Sheffield United 1-4 Burnley: Clarets boost survival hopes as victory over rock bottom Blades in relegation six-pointer moves Vincent Kompany's side just three points from safety

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By Ross Heppenstall

Published: 11:57 EDT, 20 April 2024 | Updated: 11:57 EDT, 20 April 2024

Burnley kept their Premier League endurance hopes aft beating Sheffield United 4-1.

Jacob Bruun Larsen and Lorenz Assignon some recovered nan nett successful nan first half to put Vincent Kompany's broadside successful power earlier Gustavo Hamer halved nan deficit.

However, goals from Lyle Foster and substitute Johann Berg Gudmundsson aft nan break moved nan Clarets conscionable 3 points adrift of safety.


The stone bottommost hosts, meanwhile, look each but destined for an contiguous return to nan Championship pinch nan spread betwixt them and 17th spot now 10 points. 

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MATCH FACTS

Sheffield United: Grbic, Bogle, Ahmedhodzic, Trusty, Osborn, Souza (Archer, 68), Arblaster, McAtee, Hamer (Norwood 78), Brereton Diaz, McBurnie (Brooks 78)

Subs not used: Foderingham, Ben Slimane, Larouci, Curtis, Holgate, Osula

Goals: Hamer 52

Booked: Osborn

Manager: Chris Wilder

Burnley: Muric, Assignon, O'Shea, Esteve, Taylor, Vitinho (Gudmundsson, 70), Cullen, Berge, Bruun Larsen (Brownhill, 59), Foster (Fofana 84), Odobert (Amdouni 85)

Subs not used: Trafford, Rodriguez, Benson, Ekdal, Tresor

Goals: Larsen 38, Assignon 40, Foster 58, Gudmundsson 71

Manager: Vincent Kompany 


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