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  • Date:29 Oct 2011
  • Kick-off:17:20
  • Venue:Turf Moor
  • Attendance:15,614
  • Austin (19) Wallace (28)
    Bartley (78)
  • Shelvey (90)

Live Commentary

92:12 +2.12

Jonjo Shelvey finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Burnley 3-1 Blackpool.


(Burnley) makes a substitution, with Dean Marney coming on for Ross Wallace.


Corner taken right-footed by Daniel Bogdanovic.


Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Lomana Tresor LuaLua from the right by-line.


Barry Ferguson takes a shot. Marvin Bartley gets a block in.


Shot from close range by Charlie Austin misses to the right of the goal.


Kieran Trippier has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the left-hand post.


Close range effort by Lomana Tresor LuaLua misses to the left of the target.


Marvin Bartley fires in a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the top left corner of the goal. Burnley 3-0 Blackpool.The assist for the goal came from Charlie Austin.


Callum McManaman takes a shot. Lee Grant makes a save.


Unfair challenge on Chris McCann by Daniel Bogdanovic results in a free kick. Ben Mee restarts play with the free kick.


Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Ian Evatt.


Callum McManaman takes a shot. Blocked by David Edgar.


Junior Stanislas goes off and Keith Treacy comes on.


Ian Evatt fouled by Charlie Austin, the ref awards a free kick. Callum McManaman on for Thomas Ince. (Blackpool) makes a substitution, with Lomana Tresor LuaLua coming on for Kevin Phillips. Daniel Bogdanovic replaces Brett Ormerod. Matthew Gilks takes the direct free kick.


The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Matthew Gilks.


The offside flag is raised against Kevin Phillips. Andre Amougou takes the indirect free kick.


Ian Evatt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Junior Stanislas. Ross Wallace delivers the ball, Headed effort from inside the area by Andre Amougou misses to the right of the target.


Shot on goal by Kieran Trippier from just inside the area clears the crossbar.


Thomas Ince takes a inswinging corner.


Brett Ormerod takes a shot. Lee Grant makes a save.


Barry Ferguson challenges David Edgar unfairly and gives away a free kick. Andre Amougou takes the free kick.


The referee penalises Jay Rodriguez for handball. Direct free kick taken by Craig Cathcart.


The referee blows for offside against Jay Rodriguez. Free kick taken by Matthew Gilks.


Unfair challenge on Thomas Ince by David Edgar results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Thomas Ince.


Stephen Crainey takes a shot. Save made by Lee Grant.


Kevin Phillips is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Lee Grant takes the indirect free kick.


Foul by Marvin Bartley on Thomas Ince, free kick awarded. Thomas Ince takes the direct free kick.


Short corner taken by Jonjo Shelvey.


Charlie Austin is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Free kick taken by Alex Baptiste.

46:32 +1.32

Foul by Craig Cathcart on Charlie Austin, free kick awarded. Kieran Trippier delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel.


Barry Ferguson challenges Kieran Trippier unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ross Wallace has a direct shot on goal from the free kick, save made by Matthew Gilks.

45:44 +0.44

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jonjo Shelvey by Kieran Trippier. Matthew Gilks takes the free kick.


Keith Southern concedes a free kick for a foul on Marvin Bartley. Kieran Trippier takes the direct free kick.


Corner taken left-footed by Ross Wallace.


Unfair challenge on Ben Mee by Brett Ormerod results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Lee Grant.


Jonjo Shelvey gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ben Mee. Jonjo Shelvey is cautioned. David Edgar restarts play with the free kick.


Foul by Jay Rodriguez on Barry Ferguson, free kick awarded. Barry Ferguson restarts play with the free kick.


Shot by Kieran Trippier from outside the box goes high over the crossbar.


Corner from right by-line taken by Ross Wallace.


Jay Rodriguez is ruled offside. Matthew Gilks restarts play with the free kick.


Stephen Crainey is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Stephen Crainey is given a yellow card. Free kick scored by Ross Wallace from 18 yards. Burnley 2-0 Blackpool.


Free kick awarded for a foul by Keith Southern on Ben Mee. Direct free kick taken by Lee Grant.


Effort on goal by Chris McCann from just outside the area goes harmlessly over the target.


Junior Stanislas challenges Alex Baptiste unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Alex Baptiste.


Centre by Junior Stanislas, Charlie Austin grabs a headed goal from close range. Burnley 1-0 Blackpool.Assist by Junior Stanislas.


Chris McCann takes a shot. Barry Ferguson gets a block in.


Corner taken by Ross Wallace from the right by-line, Jonjo Shelvey manages to make a clearance.


Corner taken left-footed by Ross Wallace, Jay Rodriguez produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post.


Ian Evatt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jay Rodriguez. Kieran Trippier takes the direct free kick.


(Burnley) makes a substitution, with Andre Amougou coming on for Brian Easton. Jonjo Shelvey takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Charlie Austin manages to make a clearance.


Ben Mee gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kevin Phillips. Craig Cathcart takes the direct free kick.


Foul by Ian Evatt on Jay Rodriguez, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed right-footed by Kieran Trippier, clearance by Barry Ferguson.


Kevin Phillips fouled by Ben Mee, the ref awards a free kick. Barry Ferguson restarts play with the free kick.

Match Preview

Stanislas in Clarets frame Burnley are boosted by the return of Junior Stanislas for their clash with Lancashire rivals Blackpool. The forward was missing on Tuesday night as the Clarets crashed out of the Carling Cup courtesy of a 1-0 defeat at Cardiff. However, having been cup-tied against the Bluebirds, he returns to boost Eddie Howe's depleted squad. The former Bournemouth manager must still make do without Michael Duff (knee) and Martin Paterson (thigh), who, despite returning to training, are no closer to returns. Also injured for the foreseeable future is summer signing Danny Ings (knee), along with long-serving goalkeeper Brian Jensen (groin). Striker Charlie Austin may start at Bloomfield Road after being forced to settle for a place on the bench against Cardiff, despite his winning goal in last week's 2-1 success at Coventry. Blackpool manager Ian Holloway must decide whether to restore Keith Southern to his starting XI. The midfielder had to settle for a place on the bench in last weekend's clash with Nottingham Forest, but after the Tangerines suffered a 2-1 defeat, he may come back into the starting line-up. Lomana LuaLua, signed on a free transfer until the end of the season, is still two weeks away from full fitness, although he may be among the substitutes. Holloway has a fully-fit squad to choose from, so may opt to freshen things up after last week's defeat. The Seasiders have won only two of their last seven games, but are just two points adrift of the play-off places and will be desperate for a win.

Formation:442Manager: Eddie Howe


Formation: 433Manager: Ian Holloway


  • Lee Grant
  • Kieran Trippier
  • David Edgar
  • Ben Mee
  • Brian Easton
  • Junior Stanislas
  • Marvin Bartley
  • Chris McCann
  • Ross Wallace
  • Charlie Austin
  • Jay Rodriguez
  • SUBS
  • Jon Stewart
  • Andre Amougou
  • Dean Marney
  • Zavon Hines
  • Keith Treacy



Match Report

Clarets see off Tangerines Burnley claimed a 3-1 win over Blackpool in a typically frantic Lancashire derby in the npower Championship thanks to goals from Charlie Austin, Ross Wallace and Marvin Bartley's first for the club. Austin and Wallace scored in a first half dominated by the Clarets and, even though Blackpool improved drastically after the break, scored a late third to send the Seasiders packing. The first chance of the game came in the fifth minute when Alex Baptiste escaped down the right and fizzed a cross towards Jonjo Shelvey, but the on-loan Liverpool man was left kicking at fresh air after mistiming his shot. The Clarets' first sniff of goal came after 13 minutes when Ian Evatt inexplicably tried to keep the ball in on his own byline but passed straight to Austin. The striker fired a cross in but it was well diverted wide by Craig Cathcart to spare Evatt's blushes. But the deadlock was broken six minutes later following a spell of Burnley pressure when Wallace worked a short corner to the recalled Junior Stanislas. Cup-tied for the midweek Carling Cup defeat at Cardiff, the ex-West Ham midfielder curled in a beauty of a cross which was met by a diving Austin to score his ninth goal of the season with a thumping header. The hosts started the game only three points above the relegation zone and with only one home win in the league this season. But they doubled their lead in the 27th minute after Stephen Crainey handled on the edge of his area - the Scotsman perhaps fortunate to escape with only a booking. From the resultant free-kick, Wallace smashed a glorious left-footed strike straight into the top right-hand corner with Matt Gilks stranded. Shelvey was another Tangerine lucky to stay on the pitch when he went over the top of the ball in frustration on Ben Mee, but was only cautioned when a red looked more appropriate. The Seasiders, themselves with aspirations of closing in on the play-off places, were showing more urgency after the interval and finally tested Lee Grant properly after 63 minutes when Keith Southern raced clear, but Grant did well to get down to his near post and tip the midfielder's shot wide. The visitors' pressure was on the increase - David Edgar producing a brilliant tackle to deny substitute Callum McManaman - but the Clarets sealed the points in the 79th minute. Austin managed to break clear and square the ball for Bartley to slot home from 10 yards. There was still time for Austin to miss a sitter, skewing wide from five yards with an open goal at his mercy, before Shelvey scored a consolation in injury time with a neat finish from the edge of the area.

Form Guide

  • Burnley
  • VS
  • Blackpool

Last Meetings

  • Blackpool
  • 0 - 1
  • Burnley
  • 03/03/2009
  • Burnley
  • 2 - 0
  • Blackpool
  • 16/09/2008
  • Blackpool
  • 3 - 0
  • Burnley
  • 01/01/2008
  • Burnley
  • 2 - 2
  • Blackpool
  • 15/09/2007
  • Blackpool
  • 1 - 1
  • Burnley
  • 28/03/1978
  • Burnley
  • 0 - 1
  • Blackpool
  • 29/10/1977

Top Scorers


  • C Austin 7
  • J Rodriguez 3
  • R Wallace 2
  • K Treacy 2
  • C McCann 1


  • K Phillips 6
  • G Taylor-Fletcher 4
  • D Bogdanovic 2
  • T Ince 2
  • B Ferguson 1
  • B Ormerod 1
  • K Southern 1
  • A Baptiste 1
  • J Shelvey 1



    • Total goals 31
    • Goals per game 15
  • 2 (For) 3 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 1 (For) Period 11-20 mins
  • 1 (For) 1 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 1 (For) 2 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 3 (For) 2 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 1 (For) 2 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • (For) 2 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 4 (For) 2 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 2 (For) 2 (Against) Period 81-90 mins


    • Total goals 35
    • Goals per game 19
  • 1 (For) 1 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • (For) 2 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 1 (For) 1 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 5 (For) 3 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 2 (For) 2 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 3 (For) 1 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • (For) 3 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 7 (For) 3 (Against) Period 81-90 mins