ANDY SCHREUR - Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Maurice Edu and Bursaspor travel to Instanbul in a rematch of last year's Turkish Cup Final to take on Fenerbahçe on Wednesday. Fenerbahçe won the 2012 final 4-0 to clinched their fifth Cup trophy.
Edu played 25 minutes as a substitute on Saturday in his first appearance for the Bursa club in a 2-1 win against Kayserispor and is hoping for his first start this week.
Bursaspor is currently in third place in Group A trailing leader's Fenerbahçe, who have a perfect 9 points, and Sivasspor by one point. The team's last played on January 16th in Bursa and Fenerbahçe won 3-2 on a Cristian Baroni goal in the 80th minute.
Fenerbahçe will be without former Everton defender Joseph Yobo, who is representing Nigeria in the African Cup of Nations and Sezer Öztürk, who is injured.
Bursaspor may be without Argentine midfielder Fernando Belluschi, who is listed as a Manager's decision with a lower back injury.