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by RVclaret
Fri Oct 18, 2019 12:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: JBG out for weeks
Replies: 52
Views: 2258

Re: ARTICLE: JBG out for weeks

Can't remember the last game we played well in/got a result from that Lennon started.

Hopefully Brady is fit and gets the start.
by RVclaret
Sat Oct 12, 2019 12:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Czech Republic vs England
Replies: 153
Views: 3507

Re: Czech Republic vs England

Tonight should be a reality check for all those who think England will be a serious contender next summer,ponderous build-up with no end product,midfield bypassed easily by the Czechs despite having Rice and Henderson as defensive shields,and a shaky defence,especially at set-pieces,reminds me of t...
by RVclaret
Tue Oct 08, 2019 5:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The fall of Stoke City and Vokes / Ward
Replies: 34
Views: 3019

Re: The fall of Stoke City and Vokes / Ward

Jones has been trying to implement his 4-1-2-1-2 diamond formation that was successful at Luton and it just doesn't seem to have worked. My mate who is a huge Stoke fan says there is a bigger problem from above at their club, though. They think a few things are rotten and he still has faith in Jones...
by RVclaret
Sun Oct 06, 2019 12:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pieters or Taylor?
Replies: 26
Views: 1165

Re: Pieters or Taylor?

Taylor - he is class.
by RVclaret
Sat Oct 05, 2019 10:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pieters injury
Replies: 49
Views: 3822

Re: Pieters injury

Hope it’s not serious but also hope this means Taylor is back in - much more rounded player and showed that when he came on today.
by RVclaret
Fri Oct 04, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets v Everton : Score Predictions
Replies: 28
Views: 931

Re: Clarets v Everton : Score Predictions

1-0 Wood.
by RVclaret
Sun Sep 29, 2019 4:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our style of play
Replies: 24
Views: 1789

Re: Our style of play

I find it rather amusing that opposition managers basically admit they are not very good/don’t do their jobs properly when they state ‘we knew what to expect’ :lol:
by RVclaret
Sun Sep 22, 2019 1:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lennon & Pieters
Replies: 64
Views: 5965

Re: Lennon & Pieters

There are some that say Pieters and McNeill don't gel.... Maybe they aren't watching the same games as Lancs Live reporters https://www.lancs.live/sport/football/football-news/dwight-mcneil-excelling-burnley-role-16960449 That site is up there with the worst I have seen, not sure they even go to ga...
by RVclaret
Sun Sep 22, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Westwood and Cork
Replies: 30
Views: 2715

Re: Westwood and Cork

As poor as they were last week they were as good yesterday.
by RVclaret
Thu Sep 19, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Norwich predicted scoreline
Replies: 58
Views: 3085

Re: Norwich predicted scoreline

Bad feeling about this one. 1-2.
by RVclaret
Mon Sep 16, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs Australia 5th test
Replies: 242
Views: 10546

Re: England vs Australia 5th test

ClaretTony wrote:Doesn't help does it when you lose your best bowler?

Even more so during the first innings meaning we had 10 men for the rest of the test!
by RVclaret
Sun Sep 15, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs Australia 5th test
Replies: 242
Views: 10546

Re: England vs Australia 5th test

Good chance of Aus win. Some of our bowling is barely county standard. Nowhere near consistent enough. Archer and Curran rarely have a clue where they're sending it. Anderson is very badly missed. With him fit we'd have won this series. Absolute classic this. Both Curran and Archer wiped out almost...
by RVclaret
Sun Sep 15, 2019 9:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lennon & Pieters
Replies: 64
Views: 5965

Re: Lennon & Pieters

Really don’t understand the bashing that Pieters gets on here, it is quite irrational. It’s not irrational and this post wasn’t a bashing. Taylor and McNeil were outstanding together in the second half of last season, offering our main threat going forward. So far McNeil has been subdued to say the...
by RVclaret
Sun Sep 15, 2019 12:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lennon & Pieters
Replies: 64
Views: 5965

Re: Lennon & Pieters

Bin Ont Turf wrote:Maybe Taylor should get on the bench before you start throwing him in the first XI.

Strange one really, is that purely due to Bardsley being able to cover right and left?

I think most on here agree Taylor was one of our best players last season.
by RVclaret
Sun Sep 15, 2019 12:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lennon & Pieters
Replies: 64
Views: 5965

Lennon & Pieters

The two changes I would make for the next game. I don’t know what our record is when Lennon starts but it can’t be good, can barely think of a winning game. He offers very little on the ball and his style means it leaves the middle two overran in the middle. Meanwhile McNeil hasn’t been at last year...
by RVclaret
Sat Sep 14, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick goal
Replies: 71
Views: 7822

Re: Hendrick goal

Is it a coincidence that we are back to playing dogger now Lennon is back in the team? Not putting all the blame on him but we seem to get worse with him in. I’d like to see Hendrick in for him if JBG ain’t fit and Taylor in for Pieters who offers zilch going forward and is without doubt holding McN...
by RVclaret
Fri Sep 13, 2019 7:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire promoted
Replies: 21
Views: 2216

Re: Lancashire promoted

Hopefully resign Maxwell who has been excellent.

Another top quality batsman is also needed though.
by RVclaret
Wed Sep 04, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 4th Test
Replies: 451
Views: 12811

Re: England v Australia 4th Test

Apart from Broad, England have been surprisingly flat. Australia’s morning and if these two are still together by tea then the test could be out of reach.
by RVclaret
Tue Aug 27, 2019 12:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ash for England?
Replies: 39
Views: 3043

Re: Ash for England?

Moneyball style player. His statistics are fantastic and if you actually pay close attention to his contributions on the pitch there is no denying he has fantastic skill and technique. But luckily for us he’s not very fashionable, I don’t know the reasons why, but he’s unlikely to attract the top c...
by RVclaret
Mon Aug 26, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Team v Sunderland
Replies: 67
Views: 4051

Re: Team v Sunderland

MDWat wrote:Hart
Bardsley Long Gibson Taylor
Lennon Hendrick Drinkwater Brady
Rodriguez Vydra

This
by RVclaret
Sun Aug 25, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 3rd Ashes Test
Replies: 490
Views: 14866

Re: England v Australia 3rd Ashes Test

Outstanding from Sir Ben. What a player and what a sporting moment.
by RVclaret
Sun Aug 25, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: McNeil
Replies: 22
Views: 3560

Re: McNeil

2 assists in first 3 games of the season and he should be dropped.

Oh and he gives it away too much according to some.

Christ almighty
by RVclaret
Fri Aug 23, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 3rd Ashes Test
Replies: 490
Views: 14866

Re: England v Australia 3rd Ashes Test

Bairstow next man to depart. This is a shambles but incredibly predictable.
by RVclaret
Fri Aug 23, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 3rd Ashes Test
Replies: 490
Views: 14866

Re: England v Australia 3rd Ashes Test

People aren't giving enough credit to the Aussie bowlers on this tour. They seem to be on the money all the time. Very rare for freebies. The only time I remember our batsman being on top was Stokes last few overs before the declaration, when he had a free license to attack at will. They have been ...
by RVclaret
Fri Aug 23, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 3rd Ashes Test
Replies: 490
Views: 14866

Re: England v Australia 3rd Ashes Test

Can hardly have a go at Roy when his captain is in no better nick!
by RVclaret
Fri Aug 23, 2019 3:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 3rd Ashes Test
Replies: 490
Views: 14866

Re: England v Australia 3rd Ashes Test

I think the smart money will be waiting to see how we bat, rather than crowing about mopping up the Aussie tail on a wicket with seam swing and a distinctly erratic bounce....in dodgy light. Maybe we will make hay...but maybe we will find 200 is beyond us. Archer did ok..and Broad came through in t...
by RVclaret
Mon Aug 19, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs Australia 2nd test
Replies: 204
Views: 10466

Re: England vs Australia 2nd test

So we drop Roy now and send out the message you have 3 tests to make A couple of scores not sure that is right. I haven’t seen any of the ashes but we know what he does, he is affectively a dasher he is likely to get out edging to slip etc a lot whilst playing a flamboyant drive but when he comes o...
by RVclaret
Thu Aug 15, 2019 12:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs T20
Replies: 44
Views: 3297

Re: Lancs T20

jdrobbo wrote:Alex Davies was majestic tonight. Such a controlled innings.

I'm mates with Alex - he went to QEGS, cracking guy and player but spoils himself with the team he supports...
by RVclaret
Mon Aug 12, 2019 12:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A question re: Taylor v Pieters and McNeil
Replies: 41
Views: 3342

Re: A question re: Taylor v Pieters and McNeil

Taylor back in for me.
by RVclaret
Sun Aug 11, 2019 12:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Southampton - Player Ratings
Replies: 79
Views: 9129

Re: Burnley v Southampton - Player Ratings

Pope 7 Lowton 7 - thought his distribution was terrible all game Tarkowski 9 - kept Adams and Ings quiet alongside Mee 9 Pieters 8 - he was poor first half but ended up with two assists and a clean sheet on his debut Jbg 8 - much more like it and I look forward to more of the same throughout this se...
by RVclaret
Fri Aug 09, 2019 11:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your team for the saints
Replies: 52
Views: 3637

Re: Your team for the saints

Pope
Lowton Tarkowski Mee Taylor
JBG Westwood Drinkwater McNeil
Jay Rod
Wood

Now that is a very strong looking team!
by RVclaret
Thu Aug 08, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: That's it - busy day over
Replies: 15
Views: 1247

Re: That's it - busy day over

ClaretTony wrote:Not at all - although he could still sign of course for us or anyone else being a free agent.

Only wrote two that weren't used - one was Ruslan Malinovskyi and the other was Dael Fry.

Out of curiosity, how close did we get to Malinovskyi? Fee agreed with the club but not the player?
by RVclaret
Thu Aug 08, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Drinkwater signs to fill the midfield gap
Replies: 245
Views: 13393

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Drinkwater signs to fill the midfield gap

Excellent signing. Seen that Chelsea want him out for the season so I am sure we have first option on extending the loan/buying him.

Hopefully he gets up to speed quickly as I cannot wait to see him and Westwood in the middle.
by RVclaret
Thu Aug 08, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 478501

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Another Chelsea ‘itk’ reporter is saying Drinkwater to us is a done deal - @jakeheasman
by RVclaret
Wed Aug 07, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 478501

Re: Danny Drinkwater

Come on Burnley, make this happen.
by RVclaret
Wed Aug 07, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 478501

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

LoveCurryPies wrote:SKY SPORTS

Chelsea Midfielder Danny Drinkwater is travelling to Burnley ahead of a season long-loan, thought to be 50-50 wages.

Completely made up, well done.
by RVclaret
Wed Aug 07, 2019 12:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 478501

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Would be happy with Drinkwater. Suits our system and is an upgrade on Cork.
by RVclaret
Tue Aug 06, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 478501

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Tick tock
by RVclaret
Mon Aug 05, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 478501

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

If palace genuinely want him, he's theirs. This will all be to bump up either the players terms or that of the agent. It's not a dig, but we cannot compete with other premier league teams regards package, even more so with the likes of Palace. Agree but it sounds like they were getting him on loan....
by RVclaret
Mon Aug 05, 2019 4:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kalvin Phillips
Replies: 233
Views: 29460

Re: Kalvin Phillips

As much as I'd love us to sign him, I think there is more chance of us bringing Kevin Phillips out of retirement to lead our line.
by RVclaret
Mon Aug 05, 2019 3:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hungarian grand prix
Replies: 47
Views: 1936

Re: Hungarian grand prix

It'd be cool if for a few races in the season the cars had to compete with the same engines. They can all use their own chassis and what not, but standardise the engines. It might be tough to get done though since the FIA would have to get an engine manufacturer to allow their engine be shared with...
by RVclaret
Sun Aug 04, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Australia 1st Ashes Test
Replies: 399
Views: 14090

Re: England v Australia 1st Ashes Test

Archer has to play the next match. I would probably get Rashid in too. I think Archer’s pace and bounce + Rashid’s variation could be the key to getting Smith out earlier.
by RVclaret
Sun Aug 04, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kalvin Phillips
Replies: 233
Views: 29460

Re: Kalvin Phillips

At 29, you'd think he is similar to Cork regards his style and attributes may only be there for a season or 2. Could be another useful 2 year stop gap, but I'd much rather be breaking our transfer record on someone with either there best 5 years ahead of them, time to develop and improve, possibly ...
by RVclaret
Sun Aug 04, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 478501

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Really, I've barely heard of him. What's his attributes etc? Is he a creator etc, as when I've watched Leeds he seems quiet/unnoticed in terms if contribution, so in my head I have defensive screener. Not a bad thing, just he doesn't jump out to me as a player you'd break your transfer record for G...
by RVclaret
Sun Aug 04, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 478501

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Kalvin Phillips would be an outstanding signing.
by RVclaret
Sat Aug 03, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your starting line up next week
Replies: 41
Views: 3424

Re: Your starting line up next week

Why do people want Lennon anywhere near the starting 11. Offers absolutely nothing going forward.

Pope
Lowton
Tark
Mee
Taylor
Jbg
Hendrick
Westwood
McNeil
Jay rod
Wood
by RVclaret
Sat Aug 03, 2019 4:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How much will we spend.....
Replies: 26
Views: 2276

Re: How much will we spend.....

More chance of Wood not being called Woods on here all season than us spending £30m.
by RVclaret
Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 478501

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Father Jack wrote:Image

I'd imagine the poster here Richardsbfc is the same fellow as here so I guess he wouldn't want to look like such an idiot.
by RVclaret
Fri Aug 02, 2019 6:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 478501

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Richardsbfc wrote:An appointment definately in Manchester tomorrow.

How do you know its for us and not any other north west or midlands based team?
by RVclaret
Wed Jul 31, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Heats
Replies: 491
Views: 24453

Re: Heats

The concern is whether Pope is even fit. Only featured twice in pre season. You’d imagine he must play the full 90 on Saturday if he is to start the Southampton game.

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