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by MACCA
Fri May 24, 2019 7:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If you could re-live one goal celebration .....
Replies: 37
Views: 560

Re: If you could re-live one goal celebration .....

Burnley

Francis
Elliot
Ings ( was abit all about him, could have been better )
Arfield ( class showed what it meant )

England
Gazza
Owen v Argentina
by MACCA
Fri May 24, 2019 7:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Salomon Rondon
Replies: 44
Views: 2799

Re: Salomon Rondon

For £15m, you can have blistering pace. For £15m, you can get a poacher. For £15m, I’m afraid you can’t have both. In fact, for £15m, you can’t get an awful lot. Hell, £15m wouldn’t even get you Chris Wood, and without wishing to be horrible to the lad, he doesn’t actually fit EITHER of those requi...
by MACCA
Thu May 23, 2019 2:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Salomon Rondon
Replies: 44
Views: 2799

Re: Salomon Rondon

Not for me, I like him, but realistically how long has he got his pace and power for? Hes very similar to our Ashley, ( and to some extent Wood ) and if we were going to pay 15m out, I'd rather ( personally) go for someone that gives us something different, like blistering pace/poacher. We dont seem...
by MACCA
Wed May 22, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jonjoe Kenny
Replies: 22
Views: 2837

Re: Jonjoe Kenny

Should I have heard of him? His name rings a bell, as it's a touch unique however I wouldn't be able to say I've noticed him, seen him play or know his style. What does he bring to the table? Is he a good up and coming young player? An xciting attacking full back type player like Trippier? One for t...
by MACCA
Wed May 22, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Transfer Rumours
Replies: 50
Views: 4881

Re: Transfer Rumours

You have some weird obsession with sea air, maybe you should get out and get yourself some. Lets leave it at that, I am bored with you and I am sure you feel the same. I do often go the seaside, but living in Burnley reduces my opportunity. Correct, I am bored, if you've nothing nice to say or cont...
by MACCA
Wed May 22, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Transfer Rumours
Replies: 50
Views: 4881

Re: Transfer Rumours

If we do such a shame you won't be attending next season, as for some odd reason you kept telling anyone how you had wrote a big NO on your renewal and handed it in. Sea air is certainly taking its toll, I didn't say I wouldn't be attending, never have I once said that. Also I dont keep telling eve...
by MACCA
Wed May 22, 2019 1:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Transfer Rumours
Replies: 50
Views: 4881

Re: Transfer Rumours

Not sure if you are being serious as I can't always tell with you MACCA but yes you are right, Dyche never signs mid 20's foreign players who are attack minded. NEVER! Well barring, Wood, Vydra, Gudmundsson who all feature regularly in our 1st team. Plus Defour and Hennings were both around 27-28 w...
by MACCA
Wed May 22, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Transfer Rumours
Replies: 50
Views: 4881

Re: Transfer Rumours

tiger76 wrote:CM
24
Has shown he's capable of providing a goal threat from midfield
It's a yes from me.

Alas if that quartet are genuinely interested we'd be blown out of the water on wages. :(


Are you mad?

Age, nationality and too attacking, which rules him out of our business model.
by MACCA
Tue May 21, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lowerhouse v Burnley Cricket Rivalry
Replies: 21
Views: 820

Re: Lowerhouse v Burnley Cricket Rivalry

It's a thing. Just as Burnley vs Blackburn "is". To some people it matters more than others, but I can assure you, to the players, it matters. Non of this fighting in lumps like the football, mind. We beat our 2004 record gate of £4951.50 (£3 Gate) at last years final £6469. (£4 adult, £2...
by MACCA
Tue May 21, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley owners ranked 5th best in Premier League.
Replies: 10
Views: 1626

Re: Burnley owners ranked 5th best in Premier League.

What a load of old tosh!





















They're the best!
by MACCA
Tue May 21, 2019 9:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lowerhouse v Burnley Cricket Rivalry
Replies: 21
Views: 820

Re: Lowerhouse v Burnley Cricket Rivalry

Oh no, not cricket casuals now too, quick erect the fences...
by MACCA
Tue May 21, 2019 8:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Potter’s Brighton Team for next season
Replies: 6
Views: 826

Re: Potter’s Brighton Team for next season

I'd sell the lot of them, although they'd probably only fetch a quid each...
by MACCA
Tue May 21, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lowerhouse v Burnley Cricket Rivalry
Replies: 21
Views: 820

Re: Lowerhouse v Burnley Cricket Rivalry

Just like any local rivalry really. Theres 2 teams ( well 1 really ;-) ) in the town so theres always going to be some banter between the 2. It's a great family day out down the house, if the suns out, theres no better way to soak up the sun with a few beers, they certainly know how to host a good d...
by MACCA
Mon May 20, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Doctor under investigation....
Replies: 11
Views: 1310

Re: Doctor under investigation....

fanzone wrote:The main joke being the country?


It's not the country, it's the occupants and what they've done to it.

Sadly it is only getting worse, to the point people can't even stick to, or accept a decision reached by vote.
by MACCA
Mon May 20, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Doctor under investigation....
Replies: 11
Views: 1310

Re: Doctor under investigation....

So many jokes, so little time...
by MACCA
Mon May 20, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Transfer Targets
Replies: 163
Views: 14514

Re: Transfer Targets

What's that got to do with it? Are our signings now to be judged on how many other clubs are after the same player? No but by saying many other premier league clubs would have wanted him, makes his question a good 1. How many wanted him that much they tried to sign him? I'd guess between 0 and 1 ot...
by MACCA
Mon May 20, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Transfer Targets
Replies: 163
Views: 14514

Re: Transfer Targets

Prior to getting injured I suspect many Premier league sides would have loved to have a player like Walters. Of course, and we no doubt beat off stiff competition for his signature. Sadly he got injured and in truth became an expensive mistake, that many people called on his arrival. ( I was in the...
by MACCA
Mon May 20, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Transfer Targets
Replies: 163
Views: 14514

Re: Transfer Targets

James Maddison had never kicked a ball in the PL before this season. Neither had Brooks Maguire Wilson Pope Vardy Robertson Tarkowski To name just a few that hadn't yet a season or 2 later some could/did command fees of 50m It's about identifying them early, and of course theres risk, but theres al...
by MACCA
Sat May 18, 2019 8:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ticket office closing after tomorrow
Replies: 7
Views: 858

Re: Ticket office closing after tomorrow

Thank goodness for that!


Oh wait its just temporarily...

( joke )
by MACCA
Fri May 17, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New home kit
Replies: 221
Views: 10018

Re: New home kit

martin_p wrote:Or travel back to the 1970s! Sponsors on shirts are hardly new things.


I'm not sure what you mean there...

Also I've not managed to save up for a time travelling machine yet either
by MACCA
Fri May 17, 2019 3:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New signing for Northampton
Replies: 25
Views: 2791

Re: New signing for Northampton

Claret Till I Die wrote:Hair...... :lol:


Everything.

Our Sean isn't the cutest hun out there is he, theres only 2 women who'd say he was a cutey, his mum and wife..
( without fame and fortune of course )
by MACCA
Fri May 17, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New signing for Northampton
Replies: 25
Views: 2791

Re: New signing for Northampton

I bet hes glad he got his mothers gene's...
by MACCA
Fri May 17, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New home kit
Replies: 221
Views: 10018

Re: New home kit

Agree 100%. If the club offered an option to buy a shirt with a sponsor on for £40 or a shirt without a sponsor for £50, I'd choose the £50 version. All kits look crap with sponsors logos. This The reason I dont bother any more. I prefer the training wear if anything, but even those had a sponsor o...
by MACCA
Fri May 17, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: First signing predictions
Replies: 35
Views: 2244

Re: First signing predictions

You might think I'm going mad as it could seem crazier than the Messi prediction,but I actually think we might sign someone for the first team before we start back for pre season! (So i mean a new, not a re-sign , and not one for the development teams ) We've had 3 windows now of getting burnt a dil...
by MACCA
Fri May 17, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New home kit
Replies: 221
Views: 10018

Re: New home kit

Its the same as how all teams have new home kits every season. Can anyone remember when Man Utd did it in their first contract with Nike and the papers and parents went into a frenzy. Now it's an accepted norm. Same as sizing. Totally agree.. More and more clubs getting greedy. Often eating at the ...
by MACCA
Fri May 17, 2019 2:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New home kit
Replies: 221
Views: 10018

Re: New home kit

Exactly this. My lad is 8. He's not the tallest lad in his class and he's as thin as a rake but with the ridiculously sizing on these tops his current shirt is age 11-12. How long before I'm paying full whack for an adult's kit? It's all part of it, more cash that way. I'd love yo see child at 17 w...
by MACCA
Fri May 17, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New home kit
Replies: 221
Views: 10018

Re: New home kit

And another year when my son asks why he can’t have the same shirt as the team actually wear. Cheers betting company wankers. It's ok, when he reaches 11 or 12 he can then advertise gambling companies. As they allow kids gambling companies on the shirt, if you do say is it possible to have a plain ...
by MACCA
Thu May 16, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: just a teaser for interest simple YES, NO or SAME
Replies: 50
Views: 1281

Re: just a teaser for interest simple YES, NO or SAME

Improve in what way?

Probably not for about 80% of things, but there will be no doubt he could improve something somewhere.

No manager is complete and has no room for improvement.
by MACCA
Thu May 16, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: For anyone wanting to watch some Burnley/youth footy this weekend
Replies: 4
Views: 570

For anyone wanting to watch some Burnley/youth footy this weekend

Folloeing some long discussions on our youth team/policy.
If the weathers nice, here could be a good place to get your footy fix.
You might even see a star or 2 of the future...
by MACCA
Thu May 16, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Ntumba Massanka leaves Burnley
Replies: 22
Views: 2283

Re: ARTICLE: Ntumba Massanka leaves Burnley

Things can change so much at youth level, 1 year they could look a world beater and destined for very good things, a year later an injury, bad loan move or loss of form could see them not kick on again, and fall seriously out of favour. Theres also an element of luck, when that door creeps open slig...
by MACCA
Thu May 16, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A decent brekky in and around Burnley
Replies: 45
Views: 2285

Re: A decent brekky in and around Burnley

Another for Bistro 197, its excellent there.
Never had an "ok" meal never mind bad one.
Everything they do seems to be very good

Had JJs previously, also good, just not as good as the bistro.
by MACCA
Thu May 16, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds 700 not out
Replies: 28
Views: 2041

Re: Leeds 700 not out

I just it was pretty cool stat. Tbf I bet most clubs had an academy product in their squads until the late 90s/early 2000s. Very true , it us. I'd heard it before, it's the 1 thing they like to mention after them being the biggest club in the world, having the best fans, winning lots of trophies et...
by MACCA
Thu May 16, 2019 8:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Staff at Turnstiles
Replies: 44
Views: 2557

Re: Staff at Turnstiles

We nearly always get a "thank you and enjoy the game" at the Bob Lord turnstiles. No complaints from me in that regard. also get that in the CFS, very polite in turnstile 46, and it's a different person nearly everytime. although it's usually, "thank you and enjoy the game, with your...
by MACCA
Thu May 16, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds 700 not out
Replies: 28
Views: 2041

Re: Leeds 700 not out

Also had an academy player in every matchday squad. When I say every matchday squad. I mean EVERY matchdy squad in their history. I'd sooner not have 1 in and be in a higher league though... But fair play for looking out for the local kids and providing some employment. Who wants top flight footbal...
by MACCA
Wed May 15, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bid for Jay then?
Replies: 54
Views: 3887

Re: Bid for Jay then?

Seems to be a weird misconception that it’s West Brom who aren’t worth dealing with. Last summer it’s my understanding that they set a very clear fee that they would allow Rodriguez to leave for, and they stuck by it. It wasn’t them, it was us. We’re the ones who aren’t worth dealing with :lol: Thi...
by MACCA
Tue May 14, 2019 12:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mike Dean
Replies: 45
Views: 2729

Re: Mike Dean

If you think he's gone OTT here, wait until/if Spurs score in the champions league final, he'll be going bat sh1t crazy then!
by MACCA
Tue May 14, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2009 Play Off Reunion Meal
Replies: 276
Views: 8390

Re: 2009 Play Off Reunion Meal

Just had a quick look through this thread ,so I may have missed it, but where was Robbie Blake? He was on the coaching staff st Portsmouth, so will have most probably been up in Sunderland for the playoffs if indeed he's still there. Not sure on the lack of a video recording, I'm sure he could have...
by MACCA
Mon May 13, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyches last good signing
Replies: 25
Views: 2392

Re: Dyches last good signing

Westwood, he's been fantastic this season.

If we can get him a partner, we could have a very good central pairing at this level
by MACCA
Mon May 13, 2019 7:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Crouch could well stay
Replies: 146
Views: 8142

Re: Crouch could well stay

I'd like to see him get a few starts next season. That's when we'll see the best of him. With 30 plus starts I'm confident he will be around the 15 to 20 goal mark. I'd be over the moon if we gave him a 2 year deal. People forget how Matthews was stil a potent threat at this level right into his la...
by MACCA
Mon May 13, 2019 6:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Arsenal - Player Ratings
Replies: 53
Views: 2641

Re: Burnley v Arsenal - Player Ratings

Heaton 5 his high standards have slipped a few times in this last half a dozen games or so. Lowton 7 Tarkowski 7 Mee 7 that block! Taylor 7 Hendrick 5 hopefully a one off trip back to the old Jeff Cork 5 having more off games than on lately Westwood 7 McNeil 6 quiet Barnes 6 Wood 5 should be doing b...
by MACCA
Mon May 13, 2019 6:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your Season Highlight?
Replies: 51
Views: 1499

Re: Your Season Highlight?

There's quite a few when you think back, but Aberdeen and Athens will take some beating. the latter was probably the best experience I've had watching us. The whole trip was great.

If talking a single league game I'd say Bournemouth away, great display.
by MACCA
Mon May 13, 2019 6:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2009 Play Off Reunion Meal
Replies: 276
Views: 8390

Re: 2009 Play Off Reunion Meal

Aye - all that dross when we won a lot more games and came first and second under Dyche. It was terrible seeing us get 20 plus more points than under Coyle. Both of the Dyche promotion sides would have leathered Coyle’s team. Don’t get me wrong i enjoyed our one season in the sun under Coyle before...
by MACCA
Sun May 12, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2009 Play Off Reunion Meal
Replies: 276
Views: 8390

Re: 2009 Play Off Reunion Meal

Polite applause as to not lower the tone of the evening but getting off my seat to give him a standing ovation, no ******* chance. Each to their own and who am i to tell others how to react. I couldn't get enough of him. What a guy, I presume all the haters haven't witness the dross under dyche Bes...
by MACCA
Sun May 12, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cork
Replies: 58
Views: 3767

Re: Cork

I thought he had a poor game but Hendrick made him look like he had a worldie. 2 new midfielders are top of the list this summer. Thank goodness Westwood and McNeil came to the party Sshh hes a fan favourite As a overweight 30 something, I genuinely think I'd offer more than Jeff. What was that dec...
by MACCA
Sun May 12, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cork
Replies: 58
Views: 3767

Re: Cork

Ooogeorgeorgeoghani wrote:Great game today again but still getting caught in possession too much and losing it in dangerous places , got away with one today but then put mee in trouble for their first , needs to work on moving it quicker


Put the rod away

Quite possibly the worst Burnley player for nearly a month!
by MACCA
Sun May 12, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: And that's next season's objective in a nutshell
Replies: 15
Views: 1294

Re: And that's next season's objective in a nutshell

Next season’s objective I is very simple… Keep the same shape and organisation, but do everything quicker… Much, much quicker! That was last years too. If you're bringing on Peter crouch to rescue the game, you're miles behind. Yes 6 months as a stop gap, fair play. Anymore, you're deluded. Game wa...
by MACCA
Sun May 12, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: And that's next season's objective in a nutshell
Replies: 15
Views: 1294

Re: And that's next season's objective in a nutshell

Ooogeorgeorgeoghani wrote:We should have had 4 in the first half including a penalty , they for lucky with their first and that was that but in the whole I didn't think we played too bad


Absolutely, if 4-0 @ HT, no one could have argued any different...
by MACCA
Sun May 12, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: And that's next season's objective in a nutshell
Replies: 15
Views: 1294

Re: And that's next season's objective in a nutshell

WestMidsClaret wrote:Macca hasn't been sober for at least a week :lol: ;)



Too much credit there, I'd take a week ha ha
by MACCA
Sun May 12, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scott Carson
Replies: 38
Views: 2725

Re: Scott Carson

SkiptonClaret wrote:The profile being “old” I assume ?


Come again?

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