Burnley

Burnley

1st in English League Championship

Birthday boy Tom Cleverley wins it for Watford Birthday boy Tom Cleverley wins it for Watford

Watford records its second victory of the season thanks to Tom Cleverley's first-half finish.

UPDATE 1-Soccer-Burnley edge 1-0 past Huddersfield in Kompany's Championship debut UPDATE 1-Soccer-Burnley edge 1-0 past Huddersfield in Kompany's Championship debut

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Ian Maatsen opens scoring for Burnley Ian Maatsen opens scoring for Burnley

Ian Maatsen right-foots a shot from an assist by Ashley Barnes, giving Burnley a 1-0 lead.

Kompany faces huge challenge at Burnley as realities of relegation start to bite Kompany faces huge challenge at Burnley as realities of relegation start to bite

The ex-Manchester City captain is the latest Premier League great to take on a coaching job in England. Will Vincent Kompany have the right answer?

Kompany 'had other offers' before taking Burnley job Kompany 'had other offers' before taking Burnley job

New Burnley manager Vincent Kompany says he wasn't short of offers from a range of clubs before deciding to take the job with the Clarets.

Manchester City legend Vincent Kompany appointed Burnley boss Manchester City legend Vincent Kompany appointed Burnley boss

Former Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has been appointed manager of Burnley, the club announced on Tuesday.

Premier League final day: Man City win dramatic title over Liverpool, Tottenham claim UCL spot, Burnley relegated Premier League final day: Man City win dramatic title over Liverpool, Tottenham claim UCL spot, Burnley relegated

Man City were crowned Premier League champions in the most dramatic circumstances, while Spurs landed fourth and Burnley were relegated.

Burnley relegated with narrow defeat vs. Newcastle United Burnley relegated with narrow defeat vs. Newcastle United

Burnley were relegated from the Premier League after a 2-1 home defeat by Newcastle United on the final day of the season on Sunday.

Leeds, Burnley threaten Everton with legal action over finances in relegation row - sources Leeds, Burnley threaten Everton with legal action over finances in relegation row - sources

Leeds and Burnley want an independent commission to decide whether Everton have seriously breached the financial regulations, sources told ESPN.

Burnley close on Premier League survival with draw at Villa Burnley close on Premier League survival with draw at Villa

Burnley moved out of the relegation zone heading into the final day of the season, following a 1-1 draw at Aston Villa on Thursday.

The VAR Review: Barnes handball, penalties for Richarlison, Jesus The VAR Review: Barnes handball, penalties for Richarlison, Jesus

We take a look at the weekend's big VAR talking points, with a host of penalty decisions taking centre stage.

Tottenham take top four spot with narrow win over Burnley Tottenham take top four spot with narrow win over Burnley

Tottenham Hotspur turned up the pressure on Arsenal as they moved into the top four of the Premier League thanks to a 1-0 win against Burnley.

Who will be the third relegated team from the Premier League? Who will be the third relegated team from the Premier League?

Gab Marcotti predicts the final team to be relegated from the Premier League with Watford and Norwich.

Aston Villa deepen Burnley's relegation worries with win at Turf Moor Aston Villa deepen Burnley's relegation worries with win at Turf Moor

A resurgent Aston Villa beat Burnley 3-1 at Turf Moor in the Premier League on Saturday, halting the home side's mini-revival.

Are Everton doomed to relegation after late Burnley win? Are Everton doomed to relegation after late Burnley win?

Steve Nicol sees Everton being relegated after Burnley pulled off a stunning late win vs. Watford.

Burnley bounce back to beat Watford 2-1 in relegation thriller Burnley bounce back to beat Watford 2-1 in relegation thriller

Jack Cork and Josh Brownhill both scored late goals as Burnley beat second-from-bottom Watford 2-1 in a pulsating Premier League relegation battle.

Burnley moved out of bottom three with win over Wolves Burnley moved out of bottom three with win over Wolves

Burnley climbed out of the Premier League relegation zone as they beat Wolverhampton Wanderers 1-0 on Sunday.

Burnley keep pressure on Everton with win over Saints Burnley keep pressure on Everton with win over Saints

Burnley piled the pressure back on Everton in the Premier League relegation battle with a 2-0 win over Southampton on Thursday.

Tomas Soucek strike helps West Ham draw with managerless Burnley Tomas Soucek strike helps West Ham draw with managerless Burnley

West Ham United midfielder Tomas Soucek scored his fifth league goal of the season to snatch a 1-1 draw against Burnley on Saturday.

Arteta and Vieira praise 'phenomenal' Dyche Arteta and Vieira praise 'phenomenal' Dyche

Mikel Arteta and Patrick Vieira speak about Burnley's sacking of Sean Dyche.

Burnley announce shock sacking of Sean Dyche after 10 years in charge Burnley announce shock sacking of Sean Dyche after 10 years in charge

Burnley have sacked manager Sean Dyche in a surprise announcement, the club confirmed on Friday.

What every Premier League manager would be like if they managed an actual office What every Premier League manager would be like if they managed an actual office

Which Premier League bosses would star in the commercial sector, riding a wave of regular promotions, and which would be more like Michael Scott?

Lees-Melou, Pukki strike as Norwich sink Burnley Lees-Melou, Pukki strike as Norwich sink Burnley

Norwich City midfielder Pierre Lees-Melou scored his first goal for the club and Teemu Pukki's late strike secured a 2-0 win over Burnley.

Everton stumble deeper into trouble with 3-2 defeat at Burnley Everton stumble deeper into trouble with 3-2 defeat at Burnley

Everton fell deeper into relegation trouble with Burnley's Maxwel Cornet striking an 85th minute winner as the home side fought back to win.

Manchester City see off Burnley, leapfrog Liverpool in title tussle Manchester City see off Burnley, leapfrog Liverpool in title tussle

Manchester City responded to momentarily losing top spot in the Premier League by returning to the summit courtesy of a 2-0 win at Burnley.

Championship Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Burnley 21 +17 41
2 Sheffield Unit.. 21 +16 38
3 Blackburn Rove.. 21 +2 36
4 Watford 21 +6 33
5 Norwich City 21 +6 32
6 Millwall 20 +4 31
7 Queens Park Ra.. 21 +2 31
8 Swansea City 21 -1 31
9 Preston North .. 21 -2 31
10 Luton Town 21 +1 30
11 Coventry City 19 +3 29
12 Reading 21 -7 29
13 Birmingham Cit.. 21 +3 28
14 Middlesbrough 21 +3 27
15 Sunderland 20 +3 27
16 Rotherham Unit.. 21 -1 26
17 Stoke City 21 -5 25
18 Bristol City 21 -2 24
19 Cardiff City 21 -8 24
20 Hull City 21 -14 24
21 West Bromwich .. 20 0 23
22 Wigan Athletic 21 -10 23
23 Blackpool 21 -9 22
24 Huddersfield T.. 20 -7 19
Full Standings

Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
9 Jay Rodriguez 9 17 1
23 Nathan Tella 6 19 1
8 Josh Brownhill 5 20 5

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
8 Josh Brownhill 5 20 5
29 Ian Maatsen 4 16 1
17 Benson Manuel 3 18 5