Burnley boss Dyche pleased

Burnley boss Sean Dyche admitted that recent performances and results from pre-season fixtures had given the squad a boost ahead of the new campaign.

The Clarets beat League One outfit Tranmere Rovers 2-1 at Prenton Park in the penultimate game of the pre-season schedule, adding to victories against Cork City and Carlisle United.

Sean Dyche

Sean Dyche

Danny Ings opened the scoring with a spectacular volley on his 21st birthday before midfielder Dean Marney’s incredible netbuster sealed the win.