burnley1718Burnley host Watford in the English Premier League on Saturday and the visitors have proved they have an eye for goal in their earlier away fixtures

 

 

Burnley Stats:

Burnley lost 1-0 at Leicester last time out and they return to home soil in seventh place with a healthy total of 25 points

Home form comprises of 3 wins, 2 draws and 2 defeats and goals have been scarce with jut 5 scored and 3 conceded.

Burnley have been awarded a total of 36 corners in 7 home games

Only 3 of 15 league games have gone over 2.5 goals and all 3 of those were away fixtures

Both sides have found the net in 5 of 15 league games but only 1 of 7 home games

Watford Stats:

Watford drew 1-1 at home to Spurs last weekend and they are 1 place and 3 points behind Burnley in the standings

Watford have won 4 of 7 away from home, drawing 1 and losing 2

Watford scored exactly 2 goals in each of their first 6 road trips before going 1 better in a 3-0 victory at Newcastle

Watford have been awarded a total of 33 corners in their 7 road trips

Overall 9 of 15 Watford games have gone over 2.5 goals including 5 of 7 away fixtures

Both sides have found the net in 8 of 15 Watford matches including 4 of 7 away fixtures

2016 /17 Head to Head (Premier League Only)

Watford 2-1 Burnley

Burnley 2-0 Watford

The Betting

Match Result:

Burnley 15/10

Draw 9/4

Watford 41/20

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

Verdict:

We are used to seeing low scoring games at Burnley but Watford bring a track record of finding the net on a regular basis to the party.

That could balance things out in terms of the goals markets and gut feel here is for 2-3 goals in total.

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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