Besiktas vs Goztepe
Turkey – Super Lig
Date: Saturday, 7 April 2018
Kick-Off at 17:00 UK
Venue: Vodafone Stadiyumu (Istanbul).
Besiktas and Goztepe are going to wrap up the Saturday’s action in 28th round of Turkish Super Lig. Home side wants to remain competitive in the title race, while the visitors are searching for points which could bring them closer to the top five teams.
The defending champions are currently third placed side in the competition and they are four points behind their fierce rivals Galatasaray. Besiktas have been in a very good form, however they’ve lost a derby match against Istanbul Basaksehir two rounds ago. The hosts have been pretty productive this season with Talisca as the club’s top goalscorer, while their defence is the best in the league. Besiktas are excellent home performers and they have allowed only three points to their rivals in front of home crowd. They need to remain 100% focused if they want to have the chance to defend the title.
Goztepe are one of the most pleasant surprises this season as they’ve been recently promoted. Although they are on the 8th place, the visitors are only two points behind 5th placed Trabzonspor. Away side is in a variable form and they managed to book two victories in the last five occasions. Although Tamer Tuna’s side is not so good in the back, they are scoring on a regular basis. Goztepe have been excellent wen playing away from home and managed to get back with the win five times. However, in their last five outings, they were unable to take all three points.
Besiktas vs Goztepe: Head-to-head
Besiktas are having a three-win streak over their rivals and in the first half of the season they’ve celebrated a 3-1 away win. Their head to head clashes have been very efficient, except the one played in Turkish Cup on 2004.
Besiktas vs Goztepe: Prediction
The hosts don’t want to miss the chance to win another title and they are strong favourites in this clash.
We are going to follow the tradition of their head to head clashes and try with at least three goals in total in this game.
Besiktas vs Goztepe: Bet Tips
Besiktas to Win @ 1.22
Over 2.5 FT @ 1.33.