(Sporting Alert) — The following are the starting lineups for the Sky Bet Championship clash between second place QPR and third place Burnley at Loftus Road Stadium.
QPR are without leading striker Charlie Austin, which means that Kevin Doyle, who signed on loan from Wolves on deadline day on Friday, will be leading the attack.
Andrew Johnson, Matt Phillips, Niko Kranjcar and Joey Barton, who returns, all start for the home side.
QPR, winners of the last four games are eight-points behind leaders Leicester City and three ahead of today’s opponents, Burnley.
Leading striker Sam Vokes, Danny Ings, who is the top scorer for the team this season with 15 goals, as well as Dean Marney, David Jones and Scott Arfield are all amongst the starters for Burnley
QPR v Burnley
QPR: Green, Onuoha, Dunne, Hill, Assou-Ekotto, Phillips, Kranjcar, Barton, Traore, Johnson, Doyle
Subs: Maiga, Hughes, Carroll, Henry, Hoilett, Zamora, Murphy
Burnley: Heaton, Trippier, Duff, Shackell, Mee, Kightly, Marney, Jones, Arfield, Ings, Vokes
Subs: Lafferty, Wallace, Stanislas, Cisak, Edgar, Long, Barnes
Referee: Roger East (Wiltshire)