Where would Burnley have finished in the Premier League IF the table was decided on aerial duels won?

The likes of Cardiff City and Huddersfield Town may have been relegated from the Premier League, but they fared far better when other statistics were taken in to consideration.

Wednesday, 12th June 2019, 10:30 am
Burnley's Ben Mee beats Tottenham forward Heung-Min Son to the ball at Turf Moor

Scroll down through our gallery to see where Burnley - who owned two of the top performing defenders statistically in the Premier League - ranked when average aerial duels won per game were taken in to consideration.

20 - Chelsea. The Blues won 14 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender David Luiz made the most headed clearances for the club (83).
19 - Manchester City. The Premier League champions won 14.3 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender Aymeric Laporte made the most headed clearances for the club (62).
18 - Arsenal. The Gunners won 14.9 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender Shkodran Mustafi made the most headed clearances for the club (106).
17 - Liverpool. The Champions League winners won 16 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender Virgil van Dijk made the most headed clearances for the club (112).
16 - Spurs. Mauricio Pochettino's men won 16.1 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender Toby Alderweireld made the most headed clearances for the club (79).
15 - West Ham United. The Hammers won 16.9 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender Fabian Balbuena made the most headed clearances for the club (82).
14 - Crystal Palace. The Eagles won 18.1 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender James Tomkins made the most headed clearances for the club (98).
13 - Manchester United. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side won 18.3 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender Victor Lindelof made the most headed clearances for the club (63).
12 - AFC Bournemouth. The Cherries won 18.8 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender Nathan Ake made the most headed clearances for the club (127).
11 - Fulham. The Cottagers won 19.7 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender Denis Odoi made the most headed clearances for the club (59).
10 - Watford. The FA Cup finalists won 20.3 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender Craig Cathcart made the most headed clearances for the club (76).
9 - Southampton. The Saints won 20.4 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender Jannik Vestergaard made the most headed clearances for the club (103).
8 - Newcastle United. The Magpies won 21.2 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender Jamaal Lascelles made the most headed clearances for the club (104).
7 - Leicester City. The Foxes won 21.5 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender Ben Chilwell made the most headed clearances for the club (81).
6 - Wolves. Nuno Espirito Santo's side won 21.6 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender Wilfried Boly made the most headed clearances for the club (108).
5 - Brighton. The Seagulls won 22 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender Shane Duffy made the most headed clearances in the Premier League (170).
4 - Huddersfield Town. The Terriers won 22.6 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender Christopher Schindler made the most headed clearances for the club (61).
3 - Everton. The Toffees won 23.5 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender Michael Keane made the most headed clearances for the club (115).
2 - Cardiff City. The Bluebirds won 25.8 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender Sean Morrison made the most headed clearances for the club (104).
1 - Burnley. The Clarets won 27.6 aerial duels per game on average last season. Defender James Tarkowski made the most headed clearances for the club (138).