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by Conroy92
Thu Apr 09, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: UK media & Lockdown
Replies: 65
Views: 1714

Re: UK media & Lockdown

further more another example of our young people, these should not see daylight this summer, just my opinion of course: https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-lancashire-52219080 People need to stop with the "young people" bashing. These are men. IMO most of the people I have seen flaunting the rules ...
by Conroy92
Wed Apr 08, 2020 4:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Shaun Goater .... record v Burnley !
Replies: 18
Views: 803

Re: Shaun Goater .... record v Burnley !

Which player has scored the most goals against us?
(I don't know the answer, just interested)
by Conroy92
Tue Apr 07, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who am I? (Teaser for you lot to ponder on)
Replies: 62
Views: 1482

Re: Who am I? (Teaser for you lot to ponder on)

Nicky Butt? United and Newcastle links?
by Conroy92
Fri Apr 03, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fear of Social Gatherings - The Future
Replies: 69
Views: 2298

Re: Fear of Social Gatherings - The Future

I have heard one or two people say "I won't shake hands ever again..." Some people will not just revert back and this will change there lives, Probabaly the same people who are avoiding corona beer. The rest of us will go back to normality and continue with good hygiene as we have always done or not...
by Conroy92
Wed Apr 01, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nick Pope at his best this season
Replies: 20
Views: 918

Re: Nick Pope at his best this season

Those big one hand saves are fantastic. The one against Everton is reminiscent of Heaton against Zlatan. Both unbelievable saves.
by Conroy92
Wed Mar 25, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Select your Premier League team of the season (so far)
Replies: 19
Views: 544

Re: Select your Premier League team of the season (so far)

Henderson
Walker VVD Tarkowski Digne
Neves Kante
Son Fernández Grealish
Aubameyang
by Conroy92
Thu Feb 27, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Westwood extends stay for another year
Replies: 51
Views: 2829

Re: ARTICLE: Westwood extends stay for another year

ashtonlongsider wrote:
Thu Feb 27, 2020 6:07 pm
Yes excellent news. I suppose you could say we have what Villa are missing at present. An absolute bargain and it wouldn't surprise me if he didn't receive an England call up anytime soon.
As much as I love Westwood, I would be suprised if he got called up.
by Conroy92
Fri Jan 31, 2020 5:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sheff utd £22m new signing
Replies: 48
Views: 3249

Re: Sheff utd £22m new signing

All 3 players were wonderkids on last year's Football Manager. Makes you wonder where some teams are scouting from! ;) Could all be pants but in the last 2-3 years a lot of "wonder kids" from the game have actually started hitting there stride. Tielmans, Emre Can, Goretzka, Jesus... Even Ziyech were...
by Conroy92
Fri Jan 31, 2020 5:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 223278

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

Hi Conroy, so we sign a player for £20m - let's say it's a 4 year contract - and we assume wages are the same as the wages for the outgoing player - then net £5m is charged to accounts for the season. Where is the rest of the loss coming from? And, let's take it in financial terms, we sign a player...
by Conroy92
Fri Jan 31, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 223278

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

I don't see how you can come to that conclusion, we are extremely well run. To keep a club the size of Burnley in the Premier League is a minor miracle. To achieve it without creating debt is equally miraculous. NOBODY has to work within the limits of our budget. NOBODY has achieved anywhere near a...
by Conroy92
Fri Jan 31, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 223278

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

UTC If players go then the slots need filling. I think we should look to replace squad players with first team players. Your current first team players then become squad players. That's how you improve. [/quote] That would prove very expensive so won’t happen. A couple of starters and a couple for ...
by Conroy92
Fri Jan 31, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 223278

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

I have a great idea. With all the experts on transfer dealing on this board, why don't we offer Mr Garlick the benefit of our experience. We could elect a committee to represent the intelligence on here and to replace Mr Rigg. If it works well we could replace Dyche as well. Seems to me to be the o...
by Conroy92
Fri Jan 31, 2020 3:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 223278

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

Can you honestly believe we will sign 5 first team players in the summer window? You have named 7 to go there, which I don't disagree with btw, but there's no way we can rebuild all that over one window. Signing another now gives us a chance. [/quote] Of MACCA's 7 names, Hart, Vydra and Gibson have...
by Conroy92
Fri Jan 31, 2020 2:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 223278

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

Luckily theres a few out of contract this summer so we can have a bit of a clear out. Hart, Bardsley, Hendrick, Lennon and Brady? Along with Gibson and Vydra probably going as well. Gonna be a massive summer for us. Can you honestly believe we will sign 5 first team players in the summer window? Yo...
by Conroy92
Fri Jan 31, 2020 8:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is that us done
Replies: 33
Views: 2871

Re: Is that us done

I've been assuming that our business this window has now been concluded (at least in terms of incomings). But you never know. Actually, I was having a think last night about our RB position. Assuming we're signing a new RB this summer, who would everyone want to stay to compete for the spot? Lowton...
by Conroy92
Fri Jan 31, 2020 8:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 223278

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

We don’t ‘need’ a wide man. We have McNeill, Hendrick, Lennon, Brady and JBG. It would be nice and I’m sure that position will be on our shopping list in summer but we don’t need to sign someone in that position today. Looking at that list of names I'd disagree. McNeil and Hendrick are the only 2 w...
by Conroy92
Fri Jan 31, 2020 7:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 223278

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

Wonder if CT has any more articles on standby?
by Conroy92
Thu Jan 23, 2020 12:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche out ?
Replies: 32
Views: 1546

Re: Dyche out ?

It wasn’t constructive questioning though was it? Quite a few on here happily want him gone then of course there are the apparent ‘many’ who won’t be renewing season tickets next season due to Dyche that we keep being told about. Sometimes in life you need a bit of bottle and to stick with the the ...
by Conroy92
Wed Jan 22, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who's Going
Replies: 20
Views: 1672

Re: Who's Going

Bosscat wrote:
Wed Jan 22, 2020 4:37 pm
A Pub?
Good crack you pal
by Conroy92
Wed Jan 22, 2020 4:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who's Going
Replies: 20
Views: 1672

Re: Who's Going

Where's the best place for a pint and some food before the game please chaps?!
by Conroy92
Mon Jan 20, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where Are All The Negatives Posters Now
Replies: 54
Views: 1952

Re: Where Are All The Negatives Posters Now

I'm not sure the 'negative posters' were being that negative at all. If someone wants to point out that for a few games we have been sh!te that is their right to do so. I could have been accused of being one of those but my criticism has been, for the most part, constructive and I have never called...
by Conroy92
Sun Jan 19, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee
Replies: 149
Views: 6871

Re: Ben Mee

I would take the captains armband from him and give it someone like Cork in an aid to galvanise him also. Two birds one stone. Easy this managing malark ;)
by Conroy92
Sun Jan 19, 2020 4:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Charlie Taylor
Replies: 10
Views: 1242

Re: Charlie Taylor

I must admit I thought the officials were poor today. No consistency in decisions given. In today's game the refs shouldn't be blowing for the above incident, VAR can make that decision without penalising any teams. Again, more examples of how we are using the technology badly rather than the techno...
by Conroy92
Sun Jan 19, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MASSIVE Result
Replies: 98
Views: 4670

Re: MASSIVE Result

BigF wrote:
Sun Jan 19, 2020 4:18 pm
Did I miss something today. I'm sure Wood kicked the ball for his goal, not headed it as said above. (sorry if wrong Billyblah)
You are quite right. Im also not sure who "O'Neil" is. Guessing he means Dwight!
by Conroy92
Sun Jan 19, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Leicester
Replies: 367
Views: 8429

Re: Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lestershiity

SGr wrote:
Sun Jan 19, 2020 2:49 pm
I have a cunning plan. What we need to do is float the ball really slowly towards Wood more. That ought to work, they won’t see that coming.
This.
by Conroy92
Sun Jan 19, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Leicester
Replies: 367
Views: 8429

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lestershiity

As a long time poster on here and clarets mad, I have finally worked up the courage to ask, who actually is madge?!? :D :D
by Conroy92
Sat Jan 04, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus George Boyd
Replies: 317
Views: 9315

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus George Boyd

Think the second half will be closer, the goal gave them a bit of confidence. Good first half all in all! Wish there were a few young lads on the bench to blood! Hope Vydra gets the second half and we rest Wood.
by Conroy92
Sat Jan 04, 2020 10:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The chairman’s comments on the transfer situation
Replies: 244
Views: 8785

Re: The chairman’s comments on the transfer situation

Why is it as ‘good as it gets’? We’ve created a platform for growth, to sustain and continue to progress this the business needs to invest into its playing product and diversify its offer into new markets. It’s a simple business plan, but one that’s made very easy by being able to predict your inco...
by Conroy92
Sat Jan 04, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The chairman’s comments on the transfer situation
Replies: 244
Views: 8785

Re: The chairman’s comments on the transfer situation

I dont understand this "we've had 4 years in the prem" nonsense? I want my club to fight to be the best and try and stay in the prem. Too many are happy to go down with a whimper! And i dont mean bet the ranch to stay up but we need to invest in quality playing staff from time to time! Unfortunately...
by Conroy92
Thu Jan 02, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Statement Even The Claret Tinted Can See Something Has To Change
Replies: 70
Views: 3763

Re: Statement Even The Claret Tinted Can See Something Has To Change

Erm, exactly that. It was the last roll of the dice because as you pointed out our £10-15m striker wasn’t on the bench, which would have made him a little difficult to introduce. True, Drinkwater won the premier league. So did Hart. This is the here and now, Dyche clearly doesn’t fancy Drinkwater a...
by Conroy92
Thu Jan 02, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Statement Even The Claret Tinted Can See Something Has To Change
Replies: 70
Views: 3763

Re: Statement Even The Claret Tinted Can See Something Has To Change

How can Kevin Long be the last roll of the dice up top when we have a 10-15mill pound striker not even making the bench and a player with a league title against his name not getting any game time! Give your head a wobble man!
by Conroy92
Thu Jan 02, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Right back options
Replies: 29
Views: 1481

Re: Right back options

Am I right in thinking we were linked with the Everton lad before too?
by Conroy92
Thu Jan 02, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How to measure 10 yards
Replies: 14
Views: 728

Re: How to measure 10 yards

Should be sacked to be honest. P*** poor at any level.
by Conroy92
Thu Jan 02, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ingsy Again
Replies: 37
Views: 1642

Re: Ingsy Again

Chris Wood is the best striker of headed goals in Europe For the older fans he reminds me of Andy Lochead Like Chris not always appreciated by fans but excellent in the air Chris does the dirty stuff well and could have scored again given more composure Danny is doing well but I'd take Chris everyt...
by Conroy92
Wed Jan 01, 2020 3:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche In
Replies: 23
Views: 1026

Re: Dyche In

Stoke is a good example of my fears, ageing squad, one dimensional, walking into a lower league, that ageing squad led them to struggle in the championship. This could equally be our fate, double edged sword. But... I am still Dyche in for now.
by Conroy92
Wed Jan 01, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What is wrong?
Replies: 110
Views: 5445

Re: What is wrong?

I am still uncertain as to it being time up or not but I do not understand this belief that we should keep Dyche to get us out of the championship. A relegation spells the departure or our last bits of quality, the championship gets harder each year and we have an ageing squad. I am not sure where t...
by Conroy92
Wed Jan 01, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Tom Heaton's Fellows
Replies: 400
Views: 12529

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Tom Heaton's Fellows

Steve1956 wrote:
Wed Jan 01, 2020 2:32 pm
Come on mate Real Madrid..really?
First half I'd tend to agree, they dominated us.
by Conroy92
Wed Jan 01, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Tom Heaton's Fellows
Replies: 400
Views: 12529

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Tom Heaton's Fellows

Completely and utterly p*** poor.
by Conroy92
Wed Jan 01, 2020 2:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Tom Heaton's Fellows
Replies: 400
Views: 12529

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Tom Heaton's Fellows

Brighton score goal of the decade. Overhead kick!
by Conroy92
Wed Jan 01, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Tom Heaton's Fellows
Replies: 400
Views: 12529

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Tom Heaton's Fellows

Abject performance so far.
by Conroy92
Sat Dec 28, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is the Dyche/ Burnley
Replies: 187
Views: 6944

Re: Is the Dyche/ Burnley

Against Everton, it was not the worst performance of the year or the worst we have played. It was bad, but I think peoples stances are starting to change more to do with the continuation of this football style rather than the peaks and troughs of it. We used to mix up play so much more than currentl...
by Conroy92
Thu Dec 26, 2019 4:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Italian Toffees versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 385
Views: 9187

Re: Italian Toffees versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Kevin Long up top... When we have Vydra on the bench who can play football. Bizarre.
by Conroy92
Mon Dec 23, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: That Charlie Taylor Stat
Replies: 45
Views: 2692

Re: That Charlie Taylor Stat

Pretty sure Ward had a similar stat when we were relegated from the prem and we were wondering why he wasn't starting too? Might be wrong, seems like eons ago! There is no doubting Taylor is the better out of him and Pieters and still developing. With the likes of Shaw, Rose all having injury proble...
by Conroy92
Mon Dec 16, 2019 1:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Traore
Replies: 40
Views: 4626

Re: Traore

A player that flatters to deceive. Everyone wants a player like this, until they play for you and produce very little in terms of end product.
by Conroy92
Sat Nov 23, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The difference between hoofball and football
Replies: 18
Views: 1307

Re: The difference between hoofball and football

Was that part of the game plan though? Stay strong, reduce the chances of turnovers and get to half time. Then turn the screw in the second half? We are not going to outplay many teams for 90mins at this level. I actually feel we've been back to our best in terms of mixing the play. Largely helped b...
by Conroy92
Sun Nov 10, 2019 10:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nir Bitton
Replies: 7
Views: 1302

Re: Nir Bitton

It means very little but over the past 3 or 4 years he's always been a very good player in football manager, maybe this is what CT meant when he said we had invested in our recruitment team, pre order of FM20? ;)
by Conroy92
Sat Nov 09, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What price Dwight ?
Replies: 76
Views: 3644

Re: What price Dwight ?

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Definitely robbed for Mings. I didn't even know we had bought him never mind sold him!
Good spot! Mears even! :D
by Conroy92
Fri Nov 08, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What price Dwight ?
Replies: 76
Views: 3644

Re: What price Dwight ?

dandeclaret wrote:Which players, in the last 20 years have Burnley sold too cheaply?
Kieran Trippier.

At the time, thought we were robbed for Chris Eagles and Tyrone Mings too.
by Conroy92
Wed Nov 06, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mike Rigg
Replies: 50
Views: 2965

Re: Mike Rigg

ClaretTony wrote:We have invested heavily in our recruitment both domestically and in Europe.
Where? Mike Rigg? Or is there scouting networks being worked on we dont know about?