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by ClaretLoup
Sat Oct 12, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covers
Replies: 72
Views: 1911

Re: Covers

Dave Rawlings & Gillian Welch do some ace covers.

Here is a Neil Young Toon. Very amusing into too.

https://youtu.be/iliCadW0s5Q
by ClaretLoup
Fri Oct 11, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Czech Republic vs England
Replies: 153
Views: 3500

Re: Czech Republic vs England

Looks like Nick Pope is on the bench ahead of Tom Heaton.
by ClaretLoup
Sun Oct 06, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We're all going on a European Tour
Replies: 56
Views: 2524

Re: We're all going on a European Tour

Yes please. Waited over 50 years, if I have to do that again I might not be here.
by ClaretLoup
Sun Oct 06, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Everton were dire today
Replies: 20
Views: 2150

Re: Everton were dire today

Ratings (With price tags ) Pickford (£25m) Holding his own ...... fill in the blank Coleman (£60k) was worth a punt. Dangerous yesterday, nearly killed two of our players Keane (£25m) scored seven for Burnley only one for Everton. You'll always be a Claret. Mina (£28m) big lad, & worth his weigh...
by ClaretLoup
Thu Oct 03, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Late goal earns point at leaders Spurs
Replies: 14
Views: 392

Re: ARTICLE: Late goal earns point at leaders Spurs

Nice to see Burnley Preston and Blackburn in the top seven of the Division, all above Chelsea, City and United. Liverpool were not even in the division, however, they had just, or were about to appoint Bill Shankly. With Bolton and Blackpool in there as well, it was the heyday for the North West tow...
by ClaretLoup
Sun Sep 29, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our style of play
Replies: 24
Views: 1789

Re: Our style of play

Since Burnley were promoted they have managed to take a bunch of Championship strikers, Ings, Gray, Vokes, Barnes and Wood and they have all achieved double figures in an EPL season except for Gray who was one short. So the "style of play "is tailored pretty much to what the club has at it...
by ClaretLoup
Sun Sep 29, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The bench yesterday
Replies: 12
Views: 1618

Re: The bench yesterday

Having decent players on the bench provides competition for places which should improve performance levels. Therefore having an expensive bench should not necessarily be seen as money wasted.
by ClaretLoup
Sat Sep 28, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aston Villa - Player Ratings
Replies: 61
Views: 4742

Re: Aston Villa - Player Ratings

Pope 6 some decent saves second one went through him, well hit though. Lowton 6 - targeted in first half and struggled a bit. Cross hit into their player led to first goal Tarky 8 - commanding Mee 8 - ditto Pieters 8 - set one goal up and planted another on Wood's head. A bit loose on Trezeguet espe...
by ClaretLoup
Wed Sep 25, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Praise for Burnley in Norwich Pinkun
Replies: 18
Views: 2491

Re: Praise for Burnley in Norwich Pinkun

Excellent summary and thanks for posting it Ian.
by ClaretLoup
Sun Sep 22, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Footy
Replies: 90
Views: 2477

Re: Today's Footy

Tough one at the Emirates. We don't really want Villa to get a confidence boosting win but we need to stay ahead of our Europa League spot rivals. A draw might be the best outcome.
by ClaretLoup
Sun Sep 22, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sunday Newspaper Report on Clarets Victory.
Replies: 44
Views: 4334

Re: Sunday Newspaper Report on Clarets Victory.

No one likes us, we don't care.
by ClaretLoup
Mon Sep 16, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Ipswich - U23 Latest
Replies: 60
Views: 4006

Re: Burnley v Ipswich - U23 Latest

Twitter feed has Cooney as No 2.

Richardson & Mc Glynn are quite small, think Barnes and Vydra. However a nice strong midfield pair. Philips & N'Guessan.

I see Richardson won the penalty.
by ClaretLoup
Sun Sep 15, 2019 10:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 70
Views: 5471

Re: Brighton v Burnley - Player Ratings

Struggling to see why Lennon is being singled out. I really think McNeil was poor today, lacked intensity. The game just passed him by! For all his faults (and he hasn't really had a really strong game yet as A Burnley player) Lennon appears to put himself about and get stuck in. Dont get me wrong ...
by ClaretLoup
Fri Sep 13, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater
Replies: 82
Views: 5116

Re: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater

I expect Burnley explored all the options re Drinkwater and probably sending him back to Chelsea was not one of them. Also, the fact is that the club has little or no experienced cover in the central midfield area. So they have had to make the best of what has so far been a bad job. On the plus side...
by ClaretLoup
Mon Sep 09, 2019 9:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s search for first win continues at Charlton
Replies: 36
Views: 1669

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

OK Thanks for that CT. Nothing serious I hope.
by ClaretLoup
Mon Sep 09, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s search for first win continues at Charlton
Replies: 36
Views: 1669

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

No Richardson today. Does this mean he is now in the first team squad given his selection for the bench vs Sunderland?
by ClaretLoup
Sun Sep 08, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 30604

Re: Drink water injury

Absolutely spot on, this moment can rejuvenate and fire him up into proving the doubters wrong and light the flame to repaying the loyalty shown if Dyche sticks by him. You are assuming Drinkwater has any form of moral compass and would show some 'loyalty'. My view is that Burnley are not a rehabil...
by ClaretLoup
Sun Sep 08, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 30604

Re: Drink water injury

The club need to think about the effect of having Drinkwater around the place on the other players. So far he has rocked up not fit enough to start a game until the end of August. & then gets so legless he can't remember what he has done gets himself injured so he will probably be out for a coup...
by ClaretLoup
Mon Sep 02, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pieters v Salah
Replies: 43
Views: 2821

Re: Pieters v Salah

Hibsclaret wrote:He was in Erik’s pocket


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.
by ClaretLoup
Sun Sep 01, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Liverpool - Player Ratings
Replies: 84
Views: 5402

Re: Burnley v Liverpool - Player Ratings

Pope - 7 made at least 3 saves that kept the score down Lowton - 4 some really dreadful distribution at times Pieters - 6 handled Salah quite well but didn't get forward much Mee - 5 really poor mistake for the killer goal the equivalent of Joe Root out for a duck. Tarkowski - 7 battled hard to stem...
by ClaretLoup
Sun Sep 01, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Liverpool - Player Ratings
Replies: 84
Views: 5402

Re: Burnley v Liverpool - Player Ratings

I'm stunned by some marks higher than 4 for Wood, apart from the chance he had I thought he was shocking, lightweight,slow, always on his heels, looks bored half the time and constantly offside. Up against the UEFA player of the year who beat Messi & Ronaldo to the award and Klopp who said in h...
by ClaretLoup
Fri Aug 30, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool predictions?
Replies: 58
Views: 2209

Re: Liverpool predictions?

Don't think Kopp will play any second stringers unlike previous years. So sadly 1 - 3 to the Champions of Europe.
by ClaretLoup
Wed Aug 28, 2019 10:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche or the players
Replies: 42
Views: 2664

Re: Dyche or the players

Dyche has just come out and said it's the players. According to SD the reason they are not in the team is because they couldn't be arsed in the second half. Quite unusual for him and he sounded genuinely cheesed off.
by ClaretLoup
Wed Aug 28, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 52
Views: 5323

Re: Danny Drinkwater

Thought it was a bit strange that he rocked up at Burnley patently unfit despite having a pre season at Chelsea. On £100k a week he could have hired a personal trainer, but then again he is another footballer too thick to hire a taxi when he is three sheets to the wind.
by ClaretLoup
Wed Aug 28, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 1302
Views: 97842

Re: Bolton

Hotel is the only thing that makes money, even during admin it has had some minor upgrades Made losses of half a million in both 2016 and 2017 https://www.bwfc.co.uk/siteassets/documents/bolton-whites-hotel-limited_2016-17-accounts.pdf I don't think the figures for 2018 have been submitted yet, how...
by ClaretLoup
Wed Aug 28, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 1302
Views: 97842

Re: Bolton

Re the hotel at Horwich. I seem to remember reading that it made a loss of about circa £1 million per year and therefore had the opposite effect to that intended on Bolton's finances. Let's hope the BFC board don't get any daft ideas about investing the spare dry powder and stick to what they know b...
by ClaretLoup
Wed Aug 28, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ex-EFL
Replies: 31
Views: 1820

Re: Ex-EFL

Tricky Trevor wrote:
Bury should look to the teams who went out and came back succesfully.
Lincoln
Luton
Newport etc.,
.


You missed out the most famous Phoenix club TT.

Accy Stanley, closely followed by Wimbledon.
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 26, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win
Replies: 25
Views: 970

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win

Richardson was outstanding today. His control pace shooting and decision making were excellent. For a littleguy, he is wiry tough. However Dunne I thought had a poor game. He was outrun by the Col U forwards and they exploited his lack of pace in the second half.
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 26, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win
Replies: 25
Views: 970

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win

Final score 2 - 2

They let this one slip.
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win
Replies: 25
Views: 970

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win

Immediately Koiki sets up Richardson who brings it down but the keeper is on him and saves point blank.
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win
Replies: 25
Views: 970

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win

Looking a bit ragged st the back and Col U cash in

2 - 2
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win
Replies: 25
Views: 970

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win

Long bouncing ball. Richardson contour it set himself and hits the post.
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win
Replies: 25
Views: 970

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win

Dunne beaten for pace down the side of the box. Clear pen and No 9 converts

2 - 1
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win
Replies: 25
Views: 970

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win

Yes jam. Richardson turns provider this time. Sets up Benson. Keeper makes point blank block.
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win
Replies: 25
Views: 970

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win

The ground is in Tiptree. Anyone idea what it is famous for?
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 26, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win
Replies: 25
Views: 970

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win

Dunne gets caught out by a through ball and then flattens their bloke in the box. Ref isn't interested. Col U have a chance from the loose ball but it's blocked for a corner.

Half time here one more goal should put this one to bed.
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 26, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win
Replies: 25
Views: 970

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win

Richardson rattles the bar after twisting their back line in knots should have scored really
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 26, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win
Replies: 25
Views: 970

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win

Needless booking for Harker. Must have heat stroke.
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 26, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win
Replies: 25
Views: 970

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win

Square ball to Richardson on the edge of the box and he wallops it first time right footed into the far corner.

2 - 0

Looks to be a complete miss match.
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 26, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win
Replies: 25
Views: 970

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win

Nothing much in this until Richardson out muscles a defender in the box squares it first player misses but Koiki rifles In the loose ball.

1 - 0 to the Mighty Clarets.
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 26, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win
Replies: 25
Views: 970

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win

Clarets line up McMahon Coone Glenn on Philips Thomas Dunne Bayode Benson Harker Richardson Koiki.

Subs Calderbank-Park N'Guessan McGlynn Cropper Younger.

Looks a strong line up KO about 5 mins late.
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 26, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win
Replies: 25
Views: 970

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s searching for first win

31C here at Florence Park - The Talent Factory. Oh yes.
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 19, 2019 11:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves v Man Utd
Replies: 93
Views: 3718

Re: Wolves v Man Utd

Dyched wrote:Fine without it? Really?

Lampard vs Germany
Maradona vs England
Henry vs France

Just a few instances which would/could have changed the course of football history. If the correct decision had been made.



I don't think it would have made any difference at Agincourt, we still would have won.
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 12, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Blackburn Rovers. Is it too early
Replies: 81
Views: 6241

Re: Blackburn Rovers. Is it too early

I can see their one point.. Boro have not started well and they have that drongo Woodgate in charge. He is as thick as a Plank.
by ClaretLoup
Mon Aug 12, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick
Replies: 67
Views: 6406

Re: Hendrick

Just to correct the suggestion/impression that Jeff is a "squad player" . He is a couple short of 100 Premier League appearances for Burnley. He usually makes around 30 starts per season. He played in pretty much every game during the good spell from Boxing Day last season. Whether you rat...
by ClaretLoup
Sun Aug 11, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: REPORT: Saints blown away by the Clarets
Replies: 23
Views: 1985

Re: REPORT: Saints blown away by the Clarets

I though the ref did very well yesterday especially with the new VAR thing, first game of the season and the conditions. I thought he got all the major decisions re goals, penalties and red cards right and was vindicated by VAR. There were one or two minor fouls he missed like a shirt pull in front...
by ClaretLoup
Sun Aug 11, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lampard out....
Replies: 72
Views: 4351

Re: Lampard out....

Looking at Chelsea's player roster with respect to midfielders, they have really spunked some money on a few of them: Kovacic was £40m however he has played for Real Madrid and Inter Milan, Jorghino was £57m from Napoli, WorldCup winner Kante a snip at £30m, and Pulisic a 20 year old American from B...
by ClaretLoup
Thu Aug 08, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 478474

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

yorkyclaret wrote:Problem is if he plays well for us, some other club will want to buy him in Jan.


it will be a bigger problem if he doesn't play well for Burnley especially and he probably will be the best paid player at the club.
by ClaretLoup
Thu Aug 08, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 478474

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

williamjblazkowicz wrote:How is Danny going to Drinkwater if there's no Wells?


Stop worrying, we have got Calderbank-Park in the youth team.
by ClaretLoup
Thu Aug 08, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Road to Wembley starts this weekend
Replies: 63
Views: 3516

Road to Wembley starts this weekend

Some interesting names in the First Round Draw Northampton On Chenecks: ON stands for Old Northamptonians an association formed to commemorate, staff pupils and alumni of the local Grammar School killed in WW1. This is their first season in the FA Cup as previously they were unable to meet FA ground...

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