Hatayspor end Beşiktaş's 5-match winning run
ANKARA- Anadolu Agency
The Black Eagles previously beat Büyükşehir Belediye Erzurumspor 4-0, MKE Ankaragücü 1-0, Demir Grup Sivasspor 3-0, Hes Kablo Kayserispor 2-0 and Çaykur Rizespor 6-0 in the league.
Their flawless run ended following the 2-2 draw against Hatayspor.
In the sixth minute, Beşiktaş' Cameroonian forward Vincent Aboubakar scored the opening goal at Antakya Atatürk Stadium.
He put the ball into the Hatayspor net with a right-footed shot outside the box.
Only a minute later, Hatayspor have equalized as Aaron Boupendza from Gabon scored a left-footed strike in the area.
Hatayspor came back from the 1-0 deficit in the 23rd minute with Boupendza's finish. He put the ball into the bottom corner of the net over individual skills.
But Beşiktaş' Canadian forward Cyle Larin scored the equalizer in the 41st minute to secure the 2-2 draw.
Near the end of the game, Beşiktaş' Brazilian defender Welinton was shown a yellow card for a foul so he will be suspended for the Galatasaray derby next weekend.
Beşiktaş will host Galatasaray at Vodafone Park on Sunday, Jan. 17.
League leaders Beşiktaş have 35 points in 17 matches.
Second-place Galatasaray have 33 points to pursue the Black Eagles.
Meanwhile, Fenerbahçe are now in the third spot with 32 points. They will visit Büyükşehir Belediye Erzurumspor on Monday.
The match in the Eastern province of Erzurum will kick off at 4 p.m. local time (1300GMT).