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Burnley got top after Blackpool win

Tom Heaton enjoyed the winner. Credit: PA

A stunning strike from Burnley's Scott Arfield gave the Clarets all three points in the Lancashire derby as they won 2-1 at Turf Moor, inflicting a fourth straight defeat on Blackpool.

But Blackpool were never out of the reckoning and Craig Cathcart levelled the scores with a header before Arfield raised the roof by ensuring Burnley occupied the Championship's top spot at Christmas.

But Blackpool were never out of the reckoning and Craig Cathcart levelled the scores with a header before Arfield raised the roof by ensuring Burnley occupied the Championship's top spot at Christmas.

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Ings bullish ahead of Hammers test

Danny Ings is adamant that Championship table-toppers Burnley will extend their unbeaten home run and book a place in the League Cup's last eight at the expense of West Ham.

I'm sure we're going to beat them.

I'm really confident about that game. I'm sure with the confidence we've got at the moment we can turn anyone over.

The crowd have been great getting behind us and it seems to be getting louder and louder.

– Burnley striker Danny Ings

Share a Coke with Joey

Joey Barton is hit with a bottle of coke at Burnley. Credit: @Twitter

QPR lost their unbeaten league record at league leaders Burnley on Saturday and Joey Barton was struck by a bottle of coke thrown at him by home supporters.

It was the only negative for Burnley after another impressive performance at Turf Moor.

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Carlisle: Ian Holloway probably saved my life

Former Burnley captain, Clarke Carlisle, talks to Granada about his new book: You don't know me but ... A Footballer's Life.

The ITV co-commentator talks of alcoholism, his attempted suicide, his fall-out with old boss Kevin Blackwell, and his anger at Rio Ferdinand over the Kick It Out campaign.

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