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Arsenal v Burnley

20 Jan

Laurent Koscielny’s controversial late winner secured Arsenal three points when they played Burnley in October TEAM NEWS Arsenal will welcome back fit-again trio Hector Bellerin, Kieran Gibbs and Francis Coquelin on Sunday. Olivier Giroud has overcome the ankle problem he suffered last week, but Theo Walcott is out with a calf injury. Burnley trio Dean […]

Blades make Lafferty move permanent

13 Jan

Daniel Lafferty has scored once for Sheffield United, in a 3-0 win at Shrewsbury in October League One side Sheffield United have signed on-loan Burnley left-back Daniel Lafferty for an undisclosed fee, on a deal until June 2019. Northern Ireland international Lafferty, 27, made 45 appearances for the Clarets after signing from Derry City in […]

Burnley fifth in European profit league

13 Jan

Burnley are 12th in the Premier League this season Burnley recorded the fifth highest net profit by a European club in the financial year of 2015, ahead of the likes of Bayern Munich, Porto and Ajax. The Clarets, who made a net profit of 40m euros in the year they were relegated from the Premier […]

Sunderland 0-0 Burnley

7 Jan

Joey Barton made his first start for Burnley since signing for the club for a second time Sunderland and Burnley will contest a third-round replay after playing out a dire goalless draw in front of under 18,000 fans at the Stadium of Light. The Clarets, who included Joey Barton for the first time since he […]

Barton joins Burnley despite ban threat

2 Jan

Barton was part of Burnley’s Championship-winning squad last season Burnley have re-signed Joey Barton for the remainder of the season despite the threat of a Football Association ban. The 34-year-old, who played for the Clarets from 2015-16, left Scottish Premiership side Rangers in November. In the same month, he was given a one-match ban for […]

Manchester City v Burnley

1 Jan

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is calm despite his side being 10 points behind leaders Chelsea TEAM NEWS Manchester City have no fresh injury concerns for Monday’s visit of Burnley. Leroy Sane remains a doubt with a muscle injury, while captain Vincent Kompany is not yet ready to return from a knee problem. Burnley’s record […]

Burnley 4-1 Sunderland

31 Dec

Andre Gray has scored four goals in two matches after a run of 10 games without a goal Andre Gray became the first Burnley player to score a Premier League hat-trick as the Clarets comfortably defeated a poor Sunderland side. Gray, who was playing in the sixth tier of English football with Hinckley United in […]

Burnley 1-0 Middlesbrough

26 Dec

Victor Valdes signed for Middlesbrough in July after being released by Manchester United Victor Valdes’ late mistake gifted Burnley a scrappy Premier League victory over Middlesbrough at Turf Moor. The former Barcelona and Manchester United goalkeeper allowed Andre Gray’s 80th-minute strike to escape his grasp and sneak over the line to settle a combative contest […]

Burnley v Middlesbrough

24 Dec

Alvaro Negredo has been on fire for Middlesbrough of late – he’s been involved in five of Boro’s last eight league goals TEAM NEWS Burnley manager Sean Dyche has no new injuries to contend with ahead of Middlesbrough’s visit. But the Clarets will be without Matt Lowton, who is banned after accumulating five yellow cards. […]

Barton charged ‘for placing 1,260 bets’

24 Dec

Barton helped Burnley achieve promotion to the Premier League last season before leaving to join Rangers Joey Barton has been charged with misconduct, with the Football Association claiming the midfielder placed 1,260 bets in the past 10 years. The FA says he broke rules by betting on “football matches or competitions” between 26 March 2006 […]