Burnley striker Danny Ings will miss Saturday's meeting with Sunderland after suffering a hamstring injury in last weekend's draw against Crystal Palace.
George Boyd believes he has made the right decision in chasing further Premier League opportunities at Burnley.
Burnley boss Sean Dyche accepts that the Clarets will be regarded as underdogs in the Premier League this season.
Danny Ings is to have a scan later this week to assess his hamstring injury after limping off in Burnley's game at Crystal Palace.
Nathaniel Chalobah would be open to extending his loan spell at Burnley, but sees his long-term future at Chelsea.
Crystal Palace goalkeeper Julian Speroni pulled off a stunning late penalty save to deny Burnley a dramatic victory in an entertaining, but goalless draw at Selhurst Park.
Sean Dyche is backing Scott Arfield to shrug off his penalty miss at Selhurst Park where Burnley and Crystal Palace played out a goalless draw.
Crystal Palace's club-record signing James McArthur is set to make his debut when the Eagles host Burnley in the Premier League on Saturday.