Burnley First Premier League Team Since 1998 With No. 1-11 Starting XI

Burnley is currently facing Liverpool FC in the second game of the 2021-22 Premier League season. What usually is an everyday Premier League is actually a quite historic match.

Burnley FC Starting XI Wear No.1-11

Burnley starts the match with players whose squad numbers are 1-11. As observed by number experts SquadNumbers, they are the first team since Charlton Athletic in the second game of 1998-99 to start a PL match with No. 1-11 only.

Teams give more traditional kit numbers againRecently, some teams like FC Bayern Munich started giving their long-term players new, more traditional squad numbers. For example, Leon Goretzka got the No. 8 kit for the 21-22 season (previously No 18).

In the first matchday, Burnley's starting XI featured two players with numbers above 11.

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