Burnley FC vs Manchester City: Match preview

new typeFootballPosted on February 03,2021


On 03.02.2021, Burnley and Man City will cross swords in the English Premier League. The referee will get the game underway at 19:00. The stadium for the match on Wednesday is Turf Moor. The currently 15th in the table meet the top team of the league.

Current statistics of Burnley FC

In their last duel Burnley FC won 3:2 against Villa. The hosts were able to decide 6 of their 19 games of the recent 6 months in their favour. Burnley had four wins, one draw and four defeats at home. Burnley has managed to win 4 out of 9 home games (44.44%) in the current season (20/21) so far. One match ended in a draw and four matches were lost at home. In total, Burnley has won 6 out of 19 season games. While it was enough to draw four matches, nine matches ended without points.

Coach Sean Dyche’s team tends to score in the second half. According to current statistics, Burnley will score 0,89 goals in each home game and will concede 1,11 goals, which is 2,00 goals in total per match their own stadium. A look at last season’s goal record shows Burnley FC at home with an average of 1,26 goals. The average number of goals conceded in front of their own fans is 1,21. The most frequent results at their home stadium last season were 1:1, 1:0 or 3:0. In the current season, the most frequent result in home matches was 0:1, 1:0 or 3:2.

Current statistics of Manchester City FC

Man City last won 1:0 against Sheffield. This season, the team has won 5 out of 9 away games so far (55.56%). The statistics for the past 6 months show thirteen victories, five draws und two defeats. Man City was able to win five away victories. The team lost one game in the foreign stadium and in three matches the teams separated with a draw.

In the present season, coach Pep Guardiola’s team have scored an average of 1,67 goals per away game, mostly in the first 45 minutes of the game of the match. Overall, Man City scored an average of 2,33 goals per away match. Last season, Man City averaged 2,37 goals for and 1,16 against in their away games. Last last season, away matches most often ended 5:0, 0:2 or 1:0. In the current season, Man City’s away games mostly ended 3:1, 1:0 or 1:1.


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