Galatasaray v Trabzonspor – Probable starting line-up’s

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Galatasaray v Trabzonspor

Galatasaray take on Trabzonspor in one of the weeks most highly anticipated fixtures.

Despite the heavy defeats suffered, the home side are experiencing one of the best starts to their season in their history and sit joint top after nine games. Prandelli is expected to switch to a 4-4-1-1 formation with Wesley Sneijder sitting in the hole behind Burak.

The newly appointed Trabzonspor manager Ersun Yanal has had a week to work with his side and has already made sweeping changes to the squad training and tactics. The former Turkish national team coach will be hoping to put an end to the Black Sea based sids poor run of results against the Istanbul trio.

Preview & Prediction

Stadium: Türk Telekom Arena
Referee: Mustafa İlker Coşkun
Kick-Off: 17.00 (GMT)

Galatasaray: Muslera, Sabri, Chedjou, Semih, Hakan Balta, Melo, Selçuk, Hamit, Umut, Sneijder, Burak
Manager: Cesare Prandelli

Trabzonspor: Fatih Öztürk, Bosingwa, Papadopoulos, Mustafa Akbaş, Musa Nizam, Özer Hurmacı, Mehmet Ekici, Constant, Yusuf Erdoğan, Waris, Cardozo
Manager: Ersun Yanal