Where are these ex Burnley FC Premier League players now?
Welcome to the Burnley legends page – the gateway to information on ex players who have played in the Premier League.
In addition to information on ex Burnley players we have also added statistics which include the top scorers, most appearances and also the club’s final league position for each year that they have featured in the EPL.
Graham Alexander – Premier League Appearances: 33 | Goals Scored: 7
One of the very few footballers who have played over 1,000 professional appearances, Graham Alexander hung up his boots in April 2012 whilst playing for Preston North End. Read More..
Clarke Carlisle – Premier League Appearances: 31 | Goals Scored: 0
A solid figure at the heart of Burnley’s defence, Clarke Carlisle spent one full season in the Premier League with Burnley during the 2009-2010 season making 29 appearances.
Carlisle retired from playing in May 2013 after a spell in the lower leagues with Northampton Town and went onto have a full time career in the media as a co-commentator and pundit across various channels. Read More..
Wade Elliott – Premier League Appearances: 38 | Goals Scored: 4
An ever present during Burnley’s 2009-10 season in the Premier League, Wade Elliott retired from playing at the end of the 2014-15 season after captaining a Bristol City side which gained promotion to the Championship. Read More..
Robbie Blake – Premier League Appearances: 100 | Goals Scored: 11
After a career mostly spent playing in the top two English leagues, Robbie Blake retired from playing professionally in 2013 after a brief spell with Doncaster Rovers. Read More..
Premier League Statistics
This table shows the players who have made the most appearances for Burnley and the top goalscorers in the Premier League. (info correct as of 03/01/20)
Top EPL Goalscorers Goals Most EPL Appearances Games
Ashley Barnes 38 Ashley Barnes 155
Chris Wood 28 Ben Mee 155
Sam Vokes 17 Jeff Hendrick 114
Danny Ings 11 James Tarkowski 106
Andre Gray 9 Jack Cork 105
Jeff Hendrick 9 Sam Vokes 102
Steven Fletcher 8 Tom Heaton 96
Graham Alexander 7 Matthew Lowton 95
Johann Berg Gudmundsson 7 Johann Berg Gudmundsson 91
George Boyd 7 Scott Arfield 86
Statistics provided by 11v11