Drawing a draw at Old Trafford 2-2, Burnley confirmed its status as the strongest middleweight of the English Premier League. Although this success for “burgundy” is the only one in the last seven matches. Team Sean Dajch also played a draw with “Brighton” and “Huddersfield” on the road. All other meetings Burnley lost. At home, “burgundy” lost to Totenham – 0-3 and Liverpool 1: 2, while away Manchester City 1: 4 and Crystal Palace 0: 1. In total, “Burnley” was defeated in three of the last five fights in his field, but all these meetings, the team played with the representatives of the Dajcha top-six. Another grandee who managed to beat the “burgundy” in their lair is “Arsenal” – 1: 0.
A series of tie results during the Christmas period turned the chances of Manchester United into the title from minimal to ghost. And two of these unsuccessful matches, “red devils” held at Old Trafford. First, Mourinho’s wards played a draw on the road with Lester 2-2, then rebounded in a home match against Burnley 2-2, and before the New Year they failed to crack Southampton’s defense – 0-0. However, in 2018, Manchester United started to win again, beating Everton 2-0 at Goodison, figuring in the Cup with the Derby 2-0, and in the last meeting, defeating Stoke 3-0 . In total, MJ does not miss four matches in a row, but on the road “red devils” were defended to zero in only one of the seven previous fights in the Premier League.