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Pedro Neto
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A. Barnes
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C. Taylor
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M. Vydra
W. Weghorst
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M. Vydra
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Shots On Target 5 4
Total Passes 324 590
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Commentary

Burnley have put the pressure back on Everton at the bottom of the Premier League table, then. They'll no doubt be watching events at Anfield with interest. That's all for now. Goodbye!
Burnley's third game unbeaten lifts them to 17th in the Premier League table and out of the relegation zone for now. They're two points ahead of Everton, who have two games in hand including their game away to Liverpool shortly. Wolves stay eighth. They're a solid side, but only Norwich and Watford have failed to score in more league games than them this season.
Vydra's second-half goal has given Burnley a vital three points! The Lancastrians have edged a tight game thanks to the Czech striker's calm finish, excellent defending and a touch of the dark arts. Wolves enjoyed loads of possession but were ultimately lacking in end product.
90' + 5' FULL-TIME: BURNLEY 1-0 WOLVES
90' + 5' Burnley finally take the throw-in, and that's it!
A. Barnes
Yellow Card
90' + 4' Barnes smiles as Neto's booked then raises his arms in exasperation as the referee books him too.
Pedro Neto
Yellow Card
90' + 4' Neto's booked for shoving the ball into the chest of Barnes. The Wolves man isn't happy at how long Barnes is taking to take the throw-in.
90' + 3' Barnes cleverly takes the ball towards the corner flag to wind down the clock. Boly isn't having any of it and punts out for a Burnley throw-in.
90' + 2' Neto twists and turns down the left as he tries to get a cross off. The substitute's well-marshalled though, and he ends up handing Burnley a goal-kick. The hosts are almost there.
90' + 1' Tarkowski's left-footed shot from over 35 yards out is caught by Sa. It was worth a try.
90' Hwang gets on the end of Jimenez's knockdown to fire straight into the arms of Pope from inside the D. There'll be four minutes of additional time here.
89' Wolves are piling men forward now, but Burnley are holding firm. Trincao checks onto his left foot and clatters a shot into a defender.
87' From the corner Weghorst shoots from a difficult angle and Sa stops it at his near post. Barnes cheekily steals the ball from the hands of Sa and stabs it into the net from close-range. The officials immediately rule the goal out.
86' Wolves are pushing for a goal, but so are Burnley still. Weghorst fires a pass back to Lennon from the byline. Lennon's shot is blocked and the hosts get another corner.
K. Long
D. McNeil
85' Burnley decide to shut up shop. Their Irish defender Long replaces McNeil.
84' Hwang protests as a foul's given against him for barging over Roberts. Burnley gratefully accept the free-kick.
82' There's a quick VAR check for a possible red card incident involving Tarkowski trampling on a Wolves player. The officials decide it was accidental.
81' Brownhill's knocked over by Boly near the corner flag and the Burnley midfielder shields the ball to prevent the Ivorian from clearing it. The referee has a quick word with him.
Trincão
R. Saïss
79' Wolves make an attacking change. Trincao replaces Saiss. The visitors will switch to four at the back.
78' Burnley win possession on the halfway line and McNeil finds Weghorst, whose first-time shot in the box is blocked by Boly. Burnley's corner isn't great, and Weghorst shanks well off-target from range.
C. Taylor
Yellow Card
77' Taylor's booked for time-wasting after Dendoncker fouls him to give away a free-kick.
76' Wolves are working hard, but Burnley are giving everything they've got to stop the visitors from finding an equaliser. Trincao is getting ready to come on for Wolves.
73' Neto scampers onto a pass down the line and teases the Burnley defenders just inside the box. Collins gets a foot in to clear.
72' Jimenez strays offside to ironic cheers from the home fans. Wolves need to find some inspiration from somewhere to avoid another away defeat.
A. Lennon
M. Vydra
71' Burmley's goalscorer Vydra heads off to applause. Lennon replaces him on the left.
69' Neto gets involved in the game straight away, having a shot blocked and taking a tumble under pressure in the box. The Wolves fans appeal for a penalty but the referee isn't interested.
Pedro Neto
Fábio Silva
67' Wolves make a change. Neto replaces Silva, who's been busy without achieving a lot.
67' How will Wolves respond now? Roberts easily sees off Silva's dart down the left to clear and hand the visitors a throw-in.
65' That's Vydra's second Premier League goal of the season. Burnley have scored in each of their last three league games now. They're finding their shooting boots at just the right time.
A. Barnes
J. Rodriguez
64' Burnley make the substitution they were planning before they scored. Barnes takes Rodriguez's place on the pitch.
W. Weghorst
Assist
62' Weghorst was within his rights to shoot himself once McNeil found him, but he knew Vydra was better placed and rightly chose to find him instead. A goal's Burnley's reward, and what a big one it could be!
M. Vydra
Goal
62' GOAL! BURNLEY 1-0 WOLVES! Vydra hands Burnley a vital lead! It's a simple goal, as McNeil spots the run of Weghorst down the right-hand channel. The winger slips the Dutchman through and he squares it to Vydra who can't fail to find the bottom right corner!
60' Silva makes progress for Wolves down the left but his final pass for Jimenez is lacking. That's been Wolves' issue all game.
59' Brownhill shows some good skill to coax Jimenez into fouling him down Burnley's left. Taylor pumps the free-kick into the box. Vydra keeps the ball with a fierce tackle but nothing comes of it.
58' Moutinho's corner comes out to Hwang, whose shot is blocked. Vydra gallops forward in an attempt to test Sa, but Wolves manage to recover in time to prevent it.
57' Boly tries to slide Jimenez through on goal. Tarkowski sees the danger coming and puts the throughball out for a corner.
55' Tarkowski urges his teammates to pick up the pace after a spell of harmless passing at the back. Burnley aren't getting the ball quickly enough to hurt Wolves.
53' Silva's taken out by Collins near the touchline. Collins takes a whack to his cheek in the process but looks to be fine.
51' Wolves' corner comes to nothing as Hwang trips his man to give away a free-kick.
49' Semedo races onto Hwang's pass to lash first-time at Pope. The Burnley goalkeeper tips the shot over the crossbar for a Wolves corner.
47' Vydra has a goal ruled out for offside after the Czech hovers behind Wolves' backline and shoots straight at Sa, only for the ball to deflect off him into the net. Wolves have been warned.
45' Burnley get the second half going. No changes at half-time.
Wolves aren't in the habit of conceding early goals. Lage's men have stopped the opposition from scoring a first-half goal in 26 of their 33 Premier League games this season, more than any other team. Likewise, only Norwich City and Brighton and Hove Albion have failed to score more first-half goals than Burnley. It's all to play for here in the second half.
Neither side's been able to make a breakthrough here yet. Wolves have had the better of the play, but Burnley have done well to block most of what the visitors have managed to create. The Clarets have had the better chances, particularly McNeil who's come close to scoring twice with left-footed strikes.
45' + 1' HALF-TIME: BURNLEY 0-0 WOLVES
45' There'll be one added minute in this first half. Coady booms a crossfield pass towards Semedo down the right. Taylor picks it up first.
44' Jimenez holds the ball up on the edge of the box and finds a pass to Semedo to his right, who sends Silva through. The youngster fizzes a cross low across the face of goal but it's intercepted before it can find Jimenez at the far post.
42' Collins heads well wide from Cork's free-kick. Rodriguez receives treatment for cramp down by the touchline. After a quick stretch of his leg, he's ready to go again.
41' Boly uses his strength to win the ball back for Wolves near the halfway line. His team can't keep hold of it though, and Taylor buys a free-kick off Silva near the centre circle.
40' McNeil's angled throughball for Vydra doesn't work out. Burnley may be enjoying less of the ball, but they've been purposeful when they have had it.
39' Wolves win the first header from Burnley's corner. The offside flag goes up shortly after.
38' Jonny's pass inside is intercepted. Now Burnley can counter-attack! McNeil cuts onto his left foot and blasts the ball high at the centre of the net. Sa tips the shot over the crossbar to give Burnley a corner.
35' Sa claims McNeil's left-footed cross from the right. Hwang's penalised for bundling over Roberts as he challenges for a throughball.
34' Moutinho's delivery is awkward for Pope to catch. Thankfully for the Burnley goalkeeper, it bounces behind and out for a goal-kick.
M. Vydra
Yellow Card
33' Vydra picks up the game's first yellow card for scything down Semedo. Wolves now have a free-kick down their right.
32' Silva jinks into the box from the left and blasts the ball against a Burnley defender. Burnley clear.
31' Wolves have had 66.5 per cent possession in this opening half hour. They haven't been able to make their positional dominance count yet.
29' Rodriguez chests down Cork's cross on the edge of the box to swivel and shoot. The ball bounces wide of the right-hand post.
27' Silva's cutback from the byline is calmly cut out. The teenager is working hard as Wolves' sole striker, with Hwang and Jimenez narrow behind him.
26' Jimenez attempts to flick the ball through to Silva but it doesn't pay off. Roberts sets off upfield and crosses for Weghorst, who can't get his feet together in time to shoot. The Dutchman races in behind seconds later to fire straight at Sa, but he's offside.
24' Moutinho drags an ambitious effort wide from outside the D. Big chances have been few and far between so far.
23' Wolves take the corner short. Pope rises high to claim the resulting cross. He releases the ball quickly in an attempt to send Burnley upfield, but Wolves soon win it back.
22' McNeil blocks Jonny's cross to hand Wolves another corner down their left. This is a promising spell for the visitors.
21' Wolves' corner results in a Burnley goal-kick. Burnley got caught in transition quite badly for that Jonny chance.
20' Pope makes an excellent save to prevent Jonny's deflected shot from finding the top right corner. Wolves get a corner out of it.
18' Vydra finds a pocket of space outside the box and takes aim for the bottom left corner. Sa has it covered easily.
16' It's all very even at the moment. Taylor hoofs the ball out for a throw-in and lands it impressively on the Turf Moor roof.
14' Moutinho floats his corner to Dendoncker deep in the box, who's unmarked. The Belgian can't get enough control on his header though. Burnley comfortably handle the aftermath.
12' Semedo races after a throughball down the inside-right channel. Taylor sticks his leg out to intercept it and concede a corner.
10' Burnley's front two chase down Wolves' centre-backs and hound them into giving away possession. McNeil skilfully skips inside from the right and fires the ball over the crossbar with his left foot. That was a lovely run by the Burnley winger.
8' Jimenez gets the game's first shot on target, forcing Pope to drop low to catch his snap effort. Wolves look full of energy after their fortnight off.
6' Jimenez's powerful cross almost winds up in the path of Silva. Wolves keep the pressure on but can't find the right pass to unpick Burnley's defence.
4' It briefly looks like Silva will wriggle free down the right to fling a cross into the box. He doesn't, as it turns out. Burnley clear.
2' Burnley show their intent early on, barging into the penalty area without being able to get a shot away. Wolves race up the other end, and the hosts get back in time to block Silva's hopeful shot in the box.
1' Wolves get this game underway!
Recent history in this fixture bodes well for Burnley. The Clarets are unbeaten in their last six Premier League meetings with Wolves, who haven't won away at Turf Moor since 2010. In fact, Wolves have won just one of their last 11 league games against Burnley, scoring just six goals in those games. Will Sean Dyche's departure from the hosts have any impact?
There are four changes to Wolves from their last Premier League game, a 1-0 defeat away to Newcastle two weeks ago. Semedo, Saiss, Dendoncker, and Jimenez all come in.
Burnley's caretaker boss Mike Jackson makes just one enforced change to the team that beat Southampton 2-0 midweek. It's a big one too, as Maxwel Cornet misses out. The Clarets still need to replace the goal threat of Chris Wood, who scored five of Burnley's last seven Premier League goals against Wolves before joining Newcastle United in January.
SUBS: Tote Gomes, Rayan Ait Nouri, Trincao, John Ruddy, Pedro Neto, Chiquinho, Marcal, Luke Cundle, Ki-Jana Hoever.
WOLVES (3-4-3): Jose Sa; Willy Boly, Conor Coady (c), Romain Saiss; Nelson Semedo, Leander Dendoncker, Joao Moutinho, Jonny; Fabio Silva, Raul Jimenez, Hwang Hee-Chan.
SUBS: Phil Bardsley, Matthew Lowton, Ashley Barnes, Dara Costelloe, Aaron Lennon, Kevin Long, Bobby Thomas, Dale Stephens, Wayne Hennessey.
BURNLEY (4-4-2): Nick Pope; Connor Roberts, Nathan Collins, James Tarkowski (c), Charlie Taylor; Dwight McNeil, Josh Brownhill, Jack Cork, Matej Vydra; Jay Rodriguez, Wout Weghorst.
Wolves may be sitting comfortably in the top half but the West Midlanders have something Jekyll and Hyde about them at the moment. Bruno Lage's men have lost their touch away from home in the league lately, losing three of their last four on the road, and have either won or lost all 14 Premier League games they've played so far in 2022. Let's see which Wolves side turns up!
Burnley's victory over Southampton last time out gave the Lancastrians renewed hope that they can still escape relegation. The Clarets sit just a point below Everton in the table having played a game more. With the Toffees set to visit Liverpool later this weekend, another home victory would do Burnley the world of good.
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