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Besiktas vs Rizespor Predictions & Tips - Besiktas set for comfortable home win
- Besiktas vs Rizespor predictions for Wednesday’s Turkish Super Lig match
- Match is being played at 16:00 GMT at the Vodafone Park
- Rizespor have only managed 1 win in their last 17 away matches
- I’m backing Besiktas to win by 2+ goals against Rizespor
- Best bets, betting tips and predictions for Besiktas vs Rizespor
Besiktas have conceded just once in their last four league matches (Getty images)
Besiktas vs Rizespor Predictions
Besiktas have been in stunning form recently. They should have far too much quality for a Rizespor side that has struggled away from home. The best bet is for Besiktas to cover the -1 handicap while a win to nil is on the cards.
- Besiktas have won by 2+ goals in their last 4 home matches (all competitions).
- Besiktas have won their last 4 matches to nil (Turksih Super Lig).
- Besiktas have scored 3+ goals in their last 5 home matches (all competitions).
- Rizespor have lost 12 of their last 17 away matches (4 draws) (all competitions).
Head to Head
Besiktas lead 27-10 in their 45 matches against Rizespor. There have been eight draws along the way. Their last encounter saw Besiktas win 2-1 away in February 2020.
Besiktas have started firing in recent weeks and are top of the Turkish Super Lig table. They have won their last five matches and conceded just one goal in that time.
The run started with a 3-1 home win over Tarsus Idman Yurdu in the Turkish Cup. Besiktas returned to league action with a convincing 4-0 home win over BB Erzurumspor before beating Ankaragucu 1-0 away.
The winning streak continued as Besiktas saw off Sivasspor 3-0 at home and then won 2-0 at Kayserispor in their last match.
Besiktas left it late as Georges N’Koudou gave them the lead on 89 minutes from the spot. Ajdin Hasi scored in injury time to make it 2-0 after a tightly fought encounter.
Besiktas Injuries & Team News
Besiktas don’t have many injury concerns. Fringe player Gokhan Tore is out but he was never expected to start.
Attacker Vincent Aboubakar is back in Istanbul but may only be considered for the bench.
Rizespor hold a comfortable mid-table position in the Turkish Super Lig and have taken five points from the last nine on offer.
Over their last six matches in all competitions, Rizespor have only suffered one defeat. That came in a 2-1 loss at Trabzonspor.
Rizespor bounced back from that defeat to win 2-1 at home to Antayaspor before two successive 1-1 draws at Konyaspor and at home to Genclerbirligi.
After taking an early lead through Milan Skoda against Genclerbirligi, Rizespor couldn’t hold on as the visitors leveled the match in the second half.
Rizespor Injuries & Team News
Forward Loic Remy is still out injured so Milan Skoda will continue to lead the attack. Skoda has scored four goals in his last six matches.
Defenders Dario Melnjak and Emir Dilaver will both miss the match through injury, as will attacker Fernando Boldrin.
Yasin Pehlivan is suspended after getting red against Konyaspor.
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Besiktas' form has been incredible over recent weeks with just one goal conceded in their last four matches. I'm backing Besiktas to win by 2+ goals and to win to nil.
Best Bet: Besiktas -1 Handicap Handicap @110.00 at BetMGM - 3 Units
Value Bet: Besiktas Win to Nil Win To Nil @200.00 at bet365 Sport NJ - 2 Units
Correct Score Tip: Besiktas Win 3-0 Correct Score @1100.0 at Borgata Sports - 1 Unit