MALAGA NEWS

Sergi Darder’s proposed move from Malaga to Lyon broke down when the fund that owns part of his rights called for a higher transfer fee.
Lyon are reportedly close to agreeing a fee with Malaga for midfielder Sergi Darder.
Malaga have taken Raul Albentosa on a season-long loan from Derby County and have a purchase option in place for next summer.
Derby County defender Raul Albentosa is expected to sign for Malaga on Monday after reportedly agreeing terms and passing a medical.
Derby County have confirmed that Raul Albentosa is in talks with Malaga over a possible loan switch, just six months since leaving Eibar.
Malaga have completed the signing of striker Duje Cop from Dinamo Zagreb on a season-long loan, with the view to a permanent transfer next summer.
Barcelona will begin the defence of their La Liga title with a trip to San Mames to face Athletic Bilbao, it has been announced.
Malaga have completed the signing of Moroccan winger Adnane Tighadouini from NAC Breda for a reported €800,000.
Fenerbahce have confirmed their interest in signing out-of-favour Malaga goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa.
Malaga have confirmed the signings of Juan Carlos and Fabio Espinha, the Braga winger and Ludogorets midfielder respectively.
Former Villarreal, Real Madrid and Malaga Coach Manuel Pellegrini believes his tactics were appropriated by the Spain national team.
A crisis is reportedly brewing at Malaga after it emerged that no money had entered the club since Nasser Al-Thani’s pledge 10 days ago.
Juanmi has bid farewell to Malaga in an emotional post on social media after completing his 7m transfer to Southampton.
Villarreal are to complete the signings of Alphonse Areola, Samu Castillejo and Samu Garcia, but Ikechukwu Uche is heading to Mexico.
Malaga have insisted Nordin Amrabat is staying at La Rosaleda and completed the signing of Braga winger Juan Carlos.
Southampton have completed the signing of Malaga forward Juanmi on a four-year contract after triggering the player’s release clause.
Malaga are set to replace Southampton-bound Juanmi with Celta Vigo forward Charles, according to reports in Spain.
Malaga have announced that Duda has extended his contract until 2016, with the option of a further year.
Malaga and Belarus defender Egor Filipenko has claimed that Sergio Ramos is the best centre-back in Europe ahead of Sunday’s Euro 2016 qualifier against Spain.
The owners of Malaga have said the club is not for sale and vowed to continue moving forward with stability the order of the day.
Malaga have held talks with Portuguese midfielder Fabio Espinho and a deal is believed to be close to completion.
Malaga and Real Betis are considering an approach for Rafael Van der Vaart, who wants to end his career in Spain.
Sergi Darder has pledged his loyalty to Malaga for at least another season after rejecting the opportunity to join Inter.
Malaga could be the subject of a takeover from Chinese concern Double-Edged Sports, led by Wang Kangning.
Unai Emery has praised Sevilla’s season after they ended the League campaign with a 3-2 win at Malaga.
Sevilla Coach Unai Emery has rubbished speculation linking him with the potential vacancies at Milan and Real Madrid.
Sergio Sanchez’s agent says the defender will most probably leave Malaga at the end of the season after being unable to agree terms.
Unai Emery refused to comment on speculation linking him with a summer exit from Sevilla after Sunday’s 2-1 victory over Almeria.
Marcelino again struggled for superlatives as Villarreal beat Malaga 2-1 in their last home match of the season on Sunday.
Javi Gracia believes “anything can happen” in the last two rounds of the La Liga season as Malaga travel to Villarreal this weekend.

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