Fenerbahce – Sivasspor SOCCER PICKS
Fenerbahçe and Sivasspor face at Şükrü Saracoğlu Stadyumu, in a match for the 26 th round of the Süper Lig. In the last direct match for this edition of the league, on 20-10-2018, the two teams tied (0-0). In this stadium, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the home team, which records 3 wins in the last 3 matches. In fact, the last time these two teams played a match in this stadium was on 19-11-2017, in a match for the Süper Lig which ended in the victory of Fenerbahçe by (4-1). The goals of the match were scored by N. Dirar (31 ‘) and Soldado (61’, 77 ‘and 81’), for Fenerbahçe, and T. Bifouma (46 ‘), for Sivasspor. Despite being a match between 15th and 7th of the table, it is really a match between the 8th classified in home games and the 11th as a visitor.
The home team is currently in the 15 th position of the league, with 28 points won, after 6 wins, 10 draws and 9 losses. In the penultimate match, they won in a home match against Rizespor, by (3-2). In the last match, they lost in an away match against İstanbul, by (2-1). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, since he has won 20 points in his home stadium, where he scored 21 goals and suffered 17 points, against only 8 points in away matches, with 9 goals scored and 19 conceded. In the last 10 home league matches Fenerbahçe has a record of 4 wins, 5 draws and 1 loss, so they have won 17 points out of 30 possible.
For this competition, he does not lose in his stadium 7 games ago. They have not been very strong defensively, since they have suffered goals in 8 of the last 10 matches, but their offense has scored frequently, since they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for goals, since 11 of the last 12 matches for this competition have ended with Over 1,5 goals. In 25 matches in the competition, they suffered the first goal 15 times and only managed 2 comebacks.
The Fenerbahçe leaves for this party demotivated, due to a defeat, by 2-1, in the displacement to the land of the leader Basaksehir: the unique goal of the equipment was marked by Soldier. The local formation has several individual values in its staff, in which André Ayew stands out for its quality at the time of finishing, being the best score, with 5 goals scored in the championship. Normally coach Ersun Yanal uses a 4-2-3-1, benefiting the maintenance of ball possession and organized attacks. For this game the coach can not count on Dirar, Valbuena, Cigerci and Topal, all due to injury.
After 9 wins, 7 draws and 9 losses, the away team is currently in the 7 th position of the league, with 34 points won. In the penultimate match, they lost in an away match against Bursaspor, by (3-2). In the last match, they won in a home match against Yeni Malatyaspor, by (2-0). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, since they have won 11 points in away matches and 23 at their stadium, with 19 goals scored and 27 conceded at home, against 18 goals scored and 10 conceded at home. For the league, Sivasspor won 10 points out of 30 possible points, after 3 wins, 1 draw and 6 losses in the last 10 home matches. The team has conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 matches, so they have not displayed great defensive solidity, but their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their away matches there is a tendency for goals, since 8 of the last 12 matches have ended with Over 2,5 goals. In 25 matches in this competition, they only won 1 comeback in the 10 matches they suffered the first goal.
The Sivasspor for this match with a 2-0 victory in the reception at Yeni Malatyaspor, placing a final point to the four defeats in the Turkish championship: the goals of the team were marked by Douglas and Aksoy. One of the great dangers on the attack front of the visiting club is the Ivorian coast player Arouna Koné, who has 9 goals scored and 1 assist. The coach Hakan Keles must act in a 4-2-3-1, in which Arouna Koné occupies the most advanced position. Demir and Hugo Vieira continue from outside due to injury.