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New Burton Albion signing looking to give '100 percent' to the club

Burton Albion signing Timmy Thiele has spoken about his excitement at joining the club on a one year contract.

I’m happy to be here and I would like to give 100 per cent and I hope I can help the team."

“In England you play good football, very fast and it’s a good fight. I’m a fast player and I hope I can make a good contribution."

– Timmy Thiele

The German striker joins the Brewers from the reserve team of Bundesliga side Borussia Dortmund and believes he can make a valuable contribution to the team.

I can shoot with both feet and I can also play on the right or left side, wherever I’m needed.”

“I’m happy to be here and I would like to give 100 per cent and I hope I can help the team. The team has already been great with me."

– Timmy Thiele


Burton Albion staff 'friendliest' in Football League

Burton Albion celebrating promotion to League One Credit: Dave Howarth/PA Wire

Staff at Burton Albion Football Club have been voted the friendliest in the Football League.

The Brewers have also won the Football League’s Family Excellence Award for 2015 for the fifth time in six years.

The club celebrated the League Two title last weekend.

We are delighted to win this award for the fifth time and it demonstrates our commitment to young supporters and families.

We’ve always tried to maintain affordable pricing for all of our supporters. This award is testament to our overall matchday experience for families.

– Chairman Ben Robinson


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Hasselbaink pleased after Burton win at Hartlepool

Burton Albion manager Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink has praised his side after going top of League Two last night.

The Staffordshire club leapfrogged Shrewsbury in the table after beating Hartlepool United 1-0 with a 90th minute goal from Florent Cuvelier at Victoria Park.

Former Middlesbrough striker Hasselbaink said he was pleased with his team's performance against Pools.

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