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Vincent Kompany keen of Bafana Bafana striker Lyle Foster? Image: @kappilinho / Twitter

ICYMI: Burnley agree R186 million fee for Bafana Bafana star Lyle Foster

Premier League-chasing Burnley are closing in on Bafana Bafana striker Lyle Foster and the fee for his services could climb to R186 million on ONE condition.

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Vincent Kompany keen of Bafana Bafana striker Lyle Foster? Image: @kappilinho / Twitter

Burnley manager Vincent Kompany has been courting Bafana Bafana striker Lyle Foster for weeks. It seems as though the Clarets have finally got their man.

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Bafana Bafana striker Lyle Foster heading to Burnley

Burnley, currently leading the way at the summit of the EFL Championship by five points, are looking good for promotion to the top-flight.

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Foster is flying in Belgium at the moment

The 22-year-old Westerlo striker has bagged eight goals and four assists in 21 appearances in Belgium’s Jupiter Pro League this season. However, he’s only collected nine Bafana caps since his debut in 2018. That’s not enough.

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That number could grow if Foster is plying his trade in the Premier League next season. The fee agreed between Burnley and Westerlo is understood to be €7 million but will rise to €10 million (R186 million) if Burnley enter the promised land of the Premier League at the end of this season.

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