Burnley vs Arsenal match preview, possible line ups, where to watch and prediction

Burnley vs Arsenal match preview || Imago

Burnley vs Arsenal match preview, possible line ups, where to watch and prediction

Stephen Oladehinde 13:51 - 16.02.2024

The upcoming Premier League clash between Burnley and Arsenal on February 17, 2024, promises an exciting match.

Scheduled to take place at Turf Moor, Burnley, at 16:00 WAT, this game pits the 19th-placed Burnley against the 3rd-placed Arsenal, highlighting the contrasting forms of both teams this season.

Recent Form 

Burnley's recent form has been worrying, with a series of losses punctuated by a solitary win in their last five matches. Arsenal, meanwhile, has shown a mix of results but generally better performance, including wins, draws, and a couple of losses. 

Key Players to Watch

Bukayo Saka has been in fine form for Arsenal and he is definitely the Gunners’ danger man.

He is key in Arsenal’s ability to score more, with an average of 2.1 goals in away matches, contrasts with Burnley's 1.4 goals at home, suggesting Arsenal's attacking prowess could be key. 

Arsenal. (Photo Credit: Arsenal/X)
Arsenal. (Photo Credit: Arsenal/X)


Historically, Arsenal has had the upper hand in this fixture, which adds a layer of challenge for Burnley, aiming to upset the odds. 

The match holds significant importance for both sides, with Burnley fighting to improve their league standing and Arsenal seeking to maintain their top-four position.

Tactics and Playing Styles

Arsenal's recent matches have showcased their strong attacking capabilities, significantly outscoring Burnley. The team's recent form, with 12 wins, 2 draws, and 6 losses, underscores their efficiency in front of goal. 

Burnley, struggling with 14 losses, will need to fortify their defence and capitalize on any scoring opportunities to secure a positive result against a statistically superior Arsenal side. 

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Burnley || Imago

Betting Tips and Predictions

Betting predictions favor an Arsenal win, reflecting their superior form and scoring ability. There's a 63% chance of the match having over 2.5 goals, indicating expectations of an open game with several scoring opportunities, primarily from the Arsenal side.

Where to Watch

Fans can watch the match live on DTSV via the Supersports channels.