In a thrilling matchday six encounter of the Turkish Super Lig, Black Stars center-back Alexander Djiku showcased his scoring prowess by netting his maiden goal for Turkish giants Fenerbahce. The Şükrü Saracoğlu stadium witnessed a stellar performance as Fenerbahce asserted their dominance against Istanbul Basaksehir.
The home team wasted no time in setting the tone for the match, with Alexander Djiku seizing an opportunity just five minutes into the game. Djiku capitalized on a rebound from a corner kick and executed a sublime volley into the far post, providing Fenerbahce with an early lead that sent the crowd into raptures.
Fenerbahce’s relentless pressure on their opponents continued to pay off as Leo Duarte, unfortunately, scored an own goal in the 10th minute, further extending Fenerbahce’s lead.
Ten minutes later, Sebastian Szymanski added to the tally with a composed finish, solidifying Fenerbahce’s advantage and putting them in complete control of the game.
As halftime approached, Fenerbahce maintained a comfortable 3-0 lead, leaving Istanbul Basaksehir with an uphill battle to climb in the second half.
Former Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi made a significant impact coming off the bench, contributing to Fenerbahce’s dominance. Batshuayi assisted Sebastian Szymanski, who found the back of the net, sealing a convincing 4-0 victory.
Alexander Djiku, who made the switch from Strasbourg in Ligue 1, has seamlessly integrated into the Fenerbahce squad, featuring in 11 games across all competitions. His stellar performance in this match showcased his versatility and goal-scoring abilities, earning him the admiration of fans and teammates alike.
With this impressive victory, Fenerbahce solidified their position at the top of the Turkish Super Lig table, amassing 18 points from six games. Their dominant display has left fans eagerly anticipating what the remainder of the season holds for the team as they continue their pursuit of success in Turkish football.