On Wednesday evening (UK time), Burnley head to Old Trafford to challenge Manchester United at 8:15pm. This is a Premier League fixture.
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Head To Head
Kicking this preview off, we start with their most recent match. Manchester United played Burnley last month, in what was a Premier League match. The winners on the day were Manchester United by a final score of 0-2.
In the last ten years of FTG records, these teams have met 10 times. Manchester United have emerged victorious in 6 of them. Burnley have not won. The other 4 matches ended in a draw.
For this particular head-to-head, there has been an average of 2.2 goals per game. Manchester United score an average of 1.7 and their opponents, Burnley score an average of 0.5 per match.
In terms of the records on the road, whoever has been the visiting side has won 0% of these head-to-head match-ups. The home side has prevailed in 60% of these matches.
In 5th place in Premier League with 34 points we have the home team.
There is a total of 61 matches played by them over the recent 12 months. They have 29 wins; 15 draws; and 17 losses. These recent results put Manchester United on a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 47%-24%-27%.
During this recent year, they average 1.52 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.1.
When at home, in this period, they have a win rate of 50% (16 wins) from the most recent 32 home fixtures. 28% (9) of these games at home have been a draw, with the remaining 21% (7) ending in a loss for the home team.
When on home turf over the last year, their average number of goals scored is 1.75 and they have conceded 1.03 on average.
Their recent performance, in league or cup football, shows that they have scored a total of 19 goals in their last ten matches and in this time they have a win rate of 50%. The total number of times both Manchester United and the opposition have scored is 3 out of the ten; the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 5 out of the last ten.
At the moment, Burnley have 24 points in Premier League. They are in 15th position.
In their recent form over the last year, they have played 48 matches. They have 17 wins; 8 draws; and 23 losses. This gives Burnley a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 35%-16%-47%.
In these matches, they have averaged 1.4 goals for, and 1.67 goals against.
A look at their away record in this time. They have a win rate of 24% (6 wins) from the most recent 25 away fixtures. 28% (7) of these away games have been a draw, with the remaining 48% (12) resulting in a loss as the away side.
Their away scoring record for this period shows that their average number of goals scored is 1.2. They have conceded 1.84 on average.
Their recent performance data shows that they have scored 8 goals in their last ten matches and in this time they have a win rate of 30%. The total number of times both Burnley and the other team have scored in these games is 3 out of the ten. The number of matches with three match goals or more is 5 games in these last ten outings.