Burnley

2 reasons why Burnley could shock Chelsea in their first PL match of the season

Sean Dyche’s Burnley have been tipped as one of the favourites to suffer the drop this season in the pub but the Clarets’ supporters in-house are willing to use that as an advantage to prove the doubters wrong…

Turf Moor has seen four first-team additions walk through the door this summer, including the experienced duo of Phil Bardsley and Jonathan Walters, both moving from Stoke City, alongside left-back Charlie Taylor and midfielder Jack Cork.

Our Burnley-mad bar man remains optimistic ahead of the 2017/18 Premier League campaign as another enduring ten months is set for the Clarets, beginning with a tough trip to Antonio Conte’s defending champions Chelsea.

It will, of course, be a difficult outing for Dyche’s men but this is the top-flight and anything can happen, especially on the opening weekend of the season where clubs up and down the country aim to kick-off with a convincing start.

Here are TWO reasons why Burnley may be able to shock Chelsea when the two sides meet at Stamford Bridge on Saturday…..

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