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by the_magic_rat
Tue Aug 11, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Ward training with Tractor Boys
Replies: 29
Views: 1643

Re: ARTICLE: Ward training with Tractor Boys

For me Wardy's finest game for us was the 2-1 victory at the Britannia in our first Premier League season under Dyche. I can't ever recall seeing a defender win more headers or make more headed clearances than the second half that day when Stoke through the kitchen sink at us and we seemed to have t...
by the_magic_rat
Mon Jul 27, 2020 8:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Brighton - Player Ratings
Replies: 31
Views: 1982

Re: Burnley v Brighton - Player Ratings

Pope 6

Bardsley 6
Long 6
Tarkowski 6
Pieters 6

Gudmundsson 5
Brownhill 6
Westwood 7
McNeil 6

Wood 7
Rodriguez 6

Brady 5
by the_magic_rat
Sun Jul 19, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Norwich v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 58
Views: 2716

Re: Norwich v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 8

Bardsley 7
Long 8
Tarkowski 7
Pieters 8

Gudmundsson 7
Brownhill 7
Westwood 8
McNeil 7

Wood 7
Rodriguez 8

Brady 6
by the_magic_rat
Thu Jul 16, 2020 7:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Wolves - Player Ratings
Replies: 81
Views: 3148

Re: Burnley v Wolves - Player Ratings

Pope 6

Bardsley 5
Long 7
Tarkowski 7
Taylor 6

Peters 4
Brownhill 6
Westwood 5
McNeil 6

Rodriguez 5
Wood 6

Gudmundsson 7
Vydra 5
by the_magic_rat
Tue Jul 14, 2020 7:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets in popular culture
Replies: 50
Views: 2036

Re: Clarets in popular culture

A seventies band, forget their own name had an album cover with a Claret and blue scarf on it one of them was a Claret. Is it possible that the album cover that you were thinking of was Five-A-Side by Ace, bfcjg? The front cover showed the five band members sporting blue and white scarves, superimp...
by the_magic_rat
Mon Jul 13, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 61
Views: 4043

Re: Liverpool v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 9 mom

Bardsley 8
Long 9
Tarkowski 9
Taylor 8

Pieters 6
Brownhill 6
Westwood 7
McNeil 7

Wood 6
Rodriguez 8

Vydra 7
Gudmundsson 7
by the_magic_rat
Thu Jul 09, 2020 7:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Ham v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 53
Views: 3398

Re: West Ham v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 9 MOM

Taylor 8
Tarkowski 8
Long 8
Bardsley 8

Pieters 8
Brownhill 8
Westwood 7
McNeil 8

Rodriguez 7
Vydra 6

Wood 7
by the_magic_rat
Sun Jul 05, 2020 4:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Sheffield United - Player Ratings
Replies: 43
Views: 3071

Re: Burnley v Sheffield United - Player Ratings

Pope 8

Bardsley 7
Long 8
Tarkowski 9 MOM
Taylor 6

Pieters 6
Westwood 7
Brownhill 7
McNeil 7

Vydra 7
Rodriguez 8

Wood 5
by the_magic_rat
Tue Jun 30, 2020 8:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Crystal Palace v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 52
Views: 2836

Re: Crystal Palace v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 7

Bardsley 7
Tarkowski 9
Mee 9 mom
Taylor 8

Brownhill 8
Westwood 9
Cork 8
McNeil 8
Peters 8

Vydra 7
Long 7
by the_magic_rat
Mon Jun 29, 2020 12:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rouwen Hennings Relegated today
Replies: 24
Views: 2004

Re: Rouwen Hennings Relegated today

Heidenheim lost 3-0 to set it up nicely for HSV to get into the play-off. Not to be alas, beaten 5-1 at home by Sandhausen. I’m sure I could hear the chant - HECKING AUS! I too was stunned by HSV's result yesterday at home against a bottom 4 side. Your comment of "Hecking aus" took me back to my ye...
by the_magic_rat
Fri Jun 26, 2020 8:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Watford - Player Ratings
Replies: 42
Views: 2895

Re: Burnley v Watford - Player Ratings

Pope 6

Lowton 6
Tarkowski 8 MOM
Mee 8
Taylor 6

Brownhill 6
Cork 7
Westwood 6
McNeil 7

Vydra 7
Rodriguez 7

Peters 6
by the_magic_rat
Fri Jun 12, 2020 12:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds
Replies: 830
Views: 38986

Re: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds

Just tried to claim my refund and when I put my bank account details in it removes the first 2 digits because they are 00 anybody know how to sort this issue out? I had exactly the same problem herbatler. I e-mailed Elaine at the ticket office this morning (ticketoffice@burnleyfc.com )with my detai...
by the_magic_rat
Sun Jun 07, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Late Night Quiz
Replies: 16
Views: 322

Re: Late Night Quiz

Antanarivo?
by the_magic_rat
Tue May 12, 2020 8:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BHA
Replies: 131
Views: 6619

Re: BHA

I read in Friday's "i" that an anonymous poll among our squad resulted in a unanimous vote to return to playing as soon as practical. I suspect the mindset of players and coaching staff on football's return will have a big influence on the outcome of the remaining fixtures. I wouldn't be surprised t...
by the_magic_rat
Sat May 02, 2020 5:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alex Elder on CP: One of the Remaining Heroes
Replies: 16
Views: 900

Re: Alex Elder on CP: One of the Remaining Heroes

What a lovely interview. The own goal against Leeds is one of my earliest memories of watching the Clarets. I can still picture it now. It was a beautiful sunny day and he chipped Adam Blacklaw from down near the corner flag at the Brunshaw Road side of the Bee Hole End. I was with my mum and dad at...
by the_magic_rat
Sat May 02, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Burnley Football Club are Champions of England
Replies: 48
Views: 1264

Re: ARTICLE: Burnley Football Club are Champions of England

Excellent work, T !

I've really enjoyed your coverage of the season as it evolved.
by the_magic_rat
Mon Apr 27, 2020 8:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hilarious moments in our games
Replies: 82
Views: 4225

Re: Hilarious moments in our games

Two memories of "badly-behaved" Burnley fans at away games. Rocky passively resisting ejection at Northampton and the tug of war at Chesterfield where Norman Jones was the rope.
by the_magic_rat
Mon Apr 20, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: One World TV tonight
Replies: 16
Views: 1001

Re: One World TV tonight

Both McCartney and Elton should have called it a day after the Queen's Golden Jubilee concert when they both stunk the place out. It's sad to see two great talents in such terminal decline. For the first minute I couldn't even work out what McCartney was playing I enjoyed Stevie Wonder after an iffy...
by the_magic_rat
Thu Apr 02, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RIP Adam Schlesinger
Replies: 8
Views: 841

Re: RIP Adam Schlesinger

Sad news.

Fountains Of Wayne, in my opinion provided some of best hook-laden pop of the 90's and 00's.

"Bright Future in Sales" from the terrific "Welcome Interstate Managers" album.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jq5W-Pc4Q4w
by the_magic_rat
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Select your Premier League team of the season (so far)
Replies: 19
Views: 700

Re: Select your Premier League team of the season (so far)

Henderson

Ricardo Pereira van Dyk McGuire Alonso

Traore de Bruyne Cantwell McNeil

Abraham Ings
by the_magic_rat
Mon Mar 23, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The most `celebrated` Burnley goals ever?
Replies: 83
Views: 2977

Re: The most `celebrated` Burnley goals ever?

19th April, 2016 Burnley vs Middlesbrough They really thought they were "better" than us and to be fair, they played better on the night. But they couldn't beat us, even when they threw it all at us and we weren't quite at our best. The league table told the true story. 23, 23 undefeated. https://w...
by the_magic_rat
Mon Mar 23, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The most `celebrated` Burnley goals ever?
Replies: 83
Views: 2977

Re: The most `celebrated` Burnley goals ever?

Was anyone here actually behind that Paterson strike? Must have been a thing of beauty to see that curling towards you I was four rows back right on the dividing fence. I followed it's trajectory but didn't see it hit the net as I disappeared in a throng of ectstatic Clarets. As you say LB, a thing...
by the_magic_rat
Wed Mar 11, 2020 10:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets Player any problems on desktops?
Replies: 9
Views: 311

Re: Clarets Player any problems on desktops?

Tried over the last couple of days to get onto Clarets Player. Previously, my password was saved and I just clicked on the log-in icon and the bouncing ball appeared and took me straight to the videos page. Yesterday it asked me to log in and then all I got was a blank page. Any ideas as to what to ...
by the_magic_rat
Sun Mar 08, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Tottenham - Player Ratings
Replies: 60
Views: 4252

Re: Burnley v Tottenham - Player Ratings

Pope 7

Bardsley 7
Mee 8
Tarkowski 9
Taylor 8

Hendrick 7
Cork 8
Westwood 7
McNeil 9

Wood 9
Rodriguez 8

Vydra 8
by the_magic_rat
Thu Mar 05, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes back in full training
Replies: 39
Views: 1892

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes back in full training

Goody1975 wrote:
Thu Mar 05, 2020 4:10 pm
I thought Lowton was injured when he clashed knees with Saka at home to Arsenal?
Sorry Goody. I didn't see your earlier reply. As Sean might say "Let's not overthink it"
by the_magic_rat
Thu Mar 05, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes back in full training
Replies: 39
Views: 1892

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes back in full training

The Lowton injury is a strange one. He wasn't visibly injured during a match and there are rumours flying about regarding his mystery injury coinciding with another Burnley player 'leaving' the club. What exactly is Lowton's injury? I'm pretty sure Lowton injured himself when he fouled Saka the Ars...
by the_magic_rat
Sun Mar 01, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Newcastle v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 43
Views: 3302

Re: Newcastle v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 6

Bardsley 7
Tarkowski 8
Mee 8 mom
Taylor 8

MCNEIL 6
WESTWOOD 6
CORK 6
HENDRICK 6

VYDRA 7
RODRIGUEZ 5

WOOD 6
by the_magic_rat
Sun Feb 23, 2020 10:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Bournemouth - Player Ratings
Replies: 61
Views: 5054

Re: Burnley v Bournemouth - Player Ratings

Pope 8

Bardsley 7
Tarkowski 7
Mee 6
Taylor 6

Hendrick 7
Cork 8
Westwood 8
McNeil 9

Rodriguez 9
Vydra9 MOM
by the_magic_rat
Fri Feb 21, 2020 7:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Westwood interview in the Telegraph
Replies: 55
Views: 4055

Re: Westwood interview in the Telegraph

If I were to think of one player who sums up the Burnley ethos it is Ashley Westwood. He has developed into a key member of "the group" and always comes over as an extremely affable and rounded individual when interviewed as already commented above.
by the_magic_rat
Wed Feb 19, 2020 3:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who had a rattle?
Replies: 48
Views: 1613

Re: Who had a rattle?

Probably my first football memory is of my two elder sisters sporting the player stars, one had John Connelly, the other Ray Pointer. My buffet was sky blue and made by my dad! . (I wasn't posh enough for a stool!) I would take up position on it on the Longside wall. I can still picture it now, Happ...
by the_magic_rat
Mon Feb 17, 2020 2:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have You Revised Your Three For The Drop?
Replies: 57
Views: 3326

Re: Have You Revised Your Three For The Drop?

I wouldn't exclude Brighton. Nice tippy-tappy football under the new manager, who, like Hughton before him comes over as a decent bloke, but they've very little cutting edge. Villa by contrast are excellent going forward but possibly as bad as Norwich defensively. As far as West Ham is concerned, I ...
by the_magic_rat
Sun Feb 16, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Santana
Replies: 26
Views: 1978

Re: Santana

by the_magic_rat
Sun Feb 02, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Arsenal - Player Ratings
Replies: 71
Views: 5099

Re: Burnley v Arsenal - Player Ratings

Pope 7

Lowton 9
Tarkowski 9
Mee 9
Taylor 9

Hendrick 8
Westwood 9 MOM
Cork 8
McNeil 8

Wood 8
Rodriguez 9
by the_magic_rat
Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Norwich - Player Ratings
Replies: 64
Views: 3838

Re: Burnley v Norwich - Player Ratings

Hart 7

Lowton 5
Long 4
Tarkowski 7
Pieters 5

Lennon 6
Westwood 7 mom
Cork 5
Brady 4

Rodriguez 5
Wood 6

Hendrick 6
Vydra 6
by the_magic_rat
Sun Jan 19, 2020 7:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Leicester - Player Ratings
Replies: 108
Views: 5837

Re: Burnley v Leicester - Player Ratings

Pope 9

Bardsley 8
Tarkowski 7
Mee 7
Taylor 9 MOM

Hendrick 8
Cork 7
Westwood 7
McNeil 6

Wood 6
Rodriguez 7
by the_magic_rat
Sun Jan 05, 2020 11:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Peterborough - Player Ratings
Replies: 32
Views: 3208

Re: Burnley v Peterborough - Player Ratings

Hart 6

Lowton 6
Long 7
Tarkowski 6
Pieters 7

Gudmundsson 6
Hendrick 8
Cork 7
Lennon 8

Rodriguez 8
Wood 6

Taylor 8
Vydra 6
by the_magic_rat
Sun Jan 05, 2020 11:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Peterborough - Player Ratings
Replies: 32
Views: 3208

Re: Burnley v Peterborough - Player Ratings

Hart 6

Lowton 6
Long 7
Tarkowski 6
Pieters 7

Gudmundsson 6
Hendrick 8
Cork 7
Lennon 8

Rodriguez 8
Wood 6

Taylor 8
Vydra 6
by the_magic_rat
Thu Jan 02, 2020 10:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Aston Villa - Player Ratings
Replies: 75
Views: 4927

Re: Burnley v Aston Villa - Player Ratings

Pope 6

Bardsley 5
Tarkowski 5
Mee 7
Taylor 7

McNeil 6
Westwood 4
Cork 4
Brady 3

Wood 5
Barnes 4

Rodriguez 6
Gudmundsson 6
by the_magic_rat
Sun Dec 29, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Manchester United - Player Ratings
Replies: 93
Views: 4591

Re: Burnley v Manchester United - Player Ratings

Pope 7

Bardsley 7
Tarkowski 9
Mee 7
Taylor 5

Hendrick 5
Cork 7
Westwood 6
McNeil 7

Barnes 4
Wood 6

Rodriguez 7
Gudmundsson 6
by the_magic_rat
Sun Dec 15, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Newcastle - Player Ratings
Replies: 81
Views: 5680

Re: Burnley v Newcastle - Player Ratings

Pope 6

Bardsley 7
Tarkowski 8
Mee 8
Pieters 6

Hendrick 6
Westwood 6
Cork 8 MOM
McNeil 7

Wood 6
Barnes 7

Rodriguez 6
by the_magic_rat
Sun Dec 08, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tottenham v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 70
Views: 5459

Re: Tottenham v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 6

Lowton 3
Tarkowski 4
Mee 4
Peters 4

McNeil 7
Cork 6
Hendrick 5
Brady 5

Wood 5
Rodriguez 6

Vydra 5
Lennon 5
by the_magic_rat
Sun Nov 10, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v West Ham - Player Ratings
Replies: 66
Views: 5331

Re: Burnley v West Ham - Player Ratings

Pope 7

Bardsley 8
Tarkowski 8
Mee 9
Taylor 7

Hendrick 8
Westwood 8
Cork 9
McNeil 9 MOM

Barnes 8
Wood 9
by the_magic_rat
Sun Nov 03, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sheffield United v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 70
Views: 5271

Re: Sheffield United v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 5

Lowton 4
Tarkowski 4
Mee 4
Pieters 4

McNeil 5
Westwood 5
Cork 5
Hendrick 5

Barnes 6
Rodriguez 5

Taylor 6
Brady 5
by the_magic_rat
Sun Oct 27, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Chelsea - Player Ratings
Replies: 60
Views: 4970

Re: Burnley v Chelsea - Player Ratings

Pope 6

Lowton 5
Tarkowski 6
Mee 6
Peters 6

McNeil 7 MOM
Westwood 6
Cork 7
Hendrick 6

Rodriguez 7
Barnes 5

Vydra 5
by the_magic_rat
Tue Oct 15, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Sheffield United v Burnley – Ticket Information
Replies: 162
Views: 9229

Re: 2019/20: Sheffield United v Burnley – Ticket Information

Got mine early this morning and I was 913.
by the_magic_rat
Mon Oct 14, 2019 12:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: In honour of Hampstead Claret
Replies: 16
Views: 1976

Re: In honour of Hampstead Claret

Whoops! Forgot the link!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yd0C0t4 ... rt_radio=1" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by the_magic_rat
Mon Oct 14, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: In honour of Hampstead Claret
Replies: 16
Views: 1976

Re: In honour of Hampstead Claret

I recall Hampstead being a Jayhawks fan.

This is "Dying On The Vine" from their brilliant album, "Sound of Lies"
by the_magic_rat
Mon Oct 14, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hampstead Claret RIP
Replies: 163
Views: 8891

Re: Hampstead Claret RIP

:) That's me C4m! I know Hampstead, like St. Albans and quite a few others on here, was a big Bruce fan, as demonstrated by the 70th birthday thread.
by the_magic_rat
Mon Oct 14, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hampstead Claret RIP
Replies: 163
Views: 8891

Re: Hampstead Claret RIP

Hampstead for me represented what was good about the UTC messageboard. I didn't know him other than through the music threads he instigated on the messageboard His music tastes were very similar to my own and I'd have loved the opportunity to talk music with him. A big loss to UTC . RIP Hampstead. Y...