Demba Ba continues goalscoring form to rescue Goztepe

The Senegal international continued in his rich vein of goalscoring form to earn a point for Tamer Tuna's men on Sunday

Demba Ba found the back of the net as Goztepe settled for a 1-1 draw against Alanyaspor in a Turkish Super Lig encounter.

The 32-year-old attacker increased his tally to five in seven league appearances since he arrived the Doganlar Stadium outfit from Shanghai Shenhua in January.

After both teams struggled to break the deadlock in the first half, Douglas scored a header in the 76th minute to put Alanyaspor in front.

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Six minutes later, Ba took advantage of Georgios Tzavellas' poor defensive clearance to salvage a point for the visitors.


Goztepe climbed to sixth place in the Turkish Super Lig table with 40 points from 26 games. They welcome Kasimpasa to the Doganlar Stadium for their next league fixture on March 31.