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A nail-biting showdown awaits at Turf Moor this Saturday as the unconvincing Sheffield United pay a visit to take on Burnley. It’s a tense clash between two teams seemingly in the running for the drop.
As things currently stand, Burnley find themselves at the bottom of the Premier League table, trailing just one point behind the 18th-placed Sheffield United. With Luton in 17th with nine points, only a win will do for both of these teams here.
Burnley vs Sheffield United Preview
Burnley faced some tough challenges in their recent outings, with losses of 0-2 against Crystal Palace, 3-1 against Arsenal, and 1-2 against West Ham in their last three matches. The struggle extends to their home turf, where in their last six Premier League games, Burnley couldn’t secure a single victory. Instead, they faced six defeats, scoring five goals but conceding a total of 17.
Sheffield United Form
Sheffield United kept fans on the edge of their seats in their last three matches. They won 2-1 against Wolverhampton, drew 1-1 against Brighton, but lost 1-3 against Bournemouth. Sheffield United haven’t won any of their last six away games in the Premier League. In those games, they only managed to draw once and lost five times. They scored four goals but conceded a total of 15.
Burnley vs Sheffield United Stats
Consider these key insights when considering bets for the upcoming clash between Burnley and Sheffield United. These facts are drawn from the recent performances of both teams across various tournaments.
- Burnley have lost the last 6 matches in a row while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- Burnley have lost the last 6 matches in a row
- Burnley have lost the last 6 home matches in a row
- Burnley have conceded in 15 of the last 17 matches
- Burnley have lost 5 of the last 6 home matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- Sheffield United have conceded in the last 17 matches in a row
- Sheffield United have not won 16 of the last 18 matches
- In 10 of the last 12 Sheffield United matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Sheffield United have lost 5 of the last 6 away matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- Sheffield United have lost 6 of the last 8 matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
Burnley vs Sheffield United – In-form players
With only one recent goal in the Premier League, Jay Rodriguez is undoubtedly eager to find the back of the net again. The upcoming game provides a golden opportunity for him to showcase his scoring prowess. On the Sheffield United front, there’s optimism that Oliver McBurnie can make an impact, aiming to add to his tally of two Premier League goals in his last six appearances.
Burnley vs Sheffield United Betting Tips
Burnley’s recent Premier League woes are evident with a discouraging streak of six consecutive losses. Their home turf at Turf Moor hasn’t been a fortress either, with only two wins in the last 10 matches across all tournaments. Burnley couldn’t manage a single draw and suffered eight defeats during this period. On the flip side, Sheffield United secured two victories in their last 10 away games, drawing twice and losing six.
Both teams to score
In the past 10 matches, Burnley showed a knack for taking the initiative by scoring the opening goal on five occasions. In contrast, their opponents, Sheffield United, managed to be first on target in only two of their last 10 games.
In the past ten matches, Burnley had over 2.5 goals in eight of them, with an average of one goal scored by themselves. Sheffield United also had over 2.5 goals in eight of their last 10 matches, with an average of 0.9 goals scored by themselves. Burnley conceded a goal in their last 18 Premier League matches.
Match predictions: Burnley vs Sheffield United
To sum up, the upcoming match between Burnley and Sheffield United seems to be a good betting opportunity.