Tottenham Hotspur are coming off of a humiliating 2-1 loss to Slovenia’s Mura in the Europa Conference League on Thursday night. Despite playing a strong side featuring Harry Kane, Spurs fell to defeat and now, may not qualify for the next stage of the Europa Conference League tournament.

Burnley vs Tottenham Preview

On Sunday, Spurs head to Turf Moor to play an in-form Burnley. The Clarets are 18th in the Premier League but they are unbeaten in four straight games. Sean Dyche’s team started slowly in the league. Points are now being slowly obtained by the Clarets and two points separate them from Premier League safety.

Tottenham Hotspur are unbeaten in five straight games against Burnley with four of those matches finishing as victories. Manager Antonio Conte has overseen two Premier League games with Spurs drawing nil-nil with Everton before winning 2-1 against Leeds United.

Last weekend, Spurs had to come from behind to defeat Leeds United. Nuno Espirito Santo got a lot of blame for Tottenham Hotspur’s form this season. Yet, the problems in north London look far deeper than Santo. Can Tottenham Hotspur get back to winning ways against Burnley at Turf Moor?

Burnley vs Tottenham Hotspur Betting Odds

 

Burnley took seven points from the last 18 on offer in the league. They scored nine goals while conceding nine times. Four straight Premier League matches saw Burnley claim points. Tottenham Hotspur took 10 points from the last 18 available in the Premier League. The Londoners were outscored 8-7 over the course of the last six games, however.

Spurs are favourites to win at full-time versus Burnley. The Clarets are at the best betting odds of 11/4 to win at full-time. Spurs are at the best betting odds of 107/100 to win at full-time at Turf Moor for the third straight match in all competitions.

Burnley and Tottenham Hotspur have played previously this season in the Carabao Cup. Spurs won 1-0 thanks to a second-half goal from Lucas Moura. Tottenham Hotspur were under the management of Nuno Espirito Santo, however.

Four of the last 14 matches in all competitions between Burnley and Tottenham Hotspur finished as draws. Bookies’ best betting odds on a draw at full-time are at 51/20. Burnley have drawn the Premier League’s second-most matches this season. Six of their 12 matches in the league have finished as stalemates.

Burnley vs Tottenham Hotspur Team News

The Burnley duo of James Tarkowski and Ashley Westwood are both suspended for the match on Sunday. Burnley have received the second-most yellow cards in the Premier League this season. They have received 28 yellow cards, but no red cards.

Ashley Barnes is a doubt to play due to a slight injury. Dale Stephens is a major doubt due to a long-term injury issue. Maxwel Cornet leads Burnley in goals with five this season in seven appearances.

Conte will be without three players for the fixture. Cristian Romero, Giovani Lo Celso, and Dane Scarlett are all set to miss the game. Son Heung-min lead Spurs in goals this season with four in 11 appearances. Harry Kane has scored just one goal and remains out of form. He did score against Mura on Thursday night in the Europa Conference League.

According to an interview with Conte following the team’s 2-1 loss to Mura on Thursday night, the manager stated he isn’t happy with the squad’s quality. Conte has already identified the players he wants to sign in January.

Burnley vs Tottenham Hotspur H2H

Spurs have won three straight matches in all competitions against Burnley to nil. The teams played earlier this season in the EFL Cup with Spurs winning 1-0 thanks to a Lucas Moura goal. Burnley’s last win against Tottenham Hotspur was in 2018-19. The win came at Turf Moor as the Clarets won 2-1.

Burnley are unbeaten in three straight matches at Turf Moor ahead of matchday 13. Spurs are winless in back-to-back away matches in the league. In addition, they are coming off of a 2-1 loss away in Slovenia on Thursday.

Burnley vs Tottenham Hotspur Predictions

Tottenham to win to nil @ 13/5 - BET NOW

 

Tottenham Hotspur have won three straight matches against Burnley in all competitions. Sure, Burnley are scoring goals, seven in their last three league matches, but Tottenham Hotspur are a step up in quality. Despite Spurs’ issues, they should bounce back at the weekend following their loss to Mura. Our betting tips prediction is for Tottenham Hotspur to win to nil.

Halftime result: DRAW @ 11/10 - BET NOW

 

Burnley have drawn six of their 12 Premier League matches in 2021-22. Four of their last six matches in the league finished as draws in the league. Seven of their last 13 games in all competitions for Burnley were draws at halftime. Eight of Spurs’ 21 games in all competitions were draws at halftime. Meanwhile, 10 of the last 14 matches between Burnley and Tottenham Hotspur were draws at halftime. Our betting tips prediction is for Burnley and Tottenham Hotspur to draw at halftime on Sunday.

First team to score: Tottenham Hotspur @ 8/11 - BET NOW

 

The last three matches in all competitions between Burnley and Tottenham Hotspur saw the latter score first. Our betting tips prediction is for Spurs to play better than they did against Mura. They may struggle for parts of the game having played in Slovenia in midweek. In the end, Conte’s Spurs should get the win needed to push up the table.

Tottenham Hotspur could move into the Premier League’s top five with a victory at full-time. Conte has a lot more work to do than many people believed when Santo was dismissed in October. Spurs are unbeaten in three straight league matches but will make it four straight without a defeat.

Tottenham Hotspur have a run of matches that could see them collect points and fight for a top-four place. Burnley have a more difficult run of fixtures with two of their next four matches in the league being relegation six-pointers.