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Profile of the English footballer Michael Kightly, who currently plays as a midfielder at Burnley. The 28-year old player Kightly joined Burnley from Stoke City and wears the number 19 shirt.

Michael Kightly
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        (Squad number 19)

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Michael Kightly Career
2001–2003Basildon United18(11)
2003–2005Southend United13(0)
2004–2005Farnborough Town (loan)11(0)
2005–2007Grays Athletic53(24)
2006–2007Wolverhampton Wanderers (loan)5(2)
2007–2012Wolverhampton Wanderers109(21)
2011–2012Watford (loan)12(3)
2012–Stoke City22(3)
2013–Burnley (loan)36(3)

2007–2008England U217(0)

Michael Kightly : Burnley News
“GOAL-getting Burnley midfielder Michael Kightly celebrated the perfect Easter as he scored the second goal as the Clarets sealed promotion into the Premier League.”
 Lancashire Telegraph Newspaper  Today
“Ashley Barnes finished off a sensational passing move for his first home goal for the Clarets before a stunning Michael Kightly free-kick doubled Burnley’s advantage in a fabulous first-half performance.”
 The Football Network  Today
“Ashley Barnes and Michael Kightly both netted in the first half after a nervy opening for the hosts, with Sean Dyche's men seeing out the result to claim promotion.”
 Goal  Today
“Inevitably, top scorer Ings netted the winner. 21 April: Burnley 2-0 Wigan First-half goals from Ashley Barnes and Michael Kightly seal Burnley's return to the Premier League for the first time in four years as they beat their Lancashire rivals at Turf Moor.”
 BBC  Today
“First-half goals from Ashley Barnes and Michael Kightly proved enough to earn three points, keeping Burnley eight clear of Derby with two games of the season remaining.”
 YAHOOSports  Today
“Thousands of exiled Burnley fans tuned in via satellite television And there was further euphoria when Michael Kightly's free kick made things even more comfortable shortly before half-time. Journalist Daniel Bentley moved to New York City in 2012.”
 Lancashire Telegraph Newspaper  Today
“Latics failed to spoil Burnley’s promotion party as they were well-beaten And it was game over just before the interval when Michael Kightly curled home a free-kick from a virtually impossible angle which completely deceived Ali Al Habsi.”
 Wigan Today  Today
“But now he is celebrating promotion as a manager after first-half goals from Ashley Barnes and Michael Kightly saw off Wigan at Turf Moor.”
 Sky Sports  Today
Michael Kightly Career Honours
  • Grays Athletic: FA Trophy winner: 2006
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers: Football League Championship winner: 2008–09
  • PFA Championship Team of the Year: 2009

    Source: wikipedia.org

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    Goalkeepers
    Nick Liversedge Alex Cisak
    Tom Heaton
    Defenders
    David Edgar Michael Duff
    Kevin Long Kieran Trippier
    Danny Lafferty Ben Mee
    Jason Shackell Luke O'Neill
    Midfielders
    David Jones Junior Stanislas
    Scott Arfield Dean Marney
    Michael Kightly Keith Treacy
    Brian Stock Ross Wallace
    Chris Baird
    Forwards
    Danny Ings Ashley Barnes
    Sam Vokes