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The Super Lig match at Konya Büyükşehir Stadyumu on Sunday will see home team Konyaspor take on Hatayspor.
Our Konyaspor v Hatayspor tips, poll and stats can be seen in full below - along with the latest match odds.
Konyaspor fans will want a repeat of their previous result, being a 3-1 Super Lig triumph against Hatayspor.
In that match, Konyaspor had 66% possession and 22 shots on goal with 7 on target. For Konyaspor, the goalscorers were Zymer Bytyqi (6'), Konrad Michalak (73') and Ahmed Hassan (87'). For their opponents, Hatayspor got 7 attempts on goal with 1 of them on target. Ayoub El Kaabi (16') scored for Hatayspor.
Fixtures with Konyaspor have usually been entertaining ones of late with plenty of scoring the rule rather than the exception. Over their past six clashes, the sum of 24 goals have been scored for both teams combined (at an average of 4 goals per game) with 14 of those belonging to Konyaspor.
The stats tell the story, and Hatayspor have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, seeing their opponents hit 10 goals in total. At the back, Hatayspor could really do with shoring things up. With no two games being the same, we will just have to wait and see if that trend will be replicated in this upcoming match or not.
Coming into this fixture, Hatayspor are without a win away from home in their last 8 league matches. Their travelling support will be needed here, for sure.
Head to head
The previous league meeting featuring the two was Super Lig match day 18 on 22/12/2021 when it ended Hatayspor 1-3 Konyaspor.
In that game, Hatayspor had 48% possession and 7 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Ayoub El Kaabi (3').
Konyaspor had 12 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. Paul M'Poku (29', 54') and Ahmed Hassan (92') scored.
The match was refereed by Halil Umut Meler.
Team News: Konyaspor
The Konyaspor manager İlhan Palut will be grateful not to have any fitness worries at all coming into this match thanks to a completely healthy group available to choose from.
Team News: Hatayspor
Hatayspor manager Ömer Erdoğan has to choose a team with limited availability. Simon Falette (Unknown Injury), Adama Traoré (Unknown Injury) and Kamil Ahmet Cörekci (Unknown Injury) will miss out on this game.
Hatayspor must be fancied to find the net against this Konyaspor side, although that isn’t expected to be as many as they’ll concede.
We reckon that it will be both teams to score in a 2-1 victory for Konyaspor when all is said and done. Looking forward to this.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Konya Büyükşehir Stadyumu (42,000)
Captain: Ibrahim Šehić
Chairman: Fatih Özgökçen
Manager: İlhan Palut
Competitions: Super Lig position 3
⭐ Key Man: Sokol Cikalleshi
Typically deployed in the Striker position, Sokol Cikalleshi was born in Kavajë, Albania. After having played his first senior match for Besa Kavajë in the 2009 - 2010 season, the talented Forward has accumulated 10 league goals in the Süper Lig 2021 - 2022 season so far in 32 appearances.