Fenerbahce vs Besiktas: Probable Line-ups – Tottenham striker set for first Istanbul derby
Fenerbahce take on Besiktas in the Istanbul derby at the Sukru Saracoglu stadium.
The Yellow Canaries head into the clash undefeated in their last eight derby games against the Black Eagles.
The last time Besiktas beat Fenerbahce was 3-2 in 2015 and that was at home.
Fenerbahce have not lost in 10 of their last 11 home games against the reigning Turkish champions.
Besiktas meanwhile head into the game in great form. The Eagles are undefeated this season included an impressive 3-1 away win against Porto in the Champions League.
The Istanbul giants will welcome Dusko Tosic back after serving his suspension. The Serbian international could struggle to get his place back after the form Gary Medel and Pepe have been in.
The Super Lig champions will be without Adriano who is sidelined with an injury.
Fenerbahce meanwhile, will be without Nabil Dirar, Martin Skrtel and Robin van Persie who are injured.
Star striker Vincent Janssen is expected to start his first Istanbul derby since joining Fenerbahce on loan.
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Fenerbahce vs Besiktas: Probable Line-ups
Stadium: Sukru Saracoglu
Referee: Ali Palabıyık
Kick-Off: 19.30 (Local Time)
FENERBAHÇE: Volkan, Isla, Neto, Neustadter, Hasan Ali, Ozan, Josef, Giuliano, Alper, Valbuena, Janssen.
Manager: Aykut Kocaman
BEŞİKTAŞ: Fabri, Medel, Pepe, Tosic, Caner, Atiba, Oğuzhan, Talisca, Babel, Quaresma, Cenk.
Manager: Şenol Güneş