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Galatasaray vs Besiktas Prediction, Betting Odds and Free Tips 05/11/2022

These odds from Ladbrokes were correct at the time of writing.

Galatasaray vs Besiktas is a Super Lig clash scheduled for Saturday 5th in the Turkish topflight. Both teams recorded 2W, 2D and 2L in the last five matches, results that set the stage for a difficult match on Saturday. Find out the details and bet on the best Galatasaray vs Besiktas predictions in this preview.

Galatasaray vs Besiktas Predictions and Expert Tips

Galatasaray vs Besiktas has been one of the toughest matchups in the Turkey Super Lig. The hosts had 9 victories in the last 20 meetings with Besiktas while the visitors recorded 8 wins. The other three matches were points shared between the teams. Can Besiktas level up to as many wins as Galatasaray in 21 meetings? Here are our best free predictions for the game:

Galatasaray will likely score first

The hosts are pick to score first in this matchup against Besiktas. Galatasaray’s current form and home support in this 12th game of the season gives them an upper hand ahead of the weekend clash. The hosts expect massive support from home fans on Saturday being that they won the last two home games against Besiktas, there is a high probability Galatasaray will open the scoring. Galatasaray scored the first goal in the last three meetings with Besiktas, winning two of the games, all home victories.

Both teams to score

Besiktas should be a formidable opponent in this Saturday 5th November clash with Galatasaray. They equally have a fairly good form in the new season, losing only one match in the last seven games. Besiktas scored against Galatasaray in the last four meetings, matches in which the hosts failed to score on one occasion.

Galatasaray to win 2-1

A correct score of 2-1 is our last pick for Galatasaray vs Besiktas duel. The hosts are likely to win the game, but we don’t see them getting a clean sheet against Besiktas who are currently above them on the Super Lig table. The visitors are in 4th place while Galatasaray is 5th.

Galatasaray vs Besiktas Super Lig Match Preview

Galatasaray

Galatasaray is 5th and just a point behind 4th placed Besiktas ahead of this clash. The hosts can make it to the top three of they win this clash. Unfortunately, Galatasaray has a worrying home run. They are currently 11th in home performance with 7 points from 4 home assignments. 6 goals scored and five conceded at home means they have to work hard to score in this clash against a difficult opponent like Besiktas.

Besiktas

This trip to Galatasaray will test Besiktas in their quest to finish the month in the top three, at least before the World Cup kicks off later in the month. The visitors have a point advantage over Galatasaray and are only a point shy of the top three. They are ranked 6th on the road and with an impressive scoring run of 10 goals in 5 trips. However, 9 goals leaked in the trips means Besiktas should be solid at the back to avoid a setback in their quest for the top three.

Galatasaray vs Besiktas Super Lig Match Betting Odds and Current Team Stats

See below tables for the latest team stats, H2H information and also bet on the highest Galatasaray vs Besiktas odds across selected sportsbooks in the United Kingdom.

FAQs- Galatasaray vs Besiktas

Galatasaray vs Besiktas

Who will be the referee in charge of Galatasaray vs Besiktas clash?

Halil Umut Meler

Where will Galatasaray vs Besiktas Super Lig meeting be staged?

Nef Stadium in Istanbul, Turkey.

What time in the UK will the game kick off?

The game will kick off 17:00 GMT

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