Burnley vs Manchester City Prediction & Tips
Burnley and Manchester City face at Turf Moor, in a match for the 22ª round of the Premier League. Manchester City won at home by (5‑0) the last time they met in this edition of the league, on 28‑11‑2020. The history of direct matches played at this stadium favors the visiting team, which in the last 5 matches won 4 and drew 1. Indeed, in the last match at this stadium, in a match for the League Cup, on 30‑09‑2020, Manchester City only managed to win, by (0‑3). The goals of the match were scored by R. Sterling (49 ‘and 35’) and F. Torres (65 ‘) for Manchester City. The home / away condition deserves special attention, since although this is a match between 16th and 1st in the general classification, in fact this is a match between the 12th classified in home games and the 5th as a visitor.
The home team is currently in 16th place, with 22 points won, after 6 wins, 4 draws and 10 losses. In the penultimate match, they won at home against Aston Villa by (3‑2). In the last match, they lost away to Chelsea by (2‑0). This is a team affected by the home factor, since they have won 13 points at their stadium, with 8 goals scored and 10 conceded, against 9 points away, where they scored 5 goals and conceded 16. In the last 9 home matches for the championship, Burnley records 4 wins, 1 draw and 4 losses, having won 13 points out of 27 possible. In their home matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 6 of the last 9 matches for the competition have ended ended with Under 2,5 goals. In 20 games in this competition, he only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard in the 10 games in which he suffered the first goal.
The Burnley team will have a complicated duel ahead, so it will be important to score carefully. We wait for a home team to play intelligently, so as to try to keep the momentum of the visitors and take at least one point. The coach should choose a very competitive team on the field.
Man City Review
The visiting team is currently in 1st place, with 44 points won, after 13 wins, 5 draws and 2 losses. In the penultimate match, they won away to West Bromwich Albion by (0‑5). In the last match, they won at home against Sheffield United by (1‑0). This is a team affected by the home factor, as they have won 18 points as a visitor and 26 at their stadium, with 22 goals scored and 7 goals conceded at home, against 15 goals scored and 6 conceded as a visitor. In the league, Manchester City won 18 points out of 27 possible points, after 5 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss in the last 9 home matches.
In this competition, they have a sequence of 8 wins in the last matches. The defense has been in good shape and has only conceded goals in 2 of the last 10 games, and their attack has scored regularly, since they have managed to score in 9 of the last 10 games in this competition. In their away matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 6 of the last 9 matches for this competition have ended with Under 2,5 goals. This is a team that scores many times first: they opened the scoring in 16 of their last 20 games for the Premier League, of those 16 they reached the break with an advantage in 13 and managed to maintain the advantage until the end of the 90 ‘in 13.
Manchester City has been showing excellent football within the four lines and this round, even away from home, will have a great opportunity to score. We wait for a visiting team to go all the way up. The coach should set up a very strong team for this round, as he knows the importance of adding points.
Burnley – Manchester City FREE TIPS
Manchester City – Win @ 1.25
Both teams to score / NO @ 1.50
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.40