Liverpool vs Burnley prediction: Liverpool had a jubilant opening match for this year’s tournament. They defeated rookie Norwich right at the opponent’s home ground. Meanwhile, Burnley had to taste defeat. Therefore, back at home in the second round, Liverpool has more than enough confidence in defeating Burnley.
- Match date: 11:30 am on 2021/08/21
- Event: Premier League
- Stage: Matchday 2nd
- Location: Anfield
LIVERPOOL VS BURNLEY PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Liverpool is receiving more appreciation when playing at home. This will be a difficult trip for coach Sean Dyche’s team.
Liverpool’s form in the last 5 matches: W W D W W
Liverpool had a fairly easy opening match when playing at home to Norwich. No need to control the ball too much (50%) but Liverpool also had 19 shots. In which, there have been 3 times when the away team converted this opportunity into a goal. Not only that, but Liverpool also has a solid defense when not conceding a single goal. Therefore, after 90 minutes of play, they got an easy 3-0 victory.
This victory is helping Liverpool to extend the unbeaten streak to 5. The last defeat they have to receive is a 3-4 defeat against Hertha Berlin in a friendly match. Looking at the Premier League last season, Liverpool played quite well at home when they got 33 points after 19 matches.
Burnley’s form in the last 5 matches: W W W L L
Also last season, Burnley was one of the teams that did not receive high praise when playing away. Counting in 19 matches away from home, the number of wins they have is 6. Notably, Burnley only got 3 more draws and received 10 defeats. Therefore, with the other away matches, the total score that this team has is only 21. On average, in each away game Burnley gets 1.11 points.
Burnley’s recent performance is showing signs of decline. In the last 5 matches, Burnley got 3 wins. However, after defeating Tranmere, they received 3 consecutive defeats. In the opening match, Burnley also lost to Brighton with a score of 1-2 at home.
Select: Liverpool FT.
Calculating the history of confrontation, Liverpool and Burnley have had 79 meetings since 1913 now. Liverpool has won 36 times. Meanwhile, Burnley has 13 wins less than the opponent. Besides, the two teams are also undefeated in 20 matches.
In the last 5 meetings, Burnley is still weaker than the opponent. Specifically, they only got 1 win and 1 draw. In contrast, Liverpool had 3 remaining victories.
Select: Liverpool FT.
In the last 5 matches, Liverpool has achieved quite impressive results. Their attack has had 10 goals, equivalent to 2 goals per game. Meanwhile, the defense has also fulfilled their task. They only conceded 2 goals and did not let the goal vibrate in 3 matches.
In contrast, Burnley’s defense needs to get a quick improvement to get better results in the upcoming match. With the last 5 appearances, Burnley has received 5 goals. Accordingly, their conceding performance is 1 goal/match. On the contrary, the attack also played effectively when scoring 6 goals.
With Over/Under 3, Liverpool’s last 5 matches have 3 times of Under, corresponding to 60%. Burnley’s side also got 3 times with similar results.
Select: Under 3 FT.
Liverpool vs Burnley Prediction: Liverpool 2-0 Burnley FT (1-0 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 2nd match of Premier League between Liverpool vs Burnley on 2021/08/21 of the CMD368 bookie.