Ismail Köybaşı ruled out for a month with injury [divider]
Beşiktaş fullback Ismail Koybaşı has been ruled out for a month with injury according to team doctor Ertuğrul Karanlık.
“Ismail Köyabşı had a MR scan on his left knee and we picket up a team, it is not a serious injury but he will be out for a month,” Karanlık told BJK Tv.
The Turkish international has spent much of the season out injured.
Beşiktaş are currently in the midst of an injury crisis.
Daniel Opare, Cenk Tosun, Alex Milosevic, Gökhan Töre and Tomas Sivok are expected to miss the Turkish Cup Last 16 game against Kayserispor.
Opare, Tosun, Töre and Sivok are however, expected to recover in time for the Süper Lig encounter with Bursaspor at the Atatürk Olympic stadium on the weekend.
Beşiktaş are currently competing in three competitions. The Süper Lig, the Turkish Cup and the Europa League.
The Black Eagles will take on Liverpool in the Europa League Round of 32 on 19 February 2015.