Malaga vs Valencia

La Liga

Valencia take a trip to Malaga for their next La Liga fixture. Valencia are third in the league table, only behind Barcelona and Atletico Madrid. On the other hand, the home side Malaga are reeling at the bottom of the league table.

 

Match Details:

Kick off time: February 18, 01:15 AM IST
Where:La Rosaleda Stadium

MAG vs VAL Head-to-Head:

(last 6 meetings)

Malaga: 2, Valencia:3, Draw: 1

 

MAG vs VAL Form:

(recent first, all competitions)

Malaga: L L D D
Valencia: W L L L L W

 

Team News Malaga:

  • Recio is a doubtful starter. In his absence, Adrian will partner Manuel Iturra.
  • Diego Rolan may get to start after he has regained fitness. He can play in a wide position.
  • Ideye Brown and Youssef En-Nesyri are likely to keep their places.

 

Probable XI

Jiménez, Ricca, Miquel, Hernández, Rosales, Castro, Iturra, González, Keko, En-Nesyri, Ideye

Key players
Rosales, Iturra, En-Nesyri
Top goalscorer: Castro and Rolan (3 league goals)
Most assists: Keko and Jupani (2 league assists)

 

Team News Valencia:

  • Struggling with a hamstring problem, Rodrigo is unlikely to start.
  • Jeison Murillo is expected to be fit but is unlikely to be rushed back.
  • Francis Coquelin could team up with Dani Parejo in central midfield.
  • Geoffrey Kondogbia is ruled out for the fixture.

 

Probable XI:
Neto, Gayá, Vezo, Paulista, Montoya, Guedes, Parejo, Coquelin, Soler, Mina, Zaza

Key players:
Zaza, Guedes, Parejo
Top goalscorer: Zaza (10 league goals)
Most assists: Guedes (6 league assists)

India Fantasy Prediction:

Very little can be expected from Malaga facing a side in the top 3 of the league. Valencia are expected to win the fixture comfortably.

 

NOTE: THIS MAG VS VAL MATCH PREVIEW IS BASED ON NEWS GATHERED FROM VARIOUS NEWS SOURCES. YOU CAN SELECT YOUR OWN PLAYING 11 ON THE BASIS OF TEAM NEWS.

 

MAG vs VAL Fantasy Team:

MAG vs VAL

 

MAG vs VAL

 

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