Super Lig: Fenerbahçe recovers a 0-1 deficit to best Galatasaray 2-1

İSTANBUL. Fenerbahçe was able to turn the table against Galatasaray to win 2-1.

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İSTANBUL. Fenerbahçe found a way to turn the table against Galatasaray to win 2-1. It was Galatasaray to strike first with a goal of K. Akturkoglu at the 16′. Then it was a goal in the 31′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, M. Crespo gave the win to Fenerbahçe in the 90′ minute with a goal. Galatasaray lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (56%).

Fenerbahçe remained in 10 people after M. Tisserand received a double yellow card in the 83′. Anyway, Fenerbahçe still was able to win this match competing only with 10 players​.

The match was held at the Vodafone Stadyumu Stadium in İstanbul on Sunday and this began at 4:00 pm local time. The referee was Halil Umut Meler who was helped by Mustafa Emre Eyisoy and İbrahim Çağlar Uyarcan. The 4th official was Erkan Özdamar. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold around 9.6 degrees Celsius or 49.26 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 81%.​

Match Statistics

Galatasaray was in firm control of the ball 56% while Fenerbahçe was struggling with a 44% ball possession.

Galatasaray was more aggressive with 68 dangerous attacks and 12 shots of which 6 were on target. Even so, Fenerbahçe succeeded in find the solution to win this contest.​

Galatasaray shot 12 times, 6 on target, 6 off target. On the other side, Fenerbahçe shot 8 times, 6 on target, 2 off target.

Cards

Galatasaray received 6 yellow cards (B. Kutlu, Marcao, F. Muslera, F. Terim, V. Nelsson and F. Terim). On the opposite side, Fenerbahçe received 4 yellow cards (M. Tisserand, B. Ozer, M. Yandas and I. Kahveci).

Also, Fenerbahçe didn’t manage to end the match with 11 players after M. Tisserand (Fenerbahçe) was sent out after receiving a second yellow card (83′).

After this match, Galatasaray stays with 21 points to occupy the 7th place in the standings. while Fenerbahçe has 20 points (9th).

Match Events

  • 16'
    16'

    K. Akturkoglu

  • 24'
    24'

    M. Tisserand

  • 25'
    25'

    B. Kutlu

  • 31'
    31'

    M. Ozil

    I. Kahveci

  • 35'
    35'

    B. Ozer

  • 35'
    35'

    Marcao

  • 35'
    35'

    F. Muslera

  • 35'
    35'

    M. Yandas

  • 45'
    45'

    F. Terim

  • 65'
    65'

    T. Antalyali

    H. Dervisoglu

  • 65'
    65'

    M. Diagne

    O. Morutan

  • 66'
    66'

    V. Nelsson

  • 71'
    71'

    B. Osayi-Samuel

    I. Kahveci

  • 71'
    71'

    M. Crespo

    J. Sosa

  • 83'
    83'

    M. Tisserand

  • 83'
    83'

    Mostafa Mohamed

    S. Feghouli

  • 84'
    84'

    M. Diagne (Goal Disallowed)

  • 90'
    90'

    S. Dursun

    M. Berisha

  • 90'
    90'

    D. Rossi

    M. Ozil

  • 90'
    90'

    S. Aziz

    M. Yandas

  • 90'
    90'

    M. Crespo

  • 90'
    90'

    I. Kahveci

  • 90'
    90'

    F. Terim

Next match

In the upcoming Super Lig match, Galatasaray will play away with Yeni Malatyaspor on the 28th of November with a 5-2 head to head statistic in favor of Galatasaray (1 draw).

Fenerbahçe will play away with Göztepe on the 29th of November with a 4-2 head to head stats in favor of Fenerbahçe (2 draws).

Galatasaray: Formation and Lineups

Galatasaray started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

The manager Fatih Terim chose to play with the following team: Fernando Muslera (7.1), DeAndre Yedlin (6.9), Victor Nelsson (6.9), Marcão (7.0), Patrick van Aanholt (6.5), Olimpiu Moruțan (6.7), Berkan Kutlu (6.6), Alexandru Cicâldău (6.5), Sofiane Feghouli (7.0), Halil Dervişoğlu (6.6) and Kerem Aktürkoğlu (7.5).

Substitutes

Galatasaray made 3 changes: H. Dervisoglu for T. Antalyali (65′), O. Morutan for M. Diagne (65′) and S. Feghouli for Mostafa Mohamed (83′).

Top player: Kerem Aktürkoğlu

Probably the most impressive player in Galatasaray was Kerem Aktürkoğlu.

His rating is (7.5) with 1 goal, 27 passes (70% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 13. He performed 1 cross.

Fenerbahçe: Formation and Lineups

Fenerbahçe started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

On the other side, Vítor Manuel de Oliveira Lopes Pereira played with: Berke Özer (7.0), Ferdi Kadıoğlu (6.8), Marcel Tisserand (6.2), Min-jae Kim (7.2), Filip Novák (6.9), Mert Hakan Yandaş (6.9), José Sosa (6.2), İrfan Can Kahveci (7.5), Miha Zajc (6.8), Mesut Özil (7.4) and Mergim Berisha (6.4).

Substitutes

Fenerbahçe made 5 changes: I. Kahveci for B. Osayi-Samuel (71′), J. Sosa for M. Crespo (71′), M. Berisha for S. Dursun (90′), M. Ozil for D. Rossi (90′) and M. Yandas for S. Aziz (90′).

Top player: İrfan Can Kahveci

The player who no doubt impressed Fenerbahçe the most was İrfan Can Kahveci even if he didn’t score any goal.

His rating is (7.5) with 25 passes (60% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 5 duels out of 7. He performed 2 crosses.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Super Lig

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