Luke Burke

NameLuke Burke
TeamFirst Team
PositionDefender

Profile

Burke started his career at Wigan Athletic ages 12. He progressed through the age groups, captaining the Under 18s to the Fifth Round of the FA Youth Cup. He was named the U18s Player of The Season before signing his first professional contract in July 2016, which was quickly extended until the summer of 2018.

AFC Fylde secured a loan move of full-back on the final day of the 2017/18 summer transfer window. The 20-year-old initially joined up with Dave Challinor’s side until the end of January, however, the deal was extended until the end of the season. After impressing AFC Fylde made the move permanent in May 2018.

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