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by Blackrod
Thu Jan 23, 2020 12:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manchester United v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 68
Views: 3719

Re: Manchester United v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 8 Lowton 9 Tarkowski 9 Mee 9 Taylor 10 mom Hendrick 9 Westwood 9 Cork 9 McNeil 8 Wood 9 JRod 10 Outstanding team performance. We looked totally up for it from the start. We looked like an experienced Premier League team and didn’t give the opposition too much respect. Well done to Dyche too and...
by Blackrod
Thu Jan 23, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Charlie Taylor
Replies: 46
Views: 3014

Re: Charlie Taylor

Very assured display from the off. Great game.
by Blackrod
Wed Jan 22, 2020 10:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Well done Jay Rod
Replies: 49
Views: 3408

Re: Well done Jay Rod

Superb strike. Well done !
by Blackrod
Wed Jan 22, 2020 10:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Simply outstanding
Replies: 50
Views: 2574

Re: Simply outstanding

Something has happened or been said between half time against Leicester or before tonight’s match. In the first half we looked different. Everyone was on it and we didn’t look remotely phased or intimidated by Man Utd. Players like Taylor Jay Rod and Wood just looked so confident. Great team perform...
by Blackrod
Wed Jan 22, 2020 10:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manure versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 388
Views: 12683

Re: Man Utd versus MIGHTY CLARETS

What a result what a team performance
by Blackrod
Wed Jan 22, 2020 9:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manure versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 388
Views: 12683

Re: Man Utd versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Stunning finish.
by Blackrod
Wed Jan 22, 2020 9:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manure versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 388
Views: 12683

Re: Man Utd versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Hope we can keep it up. Looked very assured first half. Think we’ll need to score again though which may be the problem.
by Blackrod
Wed Jan 22, 2020 12:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1277
Views: 133328

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

UpTheClaretsFCBK wrote:
Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:29 am
Why? Bardsley has been a great signing when you look at the fee and games we've gotten out of him.

Pieters is decent cover for the fee.

Crouch was only ever meant to be there in an emergency.

None of them have been a total disaster.
Jonathan Walters. What value we had.
by Blackrod
Wed Jan 22, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1277
Views: 133328

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Joe Allen past it at this level. That ship should have sailed. If that’s the best we can come up with it’s very poor. Let’s get a hungry younger player in.
by Blackrod
Wed Jan 22, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: M65
Replies: 29
Views: 2466

Re: M65

It’s a struggle to see on there at night. Don’t know how the cars speeding and tailgating with heavily tinted windows manage.
by Blackrod
Tue Jan 21, 2020 7:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1277
Views: 133328

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

DYCHE TIGHT-LIPPED ON TRANSFERS Burnley manager Sean Dyche has remained tight-lipped when asked about any January transfers, with Ben Gibson linked with a number of Sky Bet Championship clubs. He said: “Every manager is linked with every player, even more so now. The growth in the media as we all k...
by Blackrod
Tue Jan 21, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1277
Views: 133328

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

At least we are keeping our movements on strengthening the top priority of Central Midfield close to our chests. I am sure we are going to come up with a real gem.
by Blackrod
Mon Jan 20, 2020 11:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pre match superstitions
Replies: 36
Views: 872

Re: Pre match superstitions

I always walk the same way to the ground. I’ve also gone back to an old scarf which seems to bring better results than a new one.
by Blackrod
Mon Jan 20, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1277
Views: 133328

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Anything’s possible these days.
by Blackrod
Mon Jan 20, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: REPORT: Clarets get much needed win against Leicester
Replies: 17
Views: 1036

Re: REPORT: Clarets get much needed win against Leicester

Good report. I remember being quite pleased when we signed Paul Barnes. Seems a while ago but not 22 years.
by Blackrod
Sun Jan 19, 2020 8:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee
Replies: 146
Views: 5989

Re: Ben Mee

Ben Mee has been very consistent over the years. If he’s done for pace the odd time or has the odd poor game I’d still prefer him in the side generally. Course he has limitations but makes up for it in other ways. Very committed player. A fine servant and one player who deserves a bit more respect m...
by Blackrod
Sun Jan 19, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MASSIVE Result
Replies: 98
Views: 4423

Re: MASSIVE Result

A great result but we need to build on it and for it not to be a flash in the pan. Some are getting ahead of themselves. Very good that we managed to come back from going a goal down. Also another poster mentioned one of the great points about today which was the other teams at the bottom would have...
by Blackrod
Sun Jan 19, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Leicester
Replies: 367
Views: 8111

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lestershiity

Predictable. Could it be game over again already .....zzzz
by Blackrod
Sat Jan 18, 2020 10:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The influence of one player (Pablo Hernandez)...who’s ours?
Replies: 20
Views: 1093

Re: The influence of one player (Pablo Hernandez)...who’s ours?

Not so much recent years but our results when Paul Cook played were unbelievably better than when he didn't play. The reverse was that results were far better when Chris Eagles and Charlie Austin didn't play than when they did. No idea on current squad as to whether any player makes a difference on...
by Blackrod
Sat Jan 18, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harry and Megan
Replies: 29
Views: 1204

Re: Harry and Megan

Think he is still a Prince. Just no longer HRH for either of them. Still Duke and Duchess of Sussex Has Meghan ever been to Sussex ? Or any affiliation with the place ? Bit of a nonsense really. If he wants to do his own thing with no public money ( for anything which I doubt ) who can complain it’...
by Blackrod
Sat Jan 18, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Please can we have
Replies: 11
Views: 878

Re: Please can we have

And not go a goal down and that be game over.
by Blackrod
Sat Jan 18, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Please can we have
Replies: 11
Views: 878

Re: Please can we have

Please can we ..... Not have a dour game Not huff and puff to 0-0 at half time and that be our best half Have trained on something this week that might surprise the opposition Have worked on passing the ball,controlling it and keeping possession Planned to up the intensity, the pressing and off the ...
by Blackrod
Sat Jan 18, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nahki Wells
Replies: 102
Views: 5870

Re: Nahki Wells

Haven’t read the full thread but I thought Wells looked ok in the brief cameos I saw. More so than Vydra really. I may have missed any poor showing if away. Perhaps he should have had more of a chance.
by Blackrod
Sat Jan 18, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1277
Views: 133328

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Tribesmen wrote:
Sat Jan 18, 2020 4:04 pm
Has anyone any transfer news ?
No.

Give the club a chance we only need about 4 players (certainly 2) but there is 1 week and 6 days still left. The fax machine has only just got its annual safety certificate.
by Blackrod
Sat Jan 18, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footy
Replies: 126
Views: 3734

Re: Today's footy

Looks like lots of exciting games, goals for most sides and some surprises .... roll on tomorrow ....
by Blackrod
Sat Jan 18, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Laurence Fox
Replies: 91
Views: 4471

Re: Laurence Fox

Not only did he get called racist and a privilged white guy - as though there are no priviliged Chinese African or other coliur guys) he was called Sexist for saying he thought Kier Starmer would be the best candidate for new leader of the Labour party. Ms Boyle and Baroness Chakrabati made themsel...
by Blackrod
Sat Jan 18, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1277
Views: 133328

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Nixon reiterates Burnley have no interest in Bowen. Well I must say, if a young, exciting and highly prolific player, in a position we require, at a price we could probably afford isn’t on our list, then we must have one hell of an alternative in mind! :o I think we need more patience. Soon there w...
by Blackrod
Sat Jan 18, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1277
Views: 133328

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

You’ll have a long wait then.
by Blackrod
Sat Jan 18, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Laurence Fox
Replies: 91
Views: 4471

Laurence Fox

Well done for speaking up and show casing when people brand the term ‘racist’ around loosely. I heard a university lecturer / professor the other day say that a newspaper article had described Meghan as ‘pushy’ and ‘agressive’and this was clearly ‘racism’. Racism should be fought and this country ha...
by Blackrod
Sat Jan 18, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1277
Views: 133328

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Not many if anyone is asking for entertaining football. This keeps coming up in peoples posts. The football is very poor at the minute but that's nothing new. It's the stale, slow, predictable and clueless efforts we keep churning out. You got to freshen it up with either new faces or new tactics o...
by Blackrod
Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Now is the time
Replies: 36
Views: 2370

Re: Now is the time

The fans have been behind the team the last few matches haven’t they ?
by Blackrod
Fri Jan 17, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Score prediction v Leicester
Replies: 39
Views: 1202

Score prediction v Leicester

I was toying with 1-3 but think I will go 0-2 with one shot on target.
by Blackrod
Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1277
Views: 133328

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

It’s as though we think the market will move in our favour whilst we stand back aghast. It won’t. If we haven’t put structures in place to source from elsewhere ( as we should have known this for a while) we may as well put the white flag up and say we are not participating but thanks very much for ...
by Blackrod
Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds bid for Bowen
Replies: 42
Views: 3166

Re: Leeds bid for Bowen

The loan fee is relative to what they are confident he will help them achieve. It’s thinking outside the box and rigid structures of what they will and won’t do.
by Blackrod
Thu Jan 16, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1277
Views: 133328

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

With Barnes out we now need a CM, Striker, RB and Right Winger. At lot of business to get wrapped up in 2 weeks. I’m expecting a squad filler and U23 player but hoping we actually deal with some of these shortcomings that are coming home to roost.
by Blackrod
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1277
Views: 133328

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

If we make no changes to the playing staff or coaching/management expect more of the same. It’s broken and needs fixing. These are not tight margins that can be papered over.
by Blackrod
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sunday match v Leicester City
Replies: 9
Views: 1669

Re: Sunday match v Leicester City

This is a nice idea in isolation once a year. There are silences and applauses nearly every week now so I hadn’t realised we hadn’t done this. Other silences should be for memorable former players only.
by Blackrod
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1277
Views: 133328

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Villa are after Steven NZonzi - a player we could do with. The Vydra ‘love in’ is more about fans desperate for change and wanting to see players given a chance generally not specifically Vydra. ( ie 3 starts in a row at least ) if we are getting thrashed week in week out and not in games and creati...
by Blackrod
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1277
Views: 133328

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Agree. If we want something badly enough there’s no point messing around with paltry offers. Agents could sit on an offer though to see if anything else comes in. You’d hope there would be other factors such as training facilities,manager, squad unity etc and not just money but in this day and age s...
by Blackrod
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Big Bold Statement Made At Hendrick Saturday
Replies: 47
Views: 3255

Re: Big Bold Statement Made At Hendrick Saturday

He’s done ok. Some good games and some not. He’s certainly not been an excellent signing.
by Blackrod
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Credit card bets ....
Replies: 21
Views: 757

Re: Credit card bets ....

This has to be a good move. You should not be able to buy lottery tickets on a credit card either and didn’t know you could before this thread.
by Blackrod
Tue Jan 14, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1277
Views: 133328

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

2 Weeks 3 days left including weekends ......
by Blackrod
Mon Jan 13, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's programme
Replies: 5
Views: 951

Re: Today's programme

Like that idea. Don’t buy them anymore generally as they are annoying when watching match and if wet. The one thing we are very good at though is programmes which are very good quality.
by Blackrod
Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How can we stop this downward spiral and survive this season?
Replies: 120
Views: 4623

Re: How can we stop this downward spiral and survive this season?

You can only flog a dead horse so far. By cementing over cracks in previous windows we are now faced with a gaping hole.
by Blackrod
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is the Dyche/ Burnley
Replies: 187
Views: 6689

Re: Is the Dyche/ Burnley

When we’ve won this season generally it’s been ugly and awful football.
by Blackrod
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The thread we've been waiting for (while the board was down): Matt Lowton
Replies: 39
Views: 3333

Re: The thread we've been waiting for (while the board was down): Matt Lowton

Lowton is sadly not up to it anymore. this position needs strengthening urgently but for me a central midfielder is more important now then RB in the summer if not now . Garlick probably won’t bother with either.
by Blackrod
Sun Jan 12, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footy
Replies: 69
Views: 1721

Re: Today's footy

At least Villa scored which is more than I’d fancy us doing at the moment. If we had a penalty we’d probably miss it.
by Blackrod
Sun Jan 12, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How can we stop this downward spiral and survive this season?
Replies: 120
Views: 4623

Re: How can we stop this downward spiral and survive this season?

It’s all gone stale and is predictable every game. It’s dull and I actually couldn’t be arsed going to the last 2 matches even with a ticket. Garlick either invests in the team which isn’t good enough at all or he gets a new manager who can freshen up ideas with this bunch of players.
by Blackrod
Sat Jan 11, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargo lifted
Replies: 388
Views: 11994

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargo lifted

We are garbage. Even people with jamjar claret tints on must now be able to see this.
by Blackrod
Sat Jan 11, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargo lifted
Replies: 388
Views: 11994

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargo lifted

Funkydrummer wrote:
Sat Jan 11, 2020 4:21 pm
We have players who can't trap a bag of cement, players who can't pass wind and players who can't catch a cold.

WTF do we do at Barnfield ?
Count the cash and admire the buildings.