Oli McBurnie Wiki – Oli McBurnie Biography
Oliver Robert McBurnie (born June 4, 1996) is a professional footballer who plays as a forward for Premier League club Sheffield United and the Scottish national team.
After playing youth football for Leeds United, McBurnie started his career with Bradford City and had two loan spells in Chester. He then signed for Swansea City, spending rental time in Newport County, Bristol Rovers, and Barnsley.
Born in England to Scottish parents, she represents Scotland internationally and made her debut in March 2018.
Oli McBurnie, Attack a Man in The Street, Arrested
Sheffield United striker arrested for ‘street fight’ involving Oli McBurnie
Footage of an alleged controversy involving Sheffield United striker Oli McBurnie went viral on Sunday night.
North Yorkshire police confirmed the arrest of a man after footage of an alleged ‘street fight’ involving Sheffield United striker Oli McBurnie.
The video, released on social media on Sunday evening, showed a man who turned out to be Scotland’s international footballer in an argument with 21-year-old insurance broker Elliott Wright.
It seems that 24-year-old McBurnie approached the person before the filmed phone hit the ground.
He then stamped the phone before aiming a punch and kick at the man who filmed the footage, leaving him with a black eye.
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Wright claims to have joked with McBurnie about the relegation of Sheffield United, which sparked the incident at Knaresborough.
He told The Sun: “I saw him arguing with this girl. I was with two friends and it was getting a little aggressive and noisy. I jokingly said, “Take it easy, mate, it can’t be worse than relegation.”
Then he slapped me. He hit me several times and one of my friends dragged him. He, the girl, and another lad walked away. “Now, the North Yorkshire Police have confirmed that an arrest has been made.
“A 24-year-old man from Knaresborough was arrested in connection with an incident that led to another man being attacked,” they said. “The 21-year-old victim suffered a facial injury during the incident that occurred just before 20:30. On Saturday, May 8th, on High Street in Knaresborough.
“The 24-year-old detained man is currently in custody.”