Date: 12th June 2009 at 5:35pm
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Burnley will provisionally play Scottish Premier League side,Kilmarnock at Rugby Park on Thursday, August 6 in the first game of the Scottish mini-tour. The match will kick off at 7.30pm.

Kilmarnock last season finished in 8th place in the SPL.

As announced yesterday, two days later, on Saturday, August 8 (KO 3pm),the Clarets will face St Johnstone at McDiarmid Park.

St Johnstone gained promotion to the SPL this season as Champions of the Scottish First Division and this will be the second pre-season in succession that Coyle has taken his men back to his former club.

The full list of pre-season friendlies to date now reads:

Bradford City (A), Saturday, July 11 (3pm).

USA Tour 2009


VC Fusion in Los Angeles, Monday, 20th July

TBC in LA, Wednesday, 22nd July

Portland Timbers at PGE Park, Oregon, Saturday, July 25th.


Accrington Stanley (A), Tuesday, July 28th.

Leeds United (H), Saturday, August 1, (3pm).

Scotland Tour 2009 (both provisional)


Kilmarnock (A), Thursday, August 6 (KO 7.30pm).

St Johnstone (A) Saturday, August 8 (KO 3pm).


Burnley XI

Chester City (A) Thursday, July 30 (7.45pm).