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Former Clarets Defender Passes Away

Theo Foley (1937 – 2020) Former Clarets defender Theo Foley has sadly passed away this afternoon at the age of eighty-three. The Irish defender started his career with Home Farm Football Club in his hometown for Dublin. He was spotted … Continue reading

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Former Claret Recovering After Right Leg Amputation

Bobby Seith – Clarets Right-Half Recovering In Ninewells Hospital Former Clarets right-half, Bobby Seith is recovering in Ninewells Hospital, Scotland after having surgery to remove his right leg. He was admitted to hospital after suffering from pain in the leg … Continue reading

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Burnley Football Club Inspires Malayan Cup Competition

Choo Seng Que Visits Turf Moor Choo Seng Que (Malaysia Football Manager) was sent to United Kingdom in January 1961 by the Prime Minister Tunku Abdul Rahman to study the techniques of football training in England. After arriving in London … Continue reading

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Brian Pilkington Passes Away

Brian Pilkington (1933 – 2020) Burnley Football Club has this afternoon confirmed the sad news that one of the clubs legends and former footballer Brian Pilkington has died at the age of eighty-six. Brian, was a key member of the … 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 Legend 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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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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