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Coyle focuses on play-offs

18 Mar 2009 - 11:01:47

Burnley manager Owen Coyle has conceded automatic promotion is now out of reach following Tuesday's 1-1 draw with Ipswich Town.

The solitary point left the fifth-placed Clarets nine points adrift of the top two and Coyle has now set his sights on consolidating a play-off berth.

"It was a wake-up call for us," he said of the performance. I think that was the 51st game of the season. We've used the fewest players in the Championship and we've got a small squad.

"I don't think there's any way we can catch the top two. At the end of the day, we want something tangible at the end of the season."

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