Turkey vs Iran 2018 International Friendly: Preview and Prediction
Fixture: Turkey vs Iran
Competition: FIFA International Friendly
Date: Monday, 28th May, 18:15 GMT
Stadium: Basaksehir Fatih Terim Stadium (Istanbul).
Turkey vs Iran: Preview
Turkey vs Iran match is going to be held on 28th May at Basaksehir Fatih Terim Stadium. Iran has registered a home win (1-0) against Uzbekistan in their previous fixture. Other side Turkey has registered an away draw (2-2) against Montenegro in their previous match. It’s an important match for Iran to test their squad strength before the start of World Cup 2018. It’s very tough to predict that if Iran will use their full squad strength or not.
FIFA World ranking always play a big role to understand the strength and weakness of each team. Iran has secured 36th FIFA World ranking. Turkey team is just 1 rank behind from Iran to secure 37th FIFA ranking.
As it seems that there is no favorite team in this fixture between Turkey and Iran at Basaksehir Fatih Terim Stadium. Turkey national football team will utilize their home advantage in this fixture. Turkey has scored 7 goals in their previous 5 matches. Other side Iran has conceded only 1 goal in their previous 5 matches. So basically, it will be a football clash between Turkey’s attack and Iran’s defense.
Turkey vs Iran: Head-to-Head Stats
- Both the teams have never played against each other in all competition. So, it’s the 1st time they will face each other in an International Friendly match.
Turkey vs Iran: Prediction
Iran will try their best to secure at least a draw from this match and another side Turkey will be happy if they secure a win from the home fixture. There is no doubt that it will be a close match between two strong football nations.
The predicted result will be a draw in a low scoring match.