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by Wokingclaret
Sat Aug 08, 2020 4:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Eddie gone
Replies: 244
Views: 10346

Re: Eddie gone

You'd have though of the Howe/Tindall partnership, good together, may be terrible apart. Eddie will get another job sooner or later!
by Wokingclaret
Fri Jul 31, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Norman Whiteside auction
Replies: 15
Views: 975

Re: Norman Whiteside auction

He was a chiropodist, came in from time to time
by Wokingclaret
Wed Jul 29, 2020 9:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: John Jackson
Replies: 21
Views: 2345

Re: John Jackson

Interview here around 3 minutes in

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9LUJ4eQ4GUk
by Wokingclaret
Wed Jul 29, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: John Jackson
Replies: 21
Views: 2345

Re: John Jackson

Met John Jackson once in Burnley, after he had stepped down as Chairman. On the Bond appointment he wanted the best for the club, not the best ground in the 4th Division which basically he got.
by Wokingclaret
Tue Jul 28, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Neil Warnock is back
Replies: 43
Views: 3138

Re: Neil Warnock is back

Now confirmed as manager
by Wokingclaret
Sun Jul 26, 2020 2:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche ------->Palace
Replies: 1505
Views: 151769

Re: Dyche ------->Palace

Laws had already failed with his hospital pass part prem season
by Wokingclaret
Sun Jul 26, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche ------->Palace
Replies: 1505
Views: 151769

Re: Dyche ------->Palace

Completely agree with this. The Covid-19 situation has clearly stretched Burnley finances, and with no outside investment it is unlikely there will be any major signings in the window. Dyche has been clear on his demands to strengthen and his frustration with the chairmen. The Burnley board will pr...
by Wokingclaret
Sun Jul 26, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football grounds you can see from the motorway ?
Replies: 28
Views: 870

Re: Football grounds you can see from the motorway ?

Brentford M4 flyover

New ground, under and on top of the flyover
by Wokingclaret
Sun Jul 19, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Zimmermann
Replies: 26
Views: 2060

Re: Zimmermann

Norwich are getting a lot of criticism now in the media for what is perceived as going up, making no effort to stay up and just taking the money. This is what I don't understand with the media, if all teams spent £100 mill plus, 3 teams will still get relegated. Don't know the facts but getting pro...
by Wokingclaret
Wed Jul 15, 2020 12:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: John Bond at Burnley
Replies: 47
Views: 2194

Re: ARTICLE: John Bond at Burnley

Cowan and Cook were the game changers and maybe a happier manager to boot
by Wokingclaret
Wed Jul 15, 2020 12:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: John Bond at Burnley
Replies: 47
Views: 2194

Re: ARTICLE: John Bond at Burnley

dsr wrote:
Wed Jul 15, 2020 12:35 am
OK. But he still spent a fortune and failed. IMO.
The board got rid, but we still failed after him (with a great squad of players).
by Wokingclaret
Wed Jul 15, 2020 12:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: John Bond at Burnley
Replies: 47
Views: 2194

Re: ARTICLE: John Bond at Burnley

The reserves were still going, even John Benson promoted Steve Kennedy the next season!

Andy Kilner awaiting in the wings :lol:
by Wokingclaret
Tue Jul 14, 2020 7:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight's footy 14/7/20
Replies: 58
Views: 2022

Re: Tonight's footy 14/7/20

ClaretTony wrote:
Tue Jul 14, 2020 7:44 pm
Middlesbrough in front at Reading
Job for life for Warnock :lol:
by Wokingclaret
Tue Jul 14, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: John Bond at Burnley
Replies: 47
Views: 2194

Re: ARTICLE: John Bond at Burnley

He always told me the time was not right for him or indeed probably anyone from outside coming to the club Always watched the results more so after we became friends Rang me immediately after that final whistle in 2010 to offer congrats at our promotion and had a wealth of info about the goings on ...
by Wokingclaret
Tue Jul 14, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: John Bond at Burnley
Replies: 47
Views: 2194

Re: ARTICLE: John Bond at Burnley

Woodleyclaret wrote:
Tue Jul 14, 2020 5:03 pm
Probably the biggest mistake ever made by the board
Sadly a failed mistake, but the biggest mistake was still to come with the next appointment.
by Wokingclaret
Sun Jul 12, 2020 12:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jack Charlton
Replies: 70
Views: 2210

Re: Jack Charlton

But Bobby always attended the funerals of the greats including our own....

Never forget Jack's face on MOTD facup v Shef Wed when Cassidy scored after half time. He did have the last laugh though
by Wokingclaret
Sun Jul 12, 2020 12:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets confirm academy retained list
Replies: 41
Views: 3514

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets confirm academy retained list

'In Saturday's Mail, and on the opposite page to the Nick Pope interview, is a story that Mike Garlick is reportedly playing "hardball" in contract negotiations with the Academy players and reports that promising strker Max Thompson and his representatives are haggling with the club over a few hund...
by Wokingclaret
Thu Jul 02, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds
Replies: 830
Views: 38984

Re: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds

But, yes there may never be a vaccine for Covid, but as is happening now, they will get better at treating it.
by Wokingclaret
Thu Jul 02, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds
Replies: 830
Views: 38984

Re: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds

Quickenthetempo wrote:
Thu Jul 02, 2020 9:54 am
Flu already has a vaccine, yet still very high numbers of deaths.
Because all Flu Vaccine's are effectively predictive and unfortunately different strains will get through, plus some don't have it.
by Wokingclaret
Thu Jul 02, 2020 9:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds
Replies: 830
Views: 38984

Re: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds

Won't be over until a vaccine
by Wokingclaret
Thu Jul 02, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Jimmy Adamson, Gary Rowell and the Battle of Turf Moor
Replies: 11
Views: 721

Re: ARTICLE: Jimmy Adamson, Gary Rowell and the Battle of Turf Moor

Spike wrote:
Thu Jul 02, 2020 8:45 am
Gary Rowell was an absolute disaster during his time at Burnley! Shockingly bad. One of the first names on my worst eleven of all time
Scored one good goal, if I remember correctly :lol:
by Wokingclaret
Wed Jul 01, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Relegation Battle
Replies: 95
Views: 6969

Re: Relegation Battle

"Gibson, forcibly self-isolating a hundred miles away from Turf Moor."

The mileage about right, was 91 to Guisborough via blubberhouses :D
by Wokingclaret
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Times We Struggled to Find 11 Players
Replies: 53
Views: 1454

Re: Times We Struggled to Find 11 Players

"If I remember rightly he walked round carrying his boots."

Think he ran a little bit :lol:
by Wokingclaret
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Times We Struggled to Find 11 Players
Replies: 53
Views: 1454

Re: Times We Struggled to Find 11 Players

And the London Clarets had a supporter of Gow on the trips because he played for us.
by Wokingclaret
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Times We Struggled to Find 11 Players
Replies: 53
Views: 1454

Re: Times We Struggled to Find 11 Players

I believe he was at home when he got the call. Wayne Biggins had called in sick, whoever was due to go on the bench went into the team and we kicked off with no sub. Gow, who hadn't played in months, arrived around twenty minutes into the game. It was against Orient. We were 2-0 up when he arrived ...
by Wokingclaret
Mon Jun 29, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SD
Replies: 199
Views: 9416

Re: SD

I've been patient, but Rigg has offered square root of....... so far......

I don't normally bet, but if Dyche goes there is only one place we are heading
by Wokingclaret
Sat Jun 27, 2020 1:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Chairman
Replies: 281
Views: 17599

Re: The Chairman

Hell of a time to ask.....
by Wokingclaret
Sat Jun 27, 2020 1:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brentford v West Brom
Replies: 26
Views: 1425

Re: Brentford v West Brom

Bliic doesn't play Austin enough
by Wokingclaret
Sat Jun 27, 2020 1:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Chairman
Replies: 281
Views: 17599

Re: The Chairman

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/53200110

Burnley must stretch finances.......Dyche
by Wokingclaret
Fri Jun 26, 2020 12:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 31 games in
Replies: 36
Views: 2325

Re: 31 games in

Night Night Sonofpog sleep tight
by Wokingclaret
Fri Jun 26, 2020 12:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Watford - Player Ratings
Replies: 42
Views: 2895

Re: Burnley v Watford - Player Ratings

To our manager Sean Dyche 10 :D
by Wokingclaret
Thu Jun 25, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lowton
Replies: 31
Views: 2378

Re: Lowton

Well played Lowts
by Wokingclaret
Thu Jun 25, 2020 5:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Wotfor?
Replies: 283
Views: 6696

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Wotfor?

What's all the moaning about we've got 9 subs, you can only name 9 can't you, so what's the problem. We're not the only team that's being stretched over this hectic period, Palace didn't have a full bench last night, and how much action would the 2 sub keepers, & Lennon have seen in the last 9 game...
by Wokingclaret
Thu Jun 25, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worrying times
Replies: 112
Views: 6119

Re: Worrying times

Very likely
by Wokingclaret
Thu Jun 25, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worrying times
Replies: 112
Views: 6119

Re: Worrying times

We have all lost money with Covid, whether its jobs or what is in your pension pot. Garlick has to be strong and give us the best team he can next season. If that means making a loss for the season then so be it. There are sellable assets that we will make a profit on even if the market is lower. If...
by Wokingclaret
Thu Jun 25, 2020 12:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worrying times
Replies: 112
Views: 6119

Re: Worrying times

But if Garlick takes this too far, there are plenty of clubs who would love to take our place in the premier league

Covid 5 Burnley 0
by Wokingclaret
Wed Jun 24, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: No immediate return for injured quartet
Replies: 26
Views: 1599

Re: ARTICLE: No immediate return for injured quartet

mdd2 wrote:
Wed Jun 24, 2020 8:26 pm
If Barnes is still out because of his hernia op in January, then something would seem to have gone wrong with the op which is not good news; if that is the reason he has been out 6 months.
Of our players who have has hernia ops, who has been out 6 months?
Gibson had to have the Op twice
by Wokingclaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 10:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Neil Warnock is back
Replies: 43
Views: 3138

Re: Neil Warnock is back

Hendrickxz wrote:
Tue Jun 23, 2020 5:36 pm
Has Ronnie joined him yet?
He has :D
by Wokingclaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Neil Warnock is back
Replies: 43
Views: 3138

Re: Neil Warnock is back

Burnley1989 wrote:
Tue Jun 23, 2020 2:32 pm
He’s too old for all that stress now, good manager though
Younger than Roy
by Wokingclaret
Tue Jun 23, 2020 9:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Middlesbrough
Replies: 0
Views: 330

Middlesbrough

by Wokingclaret
Mon Jun 22, 2020 11:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manchester City v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 29
Views: 2504

Re: Manchester City v Burnley - Player Ratings

Lowton has piled on the chubbs
by Wokingclaret
Mon Jun 22, 2020 11:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Chairman
Replies: 281
Views: 17599

Re: The Chairman

Garlick: get Bardsley signed up pronto
by Wokingclaret
Mon Jun 22, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RATE THE REF - suspended
Replies: 8
Views: 675

Re: RATE THE REF - suspended

Thanks Jdrobbo

One place less to moan in this new era of startup, lets hope the ref does well.
by Wokingclaret
Mon Jun 22, 2020 8:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aaron Lennon to leave
Replies: 181
Views: 8058

Re: Aaron Lennon to leave


“All contracts not just at BFC should have ceased whilst the lockdown was in place & the governing bodies should have intervened ensuring this was the case”

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Maybe via the PFA
by Wokingclaret
Sun Jun 21, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joe Hart To Leave At The End Of June
Replies: 111
Views: 5335

Re: Joe Hart To Leave At The End Of June

FCBurnley wrote:
Sun Jun 21, 2020 10:55 pm
Would be fascinating to know how much Hart Lennon and Couch have cost the club. We will of course never know.
Irrelevant, we stayed up
by Wokingclaret
Sun Jun 21, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Injuries hit Clarets for opener
Replies: 421
Views: 15239

Re: Injuries hit Clarets for opener

summitclaret wrote:
Sun Jun 21, 2020 4:11 pm
It was simply because he is left footed. How many left-footed players have ever played at right back?
Seem to remember Willie Donachie played right back for Oldham
by Wokingclaret
Sun Jun 21, 2020 1:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aaron Lennon to leave
Replies: 181
Views: 8058

Re: Aaron Lennon to leave

Who's Beardsley? i didn't know we had a new signing :) If you were referring to Bardsley, then i understand why the club are reluctant to give a 35 year-old a 2 year contract, however reliable he's been in recent months, that's fine letting him go, if we replace him and the others with decent quali...