Our betting analysts at Ace Football preview the Premier League round 2 game between Luton and Burnley and offer team stats, facts and the best betting suggestions for the match.
Luton take on visitors Burnley at Kenilworth Road in a Premier League tie on Tuesday.
The current difference in the Premier League standings between the two teams clashing at Kenilworth Road on Tuesday is three points.
Team form: Luton vs Burnley
Luton delivered a bit of everything as their last three matches added four points to their tally. An encounter with Wolverhampton brought a 1-1 draw, which was followed by a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Exeter. Their most recent game had them back on the winning trail, as they beat Everton by 1-2. Luton didn’t manage a single win in any of their previous two Premier League games at the Kenilworth Road. They have a record of one draw and one defeat, in which they conceded three and scored two goals.
Burnley are inconsistent at the moment, with two defeats and a win to show from their last three matches. They lost 0-1 against Manchester United, won 0-4 against Salford City, before dropping points again in a 2-0 defeat against Newcastle. Burnley only have one paltry win to show from the last six away games in the Premier League. In these six matches, they drew three and lost two as well as being outscored by seven goals to five.
Betting stats for Luton and Burnley
Here are some interesting betting-relevant stats and facts. They take into account matches that Luton and Burnley played across all tournaments.
- Luton have scored in 17 of the last 19 home matches
- Luton have not lost 13 of the last 15 home matches
- Luton have conceded in 11 of the last 12 matches
- In 6 of the last 8 matches Luton played, both teams scored
- In 8 of the last 10 Luton home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 12 of the last 14 Burnley matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 10 of the last 11 Burnley away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Burnley have not lost 9 of the last 11 away matches
- Burnley have not won 7 of the last 8 matches
- In 5 of the last 6 Burnley away matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
Players to watch: Luton vs Burnley
As the new Premier League campaign has recently started, we are still a bit in the dark, as to which striker will dominate the top scorer table for Luton and Burnley this season. However, there might be some interesting prospects, when looking at the list of players who are in the best form at the moment.
Betting markets: Luton vs Burnley
Kenilworth Road witnessed Luton winning seven of their 10 latest matches across all tournaments here. They drew two and lost one in this run. Burnley won five of their previous 10 games away, drew two and lost three.
Both teams to score
Luton scored the first goal of the match in five games from a possible ten. 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 Luton 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.
Luton performed an average of 1.2 goals a game in their previous ten matches in which over 2.5 goals came out seven times. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of the last ten outings for Burnley, who managed to score one time in those matches.
Suggested bet: Luton vs Burnley
To sum up, the upcoming match between Luton and Burnley seems to be a good betting opportunity. Considering the above statements, we have come up with a betting prediction for this Premier League game.