Suchet orders his four corps to hold their position, resupply and regroup.
He orders the garrison of Alcoba to send four days supplies to Malagon
The convoy is attacked by 3 guerrilla, but they rout the Spanish with 10% casualties
1st and 2nd Spanish corps retreat south of the river Guadiana
3rd and 4th Spanish corps resupply and start to receive replacements for battle casualties
The whole regular Spanish army is now south of the river Guadiana.