Kasimpasa vs Besiktas
2017/18 Turkish Super Lig
Date: Friday, 18th August 2017
Kick-off at 19:45 UK / 20:45 CET
Venue: Recep Tayyip Erdoğan Stadyumu, Istanbul.
Following their first victories of the season, Kasimpasa and Besiktas will collide at Recep Tayyip Erdoğan Stadyumu in Istanbul. The pressure is on the visitors to perform, but Kasimpasa proved that they are a tough nut to crack on the home turf.
Kasimpasa have opened the season with an important victory on the road against Alanyaspor. Despite Alanya had more ball possession and overall shots, Kasimpasa have displayed the tactical maturity that brought them deserved three points as the match concluded 1-3.
Following the shameful defeat in Super Cup of Turkey, Besiktas have finally won a game in this season. They hosted Antalyaspor at Vodafone Arena. One of their new additions, the former Champions League winner Pepe scored the first goal in new team’s jersey in the last seconds of the first half. In the second half, Tosun converted a penalty for the final result of 2-0.
Kasimpasa vs Besiktas: Head-to-head
On the home grass, Kasimpasa bested Besiktas twice last year with the same result of 2-1. The last five games between the two sides were fruitful when it comes to the goals – in each of them Both teams to Score won, and each time there have been 3 or more goals seen.
Kasimpasa vs Besiktas: Prediction
Anything other than a victory this season would be an undesirable result for Besiktas. They have won the title in the previous campaign, and it’s expected to repeat the last year’s success in addition to UEFA Champions League participation. Besiktas’ defense is yet to gain chemistry and that is something Kasimpasa can profit from. The hosts were deadly in front of opponent’s goal in the first match, so it’s likely we will witness the sixth BTTS YES in the duels between the two clubs from Istanbul.
Kasimpasa vs Besiktas: Bet Tips
The first bet will be Both Teams to Score YES at the odds of 1.53.
If you prefer higher risk and reward you can go for Over 3.5 goals at the odds of 2.38 @ Unibet.