ANKARA 

Turkish football powerhouses Fenerbahce and Besiktas will face off in a vital Turkish Super Lig derby this weekend.

Last week, Fenerbahce and Besiktas lost their league matches as both sides are now waiting for the Sunday’s derby to cling to title race.

Fenerbahce lost to leaders Sivasspor 3-1 in an away match, while Besiktas were beaten by Yeni Malatyaspor 2-0 at home in Istanbul’s Vodafone Park.

This season, an underdog team tops the division, which is a rare occasion for the Super Lig.

The club from central Anatolia, Demir Grup Sivasspor are now on top of the league with

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