Burnley are a tough nut to crack

Premier League: Burnley – Manchester City (Tuesday, 21:15)

Burnley are set to face off against Man City this Tuesday at 21:15. In their most-recent game, Burnley had to stomach another loss, their fifth of the season, to Crystal Palace. The last game for Manchester City saw them come away with just a draw.

Burnley definitely have room for improvement, standing at ninth in the league.

After 12 games and only two defeats, Man City are on a roll with 26 points in the bank. Thanks to their performances this year, those watching visiting side have used only the edge of the seats they bought. Nobody else in the Premier League have scored more than them this year, 34 in total. It has been a good run of form for Manchester City in recent weeks - 10 points in their last five games.

Burnley will be on notice when they go into the game that any defensive slip-ups may cost them dearly since Man City are averaging 2.83 goals per match this season. Manchester City have played well on the road, something that bodes well for them in their forthcoming match against Burnley.

Burnley are up against it this time, comparing their recent lacklustre performances against those of Man City.