Burnley F.C.

association football club in Burnley, England

Burnley F.C. are an English football club who play in Burnley, Lancashire. They were created in 1882 and play their home games at the Turf Moor stadium.

Burnley F.C.
Full nameBurnley Football Club
Founded1882
GroundTurf Moor
Capacity22,546
ChairmanAlan Pace
ManagerSean Dyche
LeaguePremier League
2013/14Championship, 2nd (promoted)

Burnley have been Football League Champions twice, in the 1920–21 season[1] and 1959–60 season.[2]

PlayersEdit

First-team squadEdit

As of 21 September 2017[3]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   England Tom Heaton (captain)
2 DF   England Matthew Lowton
3 DF   England Charlie Taylor
4 MF   England Jack Cork
5 DF   England James Tarkowski
6 DF   England Ben Mee (vice-captain)
8 MF   England Dean Marney
9 FW   Wales Sam Vokes
10 FW   Austria Ashley Barnes
11 FW   New Zealand Chris Wood
12 MF   Ireland Robbie Brady
13 MF   [[|Ireland]] Jeff Hendrick
16 MF   Belgium Steven Defour
No. Pos. Nation Player
17 MF   Iceland Jóhann Berg Guðmundsson
18 MF   England Ashley Westwood
19 FW   Ireland Jonathan Walters
20 MF   Norway Fredrik Ulvestad
21 FW   Bermuda Nahki Wells
22 GK   Denmark Anders Lindegaard
23 DF   [[|Ireland]] Stephen Ward
26 DF   Scotland Phil Bardsley
28 DF   [[|Ireland]] Kevin Long
29 GK   England Nick Pope
30 GK   England Adam Legzdins
37 MF   Canada Scott Arfield

Other players under contractEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
MF   England Olatunde Bayode
DF   England Arlen Birch
MF   England Tinashe Chakwana
DF   England Harry Flowers
MF   England Mark Howarth
MF   England Ali Koiki
No. Pos. Nation Player
FW   Northern Ireland Harry Limb
FW   Ireland Khius Metz
MF   England Rahis Nabi
MF   England Christian N'Guessan
GK   England Aidan Stone
FW   Wales Jamie Thomas

Out on loanEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
24 FW   England Chris Long (on loan at Northampton Town until the end of the 2017–18 season)
32 FW   England Dan Agyei (on loan at Walsall until January 2018)
34 DF   England Tom Anderson (on loan at Port Vale until the end of the 2017–18 season)
41 MF   Australia Aiden O'Neill (on loan at Fleetwood Town until the end of the 2017–18 season)
DF   Ireland Jimmy Dunne (on loan at Barrow until 1 January 2018)
MF   England Josh Ginnelly (on loan at Lincoln City until the end of the 2017–18 season)
DF   England Luke Hendrie (on loan at Bradford City until January 2018)
No. Pos. Nation Player
MF   England Brad Jackson (on loan at Southport until the end of the 2017–18 season)[4]
GK   England Connor King (on loan at Barnoldswick Town)
FW   England Ntumba Massanka (on loan at Wrexham until 1 January 2018)
GK   Northern Ireland Conor Mitchell (on loan at Chester until 1 January 2018)
DF   England Alex Whitmore (on loan at Bury until 4 January 2018)
FW   England Tommy Wood (on loan at Barnoldswick Town)

League positionEdit

Season League Position
2000/01 First Division 7th
2001/02 First Division 7th
2002/03 First Division 16th
2003/04 First Division 19th
2004/05 League Championship 13th
2005/06 League Championship 17th
2006/07 League Championship 15th
2007/08 League Championship 13th
2008/09 League Championship 5th
2009/10 Premier League 18th
2010/11 League Championship 8th
2011/12 League Championship 13th
2012/13 League Championship 11th
2013/14 League Championship 2nd

Former positionEdit

  • 1888/89: First Division - 9th
  • 1889/90: First Division - 11th
  • 1890/91: First Division - 8th
  • 1891/92: First Division - 7th
  • 1892/93: First Division - 6th
  • 1893/94: First Division - 5th
  • 1894/95: First Division - 9th
  • 1895/96: First Division - 10th
  • 1896/97: First Division - 16th
  • 1897/98: Second Division - Champions
  • 1898/99: First Division - 3rd
  • 1899/00: First Division - 17th
  • 1900/01: Second Division - 3rd
  • 1901/02: Second Division - 9th
  • 1902/03: Second Division - 18th
  • 1903/04: Second Division - 5th
  • 1904/05: Second Division - 11th
  • 1905/06: Second Division - 9th
  • 1906/07: Second Division - 7th
  • 1907/08: Second Division - 7th
  • 1908/09: Second Division - 14th
  • 1909/10: Second Division - 14th
  • 1910/11: Second Division - 8th
  • 1911/12: Second Division - 3rd
  • 1912/13: Second Division - 2nd
  • 1913/14: First Division - 12th
  • 1914/15: First Division - 4th
  • 1919/20: First Division - 2nd
  • 1920/21: First Division - Champions
  • 1921/22: First Division - 3rd
  • 1922/23: First Division - 15th
  • 1923/24: First Division - 17th
  • 1924/25: First Division - 19th
  • 1925/26: First Division - 20th
  • 1926/27: First Division - 5th
  • 1927/28: First Division - 19th
  • 1928/29: [First Division - 19th
  • 1929/30: First Division - 21st
  • 1930/31: Second Division - 8th
  • 1931/32: Second Division - 19th
  • 1932/33: Second Division - 19th
  • 1933/34: Second Division - 13th
  • 1934/35: Second Division - 12th
  • 1935/36:Second Division - 15th
  • 1936/37: Second Division - 13th
  • 1937/38: Second Division - 6th
  • 1938/39: Second Division - 14th
  • 1939/40: Second Division - -
  • 1946/47: Second Division - 2nd
  • 1947/48: First Division - 3rd
  • 1948/49: First Division - 15th
  • 1949/50: First Division - 10th
  • 1950/51: First Division - 10th
  • 1951/52: First Division - 14th
  • 1952/53: First Division - 6th
  • 1953/54: [First Division - 7th
  • 1954/55: First Division - 10th
  • 1955/56: First Division - 7th
  • 1956/57: First Division - 7th
  • 1957/58: First Division - 6th
  • 1958/59: First Division - 7th
  • 1959/60: First Division - Champions
  • 1960/61: [First Division - 4th
  • 1961/62: First Division - 2nd
  • 1962/63: First Division - 3rd
  • 1963/64: First Division - 9th
  • 1964/65: First Division - 12th
  • 1965/66: First Division - 3rd
  • 1966/67: First Division - 14th
  • 1967/68: First Division - 14th
  • 1968/69: First Division - 14th
  • 1969/70: First Division - 14th
  • 1970/71: First Division - 21st
  • 1971/72: Second Division - 7th
  • 1972/73: Second Division - Champions
  • 1973/74: First Division - 6th
  • 1974/75: First Division - 10th
  • 1975/76: First Division - 21st
  • 1976/77: Second Division - 16th
  • 1977/78: Second Division - 11th
  • 1978/79: Second Division - 13th
  • 1979/80: Second Division - 21st
  • 1980/81: Third Division - 8th
  • 1981/82: Third Division - Champions
  • 1982/83: Second Division - 21st
  • 1983/84: Third Division - 12th
  • 1984/85: Third Division - 21st
  • 1985/86: Fourth Division - 14th
  • 1986/87: Fourth Division - 22nd
  • 1987/88: Fourth Division - 10th
  • 1988/89: Fourth Division - 16th
  • 1989/90: Fourth Division - 16th
  • 1990/91: Fourth Division - 6th
  • 1991/92: Fourth Division - Champions
  • 1992/93: Second Division - 13th
  • 1993/94: Second Division - 6th
  • 1994/95: First Division - 22nd
  • 1995/96: Second Division - 17th
  • 1996/97: Second Division - 9th
  • 1997/98: Second Division - 20th
  • 1998/99: Second Division - 15th
  • 1999/00: Second Division - 2nd


Notable former playersEdit

Past and present InternationalsEdit

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Iceland
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Scotland
Trinidad and Tobago
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ReferencesEdit

  1. England 1920–21 Archived 5 February 2010 at the Wayback Machine Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation
  2. England 1959–60 Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation
  3. "First team". Burnley F.C. Retrieved 10 August 2017.
  4. "Jackson joins Southport on loan". Burnley F.C. 5 July 2017. Retrieved 5 July 2017.[permanent dead link]