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Dyche hails Clarets' efforts

24th April 2019, 14:47 by Nick Harris

Boss Sean Dyche says Burnley's season has been "fantastic" after the side confirmed their Premier League status with a draw at Chelsea.

The Clarets have been up against it for most of the campaign following their early start due to qualifying for the Europa League, and the amount of extra games that brings, and at one point were in the bottom three.

Since Christmas they have turned things around and Dyche says to get over the line and cope with the challenges they have faced has been a tremendous effort.

He said: "There was a lot of noise about at the start of this season and some describe it as a bad season, but I think it's been a fantastic season.

"To come through that beginning and where we are now, with all the challenges along the way, is a magnificent achievement."

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Nick Harris is a long-standing journalist who specialises in football and rugby league. An avid golfer, Nick also follows the major boxing fights closely.

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