Opta Stats: Burnley v Liverpool

Will Jurgen Klopp still be smiling after Liverpool's match with Burnley?
Will Jurgen Klopp still be smiling after Liverpool's match with Burnley?

Can Liverpool continue their unbeaten run when they meet tough opposition in Burnley? Opta has the answers.

"Liverpool have won only one of their last seven away league games played on January 1st (D3 L3), beating Ipswich 2-1 in 1994."

The draw is 4.57/2.

Burnley won this exact fixture 2-0 last season - they haven't beaten Liverpool at home in consecutive league games since March 1967. The Clarets are 7.87/1 to claim victory.

Liverpool suffered that defeat in August 2016 despite having 80.4% possession - the highest for a losing side in a Premier League game since 2003-04. Burnley are 6.05/1 in the Draw No Bet market.

Burnley are unbeaten in their last four league games played on New Year's Day (W3 D1), with these games producing a total of 19 goals (F12 A7). They are 2.8415/8 Double Chance.

Liverpool have won only one of their last seven away league games played on January 1st (D3 L3), beating Ipswich 2-1 in 1994. The draw is 4.57/2.

The Clarets conceded three goals in their last home Premier League match against Spurs - as many as they'd conceded in their previous nine at Turf Moor this season. Over 2.5 goals is 1.865/6.

Meanwhile, Liverpool have hit 27 goals away from home in the Premier League this season - their highest tally after 10 away games in a single league campaign. Over 3.5 goals is 3.052/1.

Liverpool have gone 15 games in all competitions without defeat (W10 D5) - their joint-longest unbeaten run under Jurgen Klopp (also a 15-game run ending in November 2016). They are 1.528/15 to win.

Burnley have won each of their last six home league matches played on a Monday since losing 3-1 to Chelsea at Turf Moor in August 2014. The draw half-time/Burnley full-time double result is 16.015/1.

Liverpool have played 18 matches in January in all competitions since Jurgen Klopp took charge - they have only won four (D7 L7), with two of those against League Two opposition in the FA Cup (Exeter City and Plymouth Argyle). Burnley are 12.011/1 to win to nil.

Mohamed Salah has been directly involved in 22 goals in 21 Premier League appearances for Liverpool this season (17 goals, 5 assists). Salah is 2.26/5 to score.

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