Blackburn vs Burnley: Betting tips, predictions, odds & match preview

Blackburn vs Burnley- Betting tips, predictions, odds & match preview

Already-promoted Burnley can confirm the Championship title when they travel to play-off chasing Blackburn on Tuesday at 8pm (UK time).

Blackburn vs Burnley: Betting tips

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Blackburn vs Burnley: Predictions

Blackburn vs Burnley: Predictions

Bet Prediction Best odds
BTTS? Yes 5/6 with bet365
Correct score 1-2 15/2 with Midnite
First Goalscorer Nathan Tella 5/1 with Betway

It’s been a stellar first season in English football management for Vincent Kompany, who has, not only transformed Burnley’s reputation as a ball-playing team, but also confirmed the club’s place back in the Premier League for next season. The ex-Man City defender is now just one win away from the Championship title.

The Clarets have stormed to first in the second tier under Kompany following their relegation last term. For much of the campaign, promotion appeared a formality, but their fate was only confirmed earlier this month after a 2-1 win over Middlesbrough. They will now look to wrap up the table at Ewood Park.

It will feel equally as satisfying for Burnley if they can win the title at the home of their fierce rivals, Blackburn. Their El Lanclasico adversaries are chasing the play-offs in eighth, so they will be eyeing up an upset and to delay Burnley’s title celebrations. Jon Dahl Tomasson’s side are outside the play-offs on goal difference.

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Blackburn vs Burnley match stats

Josh Brownhill has been at the heart of everything good about Burnley this season. The tenacious midfielder combines style and substance to keep Kompany’s side ticking over, but also providing a real edge and bite in the middle third. The 27-year-old has provided the second-most assists of any central midfielder in the Championship this season (eight), but he has also conceded fourth-most fouls of any player (62), underlying both aspects of his play.

Blackburn vs Burnley: Squawka Says

Scoreline prediction: Blackburn 1-2 Burnley

Blackburn vs Burnley head-to-head

13 Nov 2022 – Burnley 3-0 Blackburn – Championship

23 Aug 2017 – Blackburn 0-2 Burnley – League Cup

05 Mar 2016 – Burnley 1-0 Blackburn – Championship

24 Oct 2015 – Blackburn 0-1 Burnley – Championship

09 Mar 2014 – Blackburn 1-2 Burnley – Championship

You would have to go back to March 2010 for the last time Blackburn beat Burnley — and 2009 for the last time it happened at Ewood Park. Since 2010, Burnley are unbeaten in eight East Lancashire derbies, including five wins in a row coming into this one.


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