Centre back leaves on loan

Tom Anderson
Tom Anderson

Clarets centre back Tom Anderson has joined League 2 Port Vale on a season-long loan.

The 23-year-old spent last season on loan in League 1 with Chesterfield, who were relegated.

He made 40 appearances, scoring twice, having had a previous loan with Chesterfield from deadline day in February 2016 to the end of the season.

Burnley-born Anderson has also spent time on loan with Carlisle United, Lincoln City, Hyde United and Barrow.

He has yet to make a senior competitive appearance for Burnley.

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