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by Conroy92
Thu Jan 21, 2021 1:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 12 years ago
Replies: 52
Views: 2097

Re: 12 years ago

A few things I remember, I went with Accy Clarets to the away leg and some of the older fellas suggested to me and my mate it was best to stay near the ground, remember us literally stood outside the turnstile for about 30mins loitering! Remember at half time 1-0 up thinking we had a chance and then...
by Conroy92
Mon Jan 18, 2021 10:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7673
Views: 527414

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

Why on earth would any Burnley fan 'will a disaster' on the club they support? Why would they 'revel in crapness' that harms their club? We've seen these kind of lazy claims made on many of the now banned threads on this board over the years, and it's quite sad. If somebody has legitimate concerns ...
by Conroy92
Tue Jan 12, 2021 9:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Manchester United - Match Thread
Replies: 594
Views: 7974

Re: Burnley v Manchester United - Match Thread

Hang on a minute. This is whatever they said on Sky......43 million v 412 million expenditure. We’ve gone 70 minutes and just conceded to a good but deflected goal, to a team about to go top in the PL.Let’s not lose perspective eh? For perspective, the game at half time was fairly balanced. United ...
by Conroy92
Tue Jan 12, 2021 9:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Manchester United - Match Thread
Replies: 594
Views: 7974

Re: Burnley v Manchester United - Match Thread

tim_noone wrote:
Tue Jan 12, 2021 9:51 pm
You know he'll score...
Looks like he wouldn't score with a million chances at the minute
by Conroy92
Tue Jan 12, 2021 9:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Manchester United - Match Thread
Replies: 594
Views: 7974

Re: Burnley v Manchester United - Match Thread

Getting sick of Dyche not swapping the centre forwards.
by Conroy92
Tue Jan 05, 2021 10:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joeys Gone
Replies: 51
Views: 4497

Re: Joey Barton - out of a job

Wellsy1882 wrote:
Tue Jan 05, 2021 10:02 am
Nah jus pointless posts undermining people
Just* :twisted:
by Conroy92
Sun Dec 20, 2020 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Relegation thread
Replies: 39
Views: 1706

Re: Relegation thread

Steve1956 wrote:
Sun Dec 20, 2020 9:59 pm
Ok we can revisit the thread as we go along.
So you can say "look how I right I was". No thanks! :D
by Conroy92
Sun Dec 20, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Relegation thread
Replies: 39
Views: 1706

Re: Relegation thread

Steve1956 wrote:
Sun Dec 20, 2020 9:49 pm
Ok we will see,the 5 I have picked are the 5 that eventually 3 of will go down
Can you tell me next week's lottery numbers please. Ta.
by Conroy92
Sun Dec 20, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Ings injured again
Replies: 33
Views: 2921

Re: Danny Ings injured again

I know that I’m not disputing what he did, he did alright out of us & we did alright out of him, he did the job he was paid to do & did the job well, nobody put a gun to his head & forced him away from turf moor that was his choice which he was entitled to make & its my choice to just wish him well...
by Conroy92
Thu Dec 17, 2020 2:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Youth Setup
Replies: 12
Views: 566

Re: Youth Setup

We seemed to go through a period, a few years back, where we brought in a lot of youth players released from top sides, McNeil, Benson, Renny Smith ect. Not all of them have come off but even if only one or two make it it's been worth it. It's been a good strategy and has already paid off with Dwigh...
by Conroy92
Wed Dec 16, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harvey Elliott
Replies: 14
Views: 2387

Re: Harvey Elliott

Another goal tonight.
by Conroy92
Sun Dec 13, 2020 3:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ronnie o'sullivan
Replies: 68
Views: 1897

Re: ronnie o'sullivan

o'sullivan deliberately playing on when needing a dozen or so snookers. then he even tried to play on with just the black on the table until the official told him to get off. he's just a childish tosser who sulks when he doesn't get his own way and i notice his pals in the studio didn't dwell too m...
by Conroy92
Sun Dec 13, 2020 2:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ronnie o'sullivan
Replies: 68
Views: 1897

Re: ronnie o'sullivan

The jealousy on here stinks :lol:
by Conroy92
Sat Dec 12, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Move for Hendrick.....
Replies: 71
Views: 4477

Re: Move for Hendrick.....

Quality player, hardly ever injured and should have been our right winger this season, big miss for me, needs replacing asap with the same quality. Well, he shouldn't have been our right winger this season. Playing a CM at RM and hoping he'll carry on doing a job is something completely different. ...
by Conroy92
Sat Dec 12, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harvey Elliott
Replies: 14
Views: 2387

Harvey Elliott

Seems to be standing out down the road, few goals and assists this season already and only 17!! Unlikely to break into Liverpool's side yet, should we be having a look?
Is he on loan for the season at rovers or until January?
by Conroy92
Mon Dec 07, 2020 2:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lingard anyone ?
Replies: 69
Views: 2870

Re: Lingard anyone ?

I'd take Lingard on loan, if Dyche felt he could fit with the dressing room, any signs of him thinking he's the big I am, then no chance! In terms of technical ability and in an attacking sense he'd be better than anyone we have except maybe McNeil and giving him someone else to play with who is on ...
by Conroy92
Sat Dec 05, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood
Replies: 44
Views: 1959

Re: Chris Wood

Why should he remain impartial? He is a Burnley fan like the rest of us who just so happens to run this website. I guess as someone who moderates the board I always thought you should remain impartial if your upholding the rules. I might be wrong in this! What I mean by impartial is not that Tony s...
by Conroy92
Sat Dec 05, 2020 5:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood
Replies: 44
Views: 1959

Re: Chris Wood

You do have a right to an opinion, you should also remain impartial I guess in some sense (although I guess it's difficult as a fan). Maybe you should offer some substance to why you hold the opinion you do instead of just stating "im glad he's not picking the team". Do you think Wood played well? W...
by Conroy92
Sat Dec 05, 2020 4:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood
Replies: 44
Views: 1959

Re: Chris Wood

5 points from 4 games. One of those games was Man City. You haven't seen our injuries in the first 6 games and how we've improved now we have our defence back. Defence was wank without Mee and Tarky together. Look at it, then look at the points we've picked up. I'm sure it will make you change your...
by Conroy92
Sat Dec 05, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood
Replies: 44
Views: 1959

Re: Chris Wood

The Man City defeat was never going to be anything but. Since Ben Mee returned we've beat Palace and drawn vs Brighton and Everton. Everton were top of the league not so long ago. Now is the time NOT to be trying different things, but to be going with what we know damn well works. I've replied to y...
by Conroy92
Sat Dec 05, 2020 4:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood
Replies: 44
Views: 1959

Re: Chris Wood

Thank goodness you don't pick the team then Strange post considering where we are in the league... I think we need to be trying different things. The same old tactics and personnel have us in the bottom 3 you know? He actually said that Wood is the best striker we have when on form but equally offe...
by Conroy92
Sat Dec 05, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Everton - Match Day Thread
Replies: 320
Views: 5107

Re: Burnley v Everton - Match Day Thread

I hate to think how you felt after the first 6 games. Played 4, got 5 points since Mee returned. One was the mandatory defeat vs City. We're improving. I would love to be on the positivity wagon but I just can't see it. We are in a world where people are expecting Pope to make 2-3 world class saves...
by Conroy92
Sat Dec 05, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Everton - Match Day Thread
Replies: 320
Views: 5107

Re: Burnley v Everton - Match Day Thread

That result has left me feeling very abject. We will struggle to play better this season but have only come away with one point.

We also appear to be on the wrong end of some of the fine margins and the rub of the green is just not going with us.

Worrying times. Not feeling the positivity.
by Conroy92
Fri Dec 04, 2020 11:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brilliant Arfield interviews
Replies: 30
Views: 1704

Re: Brilliant Arfield interviews

Find it funny when people suggest it's in a tin pot league when he's doing the business in Europe too, let's not forget Aberdeen were not particularly tin pot when we played them.
With our current problems on the right Scott would still be starting for us.
by Conroy92
Wed Dec 02, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What players should we sign in January
Replies: 40
Views: 1860

Re: What players should we sign in January

It depends how much ALK make available for Dyche to spend, if we are scraping the barrel on small fees then RM - Bright O S isn’t a bad shout, Lolley from Forest, Snodgrass from West Ham. if we’re feeling a little more ambitious Berghuis from Feyenoord, Trincao loan from Barca, Marcus Edwards from ...
by Conroy92
Sat Nov 28, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manchester City v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 63
Views: 3570

Re: Manchester City v Burnley - Player Ratings

BPF 5
Lowton 4
Mee 5
Tarks 3
Taylor 4
Jay 6
Westwood 5
Benson 6
McNeil 6*
Barnes 5
Wood 5
by Conroy92
Sat Nov 28, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mcneil - have we seen enough?
Replies: 95
Views: 4098

Re: Mcneil - have we seen enough?

SGr wrote:
Sat Nov 28, 2020 4:08 pm
It’s the fact he keeps rotating on his left and sometimes gets himself in trouble because he just won’t use his right foot. Of course there’s nothing wrong with being one footed, just annoying when that happens.
If he could skin men with both feet United wouldn't have released him.
by Conroy92
Sat Nov 28, 2020 4:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mcneil - have we seen enough?
Replies: 95
Views: 4098

Re: Mcneil - have we seen enough?

Opposition teams have learned to double up and push Dwight onto his right foot. This is why he now ends up going backwards a lot. This should in theory open up other pockets of space on the field. Unfortunately we always look at the safe sideways pass particularly in the centre of the park and the s...
by Conroy92
Fri Nov 27, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cotterill back in work
Replies: 42
Views: 2569

Re: Cotterill back in work

There's plenty of comments about how he brought in good players but didn't get the most out of them. If Coyle hadn't got promotion but we'd got a new manager who'd carried on with the existing downward (particularly financial trajectory) then he may have been viewed as the foundation for administra...
by Conroy92
Thu Nov 26, 2020 9:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Out of contract players
Replies: 24
Views: 1576

Re: Out of contract players

All of Lowton, Gudmundsson, Bardsley, Brady and Long have started games this year. Having all these players leave at the same time means we'll have to sign 6-7 players in the next window. That's because I think we are short now and one or two not good enough. We should have already acted on it and h...
by Conroy92
Wed Nov 25, 2020 5:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jay or vydra signing
Replies: 105
Views: 4243

Re: Jay or vydra signing

Murger wrote:
Wed Nov 25, 2020 4:08 pm
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This is a bit of a worry, if true.

That makes 2 who want to move, Tarks and Vyds. Any one else?
by Conroy92
Wed Nov 25, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: EVERY GOAL | SAM VOKES | There's only one Sam Vokes!
Replies: 29
Views: 1850

Re: EVERY GOAL | SAM VOKES | There's only one Sam Vokes!

ClaretTony wrote:
Sun Nov 22, 2020 1:17 pm
As good as they were it was in the Championship
Danny Ings has gone on on to be far more than a championship player.

Regardless, I doubt we will see a better partnership. Hope I'm wrong!
by Conroy92
Wed Nov 25, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jay or vydra signing
Replies: 105
Views: 4243

Re: Vydra to stay

Chris wood is very much the footballing equivalent of Dyche. They are great for Burnley but I doubt either them would be of interest to many other premier league clubs. Not down to ability but purely style. Wood can score goals but his all round contribution is actually pretty poor. His touch is ok...
by Conroy92
Sun Nov 22, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: EVERY GOAL | SAM VOKES | There's only one Sam Vokes!
Replies: 29
Views: 1850

Re: EVERY GOAL | SAM VOKES | There's only one Sam Vokes!

As a front two partnership I'm not sure we'll see better for us than Ings and Vokes.
by Conroy92
Sat Nov 21, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bands beginning with 'B'
Replies: 120
Views: 2250

Re: Bands beginning with 'B'

Bacchus- Ashley Barnes
by Conroy92
Fri Nov 20, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Venkys
Replies: 36
Views: 2591

Re: Venkys

I think a lot of Rovers fans have realised they are now in a situation where Venkys are keeping them afloat. The bit I don't get is by Venkys still pumping in money every season and the club's debt growing every year, how can Blackburn think Venkys are turning it around? It's a double edged sword. N...
by Conroy92
Tue Nov 10, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: One £20-30 million player every year...
Replies: 59
Views: 2555

Re: One £20-30 million player every year...

I'm not sure we need one £20-30mil pound player. I think if we bought 2/3 10-15m players of the right age we might only have to do this once every two seasons, rather than spend every window.
by Conroy92
Sat Oct 31, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Chelsea
Replies: 447
Views: 11661

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Chelsea

Not sure what's wrong with Dwight, he's had two opportunities to get the ball out of his feet and drive at goal but he keeps playing backwards or sideways
by Conroy92
Thu Oct 29, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7673
Views: 527414

Re: ALK Capital...

As someone who does not really get how these things work, is it normal for the lawyer to be made a director of the purchasing company? People suggesting further up Farnell is involved in Staunch Partners as a director? Does this mean he will have an active part in running the club? More information ...
by Conroy92
Tue Oct 20, 2020 1:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tactics
Replies: 73
Views: 3000

Re: Tactics

FactualFrank at it again thinking he knows people & their psyche from a keyboard at home. What evidence have you to suggest Sean Dyche, a manager who has taken us from a poor Championship team to years in The Prem, doubts his own ability as a manager? And this isn't personal, this is a serious disc...
by Conroy92
Sun Oct 04, 2020 4:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What or who is to blame?
Replies: 69
Views: 2932

Re: What or who is to blame?

Few points from this one. Firstly, I haven’t said we’re relegated. So I don’t see what there is to be shown up about. Second, Burnley surviving this season under the current conditions wouldn’t justify anything that has gone on off the field. Dyche isn’t happy, hasn’t been for ages, and it’s blatan...
by Conroy92
Sat Oct 03, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match thread v Magpies
Replies: 809
Views: 21793

Re: Match thread v Magpies

willsclarets wrote:
Sat Oct 03, 2020 9:00 pm
I think pretty much everyone's been hopeless aside from perhaps Taylor in the last few games. With all players available, I think RB is comfortably our weakest position yes.
Yes 2 right backs and 1 right midefielder who's currently returning from injury. I know where I see the gap...
by Conroy92
Sat Oct 03, 2020 8:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match thread v Magpies
Replies: 809
Views: 21793

Re: Match thread v Magpies

He doesn't sniff the squad of any other premier league side, and he doesn't get in most championship first 11's. I think some people on here give him too much credit for passion and commitment tbh. He's not a whole lot better than I'm giving him credit for. He nearly got MoM against Leicester someh...
by Conroy92
Sat Oct 03, 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match thread v Magpies
Replies: 809
Views: 21793

Re: Match thread v Magpies

We don't just need a right winger, we need a RB who isn't a 35 year old who was just about good enough for the premier league in his prime. I know he tries hard but how is this guy our first choice. Bardsley had been one of the picks of the back 4 so far this season, I know it doesn't say a lot but...
by Conroy92
Sat Oct 03, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match thread v Magpies
Replies: 809
Views: 21793

Re: Match thread v Magpies

Poor defending and Stephens the closest midfielder not closing down, we could be phooked this year :cry:
by Conroy92
Fri Oct 02, 2020 4:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harry Wilson
Replies: 760
Views: 66756

Re: Harry Wilson

I would think Dyche thought he would be a good signing given that we were trying to sign him. Babyliner - not heard that one since primary school, but that's not the first word that came anywhere near my head to describe Wilson. I didn't think you could be a babyliner in professional football since...
by Conroy92
Fri Oct 02, 2020 3:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche Today
Replies: 204
Views: 10357

Re: Dyche Today

Some people saying don't worry investment on the way, but a poor start to the season and beiing towards the bottom 3 come December might make potential Investors reconsider. Of course we usually go on to have a good run the second half of the season but it looks like these guys have had tabs on a fe...
by Conroy92
Fri Oct 02, 2020 3:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harry Wilson
Replies: 760
Views: 66756

Re: Harry Wilson

I wonder if we'll go back for Quaison now, sounds like the 12m and add ons offered for Wilson would get him.
by Conroy92
Sat Sep 26, 2020 10:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche & Garlick
Replies: 122
Views: 8033

Re: Dyche & Garlick

When Dyche came in the defence was sured up. We became less creative but the framework and personnel enabled us to mix up the play and actually play some nice football. The system hasn't changed however we no longer have all the personnel to make it tick. Some fans complained 2 years ago the footbal...
by Conroy92
Sat Sep 26, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Booo, Garlick stinks...
Replies: 158
Views: 6257

Re: Booo, Garlick stinks...

I can count on one hand the times Dyche has switched things in 8 years. Garlick let him sign a passing midfielder this week. I bet he wants to go back already. How many times should we have changed over the 8 year period? I wouldn't class Stephens as a midfielder to improve the football, just a plu...