After the defeat of Galatasaray in the Super League, Fenerbahçe was also disappointed by being eliminated by Başakşehir in the Turkish Cup. The fact that both defeats came in Kadıköy further increased the sadness, Fenerbahçe’s castle officially started to give an advantage to the opponents.
February was a nightmare
Winning 8 wins in 9 matches in January, F. Garden entered February like a nightmare. The defeats of Galatasaray on February 6 and Başakşehir on February 9 broke the morale. On the other hand, with this result, F.Bahçe lost to Başakşehir at home after G.Saray (0-1) and Beşiktaş (3-4) this season, creating disappointment in the field against three Istanbul teams. Fenerbahce, who played 10 people for about 75 minutes, was also physically challenged.