Burnley will host Norwich in Round 9 of the Championship.
The match will start at 7 p.m GMT on Friday, 9 September 2022. The match venue is Turf Moor, Burnley.
Latest odds on betting sites
Burnley have their winning odds placed at 2.20 (+120 American; 6/5 Fractional). Norwich, on the other hand, have its winning odds placed at 3.20 (+220; 11/5). The betting odds for a draw are placed at 3.50 (+250 American; 5/2 Fractional)
The chances of the outcomes are as follows: Burnley — 44%, draw — 27%, Norwich — 29%.
Latest betting odds on Burnley vs Norwich (9 September 2022):
- Over 2.5 goals — 2.00 (+100; 2/1)
- Under 2.5 goals — 1.91 (-110; 10/11)
- Asian handicap (-0.25) on Burnley — 2.00 (+100; 1/1)
- Asian handicap (+0.25) on Norwich — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
- Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.91 (-110; 10/1)
- Both teams to score (No) — 2.00 (+100; 1/1)
Match preview and statistics
Burnley played a 1-1 draw against Wigan in their last league game. Burnley were awarded a penalty in the 30th minute. Jay Rodriguez converted the penalty with a right-footed shot to the bottom right corner.
Burnley had 47% ball possession as they completed 320 passes. They had 2.13 expected goals compared to Wigan’s expected goals of 2.10.
Burnley are currently fifth in the Championship table with 13 points. They have scored 14 goals while conceding eight goals with a difference of +6.
Burnley team news: Ashley Westwood is out of the game with a broken ankle. Kevin Long is a doubt with a knock. Scott Twine is out with a knock.
Norwich smashed Coventry by three goals to nil in their last game. Teemu Pukki opened the scoreline in the 14th minute with a left-footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Joshua Sargent doubled their lead in the 46th minute with a left-footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.
Kieran Dowell made it 3-0 in the 81st minute with a right-footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Norwich dominated the game with 61% ball possession and completed 571 passes. The Canaries created four big chances.
Norwich are second in the Championship table with 16 points. The Canaries have scored 12 goals while conceding six goals with a goal difference of -6.
Norwich team news: Sam Byram is out of the game with a thigh injury. Issac Hayden is a doubt for the game with a knee injury.
Burnley vs Norwich H2H
Three of the last four games have ended in under 2.5 goals.
Norwich have won two of the last four games between both sides.
Lineups and key players
Burnley projected starting lineup:
- Arijanet Muric
- Ian Maatsen
- Charlie Taylor
- Taylor Harwood-Bellis
- Connor Roberts
- Josh Cullen
- Jack Cork
- Samuel Bastien
- Dara Costelloe
- Ashley Barnes
- Josh Brownhill
Josh Brownhill scored two goals in their 5-1 victory over Millwall. The England international also provided an assist in the game. Brownhill has scored four goals in the Championship this season, overperforming his expected goals of 1.14. He has provided one assist while creating 11 chances.
Norwich projected starting lineup:
- Tim Krul
- Max Aarons
- Andrew Omobamidele
- Grant Hanley
- Jacob Lungi Sorensen
- Kieran Dowell
- Kenny McLean
- Marcelino Nunez
- Joshua Sargent
- Teemu Pukki
- Todd Cantwell
Notable subs: Liam Gibbs
Joshua Sargent scored a goal in their last game against Coventry. He has been their best player in the league this season. The American international has scored five goals in the league, overperforming his expected goals of 3.52. Sargent has created seven chances while providing one assist.
Prediction and betting tips
Both teams have been great this season. Norwich are currently second in the Premier League table with 16 points while Burnley are fifth with 13 points. One of the last two games ended in a draw. Both teams are strong and I think a draw will be a fair contest. I predict a draw.
Joshua Sargent has been one of the best players in the league this season. The American international has scored the second most goals in the league (5) while providing one assist. Sargent will be looking to get a goal against Burnley. I predict Sargent will score.
Betting prediction: Draw
Odds: 3.50 (+250 American; 5/2 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Joshua Sargent to score anytime
Odds: 3.00 (+200 American; 2/1 Fractional)