Burnley vs West Ham Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
This Sunday, Burnley will host West Ham at the Turf Moor in the twentieth round of the English Premier League. This is a clash between a mid-placed side and a team from the lower part of the table so it will be interesting to see how this game plays out.
Burnley hold the number eighteen spot at the table with twelve points and a negative goal difference of -24. So far in the season, they have gotten three wins, three draws, and thirteen losses. Currently, they are on a three-game losing streak with their most recent loss being to Everton by the result of 1-5. Gibson scored for Burnley and Mina, Lucas Digne, Sigurdsson, and Richarlison did the same for Everton.
West Ham are placed ninth in the league standings with twenty-seven points from eight wins, three draws, and eight losses. In their most recent outing, they faced Southampton and triumphed by the score of 1-2. The game started out slow and not much was seen in the first half. In the second half, however, things took a turn and we have seen three goals. First Redmond scored for Southampton and just three minutes later, Anderson got the equalizer and then went on to score once again and take his team up front, thus securing the win and all three points.
When it comes to the previous games between the two sides, West Ham have been the better one. Out of the previous five matches that they’ve played, West Ham have won three, Burnley have won one, and the remaining outing ended as a draw. In front of the home fans, against West Ham, Burnley have a record of three losses and two draws from the recent clashes there. The last time that they defeated West Ham at home was way back in 2012.
Burnley don't have many missing players for the match against The Hammers. Stephen Ward and Aaron Lennon are injured and they can't play on this match. Nick Pope, Robbie Brady and Steven Defour are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
On the other side West Ham have many missing players for this game. Winston Reid, Manuel Lanzini, Carlos Sánchez, Andriy Yarmolenko, Ryan Fredericks and Jack Wilshere are all injured and they can't help their team against Burnley. Pablo Zabaleta, Marko Arnautovic, Chicharito and Fabián Balbuena are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
Possible starting lineups
Burnley: Hart; Taylor, Mee, Tarkowski, Bardsley; McNeil, Hendrick, Cork, Gudmundsson; Vydra; Barnes
West Ham: Fabianski; Antonio, Ogbonna, Diop, Cresswell; Noble, Rice, Obiang; Snodgrass, Carroll, Anderson
Burnley vs West Ham Prediction
We expect one very tough football game on match between Burnley and West Ham United. Both teams are highly motivated for the match and it will be a true football fight for the points. Burnley have lost 6 of their last 7 matches, but they play in front of their fans and for sure they believe in success. On the other side West Ham are in a very good run. They have won 5 of their last 6 matches in the Premier League and all players are in full of confidence. The Hammers have scored at least two goals in these five games and their main objective for this game will be to score a goal more.
Our prediction and betting tips for the match Burnley vs West Ham Prediction: Draw. We expect match without a winner, but expect to see goals. So our risky bet goes on correct score 1-1. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.