Fenerbahce v Trabzonspor: Confirmed Starting Line Ups – Robin van Persie starts

Fenerbahçe have the chance to end the week as Turkish Super League leaders if they manager to beat Trabzonspor at the Şükrü Saracoğlu stadium.

The Yellow Canaries are currently in second place just two points behind current leaders Beşiktaş.

Trabzonspor meanwhile have had a poor start to the season and are in ninth place going into the game.


Fenerbahçe boss Vitor Pereira has decided to give Robin van Persie the nod ahead of in form striker Fernandao.

Van Persie was rested against Molde in the Europa League but will be against Trabzonspor and will be joined by former Manchester United teammate Luis Nani.


 Şükrü Saracoğlu
Referee: Deniz Ateş Bitnel
Kick-Off: 20:00 Local Time

Confirmed Line Ups:

FENERBAHÇE: Volkan Demirel, Gökhan Gönül, Alves, Kjaer, Hasan Ali Kaldırım, Mehmet Topal, Josef, Nani, Diego, Alper Potuk, Van Persie

MANAGER: Vitor Pereria

TRABZONSPOR: Onur, Cavanda, Aykut, Mustafa, Alper, Mbia, Okay, Mehmet Ekici, Özer, Erkan, Ndoye

MANAGER: Sadi Tekelioğlu

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