Burnley will not sell key centre-back James Tarkowski in January. After Newcastle attempted to strengthen their defense.
Football Insider reports that Tarkowski will not be allowed to leave during the January transfer window. As Burnley remain focused on surviving in the Champions League and Premier League.
Even at the risk of losing players for free At the end of the season. Tarkowski has drawn a lot of interest from Newcastle United following the takeover of clubs from the Saudi Arabian conglomerate that will add money to reinforcements from the January transfer window.
Therefore, the cost of the Burnley centre-back is not a problem at all. However, Burnley want to keep one of the best players in the squad in order for Sean Dyche to maintain his chances of securing a Premier League survival at Newcastle. The attempt to escape relegation. And do not want to strengthen the enemy. As for Tarkowski’s contract, it expires at the end of the season. So Burnley have a high chance of losing a player for free, apart from Newcastle and West Ham United attention too.