Beşiktaş beat Beylerbeyi in friendly match

Updated: August 4, 2016

Beşiktaş played a friendly match against Beylerbeyi earlier today at the Nevzat Demir complex, the former club of their new young goalkeeper Utku Yuvakuran.

Utku was in goal against his former club and kept a clean sheet while the Black Eagles scored four at the other end. The match was ended after 76 minutes as it really was just a warming up game.

Ricardo Quaresma wore the captain’s armband and Adriano Correia made his first appearance for the Black Eagles at left-back.

Several youngsters featured in the match aswell as many starters were being rested ahead of Sunday’s friendly match with Olympiakos at the Vodafone Arena. Muhammed Enes, Eslem Östürk, Fatih Aksoy, Utku Yuvakuran and Hamza Küçükköylu all played in the game.

Aras Özbiliz was the man of the match, opening the scoreline in the 3rd minute with a phenomenal freekick and providing two assists. Ömer Şişmanoglu scored a brace and Mustafa Pektemek also got on the scoresheet.

Beşiktaş started the game with the following lineup: Utku Yuvakuran; Fatih Aksoy – Luiz Rhodolfo – Adriano Correia; Eslem Öztürk – Tolgay – Muhammed Enes; Aras Özbiliz – Ricardo Quaresma – Ömer Şişmanoglu- Mustafa Pektemek

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Kaan Bayazit

Editor-in-chief at Beşiktaş International
Freelance sports writer specialized in Turkish football and Beşiktaş. Co-host of the Black Eagles podcast. Frequently featured in World Soccer Digest Japan and many other international media outlets. Following Turkish football for close to two decades. Proud father to Aedin.
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