Besiktas vs Gaziantep
Turkish Super Lig
Date: Saturday, 8 February 2020
Kick-Off at 14:00 UK
Venue: Vodafone Park, Istanbul
One of the most popular teams in the country Besiktas are having a rough time lately. They have finally ended an unpleasant series of four consecutive losses with a narrow 2-1 victory on the road against Rizespor.
Some would say that title race is already done for them, as Sivasspor is eight points ahead, but we have witnessed even bigger comebacks when it comes to Turkish Super Lig.
Besiktas will try to secure back to back victory this Saturday in front of the home crowd against Gaziantep.
Bookies are not giving a lot of chance to the visitors. Gaziantep are currently priced at super-high 7.50 rate to win this match. They have been sitting in the 9th position, six points behind Besiktas.
Record when it comes to games played away from home is looking solid – three wins, three draws and only three losses with a total goal difference of 11-17.
Besiktas are currently led by famous Turkish coach Sergen Yalcin. They desperately need to improve in the back after conceding 27 goals in 20 games.
Burak Yilmaz has been carrying the squad in terms of offense and scoring game-winning goals.
Besiktas vs Gaziantep: Head-to-head
Five of the last six head to head matches between these teams ended Over 2.5 FT. Gaziantep were more successful in the first meeting this season, winning the five-goals thriller 3-2.
Besiktas were victorious in all three home games against this opponent but kept a clean sheet only once.
Besiktas vs Gaziantep: Prediction
Besiktas to win the game and Both teams to score is going to be the primary selection at 2.50 odds. Home team’s weakest link is the back line.
Banker bet lovers will have to go with Over 2.5 FT bet at 1.51.
Besiktas vs Gaziantep: Bet Tips
Home win & BTTS @ 2.50
Over 2.5 FT @ 1.51.