Emre Belözoğlu has returned to first team training ahead of Fenerbahce’s clash with Mersin Idmanyudu this weekend.
The Yellow Canaries cannot afford to drop more points after their disappointing 1-1 draw with Kayseri Erciyesspor on Wednesday.
The Turkish international rejoined todays training session which was headed by Ismail Kartal. Emmanuel Emenike was only able to participate in light training and will miss this weekends encounter.
Emre was sidelined for Fenerbahce’s game against Erciyesspor during the week but is expected to be included in the starting line-up tomorrow.
The 34-year-old has three assists and four goals in 25 games for Fenerbahce this season.
The Istanbul Giants sit in second place with 67 points in 31 games.
Fenerbahce’s 21 man squad to face Mersin:
Volkan Demirel, Mert Günok, Gökhan Gönül, Caner Erkin, Hasan Ali Kaldırım, Bruno Alves, Michal Kadlec, Bekir İrtegün, Serdar Kesimal, Egemen Korkmaz, Mehmet Topuz, Emre Belözoğlu, Raul Meireles, Selçuk Şahin, Mehmet Topal, Uygar Mert Zeybek, Diego Ribas, Pierre Webo, Dirk Kuyt, Moussa Sow, Erten Ersu.