Burnley strengthened their hold at the top of the EFL Championship after a 3-1 victory over Middlesbrough. The hosts earned their third consecutive win but finished the match with ten men. Duncan Watmore gave the visitors an early lead in the second half. Manuel Benson scored a brace, and an own goal from Jonny Howson earned three points for the hosts. Connor Roberts was the recipient of the red card. This loss ended Boro’s three-match winning streak.

We’ve broken down all the key stats for you to digest, including;

* shot maps

* xG (expected goals)

* pass networks

* positional attacks

* defensive duels

* key players

* average positions and much more!

We also try to answer some questions for you with the visuals;

What were the attacking zones for Burnley? What were the aerial duels winning zones for Middlesbrough?

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EFL Championship Stats: Burnley vs Middlesbrough