Mendilibar wants ‘intense’ Osasuna

Osasuna boss Jose Luis Mendilibar has stressed that his side have to be play with 'intensity' if they are to beat Espanyol tomorrow.

The Rojillos host Javier Aguirre's men on Sunday looking for the three points that could take them 10 points clear of relegation.

And the 52-year-old has conceded that it will not be an easy prospect.

“If we want to win we have to be aggressive and play with intensity,” he told a Press conference. “But it is not going to be easy.

“It is not going to be a comfortable match. If you let them get free for half a second, they will make it complicated for us.

“At this stage of the season it is always difficult to win. Hopefully we can win and see ourselves even further clear [of relegation].”

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