Galatasaray defeats Antalyaspor 2-1. HIGHLIGHTS

İSTANBUL. Galatasaray topped Antalyaspor to win 2-1.

Galatasaray defeats Antalyaspor 2-1. HIGHLIGHTS

İSTANBUL. Galatasaray overcome Antalyaspor to win 2-1. All goals were scored in the second half.​ It was Galatasaray to strike first with a goal of Mauro Icardi at the 49′. Then it was a goal in the 55′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, Sherel Floranus gave the win to Galatasaray in the 59′ minute with an own goal. Galatasaray capitalized on its superior ball possession (60%).

Luiz Adriano received a red card (90′)​. This red card was one of the reason why Antalyaspor lost the match.

The match was played at the NEF Stadyumu stadium in İstanbul on Saturday and it started at 7:00 pm local time. The referee was Ali Şansalan with the assistance of Serkan Olguncan and Mehmet Emin Tuğral. The 4th official was Tugay Kaan Numanoğlu. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold at 13.7 degrees Celsius or 56.71 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 58%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 60 Ball Possession 40
Shots
  • 16 Total 4
  • 6 On Target 1
  • 10 Off Target 3
  • 4 Shots blocked 1
  • 120 Attack 90
  • 110 Dangerous attack 48
  • 94 Ball safe​ 89
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 16 Corners 1
Fouls
  • 12 Total 18
  • 2 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 1
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Galatasaray had a strong ball possession 60% while Antalyaspor was struggling with a 40% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Galatasaray was more aggressive with 110 dangerous attacks and 16 shots of which 6 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Galatasaray won the match​.

Galatasaray shot 16 times, 6 on target, 10 off target. Regarding the opposition, Antalyaspor shot 4 times, 1 on target, 3 off target.

Cards

Galatasaray received 2 yellow cards (Abdülkerim Bardakci and Sérgio Oliveira). Talking about the opposition, Antalyaspor received 3 yellow cards (Güray Vural, S. Larsson and B. Balcı).

Also, Antalyaspor didn’t finish the match with 11 players after Luiz Adriano (Antalyaspor) was sent off after receiving a straight red card in the (90′).

Match Timeline

15'
Güray Vural- Yellow
Mauro Icardi(goal)
49'
55'
Luiz Adriano(goal)
58'
Sinan Gümüş- sub ->A. Mehmedi
59'
Sherel Floranus(own-goal)
60'
Sam Larsson- Yellow
64'
A. Ndao- sub ->S. Larsson
64'
Erdal Rakip- sub ->Soner Aydogdu
Mauro Icardi(var)
73'
76'
Mustafa Erdilman- sub ->U. Akyol
76'
Bünyamin Balci- sub ->Sherel Floranus
Yunus Akgün- sub ->Emre Tasdemir
79'
Léo Dubois- sub ->Milot Rashica
79'
Berkan Kutlu- sub ->Lucas Torreira
88'
Barış Yılmaz- sub ->Kerem Aktürkoglu
88'
90'
Bünyamin Balci- Yellow
Abdulkerim Bardakçı- Yellow
90'
Juan Mata- sub ->Dries Mertens 
90'
Sérgio Oliveira- Yellow
90'
90'
Luiz Adriano- Red

Standings

After this match, Galatasaray will have 45 points to remain in the 1st place. On the other side, Antalyaspor will stay with 18 points like Sivasspor to sit in the 15th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Super Lig, Galatasaray will play away against Gaziantep F.K. on the 13th of February with a 5-1 head to head stats in favor of Galatasaray (1 draw).

Antalyaspor will host Gaziantep F.K. on the 4th of February with a 4-3 head to head stats in favor of Antalyaspor (6 draws).

Galatasaray – Formation

Galatasaray
G
Fernando Muslera 1.Uruguay
6.2
D
6.7
90'
D
Emre Taşdemir 13.Turkey
6.5
79'
D
Victor Nelsson 25.Denmark
7.2
D
Sacha Boey 93.France
6.9
M
Sérgio Oliveira 27.Portugal
7.8
90'
M
Milot Rashica 26.Kosovo
6.6
79'
M
Lucas Torreira 5.Uruguay
8.1
88'
M
Dries Mertens 10.Belgium
7.1
90'
M
7.2
88'
F
Mauro Icardi 99.Argentina
7.5
Goals49'
Substitutes
G
Okan Kocuk 34.Turkey
D
Patrick van Aanholt 3.Netherlands
D
Léo Dubois 2.France
6.5
79'
D
Emin Bayram 40.Turkey
M
Berkan Kutlu 22.Turkey
88'
M
Fredrik Midtsjø 6.Norway
M
Juan Mata 64.Spain
90'
F
Barış Yılmaz 53.Turkey
88'
F
Yunus Akgün 11.Turkey
6.4
79'
F
Bafetimbi Gomis 18.France

Galatasaray adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Okan Buruk decided to play with the following team: Fernando Muslera (6.2), Sacha Boey (6.9), Victor Nelsson (7.2), Abdülkerim Bardakçı (6.7), Emre Taşdemir (6.5), Sérgio Oliveira (7.8), Lucas Torreira (8.1), Milot Rashica (6.6), Dries Mertens (7.1), Kerem Aktürkoğlu (7.2) and Mauro Icardi (7.5).

The home team had on the bench: Barış Alper Yılmaz, Patrick van Aanholt, Berkan Kutlu, Yunus Akgün (6.4), Léo Dubois (6.5), Okan Kocuk, Bafetimbi Gomis, Emin Bayram, Fredrik Midtsjø and Juan Mata.

Substitutions

Galatasaray made 5 changes: Emre Tasdemir for Yunus Akgün (79′), Milot Rashica for Léo Dubois (79′), Lucas Torreira for Berkan Kutlu (88′), Kerem Aktürkoglu for B. Yılmaz (88′) and Dries Mertens  for Juan Mata (90′).

Best player: Lucas Torreira​

The most impressive player for Galatasaray was Lucas Torreira even if he didn’t score any goal.

His rating is (8.1) with 51 passes (78% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 14 duels out of 15.

Antalyaspor – Formation

Antalyaspor
G
Helton Leite 90.Brazil
6.8
D
Güray Vural 11.Turkey
6.4
15'
D
Ömer Toprak 21.Turkey
6.5
D
Veysel Sarı 89.Turkey
6.6
D
Sherel Floranus 2.Netherlands
6.3
76'
M
Soner Aydoğdu 5.Turkey
7.5
64'
M
Ufuk Akyol 19.Turkey
6.4
76'
M
Admir Mehmedi 14.Switzerland
7.0
58'
M
Sam Larsson 20.Sweden
6.5
64' 60'
M
Shoya Nakajima 22.Japan
6.1
F
Luiz Adriano 10.Brazil
7.1
90' Goals55'
Substitutes
G
Ataberk Dadakdeniz 35.Turkey
D
Bünyamin Balci 7.Turkey
6.7
76' 90'
D
Cemali Sertel 3.Turkey
D
Amar Gerxhaliu 4.Kosovo
D
Christian Luyindama 28.Congo DR
M
Erdal Rakip 6.Sweden
6.4
64'
M
Mustafa Erdilman 30.Turkey
6.7
76'
M
Fredy 16.Angola
M
A. Ndao 18.Senegal
6.8
64'
F
Sinan Gümüş 77.Turkey
6.2
58'

Also Antalyaspor adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

Nuri Şahin played with: Helton Leite (6.8), Sherel Floranus (6.3), Veysel Sarı (6.6), Ömer Toprak (6.5), Güray Vural (6.4), Ufuk Akyol (6.4), Soner Aydoğdu (7.5), Admir Mehmedi (7.0), Shoya Nakajima (6.1), Sam Larsson (6.5) and Luiz Adriano (7.1).

They had on the bench: Sinan Gümüş (6.2), Bünyamin Balcı (6.7), Cemali Sertel, Erdal Rakip (6.4), Amar Gerxhaliu, Ataberk Dadakdeniz, Mustafa Erdilman (6.7), Fredy, Christian Luyindama and Alassane Ndao (6.8).

Substitutions

Antalyaspor made 5 changes: A. Mehmedi for S. Gümüş (58′), S. Larsson for Alassane Ndao  (64′), Soner Aydogdu for Erdal Rakip (64′), U. Akyol for M. Erdilman (76′) and Sherel Floranus for B. Balcı (76′).

Best player: Soner Aydoğdu​

The most impressive player for Antalyaspor was Soner Aydoğdu.

His rating is (7.5) with 29 passes (82% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 4 duels out of 7.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Super Lig.​