Clarets Sign Midfielder Benn Ward
Burnley Football Club have this afternoon comfirmed the signing of seventeen year old midfielder Benn Ward from Hasting United. The first year scholar came up to Burnley for a trial in November 2020 after being spotted by academy recruitment Nicky Law. After impressing the coaching staff on and off the pitch. Ward, has played first team football for Hastings United was invited back to Turf Moor to put pen-to-paper on a Clarets contract.
The former Brighton & Hove Albion youngster, who operates in central-midfield will link-up with Tony Philliskirk’s U18 side originally. After signing his Clarets contract Benn Ward said, “I am buzzing to be back up here, the players, staff, coaches, everyone has been great with me. The facilities here are great the stadium and the training ground, it’s amazing and I can’t wait to get going now. I just want to hopefully progress here and do well for the club and see where that takes me here.”