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
...renewed his contract on Tuesday.
Nine players will leave after the conclusion of their loans: Pawel Kieszek, Axel Werner, Pau Torres, Alfred N'Diaye, Erik Morán, Iván Alejo, Mamadou Koné, Gustavo Blanco Leschuk and Yevhen Seleznov. Also leaving will be
...forward Héctor, defender Miguel Torres and midfielder Badr Boulahroud still being sought, Malaga are unable to further strengthen their squad, having already signed Ukrainian striker Yevhen Seleznov (who made his debut off the bench last Saturday).
Iván, Luis Hernández, Pau, Ricca; Renato (Seleznov, 78'), N'Diaye, Keidi (Mula, 77'), Adrián, Ontiveros (Harper, 80'); Blanco Leschuk. Unused subsitutes: Kieszek, Cifu, Diego González, Erik Morán.
Osasuna: Rubén; Nacho Vidal, David García, Unai García, ... Munir.
Unmoved until this point, falling behind prompted Muñiz into action. On came Yevhen Seleznov, Álex Mula and Jack Harper as he abandoned his cautious 4-1-4-1 in favour of an attacking 4-4-2 diamond with Harper at the tip.
However, this exposed ... his side at the back and they nearly conceded two goals in two minutes, with Munir denying Villar twice - on the second occasion in spectacular fashion.
A vague penalty appeal for the use of a hand to block Seleznov's shot from the edge of the box