Stevenage boss says Jordan Burrow will be 'outstanding player'

Jordan Burrow

Stevenage boss Graham Westley has tipped striker Jordan Burrow to become an "outstanding" player.

The 20-year-old, a signing from Morecambe in the summer, scored a debut goal in

"He was exceptional against quality defenders and deserved the goal," Westley told BBC Three Counties Radio.

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"He's going to be brilliant. I don't want to heap pressure on him but he's going to be an outstanding player."

Burrow scored once in 35 games for Morecambe last season, but turned down a new contract and instead opted to join Boro.

"I was talking to an agent before the game and he asked who have we brought in and I pointed at Jordan and said that boy is going to be some player," said Westley.

"His attitude, his application, his will to learn and to win are phenomenal."

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