An injured Michael Keane misses out as Burnley welcome West Bromwich Albion.
misses out as Michael Keane welcome Burnley to Turf Moor this afternoon. West Bromwich Albion
The in-demand defender is absent with a knock and is replaced by
- making his first Premier League start - in just the one change from the side that claimed Kevin Long a 2-0 victory at Crystal Palace last weekend. and Sam Vokes continue their partnership up front, while Ashley Barnes overcomes a knee problem to start in midfield alongside George Boyd , Ashley Westwood and Jeff Hendrick . Scott Arfield
Long is joined in the back four by
, Matthew Lowton and James Tarkowski , with Stephen Ward retaining his place in goal. Tom Heaton
Ben Mee once again misses out on the matchday squad as he continues to recover from a shin problem.
For the Baggies,
makes four changes following Tony Pulis the 1-0 home defeat to Leicester City last weekend. continues to lead the line in an expected 4-2-3-1 formation, with skipper Salomon Rondon and James McClean coming in for Darren Fletcher and James Morrison alongside Nacer Chadli . Chris Brunt is joined by youngster Jake Livermore - in for Sam Field - in defensive midfield, while Bournemouth loanee Claudio Yacob makes his first appearance at left-back in place of Marc Wilson . Allan Nyom , Craig Dawson and Gareth McAuley retain their places in the back four ahead of Jonny Evans in goal. Ben Foster Burnley: Heaton; Lowton, Long, Tarkowski, Ward; Boyd, Westwood, Hendrick, Arfield; Vokes, Barnes Subs: Flanagan, Defour, Gray, Brady, Gudmundsson, Darikwa, Pope West Bromwich Albion: Foster; Dawson, McAuley, Evans, M Wilson; Field, Livermore; McClean, Fletcher, Brunt; Rondon Subs: Myhill; Nyom, Yacob, Morrison, Chadli, Leko, K Wilson
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