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Burnley F.C. - Honours

In the history of soccer, since its formation in 1882, Burnley F.C. has played in the top four levels of the English football league system. The club has been crowned English League Champions twice and won the FA Cup once.



Level One of the English football league system (known as the football pyramid)

(‘Football League First Division’ until 1992; ‘Premier League’ from 1993)

Winners (League Champions): twice - 1921, 1960

Runners-up: Twice – 1920, 1962

Level Two of the English football league system

('Second Division' until 1992; 'Football League First Division' until 2004; 'Championship' since 2005)

Winners: 3 times - 1898, 1973, 2016

Runners-up: 3 times - 1913, 1947, 2014

Play-Off Winners: Once - 2009

Level Three of the English football league system

('Third Division' ('Third Division North' and 'Third Division South' from 1922 - 1958) until 1992; 'Football League Second Division' until 2004; 'League One' since 2005)

Winners: Once - 1982

Runners-up: Once - 2000

Play-Off Winners: Once - 1994

Level Four of the English football league system

('Fourth Division' from 1959 until 1992; 'Football League Third Division' until 2004; 'League Two' since 2005)

Winners: Once - 1992

FA Cup

Winners: Once - 1914

Runners-up: twice- 1947, 1962

Texaco Cup

Runners-up: Once - 1974

Football League Trophy

Runners-up: Once - 1988


Anglo-Scottish Cup

Winners: Once - 1979


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