Burnley vs Leicester Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
This Saturday, Burnley will host Leicester at the Turf Moor Stadium. This clash is bound to be an interesting one for the fans to see as one of the worst teams in the league face a mid-placed side.
Burnley hold the number seventeen spot at the table with thirty points from eight wins, six draws, and sixteen losses. Currently, they are on a three-game losing streak and their most recent loss was against Liverpool by the score of 4-2. Firmino and Mane scored two goals each for Liverpool, and on the other side, Westwood and Gudmundsson were the scorers for Burnley. They made all three subs in order to try and secure a point, but in the end, none of them were able to influence the game and change the momentum.
Leicester are placed tenth in the league standings with thirty-eight points from eleven wins, five draws, and fourteen losses. In the previous round, they faced Fulham and came out victorious by the score of 3-1. Tielemans scored the opening goal of the clash and early in the second half, Ayrite of Fulham equalized. In the closing minute of the match, Vardy scored twice in order to secure the win and all three points.
The two clubs have a long mutual history, and in the recent past, the point distribution has been equal. Out of the previous five clashes between them, Leicester have won two, same as Burnley, and the most recent outing ended as a goalless draw. At the Turf Moor, against the Foxes, Burnley have a record of three losses and two wins from the recent matches. They have been decent at home in recent weeks and have one loss from the previous seven matches as opposed to Leicester who are on a five-game winless streak in away games.
Burnley have three missing players for the match against the Foxes. Aaron Lennon, Jonathan Walters and Steven Defour are injured and they will not play on Saturday against Leicester City. All other players are available to play and will do their best to win all three points.
On the other side Leicester have just two missing players for this game. Daniel Amartey and Marc Albrighton are injured and they can't help their team. All other players are available to play and will play aggressive from the first minute.
Possible starting lineups
Burnley: Heaton; Taylor, Mee, Tarkowski, Bardsley; McNeil, Cork, Westwood, Hendrick; Wood, Barnes
Leicester: Schmeichel; Pereira, Evans, Maguire, Chilwell; Tielemans, Ndidi, Maddison; Gray, Vardy, Barnes
Burnley vs Leicester Prediction
What a great football game to increase our betting payouts with high odd. It will be one dynamic and open game with lots of scoring chances on the both sides, and for sure will see lots of thrills and excitements. Burnley have lost their last 3 matches in the Premier League and all players are highly motivated for the home game. They have conceded at least 2 goals in their last 3 matches and if want to pick up all three points here then have to score at least one goal more. Their main objective for the match will be to score an early goal, and will play aggressive in attack from the first minute. On the other side Foxes play solid football this season, but Leicester are winless in their last four away league matches in the Premier League. They believe in success on Saturday and will try to control the ball from the first minute.
Our prediction and betting tips for the match Burnley vs Leicester Prediction: Both teams to score. We expect to see more then two goals here and our second betting pick for the match is Over 2.5 goals. Our risky bet goes on correct score 1-2. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.