Matchday 24 – England Premier League
Waktu: Thursday, January 23, 2020
Kick-off: 03:15 UTC+7
Stadium: Old Trafford
Head to Head
- The last time the two met, MU won at 0-2 at home to Burnley.
- In the last ten meetings, MU won six times.
- Burnley has not recorded a victory in this stadium since the 21st century.
- Only once MU has failed to score two or more goals in front of an audience since 2000 against Burnley.
Analysis of Both Teams
Manchester United were slightly injured because they could not end their unbeaten rival rivals Liverpool’s previous match.
As is well known, the Reds are heading for their first league title in three decades and they will do so in a Golden Premier League trophy style.
Manchester United traveled to Anfield in the last match, and they were defeated by giant Jurgen Klopp. Supported by goals from Virgil van Dijk, and Mohammed Salah, Liverpool managed to record a 2-0 win at home.
However, the benefits of playing cage for MU this Thursday will make them confident. They are almost unbeaten in 18 of the last 20 home appearances. The only defeat at home in August against Manchester City was coached by Pep Guardiola.
In his final record, the Red Devils have won eight of their last eleven home matches and recorded a combined score of 5-0 from the previous two matches.
They also have not failed to score in this stadium throughout the season and have kept the goal in their last seven games at Old Trafford.
Meanwhile, Burnley gave a victory that increased confidence at home over one of the best teams in the competition at the moment, Leicester. Despite being left behind by one goal in the first half, the hosts made a comeback with two goals in 45 minutes of the second half.
Burnley lost points on ten of their previous sixteen matches and only had a total of two wins so far this season while playing away. They have also lost five of their previous seven away matches. Failed to score in four of their previous six away games.
In addition, Burnley have conceded twice or more in five of their previous eight away matches and the only two away wins they have achieved are against the current relegation fighters.
Based on the record Manchester United are in ten matches unbeaten against Burnley and even won six of them. They have also scored two or more goals in five of their last six head-to-head meetings and have not conceded in seven of the previous ten meetings.
In this stadium Burnley have not recorded a victory since 2000 and only once did they not concede two or more goals in that period.
From the records, it’s easy and clear that on paper Manchester United as the host are favorites to get three points on the scoreboard.
LiatBola predicts this match ends with a score of 3-1 for Manchester United’s victory.