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Sam Vokes has an effort at goal. Save by Alex McCarthy.
Jay Rodriguez takes a shot. Comfortable save by Alex McCarthy.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Sam Vokes on Patrick Kisnorbo. Alex McCarthy restarts play with the free kick.
Robert Snodgrass gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Burnley 1-2 Leeds.
Corner taken by Robert Snodgrass from the right by-line.
Foul by Zavon Hines on Aidan White, free kick awarded. Ramon Nunez has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.
Michael Duff handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Free kick taken by Alex McCarthy.
Shot from deep inside the area by Jay Rodriguez clears the crossbar.
Tom Lees on for Darren O'Dea.
Lloyd Sam concedes a free kick for a foul on Marvin Bartley. Direct free kick taken by Lee Grant.
Michael Duff challenges Lloyd Sam unfairly and gives away a free kick. Adam Clayton takes the free kick.
The ball is crossed by Lloyd Sam, Robert Snodgrass scores a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Burnley 1-1 Leeds.The assist for the goal came from Lloyd Sam.
Sam Vokes fouled by Darren O'Dea, the ref awards a free kick. The referee cautions Darren O'Dea for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Kieran Trippier.
Handball decision goes against Lloyd Sam. Kieran Trippier takes the direct free kick.
Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Keith Treacy from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Robert Snodgrass.
Centre by Lloyd Sam, comfortable save by Lee Grant.
Corner taken right-footed by Ramon Nunez from the left by-line, clearance made by Jay Rodriguez.
Unfair challenge on Aidan White by Jay Rodriguez results in a free kick. Junior Stanislas goes off and Zavon Hines comes on. Direct free kick taken by Darren O'Dea.
Shot by Keith Treacy from 25 yards.
David Edgar fouled by Ramon Nunez, the ref awards a free kick. David Edgar takes the free kick.
Foul by Jay Rodriguez on Patrick Kisnorbo, free kick awarded. Ramon Nunez is brought on as a substitute for Ross McCormack. Andrew Keogh leaves the field to be replaced by Luciano Becchio. Free kick taken by Alex McCarthy.
Unfair challenge on Marvin Bartley by Aidan White results in a free kick. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Keith Treacy, save made by Alex McCarthy.
Jonathan Howson has shot on goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
A cross is delivered by Paul Connolly, clearance made by Michael Duff.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Brian Easton by Andrew Keogh. Lee Grant takes the free kick.
Effort from outside the box by Junior Stanislas goes wide right of the target.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Junior Stanislas.
Keith Treacy produces a drilled right-footed shot from 25 yards. Save by Alex McCarthy.
Jay Rodriguez produces a drilled right-footed shot from 18 yards. Save by Alex McCarthy.
Aidan White fouled by Kieran Trippier, the ref awards a free kick. Booking for Kieran Trippier. Jonathan Howson takes the direct free kick.
Patrick Kisnorbo gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Sam Vokes. Brian Easton restarts play with the free kick.
Adam Clayton fouled by Keith Treacy, the ref awards a free kick. Alex McCarthy takes the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Lloyd Sam by Kieran Trippier results in a free kick. Ross McCormack shoots direct from the free kick, save made by Lee Grant.
Effort from the edge of the area by Chris McCann goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Unfair challenge on Chris McCann by Andrew Keogh results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Kieran Trippier.
Unfair challenge on Patrick Kisnorbo by Sam Vokes results in a free kick. Patrick Kisnorbo takes the free kick.
Shot from just outside the box by Jay Rodriguez misses to the right of the goal.
Patrick Kisnorbo challenges Brian Easton unfairly and gives away a free kick. Kieran Trippier shoots direct from the free kick.
Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Robert Snodgrass.
Kieran Trippier concedes a free kick for a foul on Ross McCormack. Ross McCormack has an effort direct from the free kick, save by Lee Grant. Effort from outside the penalty area by Robert Snodgrass goes wide left of the goal.
Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Robert Snodgrass, David Edgar makes a clearance.
Lloyd Sam delivers the ball, Michael Duff makes a clearance.
Shot by Andrew Keogh. David Edgar gets a block in.
(Burnley) makes a substitution, with Sam Vokes coming on for Charlie Austin.
Unfair challenge on Jay Rodriguez by Darren O'Dea results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Kieran Trippier.
Corner taken left-footed by Keith Treacy to the near post.
Keith Treacy has an effort at goal from 18 yards. Save made by Alex McCarthy.
The ball is crossed by Adam Clayton, Brian Easton makes a clearance.
Paul Connolly gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Keith Treacy. Brian Easton takes the direct free kick.
Michael Duff challenges Andrew Keogh unfairly and gives away a free kick. The ball is swung over by Robert Snodgrass, Patrick Kisnorbo has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the goal.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Junior Stanislas from the left by-line to the near post, Patrick Kisnorbo manages to make a clearance.
Unfair challenge on Charlie Austin by Patrick Kisnorbo results in a free kick. Junior Stanislas produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick.
The ball is crossed by Kieran Trippier, Jay Rodriguez finds the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Burnley 1-0 Leeds.Assist by Kieran Trippier.
A cross is delivered by Robert Snodgrass, Lee Grant makes a comfortable save.
Unfair challenge on Andrew Keogh by Michael Duff results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Patrick Kisnorbo.
Kieran Trippier fouled by Andrew Keogh, the ref awards a free kick. Kieran Trippier takes the direct free kick.
Adam Clayton takes a shot from inside the box clearing the bar.
The ball is swung over by Robert Snodgrass, clearance by Michael Duff.
Foul by Brian Easton on Robert Snodgrass, free kick awarded. Robert Snodgrass crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing, Foul by Patrick Kisnorbo on Lee Grant, free kick awarded. Lee Grant takes the free kick.
Lloyd Sam crosses the ball.
Adam Clayton takes a shot. Blocked by Robert Snodgrass.
Foul by Ross McCormack on Brian Easton, free kick awarded. David Edgar restarts play with the free kick.
Corner taken by Keith Treacy, clearance made by Patrick Kisnorbo.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Keith Treacy, Patrick Kisnorbo makes a clearance.
Jay Rodriguez delivers the ball, Darren O'Dea manages to make a clearance.
Duff dilemma for Clarets
Burnley defender Michael Duff could return against Leeds after recovering from a knee injury which has kept him out for two months.
A late decision will be made on whether Duff is fit enough to take his place in the squad, with the player only returning to full training this week.
Full-back Brian Easton played a full 90 minutes in the 3-1 loss at Bristol City despite a hip injury and will feature again while Martin Paterson is close to a comeback following a thigh injury.
Manager Eddie Howe is still without goalkeeper Brian Jensen (groin) and striker Danny Ings (knee) but could bring in some loan deals to manage his small squad.
Howe is hoping the Clarets can turn their fortunes around following successive defeats to Bristol City and Leicester.
Leeds defenders Tom Lees and Darren O'Dea are expected to return to the squad.
Lees missed the win at Leicester last time out due to suspension while fellow centre-half O'Dea was sidelined through concussion.
Patrick Kisnorbo and Andy O'Brien started alongside each other at the Walkers Stadium and manager Simon Grayson must decide whether to make further changes to his defence.
O'Dea was an unused substitute alongside striker Andy Keogh as the Republic of Ireland qualified for the Euro 2012 finals in midweek.
Goalkeeper Alex McCarthy is expected to continue after joining on loan from Reading in time to make his debut at Leicester. Andy Lonergan is still recovering from a broken finger so teenager Alex Cairns will provide back-up on the bench.
Luciano Becchio and Ramon Nunez kept up the pressure on first-choice strikers Ross McCormack and Keogh by scoring a goal each in a midweek friendly win over Chelsea.
Snodgrass at the double
A second-half double from Robert Snodgrass secured Leeds an unlikely 2-1 victory that cranks up the pressure on Burnley boss Eddie Howe.
Simon Grayson's men were looking to move into the play-off places by claiming all three points, but their quest looked set to prove unsuccessful as the Clarets dominated for large periods.
Howe's side were set on their way early on as Jay Rodriguez nodded home.
But despite being under the cosh for much of the clash, the visitors equalised courtesy of Snodgrass's third goal of the season.
And the Scotland international added another in the 88th minute to ensure Leeds made it back-to-back victories.
In contrast, Burnley's third successive loss leaves Howe's position increasingly precarious.
Seemingly refreshed by the recent international break, the visitors started positively and fashioned the first opening when Adam Clayton volleyed just over.
However, their bright start did not last long as the Clarets took the lead in just the ninth minute.
Kieran Trippier was the orchestrator, sending in a teasing cross which Rodriguez nodded past a helpless Alex McCarthy.
The home side pushed for a second and almost got it moments later when Keith Treacy cleverly worked an opening before seeing McCarthy keep out his toe-poke.
But they suffered a blow in the 29th minute when Charlie Austin was forced off through a shoulder injury, handing a debut to Sam Vokes, who joined on loan from Wolves on Friday.
Ross McCormack twice tested Burnley goalkeeper Lee Grant with long-range free-kicks later in the half, but that was all Leeds could muster.
Indeed, the Clarets should have gone into the break two up, but Rodriguez shot straight at McCarthy after getting in behind the backline.
The breathless finish to the half continued as Treacy's sensational 25-yard low strike was kept out by the increasingly busy McCarthy.
Treacy was on hand to test McCarthy once more just after the interval, but the goalkeeper was equal to his 20-yard free-kick.
Treacy must have been starting to wonder what he had to do to score midway through the half, this time being thwarted by the crossbar after producing another thunderous effort.
The home side were left rueing their inability to grab a second in the 75th minute as Lloyd Sam's cross picked out Snodgrass, who slid home at the back post.
Burnley continued to dominate thereafter, with Rodriguez firing just over late on.
And that was to prove costly as, with two minutes remaining, the ball broke to Snodgrass to chest it down at the back post and finish coolly.
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