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by jojomk1
Sat Dec 14, 2019 10:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cant watch much more of that
Replies: 92
Views: 2448

Re: Cant watch much more of that

I’m a pretty positive Burnley fan and I loved the game today because it was a battle and not the tippy tappy ******** we gat forced fed as proper every week on Sky.... But to say Pieters was brilliant !!!!! Wow now that is delusional hahaha The same Pieters who is 31 and could not get a regular gam...
by jojomk1
Sat Dec 14, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cant watch much more of that
Replies: 92
Views: 2448

Re: Cant watch much more of that

We played the same type of football that we have been playing for most of Dyche's tenure We won and got three points today so everyone expects it to be happy days (and that includes me for the next 24 hours given our current league position) Would the same have been said if we had lost - just like w...
by jojomk1
Sat Dec 14, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Next labour leader?
Replies: 106
Views: 3253

Re: Next labour leader?

It's strange how a bloke working as a prostitute in France cares so much about random and inconsequential aspersions cast on illiterate cloth cap Tories in a backward little corner of England, but here we are, sensitivities assaulted, voice raised, indignation registered on a petty frequency. Run t...
by jojomk1
Sat Dec 14, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: We’re looking for a performance
Replies: 7
Views: 416

Re: ARTICLE: We’re looking for a performance

ElectroClaret wrote:
Sat Dec 14, 2019 9:07 am
Three points, please Sean. Sod the performance, i dont care if the winner goes in off the ref`s elbow.
How would VAR rule on that ?
by jojomk1
Fri Dec 13, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A big opportunity if we can win tomorrow
Replies: 16
Views: 976

Re: A big opportunity if we can win tomorrow

Shelvey and Almeron more likely to play - unfortunately, says SSN
Bruce considering playing Joelinton out wide !
by jojomk1
Fri Dec 13, 2019 6:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A big opportunity if we can win tomorrow
Replies: 16
Views: 976

Re: A big opportunity if we can win tomorrow

Bruce will play 3 CB's to combat the hoof ball Shelvey and Hayden look a much stronger centre mid than Cork and A N Other Thankfully they don't seem to have many goals in the side Need Barnes back up front for the long ball with Jay Rod wide right if Westy not fit 0-0 most likely or either side to w...
by jojomk1
Fri Dec 13, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time to shop in the Bundeslegia
Replies: 19
Views: 840

Re: Time to shop in the Bundeslegia

Thought there were a few tidy players in Dinamo Zagreb side even though City won easily

Surely even BFC can match wages for these types of players
by jojomk1
Thu Dec 12, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 25
Views: 4125

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

BOYSIE31 wrote:
Thu Dec 12, 2019 9:56 am
https://www.lancs.live/sport/football/t ... e-17400527

Here thats all you need to see - nothing happening
Wouldn't be surprised to see McNeil going out

Interview that Dyche did on him with the Sun recently was almost like a "come and buy him" ad
by jojomk1
Thu Dec 12, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bradley Dack anybody?
Replies: 25
Views: 1576

Re: Bradley Dack anybody?

Floating No 10
Would never fit the Dyche tactic
by jojomk1
Tue Dec 10, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gibson
Replies: 87
Views: 4538

Re: Gibson

bobinho wrote:
Tue Dec 10, 2019 1:24 pm
Ben Gibson was brought here as a first teamer, I’m absolutely convinced of that. No way on this planet have BFC paid double figure millions for a squad player/bench warmer. Not a chance in hell.
Add Vydra to that conundrum
by jojomk1
Tue Dec 10, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sean Is Getting Frustrated
Replies: 57
Views: 4715

Re: Sean Is Getting Frustrated

Jay played the 90 mins Sat, and we still played hoof ball - apart from when McNeil managed to get down the left hand side and produce some excellent crosses (more of that please Mr Dyche) Trouble is we have nobody to do the same down the right or for any midfielders to come through the middle Would ...
by jojomk1
Tue Dec 10, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sean Is Getting Frustrated
Replies: 57
Views: 4715

Re: Sean Is Getting Frustrated

"Vydra cannot be a bad player" I would have guessed not, given we were willing to pay so much money for him (and he had just finished the previous Championship season with a shed load of goals) SD had to have sanctioned that deal in the first place even knowing he was not the type of striker who was...
by jojomk1
Mon Dec 09, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who are our scouts and who are they watching?
Replies: 42
Views: 1970

Re: Who are our scouts and who are they watching?

gawthorpe_view wrote:
Mon Dec 09, 2019 12:49 pm
Cubs.
Brownies.
General Custer.
They better be careful - you can get arrested for that :o
by jojomk1
Mon Dec 09, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who are our scouts and who are they watching?
Replies: 42
Views: 1970

Re: Who are our scouts and who are they watching?

Papabendi wrote:
Mon Dec 09, 2019 12:41 pm
my biggest problem with the recruitment is we tend to buy the same profile of player again and again...from the same source.
Because they are the only ones that fit SD's outdated tactic

I thought about saying tactics but that would have meant having a Plan B
by jojomk1
Sun Dec 08, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lowton, Pieters, Brady, Cork, Hendrick & Jay Rod
Replies: 39
Views: 2722

Re: Lowton, Pieters, Brady, Cork, Hendrick & Jay Rod

MDWat wrote:
Sun Dec 08, 2019 11:34 am
Cork has been better than Westwood this season.

Are you Stevie Wonder in disguise :o
by jojomk1
Sun Dec 08, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight must not be sold!
Replies: 38
Views: 1395

Re: Dwight must not be sold!

No doubt there will be some form of release clause within the contract - just hope it's a bit higher than that for Trippier
by jojomk1
Sun Dec 08, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: todays football
Replies: 118
Views: 2134

Re: todays football

Vegas Claret wrote:
Sun Dec 08, 2019 5:23 pm
Drinkwater, won the league, played for England, signed for Chelsea
Mooy got relegated with Huddersfield

Drinkwater is a very very good player but circumstances have meant we sadly haven't seen him play.

It's laughable you rate Mooy higher than Drinkwater
As would most clarets :?
by jojomk1
Sun Dec 08, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: So how do we improve things?
Replies: 41
Views: 1731

Re: So how do we improve things?

SalisburyClaret wrote:
Sun Dec 08, 2019 2:52 pm
Agreed - can’t see him dropping Mee though so think the only way he’ll get a game is as part of a back five
Which is what we should have started with yesterday - especially given the weakness of our full backs
by jojomk1
Sun Dec 08, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: todays football
Replies: 118
Views: 2134

Re: todays football

We get Drinkwater and Brighton get Mooy :roll:
by jojomk1
Sun Dec 08, 2019 9:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sean Is Getting Frustrated
Replies: 57
Views: 4715

Re: Sean Is Getting Frustrated

We have no idea how many signings have been missed because of budget constraints There is also an assumption that the recruitment team are not good enough but we don't know any details to back that up in terms of names identified The bottom line is that Dyche has final word on all player movements (...
by jojomk1
Sun Dec 08, 2019 8:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sean Is Getting Frustrated
Replies: 57
Views: 4715

Re: Sean Is Getting Frustrated

Pieters is just the type of back up Dyche prefers
Remember Crouch last year - and the fact that we considered keeping him on last summer
by jojomk1
Sun Dec 08, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lowton, Pieters, Brady, Cork, Hendrick & Jay Rod
Replies: 39
Views: 2722

Re: Lowton, Pieters, Brady, Cork, Hendrick & Jay Rod

Change 6 players and half of them won’t work out. I’ll stick with our tried and tested method of a couple of guys a season. Trouble is, over the last two years those "couple of guys a season" have only been good enough to become reserve players covering for injury So two first team starters each ye...
by jojomk1
Sat Dec 07, 2019 11:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: “Burnley fan” on 606
Replies: 29
Views: 2900

Re: “Burnley fan” on 606

Funkydrummer wrote:
Sat Dec 07, 2019 10:24 pm
Rafa couldn't manage our players, I'm afraid to say.
He could do a better job than SD
by jojomk1
Sat Dec 07, 2019 11:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sean Is Getting Frustrated
Replies: 57
Views: 4715

Re: Sean Is Getting Frustrated

SD has never hid his frustration but does toe the line. Wouldn’t it be great if the board said “ Sean get yourself 2 quality players in the Jan window “ personally I’d love to see some intent to say we’re stepping up here and backing the manager we lionise Lionise ? He'd still play hoof ball In a n...
by jojomk1
Sat Dec 07, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tottingham lukewarmspurts Versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 369
Views: 10710

Re: Tottingham lukewarmspurts Versus MIGHTY CLARETS

I don't think the amount of money that he had to spend is the sole issue. In terms of incomings last Winter we basically sat back and did nothing, Instead of being proactive we chose to let Rigg settle in before expecting him to do anything. Then we rounded out the window by selling Vokes and bring...
by jojomk1
Sat Dec 07, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are we down?
Replies: 291
Views: 23140

Re: Are we down?

whiffa wrote:
Sat Dec 07, 2019 4:34 pm
Honestly it's fickle fans like you we can do without - we'd just lost to two of the best sides in the division. There's nothing to discuss. Get a grip.
We've lost 6 of the last 8 conceding 20 goals - no problem with that ?
by jojomk1
Sat Dec 07, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Post match interviews v Spurs
Replies: 21
Views: 1236

Re: Post match interviews v Spurs

We gave the ball away a few more times than 5
by jojomk1
Sat Dec 07, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: sorry but its time for a change
Replies: 56
Views: 3054

Re: sorry but its time for a change

4 4 2 is ok at home but when away it has to be 5 4 1 against the top sides (maybe 4 5 1 against others) Mee has too many mistakes in him for a flat back 4 - our ancient full backs of Bards and Peiters don't help at all Nothing in centre midfield except Westwood just proves the point for me We might ...
by jojomk1
Sat Dec 07, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tottingham lukewarmspurts Versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 369
Views: 10710

Re: Tottingham lukewarmspurts Versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Just hope we can hang on to McNeil this Jan
by jojomk1
Sat Dec 07, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tottingham lukewarmspurts Versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 369
Views: 10710

Re: Tottingham lukewarmspurts Versus MIGHTY CLARETS

The lineup today was totally wrong

Should have been 5 at the back or at least 5 in midfield. Also starting McNeil wide right baffling

The manager has to take full responsibility for this performance
by jojomk1
Sat Dec 07, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tottingham lukewarmspurts Versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 369
Views: 10710

Re: Tottingham lukewarmspurts Versus MIGHTY CLARETS

SalisburyClaret wrote:
Sat Dec 07, 2019 4:19 pm
Westwood
She's a bit old now

But yes still better than most of ours
by jojomk1
Sat Dec 07, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tottingham lukewarmspurts Versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 369
Views: 10710

Re: Tottingham lukewarmspurts Versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Anyone know any decent midfielders ?
by jojomk1
Sat Dec 07, 2019 4:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tottingham lukewarmspurts Versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 369
Views: 10710

Re: Nottingham lukewarmspurts Versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Vegas Claret wrote:
Sat Dec 07, 2019 4:05 pm
I don't see anyone losing it, I see people concerned about our play
More concerned about our tactics - hence the struggle to play competitive football
by jojomk1
Fri Dec 06, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Injury problems for Clarets ahead of Spurs
Replies: 31
Views: 1966

Re: ARTICLE: Injury problems for Clarets ahead of Spurs

BOYSIE31 wrote:
Fri Dec 06, 2019 9:56 am
This team / squad needs a major overhaul this summer - lets hope we are still in this league to be able to do just that
Spot on

You can't go two seasons without signing any first team starters and expect to remain on the top table
by jojomk1
Fri Dec 06, 2019 5:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Injury problems for Clarets ahead of Spurs
Replies: 31
Views: 1966

Re: ARTICLE: Injury problems for Clarets ahead of Spurs

Currently playing with two of the oldest full backs in the entire league and a lightweight midfield with no strength in tackle or ability to hold onto the ball Time to try five at the back Pope Bards Tarks Mee Gibson Pieters Hendrick DD Westwood/Cork McNeil Wood I get that people are saying forget t...
by jojomk1
Wed Nov 27, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Realistic transfer targets in January
Replies: 169
Views: 6663

Re: Realistic transfer targets in January

Does anyone think we could manage signing Eric Dier if he continues to be out of favor at Tottenham? His wages should be a lot lower than Drinkwater and his contact is up 2021. Dier is quite simply dire this season Poch stopped playing him and he looked way off the pace at West Ham on Sat (don't kn...
by jojomk1
Tue Nov 26, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Matej Vydra
Replies: 95
Views: 5630

Re: Matej Vydra

The ongoing problem, we have to spend a large sum of money on our back-up players. The sooner we can supplement the squad with our own lads the better (obviously). We should not be in the market to spend large sums of money on "back up" players - we have been doing this for the last two years Yes, ...
by jojomk1
Tue Nov 26, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Matej Vydra
Replies: 95
Views: 5630

Re: Matej Vydra

Lord_Bob wrote:You mean like Nahki?
Wells was 27 when he came to us - not exactly a youngster
by jojomk1
Tue Nov 26, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Matej Vydra
Replies: 95
Views: 5630

Re: Matej Vydra

Who is going to want to come and be our 4th choice striker though and play one game a season in the League cup? Answer would be a younger guy who has shown potential in the lower leagues or from overseas - something which our recruitment team have struggled to find for a number of years The likes o...
by jojomk1
Tue Nov 26, 2019 11:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Matej Vydra
Replies: 95
Views: 5630

Re: Matej Vydra

Swop for Kelvin Phillips I presume you mean Kalvin Phillips who is a central midfielder/defender (not exactly a like for like swop) Heard we did bid £20m for this guy in final week of last window but turned down - will certainly go for a lot more in Jan or next summer unless they get promotion £20m...
by jojomk1
Sun Nov 24, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Goals on Sunday
Replies: 32
Views: 2127

Re: Goals on Sunday

It's obviously obvious that the obvious butler to which Ash obviously refers has obviously got into some obvious episodes within his past that are obviously of dubious nature Obviously, Ash obviously did not want to talk more on this obviously suspect character Presume he had just attended a trainin...
by jojomk1
Sat Nov 23, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: James Tarkowski
Replies: 32
Views: 3479

Re: James Tarkowski

Almost cost us the opening goal today with slack defending (again)

He's good, but not that good
by jojomk1
Sat Nov 23, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ive got ask
Replies: 80
Views: 2714

Re: Ive got ask

As much as I think SD continues to do a very good job at Burnley, I just don't see anything to suggest he could change to a more expansive brand of football, hence just don't see other clubs like Everton and West Ham being interested in him
by jojomk1
Thu Nov 21, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Injured players still out for Watford
Replies: 8
Views: 1190

Re: ARTICLE: Injured players still out for Watford

What I meant was if Cork, Westwood and Hendrick are fit there's no point in Drinkwater being on the bench. If anything happens to Cork or Westwood Hendrick will move into the middle ahead of Drinkwater. The only time DD will come under consideration is if either of the three guys you mention are in...
by jojomk1
Thu Nov 21, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: HOW LONG?
Replies: 16
Views: 1542

Re: HOW LONG?

How long since we signed a player good enough to stake a regular place in the starting 11

Tin hat at the ready
by jojomk1
Sun Nov 17, 2019 7:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope to start
Replies: 55
Views: 4107

Re: Pope to start

Sunday Mail have this as a story
by jojomk1
Wed Nov 13, 2019 1:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley to pull plug on Drinkwater
Replies: 69
Views: 7691

Re: Burnley to pull plug on Drinkwater

tiger76 wrote:Good that he got a full game in,it'll still be a while before he's ready for 1st team duties though.
More chance of seeing Defour playing for us again :D
by jojomk1
Mon Nov 11, 2019 5:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Would Taylor, Bardsley and Wood have made a big difference?
Replies: 41
Views: 1705

Re: Would Taylor, Bardsley and Wood have made a big difference?

Spijed wrote:Against Chelsea and Sheff United?

Cant help but think would could have been look at an extra four points at least.
Can't believe I am reading this (even in weird english)

Spijed of all people, actually calling out our manager

Shame on you :D
by jojomk1
Mon Nov 11, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lanzini
Replies: 51
Views: 3591

Re: Lanzini

Quickenthetempo wrote:After watching the Westwood trip on MOTD it's not as bad as it looked from the CF end, from right behind him it looked a lot more deliberate and calculated.
It can't have been any more deliberate and calculated
by jojomk1
Mon Nov 11, 2019 8:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley to pull plug on Drinkwater
Replies: 69
Views: 7691

Re: Burnley to pull plug on Drinkwater

Given all his "problems" no point in keeping the guy

But he won't be short of other offers - Norwich, Southampton, Sheff Utd maybe, plus a few others inc Championship sides

Who will be the next choice for us ? - we have to find someone just for insurance against injury