Manchester United on Thursday claimed a 3–2 away win from Sheffield United and rose to sixth in the Premier League.
United are now five points away from the league top of Liverpool after playing less than the teams above.
Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson got the display against his old loan club, but already in the 5th minute gave David McGoldrick a place to make 1-0.
However, the guests managed to rise again from the losing position and win again in the guests.
Marcus Rashford scored twice and Anthony Martial once.
McGoldrick also scored the final goal of the match, the Blades 2-3 reduction.
Aston Villa wasted goals in the English Premier League and had to settle for a 0-0 draw as Burnley's host.
Anwar El Ghazi and Kortney Hause were the closest to the goal from Villa when they both hit the opponent's goal frame.
Burnley defender Matt Lowton saved Villan Ahmed Elmohamady from the goal.
Burnley, who is in the top three of the Premier League, has petrified considerably since a difficult start to the season.
It was 0–5 at Manchester City at the end of November, but has won Arsenal away and turned out against Everton and now Aston Villa since the turn of the month.