Finley Burns
Personal information
Full name Finley Jack Burns
Date of birth (2003-06-17) 17 June 2003 (age 19)[1]
Place of birth Southwark, England
Height 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)[1]
Position(s) Defender
Club information
Current team
Manchester City
Number 94
Youth career
2012–2017 Southend United
2017–2021 Manchester City
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2021– Manchester City 0 (0)
2022Swansea City (loan) 3 (0)
National team
2017–2018 England U15 5 (0)
2019 England U16 3 (0)
2019 England U17 1 (0)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 19:53, 19 March 2022 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals, correct as of 19:53, 23 September 2021 (UTC)

Finley Jack Burns (born 17 June 2003) is an English professional footballer who plays as a defender for Premier League side Manchester City.

Club career

In January 2017 it was confirmed that Burns would leave Southend United to join Manchester City for a reported fee of £175,000.[2] On 21 September 2021 he made his professional debut when he was named in the starting line up for Manchester City's EFL Cup 6-1 win against Wycombe Wanderers.[3]

On 30 January 2022, Burns joined EFL Championship side Swansea City on loan for the remainder of the 2021–22 season.[4] Burns made his EFL Championship debut on 13 February 2022.

International career

Burns has represented England at youth level.[5]

Career statistics

As of match played 19 March 2022
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Manchester City U21 2019–20[6] 1[a] 0 1 0
2020–21[7] 2[a] 0 2 0
2021–22[8] 2[a] 0 2 0
Total 5 0 5 0
Manchester City 2021–22[8] Premier League 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
Swansea City (loan) 2021–22[8] EFL Championship 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Career total 3 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 9 0
  1. ^ a b c Appearances in the EFL Trophy

References

  1. ^ a b "Finley Burns". 11v11.com. AFS Enterprises. Retrieved 3 November 2021.
  2. ^ Bartlett, Evan (20 January 2017). "Manchester City 'break record' to sign 13-year-old wonderkid Finley Burns". The Independent. Retrieved 23 September 2021.
  3. ^ "Manchester City v Wycombe Wanderers". BBC Sport. 21 September 2021. Retrieved 21 September 2021.
  4. ^ "Swansea City complete loan deal for Finley Burns". Swansea City AFC. 30 January 2022. Retrieved 31 January 2022.
  5. ^ Veevers, Nicholas (8 September 2019). "Young Lions come back from behind to beat Austria and secure Syrenka Cup Final spot". The Football Association. Retrieved 23 September 2021.
  6. ^ "Games played by Finley Burns in 2019/2020". Soccerbase. Centurycomm.
  7. ^ "Games played by Finley Burns in 2020/2021". Soccerbase. Centurycomm.
  8. ^ a b c "Games played by Finley Burns in 2021/2022". Soccerbase. Centurycomm.

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