İSTANBUL. Galatasaray beat Kasımpaşa. Galatasaray was definitely better in terms of ball possession (63%) and that was among the factors of its victory.
The match was played at the Recep Tayyip Erdoğan Stadyumu stadium in İstanbul on Sunday and it started at 8:00 pm local time. The referee was Volkan Bayarslan with the collaboration of Serkan Ok and Erdinç Sezertam. The 4th official was Ali Şansalan. The weather was clear. The temperature was hot at 25.6 degrees Celsius or 78.06 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 61%.
Galatasaray was in firm control of the ball 63% while Kasımpaşa was struggling with a 37% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Galatasaray was more aggressive with 86 dangerous attacks and 19 shots of which 7 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Galatasaray won the match.
Kasımpaşa shot 13 times, 7 on target, 6 off target. Talking about the opposition, Galatasaray shot 19 times, 7 on target, 12 off target.
Kasımpaşa received 2 yellow cards (V. Eysseric and A. Kara). On the other side, Galatasaray didn’t receive any yellow card.
After this match, Kasımpaşa will stay with 6 points like Antalyaspor to remain in the 13th place. Talking about the opposition, Galatasaray will have 13 points like Beşiktaş to sit in the 3rd place.
In the next match in the Super Lig, Kasımpaşa will host Gaziantep F.K. on the 1st of October with a 5-5 head to head statistic.
Galatasaray will host Konyaspor on the 16th of September with a 19-2 head to head statistic in favor of Galatasaray (7 draws).
Kasımpaşa – Formation
Kasımpaşa started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).
The manager Şenol Can decided to play with the following team: Ertuğrul Taşkıran, Florent Hadergjonaj , Daniel Graovac , Sadık Çiftpınar , Mortadha Ben Ouanes , Mickael Tirpan , Mamadou Fall , Haris Hajradinović , Valentin Eysseric , Bersant Celina and Stéphane Bahoken .
The home team had on the bench: Ali Sühan Demirel, Ahmet Engin, Aytaç Kara , Yunus Malli , Tunay Torun , Berat Kalkan, Turgay Gemicibaşi , Mehmet Feyzi Yıldırım, Jeffrey Bruma and Erdem Canpolat.
Kasımpaşa made 5 changes: B. Celina for A. Engin (46′), V. Eysseric for A. Kara (72′), M. Fall for Y. Malli (72′), H. Hajradinovic for T. Torun (87′) and M. Tirpan for T. Gemicibasi (87′).
Best player: Sadık Çiftpınar
The most impressive player for Kasımpaşa was Sadık Çiftpınar.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 18 passes (77% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 8.
Galatasaray – Formation
Galatasaray started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Okan Buruk played with: Fernando Muslera, Sacha Boey , Victor Nelsson , Emin Bayram , Patrick van Aanholt , Lucas Torreira , Sérgio Oliveira , Yunus Akgün , Dries Mertens , Kerem Aktürkoğlu and Bafetimbi Gomis .
The following players were sitting on the bench: Léo Dubois, Metehan Baltacı, Kâzımcan Karataş, Yusuf Demir, Haris Seferović , Milot Rashica , Berkan Kutlu , Barış Alper Yılmaz, Mathias Ross and Okan Kocuk.
Galatasaray made 5 changes: B. Gomis for H. Seferovic (76′), D. Mertens for Y. Demir (76′), Y. Akgun for M. Rashica (83′), S. Oliveira for B. Kutlu (83′) and S. Boey for L. Dubois (88′).
Best player: Kerem Aktürkoğlu
As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Galatasaray was Kerem Aktürkoğlu.
His rating iswith 2 goals, 28 passes (75% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 7. He performed 1 cross.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Super Lig.