–As Villareal travel to Malaga
Nigerian international and Villareal of Spain forward, Ikechukwu Uche would be looking to increase his goals tally today when go on the road trip against Malaga in a crucial La Liga fixture. Uche, currently with 5 goals to his credit remains one of Nigeria’s prolific scorers in Europe and his contribution has helped the Yelllow Submarine progress in the league.
Today’s tie against Malaga is a big one with just one point separating the two sides. Precisely, Villareal are 6th on the log with 31 points while Malaga are breathing down their necks in the 7th place with 30 points therefore today’s tie at the 30,377-capacity Estadio La Rosaleda will be a crunch battle for supremacy.
Uche scored the second goal for his side last weekend in the 2-2 draw away to Elche and coach Garcia Marcelino would be banking on the skillful striker to deliver on the big occasion.
Also in Spain, Ramon Azeez will be available for selection for Almeria who will be hosting Sevilla. Almeria currently 15th on the log with 16 points face a herculean task and will need more than home support to pick the maximum points against a Sevilla side who currently sit in the 5th place with 33 points.