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Inswinging corner taken by Lewis McGugan, Andre Amougou makes a clearance.
Lewis McGugan produces a right-footed shot from outside the penalty area and hits the bar.
Alex MacDonald has an effort at goal from close in which goes wide right of the target.
Lewis McGugan takes a shot. Chris McCann gets a block in. Ishmael Miller takes a shot. Save made by Lee Grant. Lewis McGugan takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, Jay Rodriguez makes a clearance.
Dean Marney takes a shot. Blocked by Wes Morgan.
Unfair challenge on Dean Marney by Luke Chambers results in a free kick. Luke Chambers is shown a yellow card. Ross Wallace takes the direct free kick.
Zavon Hines takes a shot. Joel Lynch manages to make a clearance.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Ishmael Miller. Lee Grant restarts play with the free kick.
Alex MacDonald comes on in place of Marvin Bartley.
Lewis McGugan takes a shot. Save by Lee Grant.
Junior Stanislas leaves the field to be replaced by Zavon Hines. Charlie Austin goes off and Dean Marney comes on.
(Nottm Forest) makes a substitution, with Lewis McGugan coming on for Matt Derbyshire.
Jay Rodriguez is ruled offside. Wes Morgan takes the indirect free kick.
Charlie Austin grabs a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Burnley 5-1 Nottm Forest.Assist by Brian Easton.
Jay Rodriguez takes a shot. Blocked by Luke Chambers. Corner taken by Junior Stanislas from the left by-line, Clint Hill manages to make a clearance.
Unfair challenge on Joel Lynch by Charlie Austin results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Lee Camp.
Effort from the edge of the box by Charlie Austin goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Robbie Findley has an effort at goal from deep inside the penalty box that bounces off the post.
Shot from just outside the area by Marvin Bartley goes over the bar.
The offside flag is raised against Jay Rodriguez. Lee Camp takes the indirect free kick.
A goal is scored by Ishmael Miller from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Burnley 4-1 Nottm Forest.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ishmael Miller by David Edgar. Radoslaw Majewski produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick.
Marvin Bartley challenges Robbie Findley unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Radoslaw Majewski from left channel, clearance made by David Edgar.
Ishmael Miller takes a shot. Blocked by Andre Amougou.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kieran Trippier by Robbie Findley. Free kick crossed left-footed by Ross Wallace from right wing.
Guy Moussi challenges Marvin Bartley unfairly and gives away a free kick. Chris McCann takes the free kick.
Robbie Findley sends in a cross, save made by Lee Grant.
(Nottm Forest) makes a substitution, with Radoslaw Majewski coming on for Andy Reid.
Charlie Austin takes a shot. Blocked by Joel Lynch.
A goal is scored by Ross Wallace from just outside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Burnley 4-0 Nottm Forest.
Foul by Andre Amougou on Ishmael Miller, free kick awarded. Andy Reid restarts play with the free kick.
The referee blows for offside against Jay Rodriguez. Wes Morgan takes the indirect free kick.
Ishmael Miller produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Ishmael Miller. Free kick taken by Lee Grant.
Charlie Austin challenges Joel Lynch unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Joel Lynch.
Ishmael Miller takes a shot. Andre Amougou gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Andy Reid, Joel Lynch takes a shot. Lee Grant makes a save.
Ishmael Miller takes a shot. Matt Derbyshire has an effort at goal from close range which goes wide right of the target.
The referee blows for offside. Lee Camp takes the indirect free kick.
Jay Rodriguez gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luke Chambers. Luke Chambers restarts play with the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken by Junior Stanislas, Marvin Bartley takes a shot. Save made by Lee Camp. Goal scored by Chris McCann from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Burnley 3-0 Nottm Forest.
Robbie Findley comes on in place of Chris Gunter.
Junior Stanislas takes a shot. Guy Moussi gets a block in. Corner taken right-footed by Junior Stanislas, Charlie Austin takes a shot. Save by Lee Camp.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Matt Derbyshire. Lee Grant takes the indirect free kick.
Jay Rodriguez has an effort at goal from close range which goes wide left of the target.
Close range headed effort by Ishmael Miller misses to the right of the target.
The ball is sent over by Kieran Trippier, clearance made by Clint Hill.
Ross Wallace is penalised for a handball. Direct free kick taken by Clint Hill.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Charlie Austin by Clint Hill. Free kick crossed by Ross Wallace. The ball is crossed by Junior Stanislas, Jay Rodriguez grabs a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Burnley 2-0 Nottm Forest.The assist for the goal came from Junior Stanislas.
Ross Wallace takes a shot. Clint Hill gets a block in.
The official flags Joel Lynch offside. Lee Grant takes the indirect free kick.
Jay Rodriguez finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close in. Burnley 1-0 Nottm Forest.Assist on the goal came from Charlie Austin.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Jonathan Greening on Chris McCann. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Ross Wallace from left wing, Clint Hill manages to make a clearance.
Burnley wingers in doubt
Burnley boss Eddie Howe could be without wingers Keith Treacy and Junior Stanislas for the midweek visit of Nottingham Forest.
Summer signing Treacy missed Saturday's 1-1 draw with Southampton with a hamstring injury and is rated as doubtful.
Former West Ham player Stanislas (hamstring) was forced to come off after 73 minutes in that game.
Dean Marney made his return from stomach injury to replace Stanislas and could start in his absence.
Ben Mee (head) was named as a substitute at the weekend and will again be in contention.
Goalkeeper Brian Jensen again misses out because of a groin strain.
Martin Paterson (thigh) remains a long-term absentee, as does fellow striker Danny Ings and defender Michael Duff (both knee).
Steve McClaren will select from an unchanged squad as he bids for back-to-back victories for the first time since being appointed Nottingham Forest manager.
The Reds incurred no new problems in beating Watford 1-0 at Vicarage Road on Saturday evening but five key players still remain unavailable.
Chris Cohen, Garath McCleary and Dexter Blackstock are sidelined by knee injuries while George Boateng and Paul Anderson are nursing ankle and hamstring problems respectively.
Clint Hill made his full debut against the Hornets following his arrival on loan from QPR and he will probably keep his place in the side.
However, McClaren has options should he wish to make changes, with midfielders Andy Reid and Radoslaw Majewski and strikers Matt Derbyshire and Marcus Tudgay among those players available for recalls.
More misery for McClaren
Burnley heaped more pressure on Nottingham Forest boss Steve McClaren after romping to a 5-1 victory at Turf Moor.
McClaren was looking for back-to-back wins for the first time since taking charge of Forest and could not have wished for a worse start as his side went 3-0 down inside the opening half-hour.
Jay Rodriguez capitalised on some poor Forest defending to head Burnley in front after five minutes and he made it 2-0 with another header in the 15th minute. Chris McCann virtually sealed Forest's fate with 29 minutes gone, prompting scores of visiting fans to head for the exits.
Ross Wallace made it 4-0 just before the break and Ishmael Miller got one back for Forest in the second half before Charlie Austin wrapped up Burnley's first home league win of the season with an excellent header.
Forest had conceded more first-half goals than any other team in the npower Championship going into the match and almost inevitably they conceded another with five minutes gone.
The frail Forest defence failed to deal with Brian Easton's cross from the left and Austin nodded the ball across goal for Rodriguez to head in from close range.
Forest were in disarray and Burnley doubled their lead 10 minutes later when Junior Stanislas was afforded time to produce a superb right-footed cross from the left and Rodriguez got in at the near post to head in.
Surprisingly the visitors could have been back in the game soon after when a cross from Joel Lynch found Miller but he headed wide from six yards.
Almost immediately Burnley went up the other end and Rodriguez could have had his hat-trick but he could not divert a shot on goal
Forest goalkeeper Lee Camp then made a superb save to keep out a volley from Austin before Burnley made the game safe in the 29th minute.
The visitors failed to clear their lines from Stanislas' corner and the ball fell kindly for McCann who stabbed home.
Four minutes later Forest squandered another gilt-edged chance as Matt Derbyshire shot wide from Miller's cross.
Burnley capitalised and a minute before the break Wes Morgan gave the ball away to Wallace who embarked on a mazy run before finding the bottom left-hand corner from the edge of the box.
With the game all but over Burnley slowed up after the break and Forest got one back in the 59th minute when Miller latched onto a long ball down the middle and squirmed a shot under Burnley goalkeeper Lee Grant.
Robbie Findley came agonisingly close to making it 4-2 when his shot cannoned off the post but Austin got the goal his performance deserved with 19 minutes left.
Burnley worked the ball out to Easton on the left and his deep cross found the former Swindon man who leaped superbly and looped a header over Camp and into the net.
Grant produced a superb save to deny Miller late on, and Lewis McGugan hit the post, but Burnley comfortably held on to keep McClaren under fire.
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