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by Woodleyclaret
Tue Jun 25, 2019 7:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton showing us the way again by early business
Replies: 90
Views: 3776

Re: Brighton showing us the way again by early business

We dont operate like Brighton.Wasting money on dross and then expecting them to be stars in the toughest league in the world.
We are in good shape and with Aaron Lennon returning have covered our gaps.We need to ship out Joe
by Woodleyclaret
Tue Jun 25, 2019 6:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jimmy Dunne
Replies: 31
Views: 4171

Re: Jimmy Dunne

Played well in our preseason friendlies against European opposition.I think it may be a case of some fans undervaluing our rising stars,a common theme at Burnley at times.
by Woodleyclaret
Mon Jun 24, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jimmy Dunne
Replies: 31
Views: 4171

Re: Jimmy Dunne

Good in air good distribution and a good tackler.Why get shut of him
by Woodleyclaret
Mon Jun 24, 2019 4:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Gibson
Replies: 54
Views: 3755

Ben Gibson

Apparently told he can leave.We are after £15m.
A strange decision but then Jimmy Dunne and Kev Long seems a good backups to Tarks and Ben Mee and its always necessary to balance the books
by Woodleyclaret
Sat Jun 22, 2019 7:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee
Replies: 24
Views: 2979

Re: Ben Mee

Ben Mee is a good player but Sean needs to eradicate the England style pass sideways to Tarks when starting an attack.He needs to get the ball out wide and forward far quicker to build momentum
by Woodleyclaret
Thu Jun 20, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ex-players would make the best refs?!!
Replies: 33
Views: 769

Re: Ex-players would make the best refs?!!

When I did my old class certificate the league ref doing the training said youve always got to remember footballers don't know how the rules are applied,
they only think they do
by Woodleyclaret
Sat Jun 15, 2019 7:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chelsea, Sarri and Lampard
Replies: 31
Views: 1700

Re: Chelsea, Sarri and Lampard

Interesting how his pal JT isn't being lined up to assist
Did a great job at Derby especially stopping Dirty Leeds going up.
But its a one to two season gig with a hugh payoff as he gets the inevitable sack.Its Chelsea after all
by Woodleyclaret
Sat Jun 15, 2019 7:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coldest Football Ground
Replies: 87
Views: 2629

Re: Coldest Football Ground

Turf Moor Stoke at home 2017 -18 season
A late Ash Barnes winner made getting hypothermia worthwhile though
by Woodleyclaret
Thu Jun 13, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ade, Ade, Ade ...
Replies: 24
Views: 1908

Re: Ade, Ade, Ade ...

The equaliser at the Bridge in the Cup will live long in my memory
by Woodleyclaret
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jonathan Woodgate
Replies: 22
Views: 2184

Re: Jonathan Woodgate

A non cost appointment as he already worked there
by Woodleyclaret
Wed Jun 12, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Norwich ticket prices
Replies: 14
Views: 1456

Re: Norwich ticket prices

Lets hope they also have a ban on standing properly enforced
by Woodleyclaret
Wed Jun 12, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Vegan Fish & Chips, Anyone?
Replies: 33
Views: 1190

Re: Vegan Fish & Chips, Anyone?

Frydays for some of the best fish and chips.
I was in a chippy in Scarb and someone asked for vegetarian chips.He was told to clear off as their chips were cooked in dripping
by Woodleyclaret
Wed Jun 12, 2019 7:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another murderer released
Replies: 176
Views: 3146

Re: Another murderer released

Its now been acknowledged that the haste to abolish the death penalty was probably an error.
Certain crimes needed to have the ultimate deterrent .
Murder and mutilation.terrorist bombings all fall into that category
by Woodleyclaret
Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds move for Vydra
Replies: 167
Views: 10256

Re: Leeds move for Vydra

Leeds bombing in the playoffs was the best thing that happened last May.
They will dodge their way out of any fair play rules as always and manage to pay top money for players
I never realised that they paid £9m for Paddy Poshboy it just shows is not only us that buys dud strikers
by Woodleyclaret
Mon Jun 10, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?
Replies: 50
Views: 2591

Re: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?

We are well covered with cbs Mee Tarks Long Gibson and Dunne.
by Woodleyclaret
Mon Jun 10, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Diane Abbott
Replies: 149
Views: 7815

Re: Diane Abbott

Gordon Browm was saddled with WW2 Marshall plan debts that was the greatest con the Yanks pulled as part of our "special relationship".Finally all paid off in 2006.
When Thatcher was in power we had 18% interest rates and house repossessions.
by Woodleyclaret
Mon Jun 10, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?
Replies: 50
Views: 2591

Re: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?

Tarks is a far better cb than Keane.We must ask minimum£40m.Stones was sold for £50 and hes crap
by Woodleyclaret
Mon Jun 10, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The next Labour leader
Replies: 56
Views: 1914

The next Labour leader

With the Tories in disarray this would be a very good time for Labour to ditch Corbyn and get an electable Laboir leader.This needs to be followed by a complete revamp of the Shadow Cabinet to remove Abbot and her ilk The gains made under Tony Blair have been destroyed by Corbyn and he needs to go b...
by Woodleyclaret
Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds move for Vydra
Replies: 167
Views: 10256

Re: Leeds move for Vydra

Sell him and immediately sign Jayrod
by Woodleyclaret
Sun Jun 09, 2019 7:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are England a touch overrated ?
Replies: 52
Views: 1629

Re: Are England a touch overrated ?

For a long time now form players have not been selected and our U23 not been good enough despite their billing from Aidy and Southgate. At least 6 of the starters were carrying injuries or on Stones case sitting on the bench and not match fit This wont change till be adopt a more rigorous selection ...
by Woodleyclaret
Sat Jun 08, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Napoli 1967
Replies: 19
Views: 935

Re: Napoli 1967

Great game at the Turf a proper European tour unlike the one last season.
by Woodleyclaret
Sat Jun 08, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Adkins leaves Hull
Replies: 9
Views: 1594

Re: Adkins leaves Hull

Tipped as one for the future while at Reading
by Woodleyclaret
Sat Jun 08, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Eden Hazard parting words to Chelsea fans
Replies: 38
Views: 1909

Re: Eden Hazard parting words to Chelsea fans

Chelsea will struggle without him.In games where they were second best he pulled them together with some class goals and precise assists
Probably the best single talent ever to play for Chelsea and he will be missed by me watching tv games that dont involve playing againgst us
by Woodleyclaret
Fri Jun 07, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are England a touch overrated ?
Replies: 52
Views: 1629

Re: Are England a touch overrated ?

Hyped players from media darling teams. Alli.Rashford.Linguard.Henderson.Stones.Walker .Maguire all average to poor as intermational players. Henderson is s poor mans Stevie G with little end product and too fond of a back or sideways pass. Rashford has the ball control skills of a man in wellies. O...
by Woodleyclaret
Thu Jun 06, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England
Replies: 155
Views: 3783

Re: England

Playing 20yrds forward and 50 back.Henderson not fit and poor on the ball.Rice and Stones awful Why did Walker and Childwell not bomb down the wing and why was Sterling not played out on the flanks were he could do damage. Southgates tactics very questionable and as someone else said Martin Tylers s...
by Woodleyclaret
Thu Jun 06, 2019 4:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Besart Berisha
Replies: 21
Views: 2944

Re: Besart Berisha

I watched the England game and Besart looked a class act.I always liked Dimi Pap.Dimi was never given a chance at Burnley.The manager at the time Stan ,was very hard to get on with for some and he appeared to restrict Dimis games.Playing for Greece and long absences after travelling to play for Gree...
by Woodleyclaret
Tue Jun 04, 2019 5:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MODS PLEASE WAKE Up-Get rid of the spam threads
Replies: 55
Views: 3177

Re: MODS PLEASE WAKE Up-Get rid of the spam threads

When are the posts longer than 4 lines beind deleted some ramble over 2 pages.
Make a point succinctly
by Woodleyclaret
Tue Jun 04, 2019 6:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nigel Slater.
Replies: 47
Views: 2916

Re: Nigel Slater.

Often this clown pulls our ingredients that ara left in his fridge.He then procedes to combine them into some horrendous combos, often lacking carbs,nutrients and taste.
At best some of his dishes are accompaniments .
by Woodleyclaret
Mon Jun 03, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Steve Kindon
Replies: 54
Views: 3757

Re: Steve Kindon

Our FA youth cup winning tean all got promoted to first team duties .I saw them thrash West Ham at theTurf
by Woodleyclaret
Mon Jun 03, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Newcastle to be sold
Replies: 32
Views: 3699

Re: Newcastle to be sold

Whatever happens they will stlll be on Sky every other week!
by Woodleyclaret
Sun Jun 02, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stan
Replies: 30
Views: 2778

Re: Stan

That Watford fiasco when I was convinced we were on our way to Wembley stands out as his worst game.
Falling out with Andy Payton and not playing Greek international Dimi Pap another bad moment.
But he was a good motivator overall and played a big part in our rise back up the leagues
by Woodleyclaret
Sat Jun 01, 2019 7:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Brom want Chris Wilder
Replies: 20
Views: 2795

Re: West Brom want Chris Wilder

Re relegation its between Saints Brighton Bournemouth Sheff Utd Norwich and Villa
Despite the hype Villa are not that good.
by Woodleyclaret
Fri May 31, 2019 8:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harry Rednapp Professional Cockney
Replies: 16
Views: 913

Harry Rednapp Professional Cockney

Just watched Harry's consummate performance. One of the laids.Never forgot my roots still mates with cabbies and dockers(no sure where he will find any as the docks shut 30 yrs ago).Sold his Bentley ,it wasnt really me.Didnt talk about his modest house in Sandbanks. Did mention the dog.Didnt mention...
by Woodleyclaret
Thu May 30, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joey Bartons Stag Doo
Replies: 26
Views: 3866

Re: Joey Bartons Stag Doo

Scousers have been going down to Cornwall and scrapping since the 50s.Another silly season story.
by Woodleyclaret
Wed May 29, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Johnson to appear in Crown Court for lying
Replies: 355
Views: 5494

Re: Boris Johnson to appear in Crown Court for lying

I thought lying was as essential skill needed to be an mp
by Woodleyclaret
Wed May 29, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: how can poorer teams hope to comprete?
Replies: 24
Views: 1698

Re: how can poorer teams hope to comprete?

As Parky famously said"Nostalgia aint what it used to be".Everton fans are winging that they cant compete financially When they had Moores millions and cherry picked our brightest stars I dont remember any moaning from them then
by Woodleyclaret
Wed May 29, 2019 7:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nelson
Replies: 77
Views: 4513

Re: Nelson

Pendle councillors who have put self importance before the needs of then people who live there is the root of the problem We have had 3 houses in Nelson and still own one near Marsden Park The local councillors came up with an insane plan to build a marina near StMarys area. A London based design te...
by Woodleyclaret
Tue May 28, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Top Championship teams equal to mid-table Premier League teams?
Replies: 37
Views: 2581

Re: Top Championship teams equal to mid-table Premier League teams?

Never The gap is enormous.We are a mid table side in the Prem despite our 7th finish last season. To achieve this has taken enormous effort and some serious cash Wolves spent over £200m to achieve the Promised Land Now with Sky money the clubs up can survive but its harder every year We are in our o...
by Woodleyclaret
Tue May 28, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Being old
Replies: 44
Views: 3093

Re: Being old

Allows you to recognise a decent player from a hyped up one.Yesterdays game was a good example.
Tammy Abraham and Jack Grealish.
Reasonable Championship players but not the world beaters that the pro Villa commentary tried to portray them as.
by Woodleyclaret
Tue May 28, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alistair Campbell expelled from the Labour Party
Replies: 113
Views: 4396

Re: Alistair Campbell expelled from the Labour Party

Corbyn should be kicked out.He has destroyed all the gains made when Labour was in government and made the chances of another Labour win impossible. Sucking up ro Thersa was unforgivable as is the nonsense of another referendum The majority including me voted to leave the EEC I am just gutted its ta...
by Woodleyclaret
Tue May 28, 2019 7:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tom Heaton in Nations League squad
Replies: 10
Views: 1593

Re: Tom Heaton in Nations League squad

A nonsense competition thats wasnt needed or called for, drempt up by UEFA as another money spinner .
by Woodleyclaret
Tue May 28, 2019 1:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We've found our pacy winger
Replies: 18
Views: 4162

We've found our pacy winger

John McGinn
Villas £2.7m buy from Hibs.
Looks a great shout for us to sign.Pace and skill he reminds me of an upgraded Ross Wallace.
Villa will need a better cb so maybe we have the possibility of a deal there.
by Woodleyclaret
Mon May 27, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Villa straight down
Replies: 52
Views: 3360

Re: Villa straight down

One things for sure they are media darlings and will get hyped up by the media.
Investors are attracted by the hype so they will attract more investment than us.This is whats makes our place in the Premier League all that sweeter.
We have great fans,players who give their all and the best manager .
by Woodleyclaret
Mon May 27, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Villa straight down
Replies: 52
Views: 3360

Re: Villa straight down

You are all entitled to your opinions.Time will tell whose are more valid.
by Woodleyclaret
Mon May 27, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Villa straight down
Replies: 52
Views: 3360

Re: Villa straight down

Villa are a small club with a big following.
Money doesn't guarantee you survival ask Fulham fans
Villa hovered around the bottom of the Premier League for several seasons and have a massive task to rebuild their team.
Yes I do think we will stay up for a fifth season.
by Woodleyclaret
Mon May 27, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Villa straight down
Replies: 52
Views: 3360

Villa straight down

Enjoy the ride Villa fans it will be a brief stay at the top table
by Woodleyclaret
Mon May 27, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Derby vs Villa
Replies: 142
Views: 5351

Re: Derby vs Villa

Both team were shite.Derbys keeper at fault for both goals.
by Woodleyclaret
Thu May 23, 2019 5:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have a lovely Summer folks
Replies: 14
Views: 979

Re: Have a lovely Summer folks

Me too off.But I hate cricket so its a long wait till August and another fun season.
Hopefully all the non football stuff will be banned
I will stick the North American Clarets site.This is all football related no dross about tv programmes or Brexit
by Woodleyclaret
Wed May 22, 2019 5:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alastair Campbell:Depression and Me (BBC 2 9PM)
Replies: 46
Views: 3256

Re: Alastair Campbell:Depression and Me (BBC 2 9PM)

We have lived with a relative with depression.Alastairs one day at a time struck home.
You never know if its a good day or a bad one.
Its sad that some people still want to deflect the issue depicted on the show by sidetracking into politics.
Watching us play for 50 yrs could depress anyone at times
by Woodleyclaret
Tue May 21, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brian Potter
Replies: 18
Views: 2444

Re: Brian Potter

Comedy is in the eyebeholder what one persron finds funny others find cringeworthy.I cant stand Ricky Gervais and Romesh Ragenation and most American comedy is painfull to watch
Peter Kays observations in his stand up shows are hilarious as is some of his other straight work.

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