Beşiktaş to play their 40th game of the season against Liverpool
Besiktas will play their 40th game of the season against Liverpool on Thursday in the Europa League.
The Black Eagles have played 39 games altogether this season in the Spor Toto Super Lig, Ziraat Turkish Cup, UEFA Champions League qualification games and in the Europa League.
Besiktas have won 23, lost nine and drawn seven of their 39 games. Slaven Bilic’s side have scored 62 goals and have conceded 35 goals.
The Istanbul based side are currently second in the Super Lig with 48 points, a point behind league leaders Galatasaray.
Beşiktaş lost their Süper Lig game on the weekend 1-0 against Eskişehirspor to drop into second place.
Tickets for the return leg have already sold out, Beşiktaş expect a full capacity at the 79,000 Atatürk Olympic stadium tomorrow.
Beşiktaş beat Liverpool the last time they faced the Reds in European competition on home soil.
The Black Eagles have not lost against English opposition in European competition this season.