Burnley host Chelsea on Thursday evening in the Premier League. The Clarets will be full of confidence after beating Leicester City on Saturday. They have all but secured a Europa League spot, unless Southampton, against all odds, win the FA Cup.
Sean Dyche will know Chelsea are there for the taking after picking up just four points from their last three games. Antonio Conte’s men needed a late rally against Southampton on Saturday to come from 2-0 down to pick up all three points.
Our unique algorithm has predicted the Burnley side it believes will start the game.
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