Burnley fans hired a plane with a banner for the Blackburn game: “35 years, who cares? 20 points. Venky’s 4ever!”

Burnley fans pulled off an expensive prank at Ewood Park on Sunday in the East Lancershire derby.

Having released a chicken draped in a Blackburn flag onto the pitch inside the first 30 seconds of kick off, Burnley’s supporters upped the ante when a plane few over Ewood Park with a banner.

It didn’t take long for someone to snap a picture of the message, which read “35 years, who cares? 20 points. Venky’s 4ever!”

Burnley have not beaten their bitter rivals for 35 years, however the Clarets begun the day 20 points above Blackburn in the Championship table.

See pictures of the plane & banner Burnley fans hired for the Blackburn game.

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