Vital Football

Latest Burnley FC News

Vital Burnley proud to sponsor Steven Hewitt

Vital Burnley proud to sponsor Steven Hewitt

Vital Burnley are delighted to announce that we have sponsored 18 year old midfielder, Steven Hewitt for the rest of the season and will now have a regular entry in 'Claret & You`



Steven is on the verge of breaking through into the first team and at the age of 18 has already been named on the bench for three of our Carling Cup games this season being given Shirt Number 33. He is clearly in Eddie Howe`s plans for the future and it looks like he is being fast-tracked up the ladder.

The midfielder is making a big impression at the club in only the second year of his youth scholarship. Clarets fans first got a glimpse of his first-team potential in our pre-season warm-up games ahead of the start of 2011-12.

He was formerly on the books at Stockport County and Blackburn Rovers as a youth before joining Burnley`s Centre of Excellence and then being taken on as a scholar. He has now become a regular member of the Reserves and he looks set to sign his first professional deal in the summer.

Vital Burnley agreed the sponsorship with Burnley FC during the week and co-incidentally Steven Hewitt is in the news again after helping the youth side progress to the last sixteen of the FA Youth Cup on Friday night. He scored a brace in the Clarets convincing 3-1 win against Ipswich Town youth at Turf Moor.

We are delighted to be sponsoring the player for the rest of this season and you will now be able to see our regular entry in 'Claret & You` in the 'Youth Player Sponsors 'section. It will look like this:



Promoting the site in this way will hopefully attract more users and improve our hits. This will raise more money under our 'Hit the Site, Help the Club` campaign allowing Vital Burnley to donate additional money to Clarets Trust so they can buy more shares in Burnley Football Club. We can already proudly announce we have donated £2500 so far simply thanks to our posters and readers using the site in this way. The shares give the Trust a bigger say in the running of the club and at the same time the money helps the club financially.


Many thanks to Burnley Football Club for the use of the photographs

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:turfmanphil
Date:Saturday January 14 2012
Time: 10:25AM

Comments

0
Thanks are owed to one of our posters for this great idea, but I will leave it to him as to whether he wants to reveal his name and take the credit! ;-)
turfmanphil
14/01/2012 10:30:00
0
Well done mystery man
Totally_Claret
14/01/2012 12:15:00
0
Well done Phil, lets hope that Hewitt kicks on and also that Vital gains more users as Burnley fans discover we are a fair and fun web site open to all.
VinRogue
14/01/2012 16:32:00
0
Pleased to help our club.
Grimsby Claret
14/01/2012 17:00:00
0
Great idea. Have never seen this young lad play but those who have done have reported on Vital that he is an exciting prospect who is knocking on the door of the first team.
RickersTwickers
14/01/2012 17:16:00
0
Great publicity for us and the money goes towards the youth set up, a win, win situation, a pat on the back and credit where credit is due.
8clarets8
14/01/2012 17:41:00
0
Great stuff. News of what goes on in the background should be broadcast loud and clear to all and sundry. Many just do not know what is going on to help BFC.
cornwallclaret
14/01/2012 17:59:00
0
Great stuff. Well done.
Couch Potato
14/01/2012 18:21:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Burnley Articles

Mixed Injury News For Burnley

Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Burnley FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.

I'm Happy At Burnley - Gray

Gray has been subject of rumour linking him with a transfer to West Ham. However, the Burnley striker - talking ahead of the meeting with Arsenal - has insisted he's happy where he is.

Vital View - FA Cup, 17th-18th January 2017

The FA Cup season continued with the third round replays with these games played this midweek.

Dyche On Chelsea Striker Return

Manager Sean Dyche has been speaking more about the loan recall of Chelsea striker Patrick Bamford.

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)

FA Cup - Sunderland MotM
Suggested By:
Pope3%
Darikwa14%
Keane4%
Tarkowski57%
Flanagan0%
Boyd0%
Hendrick9%
Barton0%
Defour4%
Kightly0%
Vokes9%
Sub - Gray0%
Sub - O'Neill0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 21 17 1 3 52 30
2 Spurs 21 13 6 2 45 29
3 Liverpool 21 13 6 2 45 25
4 Arsenal 21 13 5 3 44 26
5 Man City 21 13 3 5 42 15
6 Man Utd 21 11 7 3 40 12
7 Everton 21 9 6 6 33 9
8 WBA 21 8 5 8 29 0
9 Stoke 21 7 6 8 27 -6
10 Burnley 21 8 2 11 26 -8
11 AFC Bournemouth 21 7 4 10 25 -7
12 West Ham 21 7 4 10 25 -9
13 Southampton 21 6 6 9 24 -7
14 Watford 21 6 5 10 23 -13
15 Leicester City 21 5 6 10 21 -10
16 Middlesbrough 21 4 8 9 20 -5
17 Crystal Palace 21 4 4 13 16 -10
18 Hull City 21 4 4 13 16 -25
19 Sunderland 21 4 3 14 15 -20
20 Swansea 21 4 3 14 15 -26
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Burnley Results (view all)

Burnley Fixtures (view all)

Jan 22 2017 2:15PM : Arsenal (a)
Barclays Premier League
Jan 28 2017 3:00PM : Bristol City (H)
FA Cup
Jan 31 2017 7:45PM : Leicester City (H)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 4 2017 3:00PM : Watford (a)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 12 2017 1:30PM : Chelsea (H)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 25 2017 3:00PM : Hull City (a)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Irishclaret9
2.cornwallclaret9
3.WelshClaret2
4.Mike Mada2
5.charlie12
6.Bryan webster 1
Write for Vital Football