Betting tips for Malaga vs Real Madrid 15.04.2018
The still champion of the Santander League returns to La Rosaleda, the stadium where he won the title last season, to measure himself at the bottom of the competition in match of the 32 th round of the First Division.
Malaga is 20th, with 17 points in 31 matches and comes from winning his first game with José González on the bench, at home against Villarreal (1-0), and losing in La Coruña against Deportivo (3-2). . At 14 points of salvation and with 21 points at stake, the whole Costa del Sol needs a miracle to save itself.
The people of Malaga went from being protagonists in the last 10 games of last season, coinciding with the arrival of Míchel to the bench, to be a shadow of that set, adding 1 point in 9 games. Several of the team's props left, leaving at home less money than they were worth. Sandro (to Everton for the 6 million euros of its clause), Ignacio Camacho (he went to Wolfsburg in exchange for 15 million euros) and Pablo Fornals (Villarreal paid the twelve million of its termination clause) have left a void Huge in the team, as has been seen throughout the preseason. Players like Javi García have escaped the networks of Malaga, which have spent less than 5 million euros in the signings of Banfield's midfielder, Emanuel Cecchini; the center-back of Sevilla Atlético, Diego González; and Turkish goalkeeper Cenk Gönen, star of one of the preseason sings. In addition, the left-handed Juankar comes free; the French center Paul Baysse; and the coach's son, Adrián González, who faces his former teammates from Eibar. Next to them, the goalkeeper Roberto, from Espanyol, is on loan; and the striker Borja Bastón, without room in the mediocre Swansea Welsh.
Real Madrid returned to the 4th position in the Santander League by drawing 1 in the Derby against Atleti last weekend. The Whites had placed third after beating Butarque CD Leganés in a game postponed in its day for the Club World Cup. Despite thrashing Deportivo Alavés at the Bernabéu (4-0), the team again failed in Barcelona against Espanyol (3 rd loss in 4 duels against Catalan teams since the failed proclamation of independence), an accident seen that later won at Getafe (3-1), in Paris (1-2), in Ipurúa (1-2), thrashed home Girona (6-3), UD Las Palmas in the Insular (0-3) and tied at 1 at home against Atlético, which keeps them in third place with 65 points (19 wins, 7 draws and 5 losses) in 31 matches.
In Europe, the Whites closed their ticket to the second round of the Champions League as second of their group behind a Tottenham that defeated them in London and drew in Madrid. In the first leg of the last 16, Real Madrid won 3-1 at PSG, overcoming Rabiot's initial goal with two goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and another from Marcelo. In Paris, CR7 was decisive with a new double that gave the victory and the classification for quarters, which eliminated Juventus. In the semifinals, Bayern Munich is measured.
Nacho is out due to injury, and Modric will have rest.
Málaga is second division beef and although Real Madrid will rotate, there is little they can do against the reigning European champions, who must win. The forecast is that both teams will score.
Malaga vs Real Madrid Prediction: 1/X 8.80
Malaga vs Real Madrid Betting Tip: Over 3.5 Goals @ 1.80
Malaga vs Real Madrid Score Recommendations: 2-2 10.00