X

Friday 26
April

Burnley

Dyche has options out wide for Seagulls clash

8th February 2019, 11:36 by Simon Barlow

Johan Berg Gudmundsson could return to the Burnley line-up at Brighton on Saturday with Robbie Brady also back in the reckoning.

Both wide players came off the bench in Burnley's 1-1 home draw with Southampton last weekend and could be heavily involved for the trip to the south coast to face the Seagulls.

Gudmundsson missed almost an entire month of football after picking up a thigh muscle problem on January 5 while Brady's comeback from injury was interrupted by a three-match ban for a poor challenge on Isaac Mbenza in the win over Huddersfield.

Boss Sean Dyche has confirmed Matt Lowton is back in training after a toe problem although Steven Defour and Aaron Lennon are out of contention for the clash at the Amex Stadium.

Peter Crouch is likely to remain on the bench as Dyche's 'impact substitute' despite impressing after coming on in the second half of the match against the Saints.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Simon Barlow has a wealth of journalism experience and in-depth knowledge in a number of sports. As well as his extensive football knowledge, Simon is also well versed on cricket, tennis, American Football and cycling amongst others.

More Burnley

Burnley

Hendrick ready to upset City

25th April 2019, 15:06

Midfielder Jeff Hendrick says Burnley are ready to stall Manchester City's title charge on Sunday.

Burnley

Keeper backs Clarets to trouble City

25th April 2019, 12:12

Joe Hart believes Burnley can make life tough for Premier League leaders Manchester City at Turf Moor on Sunday.

Burnley

Dyche talks up post-Christmas run

24th April 2019, 17:27

Burnley manager Sean Dyche claims hard work over Christmas was key to the team turning their fortunes around this season.

Burnley

Dyche hails Clarets' efforts

24th April 2019, 14:47

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

Burnley

Dyche delighted as Clarets reach 40 points

23rd April 2019, 13:08

Burnley boss Sean Dyche was happy to see his side reach 40 points after their 2-2 draw at Chelsea on Monday.

Burnley

Clarets boss cools Chelsea row

23rd April 2019, 03:00

Sean Dyche played down the ugly scenes that followed Burnley's 2-2 draw at Chelsea last night, saying it was just 'handbags'.

Recent Sport Headlines

Rugby League

Hull KR snap up Maria on loan

26th April 2019, 01:43

Hull KR coach Tim Sheens has completed the capture of Catalans Dragons forward Antoni Maria, who arrives on a one-month loan.

Rugby League

Shenton blow for Tigers

26th April 2019, 01:43

Castleford Tigers star Michael Shenton faces at least two months on the sidelines with an ankle injury.

Tennis

Nadal happy to go through in Barcelona

26th April 2019, 01:01

Rafael Nadal booked his place in the quarter-finals of the Barcelona Open, then declared he was much happier with his performance.

Juventus

Bentancur says Juve want European Cup

25th April 2019, 20:46

Rodrigo Bentancur says Juventus will go for European glory next year as he enjoys the "incredible" feeling of winning another Scudetto.

Golf

Smith leads the Trophee Hassan II

25th April 2019, 20:24

Jordan Smith fired a first-round seven-under-par 66 to lead the Trophee Hassan II by one shot at Royal Golf Dar Es Salam.

Southampton

Hasenhuttl expected Saints survival

25th April 2019, 17:35

Ralph Hasenhuttl claims he always expected to keep Southampton in the Premier League and that is the reason he took on the job.

Crystal Palace

Riedewald linked with Fenerbahce loan move

25th April 2019, 17:34

Turkish side Fenerbahce are reportedly planning a season-long loan swoop for Crystal Palace defender Jairo Riedewald this summer.

Chelsea

Bayern still thinking about stricken Blues ace

25th April 2019, 17:14

Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness says the Bundesliga giants have not forgotten about Chelsea and England starlet Callum Hudson-Odoi.