Do you consider yourself to be an 'Egghead' when it comes to the Clarets? Think you know everything there is to know about incomings and outgoings over the past couple of decades?
Then why not have a go at our quiz. Scroll through the questions in our gallery below, write down your answers as you go along, and let us know how you get on.
9. Which former Jamaican international defender did Cotterill sign from Leicester City on a free that same month?
The defender, signed on a free transfer from Leicester City, played over 100 times for the Clarets before seeing out the latter stages of his career at Huddersfield Town, Lincoln City, Wycombe Wanderers and Wrexham.
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10. Cotterill flew out to America to thrash out terms with which ex-Stoke City centre-back?
The defender started out at Torquay United before signing for the Potters. He made 54 appearances for the Clarets - scoring his only goal against Coventry City - before joining Southampton. He would later feature for Doncaster Rovers, Luton Town and Rochdale.
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11. Gifton Noel-Williams - who also moved to Turf Moor that summer - went on to help which Spanish outfit gain promotion to La Liga?
The ex-Watford striker only survived a season-and-a-half at Turf Moor - which included a loan spell at Brighton - before making the switch to Spain. He netted seven times in 36 league starts for the Clarets.
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12. Who were the club's biggest-money signings during Cotterill's tenure?
The two players - both strikers - were signed seven months apart when joining for £750,000 each. The first, signed from Sunderland, made his loan move permanent while the second, signing for the second time, joined from Sheffield United.
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