18 year old Furkan Yaman is Besiktas' only remaining striker

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18 year old Furkan Yaman is Besiktas’ only remaining striker


Slaven Bilic is expected to field his 18 year old striker Furkan Yaman in this weeks Turkish Cup clash against Rizespor.


The Black Eagles will be without all three of their first team strikers due to injury.

Demba Ba is out with a broken toe he sustained during Besiktas’s 3-0 victory over Trabzonspor.

Mustafa Pektemek also sustained a facial injury in the same game and will be out until at least the new year.

Cenk Tosun suffered a hamstring problem during Besiktas’s 1-0 victory over Gaziantepspor and has been ruled out of the midweek Turkish cup game.

Furkan Yaman ,Tugay Kaya, Gökhan Artun and Oğuz Aksoy have been drafted into first team training this week and could feature against Rizespor.