Besiktas v Basaksehir – Probable starting line-up’s
Besiktas take on Istanbul Basaksehir today in the 26th week of the Turkish Super Lig.
The Black Eagles are coming off the back of a disappointing 1-0 defeat at the hands of their rivals Fenerbahce. Bilic and his side have been heavily criticised for their performance in the Istanbul derby. The Croatian manager is yet to win an Istanbul in seven attempts since arriving at Besiktas.
Besiktas were also eliminated from the Europa League following a 3-1 defeat at home against Club Brugge.
Başakşehir have conceded the fewest goals in the league. The Istanbul minnows have only let in 18 league in total this season.
The Istanbul based side have only conceded eight goals on the road this season – the fewest conceded in the league.
Stadium: Fatih Terim
Kick-Off: 18.00 (GMT)
Referee: Mete Kalkavan
Besiktas: Cenk, Serdar, Sivok, Ersan, Motta, Tolgay, Atiba, Gökhan, Sosa, Olcay, Demba Ba
Manager: Slaven Bilic
Basaksehir: Volkan Babacan, Rızvan, Epureanu, Yalçın Ayhan, Ferhat, Sedat, Mahmut, Mossoro, Visco, Doka, Perbet
Manager: Abdullah Avcı