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by Stan Tastic
Tue Nov 19, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pochettino sacked!
Replies: 110
Views: 3029

Re: Pochettino sacked!

Strong rumours it's Jose. Can't see him working well with Levy tbh.
by Stan Tastic
Mon Nov 18, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ROI vs Denmark
Replies: 35
Views: 1682

Re: ROI vs Denmark

Ref books Schmeichel for time-wasting in injury time and then blows up on a free-kick for Ireland before the 4 minutes are up.
by Stan Tastic
Sun Nov 17, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope to start
Replies: 55
Views: 4021

Re: Pope to start

Callum Hudson-Odoi and Nick Pope will start for England against Kosovo in their final European Qualifier, Sky Sports News understands. Pope earns his first England start, after the Burnley goalkeeper was first called up in March 2018, while Chelsea winger Hudson-Odoi makes only his second start as ...
by Stan Tastic
Wed Nov 06, 2019 11:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Top 10 Robbie Blake goals
Replies: 27
Views: 935

Re: Top 10 Robbie Blake goals

Incredible he didn't have his full career in the Premier League, he was certainly good enough.
by Stan Tastic
Mon Oct 07, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Empty seats yesterday
Replies: 33
Views: 3494

Re: Empty seats yesterday

I seem to remember when were in the top flight in the mid-seventies the average attendance at home was around 18,000 and that was with much cheaper admission prices.
by Stan Tastic
Fri Oct 04, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dave Thomas at Goodison - and tomorrow at Burnley
Replies: 55
Views: 5783

Re: Dave Thomas at Goodison - and tomorrow at Burnley

Totally two-footed and a fantastic crosser of a ball from seemingly impossible positions.

One of only a handful of players I've seen that could take a corner with either foot.
by Stan Tastic
Fri Oct 04, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Brady and JBG score as McCann plays against the Clarets
Replies: 15
Views: 2729

Re: ARTICLE: Brady and JBG score as McCann plays against the Clarets

Claretforever wrote:How old is McCann now? It feels like a lifetime ago he played for us, and that he should have retired.


His age is mentioned in the article.
by Stan Tastic
Thu Oct 03, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Diane Abbott stands in for Corbyn on PMQ
Replies: 118
Views: 7593

Re: Diane Abbott stands in for Corbyn on PMQ

Bercow had to ask her to sit down after she'd forgotten how many questions she'd asked.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_BEAJBVVb24

Earlier she'd also forgotten to ask the first question.

Embarrassing.
by Stan Tastic
Wed Oct 02, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Diane Abbott stands in for Corbyn on PMQ
Replies: 118
Views: 7593

Re: Diane Abbott stands in for Corbyn on PMQ

Did she actually forget to ask a question here?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hyHk8Gxyzm4
by Stan Tastic
Tue Sep 24, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Well Done Leeds!!
Replies: 19
Views: 3159

Re: Well Done Leeds!!

by Stan Tastic
Mon Sep 23, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR Penalty 2nd Half?
Replies: 89
Views: 6474

Re: VAR Penalty 2nd Half?

VAR was supposed to eliminate appalling penalty decisions like Leicester and Southampton at home last season. It's actually worse when a referee won't give it from five yards away and another one won't when he's looking at a replay. Then we have Mike Riley admitting to four mistakes when there's tha...
by Stan Tastic
Sat Sep 21, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New football pundit on Sky
Replies: 26
Views: 2434

Re: New football pundit on Sky

They'll have to keep him away from Walters.
by Stan Tastic
Fri Sep 20, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley 4 Norwich 4
Replies: 24
Views: 2542

Re: Burnley 4 Norwich 4

Didn't Noble retake one of those penalties after it was saved?
by Stan Tastic
Mon Sep 09, 2019 11:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley F C in pictures
Replies: 505
Views: 40800

Re: Burnley F C in pictures

Steve1956 wrote:Good spot seconds later,West Brom player was riving in the floor counting his goolies. :D


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by Stan Tastic
Sun Sep 01, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This weeks VAR shenanigans
Replies: 43
Views: 2946

Re: This weeks VAR shenanigans

Neil Swarbrick did a very good interview on VAR before the season began. Now I'd like him to do another one explaining all the appalling mistakes that have been made by the VAR refs. There's nothing wrong with VAR, it's the fact that we've still got awful refs watching the video replays and not over...
by Stan Tastic
Wed Aug 28, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Not so Mighty on the night Clarets versus Slumberland
Replies: 371
Views: 15785

Re: Not so Mighty on the night Clarets versus Slumberland

Well Stan. It’s a board of opinions. Personally I believe there’s too much criticism and not enough praise on here generally. I’m sure you can think for yourself even if you can’t express it. I can't think for myself and have to rely on pearls of wisdom like this. The EFL cup us what it is. Get ove...
by Stan Tastic
Wed Aug 28, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Not so Mighty on the night Clarets versus Slumberland
Replies: 371
Views: 15785

Re: Mighty Clarets versus Slumberland

Dyche put out a team that was more than capable of winning this game. He fielded players that many on here have demanded be given a chance. We were 1 up and Vydra hit the post from 4 yards. Game probably game over if that went in. Yet there is a constant conspiracy belief he doesn’t care about the ...
by Stan Tastic
Wed Aug 28, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 1302
Views: 109506

Re: Bolton

This is from another football forum from a Bolton fan.

Burnley will continue to be an oasis of common sense. Owen Coyle was so far off the mark when he said we were 10 years ahead of them
by Stan Tastic
Tue Aug 27, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Burnley go nap against the Toffees in first home game
Replies: 12
Views: 979

Re: ARTICLE: Burnley go nap against the Toffees in first home game

FCBurnley wrote:I started work in 1962 as a 15 year old doing very basic work ( 5 and a half day week ) and was paid 2 pounds 50p a week.


That's meaningless unless you convert it to today's money. Gives a complete wrong impression.

It works out at around £52 today.
by Stan Tastic
Tue Aug 27, 2019 3:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Burnley go nap against the Toffees in first home game
Replies: 12
Views: 979

Re: ARTICLE: Burnley go nap against the Toffees in first home game

Might be of interest to some that in the programme for that first home game against Everton the Club was offering season tickets starting at £2/2 shillings (£2.10p in modern currency) for adults and £1/15 shillings (£1.75p) for juveniles. The inflation calculator comes in at around £48 in today's m...
by Stan Tastic
Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What's the most annoying late goal you've seen us concede?
Replies: 58
Views: 3376

Re: What's the most annoying late goal you've seen us concede?

You can't possibly get a later goal than this. The ball hits the back of the net and the ref blows for full time.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rTGMursNBD0
by Stan Tastic
Mon Aug 26, 2019 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What's the most annoying late goal you've seen us concede?
Replies: 58
Views: 3376

Re: What's the most annoying late goal you've seen us concede?

Fatboys goal for them lot. Was absolutely sickening. We held on gallantly with 10 men. Couldn't believe it when I saw how offside it was. I gave up hope of me seeing us beat them after that. Didn't help with the arfield back pass at home the next season although looking back it's funny to see how p...
by Stan Tastic
Mon Aug 26, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What's the most annoying late goal you've seen us concede?
Replies: 58
Views: 3376

Re: What's the most annoying late goal you've seen us concede?

Had this debate before. I'm not wrong. This is a freeze frame from the goal that proves his was Koscielny and not Ox who played the ball. The reason i'm saying "proves" is because you can see the bleeding of the next frame in the image, which shows the ball going up and Ox's foot isn't re...
by Stan Tastic
Mon Aug 26, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What's the most annoying late goal you've seen us concede?
Replies: 58
Views: 3376

Re: What's the most annoying late goal you've seen us concede?

Wasn't offside. Ox didn't touch it. I think that goal was one of the main reasons the rules were changed so that you can't score with your hand even if it was ball-to-hand. Also, i opened this thread to post about this goal. ******* ridiculous. Wrong, Oxlaide-Chamberlain clearly shoots with his rig...
by Stan Tastic
Mon Aug 26, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What's the most annoying late goal you've seen us concede?
Replies: 58
Views: 3376

What's the most annoying late goal you've seen us concede?

After Sunday's late sickener and Pawson being the ref it brought to mind this horrific moment from three years ago against Arsenal. https://e0.365dm.com/16/10/2048x1152/arsenal-premier-league-goal_3799642.jpg Ref playing on until they scored, handball, offside? Take your pick. There have been a few ...
by Stan Tastic
Wed Aug 21, 2019 11:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley F C in pictures
Replies: 505
Views: 40800

Re: Burnley F C in pictures

I didn't realise how low the attendances were that season.

Sat 16 Jan
BIRMINGHAM
h
D1
W 2-0
9,971

Burnley: Irvine 42, Harris 68
Birmingham:
by Stan Tastic
Wed Aug 21, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 1302
Views: 109506

Re: Bolton

Thought I'd see exactly what Coyle said when he left. Owen Coyle, freshly installed as the manager of Bolton Wanderers, has defended his decision to leave Burnley for a club in the relegation zone and described his new employers as "five or 10 years ahead" of the club he has left behind. B...
by Stan Tastic
Thu Aug 15, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is this the worst penalty ever taken at the Turf?
Replies: 35
Views: 2950

Re: Is this the worst penalty ever taken at the Turf?

I was at that game and near where the penalty was taken. The pitch was rock hard and these days would have been postponed. Mitchell I think took the penalty but stubbed his toe as he took the kick and it just pea rolled to Thompson. Very different game but similar crowd to the 3rd round against Uni...
by Stan Tastic
Thu Aug 15, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is this the worst penalty ever taken at the Turf?
Replies: 35
Views: 2950

Is this the worst penalty ever taken at the Turf?

"But something went wrong!"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fcvw2hrm1YM

The Newcastle goalkeeper for our goal was unbelievable.
by Stan Tastic
Wed Aug 14, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: First Turf Moor floodlights switched on
Replies: 25
Views: 2021

Re: ARTICLE: First Turf Moor floodlights switched on

Surprised at how low the attendance was.
by Stan Tastic
Wed Aug 07, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR - Brilliant or Disaster?
Replies: 48
Views: 2250

Re: VAR - Brilliant or Disaster?

disaster...there is no debate it will destroy the soul of football, it will move the game even more towards a non contact sport it is still subjective to the person reviewing... offside to the inch.. ridiculous there will be even more inconsistency on contact in the box . see no good at all coming ...
by Stan Tastic
Wed Aug 07, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR - Brilliant or Disaster?
Replies: 48
Views: 2250

Re: VAR - Brilliant or Disaster?

Watched The Debate on Sky last night and they had Neil Swarbrick on, who's in charge of training officials on VAR. He mentioned that they would show replays of VAR ruled incidents on video screens within the stadiums so the fans would know what's going on. Also said that all goals are reviewed by th...
by Stan Tastic
Thu Aug 01, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 522314

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

The release clause of Camarasa is 25m and according to this link he isn't jumping with joy at the idea of joining Palace, never mind us. If Palace can't get him then we have no chance, if Palace can get him we have no chance, besides, he is foreign. http://www.hltco.org/2019/08/01/report-palaces-ca...
by Stan Tastic
Thu Aug 01, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Chelsea game moved for TV coverage
Replies: 12
Views: 1708

Re: ARTICLE: Chelsea game moved for TV coverage

Pearcey wrote:Have Sky and BT swapped slots? Didn’t BT always have the late Saturday games?


Yes and yes.
by Stan Tastic
Wed Jul 31, 2019 11:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premiership
Replies: 16
Views: 1469

Re: Premiership

theroyaldyche wrote:Its always gunna be the premiership


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by Stan Tastic
Wed Jul 31, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premiership
Replies: 16
Views: 1469

Re: Premiership

'til Until, Till, or 'Til. Until indicates when something will happen, begin, or end. Till is not an abbreviation of until—it's actually older than until—and it should not be written with an apostrophe. 'Til turns up now and then, but major usage dictionaries and style guides consider it an error, ...
by Stan Tastic
Wed Jul 31, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premiership
Replies: 16
Views: 1469

Re: Premiership

Right up there with singing "till we play ******* Rovers."
by Stan Tastic
Wed Jul 31, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 522314

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Stop calling it the Premiership ffs.
by Stan Tastic
Tue Jul 30, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The new season predicted by AI
Replies: 30
Views: 2692

Re: The new season predicted by AI

I think who evercwrote the article saying Burnley finish on 31 points and not get relegated, should re-read the League table which clearly shows 37 points :lol: :lol: :lol: Have the Lancashire Blackburnegraph hacks been on the lash again with there shoddy journalism. https://media3.giphy.com/media/...
by Stan Tastic
Tue Jul 30, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The new season predicted by AI
Replies: 30
Views: 2692

The new season predicted by AI

A miracle escape will leave Sean Dyche breathing a huge sigh of relief after Burnley spend nine of the last 15 weeks of the season rock-bottom of the table. It won't be too entertaining either with only Arsenal conceding fewer goals than Burnley (51) from those teams outside the top four. Things ge...
by Stan Tastic
Tue Jul 23, 2019 11:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche after Fleetwood
Replies: 3
Views: 2540

Re: Dyche after Fleetword

You need to have a word with yourself about your spelling.
by Stan Tastic
Fri Jul 19, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Injured Bird. Who can help?
Replies: 46
Views: 2312

Re: Injured Bird. Who can help?

Tricky Trevor wrote:We have this problem all the time. 99/100 recover and fly happily away.
We put it down to a big window with a big mirror directly opposite. They see it as a through route. No alternative re:positioning and you can't live like hermits, with the curtains drawn 24/7


Take the mirror down.
by Stan Tastic
Sun Jul 14, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley beat Fulham in Portugal
Replies: 94
Views: 6350

Re: Burnley beat Fulham in Portugal

Ashingtonclaret46 wrote:bfcmik ---did you have to tell them about the disallowed goal? They will be going apoplectic on here that we have another striker who gets into offside positions! Do you realise what you may have started? :)


Not to mention not using VAR. What sort of unrealistic preparation is happening here?
by Stan Tastic
Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wouldnt the premiership be more exciting if top 6 buggered off ?
Replies: 39
Views: 1621

Re: Wouldnt the premiership be more exciting if top 6 buggered off ?

This thread would be slightly more exciting if you got the name of the league right.
by Stan Tastic
Thu Jul 11, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Alan Lee – from striker to director
Replies: 13
Views: 1751

Re: ARTICLE: Alan Lee – from striker to director

I always thought that Stan Ternent never really gave him a chance. He was constantly subbed around the hour mark and he knew it was coming and that pressure was affecting his game.

He proved he could compete at that level when he left and the goals started coming.
by Stan Tastic
Wed Jul 10, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jay Rod interview
Replies: 32
Views: 4367

Re: Jay Rod interview

Could be the longest hair in Burnley FC history. Can't remember anyone even in the seventies with hair that length.
by Stan Tastic
Mon Jul 08, 2019 8:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Pieters signs as Burnley go shopping at Stoke again
Replies: 135
Views: 9282

Re: ARTICLE: Pieters signs as Burnley go shopping at Stoke again

No Ney Never wrote:Our FA and League cup back 5 is now confirmed.
Pope
Bardsley, Long, Gibson, Pieters.
That's not a bad defensive lineup.


My only worry is will two games be enough to form an understanding?
by Stan Tastic
Sun Jun 30, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Glastonbury 2019
Replies: 300
Views: 11712

Re: Glastonbury 2019

The people slagging The Killers off before they were on will be embarrassed this morning.
Great entertainment and some cracking tunes.
by Stan Tastic
Mon Jun 24, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Most Memorable Matches Wrong Reasons
Replies: 72
Views: 5850

Re: Most Memorable Matches Wrong Reasons

Spent that game stood with a chap I’ve never met before or since. The worst 90 minutes of utter despair.... even now it in memory is comparable to losing my business or my divorce to think just how utterly without hope we were for our club even starting the next season, that night. What people forg...

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