DENIZLI. Denizlispor bounces back against Gençlerbirliği with a penalty kick on the I. Karakas 12′ and a goal on the G. Gul 53′. Gençlerbirliği was not able to win even if it was better in terms of ball possession (59%)
The match was played at the Denizli Atatürk Stadyumu stadium in Denizli on Saturday and it started at 4:00 pm local time. The referee was Tarık Güldal assisted by Kemal Mavi and Özcan Sultanoğlu. The 4th official was Ayberk Demirbaş. The weather was clear. The temperature was extremely hot at 35.7 degrees Celsius or 96.22 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 13%.
Gençlerbirliği had a superior ball possession 59% while Denizlispor was struggling with a 41% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Denizlispor had a more offensive attitude with 69 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 6 were on target. Nevertheless, that was not enough Denizlispor to win the match.
Denizlispor shot 11 times, 6 on target, 5 off target. Talking about the opposition, Gençlerbirliği shot 11 times, 6 on target, 5 off target.
Denizlispor received 4 yellow cards (M. Cecenoglu, O. Yilmaz, E. Saglik and B. Gundem). Regarding the opposition, Gençlerbirliği didn’t receive any yellow card.
After this encounter, Denizlispor will have 2 points to remain in the 19th place. Regarding the opposition, Gençlerbirliği will have 6 points like Rizespor and Samsunspor to hold in the 13th place.
In the next match in the 1. Lig, Denizlispor will play away with BB Erzurumspor on the 3rd of October with a 3-3 head to head statistic.
Gençlerbirliği will play away agasint Samsunspor on the 8th of October with a 3-0 head to head record in favor of Samsunspor (3 draws).
Denizlispor – Formation
Denizlispor adopted the mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).
The manager Mesut Bakkal decided to play with the following team: L. Schwechlen, A. Sünger, O. Yılmaz, E. Sağlık, G. Süzen, O. Derici, M. Gönülaçar, A. Hamzaçebi, M. Çeçenoğlu, Ö. Şişmanoğlu and K. Mayi.
The home team had on the bench: E. Akdarı, B. Gündem, H. Çinemre, O. Sarı, T. Böke, H. Altıntaş, A. Öner, M. Özkal, E. Kıryolcu and A. Tekin.
Denizlispor could not rely on the presence of E. Akdari (injured).
Denizlispor made 3 changes: K. Mayi for E. Akdari (26′), O. Derici for B. Gundem (62′) and O. Yilmaz for H. Cinemre (78′).
Gençlerbirliği – Formation
Also Gençlerbirliği adopted the mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).
Metin Diyadin played with: Ü. Adıyaman, M. Kula, G. Gül, A. Şahindere, M. Şahindere, D. Grechyshkin, B. Alıcı, S. Eralp, A. Aktaş, A. Tuzcu and İ. Karakaş.
The following players were sitting on the bench: S. Kahya, O. Belyaev, G. Altıparmak, A. Gök, G. Erdem, O. Sarman, A. Akkan, M. Kabasakal, A. Gökçe and K. Özkan.
Gençlerbirliği could not rely on the presence of S. Kahya (injured).
Gençlerbirliği made 3 changes: M. Sahindere for S. Kahya (61′), A. Aktas for O. Belyaev (84′) and I. Karakas for G. Altiparmak (89′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the 1. Lig.