Burnley and Watford face off on Wednesday in a key English Premier League showdown at Turf Moor. This game could go a long way in deciding who gets relegated at the end of the season. When these two teams last faced off in June of 2020 it was Burnley that won 1-0.
Burnley currently sits in 18th place in the standings having picked up 11 points. Burnley has played to a draw in four of their last five games, and that included a game against Chelsea where the final score was 1-1. In each of the last three games Burnley has failed to find the back of the net. In the last game against West Ham, Burnley only managed one shot on goal. Burnley has scored 14 goals total while their defense has given up 21 goals total. Maxwel Cornet has found success scoring five goals. Chris Wood has also added three goals.
On the other side of this matchup is Watford who sits in 17th place having picked up 13 points this year. Coming into this game Watford has lost four games but in each of those games they scored at least one goal. In the last game against Brentford, it was a goal given up in the 96th minute that led to the loss. Watford has scored 21 goals total while their defense has given up 31 goals total. Emmanuel Dennis has been the start for Watford scoring seven goals and adding five assists. Joshua King has also scored five goals and added two assists.
Watford has scored goals and they are facing a Burnley team that has had offensive issues as of late. Look for Watford to score at least two goals, and that will be the difference in this game. Back Watford on the moneyline.