CA Osasuna

, Often just called Club Atlético Osasuna Osasuna, is a Spanish football club based in Pamplona (Basque Iruñea or Iruña ) in Navarra. He was born on November 17, 1920 from the merger of the two clubs in the city, and New Club Sportiva. Osasuna in Basque means " health " or "power ". The players wear red home jerseys and blue pants and black socks to. CA Osasuna, has been just as Real Madrid, FC Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao, never converted into a corporation, and therefore belongs in equal shares to the club members.

The club plays its home games at the Estadio El Sadar in 1967 opened today with 19,800 seats. In December 2005, the stadium was renamed in line with the regional tourism slogan " Reyno de Navarra " ( " Navarre "). Osasuna was the first Spanish football club, which changed the name of its stadium because of a sponsor contract. Since 2012 the venue wearing its old name back.

In 1982, the football school Escuela de Fútbol de Tajonar was opened in five kilometers away Tajonar, are trained in the youth players for Osasuna. The sports facilities of Tajonar ( Instalaciones Deportivas de Tajonar ) cover an area of ​​more than 300,000 m2 and include next to the school, among others, two playing fields with natural and artificial turf, office buildings and a lake.

In the 1934/35 season Osasuna played its first match in La Liga. Overall, the club spent so far 27 seasons in the Spanish top league, best placements are two fourth places in 1990/91 and 2005/06. The December 30, 1990 went down in the club's history. On this day, Osasuna beat Real Madrid at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu 4-0. The Polish striker Jan Urban, scoring three goals and became a legend. In 1994, the last date relegation to the second division. After six seasons in the Segunda División plays Osasuna since 2000 back in the top flight.

Biggest club success is the collection in the Spanish Cup final ( Copa del Rey ), which was lost on 11 June 2005 against Betis Sevilla with 1:2 after extra time.

CA Osasuna took some four times so far in the UEFA Cup. In the 1985/86 season, the club was able to defeat the Rangers in the first round, however, different from in the second round. 1991/92 turned Osasuna among other VfB Stuttgart (0:0, 3:2 ), in the second round but they lost the subsequent cup winners Ajax Amsterdam (0:1, 0:1 ). In the UEFA Cup 2005/06 season, the club retired in the first round against Stade Rennes.

In the 2006/07 season, the club failed in the UEFA Champions League qualification against Hamburger SV 0:0 and 1:1 and launched in the UEFA Cup. There he met 04 Leverkusen in the quarter-finals on Bayer. The first leg in Leverkusen was won by the Spaniards 3-0, the return leg 1-0. Only in the semi-finals finally resigned to eventual winners, the Sevilla FC from.

In the season 2007/ 08 the team finished at the end of the season on the 17th place in the standings and secured with just a single point ahead of Real Zaragoza in the league.

CA Osasuna is a very proud club for players and fans are especially tradition and cohesion in the foreground, sporting successes are celebrated together, even in defeats finds support in the memory of better days. The club and the enthusiasm for the sport are at CA Osasuna in the foreground.

In the fall of 2012 demanded Osasuna FC Bayern training compensation in the amount of 800,000 euros for the Spanish national team Javi Martínez, since it was formed in youth in Osasuna.


UEFA Cup: Semi-finals 2007

Current squad 2013/14

Well-known former players

Well-known former coach

  • Mexico Javier Aguirre
  • Spain Rafael Benítez
  • Spain Miguel Ángel Lotina
  • Spain José Antonio Camacho
  • Spain José Ángel Ziganda

CA Osasuna B

Osasuna B is the second team of CA Osasuna and played in the 2007/2008 season in the Segunda División B, Group II