James Tarkowski knows he cannot afford any mistakes

After Michael Keane's £30 million departure to Everton earlier in the summer, question marks were raised over who would fill the void in Burnley's defence left by the England international. James Tarkowski was the man chosen by his manager at the start of the season but the 24-year old knows he cannot afford any mistakes. "I have to be at it every game" Tarkowski featured 19 times in the Premier League last season but only made four starts as Keane forged an uncompromising partnership with Ben Mee. Yet the departure of Keane opened the door for Tarkowski to become a first team regular and the defender explained, “there was an opportunity and I’ve worked hard to try and take that." However, the former Brentford man is only too aware of the pressure surrounding him. He added "people are going to have question marks over me, saying am I good enough to play at this level? This...
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