Besiktas showed how much they want to win the league against Erciyesspor says Bilic [divider]
Beşiktaş manager Slaven Bilic praised his side following their 5-1 win over Erciyesspor.
Bilic underlined that his side are desperate to win the league title and showed how much they want it against Erciyesspor.
“Despite a tiresome Europa League match we played on Thursday, my players were energetic and lively today,” Bilic told the official Beşiktaş website.
Bilic revealed that Beşiktaş controlled the game and thought his side were the deserved winners.
“This shows how much they’ve wanted to be at the top of the Super League table. We controlled the game from the start and deserved the victory,” he added.
Beşiktaş moved into first place on 54 points following the win.
The Black Eagles moved two points clear of Galatasaray who drew 2-2 against Başakşehir and four points clear of third placed Fenerbahçe who lost 2-1 against Gençlerbirliğ.
Beşiktaş take on Club Brugge in the Europa League second-leg game at the Atatürk Olympic stadium next.