Malaga overcame Anderlecht with a 3-0 result that saw Eliseu netting twice while the midfielder Joaquin placed his mark on the score-board as he scored a penalty set piece.
The Spanish side enjoyed possession and played mostly into the own half of Anderlecht who were forced to defend and stand firm for as long as they could. Isco, Joaquin and Saviola had their share of chances. They linked together on more than one instance troubling the defensive back line of the hosts.
With the game reaching its ending minutes Eliseu was the 1rst to put his name on the score-sheet with a shot from over 20 yards away that went into the left side of the net. The 2nd goal arrived at the 56th minute with Joaquin scoring from a penalty.
Eliseu finished everything off with a 2nd goal which broke the spirit and hopes of Anderlecht fans and players. They are now located in 3rd place of Group C with 1 point.