Bristol City vs Burnley – After defeating Rotherham United 2-1 in the Championship, Bristol City is looking to win again. Bristol City had 54% of the game’s possession and 5 of its 9 shot attempts were successful.
Andreas Weimann scored in the 91st and Tommy Conway scored in the 15th for Bristol City. Rotherham United made 8 goal-scoring efforts, scoring 3 of them.
Rotherham United’s Jordan Hugill scored in the 67th second. Bristol City hasn’t given up a goal in recent years not too often.
They will be concerned that Bristol City have allowed 8 goals while failing to stop opponents from scoring in 6 of their last 6 matches. But there’s no guarantee that tendency will continue into this game.
In their previous six league games against Burnley before this match, Bristol City had failed to win. They have won all nine of their home league games without losing. They’ll be hoping to continue this streak here.
Burnley enters the match off of a 0-1 Championship victory after defeating Blackburn Rovers in their last match. Burnley had 50% of the game’s possession and made 8 shots on goal, with one of them going in.
Benson Manuel scored for Burnley in the 66th second. Blackburn Rovers had 8 shots on goal, with 5 of them going in. Burnley, led by Vincent Kompany, has scored eight goals in their last six games.
Five goals have been scored against them altogether during those identical matchups. Burnley have won both of their previous away league games against Bristol City coming into this encounter.
Bristol City vs Burnley – Betting Analysis
Looking at their head-to-head record going back to October 23, 2012, reveals that Bristol City has not had success in these matches.
They haven’t been able to win any games at all, whilst Burnley has always found a way to win every game they have played. In total, 23 goals were scored in those games for an average of 3.83 goals per match.
The teams’ previous league meeting occurred on Championship Match Day 11 on September 17, 2022, with Burnley defeating Bristol City 2-1.
Burnley controlled 72% of the ball at that point and made 13 attempts on goal, scoring on six of them. Jay Rodriguez (67′) and Benson Manuel (4′) both scored.
Bristol City, on the other hand, had 9 shots total, with 5 of them finding the back of the net. (27′) Nahki Wells scored. Oliver Langford served as the official.
Due to a team that is entirely injury-free and prepared for this match, Bristol City manager Nigel Pearson will be happy to not have any significant concerns about his players’ fitness going into this game.
Max O’Leary, George Tanner, Zak Vyner, Kal Naismith, Cameron Pring, Andy King, Alex Scott, Harry Cornick, Matty James, Sam Bell, and Tommy Conway could start the first half for The Robins in a 4-2-3-1 formation.
Arijanet Muric, Connor Roberts, T. Harwood-Bellis, Jordan Beyer, Ian Maatsen, Josh Cullen, Josh Brownhill, Benson Manuel, J. Berg Gudmundsson, Anass Zaroury, and Ashley Barnes are possible lineup options for The Clarets in a 4-2-3-1 formation.
We believe Bristol City may have a difficult time scoring against this Burnley team, who we predict will win and possibly retain a clean sheet as well.
What are the best odds for the game?
Turning to the betting odds on the 90 min. result market, victory for Bristol City is best priced at 3.8, a wager on a drawn result is 3.58 and betting on the winner to be Burnley gets you 2.03. These are the best market prices being offered at this very moment.
Bristol City vs Burnley – Head -to- Head
Our Prediction: Away Win or Draw