Burnley FC team and transfer news
Cherries manager Howe turned 40 on Wednesday but he and the home crowd had little to cheer at the Vitality Stadium as they were convincingly beaten by his former club.
Bournemouth 1-2 Burnley: Robbie Brady thunderbolt silences Cherries as Sean Dyche's surprise package keep pace with Premier League leading pack
ADAM SHERGOLD AT THE VITALITY STADIUM: Sean Dyche's men came into the game with ground to make up in their chase of the top six, and Chris Wood inflicted the perfect start with his tap in.
Chelsea 1-0 Swansea, RESULT: Plus Premier League scores including Arsenal 5-0 Huddersfield, Manchester City 2-1 Southampton and the rest
Manchester City left it until the sixth minute of stoppage time to see off Southampton on a night where there were also big Premier League wins for Arsenal, Chelsea, Everton and Burnley.
Ben Purkiss named PFA chairman as he takes over from Ritchie Humphreys while Burnley, Stoke and Bournemouth players form management committee
Ben Purkiss has been elected chairman of the Professional Footballers' Association. Purkiss, 33, takes over from Sheffield FC's Ritchie Humphreys as the head of the football players' union.
Sean Dyche refutes Rafa Benitez's claims Newcastle cannot compete with Burnley in the transfer market
Sean Dyche has swatted aside Rafa Benitez's claim that Newcastle cannot compete with Burnley in the transfer market. Benitez is thought to be unhappy with the financial backing.