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  • Burnley beat Watford 2-0 in first top-flight meeting

    Burnley beat Watford 2-0 in first top-flight meeting

    Reuters
    Burnley beat Watford 2-0 in first top-flight meeting

    (Reuters) - Burnley struck either side of halftime with headers from Jeff Hendrick and Michael Keane to claim a 2-0 Premier League home win over Watford on Monday in the first top-flight meeting of the two clubs. Forward Hendrick broke the deadlock before defender Keane scored to lift the Clarets into 13th spot where they joined five clubs on seven points from six games, including Watford and champions Leicester City who they trail on goal difference. Steven Defour laid on both goals with …

  • Wenger is impossible act to follow at Arsenal, says Dein

    Wenger is impossible act to follow at Arsenal, says Dein

    Reuters
    Wenger is impossible act to follow at Arsenal, says Dein

    By Chris Bertram MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Arsene Wenger will be an impossible act to follow and Arsenal cannot count on being in the Champions League every season once their French manager leaves, the club's former vice-chairman David Dein said on Monday. Dein reckons that even if Arsenal make an astute choice when they eventually seek a successor to 66-year-old Wenger, whose contract runs out next year, they will face an uncertain time. "He's been at the club for 20 seasons and every …

  • Hendrick breaks Burnley duck as Watford beaten

    Hendrick breaks Burnley duck as Watford beaten

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    Hendrick breaks Burnley duck as Watford beaten

    Record-signing Jeff Hendrick scored his first goal for Burnley as they beat Watford 2-0 in the Premier League at Turf Moor on Monday. Irish midfielder Hendrick signed from second-tier Derby County last month for a reported 10 million pounds ($13.1 million, 11.8 million euros) on a three-year contract. This was promoted Burnley's second win of the season after their shock victory over Liverpool. …

  • Burnley beat Watford 2-0 in historic encounter

    Burnley beat Watford 2-0 in historic encounter

    Reuters
    Burnley beat Watford 2-0 in historic encounter

    LONDON, (Reuters) - BURNLEY 2 WATFORD 0 Burnley struck either side of halftime through Jeff Hendrick and Michael Keane to claim a 2-0 Premier League home win over Watford in the first top-flight meeting of the two clubs on Monday. Forward Hendrick broke the deadlock before defender Keane wrapped up the victory to lift the Clarets into 13th spot where they joined five clubs on seven points from six games, including 11th-placed Watford who they trail on goal difference. ... …

  • Defour shines again as Burnley beats Watford 2-0

    Defour shines again as Burnley beats Watford 2-0

    Associated Press
    Defour shines again as Burnley beats Watford 2-0

    BURNLEY, England (AP) — Burnley earned a second win since being promoted back to the English Premier League, beating Watford 2-0 on Monday after another impressive performance by Steven Defour. …