Osasuna Coach Jose Luis Mendilibar has stressed the importance of Sunday's match against Real Sociedad.
The Rojillos host Philippe Montanier's side tomorrow looking for the three points that could take them six points clear of the relegation places.
And the 52-year-old has insisted that his team have to win against the Erreala.
“Three points tomorrow will be a big step towards safety,” he told a Press conference.
“Our heads have been in the right place recently.
“Winning gives you confidence and it makes you believe that you can do things.
“It would be great to win tomorrow, but they are a very good team.
“I don't know many points it will take to survive, but three will be a big step towards staying up.”