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Matchday live: Burnley v Nottingham Forest
Updated 5:08pm Saturday 22nd February 2014 in Football
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- The Clarets are unchanged for a sixth game, and bid to stretch their unbeaten league run to 10 games.
Full-time: Burnley 3, Forest 1
Collins misses a late chance for Forest
Ings drives wit the ball but clears the bar
Sam Vokes is awarded the sponsors' man of the match
Paterson drives low shot just wide across goal
Forest sub: Henderson for Jara
Spot kick saved by Heaton but taker Abdoun heads in rebound. 3-1
Penalty Forest for Duff's trip on Cox
Standing ovation for Vokes as he is replaced by Barnes
Forest subs: Greening for Moussi, Cox for Djebbour
Ings lashes shot on the turn across face of goal
Trippier sends ball forward to Ings, clever lay-off to Jones, midfielder hits the side netting with shot from edge of box
Jones' corner flicked on by Marney, dropped to Duff but the defender turned it just wide of the left hand post
Ings looked certain to make it four on he volley, but his left foot effort rose agonisingly over the bar
Lascelles header from Fox corner headed off the line by Trippier
Burnley sub: Treacy for Kightly
Marney picked up a loose ball deep in the Flrest half, laid off to Kightly but cross-shot clears the bar
Forest already vastly improved on their first half performance
Abdoun corner flicked on, Lascelles stabbed go effort on target, Heaton tipped onto bar
Abdoun cross from the left, headed by Djebbour. Comfortable for Heaton
Ings sends in a great ball for Vokes, on his hat-trick, but couldn't get the right connection
Second half underway. No changes for either team - surprisingly for Forest considering how poor they were in first half
Two minutes' added time
Mee ball in from the left struck by Vokes and deflection took it over Darlow
Duff has the ball in the net from Jones' free kick, but the flag is up for offside
Almost a second for Vokes, great hit from Marney's ball matched by Darlow's save at full stretch
Terrific Trippier cross, thumping Vokes header. 17th goal of the season for Vokes, Trippier's 13th assist
Kightly cuts in from the left after his attempted cross is blocked and returned, but right foot shot misses the target
Mackie cross shot drifts away from goal. Abdoun kept the ball in at the corner flag to keep he attack alive for Forest but Burnley defend well
Arfield fired is sixth of the season past Darlow after nutmegging ex-Claret Danny Fox on edge of the box. Jones did well in the build-up to opener.
Early chance got Ings after Arfield makes inroads. Keeper got a touch to slow the ball down and Lascelles ultimately cleared off the line
Game underway after minute's applause for ex-Claret Gordon Harris, with Sir Tom Finney also remembered in the tribute
Burnley are anticipating their biggest home crowd of the calendar year
Referee is Andy D'Urso
FOREST: Karl Darlow, Danny Collins, Guy Moussi, Jamie Mackie, Danny Fox, Greg Halford, Jamaal Lascelles, Gonzalo Jara, Rafik Djebbour, Jamie Paterson, Djamel Abdoun.
Subs: Eric Lichaj, Dan Harding, Darius Henderson, Jonathan Greening, Matt Derbyshire, Dorus De Vries, Simin Cox
BURNLEY: Tom Heaton; Kieran Trippier, Michael Duff, Jason Shackell, Ben Mee; Michael Kightly, Dean Marney, David Jones, Scott Arfield; Sam Vokes, Danny Ings.
Subs: Alex Cisak, Kevin Long, Keith Treacy, Ross Wallace, Junior Stanislas, David Edgar, Ashley Barnes.
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