Bursaspor vs Trabzonspor
Turkish Super Lig
Date: Friday, 13th January 2017
Kick-off at 17:00 UK/ 18:00 CET
Venue: Ataturk Stadium, Bursa.
Bursaspor went into the winter break sitting at 5th in the Turkish Super Lig table, which is a good achievement for a team of their stature. The main building block of their success so far is an excellent record at home. Since the defeat to Istanbul Basaksehir, Bursa are undefeated at home in 7 matches picking 5 wins and 2 draws along the way.
Trabzonspor are 13th in the league table and there are 2 teams separate them from the relegation zone. A majority of their troubles in the first half of the season owe to a poor scoring record. Trabzon has managed to score only 12 goals from their 16 matches so far this season, lower than any other team in the Super Lig. Their away from is also a big worry as they were defeated in 5 of the 8 matches so far.
Bursaspor vs Trabzonspor: Head-to-head stats
The home team is undefeated in the last 7 matches between the two sides. The teams share 2 wins each along with 3 draws during the period.
Bursaspor are unbeaten at home in the last 5 matches against Trabzon, with 2 wins and 3 draws. Their recent meetings at Bursa have produced some high scoring affair with the latest three ending in 4-2, 3-3, 2-2 and 3-2.
Bursaspor vs Trabzonspor: Prediction
Judging by the forms of both teams, Bursa are in a pole position to edge a win here. As we have seen in their previous meetings at this venue, goals could fall in plenty as both teams are capable of creating a higher number of scoring chances.
The best bet for this match is Bursa to win which is offered at an excellent odd of 2.30. While, punters who want to make the best out of their investment can opt for ‘both teams to score and Bursa to win’. We also expect to see a minimum of three goals in this match.
Bursaspor vs Trabzonspor: Bet Tips
Bursaspor to win at 2.30 (13/10)
Both Teams to Score and Bursaspor to win at 4.33 (10/3).