Bursaspor have begun preparations for their clash against rivals Besiktas this weekend in the Turkish Super Lig. The game will be played at the Ataturk Olimpiyat Stadium at 14:00 on Sunday.
The Green Crocodiles are coming off the back of a victory over Basaksehir in the Ziraat Turkish Cup. Bursaspor beat Abdulla Avci’s side in a penalty shoot out booking their place in the quarter finals.
Senol Gunes lead a light training session today at the Özlüce training facility. Emre Taşdemir and Fernando Belluschi missed training due to injuries while Volkan Şen sat out of todays session with a stomach infection.
Bursaspor will continue preparations at the Özlüce training facility tomorrow.
Besiktas currently sit at the top of the league with 44 points in 19 games. Bursaspor are in forth place with 33 points in 19 games. Gunes’ side have recorded four victories in their last six games and unbeaten away from home in their last three fixtures on the road.