Date of birth
Republic of Ireland
The striker, capped by the Republic of Ireland at under-19 level, agreed a further 12-month deal with the Clarets in the summer of 2016 after completing a two-year scholarship.
Metz, who smashed Darren Campbell’s 20-year school record in the 200 metre sprint, moved up to the Development Squad and joined Altrincham on a six-month work-experience loan in August 2016.
However, injury curtailed his progress later that season with the Clarets extending his stay in the summer of 2017 to compensate.