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by kaptin1
Tue Sep 29, 2020 1:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 4137
Views: 399981

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

mkmel wrote:
Tue Sep 29, 2020 8:09 am
What would happen to Brentford's cut of the transfer if we simply exchanged Tarkowski for say three Leicester players with no actual money involved?
We’d have to send them a few limbs in the post
by kaptin1
Mon Sep 28, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Granada Reports
Replies: 27
Views: 3264

Re: Granada Reports

Me too
by kaptin1
Mon Sep 28, 2020 5:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 4137
Views: 399981

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

mdd2 wrote:
Mon Sep 28, 2020 3:14 pm
Connor Park aged 23 has signed today. On official site
Everyone is “Head of” something these days. “Head of Academy Administration” ... is that another way of saying “junior tea boy”?
by kaptin1
Mon Sep 28, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season ticket refunds?
Replies: 52
Views: 2566

Re: Season ticket refunds?

This was the latest communication I received from the club

https://www.burnleyfootballclub.com/con ... ing-update
by kaptin1
Sat Sep 26, 2020 7:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Starting Lineup
Replies: 122
Views: 3792

Re: Starting Lineup

What’s happened to Max Thompson, the striker who came on as a sub against City last season?
by kaptin1
Sat Sep 26, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tark - transfer
Replies: 1175
Views: 81180

Re: Tark - transfer

It’s not just about the headline price though, it’s the structure of the deal too. So how much up front, how much in add ons etc. Might be better to take a lower fee with a greater proportion in cash up front than a larger that fee spread out over four or five years or that includes substantial add ...
by kaptin1
Fri Sep 25, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harry Wilson
Replies: 252
Views: 29257

Re: Harry Wilson

Think it tends to be a bit easier to slot attacking players straight in as less risk if they make a mistake. Harder when it’s central defenders or central midfielders.
by kaptin1
Fri Sep 25, 2020 8:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tark - transfer
Replies: 1175
Views: 81180

Re: Tark - transfer

Boss Hogg wrote:
Fri Sep 25, 2020 8:30 am
What has he actually done to his toe ? If it was broken or torn ligaments I could understand it. Maybe it’s protecting a saleable asset if takeover doesn’t take place.
Gout, caused by eating too many omelettes
by kaptin1
Wed Sep 23, 2020 9:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Josh Brownhill
Replies: 25
Views: 2234

Re: Josh Brownhill

He’s got a foot like a traction engine!
by kaptin1
Wed Sep 23, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tark - transfer
Replies: 1175
Views: 81180

Re: Tark - transfer

Zlatan wrote:
Wed Sep 23, 2020 6:18 pm
For info - thats an attention whore account, not a real one ;)
I like the idea of being an attention whore
by kaptin1
Wed Sep 23, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tark - transfer
Replies: 1175
Views: 81180

Re: Tark - transfer

“Manchester United have taken an interest to Burnley’s James Tarkowksi and see him as an ideal replacement for Chris Smalling. No contact with agent or club yet but he’s on the list.“ Tweet from a Premier League ITK.
by kaptin1
Mon Sep 21, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 4137
Views: 399981

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

claretandy wrote:
Mon Sep 21, 2020 11:42 am
So we've missed out on targets A,B,C,D,E and F, what letter is Stephens ?
‘S’
by kaptin1
Sun Sep 20, 2020 4:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarks injury
Replies: 178
Views: 12945

Re: Tarks injury

As I have said before, now is the ideal time to sell him to get maximum value. Burnley don’t need £40m+ players to achieve our target, which is staying in the Premier League. If we can get that sort of fee then selling him makes sense providing the money is reinvested in new players. Problem is that...
by kaptin1
Sun Sep 20, 2020 12:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 4137
Views: 399981

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

UpTheClaretsFCBK wrote:
Sun Sep 20, 2020 12:37 pm
Free agent now, 32, so young for us, and not played since 2018.

He definitely fits our bracket.
We probably still can’t afford him though
by kaptin1
Sun Sep 20, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 4137
Views: 399981

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

Anybody got Andrew Driver’s number?
by kaptin1
Sat Sep 19, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarks injury
Replies: 178
Views: 12945

Re: Tarks injury

Thing is, now is exactly the time we should be looking to sell him. He’s just had a great season, is at peak age and has two years left on his contract. We’ll never get a better price for him than now. But the Gibson situation has thrown a spanner in the works by leaving us with no natural replaceme...
by kaptin1
Sat Sep 19, 2020 4:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarks injury
Replies: 178
Views: 12945

Re: Tarks injury

Or they’ve had no encouragement but want him so keep offering more money hoping we accept Doesn’t matter if we accept if the player doesn’t want to move there. We can’t force him to go. But fact that West Ham are going up in small increments which are seemingly well below our asking price suggests ...
by kaptin1
Sat Sep 19, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 4137
Views: 399981

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

Problems is that the better we perform the harder and more expensive it is to find players that can come in and make a difference. The risk we are taking is that the squad is too thin and loss of form or any more injuries will see us in serious bother. We desperately need cover in MF and RW, along w...
by kaptin1
Sat Sep 19, 2020 4:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarks injury
Replies: 178
Views: 12945

Re: Tarks injury

What’s interesting to me is that West Ham keep bidding for him. They must have received some encouragement from his agent to do so, because if he had no interest in going there why would they bother?
by kaptin1
Wed Sep 16, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Should Furlough end ?
Replies: 61
Views: 1694

Re: Should Furlough end ?

Risk of keep extending it is that you create moral hazard with people thinking that whatever happens the government will always come to the rescue. The situation we find ourselves in is very unfortunate but it can’t be pain free. The cost of propping up the economy now will be paid for by those in t...
by kaptin1
Sun Sep 13, 2020 9:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 4137
Views: 399981

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

ClaretTony wrote:
Sun Sep 13, 2020 9:50 am
Dyche says not - no budget at all.
Didn’t say there was a budget just that there must be some financial parameters. The two are not the same thing. Clearly whatever there is can’t be agreed on though.
by kaptin1
Sun Sep 13, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick
Replies: 144
Views: 6602

Re: Hendrick

Surprised he had the match fitness to perform at that level. He basically hasn’t played competitive football since before lockdown and only signed for Newcastle a couple of weeks ago so has had a limited pre season (unless he was already training with them before he officially signed).
by kaptin1
Sun Sep 13, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 4137
Views: 399981

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

While there is no official budget, Dyche and the recruitment team must be provided with some financial parameters that they have to work within otherwise how would they know what pond to fish in? If they had no idea of the resources available they’d surely just identify the best players in the world...
by kaptin1
Tue Sep 08, 2020 6:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Denmark vs England
Replies: 125
Views: 4399

Re: Denmark vs England

That’s a very negative line up
by kaptin1
Mon Sep 07, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Greenwood & Foden in trouble
Replies: 103
Views: 5047

Re: Greenwood & Foden in trouble

If it was Pickford and Henderson I reckon Southgate would probably put Jadon Sancho in goal.
by kaptin1
Mon Sep 07, 2020 8:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tark - transfer
Replies: 1175
Views: 81180

Re: Tark - transfer

In theory, now is exactly the right time to be letting Tarks leave. He’s at the top of his game, at peak age and has two years left on his contract and so, unless he signs a new extended contract (which seems unlikely), his value is probably at its peak. However, what would normally happen is that w...
by kaptin1
Sun Sep 06, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Southgate's replacement
Replies: 41
Views: 1892

Re: Southgate's replacement

Being England manager used to be the pinnacle of any English manager’s career. Now it’s a job for people who can’t get a similar role at a Premier League or Championship side.
by kaptin1
Fri Sep 04, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tark - transfer
Replies: 1175
Views: 81180

Re: Tark - transfer

claretandy wrote:
Fri Sep 04, 2020 8:19 pm
Could only be tripps, yes !, Heaton, no, or Andre, no.
Is David Jones training with us again?
by kaptin1
Fri Sep 04, 2020 1:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What point/s was SD trying to get across 2 months ago ?
Replies: 29
Views: 1362

Re: What point/s was SD trying to get across 2 months ago ?

Seemed an odd outburst to me regarding player contracts. Hart was always going to be allowed to leave and BPF was waiting in the wings as his replacement, Lennon was another year older and a bit part player so no big loss, Hendrick had made his mind up he was going a while ago and, despite late effo...
by kaptin1
Tue Sep 01, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 4137
Views: 399981

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

Newcastleclaret93 wrote:
Tue Sep 01, 2020 7:04 pm
Burnley one of 5 clubs interested in signing Nathan Holland from West Ham
Would that mean we could go back to being sponsored by Holland’s Pies?
by kaptin1
Tue Sep 01, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 4137
Views: 399981

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

Gibson has been very stupid and / or very poorly advised. Whatever he did to upset Dyche so much has basically meant he has not trained properly now for over half a year. Even if he has kept a basic level of fitness it will probably take him another couple of months at a new club to get properly bac...
by kaptin1
Sun Aug 30, 2020 4:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Two Beasts
Replies: 35
Views: 2530

Re: Two Beasts

Shouldn’t it be a ‘A pair of ...’, or did I misread the title ;)
by kaptin1
Wed Aug 26, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 4137
Views: 399981

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

Hedontplayforyou wrote:
Wed Aug 26, 2020 6:14 pm
Nixon tweeted Santamaria is off to Freiburg
Clearly prefers a frei up to an omelette
by kaptin1
Thu Aug 20, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst ever individual performance by a Burnley player ?
Replies: 105
Views: 2942

Re: Worst ever individual performance by a Burnley player ?

Gazza away at Sheffield United
by kaptin1
Tue Aug 18, 2020 6:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 4137
Views: 399981

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

We’re more likely to sign Clinton Baptiste
by kaptin1
Tue Aug 18, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kevin Long
Replies: 5
Views: 1704

Re: Kevin Long

He must have been about 5 when we signed him 🤣
by kaptin1
Tue Aug 18, 2020 5:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Spurs take Hart
Replies: 32
Views: 1431

Re: ARTICLE: Spurs take Hart

I remember being surprised and quite excited when we signed Hart, given his history as a top level keeper. First half of the season he seemed to be consistently one of our better performers and pulled of numerous good saves, but we were still shipping goals for fun. Looking back, I think he had a te...
by kaptin1
Tue Aug 18, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best ever indivual performance by a Burnley player ?
Replies: 112
Views: 3329

Re: Best ever indivual performance by a Burnley player ?

Seem to recall Ings having a very good game at home against QPR in our first promotion season under Dyche. Think they were top of the league at the time and we won 2-0, with Ings scoring both.
by kaptin1
Sun Aug 16, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 4137
Views: 399981

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

Bit of background on O’Brien from the Huddersfield website... “Lewis O’Brien progressed through the Huddersfield Town Academy into the Club’s First Team set-up. Before his successful loan spell in Sky Bet League 1 with Bradford City, the midfielder won the Huddersfield Town Academy Player of the Yea...
by kaptin1
Sun Aug 09, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: When will we know about going back on the turf?
Replies: 75
Views: 2504

Re: When will we know about going back on the turf?

I heard it I heard it will be announced next Thursday, along with our first summer signing and the new pricing for Twixes
by kaptin1
Sat Aug 08, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Funniest thing you have seen at a football match
Replies: 64
Views: 2619

Re: Funniest thing you have seen at a football match

Take your pick from ... 1) The moment both benches realised what was about to happen when Andy Cole went chasing after Darren Purse 2) Those dogs they used to parade at half time 3) Ball rolling off Bob Lord stand and landing on player’s head (I’m easily amused) 4) Chico 5) Kevin Ball scything Fatty...
by kaptin1
Sun Aug 02, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 4137
Views: 399981

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

If Chelsea really want Pope then he is gone. It’s just a case of getting the best price. Would be a great move for him and would probably help push him ahead of Pickford as England goalkeeper.
by kaptin1
Fri Jul 31, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who is our best ever centre forward
Replies: 106
Views: 2746

Re: Who is our best ever centre forward

Gifton Noel-Williams!

*** End of thread ***
by kaptin1
Sun Jul 26, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Please be true...
Replies: 6
Views: 985

Re: Please be true...

Leeds fans will convince themselves Messi should move the other way instead
by kaptin1
Fri Jul 24, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Brighton Press Conferences etc
Replies: 13
Views: 1334

Re: Burnley v Brighton Press Conferences etc

Most important thing is that we keep a clean sheet and ensure Pope wins the Golden Glove, even if it does end up being joint with Ederson. That would be a massive achievement for both Pope and the Club. I think I’d actually take a boring 0-0 ahead of win in which we concede.
by kaptin1
Thu Jul 23, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Notts Forrest ...
Replies: 33
Views: 2584

Re: Notts Forrest ...

Has there ever been such a three pint and six goal turnaround between two clubs vying for promotion or play off slot, with the home team losing out to the team playing away? Not quite the same, but I remember PNE sneaked into the playoffs in 2008/9 ahead of Cardiff on goals scored (they had same po...
by kaptin1
Wed Jul 22, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight's footy 22/7/20 (the promised land beckons)
Replies: 126
Views: 2877

Re: Tonight's footy 22/7/20 (the promised land beckons)

jrgbfc wrote:
Wed Jul 22, 2020 9:34 pm
Think it's safe to say the Forest manager will be getting the boot. They've totally collapsed since the restart.
Dyche to Forest then 😉
by kaptin1
Mon Jul 20, 2020 4:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Shirts of the past
Replies: 28
Views: 1309

Re: Shirts of the past

Why do all players in old photos look like they are over 50?
by kaptin1
Fri Jul 17, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Talksport
Replies: 31
Views: 2475

Re: Talksport

Sean is becoming a past master at deflecting all these questions about his future by waffling and going on all round the houses until you've forgotten what the question was. But what is he is supposed to say " Yep Adrian, Burnley is a bit of a **** hole and I want a better job" . It’s all about “au...
by kaptin1
Thu Jul 16, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds
Replies: 830
Views: 39720

Re: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds

The Eagle has Landed (at last)! Cash in bank today.