Galatasaray fans and Besiktas fans fight on the streets of Istanbul ahead of derby match [Video]

Turkish football fans are known for their passion… and infamous for their hooliganism.

Ahead of the Istanbul derby between Galatasaray and Besiktas, fans of both sides were seen fighting on the streets.

There are some pretty violent scenes before the fans resort to throwing chairs at one another.

Galatasaray ran out 1-0 winners to maintain the pressure on league leaders Fenerbahce.