Barcelona lost further ground on league leaders Real Madrid in the race to win La Liga as they lost 2-0 at Malaga on Saturday night.
Lionel Messi scored a spectacular winner as Barcelona moved to the top of La Liga with a hard-fought 2-1 win at Malaga on Saturday.
As Luis Enrique prepares his FC Barcelona players for the stiff test against Malaga, the Catalonians know that this would be one of the most difficult matches in the calendar.
This may look like a match between the title contenders and a mid table team, but any clash between Malaga and FC Barcelona is not to be trifled with.
The club from Andalusia has finally come of age, as it looks to challenge the hegemony of FC Barcelona and Real Madrid. TheHardTackle takes a look at Málaga CF.