Is Burnley vs Leeds on TV today? Kick-off time, channel and how to watch Premier League fixture

All the important info around the top-flight clash

Alex Pattle
Saturday 15 May 2021 13:28
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Leeds players celebrate their victory over Tottenham
Leeds players celebrate their victory over Tottenham

Burnley welcome Leeds United to Turf Moor today as both sides seek to make it back-to-back victories in the Premier League.

In their last game, Burnley beat Fulham 2-0, relegating the Cottagers while ensuring their own place in the top flight next season.

Elsewhere, Leeds achieved a 3-1 win at home to Spurs, climbing into the top half of the table with three matches left this term.

Stuart Dallas, Patrick Bamford and Rodrigo were the goalscorers for Marcelo Bielsa’s side in that victory at Elland Road, while Ashley Westwood and Chris Wood netted for Sean Dyche’s Burnley last time out.

Here’s everything you need to know about today’s early Premier League kick-off:

When is it?

The game will kick off at 12.30pm BST at Turf Moor.

How can I watch it?

The match will air live on BT Sport 1. Subscribers can also stream it live on the broadcaster’s website and app.

What was the team news?

For Burnley, injured duo Robbie Brady and Kevin Long will miss out.

Bielsa could recall Liam Cooper following the Leeds captain’s four-match absence, but Adam Forshaw and Helder Costa will both be absent due to injuries.

Confirmed line-ups

Burnley: Peacock-Farrell; Lowton, Tarkowski, Mee(C), Taylor; Brownhill, Westwood, Cork, McNeil; Vydra, Wood.

Leeds: Meslier; Alioski, Struijk, Llorente, Ayling; K Phillips(C); Harrison, Dallas, Klich, Raphinha; Bamford.

Odds

Burnley: 11/5

Draw: 11/4

Leeds: 11/10

Prediction

Neither side has much to play for, so this one could come down to pure quality. Leeds to edge a competitive clash. Leeds 2-1 Burnley.

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