalties. Goals from Xisco and Ivan de Las Cuevas proved enough for the Pamplona side to sit top of the league by two points. Elsewhere, Sporting Gijon and Huesca put pressure on the title contenders, beating Sevilla Atletico and Almeria by three goal margins. Tenerife forced their…

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La Copa News 

Cadiz take on Osasuna in pick of Copa Del Rey 3rd round draw

Cadiz and Osasuna is the highlight of the Copa del Rey third round draw, whilst Hercules versus Elche also stands out. Heading into the new La Liga 123 season, both Cadiz and Osasuna were handed the tag of ‘promotion’ favourites and whilst their aspirations are firmly on getting back into Spain’s top flight – a cup run will also be on the agenda. Both will now face off in the third round draw highlight, having beaten Gimnastic and Albacete, respectively. The draw sees the Segunda division sides paired together, whilst…

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Osasuna appoint Diego Martinez

Segunda side Osasuna have appointed Sevilla Atletico boss Diego Martinez on a two-year contract. The 36-year-old coach has been a real success since arriving at Sevilla’s second string side, helping them achieve promotion to the Segunda division 2016 and following a relatively good season – the Pamplona side have swooped to appoint him. Martinez was previously an assistant to Unai Emery for the Sevilla first team, and Osasuna believe he is the correct man to guide them back to La Liga. Having spent time as a player with Celta Vigo…

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Sergio Leon: I chose Betis over Premier League

Sergio Leon has discussed his move to Real Betis, claiming he turned down a number of Premier League clubs. The 28-year-old saw himself relegated with Osasuna last season, despite playing well, and has since made a move to his boy-hood club Betis. Leon, who joined Betis in 2004 as a youngster spent six years at the club but made just one appearance for the first team, later having spells with Murcia, Elche, and then in Pamplona. Whilst, links to England continued over the summer, Leon has discussed the reasons behind…

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