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Liverpool v Burnley – Stats and Preview 21-8-21 Can Dyche silence The Kop?

Match: Liverpool v Burnley

Competition: Premier League

Date: 21/8/21

Kick-off time: 12.30pm

Channel: BT Sport

Recent form

  • Last 5

  • Last 5

Head to head record

Last 5 matches – Premier League only

19/05/21 Burnley 0 – 3 Liverpool

21/01/21 Liverpool 0 – 1 Burnley

11/07/20 Liverpool 1 – 1 Burnley

31/08/19 Burnley 0 – 3 Liverpool

10/03/19 Liverpool 4 – 2 Burnley

Goal stats

  • Total match goals
Over 0.5 goals 100%
Over 1.5 goals 100%
Over 2.5 goals 100%
Over 3.5 goals 0%
BTTS - Yes 75%

Liverpool team goals

Over 0.5 goals 100%
Over 1.5 goals 100%
Over 2.5 goals 100%

Burnley team goals

Over 0.5 goals 100%
Over 1.5 goals 100%
Over 2.5 goals 100%

Corner betting stats

Liverpool corner stats

Average corners for: 6.65

Average corners against: 2.83

Over/ under corner % charts

Over 9.5 corners 100%
Over 10.5 corners 100%
Over 11.5 corners 100%

Burnley corner stats

Average corners for: 3.86

Average corners against: 6.66

Over/ under corner % charts

Over 9.5 corners 100%
Over 10.5 corners 100%
Over 11.5 corners 100%

Card betting stats

Liverpool Card stats

Averages

Yellow for: 1.00

Yellows against: 1.00

Top cards:

J Milner – 1

Burnley Card stats

Averages

Yellow for: 2.00

Yellows against: 1.00

Top cards:

J Gudmundsson – 1
J Tarkowski – 1

Injuries

Liverpool injuries & suspensions

Out: A Robertson

Doubtful: Thiago, J Henderson and C Jones

Suspended: None

Burnley injuries & suspensions

Out: D Stephens and K Long

Doubtful: None

Suspended: None

Liverpool v Burnley Match Predictions & Trends

Reds keen to maintain 100% start

The early kick-off this Saturday sees Sean Dyche’s Burnley travel to Anfield to face Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool. The sides had contrasting starts to the campaign last weekend as The Reds eased past newly-promoted Norwich City at Carrow Road with an emphatic 0-3 victory. The Clarets on the other hand struggled at home, losing 1-2 to Brighton and Hove Albion at Turf Moor.

This theme would continue as both teams played behind-closed-doors friendlies against Premier League opposition, Liverpool winning comfortably by two clear goals whilst Burnley crashed to another defeat, losing 3-1 at Old Trafford to Manchester United.

The majority of Liverpool’s wins were obtained with a margin of 2 goals or more (13 wins), while 7 of their wins had a 1-goal margin. In comparison, Burnley’s wins mostly came with a 1-goal margin (7 wins), while 3 of their wins had a margin of 2 goals or more. The Clarets’ defeats had a 1-goal margin (9 defeats), while 10 of their defeats had a margin of 2 goals or more whilst Liverpool’s losses had a 1-goal margin (5 defeats), while 4 of their defeats had a margin of 2 goals or more.

 

Match Prediction

Match result: Liverpool win

Correct score: Liverpool 3 v 0 Burnley

Corner prediction: 7-9 match corners

Card prediction: 3-4 cards

Key trends

Liverpool have been in the lead for an average duration of 64.0 minutes per match

Both teams have led at halftime in each game this season so far

Burnley have been in the lead for an average duration of 71.0 minutes per match

Referee data

Ref: Mike Dean