Burnley vs Blackburn – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: November 10, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: November 10, 2022

Burnley enjoy home advantage when visitors Blackburn swing by on Sunday for a Championship clash. Sitting top of the table, Burnley have claimed 38 points after 20 rounds, while Blackburn have amassed 36 points and presently rank 2nd in the Championship.

Burnley vs Blackburn Stats

  • Burnley have scored in the last 18 matches in a row
  • Burnley have scored in the last 16 home matches in a row
  • Burnley have not lost 21 of the last 23 matches
  • Burnley have not lost the last 11 home matches in a row
  • Burnley have won 6 of the last 7 home matches
  • Blackburn have won 5 of the last 6 matches
  • Blackburn have conceded in 8 of the last 10 away matches
  • Blackburn have not lost 5 of the last 6 matches
  • Blackburn have scored in 5 of the last 6 matches

Burnley vs Blackburn Lineups

Burnley vs Blackburn Preview

Vincent Kompany’s Burnley beat Rotherham by 3-2, lost 5-2 against Sheffield United, before defeating Crawley 3-1. In their last six Championship home matches, Burnley racked up five strong wins, while they’ve drawn once. They lost none while scoring 13 and conceding five goals. Burnley claimed six wins at Turf Moor, scoring 20 times whilst conceding ten along the way. This ranks them as one of the 2 best home sides this season in the Championship.

Rivals Blackburn have been all over in their last three matches across all tournaments. Against Coventry, they came out empty-handed in a 1-0 defeat, whereafter they avenged themselves in a 1-0 win against Huddersfield. Their latest match saw them sharing the spoils in a 2-2 draw against West Ham. Blackburn, meanwhile, won twice, while they’ve drawn zero and lost four in their last six away in the Championship. Blackburn proved themselves generous visitors in the Championship this season, as they conceded an astonishing 12 goals so far. This leaves them with the worst defensive record of all teams from their away matches.

Burnley vs Blackburn H2H

Burnley had a good reading on Blackburn in their last two meetings, which they won by 1-0 and 1-0, respectively. Burnley enter the match against Blackburn with a 3-3-2 record in their previous eight encounters. A win rate of 38%, which is perhaps worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Current Championship Standings

Full Time Betting

Of their 10 most recent games at Turf Moor across all tournaments, Burnley won seven times, drew three and lost zero. Blackburn won five of their recent 10 games on their travels, as well as drawing zero and losing five. Of their previous 10 matches at Turf Moor, five had over 2.5 goals for Burnley. In four of the previous 10 league games away for Blackburn the match had over 2.5 goals.

Both Teams to Score

Burnley hope to extend their grip on Blackburn, whom they outclassed in their last two meetings, winning 1-0 and 1-0, respectively. Both teams found the back of the net four times in the past eight matches between home side Burnley and Blackburn. Best-priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.83.

Over/Under Tips

Under 2.5 goals happened two times in the last eight encounters between these two rivals. Burnley managed an average of 0.9 goals, with Blackburn averaging 1.4 goals in these. Both teams not to score was a winning bet four times in this run of matches. Burnley scored an average of 2.2 goals in their last ten matches in which over 2.5 goals happened six times. Over 2.5 goals came up in four of the last ten matches Blackburn played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 2.3 goals in these matches.


About Josh Stewart

Josh lives in Edinburgh, Scotland, and works as a website editor. He has previously worked for several prominent online sites and, as a former professional golfer, specialises in sports and iGaming. Josh has almost a decade of experience as a freelancer and has received excellent reviews from current and previous clients.