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Premier League
Lampard stung by transfer ban at Old Trafford
09:00 Monday 12th August 2019

The Premier League’s Matchday One is in the books and there are several things to take away from it even though judging a full season based on one round is foolhardy. You can be certain some teams were ready for the season while others…

Premier League
2019/20 Burnley Premier League preview
17:00 Tuesday 30th July 2019

Can success be a hindrance? Burnley may think so.  After a sensational 2017/18 season to finish seventh, claiming Premier League’s ‘best of the rest tag’, the Clarets flirted with relegation last campaign. Despite recovering…

Premier League
What’s gone wrong with Burnley?
09:00 Saturday 1st December 2018

Premier League faithful must ask the question. What’s happened to Burnley? By the end of last season, the Clarets had created an impression. They were a close-knit tactical side, resilient and ever-ready to cover twice as much distance…

Premier League
Burnley's transfer inactivity unsurprising yet worrisome  
15:00 Friday 6th July 2018

It's been almost two months since Burnley concluded a historic Premier League campaign. Barely three weeks before another begins with a Europa League trip to Aberdeen. Yet, Sean Dyche has remained mute concerning possible new signings.…

Premier League
Could Burnley’s success prove to be a poisoned chalice?
09:00 Monday 18th June 2018

Tipped by most to yet again battle relegation, Burnley silenced the doubters and shocked even their backers by claiming the title of ‘Premier League best of the rest’. That is to say, they finished seventh, tops among clubs not…

Premier League
What happened to Burnley's form?
09:30 Sunday 7th January 2018

I think we can agree Burnley has been the Premier League's overachievers this season. Sean Dyche's side have 34 points from 22 games but only three points from its last five. Has its luck run out? Or is the recent run just…

Premier League
Michael Keane struggling to find his feet at Everton
15:00 Wednesday 20th December 2017

Burnley's ability to wade relegation waters last season was mainly due to its impressive defence. The tensile strength was improved greatly by Michael Keane. So, what's happened to the centre-back since? Only six months ago, Michael…

Premier League
Burnley climb into unfamiliar Premier League territory
14:00 Wednesday 13th December 2017

Burnley was last found among the top four in England’s first division on March 21st, 1975 – the Lancashire club was third. Fast forward 42 years, the Clarets are currently the Premier League’s fourth-ranked team after…

Premier League
Why Burnley can end an eight-year wait for a win over Arsenal
10:00 Sunday 26th November 2017

Burnley welcome Arsenal to Turf Moor in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon. Many believe the Clarets can collect a positive result. Burnley has started the new season strongly, particularly on home soil. With Arsenal struggling on…

Premier League
Sean Dyche: Burnley's Ginger Mourinho celebrates five years in charge
08:00 Wednesday 1st November 2017

Burnley and Sean Dyche celebrated five years together on Monday, beating Newcastle at Turf Moor. Small wonder, he's appreciated; he's transformed the club. Dyche has taken Burnley from Championship mediocrity to Premier League stability. He…

Opinion
Burnley enjoying a fantastic start to new Premier League season
10:30 Monday 18th September 2017

Five games into the new Premier League campaign, Burnley find themselves above the likes of Liverpool, Southampton, Arsenal and Everton. How have they achieved their positive results?

Opinion
John Terry's disappointing start at Aston Villa
11:00 Sunday 27th August 2017

Steve Bruce described John Terry as the ‘signing of the summer' after procuring his signature in July. Nearly a month into the season, fans disagree. The 36-year-old's uninspiring performances have Villa Park faithful worried the former Chelsea…

Opinion
Why Sean Dyche Is Everything Arsenal Need
10:30 Friday 7th April 2017

In light of Paul Merson recommending Burnley manager Sean Dyche for the most debated position in football these days, the Arsenal manager's job, should Dyche be considered a more serious candidate to lead the Gunners? During his ongoing four-year…

Opinion
Burnley's success exceeds merely having grit and determination
12:30 Wednesday 15th February 2017

As this Premier League campaign approaches its home stretch, the side from Turf Moor are one of the teams exceeding expectations this season. Although Burnley is, at times, viewed as an unfashionable club and often left unappreciated, they…

Championship
The Clarets Are Going Up!!
12:55 Saturday 7th May 2016

Burnley's promotion to the Premier League has been confirmed, but could they go up as the champions? As I wrote in my last article. The heat was well and truly on for the race to Promotion from the Championship. Before the Bank holiday fixtures,…