Istanbulspor vs Besiktas
Turkey – Super Lig
Date: Saturday, 17 September 2022
Kick-off at 18:00 UK / 19:00 CET
Venue: Necmi Kadioglu Stadyumu
Istanbulspor play host to the visiting Besiktas at Necmi Kadioglu Stadyumu in the Super Lig tie on Saturday.
Besiktas have been one of the decent teams in the Turkish top flight for the past several years and especially so during the previous year. Meanwhile, Istanbulspor has returned back to the top flight after delivering an impressive performance in the past 1. Lig season.
Istanbulspor earned the top flight promotion by finishing 4th in the second division last time. However, they had a dismal start to this season. They have a total of just one win upon returning to the elite class of Turkish football.
Meanwhile, Besiktas seems to have picked up things from where they left off in the previous season. They had had finished sixth in the table with a streak of four unbeaten games.
Besiktas extended the thread by recording a streak of 5 unbeaten games from the first 5 appearances in this season. Four wins and a draw in the 5 outings helped them to climb to the sky-high 3rd position in the league standings.
Going on, Besiktas conceded a 0-1 defeat in their most recent league fixture against Basaksehir. they will be hoping to return back to their unbeaten run by bagging a three pointer here.
Istanbulspor vs Besiktas Head-to-head (h2h)
- They have not met in the past decade.
- Besiktas won 6 of the previous 10 head to head meetings with Istanbulspor.
- The latest clash between the two had finished in a 2-1 win for Besiktas.
Istanbulspor vs Besiktas Prediction
Besiktas is on a 7-fixture unbeaten streak on the road and had gone on a separate 2-game winning streak in the process. It also deserves a special mention that they have scored a total of 6 goals in their previous 2 road trips.
On the other hand, Istanbulspor is on a 8-fixture winless streak at home and had gone on 2 separate 2-match losing streaks. Moreover, the team had let in a total of 6 goals in their past 2 home fixtures.
Taking into account these observations, we expect a high-scoring affair with Besiktas claiming a win.
Istanbulspor vs Besiktas Betting Tips
Besiktas to win & Over 2.5 goals @ 2.25 Odds.
HT/FT: Besiktas @ 2.40 Odds.