Burnley 1-0 Wolverhampton Wanderers: beats 1-0 with a goal scored by M. Vydra

BURNLEY. Burnley beats Wolverhampton Wanderers 1-0 after M. Vydra scored just 1 goal (62').


BURNLEY. Burnley conquers Wolverhampton Wanderers 1-0 after M. Vydra scored just 1 goal (62′). Wolverhampton Wanderers was vastly superior in terms of ball possession (64%).​

The match was played at the Turf Moor stadium in Burnley on Sunday and it started at 2:00 pm local time. The referee was Anthony Taylor with the assistance of Gary Beswick and Adam Nunn. The 4th official was David Coote. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 14.7 degrees Celsius or 58.48 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 60%.​

Match Statistics

Wolverhampton Wanderers was in firm control of the ball 64% while Burnley was struggling with a 36% ball possession.

Wolverhampton Wanderers was more aggressive with 43 dangerous attacks and 12 shots of which 4 were on target. Even so, Burnley succeeded in find the solution to win this match.​

Burnley shot 16 times, 7 on target, 9 off target. On the other side, Wolverhampton Wanderers shot 12 times, 4 on target, 8 off target.


Burnley received 3 yellow cards (M. Vydra, C. Taylor and A. Barnes). On the opposite side, Wolverhampton Wanderers received 1 yellow card (P. Neto).

After playing this match, Burnley will have 28 points to stay in the 18th place. On the opposite side, Wolverhampton Wanderers will stay with 49 points to stay in the 8th place.

Match Events

  • 33'

    M. Vydra

  • 62'

    M. Vydra

    W. Weghorst

  • 64'

    A. Barnes

    J. Rodriguez

  • 67'

    P. Neto

    F. Silva

  • 71'

    A. Lennon

    M. Vydra

  • 77'

    C. Taylor

  • 79'


    R. Saiss

  • 86'

    K. Long

    D. McNeil

  • 90'

    A. Barnes

  • 90'

    P. Neto

Next match

In the upcoming Premier League match, Burnley will play away with Watford on the 30th of April with a 10-5 head to head in favor of Burnley (8 draws).

Wolverhampton Wanderers will host Brighton & Hove Albion on the 30th of April with a 4-4 head to head record.

Burnley: Formation and Lineups

Burnley started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).

The manager Michael David Jackson chose to play with the following team: Nick Pope (7.4), Connor Roberts (7.1), Nathan Collins (7.0), James Tarkowski (6.9), Charlie Taylor (7.1), Dwight McNeil (7.6), Jack Cork (6.9), Josh Brownhill (7.0), Jay Rodriguez (6.7), Wout Weghorst (7.2) and Matěj Vydra (7.4).


Burnley made 3 changes: J. Rodriguez for A. Barnes (64′), M. Vydra for A. Lennon (71′) and D. McNeil for K. Long (86′).

Top player: Dwight McNeil

Probably the most impressive player in Burnley was Dwight McNeil even if he didn’t score the decisive goal.

His rating is (7.6) with 30 passes (70% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 16. He performed 3 crosses.

Wolverhampton Wanderers: Formation and Lineups

Wolverhampton Wanderers started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

On the opposite side, Bruno Miguel Silva do Nascimento played with: José Sá (6.9), Willy Boly (7.1), Conor Coady (6.9), Romain Saïss (6.5), Nélson Semedo (7.4), Leander Dendoncker (7.0), João Moutinho (7.3), Jonny Otto (7.2), Raúl Jiménez (7.2), Hee-Chan Hwang (7.1) and Fábio Silva (6.6).


Wolverhampton Wanderers made 2 changes: F. Silva for P. Neto (67′) and R. Saiss for Trincao (79′).

Top player: Nélson Semedo

The player who no doubt impressed Wolverhampton Wanderers the most was Nélson Semedo.

His rating is (7.4) with 46 passes (82% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 10 duels out of 15. He performed 1 cross.

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