Club Statement on Laws Sacking Rumour in Sun
Burnley FC have been quick to issue a club statement denying that the club are looking for a replacement for Brian Laws as reported in the Sun today.
Our article 'The Sun Goes Down on Laws' this morning discussed the claims being made in the Sun and you can click this link for the background:
'The Sun Goes Down on Laws' LINK
There is now however, as predicted a club statement on the Official Website and we repeat this below
Club Statement on Official Website
Burnley Football Club can confirm that contrary to a national media report, the club is NOT seeking a replacement for first team manager Brian Laws.
The Sun newspaper today alleges that club chairman Mr Barry Kilby is in the process of looking for a replacement for Brian, who was only appointed manager in January 2010.
However, Mr Barry Kilby insisted:
'This is a ludicrous, irresponsible, damaging and inaccurate piece of journalism.
'We are not in the process of looking for a replacement for Brian and everyone involved with Burnley Football Club is putting every ounce of effort into staying in the Premier League.'
Burnley Football Club will make no further comment on this matter.
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