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Tom Heaton seeks January move away from Burnley

England goalkeeper Tom Heaton wants a move away from Burnley in January. Two years ago Heaton appeared to have the world at his feet, having just signed a new long-term deal at the club, and having forced his way into the England squad. However, a dislocated shoulder suffered in a match with Crystal Palace saw him lose both his England ...

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Long signs new Burnley deal

Kevin Long has signed a new deal with Burnley that will keep him at the club until June 2021. Long, who is a Republic of Ireland international, joined Burnley from his home town club, Cork City, in January 2010,  and he has since gone on to make nearly 100 appearances for them, although his career at Turf Moor has been ...

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Brentford sign young Arsenal midfielder

Brentford have signed young Arsenal midfielder Josh Dasilva after the 19-year old England youth international turned down a contract extension at the Emirates. Instead he has opted to move across town and has signed for the Bees on a four-year deal with a one year contract extension. Dasilva joined Arsenal at the age of 8, and broke through into their ...

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Burnley prepare revised bid for Middlesbrough defender

Burnley have made a revised bid for Middlesbrough defender of £12 million after an initial bid for the player was turned down by the Teesside club. The 25 year-old academy graduate, who is the nephew of Middlesbrough owner Steve Gibson, has been a professional at the Riverside since 2010, and has made more than 200 appearances for his home town ...

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Peter Crouch linked with Burnley move

Burnley have been linked with a £500,000 move for veteran striker Peter Crouch. The 37-year old found himself relegated at the end of last season with Stoke City, whose new manager, Gary Rowett, is prepared to listen for offers for the former England international after signing Benik Afobe from Wolves. Burnley manger Sean Dyche wants to bolster his attacking options ...

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Burnley linked with move for free agent James Collins

Burnley have been lined with a move for veteran defender James Collins who is free agent after being released by West Ham. The 34-year old Welsh international is regarded, according to The Sun on Sunday, as a short-term fix and is likely to be offered a one year deal, with Burnley yet to tie down Ben Mee to a new ...

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Liverpool coupled with £18 move for former milkman

Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope, is said to be closing in on an £18 million move to Liverpool, who are looking for a goalkeeper to replace Loris Karius and Simon Mignolet. The former Ipswich and Bury Town goalkeeper is currently at the World Cup with England, after an impressive breakthrough season at Turf Moor, which saw him make his Premier League ...

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Bournemouth make £10 million bid for Brentford defender

Bournemouth have made a £10 million bid for Brentford defender Chris Mepham. The 20 year-old Welsh International has been on the Premier League side’s radar since January, and now they have made a formal offer for the player reports The BBC. Mepham began his career as a youngster with Chelsea before switching to Brentford a 14-year old, and first came ...

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Burnley reward winger with new three-year deal

The Daily Mail reports that Burnley have rewarded their Icelandic winger Johann Berg Gudmundsson for a fine season with a new three-year deal. Gudmundsson, who has enjoyed a fine season at Turf Moor with two goals and eight assists, and has been part of the team that has helped Burnley secure European football for the first time in 51 years ...

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