Malaga vs Getafe Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
This Saturday, Malaga will host Getafe at the La Rosaleda Stadium. The worst team in the league will host the side from the upper part of the table in what looks to be an exciting clash.
Malaga are placed last in the league with twenty points from the previous thirty-seven matches played. So far in the season, they have won five, drawn five, and lost twenty-seven games with a negative goal difference of -36. Currently, they are on a three-game losing streak. Their most recent loss was to Espanyol by the score of 4-1. Moreno, Garcia, Baptistao, and Piatti scored a goal each for Espanyol and on the other side, Adrian was the only scored from the penalty spot.
Getafe hold the number eight spot in the league standings with fifty-two points from fourteen wins, ten draws, and thirteen losses. Out of the previous five league games, they have three wins, a draw, and a loss from the most recent outing. They managed to lose to Atletico Madrid by the score of 1-0. Koke scored the only goal of the match in the eighth minute of the first half and with it provided all three points for the team from Madrid.
When it comes to the previous outings between these two clubs, the point distribution has been somewhat equal. Out of the previous five matches that they’ve played, Getafe have won three and Malaga have won two. It is worth noting that we have seen both teams score in the same game in just one of those five matches. In front of their home fans, against Getafe, Malaga are on a four-game winning streak. The last time that Getafe managed to get three points there was way back in 2006. Since then, Malaga have been dominant. The home side will have a hard time continuing that streak considering that Getafe have four wins from the previous five matches as the opposition.
Malaga have lots of missing players for the match against Getafe. Adalberto Peñaranda, Federico Ricca, Gonzalo Castro, Miguel Torres, Juan Carlos Pérez and Diego Rolan are all injured and they can't play on this match. Ignasi Miquel and Roberto Rosales are suspended and they also will not play on the match. Recio, Zdravko Kuzmanovic and Borja Bastón are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are available to play.
On the other side Getafe don't have many missing players for this game. Mauro Arambarri
and Markel Bergara are injured and they will not play on Saturday. Leandro Cabrera is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are ready to play.
Possible starting lineups
Malaga: Prieto; Gonzalez, Hernandez, Iturra; Lestienne, Lacen, Gonzalez, Robles; Success; En-Nesyri, Ideye
Getafe: Guaita; Suarez, Dakonam, Gonzalez, Antunes; Portillo, Flamini, Fajr, Ndiaye; Molina, Rodriguez
Malaga vs Getafe Prediction
We expect a tough football game on Saturday with lots of midfield duels and fouls. Malaga have failed to win 20 of their last 22 matches and they are last placed team in La Liga. They have won their last 4 home matches against Getafe in all competitions but this time it will be a hard job. On the other side Getafe play solid football this season and they like to play strong football in defending. They have played with under 2.5 goals scored in seven of the last 8 La Liga matches. Also they have won last three game away from the home.
However our prediction and betting tips for the match Malaga vs Getafe Prediction: Under 2.5 goals. We don't expect lots of scoring chances and goals here, but if you want to take a risk then can try with bet on Malaga to win and correct score 1-0. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.