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I think this Burnley side has the quality for a top half finish and I don’t think that repeating continental competition is out of the question. They have shown that they can spend wisely, I anticipate them to reassess their transfer needs in the Winter Transfer window which might cause them to pay a little more, but they’ve also stayed out of the major bidding wars that would cost them astronomical amounts.
I would like to see their goals scored increase, though I’m very pleased with their goals conceded. I do think that they have a sufficient quality in Vokes and Wood. I honestly think they were rather unfortunate to have scored as few goals as they did; I think they’ll have a bumper season. Their defense is stout enough that they don’t need to increase it substantially, they just need to move to a positive goal difference. I think that’s likely to keep them in continental competition.
(Update: This Burnley side has added a few major additions and brought in some additional quality at keeper; I definitely favor them for Europa Leage).
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