Vital Football

Latest Burnley FC News

Rumour Mill-Clarets hope to Kilkenny?

Rumour Mill-Clarets hope to Kilkenny?

24 year old midfielder, Neil Kilkenny is reported to be on Brian Laws rader today.

Burnley as well as QPR and Middlesbrough are understood to be in a battle to sign the Australian international.

Kilkenny was signed from Birmingham in January 2008 for £150,000 following an emergency loan spell. He still has one year left on his contract and Leeds rate the player to be worth £3 million. He was instrumental this season in helping Leeds gain promotion from League 1.

Although born in Enfield, Middlesex, at age 4 he emigrated to Australia with his parents and grew up in Brisbane before returning to these shores at the age of twelve after being invited to join Arsenal's Youth Development scheme. Coming through their Academy he finally left the Gunners and joined Birmingham City on a free transfer in January 2004 having also had trails with Manchester City, Aston Villa and Leicester City.

Kilkenny struggled to make an impression at St Andrews and in total only made 26 appearances for the club. During his four years with Brum he also had two loan spells at Oldham.



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

Writer:turfmanphil
Date:Sunday May 23 2010
Time: 9:07AM

Comments

0
Sounds a goodun this one! We should be able to compete effectively now with the likes of QPR and Middlesbrough too
turfmanphil
23/05/2010 09:12:00
0
would we not be better off using the money on cork, cork and OUR mcann would be a great midfield 2
ClaretTricks
23/05/2010 10:14:00
0
Don't you think we've been a bit short in the midfield department over the last couple of seasons CT, I to think he could be a good signing.
Fedupclaret
23/05/2010 10:39:00
0
Cork has proved he could compete in the PL in the games he played for us. If Chelsea send him out on loan again, i imagine it will be to another PL club
Claretdale
23/05/2010 16:23:00
0
Kilkenny could be a good signing, and the right age as well. I'd like to see Cork coming back for another season, but I suspect Dale might be right about the PL.
welshclaret
23/05/2010 17:49:00
0
3 Million is to much. offer 1.5 million and lets take it from there.
Grimsby Claret
23/05/2010 21:29:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Burnley Articles

Follow Live On Twitter - Crystal Palace v Burnley

Burnley go to Selhurst Park as the visitors to Crystal Palace today, this will be a 5:30pm kick-off.

Barton To Serve A Suspension This Week - 28/4/17

Burnley's Joey Barton will be out of action this week as he serves an automatic suspension.

Officials - Crystal Palace v Burnley (29/4/17)

The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Crystal Palace and Burnley this Saturday.

Dyche Talks Survival Ahead Of Palace

Burnley manager Sean Dyche has insisted that the facts show the club are staying the pace in the Premier League ahead of the game against Crystal Palace.

Archived Vital Burnley Articles

Vital Burnley articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Burnley
Write For Vital Burnley
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Crystal Palace v Burnley
Suggested By:
Burnley win37%
Crystal Palace win27%
Draw36%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 33 25 3 5 78 40
2 Spurs 33 22 8 3 74 47
3 Liverpool 34 19 9 6 66 28
4 Man City 33 19 8 6 65 28
5 Man Utd 33 17 13 3 64 26
6 Arsenal 32 18 6 8 60 24
7 Everton 34 16 10 8 58 23
8 WBA 33 12 8 13 44 -3
9 Southampton 32 11 7 14 40 -5
10 Watford 33 11 7 15 40 -17
11 Stoke 34 10 9 15 39 -13
12 Crystal Palace 34 11 5 18 38 -8
13 AFC Bournemouth 34 10 8 16 38 -14
14 West Ham 34 10 8 16 38 -15
15 Leicester City 33 10 7 16 37 -13
16 Burnley 34 10 6 18 36 -16
17 Hull City 34 9 6 19 33 -31
18 Swansea 34 9 4 21 31 -29
19 Middlesbrough 34 5 12 17 27 -19
20 Sunderland 33 5 6 22 21 -33
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Burnley Results (view all)

Burnley Fixtures (view all)

Apr 29 2017 5:30PM : Crystal Palace (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 6 2017 3:00PM : West Bromwich Albion (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 13 2017 3:00PM : AFC Bournemouth (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 21 2017 3:00PM : West Ham United (H)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.cornwallclaret4
2.Irishclaret3
3.possetclaret1
Vital Football Comment