Galatasaray vs Rizespor Predictions & Match Preview

Galatasaray vs Rizespor
Turkey – Super Lig
Date: Saturday, 8th December 2018
Kick-off at 16.00 UK/ 17.00 CET
Venue: Türk Telekom Arena (Istanbul).

One of the best teams in the country, hosts, easily the worst of the lot. Galatasaray plays hosts to Rizespor in this Turkish Super Lig match. The match takes place at the Türk Telekom Arena, this Saturday.

Rizespor holds the dead-last place in the league after securing 10 points from their 14 matches. The record reads one win, seven draws, and six losses. The team has managed to score just 15 goals and conceded 21 in the process.

Galatasaray is the fourth team in league standings. They have secured 24 points from their league campaign so far. The team won seven matches, drew three and lost four. Galatasaray scored 23 goals and conceded 16 in return.

Rizespor lost at home in their last match-day. The opponents were Balikesirspor. The final scoreline was 0-2 in favor of the guests. Beleck scored both the goals for Balikesirspor.

Galatasaray lost their last game, on the road, against Besiktas. The match ended 1-0 in favor of the hosts. Ljajic scored the lone goal and winner of the match. The goal came early, and Galatasaray did try their best to find the equalizer, but their efforts went in vain.

Galatasaray vs Rizespor Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Galatasaray holds a 15-4 lead in h2h wins against Rizespor.
  • The hosts, Galatasaray was unbeaten in 14 of their last 20 matches.
  • Rizespor is winless in their last five games in a row. Also, they were able to record just two wins in their last ten matches.
  • Galatasaray is unbeaten at home in their last ten games in a row.
  • Rizespor has just one win to their name in last nine attempts on the road.

Galatasaray vs Rizespor Prediction

The weakest team in the league doesn’t have any chance to take any point from this match. Rizespor is on the road, and their opponents are Galatasaray, one of the powerhouses of Turkish Football.

Galatasaray has dominated the head-to-head proceedings between these teams. They hold a 15-4 lead in h2h wins. Galatasaray was unbeaten in 14 of their last 20 matches, and at home, they remain unbeaten in their last ten matches in a row.

Rizespor, on the other hand, is on a winless run of five matches, and on the road, they were able to pull off only one win in their last nine attempts.

The hosts will win the match, and both the halves as well.

Galatasaray vs Rizespor Betting Tips

  • Galatasaray to win @ 1.40 (4/5)
  • Half Time/ Full Time: Galatasaray/ Galatasaray @ 2.20 (6/5).