Their names are Alma, Noah, Arnaud, Beatrice, Manel... People who "often try to hide", but who show their faces in paintings more than two metres wide that now hang in Malaga's Contemporary Art Centre (CAC).
Title and artist. The Da
Tenerife (kick-off 9pm) but the squad is likely to be nowhere near the one with which sporting director Manolo Gaspar would like to close the window. Before the window closes, the side must face newly promoted Castellón (away, 18 September), Alcorcón (home, ... 27 September) and Rayo Vallecano (away, 4 October).
Preparations, far from ideal
With the futures of all of the first-team (minus new arrivals) up in the air, preparations so far have been far from ideal.
Sergio Pellicer's side have scored just
...quarter of the game remaining.
Malaga had to weather a final Castellón flurry after the late injuries, with goalkeeper Dani Barrio doing well to paw away substitute Gustavo Ledes’ shot from the edge of the box, although the attempt looked to be drifting ... to Barcelona-based club Espanyol for two million euros. This sum could increase by another million if certain objectives are reached.
With two consecutive away games under their belt, Malaga’s next fixture is at home to Alcorcón on Friday evening.
...the summer the work would also help to minimise the risk of wildfires.
The town hall called for residents' collaboration, asking them to use the municipal dump (punto limpio) to dispose of unwanted household items and to throw away other waste
With the players returning from their holidays, negotiations have stepped up behind the scenes at Malaga this week with two new arrivals already through the door.
Portuguese forward Orlando Sá was officially presented on Tuesday afternoon after com
...as torrential rains caused an avalanche that swept away people, tents, caravans and cars. Some of the bodies of the victims were discovered ten miles downstream.
The campsite was full when the flash flood struck and hundreds of people had to be ... described how he had to give up helping other people swept away by the flood to save his own life. "There comes a moment when it's you or nobody," he is reported to have said from his hospital bed.
Malaga battled hard to claim a point in Tenerife on Monday night, standing firm in the face of the dominant home side in a game made all the more difficult by midfielder Keidi Bare’s red card just before half time.
Keidi, the second Malaga player t
Coronavirus has kept children away from peers and pushed them in front of screens, causing some to suffer from an overdose of them.
A 15-year-old has been arrested in Malaga city for hitting her mother for turning off her router.
Police in Fuengirola were able to track down a man who allegedly stole various items, including tools and a wallet, from a building site because of his distinctive cowboy hat.
Police tracked the use of stolen credit cards and were able to find the
While the RFEF and La Liga intend to finish the seasons for the professional divisions in the men's games, all non-professional leagues in Spain have been called off, it was announced on Wednesday.
Malaga Femenino, as a non-professional side like a
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...del Carmen and the one near the Astilleros Nereo shipping yard people were turned away or made to wait for a period of time during a period of around three hours in the early afternoon.
Also in Malaga, there were also warnings of high occupation on
Malaga's euphoria was short-lived. After a big win against Deportivo last Wednesday, a limp 2-1 defeat against Sporting Gijón in Asturias on Monday night has invited the pressure back on for the final two fixtures of the season as the side fights to
...window was submerged
As the dull clouds gathered
The marvellous sun hid
For an entire week
For the last time
The clouds ran away
From the sun’s powerful rays
Palm trees danced in the sultry breeze
Flowers were visited by bees ... eye,
She sees a wiggly white tail;
A black nose sweeps along the floor
To where the cake had been.
Julius eats all the crumbs
That had fallen.
He rubs his face against her leg
Pushing her memory away.
Stella Baur, Age 10
...plummeted when quarantine restrictions were imposed by key countries such as the UK; and the financial situation of Spanish families, with thousands of workers still on furlough schemes and companies failing to survive the pandemic, has kept away national
...sound of torture
Rings, like a real horror
All is an everlasting guilt
Calling out to me,
Mistakes are momentarily human
But is it human
If the mistake is headed to the tombs?
Fortunately a heavy sleep can keep the distant memory away ... my biggest fears:
I miss you brother.
It’s been five years now brother,
I have found out the news,
A sniper took your life, showing no mercy,
And now I have no one to live up to.
I ran away, thinking it would help,
To keep my mind off ... the window,
My memory walking further away,
The sun doesn't shine on the inside,
Darkness hits me,
Hits me like bullet,
Gazing through the window,
My cheeks cold,
Cold like ice,
Watching people pass,
...saw the introduction of Paulo Vítor in the 83rd minute and he quickly fired a shot on goal that was pushed away well by Nauzet.
However, as the final minutes approached, Marbella were firmly on the back foot and had to stand up to another series of
Alejandro Davidovich now has an ATP title to his name, having come away from Santiago de Chile as champion, albeit surprisingly in the doubles category.
The Malaga-born player was paired with the Tenerife-based Roberto Carballés (both in the top ... their favour. They then took this momentum and ran away with it in the second set to win the match.
Davidovich, who exited the tournament in the singles category in the round of sixteen (defeated by favourite Christian Garín in the tie break of the
After drawing their last two games, Malaga Femenino picked up an important three points away to Granadilla B on Saturday. This victory, their third away win on the trot, reinforces the suspicion that José Herrera's side may be better on the road
...normally so prevalent in areas where humans are present.
They're not alone. Around the globe, Mother Nature has been busying herself reclaiming lost ground since we scurried away to batten down the hatches, with sea lions being spotted on pavements, deer
Malaga produced the biggest shock of the match day on Sunday afternoon as they claimed all three points at Carranza, home of league leaders Cadiz.
Sergio Pellicer's side pulled off a tactical masterclass to nullify their opponents who before the ma
...serious injury to remember the last time they spent that much time away. With the province now in Phase One of lockdown easing, the majority of the area's standout athletes permitted to do so made their return to the track or field with the notable
Malaga's women's team didn't have an easy ride during Saturday's trip to Pozoblanco. Despite taking a first-half lead against Pozoalbense, José Herrera's team returned to the Costa del Sol with a point, having finished the game with just ten players.
...dangerous crosses from Saúl.
He could do nothing about the opening goal, though. The ball broke to Manel in the area in the 38th minute after a lucky ricochet and he duly tucked the ball away for his ninth of the season.
The hosts could have equalised
Sánchez's caretaking government so focused on securing international roles when political chaos dominates at home. More than two months after a general election that gave no single party a majority, Spain's politicians are as far away from forming the next
While Campanillas in Malaga bore the brunt of the effects of the storms on Saturday morning, the western Costa del Sol and the Guadalhorce also suffered flooding and damage as well as wintry scenes caused by hail.
Storms early on Saturday morning l
When I am writing this article the sun is shining bright and it looks and feels more like spring than winter.
But the nights are cold and we have to take measures to make sure our pets are kept warm... warm but not excessively so.
Owners are oft
"I'm John Arild, I'm Norwegian and I'm a Malaga fan." It's as clear and as simple as that. 'Malaguismo', as supporting the club is known, stirred something in this 22-year-old Languages student who one day would like to teach Spanish and who is now a
Marbella were left wondering what could have been after they were held to a draw away in Murcia on Sunday.
The visitors began brightly, with Mustafá causing danger down the flank and Manel and Óscar equally threatening up front. Real Murcia were
...attack with their deep-lying back five seemingly kilometres away from their new-look front three.
Rahmani, who was unable to use his pace to much effect, had Malaga's best chance in the first half, swinging his leg at a cut back to the far post but
After four consecutive 2-1 victories at home, Marbella had to make do with a solitary point on Saturday after a disappointing 0-0 draw.
Their opponents Algeciras defended resolutely throughout, though the home side looked less likely to score as th
The coastline of Andalucía stretches for some 945 kilometres, from the border with Murcia on the Mediterranean to Portugal on the Atlantic. That’s nearly 600 miles of spectacular sandy beaches, rugged cliffs, rocky coves and flat marshlands. Not all
The order to stay at home to stop the spread of Covid-19 has given us all the possibility of peeping through the curtain at Malaga's succulent cultural scene, despite the majority of the venues being closed.
The Carmen Thyssen Museum offers virtu
As a reward for their efforts, they came away with two first-place finishes (in the under eights and under 12s) and two second-place finishes (under sixes and under 10s).
Success in this tournament, known globally for the level of its invited
It's possible that I may have had some about fifty years ago but I really can't be sure. Certainly, as an adult, I've never been able to countenance the idea. Maybe it's the memory of various uncles slumped in armchairs watching Saturday afternoon wr
Not in the squad on Wednesday were veteran Ukrainian forward Yevhen Seleznov and Argentinean central midfielder Emanuel Cecchini as both closed in on moves away from the club.
Seleznov, 34, only joined Malaga in January (from Akhisar) but failed
Kempinsky hotel in the Río Padrón area had to be evacuated with the A-7 motorway also cut off in both directions. Flames and smoke were visible from as far away as Marbella.
Three helicopters, various vehicles and thirty firefighters specialised in dealing ... that those evacuated from their homes would soon be able to return with the wind helping to carry the smoke away quickly.
The Pantai beach bar in Torre del Mar lost its covered terrace when strong winds and huge waves caused a loss of sand to 300 metres of the town's west end beach earlier this week.
The bad weather also caused a palm tree planted on the beach to fal
Soccer and the Malaga-Costa del Sol tourist board appear on the shorts.
The home goalkeeper kit meanwhile is all grey, while the away kit sees the return of the dark purple and green which forms the provincial flag.
Similar to the home shirt, the
Benalmádena town hall has approved a new law that forces dog owners to carry a bottle of soapy water when walking their pets to reduce the effects of canine urination in public areas.
The new law is an amendment to the town's existing bylaw concern