Burnley: Stockport County's Kyle Brownhill joins Clarets

Kyle Brownhill

Stockport County's teenage full-back Kyle Brownhill has signed a one-year deal at Burnley and will join the Championship club's development squad.

Brownhill, 18, has been on trial at Turf Moor during pre-season.

He made a total of five appearances for the Hatters, three of them coming in the Conference Premier last term.

"Stockport seems to be a good breeding ground for young talent," development squad manager Simon Weatherstone told the club website.external-link

and now Kyle has signed terms here. Hopefully he can progress into the first team in years to come."