VENUE: La Rosaleda Stadium
Malaga welcomes Athletic Bilbao at La Rosaleda stadium in what is expected be an evenly balanced affair in round six of the Spanish Laliga.
Malaga will be aiming to bounce back from their frustrating 1-0 lose away at Atletico Madrid in their last outing with a resounding display to appease their discontent home fans.
Thae hosts are curently in a slump of form coming into this match losing all their last 5 matches and anything less than a win in this one will prove disastrous for the home team.
The hosts have no point after 4 played league matches something manager Míchel will be out to adress before the matchday trying to improve their current nineteenth pisition in the league table.
Athletic Bilbao travel to La Rosaleda Stadium hoping bounce back from their 1-0 away loss to Las Palmas in their last outing by snatching the maximum points in their upcoming nervy trip.
Bilbao have registered mixed results in their last five matches managing three wins, one draw and suffered one defeat something their manager José Ángel Ziganda would be out to address his charges on.
The visitors currently lie sixth in the Spanish top division with 7 points after a round of 4 matches played.
Athetic Bilbao have won three of the last five matches between the two side, the host have won once and one draw has been registered in the other match.
Malaga probable line-up- Jaminez, Rosales, Ricca, Gonzalez, Harnandez, Recio, Mula, Rolon, Baston, Adrian, Castro
Athletic Bilbao probable line-up- Arrizabalaga, Boveda, Saborit, Laporte, Nunez, Vesga, Iturraspe, Susaeta, Sabin, Garcia, Wiliams
Last 5 matches: MALAGA
|Last matches: MALAGA|
|16.09.17||LL||Atl. Madrid||Malaga||1 : 0|
|11.09.17||LL||Malaga||Las Palmas||1 : 3|
|26.08.17||LL||Girona||Malaga||1 : 0|
|21.08.17||LL||Malaga||Eibar||0 : 1|
|12.08.17||CF||Las Palmas||Malaga||2 : 0|
Last 5 matches: ATH BILBAO
|Last matches: ATH BILBAO|
|17.09.17||LL||Las Palmas||Ath Bilbao||1 : 0|
|14.09.17||EL||Hertha Berlin||Ath Bilbao||0 : 0|
|10.09.17||LL||Ath Bilbao||Girona||2 : 0|
|27.08.17||LL||Eibar||Ath Bilbao||0 : 1|
|24.08.17||EL||Ath Bilbao||Panathinaikos||1 : 0|
Head-to-head matches: MALAGA – ATH BILBAO
|Head-to-head matches: MALAGA – ATH BILBAO|
|05.03.17||LL||Ath Bilbao||Malaga||1 : 0|
|02.10.16||LL||Malaga||Ath Bilbao||2 : 1|
|17.04.16||LL||Malaga||Ath Bilbao||0 : 1|
|06.12.15||LL||Ath Bilbao||Malaga||0 : 0|
|30.01.15||CDR||Ath Bilbao||Malaga||1 : 0|
Athletic Bilbao win