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Mike Burke

Centre Back
W 24 L 9 D 5
Appearances:
38
Goals scored:
1
Assist
2
Player of the Match
1
Previous clubs: Wigan Athletic, Ashton Athletic, Skelmersdale United, Runcorn Linnets, Barnton
Biography: Mike Burke signed for the club at the start of the 2016/17 season and went on to be an important part of the Hallmark Security League First Division title-winning side.

'Burkey' is a strong, no-nonsense central defender who began his career at Wigan Athletic having represented the club at youth and reserve team level.

He moved into non-league in 2010, signing for Skelmersdale United before moving on to Runcorn Linnets in November 2012.

Burkey proved to be a popular figure at the Millbank Linnets Stadium, going on to win the North West Counties League Challenge Cup in May 2013, before being a crucial part of the Linnets side's that were pipped for the title by Norton United and Glossop North End in back-to-back seasons.

He moved to Barnton in 2015, winning the North West Counties First Division Trophy and promotion through the play-offs in a double-winning season.
All appearances (38)
August 2017
  • Yellow Card ( '82 )
Wed 16 Aug, 19:45
a
League
W
  • Yellow Card ( '53 )
  • Sub Off ( '54 )
September 2017
  • Yellow Card ( '53 )
Sat 2 Sep, 15:00
a
League
L
Mon 4 Sep, 19:45
h
League
W
Fri 15 Sep, 19:45
a
League
W
  • Yellow Card ( '59 )
Mon 18 Sep, 19:45
h
League
W
December 2017
Mon 4 Dec, 19:45
h
Cup
W
Sat 2 Dec, 15:00
h
League
W
Sat 9 Dec, 15:00
h
League
W
Mon 11 Dec, 19:45
h
League
W
  • Yellow Card ( '87 )
Sat 16 Dec, 15:00
a
League
W
Sat 23 Dec, 15:00
a
League
W
February 2018
Tue 13 Feb, 19:45
a
Cup
L
  • Yellow Card ( '48 )
Sat 3 Feb, 15:00
h
League
W
  • Goal ( '16 )
  • Yellow Card ( '51 )
Sat 17 Feb, 15:00
a
League
W
March 2018
Mon 26 Mar, 19:45
a
Cup
W
Sat 17 Mar, 15:00
h
League
W
Sat 31 Mar, 15:00
a
League
L
April 2018
Mon 16 Apr, 19:45
h
Cup
W
  • Assist ( '44 )
Sat 7 Apr, 15:00
h
League
W
Thu 12 Apr, 19:45
a
League
W
October 2017
Sat 7 Oct, 15:00
a
League
D
  • Yellow Card ( '15 )
Wed 11 Oct, 19:45
a
League
D
  • Assist ( '93 )
Sat 14 Oct, 15:00
h
League
D
Sat 21 Oct, 15:00
h
League
W
Sat 28 Oct, 15:00
a
League
D
  • Player of the Match ( '94 )
Mon 30 Oct, 19:45
h
League
L
November 2017
Sat 4 Nov, 15:00
h
League
W
Fri 10 Nov, 19:45
h
League
L
Wed 15 Nov, 19:45
a
League
W
Sat 18 Nov, 15:00
h
League
L
  • Yellow Card ( '6 )
Sat 25 Nov, 15:00
h
League
W
Wed 29 Nov, 19:45
a
League
W
January 2018
Sat 6 Jan, 15:00
a
League
W
Sat 13 Jan, 15:00
a
League
D
Fri 26 Jan, 19:45
h
League
W

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