Match: Burnley – Middlesbrough Preview, Predictions and Betting Tips
Date: Tuesday, 19 April, 2016
Start time: 19:45 GMT
The leader Middlesbrough travel to Burnley in a match of the interim 43 round of Championship. The game is on Tuesday, April 19, from 19:45 at the stadium “Turf Moor”.
The team of Burnley relegated from the Premier League last season and the whole city dreams Sean Dyke and his boys to return the fastest way into the elite. Four rounds before the end of the season the team is in second place with a total of 83 points, two less than leader Middlesbrough. Third in the ranking team of Brighton is 81 points, so that a possible offshoot Burnley could lose his place in the Top 2, which guarantees direct promotion “Premiership”.
After three consecutive draws, whose bones first place in the Burnley team beat Leeds 1:0 on April 9, and a week later beat Birmingham 2:1 as a guest. So “The Clarets” kept a good chance of returning to the Premier League victory over Middlesbrough will mean that Sean Dyke and Company have almost finished their work. Burnley is one of the best hosts in the league, with only two losses in 21 games at home, so that fans expect new good game from their pets on Tuesday night.
Middlesbrough is immaculate and recently ordered six consecutive wins, which climbed to the top position in the ranking. The team from “Riverside” have much more severe program of his rival as there are households in Ipswich and Brighton and visit of Birmingham. More and teams from the first half of the standings, but in the last round against Brighton perhaps waiting direct battle for a place in the Top 2.
In the last round Boro have hard over the last Bolton 2:1 as Jordan Rhodes please fans of the team with two goals in the final minutes to allow Aitor Karanka and company to greet succes. Before that Middlesbrough recorded three wins at home. On April 1st beat QPR 3:2 at ‘Loftus Road’ and they are in a series of two consecutive wins away from home.
The task of Middlesbrough against Burnley will be very difficult given the domestic form of “The Clarets”, so expect a very close match in which due to aspiration of both teams to victory can see goals in both doors.