MICHAEL Duff made his first appearance for a month for the Development squad in Tuesday's friendly at Chester.
The Clarets defender, who has has missed the start of the Championship season after injuring his groin in pre-season, came through unscathed in the behind-closed-doors victory at Chester.
Fellow defender Ben Mee also stepped up his comeback after being names as an unused substitute in the last two first team games.
And Mee was on target along with Steven Hewitt as Burnley ran out 2-0 winners on the night.
BURNLEY: Liversedge, O’Neill, Mee, Love, Duff, Anderson, Trialist, Hewitt, Gilchrist, Frost, Howieson.
Subs: Errington, Nizic, Coleman, Gallagher, Lowe, Dummigan, Massanka