'Pray for Paul Robinson!' - Twitter reacts to shock Burnley keeper choice vs Man City

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The former England international, 37, will face up against Sergio Aguero at Turf Moor to replace the injured Tom Heaton between the sticks

What year is it?! Paul Robinson's start for Burnley in their early kick-off against Manchester City has caused Twitter users to question whether they've woken up in the '90s.

The goalkeeper, 37, was England's No.1 for a spell during their so-called golden generation (which ultimately won nothing) and starred at Leeds, Tottenham and Blackburn before slipping into shot-stopping anonymity.

The legends eating Hazard's dust!

However, Sean Dyche has caused a stir by including in his team sheet to face Pep Guardiola's City on Saturday due to Tom Heaton's injury - much to the bemusement of football fans across the internet...

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