Saturday, 6 March 2021

Burnley Vs Arsenal Mar 6 21 13:30 - European Football (EPL, UEFA, La Liga)


Arsenal journey to Turf Moor on Saturday for the Premier League game with hosts Burnley.

Arsenal go into this clash following a 1-3 Premier League win to beat Leicester City in their last fixture.

In that game, Arsenal managed 56% possession and 11 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. For Arsenal, the goalscorers were David Luiz (39'), Alexandre Lacazette (45') and Nicolas Pépé (52'). Leicester City had 7 shots on goal with 3 on target. Youri Tielemans (6') was the scorer for Leicester City.

The numbers tell their own story, and Arsenal have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 matches, with opponents netting 8 goals overall. Defensively, The Gunners have been far from perfect.

Burnley will be wanting a better result here following the 4-0 Premier League loss in their previous game against Tottenham Hotspur.

In that match, Burnley had 42% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 3 on target. For their opponents, Tottenham Hotspur got 16 attempts on goal with 7 of them on target. Gareth Bale (2', 55'), Harry Kane (15') and Lucas Moura (31') scored for Tottenham Hotspur.

Sean Dyche's Burnley have hit the back of the net a sum total of 5 times in their prior six outings. Conversely, the number of goals that they have conceded in that time stands at 8.

Ahead of this meeting, Burnley have not been beaten in the league by Arsenal in their previous 2 matches.

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