Dwight McNeil has credited a switch in position under caretaker boss Mike Jackson for helping to rejuvenate his game when it matters most to relegation-battling Burnley.The 22-year-old admitted this season’s statistics – no goals and one assist – are poor by the lofty standards he has set himself in the four years since he broke into the side, but he has definitely been one to have benefitted from the shackles coming off since Sean Dyche left the club last month.The left-footed player has shifted to the right side under Jackson and has been able to make more of an impact.“I’ve...
Premier League betting: Back Dwight McNeil and Reece James to fire first in 275/1 double - Jones Knows
Our tipster Jones Knows is backing Dwight McNeil and Reece James to score this weekend and is hoping his dreams come true combining the pair in a 275/1 double. My theory on backing West Ham when Michail Antonio has had seven or more days rest was left as a non-runner as David Moyes decided to give the Hammers striker another rest. Nothing lost, nothing gained there.
Burnley boss Sean Dyche has spoken of the confidence he has in Dwight McNeil as he described the winger as a player who could “slot into any team in the Premier League”.While McNeil has scored seven goals and provided 17 assists in the English top flight since making his debut in 2018, the figures are none and one for this season in 29 appearances.When asked about that current form at a press conference ahead of Sunday’s trip to Norwich, Dyche, who took the 22-year-old out of the starting line-up for the 3-2 victory over Everton on Wednesday, said: “He’ll come...
Burnley boss Sean Dyche has spoken of the confidence he has in Dwight McNeil as he described the winger as a player who could “slot into any team in the Premier League”. While McNeil has scored seven goals and provided 17 assists in the English top flight since making his debut in 2018, the figures are none and one for this season in 29 appearances.
Sean Dyche exclusive interview: Burnley boss on leadership in a relegation struggle and what he told Dwight McNeil
Sean Dyche is holding court in his press conference. The subjects are varied as he regales the assembled journalists about the night he saw Prince at the O2, the impeccable casting of Peaky Blinders and how the book of the Da Vinci Code is better than the film. There are...
Sean Dyche has told Dwight McNeil to treat the criticism he has received from sections of the Burnley support as part of his development. McNeil missed Burnley’s best chance in a goalless first half at Turf Moor on Saturday before they crumbled after the break, conceding three goals in nine minutes on their way to a 4-0 defeat to Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea.
An Everton fan has been given a three-year banning order after being found guilty of using racially abusive language towards Burnley winger Dwight McNeil. The incident took place during Everton's 3-1 Premier League win over Burnley at Goodison Park on September 13. A 43-year-old woman from Southport was removed from...
Burnley winger Dwight McNeil has been putting in the hard yards in his bid to become a better player. McNeil, who turned 22 this week, is already in his fourth full season as a regular starter for the Clarets and is poised to make his 109th Premier League appearance in Sunday’s home game against Tottenham.
Burnley are yet to see the best of Dwight McNeil as the midfielder prepares to make his 100th Premier League appearance in the Clarets’ clash with Everton at Goodison Park.The 21-year-old has earned increasingly rave reviews for his performances, topped by a superb goal in the equivalent fixture last season that sealed the three points.Dyche has seen McNeil evolve into one of the top-flight’s hottest properties since his debut in 2019 and believes he can still add more to his game.Dyche said: “Dwight has been fantastic and I’ve been saying it for months and years – he started young and...