Tag Archives: 1962 FA Cup Final

Clarets Legend Series (John Connelly)

John Connelly was born in St Helens on the 18th July 1938, he began his playing career with his hometown club St Helens Town in the Lancashire Combination. A scout from Burnley Football Club attended a St Helens game in … Continue reading

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Clarets Legend Series (Jimmy Adamson)

Jimmy Adamson was born in Ashington, Northumberland on the 4th April 1929, he was born into a mining community and like most football mad kids growing up in the North East in the 1930’s, the narrow poorly lit alleys between … Continue reading

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Clarets Rekindle Robson’s Memories

Jimmy Robson Remembers European Days As the Clarets continue to battle in the Premier League for a European place by finishing in the top this season, former Claret Jimmy Robson recalls the 1960’s when Burnley were League Champions and representing … Continue reading

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