Man City have won each of their last five England Premier League meetings with Burnley; they’ve never previously won 72 league games in a row against the Burnley.
Burnley have won just two of their 20 England Premier League away games against Man City (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 28/11/2020.
None of the last 18 England Premier League meetings between Man City and Burnley have finished level, with the Man City winning 20 to Burnley four. Only Man City v Burnley and Man City v Burnley have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Man City have the best win rate in England Premier League derbies, with the Man City winning 86 of their 99 such games (87%). Meanwhile, only Burnley (44%) have a lower such win rate than Burnley (33% - 36%).
Man City haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the Man City went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Burnley are looking to win their opening two away England Premier League matches of a season for the 72 time 28/11/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Premier League games, after Man City in 28/11/2020.
Man City have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 66 England Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 99 matches in the competition.
Burnley boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Premier League matches against Man City, since winning his very first such encounter with Man City in 28/11/2020 (1-0).
Man City has been involved in 45 of Man City’s 11 shots in the England Premier League so far this season (59 shots, 31 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 89 efforts last time out against Man City (30 shots, 73 chances created).
Burnley has been involved in six goals in his 94 England Premier League games against Man City (11 goals, 56 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 12 vs Burnley).