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Westwood ready for Eagles clash

1st March 2019, 09:53 by Alex Jack

Ashley Westwood is expected to make a return for Burnley as they prepare to host Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Saturday.

The former Aston Villa midfielder missed Tuesday night’s 2-0 defeat at Newcastle United due to illness but the 28-year-old should be ready to face the Eagles at Turf Moor.

“He’s not here today, even though he feels absolutely clear, but just to be sure, the doctor said to stay away to make sure it’s out of his system, but he’s fine now," manager Sean Dyche said.

Dyche has no other major injury concerns ahead of the encounter with the Eagles, as Burnley look to bounce back from their first defeat in nine games against the Magpies.

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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