CA Osasuna (13th, 28pts) vs FC Barcelona (2nd, 53pts)*
*Points and positions at the time of writing on Friday
Competition/Round: 2020-21 La Liga, Matchday 26
Barcelona Outs & Doubts: Gerard Piqué, Ronald Araujo, Ansu Fati, Philippe Coutinho, Sergi Roberto (out)
Osasuna Outs & Doubts: Facundo Roncaglia, Chimy Ávila (out), Darko Brasanac, Rubén Martínez, Iñigo Pérez (doubt)
Date/Time: Saturday, March 6, 2021, 9pm CET/WAT (Barcelona & Nigeria), 8pm GMT (UK), 3pm ET, 12pm PT (USA), 1.30am IST (India, Sunday)
Venue: El Sadar, Pamplona, Spain
Referee: Guillermo Cuadra Fernández
VAR: Ignacio Iglesias Villanueva
How to watch on TV: beIN SPORTS (USA & Canada), LaLigaTV (UK), SuperSport (Nigeria), Movistar LaLiga (Spain), Not Available (India), others
Following a sensational comeback over Sevilla to reach the Copa del Rey Final, Barcelona are right back in action in La Liga with a tricky away game against Osasuna in Pamplona on Saturday’s late kickoff.
After the highest of highs on Wednesday and a brutal 120-minute match, recovering physically and mentally for a match just three days later is a big challenge, especially when the opponent is in the bottom half of the table and was beaten comfortably by Barça early in the season.
But this can easily become a tough game against an Osasuna team that went 13 games without a win between November and January but is on a nice…