Burnley need a win to avoid relegation from Premier League

first_imgThe basement side have to win today’s relegation battle with Hull who will start the day just outside the drop zone.Burnley manager Sean Dyche knows that his side need a slice of luck.That match is one of five games that will kick-off at 3pm this afternoon. Aston Villa can ease themselves further clear of the drop zone with a win at home to West Ham, while in-form Leicester take-on Southampton and Newcastle will aim to stop their miserable run of form at home to West Brom.Away from the relegation battle, Stoke will host Tottenham at the Brittania Stadium.The early kick-off today in the Premier League is at Goodison Park, where Everton will clash with Sunderland in a 12:45 start.Later this evening, Manchester United will look to cement their hold on a top-four spot as they travel to Selhurst Park to play Crystal Palace in a half-past five kick-off.last_img read more

Clonoulty Rossmore hurlers set for 24 hour turnaround

first_imgPhoto: Stephen Gleeson Clonoulty Rossmore’s U21 A hurlers have a busy weekend – as they were crowned West Champions this afternoon.They overcame Cashel King Cormacs 2-16 to 2-7.They now go on to play the North winners – Kiladangan – in the County semi final tomorrow afternoon. West Board Chairman John O’ Shea says a 24 hours turnaround is not ideal…Meanwhile, on the other side of the draw, mid champions Holycross Ballycahill went up against south champions Carrick Swans in Golden in the other County U21 A semi final.At half time Holycross led well 14 points to 3, and it finished Swans 1-8 Holycross Ballycahill 1-25.last_img