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La Rosaleda celebrates 75 years

On 13th April 1941, this day 75 years ago, La Rosaleda was inaugurated with the first match in the history of the Martiricos ground: CD Malacitano-AD Ferroviaria (6-0).

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The star of this first match – which was a Copa del Generalísimo clash – at La Rosaleda, still under construction at the time, was Manuel Fuentes Campesino.  Fuentes scored the first ever goal in the history of the Martiricos ground, and five in total, in an outright win for the then first team of the city, Club Deportivo Malacitano, by 6-0 against Ferroviaria.

STATISTICS OF LA ROSALEDA OVER 75 YEARS

Total number of official matches at La Rosaleda (including national team 1.489

  • CD Malacitano (2)
  • CD Málaga (949)
  • Atl. Malagueño - 1992/1994 as first team (43)
  • Málaga CF (471)
  • Spanish national team (8)
  • Spanish national team under-23s (1)
  • Spanish national team under-21s (4)
  • Spanish national team under-20s (1)
  • Spanish national team of fans (1)
  • Spanish national team Juvenil (1)
  • World Cup 1982 (3)

Other matches (5)

  • CD Pontanés 1-0 Bal. Linense (02/07/1956) | Second Division promotion match (replay)
  • Real Madrid 0-0 Club Brujas (20/10/1976) | Knockout stage -first leg-, Copa de Europa
  • Granada CF 0-0 CF Valdepeñas (17/03/1991) | Match 29, 2nd Division B (Group III)
  • Vélez CF 1-2 CD Tenerife (25/10/1995) | Second round -first leg-, Copa del Rey
  • Real Betis 2-5 Sporting de Gijón (21/04/1996) | Match 37, 1st Division

Number of matches | Club denominations

  • Total number of matches at La Rosaleda for CD Málaga (951) | (*) 2 official games as CD Malacitano
  • Total number of matches at La Rosaleda for Málaga CF (471)
  • Total number of matches at La Rosaleda for Atl. Malagueño – 1st team (43)
  • Total number of matches at La Rosaleda for Spanish national team (8)

Number of other matches (non-official) held at La Rosaleda:

  • Costa del Sol Cup (1961- present day) - 94
  • Ciudad de Málaga Cup (1989-1990) - 2
  • Alcatel Cup (1988) - 1
  • Copa de la Paz (2009) - 4
  • Andalucía 3-2 Chile (27/12/2002) - 1
  • England under-21s 2-3 Ecuador (10/02/2009) - 1

Goals

Total number of goals at La Rosaleda (internationals, first team, under-21s): 4054

- Goals scored at La Rosaleda for CD Málaga: 1893 (*)

(*) 6 as CD Malacitano

- Goals scored at La Rosaleda for Málaga CF (743)

- Goals scored at La Rosaleda for Atlético Malagueño (85)

- Goals scored at La Rosaleda for Spanish national team (15)

 

Victories | Club denominations

  • Number of victories for CD Málaga, Atl. Malagueño and Málaga CF at La Rosaleda (834)
  • Number of victories for CD Málaga at La Rosaleda (571) | 1 as CD Malacitano (*)
  • Number of victories for Málaga CF at La Rosaleda (234)
  • Number of victories for Atlético Malagueño -first team- at La Rosaleda (29)

OTHER STATISTICS

- Malaguista player with the most goals at La Rosaleda: CD Málaga: Bazán (103) | Málaga CF: Basti (37)

- CD Málaga player who has played the most matches at La Rosaleda | Migueli (234)

- Málaga CF player who has played the most matches at La Rosaleda | Duda (162)

- Malaguista player (CD Málaga and Málaga CF) who has played the most matches at La Rosaleda | Migueli (234)

 

Best unbeaten streak of CD Málaga and Málaga CF at La Rosaleda:

CD Málaga: 41 matches

Complete seasons 1944/45 and 1945/46, until the 16th match of the 1946/47 season

Start: CD Málaga 4-0 Algeciras CF (24/09/1944) / Final: CD Málaga 4-2 Real Sociedad (12/01/1947)

 

Málaga CF: 24 matches

Complete season 1994/95, Until the second match of the 1995/96 season

Start: Málaga CF 1-0 Juv. Torremolinos (11/09/1994) / Final: Málaga CF 4-1 Yeclano CF (10/09/1995)

 

- Number of CD Málaga players who have played at least one game at La Rosaleda: 406 (*)

(*) 2 of whom were CD Malacitano players (Perilla and Gutiérrez)

- Number of Málaga CF players who have played at least one game at La Rosaleda: 287

- Total number of CD Málaga, Atlético Malagueño and Málaga CF players who have played at least one game at La Rosaleda: 701

 

Best win at La Rosaleda for CD Málaga

CD Málaga 11-0 Pozoblanco (08/11/1959) Match 9, 3rd Division (Group XI)

 

Best win at La Rosaleda for Málaga CF

Málaga CF 14-0 PD Garrucha (07/05/1995) Match 40, 3rd Division (Group IX)

 

Highest goal-scoring match at La Rosaleda

CD Málaga 11-4 CD Toledo (18/04/1948). Sixth round match of the Copa del Generalísimo.  This was also the match in which the most goals were scored (15) in the history of the Copa de España in any of its denominations.

 

Most goals scored by one player in a match

Pedro Bazán: 9 goals | CD Málaga 9-2 Hércules CF (04/01/1948)

 

Most official matches played at La Rosaleda in one season

28 matches – 2012/13 season (Málaga CF)

 

Most victories in official matches at La Rosaleda in one season

21 victories – 1992/93 season (Atlético Malagueño)

 

Perfect record of victories in official matches at La Rosaleda in one season

18 victories (out of 18) – 1945/46 season (CD Málaga)

 

Season with most goals scored at La Rosaleda

82 goals – 1945/46 season (CD Málaga) | 99 including rival goals

 

Season with fewest goals conceded at La Rosaleda

5 goals – 1978/79 season (CD Málaga)