Chelsea vs Burnley – (31/01/2021)
Chelsea will host a high pressing Burnley team on Sunday at Stamford Bridge in the English Premier League Matchday 21 fixture.
Both teams head for their second meeting this season as the reverse fixture was played back in October at Turf Moor. Chelsea dealt a huge blow to Burnley in that match with a 3:0 win. The win has extended Chelsea’s unbeaten run over Burnley to 6 consecutive matches and also scoring a minimum of 2 goals in each of those matches.
Looking at their H2H in the last 7 meetings, Chelsea has won 5, Burnley won 1, and they have settled for 1 draw.
Their previous meetings have recorded a handful of goals from either side courtesy of their flare for offensive display. Over 2.5 goals were seen in all their last 7 games and both teams to score came through in 4 matches.
Chelsea sits 8th place with 30 points after 20 League games. They have scored 33 goals and conceded 23.
Chelsea was held in their most recent game at home in the league by Wolverhampton in a barren 0:0 draw. They knocked out Luton Town in their previous game at home in the FA Cup by 3:1.
Chelsea has improved in their performances compared with the mediocre display they pulled weeks back. They have won 3 of their last 5 games, lost 1 and drawn 1. Under 2.5 goals were recorded in 3 of those 5 games and both teams to score were witnessed in 1 match.
Chelsea home matches look much impressive with a high level of determination and coordination. They have won 3 of their last 7 games, lost 3 and drawn 1. Both teams to score were witnessed in 4 of their last 7 games and Over 2.5 goals were present in 4 matches. They have kept 3 clean sheets in their last 7 games.
Burnley occupies the 15th position with 22 points garnered from 19 matches. They have scored 13 and have allowed 24 goals past them.
Burnley won their most recent game at home over Aston Villa by 3:2 in the league. They humbled Fulham on the road in their previous game by a 3:0 win to progress in the FA Cup.
Burnley has gotten their mojo back with a fantastic progress rate and commendable attacking style of play. They have won 4 of their last 6 games and lost 2. Under 2.5 goals were present in 4 of their last 6 games and both teams to score surfaced in 2 matches.
Burnley has had mixed performances in their away games although these games have been quiet due to low goal-scoring outcomes. They have won 3 of their last 7 games, lost 3 and drawn 1. Under 2.5 goals were recorded in 5 of these 7 matches and both teams to score did not surface.
Tip: 5 Most Important Facts About the Match
1. Burnley have kept 4 clean sheets in their last 7 away games.
2. Chelsea have lost 1 of their last 9 home games.
3. Burnley have won all their last 3 consecutive games.
4. Chelsea have kept 3 clean sheets in their last 5 games.
5. Both teams have recorded Over 2.5 goals in all their last 7 consecutive games.
Conclusion Tip: Chelsea vs Burnley
Chelsea has been unplayable at home considering their tenacity to hold their head high while Burnley’s recent phenomenal resurgence could drive them positively in the fixture. Chelsea double chance and Over 2.5 goals should be attainable. ACCA of Chelsea double chance and Over 2.5 goals should come through.
Results of Previous Clashes
- 1st-Chelsea vs Burnley 3:0
- 2nd-Chelsea vs Burnley 3:0
- 3rd-Chelsea vs Burnley 4:2
- 4th-Chelsea vs Burnley 2:2
- 5th-Chelsea vs Burnley 4:0