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  • Date:08 Mar 2011
  • Kick-off:19:45
  • Venue:Kingston Communications Stadium
  • Attendance:20,218
  • Delfouneso (4)
Goal!

Live Commentary

93mins

David Amoo produces a cross, save by Lee Grant.

92mins

The ball is sent over by David Amoo, clearance by Clarke Carlisle.

90mins

Aaron Mclean delivers the ball, clearance made by Daniel Fox. Corner taken by Andy Dawson from the right by-line to the near post, Liam Rosenior produces a header from inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.

89mins

Free kick awarded for a foul by Aaron Mclean on Daniel Fox. Free kick taken by Lee Grant.

87mins

Jay Simpson on for James Harper.

86mins

Jack Cork challenges Robert Koren unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Robert Koren.

85mins

Unfair challenge on Wade Elliott by James Harper results in a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Lee Grant.

84mins

Corner taken by Wade Elliott played to the near post, Shot from deep inside the area by Clarke Carlisle clears the bar.

82mins

Chris Iwelumo on for Chris Eagles.

80mins

Aaron Mclean sends in a cross, Jack Cork manages to make a clearance. David Amoo takes a shot. Save by Lee Grant.

80mins

The ball is sent over by Aaron Mclean, blocked by Daniel Fox. Corner from right by-line taken by Andy Dawson.

79mins

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jay Rodriguez on Liam Rosenior. Liam Rosenior takes the free kick.

78mins

David Amoo produces a cross, Jack Cork gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken by Andy Dawson from the right by-line, Close range header by Anthony Gerrard goes wide of the left-hand upright.

78mins

Liam Rosenior sends in a cross, Michael Duff makes a clearance.

77mins

Shot on goal by Jay Rodriguez from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

75mins

Corner from the left by-line taken by Robert Koren, save by Lee Grant. Robert Koren takes the inswinging corner, Anthony Gerrard has a header from close in and clears the crossbar.

75mins

David Amoo fouled by Jay Rodriguez, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed by Andy Dawson, save by Lee Grant.

73mins

Wade Elliott is brought on as a substitute for Ross Wallace. The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

72mins

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Dean Marney by David Amoo. Direct free kick taken by Jack Cork.

72mins

David Amoo comes on in place of Nick Barmby.

71mins

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Andy Dawson, Michael Duff makes a clearance.

69mins

Corry Evans takes a shot. Save by Lee Grant. Inswinging corner taken by Robert Koren, clearance by Michael Duff.

66mins

Aaron Mclean is caught offside. Lee Grant takes the indirect free kick.

65mins

Jay Rodriguez produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the target.

64mins

Effort from just outside the box by Chris Eagles goes over the bar.

64mins

The referee blows for offside against Matt Fryatt. Indirect free kick taken by Lee Grant.

63mins

Andy Dawson takes a shot. Save made by Lee Grant.

62mins

Robert Koren fouled by Jay Rodriguez, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Andy Dawson, clearance by Clarke Carlisle. Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Andy Dawson.

61mins

Tyrone Mears delivers the ball, Anthony Gerrard makes a clearance. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Ross Wallace, clearance made by Aaron Mclean.

59mins

Unfair challenge on Aaron Mclean by Clarke Carlisle results in a free kick. Robert Koren crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, clearance by Michael Duff. Liam Rosenior has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide left of the goal.

58mins

Clarke Carlisle fouled by Matt Fryatt, the ref awards a free kick. Clarke Carlisle restarts play with the free kick.

56mins

Effort on goal by Aaron Mclean from just inside the area clears the bar.

54mins

Tyrone Mears is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Unfair challenge on Andy Dawson by Tyrone Mears results in a free kick. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Robert Koren, save made by Lee Grant.

51mins

The offside flag is raised against Matt Fryatt. Lee Grant takes the indirect free kick.

50mins

Foul by Jay Rodriguez on Liam Rosenior, free kick awarded. Liam Rosenior takes the direct free kick.

49mins

Nathan Delfouneso gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Anthony Gerrard. Free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

49mins

Corry Evans has an effort at goal from the edge of the box that misses to the right of the target.

48mins

Tyrone Mears challenges Nick Barmby unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Robert Koren from left wing, clearance made by Jack Cork.

48mins

Jay Rodriguez challenges Anthony Gerrard unfairly and gives away a free kick. Bradley Guzan takes the free kick.

47mins

The referee blows for offside against Aaron Mclean. Free kick taken by Lee Grant.

46mins

The ball is delivered by Andy Dawson, Aaron Mclean produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.

46mins

Jay Rodriguez produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand post.

45mins

Handball by Clarke Carlisle. Robert Koren crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, clearance by Nathan Delfouneso.

44mins

Daniel Fox crosses the ball, save made by Bradley Guzan.

39mins

Unfair challenge on Chris Eagles by Anthony Gerrard results in a free kick. Ross Wallace takes the direct free kick.

39mins

Andy Dawson is caught offside. Lee Grant takes the indirect free kick.

38mins

Liam Rosenior sends in a cross, Chris Eagles manages to make a clearance.

36mins

Robert Koren takes a shot. Save made by Lee Grant.

36mins

Matt Fryatt takes a shot. Daniel Fox makes a clearance.

35mins

The referee books Daniel Fox for time wasting.

28mins

Ross Wallace takes a shot. Save by Bradley Guzan.

25mins

Corner taken left-footed by Andy Dawson, Anthony Gerrard takes a shot. Save by Lee Grant.

24mins

The offside flag is raised against Nathan Delfouneso. Bradley Guzan takes the free kick.

20mins

Shot by James Harper. Save by Lee Grant.

19mins

A cross is delivered by Tyrone Mears, clearance by James Chester.

18mins

Shot from just outside the box by Chris Eagles goes over the crossbar.

16mins

Corner taken by Ross Wallace from the left by-line played to the near post, Chris Eagles concedes a free kick for a foul on Andy Dawson. Indirect free kick taken by Bradley Guzan.

15mins

Shot by James Harper from outside the box goes high over the target.

15mins

The ball is sent over by Robert Koren, Clarke Carlisle makes a clearance.

11mins

Andy Dawson challenges Tyrone Mears unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ross Wallace crosses the ball in from the free kick, Aaron Mclean makes a clearance. Centre by Ross Wallace, James Chester makes a clearance.

11mins

The ball is delivered by Nick Barmby.

10mins

Nick Barmby takes a shot. Save by Lee Grant.

6mins

Centre by Aaron Mclean, save by Lee Grant.

5mins

Nathan Delfouneso fires in a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Hull 0-1 Burnley.Chris Eagles delivers the ball, Andy Dawson manages to make a clearance. Ross Wallace takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, Jay Rodriguez takes a shot. The assist for the goal came from Jay Rodriguez.

Match Preview

Mannone set for fitness test Hull will check on the fitness of goalkeeper Vito Mannone ahead of the visit of Burnley to the KC Stadium in the npower Championship. The on-loan Arsenal stopper kept a clean sheet on his return to the side in the vital 1-0 win at Nottingham Forest on Saturday. But he aggravated a thigh injury - which sidelined him previously - during the game and is a doubt for the visit of the Clarets, who are one place and one point ahead of the Tigers. Should Mannone be ruled out, the Tigers only have youngster Mark Oxley to call on with Matt Duke joining Derby on loan last week, although he could be recalled by manager Nigel Pearson. New loan signing David Amoo made his debut as a second-half substitute at Forest and will now be pushing for a start. Burnley manager Eddie Howe is short of strikers. Charlie Austin will undergo surgery on a dislocated shoulder this week and has been ruled out for the rest of the season. Fellow frontman Steven Thompson is sidelined for at least a month following a groin operation and with Martin Paterson also absent with a thigh injury, Howe has only Chris Iwelumo and Jay Rodriguez fit and available. The Clarets boss is considering signing another forward on loan as he bids to maintain his side`s play-off push. However, assistant manager Jason Tindall said: "We've got a fantastic squad, we are short on numbers but the lads who are fit are very good players. Hopefully we won't get any more injuries."

Formation:442Manager: Nigel Pearson

Hull

Formation: 442Manager: Eddie Howe

Burnley

  • Bradley Guzan
  • Liam Rosenior
  • James Chester
  • Anthony Gerrard
  • Andy Dawson
  • Robert Koren
  • James Harper
  • Corry Evans
  • Nick Barmby
  • Matt Fryatt
  • Aaron Mclean
  • SUBS
  • Mark Oxley
  • Jack Hobbs
  • Richard Garcia
  • Tom Cairney
  • Jay Simpson
  • David Amoo
  • Tijani Belaid

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Match Report

Delfouneso's debut delight Nathan Delfouneso's solitary goal on his Burnley debut was enough to down Hull in the npower Championship and boost his team's play-off hopes. Both teams went into the clash needing three points to close the gap on sixth-placed Leeds, however it was an early strike from Delfouneso that separated the pair. The 20-year-old, signed in the build-up to the encounter, poked home from close range to seal a win that keeps Eddie Howe's team well poised to make the top six. Hull launched a second-half riposte but found Lee Grant impassable as he ensured a damaging defeat was inflicted on Nigel Pearson's promotion hopes. The Tigers made two changes from the team that beat Nottingham Forest at the weekend. Nick Barmby came in for Jay Simpson, while goalkeeper Brad Guzan returned on loan from Aston Villa to replace the injured Vito Mannone. Villa team-mate Delfouneso added to the potency Howe's front line needed to keep abreast of the division's front-runners. That meant Chris Iwelumo dropped to the bench as Burnley began with purpose and seized the upper hand thanks to a fifth-minute opener straight off the training ground. A corner was driven low into the box and although Jay Rodriguez's low drive was blocked, the ball fell right at the feet of Delfouneso, who prodded in from two yards. It took 15 minutes for the hosts to offer a response and even then it was a speculative hit from James Harper that was always going over. Burnley continued to look at ease going forward and their free-flowing, confident play had them in comfortable command - much to the ire of the Hull crowd. Anthony Gerrard had a sniff of a chance when his head grazed an Andy Dawson cross but Clarets keeper Grant had little more than handling practice to contend with. Counterpart Guzan did well to clutch an awkward shot from Ross Wallace that spat up and nearly bounced past the American as Burnley looked good value for their slender lead. Howe will have been disappointed his charges failed to put the sluggish Tigers to the sword, given they had to rely on Michael Duff's terrific goal-line clearance to keep their advantage intact after Matty Fryatt had gone clean through 10 minutes before the break. An Aaron Maclean header failed to find the target and Corry Evans volleyed narrowly wide but could not test Grant after the restart as Hull looked to mount a fightback. But they failed to weave any meaningful possession together - in contrast to their recent displays - and their best hope of a leveller came when Dawson steamed in to blast a volley goalward, only to be thwarted by Grant's excellent save. Former Hull midfielder Dean Marney almost added to the indignation by shaving the post with a driven shot from outside the area. Burnley soaked up the pressure and stood firm in face of City seeing the majority of the ball. When cracks did appear, Pearson's team failed to make the most of them. Evans was played in and with the goal at his mercy, saw Grant come to the rescue again and stick out a hand to keep Burnley ahead. David Amoo, loaned from Liverpool, was introduced to inject pace but the visitors had the next opening as substitute Wade Elliott cleared the crossbar. Burnley absorbed further Hull attacks while looking threatening on the break, but it was the contribution of Delfouneso that proved decisive in this play-off tussle.

Form Guide

    WWDWLW
  • Hull
  • VS
  • Burnley
  • LWWDWW

Last Meetings

  • Burnley
  • 4 - 0
  • Hull
  • 28/09/2010
  • Hull
  • 2 - 0
  • Burnley
  • 04/03/2008
  • Burnley
  • 0 - 1
  • Hull
  • 06/11/2007
  • Hull
  • 2 - 0
  • Burnley
  • 30/12/2006
  • Burnley
  • 2 - 0
  • Hull
  • 14/10/2006
  • Hull
  • 0 - 0
  • Burnley
  • 15/04/2006

Top Scorers

Hull

  • R Koren 6
  • M Fryatt 5
  • N Barmby 4
  • J Simpson 4
  • A Gerrard 3
  • A Mclean 2
  • J Harper 1
  • R Garcia 1
  • C Evans 1
  • J Chester 1
  • T Cairney 1

Burnley

  • C Iwelumo 11
  • J Rodriguez 9
  • C Eagles 4
  • R Wallace 3
  • D Marney 3
  • JF Cork 3
  • S Thompson 2
  • AS Bikey 2
  • M Paterson 2
  • C Carlisle 1
  • T Mears 1
  • B Easton 1

Goals

Hull

    • Total goals 76
    • Goals per game 40
  • 3 (For) 2 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 4 (For) 4 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 2 (For) 4 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 3 (For) 1 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 6 (For) 6 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 2 (For) 8 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 5 (For) 3 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 6 (For) 4 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 9 (For) 4 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

Burnley

    • Total goals 86
    • Goals per game 50
  • 3 (For) 3 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 1 (For) 4 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 7 (For) 5 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 6 (For) 4 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 9 (For) 2 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 3 (For) 5 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 6 (For) 5 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 3 (For) 2 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 12 (For) 9 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

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