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The Super Lig match at Necmi Kadıoğlu Stadyumu on Sunday will see hosts Istanbulspor facing opposition in the form of İstanbul Başakşehir.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the Istanbulspor v İstanbul Başakşehir game (inc. the best betting odds).
Istanbulspor prepare for this game after a 1-1 Super Lig drawn game against Kayserispor.
In that match, Istanbulspor managed 47% possession and 8 attempts on goal with 3 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Istanbulspor was İbrahim Yılmaz (81'). At the other end, Kayserispor had 9 shots on goal with 4 on target. Mame Thiam (77') scored for Kayserispor.
Fatih Tekke's Istanbulspor have hit the back of the net 9 times in their last 6 outings. The corresponding tally of goals that have been scored against them in that time amounts to 5.
Since a losing effort in their last game against Konyaspor in Super Lig action, İstanbul Başakşehir and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
In that game, İstanbul Başakşehir managed 50% possession and 12 shots on goal with 2 on target. For their opponents, Konyaspor got 12 attempts on goal with 4 on target. Sokol Çikalleshi (53') scored for Konyaspor.
The numbers tell their own story, and İstanbul Başakşehir have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 8 goals in all. At the back, İstanbul Başakşehir have some weaknesses to address. Nonetheless, we will just have to wait and see whether that trend shall persist in this next match or not.
Head to head
The last league match featuring these clubs was Super Lig match day 29 on 15/04/2023 which ended up with the score at Istanbulspor 1-0 İstanbul Başakşehir.
The match was refereed by Mert Güzenge.
Team News: Istanbulspor
The Istanbulspor manager Fatih Tekke will be thankful to have no fitness worries at all coming into this clash thanks to a completely injury-free squad available for selection.
Team News: İstanbul Başakşehir
Due to a fully healthy squad available to select from, the İstanbul Başakşehir manager Emre Belözoğlu has zero fitness worries to report ahead of this clash.
Here is a game where Istanbulspor will need to put in a solid display to score against this İstanbul Başakşehir side who we reckon should just have the edge.
We’re going for a good battle with a 0-1 winning margin for İstanbul Başakşehir after 90 minutes.
Let’s see what happens.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Necmi Kadıoğlu Stadyumu (7,500)
Captain: İbrahim Yılmaz
Chairman: Ecmel Faik Sarıalioğlu
Manager: Fatih Tekke
Competitions: Super Lig position 16
🔑 Key Man: İbrahim Yılmaz
Mostly deployed in the Striker position, İbrahim Yılmaz was born in Istanbul, Turkey. Having played his first senior match for İstanbul Başakşehir in the 2010 - 2011 season, the accomplished Forward has accumulated 2 league goals in the Süper Lig 2023 - 2024 season to date in 2 appearances.