Match preview: #RealOviedoMálaga

Málaga CF are heading to Asturias to face Real Oviedo on matchday 39 of LaLiga SmartBank. Kick-off is on Monday at the Estadio NMR Carlos Tartiere at 19:00.


16/05/2021 11:37

The Blue and Whites, in 11th place in the standings with 50 points, face Oviedo with 47 points and in 13th position. The match will be broadcast by Movistar LaLiga.

Officiating is Oliver de la Fuente Ramos from Castilla y León, who has refereed eight official Málaga CF games. The results so far are two victories, two draws and four defeats for the Blue and Whites. Heading up the VAR is Eduardo Prieto Iglesias from Navarra.


Players in common Real Oviedo-Málaga CF

Rafa, Dely Valdés, Erice, Adrián López, Jony, Koné, Blanco Leschuk, Aarón Ñíguez and Dani Barrio

(*) Lombán played in Real Oviedo’s youth ranks

Coaches in common Real Oviedo-Málaga CF

Ismael Díaz

Players in common Real Oviedo-CD Málaga

Felipe, Muñiz, Sánchez, Seoane, Dalmau, Sande, Porras, Gallastegui and Santi

Coaches in common Real Oviedo-CD Málaga

Cristóbal Martí, Luis Urquiri, Pasarín, Juan Otxoa, Barinaga, Domingo Balmanya and Luis Costa


Check it out

  • Cristian and injured players Ramón and Mejías, with four yellow cards, are the Malaguista players on the verge of suspension.
  • Luis Muñoz and Yanis Rahmani, with five goals, are the top Malaguista scorers in the League competition. Nahuel, with six goals, is Real Oviedo’s highest scorer.
  • Away from home, Málaga CF have obtained eight wins, four draws and seven defeats (28 points), scoring 17 goals and conceding 23.
  • At home, Real Oviedo have accumulated six victories, seven draws and six defeats (25 points), scoring 24 goals and conceding 21.
  • With Mini’s debut against RCD Mallorca, there are now 389 players who have worn the Blue and White jersey in an official match.


Stats and facts

  • The third time Málaga CF and Real Oviedo will play one another in the Second Division at the Carlos Tartiere. In the previous two matches, the Blue and Whites secured two draws (0-0 and 1-1).
  • In addition, these rivals have faced one another in two matches at the Carlos Tartiere in the top flight, ending in a draw and defeat for the Malaguistas. Málaga CF scored five goals and conceded six out of all these games.
  • In the past five seasons in the silver division, on matchday 39, MCF obtained three wins (3-2 against Albacete Balompié, 0-1 against Sevilla Atlético and 1-0 against Deportivo de La Coruña) and one defeat (1-2 against Real Murcia). In addition, there was a 0-1 victory against CF Reus due to the disqualification of the Catalán team from the competition.

Talking about... Lombán, Dani Barrio

02/06/2021 11:11 | First team

MCF stats of the 20/21 season

A classic end of season look at the official stats provided by LaLiga. Check out the most outstanding individual Málaga CF data from LaLiga SmartBank 20/21.