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Football: Basaksehir cement reign with Antalyaspor win

With latest win, league leaders score 48 points, enjoy six-point lead in Turkey's top football league

19.02.2019
Football: Basaksehir cement reign with Antalyaspor win

By Fatih Erel

ISTANBUL

Medipol Basaksehir reigns Turkey’s top football league with six-point lead after Monday’s win over Antalyaspor 1-0.

With the latest win, the league leaders scored 48 points and had a six-point lead in the week 22 of Spor Toto Super Lig.

On Sunday, the runner-up Galatasaray defeated Kasimpasa 4-1 to increase their points to 42.

Meanwhile, Fenerbahce drew Konyaspor 1-1 on Saturday. The struggling Yellow Canaries have been suffering the worst season in their history, with only five wins in 22 outings.

Fenerbahce are now in 15th place with 24 points, only six points from the bottom of the league, and 24 points away from the top spot.

On Friday, Besiktas beat Evkur Yeni Malatyaspor 2-1. They are in the third place with 39 points.



Turkey's Spor Toto Super Lig PLDWDLGFGA+/- POINTS
1. MEDIPOL BASAKSEHİR22 14 6 2 33 11 22 48
2. GALATASARAY22 12 6 4 45 24 21 42
3. BESIKTAS22 11 6 5 42 27 15 39
4. EVKUR YENI MALATYASPOR22 9 7 6 34 25 9 34
5. ATIKER KONYASPOR22 8 10 4 29 23 6 34
6. TRABZONSPOR22 9 6 7 37 32 5 33
7. DEMIR GRUP SIVASSPOR22 8 7 7 32 32 0 31
8. KASIMPASA22 9 2 11 39 41 -2 29
9. ANTALYASPOR22 8 5 9 22 31 -9 29
10. AYTEMIZ ALANYASPOR22 8 4 10 22 26 -4 28
11. ISTIKBAL MOBILYA KAYSERISPOR22 7 7 8 20 28 -8 28
12. CAYKUR RIZESPOR22 5 10 7 27 30 -3 25
13. GOZTEPE22 8 1 13 24 29 -5 25
14. BURSASPOR22 4 12 6 19 23 -4 24
15. FENERBAHCE22 5 9 8 23 29 -6 24
16. MKE ANKARAGUCU22 7 3 12 20 35 -15 24
17. B.B. ERZURUMSPOR22 4 9 9 23 29 -6 21
18. AKHISARSPOR22 4 6 12 21 37 -16 18


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