Burnley put a huge dent in Tottenham’s title hopes by securing a 2-1 victory at Turf Moor this afternoon, which hands them a boost in their survival hopes at the bottom of the table.
Chris Wood put the Clarets ahead in the early stages of the second half, heading home from Dwight McNeil’s corner.
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Spurs were not happy with the decision to award the corner, but levelled the scores through Harry Kane following a contentious throw-in from Danny Rose.
Sean Dyche’s men responded in turn to regain the lead and Ashley Barnes scored th decisive goal in the contest, converting at the back post after Johann Gudmundsson had scuffed his effort at goal. The result takes Burnley six points clear of the relegation zone into 13th place, while Spurs are five points adrift of Manchester City at the top of the table.
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