Besiktas – Balikesirspor: Confirmed Starting Line Ups [divider]
Beşiktaş have the chance to close the gap with league leaders Galatasaray to just one point when they take on Balıkesirspor at the Osmanlispor stadium in Ankara.
Slaven Bilic has decided to stick with Ghanian international Daniel Opare at left-back however, Europa League hero Tolgay Arslan will be left on the bench.
Ersan Gülüm will replace Necip Uysal at centre-back and partner Colombian international Pedro Franco.
Bilic will start with the same forward quadrant he fielded against Liverpool in the Europa League Round of 32.
Gökhan Töre and Olcay Şahan will start on the wings while Jose Sosa will be deployed in an attacking midfield position and Demba Ba will start upfront.
Referee: Halis Özkahya
Beşiktaş: Cenk, Serdar, Franco, Ersan, Opare, Gökhan, Atiba, Veli, Sosa, Olcay, Demba Ba
Manager: Slaven Bilic
Balıkesirspor: Emrullah, Uğur, Glumac, Hasan, Berkan, Muğdat, Santos, Gomes, Vargas, Sercan, Gökhan
Manager: Kemal Özdeş