Burnley vs Rotherham – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 31, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 31, 2022

Burnley enjoy home advantage when visitors Rotherham swing by on Wednesday for a clash in the Championship. The former will be looking to make that home advantage count. Burnley approach the next Championship round as number 1 in the table, having claimed 35 points this season so far. With 18 games behind them, Rotherham amassed 22 points, placing them as number 13 before their next fixture.

Burnley vs Rotherham Stats

  • Burnley have not lost the last 15 matches in a row
  • Burnley have scored in the last 15 matches in a row
  • Burnley have scored in the last 14 home matches in a row
  • Burnley have not lost the last 9 home matches in a row
  • Burnley have won 4 of the last 5 matches
  • Rotherham have not lost 14 of the last 16 away matches
  • Rotherham have not won 6 of the last 7 away matches
  • Rotherham have not won 6 of the last 8 matches
  • Rotherham have conceded in 6 of the last 7 matches
  • In 3 of the last 4 matches Rotherham played, both teams scored

Burnley vs Rotherham Lineups

Burnley vs Rotherham Preview

In their last three outings, Burnley won 2-4 against Sunderland, beat Norwich by 1-0 and hammered Reading 2-1. Burnley won five of their last six Championship matches at Turf Moor, scoring 12 and conceding three along the way. They also drew once as they remained without defeat. Burnley claimed five wins at Turf Moor, scoring 17 times whilst conceding eight along the way. This ranks them as one of the 3 best home sides this season in the Championship.

In their past three games, Rotherham lost 2-4 against Hull, drew 2-2 with Coventry, and lost 1-0 against Cardiff. In their last six Championship away matches, Rotherham failed to win more than once. Instead, they’ve drawn two and lost three, scoring three while also conceding nine times. Rotherham have been terrible at getting on the scoresheet away from home in the Championship. Hitting the target only four times, they have the worst offensive record so far, whilst also allowing ten goals against.

Burnley vs Rotherham H2H

Burnley no doubt look forward to their next match, as they ran out 2-1 and 2-0 winners when last playing Rotherham. Rotherham look back on two 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 4-4-2. 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

Burnley sailed through their 10 most recent outings at home with six wins, while they drew four. Rotherham won three of their previous 10 outings away from home across all tournaments, whilst they drew four and lost three. Rotherham managed the first goal of the game in only four of those 10 previous games played away from home. Meanwhile, Burnley were first on target in six of their last 10 outings on home soil.

Both Teams to Score

Burnley had a good reading on Rotherham in their last two meetings, which they won by 2-1 and 2-0, respectively. Both teams found the back of the net five times in the past ten matches between home side Burnley and Rotherham. Best-priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.90.

Over/Under Tips

In the last ten encounters between Burnley and Rotherham over 2.5 goals came out five times, as Burnley averaged 1.3 goals a game. Rotherham scored an average of 1.3 goals in these, while both teams scored five times. Over 2.5 goals happened in four of Burnley’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They scored an average of 1.8 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals came up in five of the last ten matches Rotherham played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.1 goals in these matches.

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