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The Super Lig game at Bahçeşehir Okulları Stadyumu on Saturday sees home side Alanyaspor ready themselves for the challenge from opponents Beşiktaş.
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Alanyaspor will be wanting a better result here following a 2-0 Super Lig losing effort in their last game against Çaykur Rizespor.
In that match, Alanyaspor managed 56% possession and 13 shots at goal with 1 of them on target. Çaykur Rizespor had 8 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. Selim Ay (11') and Damjan Đoković (70') scored for Çaykur Rizespor.
It’s been seldom in recent times that Alanyaspor have shown defensive steel. It will be a concern for them that Alanyaspor have been scored against in 6 of their previous 6 matches, giving up 10 goals during that time. Nevertheless, we will just have to wait and see if that trend shall be replicated in this upcoming match.
Since a losing effort in their last game against Trabzonspor in Super Lig action, Beşiktaş and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
In that game, Beşiktaş had 55% possession and 17 shots at goal with 6 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Beşiktaş was Cyle Larin (62'). Trabzonspor had 7 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. Abdülkadir Ömür (45') and Andreas Cornelius (95') scored for Trabzonspor.
Demonstrating their penchant for eventful matches, goals have been celebrated 21 times in the previous six games in which Beşiktaş have played, giving an average of 3.5 goals per meeting. Their opponents have hit 15 from this total.
Head to head
An examination of their past head-to-head clashes stretching back to 07/12/2018 tells us that Alanyaspor have won 1 of them & Beşiktaş 4, with the tally of drawn matches being 1.
A combined sum of 14 goals were yielded between them during those clashes, with 4 of them from Alanyaspor and 10 belonging to Kara Kartallar. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.33.
The previous league encounter between these clubs was Super Lig match day 33 on 07/04/2021 when the final score was Beşiktaş 3-0 Alanyaspor.
In that game, Beşiktaş managed 48% possession and 17 shots on goal with 7 on target. The goals were scored by Cenk Tosun (11'), Rachid Ghezzal (58') and Georges-Kévin Nkoudou (84').
Alanyaspor got 13 shots on goal with 5 on target.
The referee was Umit Öztürk.
Team News: Alanyaspor
The Alanyaspor manager Bulent Korkmaz will be grateful to have no fitness worries to speak of coming into this match thanks to a completely healthy squad to pick from.
Team News: Beşiktaş
Due to a fully healthy group available to choose from, the Beşiktaş boss Sergen Yalçın has zero fitness worries to speak of before this clash.
In our view, Beşiktaş and Alanyaspor could well end up finding themselves level here, with both teams capable of netting.
Let’s see how it plays out, but a draw is looking likely to us. We therefore see a very close game with a 1-1 scoreline when the full-time whistle blows.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Bahçeşehir Okulları Stadyumu (10,130)
Captain: Efecan Karaca
Chairman: Hasan Çavuşoğlu
Manager: Bulent Korkmaz
Competitions: Super Lig position 5
🔑 Star Player: Famara Diédhiou
Typically deployed in the Striker position, Famara Diédhiou was born in Saint-Louis, Senegal. After making a first senior appearance for Sochaux in the 2014 - 2015 season, the accomplished Forward has struck 3 league goals in this Süper Lig 2021 - 2022 season to date from a total of 10 appearances.