Galatasaray’s Semih and Melo return to training ahead of Karabukspor encounter
Galatasaray have turned their attention towards this weekends Turkish Super Lig clash against Karademir Karabukspor. The game takes place on Sunday March 5 at the Turk Telekom Arena.
Hazma Hamzaoglu lead the session today at the Florya Metin Oktay training facility. Fernando Muslera, Hakan Balta and Hamit Altıntop participated in training after returning from international duty.
Semih Kaya and Felipe Melo participated in light training, both are expected to miss this weekends game.
Galatasaray are coming off the back of a 3-2 victory over Kasimpasa in the league. The Lions came back from two goals down to secure all three points and move to the top of the league.
Karabükspor are without a win in their last 12 Turkish Super Lig games and lost 1-0 at home to Konyaspor last weekend.
Yilmaz Vural’s side are nine points off 15th placed Erciyesspor and need to improve fast if they are to have a chance of survival. Galatasaray are currently first in the league with 55 points in 25 games.