Arsenal face a trip to Burnley at Turf Moor on Wednesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 50 games played, Gunners have recorded 15 wins, and Burnley have come away with 24 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in December 2008, with Burnley running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a League Cup match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sun 08 Mar||Arsenal||3 - 0||Burnley||FAC|
|2008/2009||Tue 02 Dec||Burnley||2 - 0||Arsenal||LGEC|
|2007/2008||Sun 06 Jan||Burnley||0 - 2||Arsenal||FAC|
|1975/1976||Sat 20 Dec||Arsenal||1 - 0||Burnley||PREM|
|1975/1976||Sat 16 Aug||Burnley||0 - 0||Arsenal||PREM|
|1974/1975||Sat 22 Mar||Burnley||3 - 3||Arsenal||PREM|
|1974/1975||Sat 07 Sep||Arsenal||0 - 1||Burnley||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Burnley have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Clarets in those games, with 7 conceded.
Arsenal have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Gunners's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Burnley see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 18 points from their 16 games played so far, Arsenal's total of 31 points from their 15 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The away form of the Gunners has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Burnley. Away win
|Burnley||Drawn last 2 games at home.|
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Arsenal||6 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 12 outings ago.