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How Brian Flynn Saved Welsh International Football

An excellent article written by Leon Barton looks at former Clarets midfielder Brian Flynn and how he has saved Welsh International football. From having never qualified for major football tournament in their history, Wales are preparing to play in their … Continue reading

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Clarets Winger Selected For European U21 Championships

Dwight McNeil Selected For England’s European U21 Championships Squad Burnley Football Club have this morning confirmed that winger Dwight McNeil has been included in Aidy Boothroyd’s 23 man squad to represent England at the European U21 Championships hosted by Hungary … Continue reading

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Former Clarets Trialist Passes Away With MND

Luton Shelton (1986 – 2021) Former Clarets trialist and Jamaican International footballer Luton Shelton has today sadly passed away in his native Jamaica at Andrews Memorial Hospital, St. Andrew, the thirty-five year old was suffering from Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) … Continue reading

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Former Clarets & England Goalkeeper Passes Away

Tony Waiters (1937 – 2020) It has been reported this morning that former Burnley & England International goalkeeper Tont Waiters has sadly passed away at the age of eighty-three at his home in Canada. He joined the Clarets in 1970 … Continue reading

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Clarets Striker Starts For England

Lewis Richardson Starts For England In Agean Cup Clarets youngster Lewis Richardson is set to add to his England caps when he starts against host nation Turkey in a group decider in the Agean Cup today. The striker, who is  a … Continue reading

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Euro 2020 Qualiying Draw

England Receive Two Chances to Reach Euro 2020 Having already guaranteed a play-off game to qualify for Euro 2020 by reaching the first UEFA European League Finals this summer. England today found out there opponents for the Euro 2020 qualifiers … Continue reading

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Silsden AFC v Colne

Silsden AFC 3 v 2 Colne (Pre-Season Friendly) Silsden AFC welcomed Colne Football Club to the Cobbydale Construction Stadium for their second pre-season home game in the space of three days. The kick-off time for the game was moved to … Continue reading

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Clarets Chasing World Cup Striker

Burnley Interested In Moussa Konaté According to reports in the France Football this morning, West Ham and Burnley could end up in a bidding war for a Ligue 1 striker this summer.  The player targeted by both the Hammers and the Clarets is … Continue reading

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CONIFA World Cup

CONIFA & The 2018 World Cup (London)  As the Football League season draws to a close over the next month most football fans in the UK will start to focus on this summers FIFA World Cup taking place in Russia. … Continue reading

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Clarets Legend Leighton James Backs Vokes

Leighton James Backs Sam Vokes Burnley legend Leighton James has backed striker Sam Vokes to take his Championship winning club form into the international arena with Wales at Euro 2016. The Dragons have won Group B and have qualified for … Continue reading

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