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  • Date:06 Aug 2011
  • Kick-off:15:00
  • Venue:Turf Moor
  • Attendance:14,617
  • Austin (76) Austin (76)
    Treacy (83)
  • Forsyth (44) Yeates (69)
Goal!

Live Commentary

91:38 +1.38

The assistant referee signals for offside against Ross Wallace. Carl Dickinson restarts play with the free kick.

91:00 +1.00

Mark Yeates takes the inswinging corner, Andre Amougou makes a clearance.

89:56

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Ross Wallace.

88:48

Unfair challenge on Jay Rodriguez by Lloyd Doyley results in a free kick. Lloyd Doyley booked for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed right-footed by Kieran Trippier from left channel, clearance made by Martin Taylor.

88:07

Effort from outside the penalty box by Carl Dickinson goes wide right of the goal.

87:24

Unfair challenge on Troy Deeney by Andre Amougou results in a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Mark Yeates from right wing, clearance made by Andre Amougou.

86:04

Unfair challenge on Keith Treacy by Mark Yeates results in a free kick. Daniel Fox takes the free kick.

83:23

Keith Treacy finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close in. Burnley 2-2 Watford.Assist on the goal came from Ross Wallace.

82:25

Marvin Sordell is caught offside. Lee Grant takes the free kick.

79:11

Keith Treacy takes a shot. Scott Loach makes a save.

76:48

Charlie Austin scores a goal from inside the six-yard box to the top left corner of the goal. Burnley 1-2 Watford.Keith Treacy provided the assist for the goal.

75:58

Keith Treacy takes a shot. Blocked by Charlie Austin.

75:34

Unfair challenge on Kieran Trippier by Craig Forsyth results in a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Ross Wallace.

74:41

Troy Deeney is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Lee Grant takes the free kick.

74:17

The official flags Charlie Austin offside. Scott Loach takes the indirect free kick.

72:43

Foul by Charlie Austin on Lloyd Doyley, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Scott Loach.

72:23

Keith Treacy takes a shot. Ross Jenkins gets a block in.

71:41

The ball is delivered by Keith Treacy, save made by Scott Loach.

69:06

Mark Yeates gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Burnley 0-2 Watford.

67:36

(Watford) makes a substitution, with Troy Deeney coming on for Chris Iwelumo.

66:02

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ross Jenkins by Daniel Fox. Free kick crossed right-footed by Mark Yeates from right wing, clearance made by Jay Rodriguez.

65:20

Keith Treacy takes a shot. Save made by Scott Loach.

63:50

Keith Treacy joins the action as a substitute, replacing Wade Elliott.

61:52

Andre Amougou produces a right-footed shot from long distance which goes wide left of the goal.

58:05

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Lloyd Doyley by Jay Rodriguez. Adrian Mariappa restarts play with the free kick.

57:09

Ross Wallace challenges Mark Yeates unfairly and gives away a free kick. Mark Yeates delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing, Andre Amougou makes a clearance.

56:04

Shot from deep inside the area by Jay Rodriguez clears the bar.

55:11

Charlie Austin has an effort at goal from outside the penalty area missing to the wide left of the goal.

53:18

Corner from the left by-line taken by Mark Yeates, John Eustace takes a shot. Clearance by Kieran Trippier.

53:09

Mark Yeates takes a shot. Lee Grant makes a save.

52:08

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Marvin Sordell by Andre Amougou. Andre Amougou booked. Mark Yeates restarts play with the free kick.

51:11

Craig Forsyth has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.

50:20

Charlie Austin produces a shot from close range which goes wide of the left-hand post.

49:16

Dean Marney takes a shot. Save by Scott Loach.

48:28

Free kick awarded for a foul by Mark Yeates on Wade Elliott. Direct free kick taken by Ben Mee.

47:33

Mark Yeates gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ross Wallace. Free kick taken by Daniel Fox.

45:01

Charlie Austin comes on in place of Martin Paterson.

44:55

Craig Forsyth finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close range. Burnley 0-1 Watford.Marvin Sordell provided the assist for the goal.

40:04

Craig Forsyth has a shot on goal from outside the area which misses right.

39:54

Chris Iwelumo takes a shot. Ben Mee gets a block in.

37:59

Chris Iwelumo challenges Kieran Trippier unfairly and gives away a free kick. Andre Amougou restarts play with the free kick.

35:41

Marvin Sordell takes a shot. Lee Grant makes a save.

33:35

Marvin Sordell takes a shot.

32:34

Foul by Ross Wallace on Lloyd Doyley, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Carl Dickinson.

32:03

Martin Paterson is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Scott Loach.

30:12

Corner from the right by-line taken by Daniel Fox, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Jay Rodriguez misses to the left of the goal.

29:05

Foul by Scott Loach on Jay Rodriguez, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Daniel Fox. Ross Wallace takes a shot. John Eustace gets a block in.

28:46

Unfair challenge on Craig Forsyth by Dean Marney results in a free kick. John Eustace restarts play with the free kick.

28:05

Craig Forsyth takes a shot. Save by Lee Grant.

25:47

Marvin Sordell produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand post.

25:03

Andre Amougou concedes a free kick for a foul on Marvin Sordell. Free kick crossed by Mark Yeates, Wade Elliott makes a clearance.

24:19

Jay Rodriguez has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the goal.

23:45

Marvin Sordell is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Daniel Fox.

20:48

Chris Iwelumo is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Lee Grant.

20:34

Martin Paterson takes a shot. Save by Scott Loach.

20:10

Dean Marney takes a shot. Adrian Mariappa gets a block in.

15:54

Chris Iwelumo takes a shot. Blocked by Ben Mee.

14:07

Ben Mee fouled by Ross Jenkins, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Daniel Fox.

10:44

Close range effort by Jay Rodriguez goes wide of the right-hand upright.

9:57

Kieran Trippier takes a shot. Blocked by John Eustace.

9:36

Corner from left by-line taken by Wade Elliott.

9:24

Ross Wallace takes a shot. Adrian Mariappa gets a block in.

6:48

Martin Paterson is ruled offside. Scott Loach takes the free kick.

5:41

Dean Marney has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand post.

4:17

Martin Taylor gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Martin Paterson. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Wade Elliott, save made by Scott Loach.

3:05

Mark Yeates challenges Ross Wallace unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Ben Mee.

2:37

Chris McCann fouled by Marvin Sordell, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Ben Mee.

0:56

Unfair challenge on Mark Yeates by Jay Rodriguez results in a free kick. Free kick crossed by Mark Yeates, clearance by Chris McCann.

0:36

Lloyd Doyley fouled by Jay Rodriguez, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Scott Loach.

Match Preview

Howe to hand duo debuts Burnley boss Eddie Howe could hand debuts to several summer signings when his side open their campaign at home to Watford. The Clarets this week awarded goalkeeper Jon Stewart a one-year contract following a successful trial spell at Turf Moor. The former Bournemouth stopper, 22, featured in three pre-season games as a substitute at Bury, Torquay and Oldham. His arrival followed the acquisition of Preston winger Keith Treacy for an undisclosed fee and the recruitment of rookie Manchester City duo Ben Mee and Kieran Trippier on season-long loans. Chris Eagles, Tyrone Mears, Clarke Carlisle and Chris Iwelumo head the list of summer departures but Martin Paterson could feature against the Hornets after Burnley turned down bids from Portsmouth for the fit-again striker. Chris Iwelumo is set to make his debut as Watford travel to Turf Moor to take on his former employers. The imposing striker completed a summer switch from the Clarets to Vicarage Road for an undisclosed fee and has shaken off a hamstring strain to be available for what is Sean Dyche`s first match as a manager. Dyche, previously assistant boss, replaced Malky Mackay in the dugout followed the Scot`s move to Cardiff and he is also set to call upon one or two more of his summer additions, who include Mark Yeates, David Mirfin, Carl Dickinson, Prince Buaben, Craig Forsyth and Tom James. Dyche has virtually a fully-fit squad for the season opener, with only long-term absentee Steve McGinn (knee) unavailable for the foreseeable future.

Formation:442Manager: Eddie Howe

Burnley

Formation: 442Manager: Sean Dyche

Watford

  • Lee Grant
  • Kieran Trippier
  • Ben Mee
  • Andre Amougou
  • Daniel Fox
  • Wade Elliott
  • Dean Marney
  • Chris McCann
  • Ross Wallace
  • Martin Paterson
  • Jay Rodriguez
  • SUBS
  • Brian Jensen
  • David Edgar
  • Marvin Bartley
  • Charlie Austin
  • Keith Treacy

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Match Report

Treacy denies Dyche Keith Treacy marked his Burnley debut by coming off the bench to score a late equaliser in a 2-2 draw with Watford. Rookie boss Hornets boss Sean Dyche was on course for a maiden victory when Craig Forsyth opened the scoring on the stroke of half-time and Mark Yeates added a second with 20 minutes remaining. Yet the Clarets roused themselves in the final 13 minutes as Charlie Austin pulled a goal back before fellow substitute Treacy - a summer signing from Preston - headed an 84th-minute equaliser. Burnley boss Eddie Howe opted to start with Lee Grant in goal ahead of Brian Jensen and also handed starting roles to on-loan Manchester City rookie defenders Kieran Trippier and Ben Mee. Treacy started on the bench, while Dyche named striker Chris Iwelumo in his side following his summer arrival from Burnley. The imposing front man completed the switch for an undisclosed fee and shook off a hamstring strain to start. The Clarets, led by new skipper Chris McCann in the heart of midfield, made a bright and purposeful start. They threatened in the fifth minute when midfielder Dean Marney strode forward and hit a fierce right-foot shot which sailed just wide from 20 yards. In the 10th minute, Burnley winger Ross Wallace hit a 12-yard shot which drew a fine block from Adrian Mariappa. The hosts were firmly in the ascendancy and moments layer Jay Rodriguez engineered the space to a hit a shot from six yards which missed the target. In the 16th minute, the pendulum swung in Watford's favour when Iwelumo tried his luck from 18 yards with a shot that Mee did well to block. Five minutes later, Burnley striker Martin Paterson tried his luck from 20 yards and Hornets goalkeeper Scott Loach made a comfortable stop. Rodriguez then missed the target from 12 yards and Sordell also threatened from close range before Watford opened the scoring on the stroke of half-time. Sordell engineered the space on the right flank to flight a cross which Forsyth headed into the bottom corner from six yards. Burnley made a tactical switch at half-time as Paterson was replaced by Austin in a bid to boost the home attack. Yet Watford continued to defend strongly as Austin wasted a decent opening before Forsyth shot wide when well placed. Yeates came close to scoring in the 54th minute when he fired goalwards from six yards and drew a smart stop from Grant in the home goal. His endeavour was rewarded in the 70th minute, however, when he drilled home a right-footed shot from 12 yards which gave Grant no chance. But the Clarets responded in the 77th minute when Austin fired home from six yards and, with six minutes remaining, Treacy nodded in a cross from fellow wideman Wallace to level the scores.

Form Guide

  • Burnley
  • VS
  • Watford

Last Meetings

  • Watford
  • 1 - 3
  • Burnley
  • 12/02/2011
  • Burnley
  • 3 - 2
  • Watford
  • 13/11/2010
  • Watford
  • 3 - 0
  • Burnley
  • 27/01/2009
  • Burnley
  • 3 - 2
  • Watford
  • 30/09/2008
  • Burnley
  • 2 - 2
  • Watford
  • 01/03/2008
  • Watford
  • 1 - 2
  • Burnley
  • 27/11/2007

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    Watford

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