Goztepe vs Fatih Karagumruk
Turkey Super Lig
Date: Saturday, 26 December 2020
Kick-Off at 13.00 UK
Venue: Goztepe Gursel Aksel Stadi, Izmir.
Saturday’s action in Turkish Super Lig is starting in Izmir where Goztepe welcome Fatih Karagumruk.
Hosts are hoping to put an end to the awful series of four consecutive defeats across competitions. This obviously had a massive impact on the standings, pushing them down to the 11th position with 18 points total.
Opening of the new campaign was really good, but all the solid work was ruined with recent losses to Rizespor, Hatayspor and Galatasaray.
Their opposition has been enjoying the 2020/21 campaign so far, occupying 7th place and hoping to keep Europa League hopes alive.
In terms of the odds, hosts have been labelled as warm favorites here at 2.10 odds.
Goztepe vs Fatih Karagumruk Head-to-head
There were 15 previous head to head meetings between these two teams, mainly in national cup or tier two division. Stats are tied at six victories each.
The most recent one took place at this stadium in December 2019. Goztepe eliminated opposition from the cup with 2-1 victory.
The last four meetings have ended with Over 2.5 goals.
Goztepe vs Fatih Karagumruk Prediction
Even though the most recent results are not idea, Goztepe have solid stats at this venue – three victories, two draws and two losses. Twenty-three goals were scored in seven outings in Izmir, which averages more than 3.00 per duel. They completely demolished Denizlispor here 5-1, while also putting up a good fight against Fenerbahce but eventually losing the duel 2-3. One of the key players so far has been midfielder Halil Akbunar with four goals and three assists.
Fatih Karagumruk have caused a massive upset last weekend by beating Galatasaray at home 2-1. The winning goal was scored by Mevlut Erdinc in the stoppage time. Squad has been winless on the for nine duels in a row, so we feel there is good value in backing Goztepe’s win at 2.10 odds. Goals definitely should be part of this match too.
Goztepe vs Fatih Karagumruk Betting Tips
Home win @ 2.10
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.61.