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Burnley Agree Club-Record €8m Fee To Sign Belgian International

ANDERLECHT - SEPTEMBER 17: Steven Defour of Anderlecht in action during the UEFA Europa League match between RSC Anderlecht and AS Monaco FC at Stade Constant Vanden Stock on September 17, 2015 in Anderlecht, Belgium. (Photo by Jean Catuffe/Getty Images)

Anderlecht have agreed a deal to sell Belgian international midfielder Steven Defour to Burnley, the Belgian side have confirmed. Burnley have been one of the quieter sides in the transfer market this summer but with manager Sean Dyche promising further signings before the end of the window, it seemed likely that they would be doing their business late rather than …

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Derby County Reject Third Bid For Ireland International Jeff Hendrick

NORTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JULY 18: Jeff Hendrick of Derby County during the Pre-Season Friendly match between Northampton Town and Derby County at Sixfields Stadium on July 18, 2015 in Northampton, England.(Photo by Marc Atkins/Mark Leech/Getty Images)

Jeff Hendrick’s chances of playing in the Premier League nest season have taken a serious hit. News broke earlier that Burnley were back in for the midfielder, raising their offer to £7m. However, according to the Derby Telegraph, the Rams have flatly rejected the bid. Burnley, having already seen offers of £3m and £5,5m rejected by the Championship club, signalled …

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Burnley Clinch Promotion To The Premier League

PRESTON, UNITED KINGDOM - APRIL 22: Andre Gray of Burnley celebrates with Matthew Lowton after the Sky Bet Championship match between Preston North End and Burnley at Deepdale on April 22, 2016 in Preston, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

The first of three promotion places from the Championship to the Premier League has been decided as Burnley today became the 19th side to go straight back up having been relegated the previous season. The failure of rivals Middlesbrough and Brighton to win at the weekend meant that Sean Dyche’s side could achieve promotion with a win against Queens Park …

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Pants & Penalty Decisions: Top 10 Manager Quotes From 2014/15

Pants and penalty decisions are all discussed in Sky Sports’ brilliant top 10 football manager quotes from the 2014/15 season.  This year has see many a media storm, once more, due to managers voicing their opinions on contentious topics. It’s not just issues which have gotten managers in a huff that feature however, Sky have also included some moments of hilarity such as Burnley’s ‘title …

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Staring Into The Abyss – PL Managers Facing The Drop

The final few weeks of the season can heap untold pressure on a manager, especially those chasing the holy grail of the 40 points mark. Here we look at the managers facing the drop and the probability of them being able to keep their side up.  With the title wrapped up and with just three games to go it is the …

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Ginger Mourinho Will Look To Tame Newcastle Backlash

Newcastle travel to Burnley tonight in what is arguably one of the toughest times for any Premier League side to face the Clarets this season.  Sean Dyche has managed to stop Burnley from sinking into the unredeemable depts in which the bottom of the Premier League has often trapped newly-promoted sides before. Having failed to win a game between the …

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Premier League Managerial Table – Part I

Given the Premier League title race is all but over, lets turn our attention to the table that really matters. This is the Premier League managerial table. This four-part series will be updated once a month. The table will be compiled on the following criteria – team performance, working conditions, resources spent and their job security all based on this …

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Premier League Preview – Burnley Vs Hull City

Bottom of the table Burnley look to get their first win of the season up against a Hull City side coming off the back of a narrow defeat to Southampton, Gavin Bergin is here with a preview of the match. The Clarets’ early season habit of drawing games has faded away and they now find themselves coming into this one …

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Premier League Preview – Burnley Vs West Ham

West Ham travel to Burnley on Saturday afternoon in an effort to consolidate their position in the top half of the league, while Burnley aim to record their first win of the season. Kick-off at Turf Moor is 3pm.  The Clarets rescued a point with virtually the last kick of the game, against Leicester, last time out. In scoring twice …

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Premier League Preview: Leicester City vs Burnley

Burnley make the daunting trip to the King Power Stadium this weekend where they face a resilient Leicester City side that are unbeaten at home.  Leicester City v Burnley The Foxes came crashing back down to earth last week against Crystal Palace. Having had their praises sung by all and sundry following the victory over Manchester United, they couldn’t build on …

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Burnley v Manchester United: Talking Points

Manchester United failed to secure their first win of the Premier League season with newly promoted Burnley securing an unlikely 0-0 draw against Louis Van Gaal’s side. We reflect on the major talking points from the game. 1. Burnley deserved their point. Sean Dyche deserves a lot of credit for setting up his Burnley side as a well organized and …

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Crystal Palace & Burnley Facing Same Fate

On September 13th at Selhurst Park Crystal Palace welcome Burnley. The two teams have a couple of things in common. Firstly, they both play in claret and blue, although Burnley make no attempt to emulate the kit style of Barcelona. Secondly, it is reasonable to assume that they will both finish in the bottom half of the league this season, …

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Burnley: Can the “Ginger Mourinho” Stay At The Top Table?

Burnley are back in the big time. That they have achieved this feat within two seasons of being relegated is due, in no small way, to Sean Dyche. Now thoughts go back to Owen Coyle who, after a brilliant start to his Premier League season, started to go downhill dramatically. Worse was to follow. Burnley were relegated after Coyle had …

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