Burnley and Manchester City will meet in the 15th round of the Premier League.
Burnley, in 10th place, have 18 points from five wins, three draws and six encounters.
Sean Dietsch hopes to achieve a positive result tonight, although he knows that Man City will be a very difficult opponent, especially after his results deteriorated in the previous rounds compared to the previous two seasons.
On the other hand, Manchester City will play the game tonight with the slogan of winning only, especially as City are in third place, with 29 points, collected from nine wins and two draws and lost three games.
Man City manager Pep Guardiola is seeking to stop the bleeding points in the Premier League, especially as the gap widened with leaders Liverpool to 11 points, after Manchester City drew in the last round at Newcastle with two goals each.
Man City lost 5 points in their last four Premier League games in November, losing 1-0 to Liverpool at Anfield in the 12th round, and then fell into a 2-0 away draw. Newcastle in the fourteenth round.
Crystal Palace are 11th in the Premier League with 18 points, two ahead of Bournemouth.
Start date: 03. Dec 2019, 22:15
Venue: Turf Moor
Referee: Jonathan Moss, England.
James Tarkowski is set to make his 100th Premier League appearance.
If selected, Ashley Barnes will become the first player to make 150 Premier League appearances for the club.
Barnes has scored 12 Premier League goals against the traditional “big six”.
If he is named in goal, Nick Pope will make his 50th Premier League appearance.
None of Burnley’s last 14 Premier League home games have ended in a draw. Burnley have won seven and lost seven. Southampton were the last side to draw at Turf Moor.
Riyad Mahrez has scored 49 Premier League goals – 39 for Leicester City and ten for his current employers.