Sean Dyche Plays Down Last Season's Crystal Palace Result Ahead of Return to Selhurst Park

Published on: 13 January 2018

​Burnley manager Sean Dyche has mitigated claims that his side’s 2-0 over Crystal Palace last season was the turning point for Burnley’s eventual survival, ahead of returning to Selhurst Park on Saturday. Dyche didn’t write the win off, but said it was ‘important but not defining’ for the Clarets. The win in late April was Burnley’s first away win of that campaign and ended up making them virtually safe with three games to go. The game also laid the foundations for Burnley’s stellar campaign...