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Beşiktaş vs Istanbulspor Live Stream, Predictions
Beşiktaş come up against visiting opponents Istanbulspor at Vodafone Park in this Super Lig clash on Saturday.
View all of the Beşiktaş v Istanbulspor predictions, poll and stats below (inc. the best betting odds).
📏 Form Guide
Beşiktaş are hoping to win again following the 0-2 Super Lig triumph versus İstanbul Başakşehir.
In that match, Beşiktaş managed 51% possession and 12 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. For Beşiktaş, the goals were scored by Vincent Aboubakar (15') and Arthur Masuaku (55'). At the other end, İstanbul Başakşehir had 13 shots on goal with 2 of them on target.
Their most recent results shine a light on the fact that quality has been evident in the Beşiktaş backline. Beşiktaş have been stingy, with the number of goals that have gone past their goalkeeper during their last 6 matches standing at 3.
Their prior results show that Beşiktaş:
- have not lost a league tie with Istanbulspor in their last 3 games.
- have not beaten Istanbulspor in their previous 2 league games.
- are undefeated in their last 8 home league matches. A run that they'll hope to extend here.
Istanbulspor will go into this clash following on from a 3-0 Super Lig win in the defeat of Sivasspor in their last game.
In that match, Istanbulspor had 34% possession and 9 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. For Istanbulspor, goals were scored by Valon Ethemi (7'), Demeaco Duhaney (59') and Jason Lokilo (88'). On the other side, Sivasspor got 7 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target.
During their six previous matches, Fatih Tekke's Istanbulspor have found the net 10 times, earning them a goals per game average of 1.67.
🤜🤛 Head to head
The last league meeting featuring these sides was Super Lig match day 7 on 17/09/2022 which ended up with the score at Istanbulspor 2-2 Beşiktaş.
That time, Istanbulspor managed 50% possession and 8 shots on goal with 2 on target. Their only player to score was Ali Yaşar (86').
For their opponents, Beşiktaş had 8 shots at goal with 5 on target. Georges-Kévin Nkoudou (8'), Ersin Destanoğlu (26' Own goal) and Wout Weghorst (39') scored.
The match was refereed by Zorbay Küçük.
ℹ️ Team News: Beşiktaş
The Beşiktaş boss Şenol Güneş does not have any fitness concerns to speak of ahead of this clash thanks to a completely injury-free group to choose from.
It seems likely that Kara Kartallar look set to make use of the 4-2-3-1 formation, utilising Mert Günok, Onur Bulut, Omar Colley, Tayyib Talha Sanuc, Arthur Masuaku, Amir Hadziahmetovic, Salih Ucan, Vincent Aboubakar, Gedson Fernandes, Nathan Redmond and Cenk Tosun.
📰 Team News: Istanbulspor
Due to a completely healthy squad available to choose from, the Istanbulspor boss Fatih Tekke has zero fitness concerns at all before this clash. Okan Erdogan cannot play in this game through suspension.
From our viewpoint, Boğalar could decide to elect for a 4-1-4-1 formation, starting David Jensen, Demeaco Duhaney, Adi Mehremic, Mehmet Yesil, Duhan Aksu, Mahamadou Ba, Jason Lokilo, Muammer Sarikaya, Eduart Rroca, Valon Ethemi and Emeka Eze.
It seems to us that Istanbulspor will do really well to be putting goals past a Beşiktaş team who should control most aspects of this game.
We’re going for a very comprehensive 3-0 win for Beşiktaş at the end of this one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
Andre Moura, 02:35 14/03/2023
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Vodafone Park (42,590)
Captain: Atiba Hutchinson
Chairman: Ahmet Nur Çebi
Manager: Şenol Güneş
Competitions: Super Lig position 3
⭐ Star Man: Cenk Tosun
Normally played in the Striker position, Cenk Tosun was born in Wetzlar, Germany. After having made a senior debut playing for Eintracht Frankfurt in the 2009 - 2010 season, the talented Forward has bagged 9 league goals in the Süper Lig 2022 - 2023 season to date in a total of 23 appearances.
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