Hull vs Burnley Odds – Saturday 25th February 2016 – 15:00
Hull are 11/10 with the draw at 9/4 and Burnley are 13/5
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Hull welcome Burnley to the KCOM this Saturday, with Hull looking to bounce back from their disappointing result against Arsenal.
The Tigers endured a disappointing result at the Emirates, as they lost 2-0 against a fortuitous Gunners side.
Alexis Sanchez opened the scoring in the 34th minute, with replays showing that the ball went in off the Chilean’s hand.
Hull continued to press, with Niasse narrowly missing a great chance on goal after great work from Markovic.
To add insult to injury Sam Clucas saw red in the 91st minute, with the defender blocking Perez header with his hand.
Sanchez stepped up to convert the penalty (90+3), to give Arsenal a fortunate three points.
Spirit In The Camp
Hull appear to have found some fight under new manager Marco Silva, with the Portuguese giving the Tigers added grit.
They currently sit 18th in the Premier League table, with only Crystal Palace and Sunderland below them.
The main aim of the season will be to remain in the top flight, if they can maintain their form of late they will have a great chance.
Three Points Needed
Hull come into this match as the favourites, with their recent form and home advantage informing those odds.
This will be a tough match for the Tigers, but they must capitalise on their home matches to ensure survival.
Hull will be looking to improve on their recent record against Burnley, with the Tigers winning just 2 of their last 12 meetings.
Ten More Points
Burnley come into this match on the back of a 1-0 defeat, with non-league side Lincoln ending their excellent home run.
It was an excellent performance from the non-leaguers, who were able to keep Premier League side Burnley quiet.
Sean Raggett (89) headed past Tom Heaton late on in the match, to spark Euphoric scenes at Turf Moor.
It is a humiliating defeat for the Clarets, who conspired to lose to a side 81 places below them in the league.
Survival All But Assured
The club have seemingly completed their main objective this season though, with Premier League survival assured.
With 30 points they are in 12th position, and nine above the relegation zone with 13 games to go.
Their last Premier League game was far more successful, with a 1-1 draw against top side Chelsea.
Burnley’s form in their last six has been inconsistent, with three defeats, two wins and a draw coming across the competitions.
The Clarets come into this match as the underdogs, with their failure to produce an away win informing the bookies.
This will be a tough match for Sean Dyche and his men, with Hull fighting for their lives at the bottom of the table.
Burnley will be looking to continue their excellent recent record against Hull City. In 23 matches, they have won 15, drawn 2 and lost 6.
Both teams are 10/11 on to score. The first goalscorer odds for Hull City are Oumar Niasse and Dieumerci Mbokani at 5/1 with Adama Diomande at 13/2. For Burnley, Andre Gray and Ashley Barnes are at 13/2 with Sam Vokes at 15/2.
The last time that these two sides met they drew 1-1 and the odds of the same result are 9/2.
Hull vs Burnley Odds
Tip 1 – Niasse to score first @ 5/1
Tip 2 – Hull to win 3-1 @ 18/1