Burnley close on Europe as Chris Wood and Kevin Long sink Leicester

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It is hard because we lose our run for the Europa League cup, but congratulations to Burnley.

Provided Southampton does not win the FA Cup instead of other semifinalists Chelsea, Manchester United and Tottenham, seventh place would be enough for a spot in the Europa League.

Dyche's remarkable success has been built on a small, tight squad and meticulous preparation, things that would be severely tested by the Europa League.

Republic of Ireland defender Kevin Long was on target as Burnley made it five successive top-flight wins for the first time in half a century as the prospect of European football at Turf Moor next season drew ever closer.

"For Burnley Football Club even to be spoken about, it's a long, long way from where we were".

"To have the opportunity to play this decisive game at this stage of the season is good because we shouldn't forget where we were a few months ago. Now it's open-minded and see how far we can go".

Wes Morgan's sloppy play allowed Ashley Barnes to play in Wood, who beat Kasper Schmeichel at the second attempt, and three minutes later it was 2-0 as Long headed in Johann Berg Gudmundsson's corner for his first league goal for Burnley. I got on really well with the players, the staff, the owners are great as well. This injury will not help him but he has still made just two starts for Sean Dyche since January and for someone who Spurs have high hopes for, that is nowhere near enough. It was important to come back in the second half with quality and we improved in our play. "It's very hard to get five wins on the trot so I'm very pleased overall".

"I think so, yes", he said.

"I think it will be, I don't say a miracle, but they (Burnley) are in a good position of course now", he said.

This is the first time the Clarets scored two goals within the opening 10 minutes of Premier League game. I was surprised because there was good concentration before the game and to concede these two goals so quickly, it was hard to accept.

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