Report: Charlie Austin nearing Hull City move

Charlie Austin, Burnley striker
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Hull City are understood to be nearing a move for Burnley striker Charlie Austin.

Hull City are reportedly closing in on a move for Burnley striker Charlie Austin.

The 24-year-old, who scored 28 goals last season, is entering the final year of his contract at Turf Moor.

Tigers boss Steve Bruce is now eager to land the forward ahead of the new Premier League campaign, according to Sky Sports News.

Austin joined Burnley from Swindon Town in January 2011.

Burnley's Charlie Austin celebrates scoring the first goal against Charlton on March 2, 2013
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