Burnley boss Kompani signs new five-year deal


Burnley manager Vincent Kompany has signed a new contract that will keep him at Turf Moor until at least 2028. Premier League-Bound Club announced on Sunday.

Kompany, who enjoyed a storied playing career Manchester CityWas shortlisted for blank Chelsea The job came last month after leading Burnley to the Championship title in his first season in charge.

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“We’ve loved Burnley and Turf Moor from the outset – so it only feels right to sign for another five years,” the company said in a statement.

“Along with the fans we have made Turf Moor a fortress again and look forward to the future and continue to make Burnley better with every step.”

Burnley will end their season on Monday with a match at home to Cardiff City, where they will be presented with the trophy.

Burnley chairman Alan Pace said: “We are delighted that Vincent has signed a new deal. He is the perfect fit to help Burnley Football Club move forward.”

“An exceptional leader, always setting high standards and taking our club to the level we all aspire to achieve.”

Have also seen Burnley’s success new minority investmentst retired NFL star JJ Watt and his wife, Kelia Watt, a former United States international and NWSL player.

Information from Reuters contributed to this report.

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