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Anthony Glennon

Defender

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Biography

Date of birth

26/11/1999

Signed

02/07/2018

Country

England

Left-sided defender Anthony Glennon signed for Burnley after a lengthy association with Liverpool.

The Bootle-born left-back had been in the Academy set up at Liverpool from U6 level and also played alongside current Liverpool and England right-back Trent Alexander-Arnold for local club side Croxteth Park.

In 2017/18 he played under Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard in the Reds’ U18 side before being released.

After impressing on trial with the Clarets he signed for Burnley in June, 2018.

An impressive first season at Turf Moor saw Glennon captain the U23 side and make it as far as the bench for the Clarets' Premier League game at home to Manchester City in April, 2019.

A contract extension in Glennon's contract was triggered to extend his stay in June, 2019.

And as captain, he led the U23s to an 18-game unbeaten run at the start of the 2019/20 season.

 

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