Galatasaray v Rizespor – Confirmed starting line-up
Galatasaray take on Rizespor tonight in a Turkish Super League clash at the Türk Telekom Arena.
The home side go into the game with a crisis in defence. Semih Kaya suffered an injury during the training camp in Antalya while Chedjou is representing Cameroon in the Africa Cup of Nations.
Koyay Avci starts in defence along side Hakan Balta for the home side while Umut starts in an injured Buraks place,
Rizespor have looked a better side since the arrival of Hikmet Karaman and have picked up four points in their last two games. The Black Sea based side have strengthened with the arrival of Obraniak but will be without Vieira and Ali Adnan who are on international duty.
Stadium: Türk Telekom Arena
Referee: İlker Merel
Galatasaray: Muslera, Sabri, Koray, Hakan Balta, Alex Telles, Melo, Selçuk, Emre, Bruma, Sneijder, Umut
Manager: Hamza Hamzaoğlu
Rizespor: Serkan, Orhan, Koray, Eren, Kıvanç, Sylvestre, Obraniak, Kağan, Holosko, Ümit, Deniz
Manager: Hikmet Karaman