Sean Ditch’s Burnley brought an unpleasant surprise to Wolverhampton fans. The Claret’s beat the Wolves in the 14th round of the English Premier League.
Burnley secured a comfortable lead thanks to accurate shots from Ashley Barnes and Chris Wood. Wolves only had enough for a prestige goal, which was scored at the end of the meeting (Fabio Silva converted a penalty).
Thanks to the success in the duel with Nuno Espirito Santo’s team, Burnley moved up to 16th in the Premier League standings (13 points). “Wolves” scored 20 points and are on the 11th line.
Burnley – Wolverhampton 2: 1 (1: 0)
Goals: Barnes, 35 (1: 0); Woods, 51 (2: 0); Silva, 89 (2: 1, pen.).