Manchester City travels to Burnley on Wednesday evening to extend their lead at the top of the table, and the pundits agree with their predictions of how Pep Guardiola’s side will fare

Manchester City will seek to restore their three-point lead at the top of the Premier League when they travel to Sean Dyches Burnley on Wednesday night

City has been in great shape lately and has won the last eight league games since they lost 2-0 to Tottenham Hotspur on Jan. November not lost

City have again conceded a goal in 1-0 win over Sheffield United over the weekend, marking the fifth time in their last five games, a clear example of the defensive improvement that Pep Guardiola and his players have made

Gabriel Jesus scored the all-important winning goal while Kevin de Bruyne’s absence was barely felt by a team that seemed to be shifting into top gear

And City are set to resume their recent Premier League attack against Burnley on Wednesday The experts agree that Burnley will have difficulty holding onto the leader’s coattails

Michael Owen predicts a 2-0 win for City in his “Bet Victor” column, who should “step on the gas”

“Burnley went down 2-0 at Stamford Bridge on Sunday and faces another big test when they host Manchester City,” he wrote

“City have just really stepped on the gas and they will be aiming for no less than three points here before the big game against Liverpool on Sunday

“Burnley can be difficult to play on their day, but I think City will have too much in that case”

And BBC sports expert Mark Lawrenson fully agrees with the former Liverpool striker and also predicts a 2-0 win in the city

“Burnley was a little subdued against Chelsea on Sunday and maybe their efforts against Aston Villa and Liverpool in recent days have caught up with them,” he wrote

“This is going to be another tough night for the Clarets – City have had a great record against them lately, winning their last seven games Pep Guardiola’s team is currently playing well. They keep winning “

The result brought them to the top of the table, albeit shortly before Manchester United’s home game against Sheffield United

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Sergio Aguero is still a few weeks away from returning after testing positive for the coronavirus earlier this year

They will try to hit the club record with six goals in a row, while now they have conceded 20 goals in all competitions, five more than any other team in Europe’s top 5 leagues

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