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by arise_sir_charge
Thu Oct 14, 2021 7:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Team for City
Replies: 122
Views: 4383

Re: Team for City

And likewise the UTC obsession in "lets demotivate a new player". Roberts can play wide, end of. He played there both as full back and wide midfield for Swansea. If he has watched some of the woeful performances put in by JBG and Lennon this season, and doesn't get a chance soon, he will be asking ...
by arise_sir_charge
Thu Oct 14, 2021 5:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Team for City
Replies: 122
Views: 4383

Re: Team for City

Lets assume Vydra, Taylor and Mee still unfit, then ideal time to go 5 across the middle Pope Lowton Collins Tarks Pieters Cornet Westwood Brownhill Cork McNeil Wood Cornet MUST start as he was fit enough to travel to the Ivory Coast and has scored 4 against Man City. Roberts to be on bench and rep...
by arise_sir_charge
Sat Oct 09, 2021 12:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarks & McNeil
Replies: 142
Views: 5970

Re: Tarks & McNeil

Does anybody think the geographical location of Newcastle will stop them from ever being a super power? Obviously money talks with a lot of players, but the types of lads they will be looking to sign will be multi millionaires already, so would more cash be more of an incentive to them so that they...
by arise_sir_charge
Sat Oct 09, 2021 9:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarks & McNeil
Replies: 142
Views: 5970

Re: Tarks & McNeil

I do think talk of Newcastle signing mega stars is a little premature, regardless of their wealth. There are only so many top players to go round and that is a very competitive market already with clubs that have deep pockets and history both long term and short term already in there! Throw in the f...
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Oct 03, 2021 7:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Casper quits Turf Moor hot seat
Replies: 27
Views: 1013

Re: ARTICLE: Casper quits Turf Moor hot seat

elwaclaret wrote:
Sun Oct 03, 2021 7:07 pm
Check the thread title
Eh?

It’s a thread about Frank Casper resigning 30 years ago and yet someone managed to make a snide comment about folk complaining about yesterday because we happened to be crap 30 years ago.
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Oct 03, 2021 7:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Casper quits Turf Moor hot seat
Replies: 27
Views: 1013

Re: ARTICLE: Casper quits Turf Moor hot seat

Why are folk so obsessed with how crap we once were when someone questions a recent performance? Why aren’t we comparing against our greatest ever sides, that’s equally as relevant.
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Oct 03, 2021 11:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Matchday officials, VAR and accountability
Replies: 124
Views: 3943

Re: Matchday officials, VAR and accountability

In respect of VAR, had Friend given a penalty would it have been overturned? No. So, how can you have two different decisions for the exact same incident? It’s either a penalty or it isn’t. As for Jakub trying to be clever about fans being sat 100 yards away, we are talking now having had the benefi...
by arise_sir_charge
Fri Oct 01, 2021 6:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC Social Media & Cornet
Replies: 29
Views: 2358

Re: BFC Social Media & Cornet

I never saw you complaining about West-Tea and all the unbalanced exposure he gets with the utterly hilarious brew photo’s.
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Sep 26, 2021 11:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOTD
Replies: 69
Views: 4769

Re: MOTD

Most sports punditry from the BBC is embarrassing in the extreme - they are more concerned in ticking the racial/minority/region/gender etc boxes than in employing people based on the 2 key criteria needed - - An in-depth knowledge of the game - Literate If the pundit is a bit of a "character" then...
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Sep 20, 2021 3:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: REPORT: Clarets still can’t find that first win
Replies: 32
Views: 2500

Re: REPORT: Clarets still can’t find that first win

Wood was struggling last season until he was paired with Vydra.

However we’ve gone back to Barnes this season.
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Sep 19, 2021 9:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Maxwell Cornet
Replies: 114
Views: 10026

Re: Maxwell Cornet

Wow. Some over the top comments on a cameo performance. Let's look at him after 10 games and then comment. You don't get much for 13m these days in the Premier league. I'm going to be controversial and say that I wasn't too impressed, but hopefully when Maxwell settles in he will be better than Dwi...
by arise_sir_charge
Sat Sep 18, 2021 8:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Derby - administration
Replies: 126
Views: 8194

Re: Derby - administration

If we want Jason Knight as has been rumoured, let’s get him snapped up this week.
by arise_sir_charge
Thu Sep 16, 2021 11:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kebab house burnley
Replies: 21
Views: 1309

Re: Kebab house burnley

Discovered Kebab Lab recently on Just Eat, very good.
by arise_sir_charge
Thu Sep 16, 2021 3:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New four year deal for Sean Dyche
Replies: 139
Views: 7521

Re: New four year deal for Sean Dyche

I think the responses on this thread perfectly encapsulate the current position with Sean Dyche. People would have you believe there is an ‘anti Dyche’ or ‘Dyche out brigade’……however the lack of negative replies clearly suggest otherwise. Equally we haven’t raced to 200 replies full of glee! What i...
by arise_sir_charge
Tue Sep 14, 2021 6:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ashley Barnes - the positives ?
Replies: 145
Views: 7771

Re: Ashley Barnes - the positives ?

I can’t believe that Gordake is genuinely comparing Barnes and Wood. We were terrible last season with Barnes in. As soon he’s out of the way we go on a great run and Wood scores for fun. He’s totally ineffective these days. He was once a poor man’s Diego Costa he’s now a poor man’s Ian Helliwell, t...
by arise_sir_charge
Tue Sep 14, 2021 8:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Simple question for all those who want Sean Dyche to go
Replies: 258
Views: 7796

Re: Simple question for all those who want Sean Dyche to go

Some of the things that I've read on here tonight are just crazy. If Sean Dyche left tomorrow and a short list was then drawn up to replace him would the eventual replacement who was selected come from one of our regular posters of this message board? What would you think if it was one of the regul...
by arise_sir_charge
Tue Sep 14, 2021 7:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ashley Barnes - the positives ?
Replies: 145
Views: 7771

Re: Ashley Barnes - the positives ?

Vegas Claret wrote:
Tue Sep 14, 2021 12:47 am
we aren't going to pass Arsenal off the pitch, we are going to rely on set pieces. Barnes will start at the weekend
But Barnes is totally ineffective either way. Absolutely no lint in him being there regardless of the tactics we operate.
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Sep 13, 2021 10:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ashley Barnes - the positives ?
Replies: 145
Views: 7771

Re: Ashley Barnes - the positives ?

The fact that as soon as Barnes is considered for he’s straight back in is one of life’s great mysteries.

I just don’t see what he offers these days.
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Sep 13, 2021 10:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I Love Sean Dyche
Replies: 66
Views: 3120

Re: I Love Sean Dyche

Striker for striker. Winger for winger. Striker for Striker. What do they write on those pieces of paper they all stand looking at? They could use the same one for each game regardless of the game situation. That’s why he’s never moved beyond us. It’s ridiculously predictable, rinse repeat type stuf...
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Sep 13, 2021 4:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Juergen Klopp - The unprofessional One
Replies: 87
Views: 4354

Re: Juergen Klopp - The unprofessional One

One of the big issues with Klopp is the inconsistency of his views when it’s a Liverpool player dishing it out.

VanDijk in Martins, Milner in Benzema, nothing wrong with them according to Klopp yet in my opinion they are both worse than the StruJik and Mee challenges.
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Sep 13, 2021 9:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Juergen Klopp - The unprofessional One
Replies: 87
Views: 4354

Re: Juergen Klopp - The unprofessional One

To be fair, he was probably correct - there was no need for either player to dive in and risk injury to themselves or an opponent as they did. All part of the game but to have a go at Klopp for being upset by seeing a young lad's season ending pointlessly and in agony like that is more than a bit h...
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Sep 12, 2021 11:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ross Barkley
Replies: 111
Views: 6852

Re: Ross Barkley

Is this Saul who Tuchel took off at half time and has just explained his reason for doing so was that he struggled to adapt to the intensity of the league and the team's structure and style of play? As you say there is no reason why he couldn't be included on the bench but it would be perfectly und...
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Sep 12, 2021 9:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Christiano Ronaldo
Replies: 28
Views: 2025

Re: Christiano Ronaldo

The defeat at Wigan was all out own doing, we had a free kick late on and a chance to grab a win but Laws told the centre half’s to stay back and not go up……a minute later we conceded and it was game over. Terrible management.
by arise_sir_charge
Sat Sep 11, 2021 5:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ross Barkley
Replies: 111
Views: 6852

Re: Ross Barkley

How come other teams sign players and put them straight in? Look at Palace today, new striker on the bench having signed right at the end of the window, comes in bags two. As I type, Chelsea start a midfielder who signed at the end of the window. Not saying Cornet should start but if his dead leg ha...
by arise_sir_charge
Fri Sep 10, 2021 11:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ross Barkley
Replies: 111
Views: 6852

Re: Ross Barkley

I’d love us to give Barkley a go.

I think it would work as well.
by arise_sir_charge
Wed Sep 08, 2021 10:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Thompson Centre
Replies: 116
Views: 4280

Re: The Thompson Centre

For fear of being reprimanded by the local planning officer who got upset about the car park anecdote…..I was told the pool was 33m and that they had planned to build an Olympic pool but got the dimensions wrong and so ended up with the unusual 33m length.
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Sep 06, 2021 8:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire League, tonight'ds game
Replies: 110
Views: 2718

Re: Lancashire League, tonight'ds game

Smart money would be the on Norden from what I’ve heard.
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Sep 06, 2021 8:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire League, tonight'ds game
Replies: 110
Views: 2718

Re: Lancashire League, tonight'ds game

Interestingly it could be the bonus points available on Sunday that determine where the title ends up.
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Sep 05, 2021 10:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire League, tonight'ds game
Replies: 110
Views: 2718

Re: Lancashire League, tonight'ds game

We have but that’s because when we’ve lost we’ve been hammered. Not really been involved in any tight games which is where the bonus points system really works.
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Sep 05, 2021 10:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire League, tonight'ds game
Replies: 110
Views: 2718

Re: Lancashire League, tonight'ds game

I think the bonus points system is great to be honest.

It encourages positive cricket and generally stops teams shutting up shop.
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Sep 05, 2021 10:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire League, tonight'ds game
Replies: 110
Views: 2718

Re: Lancashire League, tonight'ds game

Have a great day Paul👍
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Sep 05, 2021 8:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The joys of us being a community club.
Replies: 137
Views: 4936

Re: The joys of us being a community club.

beddie wrote:
Sun Sep 05, 2021 8:20 am
I had a similar situation with a paint voucher (Dulux group) it had expired over 12 months ago, I dropped the company an email and received a reply informing me a new voucher was in its way.
I can imagine the delight on Xmas morning……..a paint voucher! Thank you, just what I always wanted.
by arise_sir_charge
Wed Sep 01, 2021 3:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ross Barkley
Replies: 111
Views: 6852

Re: Ross Barkley

West Ham don’t need him. Less than 12 months ago all the talk was of him being back in the England squad etc. Also quite a few on here were convinced Lingard had nothing to offer in January, questioned his attitude etc, until he went to West Ham and absolutely tore it up. I’d have loved us to get Ba...
by arise_sir_charge
Wed Sep 01, 2021 7:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 10133
Views: 789715

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

LawsCanalJump wrote:
Wed Sep 01, 2021 7:36 am
Are we able to sign players on loan still?
HOUSE!

Wouldn’t be a transfer window closing without this question being asked.
by arise_sir_charge
Tue Aug 31, 2021 10:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 10133
Views: 789715

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

Shaggy wrote:
Tue Aug 31, 2021 10:22 pm
I hate on here when people just pile in on someone with a different view.
Occasionally some views need pointing out for what they are. This is one of those.
by arise_sir_charge
Tue Aug 31, 2021 10:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 10133
Views: 789715

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

LOLOLOL lets celebrate we finished 4th bottom last season and we have started this season 1/9 points and we have bought players from Stoke (a understudy), Swansea (a player nobody has wanted the entire transfer window), a 34 year old goalkeeper as a back up and Cornet who could be anything but for ...
by arise_sir_charge
Tue Aug 31, 2021 5:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 10133
Views: 789715

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

I get on well with Chris but he was adamant that Barton wasn’t happening…….until it happened!
by arise_sir_charge
Tue Aug 31, 2021 4:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 10133
Views: 789715

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

I think there is a big difference between Drinkwater and Barkley.

Barkley was playing well at Villa until injury, was back in the England squad etc.

Drinkwater had barely kicked a ball in anger in the previous years.
by arise_sir_charge
Tue Aug 31, 2021 3:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 10133
Views: 789715

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

Lingard you’d expect will be snapped up if it comes to light he’s available.

Barkley you’d think is more likely being a northerner as well.

Barkley could be outstanding if Dyche could get a tune out of him.
by arise_sir_charge
Tue Aug 31, 2021 11:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 10133
Views: 789715

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

Long enough for us to conclude he’s better than what we’ve got though :lol: :lol: To be fair, none of our midfielder have 60 plus international caps and a Euros winners medal so it wasn’t an hard conclusion to reach. Still a long time to go between now and tonight so this could still be a possibili...
by arise_sir_charge
Tue Aug 31, 2021 9:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 10133
Views: 789715

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

NewClaret wrote:
Tue Aug 31, 2021 8:24 am
Will be one for the U23’s if it goes through, you’d imagine?
If he’s made his Munich debut and is on the fringes of the US squad I’d be surprised if he fell into our U23’s. He may be one we sign and loan out though.
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Aug 30, 2021 11:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Missing kick off again
Replies: 151
Views: 9898

Re: Missing kick off again

IanMcL wrote:
Mon Aug 30, 2021 4:05 pm
With the paint jobs and signage coupled with removal of Jimmy Mac signage, I fear for the club. Someone is making wrong decisions for Burnley FC.
I fear for the club, have you seriously written that about a few tins of paint and some signs?
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Aug 30, 2021 11:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 10133
Views: 789715

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

When was the last time one of our substitute forwards absolutely transformed the game and the result. Personally I am struggling to remember, and its the forwards that are invariably the ones to come on. Its something that seems to happen every week in the PL, and its happened too often against us....
by arise_sir_charge
Mon Aug 30, 2021 10:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Missing kick off again
Replies: 151
Views: 9898

Re: Missing kick off again

Never had a problem getting in the ground no matter what time I’ve turned up, until this season. Went earlier yesterday but still late in and many more behind us. It’s odd considering the ground isn’t actually as busy as it has been in the past. Something has changed and it’s made an issue for the J...
by arise_sir_charge
Sun Aug 29, 2021 11:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 10133
Views: 789715

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

Lot of expectation being heaped on one player which is concerning. It’s a start and it does at least markedly represent a switch from our usual reach of our scouting network, which didn’t appear to extend much further south of Stoke. However, still some glaring inadequacies that haven’t been addres...
by arise_sir_charge
Sat Aug 28, 2021 11:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sean's press attitude
Replies: 42
Views: 3088

Re: Sean's press attitude

He’s generally ok post match to be fair because he doesn’t try and be funny.
by arise_sir_charge
Sat Aug 28, 2021 11:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sean's press attitude
Replies: 42
Views: 3088

Re: Sean's press attitude

It’s his sense of humour and personally I find it painful, so I don’t bother with any of the pre match stuff at all.
by arise_sir_charge
Sat Aug 28, 2021 10:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ronaldo at Turf Moor
Replies: 81
Views: 4569

Re: Ronaldo at Turf Moor

I always felt that if I was a manger and could sign Ken do the two it would be Ronaldo.

The biggest disappointment with Messi for me
Is that he just followed the money this summer.
by arise_sir_charge
Fri Aug 27, 2021 7:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 10133
Views: 789715

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

BBC Sport suggesting £3million however, regardless, the Clarets are being seriously left behind by anyone and everyone in the Premiership. Given our longevity in this league there should surely be a capability and financial clout to compete with the lower group of Premiership clubs and pretty much ...
by arise_sir_charge
Fri Aug 27, 2021 7:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 10133
Views: 789715

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

scouseclaret wrote:
Fri Aug 27, 2021 7:14 am
You have to wonder if we really want a player who wants to take it to the wire to see if he gets a better offer or not…
When did he tell you that’s what he’s doing?