22nd matchday of Turkish Super League starts on Friday

Friday, February 21, 2014

Istanbul derby between Galatasaray and Besiktas kicks off at 19:00 in Yellow-Reds' home ground, Turk Telekom Arena, on Saturday

Istanbul derby between Galatasaray and Besiktas kicks off at 19:00 in Yellow-Reds' home ground, Turk Telekom Arena, on Saturday

ANKARA - The twenty-second matchday of the Turkish Spor Toto Super League begins Friday.

Bursaspor hosts Caykur Rizespor in the opening match which will kick off at 20:00 in Bursa.

The match of the week will be played between two Istanbul teams, Galatasaray and Besiktas.

The match at Galatasaray's home stadium, Turk Telekom Arena, will kick off at 19:00.

Besiktas will lack their regular center-backs - such as Czech international Tomas Sivok, French Julien Escude and Turkish-Australian Ersan Gulum, who was sent off in a previous match.

Galatasaray will be on the pitch as a full team, with the exception of Aydin Yilmaz who suffered a major injury.

League leaders Fenerbahce play an away game with Elazigspor on Monday. The match kicks off at 20:00.

In Fenerbahce, Portuguese central midfielder Raul Meireles, Senegalese forward Moussa Sow and Cameroonian central forward Pierre Webo may miss the match due to their injuries. Meanwhile, Turkish central midfielder Emre Belozoglu and center-back Egemen Korkmaz are suspended for this match.

Fixture of the matchday 22 is as follows:

February 21

Bursaspor vs Caykur Rizespor at 20:00

February 22

Gaziantepspor vs Akhisar Belediyespor at 13:30

Kayseri Erciyesspor vs Kardemir Karabukspor at 17:00

Galatasaray vs Besiktas at 19:00

February 23

Genclerbirligi vs Torku Konyaspor at 13:30

Kasimpasa vs Sivasspor at 13:30

Medical Park Antalyaspor vs Eskisehirspor at 16:00

Trabzonspor vs Kayserispor at 19:00

February 24

Elazigspor vs Fenerbahce at 20:00

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