On Tuesday, at 18:00, Giresunspor and Bursaspor play in the 31st round of the second league in Turkey, in a match in which the hosts play their last chance to catch the promotion play-off. Bursaspor is in a favorable position to return to the first league.
Bursaspor is on the 4th place in the ranking, with 15 victories in 30 stages and 49 points (goal difference 44-36), four “lengths” from the second place occupied by Erzurum BB. Giresunspor is on the 8th place out of 18 (goal average 37-39) and has 44 points, being in the books for Top 6 at the end. In the last stage, Bursa beat Adanaspor (1-0), and Giresun lost 2-4 to Demirspor.
Raul Rusescu’s team, Giresunspor, hopes to block the best scorers of the Stock Exchange, Seleznov (8 goals) and Kanatsizkus (7 goals). At the same time, the Romanian striker has a good stake in the scorers’ ranking, where he is on the 2nd place, behind the Portuguese Paixao. The Lusitanian has 19 seasonal successes, while Rusescu has 12 goals and a decisive pass.
In the round it was 3-2 for Giresunspor, away, where Rusescu managed a “double”;
Giresunspor led 3-0 in the away match, but Bursaspor came back in the end;
Only two direct duels took place between the two teams, both won by the guests;
Rusescu scored last weekend, 2-4 with Demirspor, the first failure after 6 matches;
Bursaspor has only two victories in the last eight stages of the championship;
PREDICTION: Both teams to score / YES @ 1,52