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Pellegrini to leave Malaga at end of season

Malaga's head coach Manuel Pellegrini. Photo: EPA

The 59-year-old Pellegrini says he is leaving because of “sporting reasons”. The Chilean has been linked to the Manchester City post made vacant when Roberto Mancini was fired last week.

Thursday, 29 August, 2013, 4:13am

Malaga out to prove themselves against Dortmund

Malaga coach Manuel Pellegrini

Malaga winger Joaquin Sanchez is promising a big performance from his side tonight as the Spanish side host Borussia Dortmund in a Champions League quarter-final in their first ever appearance in the competition.

3 Apr 2013 - 4:46am

Malaga coach Pelligrini praises team for 'staying focused' in tough times

Malaga coach Manuel Pellegrini is proud of his team. Photo: AFP

Malaga's long-suffering fans have endured a roller-coaster ride since Sheikh Abdullah al-Thani, a member of the Qatar royal family, bought the Costa del Sol club in 2010 after they narrowly avoided relegation.

15 Mar 2013 - 6:48am

Malaga target Champions League quarter-finals with win over Porto

Joao Moutinho's goal in the first leg at Porto is all that separates the two sides. Photo: EPA

Malaga's former Portugal international Duda is confident his side can overcome a 1-0 deficit at home to Porto tonight to claim a place in the Champions League quarter-finals.

13 Mar 2013 - 5:42am

Jose Mourinho benches Real Madrid goalkeeper Casillas

Real Madrid's embattled coach Jose Mourinho appears to be blocking out the mocking of the fans as his side, without the dumped Iker Casillas, go down to Malaga. Photo: AFP

Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho is standing by his decision to drop keeper Iker Casillas from the starting line-up despite their 3-2 defeat to Malaga.

Mourinho is now coming under renewed pressure as the defeat left the champions 16 points behind leaders Barcelona.

24 Dec 2012 - 3:59am

Short Soccer, December 22, 2012

Uefa banned Champions League contender Malaga from European club competitions for one upcoming season yesterday for failing to pay players' wages and tax bills on time.

22 Dec 2012 - 6:23am

Short Soccer, November, 12, 2012

Malaga's Oguchi Onyewu dribbles away from Sociedad's Xabi Prieto. Photo: AFP

Malaga miss out on chance to go third

12 Nov 2012 - 6:25am

Short Soccer, November 8, 2012

Galaxy won't change tactics, says Beckham

8 Nov 2012 - 3:17am

Malaga to put Milan turnaround to the test

AC Milan coach Massimiliano Allegri saw his side come good with a 5-1 victory over Chievo. Photo: AP

AC Milan could find out if they have truly turned a corner in what has been a turbulent season when Champions League group C leaders Malaga visit the San Siro tonight.

Milan were lucky to escape with only a 1-0 defeat when an attacking Malaga side sent out by Chilean coach Manuel Pellegrini dominated the Italians at La Rosaleda a fortnight ago.

6 Nov 2012 - 2:46am