Search found 314 matches

by watsonsclarets
Sat Nov 03, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Whammers Bubblers versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 372
Views: 10973

Re: Whammers Bubblers versus MIGHTY CLARETS

yessss utc
by watsonsclarets
Sat Nov 03, 2018 4:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Whammers Bubblers versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 372
Views: 10973

Re: Whammers Bubblers versus MIGHTY CLARETS

yessss utc
by watsonsclarets
Sat Nov 03, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Heaton should return as no1 goalie
Replies: 180
Views: 8388

Re: Heaton should return as no1 goalie

Giftonsnoidea wrote:Funnily enough were averaging two goals conceeded per game with Hart in the nets.

Currently losing 2-1

Heaton needs to start next game simple as that.


What at center back!!!!
by watsonsclarets
Sat Nov 03, 2018 4:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Heaton should return as no1 goalie
Replies: 180
Views: 8388

Re: Heaton should return as no1 goalie

I'm more worried who should be our centre backs and full backs
by watsonsclarets
Sat Nov 03, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Whammers Bubblers versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 372
Views: 10973

Re: Whammers Bubblers versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Tarkowski and Lowton and the rest playing a zig zag back line. Staircase framework.

Tarkowski can surely not be close to the England side at the minute.
by watsonsclarets
Sat Nov 03, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Whammers Bubblers versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 372
Views: 10973

Re: Whammers Bubblers versus MIGHTY CLARETS

save of the season that
by watsonsclarets
Sat Nov 03, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Whammers Bubblers versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 372
Views: 10973

Re: Whammers Bubblers versus MIGHTY CLARETS

we just look like lost boys with the physicality of a krankie.
by watsonsclarets
Mon Oct 29, 2018 6:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Neal Maupay
Replies: 16
Views: 1881

Re: Neal Maupay

colne-claret wrote:He's pacy, tricky and direct. No chance we are looking at him.


I have seen him a few times he not that quick not as quick as Vydra he has a few tricks but he knows where the bag is.
look at Lawrence Shankland who needs to lose a bit of timber but is decent in the Charlie Austin mould.
by watsonsclarets
Mon Oct 29, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Chelsea - Player Ratings
Replies: 65
Views: 4262

Re: Burnley v Chelsea - Player Ratings

Hart 8 Lowton 3 Brain scrambled and the flat line was more like a stairway very poor. People talk about Taylor need to look at his starting position when transitions happen. (Yes Willian is good but why was he so narrow but still letting him cut in and also played them onside time after time) see st...
by watsonsclarets
Tue Oct 23, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January transfer window
Replies: 119
Views: 6397

Re: January transfer window

Christian Gunter Left Back -SC Friburg

will cost a bit but would be ideal at left back
by watsonsclarets
Tue Oct 23, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January transfer window
Replies: 119
Views: 6397

Re: January transfer window

I would like two pacey comfortables with the ball full backs both left and right and both need to be first team player ready.
by watsonsclarets
Sat Oct 20, 2018 6:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Post match interviews v City (updated with full post match)
Replies: 76
Views: 3359

Re: Post match interviews v City

I dont try to take the opposite view. I have said im only 60-40 the ball didnt go out and id like to see better replays of it and ive said i suspect the linesman screwed up and it was probably offside. The reason I come across this way is because so many other people see it from the perspective of ...
by watsonsclarets
Sat Oct 20, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mancy City versus Mighty Clarets
Replies: 261
Views: 7539

Re: Re: Mancy City versus Mighty Clarets

Well, that was as expected zero goal threat and framework against a world class side.

Do what you always do, get what you always get kind of stuff.

Oh well roll on next week

UTC.
by watsonsclarets
Sat Oct 20, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mancy City versus Mighty Clarets
Replies: 261
Views: 7539

Re: Re: Mancy City versus Mighty Clarets

Ball went out but my god that was proper sunday league at it best!!!
by watsonsclarets
Sat Oct 20, 2018 3:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mancy City versus Mighty Clarets
Replies: 261
Views: 7539

Re: Re: Mancy City versus Mighty Clarets

lowton is all over the show.
by watsonsclarets
Thu Oct 18, 2018 5:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Most exciting Burnley player
Replies: 59
Views: 2684

Re: Most exciting Burnley player

Chris Pearce Dancing
by watsonsclarets
Sat Oct 06, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Absolutely disgraceful
Replies: 166
Views: 9153

Re: Absolutely disgraceful

We have better players than both Cardiff and Huddesfield yet they both out passed. The fault lies with SD and his boring tactics and cpaching the football side of the game out of the players We do not have better technical players than Huddersfield at all, in my opinion, they have better technical ...
by watsonsclarets
Thu Oct 04, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bournemouth v Palace
Replies: 46
Views: 2710

Re: Bournemouth v Palace

Strange that for all the beautiful football Eddie gets his team playing, they had less possession than we had at Cardiff and we just boot it anywhere soon as we get it. Just shows how silly using stats is. As somebody has said you're hardly going to boss possession if you only play with 2 in midfie...
by watsonsclarets
Sun Sep 30, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stats. Everyone is obsessed with them. Why?
Replies: 48
Views: 2034

Re: Stats. Everyone is obsessed with them. Why?

They can be used to back up arguments, but not form the basis of them. There is no substitute for actually watching the game. Watching a game you mean watching the ball because watching a game can mean so much different to different people. They form the basis of how people play and who they play a...
by watsonsclarets
Sun Sep 30, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: if that is the Premier league
Replies: 53
Views: 3467

Re: if that is the Premier league

Spijed wrote:I suspect teams at the bottom of La Liga, Serie A etc. aren't very good, probably far worse.

So yes, probably the best.


And I bet there budget a fraction of the bottom teams in the Premier League too.
by watsonsclarets
Sun Sep 30, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A lot more to come from this Burnley side
Replies: 68
Views: 3856

Re: A lot more to come from this Burnley side

Long is quick and strong, Maybe Ben been targeted more but he won nothing in the air and his passing seems to have gone backward.
by watsonsclarets
Sun Sep 30, 2018 6:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cardiff v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 75
Views: 5347

Re: Cardiff v Burnley - Player Ratings

Hart 8 Great saves. Lowton 6 Was isolated time and time again by JGB not covering. Mee 5 Won nothing in the Air and looks a shadow of the player he was. Tarkowski 5 Poor passing Taylor 6 Much work to do but was supported better by the guy in front of him. Cork 5 slow and sluggish however it hard in ...
by watsonsclarets
Sun Sep 30, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A lot more to come from this Burnley side
Replies: 68
Views: 3856

Re: A lot more to come from this Burnley side

Cardiff were always going to give us a battle and I guess that today was more a case of dealing with the opponents rather than try and do our own thing. We did just that and our players and manager deserve immense credit for that. BUT...there’s still so much improvement needed. Our ball retention i...
by watsonsclarets
Sun Sep 30, 2018 5:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cardivvs City versus Mighty Clarets
Replies: 585
Views: 12793

Re: Cardivvs City versus Mighty Clarets

Aaron Lennon leaping salmon header in our box will get him an extra point from me bloody great effort.
by watsonsclarets
Tue Sep 25, 2018 9:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: When we have over 50 per cent possession
Replies: 8
Views: 1216

Re: When we have over 50 per cent possession

Once again over 50 percent and again we lose. shame bring on Sunday. I would like to see the final 3rd entries and the break up of the balls placed directionally.

Gutted oh well
by watsonsclarets
Tue Sep 25, 2018 9:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: GoneforaBurton versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 261
Views: 12400

Re: GoneforaBurton versus MIGHTY CLARETS

FactualFrank wrote:Why are we so sh1t against lower league teams?


keep looking at the possession stats if we go above 50 percent we tend to not win.
by watsonsclarets
Sun Sep 23, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joe Hart and the 'fan'
Replies: 81
Views: 7162

Re: Joe Hart and the 'fan'

Unconscious Bias towards Heaton. He was always a good communicator but commanding his area and coming for balls was never his strength either. Heats is one of my favorite players ever but teams evolve and I think Hart is the best keeper out of the 5 we have maybe Pope has great potential but there a...
by watsonsclarets
Sat Sep 22, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Bournemouth - Player Ratings
Replies: 74
Views: 6703

Re: Burnley v Bournemouth - Player Ratings

Hart 8 A very very good save and looks solid. Lowton 6 Some very good some not so good though he was caught out a few times early on and looked all over the place but grew into the game and overlapped well toward the end. Taylor 6 Not the finished article but played ok for most parts some good block...
by watsonsclarets
Sat Sep 22, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Score Prediction v Bournemouth
Replies: 40
Views: 2156

Re: Score Prediction v Bournemouth

Much needed and welcome 1-0 Burnley are back to basics and play organized and well-drilled football.
by watsonsclarets
Sun Sep 16, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Watford & Southampton in the first half of both games
Replies: 4
Views: 322

Re: Watford & Southampton in the first half of both games

But those games were THIS season! I understand that but Ings made the difference at Southampton we retreated and never got out. Watford was two avoidable goals and they sat back and people have taken notice. Look at today how many times did they win the ball in the low/mid block and we were caught....
by watsonsclarets
Sun Sep 16, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Watford & Southampton in the first half of both games
Replies: 4
Views: 322

Re: Watford & Southampton in the first half of both games

I think teams have learned that if you do not press us we do not know how to go through teams so you can save energy and not press us because we seem to lack the quality to go through or round sides. Last year the small margins where sides going at us but this year we are making a few more mistakes ...
by watsonsclarets
Sun Sep 16, 2018 4:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 133
Views: 6900

Re: Wolves v Burnley - Player Ratings

Hart 7 Did all he could Barsdsley 5 Poor slow and gave away the ball time after time. Mee 6 OK struggles when one on one Tarkwoski 5 Too many hollywood balls going amiss turned a couple of times in dangerous places. Taylor 5 Poor positioning Cork 5 Offered little Looks off the pace Hendrick 5 Gave t...
by watsonsclarets
Sun Sep 16, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves Portuguese Imports v MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 299
Views: 9689

Re: Wolves Portuguese Imports v MIGHTY CLARETS

FactualFrank wrote:I did. It was one game.


when our one good game then been? Southampton for 20 minutes, but i do agree with your point.
by watsonsclarets
Sun Sep 16, 2018 3:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves Portuguese Imports v MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 299
Views: 9689

Re: Wolves Portuguese Imports v MIGHTY CLARETS

Murger wrote:On what basis are they worse than us?


He obviously didn't see Goals on Sunday Huddersfield played very well yesterday.
by watsonsclarets
Sun Sep 16, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves Portuguese Imports v MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 299
Views: 9689

Re: Wolves Portuguese Imports v MIGHTY CLARETS

The best thing I can say about today is everybody looks a yard off the pace and that's the best I can say about it all.
by watsonsclarets
Sun Sep 16, 2018 2:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves Portuguese Imports v MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 299
Views: 9689

Re: Wolves Portuguese Imports v MIGHTY CLARETS

I do not blame Lennon he being played very narrow against a back 3 ?? I do not get the logic i understand tucking in at the back but going forward he playing to narrow.
by watsonsclarets
Thu Aug 23, 2018 8:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Olympiakos v Burnley
Replies: 349
Views: 10440

Re: Olympiakos v Burnley

SussexDon1inIreland wrote:on come the moaners and critics


Beaten by a side which cost half the one ours did and by half the wages but had European nous and a bit of quality going forward.

I'm not moaning just stating a fact but we are still in it and need to play well to beat this side over 2 legs.
by watsonsclarets
Thu Aug 23, 2018 8:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Olympiakos v Burnley
Replies: 349
Views: 10440

Re: Olympiakos v Burnley

They have some decent players for sure moving forward and we look a yard of the pace in both physical running and when we receive the ball . We do not have any tempo about us even with 11.

Come on Burnley
by watsonsclarets
Thu Aug 23, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Olympiakos v Burnley
Replies: 349
Views: 10440

Re: Olympiakos v Burnley

He a right player that Daniel Prodence chap free transfer good business.
by watsonsclarets
Thu Aug 23, 2018 8:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Olympiakos v Burnley
Replies: 349
Views: 10440

Re: Olympiakos v Burnley

Looks a good free signing the Prodance
by watsonsclarets
Mon Aug 20, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hysterical Overeactions and meltdowns to a defeat
Replies: 85
Views: 3169

Re: Hysterical Overeactions and meltdowns to a defeat

The opening post is kind of correct. But how many people stayed yesterday for the full 90!!!! Whilst there was a meltdown on here how many stayed for the full 90 i suggest there was less than 10k after 85 minutes so are we any better than some of the clubs you mention. Yes, i moaned a bit during the...
by watsonsclarets
Sun Aug 19, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: When we have over 50 per cent possession
Replies: 8
Views: 1216

Re: When we have over 50 per cent possession

Cleveleys_claret wrote:Dont think when the opposition are 3-1 up after 52 mins they are bothered about having the ball as long as they keep their shape


It, not just this game though is it.

Look over a period it shows some interesting reading when we have above 50 percent.
by watsonsclarets
Sun Aug 19, 2018 7:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Watford - Player Ratings
Replies: 124
Views: 5359

Re: Burnley v Watford - Player Ratings

Hart 6 one decent save some poor distribution Lowton 5 some decent movement and crosses 1st half 2nd less better to be said. Tarkowski 6 Plays Hollywood diagonals in the Air to the smallest player on the pitch? Mee 5 Ball watched at times and his channel ball to Wood was gobbled up all day. Ward 6 S...
by watsonsclarets
Sun Aug 19, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: When we have over 50 per cent possession
Replies: 8
Views: 1216

When we have over 50 per cent possession

We tend not to win or is it just me.

Seriously there is a direct correlation when we have above 50 percent possession.

I thought we were outfought today and we looked a yard off all over.
by watsonsclarets
Sat Aug 18, 2018 10:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Why are footballers wearing bras?
Replies: 27
Views: 1595

Re: Why are footballers wearing bras?

There GPS systems and link in with both the sports science and the player performance.
by watsonsclarets
Sun Aug 12, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sarfampton v The Clarets
Replies: 270
Views: 8973

Re: Sarfampton v The Clarets

Played well has Hendrick
by watsonsclarets
Sun Aug 12, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sarfampton v The Clarets
Replies: 270
Views: 8973

Re: Sarfampton v The Clarets

Great first half that let's hope the missed chances don't come back to haunt us.
by watsonsclarets
Fri Aug 10, 2018 4:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Basaksehir boss Abdullah Avci take on our tactics
Replies: 53
Views: 4170

Re: Basaksehir boss Abdullah Avci take on our tactics

I love the classic lines Premier League managers throw at us "WE KNOW HOW BURNLEY PLAY".

Shame most can not counteract it leading them to either not beat us or get beat....
by watsonsclarets
Tue Aug 07, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Vydra signs in
Replies: 112
Views: 9091

Re: ARTICLE: Vydra signs in

Really happy with this one different to what we have
by watsonsclarets
Mon Aug 06, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Matej Vydra
Replies: 156
Views: 17278

Re: Matej Vydra

No. So he can turn an average Championship player, how many times do you need to see that. BTW, it's not necessarily a criticism of the player, just the video. The video is pump. But I think he has something different to what we have and runs at players and has that bit of guile. (I have seen him a...

Go to advanced search