Malaga – Granada – At the beginning of the season the Andalusian rivals Malaga and Granada played very badly and were at the bottom of the table, but later Malaga played and managed to climb to mid-table, while Granada remained in the relegation zone and only in the last round enrolled first season’s victory. Ways are to triumph in the Cup, while Malaga is now playing the best of the season and the wheel does not know defeat, the team that lost the Cup under the second division. Those two teams is that they have five draws and as the guests are still without a victory, with only seven goals scored. Last season both mutual challenge these rivals draw completed, provided that the goals Granada not, in Malaga was 2: 2nd Start: 09.12.2016. – 19:45 CET
As the season progresses Malaga played better and are now in a series of four primary duels unbeaten, while in the last eight games defeated only once, away to Atletico Madrid in a strange match with 4: 2nd Otherwise, this season Malaga plays so hard match with few goals as was the case last season, but, if necessary, to know to set up and so so at the Nou Camp scored by playing 0: 0 with Barcelona, which is a little clubs can boast even in its history. Then they played two very efficient match and totally crazy finale are two rounds at home beat Deportivo with 4: 3, bare deep into injury time to make the last round score 2: 2 at Valencia, also achieved in injury time .
Between these two duel to put the defeat in the Cup at second division Cordoba with 2: 0 and they are threatening elimination. On the home front the Malaga especially good and they just beat Villarreal at La Rosaleda, while only Osasuna scored. Now in a series of five wins at home and the new go stronger for recovered attackers Sandra Ramirez, and should be back in the team and goalkeeper Kameni and defender Llorente, while Chori Castro must pause because of yellow cards.
Probable lineups Malaga: Stone – Rosales, D.Llorente, Torres Juankar – Camacho, Fornals – Ontiveros, Duda, Juanpi – Sandra Ramirez
Granada has finally made some progress towards a better and it on two fronts. They managed to win the Cup match Osasuna 1: 0 at home and this was their first win at all this season, with their minimum this victory does not guarantee almost anything ahead of the return game in Pamplona. That triumph followed up the first primary and the Andalusian derby against very strong Seville with 2: 1 and also in a good mood to welcome the second related Andalusian derby, and may be encouraging and that after a long time did not last on the table.
What does not promise before the match in Malaga is that both the aforementioned victory achieved at home, while away still did not celebrate and have only two draws, with the most goals in the league. A little better than to play them has taken a new coach Alcaraz and they repeatedly drew, but lost, with the aforementioned first two victories. Because of the poor results, the initial composition of the constantly changing, and now have to make a change on the right side due to injury FOULQUIER and will stay in formation with four at the back and the same starting line-up that came to victory over Sevilla.
Probable lineups Granada: Ochoa – Tabanou, Saunier, Lombana, G.SILVA – Samper, Pereira – Carcela-Gonzalez, Uche God – Kravets