Cort expected to be fit for Villa test

Burnley defender Leon Cort is expected to be fit for Sunday's Premier League clash away to Aston Villa, which kicks off at 2pm.

Last Updated: 19/02/10 at 13:07

Cort: Has overcome groin injury

Cort: Has overcome groin injury

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Cort, signed from Stoke last month, was forced off with a groin injury in the Clarets' 3-0 defeat at Fulham 10 days ago.

Veteran Graham Alexander, missing for the last three weeks with a calf problem, is rated 50-50 to return at Villa Park.

Stephen Jordan (hamstring) and Chris McCann (knee) could come back into contention but Steven Caldwell (groin) is still sidelined.

Burnley (from): Jensen, Mears, Fox, Carlisle, Bikey, Cort, Eagles, Edgar, Elliott, Cork, McDonald, Nugent, Paterson, Fletcher, Blake, Thompson, Duff, Jordan, Penny, Gudjonsson, Kalvenes, Eckersley, Nimani, Weaver.

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