Southampton vs Burnley Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
Very interesting match, and probably one of the least predictable in this round, Southampton vs Burnley will be a perfect pick for Saturday afternoon, both to watch and to bet on. Even though betting odds may not be the highest one, plenty of different games to play offered by major bookmakers, gives us lots of opportunities to increase our betting ticket payouts.
Southampton are playing good this season and are currently placed at the middle of the table. They are undefeated in their last three matches, but won only in one of them. With almost fully complete team, in this match they aim for all three points and advance at the table.
On the other side, Burnley are playing even better. They are seventh placed team at the table, only one victory away from the top five. However, even though they lost only one of their last six league matches, they also won only two times. In this match they enter weakened for several key players missing which may affect to their performances, but should not affect to the final outcome of the match. They will be mostly focused on their dominancy in speed and will force fast counterattacks. Southampton on the other side, will dominate in possession and will try to keep game focus at the midfield.
When it comes to their mutual encounters, Burnley won in their last match against Southampton but Southampton won in four out of five matches before against Burnley in all competitions. Lots of scoring chances and excitements on both sides are expected and we will definitely enjoy in this match. Check out our other match previews and with our betting tips and predictions, try to earn some cash placing the right bets.
Southampton don't have lots of missing players for the match against Burnley. Jérémy Pied and Mario Lemina are injured and they will not play on this match. All other players are fully fit and highly motivated to win all three points on this match.
On the other side Burnley also do not have many missing players for this game. Tom Heaton and Jonathan Walters are injured and they can't play against Saints on Saturday. Dean Marney and Chris Wood are doubtful for the match. All other players are ready to play and they will play aggressive from the first minute.
Possible starting lineups
Southampton: Forster; Bertrand, Hoedt, Dijk, Soares; Romeu; Boufal, Davis, Ward-Prowse, Tadic; Gabbiadini
Burnley: Pope; Lowton, Tarkowski, Mee, Ward; Gudmundson, Defour, Cork, Brady; Hendrick; Vokes
Southampton vs Burnley Prediction
We expect a true football battle for the points between two Premier League mid teams. Both teams play solid football this season, with a little oscillations and they are highly motivated to win all three points here. This game is going to be an interesting one with several good scoring chances for the both sides. The Saints play very strong defending in front of their fans and they have played with under 2.5 goals scored in 8 of the last 10 home games. But Southampton have scored at least 2 goals in their last 5 home matches against Burnley in all competitions. On the other side Burnley also like to play aggressive football and they will try to score a goal more on this match. They have played with under 2.5 goals scored in 8 of the last 9 Premier League games.
However our prediction and betting tips for the match Southampton vs Burnley Prediction: Southampton to win. We don't expect lots of goals here but expect to see at least two goals. Our second betting pick for the match is Saints to win with one goal margin. So correct score will be 2-1. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.