Early weight of the money suggest Tottenham Hotspur edge versus Burnley

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Competition: England Premier League
Competition: Sun 15.May
Match begins: 11:00 (UTC)
Venue: Tottenham Hotspur Stadium (62000 seats)

Tottenham Hotspur are considered as favourites to win this home match versus Burnley, if the league positions are anything to judge by. Or could we be in for a surprise?

Insights:
  • Tottenham Hotspur have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Tottenham Hotspur have scored at least twice as many goals at home as Burnley have scored away.

Tottenham Hotspur have less rest than Burnley in this fixture, as the hosts were involved in a Premier League game only three days ago. Thankfully the previous game, versus Arsenal, was also a home game here at Spurs Stadium. The away team is better rested.

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Tottenham Hotspur form and stats

Tottenham Hotspur have performed here at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium this season with 12 wins from 18 Premier League matches. Some points have been lost, as they have drawn 1 game and lost 5. Two home wins in a row for Tottenham Hotspur bring valid hopes of a third.

A nice win for Tottenham Hotspur last time playing, versus Arsenal. That was also a home game and the match ended 3-0 with Kane (2) and Son scoring for the victors. The home team have an in-form goalscorer in Son, having found the net in three games in a row. The forward Kane won the honour of being "man of the match" for Spurs with a rating of 9.0/10. Kane scored two goals, hit one key pass and dribled past the opponent 1 of 1 times.

1-1 away at Liverpool before that.

Tottenham Hotspur are believed to win this game, given a winning chance of about 70% by the bookmakers. We have checked our records for their performance in similar circumstances and found 7 matches and the win/draw/lost stats: Won 7, drew 0 and lost 0.

Goals decide football matches and Spurs are scoring many of them at home; 37 on target from 18 league matches. Tottenham Hotspur's goalkeeper has had to pick the ball out of their own net 19 times. For more goal stats, check the Statistics tab above. There's been improvement defensively lately, as only 2 of these goals has been conceded in their last three home matches.

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Burnley form and stats

Burnley have only collected 13 points from their away games in the Premier League, after 2-7-8 (17 played).

Burnley failed to get anything from their last game, a home match vs Aston Villa (placed 12th) that ended with defeat 1-3. McNeil got a match rating of 7.9 in that game, top player of the team. McNeil hit three key passes and dribled past the opponent 7 of 8 times.

Prior to that result Burnley won their away game at Watford. The scoreline was 2-1.

You'll want to know how Burnley managed when outsiders such as today. Our database found 6 similar matches resulting in 2 away wins, 1 draw and 3 home wins.

There might be some complaints about the fixture list from the Burnley manager Jackson as the team has another away game coming up in only four days, this time against Aston Villa.

The attacking power of Burnley when travelling is not overwhelming with 15 goals scored from 17 league matches away. Burnley struggle to build an impenetrable defensive wall in away matches with a total of 26 goals conceded from these games.

Head 2 Head

This was the scoreline when the squads played each other earlier this campaign; Burnley - Spurs 1-0. H2H stats regardless of arena (last ten matches): Tottenham Hotspur six wins, two draws and Burnley two victories. As for goals, four matches ended with three or more goals (over 2,5), six games had two or less. One of the profiles has been Kane with 7 goals scored against Burnley in these 10 encounters.

Top Goalscorers

Tottenham HotspurH. Son
H. Son
21 goals
Tottenham HotspurH. Kane
H. Kane
15 goals
BurnleyG. Cornet
G. Cornet
8 goals

Tottenham Hotspur missing players

Burnley missing players

Tottenham Hotspur Burnley
Total Home vs low Statistics Stat vs top Away Total
36 18 6 Played P 5 17 35
20 12 5 Won W 0 2 7
5 1 0 Drew D 2 7 13
11 5 1 Lost L 3 8 15
63 37 18 Scored S 2 15 32
40 19 5 Conceded C 8 26 49
94% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 80% 88% 86%
75% 83% 83% Over 1.5 O 1.5 80% 82% 71%
58% 72% 83% Over 2.5 O 2.5 20% 41% 37%
36% 33% 50% Over 3.5 O 3.5 20% 29% 29%
19% 17% 50% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 6%
39% 39% 50% BTTS BTTS 40% 53% 46%
39% 39% 50% Clean Sheets C S 20% 18% 26%
28% 22% 0% Failed to Score F T 60% 41% 43%
 
5.1 5.3 4.8 Corners for (avg) C F 3.4 4.3 4.8
5.2 4.7 4.7 Corners against (avg) C A 9.4 7.3 6.9
1.8 1.7 1.8 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 1.2 1.8 1.8
1 0 0 Red cards R C 0 1 1
 
12.7 13.5 15 Shots (avg) S ( 8.4 9.8 11.1
5 5.1 6.2 Shots on Target (avg) S O 2.2 3.1 3.5
35% 41% 49% Goal Efficiency G E 18% 28% 26%
 
13.1 11.3 12.2 Shots against (avg) S A 20.6 17.7 15.7
3.7 3.5 3 Shots on Target against (avg) S O 6.2 4.7 4.5
Key stats in Premier League this season:
  • Burnley have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.
  • Tottenham Hotspur have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Tottenham Hotspur have scored at least twice as many goals at home as Burnley have scored away.
  • Tottenham Hotspur haven’t played a single 0-0 game at home.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Manchester City 36 28 5 3 94 22 18 14 2 2 55 13 18 14 3 1 39 9 72 89
2 Liverpool 36 26 8 2 89 24 18 14 4 0 46 8 18 12 4 2 43 16 65 86
3 Chelsea 36 20 10 6 73 31 17 8 6 3 34 20 19 12 4 3 39 11 42 70
4 Arsenal 36 21 3 12 56 45 18 12 2 4 30 16 18 9 1 8 26 29 11 66
5 Tottenham Hotspur 36 20 5 11 63 40 18 12 1 5 37 19 18 8 4 6 26 21 23 65
6 Manchester United 37 16 10 11 57 56 19 10 5 4 32 22 18 6 5 7 25 34 1 58
7 West Ham United 36 16 7 13 57 46 18 9 4 5 31 24 18 7 3 8 26 22 11 55
8 Wolverhampton Wanderers 36 15 5 16 36 39 18 7 2 9 19 24 18 8 3 7 17 15 -3 50
9 Brighton & Hove Albion 36 11 14 11 38 42 18 4 7 7 16 22 18 7 7 4 22 20 -4 47
10 Leicester City 35 12 9 14 52 56 18 9 4 5 30 22 17 3 5 9 22 34 -4 45
11 Crystal Palace 35 10 14 11 46 42 18 6 8 4 26 17 17 4 6 7 20 25 4 44
12 Aston Villa 35 13 4 18 48 49 17 6 3 8 27 27 18 7 1 10 21 22 -1 43
13 Brentford 36 12 7 17 44 52 18 7 3 8 21 19 18 5 4 9 23 33 -8 43
14 Newcastle United 36 11 10 15 40 61 18 7 6 5 24 27 18 4 4 10 16 34 -21 43
15 Southampton 36 9 13 14 41 61 18 6 7 5 22 22 18 3 6 9 19 39 -20 40
16 Everton 35 10 6 19 37 56 17 8 2 7 22 20 18 2 4 12 15 36 -19 36
17 Burnley 35 7 13 15 32 49 18 5 6 7 17 23 17 2 7 8 15 26 -17 34
18 Leeds United 36 8 10 18 39 77 18 4 5 9 18 37 18 4 5 9 21 40 -38 34
19 Watford 36 6 5 25 32 70 18 2 2 14 16 41 18 4 3 11 16 29 -38 23
20 Norwich City 36 5 6 25 22 78 18 3 3 12 12 38 18 2 3 13 10 40 -56 21

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