Burnley vs Birmingham. Prediction for the Championship match

Burnley and Birmingham will play in the 24th round of the English Championship. Now the opponents are in different parts of the table. Is there an obvious bet on the success of the hosts, who are leaders in the tournament? Read our prediction for the match on December 27th.

Our Expert Predictions & Analysis on Burnley vs Birmingham


Burnley are currently top of the English Championship. For 23 rounds, the club was able to score 47 points - the same as Sheffield from second place. But the rest of the rivals are far behind the leaders - the gap is eight or more points.

In recent meetings, the "burgundy" almost only won. Only once in five rounds Vincent Kompany's wards lost points - 2:5 with Sheffield. Also last week, Burnley played Manchester United in the League Cup and lost 0-2.


Birmingham, unlike Burnley, could not go as far in the Cup. The club played all matches only within the framework of the Championship recently. In the table, the Blues are far below their opponent in this meeting - in 13th place in the middle. The wards of John Eustace have 32 points in their assets - the same number of their neighbors above and below.

Recently, "Birmingham" rarely won - twice in five rounds. In the rest of the meetings, the Blues drew twice more and lost once.

Burnley vs Birmingham

Burnley vs Birmingham facts

  • Total over 2.5 goals - four of Burnley's five recent meetings have had more than two goals scored;
  • Exact score 3:0 - two of Burnley's last four games have ended 3-0;
  • Draw in the first half - Birmingham have not conceded in the first half of two of their three recent matches.

Game Totals Prediction

In this confrontation, we have no doubts about who is the favorite. Burnley are keen to return to the Premier League. The club is now in first place, which it does not intend to give to Sheffield. Therefore, the "burgundy", most likely, will confidently score three points in the game with "Birmingham".

We bet on the Asian handicap (-1) at Burnley. In the line from Mostbet, such an outcome received a quote of 2.23.

We also do not think that Birmingham will be able to impose a fight on the favorite here. Most likely, Burnley will be able to win with a clean sheet. After all, the Blues have not won so often lately. In a match with the league leader, the guests will not be easy.

We also make a bet that at least one club will not score. The bookmaker gives this option a coefficient of 1.83.

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