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by Foulthrow
Thu Jan 21, 2021 4:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sri Lanka Vs England 2nd Test
Replies: 2
Views: 314

Re: Sri Lanka Vs England 2nd Test

They should have brought Woakes in. He would have strengthened the batting and offered pretty similar with the ball.
by Foulthrow
Tue Jan 19, 2021 9:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Drinkwater makes Turkey move
Replies: 29
Views: 1410

Re: ARTICLE: Drinkwater makes Turkey move

Can’t say I’ve ever heard of this team. What’s the equivalent - low Championship/League One level? Surely they can’t be paying his full wages?
by Foulthrow
Sun Jan 17, 2021 11:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Views of subs owners and managers
Replies: 2
Views: 520

Re: Views of subs owners and managers

Couldn’t agree more with this. It’s getting really frustrating. Especially towards the end of yesterday’s game when we saw more of the managers and missed a good chunk of the action. I find myself shouting “Show the game!!” all the time
by Foulthrow
Fri Jan 15, 2021 3:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sri Lanka Vs England 1st Test
Replies: 104
Views: 2355

Re: Sri Lanka Vs England 1st Test

Bosscat wrote:
Fri Jan 15, 2021 3:03 pm
Its usually the same time every day 🤭 get up earlier or later 🤣 or have breakfast while they have lunch (or tea 😉 if you're up later)

Hope that helps 😁
It doesn’t. No. But thanks anyway. :)
by Foulthrow
Fri Jan 15, 2021 2:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sri Lanka Vs England 1st Test
Replies: 104
Views: 2355

Re: Sri Lanka Vs England 1st Test

Anyone know the schedule for tomorrow? I know that they are starting early but when is lunch and tea? Sick of getting up and finding it’s the lunch break.
by Foulthrow
Tue Jan 12, 2021 8:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referees confirmed for West Ham and Liverpool games
Replies: 3
Views: 403

Re: Referees confirmed for West Ham and Liverpool games

Kavanagh and Dean - two of the best refs as far as I’m concerned.
by Foulthrow
Sun Jan 10, 2021 1:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Podcast recommendations
Replies: 19
Views: 501

Re: Podcast recommendations

Hi all, I'm hoping to get some podcast recommendations on this thread, either football related or non-football. I did a quick search but couldn't find another podcast thread, though I've seen the odd one referred to (e.g. featuring Robbie Blake). Podcasts I've listened to in the past year or so inc...
by Foulthrow
Sun Jan 10, 2021 12:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Podcast recommendations
Replies: 19
Views: 501

Re: Podcast recommendations

Quickly Kevin Will He Score.

90s football podcast.

One of the best things in my life.
by Foulthrow
Sat Jan 09, 2021 11:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Australia-India 1st test (Adelaide Oval)
Replies: 88
Views: 2665

Re: Australia-India 1st test (Adelaide Oval)

It's getting the same with all main sports. Initially you just needed SkySport to follow a lot of footy/cricket/rugby, then you needed Sky and BT Sport; now there's Amazon etc involved too. Getting to the point where it's just not worth buying into any of them. Anyway, India have started very slowl...
by Foulthrow
Sat Jan 09, 2021 11:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FA Player & MK Dons
Replies: 139
Views: 6653

Re: FA Player & MK Dons

I’m guessing it’s the first time they have tried to do something like this and it’s becoming apparent that it can’t cope with the demand. Not looking good for this afternoon’s game. :(
by Foulthrow
Fri Jan 08, 2021 3:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Iain Dowie
Replies: 19
Views: 2501

Re: Iain Dowie

He was a rocket scientist before becoming a footballer.
by Foulthrow
Tue Jan 05, 2021 9:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Without Looking Who Scored The...
Replies: 27
Views: 930

Re: Without Looking Who Scored The...

alboclaret wrote:
Tue Jan 05, 2021 8:51 pm
Another easy one....
Who score the first goal from the Premier league that was broadcast live on sky ? Without looking obvs
I’m pretty sure the game was Forest v Liverpool. I’ll go for Ian Woan.
by Foulthrow
Tue Jan 05, 2021 9:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Without Looking Who Scored The...
Replies: 27
Views: 930

Re: Without Looking Who Scored The...

Dyched wrote:
Tue Jan 05, 2021 6:02 pm
Ha, Brian Deane. Pele scored over 100 PL goes before the PL even existed.
I thought Harry Kane had claimed all of these goals now?
by Foulthrow
Tue Jan 05, 2021 8:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dave Kevan departs Port Vale
Replies: 9
Views: 1234

Re: Dave Kevan departs Port Vale

Quicknick wrote:
Tue Jan 05, 2021 7:50 am
I think Barton will be interested in this. Vale are a big club.
Are they? Haven’t they spent most of their history in the bottom two divisions? The ground is a bit of dump and the surrounding area even worse.
by Foulthrow
Sat Jan 02, 2021 9:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Penalty stats.
Replies: 12
Views: 1046

Re: Penalty stats.

The Crystal Palace stat is the most concerning one for me, especially given how few goals they score. I’m not buying the idea that this is due to Zaha as they’ve had more penalties than Liverpool who must have, what, ten times as many touches in the opposition box as Palace?
by Foulthrow
Wed Dec 30, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hat trick for JBG
Replies: 33
Views: 3016

Re: Hat trick for JBG

Injury for Dunne? Off after 22 minutes?
by Foulthrow
Sat Dec 26, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Players Down Injured
Replies: 17
Views: 1358

Re: Players Down Injured

Here’s a suggestion. You go off the field for as long as you lie on the ground. Genuine injury, sub comes on, no problem. Wasting time for 30 seconds, then you leave your team with ten men for the next 30 seconds.
by Foulthrow
Mon Dec 21, 2020 9:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Added time to added time
Replies: 22
Views: 1351

Re: Added time to added time

Don't think there is any real way to check your theory. I think you are right... thing is, if we end up winning, no-one cares. Had we conceded tonite and against Arsenal in that extra extra time, those dismissing it would be having kittens right now. Exactly! When you see 3 minutes come up it dampe...
by Foulthrow
Mon Dec 21, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Added time to added time
Replies: 22
Views: 1351

Added time to added time

Whenever Burnley are leading we always seem to face a significant chunk of added time to the ninety minutes. Every team exploits gamesmanship tactics when leading but we seemed to get punished where others don’t. Tonight we had an extra 45 seconds added to an already long five minutes. At Arsenal it...
by Foulthrow
Fri Dec 18, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Australia-India 1st test (Adelaide Oval)
Replies: 88
Views: 2665

Re: Australia-India 1st test (Adelaide Oval)

Bear in mind Australia are missing Warner and it looked likely that Will Pucovski (sp?) would have replaced Joe Burns to open with him were it not for another concussion injury. Burns has been in shocking form and can't buy a run even in the Sheffield Shield. Both India and Australia look significan...
by Foulthrow
Wed Dec 16, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Amazon Prime
Replies: 76
Views: 4385

Re: Amazon Prime

Another one here who’s stream stopped working during the Liverpool game. I assume too many trying to watch in UHD has impacted the system. Not good for Amazon.
by Foulthrow
Tue Dec 15, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jack Grealish
Replies: 50
Views: 3936

Re: Jack Grealish

I don’t understand how he’s managed to do that in his car. Either he can’t drive or he was absolutely off his face, paralytic.
by Foulthrow
Mon Dec 14, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee confirmed for Wolves game
Replies: 14
Views: 667

Re: Referee confirmed for Wolves game

Well, that’s three of them. Where’s the fourth horseman of the apocalypse?
by Foulthrow
Sun Dec 13, 2020 9:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee's Post-Match Homework
Replies: 54
Views: 1905

Re: Referee's Post-Match Homework

wilks_bfc wrote:
Sun Dec 13, 2020 9:44 pm
For those questioning why not a penalty
Cheers for this. I wondered why it wasn’t a penalty although I didn’t care given what happened next. :)
by Foulthrow
Sat Dec 12, 2020 8:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harvey Elliott
Replies: 14
Views: 2387

Re: Harvey Elliott

Swizzlestick wrote:
Sat Dec 12, 2020 6:37 pm
They lost and are 12th?
Like the man said. Going well.



For Rovers.

;)
by Foulthrow
Mon Dec 07, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A TOUCH OF CLASS FROM BIG CHRIS WOOD
Replies: 52
Views: 3220

Re: A TOUCH OF CLASS FROM BIG CHRIS WOOD

It’s Chris Wood Burnley’s favourite kiwi, Coming from New Zealand, Via Leicester City It’s Chris Wood Burnley’s favourite kiwi, Scoring lots of tap ins Headers Volleys It’s Chris Wood Burnley’s favourite kiwi But he’s been offside for a long, long Offside for a long, long Offside for a long, long ti...
by Foulthrow
Sun Dec 06, 2020 8:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What are you doing for Christmas Day?
Replies: 53
Views: 1504

Re: What are you doing for Christmas Day?

ClaretAndJew wrote:
Sun Dec 06, 2020 8:50 am
I'm going to wake up alone. I will then spend all day doing nothing. Order a takeaway. Eat. Go to bed.

Christmas? Bah, Humbug.
Well. You are Jewish so why would you be celebrating? :)
by Foulthrow
Sun Dec 06, 2020 8:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match of the day. Penalty decisions
Replies: 27
Views: 1891

Re: Match of the day. Penalty decisions

It’s getting to a point that penalty kicks should be gotten rid of. I think they should be replaced with a direct free kick, 25 yards from goal. You can still score if you’ve got the skill but the incentive to cheat would be reduced. Takes the pressure off referees who can then judge infringements i...
by Foulthrow
Fri Dec 04, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire FA
Replies: 20
Views: 909

Re: Lancashire FA

An awful decision. Not looking forward to telling my lad about this. He’s been looking forward to his football for some time now.
by Foulthrow
Thu Dec 03, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sheffield United become United World
Replies: 29
Views: 1879

Re: Sheffield United become United World

What did ever happen to Cary Clarets?
by Foulthrow
Fri Nov 27, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FA Cup Draw Thread
Replies: 94
Views: 4185

Re: FA Cup Draw Thread

Aren’t Harrogate playing at Doncaster’s ground? So, that one doesn’t really count.
by Foulthrow
Tue Nov 24, 2020 9:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ifab: Talks over 'more attractive' offside law
Replies: 11
Views: 915

Re: Ifab: Talks over 'more attractive' offside law

Here’s an easy fix.

Liners give offside decisions old school way.

Each team gets two incorrect reviews per game. Works well enough in cricket.
by Foulthrow
Sun Nov 22, 2020 8:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: falling out of love with football?
Replies: 92
Views: 2995

Re: falling out of love with football?

It would be interesting to see if viewing figures are dropping off. Apart from watching Burnley I’ve given up on football, don’t even bother with MOTD. Even watching Burnley feels like an effort. And I’m sick of the amount of times I’m having to shout, “SHOW THE EFFING GAME”, when the ball is in pla...
by Foulthrow
Fri Nov 13, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Yorkshire Ripper
Replies: 98
Views: 3707

Re: The Yorkshire Ripper

bodge wrote:
Fri Nov 13, 2020 6:50 pm
Surely John Humble had family and friends who heard the tape ?
I thought they prosecuted him and he went to prison didn’t he for perverting the course of justice?
by Foulthrow
Sun Nov 08, 2020 8:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Set Pieces
Replies: 14
Views: 1012

Re: Set Pieces

Didn’t Westwood’s goal at Newcastle come, somewhat indirectly, from a corner? And Tarks had one headed off the line v Spurs, also from a corner?
by Foulthrow
Tue Nov 03, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton game
Replies: 19
Views: 1762

Re: Brighton game

dougcollins wrote:
Tue Nov 03, 2020 9:14 pm
I'd love to see the figures on how many are paying for these games.
I think Kieran Maguire said it was less than a thousand for our game at WBA. It was on his ‘Price of Football’ podcast. I’d have to listen again to hear the actual figure he gave.
by Foulthrow
Sat Oct 31, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: James Anderson Street Burnley
Replies: 36
Views: 2729

Re: James Anderson Street Burnley

Whichever street they pick, they need to make sure it swings one or t’other.
by Foulthrow
Sat Oct 31, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dele Alli
Replies: 22
Views: 2096

Re: Dele Alli

It's a bit early to say he's wasted his career he's still only 24, however I do feel he needs to leave Spurs to reinvigorate himself, he'll never fit into Jose's philosophy and a new challenge might do him good, he's still got the ability he just needs the right manager to nurture him. Unfortunatel...
by Foulthrow
Sat Oct 31, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Claret photo help.
Replies: 31
Views: 1790

Re: Claret photo help.

Peter Simpson has a look of Jay Rod.
by Foulthrow
Sat Oct 31, 2020 12:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Youth Team
Replies: 4
Views: 445

Re: Youth Team

Was it on the Sky Sports Leeds channel?
by Foulthrow
Sat Oct 31, 2020 12:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is today's game in doubt? Burnley vs Chelsea 31st Oct
Replies: 20
Views: 1825

Re: Is today's game in doubt? Burnley vs Chelsea 31st Oct

I went to watch my lad play in an under 10s game this morning so if that can be played then surely this can.
by Foulthrow
Thu Oct 29, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Traffic light cameras
Replies: 22
Views: 1568

Re: Traffic light cameras

I always thought that flashing your lights would get temporary traffic lights to change? Or is this an urban myth?
by Foulthrow
Thu Oct 29, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Date and time confirmed for Brighton game
Replies: 12
Views: 1000

Re: Date and time confirmed for Brighton game

I assume we are getting these terrible kick off times because the broadcasters think we get the lowest audience?
by Foulthrow
Mon Oct 26, 2020 10:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Well done lads
Replies: 53
Views: 3137

Re: Well done lads

That Oliver lad that Spurs have signed had a good night for them. Shrewd bit of business by Jose there.
by Foulthrow
Mon Oct 26, 2020 8:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Recently released former City Youth player passes away.
Replies: 12
Views: 1250

Re: Recently released former City Youth player passes away.

It’s a real concern is this. The failure rate at football academies must be about 99%. Are the clubs preparing these boys, and their parents, for that? Surely the clubs have a duty of care that goes beyond simply milking thousands of young people on an unachievable dream? We’ve seen investigations i...
by Foulthrow
Sun Oct 18, 2020 8:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Todays football
Replies: 297
Views: 7249

Re: What Manes disallowed goal clearly tells us.....

Exactly. Things have become so complicated and coloured by regulation that they lose sight of common sense. If that challenge happens in the midfield area by an outfield player, it’s a straight red. If, after an offside whistle Pickford were to jump up and punch van Dijk it’s a straight red. The ba...
by Foulthrow
Sat Oct 10, 2020 2:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spot the Claret
Replies: 18
Views: 2102

Re: Spot the Claret

Am I right in saying that Mickey Mellon appears on Have I Got A News For You every time its on?

When they put up quotes from the papers, you can see a match report, I'm sure it mentions Mellon and defo Bob Taylor.
by Foulthrow
Wed Oct 07, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Has Pep been good....
Replies: 39
Views: 1602

Re: Has Pep been good....

Personally, I find the playing across the back 300 times very boring. Stats show a team has done 500 passes. What they don't say is that 300 were between the back four. We are classed as a long ball team and boring yet Liverpool, who are classed as good to watch, were number one in the number of lo...
by Foulthrow
Sun Oct 04, 2020 2:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: today’s footy (Sunday)
Replies: 307
Views: 6746

Re: today’s footy (Sunday)

warksclaret wrote:
Sun Oct 04, 2020 1:48 pm
Got to take your hat off to West Ham. Have invested in coaching/management team-Moyes/Irvine/Pearce/Dicks.
Fair enough on Moyes and Pearce but I always thought Irvine was ok. ;)
by Foulthrow
Sun Sep 27, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ashley Barnes
Replies: 19
Views: 3069

Re: Ashley Barnes

We’ve just got to get the ball in the box as much as possible, whether through crosses, corners, long balls, speculative shots - anything will do. Barnes is excellent at holding up the play and winning free kicks to gain us territory. With the current regulations on handball you are one bounce of th...