Nottingham Forest transfer target Maxwel Cornet’s future is set to be decided ‘this week’ amid plenty of interest, according to journalist Fraser Fletcher. The Lowdown: Cornet wanted by Forest The 25-year-old caught the eye for Burnley despite their struggles as a team last season, scoring nine times in 21 starts in the Premier League.
Burnley boss Vincent Kompany's verdict on Hull City draw Vincent Kompany played down the prospect of Burnley signing another striker after another frustrating evening in front of goal saw them held 1-1 by Hull in the Sky Bet Championship. The Tigers forged ahead through Ozan Tufan’s neat finish in the 25th minute but nine minutes later Jay Rodriguez, in the starting line-up for the first time this season after injury, equalised and Burnley made enough chances to win the match in a dominant second-half display.
Report and highlights from the Sky Bet Championship clash between Burnley and Hull City at Turf Moor as Ozan Tufan put the Tigers ahead, but Jay Rodriguez struck back to earn a point for the home side Vincent Kompany is still seeking his first home win as Burnley manager after dogged Hull eked out a 1-1 draw at Turf Moor.
Even though the possession statistics were weighted way against his side, coach Shota Arveladze was keen to stress Hull City did not "park the bus" in their 1-1 draw at Burnley. The Tigers had only 23 per cent of the ball but they were effective with it - taking the lead with a wonderful counter-attacking goal scored by Ozan Tufan.
Jay Rodriguez on target as Vincent Kompany's Burnley held by Hull City - match report Vincent Kompany is still seeking his first home win as Burnley manager after dogged Hull eked out a 1-1 draw at Turf Moor. The Tigers would have gone top of the Sky Bet Championship with a win and seemed to be on course when Ozan Tufan gave them a first-half lead.
Kompany was pleased with large parts of what he saw in the draw with Hull on Tuesday night If it wasn't clear before, the puzzle Vincent Kompany and Burnley must solve was set out for all to see at Turf Moor on Tuesday. It was a familiar pattern as Burnley dominated possession but couldn't fashion the goals required to win the contest.
Another bumper crowd is expected at Turf Moor as Burnley take on Hull City in the Championship. Supporters saw the Clarets take a point against Luton Town in the first home game of the Vincent Kompany era. And thousands packed the stands again in hope that the hosts could go one better by collecting their first three points since the opening fixture away at Huddersfield Town.
Burnley welcome Hull to Turf Moor on Tuesday night Burnley take on Hull City in the Championship tonight aiming to bounce back from defeat to Watford last time out. The Clarets have four points from three games under Vincent Kompany and will hope for a first home win of the season against the Tigers.
Championship review: Dieng's amazing QPR heroics; Burnley's goalscoring; Philogene-Bidace haunts Stoke
This weekend was dominated by QPR goalkeeper Seny Dieng's goalscoring heroics, while Rotherham produced a classy performance and Burnley dominated but failed against Watford. Here's the latest from the past Championship round: We're often in it for the long haul as the action unfolds on a Saturday afternoon, although there are certain games and narratives that can be ticked off quicker than others.
Zero behaviour points earned 220 students an end of term reward. Afternoon tea with headteacher Mrs Deborah Williams was the treat laid on for the pupils at Blessed Trinity RC College. The reward was for showing a positive attitude to learning, always on time for school, perfect uniforms and always bringing the the correct equipment, ready to learn.
The first round of midweek Championship fixtures of the season begins this evening, with a number of clubs in action. One of the games taking place comes at St Andrew’s, where Birmingham City will host Watford, where the hosts will be looking to bounce back from a first defeat of the season at Cardiff on Saturday.
Customers queued round the block at the opening day of a shop in Burnley offering free school uniforms. Volunteers from Burnley Together were inundated with families as the doors of the temporary shop ‘Re-love your Pre-loved school uniforms’ opened in the former Thomas Cook travel agents shop in Chancery Walk in Charter Walk shopping centre yesterday.
The Tigers are in Lancashire this evening to face Burnley looking to maintain their unbeaten start to the season Callum Elder believes Hull City's squad has much more to offer as the season matures in the next few weeks. The Tigers are not yet finished in the transfer market with at least three more new arrivals expected in the coming days, and a host of players still out injured.
When are the next train strikes? Here's everything you need to know and how the strikes will affect travellers from Preston, Blackpool, Burnley and Lancaster
The latest round of RMT rail strikes will take place this week and Lancashire travellers will be affected once more. The strikes come after a number of other strike days in July and earlier this month, which caused disruption across Lancashire and other parts of the UK. Here’s everything you need to know about the latest round of strikes.
Manchester City signing Sergio Gomez admits club legend Vincent Kompany has had a big influence on his career. Gomez worked with Kompany for two seasons at Anderlecht, with the latter taking charge of Burnley this season. “Of course [I spoke to him]," Gomez told mancity.com.
Burnley will be looking to bounce back from the defeat that they suffered at the hands of Watford last week in tonight’s clash with Hull City. The Clarets were unable to claim a positive result on their travels last Friday as Tom Cleverley netted the winning goal for Rob Edwards’ side in the first-half of this fixture.
He tirelessly campaigned to raise awareness for the disease among footballers. Former footballer and campaigner Len Johnrose has died, aged 52. Len had played for Bury, Blackburn Rovers and Burnley during his 16-year sporting career, before he was diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease in 2017.
Watford head to the Midlands for the second time in just over a week to face Birmingham City this evening. The Hornets have had a positive start to life back in the Championship following their relegation from the top flight, winning twice at home against Sheffield United and Burnley, and earning a draw away at West Brom.