Clarets Chasing Defender Chris Basham
Burnley and Newcastle Uniited are reported to be interested in signing Premier League defender Chris Basham from Sheffeidl United, the former Blackpool centre-half has been outstanding this season making 40 appearances as Chris Wilder’s side push for an unlikely European place on their return to the top flight.
Basham, has one year left on his contract at Bramall Lane and that has alerted other clubs in the Premier League who are keen to bolster their squads with a dependable proven top flight defender. Since joining the Blades from Blackpool on a free transfer he has one of the best defensive records in the Premier League.
Chris Wilder is keen to add another defender to their squad during the summer transfer window with Chris Basham now turning thirty-two next week. The Blades are also close to finalising a deal for goalkeeper Wes Foderingham who is a free agent after leaving Rangers