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by Foshiznik
Mon Jul 08, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where were you actually born
Replies: 199
Views: 3940

Re: Where were you actually born

A small west Wiltshire market town in the wee hours of a icy snowstorm in the winter of 1984.
by Foshiznik
Thu Jun 20, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 19963
Views: 686573

Re: adeola friday

Mush
by Foshiznik
Thu Jun 20, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Thursday quick quiz question....
Replies: 22
Views: 698

Re: Thursday quick quiz question....

You would have thought a club like everton would have a higher top scorer.
by Foshiznik
Thu Jun 20, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves Europa league draw!
Replies: 31
Views: 3084

Re: Wolves Europa league draw!

Seeing as we made Aberdeen look like a half decent side, just shows you how poor we were playing at the time.
by Foshiznik
Thu Jun 20, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves Europa league draw!
Replies: 31
Views: 3084

Re: Wolves Europa league draw!

2 Bee Holed wrote:That must mean that we have more than one Chairman then.
I didn't know this.


Yeah the fake one.
by Foshiznik
Thu Jun 20, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Top fishing from Talksport
Replies: 23
Views: 2304

Re: Top fishing from Talksport

What does it say about me exactly? Women's football and men's football should be left to be enjoyed separately, like women and men's tennis. You are never going to have a fair competition mixing it up, and it won't be the same sport I grew up and loved. Fair enough but calling it the death of the s...
by Foshiznik
Thu Jun 20, 2019 1:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What they'll be doing in the lower leagues
Replies: 48
Views: 1492

Re: What they'll be doing in the lower leagues

Falcon wrote:I'm already bored of it.

File alongside Frank Lampard's Derby County.


Absolutely. Already televising the first game of the season. Surely there can't be that big an audience for a smaller scale Man City-esque project playing league 2 football?
by Foshiznik
Thu Jun 20, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Qatar playing in the Copa America
Replies: 20
Views: 1023

Re: Qatar playing in the Copa America

Copa America have always traditionally invited 2 non-South American sides to enter the tournament so this is not new info. In past tournaments Australia, Costa Rica, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Japan, Mexico, Panama and United States have all entered. Mexico were even losing finalists on a couple of ...
by Foshiznik
Thu Jun 20, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What they'll be doing in the lower leagues
Replies: 48
Views: 1492

Re: What they'll be doing in the lower leagues

Here comes the continuing media obsession over Salford City ten fold from this season onwards.
by Foshiznik
Thu Jun 20, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Break in at the Turf
Replies: 23
Views: 2696

Re: Break in at the Turf

Bloody Brexit.
by Foshiznik
Thu Jun 20, 2019 12:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Thursday quick quiz question....
Replies: 22
Views: 698

Re: Thursday quick quiz question....

Robbie Blake at Bradford? Ian Wright? Andy Cole? Peter Crouch? can't think of too many that stand out.

I wonder if there is anyone from the 90s short term Premiership teams like Swindon, Sheff Utd, Oldham, Barnsley, etc.
by Foshiznik
Thu Jun 20, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Top fishing from Talksport
Replies: 23
Views: 2304

Re: Top fishing from Talksport

gandhisflipflop wrote:That, in my opinion, will be the day football takes its last breath.


Says more about you than the sport then.
by Foshiznik
Fri Jun 14, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stoke City
Replies: 32
Views: 4348

Re: Stoke City

TVC15 wrote:Teletext ?
Wow !

Can you still play bamboozle on Ceefax ?


Bamboozle on Ceefax?! Channel 4 text thank you very much!
by Foshiznik
Thu Jun 13, 2019 1:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Motorway Madness
Replies: 15
Views: 1812

Re: Motorway Madness

I used to go out with an Air stewardess from Helsinki.

However, I dropped her off at work one day and she vanished into FinnAir!
by Foshiznik
Thu Jun 13, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The next Tory Leader..
Replies: 312
Views: 9534

Re: The next Tory Leader..

If you can't be PM if you've taken drugs then that counts out at least 98% of them.
by Foshiznik
Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Abolish the BBC television license
Replies: 51
Views: 1168

Re: Abolish the BBC television license

Might be wrong, but isn't that 100 out of something in the region of 35,000 - ( that includes part-time, flexible and fixed-contact workers). In that context, it's a tiny proportion. I know for a fact that it is lower percentage than those in the entire Civil service. It was also confirmed at the t...
by Foshiznik
Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: USA v Thailand
Replies: 51
Views: 1338

Re: USA v Thailand

Kind of confirms what a lot of people suspect about women's football - that it's a bit of a joke. Must also surely undermine the US team's demand to be paid the same as the men when the standard of competition is so mismatched. I assume you have completely ignored or at best, missed the rest of the...
by Foshiznik
Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Abolish the BBC television license
Replies: 51
Views: 1168

Re: Abolish the BBC television license

Les also not forget the great work BBC Monitoring and BBC World Service does for the security of these Isles.
by Foshiznik
Wed Jun 12, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Abolish the BBC television license
Replies: 51
Views: 1168

Re: Abolish the BBC television license

I get my money's worth. MOTD, BBC Website used daily, BBC News channel, Five Live, 6 Music, Natural world docs, Crime dramas, history docs, World Service when I'm on holiday abroad, etc. all with no adverts and that's only about 10% of what the beeb do. Imagine if I like cooking, dancing, baking, pa...
by Foshiznik
Tue Jun 11, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Televised Premier League next season
Replies: 47
Views: 2767

Re: Televised Premier League next season

The trouble is, some of us live too far away to get to every Burnley game and I certainly wont go to watch Bournemouth! I subscribe to Sky through Virgin Media (which includes BT), but I'm certainly not paying for another pay per view channel. I'm in a similar situation to you in that I live in Bri...
by Foshiznik
Tue Jun 11, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Televised Premier League next season
Replies: 47
Views: 2767

Re: Televised Premier League next season

Quickenthetempo wrote:I thought Newcastle and Liverpool away this year were on BT?


Ah yes, you might be right.
by Foshiznik
Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Televised Premier League next season
Replies: 47
Views: 2767

Re: Televised Premier League next season

Could be the start of a vicious circle. Amazon make all / much more games available at a decent price - as a result attendances fall. Clubs reduce prices to attract fans as they don't need the money due to increasing revenue from TV TV viewing figure reduce they therefore reduce what they pay to fo...
by Foshiznik
Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Televised Premier League next season
Replies: 47
Views: 2767

Re: Televised Premier League next season

And then the TV companies wonder why people stream them, or use a "dodgy" boxes etc. I pay £100 a month to sky for their whole package, if I want BT it's another outlay. Luckily BT is crap , we didnt make the Europa league and we are hardly on their should I not make the game. I'm sure th...
by Foshiznik
Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Televised Premier League next season
Replies: 47
Views: 2767

Re: Televised Premier League next season

That would be a complete disaster for English football and it is good to see organisations working very hard to ensure that the 3 p.m. blackout remains. It would kill grassroots football. It can only be a bad thing. It's a flawed argument in my opinion. There are plenty of exiled fans of clubs who ...
by Foshiznik
Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Televised Premier League next season
Replies: 47
Views: 2767

Re: Televised Premier League next season

I'm glad Amazon have got involved and are doing the All the games in one go being available. I truly believe it is the first step towards the scrapping of the UK 3pm blackout and all games being available to all, which can only be a good thing.
by Foshiznik
Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BID in
Replies: 2
Views: 1392

Re: BID in

It's also Lance in Portuguese.
by Foshiznik
Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC scrapping free licences for over 75s
Replies: 205
Views: 3698

Re: BBC scrapping free licences for over 75s

The bigger scandal is all those men and women, who worked all their lives, thinking they'd get a pension at 60 and 65, now have to wait several years to receive it, over 5 years in the case of some women. Well, when i started in the Civil Service, i was guaranteed a pension that is now worth 42% le...
by Foshiznik
Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC scrapping free licences for over 75s
Replies: 205
Views: 3698

Re: BBC scrapping free licences for over 75s

Like with most things people criticise, we would miss the BBC if it was scrapped. Imagine ITV style TV as your only option on terrestrial TV?! Thank goodness Channel 4 do the odd good documentary every now and again.
by Foshiznik
Tue Jun 11, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?
Replies: 50
Views: 2696

Re: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?

I know it might be difficult for the club and many on here to comprehend, but if we got £40m for Tarks, there are plenty of centre backs who would be willing to sign and be to the required standard to replace him from the continent and leave us with at least £20m in change.
by Foshiznik
Fri May 31, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sean Dyche BT Film
Replies: 8
Views: 2090

Re: Sean Dyche BT Film

They use the same team who created the ESPN 30 for 30 award winning series of documentaries, as part of their UK partnership arrangement. Now they are sports documentaries worth watching. You know they are good when I can't take my eyes off of a documentary about Gregory LeMond and Tour de France an...
by Foshiznik
Fri May 17, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: some promising signs already for next season
Replies: 42
Views: 3438

Re: some promising signs already for next season

Bournemouth's young keepers looks good though.
by Foshiznik
Fri May 17, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New home kit
Replies: 258
Views: 21497

Re: New home kit

It's all part of it, more cash that way. I'd love yo see child at 17 who is in a 16-17 shirt. I dont think that will ever happen. The average 12 year old will be in a small adults shirt and so on. And as the shirts are usually more popular for the younger generation, it gets another £15 out of pare...
by Foshiznik
Fri May 17, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New home kit
Replies: 258
Views: 21497

Re: New home kit

As has been said it is for international audiences. Unlike the ridiculously low amount of Burnley games shown on UK TV, every game is shown in all four corners of the world. Lets also not forget, premier league weekly magazine show, the review show, the preview show and the highlights. Its also wort...
by Foshiznik
Fri May 17, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: some promising signs already for next season
Replies: 42
Views: 3438

Re: some promising signs already for next season

edison wrote:Only counts if you use block caps. FACT


Bugger.
by Foshiznik
Thu May 16, 2019 2:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: some promising signs already for next season
Replies: 42
Views: 3438

Re: some promising signs already for next season

We will finish 13th. Fact.

I said fact at the end, so it's set in stone and you cannot argue with me.
by Foshiznik
Thu May 16, 2019 2:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: just a teaser for interest simple YES, NO or SAME
Replies: 50
Views: 1603

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

Similar in demands but simple answer is no.
by Foshiznik
Thu May 16, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another Claret lost.
Replies: 13
Views: 1852

Re: Another Claret lost.

RIP
by Foshiznik
Fri May 10, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Luka Jovic
Replies: 71
Views: 8020

Re: Luka Jovic

To be fair, if a fan told the club about a 17 year old in Serbia smashing goals in, I would probably look into it a little.
by Foshiznik
Thu May 09, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pet hates in Football
Replies: 96
Views: 2526

Re: Pet hates in Football

Coaches not smoking in the dugout.
by Foshiznik
Thu May 09, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pet hates in Football
Replies: 96
Views: 2526

Re: Pet hates in Football

Not being able to appeal a red card that was given for two yellows. Even though one of the yellow cards was so obviously wrong. Add to that, just being able to appeal a yellow, or not taking retrospective action against a serious offence just because the referee wrongly only gave a yellow at the ti...
by Foshiznik
Thu May 09, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pet hates in Football
Replies: 96
Views: 2526

Re: Pet hates in Football

Yup. Your parent's/grandparent's team, or the closest to where you grew up. Them's the rules My uncle on my dad's side, is a london born Burnley fan. No links whatsoever to the club or town. Only reason was because in the early 60s his dad and brother supported spurs and he didn't want to be the sa...
by Foshiznik
Thu May 09, 2019 2:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Champion’s League Final: Who Do You Want To Prevail?
Replies: 68
Views: 1658

Re: Champion’s League Final: Who Do You Want To Prevail?

Liverpool by a mile. Spurs fans are insufferable, self-entitled, morons. "Bill Nicholson this, Bill Nicholson that". "We're a massive club". "To dare is to do". (WTF does that actually mean?) They haven't won the league since 1961. Quite what 58 barren years entitles t...
by Foshiznik
Thu May 09, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Champion’s League Final: Who Do You Want To Prevail?
Replies: 68
Views: 1658

Re: Champion’s League Final: Who Do You Want To Prevail?

Spurs.

However, my 90s reminiscing with Ajax being successful again caused me to feel nearly as disappointed and sad as the Ajax fans themselves!
by Foshiznik
Thu May 09, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pet hates in Football
Replies: 96
Views: 2526

Re: Pet hates in Football

Commentators that have 'witty' quips and lines prepared for when a team or a certain individual scores. Clive Tyldsley is the grandaddy of this but he's not a patch on Peter Drury, who is absolutely insufferable for it. Absolutely this. If I am unable to be home for the 5:30pm kick off on a saturda...
by Foshiznik
Thu May 09, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pet hates in Football
Replies: 96
Views: 2526

Re: Pet hates in Football

Pundits saying things like:- "you've seen 'em given" "play football the right way" Give your opinion. Was it is a red/pen/foul? As long as football is played within the laws of the game it is still football. If we all thought the proper way was to pass sideways 100 times then lay...
by Foshiznik
Thu May 09, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pet hates in Football
Replies: 96
Views: 2526

Pet hates in Football

There has been far too much positivety and excitement over the last few days so we need some balance. What is your biggest peeve about the game or the authorities that run it. I'll start:- Players stopping in mid run after a tug of the shirt, i.e reffing the game themselves as the referee almost alw...
by Foshiznik
Wed May 08, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Real Madrid summer transfer plans.
Replies: 17
Views: 1749

Re: Real Madrid summer transfer plans.

FactualFrank wrote:The Spanish government better get their wallets out.


...again.
by Foshiznik
Wed May 08, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: North a separate country
Replies: 27
Views: 1830

Re: North a separate country

As a resident of the City of Bristol within the South West quarter of England, I must stress that collectively, as well as individually, we are anything but the same as Londoners in your derogatory use of the term "Southerners". I would suggest that the Westcountry has more in common with ...
by Foshiznik
Fri Apr 26, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: the vultures are circling already
Replies: 137
Views: 7085

Re: the vultures are circling already

Rumbletonk wrote:He's worth what what clubs would be prepared to pay for him. Those clubs would have to pay more than that for a 19 year old kid playing to his level at a club that doesn't need or want to sell


Yes and that value won't be anymore than £30 million so we agree?
by Foshiznik
Fri Apr 26, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is Danny Rose a whinger ?
Replies: 19
Views: 1465

Re: Is Danny Rose a whinger ?

No one gets paid enough to make it ok to be racially abused, no matter how much you ridicule him with this argument.

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