Result: Burnley 1-1 Coventry City

Eddie Howe
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Clive Platt rescues Coventry City a point from their trip to Eddie Howe's Burnley.

Clive Platt rescued a point for struggling Coventry City from their trip to Burnley this afternoon.

Hosting Burnley held the lead at the break courtesy of Charlie Austin, who rose highest to convert a cross from Ross Wallace in the 19th minute.

However, Coventry kept their survival hopes alive thanks to Platt, who scored from close range following a cross from Oliver Norwood in the 66th minute.

The draw has left Coventry 22nd in the Championship table and four points from safety.

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