The Blue and Whites travelled to Sporting Gijón and managed to leave with all three points, winning the match 1-2.
Oh dear, another defeat for the Blue and Whites, and this time a quite comprehensive one at the hands of visiting Atletico Madrid. Three goals from set pieces, two scored by Tiago and one by Dominguez sealed things for Madrid and Málaga remain third from bottom of La Liga.
Getafe were 1-0 winners against third placed Villarreal, despite playing most of the second half with ten men after Cata Díaz was given his marching orders and then with nine men after goalscorer Albín got a little carried away with his celebrations just before the end.
Strange happenings at La Rosaleda with Málaga registering a 4-1 win over Racing Santander and moving out of the relegation zone, just.
Little point in playing well if you then go and throw it all away with defensive errors, which is exactly what the Blue and Whites did on Sunday, losing 2-0 to Mallorca.
Málaga are down into the drop zone after losing their fifth consecutive match, this time 1-2 to Real Sociedad. Griezmann and Llorente were the scorers for Real Sociedad, Juanmi getting one back for the Blue and Whites.
Málaga played host to Villarreal on Monday evening, a game which saw five goals in the first 33 minutes. The Blue and Whites opened the scoring after only four minutes, Eliseu shooting from the edge of the box.
Valencia failed to regain top spot in La Liga after a 1-1 draw with Atletico Madrid on Wednesday night.
Although the Blue and Whites took an early lead against local rivals Sevilla at La Rosaleda, Rondón scoring in the 14th minute, it was Sevilla who ended up with the three points, Alfaro and Cáceres the scorers.
A much better performance from the Blue and Whites at the Estadio La Romareda as they beat Zaragoza 3-5 to launch themselves up the table. However, they were 0-5 just before half time so there are obviously some question marks concerning the Málaga defence.