Burnley releases hilarious video to reveal Bafana striker Foster



England leaders Burnley confirmed the signing of Bafana Bafana striker Lyle Foster from Westerlo in Belgium on Wednesday.

OPINIONS: Foster’s transfer to Burnley might be good for him and Bafana Bafana

Vincent Kompany’s crew made the announcement with an amusing video parody of the favored animated movie Shrek.

Within the video, The Magic Mirror reveals Farquaad three choices for a hanging January signing: Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Foster. And he chooses the Bafana ahead!

Even earlier than that, they hinted at a South African treaty that appears like a gif of a leaping springbo

The switch charge for the 22-year-old former Orlando Pirates ahead is about to be €7m, which might rise to €10m if Burnley had been promoted to the English Premier League.

Fly up

That appears very possible this season because the Clarets soar on the prime of the desk, with former Manchester Metropolis and Belgium defender Kompany doing a improbable job at Turf Moor.

“I am very lucky to be right here, I am blessed and grateful for the chance and I can not wait to get began,” Foster stated loudly Burnley’s official web site.

“From the second I heard there was curiosity from Burnley my coronary heart and head had been on the membership. I am so glad to be right here now. It is a dream for me.”

Burnley are presently 5 factors forward of Sheffield United on the prime of the Championship and 18 factors forward of third-placed Watford, with the highest two within the desk guaranteeing promotion to the English Premier League.

The Clarets’ subsequent sport is an FA Cup fourth spherical sport in Ipswich this weekend earlier than they resume their league marketing campaign in Norwich on February 4.