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by Ashingtonclaret46
Wed Nov 25, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bielsa
Replies: 29
Views: 1944

Re: Bielsa

Youve gotta to factor in the Championship was a lot tougher last season compared to the seasons we went up. I dont think Dyche would have got us up with the level of competition Bielsa faced last year Aye, much tougher, there were another 23 teams all wanting to win promotion and it was a long, lon...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Tue Nov 24, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ifab: Talks over 'more attractive' offside law
Replies: 11
Views: 883

Re: Ifab: Talks over 'more attractive' offside law

The biggest concern to me is the fact that in every match that is covered by VAR there are normal offsides which are not being flagged, even when the move has broken down. In recent matches I have seen corners given when the original decision should have been offside. The ARs are on a hiding to noth...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sun Nov 22, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are we playing games in less days?
Replies: 12
Views: 531

Re: Are we playing games in less days?

1959/60 the Clarets played 42 league matches and 8 cup games in a season that lasted 37 weeks. They used 18 players with 3 playing in all 50 matches, 3 playing in 49 and at the other end of the scale 1 playing just 2 and 2 playing just 1. IN 2016/7 Liverpool played 38 league matches and 9 cup games ...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sun Nov 22, 2020 2:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Footy
Replies: 78
Views: 2418

Re: Today's Footy

Joe Buck wrote:
Sun Nov 22, 2020 2:15 pm
Shouldn’t Fulham’s missed penalty been retaken because he kicked it twice
No --indirect free kick to the opposition was the correct decision and applies to any place kick anywhere on the field.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sun Nov 22, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Footy
Replies: 78
Views: 2418

Re: Today's Footy

Fulham working on the Kevin Keegan policy ----you score 3 and we will score 4 and they are being helped by a very poor second half performance from Everton.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sat Nov 21, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 21/11/20
Replies: 106
Views: 2538

Re: Today's footie 21/11/20

Had to cancel the penalty because VAR would not accept the original decision. Ball was played by March and Trezeguet followed the normal pattern of being hit by a sniper and went down screaming. Ball was played, tackle was not reckless, out of control or causing danger to an opponent, therefore, no ...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sat Nov 21, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Draw for youths against Middlesbrough
Replies: 10
Views: 678

Re: ARTICLE: Draw for youths against Middlesbrough

A cracking result and great to see a clean sheet because we have conceded a lot this season.

I am with you CT ---I really miss being able to watch the Youth team!
by Ashingtonclaret46
Thu Nov 19, 2020 10:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Congrats to Wales
Replies: 10
Views: 738

Re: Congrats to Wales

When is the open-top bus tour taking place to celebrate nothing?
by Ashingtonclaret46
Wed Nov 18, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lewis Richardson
Replies: 31
Views: 2174

Re: Lewis Richardson

Played up front yesterday against Preston in the friendly if the report is correct.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Wed Nov 18, 2020 2:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Back to five subs?
Replies: 26
Views: 943

Re: Back to five subs?

I see that the EFL have just voted to have 5 subs for the games for the rest of the season.
This will probably create another move in the PL
by Ashingtonclaret46
Tue Nov 10, 2020 9:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RIP Tony Waiters
Replies: 25
Views: 1879

Re: RIP Tony Waiters

Sorry to read this news. RIP Tony.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sat Nov 07, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nigel Clough appointed Mansfield Town manager
Replies: 26
Views: 1479

Re: Nigel Clough appointed Mansfield Town manager

He will be happy today after leaving thousands of Mackems disappointed.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Thu Nov 05, 2020 2:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sheffield Wednesday: Points deduction reduced
Replies: 8
Views: 967

Re: Sheffield Wednesday: Points deduction for breaking spending rules reduced from 12 to six

Sorry but you can’t defend the EFL on this one. A disgrace. Make any decision before the season starts. It really should have been deducted last season and relegated them. They broke the rules. Invented sponsors to inflate income. Nah not for me. Look at it another way. Had they been relegated, pri...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Mon Nov 02, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mick McCarthy
Replies: 24
Views: 2476

Re: Mick McCarthy

Inchy wrote:
Mon Nov 02, 2020 4:09 pm
I can just imagine him, feet up on the beach, pina colada in his hand with a little brolly in, red as a beetroot
Have you seen the beach in Barnsley? :)
by Ashingtonclaret46
Mon Nov 02, 2020 12:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bookings for "simulation"
Replies: 14
Views: 976

Re: Bookings for "simulation"

All it takes is for a few referees to start booking players and sending them off and the rest will follow suit. It just needs enough referees with big enough balls. The officials must stick to what they are instructed to do from above. I don't know what is on the agenda these days because things se...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Mon Nov 02, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bookings for "simulation"
Replies: 14
Views: 976

Re: Bookings for "simulation"

Has this been given up on now? Watching the highlights of the Spurs match yesterday there were a couple of penalty claims that were clearly dives but nothing was done about it and I can't remember when I last saw a booking for diving. aggi --how dare you suggest that players dive to try and get pen...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Mon Nov 02, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Ings injury
Replies: 29
Views: 3777

Re: Danny Ings injury

I have to admit that when I saw it happen I thought that it was serious, mainly because of Danny's body language. I hope that he makes a quick recovery and that it was nothing really serious. Cracking goal he scored too.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Oct 30, 2020 4:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nobby Stiles
Replies: 28
Views: 1325

Re: Nobby Stiles

Certainly one of the old breed of footballers who could give and take in equal measures. Always enjoyed watching him play.
RIP Nobby Stiles.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Wed Oct 28, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee confirmed for Chelsea game
Replies: 8
Views: 742

Re: Referee confirmed for Chelsea game

Whilst in detention Mr Coote should have been told to write 100 times I must read and follow the rules of Football. He generally does when he is actually out on the field doing the job ---it is when he is cooped up in a box hundreds of miles from the action that he has a problem --allegedly. Whiche...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Mon Oct 26, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kevin long
Replies: 106
Views: 6126

Re: Kevin long

SalisburyClaret wrote:
Mon Oct 26, 2020 10:24 pm
Long - nowhere near it at this level?

MoM against a world class attack - superb tonight
No, no ----they have to find a scapegoat now that Hendrick has gone.
He gave his all tonight and should not have been booked just because Son kicked his foot and rolled around a lot!
by Ashingtonclaret46
Mon Oct 26, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sky Arts
Replies: 7
Views: 389

Re: Sky Arts

con --I often watch the channel when the music stuff is on, however, the art and film stuff is of no interest at all and there seems to be more and more of that than there used to be.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Mon Oct 26, 2020 12:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Recently released former City Youth player passes away.
Replies: 12
Views: 1236

Re: Recently released former City Youth player passes away.

Very sad story. R.I.P. Jeremy Wisten.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sat Oct 24, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Academy teams off to the North East
Replies: 40
Views: 1230

Re: ARTICLE: Academy teams off to the North East

It turned out a bad day all round for Sunderland at home today
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Oct 23, 2020 10:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gesture from Alex Whitmore
Replies: 10
Views: 1103

Re: Gesture from Alex Whitmore

No surprise at all reading this. He is a good lad and comes from a good family who have supported him throughout his football career, particularly when he was with our youth team when they travelled to every match. Well done to Alex.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Oct 23, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Academy teams off to the North East
Replies: 40
Views: 1230

Re: ARTICLE: Academy teams off to the North East

Richardson booked late on and finished 0-3.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Oct 23, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Academy teams off to the North East
Replies: 40
Views: 1230

Re: ARTICLE: Academy teams off to the North East

70 minutes Rain off and trialist on and 73 minutes Fletcher scores for Boro.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Oct 23, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Academy teams off to the North East
Replies: 40
Views: 1230

Re: ARTICLE: Academy teams off to the North East

Burnley subs 59 minutes McGlynn of and Harker on and 63 minutes Rooney off and Trialist on. 72 minutes gone and still 0-1
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Oct 23, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Academy teams off to the North East
Replies: 40
Views: 1230

Re: ARTICLE: Academy teams off to the North East

Dodds scores for Boro after 58 minutes.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Oct 23, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Academy teams off to the North East
Replies: 40
Views: 1230

Re: ARTICLE: Academy teams off to the North East

bfcmik wrote:
Fri Oct 23, 2020 3:06 pm
They are the names reported by the Soccer24 Live score service lineups.
Also on Livescore.com following Middlesbrough Under 23, although it does not give first names of either of them, however, Aveiro's initial is B!
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Oct 23, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Academy teams off to the North East
Replies: 40
Views: 1230

Re: ARTICLE: Academy teams off to the North East

Half time 0-0 and according to my report number 8 is Gomez Mancini and number 11 is Aveiro.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Oct 23, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Academy teams off to the North East
Replies: 40
Views: 1230

Re: ARTICLE: Academy teams off to the North East

29 minutes gone and 0-0 --- Boro number 4 yellow after 15 minutes and Burnley's number 4 Woods yellow after 29 minutes ------no more details!
My 'home' games!
by Ashingtonclaret46
Thu Oct 22, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sean Dyche: Players 'screaming' to win penalties in empty stadiums
Replies: 13
Views: 1332

Re: Sean Dyche: Players 'screaming' to win penalties in empty stadiums

Silkyskills1 wrote:
Thu Oct 22, 2020 8:22 pm
There were plenty of players in the box on Monday when Long was pushed over.
Likewise against Brighton in the last game of last season when Jay was pushed over by Dale Stephens and nothing given.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Tue Oct 20, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee confirmed for Tottenham game
Replies: 15
Views: 913

Re: Referee confirmed for Tottenham game

Clearly unsighted so you couldn't expect him to see what happened clearly. What should have happened is Coote should have seen something. Still, it wasn't as bad as the foul that took JBG out v Sheffield United and that wasn't even considered a foul. Yes, and David Coote was Fourth Official that ni...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Mon Oct 19, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Academy v CP
Replies: 14
Views: 1024

Re: Academy v CP

Half time it is still 0-0.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sat Oct 17, 2020 11:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Todays football
Replies: 297
Views: 7100

Re: Todays football

If that was in the Championship or any other level of English football it would have been offside, no VAR involvement, Van Dijk injured and goes off and get on with the game. THe people running the game have created the monster by telling ARs not to flag for offside because it will be reviewed by VA...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sat Oct 17, 2020 6:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rugby league challenge cup final
Replies: 14
Views: 462

Re: Rugby league challenge cup final

Clegg ---I did forget to mention the ---oh I have been fouled so I will wave an imaginary card to tell the referee --as just happened in the City v Arsenal game ---pathetic!
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sat Oct 17, 2020 5:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Luton v Burnley 1974
Replies: 21
Views: 1258

Re: Luton v Burnley 1974

CT --were you not in the presence of royalty in 1962 whilst watching the Clarets?
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sat Oct 17, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rugby league challenge cup final
Replies: 14
Views: 462

Re: Rugby league challenge cup final

Started the day with the second NRL semi-final which was a cracking game and then watched this final which was another cracking game between two well-matched sides who gave it everything. It was a shame that there was not a crowd to enjoy it. Ah well, back to watching players fall around all over th...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Wed Oct 14, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England
Replies: 142
Views: 5097

Re: England

INteresting that a Chelsea player wanted to have his say at the end and was sent on his way by the referee. A defeat and two red cards but let's blame the officials.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Wed Oct 14, 2020 9:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England
Replies: 142
Views: 5097

Re: England

Referee doing his job just as UEFA amd FIFA want him to do his job. He refereed as he does in Spain and this is the accepted standard as far as those running the game are concerned. It is England that are out of step as far as UEFA and FIFA are concerned. Get used to it because this is the modern ga...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Mon Oct 12, 2020 4:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wigan Athletic U18s v Burnley U18s
Replies: 25
Views: 2231

Re: Wigan Athletic U18s v Burnley U18s

The game is scheduled for tomorrow according to what I read.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Mon Oct 12, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Ashington
Replies: 6
Views: 549

Re: FAO Ashington

She can't wait to go again next week. She is tired today . Mentally more than physically. Honest appraisal yes but kept to a minimum as she needs to bank the experience and learn from it. She did say she had a "why am I doing this" moment for about 10 to 15 min and pulled through. I said you will g...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sun Oct 11, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Ashington
Replies: 6
Views: 549

Re: FAO Ashington

dp ---sorry, I have been out a lot of the day with local football and had not seen this until just now. I am really chuffed for her, as I am sure you were, and I know that she will have a very honest appraisal from her dad, even though she mya not want to listen! Mind you that is the best way to lea...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Sat Oct 10, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BPF
Replies: 28
Views: 2091

Re: BPF

I think during commentary I heard the Spanish referee on duty had already given 22 yellow cards in 3 La Liga games so far this season, so it was good to let a lot of things go and keep the game flowing. When he referees in Spain he is expected to follow the interpretations of the Spanish FA and a l...
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Oct 09, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BPF
Replies: 28
Views: 2091

Re: BPF

He played very well last night and that was a decent game to watch and very well refereed too without any fuss and nonsense --even though VAR was present.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Fri Oct 09, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight’s internationals
Replies: 17
Views: 980

Re: Tonight’s internationals

Burnley1989 wrote:
Fri Oct 09, 2020 12:09 pm
I was racking my brain as I knew I’d missed one :D
How could you miss the Burnley fans' scapegoat ---shame on you! :D
by Ashingtonclaret46
Thu Oct 08, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight at Molineux on Tuesday
Replies: 20
Views: 2662

Re: Dwight on the Turf on Tuesday

Bosscat wrote:
Thu Oct 08, 2020 7:11 pm
Not according to BT Sport ....
It is according to the FA
by Ashingtonclaret46
Thu Oct 08, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight at Molineux on Tuesday
Replies: 20
Views: 2662

Re: Dwight on the Turf on Tuesday

I think that this game is being played at Molineux now, as are their other home fixtures.
by Ashingtonclaret46
Wed Oct 07, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England U21’s LIVE on YouTube 7.10.20
Replies: 72
Views: 2530

Re: England U21’s LIVE on YouTube 7.10.20

Andorra managed 19% possession and scored 3 goals and had 6 players booked, some for next to nothing. Good luck to them,at least when they had the ball they moved it around quickly while England wanted to pass it around ad infinitum. Modern English football when they think that possession is the imp...