Gazişehir Gaziantep conquers İstanbul Başakşehir 1-0 with a goal scored by M. Demir

GAZIANTEP. Gazişehir Gaziantep conquers İstanbul Başakşehir 1-0 after M. Demir scored just 1 goal (1').

Gazişehir Gaziantep conquers İstanbul Başakşehir 1-0 with a goal scored by M. Demir

GAZIANTEP. Gazişehir Gaziantep tops İstanbul Başakşehir 1-0 after M. Demir scored just 1 goal (1′). It was vastly superior in terms of ball possession (68%).​

The match was played at the Gaziantep Stadyumu stadium in Gaziantep on Wednesday and it started at 2:00 pm local time. The referee was Mete Kalkavan with the help of Abdullah Bora Özkara and Kemal Yılmaz. The 4th official was Davut Dakul Çelik. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 23 degrees Celsius or 73.33 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 53%.​

Gazişehir Gaziantep started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1). On the opposite side, İstanbul Başakşehir adopted a mid-fielder-oriented formation (4-1-4-1).

Gazişehir Gaziantep – Formation

Gaziantep F.K.
G
Günay Güvenc 1.Germany
7.0
D
Steven Caulker 45.Sierra Leone
7.2
D
Papy Djilobodji 3.Senegal
7.0
D
Oğuz Ceylan 17.Turkey
7.5
D
6.8
M
João Figueiredo 25.Brazil
6.9
68'
M
Recep Niyaz 20.Turkey
7.0
68' 30'
M
Alexander Merkel 52.Kazakhstan
6.4
46' 7'
M
Doğan Erdoğan 21.Turkey
6.2
77'
M
Ángelo Sagal 28.Chile
7.1
83'
F
Muhammet Demir  10.Turkey
7.4
Goals1'
Substitutes
G
Burak Bozan 71.Turkey
D
Stelios Kitsiou 70.Greece
D
Alin Toșca 6.Romania
D
Ertugrul Ersoy 15.Turkey
D
Hamza Mendyl 27.Morocco
M
Jefferson Junior 8.Brazil
7.0
68'
M
Ahmed El Messaoudi 18.Morocco
6.8
46'
F
Torgeir Børven 22.Norway
6.4
77'
F
Nouha Dicko 94.Mali
6.5
68'
F
Kenan Özer 7.Turkey
6.8
83'

The manager Erol Bulut decided to play with the following team: Günay Güvenç (7.0), Oğuz Ceylan (7.5), Steven Caulker (7.2), Papy Djilobodji (7.0), Halil Ibrahim Pehlivan (6.8), Alexander Merkel (6.4), Doğan Erdoğan (6.2), Angelo Sagal (7.1), Recep Niyaz (7.0), Joao Figueiredo (6.9) and Muhammet Demir (7.4).

The home team had on the bench: Stelios Kitsiou, Alin Toșca, Torgeir Børven (6.4), Nouha Dicko (6.5), Jefferson (7.0), Ertuğrul Ersoy, Hamza Mendyl, Mustafa Burak Bozan, Ahmed El Messaoudi (6.8) and Kenan Özer (6.8).

Best player: Oğuz Ceylan​

The player that probably impressed the most for Gazişehir Gaziantep was Oğuz Ceylan even if he didn’t score the decisive goal.

His rating is (7.5) with 26 passes (73% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 4 duels out of 8. He performed 5 crosses.

İstanbul Başakşehir – Formation

İstanbul Başakşehir
G
Volkan Babacan 1.Turkey
6.6
D
Alexandru Epureanu 6.Moldova
6.7
63'
D
Lucas Lima 60.Brazil
7.3
D
6.6
38'
D
Ponck 26.Cape Verde
6.7
90'
M
Edin Višća 7.Bosnia and Herzegovina
6.4
83'
M
Peter Žulj 32.Austria
7.0
46'
M
Tolga Ciğerci 28.Turkey
7.4
M
Berkay Özcan 10.Turkey
6.4
M
6.6
46'
F
Stefano Okaka 77.Italy
6.4
Substitutes
G
Muhammed Şengezer 16.Turkey
D
Ravil Tagir 4.Turkey
D
Léo Duarte 5.Brazil
7.1
38'
M
Mahmut Tekdemir 21.Turkey
M
Danijel Aleksić 8.Serbia
6.7
63'
M
7.3
46'
M
Deniz Türüç 23.Turkey
7.1
46'
M
Nacer Chadli 11.Belgium
6.4
83'
F
Atabey Çiçek 99.Turkey

On the other side, Aykut Kocaman played with: Volkan Babacan (6.6), Şener Özbayraklı (6.6), Carlos Ponck (6.7), Alexandru Epureanu (6.7), Lucas Lima (7.3), Tolga Ciğerci (7.4), Edin Višća (6.4), Berkay Özcan (6.4), Peter Žulj (7.0), Fredrik Gulbrandsen (6.6) and Stefano Okaka (6.4).

They had on the bench: Mahmut Tekdemir, Ravil Tagir, Léo Duarte (7.1), Danijel Aleksić (6.7), Youssouf Ndayishimiye (7.3), Atabey Çiçek, Hasan Ali Kaldırım, Muhammed Şengezer, Deniz Türüç (7.1) and Nacer Chadli (6.4).

İstanbul Başakşehir could not rely on the presence of L. Duarte (injured).

Best player: Tolga Ciğerci​

The player that probably impressed the most for İstanbul Başakşehir was Tolga Ciğerci.

His rating is (7.4) with 87 passes (93% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 1 duel out of 3.

Match Statistics​

  • ! 32 Ball Possession 68
Shots
  • 6 Total 11
  • 3 On Target 3
  • 3 Off Target 8
  • 1 Shots blocked 2
  • 89 Attack 110
  • 57 Dangerous attack 94
  • 70 Ball safe 87
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 3 Corners 15
Fouls
  • 9 Total 4
  • 2 Yellow Cards 1
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 6 Substitutions 5

İstanbul Başakşehir was in firm control of the ball 68% while Gazişehir Gaziantep was struggling with a 32% ball possession.

İstanbul Başakşehir was more aggressive with 94 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 3 were on target. Still, Gazişehir Gaziantep was able to find the solution to win this match.​

Gazişehir Gaziantep shot 6 times, 3 on target, 3 off target. On the opposite side, İstanbul Başakşehir shot 11 times, 3 on target, 8 off target.

Cards

Gazişehir Gaziantep received 2 yellow cards (A. Merkel and R. Niyaz). On the other side, İstanbul Başakşehir received 1 yellow card (Ponck).

Match Timeline

1'
7'
30'
38'
Léo Duarte- sub ->S. Ozbayrakli
46'
46'
Deniz Türüç- sub ->F. Gulbrandsen
46'
63'
Danijel Aleksić- sub ->A. Epureanu
68'
68'
77'
83'
83'
90'

Standings

After playing this match, Gazişehir Gaziantep will have 8 points like Galatasaray to stay in the 11th place. On the other side, İstanbul Başakşehir will stay with 3 points to stay in the 18th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Super Lig, Gazişehir Gaziantep will play away with Adana Demirspor on the 25th of September with a 0-0 head to head record.

İstanbul Başakşehir will host Rizespor on the 26th of September with a 9-2 head to head in favor of İstanbul Başakşehir (3 draws).

Results of the day

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