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by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Sep 13, 2019 10:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: There are no easy games in the Premier League
Replies: 5
Views: 623

Re: ARTICLE: There are no easy games in the Premier League

Sean talking about Chris Wood and his search for goals. He has scored 7 goals against Brighton in recent seasons for various clubs---here's hoping that he adds to that.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Mon Sep 09, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s search for first win continues at Charlton
Replies: 36
Views: 1651

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s search for first win continues at Charlton

ClaretTony wrote:Ashington with his glass more than half full :D

You know me Tony ----never on a downer!! :D
by Ashingtonclaret46
Mon Sep 09, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s search for first win continues at Charlton
Replies: 36
Views: 1651

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s search for first win continues at Charlton

First win --yes, however, it is also 5 league games undefeated too :)
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sun Sep 08, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sir Mo
Replies: 70
Views: 3974

Re: Sir Mo

Well if any other sportsperson missed 5 drugs tests what else would they be labelled as. Rio Ferdianand missed one and got banned for 9 months Hamzee Driouch (?) was also his training partner in 2015 although he had been banned for 2 years in 2014 for doping and was banned from taking part in any f...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sun Sep 08, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley FC women
Replies: 9
Views: 861

Re: Burnley FC women

They are equal top on 10 points from 4 games. Huddersfield and Sunderland have better goal differences.
They play Hindley Juniors in the cup at Padiham's ground next Sunday with a 2 o'clock kick off
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sun Sep 08, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sir Mo
Replies: 70
Views: 3974

Re: Sir Mo

Of course they both made their own numbers with those titles ;)
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sun Sep 08, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12636

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

Here endeth the Ashes!
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sun Sep 08, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12636

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

Technology is what matters these days, it can never be wrong!
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sun Sep 08, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12636

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

FCBurnley wrote:Bad call by umpire. Too close to be sure.


Umpire thought he was out and this was confirmed by the replay. Could have gone either way ---but didn't.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sun Sep 08, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12636

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

The Aussies bowl to get our batsmen out. Our bowling has not been consistent in this series, in fact, there are times when I have wondered just what our plan was ---particularly against Smith. The objective HAS to be to take wickets in whichever way possible. As 'Bumble' has just said ---"Six a...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sun Sep 08, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12636

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

ClaretTony wrote:Jason Roy gone. Good delivery but the gap between bat and pad was wide enough to get a bus through.

66/3


Not for the first time either! Not good enough unless he can sort this out.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sat Sep 07, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Javi Gracia sacked
Replies: 56
Views: 3835

Re: Javi Gracia sacked

ClaretTony wrote:Flores now confirmed

Just 30 minutes after announcing the sacking of Gracia from all accounts. Modern football.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sat Sep 07, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Javi Gracia sacked
Replies: 56
Views: 3835

Re: Javi Gracia sacked

ClaretTony wrote:Doesn’t seem to bother Watford how often they change manager. He’s the 10th to lose his job since the Pozzo family bought the club in summer 2012.


The only one to extend his contract since they took over.
He was the 16th manager since May 2001.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sat Sep 07, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12636

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

We dodged the bullet at Headingley, however, there should have been changes because Jason Roy has not been in any sort of form and has dropped a few catches along the way. Sadly, they are outplaying us in this test and I just can't see any way out for us. I thought that Starc and Lyon would account ...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sat Sep 07, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12636

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

They are 240 in front now. I can’t imagine us being able to get too many more than that, if at all, so the less time we have to bat the better. I'm with you on that Tony. Not as much bounce in the pitch and they have some good bowlers who will put us under pressure. They are only scoring at around ...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sat Sep 07, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12636

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

The Aussies are really consistent with their reviews
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sat Sep 07, 2019 2:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nathan Wood
Replies: 21
Views: 1570

Re: Nathan Wood

Perhaps Gibson would like to return home and could be part of a deal --just a thought.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sat Sep 07, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12636

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

Somebody forgot to press a button
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sat Sep 07, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12636

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

Oh! dear plumb LB given not out and the Aussies have burned their reviews again. :lol: Listening to Shane Warne moaning about it. The umpire didn't think it was out so, without any review available, just accept it and get on with the game! His argument was that the umpires should take into consider...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Sep 06, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football manager
Replies: 13
Views: 577

Re: Football manager

Never had one, never played it but have run plenty of football teams and leagues in real life ---you should try it.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Sep 06, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Under 21's England
Replies: 9
Views: 780

Re: Under 21's England

dpinsussex wrote:Thanks for the reply. Shame about the goal


http://www.hesgoal.com/news/51687/Turke ... d_U21.html
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Sep 06, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12636

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

Aclaret wrote:I can't believe Mrs Aclaret has stormed off upstairs to watch Emmerdale just as the T20 came on, I've only been watching the cricket since lunch time !
Some women eh.


My missus used to do that but she doesn't do it anymore -----we moved into a bungalow! :D
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Sep 06, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bond Out
Replies: 13
Views: 1987

Re: Bond Out

Southend have parted company with Kevin Bond I heard that this was very likely when I was talking to a friend, who is well connected in the game, last Sunday morning at a local game. He gave me a full breakdown of what may or may not happen and this was the first thing, mind you, it didn't take a g...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Sep 06, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12636

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

Very true. He has batted for 64 overs though and he is being replaced by our previous opener, Jason Roy, surely nothing can go wrong now!
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Sep 06, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12636

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

I'm pleased to see two of our batsmen managing to put a partnership together which has lasted 44 overs --it is a surprise the way that we have been batting recently.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Sep 06, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 30415

Re: Drink water injury

BOYSIE31-- you are definitely in the wrong job, I heard that Zidane is wanting to retire, you must be a shoe in for his job with your wide knowledge of what should and should not be happening in a football club. The pay is quite good as well.
You are definitely wasted on here.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Sep 06, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 30415

Re: Drink water injury

Bordeauxclaret wrote:Sooooooooooo anyone know what the injury actually is?



No --they are waiting to see a video of what happened :)
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Sep 06, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12636

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

JohnMac wrote:Some of the MCC types must look at Flintoff wearing his Jacamo wardrobe and think 'Bloody disgraceful' :D


They never liked him anyway ---too straight for them. I'll bet that he really cares :D
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Sep 06, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12636

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

Watching England since play resumed, I have to agree with David Gower that we need to show a bit more aggression because, although we are occupying the crease we are not scoring very many and it allows the bowlers to keep on top. The problem comes when we lose a couple of wickets and we are still hu...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Thu Sep 05, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12636

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

When I said that Starc and Lyon would see us off ---I meant with the ball ----they are doing it with the bat too!
by Ashingtonclaret46
Thu Sep 05, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12636

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

We are already just playing for a draw. Aussies will score over 400 for sure We will only manage a draw if the weather intervenes. I agree that the Aussies will score over 400 --not difficult because they are 395 now! Starc and Lyons will see us off for less than 200 and we will be fighting another...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Tue Sep 03, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: EFL trophy
Replies: 7
Views: 859

Re: EFL trophy

We do not have a Category 1 Academy
by Ashingtonclaret46
Tue Sep 03, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: employment issue
Replies: 16
Views: 1346

Re: employment issue

Have a look on here
https://www.gov.uk/employers-maternity-pay-leave

This tells you the rules governing employers which you may find interesting.

https://www.acas.org.uk › maternity -----this relates to employees rights
by Ashingtonclaret46
Mon Sep 02, 2019 8:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Defour joins Antwerp
Replies: 125
Views: 12878

Re: ARTICLE: Defour joins Antwerp

kaptin1 wrote:how big is that guy next to Defour !!!


Just over 6ft 6ins from all accounts
by Ashingtonclaret46
Mon Sep 02, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pieters v Salah
Replies: 43
Views: 2806

Re: Pieters v Salah

Apart from when he hit the post as Pieters left him in an ocean of space and beat Pieters and Mee on the edge of the box and provided an assist for goal Number 3. Pieters and Mee both prevented him from shooting and were forcing him along the box, unfortunately, Firminho, who had played the first p...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sun Sep 01, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ok boys own up...
Replies: 14
Views: 2499

Re: Ok boys own up...

He's an Everton fan masquerading as a Claret!
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sun Sep 01, 2019 5:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's football
Replies: 44
Views: 1843

Re: Today's football

Another afternoon of watching Premier League players throwing themselves to the floor after just the slightest contact. Listening to commentators who think that a foul should be given every time this happens or that when a foul is committed it should automatically result in a caution. There have bee...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sun Sep 01, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Whinging arrogant Wolves fans
Replies: 30
Views: 3607

Re: Whinging arrogant Wolves fans

We are really dirty irrespective of the stats because the media constantly say we are hard and long ball and gritty etc...no skill at all apparently with 2 lumps up front. If our strikers were called Barneso and Woodinho just imagine the respect we would get HIbs --you forgot to mention our manager...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sun Sep 01, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Whinging arrogant Wolves fans
Replies: 30
Views: 3607

Re: Whinging arrogant Wolves fans

I wonder how they feel about the dark arts today after having 6 yellows, with one being a second thus meaning a dismissal, taking their total to 10 in four matches whereas we have had a total of 3 yellows in 4 games. Wolves have committed 51 fouls and have been fouled 34 times. We have committed 38 ...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sun Sep 01, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This weeks VAR shenanigans
Replies: 43
Views: 2277

Re: This weeks VAR shenanigans

Was there any football played this weekend or was it just VAR reviews?
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Aug 30, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Richardson and Conn-Clarke added to international calls
Replies: 5
Views: 458

Re: ARTICLE: Richardson and Conn-Clarke added to international calls

Always very happy to read about young players making progress and good luck to them both.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Aug 30, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves
Replies: 65
Views: 3128

Re: Wolves

Ha ha - cheers bud. I'm just old fashioned I suppose. I still believe in playing your (pretty much) strongest side in every competitive game. Players are fitter than ever these days and the season (in the PL) is shorter than the old first division used to be so why are managers so damned afraid of ...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Aug 30, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves
Replies: 65
Views: 3128

Re: Wolves

Or might just have raised our profile enough to attract bigger players and raised awareness of the club globally (or at least Europe wide). Are we to assume if we have a good season that Dyche will tell the players to ease off toward the end of the season in case we qualify for Europe again? What i...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Thu Aug 29, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves
Replies: 65
Views: 3128

Re: Wolves

Wooshydeakin wrote:Well wolves have done what we unfortunately couldn't. Granted they had a lot easier run than us but will always think we missed an opportunity for some big Thursday nights at home and abroad

UTC


A missed opportunity which could have seen us playing at Wigan this weekend --who knows?
by Ashingtonclaret46
Thu Aug 29, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How long will we accept this?
Replies: 117
Views: 5478

Re: How long will we accept this?

Barry_Chuckle wrote:3 shots on target the whole game, that's the stat I've seen, if so, Its not good enough on the night. Learn from it and move on to the BIG game Saturday.


I was at Newcastle v Leicester and there were only 3 shots on target in total from 2 PL teams.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Wed Aug 28, 2019 5:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Whinging arrogant Wolves fans
Replies: 30
Views: 3607

Re: Whinging arrogant Wolves fans

Local Wolves journalist moaning in his report about our ‘dark arts’ and time wasting from the 15th minute. Interesting to note that in 3 PL matches this season we have committed 28 fouls ---Wolves 39 and Arsenal 25 (Arsenal committed 2 more fouls than us in the game against us!) Wolves have played ...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Wed Aug 28, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: England will referee Sunderland cup tie
Replies: 5
Views: 421

Re: ARTICLE: England will referee Sunderland cup tie

ClaretTony wrote:No VAR referee has been confirmed for any of this week's ties by the Football League


I had seen that too, Tony, I really do think that they are making it up as they go along because it clearly says in the Cup Rules that VAR would be used on PL grounds!
by Ashingtonclaret46
Wed Aug 28, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The game has gone mad
Replies: 50
Views: 4508

Re: The game has gone mad

Go on Ashyclaret. Are you the randy old bugger with a big smile on your face that goes from flat to flat in the sheltered accommodation keeping the all the widows warm? :D LOL. The smile on the face --definitely, no reason not to, however, if you lived in Ashington you would realise that the last p...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Josh Ginnelly
Replies: 12
Views: 2523

Re: Josh Ginnelly

It was his first start tonight having come on as sub in 5 Championship games at the end of last season and played a total of 50 minutes.
He came on as a sub for 18 minutes against Bradford City in the 1st round of the Carabao a couple of weeks ago.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Tue Aug 27, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee confirmed for Liverpool game
Replies: 27
Views: 1708

Re: Referee confirmed for Liverpool game

It’s been a relatively quiet start for VAR, certainly where we are concerned. Lord knows what you’ll be like if it livens up. I understand people don’t like it and that’s fine and understandable but you even bang on about it on cricket threads. Life will go on with it or without it. Exactly! So why...

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