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Burnley vs. Norwich City 4/10/2022 Premier League Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Burnley meets Norwich City on 4/10/2022 at 08:00 AM.

Norwich City visits Burnley in a Premier League match. Burnley with a record of 4-12-13 this season comes into this game with a 1-6-7 record on the road. Norwich City is 4-6-20 this season and is 2-3-10 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Burnley and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. Norwich City came away with a well-earned victory in their previous match and now set their sights on Burnley at their home pitch.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Norwich City and it is an opportunity to get rolling. Norwich City played to a draw in their last match. It is not a loss, but getting a home win is paramount. There are expectations that come with improved performance on a familiar pitch.

The Burnley Roster

The Players to Watch for the Burnley

Dwight McNeil MF



Dwight McNeil has 26 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Dwight McNeil has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Dwight McNeil has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Dwight McNeil has 0 Red Cards this season.

James Tarkowski DF



As a scorer, James Tarkowski had 27 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. James Tarkowski has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

James Tarkowski has 0 Yellow Cards this season. James Tarkowski has 0 Red Cards this season.

Josh Brownhill MF



As a scorer, Josh Brownhill had 24 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Burnley teammates, Josh Brownhill had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Josh Brownhill has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Josh Brownhill has 0 Red Cards this season.

Ashley Westwood MF



Ashley Westwood has 24 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Burnley teammates, Ashley Westwood had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Ashley Westwood has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ashley Westwood has 0 Red Cards this season.

Ben Mee DF



Ben Mee has 20 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Ben Mee has 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Ben Mee has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ben Mee has 0 Red Cards this season.

The Norwich City Roster

The Players to Watch for the Norwich City

Teemu Pukki FW



As a scorer, Teemu Pukki had 28 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Teemu Pukki has 8 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Teemu Pukki has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Teemu Pukki has 3 Red Cards this season.

Max Aarons DF



As a scorer, Max Aarons had 26 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Max Aarons has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Max Aarons has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Max Aarons has 0 Red Cards this season.

Kenny McLean MF



As a scorer, Kenny McLean had 27 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Kenny McLean has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Kenny McLean has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Kenny McLean has 0 Red Cards this season.

Ben Gibson DF



Ben Gibson has 24 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Ben Gibson has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Ben Gibson has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ben Gibson has 0 Red Cards this season.

Grant Hanley DF



Grant Hanley has 24 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Norwich City teammates, Grant Hanley had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Grant Hanley has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Grant Hanley has 0 Red Cards this season.

Burnley Team Stats

The Burnley Offensive Stats and Metrics

Burnley scored 0.79 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This offense is incredibly impotent thus far. Burnley scored those goals off assists 87.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.69 assists. This is not a team sets up goals off assists as often as others.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Burnley was able to score on 0.28 of their shots on target. The quality of the shots on goal and the accuracy of these shots are inconsistent.

Burnley attempted 2.83 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. Struggles to get shots on goal are common for this offense. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Burnley attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 28.4% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. The shot quality of all shots attempted has been poor. Inefficient shot attempts are a problem.







Burnley Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Burnley was able to hold opponents to 1.41 goals. Burnley plays below-average defense and puts a lot of pressure on their offense to score to make up for it. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 4.34 shots were saved by Burnley goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Fans are holding their breath when the ball crosses over into their defensive territory.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 69.0% of shots on target were saved by Burnley goalkeepers. This defense and goalkeeper effort can be better when it comes to their ability to prevent shots on target from becoming goals. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 24.1% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Burnley. This defense and goalkeeping crew is capable of having a clean sheet, the consistency is just not there.







Burnley Utility Stats

Burnley tried 11.62 crosses per 90 minutes of action. Burnley is in the top 82 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Burnley has successfully intercepted 17.0 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Burnley in the top 6 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Burnley has committed 12.69 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Burnley is in the top 46 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Burnley drew 10.03 fouls. Burnley is in the top 88 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Burnley committed an offside 2.79 times. This puts Burnley in the top 99 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.







Norwich City Team Stats

The Norwich City Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Norwich City was able to score 0.43 goals. This offense is incredibly impotent thus far. Norwich City scored those goals off assists 93.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.40 assists. Compared to other teams, the concept of sharing the ball is quite foreign.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Norwich City was able to score on 0.16 of their shots on target. One of two things are happening here, this is a team that is extremely able to take shots on goal or they are just taking poor shots.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Norwich City attempts 2.67 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Struggles to get shots on goal are common for this offense. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Norwich City attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 27.6% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. The shot quality of all shots attempted has been poor. Inefficient shot attempts are a problem.

Norwich City Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Norwich City was able to hold opponents to 1.87 goals. The defensive effort has been pitiful, maybe it will improve, but this is not working. Nobody should be proud of this. Norwich City goalkeepers fended off 5.3 shots per 90 minutes. This defense plays with fire far too often due to their inability to prevent shots on goal.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 65.4% of shots on target were saved by Norwich City goalkeepers. The struggles are real when it comes to defending shots on target. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 16.7% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Norwich City. This defense and goalkeeping crew is really struggling, expecting a clean sheet is unreasonable.

Norwich City Utility Stats

Norwich City tried 10.1 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Norwich City in the top 93 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Norwich City has successfully intercepted 16.57 passes per 90 minutes of action. Norwich City is in the top 9 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Norwich City has committed 12.3 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Norwich City is in the top 38 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Norwich City drew 13.7 fouls. This puts Norwich City in the top 28 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Norwich City committed an offside 1.6 times. Norwich City is in the top 31 percentile in offside calls against them.

Burnley vs. Norwich City Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Burnley 1 Norwich City 1

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