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Kasimpasa will do battle with away team İstanbul Başakşehir at Recep Tayyip Erdoğan Stadyumu in the Super Lig game on Saturday.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the Kasimpasa v İstanbul Başakşehir game - as well as up-to-date odds.
Kasimpasa will be looking for a repeat result of a 1-0 Super Lig triumph versus İstanbul Başakşehir.
In that match, Kasimpasa had 48% possession and 6 attempts at goal with 1 of them on target. The scorer for Kasimpasa was Raoul Petretta (16'). At the other end, İstanbul Başakşehir had 4 attempts at goal with 1 on target.
Matches featuring Kasimpasa have usually been entertaining encounters lately with plenty of scoring expected. Over their past half dozen games, a grand total of 20 goals have been scored for both teams combined (at an average of 3.33 goals per game) with 10 of them accredited to Kasimpasa. Previous results aside, we’ll just have to find out whether the trend might continue on in this game.
Leading up to this clash, Kasimpasa:
- have not beaten İstanbul Başakşehir in their previous 5 league matches.
- are unbeaten in their last 2 home league matches.
The stats don’t lie, and İstanbul Başakşehir have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 11 goals overall. Defensively, İstanbul Başakşehir have seen their frailties exposed.
Looking at their past form shows that İstanbul Başakşehir:
- have not lost to Kasimpasa in away games against them for the last 2 matches in the league.
- have not won away from home in their last 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
A look at their prior head-to-head clashes stretching back to 26/07/2020 shows that Kasimpasa have won 1 of them and İstanbul Başakşehir 4, with the number of drawn matches standing at 1.
Loads of goals were seen in those games, too - 22 in total at an average of 3.67 goals per meeting.
The last league fixture between the two was Super Lig match day 1 on 08/08/2022 when it ended İstanbul Başakşehir 4-0 Kasimpasa.
On that day, İstanbul Başakşehir managed 57% possession and 15 shots at goal with 7 of them on target. The scorers were Danijel Aleksić (22'), Patryk Szysz (38'), Mounir Chouiar (74') and Deniz Türüç (77').
At the other end, Kasimpasa had 9 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target.
The referee was Alì Palabiyik.
Team News: Kasimpasa
The Kasimpasa boss Selçuk İnan does not have any fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this clash with a completely injury-free group to pick from. The players who will not be able to play in this game through being suspended are Jeffrey Bruma and Fodé Koita.
Team News: İstanbul Başakşehir
Owing to a completely healthy group ready to go, the İstanbul Başakşehir manager Emre Belözoğlu has zero fitness worries to report coming into this match.
We’re inclined to think that Kasimpasa will have to play well to breach the defence of this İstanbul Başakşehir team who we reckon will get a goal themselves and run out victorious.
We therefore see a very competitive encounter with a 0-1 winning score for İstanbul Başakşehir at the end of the 90 minutes.
We’ll see what happens.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Recep Tayyip Erdoğan Stadyumu (14,234)
Captain: Haris Hajradinović
Chairman: Mehmet Fatih Saraç
Manager: Selçuk İnan
Competitions: Super Lig position 14
🔑 Key Player: Stéphane Bahoken
Mostly taking to the field in the Striker position, Stéphane Bahoken was born in Grasse, France. Having made a first senior appearance for Nice in the 2010 - 2011 season, the skilful Forward has contributed 4 league goals in this Süper Lig 2022 - 2023 campaign so far in a total of 16 appearances.