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by Duffer_
Sat Nov 16, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jokes wanted....
Replies: 57
Views: 1847

Re: Jokes wanted....

FactualFrank wrote:I hated my job as an origami teacher. Too much paperwork.


Oh, I thought you stopped that because the Origami School folded.

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by Duffer_
Mon Oct 28, 2019 9:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest
Replies: 61
Views: 4248

Re: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest

Yes, thanks for the link. I watched most of it and feel exhausted - it was pretty kamikaze at times. A lot more ball carrying and turnover in dangerous areas than I've become accustomed to. We did tire at the end allowing Leeds to come on strong but a draw felt about right. I liked the look of Coone...
by Duffer_
Sun Oct 27, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOTD
Replies: 41
Views: 2889

Re: MOTD

Lowton’s ‘push’ is nothing compared to what happens at every corner on every match. The push certainly isn’t enough to warrant his fall, a frail old lady wouldn’t even notice it. His fall is simulation- for which he was rightly booked I don't disagree. By the same token Brighton's Connolly should h...
by Duffer_
Sun Oct 27, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Chelsea - Player Ratings
Replies: 60
Views: 3374

Re: Burnley v Chelsea - Player Ratings

Pope 6
Lowton 5
Tarkowski 5
Mee 6
Pieters 5
Hendrick 5
Westwood 5
Cork 6
McNeil 7
Barnes 5
Jay 6 (plus one)

Vydra 5

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by Duffer_
Thu Oct 17, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Colonoscopy
Replies: 63
Views: 2657

Re: Colonoscopy

Wishing you all the very best DD.

A different kind of Colneoscopy:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/50019798

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by Duffer_
Sun Oct 06, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nakhi Wells
Replies: 40
Views: 3562

Re: Nakhi Wells

FactualFrank wrote:Wasnt aware he was out of contract? Why didnt QPR get him then on a free?


He isn't out of contract until the end of 19/20 season. Why didn't we sell him for £8m in the summer? Cos nobody valued him at anywhere near that, apart from you.

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by Duffer_
Sun Oct 06, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nakhi Wells
Replies: 40
Views: 3562

Re: Nakhi Wells

summitclaret wrote:You get today's happy clapper award for that conclusion and we won't get our money back - maybe £1m or 2 in Jan.


He's on a season long loan, so we'll get nowt.

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by Duffer_
Sun Oct 06, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nakhi Wells
Replies: 40
Views: 3562

Re: Nakhi Wells

FFS FF you can't sell an out of contract 30 year old player. We'll get nowt for him.

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by Duffer_
Sun Oct 06, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nakhi Wells
Replies: 40
Views: 3562

Re: Nakhi Wells

As it happens, with the way the football world has gone (mental), we should expect £7-8 million if we sold him to a Championship club, so we'll get our money back anyway. Oh, go on then Frank. Nahki's on loan to QPR until the end of season, at which point he will be out of contract. That said, you ...
by Duffer_
Sun Oct 06, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nakhi Wells
Replies: 40
Views: 3562

Re: Nakhi Wells

FactualFrank wrote:A clever transfer at the time to cover any possible injuries. The fact it turned out that we didn't get injuries is irrelevant.


Hahaha...not playing today Frank old boy. :D

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by Duffer_
Sat Oct 05, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Everton - Player Ratings
Replies: 71
Views: 9222

Re: Burnley v Everton - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Lowton 7
Mee 9
Tarkowski 8
Pieters 7
JBG 7
Westwood 8
Hendrick 8
McNeill 8
Wood 6
Barnes 6

Taylor 7
Jay Rod 7

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by Duffer_
Sat Sep 28, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOTD
Replies: 10
Views: 2196

Re: MOTD

Gary: "Ian Wright and Jermaine Jenas. What more could you ask for?". Me: "Alan Shearer"...may I burn in hell!

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by Duffer_
Sat Sep 28, 2019 10:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOTD
Replies: 10
Views: 2196

MOTD

Danny Ings scored again vs Spurs in what has been a really good week for him personally. I've always liked his style of play and admire his charitable work but...the gangsta celebrations have got to stop Danny Boy!

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by Duffer_
Sat Sep 28, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: City Strip today
Replies: 18
Views: 2153

Re: City Strip today

Designed by a teenage girl. Every time they lose the ball a unicorn dies.

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by Duffer_
Sun Sep 22, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus yellow birds
Replies: 199
Views: 5809

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus yellow birds

IanMcL wrote:Are there no pies and drinks available? Seems a bit 'left out'.


It was after the game in the car park so all the catering areas were closed tbf.

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by Duffer_
Sun Sep 22, 2019 8:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus yellow birds
Replies: 199
Views: 5809

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus yellow birds

3 things that I took from yesterday: 1) That was mixed football par excellence. We schooled the new boys with a mixture of skill and nous. 2) The staff in the BL reception (and club shop) were very kind and generous. My Mum was in the new disabled stand and became dehydrated and a bit distressed aft...
by Duffer_
Sat Sep 21, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Norwich - Player Ratings
Replies: 68
Views: 7288

Re: Burnley v Norwich - Player Ratings

Pope 8
Lowton 8
Mee 7
Tarkowski 7
Pieters 8
McNeil 7
Cork 7
Westwood 8
Hendrick 8
Barnes 7
Wood 9

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by Duffer_
Thu Sep 19, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Olympiakos
Replies: 23
Views: 3306

Re: Olympiakos

Paulclaret wrote:So you think we should try to sign a player who plays for the biggest club in Greece and who is guaranteed European football every season? Really??


On that basis, no-one would ever leave Celtic. 'Money talks...dirty cash I want you, dirty cash I need you woh-oh'.

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by Duffer_
Sat Sep 14, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Tough trip to Watford for youths
Replies: 6
Views: 773

Re: ARTICLE: Tough trip to Watford for youths

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by Duffer_
Sat Sep 14, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Tough trip to Watford for youths
Replies: 6
Views: 773

Re: ARTICLE: Tough trip to Watford for youths

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by Duffer_
Sat Sep 14, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Tough trip to Watford for youths
Replies: 6
Views: 773

Re: ARTICLE: Tough trip to Watford for youths

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by Duffer_
Sat Sep 14, 2019 11:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Tough trip to Watford for youths
Replies: 6
Views: 773

Re: ARTICLE: Tough trip to Watford for youths

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by Duffer_
Mon Aug 12, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Kightly confirms his retirement
Replies: 26
Views: 2198

Re: ARTICLE: Kightly confirms his retirement

Cleveleys_claret wrote:Memory serves me right he scored the first from a free kick in the following game against Wigan past Shaka Hislop which won us promotion (?)


Wasn't Shaka Hislop either :D

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by Duffer_
Mon Aug 12, 2019 7:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Minor gripe
Replies: 58
Views: 6610

Re: Minor gripe

Bosscat wrote:There was me thinking Bri came before Bur cheers for that one m8 :)


It's that kind of attitude, a slavish deference to the alphabet, that could see us missing out on a Champions League place my friend!

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by Duffer_
Sun Aug 11, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Minor gripe
Replies: 58
Views: 6610

Re: Minor gripe

Just checked and in the PL after GD, goals scoreD and head to head record, the position is determined by the number of away goals. So Brighton are rightfully above us. Have you got a link for that Rileybobs? The article I read suggested that away goals were only relevant in the context of the head ...
by Duffer_
Sun Aug 11, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Minor gripe
Replies: 58
Views: 6610

Re: Minor gripe

My minor gripe, and apologies if it's already been posted, but why are the Beeb showing us as 4th in the table? I accept that we are listed 4th for alphabetical reasons but we should have 3= next to our name. I've only just talked myself down from sending my season ticket back because we fielded 2 l...
by Duffer_
Fri Aug 09, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gibson
Replies: 78
Views: 9526

Re: Gibson

I find the notion of two left footed center halves abhorrent. It's unnatural!! And basically just dirty. Edit - and I'd like to add, this would see us relegated. I'd just about come to terms with the vulgarity of two left footed centre halves when I realised they are both called Ben. This is beyond...
by Duffer_
Thu Aug 08, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2 great windows business wise
Replies: 44
Views: 5697

Re: 2 great windows business wise

...when the like of Hart, Bardsley, Hendrick, Cork, Lennon and Defour need replacing ( allpossibly in the next 12 months ) It's a fair point but you would probably have seen an average of 2 from that list in the starting eleven in the second half of last season. The surgery required isn't as radica...
by Duffer_
Thu Aug 08, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2 great windows business wise
Replies: 44
Views: 5697

Re: 2 great windows business wise

This is a very good window. Jay Rod is an upgrade on Sam, feels like heresy given what a servant and player Big Sam was for us, offering more versatility and quality. Pieters is an upgrade on Wardinho, if only because of relative age. Drinkwater is as good a quality CM as we could have hoped for. Th...
by Duffer_
Sun Aug 04, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kalvin Phillips
Replies: 233
Views: 32189

Re: Kalvin Phillips

rob63 wrote:HSurprised Eze at QPR hasn't got a move this window, thought he'd be on Howe's radar.


So, you reckon Eze good then Rob, yeah? Nudge nudge, wink wink ;)

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by Duffer_
Sun Aug 04, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kalvin Phillips
Replies: 233
Views: 32189

Re: Kalvin Phillips

I like him but he's only had one good season and is unproven at PL level. I always thought he was a red card waiting to happen but he looked more disciplined and noticably leaner and fitter last season. 20 is plenty imo but it's Leeds prerogative. I don't see him rocking the boat to leave either. On...
by Duffer_
Sun Aug 04, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kalvin Phillips
Replies: 233
Views: 32189

Re: Kalvin Phillips

Bid of Vydra plus £11m or "Round about that" per Nixon. That must value KP at circa £20m?

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by Duffer_
Sun Aug 04, 2019 1:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Northern Rail
Replies: 22
Views: 1956

Re: Northern Rail

yTib wrote:arsehole post.


No need to be so specific. The word "post" is totally unnecessary.

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by Duffer_
Sat Aug 03, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs T20
Replies: 62
Views: 4942

Re: Lancs T20

It's on is this! Sorry for my lack of belief tybfc. I look forward to 'don't be such a clever c*nt' catchphrase style images.

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by Duffer_
Sat Aug 03, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs T20
Replies: 62
Views: 4942

Re: Lancs T20

Clarets4me wrote:Crowd Orgasm Bee Band ?? :?


No, but spookily that is my Twitter handle.

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by Duffer_
Sat Aug 03, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs T20
Replies: 62
Views: 4942

Re: Lancs T20

tybfc wrote:To be honest John I would fancy us to beat anybody in any format at the moment. But yes certainly those were two lost points.

Off to Old Trafford tomorrow night and I will no doubt eat my words.


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by Duffer_
Sat Aug 03, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 513699

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Kevin Long to Forest? https://www.nottinghampost.com/sport/football/transfer-news/nottingham-forest-target-kevin-long-3170757 We won't get anyone better as a 4th choice CB but I wouldn't stand in his way if he wanted more regular football at his age. Tarky is a different kettle of fish - it's £50m ...
by Duffer_
Sat Aug 03, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 513699

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

wilks_bfc wrote:I’ll be glad when it’s 17:05 on Thursday and this is all over


It's a battle of ideologies, or mindsets at least, so it's never over.

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by Duffer_
Sat Aug 03, 2019 8:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 513699

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

We are linked to a loan deal for young Spurs striker Troy Parrott.

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by Duffer_
Tue Jul 30, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Back to business
Replies: 15
Views: 1894

Re: Back to business

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Will that do you?


Bit dark.

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by Duffer_
Mon Jul 29, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 513699

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Claretmatt4 wrote:No better than what we have. Town mate of mine thinks they've had Bournemouths pants down.


Town mate of mine reckons he's quality. Some Town fans mistook his languid style for lack of effort but his numbers were always decent.

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by Duffer_
Mon Jul 29, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 513699

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Phillip Billing gone to Bournemouth for £15 million. Should have been ours in my opinion. Not sure if he woulda, coulda, or shoulda been ours but he looked like a realistic prospect that would have ticked a number of our boxes. He did, however, look poor in what I saw of him in the U21 Euros. UTC!
by Duffer_
Mon Jul 29, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 513699

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

& he's 30 now, so not exactly lowering the age of the squad & no resale value.....plus the problem starts all over again in 2 years time But you can't strengthen the starting 11 in every position in every window no matter how much SSN would love us to. A signing like Stephens or Hogg would ...
by Duffer_
Sun Jul 28, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Central midfield
Replies: 155
Views: 10957

Re: Central midfield

Jonathan Hogg from Huddersfield. A bit off with my date but still pretty confident on this one.

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by Duffer_
Sun Jul 28, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 21379
Views: 890537

Re: adeola friday

Thrush
by Duffer_
Wed Jul 17, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stalybridge Celtic v Burnley - Latest
Replies: 30
Views: 3429

Re: Stalybridge Celtic v Burnley - Latest

Stop it Tone! Every time you post they score a goal!

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by Duffer_
Mon Jul 15, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 513699

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

I described Klich as the Thomas Muller of the Championship based on his first half of last season and a passing resemblance. I think he would be a good addition.

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by Duffer_
Sat Jul 13, 2019 11:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Most over rated Burnley player. (EVER)
Replies: 127
Views: 8255

Re: Most over rated Burnley player. (EVER)

Vegas Claret wrote:Nick Pickering

end.of.thread


Just because everyone thought you were complete shoite, doesn't mean you can't still be over-rated. Take a bow Nick Prickering!

I rarely criticise ex players btw.

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by Duffer_
Wed Jul 10, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 513699

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Can’t see the issue with helping David Jones out. Think it’s a nice touch by the club and Dyche. He was a good servant, always appreciative of the fans and a good bloke. Maybe he’s a future coach in the making. Boden tweeted: Again explains David Jones is training with the club as a favour to "...
by Duffer_
Sat Jun 29, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Getting new golf clubs
Replies: 31
Views: 2008

Re: Getting new golf clubs

I got my driver fitted at Garforth, same place as dande, and I had a similarly positive experience. Significantly better than when I got my irons from American Golf.

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