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by Flat Stanley
Sat Feb 22, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Bournemouth - Player Ratings
Replies: 61
Views: 4724

Re: Burnley v Bournemouth - Player Ratings

Pope 9
Bardsley 7
Tarks 8
Mee 7
Taylor 7
McNeil 8
Westwood 7
Cork 7
Hendrick 6
J Rod 7
Vydra 8
by Flat Stanley
Sun Feb 02, 2020 11:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Arsenal - Player Ratings
Replies: 71
Views: 4778

Re: Burnley v Arsenal - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Taylor 8
Mee 8
Tarks 9
Lowton 9
McNeil 8
Cork 7
Westwood 8
Hendrick 7
Wood 7
J Rod 8
by Flat Stanley
Sat Jan 25, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Norwich - Player Ratings
Replies: 64
Views: 3581

Re: Burnley v Norwich - Player Ratings

Hart 5
Lowton 5
Tarks 9 (saved 2 certain goals in the first half)
Long 4
Pieter's 6
Lennon 7
Cork 5
Westwood 6
Brady 4
J Rod 5
Wood 5

Hendrick 5
Vydra 4
by Flat Stanley
Sun Jan 19, 2020 8:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Leicester - Player Ratings
Replies: 108
Views: 5449

Re: Burnley v Leicester - Player Ratings

Pope 8 Bardsley 7 Mee 5 Tarks 8 Taylor 7 McNeil 6 Cork 6 Westwood 7 Hendrick 7 Wood 6 J Rod 6 Better performance with much more energy, especially the second half but thought we were fortunate to win the game. Leicester had some very good chances but didn't take them. The game hinged on the penalty ...
by Flat Stanley
Tue Jan 14, 2020 7:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peter Crouch on Dyche
Replies: 2
Views: 1612

Re: Peter Crouch on Dyche

He also said recently he felt humiliated and like a head on a stick just coming on for the last 10 mins for us to hoof the ball to him. That was why he retired although did not just happen to him at Burnley. Loved the Peter Crouch Pod Cast. Seems like a decent guy but he is starting to become a but ...
by Flat Stanley
Fri Jan 10, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Smart watches.
Replies: 46
Views: 1980

Re: Smart watches.

Just purchased this exact one! Waiting for it to be delivered. I wanted to find the cheapest GPS watch out there that syncs with Strava, because I hate having to run with my phone on me. Is it straight forward to set up and sync with Strava? Yes found it easy to set up and Sync with Strava. Got min...
by Flat Stanley
Fri Jan 10, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Smart watches.
Replies: 46
Views: 1980

Re: Smart watches.

I have a Garmin Forerunner 35. It cost £94 from Amazon and has GPS built in. I got it for running but it also monitors steps, heart rate, sleep etc. It can used used for running, cycling, cardio, walking. The GPS can be used without a phone and you can update to Strava or the Garmin app when finishe...
by Flat Stanley
Sat Jan 04, 2020 4:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Peterborough - Player Ratings
Replies: 32
Views: 3058

Re: Burnley v Peterborough - Player Ratings

Should have been an easier win although was pretty comfortable. We were cruising and then a stupid mistake and we switched off for the last 10 mins of the first half. Second goal was a poor one to concede as well. We played some decent football at times but Posh were pretty poor and we had plenty of...
by Flat Stanley
Sat Jan 04, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joe Hart
Replies: 72
Views: 4448

Re: Joe Hart

Thought Lowton was good apart from his mistake. Much better footballer than Bardsley. We need a new right back though as neither are good enough for the PL.
by Flat Stanley
Sat Jan 04, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Peterborough - Player Ratings
Replies: 32
Views: 3058

Re: Burnley v Peterborough - Player Ratings

Hart 6
Lowton 5
Tarks 7
Long 6
Pieter's 7
Lennon 7
Cork 6
Hendrick 7
JBG 6
Wood 4
J Rod 7

Taylor 6
by Flat Stanley
Thu Jan 02, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VA Farce!
Replies: 70
Views: 2963

Re: VA Farce!

It took 5 mins from the ball hitting the net until kick off because of VAR. Added time at the end of the half was 2 minutes and there were a couple of other stoppages. What the **** is that all about? Mind you I'd had enough by then so was quite happy to hear the half time whistle at the time.
by Flat Stanley
Wed Jan 01, 2020 4:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche In
Replies: 23
Views: 1158

Re: Dyche In

Would not get rid of Dyche after all he has achieved for us but the football at the moment is so bad I don't really enjoy watching it. I enjoy going to spend time with family etc pre and post game but that's about it. He has always got us out of ruts like this before though. Just wish he was not so ...
by Flat Stanley
Wed Jan 01, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Aston Villa - Player Ratings
Replies: 75
Views: 4604

Re: Burnley v Aston Villa - Player Ratings

Pope 6 Bardsley 5 Mee 6 Tarks 5 Taylor 7 Brady 3 Westwood 5 Cork 5 McNeil 7 Barnes 4 Wood 5 JRod 6 JBG 6 Awful first half. More energy and desire in the second half but no skill, finesse or brains to break teams down. It was obvious all match we were losing the midfield battle and getting overrun bu...
by Flat Stanley
Sat Dec 28, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Manchester United - Player Ratings
Replies: 93
Views: 4400

Re: Burnley v Manchester United - Player Ratings

Pope 7 Bardsley 6 Tarks 8 Mee 7 Taylor 5 McNeil 6 Cork 6 Westwood 6 Hendrick 5 Barnes 5 Wood 5 J Rod 8 JBG 6 Brady 5 First half awful again. Second half was a bit better with at least a bit more attacking threat. 2 shots on target in the last 3 games is absolutely pathetic though and badly needs add...
by Flat Stanley
Thu Dec 26, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Everton v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 53
Views: 3624

Re: Everton v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 8
Bardsley 6
Tarks 8
Mee 8
Taylor 6
McNeil 4
Cork 5
Westwood 5
Brady 4
J Rod 4
Wood 5

Barnes 5
JBG 5
by Flat Stanley
Thu Dec 26, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Italian Toffees versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 385
Views: 9991

Re: Italian Toffees versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Absolutely awful, deserved nothing. Didnt even attempt to play football. Kevin Long up front! Disgusting pathetic display.
by Flat Stanley
Thu Dec 26, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Italian Toffees versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 385
Views: 9991

Re: Italian Toffees versus MIGHTY CLARETS

We have been time wasting since the first minute. Totally deserved the ref blowing and not allowing the corner. Tarks has been excellent and Pope except his kicking. Ok defensively overall, an absolute shambles with the ball. Almost getting unwatchable at times this season. Disgusting football but I...
by Flat Stanley
Sat Dec 21, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Huge win but
Replies: 132
Views: 7422

Re: Huge win but

Is that really what Dyche said ? Do you have a link ? Maybe not those words but this is from the BBC match report and is about as close as Dyche gets to saying we played poor football. 'Burnley manager Sean Dyche said: "It was super poor conditions, a poor game but we stuck to the task. It is hard ...
by Flat Stanley
Sat Dec 21, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Huge win but
Replies: 132
Views: 7422

Re: Huge win but

Sounds an awful game. Thank God I didn't watch it. Even Dyche admitted we were awful which he hardly ever does. Must have been terrible. Very satisfying being warm and cosy at home with the score changing to 1- 0 in the last minute and getting the three points with s game like that. Might try it mor...
by Flat Stanley
Sat Dec 14, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Newcastle - Player Ratings
Replies: 81
Views: 5375

Re: Burnley v Newcastle - Player Ratings

Pope 6
Bardsley 6
Tarks 8 (Goliath)
Mee 7
Pieters 5
Hendrick 4
Cork 8
Westwood 6
McNeil 7
Barnes 6
Wood 5
by Flat Stanley
Sat Nov 09, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v West Ham - Player Ratings
Replies: 66
Views: 5051

Re: Burnley v West Ham - Player Ratings

Pope 8
Bardsley 7
Tarks 8
Mee 8
Taylor 7
McNeil 9
Westwood 7
Cork 8
Hendrick 7
Barnes 7
Wood 8

JRod 6
by Flat Stanley
Sun Oct 27, 2019 6:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Chelsea - Player Ratings
Replies: 60
Views: 4723

Re: Burnley v Chelsea - Player Ratings

Pope 5
Lowton 5
Tarks 6
Mee 7
Pieters 5
McNeil 7
Westwood 5
Cork 7
Hendrick 5
Barnes 4
J Rod 5

Brady 7
Vydra 5
by Flat Stanley
Sat Oct 05, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Everton - Player Ratings
Replies: 71
Views: 20728

Re: Burnley v Everton - Player Ratings

Pope 8
Lowton 7
Mee 8
Tarks 8
Pieters 7
JBG 6
Westwood 7
Hendrick 7
McNeil 7
Barnes 5
Wood 5

Taylor 7
J Rod 7
by Flat Stanley
Sun Sep 22, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Norwich - Player Ratings
Replies: 68
Views: 13869

Re: Burnley v Norwich - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Lowton 7
Mee 7
Tarks 6
Pieters 8
McNeil 7
Westwood 8
Cork 7
Hendrick 7
Barnes 7
Wood 8

J Rod 5
by Flat Stanley
Mon Sep 09, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Disneyland Paris
Replies: 8
Views: 1665

Re: Disneyland Paris

Stayed at Davey Crocket ranch and was cheap. Included park tickets for 5 days. Booked through magic breaks. If you stay at a Disney hotel (Davey Crocket is classed as Disney) you get in 2 hours earlier than everyone else. Need a car for Davy Crocket though as 10 mins drive away. Basic accommodation ...
by Flat Stanley
Sat Aug 31, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood - Offside
Replies: 27
Views: 4127

Re: Chris Wood - Offside

Yes offside a lot. Dyche obviously tells him to play on the shoulder of the last man and put doubt in the defenders mind. Used the same tactic with Gray who was also always offside. Some of them are totally unnecessary though and it is extremely frustrating.
by Flat Stanley
Sat Aug 31, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Liverpool - Player Ratings
Replies: 84
Views: 17881

Re: Burnley v Liverpool - Player Ratings

Pope 6
Lowton 4
Mee 5
Tarks 9
Pieters 6
Lennon 6
Cork 7
Westwood 6
McNeil 7
Barnes 6
Wood 5
by Flat Stanley
Sat Aug 31, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This football
Replies: 28
Views: 4053

Re: This football

Football was awful to watch today. Gave the ball away so many times. Basic silly errors and just could not keep the ball. It's alright being organised and working hard but a Premier League team should be able to string a few passes together. Don't mind losing to the big teams and they are an excepti...
by Flat Stanley
Thu Aug 29, 2019 8:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: The first five minutes of that second half was unacceptable
Replies: 10
Views: 2380

Re: ARTICLE: The first five minutes of that second half was unacceptable

Don't blame Dyche for the starting line up. We were playing well and should have put the game to bed. What frustrates me about Dyche is his inability to effectively change things when things go wrong. His team's never seem to know how to break teams down when we go behind. He needs to take a look at...
by Flat Stanley
Wed Aug 28, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche or the players
Replies: 42
Views: 5149

Re: Dyche or the players

Could have easily gone the other way tonight. We should have been 2 or 3 up and were playing well. What disappointed me most was the poor reaction after going behind. We started panicking and stopped playing football. Seen us struggle to break poor teams down too many times and it's so frustrating. ...
by Flat Stanley
Wed Aug 28, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Sunderland - Player Ratings
Replies: 34
Views: 6787

Re: Burnley v Sunderland - Player Ratings

Hart 4 Bardsley 4 Long 5 Gibson 5 Taylor 5 Lennon 6 Drinkwater 6 Hendrick 5 McNeil 5 J Rod 5 Vydra 6 Wood 5 First 30 minutes we played very well (although a little bit open defensively) and should have been 2 or 3 up. Didn't take our chances then gave away a goal with a silly mistake. Didn't deal wi...
by Flat Stanley
Wed Aug 28, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 52
Views: 9458

Re: Danny Drinkwater

Yes watched Leicester and he looked like a different player then. Also had Kante alongside him. Maybe needs more games. Probably rusty and the defensive side of his game wasn't there tonight.
by Flat Stanley
Wed Aug 28, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 52
Views: 9458

Re: Danny Drinkwater

First half he was ok. Some nice touches and passes. Second half we resorted to hoof ball and bypassed midfield. He disappeared from the game. Does not look like he will fit into the more direct style we usually play in PL based on the second half but hard to judge from one game. He didn't do as much...
by Flat Stanley
Wed Aug 28, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Not so Mighty on the night Clarets versus Slumberland
Replies: 371
Views: 21454

Re: Mighty Clarets versus Slumberland

First half performance was ok. Played some nice football and should have been 2 or 3 up albeit a bit open defensively. Then gave away a goal with a stupid mistake. Second half didn't defend two corners and reverted to hoof ball instead of what worked in the first half. Hart should have done better w...
by Flat Stanley
Sat Aug 17, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 84
Views: 17868

Re: Arsenal v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 7 maybe could have done better with the first and a couple of dodgy moments in the first half including a parry straight out it in front of him but some solid saves. Lowton 6 poor crossing and silly pass to JBG before Arsenal 2nd goal. Tarks 8 Maybe could have done more on the second goal but p...
by Flat Stanley
Sat Aug 17, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Woodstock 1969, fifty years ago today
Replies: 36
Views: 3559

Re: Woodstock 1969, fifty years ago today

Dylan didn't play as he had enough of the spot light and doing what people wanted him to do. He didn't want to be the voice of a generation anymore and wanted to follow his own path not live up to others expectations. He had moved to Woodstock from New York for a quieter life with his young family b...
by Flat Stanley
Sun Aug 11, 2019 1:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Ings
Replies: 78
Views: 15813

Re: Danny Ings

In terms of Ings and Wood no, I've seen enough of them in plenty of matches. In terms of Adams yes. Not seen much of him. Like I say don't mind Wood and seems to be in the right place often enough to get a decent number of goals. All round game needs improvement in my view though.
by Flat Stanley
Sun Aug 11, 2019 1:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Ings
Replies: 78
Views: 15813

Re: Danny Ings

The same Wood who got us double figures last year and 9? in preseason? Difficult to compare because they are different types of players. Both Ings and Adams look to come for the ball and play as a 10, whereas Wood is a finisher - he didn't have a good game today but the reason he hasn't bagged more...
by Flat Stanley
Sat Aug 10, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Ings
Replies: 78
Views: 15813

Re: Danny Ings

Thought Ings did ok. No real chances but did a lot of closing down, looked very fit and quick and played a couple of lovely passes one of which went to a player just offside. Adams looked decent to me as well but a bit isolated at times. Think both will get a decent amount of goals this season. Thei...
by Flat Stanley
Sat Aug 10, 2019 8:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Southampton - Player Ratings
Replies: 79
Views: 25079

Re: Burnley v Southampton - Player Ratings

Pope 7 Lowton 7 Mee 8 Tarks 9 Pieter's 6 I know he got one assist (not counting the first as an assist as it was just a lump forward) but for 70 mins he was awful. Nowhere near Taylor's level. Glad to see him improve in the last 20. Hopefully he gets better from here. McNeil 6 Westwood 6 Cork 7 JBG ...
by Flat Stanley
Wed Jul 31, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Heats
Replies: 491
Views: 41668

Re: Heats

Heaton is a model pro. No way he would spit his dummy out if we didn't sell him. He would carry on and do a top job. He is not the sort of person to cause trouble. He wants to leave. So what! keep him for a season and let him leave on a free. We don't need £8m and keeping him could be far more valua...
by Flat Stanley
Wed Jul 31, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Heats
Replies: 491
Views: 41668

Re: Heats

Don't need the money, don't need to sell. Heaton is a professional and will do a great job even if we kept him and he wanted out. Absolute madness to sell him to a potential relegation rival for £8m.
by Flat Stanley
Sat Jul 20, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Favourite covers
Replies: 71
Views: 8379

Re: Favourite covers

Big Dylan fan so I like hearing covers of his songs. All Along The Watchtower written by Dylan Covered by Hendrix Knocking on Heaven's Door written by Dylan Covered by Anthony and the Johnson (also by Guns and Roses) Like a Rolling Stone Covered by The Rolling Stones Mr Tambourine Man covered by the...
by Flat Stanley
Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee
Replies: 24
Views: 4857

Re: Ben Mee

Ben Mee is a fantastic player and gets the most out of himself. Generally good positionally, well organised, great timing of tackles and blocks. The reasons he has not played for England are lack of height, lack of pace and not as good as others on the ball. England generally have lots of possession...
by Flat Stanley
Tue May 14, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Arsenal - Player Ratings
Replies: 53
Views: 10181

Re: Burnley v Arsenal - Player Ratings

Heaton 7
Lowton 7
Tarks 7
Mee 6
Taylor 6
Cork 5
Westwood 6
McNeil 6
Hendrick 5
Wood 6
Barnes 6

JBG 7
Crouch 6
by Flat Stanley
Tue Apr 30, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Realistic Lineup for next season?
Replies: 80
Views: 8435

Re: Realistic Lineup for next season?

Firthy wrote:Fully agree we need a striker with pace and creativity but to play alongside Wood or Barnes, not replace either of them.
Agree, Barnes and Wood won't be going anywhere so someone to play alongside one of them needed
by Flat Stanley
Mon Apr 29, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Realistic Lineup for next season?
Replies: 80
Views: 8435

Re: Realistic Lineup for next season?

Firthy wrote:You'd seriously prefer Babel and Rodriguez to Wood. Not for me I'm afraid.
Yes, Wood does not do enough for me. Need something different. A bit of pace and creativity to go with the hustle and bustle.
by Flat Stanley
Mon Apr 29, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Realistic Lineup for next season?
Replies: 80
Views: 8435

Re: Realistic Lineup for next season?

Iloveyoubrady wrote:Honestly that team doesn’t look any better than our current first team
I was trying to include some realistic possible signings. Doubt we will get more than one though. Think that team would have more creativity and pace than we currently have.
by Flat Stanley
Mon Apr 29, 2019 1:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sterling - no yellow!?
Replies: 33
Views: 3666

Re: Sterling - no yellow!?

If it had been the other way round and Sterling was fouled the whole stadium would have been booing and calling him a cheat for diving. It was a foul but he went down very easy. Thought the ref was correct not to book him but he committed another couple of fouls later and he was lucky to get away wi...