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Profile of the English footballer Michael Kightly, who currently plays as a midfielder at Burnley. The 30-year old player Kightly joined Burnley from and wears the number 11 shirt.

Michael Kightly
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        (Squad number 11)

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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)
2012–2014Stoke City22(3)
2013–2014Burnley (loan)36(5)
2014–Burnley17(1)

2007–2008England U217(0)

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Michael Kightly : Burnley News
“Could a place open alongside Hendrick for Defour or Barton? That could well depend on the fitness of Scott Arfield and Johann Berg Gudmundsson, as it appears unlikely Michael Kightly will start a Premier League game for Burnley again.”
 Lancashire Telegraph Newspaper 3 days ago
“Town boss Mick McCarthy has told new signing Kieffer Moore to go out and try to emulate the success of previous non-league recruits Michael Kightly and Tyrone Mings League with the Molineux club, Stoke and Burnley.”
 TWTD 4 days ago
“Burnley have excelled at home this season George Boyd is set to be recalled and boss Sean Dyche could consider utilising Jeff Hendrick or Michael Kightly on the other flank.”
 MSN 5 days ago
“Scott Arfield and Johann Berg Gudmundsson are unlikely to feature for Burnley. The wide men suffered hamstring and boss Sean Dyche could consider utilising Jeff Hendrick or Michael Kightly on the other flank.”
 The Irish Times 5 days ago
“Scott Arfield and Johann Berg Gudmundsson are unlikely to feature for Burnley against Southampton and boss Sean Dyche could consider utilising Jeff Hendrick or Michael Kightly on the other flank.”
 Daily Mail 5 days ago
“The absence of Arfield and Gudmundsson leaves Boyd and Michael Kightly as Burnley’s only fit wide men, although Jeff Hendrick could also operate wide.”
 Lancashire Telegraph Newspaper 5 days ago
“George Boyd is one of Dyche's most trusted lieutenants but after the 31-year-old, the winger cupboard is very bare, with Michael Kightly barely getting a kick be forced into another tactical change.”
 espnfc.com 6 days ago
“Michael Kightly fell the full force of a slide tackle. Denayer threw himself in the way of a Vokes shot and although he left the field clutching his shoulder, he was back on clutching it as soon as the referee allowed.”
 The Chronicle 10 days ago
“At the other end defender Jason Denayer twice had to be on his guard to intercept inside the six-yard area after Michael Kightly had broken free down the right and delivered.”
 Daily Mail 11 days ago
“but Denayer's timely interception denied Andre Gray a free run at goal after substitute Michael Kightly had picked out Vokes on the right.”
 News and Star 11 days ago
Michael Kightly Career Honours
  • Grays Athletic: FA Trophy winner: 2006
  • Wolverhampton Wanderers: Football League Championship winner: 2008–09
  • Burnley Football Club: Football League Championship Runners up: 2013–14
  • PFA Championship Team of the Year: 2009

    Source: wikipedia.org

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    Goalkeepers
    Nick Pope Tom Heaton
    Paul Robinson
    Defenders
    Tendayi Darikwa Matthew Lowton
    Jon Flanagan Stephen Ward
    Ben Mee Kevin Long
    James Tarkowski Michael Keane
    Midfielders
    Johann Berg Gudmundsson Michael Kightly
    Scott Arfield George Boyd
    Dean Marney Jeff Hendrick
    Steven Defour
    Forwards
    Sam Vokes Patrick Bamford
    Andre Gray Ashley Barnes