Three reasons Burnley will cause an upset vs Man United

As Burnley prepare to face Manchester United this weekend, most neutrals are only backing one team.

Indeed, the Red Devils are seven places higher than the Clarets in the Premier League table and outspent the Lancashire outfit by almost tenfold during the summer transfer window.

Perhaps most importantly, United boast home advantage, with Saturday’s game hosted in the safety of Old Trafford.

Jose Mourinho has lost just once at the Theatre of Dreams across all competitions since being appointed United gaffer in the summer, whilst Burnley have lost all four of their outings on the road, scoring just one goal in the process.

But we at Football FanCast have caught a whiff of the winds of change and despite Burnley’s tribulations away from Turf Moor, we’re tipping them to cause an upset in Saturday’s 3pm kickoff.

Are we crazy, are we foolish? Perhaps. But there is some logic to our prophecy…