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Burnley FC

Founded 1881 as Burnley Rovers AFC
Turned professional 1883
Name Changed May 1882

Players provided 24
Total appearances
83
1889-1974

Turf Moor
Domestic Honours Football League Division Two winners 1897-98, 1972-73, runners-up 1912-13, 1946-47; Division One runners-up 1919-20, 1961-62; Champions 1920-21, 1959-60; Division Three winners 1981-82, Division Four winners 1991-92;
FA Cup winners
1913-14, runners-up 1946-47, 1961-62;
Football League Cup best: semi-finals 1959-60;
FA Charity Shield
shared 1960, winners 1973;
Texaco Cup runners-up 1973-74 (beaten by Newcastle United, agg 1-2);
Anglo-Scottish Cup winners 1978-79;
Associate-Members Trophy
runners-up 1987-88;
After League restructure: Division Two/League One
runners-up 1999-2000, play-off winners 1993-94; Division One/Championship runners-up 2013-14, play-off winners 2008-09;
European Honours European Cup only: quarter-finals 1960-61 (beaten by SV Hamburg, agg 2-7)
Inter-City Fairs Cup only: quarter-finals 1966-67 (beaten by Eintracht Frankfurt, agg 2-3)
Home venue Turf Moor, since 1883; Calder Vale, 1882-83;
Home strip Claret shirts with sky blue sleeves, white shorts, claret socks.

  

The 24 Players   9 with only one app.
Ply no. Name Pos Start/
Sub
App Gls
GA
Mins Playing Career
796 John Angus LB 1
0
1 0 90 1961 90 min
264 Billy Bannister CH   1 0 90 1901 90 min
363 Tommy Boyle CH   1 0 90 1913 90 min
531 Jack Bruton OR   3 0 270 1928-29 331 days
864 Ralph Coates OR 1
1
2 0 102 1970-71 1 year
783 John Connelly OF 10
0
10 4 900 1959-63 3 years
133 days
212 Jimmy Crabtree F/HB   3 0 270 1894-95 1 year
34 days
421 Jerry Dawson GK   2 0
2 GA
180 1921-22 168 days
893 Martin Dobson M 4
0
4 0 360 1974 63 days
716 Billy Elliott OL   5 3 450 1952 192 days
339 Bert Freeman CF   3 2 270 1912 42 days
841 Gordon Harris OL 1
0
1 0 90 1966 90 min
486 Jack Hill CH/RH   8 0 675 1925-27 2 years
272 days
242 Jack Hillman GK   1 0
2 GA
90 1899 90 min
396 Bob Kelly IF   11 6 990 1920-25 3 years
359 days
768 Colin McDonald GK 8
0
8 0
11 GA
720 1958 222 days
797 Brian Miller RH 1
0
1 0 90 1961 90 min
381 Eddie Mosscrop OL   2 0 180 1914 19 days
516 Louis Page OL   7 1 630 1927 192 days
741 Brian Pilkington OL 1
0
1 0 90 1954 90 min
799 Ray Pointer CF 3
0
3 2 270 1961 27 days
513 George Waterfield LB   1 0 90 1927 90 min
375 Billy Watson LH   3 0 270 1913-19 6 years
203 days
165 John Yates OL   1 0 90 1889 90 min

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