Burnley was relegated from the Premier League after six seasons on Sunday with a 2-1 loss at residence to Newcastle that allowed rival Leeds to outlive.
Burnley wanted solely to match Leeds’ end result in opposition to Brentford and for a lot of the second half, a draw would have been sufficient. Groans sounded round Burnley’s Turf Moor residence when information got here via within the added time that Leeds had scored its second objective in what completed a 2-1 win over Brentford.
Quickly after, the ultimate whistle sounded at Burnley, met with scattered applause because the relegated squad made its method off the sphere.
It introduced an finish to Burnley’s hopes of surviving beneath interim supervisor Mike Jackson after he stepped in when longtime supervisor Sean Dyche was fired final month.
Callum Wilson scored each of Newcastle’s objectives in a profitable finish to a season greatest identified for the controversial takeover by the Saudi Arabian sovereign wealth fund in October. Wilson opened the scoring with a penalty within the twentieth minute and scored once more within the sixtieth earlier than Maxwel Cornet responded for Burnley 9 minutes later.