Besiktas v Sporting Lisbon: Confirmed starting Line-ups – Former Chelsea winger starts for Black Eagles

Gokhan Tore

Beşiktaş take on Sporting Lisbon at the Atatürk Olympic stadium in their second Europa League group stages game.

The Black Eagles won their first match 1-0 agaisnt Skanderbeu in Albania while Sportin Lisbon lost 3-1 against Lokomotiv Moscow.

Black Eagles manager Şenol Güneş has decided to rest Oğuzhan Özyakup and start with Necip Uysal in midfield alongside Canadian international Atiba Hutchinson.

Former Chelsea winger Gökhan Töre will start on the right wing with Quaresma on the left, Jose Sosa in an attacking midfield role and Mario Gomez upfront.

The defence will comprise of Beck and Köybaşı as fullbacks with Rhodolfo and Ersan Gülüm as centre-backs. First-choice keeper Tolga Zengin will start in goal for the Istanbul giants.


Kick-Off: 18:00 GMT
Referee: Tagliavento

Tolga, Beck, Rhodolfo, Ersan Gülüm, İsmail Köybaşı, Atiba, Necip, Gökhan Töre, Quaresma, Sosa, Mario Gomez
Manager: Şenol Güneş

SPORTİNG LİZBON: Patricio, J. Pereira, Tobias, Naldo, Mane, Aquilani, Carvalho, Silva, Ruiz, Teofilo, M. Pereira
Manager: Jorge Jesus