Fenerbahce Istanbul defeated Gaziantep FK 3-2 in week 35 of the Turkish Super Lig on Friday.
Diego Rossi scored a close-range goal for Fenerbahce in the fifth minute at Ulker Stadium, with an assist from Nazim Sangare.
Serdar Dursun, a Fenerbahce attacker, took a penalty attempt in the 57th minute but missed. Dursun put the ball into the net of Gaziantep FK after five minutes, bringing the score to 2-0.
With Angelo Sagal’s goal in the 66th minute, the visitors cut the deficit to one. The VAR double-checked the position (Video Assistant Referee).
Miha Zajc, a Slovenian midfielder, scored the Yellow Canaries’ third goal in the 82nd minute.
In Istanbul, Alexandru Maxim scored a stoppage-time penalty to make the score 3-2.
Second-place Fenerbahce brought their points up to 68, while 16th-place Gaziantep FK now have 42 points on matchday 35.
In another match on Friday, GZT Giresunspor defeated Adana Demirspor 2-0 with goals from Mehmet Umut Nayir and Serginho at Giresun’s Cotanak stadium.
GZT Giresunspor jumped to the number 14 spot, boasting 43 points with three matches left in the Super Lig.