Burnley’s bid for survival within the Premier League continues with the go to to Aston Villa on Saturday afternoon.
Caretaker Mike Jackson has guided the Clarets to a few straight Premier League victories. The final time Burnley collected 4 prime wins on the spin was April 2018 on its solution to a seventh place.
Here’s what XI Jackson can use to duplicate the feat 4 years in the past.
Burnley have climbed away from the drop zone / Julian Finney / GettyImages
Nick Pope (GK) – Burnley’s primary wants one other suspension to get double-digit zeros for his or her fourth season on the spin.
Connor Roberts (RB) – This summer time’s arrival had to attend till February to make his first Premier League look at Turf Moor, however has began each house sport since then.
Nathan Collins (CB) – The 21-year-old Irish nationwide staff participant has defeated Villa extra typically than some other membership he has met in his profession (three wins in three matches).
James Tarkowski (CB) – Despite taking his tenth yellow card of the season final weekend, Burnley’s common skipper deviated from a suspension given the season’s superior stage.
Charlie Taylor (LB) – This season alone, Taylor has matched the variety of assists he has collected throughout his first 4 Premier League campaigns (three).
Dwight McNeil (RM) – Shifted to the appropriate wing for 3 of his final 4 begins, McNeil’s elevated affect has not been mirrored in his objectives and assists but (zero objectives, one help).
Jack Cork (CM) – Will undoubtedly be saved after scoring his first Premier League aim since December 2018 final weekend.
Josh Brownhill (CM) – In Ashley Westwood’s absence in three video games, Brownhill has both scored or created three objectives, as many as he may rating in his earlier 71 prime video games.
Aaron Lennon (LM) – The skilled 35-year-old scored in his newest look towards Aston Villa – despite the fact that it was greater than six years in the past.
Wout Weghorst (ST) – Jackson was by no means pleased to get off after an hour final weekend, however Jackson confused: “Wout has not done anything wrong”, and put the resolution to a administration of fatigue.
Matej Vydra (ST) – While Jay Rodriguez is going through a race towards time to get well from a problematic hoarding, Jackson can flip to the most recent aim scorer at Turf Moor.