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Burnley close to agreeing £9m deal for Abdul Majeed Waris https://t.co/kGG0qO1xQC #burnleyfc
Burnley close to agreeing £9m deal for forward Abdul Majeed Waris #Clarets https://t.co/bkP1NClmrW
Guaranteed if you ask any of our fans they would be happy to get beat 5-0 by Shef Utd next round as long as we beat Rovers #twitterclarets
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PDC: PLEASE NOTE that tomorrow's (23rd August) Primary trial for U7s - U11s will now be held between 6pm - 7pm at… https://t.co/5eUUWqrIXj
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WOOD | Sean Dyche believes Chris Wood can take his game to new heights after finally getting the chance to be a proven Premier League performer with the Clarets. Burnley’s new record buy has had two brief tastes of top-flight football with West Bromwich Albion and Leicester City.

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Football Club and Management: Burnley FC

Club Contact Details:  Turf Moor, Harry Potts Way, Burnley, Lancashire BB10 4BX
Telephone: 0871 221 1882

Club Nicknames: Burnley are known as "The Clarets" because of the main colour of the club's home shirts. The club's original colours were black and yellow stripes, giving rise to the nickname of "Hornets" but this was changed to claret and blue in 1911 as the club tried to emulate the success of Aston Villa who were dominant club in the Football league at that time. The club has also been known as "The Turfites" after Turf Moor, their home football ground.

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Ground
Turf Moor
Capacity
22,546
Chairman
Mike Garlick, Barry Kilby
Manager
Sean Dyche
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Location: The club is currently based in Lancashire in North-West England.

 

Football League: Burnley FC

Burnley currently play in the Premier League in England

History of Football: Burnley FC

Origins: Burnley started life as a rugby club - Burnley Rovers - but in 1882 decided to switch codes and became Burnley Football Club. They originally played at Calder Vale but soon moved to their current home, Turf Moor, following an invitation by Burnley Cricket Club which had been formed in 1833 and moved there ten years later.

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