Mustafa KÖPRÜLÜ / İZMİR, (DHA)
Having lost 4-1 to Pendikspor at home in the Spor Toto 1st League, Altay had the longest losing streak of the season this season.
Black-whites lost to Samsunspor, Pendikspor (D) and Keçiörengücü in their first 3 matches at the beginning of the season, and now Denizlispor (D), Tuzlaspor (D), Samsunspor (D) and Pendikspor have lost their way. 3 points officially deducted and dropped to 18 due to failure to obtain a National Club License Altaicould not move away from the dangerous area.
İzmir representative, who is in the 14th place 2 points above the relegation line, has scored 12 goals in the last 4 matches. Altay, who failed with his defense, was able to score 5 goals in this period. Having won their last victory against Boluspor with a score of 5-1 in the home field on 4 December, the black and white team will look for an exit in the challenging Keçiörengücü away game next week. On the other hand, midfielder Zeki Yıldırım, who received a yellow card in the bench for his objections to the referee, was suspended.
OLD WEAPONS PLUGGED
Against Pendikspor, Altay could not prevent one of his former players Leandro Kappel’s effective football. Dutch right wing, who sweated the black and white jersey for 4 seasons; He was a star with 1 goal and 2 assists. Regattin, another former Altay player, was applauded by making 1 assist for Pendikspor.