Burnley - Watford. Who is the favorite of the match?
In this game, bookmakers give preference to the home team. Burnley after 15 game days is located in seventh place in the Premier League standings, gaining 25 points. Only four points separate him from the zone of the Champions League. In the last round, he lost at the exit to Leicester with a minimum score of 0: 1.
This was only his second defeat for the last six fights in the championship of England, while in the remaining four meetings of the segment Burnley won. By the way, the score 1: 0 was recorded already in the seventh match with Burnley this season - no one plays with such an account as often as he does. In his field, Burnley lost only one of the last six matches, three times defeating and twice drawing a draw. True, it was a defeat in his previous meeting in the native walls of Arsenal with the same score 0: 1.
Watford is Burnley's neighbor in the standings. Now he takes eighth place, gaining 22 points. Last Saturday, he played a 1: 1 draw in his field with Tottenham. For the fifth time in the last seven rounds, he failed to win. During this time, Watford scored only seven points - for comparison, for the first eight rounds he scored 15 points or more than twice as many.
But on a visit Watford this season won four of seven matches, gaining four points more than at home. And in each of the last eight matches in a foreign field in the Premier League, he scored at least two goals - only 18 goals or an average of 2.25 goals per game.
Burnley - Watford. How did they play with each other?
Last season, these teams exchanged home victories. In particular, Burnley won his match with a score of 2: 0. And before that, four consecutive duel games ended in a draw. Separately, it should be said that of the last 13 matches between Burnley and Watford, only one ended in victory for the team that played away, with six home team wins and six draws. Also it should be noted that in 17 of the last 23 matches between Burnley and Watford in all the tournaments, at least three goals were scored.