Opta Stats: Manchester City v Burnley

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Unbeaten Manchester City will be looking to extend that run when they host Burnley. Opta rates their chances.

"Man City’s Raheem Sterling has been involved in 14 goals in his last 12 Premier League appearances at the Etihad (9 goals, 5 assists), scoring in all three of his home league games this season."

Sterling is [1.92] to score.

Manchester City have won four of their eight Premier League games against Burnley (P8 W4 D3 L1), including each of their last two at the Etihad. They are [1.1] to claim victory.

Burnley are winless in 14 away league visits to Man City (P14 W0 D6 L8). The draw is [14.0].

This will be the 100th meeting between Man City and Burnley in all competitions - City have won 44 of the previous 99, with 25 draws and 30 wins for the Clarets since their first meeting in October 1897. Burnley are [36.0] to pull off a shock victory.

Manchester City are unbeaten in their last 33 Premier League games kicking off at 3pm on a Saturday (W29 D4). If they avoid defeat here, they'll set a new record for longest unbeaten run at that timeslot in the competition. City are [1.43] to win half-time/full-time.

Burnley have beaten the reigning Premier League champions at least once in each of their four previous Premier League campaigns (Man Utd in 2009-10, Man City in 2014-15, Leicester in 2016-17 and Chelsea in 2017-18). They are [32.0] in the Draw No Bet market.

No side has a better win rate in Premier League games against reigning top-flight champions than Burnley do, with the Clarets having won four of their eight such games (Bournemouth and Manchester United also with 50% win rates). Burnley are [10.0] Double Chance.

Man City striker Sergio Aguero has scored six goals in six games against Burnley in all competitions, scoring in each of his three appearances against the Clarets at the Etihad (four goals). Aguero is [3.3] to open the scoring.

Man City's Raheem Sterling has been involved in 14 goals in his last 12 Premier League appearances at the Etihad (9 goals, 5 assists), scoring in all three of his home league games this season. Sterling is [1.92] to score.

Burnley's Sam Vokes has scored in each of his last two Premier League games, last netting in three consecutively in August 2017 (a run of four). Vokes is [7.0] to find the net.

Dan Fitch 2018/19 Season P/L

Staked: 185.00 pts
Returned: 203.90 pts
P/L: +18.90 pts

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