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Alberto Bueno could make Malaga debut against Getafe tonight

After their deflating 1-0 defeat at home to Espanyol left them joint bottom of the table, Malaga moved quickly to reinforce their frontline with the signing of Alberto Bueno this week. The Porto loanee could make his debut on Friday night as his side take on 13th-placed Getafe at the Coliseum Alfonso Pérez. With the hosts undefeated in their last five matches, Míchel’s Malaga face a difficult test, especially given their run on the road which has seen them fail to win 28 of their last 31 away matches. What’s more, the side from…

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Bordalas bemoans lack of calm against Espanyol

Getafe boss Jose Bordalas has bemoaned his side’s lack of calmness on the ball in the 1-0 defeat to Espanyol on Monday evening. The small Madrid based side have been in relatively good form this season but the defeat leaves them 12th and forcing Bordalas to go back to the drawing board, in preparation for their mid-week Copa del Rey game with Alaves and the weekend tie with Valencia. “It was not a game of great chances, we neutralised the game well, but played with a lot of haste. The…

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Angel Rodriguez praises Bordalas approach

Getafe striker Angel Rodriguez has heaped praise on boss Jose Bordalas for his approach this season and his impact at the club. Bordalas took over as coach of the small Madrid based side in September 2016 after guiding Alaves to La Liga. His arrival saw them promoted to La Liga, having finished third in the Segunda division and results this season have been impressive with the latest coming as they beat Alaves 4-1 at the weekend. Angel Rodriguez, who bagged an impressive brace to gain revenge for his coach over…

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José Bordalas happy with draw against Levante

Getafe boss Jose Bordalas has said that on the balance of play, both his side and Levante deserved a point in Saturday’s early La Liga fixture. After a fairly even opening first 45 minutes, it was the visitors who took the lead when Faycal Fajr’s right footed shot from outside the box beat the home keeper. The lead lasted just four minutes however as the impressive Jose Luis Morales was played in by Antonio Luna and he fired home. There was few chances following the two goals but injuries to Levante’s Nano…

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Bordalás speaks of angry players after Real Madrid defeat

Jose Bordalás has said his players were left feeling angry after losing 2-1 to Real Madrid on Saturday afternoon. Zinedine Zidane’s side were without the injured Gareth Bale, but they had Karim Benzema back and he fired them in the lead just before the break. The home side always looked threatening though and they replied in the second half through veteran striker Jorge Molina, who slid the ball past stand-in keeper Kiko Casilla. Ronaldo would then take charge as his effort from two yards was saved well, before Isco provided the…

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