Where Burnley sit in the alternative xG table compared to Bournemouth, Fulham, Luton Town & Sheffield United - gallery

There’s no denying it’s been a challenging start to the season for Burnley, who have lost seven of their opening nine games.

It sets up a tasty clash against relegation rivals on Saturday against a Bournemouth side who have yet to claim their first win of the campaign.

While both currently languish inside the bottom three, is that where they deserve to be?

We take a look at an alternative Premier League table based on Expected Goals (xG), Expected Goals Against (xGA) and Expected Points (xPTS) – here are the results: