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by Selby Claret
Thu Jul 23, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where our 54 points were won
Replies: 26
Views: 1715

Re: Where our 54 points were won

Impressive that, along with the 15 clean sheets, we also conceded only once in 9 of the games - meaning that teams have only scored 2+ goals against on 13 occasions to date
by Selby Claret
Fri Jun 26, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Troy Deeney
Replies: 34
Views: 2737

Re: Troy Deeney

32 soon
Ex-con

Can't recall any previous signings like that which have worked - i'll have a think while i finish making my omelette...
by Selby Claret
Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Music Picture Quiz
Replies: 46
Views: 1093

Re: Music Picture Quiz

The Road to Hell
Put Your Records On
Purple Rain
by Selby Claret
Fri Mar 27, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rovers players
Replies: 34
Views: 2338

Re: Rovers players

I'm refusing to get drawn into any bashing of our neighbours at the minute.

My supermarket has had no chicken now for weeks and so I want to stay in their good books :)
by Selby Claret
Tue Mar 24, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Championship manager 01/02
Replies: 75
Views: 1919

Re: Championship manager 01/02

No not needed. Just download from the link. You will download a zip file called CM0102. Double click it and you will open a disc image file called CM0102. If you double click that, it will open and there will be a list of files. Double click the application called autorun and it will install. Once ...
by Selby Claret
Thu Mar 19, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bored Quiz 2
Replies: 58
Views: 742

Re: Bored Quiz 2

Has anyone said Gordon Haigh?
by Selby Claret
Tue Mar 17, 2020 11:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manager of the Month
Replies: 40
Views: 2424

Re: Manager of the Month

mdd2 wrote:
Tue Mar 17, 2020 11:18 am
He will be the longest serving manager of the month ever unless they do one for March 2020.
Except for every May winner from every season ;)
by Selby Claret
Tue Mar 10, 2020 4:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Can you name all these players?
Replies: 53
Views: 2511

Re: Can you name all these players?

Wow - Marco Gentile on the back row next to Blatherwick!
by Selby Claret
Mon Mar 09, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Max Von Sydow
Replies: 23
Views: 1292

Re: Max Von Sydow

by Selby Claret
Mon Mar 09, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Max Von Sydow
Replies: 23
Views: 1292

Re: Max Von Sydow

Lord Beamish wrote:
Mon Mar 09, 2020 12:54 pm
Dead; 90.
Apart from that being a picture of Charles Middleton from the 1936 movie - a moving tribute.....!
by Selby Claret
Tue Mar 03, 2020 2:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Mills
Replies: 49
Views: 2790

Re: Danny Mills

Two years ago - Pope v Pickford:
Burnley 7th (conceded 39)
Everton 8th (conceded 58)

This year - Pope v Pickford:
Burnley 9th (conceded 39)
Everton 11th (conceded 42)

But then again Pickford is only at Everton
by Selby Claret
Mon Mar 02, 2020 4:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where will Sturridge end up ?
Replies: 26
Views: 1828

Re: Where will Sturridge end up ?

The Sky article suggests he can sign for anyone as he is now a free agent, which seems correct to me My understanding is that this is not the case. One of the purposes of the 'free agent before the end of the transfer window' rule is to prevent clubs and players agreeing to end contracts early by m...
by Selby Claret
Mon Mar 02, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where will Sturridge end up ?
Replies: 26
Views: 1828

Re: Where will Sturridge end up ?

Only players out of contract / free agents when the transfer window shut can still sign for clubs between now and the summer

Sturridge will have to wait
by Selby Claret
Thu Feb 27, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Oxymorons
Replies: 34
Views: 1481

Re: Oxymorons

Constructive criticism
by Selby Claret
Wed Feb 26, 2020 11:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tuesday night trivia ..
Replies: 44
Views: 1336

Re: Tuesday night trivia ..

TheFamilyCat wrote:
Wed Feb 26, 2020 11:16 am
On his own?
I suppose there might have been 10 or so other lads too
by Selby Claret
Wed Feb 26, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tuesday night trivia ..
Replies: 44
Views: 1336

Re: Tuesday night trivia ..

David Edgar won the Canadian Premier League in October last year :)
by Selby Claret
Tue Feb 25, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: High Claims - Nick Pope
Replies: 8
Views: 1832

Re: High Claims - Nick Pope

paulatky wrote:
Tue Feb 25, 2020 5:06 pm
What a keeper !!!!

Let in 2 goals at the weekend and still claims a clean sheet
Quite clearly he knows the laws, saw both incidents and knew there was no need to try and save them as they would get chalked off - no need to muddy his kit unnecessarily
by Selby Claret
Tue Feb 04, 2020 3:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ten years time
Replies: 33
Views: 1548

Re: Ten years time

Fighting for the top four of the newly rebranded English Football League Premier Division whilst watching the 'Big Six' battling it out in the newly formed 'European Premier League'

The two newly formed leagues will not, I repeat NOT, include Celtic or Rangers :)
by Selby Claret
Tue Feb 04, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pic
Replies: 20
Views: 1486

Re: Pic

Scrap my last - combination of sponsored and un-sponsored on the club's Twitter feed:

https://twitter.com/BurnleyOfficial/sta ... 0122844161

Would appear that the seven 'scholars' might all have been U18 and couldn't wear the shirts while the rest of the U23s wore normal sponsored ones....
by Selby Claret
Tue Feb 04, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pic
Replies: 20
Views: 1486

Re: Pic

Is the guy behind Dunne wearing a sponsored shirt that is just obscured, and its simply that No. 6 at the back had to change his shirt (ripped / blood) to an un-numbered/un-sponsored spare?
by Selby Claret
Tue Feb 04, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pic
Replies: 20
Views: 1486

Re: Pic

The player in the foreground is over 18 and therefore 'allowed' to have LoveBet sponsor on their shirt while (u18) teammates run around in blank shirts?

Seems daft if true but not beyond the realms of advertising possibility...!
by Selby Claret
Thu Jan 30, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves new signing
Replies: 32
Views: 2146

Re: Wolves new signing

Ran rings round Gibson and Long in Greece - don't forget that ;)

(and 10 men for half an hour...)
by Selby Claret
Wed Jan 29, 2020 11:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 233229

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Just as a side note re: Gibson 6 appearances - which equates to £2.5 million per game (or £4500 per minute assuming he played 90 in every game - which he didn't as he was sent off in Greece!) Assuming (conservatively) £30000 a week wage that's another £2.3M spent on his wages 2 wins (Istanbul and Ba...
by Selby Claret
Wed Jan 29, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 233229

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

I can see Gibson happening - we've got Pieters, Long (and Dunne) as back up - he's played six times for us in 18 months - January is a seller's market and any deal done with a desperate Watford now would likely far outstrip any bids in the summer
by Selby Claret
Tue Jan 21, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Beating teams above us in the Prem
Replies: 21
Views: 1276

Re: Beating teams above us in the Prem

Goobs wrote:
Mon Jan 20, 2020 4:45 pm
But were they above us when we played them?
Yes all above us when we played them
by Selby Claret
Tue Jan 21, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 233229

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

boatshed bill wrote:
Mon Jan 20, 2020 7:00 pm
Nah! Hair is too long.
Ladies and gentlemen I give you...


Mr George Boyd
by Selby Claret
Mon Jan 20, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Beating teams above us in the Prem
Replies: 21
Views: 1276

Re: Beating teams above us in the Prem

Zlatan wrote:
Mon Jan 20, 2020 4:22 pm
Below us alphabetically...
Haha which is why I said if you don't count them ;)
by Selby Claret
Mon Jan 20, 2020 4:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Beating teams above us in the Prem
Replies: 21
Views: 1276

Re: Beating teams above us in the Prem

In fact we've beaten more teams above us (4) than below us (3) if you don't count Saints on the opening day as everyone was equal
by Selby Claret
Mon Jan 20, 2020 4:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Beating teams above us in the Prem
Replies: 21
Views: 1276

Re: Beating teams above us in the Prem

Newcastle were also above us when we beat them - sorry yet again :)
by Selby Claret
Mon Jan 20, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Beating teams above us in the Prem
Replies: 21
Views: 1276

Re: Beating teams above us in the Prem

Norwich were also above us when we beat them - sorry again :)
by Selby Claret
Mon Jan 20, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Beating teams above us in the Prem
Replies: 21
Views: 1276

Re: Beating teams above us in the Prem

West Ham were above us when we beat them - sorry :)
by Selby Claret
Thu Jan 09, 2020 2:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes and JBG ruled out for Chelsea
Replies: 95
Views: 3255

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes and JBG ruled out for Chelsea

Step up Kevin Long.........
by Selby Claret
Wed Jan 08, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hart to Villa - Yay or Nay
Replies: 59
Views: 2547

Re: Hart to Villa - Yay or Nay

Goobs wrote:
Wed Jan 08, 2020 2:54 pm
Is he though? and if we get rid of Hart and Pope gets injured then we have an international Goalkeeper in BPF waiting in the wings.
Diego Penny was an international goalkeeper.....
by Selby Claret
Mon Dec 23, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best tannoy announcement ever?
Replies: 26
Views: 2883

Re: Best tannoy announcement ever?

Hull away in 93-94 season the announcer read out Marlon as "In goal - Marion Beresford"

For the whole 90 he got "ooh aah Marion" from the Clarets faithful :)
by Selby Claret
Fri Dec 20, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: CFS likened to hillsbrough
Replies: 93
Views: 4809

Re: CFS likened to hillsbrough

Tend to agree that it is a potential deathtrap. Especially as it wss never designed to be split. The home end is bad enough so god knows what the away end is like with one way in and out. I always wait until the end to leave the home end and rarely go down at half time. That said, this is spurs all...
by Selby Claret
Wed Nov 27, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last Time we Lost a Home Tuesday League Game
Replies: 29
Views: 1834

Re: Last Time we Lost a Home Tuesday League Game

scouseclaret wrote:So we’ve never lost a home Premier League game on a Tuesday night?
Correct - even under Coyle / Laws
by Selby Claret
Fri Nov 08, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nat King Cole
Replies: 18
Views: 1060

Re: Nat King Cole

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KvLAmkv3HEk" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Kammy anyone.....?
by Selby Claret
Thu Nov 07, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peacock- Farrell
Replies: 16
Views: 2072

Re: Peacock- Farrell

wilks_bfc wrote:"Pea-Far"
"Cock-Rell" :)
by Selby Claret
Thu Nov 07, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peacock- Farrell
Replies: 16
Views: 2072

Re: Peacock- Farrell

He doesn't get enough goals
by Selby Claret
Thu Oct 24, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is Dyche a future England manager?
Replies: 41
Views: 2142

Re: Is Dyche a future England manager?

I think for two reasons he wouldn't be a good choice: 1) His philosophy is built on creating a unified close-knit group with players' characters / personalities / ethics as much a part of the recruitment process as skill level. Dealing with a bunch of overpaid prima donnas may not be his forte (or t...
by Selby Claret
Wed Oct 23, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Eddie Had A Dream
Replies: 21
Views: 1908

Re: ARTICLE: Eddie Had A Dream

Tricky Trevor wrote:A marvellous attacking coach and an average defensive coach. Hasn't changed much really has he?
Which is interesting given that he was a defender
by Selby Claret
Fri Oct 04, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: My Daughter ....
Replies: 89
Views: 9628

Re: My Daughter ....

Redbeard wrote:The thought has occurred to me, Selby...but at least these days it's more red-and-white than all-red. ;)
Then your daughter should be a blade - all her fault
by Selby Claret
Fri Oct 04, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: My Daughter ....
Replies: 89
Views: 9628

Re: My Daughter ....

Redbeard wrote:For my part, no.

But clearly I should have... :lol:
Maybe if you'd been named Claretbeard this wouldn't have happened
by Selby Claret
Tue Oct 01, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Comparison with Huddersfield
Replies: 16
Views: 3149

Re: Comparison with Huddersfield

JBG when at AZ?
by Selby Claret
Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Poch
Replies: 40
Views: 5983

Re: Poch

AlargeClaret wrote:Half of this board could have equalled the achievements of Pocahontas with that sort of player pool
He's won as many trophies as I have in England - fact :)
by Selby Claret
Fri Aug 16, 2019 9:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Wolves game moved to Sunday
Replies: 16
Views: 2870

Re: ARTICLE: Wolves game moved to Sunday

Burnley1989 wrote:A rainy Monday night in Wolverhampton..... shudders
More likely than usual this year in August!
by Selby Claret
Fri Aug 16, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Wolves game moved to Sunday
Replies: 16
Views: 2870

Re: ARTICLE: Wolves game moved to Sunday

I'm led to believe that the clubs couldn't agree so it went to the Premier League to make a decision - Wolves wanted it on the Monday night to allow further recovery time from their Europa League game. As Targetman has posted, it has to go to one of the broadcasting times so was always going to be ...
by Selby Claret
Tue Aug 13, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Interesting stats
Replies: 26
Views: 2610

Re: Interesting stats

Charlie Austin has 34 (tied)
by Selby Claret
Tue Aug 13, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Interesting stats
Replies: 26
Views: 2610

Re: Interesting stats

Cleveleys_claret wrote:Jon Walters - 43
Aaron Lennon - 34 (tied)
David Nugent - 49
David Unsworth - 38
Sam Vokes - 34 (tied)

Jay Rod on 33 at present
Big Sam has nowhere near 34 - where are these numbers coming from.....?