- Mounie scores rare goal
- Wood, Barnes answer
- Schindler sent off
Steve Mounie scored for Huddersfield, who held an early lead. The Terriers are eight points adrift of 17th.
Burnley moves ahead of the drop zone, level on 18 points with three teams.
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Festive nuttiness took a real turn when Isaac Mbenza‘s cross was put home by Mounie, the first goal by an out-and-out Terriers striker this season.
A pair of in-form players made it 1-1, as 19-year-old Dwight McNeil built on his first Premier League goal by assisting Wood.
Christoph Schindler took his second yellow card before the break, but the hosts in a bind.
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100 – Chris Wood’s leveller for Burnley was his 100th goal in English league football (8 in League One, 78 in Championship, 14 in Premier League). Century.
— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) January 2, 2019
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Philip Billing headed the ball onto Burnley defender Mee’s arm in the second half, and the non-call could’ve gone either way.
The Clarets got their advantage back in the 74th minute through Barnes, set-up by a very much in-form Ashley Westwood.
Brady was sent off in the final throes of the match, a sliding takedown of Mbenza his downfall.