A third draw in five games on Tuesday saw Sean Dyche’s Burnley side slip a further two points behind league leaders Leicester and there is now an 11-point deficit between themselves and the Foxes.
The Clarets travel to QPR this Saturday in a six-pointer which could see Burnley draw level on points with Harry Redknapp’s men and go second on goal difference.
Odds taken from the new Oddschecker app highlight that Burnley are best priced at 16/5 with BetVictor for the away win.
QPR, who have won their last four league games, are on offer at Evens with BetVictor, while the draw is available at 13/5 with Paddy Power.
Recent results against Harry Redknapp’s men make good reading for Burnley fans, as Sean Dyche’s men are unbeaten in eight meetings with the R’s in all competitions, winning five.
Furthermore, the R’s have only scored two goals in their last five league meetings with Burnley that is combined with a run that has seen five of the last six between these two teams result in under 2.5 goals
If you like a repeat of this outcome, under 2.5 goals is an option best priced at 4/5 with BetVictor.
Only Jordan Rhodes (8) has scored more goals away from home than Sam Vokes this campaign (7), and if you fancy Burnley’s number nine to open the scoring in Saturday’s early kick-off, he is best priced at 8/1 with Sky Bet to break the deadlock, and is available at 14/5 with BetVictor to score anytime.
In the reverse fixture earlier in the season, Burnley beat QPR 2-0 thanks to a brace from Danny Ings. If punters fancy a repeat of that score line, it’s on offer at 9/1 with BetVictor.
Following consecutive draws at home to Sheffield Wednesday and Brighton, Burnley’s odds of winning the Championship have drifted significantly.
They are now best priced 20/1 with Paddy Power to be crowned champions having been 7/1 just two weeks ago.
Sean Dyche’s men are currently fourth favourites to gain promotion this season, behind Leicester, QPR and Derby, available at 5/2 with BetVictor.
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