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Football: Basaksehir stronger on top of Turkish league

Medipol Basaksehir beat Ankaragucu 1-0 in away game

11.12.2018
Football: Basaksehir stronger on top of Turkish league

By Fatih Erel

ISTANBUL 

Medipol Basaksehir strengthened their position on the top of Turkish football league with 33 points after the rivals Galatasaray, Besiktas and Kasimpasa all dropped points.

In the Week 15 of Turkey's Spor Toto Super Lig, Besiktas drew Aytemiz Alanyaspor 0-0 while Galatasaray drew Caykur Rizespor 2-2.

Istanbul's Medipol Basaksehir led the league with 33 points, followed by Kasimpasa and Antalyaspor with 26 points each. Besiktas come fourth with 25 points, Yeni Malatyaspor is at the fifth place, Trabzonspor came sixth and reigning champions Galatasaray, the 'Lions', come seventh with the same points each.

Fenerbahce was defeated by Akhisarspor 3-0 in an away match. The 'Yellow Canaries' were desperate for a win to stay close to league's top.

Currently, Fenerbahce with 14 points stayed in 17th place in the league -- 19 points away from the top of the league.

On Monday, leading Medipol Basaksehir beat MKE Ankaragucu 1-0 in an away game in Ankara.


Here are the full results in Super Lig's match week 15:


Aytemiz Alanyaspor - Besiktas: 0-0

Demir Grup Sivasspor - Goztepe: 2-0

Trabzonspor - Atiker Konyaspor: 3-0

Galatasaray - Caykur Rizespor: 2-2

Buyuksehir Belediye Erzurumspor - Evkur Yeni Malatyaspor: 1-3

Bursaspor - Antalyaspor: 0-2

Akhisarspor - Fenerbahce: 3-0

MKE Ankaragucu - Medipol Basaksehir: 0-1

Kasimpasa - Kayserispor: 0-3



Turkey's Spor Toto Super Lig PLDWLDGFGA+/- POINTS
1. MEDIPOL BASAKSEHIR15 10 3 2 20 6 14 33
2. KASIMPASA15 8 2 5 31 24 7 26
3. ANTALYASPOR15 8 2 5 19 19 0 26
4. BESIKTAS15 7 4 4 25 17 8 25
5. EVKUR YENI MALATYASPOR15 7 4 4 23 15 8 25
6. TRABZONSPOR15 7 4 4 26 19 7 25
7. GALATASARAY15 7 4 4 25 18 7 25
8. ATIKER KONYASPOR15 5 6 4 20 18 2 21
9. DEMIR GRUP SIVASSPOR15 5 6 4 18 19 -1 21
10. MKE ANKARAGUCU15 6 2 7 17 19 -2 20
11. BURSASPOR15 4 7 4 16 16 0 19
12. GOZTEPE15 6 0 9 15 19 -4 18
13. AKHISARSPOR15 4 4 7 19 25 -6 16
14. AYTEMIZ ALANYASPOR15 5 1 9 11 20 -9 16
15. KAYSERISPOR15 4 3 8 13 24 -11 15
16. BUYUKSEHIR BELEDIYE ERZURUMSPOR15 3 5 7 13 19 -6 14
17. FENERBAHCE15 3 5 7 14 22 -8 14
18. CAYKUR RIZESPOR15 1 8 6 17 23 -6 11


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