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Burnley eyes on Waddle.

CHRIS WADDLE Christopher Roland Waddle (born 14 December 1960 in Heworth, Gateshead) is an English former professional footballer of the 1980s and 1990s. Playing career
Early career
 is the shock name at the top of the hit-list for Burnley's hotseat, writes ALAN NIXON.

Waddle, the Sheffield Wednesday veteran, is being touted within Turf Moor Turf Moor is a football stadium located in Burnley, Lancashire, and is the home ground of English football club Burnley F.C.

It is situated on Harry Potts Way in Burnley, and has a capacity of 22,546, all seated.
 as the ideal player-boss to bring the Second Division club to life.

Waddle would be prepared to talk to Burnley and has told friends that it is the type of outfit he fancies cutting his managerial teeth on.

Burnley are drawing up a short-list short-list  
tr.v. short-list·ed, short-list·ing, short-lists
To include (a candidate for a job, for example) on a shortlist.
 of candidates that also includes Brian Flynn and Adrian Heath, but Waddle's charisma makes him the outstanding candidate.

Waddle is out of contract at the end of the season and will have plenty of options, but the chance of a club with Burnley's potential does not come round too often.
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Title Annotation:Sport
Author:Nixon, Alan
Publication:The People (London, England)
Date:Feb 18, 1996
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