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Sivasspor vs Konyaspor Live Stream, Predictions
Konyaspor visit Yeni Sivas 4 Eylül Stadyumu on Tuesday for the Super Lig fixture with hosts Sivasspor.
View all Sivasspor v Konyaspor tips, stats and our pre-match poll below - as well as up-to-date odds.
📏 Form Guide
Sivasspor will be hoping to bounce back here after a 2-0 Super Lig loss in their previous game against Galatasaray.
In that game, Sivasspor managed 35% possession and 3 shots on goal with 1 on target. At the other end, Galatasaray had 9 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. Mauro Icardi (13', 63') scored for Galatasaray.
Sivasspor have not been the best at stopping their opponents of late, although they have also managed to hit the back of the net themselves. Over their last 6 matches, Sivasspor have been punished defensively in 6 of them as well as scoring in 5 of those games.
Konyaspor head into the match after a 0-3 Super Lig win against Alanyaspor in their most recent game.
In that game, Konyaspor had 42% possession and 12 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. For Konyaspor, the goalscorers were Pozuelo (15', 74') and Soner Dikmen (54'). Alanyaspor had 11 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target.
In as many as 6 out of the previous 6 games involving Konyaspor, a minimum of three goals have been struck. The overall average goals scored per game during that time is 3.17, with the number of goals averaged by Konyaspor working out to 2.17. Still, we will just have to wait and see if that trend might continue on in this next match or not.
↔️ Head to head
Looking at their most recent head-to-head clashes stretching back to 21/06/2020 tells us that Sivasspor have won 3 of them and Konyaspor 1, with the number of drawn results being 2.
A combined total of 15 goals were scored between them during those clashes, with 9 for Yiğidolar and 6 for Konyaspor. That’s an average goals per game of 2.5.
The last league meeting featuring these sides was Super Lig match day 17 on 04/01/2023 when it finished Konyaspor 2-2 Sivasspor.
That time, Konyaspor managed 54% possession and 10 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. The goals were scored by Muhammet Demir (21') and Amir Hadžiahmetović (55').
On the other side, Sivasspor got 10 attempts on goal with 3 on target. Max-Alain Gradel (34') and Charis Charisis (78') scored.
The referee was Umit Öztürk.
📰 Team News: Sivasspor
Aaron Appindangoyé (Unknown Injury), Erdogan Yesilyurt (Unknown Injury), Murat Paluli (Shoulder Injury) and Ziya Erdal (Knee Injury) will not be taking part for Sivasspor manager Riza Çalımbay.
It looks as if Yiğidolar should employ a 4-3-3 system for this game, utilising Ali Vural Sasal, Alaaddin Okumus, Caner Osmanpasa, Samba Camara, Aaron Appindangoye, Robin Yalcin, Hakan Arslan, Isaac Cofie, Clinton NJie, Jordy Caicedo and Max Gradel.
🗞️ Team News: Konyaspor
Konyaspor boss Aleksandar Stanojević has to contend with a number of unavailable players. Muhammet Demir (Knee Problems) and Uche Ikpeazu (Torn knee ligament) miss out here.
We believe Konyaspor will likely utilise a 4-2-3-1 lineup, going with Ibrahim Sehic, Cebrail Karayel, Adil Demirbag, Francisco Calvo, Guilherme Haubert, Soner Dikmen, Andreas Bouchalakis, Konrad Michalak, Alejandro Pozuelo, Marlos Moreno and Mahir Emreli.
In our opinion, Konyaspor are likely to get a goal against this Sivasspor side, but it probably won’t be as many as they will have scored against them.
We’re tipping a close game with a 2-1 victory for Sivasspor at the end of this one. We’ll have to see what happens.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
Victor Martins, 12:57 28/05/2023
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Yeni Sivas 4 Eylül Stadyumu (27,532)
Captain: Ziya Erdal
Chairman: Mecnun Otyakmaz
Manager: Riza Çalımbay
Competitions: Super Lig position 14, Europa League Qualifiers (Play-Offs)
🔑 Key Man: Mustapha Yatabaré
Typically played in the Striker position, Mustapha Yatabaré was born in Beauvais, France. Having made a first senior appearance for Clermont Foot in the 2008 - 2009 season, the talented Forward has netted 6 league goals in this Süper Lig 2022 - 2023 season so far in 26 appearances.
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