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Burnley getting what they deserve - Dyche

27th December 2018, 10:45 by Alex Jack

Burnley manager Sean Dyche says his players can have no complaints about their current plight in the Premier League this term.

After finishing seventh last term, the Lancashire outfit have failed to reach the same heights and now find themselves in the relegation zone, three points from safety.

A 5-1 hammering by Everton on Boxing Day further compounded matters, but Dyche has claimed his side have to look at themselves and can have no excuses for their current position.

"It's not just about scorelines, it's about performances as well. Today you can't judge because you're out of the game before you're in it," he said.

"The games coming up are massive for our season. It's not about concerns, it's about realities - we are where we are because we haven't deserved any better. We haven't kept the margins tight enough."

Burnley have a chance to get their season back on track on Sunday when they welcome West Ham to Turf Moor.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Alex Jack is a Yorkshireman with Scottish connections and well versed in a number of sports. A Leeds United supporter, who also enjoys both codes of rugby. Leeds Rhinos is where you can find him in the summer, while Alex is an avid supporter of Scottish rugby union.

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