Ace Football previews the Premier League game between Tottenham and Burnley who meet up this coming Sunday. The match preview includes the current team news, H2H stats as well as the best betting tips for the match.
Tottenham face off against Burnley looking to continue their top-four assault in the Premier League. The way we look at it, Spurs and their opponents will aim to do their best to prove to their fans that they are the better team on the pitch. We are bound to see an exciting game this coming Sunday.
Position in the Premier League standings: Tottenham vs Burnley
Looking at the current Premier League standings, Tottenham and Burnley are currently 31 points and 12 places apart. Spurs will without a doubt attempt to grab all three points to move further up the pecking order. Despite being the outsider in this clash, Burnley will try to make this a miserable day for their opponents. The result of this game could have a big impact on both teams in their upcoming matches. There is every reason to zoom in on the clash between Tottenham and Burnley.
Current form and fixture history of Tottenham vs Burnley
Tottenham seek to stay unbeaten
Tottenham look in good shape before their upcoming match, as they seek to remain unbeaten. In their last 3 matches they first beat Leicester by 3-1, before drawing 1-1 with Liverpool. They were back as winners last time out, when they took out Arsenal 3-0.
Burnley on a roll
Despite losing their latest outing, results have generally been decent in the last 3 matches for Burnley. They first took out Wolves by 1-0 before downing Watford by 1-2. The winning streak came to an end against Aston Villa, who ran out 1-3 winners.
Latest encounters between Tottenham and Burnley
Tottenham got knocked out when Burnley took a 1-0 win in their latest Premier League encounter. It served as payback for the 4-0 defeat, Tottenham handed out in the reverse match.
Highlights from the last time Tottenham and Burnley met:
Betting stats and facts for Tottenham and Burnley
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Tottenham and Burnley. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Tottenham have conceded in 12 of the last 14 home matches
- Tottenham have won 4 of the last 5 home matches
- In 3 of the last 4 home matches Tottenham played, both teams scored
- Burnley have not won 14 of the last 16 away matches
- Burnley have conceded in 8 of the last 10 away matches
- Burnley have scored in the last 5 matches in a row
- In 11 of the last 13 Tottenham matches versus Burnley the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Tottenham have won 6 of the last 7 home matches versus Burnley
Players to watch in Tottenham vs Burnley
Heung-Min Son is one of the Tottenham players, who is expected to score on a regular basis. His current season total is 7 goals. Burnley have their eyes fixed on Jack Cork, who is on a single goal so far this campaign. No doubt more will follow soon, when he hits his stride.
Match predictions: Tottenham vs Burnley
To sum up, the upcoming match between Tottenham and Burnley seems to be a good betting opportunity. Considering the above statements, we have come up with the main prediction for this game but also some alternative ones.