Burnley vs Reading – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 26, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 26, 2022

Reading visit Turf Moor this coming Saturday for a Championship fixture with home side Burnley. Burnley have taken the lead in the Championship after collecting 32 points from their initial 17 encounters. Reading trail by seven points after 16 rounds, leaving them 8th in the table on 25 points.

Burnley vs Reading Stats

  • Burnley have not lost the last 14 matches in a row
  • Burnley have scored in 25 of the last 27 matches
  • Burnley have scored in the last 13 home matches in a row
  • In 7 of the last 9 matches Burnley played, both teams scored
  • Burnley have not lost the last 8 home matches in a row
  • Reading have conceded in 8 of the last 10 matches
  • Reading have lost 5 of the last 7 away matches
  • Reading have scored in 6 of the last 7 matches
  • Reading have not won 4 of the last 5 matches
  • Reading have lost 3 of the last 4 matches

Burnley vs Reading Lineups

Burnley vs Reading Preview

Vincent Kompany’s Burnley conquered seven points from their last three matches and started off drawing 1-1 with Birmingham. Next up was a 2-4 win against Sunderland, before Norwich were defeated in 1-0 win. Burnley won four of their past six matches on home soil in the Championship, where they also drew twice and went undefeated. They scored 13 goals and conceded five times. Burnley played four draws at Turf Moor so far this season in the Championship this season. No team drew as many matches on home soil.

Reading suffered a couple of disappointments in their last three matches as they were run over by West Bromwich in a 0-2 defeat. Swansea also proved too hard to handle as they won 3-2, before Reading were able to strike back in a 2-0 win against Bristol City. In their last six away matches in the Championship, Reading won twice, while also recording zero draws. They endured four defeats in this run, with a scoreline from these matches saying 13 goals conceded and five scored. Reading have proved themselves to be generous visitors in the Championship this season, conceding an astonishing 14 goals so far. This leaves them with the worst defensive record of all teams from their away matches.

Burnley vs Reading H2H

The most recent outing between Burnley and Reading ended up a 0-0 draw. The best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.80. Reading look back on four wins in their previous matches against their next opponent in the shape of Burnley. The home side has a 40% win rate in these encounters for a total record of 4-2-4. No doubt worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Turf Moor witnessed Burnley winning five times in their last 10 matches here, whilst drawing four and losing one as well. Reading claimed three wins, zero draws and seven defeats in their last 10 games away. Burnley won five times in their last 10 Championship matches. Visitors Reading claimed four wins in their previous 10 league matches.

Both Teams to Score

It finished all square on when Burnley last faced Reading. With both denying to back down, the scoreboard said 0-0 in the end. The best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.80. At least one team managed to keep a clean sheet six times in the last ten matches between Reading and Burnley. Odds on both teams not to score are best priced at 2.00 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals came up five times in the previous ten encounters between Burnley and Reading, as Burnley scored one goal on average per game and Reading averaged 1.2 goals. Both teams scored four times in these matches. Over 2.5 goals came out three times in the ten matches across the tournaments for Burnley, who scored an average of 1.7 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the visitor’s last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.2 times in those 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.