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Burnley vs Man City Head-To-Head – Guardiola Needs No Convincing Company

On the first day of the Premier League, we will witness an intriguing match between the current champions of the first and second divisions. This Burnley vs Man City match will take place on Friday, August 11th, at 20:00 at the iconic Turf Moor Stadium.

Burnley vs Man City Head-to-Head
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Burnley vs Man City Head-to-Head Record

There were a total of 108 Burnley vs Man City Head to Head matches before this upcoming match.

  • Burnley Wins: 30
  • Draws: 24
  • Man City Wins: 53

Historically, the Citizens have won the majority of the meetings. The gap in victories between the two teams has widened over the last decade, with Man City winning 16 of the last 20 matches and Burnley just winning three. Manchester City scored 220 goals, while the home team scored 134.

When only home matches are included, the numbers are more even, with Burnley winning 22, 12 draws, and Man City winning 20.

Burnley vs Man City Last Five Head-to-Head Matches

England FA Cup 18/03/23

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Man City

6
Burnley

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0

England Premier League 02/04/22

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Burnley

0
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Man City

2

England Premier League 16/10/21

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Man City

2
Burnley

Burnley

0

England Premier League 03/02/21

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0
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Man City

2

England Premier League 28/11/20

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Man City

5
Burnley

Burnley

0

Man City 6 – 0 Burnley (18/03/2023)

One of Vincent Kompany’s first matches as manager of The Clarets came in the FA Cup against the team he was a member of for many years. Despite the Belgian manager’s tactics, their strength was unbreakable for only half an hour. Then Haaland scored twice to kick off a 6-0 thumping.

Burnley 0 – 2 Man City (02/04/2022)

The last rounds of the Premier League were played, and Burnley needed as many wins as possible to avoid relegation. Manchester City was vying with Liverpool for the Premier League title. De Bruyne and Gundogan scored to give the Citizens the victory. As a result, Guardiola’s club came in first place, while the Clarets were demoted.

Man City 2 – 0 Burnley (16/10/2021)

The Citizens controlled the ball for 71% of the 90 minutes. Bernardo Silva opened the score after only 12 minutes. Kevin de Bruyne made it 2-0 in the second half.

Burnley 0 – 2 Man City (03/02/2021)

Gabriel de Jesus only needed three minutes to put the ball in the back of the net. Before the end of the first half, Gundogan set up Raheem Sterling for a 2-0 lead. Burnley attempted to cut the goal difference, but the score remained the same. The Citizend controlled the ball 74% of the time in this game.

Man City 5 – 0 Burnley (28/11/2020)

Burnley will be pleased with the recent departure of Ryad Marhez to Saudi Arabian soccer. In matchday 10 of the 20/21 season, the Algerian player scored a hat trick for them. The remaining two goals were scored by Ferran Torres and Benjamin Mendy, making the final score 5-0. It is worth noting that none of the scorers are still on the team.

Burnley vs Man City – What to Expect

Burnley vs Man City Head-to-Head
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Although the gap between these two teams was enormous the previous time they met, it is feasible that things will be different this time. Vincent Company’s squad has been strengthened to tackle the Premier League’s demands, but Pep Guardiola will have to rebuild his roster to find the solid team of last season.


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