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Lafferty Talks About His New Deal!

Danny Lafferty this week agreed a new three-year deal with Burnley becoming the first of four out-of-contract players offered new deals to sign on the dotted line. News is awaited on the future of the other three, Michael Duff, Junior Stanislas and Luke O'Neill.

The 25 year old former Derry City defender will now reamin a Burnley player until at least the summer of 2017.

Talking about his new deal, the Northern Ireland international said:

"It`s very exciting for me to have signed a new contract and I`m quite flattered by it to be honest.

"I didn`t play as much as I`d like this season, and only about 40 times since I`ve been at the club, so for the manager to turn around and give me three years, as a player with no Premier League experience, was a boost.

"There are guys who played a lot more than me this year who`ve been let go, so for the manager to show that faith in me is very nice and I want to repay that on the pitch in the next few years.

"In pre-season I want to be competing and fighting for my place."

Well done Danny, congratulations!

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Writer: turfmanphil Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday June 1 2014

Time: 1:16PM

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well done Danny ,,, sean has seen some thing ,, he is young I think danny will work hard ,, and prove sean wright
claretdog
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01/06/2014 14:27:00

Yes, I agree, CD! Mee keeping him sidelined but he did OK at start of season when Mee out injured! Great potential methinks
turfmanphil
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01/06/2014 17:43:00

WELL we don't want a big money buy if you v some one doing the same job ish
claretdog
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01/06/2014 22:23:00

just get forward and swing them crosses in like Tripps
claretdog
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02/06/2014 13:57:00

We need Danny to be ready to step in when needed I think he will get the opportunity as the season goes on..
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03/06/2014 16:47:00

 

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