Opta Stats: Burnley v Manchester City

Can Manchester City close the gap at the top with victory over Burnley. Opta has the answers.

There have been 45 goals scored in the last nine matches between Burnley and Manchester City in all competitions. Over 2.5 goals is 1.75/7.

City are unbeaten in their last six visits to Turf Moor in all competitions, winning the last five in a row and scoring 17 times in the last four. They are 1.454/9 to win again.

In the last 68 league matches where Man City have been two goals ahead at any stage, Burnley are the only team to come back to get any kind of a result when they drew 2-2 at the Etihad back in December. Another draw is priced at 5.14/1.

City are unbeaten in their last 13 matches in all competitions against Burnley (W8 D5 L0). They are 2.226/5 to win half-time/full-time.

Burnley won five of their first six home games in the Premier League (W5 L1) but since then have won just five of the last 27 (W5 D10 L12). The draw half-time/Manchester City full-time is 4.67/2.

The Clarets have scored just 13 goals in 14 Premier League home games this season. City are 2.3811/8 to keep a clean sheet.

Manchester City have lost just three of their last 27 Premier League away games (W17 D7 L3). They are 3.211/5 to win both halves.

No home team has stopped Manchester City from scoring in their last 20 Premier League away matches. Over 3.5 goals is 2.6613/8.

Manchester City have fired in 469 shots (inc. blocked) this season, the most in the Premier League. Both teams to score is 1.845/6.

Manchester City have scored 998 goals in the Premier League. They are 8.415/2 to make it 1000 with a 2-0 win.