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Konyaspor will take to the pitch with visiting team Fatih Karagümrük at Konya Büyükşehir Stadium in this Super Lig clash on Sunday.
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Konyaspor won’t want a repeat of their last result here following the 1-0 Super Lig defeat last time out to Galatasaray.
In that match, Konyaspor managed 31% possession and 8 shots on goal with 2 of them on target. At the other end, Galatasaray had 16 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. Emre Akbaba (87') was the scorer for Galatasaray.
In their preceding six games, İlhan Palut's Konyaspor have seen rewards for their attempts on goal 5 times giving them an average number of goals per match equal to 0.83.
Pre-game facts show that Konyaspor:
- are unbeaten in their last 4 home league matches.
- haven’t won at home in the past 3 league games.
In their previous fixture, Fatih Karagümrük drew 2-2 in the Super Lig match with Antalyaspor.
In that match, Fatih Karagümrük managed 60% possession and 5 shots at goal with 3 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Fatih Karagümrük was Fabio Borini (24'). Antalyaspor got 10 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. Eren Albayrak (13' Own goal), Fredy (34') and Amilton Silva (90') scored for Antalyaspor.
For 5 of the prior six clashes involving Fatih Karagümrük, a notably low volume of goals have been struck between them and opposing teams. The overall average goals scored per game within that period comes out as just 1.83, with the number of goals averaged by Karagümrük being 0.83. Nonetheless, we will just have to wait and see whether the trend will be replicated here in this match.
Going into this encounter, Fatih Karagümrük haven’t won away from home in the past 6 league games.
Head to head
The previous league game between these clubs was Super Lig match day 18 on 10/01/2021 and the score finished Fatih Karagümrük 2-1 Konyaspor.
The referee was Serkan Tokat.
Team News: Konyaspor
Marin Anicic (Cruciate Ligament Injury), Eray Birnican (Thigh Muscle Strain), Deni Milosevic (Calf Strain) and Alper Uludag (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) will be missing for Konyaspor boss İlhan Palut. Artem Kravets cannot play in this game through suspension.
Team News: Fatih Karagümrük
Karagümrük boss Francesco Farioli has a number of players out of action. Koray Altinay (Corona virus), Jure Balkovec (Corona virus), Artur Sobiech (Corona virus) and Alparslan Erdem (Cruciate Ligament Surgery) will miss out on this game. Ineligible players who cannot play in this game through suspension are Andrea Bertolacci, Enzo Roco and Bojan Saranov.
We’re envisaging that Fatih Karagümrük could find themselves struggling to breach the defence of this Konyaspor side who will likely end up scoring and possibly keep a clean sheet as well.
We therefore see a hard-fought contest, finishing with a 1-0 win for Konyaspor at the end of the match.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Konya Büyükşehir Stadium (37,829)
Captain: Ibrahim Šehić
Chairman: Hilmi Kulluk
Manager: İlhan Palut
Competitions: Super Lig position 11
🔑 Key Player: Artem Kravets
Generally taking to the field in the Striker position, Artem Kravets was born in Dniprodzerzhynsk, Ukraine. Having made his senior debut playing for Dynamo Kyiv in the 2008 - 2009 season, the accomplished Forward has struck 9 league goals in the Süper Lig 2020 - 2021 campaign to date in a total of 28 appearances.