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by MACCA
Sat Aug 17, 2019 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 23
Views: 1398

Re: Danny Drinkwater

If Westwood and cork continue with their current form, it will be quite a wait for DD, and rightly so. Why, in your opinion has 1 or both been excellent the last 2 games? I know what their job is, however the quality is very limited regards attacking play, and that's what we need in games like toda...
by MACCA
Sat Aug 17, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RATE THE REF - Mike Dean v Arsenal
Replies: 31
Views: 886

Re: RATE THE REF - Mike Dean v Arsenal

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One of the very best we have, would happily have him every week
Sadly he's only one of a few who perform very highly mire often than not.
by MACCA
Sat Aug 17, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 23
Views: 1398

Danny Drinkwater

When do you think he will be first team ready fitness wise? Do you think he will start ahead of Westwood or Cork? If so who and when? Do you think we can make him a permanent signing or will he be off in January? I cant see him being a first team player at the expense of one of our full time players...
by MACCA
Sat Aug 17, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We Are Looking Very Organised
Replies: 28
Views: 1127

Re: We Are Looking Very Organised

Yay, organised I love it! Add that to the frozen season tickets, great pricing in the league cup and the great read that is the balance sheets , 2020 seems to be one to look forwards to. Ps my daughters organised, it's ok, but it's not something I'd shout from the roof tops. Youre possibly right, fe...
by MACCA
Sat Aug 17, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 69
Views: 2639

Re: Arsenal v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 8 made 2 very good stops, certainly kept us in it Lowton 5 not good going either way, several poor decisions Tarkowski 7 solid Mee 7 solid Pieters 5 offered zero going forward, a few tmes poor positioning, Taylor will be back before long Cork 6 average, our CM dont/cant take on a man, cross or ...
by MACCA
Sat Aug 17, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ed Sheeran Leeds Friday 16th August
Replies: 64
Views: 2260

Re: Ed Sheeran Leeds Friday 16th August

My daughters going tonight, she's taking her wellies just in case. Any other recommendations. If you dont take a bag, take your own beer etc in pockets as if no bags you're ushered through with no frisk etc. It was rammed, and queueing/ showing etiquette isnt appreciated at all, it's a dog fight fo...
by MACCA
Sat Aug 17, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ed Sheeran Leeds Friday 16th August
Replies: 64
Views: 2260

Re: Ed Sheeran Leeds Friday 16th August

Well, what can I say.
Whatever people say about him, he certainly knows how to write a number 1, and play that guitar.

The weather was horrific, but was a good night.

The Darkness were very good too.

Anyone going today will have a good day
by MACCA
Thu Aug 15, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mike Garlick on 'Turf More'
Replies: 104
Views: 5713

Re: Mike Garlick on 'Turf More'

Leeds must be crackers ( and loaded ) if they received a bid for 20m for a player out of contract in 10 months and didn't sell. Also BFC equally may have been called crackers bidding 20m for a player out of contract in 10 months time. I think theres a few porkies being told, and also a few "the...
by MACCA
Thu Aug 15, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Burnley v Sunderland – Cup Ticket Information
Replies: 96
Views: 2939

Re: 2019/20: Burnley v Sunderland – Cup Ticket Information

Spijed wrote:We had 17,863 home fans v Southampton
Last season in our first home game v Watford we had 17,758 fans.



Like I said, all irrelevant.

Doesn't matter who's on and who's not, it makes not 1bit of difference to anyone or anything.
by MACCA
Thu Aug 15, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Burnley v Sunderland – Cup Ticket Information
Replies: 96
Views: 2939

Re: 2019/20: Burnley v Sunderland – Cup Ticket Information

Quid a kid and ten pound for adults. Get the next generation watching. Less than 18k home fans on Saturday against Saints. Are ST sales down despite more seats available? A Family stand thats full of adults that have been there years won't get the next lot on. Next best is cheap cup games. Why? Let...
by MACCA
Thu Aug 15, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Burnley v Sunderland – Cup Ticket Information
Replies: 96
Views: 2939

Re: 2019/20: Burnley v Sunderland – Cup Ticket Information

Spijed wrote:Almost identical gate last season to Saturday's.


But with saints bringing more than last time, and a few extra home fans as it was the opening fixture.

I'd be surprised if attendances are not lower this season than last.

Anyway all is irrelevant
by MACCA
Thu Aug 15, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs Australia 2nd test
Replies: 117
Views: 3275

Re: England vs Australia 2nd test

258 all out
by MACCA
Thu Aug 15, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Burnley v Sunderland – Cup Ticket Information
Replies: 96
Views: 2939

Re: 2019/20: Burnley v Sunderland – Cup Ticket Information

ClaretTony wrote:Unless I’ve misread it then I think so.



Wow, that's 3 less on now then.

I shouldn't be surprised, but I often wonder who it is, who is allowed to continue to make poor decision after poor decision.
by MACCA
Thu Aug 15, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Burnley v Sunderland – Cup Ticket Information
Replies: 96
Views: 2939

Re: 2019/20: Burnley v Sunderland – Cup Ticket Information

The season ticket price is for the season ticket holder only based on sitting at his/her own seat So say if I want to take a child on for their first game, but dont want to let them have the CFS experience due to the noise and shocking facilities, I will be charged more if i want to take them in th...
by MACCA
Thu Aug 15, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Burnley v Sunderland – Cup Ticket Information
Replies: 96
Views: 2939

Re: 2019/20: Burnley v Sunderland – Cup Ticket Information

2 questions So if a season ticket holder, can you choose to sit elsewhere and still get the deal? If you want to bring on an extra friend or family who dont normally go, will they be charged the higher prices, even if attending with multiple other season ticket holders and purchased together and nex...
by MACCA
Thu Aug 15, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs Australia 2nd test
Replies: 117
Views: 3275

Re: England vs Australia 2nd test

Embarrassing

It was a test we couldn't really win batting first, I cannot believe we have got in a position where we should probably lose.

Our batting line up seems to show a sheer lack of quality mixed with stupidity right through it
by MACCA
Tue Aug 13, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: points total for next 4 games
Replies: 21
Views: 1318

Re: points total for next 4 games

Would snap your hands off for 4 points. Every away game in this league is difficult, so certainly no gimmies, even for a point. People are underestimating Brightin, they've just won 3-0 away at a usually very good Watford side, it wont be easy down their by any stretch. Liverpool can smash 3 or 4 pa...
by MACCA
Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ed Sheeran Leeds Friday 16th August
Replies: 64
Views: 2260

Re: Ed Sheeran Leeds Friday 16th August

jrtod61 wrote:Re taxi fare: current price from Oakwood Clock to Burnley centre is £85. Verbal quote from Yeadon-based private hire company (Daughter works there as dispatcher). Oakwood is at the bottom end of Roundhay Park.


It's ok I've got it for £45 from Leeds Train station to my door. ( in Burnley )
by MACCA
Tue Aug 13, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee confirmed for Arsenal game
Replies: 21
Views: 1406

Re: Referee confirmed for Arsenal game

Happy with this, he's very strong.
Improves our chances slightly of getting a result.

Thank goodness we avoided the like of Mason, Moss and the crazy gang.

I really rate Mike Dean
by MACCA
Tue Aug 13, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ed Sheeran Leeds Friday 16th August
Replies: 64
Views: 2260

Re: Ed Sheeran Leeds Friday 16th August

No. Going to watch Stiff Little Fingers at KGH. And so is everyone else who appreciates decent music. Appreciate all music myself, you wouldn't believe some of the names on my play list if I told you, nor the music I unwind too of an evening. Ps The Darkness and Lewis Capaldi are on, and I'm going ...
by MACCA
Mon Aug 12, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ed Sheeran Leeds Friday 16th August
Replies: 64
Views: 2260

Re: Ed Sheeran Leeds Friday 16th August

Somethingfishy wrote:He could be playing Padiham Memorial Park and i wouldn't bat an eyelid. Complete tosh.


You had both of his albums on your Ipod!
by MACCA
Mon Aug 12, 2019 6:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Three defenders on the bench Sat
Replies: 48
Views: 2452

Re: Three defenders on the bench Sat

Such as? Talks too much in the media about the manager and his team mates, and is a bit of a sulky character although the latter can happen if he feels he's not getting a fair crack at the whip. Also he wasn't SD preferred option, so maybe that also is something to do with the lack of opportunities...
by MACCA
Mon Aug 12, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Three defenders on the bench Sat
Replies: 48
Views: 2452

Re: Three defenders on the bench Sat

No Ney Never wrote:Is he simply not good enough or has he done something to pss Dyche off?


The latter
by MACCA
Mon Aug 12, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick
Replies: 67
Views: 3803

Re: Hendrick

I'm not his biggest fan, but recognise he has played very well out wide, and contributed when called upon ladt season.

I do think he is worth a new deal, but suppose it all depends whether he can find a better offer elsewhere and/or more regular first team football in his preferred position.
by MACCA
Mon Aug 12, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ed Sheeran Leeds Friday 16th August
Replies: 64
Views: 2260

Re: Ed Sheeran Leeds Friday 16th August

Bump
by MACCA
Sun Aug 11, 2019 9:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RATE THE REF - Graham Scott v Southampton
Replies: 35
Views: 1309

Re: RATE THE REF - Graham Scott v Southampton

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by MACCA
Sun Aug 11, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Managers pictures on Turnstiles.
Replies: 61
Views: 2680

Re: Managers pictures on Turnstiles.

Nothing like that in the CFS, although we've got the old ticket office marquee in there, which nicely collected all the vape and fag smoke, so was like I was on stars in your eyes as I passed through it.

Oh and a new Squeegy propping up the outside wall :lol: ;)
by MACCA
Sat Aug 10, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Southampton - Player Ratings
Replies: 79
Views: 4464

Re: Burnley v Southampton - Player Ratings

Belial wrote:Come again?


What do you mean again...
by MACCA
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match Choice on Sky
Replies: 8
Views: 563

Re: Match Choice on Sky

FactualFrank wrote:Thanks for the bloody spoiler, Macca.


Thank Burnley, what a waste of 45 minutes ;)
by MACCA
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New season no seat
Replies: 22
Views: 2239

Re: New season no seat

I'm more shocked that people are actually shocked.

Some fans expect way too much IMO
by MACCA
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match Choice on Sky
Replies: 8
Views: 563

Re: Match Choice on Sky

I'm 27 mins behind, and even though I know it was dire, I still cant fast forward it :lol:

It's not ever day you win 3-0 in the premier league
by MACCA
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Southampton
Replies: 67
Views: 6104

Re: Southampton

We were that "suspect" they failed to cause us many issues and shipped 3 goals , when if truth be known, we didnt really create much and wasnt at our best...

Wait until the play a Good side that creates a dozen chances.
by MACCA
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Finally we put some of the 110m to good use
Replies: 15
Views: 2707

Re: Finally we put some of the 110m to good use

Can you not email them about it? I believe the club had been emailed several times, and the squeegy as a token gesture signals they are aware of it. Just need the premier league to make it mandatory to have an entrance and exit where you dont need to wade through 2 inches of water, then we might se...
by MACCA
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Finally we put some of the 110m to good use
Replies: 15
Views: 2707

Re: Finally we put some of the 110m to good use

Steve1956 wrote::lol:it's not that simple they can't find the f***ing grate :roll:


I did chuckle at the squeegy... a token gesture that did absolutely fcuk all :lol:
by MACCA
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Pub - Vintage Claret
Replies: 97
Views: 7602

Re: New Pub - Vintage Claret

Didnt think it was too bad £9.20 I think for a Coors, Strongbow and a thwaites although after an hour ( by 14:00) they had run out of both Coors and Carling. Nice Decor, didn't stink, reasonable prices, reasonable clientele, decent toilets and the footy on, not a bad effort, and would deffo go in ag...
by MACCA
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Finally we put some of the 110m to good use
Replies: 15
Views: 2707

Re: Finally we put some of the 110m to good use

If it's that simple Macca get your sleeves rolled up and get your hand down the grate yourself,you can't keep moaning on about this every season,I'm sure the club will thank you Theres not even a grate :lol: If what's so simple A club fetching in 110m a season and posting 30m profits not being able...
by MACCA
Sat Aug 10, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Finally we put some of the 110m to good use
Replies: 15
Views: 2707

Re: Finally we put some of the 110m to good use

Finally dried ones socks and trainers, I'm sure next time theres a stadium facilities thread, someone will tell me "I'm just moaning and everything is hunkey dorey" Or "report it to the club... again" The fact they obviously know it's an issue ( due to the £10 squeegy) speaks vol...
by MACCA
Sat Aug 10, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope 0 Heaton 3
Replies: 37
Views: 3152

Re: Pope 0 Heaton 3

Heaton made at least 2 , maybe 3 very, very good saves.
Pope was relatively un tested.

I'm happy if that continues throughout the season..
by MACCA
Sat Aug 10, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Southampton - Player Ratings
Replies: 79
Views: 4464

Re: Burnley v Southampton - Player Ratings

Pope 7 assured, 1 smart stop 2nd half Lowton 7 Tarkowski 8 Mee 8 Pieters 7 had a bit of an iffy first half possession wise but grew into it JBG 7 lightweight 1st half in challenges, but the goal and 2nd half dragged him up Westwood 6 quite poor by his standards in possession Cork 6 last seasons Cork...
by MACCA
Sat Aug 10, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Ings
Replies: 78
Views: 6023

Re: Danny Ings

Thought when the "line ups" were announced as Redmond Ings Adam's we were in trouble for pace, but to be honest, none even had a sniff
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Great defensive display
by MACCA
Sat Aug 10, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Finally we put some of the 110m to good use
Replies: 15
Views: 2707

Finally we put some of the 110m to good use

Today Burnley Football Club decided to spend part of the 110m income on treating the fans.

Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome Simon the squeegee.... £4.99 very well spent IMO
by MACCA
Sat Aug 10, 2019 8:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 427010

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

jdrobbo wrote:Why is it often the default setting of humans to always try and have the last say


Not sure but it isn't half annoying, often making a nothing point, just so they've had the last word...
by MACCA
Fri Aug 09, 2019 7:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2 great windows business wise
Replies: 44
Views: 2293

Re: 2 great windows business wise

tarkys_ears wrote:Why not, you clearly have!


Oooooooookaaaaaaay :roll:
by MACCA
Thu Aug 08, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2 great windows business wise
Replies: 44
Views: 2293

Re: 2 great windows business wise

tarkys_ears wrote:Drugs are awesome!


Thats a matter of opinion, but whatever you do, don't take too many....
by MACCA
Thu Aug 08, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2 great windows business wise
Replies: 44
Views: 2293

Re: 2 great windows business wise

It's a fair point but you would probably have seen an average of 2 from that list in the starting eleven in the second half of last season. The surgery required isn't as radical as it first appears. UTC! How many of those do you think will be even here in 12 months time though? They'll need replaci...
by MACCA
Thu Aug 08, 2019 8:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2 great windows business wise
Replies: 44
Views: 2293

Re: 2 great windows business wise

SD has said that the net spend this window is £5M. Yes and when you throw in the Crouch + cash for Vokes, the net profit was 8.5m, so looking at 3.5m ish over 2 windows with IMO a better squad. Add with the wages saved on the likes Walter's, Couch, Heaton etc I think it's all balanced up nicely to ...
by MACCA
Thu Aug 08, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2 great windows business wise
Replies: 44
Views: 2293

Re: 2 great windows business wise

Didn't we sell Sam Vokes in January? And I think we have spent about £4M net Yes, last 2 windows have seen us A. Survive B. Make profit C. Ship out some ageing players/unwanted players D. Arguably improve the squad ( not splitting hairs it's all on opinions ) I've got to say I think it's been a goo...
by MACCA
Thu Aug 08, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2 great windows business wise
Replies: 44
Views: 2293

Re: 2 great windows business wise

Off the top of my head

Out

Vokes 9m
Heaton 8.5m
Ward free
Walters free
Wells Loan
Lindergaard free
Agyie compensation agreement

In
Peiters 1.5m
Jay rod 10m in total
Peacock-Farrel 3.5m
Drinkwater loan

Not bad business IMO
by MACCA
Thu Aug 08, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2 great windows business wise
Replies: 44
Views: 2293

2 great windows business wise

Successive successful windows has seen us improve the squad and basically breaking even, maybe even make a small profit. Is this our model. Yes we could have done better by spending some money and maybe on a guaranteed first teamer,, but with a overhaul of ageing players required in the near future,...
by MACCA
Thu Aug 08, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 427010

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Yes the loan signing of Drinkwater would make this window adequate. As in we are temporarily a bit improved from last year. Our goalkeeper situation has been weakened, our forward options improved and defence we have swapped a back up for a back up. We desperately required a CM for a while now and ...

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