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Kevin-Prince Boateng helps Besiktas maintain Champions League hopes

kevin prince boatengKevin-Prince Boateng helped Besiktas maintain their Champions League hopes with a 2-0 victory over Fenerbahce in Sunday’s Turkish Super Lig game.

The Ghana forward could not hide his joy after the game.

The 33-year old passed a late fitness test, and started as the Black Eagles strolled to a comfortable 2-0 victory following a majestic performance at the Vodafone Park.

Domagoj Vida opened the scoring for the home side in the 63rd minute after over an hour of heated football without a goal.

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The lead was doubled seven minutes later after midfielder Gokhan Gonul slotted home to put the game beyond the visitors.

“What a game, what a win. Three points,” the Ghanaian shared his excitement on social media after the game.

The win keeps Besiktas in the hunt for a champions league spot, with just three points separating them and second place Trabzonspor.

The Black and Whites will travel to Gençlerbirli?i for the final game of the season.

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Boateng, who is on loan from Italian side Fiorentina has made 112 appearances and scored three times for the club.

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