GAL vs IBKS Dream11 Prediction: Third placed Galatasaray are building up a head of steam having won their last three league games, scoring nine goals in the process and with the gap between them and table toppers Fenerbahce currently three points, Fatih Terim’s side cannot afford to slip up here at home to Istanbul Basaksehir. The defending champions are winless in their last four including a 1-5 thrashing at home to Hatayspor most recently. Whilst they will likely put bodies behind the ball in an attempt to make it difficult for their opponents, Galatasaray with 12 goals to their name in their last two league matches. Let’s take a look at GAL vs IBKS Dream11 Team prediction now.
Date: 2nd February, Tuesday
Time: 9:30 pm IST
Match: Galatasaray vs Istanbul Basaksehir
Place: Antakya Ataturk Stadyumu
GAL: W W W L D
IBKS: L L D L D
Head to Head (6 Game)
Galatasaray wins: 3
Istanbul Basaksehir wins: 1
Galatasaray Team News
Galatasaray sit in 3rd place in the Turkish Super Lig table, trailing leaders Fenerbahce by three points. Galatasaray started 2021 in poor fashion as they drew 0-0 at home to Antalyaspor and then lost 4-3 at Konyaspor. They responded with a 6-0 home thrashing of Genclerbirligi before a 2-0 away defeat at title rivals Besiktas.
Injury update, unavailability
Sofiane Feghouli is doubtful. Sener Ozbayrakli and Omar Elabdellaoui and left-back Emre Tasdemir are out.
GAL Playing 11 & Subs (probable)
Okan Kocuk, Sener Özbayrakli, Marcao, Marcelo Saracchi, Christian Luyindama, Arda Turan, Younès Belhanda, Ogulcan Caglayan, Taylan Antalyali, Peter Etebo, Mbaye Diagne
Subs (probable): Sinan Gumus, Serhat Ahmetoglu, Kemal Ademi
Istanbul Basaksehir Team News
Istanbul Basaksehir are having a terrible season after winning the Turkish Super Lig last season. They currently sit in 15th place on the table with just four points separating them from the relegation zone. Having ended a seven match run without victory with consecutive wins in January, Basaksehir drew 1-1 against Sivasspor at home before a 2-0 loss at Kayserispor.
Injury update, unavailability
Edin Visca and Nacer Chadli are doubtful on the flanks due to injury. Junior Caicara and Rafael are both absent at right-back.
IBKS Playing 11 & Subs (probable)
Volkan Babacan, Rafael, Alexandru Epureanu , Hasan Ali Kaldirim, Carlos Ponck, Mahmut Tekdemir , Danijel Aleksic , Deniz Turuc, Irfan Can Kahveci, Demba Ba, Enzo Crivelli
Subs (probable): Deniz Dilmen, Furkan Beklevic, Mert Topuz
Let’s take a look at the GAL vs IBKS dream 11 prediction for today’s football match
Defenders: Duarte, Saracchi, Linnes, Donk
Midfielders: Turuc, Bayram, Babel
Forwards: Antalyali, Ba, Belhanda
Younes Belhanda: Belhanda has 6 goals and a total of 17 shots on goals last season. This results in a goal conversion rate of 29.31%. He had a total of 12 big chances.
Demba Ba: Ba has 2 goals and a total of 11 shots on goals. This results in a goal conversion rate of 20.89%. He had a total of 11 big chances.
Ryan Babel: Babel has 3 goals and a total of 9 shots on goals. This results in a goal conversion rate of 26.23%. He had a total of 16 big chances.
Taylan Antalyali: Antalyali has total of 1 goals and a total of 8 shots on goals. He has a goal conversion rate of 18.61%. He had a total of 6 big chances.
Who will win GAL vs IBKS Today Match Prediction Football
We’re inclined to think that Istanbul Basaksehir have the ability to put one past this Galatasaray lineup, however that probably shouldn’t be as many as they’ll concede. We think that it’s going to be a thin winning margin for Galatasaray after 90 minutes. It really should be an interesting one. At the end, we predict a 2-1 win from the home side GAL vs IBKS today match prediction.