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newsfootball11 days ago

Burnley appoint Manchester City legend Vincent Kompany as their new manager

Burnley have confirmed that they have hired former Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany as their new manager after making the decision to relieve Sean Dyche from his managerial duties in April. The Belgian manager left Anderlecht by mutual consent after spending two years at the club.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Burnley have given themselves a lifeline with Southampton win, claims Harry Redknapp

Former Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp has insisted that Burnley gave themselves a lifeline in the ongoing relegation battle with their victory over Southampton although he acknowledged that the race for survival is hard to predict. Burnley secured a 2-0 victory against the Saints on Thursday.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Was shocked at Burnley's decision to sack Sean Dyche last week, confesses Peter Crouch

Former Burnley striker Peter Crouch has admitted that he was shocked to learn that the English club sacked long-term serving manager Sean Dyche last week and hit out at the owners for making a hasty decision. The English manager was relieved of his managerial duties on Friday due to their poor form.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Sean Dyche sacked by Burnley after nine-and-a-half years in charge 

Burnley have confirmed that they have sacked manager Sean Dyche from his role as manager after nine-and-a-half years in charge of the English club as they seek to guarantee Premier League survival with this change. Dyche had been the longest-serving manager in the league before his termination.
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newsfootball5 months ago

Burnley-Leicester Premier League game postponed

The Premier League has confirmed that it has accepted Burnley's request to postpone their encounter against Leicester City as the Clarets did not have enough players available for selection and play the fixture. This is the 20th top-flight game to be postponed this season because of Covid-19.
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newsfootball6 months ago

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola tests positive for Covid-19

Manchester City have announced that their manager Pep Guardiola along with assistant Juanma Lillo have tested positive for Covid-19 and will miss their side's FA Cup third-round tie against Swindon on Friday. The pair have now entered self-isolation according to the health protocols.
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newsfootball6 months ago

Burnley boss Sean Dyche tests positive for COVID-19

Burnley manager Sean Dyche has tested positive for Covid-19 and is set to miss out on his side’s FA Cup third-round tie against Huddersfield Town. The English club has said that the Englishman will follow mandatory self-isolation protocols following his positive test for the virus.
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newsfootball6 months ago

This game is wonderful because players are in good shape and go for it, reveals Jurgen Klopp

Jurgen Klopp has revealed that football is known as the wonderful game because players are in good shape which is not possible at the moment due to fixture congestion and only three players being allowed to be substituted. A meeting to rectify the rule will need 14 out of 20 clubs to vote on it.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Players have lost the joy of playing football without supporters, admits Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola has confessed that his players can’t revel in their victories because the fixture scheduling combined with playing in closed doors has sucked the fun out of the game. Manchester City were in 13th place but the win bumped them up five spots with the club now only six points off the top.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Burnley take 50/50 risk with signings since we don’t spend too much, admits Sean Dyche

Burnley boss Sean Dyche has admitted because the club don’t spend too much money to ensure player quality, they always run a ‘50/50 risk with signings’. The Clarets boss has done exceptionally well with the resources he has had with more than a few players thriving under his tutelage at Turf Moore.
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