The championship race in the Super League continues with all its excitement. Beşiktaş’s 3-1 defeat to Galatasaray on the road, two weeks to the end, increased the championship hopes of the opponents.
While the top three teams are making championship calculations, we wonder what kind of reflex Beşiktaş, which has entered the leader in the last two weeks, will show in the coming weeks.
LEAVING THE CHAMPIONSHIP IN THE LAST TWO WEEKS
There have been times in the Super League some seasons, when the leading teams in the last two or even the last week lost the championship. Here are those seasons and champions …
1986/1987 SEASON BEŞİKTAŞ
Two weeks before the end of the league, leader Beşiktaş and second place Galatasaray had 50 points. Black and whites were ahead of their opponents on average.
In the 85th minute of the match he led 1-0 in Beşiktaş field the previous week, Denizlispor could not prevent Erol Tolga’s goal and the match ended 1-1.
Galatasaray won the summit by beating Antalyaspor 3-1 on the road.
In the last week, both teams beat their rivals. Beşiktaş lost the championship in the season in which it entered the last two weeks as the leader, while Galatasaray took the lead 14 years later.
2005/2006 SEASON FENERBAHÇE
Fenerbahçe was the leader with 77 points, and Galatasaray was second with the same points. The superiority in the double average was also in the yellow-dark blue.
In the last week of the league, Fenerbahçe drew 1-1 with Denizlispor on the road. Galatasaray beat Kayserispor 3-0 in the field and came to the top with two points and reached the championship.
2009/2010 SEASON FENERBAHÇE
In the championship race between Fenerbahçe and Bursaspor, the yellow-dark blue people entered the last two weeks one point ahead of Bursaspor.
When Fenerbahçe drew 1-1 with Trabzonspor in the last game of the league, Bursaspor defeated Beşiktaş 2-1 and declared the first championship in its history.