Date: 23rd July 2009 at 11:20am
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Norwich manager, Brian Gunn has confirmed that they received a bid from Burnley last week for midfielder, Darel Russell but turned it down. They have left the door open though.

‘We received a bid from Burnley last week, which we turned down and obviously Burnley at the moment are considering the situation,’ said Gunn.

‘They are on the other side of the world in America, but there is an opportunity for them, if they want, to come back to us and make an improved offer.’

The Clarets are thought to have offered around £500,000 for the 29 year old. That amount is actually lower than the bid they put in almost a year ago believed to be £750,000.

Things have changed in a year though, the Canaries have been relegated to League One and the Clarets promoted to the top flight. The player is now unsettled and whats to play in the Premier League despite interest from a number of Championship sides including local rivals, Preston.