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Clarets Legends Series (Brian Miller)

Brian Miller – A One Club Man    Brian Miller was born in Hapton on the 19th January 1937 a local lad who was involved with the Clarets for over fifty years as a player, coach, manager and finally as … Continue reading

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Former Claret First African League Mananger

Dino Maamria From Tent to Football League Manager Stevenage manager Nourredine “Dino” Maamria is currently the only African managing professionally in the football league.  His remarkable journey into football management started when he was born in a tent in a … Continue reading

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Peter Leebrook Completes Hardmoor Sixty Race

Former Clarets Full-Back Completes East Coast Race As the Clarets battled to stay in the football league some thirty-one years ago, manager Brian Miller turned to youth players such as Phil Devaney, Jason Hardy, Ashley Hoskin and Peter Leebrook for … Continue reading

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Clarets Legend Jimmy McIlroy Passes Away

Jimmy McIlroy (1931 – 2018) Burnley Football Club have this morning confirmed the sad news that former Clarets inside-forward Jimmy McIlroy has died aged 86.  McIlroy who was widely regarded as the clubs finest ever player made 497 appearances for the … Continue reading

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Former Clarets Captain Passes Away

Peter Noble (1944 – 2017) Burnley Football Club have today confirmed the sad news that former Clarets Captain Peter Noble has passed away at the age of 72.  The Sunderland-born midfielder made a total of 299 appearances for the Clarets … Continue reading

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Neil Grewcock Interview

Neil Grewcock Interview  Neil Grewcock was born in Leicester on the 26th April 1962, he started his career with Leicester City, his home town club were he quickly progressed through the ranks at Filbert Street making his first team debut … Continue reading

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The Orient Game – 9th May 1987

Burnley Football Club Thirty Years On  It’s hard to believe that in just seven days time from today it will be 30 years to the day that the Clarets beat Orient 2-1 at Turf Moor to maintain their Football League status, over … Continue reading

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