Sheffield United
12:00 PM UTC
Game Details

Burnley's Nick Pope out for three months with dislocated shoulder - sources

Sean Dyche looks back on his time in charge of Burnley, and reveals how he expects the club to continue moving forward.
Sean Dyche says the Europa League not to be feared by Burnley, despite the size of their squad and resources.

Burnley and England goalkeeper Nick Pope faces up to three months out of action with a shoulder injury, sources have told ESPN FC.

Pope suffered a dislocated shoulder during last week's Europa League draw with Aberdeen following a collision with Sam Cosgrove.

The 26-year-old was forced off after just 14 minutes with the injury and Pope went to see a specialist earlier on Monday to find out the full extent of the injury.

Scans have revealed that Pope will need to undergo surgery on the injured shoulder...


Nick Pope injured as Burnley draw at Aberdeen in Europa League opener

Leg 1
Game Details

Sam Vokes scored a late away goal to give Burnley a 1-1 draw at Aberdeen in the Europa League on Thursday, but the Clarets will be worried by an injury that put goalkeeper Nick Pope in hospital.

Aberdeen had given Burnley a rough welcome back to European football in the 19th minute through Gary Mackay-Steven's penalty. But Burnley, playing in their first European game in 51 years, equalised with 10 minutes left when Vokes flicked the ball into the roof of the net.

Pope suffered a blow to his shoulder...

 By PA Sport

England hopeful Nick Pope has 'half a chance' to make World Cup squad

Nick Pope accepts he may only have "half a chance'' of making England's World Cup squad but considers that a success in itself having started the season as Burnley's No. 2.

Gareth Southgate will name the 23 men who will head to Russia on Wednesday, with questions still to answer in the goalkeeping department.

Jordan Pickford and Jack Butland look set to travel as top two keepers, leaving the uncapped Pope head to head with the vastly-experienced Joe Hart.

There is no doubt who has enjoyed the better...

Former milkman Nick Pope eyeing No. 1 spot as England goalkeeper

Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope believes he can complete the journey from being a milkman to becoming England's No. 1 after earning his first senior call-up for the friendlies against Netherlands and Italy.

Pope, 25, has been handed the chance to make a late surge into Gareth Southgate's World Cup squad after grasping his opportunity at Turf Moor following an injury to regular first-choice Tom Heaton last September.

Pope has kept 10 Premier League clean sheets in 28 appearances -- more shutouts than...

England's No.1 spot still up for grabs ahead of World Cup - Gareth Southgate

BURTON, England -- England's No. 1 spot at the World Cup is still up for grabs, according to manager Gareth Southgate.

Southgate has called up four goalkeepers for friendlies against Holland and Italy this month including Joe Hart and uncapped Burnley keeper Nick Pope.

Stoke's Jack Butland and Everton's Jordan Pickford have also been selected.

Hart was England's first-choice throughout the qualifying campaign but has started just one Premier League game since November for West Ham.

"Clearly the...

Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope set for England friendlies call - sources

Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope is being considered for a senior England call-up ahead of next month's friendlies against Netherlands and Italy, sources have told ESPN FC.

Pope, 25, only made his Premier League debut in September when a shoulder injury to Tom Heaton forced manager Sean Dyche to thrust the former Charlton player into his first team.

Since replacing Heaton, Pope has kept nine clean sheets in 25 league games -- the most by any English keeper in the Premier League -- prompting England...