Vital Football

Latest Burnley FC News

Rumour Mill-York's Meredith Linked!

Rumour Mill-York's Meredith Linked!

Sky Sports understands Watford and Burnley are among a number of Championship clubs looking to bring in York City left back, James Meredith.

Meredith has been on top form this season for the Minstermen helping them gain promotion back to the Football League following an eight-year gap.

The Australian left-back can also play in midfield.Indeed Meredith started in the middle of the park in their 2-1 play-offs final win over Luton Town at Wembley.

He does have some experience of league football too having played for Chesterfield and Shrewsbury after coming through the ranks at Derby County. Meredith joined York City in May 2009 and has since made over 130 appearances for the club.

The defender's contract expires this summer and he will then be able to leave Bootham Crescent on a free transfer.

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:turfmanphil
Date:Monday May 28 2012
Time: 4:00PM

Comments

0
I have noticed the club seem to be linked with a number of utility players. More often than not defenders who can play across the back four and/or in midfield! Makes sense if we are going to be constrained by financial problems and a small squad. Know nowt about this guy though although he sounds OK if he can make a three-league step up! Guess we need left back cover with Easton going, that would release Mee to play more centrally.
turfmanphil
28/05/2012 16:06:00
0
And there was me thinking that now we've got two chairmen we'd have double the spending power, and we were going to get Kompany and Vidic! That dream apparently dashed for now, I trust Eddie to pick from the slightly less elevated ranks better than myself. Whether he's actually looking at this guy, we'll only ever know if he actually buys him. How long now till the window actually opens? Anyone got any instinct as to how robust the transfer economy is? I wonder if it's going to be one in which there's early action, or whether most deals will come just before it re-closes. If I were Eddie, I think I'd be putting a little pressure on Hoos and the Chairs to maybe be prepared to spend a little over the odds on a few key signings early on... then sit back to see what's on offer late. But whether sellers and agents will jump to close deals if we do make early offers, or hold out to see if anything better comes along, may turn out to be a different matter.
Couch Potato
29/05/2012 09:08:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Lewis Tips Joshua to Win

Vital F1 - Blog: Sochi Preview

Recent Burnley Articles

18 Month FA Ban For Barton

The Football Association have today confirmed that Joey Barton has been banned for a period of 18 months following the investigation into his betting habits.

Tarkowski - Confidence Remains High

With the end of the 2016/17 season nearing, centre half James Tarkowski has said that confidence remains high in the Burnley camp as we seek Premier League survival.

Heaton Takes Player Of The Year 2017

Goalkeeper Tom Heaton was named as Burnley's Supporters' Player of the Year at the Turf Moor awards ceremony yesterday evening.

Dyche - We Can Overcome The Nerves

Manager Sean Dyche has admitted that with so few games remaining now as Burnley look to secure their Premier League status there might be some nervy moments...

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)

Manchester United MotM
Suggested By:
Heaton18%
Lowton7%
Keane17%
Mee28%
Ward7%
Boyd0%
Barton3%
Hendrick0%
Brady10%
Gray7%
Barnes0%
Sub-Tarkowski3%
Sub-Berg Gudmundsson0%
Sub-Agyei0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 33 25 3 5 78 40
2 Spurs 32 21 8 3 71 46
3 Liverpool 34 19 9 6 66 28
4 Man City 32 19 7 6 64 28
5 Man Utd 32 17 12 3 63 26
6 Everton 34 16 10 8 58 23
7 Arsenal 31 17 6 8 57 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 33 11 5 17 38 -7
13 AFC Bournemouth 34 10 8 16 38 -14
14 West Ham 34 10 8 16 38 -15
15 Leicester City 32 10 7 15 37 -12
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 33 4 12 17 24 -20
20 Sunderland 32 5 6 21 21 -32
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

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
The Vital Football Members League