Burton Albion News

Wales manager Chris Coleman looks on during the FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifier Group D match between Wales and Macedonia at Cardiff City Stadium on October 11, 2013
Championship roundup: Chris Coleman loses first game as Sunderland boss
Chris Coleman's first game in charge of Sunderland ends in defeat as the Championship's basement side lose 2-1 at Aston Villa on Tuesday night.
Nov 21, 22:05
Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce smiles before his side's pre-season clash with Shrewsbury Town on July 15, 2017
EFL reveals televised Christmas fixtures
The EFL announces which Championship fixtures will be televised over the Christmas and New Year period, with Aston Villa scheduled to feature three times.
Nov 3, 11:56
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Nigel Clough: 'Burton Albion have had extremely tough start to season'
Nigel Clough admits that Burton's second season in the Championship has been "extremely tough", but insists that the Brewers have also suffered from bad luck.
Nov 2, 20:47
Nigel Clough of Sheffield United celebrates victory during the Budweiser FA Cup Third Round match between Aston Villa and Sheffield United at Villa Park on January 4, 2014
Nigel Clough: 'Manchester United tie a big financial boost'
Burton Albion manager Nigel Clough says that his side's EFL Cup game away at Manchester United will boost his budget for the season by 25%.
Sep 19, 15:58
Rochdale's Jamie Allen with his League Two Player of the Month award on April 3, 2014
Burton Albion sign Jamie Allen from Rochdale
Burton Albion complete the signing of midfielder Jamie Allen on a three-year deal from Rochdale.
Sep 1, 00:03
A general view of the ground before the FA Cup 1st Round match between Burton Albion and Oxford United at the Pirelli Stadium on November 7, 2010
Burton Albion sign Tottenham Hotspur youngster Will Miller
Burton Albion complete the signing of Will Miller on a two-year deal from Tottenham Hotspur after he spent last season on loan with the Brewers.
Aug 31, 21:44
Sheffield United's John Brayford celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's second goal against Charlton during their FA Cup quarter-final match on March 9, 2014
Burton Albion complete John Brayford signing
Burton Albion re-sign defender John Brayford on a two-year deal from Sheffield United.
Aug 31, 20:18
A general view of the KC Stadium is taken ahead of the English Premier League football match between Hull City and Chelsea in Kingston upon Hull, north east England on March 22, 2015
Hull City sign Jackson Irvine from Burton Albion
Hull City complete the signing of Australian international midfielder Jackson Irvine on a three-year deal from Burton Albion.
Aug 30, 10:47
Manchester United players celebrate their EFL Cup final success over Southampton at Wembley on February 26, 2017
Manchester United host Burton Albion in EFL Cup
EFL Cup holders Manchester United will face Championship side Burton Albion in the third round of the EFL Cup.
Aug 24, 07:26
A general view from inside Molineux ahead of Wolves' opening Championship game against Norwich on August 10, 2014
Wolverhampton Wanderers loan Joe Mason to Burton Albion
Wolverhampton Wanderers allow striker Joe Mason to join fellow Championship side Burton Albion on loan until January.
Aug 23, 13:21
A general view of the Pirelli Stadium during the U17 Euro Elite Qualifying Round match between England and Norway at the Pirelli Stadium on March 21, 2015
Jackson Irvine: 'First points of season always important'
Burton Albion midfielder Jackson Irvine says the first points of a new season are important in getting the team up and running following their win over Birmingham City.
Aug 18, 22:24
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Nigel Clough delighted as Burton Albion claim first points of season
Nigel Clough is delighted with Burton Albion claiming their first points of the 2017-18 Championship season, the Brewers beating Birmingham City 2-1 on Friday night.
Aug 18, 22:11
Sean Scannell of Huddersfield Town during the Sky Bet Championship between Huddersfield Town and Norwich City at John Smiths Stadium on March 17, 2015
Burton Albion sign Sean Scannell on loan from Huddersfield Town
Sean Scannell joins Championship side Burton Albion on loan from Premier League new boys Huddersfield Town.
Aug 18, 19:32
Little Cauley Woodrow celebrates scoring a second for Fulham against Rotherham on December 29, 2015
Report: Burton Albion interested in re-signing Fulham's Cauley Woodrow on loan
Burton Albion are reportedly trying to re-sign Fulham striker Cauley Woodrow on loan after the 22-year-old impressed at the Pirelli Stadium last season.
Aug 14, 17:31
Harry Forrester of Brentford in action during the npower League One match between Brentford and Doncaster Rovers at Griffin Park on April 27, 2013
Report: Harry Forrester on radar of several Championship, League One clubs
Out-of-favour Rangers midfielder Harry Forrester is rumoured to be a transfer target for Bolton Wanderers, Burton Albion and Charlton Athletic.
Aug 8, 21:34
Bobby Reid of Bristol City during the Pre Season Friendly match between Bath City and Bristol City at Twerton Park on July 10, 2015
Championship roundup: Bristol City storm top on low-scoring opening day
Bristol City move to the top of the Championship table after the first Saturday of the season courtesy of a 3-1 victory over Barnsley on an otherwise low-scoring day.
Aug 5, 17:01
A general view of the stadium prior to kickoff during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Manchester City at The Stadium of Light on December 3, 2014
Sky announces televised Championship fixtures
The fixture between Sunderland and Leeds United is the standout game as Sky Sports announces the latest Championship matches to be televised at the start of the season.
Jul 3, 11:21
Brighton manager Chris Hughton looks on ahead of the Pre Season Friendly between Crawley Town and Brighton & Hove Albion at the Checkatrade.com Stadium on July 22, 2015
Brighton & Hove Albion 'lodge £1m bid for Jackson Irvine'
Brighton & Hove Albion make a £1m bid for Burton Albion midfielder Jackson Irvine, who scored 10 Championship goals last season, a report claims.
Jul 1, 20:08
Jake Buxton for Derby County on December 16, 2014
Jake Buxton completes Burton Albion return
Burton Albion complete the signing of former Derby County and Wigan Athletic defender Jake Buxton on a one-year deal.
Jun 29, 19:23
A general view of the ground before the FA Cup 1st Round match between Burton Albion and Oxford United at the Pirelli Stadium on November 7, 2010
Burton Albion seal club-record Liam Boyce signing
Championship outfit Burton Albion wrap up a club-record deal for Ross County striker Liam Boyce, who was the Scottish Premiership's top scorer last season.
Jun 20, 20:02
Jaap Stam watches on during the Championship playoff semi-final game between Reading and Fulham on May 16, 2017
Reading handed home tie in League Cup first round
Beaten Championship playoff finalists Reading are handed a home tie against League One side Gillingham in the first round of the 2017-18 League Cup.
Jun 16, 13:16
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Nigel Clough: 'Jackson Irvine could leave Burton Albion'
Burton Albion boss Nigel Clough says that the club may struggle to keep Jackson Irvine should he receive offers this summer.
Jun 9, 17:58
A general view of the Pirelli Stadium during the U17 Euro Elite Qualifying Round match between England and Norway at the Pirelli Stadium on March 21, 2015
Report: Burton Albion midfielder Jackson Irvine on radar of five Championship clubs
Burton Albion and Australia midfielder Jackson Irvine is said to be on the radar of Aston Villa, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Derby County, Sheffield Wednesday and Fulham.
Jun 7, 21:22
A general view of the ground before the FA Cup 1st Round match between Burton Albion and Oxford United at the Pirelli Stadium on November 7, 2010
John Mousinho pens new Burton Albion deal
Burton Albion club captain John Mousinho has signed a new one-year deal with the Brewers, the Championship outfit confirm.
Jun 4, 16:44
A general view of Huddersfield Town's John Smith's Stadium on March 24, 2012
Burton Albion, Huddersfield Town fined by Football Association
The Football Association fines Burton Albion and Huddersfield Town after both clubs admitted a charge of misconduct for failing to control their players.
Apr 20, 18:31
Paul Lambert looks on prior to kickoff during the FA Cup fift- round match between Blackburn Rovers and West Ham United on February 21, 2016
Paul Lambert: Burton Albion defeat "a reality check"
Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Paul Lambert says that his side have been handed "a reality check" after they suffered a surprise 2-1 defeat at Burton Albion.
Feb 4, 18:58
A general view of the ground before the FA Cup 1st Round match between Burton Albion and Oxford United at the Pirelli Stadium on November 7, 2010
Burton Albion chairman Ben Robinson hits out at low attendances
Burton Albion chairman Ben Robinson reveals that he has been unhappy with the club's attendances in the Championship.
Feb 4, 09:41
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Nigel Clough turned down Nottingham Forest job as "matter of principle"
Nigel Clough says turning down the Nottingham Forest job role was a "matter of principle" as current club Burton Albion remain embroiled in a relegation fight.
Feb 2, 18:04
Michael Kightly for Burnley on October 26, 2014
Michael Kightly makes Burton Albion loan switch
Burnley winger Michael Kightly joins Burton Albion on loan until the end of the season.
Jan 31, 23:36
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Nigel Clough to remain at Burton Albion after talks with Nottingham Forest
Nottingham Forest will look elsewhere for a new manager after it emerged that Nigel Clough will remain at Burton Albion.
Jan 30, 17:12
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Nigel Clough: 'I need to think about Nottingham Forest job proposal'
Burton Albion boss Nigel Clough says that he is interested in discussing the vacant managerial role at Nottingham Forest.
Jan 28, 18:44
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Report: Nottingham Forest make approach for Nigel Clough
A report claims that Nottingham Forest have made a formal approach to Burton Albion for the services of boss Nigel Clough, who spent nine years at the club as a player.
Jan 26, 19:08
Albert Adomah of Middlesbrough fouls Luke Varney of Ipswich Town during the Sky Bet Championship match between Middlesbrough and Ipswich Town at the Riverside Stadium on March 14, 2015
Luke Varney leaves Ipswich Town for Burton Albion
Luke Varney completes a switch from Ipswich Town to Burton Albion on an 18-month deal.
Jan 4, 13:41
Marvin Sordell for Burnley on October 18, 2014
Burton Albion sign Marvin Sordell from Coventry City
Burton Albion announce the signing of Coventry City forward Marvin Sordell, with Stuart Beavon and Callum Reilly going in the opposite direction.
Jan 1, 13:51
Michael O'Neill during the Euro 2016 Group C match between Ukraine and Northern Ireland on July 16, 2016
Jamie Ward, Stuart Dallas pull out of Northern Ireland squad
Jamie Ward and Stuart Dallas pull out of the Northern Ireland squad to face Azerbaijan and Croatia due to injury.
Nov 7, 22:15
Gary Rowett of Birmingham City looks on during the pre season friendly match between Nuneaton Town and Birmingham City at the James Parnell Stadium on July 14, 2015
Gary Rowett likens Burton Albion rise through leagues to Leicester City title win
Burton Albion's rise through the English Football League is as big an achievement as Leicester City winning the Premier League, says former manager Gary Rowett.
Oct 20, 20:30



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Wolverhampton WanderersWolves18132335161941
2Cardiff CityCardiff18114325131237
3Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd18120631201136
4Aston Villa189542617932
5Bristol City188732718931
6Middlesbrough188552415929
7Derby CountyDerby178542620629
8Nottingham ForestNott'm Forest189092627-127
9Ipswich TownIpswich178273026426
10Leeds UnitedLeeds188282724326
11Sheffield WednesdaySheff Weds186752321225
12Preston North EndPreston186752120125
13Brentford185852624223
14Fulham185852424023
15Norwich CityNorwich186571622-623
16Queens Park RangersQPR185672026-621
17Barnsley175572323020
18Millwall184771919019
19Reading175482023-319
20Hull City184683032-218
21Birmingham CityBirmingham184311927-1815
22Burton Albion1835101235-2314
23Bolton WanderersBolton182791531-1613
24Sunderland181892335-1211