Reasons for Burnley vs Leeds United tip
Burnley continues with excellent performances against big clubs, and the latest one came against Liverpool. The Clarets snapped one point from the Reds at Anfield Road. On the other hand, Leeds United is keen on producing some excellent results this season. After a while, the Peacocks have a very good squad capable of reaching the Premier League.
They too, play extremely well in the recent times. It is going to be one absorbing match between Premier League and Championship members.
Since the start of the season, Burnley experienced only one failure, and that was against West Brom Albion at home, 0-1. All other games we incredibly good for them. Have in mind that the Claret haven’t lost from either Chelsea, Tottenham, and Liverpool and that needs to be respected. Since the game at the season opener against Chelsea 3-2, at Stamford, Bridge all other events ended with 2 or fewer goals. To be exact 5 games finished under 2.5 goals, and 3 without both teams scoring. The biggest strength are the fantastic counter-attacks which are among the best in the whole league.
Leeds United Preview
Coach Thomas Sorensen brought many new things among the Peacocks. Currently, the club from Elland Road is at the top of the Championship with 5 victories, 2 draws, and only one defeat. They have the best attack in the whole competition, and so far they scored 19 goals when counting the League Cup. The only loss they experienced happened against Millwall in the last round, and it was minimal 0-1. It is interesting however that the majority of games Leeds plays ends without both teams scoring. 7 of the latest 8 games played haven’t seen both teams to score. When they play away from home under 2.5 goals is the outcome in the majority of the matches, 3 of 4.
Burnley vs Leeds Head to Head
The last meeting they had was that in 2016 in the Championship. Burnley was better at Turf Moor 1-0. However, the game at Elland Road was without winners 1-1.
These two clubs played 55 times in history, and Leeds United have a positive experience with the Clarets. Peacocks recorded 26 victories and 18 losses, with a goal difference 84:75.
Burnley vs Leeds United Prediction and Betting Tip
It will be interesting to see whether is Sean Dyche going to attack Leeds United at home. Nevertheless, something tells us that this game will end up under 2.5 goals. Despite having a tremendous offensive line, Leeds United is still from our point of view, the underdog in this match and it is why we are going to back the hosts.
Burnley is playing fantastic, they know how to play on the result, and they are not afraid of any opponent. Betting on them, in this case, would be a smart thing to do.