Battle for Kilkenny

23 May 2010 08:40
Burnley are chasing Leeds United's Neil Kilkenny but are in a three way battle with Middlesbrough and QPR for the £3 million rated player. Brian Laws - linked with Neil KilkennyThat's the latest speculation this morning as the news hots up ahead of the opening of the transfer window.The 24-year-old Kilkenny started his career with Birmingham City but joined Leeds in January 2008 after enjoying two previous loan spells with Oldham Athletic.Known as a good passer of the ball, he has gone on to play over 80 league games for Leeds and has become a player very much in demand.He was born in London but brought up in Australia and that allowed him to play internationally for the Australians. He's played twice in 2006.