Burnley - Away the Lads!
UK time is: 14:37:21
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Away the Lads!

The Clarets will wear their blue away strip at Wembley in the Spring Bank Holiday Monday Championship play off final against Sheffield United on the 25th May.

A traditional toss was held to designate who would be the official 'home' team and who the 'away' side

The Blades won that toss so they will now be allocated the 'home' dressing room and will wear their home kit of red&white striped shirts.

Owen Coyle's lads will therefore be wearing blue shirts, with claret shorts and blue socks.

That will hopefully be the only thing that Sheffield United will win!

Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

For the very latest Championship odds

For massive weekly jackpots - Play the Football Pools Online

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: turfmanphil Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday May 19 2009

Time: 5:17PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
I dont think to be honest the home shirt would have clashed with the Blades Red&White Stripes but not really fussed what kit we play in providing we win
Report Abuse
19/05/2009 17:20:00

We played in claret at the Lane - A little bit odd they make us change for this!
Report Abuse
19/05/2009 18:12:00

Thought so Dale, didn't go to that match though! Looks like yet another daft rule with no flexibility. To be honest unless there is a clash, since both teams are going to an 'away' ground why not both play in away kits?
Report Abuse
20/05/2009 07:31:00

No wonder they won the toss as the manager and team are a load of tossers.
Report Abuse
20/05/2009 10:30:00

Pity Colin still isn't in charge it would have been the perfect fit!!
Report Abuse
20/05/2009 11:22:00

If we don't play in Claret and Blue...and win....they won't be able to sue us as they won't mistake us for West Ham !!
Report Abuse
21/05/2009 17:38:00


Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Burnley Articles

Ward Plays His Part Will Vokes? (Friday October 9 2015)

Burnley Fans Paid £14.08 per game? (Thursday October 8 2015)

Heaton Joins The 100 Club (Monday October 5 2015)

Arfield Joins The 100 Club (Monday October 5 2015)

Vital Report - Rotherham 1-2 Burnley (Sunday October 4 2015)

Video - Rotherham Highlights (Sunday October 4 2015)

Audio - Dyche & Vokes On Rotherham (Saturday October 3 2015)

Archived Burnley Articles

List All Vital Burnley Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Reading 10 5 3 2 9 18
4. Birmingham 10 5 3 2 6 18
5. Hull City 10 5 3 2 6 18
6. Burnley 10 5 3 2 3 18
7. Derby County 10 4 5 1 5 17
8. Cardiff 10 4 4 2 3 16
9. Wolves 10 4 3 3 4 15

Burnley Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

RUFC - Twenty's Plenty‏ - Further Article
Rotherham : 13/10/2015 14:16:01
RUFC - Reserves In Action This Afternoon
Rotherham : 13/10/2015 12:49:01
RUFC - Redfearn Honoured To Be Rotherham Manager
Rotherham : 13/10/2015 12:37:00
RUFC - Chairman 'Neil Ticked All The Pudding'
Rotherham : 13/10/2015 12:30:01
Saadi To Make Pompey Debut?
Cardiff : 13/10/2015 12:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Rotherham MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Heaton 3%
Darikwa 13%
Duff 0%
Keane 20%
Mee 0%
Boyd 0%
Jones 13%
Barton 33%
Arfield 6%
Vokes 6%
Gray 0%
Sub - Taylor 0%
Sub - Long 6%