Brian Laws appointed Burnley manager

Burnley have named former Sheffield Wednesday boss Brian Laws as their new manager. The 48-year-old, who has signed a two-and-a-half year deal, succeeds Owen Coyle, who left Turf Moor for Bolton last week.

Burnley have named former Sheffield Wednesday boss Brian Laws as their new manager.

The 48-year-old, who has signed a two-and-a-half year deal, succeeds Owen Coyle, who left Turf Moor for Bolton last week.