Burnley vs Middlesbrough FC Match Analysis & Prediction
17/12/2022 6:00 pm
Burnley will look to strengthen their stand at the top of the EFL Championship table this weekend when they host Middlesbrough at Turf Moor in the 23rd round of the competition. Match day schedules for December 17 at 18:00 EAT.
Burnley enters this match looking for another win following 0-3 Championship success versus Queens Park Rangers. In that game, Burnley had 57% possession, nine shots with seven of them on targetand goals scored by scored by Jóhann Berg Guðmundsson (19′), Ian Maatsen (45′) and Nathan Tella (71′). Queens Park Rangers got nine shots with three of them on target. Coming into this game, Kompany’s men lost only one of their last six matches.
Middlesbrough on the other will seek to make it four back to back wins after 2-1 Championship triumph over Luton Town most recent fixture. In that game, Middlesbrough had 66% possession, 17 shots with three of them on target and goals scored by Chuba Akpom (38′) and Matt Crooks (91′). Luton Town got three shots with one of them on target and a goal by Jordan Clark (33′). Coming into this game, the Boro won four of their last six matches.
Burnley vs. Middlesbrough FC Head to head
Middlesbrough has a slight upper hand in the head to head history of this match having won eight times from the 16 encounters since 1994; Burnley claims four victories while the four other matches ended in draws.
Burnley Team News
Darko Churlinov, Jay Rodríguez, Scott Twine and Ashley Westwood will be unavailable for Vincent Kompany’s selection for this match due to injuries.
Burnley's Last 5 Matches
Middlesbrough FC Team News
As for the visitors, Manager Michael Carrick will take to the pitch with a fully fit squad.
Middlesbrough FC's Last 5 Matches
05/11/2022Middlesbrough1Bristol City1EFL Championship
Burnley vs. Middlesbrough FC: Odds and Predictions
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