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Gençlerbirliği will be at Eryaman Stadyumu on Sunday for the 1. Lig clash with home side MKE Ankaragücü.
All MKE Ankaragücü v Gençlerbirliği game predictions, stats and user poll are shown below (including the best match odds).
MKE Ankaragücü will be hoping for a repeat of their last result, following a 0-3 1. Lig success against Denizlispor.
Over their past 6 games, MKE Ankaragücü have scored a combined total of 6 times, with that being an average number of goals scored per match equal to 1.
Looking at their past form shows that MKE Ankaragücü:
- have not lost a league tie with Gençlerbirliği in their previous 2 matches.
- have not won at home in their last 5 league games. Their fans aren't happy.
After tasting defeat last time out to Manisa FK in 1. Lig action, Gençlerbirliği will be hoping to turn things around here.
Proving their fondness for fruitful matches, goals have been seen as many as 26 times in the previous six matches in which Gençlerbirliği have played, giving an average of 4.33 goals per clash. Opposition teams have hit 17 of these goals. That sort of trend isn’t assured to be carried forward into this game, however.
Their prior results show that Gençlerbirliği:
- are winless against MKE Ankaragücü in away games against them for the last 2 league matches.
- are without an away win for the past 6 league matches.
Head to head
Checking out their prior head to head meetings dating back to 25/09/2011, both clubs have shared the honours with MKE Ankaragücü winning 2 of those games, Gençlerbirliği 2 and 2 being draws in normal time.
In all, 12 goals were scored between them in these games, with 6 for Kupa beyi and 6 being from Ankara Rüzgârı. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.
The last league contest featuring these sides was Super Lig match day 34 on 11/04/2021 which ended up with the score at MKE Ankaragücü 2-1 Gençlerbirliği.
On that occasion, MKE Ankaragücü had 52% possession and 14 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. Their only player to score was Emre Güral (66').
Gençlerbirliği got 10 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. Arda Kızıldağ (70' Own goal) and Bogdan Stancu (75') scored.
The match was refereed by Serkan Tokat.
Team News: MKE Ankaragücü
Regarding absentees, there’s just the sole fitness concern for the MKE Ankaragücü boss to be concerned about due to a largely intact group. Hakan Öztürk (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) misses out.
Team News: Gençlerbirliği
Due to a completely healthy squad available to select from, the Gençlerbirliği boss Özcan Bizati has zero fitness worries to report coming into this clash.
We’re of the opinion that Gençlerbirliği should have enough to get a goal against this MKE Ankaragücü outfit, but it might not quite be as many as they’ll concede.
We are anticipating a close game with a 2-1 winning score for MKE Ankaragücü by the time that the referee blows the final whistle. It will be interesting to see how this one goes.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Eryaman Stadyumu (22,000)
Captain: Korcan Çelikay
Chairman: Fatih Mert
Competitions: 1. Lig position 7