SAM Vokes was the Lancashire Telegraph’s Burnley player of the month after topping the player ratings for March.

Vokes averaged exactly eight out of 10 for the six games he received ratings for during March, before limping off early in the last match of the month against Leicester.

Ben Mee was second in the averages for players who started at least five of the seven matches in March, while Scott Arfield was third.

Average ratings:

1 Sam Vokes 8

2 Ben Mee 7.86

3 Scott Arfield 7.71

4= Tom Heaton 7.43

4= Michael Duff 7.43

4= Jason Shackell 7.43