It was not pretty, but Burnley were able to escape from Sunderland's ground with just their third road point of the season as the two sides played to a 0-0 final.
Because of illness to a chief investigator involved in Joey Barton's disciplinary hearing for betting accusations, the hearing has been postponed a week and Barton is free to play this weekend against Liverpool.
Joey Barton may have kicked his last ball for Burnley with the midfielder facing the prospect of a lengthy ban.
Andre Gray was a one-man show for the Clarets on Saturday, but Burnley were hard down by to come away from the Liberty Stadium with nothing.
Burnley travel to South Wales to take on Swansea City this weekend, but will do so without Ashley Barnes, who is serving a one-game suspension.
Burnley received a mixed bag of team news in manager Sean Dyche's latest injury update following the weekend.
Burnley won't have winger Johann Berg Gudmundsson and midfielder Steven Defour available for the weekend.
Johann Berg Gudmundsson picked up a knock in Burnley's FA Cup loss to Lincoln City last weekend, and has been ruled out of this weekend's trip to Hull City.
Burnley found itself on the wrong side of history in a 1-0 home loss to National League side Lincoln City.
Burnley found themselves trailing early but Robbie Brady opened his account with the Clarets scoring a fantastic free kick and the two sides played to a 1-1 draw.
Steven Defour will miss his second consecutive match due to a hamstring injury and will not be an option for Sean Dyche as Burnley host Chelsea on Sunday.
Jeff Hendrick was shown a straight red as Burnley were defeated 2-1 at Watford on Saturday.
Ashley Westwood has been signed by Burnley from Aston Villa on a three-and-a-half year deal with an option to extend the contract an additional year.
Burnley made a key acquisition on deadline day by agreeing to a deal with Norwich City that sees Robbie Brady join the Clarets for a fee of around £13m.
Substitute Sam Vokes scored a controversial late winner for Burnley to secure a 1-0 victory over Leicester City at Turf Moof on Tuesday.