Burnley 13/8 to beat Leicester in Saturdays Premier League clash
Competition: Premier League
Market: Burnley to beat Leicester
Odds: 13/8 @ Bet365
With the Premier League table reaching the business end of the season, English football’s top-tier remains incredibly tight at both ends of the table with just a single point seeing a team jump several places. On that note, European football hopefuls Burnley will welcome Leicester to Turf Moor.
For the hosts on Saturday afternoon, it has been a stellar year for Burnley and the Clarets are marching towards a record-breaking season that could secure Europa League football next year. After 32 Premier League games this season, Burnley have won 13, drawn 10 and lost nine, scoring 31 and conceding 28, no team outside the top four boasts a better defensive record than Burnley. With a points tally of 49, the Clarets now sit seventh in the Premier League table and are just five points adrift of Arsenal. Firm favorites to secure Europa League football next season, Burnley are also five points above of Leicester. As for their recent form, Burnley have once again found their form and are now unbeaten in their last five and have won their last four on the bounce.
As for Leicester, after appointing former Southampton boss Claude Puel earlier in the season, the Foxes have improved in their form and still have hopes of leapfrogging Burnley. After 32 games this season, Lecister have won 11, drawn 10 and lost 11, scoring 48 and conceding 45 in return. With a points tally of 43, Leicester now sit eighth in the league and are five points above dropping into the bottom half of the table. As for their recent form, the Blues are coming off the back of a 2-1 home defeat to Newcastle and now have two wins in their last six appearances.
Bet: Burnley 13/8 to beat Leicester in Saturdays Premier League clash 13/8 @ Bet365>>