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Actions from St Columbus v Illingworth, football at Savile Park. PIctured is Kyle Butler and Frank Odion

Odion double as Saints progress

Halifax AFL Division Two side St Columba’s were comfortable 5-2 winners at division higher Salem in the last 16 of the Halifax FA Saturday Cup at the weekend.

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Ryburn Utd v Sowerby Bridge in cup match, Wood Bottom, Ripponden. Pictured are Damien Watkins and Ashton Richardson

Two for Watkins as Bridge go second

Sowerby Bridge went second when they won the only game in the Haslem-Sheppard Halifax AFL’s top flight on Saturday.

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Jack Cork heads the opening goal against Swansea

Headmaster Cork loving life at Turf Moor

Headmaster Jack Cork is loving life at Turf Moor after his summer move from Swansea City.
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Brighouse Town v Atherton

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Poor home form continues

It is back to the drawing board for Brighouse Town, who crashed 3-0 at home to fellow strugglers Atherton Collieries in the Evo-Stik NPL yesterday.

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Ashley Barnes celebrates his goal with Jeff Hendrick

'Our march to the Champions League continues' - Burnley fans react to Swansea victory

Burnley fans took to social media following this afternoon's victory over Swansea City.

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Dyche not getting ahead of himself after third straight win

Clarets boss Sean Dyche isn’t getting carried away after his side claimed a third-successive Premier League win for the first time.
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Burnley 2, Swansea City 0

Burnley won three top flight games on the bounce for the first time since 1975 when Jack Cork haunted his former club in a 2-0 win against Swansea City.
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Ashley Barnes celebrates scoring his first goal of the season.

As it happened: Burnley 2, Swansea City 0

First half goals from former Swan Jack Cork and Ashley Barnes ensured Burnley won three successive Premier League games for the first time.
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Jack Cork fends off Southampton's Nathan Redmond in the 1-0 Premier League win at St Mary's.

Clarets midfielder Cork feared England chance had escaped him

Burnley's Jack Cork feared that dreams of an England call had escaped him but situations can change quickly in football and the midfielder is now playing for a place at the World Cup in Russia.

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Tunde Bayode

Young Clarets extend unbeaten run

Burnley U23’s picked up all three points at Curzon Ashton’s Tameside Stadium with a 1-0 victory over Barnsley in the Professional Development League on Thursday evening, extending their unbeaten run to four games thanks to a Tunde Bayode goal.

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Jack Cork

Dyche takes pride in development

Sean Dyche may not have the biggest budget in the Premier League.

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Sean Dyche

“There’s some very tough situations out there. Mine is tough, but it’s less tough.”

Sean Dyche knows the grass isn't always greener, as uncertainty over Everton's search for a new manager continues.

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Clarets defender James Tarkowski battles for possession with Southampton's Virgil van Dijk

Clarets building something special says Tarkowski

Clarets defender James Tarkowski believes that the Clarets are building something very special following an impressive start to the club’s fourth Premier League campaign.

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Actions from Brighouse Town Ladies v Chester le Street, at St Gile's Road. Pictured is Lauren Doyle

Ladies face Wolves in FA Cup

Brighouse Ladies will be at home to Wolverhampton Wanderers in the second round of the Women’s FA Cup on Sunday, December 3.

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Actions from the game, Ivy House v Copley United, at Holmfield Rec. Pictured is Ivy House celebration

Halifax AFL lower divisions

Denholme United’s winning start to the season in Division One of the Halifax AFL was ended in their eighth outing at home to Elland Allstars.

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Actions from the game, Illingworth v Midgley United, at Trinity Academy. Pictured is Joe Griffin and Ryan Stansfield

Bridge put on a show for Dave

Sowerby Bridge were determined to put on a show in memory of club stalwart Dave Culpan, who died last week, and duly won 4-1 away to Calder ‘76 in the Premier Division of the Halifax AFL.

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Radcliffe Borough v Brighouse Town

 pic 1 Thomas haigh    scored 2 goals

Haigh double in Brighouse fightback

Brighouse Town produced a spectacular comeback to win 3-2 at Radcliffe Borough yesterday and notch their first Evo-Stik NPL victory since mid-September.

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Jack Cork

Clarets midfielder earns first senior England cap

Jack Cork became Burnley’s 27th full England international tonight when he made his senior debut against World Cup holders Germany at Wembley.

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Burnley Ladies line up with the FA Cup

Lady Clarets making history in FA Cup

While the men’s team, under Sean Dyche, have set a series of milestones in his five years in charge, Burnley FC Ladies have also made huge strides, in the space of just over 12 months.

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