Duff Chasing Clarets Winger on Loan Deal
Cheltenham Town’s bid to sign Burnley forward Dwight McNeil on loan have been put on hold after he scored his first Premier League goal against West Ham. Dwight McNeil who started out at Manchester United before joining the Clarets was handed his second top flight start by boss Sean Dyche this weekend.
McNeil become the first Clarets teenager to score in the Premier League, it was his first senior career goal and the result lifted Burnley up to eighteenth in the league table.
Former Clarets defender and current Robins boss Michael Duff will know all about the young striker from his time as a coach in both Burnley’s academy and first team set-ups prior to taking his first managerial role at Cheltenham Town.