Chelsea v Burnley Prediction
Sunday, 8:00 pm
England Premier League
The Blues welcomes Burnley to the Stamford Bridge on Monday Night Football in round 35 of the English Premier League fixtures.
Chelsea approach this encounter following a (4-3) Europa League home win against Slavia Prague at Stamford Bridge last Thursday.
Pedro gave Chelsea an early lead in the first five minutes, the lead was doubled from and own goal in the 10th minutes, before Olivier Giroud added the third goal seven minutes later.
Chelsea conceded the first goal in the 26th minutes, but Pedro restored the three goal lead within a minute.
Sarri‘s men conceded the second in the 51st minutes, before they conceded the third four minutes later.
Burnley on the away side come into this encounter after a comfortable (2-0) home win over Cardiff City at the Turf Moor.
Chris Wood put Burnley ahead in the 31st minutes, before he sealed the victory in stoppage time.
Chelsea drop to 5th spot on the EPL table after a (2-0) loss to Liverpool, while Burnley drop to 15th.
The Blues defeated Burnley (4-0) at Turf Moor in the reverse fixture back in October.
Players to watch
Pedro scored a brace and set up a goal in Chelsea’s win over Slavia Prague. He now has eleven goals and four assit.
Chris Wood scored twice in Burnley’s win over Cardiff. He has eleven goals and one assist so far.
Prediction: Over 2.5 goals
Reason for Chelsea v Burnley Prediction
Each of their lats three head to head encounters have had over 2.5 goals.
Over 2.5 goals have been scored in each of Burnley’s last two games away from Turf Moor.