Burnley will host Norwich in Round 9 of the Championship.
The match will start at 7:00 p.m GMT on Tuesday, 25 October 2022. The match venue is Turf Moor, Burnley.
Latest odds on betting sites
Burnley have their winning odds placed at 2.10 (+110 American; 17/10 Fractional). Norwich, on the other hand, have their winning odds placed at 3.40 (+240; 12/5). The betting odds for a draw are placed at 3.50 (+250 American; 5/2 Fractional).
The chances of the outcomes are as follows: Burnley — 45%, draw — 27%, Norwich — 28%.
Latest betting odds on Burnley vs Norwich (25 October 2022):
- Over 2.5 goals — 2.00 (+100; 2/1)
- Under 2.5 goals — 1.91 (-110; 10/11)
- Asian handicap (-0.25) on Burnley— 2.00 (+100; 1/1)
- Asian handicap (+0.25) on Norwich — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
- Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.91 (-110; 10/1)
- Both teams to score (No) — 2.00 (+100; 1/1)
Match preview and statistics
Burnley smashed Sunderland by four goals to two in their last league game. Amad Diallo opened the scoreline in the 16th minute with a left-footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Daniel Neil doubled their lead in the 20th minute with a left-footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner.
Nathan Tella pulled one back in the 50th minute with a header from very close range to the bottom right corner. Manuel Benson levelled the scoreline in the 61st minute with a left-footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner. Anass Zaroury made it 3-2 in the 69th minute with a right-footed shot from outside the box to the top right corner. Josh Brownhill scored the last goal of the game in the 87th minute with a right footed shot from the centre of the box to the top left corner.
Burnley had 51% ball possession as they completed 304 passes. They had 0.75 expected goals compared to Sunderland’s expected goals of 0.70.
Burnley are currently third in the Championship table with 29 points. They have scored 29 goals while conceding 15 goals with a difference of +14.
Burnley team news: Ashley Westwood is out with a broken ankle. Darko Churlinov is a doubt with a knock. Scott Twine is unavailable due to a strain injury.
Norwich played a 2-2 draw against Sheffield United in their last game. Teemu Pukki opened the scoreline in the third minute with a right-footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. He doubled their lead in the 16th minute with a right-footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner.
Ben Osborn pulled one back in the 62nd minute with a left-footed shot from the left side of the six-yard box to the bottom right corner. Oliver McBurnie levelled the scoreline in the 71st minute with a left-footed shot from very close range to the bottom right corner.
Norwich had 46% ball possession and completed 273 passes. The Canaries created one big chance. Norwich had an expected goal of 1.38 compared to Sheffield United's expected goal of 2.88.
Norwich are sixth in the Championship table with 25 points. The Canaries have scored 25 goals while conceding 18 goals with a goal difference of +5.
Norwich team news: Andrew Omobamidele is out with a muscle injury. Sam McCallum is out with a broken foot. Adam Idah is unavailable due to a knee injury. Jacob Lungi Sorensen is out with a sprained ankle.
Burnley vs Norwich H2H
Three of the last five games have ended in under 2.5 goals.
Norwich have won two of the last four games between both sides.
Norwich smashed Watford by two goals to nil in the last game between both sides.
Lineups and key players
Burnley projected starting lineup:
- Arijanet Muric
- Ian Maatsen
- Charlie Taylor
- Taylor Harwood-Bellis
- Connor Roberts
- Josh Cullen
- Jack Cork
- Samuel Bastien
- Dara Costelloe
- Ashley Barnes
- Josh Brownhill
Josh Brownhill scored a goal in their 4-2 win over Sunderland. The England international also provided an assist in the game. Brownhill has scored five goals in the Championship this season, overperforming his expected goals of 1.94. He has provided four assists while creating 32 chances.
Norwich projected starting lineup:
- Tim Krul
- Max Aarons
- Andrew Omobamidele
- Grant Hanley
- Jacob Lungi Sorensen
- Kieran Dowell
- Kenny McLean
- Marcelino Nunez
- Joshua Sargent
- Teemu Pukki
- Todd Cantwell
Notable subs: Liam Gibbs
Joshua Sargent has been their best player in the league this season. The American international has scored eight goals in the league, overperforming his expected goals of 4.48. Sargent has created 15 chances while providing two assists.
Prediction and betting tips
Burnley has been extraordinary this season as they sit third in the Championship table. They have won three of their last five games in all competitions while drawing two. Norwich has been poor recently with three defeats and two draws. I predict Burnley to win.
Joshua Sargent has been one of the best players in the league this season. The American international has scored the most goals in the league (8) while providing two assists. Sargent will be looking to get a goal against Burnley. I predict Sargent will score.
Betting prediction: Burnley to win
Odds: 2.10 (+110 American; 11/10 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Joshua Sargent to score anytime
Odds: 3.00 (+200 American; 2/1 Fractional)