Istanbul Basaksehir vs Besiktas
Date: 15 October 2021, Friday
Kick-Off: 18:00 UK/ 19:00 CET
Venue: Başakşehir Fatih Terim Stadium.
Basaksehir lock big horns with Besiktas in Friday’s Super Lig fixture at the Fatih Terim Stadium. Read our Preview, Prediction and Betting Tips with Analysis here.
Basaksehir vs Besiktas Head-to-Head
In the last 9 encounters between these two sides in all competitions:
- Istanbul have won thrice while Besiktas have won 4 times.
- 25 goals have been scored in the last 10 games between these two sides.
- On an average, 2.50 goal’s have been scored per game in this fixture.
- The last time these two sides played each other, Besiktas won 3-2.
Key Stats for Betting
- In the last 5 home league games for Istanbul, they have won four times and lost once.
- Istanbul have scored 11 goals at home in those 5 games.
- In the last 3 away games in the league for Besiktas, they have lost once, drawn once and won once.
- Besiktas have scored 4 goals in those 3 away games.
Basaksehir vs Besiktas Prediction & Analysis
The hosts currently sit in 15th position in the league table with just 6 points on board after 8 league games as they have lost thrice and won twice in their last 5 league games.
Istanbul come into this fixture on the back of a 3-1 loss away from home against Fatih Karagumruk in a game which saw Danijel Aleksić score a consolation goal for Istanbul.
On the other side of the field, the visitors, Besiktas currently sit in 3rd position in the Super Lig table with 17 points on board after 8 league games as they have won thrice, lost once and drawn once in their last 5 league games.
Besiktas come into this fixture on the back of a 2-1 win at home against Sivasspor in the league in a game which saw Güven Yalçın score a brace to seal all 3 points for Besiktas.
Taking the above into consideration, we back the odds at 1.92 for -0.5 in favour of Besiktas. Since the season has begun, Besiktas has been one of the most consistent sides this season while the hosts, Istanbul have fallen off the cliff. Hence, we should see Besiktas edging out a victory in this fixture.
Consequently, we back the odds at 2.00 for both sides to score in this game. In history, this fixture is one of the biggest rivalry games in the Super Lig. Both sets of players will know that they need to win this game and have an upper hand over their opponents.
As a result, both sides will come out with an attacking approach to the game which should see both sides getting on the score sheet.
Tips for Basaksehir vs Besiktas
Asian Handicap: Besiktas -0.5 @ 1.92
Both teams to score @ 2.00.