Burnley Football Club
Burnley Football Club
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Burnley Football Club

1882 Burnley, England


Founded in 1882, Burnley are one of the oldest teams in English football. The Football League, itself, wasn't founded until 1888 and so the Clarets were initially only involved in friendly matches and FA Cup ties, entering the latter tournament in 1885. In 1888, they became one of the twelve founding members that included local rivals Preston North End. Their nickname, the Clarets, is based on the primary colour of their kit and the emblem is re...
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