Burnley vs Stoke Odds – Tuesday 4th April 2017 – 19:45
Burnley are 13/10 with the draw at 11/5 and Stoke are 21/10
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Burnley welcome Stoke to Turf Moor in another Premier League match, with both sides looking to recover from their weekend defeats.
Sean Dyche’s side come into this match on the back of a rare home defeat, with Tottenham winning 2-0 on Saturday.
It was an even affair for most of the match, but ultimately Tottenham were a class above Burnley.
Eric Dier (66), was the unlikely source who broke the deadlock, with the midfielder linked with a move to United in midweek.
A less unlikely source put the tie to bed, with Heung-Min Son (77) doubling Tottenham’s advantage.
Clarets Continue Poor Form
Burnley come into this match in poor recent form, they are winless in their last six, losing four and drawing two.
They will be looking to continue their excellent home form this season, that has seen them register 27 points.
Dyche’s men will be looking to get to the forty point mark as soon as possible, they are just five points above the relegation zone.
With a possible 24 points to play for, Burnley will be desperate to secure a win to move away from the threat of relegation.
The Clarets excellent home record continues, they come into the match as the favourites as a result.
A win will mean an end to their poor recent form, with the Clarets taking only three of a possible 21 points.
Sean Dyche’s men will be looking to continue their overall record against Stoke, with the Clarets winning 23, drawing 16 and losing 21 of 60 matches.
Stoke come into this match on the back of a 2-0 defeat against Leicester, a side resurgent under Craig Shakespeare.
Wilfred Ndidi (25), opened the scoring for the home side, with a stunning and unstoppable effort from 25 yards out.
Jamie Vardy (47), scored his fourth goal in as many league matches just minutes after the restart.
It was another poor result for Mark Hughes and his side, who have now lost successive matches.
Those results mean that Stoke have now fallen eight points behind West Brom, who are in 8th on 44 points.
The manager will be demanding greater consistency from his players, they are in mixed form in their last six matches.
Wins against Palace and Middlesbrough have been cancelled out, with defeats against Chelsea, Leicester and Tottenham.
If Southampton were to win their games in hand Stoke would slip down to 10th place in the Premier League.
Mark Hughes’ side come into this match as underdogs, with their recent dismal record informing the bookies.
Stoke will need to sure up their defence, with two goals conceded in their last two matches.
The Potters will be looking to draw on the result earlier in the season, when they beat Burnley 2-0 at the Bet365.
Both teams are 10/11 on to score. The first goalscorer odds for Burnley are Andre Gray at 11/2 with Ashley Barnes at 6/1. For Stoke, Saido Berahino and Peter Crouch are at 13/2 with Marko Arnautovic, Jonathan Walters and Wilfried Bony at 7/1.
The last time that these two sides met Stoke won 2-0 and the odds of the same result are 14/1.
Burnley vs Stoke Odds
Tip 1 – Walters to score first @ 7/1
Tip 2 – Burnley to win 2-1 @ 17/2