Our betting experts preview the Championship match between Burnley and West Bromwich Albion and offer team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
West Bromwich Albion will visit Turf Moor this coming Friday for a Championship fixture with home side Burnley.
The current difference in the Championship standings between the two teams clashing at Turf Moor this week is 18 points. Burnley top the table, with 59 points from 27 games. West Brom, who have 41 points, follow up in the sixth and final playoff spot.
Burnley vs West Brom Preview
Burnley are enjoying their football currently with three wins on the bounce, and it began with a 1-2 win against Swansea. They went on to beat Bournemouth by 2-4, before also getting the better of Coventry in a 1-0 victory. Burnley took six wins in their last six Championship matches on home soil, as they scored 15 and let in four goals.
West Bromwich Albion Form
West Bromwich Albion look well suited to take on any opponent with seven points to show off from three matches. They started off drawing 3-3 with Chesterfield, before downing Luton first by 2-3, then Chesterfield in a 4-0 win. The Bagpies recorded a very decent outcome of four wins from six away matches in the Championship, in which they banged in nine goals, whilst conceding six. They recorded no draws but instead suffered defeat twice.
Burnley vs West Brom Stats
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Burnley and West Bromwich Albion. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Burnley have not lost the last 16 home matches in a row
- Burnley have scored in the last 21 home matches in a row
- Burnley have not lost 26 of the last 28 matches
- Burnley have scored in 33 of the last 35 matches
- Burnley have won 13 of the last 15 matches
- In 16 of the last 18 West Bromwich matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 10 of the last 12 West Bromwich away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- West Bromwich have not lost 10 of the last 12 matches
- West Bromwich have scored in 10 of the last 12 matches
- West Bromwich have won 6 of the last 8 matches
Burnley vs West Brom – Players in Form
Ahead of their latest Championship match, both Burnley and West Brom will be looking for their main strikers. Accordingly, we have listed some of the in-form players who are expected to be getting it on for each team this season.
Burnley vs West Brom Betting Tips
Burnley have been pretty scary at home, winning nine of their last 10 home games across all tournaments, while also managing to draw one of these. They lost zero of the games, while West Bromwich Albion won five of their last 10 games away. They drew one and lost four as well. Burnley won 7 matches in a row. Burnley have really struck gold when it comes to home form, having not lost any of their previous 27 matches at Turf Moor. West Bromwich Albion won their last 4 matches in a row. Burnley have not lost to West Bromwich Albion in 3 consecutive home meetings.
Both teams to score
Burnley scored the first goal in seven out of their last ten games. West Bromwich Albion got the opening goal in five out of their last ten away games. The Bagpies won five of these matches without conceding a goal. Perhaps a number worth keeping in mind for an accumulator, depending on your betting strategy. Burnley have also scored in 4 consecutive league meetings with West Bromwich Albion.
Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of Burnley’s last ten matches in all tournaments. They banged in an average of 2.3 goals on the way. Over 2.5 goals came up in five of West Bromwich Albion’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of two goals in these matches. Burnley managed to score at least once in their previous 24 matches.
Match predictions: Burnley vs West Brom
To sum up, the upcoming match between Burnley and West Bromwich Albion seems to be a good betting opportunity.