Burnley showed huge reserves of fight, spirit and guts to emerge from a tight match against Southampton with a vital 1-0 win on Saturday afternoon.
The Clarets are out of the bottom three and looking up after Ashley Barnes' deflected finish stole all three points following Tom Heaton's brilliant penalty save from Dusan Tadic.
Heaton's heroics were crucial to the victory after George Boyd had switched off and tripped Ryan Bertrand as he entered the box. The goalkeeper has now saved three of...
Sean Dyche felt Burnley deserved the luck that helped them beat Southampton 1-0 on Saturday to claim a third win in six Premier League games.
Ashley Barnes' deflected shot in the 73rd minute, after Tom Heaton had earlier saved Dusan Tadic's penalty, earned the Clarets a narrow victory over the Saints.
It was enough to lift Burnley out of the relegation zone, at least until QPR play Everton on Monday.
"You need a scratch of luck and we got that with the goal," Dyche said. "It can't be said for the...
Tom Heaton and Ashley Barnes were the heroes as Burnley picked up their third win of the season against stuttering Southampton to climb out of the relegation zone.
Heaton saved Dusan Tadic's penalty on the hour mark and with 73 minutes gone Barnes scored his second goal of the campaign to earn the Clarets a 1-0 victory.
After defeats by three of the biggest teams in the league, this looked an ideal chance for Southampton to get their top-four bid back on track, but they slipped to a fourth successive...