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Newcastle confirmed on Thursday the signing of England international goalkeeper Nick Pope from Burnley.
Pope has been with Burnley for six years. During his time with the club, the goalkeeper made overall 155 appearances in which he kept 53 clean sheets.
Taking to Instagram, the 30-year-old shared a message as he wrote: “Burnley, thank you for everything you have given me in the last 6 years. It was a true honour to represent your club, your town. Your unwavering support was unbelievable for myself and the team. Every time putting on the shirt was magic.
“Last season still hurts and will stay with me forever I imagine but so will many happy memories like helping to bring European football to Turf Moor.
“Thank you also to the staff I worked with and the lads in the dressing room, on and off the pitch you made it an absolute joy. See you soon my brothers. UTC.”