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Burnley striker Chris Wood happy setting goalscoring record

Burnley striker Chris Wood was delighted with victory over Norwich City.

Wood's opener in a 2-0 win at Norwich took the New Zealander to 13 goals for the Premier League season.

That set a new mark for a Burnley player and also helped set up a season-high 15th Premier League win.

“I heard about that last night and thankfully I popped up with one to take me to the record," said Wood, who has now scored in back-to-back games following his last-gasp leveller from the penalty spot against Wolves in mid-week.

“It was a good time to score, just before half-time and especially after they'd just gone down to nine men.

“You know what's going to happen after that. They're going to go to two banks of four and try and defend their box as well as they can, which they did very well.

“We had other chances, but at the end of the day we got the three points and that's all that matters.

“It's a record number of wins, equals the record number of points and it's fantastic.

“It seems like the club is just achieving more every year with a great set of lads and a great staff."

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