Burnley match preview

Last updated : 16 January 2004 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Burnley v West Bromwich Albion fixture

West Brom. face a trip to Burnley at Turf Moor on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 58 games played, Baggies have recorded 19 wins, and Burnley have come away with 26 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was was two seasons ago, in February 2002, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 winners in a League Division One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Sat 16 AugWest Brom.4 - 1BurnleyLD1
2001/2002Sun 03 FebBurnley0 - 2West Brom.LD1
2001/2002Sat 29 SepWest Brom.1 - 0BurnleyLD1
2000/2001Sat 14 AprBurnley1 - 1West Brom.LD1
2000/2001Sat 04 NovWest Brom.1 - 1BurnleyLD1
1994/1995Sat 04 MarBurnley1 - 1West Brom.LD1
1994/1995Sat 24 SepWest Brom.1 - 0BurnleyLD1

Recent respective form guides

Burnley are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 7.

West Brom. have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Baggies's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 5 goals for and 3 against.

Burnley are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 29 points from 27 matches. West Brom. are holding the final promotion place in the Nationwide League Division One, and have accumulated 50 points from the 27 games they have played so far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been an indifferent run of form for the Baggies of late away from home, but your FootyMad panel sees things improving, starting here at Turf Moor with West Brom. coasting to victory. Away win

Sequence statistics:
BurnleyBeen beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
West Brom.Not won in previous 3 away matches.