Burnley predicted the lineup vs Leeds

Burnley host Leeds on Sunday afternoon of their newest try and finish the dropping streak at Turf Moor.

The Clarets have misplaced their final 5 Premier League video games at residence – the membership’s longest sequence since seven setbacks within the nineteenth century, sure the nineteenth century. In reality, Burnley have recorded only one residence win within the Premier League all through 2021 – as many as newly promoted Brentford.

Here’s lineup Sean Dyche might name to finish his Turf Moor turmoil.

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Nick Pope (GK) – Back in England, which was established after ravenous the bitter tablet of lacking the Euro 2020 squad by harm, solely health issues have marked the Pope’s spectacular spell between the sticks for Burnley.

Matthew Lowton (RB) – There could also be few gamers within the annals of Premier League historical past who can boast that each objective they scored was pretty much as good as Matthew Lowton’s least spectacular blow. It could also be unlikely that he’ll discover the web (solely three targets) but when he does, historical past means that it can be a fairly particular objective.

James Tarkowski (CB) – Despite consecutive summers for not so subtly seeking to transfer, Tarkowski stays not solely a Burnley participant, but in addition one in all their most important.

Ben Mee (CB) – The significance of Burnley’s captain for his aspect was painfully emphasised final season: with Mee on the group, Burnley collected 37 factors from 30 video games – they didn’t win any of the eight video games he missed and misplaced six.

Charlie Taylor (LB) – The boy Leeds fan has been named for the nationwide group by his supervisor. It could also be a great distance off, however this uncommon of all animals – a defensive minded – is barely not noted of a Burnley XI.

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Johann Berg Gudmundsson (RM) – A participant whose worth clearly derives from sources aside from targets and assists (three objective contributions in his final 34 Premier League appearances) Gudmundsson’s begin XI standing may be challenged after the return of Aaron Lennon.

Ashley Westwood (CM) – Nearly a 3rd of Burnley’s anticipated targets (xG) final season got here from lifeless balls (based on Opta) – the most important share within the division. With this in thoughts, the return of their set-architect-in-chief is kind of essential.

Jack Cork (CM) – As the one member of the present squad to be a part of Burnley’s first Premier League season at a distant age when Dyche was not the membership’s supervisor (2009/10), Cork brings unparalleled expertise to Claret’s midfield.

Dwight McNeil (LM) – On a aspect that is understood for its work pace fairly than deceit, McNeil provides a much-needed layer of silk to the metal set.

Ashley Barnes (kneeling) and Chris Wood have been paired ahead for Burnley for the reason that latter got here in 2017 / Alex Pantling / Getty Images

Chris Wood (ST) – As one in all solely 9 gamers to attain not less than ten Premier League targets in every of the final 4 seasons, Chris Wood’s consistency and productiveness can slip below the radar off Turf Moor.

Ashley Barnes (ST) – Burnley could also be left with one in all the division’s lightest squads, however a uncommon trace of depth may be discovered on the entrance when Barnes encounters Jay Rodriguez on a dock subsequent to Wood.

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