Our betting experts preview the EFL Cup match between Salford City and Burnley and offer team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
Salford City will go up against Burnley at Peninsula Stadium on Tuesday in a thrilling third-round EFL Cup match.
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Salford City Form
Salford City’s recent form has been challenging, suffering three consecutive defeats with no victories to show for their efforts. They lost 1-2 to Walsall, followed by a 0-2 defeat against Notts Co., and a third consecutive loss to Harrogate Town, who emerged as 3-2 winners in the match.
Burnley arrive on the back of a three-game winless run. Their three most recent matches saw them fall to a 2-5 defeat against Tottenham, secure a 1-1 draw with Nottingham Forest, and narrowly lose 0-1 to Manchester United.
Salford City vs Burnley Stats
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Salford City and Burnley. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- In the last 4 home matches in a row Salford City played, both teams scored
- Salford City have conceded in 13 of the last 15 matches
- Salford City have conceded in 12 of the last 14 home matches
- Salford City have lost the last 4 matches in a row
- In 7 of the last 9 Salford City home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 9 of the last 10 Burnley away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 10 of the last 12 Burnley matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Burnley have not lost 8 of the last 10 away matches
- Burnley have lost 4 of the last 5 matches and the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Burnley have lost 4 of the last 5 matches
Salford City vs Burnley – Players in Form
When considering the goalscorer market, it’s wise to favor Matt Smith from Salford City, as he has been in excellent form, scoring three times in his recent matches. He’ll be eager to increase his tally against Burnley. On the other hand, the visitors will be relying on Zeki Amdouni to continue his goal-scoring prowess.
Salford City vs Burnley Betting Tips
Surprisingly, Salford City suffered defeats in their previous five matches. At Peninsula Stadium, they have won two out of their last 10 matches, with three draws and five losses. On the other hand, Burnley recorded four wins, four draws, and two defeats in their last 10 away games.
Both teams to score
Surprisingly, Salford City only scored the first goal of the match in two out of their last ten games. Burnley scored the opening goal in seven of the last ten away from home. Both teams have been quite terrible at keeping their opponents at bay in recent matches. While Salford City managed to keep a clean sheet in zero of the last 10 games, Burnley kept their opponent from scoring in two of their last 10 matches.
In Salford City’s last ten games, there have been over 2.5 goals in five of them. They managed to average one goal goals per match across all tournaments. Over 2.5 goals happened in four of the last ten outings for Burnley, who managed to score 0.8 times in those matches. Salford City conceded a goal in their last 11 matches.
Match predictions: Salford City vs Burnley
To sum up, the upcoming match between Salford City and Burnley seems to be a good betting opportunity.