Premier League – Burnley to face Leeds United on Match-day 3

Burnley vs. Leeds United

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Sunday Premier League action from Turf Moor, as Burnley take on Leeds.

It’s a clash of seventeenth vs fifteenth, as Burnley host Leeds at Turf Moor.

Burnley is ready for their road match on Sunday

Is this to be the game where Burnley to put a halt to their recent record of poor results? They go into this fixture on the back of two recent defeats to Liverpool and Brighton & Hove Albion.

lost two fixtures.

Playing at home, Burnley have lost one game.

Victory for Burnley would take their points tally to 3 so far this season.

Sean Dyche could be missing up to two of their players through injury or illness for the game on Sunday.

Leeds United’s Premier League season, has so far seen them gain one point, going into this game

Leeds have dropped five points in their last two encounters, drawing 2-2 at Everton and losing 5-1 to Manchester United.

Leeds seem unable to get over the line on a consistent basis, with one draws in one game. With one point, they currently sit fifteenth in the League drawn one game and lost one game.

Playing away from home, Leeds have lost one game.

Leeds United will have secured 4 points so far this season, should they secure a win.

Good Attacking Performance

This has been a good season so far for Leeds, in terms of goals scored (3). This has been largely down to the key attacking players: Luke Ayling (1), Raphinha (1), and Mateusz Klich (1). Leeds have shown a very poor defensive solidity, having conceded seven goals in their previous matches.

Leeds are likely to be missing one of their key players when they start Sunday’s game, due to injury and illness.

Burnley v Leeds United – Head-to-Heads.

The recent form between these two sides has seen Leeds with a greater number of wins. In the last 19 meetings, they have enjoyed 11 victories, to Burnley’s six wins. Further, Leeds have been hugely successful away to Burnley of late, winning 10 games times in the last eight. The last time both teams met in this competition The Clarets delivered a 0-4 away win. The likelihood of both sides scoring again in Turf Moor is rated at 64.94%.

Leeds to win has a 43.67 percent probability.

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