Winger Aaron Lennon rejoins Burnley on free transfer

The 34-year-old had been on a trial at the club for the last month and was straightaway named in the starting line-up for Burnley's League Cup clash against Newcastle United later on Wednesday.

Lennon returns to Turf Moor having made 55 appearances in all competitions during a previous two-year spell that ended in June 2020.   -  GETTY IMAGES

Winger Aaron Lennon has rejoined Burnley on a free transfer from Turkish side Kayserispor, the Premier League club said on Wednesday.

Lennon, 34, had been on a trial at the club for the last month and was straightaway named in the starting line-up for Burnley's League Cup clash against Newcastle United later on Wednesday.

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The former England international played 36 times in the league for Kayserispor last season, assisting five times.

"We are delighted to confirm that winger Aaron Lennon has agreed a deal to return to Turf Moor as a Burnley player," the club said on Twitter.

 

Lennon returns to Turf Moor having made 55 appearances in all competitions during a previous two-year spell that ended in June 2020.

He is Burnley boss Sean Dyche's third recent signing, following the arrivals of goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey and defender Nathan Collins.

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