• Burnley's only previous Barclays Premier League home game against Manchester United saw them win 1-0 thanks to a goal from Robbie Blake.
  • Manchester United have won five of their last six encounters with Burnley, keeping a clean sheet in each victory.
  • Manchester United have won only two of their last six Premier League games in August (D2 L2).
  • United have the lowest cross completion rate in the Premier League so far this season (5% - excl. corners).
  • Angel Di Maria has assisted 11 goals in his last 11 league appearances.
  • Robin van Persie has failed to hit any sort of shot in each of his last two Premier League appearances - the first time that this has happening in his Man Utd career.
  • Burnley have played Manchester City, Liverpool, Tottenham, Chelsea and now Manchester Utd in their last five Premier League games at Turf Moor.
  • Burnley have kept only three clean sheets in 40 Premier League games but one of them came at home to Manchester United in August 2009.
  • The Clarets are one of two teams (along with Barnsley) never to draw a Premier League game 0-0.
  • Of the seven ever-present teams in the Premier League, Manchester United have played in the lowest proportion of 0-0 draws (5.5%).