Select a Team

Prev Game: Sky Bet League 2 Sat 30th Jan

prev game - Notts County
team 1 score team 2
Luton 0 - 2 Notts Co

Next Game: Sky Bet League 2 Sat 13th Feb

next game - Notts County
team 1 score team 2
York City 15:00 Notts Co

Magpies to bag Burgess

Striker set for Meadow Lane

Last Updated: 01/07/10 9:35am

  • Share:
Burgess: Notts County target

Burgess: Notts County target

Sky Bet

    • Retrieving latest Sky Bet odds

Skysports.com understands Notts County are poised to sign Blackpool striker Ben Burgess.

Burgess is available on a free transfer after Blackpool opted against taking up the option on his contract for a new deal.

The 28-year-old helped Blackpool secure promotion from the Championship last season, but he does not figure in Ian Holloway's plans for the Premier League.

A number of clubs have been chasing the former Hull City hit-man, but League One new boys Notts County are expected to win the race for his signature.

Magpies boss Craig Short is keen to bolster his attacking options as he prepares for life in League One and he sees Burgess as the perfect foil to Lee Hughes at Meadow Lane.

  • Share:

Related

Related Profiles

Most Popular

Features

FL talking points: Boro march on

FL talking points: Boro march on

Middlesbrough's form and Demarai Gray's potential Leicester move feature among Don Goodman's latest Football League talking points.

WATCH: Best of Football League

WATCH: Best of Football League

We've wrapped up the best goals, moments and Twitter reaction in our pick of the weekend's Football League action.

LISTEN: FL72 Podcast

LISTEN: FL72 Podcast

Paul Lambert and Nigel Adkins feature on the FL72 Podcast, while Ian Holloway - and his wife! - gear up for 10 in 10. Listen here...