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by thelaughingclaret
Wed Sep 30, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight's Lineup
Replies: 306
Views: 11075

Re: Tonight's Lineup

Leicester/west ham/other probably want Tarks match fit when they sign him. I imagine thats why he is playing.
by thelaughingclaret
Wed Sep 30, 2020 4:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clubs voting
Replies: 11
Views: 1427

Re: Clubs voting

Not good. Getting off to a slow start could be catastrophic this season. I can’t see anyone wanting to buy the club and line garlicks pockets if we go down. Don’t get his thinking at all.
by thelaughingclaret
Tue Sep 29, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarks back in training today
Replies: 68
Views: 4204

Re: Tarks back in training today

Good to see he is back in training. Will be nice and fit for the rest of the season for Leicester or west ham.
Personally I would have him training on his own until he goes. Feels like when Ings or Shackell left this does.
by thelaughingclaret
Thu Sep 24, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stephens deal imminent
Replies: 232
Views: 19991

Re: Stephens deal imminent

Sunset is in 1 minute but when does it actually go dark?

Edit: he has signed. Just about bang on sunset. CT just got away with that one!
by thelaughingclaret
Mon Sep 21, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your starting eleven vs Millwall
Replies: 35
Views: 1861

Re: Your starting eleven vs Millwall

I hope benson gets a run out, looked good last week. Looked hungry for the ball unlike a certain lad called Dwight.
by thelaughingclaret
Sun Sep 20, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harvey Barnes vs Dwight McNeil
Replies: 56
Views: 2901

Re: Harvey Barnes vs Dwight McNeil

McNeil did not look interested at all. Didn’t het back to help taylor and didn’t get forward enough. Looked like he did not want the ball at all. Very poor.
by thelaughingclaret
Sun Sep 20, 2020 6:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leicester v Burnley - Match day thread
Replies: 494
Views: 13230

Re: Leicester v Burnley - Match day thread

I really hope we can sign a centre half from Wycombe or somebody but I fear that they will be out of our price range. Not looking good.
by thelaughingclaret
Fri Sep 11, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New team card
Replies: 22
Views: 1994

Re: Season ticket card

Don’t worry about it. It’s not like we are going on any time soon is it.
by thelaughingclaret
Sat Aug 29, 2020 11:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Southgate replaces Maguire
Replies: 79
Views: 3721

Re: Southgate replaces Maguire

If england play the way southgate wants england to play in the euros we certainly won’t win it. Southgate wants to play a way that beats the minnows in qualifiers but playing that way against the good sides with the players he has selected is going to end in coming home early. Again.
by thelaughingclaret
Sat Aug 29, 2020 11:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fans return
Replies: 58
Views: 3343

Re: Fans return

Does everyone have to social distance? I live at home with my dad and sit next to him on the turf but as I understand it we would have to social distance from each other?
by thelaughingclaret
Mon Aug 24, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Brady in Republic of Ireland squad
Replies: 17
Views: 1045

Re: ARTICLE: Brady in Republic of Ireland squad

Is Long injured? Thought with him playing the last few games of the season and doing a decent job he would be in the squad. They can’t have many better then him?
by thelaughingclaret
Sun Jul 26, 2020 9:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dean Smith to go at Villa
Replies: 81
Views: 7757

Re: Dean Smith to go at Villa

Portuguese players and Portuguese mangers are the new in thing for premier league teams to have now.
by thelaughingclaret
Wed Jul 15, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mike Dean is a Claret
Replies: 42
Views: 2404

Re: Mike Dean is a Claret

If he hadn’t have given that or if he had given a wolves free kick there is noway on earth VAR would have overturned it. 9/10 that is either nothing and play on, or it is a wolves free kick. Yes it should be a penalty 10/10 times, but that is not how the rules are applied these days. Thank you Dean!...
by thelaughingclaret
Wed Jul 15, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC commentary
Replies: 184
Views: 6921

Re: BBC commentary

tim_noone wrote:
Wed Jul 15, 2020 7:33 pm
No pleasing some folk.. :roll:
Please explain what part of BBCs coverage you enjoyed. It has been shocking. I have never seen anything that poor.
by thelaughingclaret
Wed Jul 15, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC commentary
Replies: 184
Views: 6921

Re: BBC commentary

The director needs to be sacked. This has been shocking. Progressively got worse from amazon, to BT then to this. Terrible.
by thelaughingclaret
Mon Jun 29, 2020 1:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The FA cup alive and well
Replies: 50
Views: 1421

Re: The FA cup alive and well

Theres money now in finishing just a couple of places higher in the league then winning the FA cup. At one time if you have said win the fa cup or finish 15th instead of 10th to any club they'd choose the cup for sure, but now that isn’t the case. It is all down to money. You can say it is a bunch o...
by thelaughingclaret
Mon Jun 22, 2020 10:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Moneybags City vs The Mighty Clarets
Replies: 366
Views: 12917

Re: Moneybags City vs The Mighty Clarets

Is it possible for those of us who aren’t brain dead Neanderthals to chip in for a BLM banner for Thursday to Show the world that most burnley fans aren't brain dead and we are inclusive to all? I can see why we have so few black players playing for us, who the hell would want to come here? We need ...
by thelaughingclaret
Mon Jun 22, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Moneybags City vs The Mighty Clarets
Replies: 366
Views: 12917

Re: Moneybags City vs The Mighty Clarets

Duff next manager? If I was Duff and had the opportunity I’d stay well clear and remain at Cheltenham. We seem an absolute shambles. A laughing stock at the moment. Not good no matter how you try and spin it. Dyche will be gone at the end of the season I am positive of that. He has had enough and I ...
by thelaughingclaret
Mon Jun 22, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Moneybags City vs The Mighty Clarets
Replies: 366
Views: 12917

Re: Moneybags City vs The Mighty Clarets

Oh this isn't good. I fear for us next season I really do. We are famous for not buying anyone. Next season is going to be a struggle. These last remaining 9 games are going to be a struggle. Not being able to fill the bench is embarrassing. Only 3 first team footballers on the bench and only 2 with...
by thelaughingclaret
Sun Jun 21, 2020 2:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bournemouth v Palace
Replies: 65
Views: 2386

Re: Bournemouth v Palace

This fake crowd noise is doing my head in. I don’t get it. I personally watch football as I like the sport not because I like the noise of the crowd. It’s like a laughing track on a bad comedy. Ruins it. There isn’t a crowd there, why are they all forcing this fake noise on us. I quite like the no n...
by thelaughingclaret
Tue Jun 09, 2020 10:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Little Britain
Replies: 121
Views: 4033

Re: Little Britain

I am not going to state my opinion about this as I am not allowed to voice my opinion as it does not confirm to the current trend.
by thelaughingclaret
Mon Jun 08, 2020 2:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Remaining fixtures announced
Replies: 16
Views: 1903

Re: Remaining fixtures announced

Are all of the last games going to kick off at the same time? How on earth is that going to work if so.
by thelaughingclaret
Thu Jun 04, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 5 subs allowed in remaining games
Replies: 60
Views: 1598

Re: 5 subs allowed in remaining games

9 players on a bench built for 7 is going to mean social distancing rules aren't met. Is Dave Burnley going to be on our bench as one of the extras? Great way to get our lord and saviour who is a better fan and a better person of course then all of us combined into the ground so he can break lockdow...
by thelaughingclaret
Wed Jun 03, 2020 1:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dave Burnley '2 options legal, 2 illegal'
Replies: 212
Views: 7999

Re: Dave Burnley '2 options legal, 2 illegal'

Why don’t we give Dave the club. Why don’t we make him chairman? Make him supreme ruler of the town? He is not above the law. He doesn't work for the club and does not work for any media outlet. He is a fan. Yes a loyal fan, but just a fan. No way on earth should he be given any special status and a...
by thelaughingclaret
Mon Jun 01, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Josh King
Replies: 32
Views: 3254

Re: Josh King

Remains to be seem how foreign players can be brought from abroad this summer with different lockdown levels in different countries, and all uk arrivals having to quarantine for 2 weeks. Could mean the big clubs will buy more british players then usual.
by thelaughingclaret
Fri May 29, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fans potentially admitted next season with a phased approach
Replies: 92
Views: 3965

Re: Fans potentially admitted next season with a phased approach

I think the ones with the most loyalty points getting to go first is the only way to go. Anything else is just too unfair. Go to reward the most loyal and longest serving supporters first I’m afraid. Spread everyone out. People who live together should still be able to sit next to each other though....
by thelaughingclaret
Thu May 28, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season restart
Replies: 101
Views: 3560

Re: Season restart

All home games should be free for season ticket holders. It’s a joke to make everyone sign up for BT, Sky and amazon to watch their team play whilst a lot of people are on 80% of their wage. The premier league and all the clubs are more greedy then ever right now and its shameful. Its scandalous.
by thelaughingclaret
Tue Apr 28, 2020 12:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fifa proposes use of five substitutions to help with fixture congestion
Replies: 17
Views: 909

Re: Fifa proposes use of five substitutions to help with fixture congestion

The 5 subs will be in place until the end of next season which makes no sense. Looks like it will become a permeant thing If it does happen, why else would they allow it to go on for another season if they didn’t want it to be permanent. As others have said anything that favours the big clubs will a...
by thelaughingclaret
Fri Apr 17, 2020 2:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: PPE - I wish all political angles are not on this thread
Replies: 170
Views: 3794

Re: PPE - I wish all political angles are not on this thread

What can actually be done about it though? What can the government do? It’s all well and good everyone saying “the Government should do more!” But no one has come up with any solution. You can’t just magic PPE out of thin air. I imagine most if not all ppe in this country is from abroad but with cou...
by thelaughingclaret
Sun Apr 12, 2020 5:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: somebody do the math
Replies: 21
Views: 1773

Re: somebody do the math

You have to be 2 metres apart from people you don’t live with. I go on with my Dad who I am currently back living with so we could still be sat next to each other. Makes it more complicated.
by thelaughingclaret
Tue Mar 24, 2020 12:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Emirates Airlines
Replies: 15
Views: 1793

Re: Emirates Airlines

Anyone stuck abroad has had at least a week or two to get home. It’s been obvious for about 2 weeks all international travel will end. My advice now if you’re stuck around the U.K. is to get home now before domestic travel ends if it indeed does.
by thelaughingclaret
Sun Mar 22, 2020 11:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Barley is closed
Replies: 65
Views: 6159

Re: Barley is closed

People need to walk around in their local area and not congregate anywhere. If you want to walk do so but do so where you live and keep your distances. Do not travel to other areas and congregate! If these selfish people don’t learn tomorrow and keep themselves to their selves then expect that tomor...
by thelaughingclaret
Fri Mar 20, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How to get a pint while self isolating....
Replies: 19
Views: 1483

Re: How to get a pint while self isolating....

The more people fail to adhere to the rules the longer this will go on. A few selfish people still going to pubs could keep this going for months longer then it has to. It’s time now for everyone to just do the right thing so we can end this as soon as possible. Issue is people won’t do the right th...
by thelaughingclaret
Wed Mar 18, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The footy is back.....game on!!!
Replies: 21
Views: 2257

Re: The footy is back.....game on!!!

Every club can nominate a player or a fan to play for them, we have nominated a Burnley fan who is really good at fifa. Maybe a good chance of some silverware this season!
by thelaughingclaret
Tue Mar 17, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lanzarote airport webcam
Replies: 18
Views: 2209

Re: Lanzarote airport webcam

I have too much time on my hands now too and was looking at flightradar earlier and noticed lots of planes still flying to the US from all over Europe. Doesn’t make sense.
by thelaughingclaret
Mon Mar 16, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: season tickets
Replies: 28
Views: 2952

Re: season tickets

Surely you buy your season ticket for whenever the season starts, that could be August, September, January 2021 or whenever the season starts. I think the club need to make an announcement on the position though. Burnley's ticket office is a mess at the best of times. Don’t expect them to do sensib...
by thelaughingclaret
Sat Mar 14, 2020 1:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What to do on Saturdays??
Replies: 28
Views: 1468

Re: What to do on Saturdays??

Bumper crowds at non league games this weekend. As some suffer someone else always profits and in this case non league clubs profiting isn’t such a bad thing.
by thelaughingclaret
Fri Mar 13, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Friday the 13th
Replies: 12
Views: 1171

Re: Friday the 13th

ClaretAndJew wrote:
Fri Mar 13, 2020 7:42 am
I am a bit sneezy this morning.
Being sneezy is nothing to worry about, it’s if you’re a bit coughy you need to panic!
by thelaughingclaret
Thu Mar 12, 2020 11:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: City player self-isolating
Replies: 55
Views: 2545

Re: City player self-isolating

No I'm not. Just following the info available. Plus if you think a nice warm summer will help stop this you are blind to the facts out there. Look at the countries with cases, the spread and rise that shows no sign of stopping. There is no vaccine and there won't be for the foreseeable. I could go ...
by thelaughingclaret
Thu Mar 12, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13866
Views: 295938

Re: Coronavirus

dsr wrote:
Thu Mar 12, 2020 10:35 pm
They don't cancel matches because a team has star players out and a manager who isn't fit to manage. If they did, Tottenham's season would have finished a month ago!
If you look at what has happened to football in Europe over the last week things have changed and now they certainly do.
by thelaughingclaret
Thu Mar 12, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League gone surely...
Replies: 217
Views: 10294

Re: Premier League gone surely...

ElectroClaret wrote:
Thu Mar 12, 2020 10:33 pm
PL goes ahead as planned this weekend up to press.
(BBC)
That was said a few hours ago. Things at the moment are changing quickly. Don’t be surprised if in less then 24 hours time that message is different.
by thelaughingclaret
Thu Mar 12, 2020 10:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League gone surely...
Replies: 217
Views: 10294

Re: Premier League gone...

Arsenals game and most probably our game with city will be off this weekend due to infections in the first team/first team staff. Leicester’s could be off as well if any of the players isolating are found to be positive. I’d be surprised if any premier league games go ahead at this moment.
by thelaughingclaret
Thu Mar 12, 2020 9:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: City player self-isolating
Replies: 55
Views: 2545

Re: City player self-isolating

Would be very surprised if the game goes ahead now. Suspect it will be postponed and if it does not happen tomorrow then next week for sure the season will be postponed. If uefa have any sense which they don’t they will move euro 2020 to 2021 and allow leagues and cups to be completed over the summe...
by thelaughingclaret
Thu Mar 12, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: F1
Replies: 14
Views: 997

Re: F1

The precedent has been set. If in future years anyone connected with any team catches a cold or flu all F1 races, football matches and any other sporting event should be cancelled to stop the risk of anyone catching the cold or flu. Let’s see if the world sticks to that in a year or twos time.
by thelaughingclaret
Wed Mar 11, 2020 2:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: City v Arsenal postponed
Replies: 23
Views: 2083

Re: City v Arsenal postponed

I thought the premier league said they weren’t going to postpone any fixtures due to their being no midweeks free for rearranged games due to Europe and the fa cup? That went well didn’t it. All way over the top. The BBC say it’s 2 weeks since he met the players so surely they all should have sympto...
by thelaughingclaret
Tue Mar 10, 2020 6:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aircraft flying 'empty' to retain slots
Replies: 16
Views: 1514

Re: Aircraft flying 'empty' to retain slots

Who would take up any lost slots? This coronavirus thing isn’t going to last for ever. If say BA lost some slots at Heathrow Virgin could take them up for example. Airlines are flying empty planes to stop rivals taking slots for when things start to improve again thanks to the EU. Will Greta and he...
by thelaughingclaret
Mon Mar 09, 2020 6:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dermot Gallagher on the non-penalty award
Replies: 24
Views: 2064

Re: Dermot Gallagher on the non-penalty award

Wood should’ve gone down. To get a penalty you have to hit the deck. I admire Dyche for wanting his players to be honest but that honesty cost us 2 points. It’s practically the rule now that a penalty won’t be given unless the player fouled goes down and holds there head or smacks the floor. That’s ...
by thelaughingclaret
Sat Mar 07, 2020 8:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wood Poleaxed
Replies: 67
Views: 5319

Re: Wood Poleaxed

If moss did give a penalty VAR would have reversed the decision. The referee whoever it was on VAR clearly didn’t think it was a penalty as VAR didn’t even look at it.
by thelaughingclaret
Fri Mar 06, 2020 11:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13866
Views: 295938

Re: Coronavirus

It’s a miracle we all survived swine flu. That was meant to kill most of us off wasn’t it? This is flu, maybe it’s a bad flu but it’s still flu and a new flu no one on earth before a month or 2 ago had ever had and therefore no one is immune to it so of course it will have a higher infection and dea...
by thelaughingclaret
Fri Mar 06, 2020 10:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Looks like the Bob Lord stand could be deserted for the Watford game
Replies: 26
Views: 2324

Re: Looks like the Bob Lord stand could be deserted for the Watford game

Surley the best idea if you’re going to ban certain people is to ban all walk ons and make it season ticket holders only? Walk ons are more likely to be from abroad/out of the local area and if something comes it is more likely one would think to come from them. Reduce away fans to maybe just a few ...