Burnley vs Coventry – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: January 9, 2023
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: January 9, 2023

We are zooming in on Burnley and Coventry, as the duo face each other at Turf Moor this coming Saturday in what surely will be an exciting Championship clash. Looking at the current standings in the Championship, the two teams are separated by 21 points.

Burnley vs Coventry Stats

  • Burnley have scored in the last 20 home matches in a row
  • Burnley have not lost the last 15 home matches in a row
  • Burnley have scored in 31 of the last 33 matches
  • Burnley have not lost 24 of the last 26 matches
  • Burnley have won the last 5 home matches in a row while scoring more than 2.5 goals
  • In 8 of the last 10 Coventry matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • Coventry have scored in 13 of the last 15 matches
  • In 9 of the last 11 Coventry matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 5 of the last 7 Coventry away matches the sum of goals was under 1.5
  • In 6 of the last 7 Coventry away matches the sum of goals was under 2.5

Burnley vs Coventry Lineups

Burnley vs Coventry Preview

Vincent Kompany’s Burnley swept all aside in their last three matches and started off by winning 0-1 against Stoke. They went on to defeat Swansea 1-2 and made it three on the spin against Bournemouth in a 2-4 victory. Burnley have been nothing short of fabulous at their home ground in the six most recent Championship matches here. They quite simply claimed a maximum 18 points, scoring 15 while conceding four goals. Naturally, this is the best points total in the Championship across the last six games.

14th-placed Coventry were only able to claim two points from their last two league matches. They first drew 0-0 against Cardiff, followed by another draw. This time it ended 1-1 against Bristol City, before going down in a 3-4 defeat to Wrexham in the third round of the FA Cup. Coventry won three of a possible six away matches in the Championship, as well as playing one draw and suffering two defeats. They scored five while also conceding four times.

Burnley vs Coventry H2H

Burnley ended up winning 0-1 in the most recent meeting between these two rivals. Rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind at Turf Moor. Burnley seem to have a great read on Coventry, winning five times of the previous ten matches in the Championship. The bookies’ best betting odds on a home win are at 1.70.

Current Championship Standings

Full Time Betting

Burnley won nine of their last 10 matches on home soil, drew one and lost none. Coventry won three games, drew three and lost four in their last 10 away games across all tournaments. Burnley saw a decent seven of their last 10 matches at Turf Moor going over 2.5 goals. Of these 10, three also had over 3.5 goals. In four of the last 10 away games for Coventry, the match had more than 2.5 goals. Over 3.5 goals came out three times.

Both Teams to Score

The last time these two teams squared up, Burnley ran out 0-1 winners which they surely won’t mind doing again at Turf Moor. As both teams found their way to the goal seven times in their previous ten matches, betting on BTTS naturally would have been profitable. Odds on both teams finding the back of the net are best priced at 1.83 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

Both teams to score was a winning bet seven times in the last ten encounters between Burnley and Coventry. There were over two goals five times, as Burnley managed an average of 1.5 goals, while Coventry scored one goal on average. Over 2.5 goals came out eight times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Burnley, who scored an average of 2.4 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals came up in three of Coventry’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.4 goals in these matches.

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