Date:Tuesday July 24 2007
The friendlies are coming quick and fast at the moment and we now face League 2 side, Bradford City tonight at the Valley Parade in (7:45pm Kick-off). This will be the first of two matches againt White Rose opposition with Leeds, next up at the Turf on Saturday before the Clarets embark on their Austrian jaunt.
Steve Cotterill could be sweating on the fitness of Robbie Blake and Kyle Lafferty for this match with both of them trying to shake off injuries.
Robbie Blake will be keen to play against his former club but he missed Saturday's 1-1 draw with Middlesbrough because of a thigh strain.
Kyle Lafferty was stetchered off with a knee injury against Wrexham last Tuesday and although he did start against Boro, he picked up a back strain and was substituted after about 15 minutes.
Cotterill told the Burnley Express: 'Kyle's had a little bit of a stop, start time, and we thought he might be alright again with his knee, but his back flared up. His back spasmed really, and he was struggling.
'He's going through a bit of a tough time at the moment, the young man.
'And Robbie tweaked his thigh on Friday in training, so there was absolutely no
ay we were going to risk him in a friendly game, so we'll just wait and see how he is, maybe for Bradford.
'We're not quite sure how he will be, but otherwise we're okay.
'We've got enough bodies'
Lets hope we continue our good performance in these friendlies, after shaking off the cobwebs against Accy, we had a convincing 5:2 win away to Wrexham and a very creditable draw against Premiership opposition last Saturday
Vital Burnley FC will bring you a report of the match
Date:Tuesday July 24 2007
Vossen Deal Close? (Saturday July 4 2015)
The Supporters Summit - Burnley (Friday July 3 2015)
Duff Signs 12 Month Deal (Friday July 3 2015)
Dyche - Burnley Are Raring To Go (Friday July 3 2015)
No Leicester Contact With Dyche (Thursday July 2 2015)
What Cars Do The Premiership Captains' Drive? (Thursday July 2 2015)
Heaton Pens New Burnley Extension (Wednesday July 1 2015)
Rangers Friendly & Two On Sky (Tuesday June 30 2015)
Huws Linked? Vossen In Talks (Tuesday June 30 2015)
Derby Day Change (Monday June 29 2015)
|6. Bristol City||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|10. Derby County||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Ince Out, So Whittingham In?
» Hull City : 04/07/2015 15:47:01
|Ince Delighted With Derby Return
» Derby County : 04/07/2015 15:39:01
|Revell - We'll Certainly Be Fit
» Cardiff : 04/07/2015 15:24:00
|Vossen Deal Close?
» Burnley : 04/07/2015 15:08:00
|Hughton - More Signings Planned
» Brighton : 04/07/2015 14:53:01