Kewell hoping to back up opening round win with Galatasaray

Harry Kewell and Galatasaray will be hoping to back up their opening round win this weekend in the Turkish
Super Lig.

Gala’ defeated Gaziantepspor in the opening week and will be looking for another three points at home to Denizlispor on Saturday.

Elsewhere in Turkey, Genclerbirligi with Bruce Djite and Mile Jedinak (fresh from a superb performance in midfield for Australia) in toe, meet Ankaraspor away whilst Michael Petkovic will be looking to keep a clean sheet in goals for Sivasspor who will be out to avenge last week’s defeat at Fenebahce.

Other Aussies plying their trade in Europe include Socceroos midfielder Mark Bresciano who will join Palermo in the third round of the Coppa Italia as they face third-tier club Spal at Renzo Barbera.

In Holland, FC Twente and Nikita Rukavtysya look to continue their two-game unbeaten run against ADO Den Haag whilst James Holland and Brett Holman take on RKC Waalwijk with AZ Alkmaar, who are looking for their second win of the new season.

In Denmark, Michael Beauchamp and Aalborg host Sonderjyske whilst Ante Covic will take the gloves for Elfsborg against Hammarby in Sweden’s Allsvenskanliga.

Finally, Scott Chipperfield and FC Basel face Grasshoppers away in the Swiss Super League.

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