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Fresh after a morale-boosting victory over Basaksehir, Fatih Karagumruk Travel to Bornova Aziz Kocaoglu Stadyumu to face yourself Altai On Sunday.
The hosts, on the other hand, had to admit defeat against Gaziantep last time and want to get back on the road to victory as soon as possible.
Prediction for this match
Newcomer Altay has made a sensational start in the big leagues and is in the upper echelons of the Super Lig table.
Mustafa DenizliThe side, which secured promotion by beating Altinordu 1-0 in the playoff final in May, are currently fifth in the league table, four points behind leaders Fenerbahce.
Altay’s dazzling streak of results was slightly interrupted the last time they suffered a 4-1 loss to Gaziantep at Gaziantep Stadyumu.
Before that, the Buyuk Alta had a winning streak of three games and won 2: 1 in a row over Goztepe, Caykur Rizespor and the champions Besiktas.
While Altay had problems on the defensive with 13 goals, they owe their good results to their accurate front men, who have the fourth best offensive record in the league with 15 goals.
Fatih Karagumruk, on the other hand, returned to winning ways when they met at Vefa Stadium in a 3-1 win over Basaksehir last time.
In a unilateral matter Francesco Farioli‘s men sped through a double pack of within the first 37 minutes Andrea Bertolacci and Jure Balkovec‘s first hit of the season before Danijel Aleksic took a consolation goal six minutes before the end of the game.
Previously, Fatih Karagumruk had ended his two-game winning streak with a boring draw against Antalyaspor on September 21, before suffering a modest 4-0 loss to Sivasspor four days later.
Kara Kirmizi, who finished eighth last season, have started the new season well as they are in seventh place, two points behind the qualifying places in the Conference League.
This is thanks to their solid performance on home soil as they are unbeaten in each of their four games and currently have the second best home record in the league with 10 points and 10 goals.
While Farioli will be hoping the win last time will serve as a catalyst, next is an opposing team they have failed to beat, drawn and lost twice in three of their last four inter-team meetings.
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Altay will have to forego the services of the Chilean midfielder Martin Rodriguezwho sustained a muscle injury against Götzepe on September 17th.
Turkish youth Nurettin Kucukdeniz is also out of the race after a serious injury, while compatriot Eren Erdogan absent due to an ankle problem that knocked him out for four games in a row.
After an overwhelming performance against Gaziantep last time, Denizli could tinker with his starting line-up this weekend.
Al Ahli borrower Ahmed Yasser Rayan had his first start to the season in the above game, but after failing to impress, the 23-year-old striker was able to join. return to the bank Erhan Celenk for his fifth season appearance.
Meanwhile, Fatih Karagumruk will be without the defensive duo of. go to the square Derrick Luckassen and Rayyan Baniyawho are currently recovering from muscle or knee injuries.
32 year old defender Alparslan Erdem is also out with a knee problem while the French striker is out Yannis Salibur has been sidelined since his injury in the league opener against Gaziantep.
After missing the last three games due to injury, Vegar Eggen Hedenstad is scheduled for another week on the sidelines as the 30-year-old currently has a groin problem.
Bertolacci was instrumental in Kara Kirmizi’s solid start to the season and the former AC Milan midfielder will definitely be one to look out for this season.
Altay possible starting line-up:
Lis; Karayel, Björkander, Akca, Naderi; Kappel, Thiam, Yildirim, Celenk; Thaciano, Damba
Fatih Karagumruk possible starting line-up:
Viviano; Erkin, Zukanovic, Bekaroglu, Balkovec; Ugur, Koyunlu, Bertolacci, Durmaz, Musa; Pesic
Probability: Altay XY Fatih Karagumruk
The newly promoted Altay was one of the new season’s surprise packages as they are in an early battle for a European spot. They face an equally solid team of Fatih Karagumruk who only have one point behind them in the standings and we predict that the spoils will be shared between the two teams of equal value.
Best betting tip for this match
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