Can Mallorca claim back-to-back La Liga victories?
Last weekend, Javier Aguirre’s team won for the first time this season, beating Rayo Vallecano 2-0 on the road.
Vedat Muriqi and then Lee Kang-in the scorers at Campo de Fútbol de Vallecas.
Before this, los Bermellones had held Athletic Club to a bore goalless draw, before narrowly losing to Real Betis.
But, early indications are that Mallorca are stronger this season, having only survived on the final day back in May.
As they return to Son Moix, will the Pirates win again?
Newly-promoted Girona meantime were beaten 1-0 by Celta de Vigo in their last outing eight days ago.
Míchel’s men had defeated Getafe 3-1 at Montilivi a week earlier, with star attackers Cristhian Stuani and Valentín Castellanos both on target.
Nevertheless, last Friday night’s defeat suggest that Blanquivermells will be battling against relegation, despite their City Football Group connections.
Thus, this is a crucial game for both in the Balearic Islands.