Name: Colin Russell Anderson

D.O.B: 26th April 1962
 
Place of birth: Newcastle

Position: Full-Back/Midfield

Clubs: Burnley, QPR(Loan), Torquay United, West Brom, Walsall, Hereford United, Exeter City

Burnley Fee: Youth

Signed by Brian Miller

Burnley Debut: 4th October 1980, Fulham (a)

Last game for Burnley: 12th April 1982, Chesterfield (a)

Claret Stats: 5(3) Appearances, no goals

Colin comes from Newcastle, and was spotted by Burnley's North East scouts while playing for Newcastle Boy's.

Colin became an apprentice for Burnley in June 1979, and then signed professional forms for the club on the 25th April, 1980.

Colin is another young player to have worked his way up through our junior teams, reserve team onto the senior team, although he never quite managed to hold down a position, was released the same May the rest of his team mates were celebrating the 2nd division championship.

 

 

Above : Burnley verses Exeter City Programme pictures Colin making his first team debut against Chesterfiled.