- Thu Feb 22 5:29 PM
BURNLEY’S injury crisis is on the verge of easing, with captain and goalkeeper Tom Heaton playing his first game in over five months in a behind closed doors meeting with Blackpool, striker Chris Wood coming through 70 minutes and midfielder Dean Marney completing 90 minutes.
- Thu Feb 22 4:46 PM
Burnley's injury woes are easing - although manager Sean Dyche has had to add himself to the casualty list. The Clarets headed to Portugal for a short training break, where Dyche ruptured a thigh.
- Tue Feb 20 5:08 PM
BURNLEY captain Tom Heaton played his first game since suffering a dislocated shoulder in September, coming through the full 90 minutes of the Clarets' 1-1 draw with Blackpool behind closed doors.
- Tue Feb 20 4:30 PM
Burnley and England goalkeeper Tom Heaton plays his first match since having surgery on a dislocated shoulder in September.
|We didn't look anywhere near how we played last weekend and I reminded the players of that at half-time,
Dyche told Sky Sports.
It was a resolute performance,
Dyche said. It's difficult here, I've got a lot of respect for Neil, they make it difficult, they're on the front foot, they get the ball early, they put the ball in the box from virtually everywhere.
I remember the first time we got in the Premier League, a very experienced manager said get ready for not as many nice weekends with the family,
Dyche said. Premier League wins are harder to come by, so maybe he's thinking of that. The Premier League puts you at a stretch. When those wins...
Robbie is on his way back, he'll play again next week then that's the end of his pre-season games wise,