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Booking for Darren Moore. Martin Paterson grabs a goal from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Burnley 3-1 Burton Albion.Foul by Darren Moore on Tyrone Mears, free kick awarded. Strike on goal comes in from Ross Wallace from the free kick, Adam Legzdins makes a save.
Andrew Corbett leaves the field to be replaced by Ryan Austin.
Martin Paterson has an effort at goal from close in which goes wide right of the goal.
Adam Bolder gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Martin Paterson. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Daniel Fox.
Martin Paterson produces a right-footed shot from close range that goes over the bar.
Greg Pearson takes a shot. Lee Grant gets a block in.
Corner from right by-line taken by Scott Malone.
Calvin Zola finds the back of the net with a goal from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Burnley 2-1 Burton Albion.Assist on the goal came from Scott Malone.
Shot from deep inside the area by Ross Wallace goes over the bar.
Inswinging corner taken by Chris Eagles from the left by-line.
Inswinging corner taken by Chris Eagles, clearance made by Adam Bolder.
Corner taken right-footed by Chris Eagles to the near post, Nathan Stanton manages to make a clearance.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Daniel Fox.
Chris Eagles takes a shot.
Martin Paterson fouled by Darren Moore, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Clarke Carlisle.
Wade Elliott goes off and Martin Paterson comes on.
Chris Eagles finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Burnley 2-0 Burton Albion.Assist on the goal came from Chris Iwelumo.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Wade Elliott.
Ross Wallace takes a shot. Save by Adam Legzdins.
Chris Eagles takes a inswinging corner.
Russell Penn produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the goal.
Lewis Young joins the action as a substitute, replacing Aaron Webster. (Burton Albion) makes a substitution, with Greg Pearson coming on for John McGrath. Foul by Jack Cork on John McGrath, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Adam Legzdins.
Chris Iwelumo comes on in place of Steven Thompson. Ross Wallace joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jay Rodriguez. The official flags Wade Elliott offside. Adam Legzdins takes the free kick.
Clarke Carlisle has a headed effort from close range and clears the bar.
Corner from right by-line taken by Daniel Fox.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Darren Moore by Steven Thompson. Adam Legzdins takes the free kick.
Scott Malone takes a corner.
Jacques Maghoma produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the target.
Steven Thompson is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Adam Legzdins takes the free kick.
Nathan Stanton is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Daniel Fox.
Steven Thompson takes a shot. Save by Adam Legzdins.
Dean Marney booked. Dean Marney challenges Jacques Maghoma unfairly and gives away a free kick. John McGrath takes the free kick.
Scott Malone produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.
Foul by Jack Cork on Aaron Webster, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by John McGrath.
Darren Moore fouled by Steven Thompson, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Adam Legzdins.
Shot from just outside the area by Jay Rodriguez misses to the left of the target.
Wade Elliott concedes a free kick for a foul on Russell Penn. Jacques Maghoma restarts play with the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Jack Cork by Scott Malone results in a free kick. Clarke Carlisle takes the indirect free kick.
Chris Eagles has an effort at goal from long range that misses to the right of the goal.
Handball by Nathan Stanton. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Daniel Fox from right wing.
Chris Eagles grabs a goal from inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Burnley 1-0 Burton Albion.The assist for the goal came from Jack Cork.
Steven Thompson fouled by Nathan Stanton, the ref awards a free kick. Dean Marney takes the free kick.
Foul by Wade Elliott on Jacques Maghoma, free kick awarded. Adam Legzdins takes the free kick.
Daniel Fox takes a corner.
Steven Thompson fouled by Andrew Corbett, the ref awards a free kick. Clarke Carlisle takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Steven Thompson on Darren Moore. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Legzdins.
The referee shows Clarke Carlisle a yellow card. Clarke Carlisle gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Scott Malone. Scott Malone has an effort direct from the free kick.
The referee penalises Russell Penn for handball. Michael Duff restarts play with the free kick.
Jay Rodriguez produces a header from close range which goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Russell Penn gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jack Cork. Free kick taken by Wade Elliott.
Tyrone Mears produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.
Jacques Maghoma takes a shot. Save by Lee Grant.
Chris Eagles crosses the ball, save made by Adam Legzdins.
Aaron Webster fouled by Wade Elliott, the ref awards a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Adam Legzdins.
Darren Moore concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Cork. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Chris Eagles.
Foul by Nathan Stanton on Chris Eagles, free kick awarded. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Daniel Fox, save by Adam Legzdins.
Foul by Nathan Stanton on Tyrone Mears, free kick awarded. Chris Eagles takes the direct free kick. Inswinging corner taken by Daniel Fox from the right by-line, Adam Bolder makes a clearance.
Howe could ring changes
Burnley boss Eddie Howe may opt to shuffle his pack for the FA Cup fourth-round tie at home to Burton.
Howe guided the Clarets to a 2-1 win at Portsmouth on Tuesday to register his first win since taking charge at Turf Moor.
The former Bournemouth manager made one change to the side which drew 0-0 at Scunthorpe on Saturday, with Steven Thompson replacing Ross Wallace in the starting line-up.
Striker Martin Paterson (thigh) could remain absent and midfielder Chris McCann will definitely miss out as he continues to recover from a long-term knee injury.
Howe has no other major concerns, and said: "It's difficult to pick an 11 at the moment and it's difficult to pick a bench because all the lads have impressed."
Calvin Zola and Nathan Redmond could make their debuts for Burton in the tie.
Both players were likely to make their bows in the league game at Bradford last weekend before it was postponed less than two hours before kick-off.
Striker Zola has been signed on loan from Crewe until the end of the season following the departure of Shaun Harrad to Northampton.
Pacy winger Redmond is eligible for the cup following his arrival on loan from Birmingham.
Defensive trio Andy Corbett, Darren Moore and Nathan Stanton have been nursing injuries but they are expected to be fit.
Burton have not played since the third round victory over Middlesbrough on January 8. The game at Bradford was called off due to a frozen surface, while the previous match at Macclesfield was postponed as a mark of respect following the death of Town midfielder Richard Butcher.
Howe enjoys home comforts
Eddie Howe's first home game in charge of Burnley ended in victory as the Clarets reached the FA Cup fifth round with a 3-1 win over Burton Albion.
Howe, whose first two matches have been npower Championship away fixtures at Scunthorpe and Portsmouth, received a rousing reception when he was introduced to the Burnley fans before kick-off.
Chris Eagles' double and a late goal from substitute Martin Paterson on his return from injury prolonged Howe's honeymoon period at Turf Moor, but not before Calvin Zola had marked his Burton debut with a goal to make it 2-1 and set up a tense finale.
Howe, who as Bournemouth boss last season completed a league double over Burton, named the same starting XI that won at Portsmouth on Tuesday night.
This was Burton's first game for three weeks since their giantkilling performance against Middlesbrough in the previous round.
Boss Paul Peschisolido made just one change from that 2-1 win at the Pirelli Stadium, with Zola coming into the side following the departure of leading scorer Shaun Harrad to League Two rivals Northampton.
The two teams were separated by 59 places in the Football League prior to kick-off and that was evident in a largely one-sided first half.
Adam Legzdins was almost embarrassed when he fumbled Danny Fox's free-kick in the sixth minute but the Burton goalkeeper managed to grab the ball before it went over the line.
Eagles then went close with another free-kick soon afterwards.
Jacques Maghoma shot straight at Lee Grant in a rare Burton attack, but Burnley were soon on the front foot again and Steven Thompson shot just wide after 14 minutes. Jay Rodriguez then headed wide from Eagles' cross.
Burton almost went ahead against the run of play when Scott Malone's terrific free-kick clipped the top of the crossbar with Grant beaten.
Eagles made Burnley`s pressure count in the 29th minute when he collected Jack Cork's backheel and weaved his way into the box before sliding the ball beyond Legzdins.
Rodriguez got a run on goal but dwelled and the chance went begging, before Thompson went close with an angled shot moments before the break.
Burton were better in the second half, restricting Burnley much more and creating a chance of their own when Maghoma threatened with a 20-yard shot.
It was not until Clarke Carlisle headed over from Fox's cross just before the hour mark that Burnley looked dangerous again.
Legzdins kept his side in the game when substitute Ross Wallace cut inside from the right wing and shot from the edge of the area, the Burton keeper pushed the effort away for a corner.
However, two minutes later Eagles gave Burnley a two-goal cushion, pouncing on a dreadful defensive error.
After Legzdins' goalkick had struck Darren Moore on the back of the head, Wallace scampered down the right and crossed for fellow substitute Chris Iwelumo who set up Eagles for a simple tap-in.
Paterson came on for Wade Elliott in the 73rd minute, ending a two-and-a-half-month injury absence, and he almost headed in a cross from Eagles shortly after his introduction.
Eagles was unlucky not to complete a hat-trick in the 75th minute when his 18-yard shot struck the crossbar and bounced down on to the line.
Wallace should have put the game beyond Burton soon afterwards but skied his shot after a cutback from Paterson.
And it was a mistake by Wallace, surrendering possession in midfield, in the 80th minute that saw Zola set up a tense finale with a neat flick past Grant from six yards out from Malone's cross.
However, Paterson settled any nerves with a third goal in injury time after Legzdins had spilled Wallace's free-kick.
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