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Wade Elliott challenges Sean Scannell unfairly and gives away a free kick. Lewis Price takes the free kick.
Effort on goal by Wade Elliott from just outside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.
Ross Wallace goes off and David Edgar comes on.
(Burnley) makes a substitution, with Graham Alexander coming on for Chris Eagles.
The referee blows for offside against Jay Rodriguez. Lewis Price restarts play with the free kick.
The assistant referee signals for offside against James Vaughan. Free kick taken by Lee Grant.
The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Lee Grant.
The referee penalises Chris Eagles for handball. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Darren Ambrose from left channel, clearance by Clarke Carlisle.
Jermaine Easter replaces David Wright.
Foul by Nathaniel Clyne on Tyrone Mears, free kick awarded. Daniel Fox delivers the ball, Headed effort from the edge of the area by Wade Elliott goes wide of the right-hand post.
Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Ross Wallace, clearance by Dean Moxey.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Michael Duff by James Vaughan. Lee Grant takes the direct free kick.
Patrick McCarthy produces a left-footed shot from inside the area that clears the bar.
Unfair challenge on Pablo Counago by Clarke Carlisle results in a free kick. Darren Ambrose takes the direct free kick.
Jay Rodriguez is caught offside. Lewis Price takes the free kick.
Steffen Iversen leaves the field to be replaced by Pablo Counago. (Crystal Palace) makes a substitution, with Sean Scannell coming on for Kagisho Dikgacoi. Daniel Fox handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Patrick McCarthy.
Unfair challenge on Jay Rodriguez by Patrick McCarthy results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Lee Grant.
Darren Ambrose takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Jack Cork.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James Vaughan by Clarke Carlisle. Darren Ambrose has a direct shot on goal from the free kick, Lee Grant makes a save.
Inswinging corner taken by Ross Wallace, Steffen Iversen manages to make a clearance.
Daniel Fox takes a shot. Blocked by David Wright.
James Vaughan challenges Tyrone Mears unfairly and gives away a free kick. Tyrone Mears takes the free kick.
Shot by Ross Wallace from deep inside the penalty area misses wide to the left of the target.
Wade Elliott joins the action as a substitute, replacing Chris Iwelumo.
The official flags Chris Iwelumo offside. Free kick taken by Lewis Price.
Unfair challenge on James Vaughan by Michael Duff results in a free kick. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Darren Ambrose.
Corner taken right-footed by Darren Ambrose from the right by-line, Ross Wallace makes a clearance.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Chris Iwelumo. Patrick McCarthy takes the free kick.
Chris Eagles takes a shot. Anthony Gardner gets a block in.
Nathaniel Clyne concedes a free kick for a foul on Jay Rodriguez. Chris Eagles takes the free kick.
Foul by Jack Cork on Neil Danns, free kick awarded. David Wright takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Darren Ambrose by Michael Duff. Darren Ambrose has a direct shot on goal from the free kick, save made by Lee Grant.
Chris Iwelumo concedes a free kick for a foul on Anthony Gardner. Lewis Price takes the direct free kick.
The referee books Steffen Iversen for unsporting behaviour. Free kick awarded for a foul by Steffen Iversen on Michael Duff. Tyrone Mears takes the direct free kick.
Chris Iwelumo takes a shot. Save made by Lewis Price.
Jack Cork takes a shot. Save by Lewis Price.
Chris Eagles fouled by David Wright, the ref awards a free kick. Michael Duff takes the free kick.
The assistant referee flags for offside against James Vaughan. Lee Grant restarts play with the free kick.
Daniel Fox gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Darren Ambrose. Free kick crossed right-footed by Patrick McCarthy, Dean Marney manages to make a clearance.
Neil Danns is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Lee Grant.
Inswinging corner taken by Ross Wallace, Shot from deep inside the area by Jay Rodriguez clears the crossbar.
The referee shows Neil Danns a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Neil Danns concedes a free kick for a foul on Tyrone Mears. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Ross Wallace from right wing, clearance made by Daniel Fox.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Chris Iwelumo. Free kick taken by Kagisho Dikgacoi.
Shot from just outside the area by Jay Rodriguez goes over the bar.
Daniel Fox takes a shot. Blocked by Patrick McCarthy.
The offside flag is raised against Chris Iwelumo. Indirect free kick taken by Patrick McCarthy.
Chris Iwelumo concedes a free kick for a foul on Nathaniel Clyne. Direct free kick taken by Lewis Price.
Foul by Kagisho Dikgacoi on Ross Wallace, free kick awarded. Lee Grant takes the free kick.
Steffen Iversen takes a shot. Tyrone Mears makes a clearance.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nathaniel Clyne by Jay Rodriguez. Free kick crossed right-footed by Darren Ambrose from right wing, Jay Rodriguez makes a clearance.
Ross Wallace produces a left-footed shot from close in that clears the bar.
Jay Rodriguez produces a header from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.
Foul by Steffen Iversen on Daniel Fox, free kick awarded. Lee Grant takes the direct free kick.
Chris Iwelumo takes a shot. Lewis Price makes a save.
Chris Iwelumo gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Anthony Gardner. Lewis Price takes the free kick.
Shot from just outside the box by Ross Wallace goes over the crossbar.
Darren Ambrose takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, Clarke Carlisle manages to make a clearance.
Darren Ambrose takes a shot. Michael Duff gets a block in.
Effort on goal by David Wright from outside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the bar.
Michael Duff concedes a free kick for a foul on Steffen Iversen. Direct free kick taken by Darren Ambrose.
Jay Rodriguez gets on the score sheet with a goal from outside the penalty area to the top left corner of the goal. Burnley 1-0 Crystal Palace.
Ross Wallace has a shot on goal from outside the box which misses right.
Striker problems for Howe
Burnley boss Eddie Howe will be without a trio of strikers when his side host Crystal Palace.
Steven Thompson has undergone surgery on a groin problem and looks set to be sidelined until next month.
With Martin Paterson out with a thigh injury and youngster Wes Fletcher nursing an ankle knock, Howe has seen his attacking options vastly reduced.
The visit of the Eagles will be the Clarets` first home game for a month on Saturday as they bid to edge closer to a coveted top-six finish.
Last weekend`s 2-1 victory at neighbours Preston underlined the pedigree of Howe`s men, and they are aiming for another three points at Palace`s expense.
"We want to continue this run," said Howe.
Palace boss Dougie Freedman will hand Julian Speroni a late fitness test before naming his squad.
The 31-year-old goalkeeper suffered a slight groin injury during the closing stages of last weekend's 3-3 draw with Reading, although the Eagles boss is confident a week`s worth of rest will have done his first-choice shot-stopper good.
Lewis Price, who arrived at the club from Derby in the summer, will make his debut if Speroni fails to recover in time.
Striker Jermaine Easter will be hoping for a starting role after stepping off the bench to earn his side a point against the Royals, but midfielder Alex Marrow is unlikely to feature despite returning to light training following an ankle injury.
Left-back Matty Parsons has joined Barnet on a month's loan, while fellow full-back Lee Hills remains a long-term absentee with a knee problem.
Rodriguez rocket lifts Clarets
Jay Rodriguez struck a third-minute winner to maintain Burnley`s play-off push and put a dent in Crystal Palace`s survival bid.
The England Under-21 striker scored his 10th goal of the season with a superb long-range strike to edge the Clarets closer to the top six and condemn Palace to their 14th away defeat of the season.
Eddie Howe`s men could have led inside the second minute when winger Ross Wallace collected possession 25 yards from goal and drove a left-foot shot just wide.
Moments later Burnley struck the decisive blow when Rodriguez was afforded the time and space to strike a right-foot shot into the top left-hand corner from 25 yards.
Palace sought to find an immediate riposte but David Wright fired narrowly over the crossbar from distance and midfielder Darren Ambrose then saw a shot blocked by Clarets defender Michael Duff.
Wallace then fired over from 20 yards as both sides looked threatening when on the attack.
Rodriguez should have doubled his tally in the 14th minute when he headed wide and and three minutes later Wallace wasted a fine opening when he blazed over the crossbar from just six yards.
Steffen Iversen then tried his luck from 12 yards in the 20th minute but Burnley defender Tyrone Mears cleared the danger.
Burnley defender Daniel Fox had a shot blocked by Patrick McCarthy and Rodriguez shot over the crossbar as the hosts looked to make their dominance pay.
They created another fine opening in the 29th minute when an inswinging corner from Wallace was met by Rodriguez but his shot from 12 yards flew over the crossbar.
In the 38th minute Jack Cork - who scored Burnley`s winner in last weekend`s 2-1 victory at Preston - headed goalwards but Palace goalkeeper Lewis Price made a fine save to avert the danger.
Chris Iwelumo then headed at Price from 12 yards and Chris Eagles tried to give Burnley a killer second goal in the 51st minute when he drilled in a 25-yard strike which Anthony Gardner did well to block.
In the 59th minute Burnley boss Howe replaced Iwelumo with Wade Elliott due to injury.
Moments later Wallace should have scored but sliced a shot wide from 12 yards out as Palace continued to lead a charmed life.
Fox tried his luck from 30 yards but Wright made a fine block to avert the danger.
Wallace then shot wide before Ambrose had a 25-yard free-kick tipped over by Lee Grant.
McCarthy headed over the bar and then Elliott headed wide as Burnley held on for a potentially priceless three points.
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