burnley1718Two English Premier League catch up fixtures take place on Thursday night and Burnley are looking to force their way into the top six when they host Chelsea

 

 

Burnley Stats:

Burnley were 2-1 winners at home to Leicester at the weekend, a fifth straight win and they are now just 2 points behind sixth place Arsenal

Home form comprises of 7 wins, 4 draws and 5 defeats with 14 goals scored and 13 conceded

Burnley have been awarded a total of 81 corners in their 16 home fixtures

Overall 11 of 33 league games have gone over 2.5 goals including 4 of 16 home games

Both sides have found the net in 14 of 33 league games including 6 of 16 home games

Chelsea Stats:

Chelsea came from 2-0 down to win 3-2 at Southampton at the weekend and they finished the weekend in fifth spot, 7 points off a top 4 spot

Away form comprises of 8 wins, 3 draws and 5 defeats with 29 goals scored and 18 conceded

Chelsea have been awarded a total of 76 corners in their 16 away fixtures

Overall 19 of 33 league games have gone over 2.5 goals including 11 of 16 away games

Both sides have found the net in 15 of 33 league games including 9 of 16 away games

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Recent Head to Head (Premier League Only)

12/08/17 Chelsea 2-3 Burnley

The Betting - Bet Now

Match Result:

Burnley 41/10

Draw 24/10

Chelsea 19/20

Note, odds quoted are an approximate average and are correct at the time of last update but are subject to change

Verdict:

Burnley are now threatening to overhaul Arsenal who are currently in sixth position which carries a prize of Europa League football next season. Meanwhile Chelsea have not yet given up on a top 4 finish although they also have this weekend’s FA Cup semi final date with Southampton to consider when juggling resources.

We haven’t seen too many goals in Burnley home matches overall but 6 of the last 7 at Turf Moor have seen backers of 2-3 goals in total collect.

Bet: Total goals 2-3 at 19/20

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*Note, every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the stats but errors may occur from time to time.

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