Match preview: Mallorca-Málaga

Málaga CF will face RCD Mallorca on Saturday, at Son Moix, on LaLiga 1|2|3 matchday 17. Kick-off is at 18:00 (Movistar Partidazo).


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The Blue and Whites, 5th in the standings with 29 points, are visiting 6th-placed Mallorca with 27 points. The match will be officiated by Aitor Gorostegui Fernández-Ortega from the Basque Country, the second time he will referee MCF in the Second Division (the first time was on matchday 9’s 2-1 win against Albacete Balompié). In addition, he also officiated the Málaga-Almería Copa del Rey Clash held at La Rosaleda.


Players in common RCD Mallorca-Málaga CF

José González, De los Santos, Milijas, Rufete, Alberto Luque, Josemi, Geijo, Calatayud, Juan Rodríguez, Manolo Reina, Molinero, Roberto Santamaría, Tissone and ‘Chory’ Castro

Coaches in common RCD Mallorca-Málaga CF

Gregorio Manzano

Players in common RCD Mallorca-CD Málaga

Salas (*), Fuentes, Felipe, Zamora, Juanele, Rius, Pepillo, Rovira, Fali Gallardo, Modesto, Juani, Chano and Hassan

(*) Under the CD Malacitano name

Coaches in common RCD Mallorca-CD Málaga

Andonegui, Barinaga, Otto Bumbel, Juan Ramón and Marcel Domingo


Players who debuted with Málaga CF against RCD Mallorca in the Balearics

  • Iznata (RCD Mallorca 2-1 Málaga CF, 24/10/1999)
  • Canabal (RCD Mallorca 0-1 Málaga CF, 24/09/2000)
  • Martín Rivas (RCD Mallorca 0-1 Málaga CF, 24/09/2000)
  • Perico (RCD Mallorca 1-0 Málaga CF, 21/06/2003)
  • Alberto Aguilar (RCD Mallorca 1-0 Málaga CF, 21/06/2003)
  • Dopico (RCD Mallorca 1-0 Málaga CF, 21/06/2003)
  • Ador (RCD Mallorca 1-0 Málaga CF, 21/06/2003)
  • Lugano (RCD Mallorca 2-3 Málaga CF, 27/01/2013)

To take into account

  • Pau Torres is still the only Málaga CF player who has taken part in all LaLiga 1|2|3 games in full up to now (1,440 minutes).
  • N’Diaye, with 4 yellow cards, is the Malaguista on the brink of sanction.
  • RCD Mallorca have accumulated 5 victories, 2 draws and 1 defeat in their 8 league home games, with a balance of 14 goals scored and 7 conceded.


Stats and facts

  • The first time Málaga CF and RCD Mallorca will face one another in the Second Division, although they have locked horns at Son Moix on 13 occasions; 12 in the First Division and 1 in the Copa del Rey.
  • The Malaguista balance of results in these 13 games is 5 victories, 3 draws and 5 defeats.
  • In the previous three seasons in the Second Division, on matchday 17, MCF obtained 2 victories (2-1 against CD Numancia and 1-0 against CD Tenerife) and 1 draw (1-1 against Hércules CF).

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