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by ZizkovClaret
Fri Sep 25, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ashley Westwood....
Replies: 51
Views: 2666

Re: Ashley Westwood....

Not bad for a 5m bit-part villa reject ;) Gwan Westy
by ZizkovClaret
Thu Sep 24, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital...
Replies: 571
Views: 30245

Re: ALK Capital...

This new hard nosed commercial nous could have all kinds of benefits:

Suicide Squad: New lucrative sponsorship deal with Dignitas
Daz Bentley branded limited edition washing powder
Stan Ternents magic lantern big screen sponsored by Sam(Ellis)sung
by ZizkovClaret
Thu Sep 24, 2020 6:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital...
Replies: 571
Views: 30245

Re: ALK Capital...

Bastards (in claret and blue)
by ZizkovClaret
Thu Sep 24, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital...
Replies: 571
Views: 30245

Re: ALK Capital...

Did often wonder if Lowerhouse could run a park and ride from the club before and after Burnley Home games outside of cricket season to get a bit of the football money.

Could even do a prestige canal barge based option.
by ZizkovClaret
Thu Sep 24, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital...
Replies: 571
Views: 30245

Re: ALK Capital...

You would think circa 150 to 200 million surely?

Tarks Pope and Mcneil is arguably 100m on their own
by ZizkovClaret
Thu Sep 24, 2020 11:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Good Window
Replies: 21
Views: 1793

Re: Good Window

Didn't Dyche say that with Tarky, Mee, Long and Dunne we have a good set of centre backs. We would definitely need someone like Dawson if Tarky goes but otherwise is there any point getting another Centre half in? Not forgetting of course that Stephens isn't yet in the building and Wilson is nowher...
by ZizkovClaret
Thu Sep 24, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sad passing
Replies: 6
Views: 1661

Re: Sad passing

Thought this was a thread about the limited abilities of Amadou Sanogo for a minute
by ZizkovClaret
Wed Sep 23, 2020 6:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital...
Replies: 571
Views: 30245

Re: ALK Capital...

Could certainly see "Come and see what our projects are, and by the way, we're playing Man City on Saturday if you want to stay for that?"
by ZizkovClaret
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harry Wilson
Replies: 246
Views: 26724

Re: Harry Wilson

City kids haven't done too bad for us ;) . I'd be reluctant to judge who we sign now than in previous eras
by ZizkovClaret
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital...
Replies: 571
Views: 30245

Re: ALK Capital...

Chester Perry wrote:
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:34 pm
That initial 24 hours from when it occurred probably did more to improve the image/standing of the club around the world than much of our time in the Premier League, particularly our captain.
Oh definitely, but that initial half hour....... :shock:
by ZizkovClaret
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our striker has his own celebration on the new Fifa
Replies: 0
Views: 286

Our striker has his own celebration on the new Fifa

If you'd told me that would happen in the mid 90s id have laughed at you.

What a journey we've been on
by ZizkovClaret
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: All games televised on first weekend in October
Replies: 20
Views: 1251

Re: All games televised on first weekend in October

Quickenthetempo wrote:
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:29 pm
Demand from foreign audiences will dictate kick off times.

Probably less money to pay back if we keep them sweet?
Decent point that! The Chinese deal favoured lunchtime KO's however with that up the swanny the PL will be fluttering its eyelashes Westerly towards the US, hence the later KOs
by ZizkovClaret
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harry Wilson
Replies: 246
Views: 26724

Re: Harry Wilson

I'd hope if it is to be a decent fee, a sizeable proportion would be in the form of add-ons based on games, goals, caps, PL status, sell on % / Buy back clauses etc.
by ZizkovClaret
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: All games televised on first weekend in October
Replies: 20
Views: 1251

Re: All games televised on first weekend in October

Well that's a game i cant watch in a pub here!
by ZizkovClaret
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital...
Replies: 571
Views: 30245

Re: ALK Capital...

There is a significant opinion in the analytics sphere that Burnley are very good at it, if a little out of the norm in what they do (a necessity for it's size and budget), a club with that kind of reputation would be a good partner for what ALK does with it's technology development We are open to ...
by ZizkovClaret
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital...
Replies: 571
Views: 30245

Re: ALK Capital...

We need investment to maintain our current level, nevermind move onwards. I can see how, with our newly minted Cat 1 Academy, we would be looked at as an ideal breeding ground for the development of talent they can identify. We have a track record in McNeil of taking undervalued players and turning ...
by ZizkovClaret
Wed Sep 23, 2020 12:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Socially Distant Sports Bar Podcast - A Genuine Gem
Replies: 0
Views: 166

Socially Distant Sports Bar Podcast - A Genuine Gem

Really enjoyed this pod. No pretence, no bullshit, just 3 blokes talking about sport without descending into TalkSport-esque parody, and bloody hilarious.

NSFW warning as it can get a bit sweary, but good natured.

https://www.facebook.com/distantpod/
by ZizkovClaret
Wed Sep 23, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who likes Boris?
Replies: 233
Views: 4074

Re: Who likes Boris?

Boris Johnson - Never knowingly competent.
by ZizkovClaret
Wed Sep 23, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid lifestyle changes you will keep
Replies: 32
Views: 1065

Re: Covid lifestyle changes you will keep

Thinking some people really should wear a mask out in public
by ZizkovClaret
Tue Sep 22, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight ... one trick Pony ?
Replies: 94
Views: 3050

Re: Dwight ... one trick Pony ?

Laughable thread
by ZizkovClaret
Mon Sep 21, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 3707
Views: 356500

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

ewanrob wrote:
Mon Sep 21, 2020 3:09 pm
Dan James anyone, mainly left wing but can play on the right....mind you he falls over a lot..so maybe not a Dyche type.
Would definitely try and get him on a season long loan ideally with pre-agreed option to sign
by ZizkovClaret
Mon Sep 21, 2020 2:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 3707
Views: 356500

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

I also wouldn't be sad to see Joe Allen. Only 30 so worth a 2 year deal imo
by ZizkovClaret
Mon Sep 21, 2020 2:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 3707
Views: 356500

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

Tribesmen wrote:
Mon Sep 21, 2020 2:22 pm
So anything what people think will happen ?
Stephens seems likely.
by ZizkovClaret
Mon Sep 21, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes back as under-23s face Sunderland
Replies: 42
Views: 2072

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes back as under-23s face Sunderland

Could end up freeing Jay and Vydra up to play from the sides as wide forwards in a 424 if needs be
by ZizkovClaret
Mon Sep 21, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Demarai Gray
Replies: 24
Views: 4418

Re: Demarai Gray

Would be a good signing for sure. I fancied us to bid before he went to Leicester
by ZizkovClaret
Mon Sep 21, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid testing - What is the wait there?
Replies: 29
Views: 889

Re: Covid testing - What is the wait there?

Pearcey wrote:
Mon Sep 21, 2020 11:04 am
What are mild symptoms? You’ve either got a temperature or a persistent new cough or you haven’t.
With respect, my doc has referred me based on my presenting symptoms, so i'll go with her assesment
by ZizkovClaret
Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid testing - What is the wait there?
Replies: 29
Views: 889

Covid testing - What is the wait there?

Our R rate is 1.6 here so were in the s**t frankly atm. Ive got some mild symptoms so getting tested and 1st slot i could get was thursday

How you lot getting on?
by ZizkovClaret
Mon Sep 21, 2020 8:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Collateral Chi Burgers of Calais
Replies: 7
Views: 471

Re: The Collateral Chi Burgers of Calais

Why is this idiot tolerated on here?
by ZizkovClaret
Mon Sep 21, 2020 8:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Grenade Found
Replies: 19
Views: 1703

Re: Grenade Found

Boss Hogg wrote:
Fri Sep 18, 2020 8:43 pm
Where is this ?
Zizkov, Prague in Czech Republic

The Germans then russians left in kinda a hurry so military surplus gets interesting ha
by ZizkovClaret
Fri Sep 18, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Grenade Found
Replies: 19
Views: 1703

Re: Grenade Found

My local market often has a military surplus stall. They have boxes and boxes of deactivated grenades for about a fiver each
by ZizkovClaret
Fri Sep 18, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: AFC Bury sign Sam Cook
Replies: 16
Views: 1053

Re: AFC Bury sign Sam Cook

With them playing at Radcliffe Borough's ground, there could be talk of a merger with Bury Met Council.

Would certainly give them motown to manage







(Not in the least bit sorry)
by ZizkovClaret
Fri Sep 18, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Grenade Found
Replies: 19
Views: 1703

Re: Grenade Found

Bloody hell it could cause 1000s of pounds of improvements
by ZizkovClaret
Fri Sep 18, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: AFC Bury sign Sam Cook
Replies: 16
Views: 1053

AFC Bury sign Sam Cook

Another new addition for the phoenix club.

Yet to be confirmed if he will play in a front two, or if the manager will seek to utilise him as a sole man up front
by ZizkovClaret
Fri Sep 18, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tomas Rosicky: "Vydra came close to a loan move to Sparta Prague in January"
Replies: 8
Views: 1267

Tomas Rosicky: "Vydra came close to a loan move to Sparta Prague in January"

The number of Czech ambassadors in the window of English football is declining. After all, only Tomáš Souček from West Ham and Matěj Vydra from Burnley can be seen in the Premier League. The second named shone on Thursday in the match of the 3rd round of the League Cup. With a goal and a penalty sh...
by ZizkovClaret
Fri Sep 18, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 43 years ago
Replies: 30
Views: 1344

Re: 43 years ago

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:
Wed Sep 16, 2020 10:45 pm
40 years since Lennon was shot.

26 yrs since Senna and Ratzenberger died.
Just imagine Lennon on twitter? He'd be worse than Morrissey
by ZizkovClaret
Fri Sep 18, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Attracting new players by making Burnley sound posher...
Replies: 27
Views: 1465

Re: Attracting new players by making Burnley sound posher...

1) You can live in Manchester or Cheshire
2) Video of the players driving down the drive to Gawthorpe in their flash cars, then drone shots of the training ground.

Job done
by ZizkovClaret
Fri Sep 18, 2020 10:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Zoe Ball
Replies: 86
Views: 3455

Re: Zoe Ball

Devils_Advocate wrote:
Tue Sep 15, 2020 1:04 pm
She's no Mike Graham
Thankfully.

What a blowhard prick that guy is

https://youtu.be/eNBJ_5XaOYM
by ZizkovClaret
Fri Sep 18, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jimmy Dunne / Josh Benson
Replies: 53
Views: 4424

Re: Jimmy Dunne / Josh Benson

Wellsy1882 wrote:
Thu Sep 17, 2020 7:42 pm
Neither had much to do really tho
Some players look like that.

You'd have noticed had they f**ked up though....
by ZizkovClaret
Thu Sep 17, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: More betting sponsorship at Burnley
Replies: 24
Views: 766

Re: More betting sponsorship at Burnley

Just as Manchester United have decided that Regional sponsor/marketing partners are no longer the way to go - they find a better return from global partners - this is partly because everyone is at it, even the Leagues themselves (have a look at how many sponsors La Liga have signed up, it is mind b...
by ZizkovClaret
Thu Sep 17, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: More betting sponsorship at Burnley
Replies: 24
Views: 766

Re: More betting sponsorship at Burnley

Coming soon, Noodle partners, official ride-on lawnmower, and garage door partners.
by ZizkovClaret
Thu Sep 17, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: More betting sponsorship at Burnley
Replies: 24
Views: 766

Re: More betting sponsorship at Burnley

These announcements that have happened over the last few days it seems like something is happening at board level. Not necessarily. I remember seeing a job advertised for someone to expand our commercial partnerships so i'd take the recent activity as part and parcel of someone trying to hit the gr...
by ZizkovClaret
Thu Sep 17, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sue Barker to leave QOS
Replies: 105
Views: 3523

Re: Sue Barker to leave QOS

FactualFrank wrote:
Thu Sep 17, 2020 1:19 pm
Thinking of who would make good captains.

Neil Ruddock?
If they get ruddock the removal of Tufnell would have been pointless. The two are interchangeable.

Im hoping for someone more recently retired
by ZizkovClaret
Thu Sep 17, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sue Barker to leave QOS
Replies: 105
Views: 3523

Re: Sue Barker to leave QOS

FactualFrank wrote:
Thu Sep 17, 2020 1:19 pm
Thinking of who would make good captains.

Neil Ruddock?
Jimmy Anderson and Rachel Brown-Finnis?

#BurnleyMafia ;)
by ZizkovClaret
Thu Sep 17, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sue Barker to leave QOS
Replies: 105
Views: 3523

Re: Sue Barker to leave QOS

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:
Thu Sep 17, 2020 1:16 pm
It was 24yrs ago, I can't remember if there was this much of a fuss tbh.
It being pre-internet age or at least pre-social media probably had a lot to do with that
by ZizkovClaret
Thu Sep 17, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sue Barker to leave QOS
Replies: 105
Views: 3523

Re: Sue Barker to leave QOS

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:
Thu Sep 17, 2020 12:11 pm
Alex Scott confirmed as new host.
Well qualified and experienced as a journalist and presenter, with a good history as a sportsperson.
by ZizkovClaret
Thu Sep 17, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best original movie soundtrack?
Replies: 46
Views: 745

Re: Best original movie soundtrack?

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

On earbuds, on a tram through Prague on a winters night, with a hip flask. Bob on
by ZizkovClaret
Wed Sep 16, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley in crisis
Replies: 105
Views: 8444

Re: Burnley in crisis

On a basic salary? I'll bow to your expertise but for me. A manager has to earn more than the employee otherwise the entire structure has broken down. There has to be a pyramid system. No wonder players have the power they have. I can't imagine managing an employee earning more than me. Defeats the...
by ZizkovClaret
Mon Sep 14, 2020 2:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What channel is our cup game v Blades on
Replies: 106
Views: 6730

Re: What channel is our cup game v Blades on

Sod that fer a game of soldiers
by ZizkovClaret
Mon Sep 14, 2020 2:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brewed in another country
Replies: 37
Views: 1603

Re: Brewed in another country

Pilsner should be always Plzen brewed. Staropramen is considered a poor beer here, nevermind when brewed in Burton :lol: From wiki: Pilsner Urquell is today brewed solely in the Pilsen brewery. It was brewed between 2002 and 2011 in Tychy, Poland[13] and between 2004 and 2017 in Kaluga, Russia.[14]