Vincent Kompany, Burnley manager, declared that their victory over rivals Blackburn to clinch the Championship title “will be talked about for generations”. Burnley had previously secured promotion back to the Premier League with a 2-1 win over Middlesbrough on Good Friday, but they had won only one of the four games that followed, delaying their inevitable title win. However, they finally secured the title with a 1-0 victory over Blackburn at Ewood Park. Kompany described the achievement as a “once-in-a-lifetime occasion” and a moment that “can’t get much better”.
Burnley manager Vincent Kompany believes that his team’s Championship title win away at Blackburn will be a memorable event that will be talked about for generations to come. Burnley had already secured promotion to the Premier League with a win over Middlesbrough on Good Friday but needed a win against Blackburn to secure the title, which they achieved with a 1-0 victory.