Clarets Release Six Players

Burnley confirm Retain List

Burnley Football Club have today confirmed their retained list at the end of the 2016/17 season.  The club have made new offers to out of contract goalkeeper Paul Robinson and midfielder Joey Barton.


Meanwhile, the club have released the following players goalkeeper Matthew Gilks, defender Michael Duff, midfielder Matt Taylor and winger Lloyd Dyer, along with young goalkeeper Danijel Nizic and striker Jason Gilchrist.

Goalkeeper Tony Aghayere and striker Khius Metz have both accepted contract extensions to become third year scholars.  Whilst Michael Duff will remain at Turf Moor in a coaching role.


Burnley manager Sean Dyche said: “There are always tough decisions to make at the end of every season.  But club and players move forward as we look towards a new season in the Premier League.

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