Super Lig match preview and statistics: Istanbul Basaksehir fight Besiktas

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Competition: Turkey Super Lig
Competition: Fri 14.February
Match begins: 17:00 (UTC)
Venue: Başakşehir Fatih Terim Stadyumu (17319 seats)

It's advantage Istanbul Basaksehir so far with their 3rd position in the Super Lig table, welcoming Besiktas who are placed 7th.

Both teams should be fairly well rested for this game, as they have had some quiet days to prepare. Hopefully this will translate into lots of action on the pitch.

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İstanbul Başakşehir form and stats

İstanbul Başakşehir have performed here at Başakşehir Fatih Terim Stadyumu this season with 7 wins from 11 Super Lig matches. Some points have been lost, as they have drawn 3 games and lost 1. The İstanbul Başakşehir fans aren't used to losing here at Başakşehir Fatih Terim Stadyumu and will expect new points from this game. İstanbul Başakşehir has played ten games in a row here without a defeat.

An away draw last time out for İstanbul Başakşehir, facing Sivasspor in a game that ended 1-1. Ahead of that match, İstanbul Başakşehir won a home game hosting Gençlerbirliği (3-1).

The hosts are modest favourites in this match, with the bookmakers estimating the chance of a home win at about 50% +- five percent. It's interesting to look at how İstanbul Başakşehir have performed under similar circumstances, so here are some numbers: When modest favourites like this (we found one game) they have won zero times, drawn one and lost zero.

İstanbul Başakşehir are an "over 2,5 goals" team alone here at Başakşehir Fatih Terim Stadyumu in their league games, having scored an impressive 28 goals in 11 matches. On the other hand, İstanbul Başakşehir have conceded 11 goals.

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Beşiktaş form and stats

4 wins, 1 draw and 5 losses. That’s the product of Beşiktaş playing as the away team in the Super Lig this season.

Burak Yılmaz, Jeremain Lens and Kevin-Prince Boateng scored in Beşiktaş's previous match, the home game against Gazişehir Gaziantep that ended 3-0. Preceding that game was the away victory against Rizespor with the score of 2-1.

We have checked recent matches where Beşiktaş have had similar odds to win. Win-draw-lose statistics from those three games were zero victories, zero draws and three defeats.

Beşiktaş find the net in their away games, although not all the time. 13 goals from 10 away fixtures in the league. In the opposite end, Beşiktaş have conceded 19 goals in their away games.

Head 2 Head

These teams' last encounter with each other was the Beşiktaş - İstanbul Başakşehir 1-1 earlier this season. Head-to-head totals (for the last ten meetings): İstanbul Başakşehir won three games, four matches ended with a draw and Beşiktaş has three wins. Over 2,5 goals / under 2,5 goals: four / six

Top Goalscorers

İstanbul BaşakşehirE. Crivelli
E. Crivelli
9 goals
BeşiktaşB. Yılmaz
B. Yılmaz
8 goals
İstanbul BaşakşehirE. Višća
E. Višća
7 goals

İstanbul Başakşehir missing players

Beşiktaş missing players

İstanbul Başakşehir Beşiktaş
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs top Away Total
21 11 3 Played P 3 10 21
11 7 3 Won W 0 4 11
7 3 0 Drew D 0 1 3
3 1 0 Lost L 3 5 7
40 28 11 Scored S 2 13 34
22 11 2 Conceded C 10 19 27
95% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 90% 95%
90% 100% 100% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 80% 81%
57% 73% 100% Over 2.5 O 2.5 100% 80% 62%
29% 45% 67% Over 3.5 O 3.5 67% 40% 29%
19% 27% 67% Over 4.5 O 4.5 33% 30% 24%
71% 82% 67% BTTS BTTS 67% 70% 57%
19% 18% 33% Clean Sheets C S 0% 20% 33%
14% 0% 0% Failed to Score F T 33% 20% 14%
 
5.4 5.3 4.3 Corners for (avg) C F 4.3 5.3 6.4
4.9 4.7 5.3 Corners against (avg) C A 6 4.7 4.3
1.8 1.1 1 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 3 2.9 2.9
1 0 0 Red cards R C 0 2 3
 
272 147 39 Total Shots T S 34 111 257
107 62 20 Shots on Target S O 11 43 105
37% 45% 55% Goal Efficiency G E 18% 30% 32%
Key stats in Super Lig this season:
  • All of İstanbul Başakşehir's home-matches have had more than 1,5 goals.
  • Beşiktaş has the fewest dropped points from leading position (0)
  • Beşiktaş have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.
  • Beşiktaş have won significantly less corners away then at home.
  • İstanbul Başakşehir have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • İstanbul Başakşehir have scored at least twice as many goals as they have conceded at home.
  • İstanbul Başakşehir have scored at least twice as many goals at home as Beşiktaş have scored away.
  • İstanbul Başakşehir have scored in all their home matches so far.
  • İstanbul Başakşehir haven’t played a single 0-0 game at home.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Sivasspor 21 12 6 3 40 24 11 8 3 0 21 7 10 4 3 3 19 17 16 42
2 Trabzonspor 20 12 5 3 45 20 11 7 2 2 29 12 9 5 3 1 16 8 25 41
3 İstanbul Başakşehir 21 11 7 3 40 22 11 7 3 1 28 11 10 4 4 2 12 11 18 40
4 Alanyaspor 21 11 6 4 41 20 11 7 3 1 27 9 10 4 3 3 14 11 21 39
5 Galatasaray 21 11 6 4 35 17 11 7 3 1 21 8 10 4 3 3 14 9 18 39
6 Fenerbahce 21 11 5 5 40 24 10 7 2 1 27 10 11 4 3 4 13 14 16 38
7 Beşiktaş 21 11 3 7 34 27 11 7 2 2 21 8 10 4 1 5 13 19 7 36
8 Göztepe 20 8 6 6 25 22 9 4 3 2 13 10 11 4 3 4 12 12 3 30
9 Gazişehir Gaziantep 21 7 6 8 31 35 11 4 3 4 20 15 10 3 3 4 11 20 -4 27
10 Yeni Malatyaspor 20 6 6 8 34 29 9 3 2 4 16 11 11 3 4 4 18 18 5 24
11 Denizlispor 21 6 6 9 21 29 10 2 2 6 8 16 11 4 4 3 13 13 -8 24
12 Rizespor 20 7 3 10 21 30 11 5 1 5 14 13 9 2 2 5 7 17 -9 24
13 Gençlerbirliği 21 5 6 10 30 39 11 3 4 4 13 15 10 2 2 6 17 24 -9 21
14 Konyaspor 21 4 8 9 16 27 10 1 5 4 5 11 11 3 3 5 11 16 -11 20
15 Antalyaspor 21 4 7 10 20 38 10 1 4 5 10 21 11 3 3 5 10 17 -18 19
16 Ankaragucu 21 3 8 10 18 37 10 1 4 5 8 18 11 2 4 5 10 19 -19 17
17 Kasımpaşa 21 4 4 13 28 46 10 1 2 7 14 22 11 3 2 6 14 24 -18 16
18 Kayserispor 21 2 6 13 21 54 10 2 4 4 11 17 11 0 2 9 10 37 -33 12

Read more about Super Lig

The Süper Lig is the top league in Turkish football. It has 18 teams who play a season from August to May, meeting each other home and away. After all fixtures have been played the final league table is ready and the champion of Turkey celebrated. The three bottom teams are relegated.