Málaga: Roberto; Rosales, Luis Hernández, Baysse, Juankar; Recio, Adrián González; Keko (Javi Ontiveros 80‘), Juanpi (En-Nesyri 76‘), Chory Castro (Estebán Rolón 92‘); Peñaranda. 4-2-3-1.
Celta: Rubén Blanco; Hugo Mallo (Guidetti 84‘), Cabral, Sergi Gómez, Jonny; Daniel Wass, Lobotka (Jozabed 80‘), Pablo Hernández; Iago Aspas, Maxi Gómez, Pione Sisto. 4-3-3.
1-0. 45. Adrián González. Header from close up after Baysse overhead kick hit bar
1-1. 76. Iago Aspas. Looped angled header over Roberto from Pione Sisto cross.
2-1. 83. Recio (penalty). After Cabral blocked En-Nesyri shot with arm inside area.
Yellow cards: Hugo Mallo 15’, Luis Hernández 34’, Chory Castro 62’, Cabral 82’, Iago Aspas 91’.
Málaga finally got their first win of the season, a 2-1 victory over Celta on Sunday evening taking the Andalusians off the bottom of the table above Alavés. Adrián González (son of under-pressure coach Michel) headed the opener on the stroke of half time, and Recio won it from the penalty spot after Iago Aspas had levelled the scores.