Opta Stats: Burnley v Leicester City

Can Nigel Pearson inspire Leicester to victory over Burnley?
Can Nigel Pearson inspire Leicester to victory over Burnley?

Burnley and Leicester are both in the relegation zone and a victory for either team could see them climb out the bottom three. Opta crunches the numbers so you don't have to.

"Burnley are without a win in eight league meetings with Leicester City, drawing three and losing five."

Leicester are 3.052/1 to win.

Burnley are without a win in eight league meetings with Leicester City, drawing three and losing five. Leicester are 3.052/1 to win.

David Nugent has scored in eight of his last 11 league appearances against his former side Burnley. Nugent is 3.39/4 to find the net.

Leicester City were bottom of the table for 140 days before last weekend's win over Swansea; no team has ever been bottom for that long a single PL season and not been relegated. The Foxes are now out to 3.45 to be relegated.

Only Aston Villa (9.2%) have a worse chance conversion rate than Burnley (9.4%) in the Barclays Premier League this season. Under 2.5 goals is 1.8910/11.

George Boyd has made the joint-most tackles in the Premier League this season (107) along with Chelsea's Nemanja Matic. Burnley are 3.412/5 to not concede.

The Foxes have scored in the final five minutes in each of their last four Premier League games, with two of these goals being winners. The draw half-time/Leicester full-time double result is 7.413/2.

Leicester are looking to keep back-to-back Premier League clean sheets for the first time since March 2004. They are 3.8514/5 to keep a clean sheet.

Burnley have mustered just one goal in their last 10 hours and 39 minutes of Premier League football. Under 1.5 goals is 3.55.

Danny Ings has now gone eight Premier League appearances without a goal or an assist, while in the seven PL games prior to this he'd netted five and assisted two. Ings is 2.8815/8 to get back among the goals.

Burnley have found themselves losing on a league-high 16 occasions at the break. Leicester are 3.711/4 to be leading by half-time.

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