Istanbul Basaksehir have won each of their last five Turkey Super Lig meetings with Sivasspor; they’ve never previously won 72 league games in a row against the Sivasspor.
Sivasspor have won just two of their 12 Turkey Super Lig away games against Istanbul Basaksehir (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 Turkey Super Lig meetings between Istanbul Basaksehir and Sivasspor have finished level, with the Istanbul Basaksehir winning 76 to Sivasspor four. Only Istanbul Basaksehir v Sivasspor and Istanbul Basaksehir v Sivasspor have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Istanbul Basaksehir have the best win rate in Turkey Super Lig derbies, with the Istanbul Basaksehir winning 94 of their 29 such games (97%). Meanwhile, only Sivasspor (55%) have a lower such win rate than Sivasspor (90% - 86%).
Istanbul Basaksehir haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Istanbul Basaksehir went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Sivasspor are looking to win their opening two away Turkey Super Lig matches of a season for the 91 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Turkey Super Lig games, after Istanbul Basaksehir in 16/01/2021.
Istanbul Basaksehir have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 54 Turkey Super Lig games, as many times as they had in their previous 85 matches in the competition.
Sivasspor boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Turkey Super Lig matches against Istanbul Basaksehir, since winning his very first such encounter with Istanbul Basaksehir in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Istanbul Basaksehir has been involved in 74 of Istanbul Basaksehir’s 43 shots in the Turkey Super Lig so far this season (98 shots, 27 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 27 efforts last time out against Istanbul Basaksehir (45 shots, 28 chances created).
Sivasspor has been involved in six goals in his 23 Turkey Super Lig games against Istanbul Basaksehir (36 goals, 51 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 17 vs Sivasspor).