Reliable journalist Alan Nixon has revealed that Burnley could already line up two more signings after Sepp van den Berg, should this deal go through.
The Lowdown: Burnley linked with van den Berg
Vincent Kompany led his side to their first league victory on Friday night, beating Huddersfield Town 1-0.
The Clarets are actively looking to bolster their ranks as they aim to bounce back from the first request, and have recently been linked with Sepp van den Berg, but it looks like it’s not just the 20-year-old who could walk through the doors. of Turf Moor in the coming weeks.
The Latest: The Nixon Update
Asked during a fan Q&A on Twitter if there were any ongoing Burnley transfer updates, Nixon replied:
“Awaiting van den Berg decision…and it looks like a possible work permit or two in the works.”
The verdict: a bright future ahead of us
It remains to be seen which positions Burnley plan to fill and whether these two work permits will be new signings, but squad depth is something vitally important in second-tier English football and this update does not. can only be positive.
The Clarets have already lost several key figures, including former captain Ben Mee in the summer and Chris Wood in January, so they must somehow find suitable replacements to fill the huge voids left behind.
Coming out of the Championship is no easy task, but after a positive start the new era and Burnley’s future under Kompany looks bright, and with a few new faces yet to be added there is every chance that a return to the Premier League could be just around the corner.