ANTONIO GÓNGORA/ P. L. A.
...taken with immediate effect". Change is coming, it seems - and it's needed. Despite a series of sales, including that of Javi Ontiveros for seven million euros (potentially rising to nine), which has decreased Malaga's annual wage bill by more than 60 ... per cent to 9.9 million euros (eighth in Segunda), the club's expenditure is still higher than its revenue. More sales are needed in January, not only to free up squad space for José Rodríguez, Iván and Álex Mula, but also to help balance the books.