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Thiago Silva will return to the Chelsea defence at Burnley (Picture: Getty Images) Burnley host Chelsea in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon as the Clarets still look for their first win of the campaign. It has been a dreadful start to the season for Sean Dyche's side, picking up just one point from their first five matches and stuck in the relegation zone. Chelsea travel to Turf Moor with just two wins out of their first six games, although their only defeat has come at the hands of champions Liverpool. When is Burnley vs Chelsea? The match kicks-off at 3pm on Saturday 31 October at Turf Moor.
The match is being shown on BT Sport Box Office and will cost £14.95. Burnley vs Chelsea team news Head-to-head in last five meetings 11 Jan 2020: Chelsea 3-0 Burnley – Premier League 28 Oct 2018: Burnley 0-4 Chelsea – Premier League 19 Apr 2018: Burnley 1-2 Chelsea – Premier League MORE: Chelsea boss Frank Lampard reveals what impressed him when he first spoke to Hakim Ziyech Frank Lampard's Blues enjoyed a big win over Krasnodar in the Europa League in midweek and seem to be finding their groove with the addition of Hakim Ziyech to the first team and Christian Pulisic also getting up to speed. Burnley meanwhile have found the going tough so far this season but did push Spurs close last time out and showed signs of their old selves returning. The Blues are back on the road as they return to Premier League action with a trip to Burnley. Chelsea eased to a 4-0 Champions League win at Krasnodar on Wednesday, with Hakim Ziyech in sparkling form as Frank Lampard's forward line clicked in Russia.
Frank Lampard's men have started the new campaign in mixed form, but only recently has the Blues manager had a fully-fit squad to choose from. Getty Images - Getty 2 The Blues have drawn their last two Sean Dyche's side have looked a shadow of the team which finished tenth last season, claiming just one point from their opening five, but Chelsea will be wary that all bad runs must end somewhere. Fans who want to watch this one will have to dip into their pocket after the Premier League decided to stick with their current pay-per-view arrangements until November's international break at least. LATEST FOOTBALL NEWS concern Werner forced to come in as Chelsea suffer last-minute injury blow at Burnley HE'S BACK Eden Hazard scores first Real Madrid goal in over a year with thunderbolt strike respect Why Walker chose not to celebrate stunning goal as Man City edged Sheffield United THEORY 'Is Alisson more pivotal to Liverpool?' - Van Dijk's importance for Reds questioned DONE DEAL Man City beat United in race to sign Serbian wonderkid from Partizan Belgrade RIP Why English football failed late Nobby Stiles – 'A World Cup winner deserved better' as you were What happens to the Premier League if there is a second national lockdown? The match will take place at Turf Moor at 3pm on Saturday, October 31.
Who will join Frank Lampard's Blues? Chelsea will be looking for their first Premier League win since early October when they go to Burnley on Saturday. The Blues have drawn their last two league games, leaving them 10th in the table with nine points from their opening six matches. Opponents Burnley are one of four sides still looking for their first three points of the season, with just one draw to show for their efforts so far this term. What time is Burnley vs Chelsea? Only three Premier League games are being played on Saturday, and Chelsea 's trip to Lancashire is the second of those. The action at Turf Moor will start at 3pm, shortly after Sheffield United vs Manchester City. The final Premier League fixture is Liverpool vs West Ham at Anfield, a match that starts at 5.30pm. Burnley vs Chelsea TV channel and live stream The controversial pay-per-view plan is in place for Burnley vs Chelsea on Saturday. Fans will need to spend £14.95 to watch the match on BT Sport Box Office, even if they're already BT Sport subscribers. BT Sport Box Office can be bought online. The broadcaster says: "You can watch on mobile devices, Mac or PC with the BT Sport Box Office app for iOS and Android. Burnley vs Chelsea odds Chelsea are odds on favourites to win at Turf Moor on Saturday, 8/15 with thepools.com It will have been a buoyant journey, though, after their comprehensive 4-0 win, and Chelsea have relished their trips to Turf Moor in recent seasons, winning on their last three visits and scoring four times in each of the last two seasons. Scorer of the last goal in Krasnodar, Chelsea winger Christian Pulisic bagged a hat-trick in the same fixture last season and is 9/2 to score the first goal and 11/8 to score at any time.