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by KRBFC
Thu Aug 13, 2020 1:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Valencia
Replies: 13
Views: 1001

Re: Valencia

If Valencia are in the hole like this, imagine what other clubs are like, should be easy pickings for PL teams.
by KRBFC
Wed Aug 12, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2020 World Snooker Championship
Replies: 95
Views: 1954

Re: 2020 World Snooker Championship

TommyJohnson wrote:
Sun Aug 09, 2020 8:15 pm
The Rocket will win the tournament he can play at 50% and win this with who's left.
Selby had a pretty incredible record against Ronnie in big events.
by KRBFC
Wed Aug 12, 2020 12:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ronnie O'Sullivan
Replies: 59
Views: 2681

Re: Ronnie O'Sullivan

People have either miss heard or ignored what he actually said. He said the Top 50 at the lower end is filled with terrible players. He never said that younger players are all bad players. His point was where are those good younger players who were meant to challenge Trump, Selby, Ding? It’s been l...
by KRBFC
Tue Aug 11, 2020 9:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves v Sevilla
Replies: 28
Views: 1054

Re: Wolves v Sevilla

Sad for Wolves, wanted them to win tonight.
by KRBFC
Tue Aug 11, 2020 9:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwights a wanted man.
Replies: 100
Views: 5911

Re: Dwights a wanted man.

cricketfieldclarets wrote:
Tue Aug 11, 2020 8:17 pm
AC Milan, even now are far bigger And more appealing than we will ever be.
Not wrong, they’re sh*** though
by KRBFC
Tue Aug 11, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwights a wanted man.
Replies: 100
Views: 5911

Re: Dwights a wanted man.

cricketfieldclarets wrote:
Tue Aug 11, 2020 4:49 pm
If AC Milan or Juventus are interested and offer a fair price, there is no way we should ever stand in his way!
Ac Milan? :lol: :lol: great club, joke team, I still remember you trying to convince Milan haven’t regressed since the early 2000s.
by KRBFC
Sun Aug 09, 2020 11:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Was Messi's effort v Napoli greatest ever solo goal?
Replies: 21
Views: 1227

Re: Was Messi's effort v Napoli greatest ever solo goal?

Average goal imo bobbled and ricocheted about 5 times and fell perfect for him.
by KRBFC
Thu Aug 06, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investor
Replies: 450
Views: 24129

Re: Investor

People don’t understand that players you bring in aren’t suddenly worth £0, we have a squad worth £150m+, that’s £150m+ in income if we ever need it. We can absolutely keep Tarkowski and spend £40m on transfers, then sell Tark/Pope/McNeil next summer to recoup that outlay.
by KRBFC
Mon Aug 03, 2020 3:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who is/was our best ever central midfield player?
Replies: 62
Views: 1501

Re: Who is/was our best ever central midfield player?

I thought Djemba Djemba was excellent with us on loan, quite rightly he’s nowhere near consideration for this title though.
by KRBFC
Mon Aug 03, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ASTON VILLA
Replies: 59
Views: 4431

Re: ASTON VILLA

I wanted Villa to go down but this season Grealish changed my mind on him, fantastic player with the ball and works his arse off without it. Proper player
by KRBFC
Sun Aug 02, 2020 6:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ryan Fulton
Replies: 16
Views: 2894

Ryan Fulton

Burnley born goalkeeper, went to Gawthorpe. He was in Liverpool’s academy for ages now playing for Hamilton at Celtic Park and having a good game. With the fascination of Burnley born players on here Iv never seen him mentioned. I wouldn’t be against signing him, I don’t know why but Iv always wante...
by KRBFC
Thu Jul 30, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brentford will struggle in the Premier league
Replies: 46
Views: 2608

Re: Brentford will struggle in the Premier league

Vegas Claret wrote:
Thu Jul 30, 2020 4:26 am
Scored 80 conceded 38

More than decent !!!!
Yeah they look very good, not sure how much they will have to invest if they do gain promotion though. I’d love us to nab Watkins and Benrahma but given they rejected £20M for Benrahma last summer those two look financially out of reach.
by KRBFC
Thu Jul 30, 2020 12:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Norwich City
Replies: 24
Views: 3654

Re: Norwich City

Vegas Claret wrote:
Thu Jul 30, 2020 12:09 am
Mitrovic is on 60k a week.............insane number in the Championship
But at any moment they can sell him for £25m+ and recoup the outlay and cut his wages off the overall wage bill.
by KRBFC
Thu Jul 30, 2020 12:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brentford will struggle in the Premier league
Replies: 46
Views: 2608

Re: Brentford will struggle in the Premier league

You obviously haven’t been watching them tonight. Should have scored 7-8 missed so so many good chances. They will only get 1-2 chances a game in the prem. The defence they had out tonight would get ripped apart by most teams in the prem. weak and very few player tracking back to help. Basically th...
by KRBFC
Mon Jul 27, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dean Smith to go at Villa
Replies: 81
Views: 7443

Re: Dean Smith to go at Villa

Don't forget Villa have a Director of Football - he recruited the players not Smith, no doubt he made the decision on the manager - it is his job I’ll never understand why managers don’t have the final say on recruitment at some clubs. Pretty sure it’s the same thing at Everton, 1 business person f...
by KRBFC
Sun Jul 26, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swansea City v Brentford
Replies: 109
Views: 3710

Re: Swansea City v Brentford

B0llocks decision, the Swansea players got Henry sent off by pressuring a weak referee.
by KRBFC
Sun Jul 26, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool fans urged to stay at home this evening...
Replies: 59
Views: 2227

Re: Liverpool fans urged to stay at home this evening...

And the protesters, those at the beach and those at the bars and pubs were all wrong too. They were/are increasing the chances of what I believe is referred to ' a.second wave' or a 'spike' in the number of people affected by the virus. I've managed to avoid any protests, the pub and the beach in t...
by KRBFC
Thu Jul 23, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool fans urged to stay at home this evening...
Replies: 59
Views: 2227

Re: Liverpool fans urged to stay at home this evening...

Silkyskills1 wrote:
Wed Jul 22, 2020 8:27 pm
Social distancing or something? There's a pandemic killed nearly 50,000 people but other than that it's a fair point.
Nobody mentioned this pandemic when thousands up and down the country were protesting against American politics. The beaches have also been overcrowded, pubs and bars jam packed.
by KRBFC
Wed Jul 22, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Watford...
Replies: 51
Views: 3676

Re: Watford...

That deulofue is quality but I haven’t seen him play in a while, is he injured?
by KRBFC
Mon Jul 20, 2020 11:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarkowski
Replies: 38
Views: 2783

Re: Tarkowski

The same people who said Keane would be England captain and the best central defender in the league. I think people still don’t understand defenders look an awful lot better defending compact at Burnley with 10 other players defending with them. Look at David Luiz and Mustafi against City at the wee...
by KRBFC
Mon Jul 20, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ashley Westwood - The Times
Replies: 132
Views: 5103

Re: Ashley Westwood - The Times

ClaretTony wrote:
Mon Jul 20, 2020 10:36 am
And no Burnley player was doing it - I think that's the point.
I don’t mind our players rolling around like they’ve been shot, it’s part of the game unfortunately.
by KRBFC
Mon Jul 20, 2020 10:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ashley Westwood - The Times
Replies: 132
Views: 5103

Re: Ashley Westwood - The Times

People on here are very quick to cry about this kinda stuff when it’s not a Burnley player doing it.
by KRBFC
Sat Jul 18, 2020 11:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How the mighty fall
Replies: 39
Views: 3382

Re: How the mighty fall

Precisely, and didn't we get conned with Chris Eagles? Hyped up during Utd's pre season tour of South Africa that we ended up paying for by buying him. One good game in ten and that was when his FB was crap. B*ll*cks, Eagles was very good for us, 36 goal contributions in 86 Championship appearances...
by KRBFC
Sat Jul 18, 2020 11:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Red cards
Replies: 67
Views: 2464

Re: Red cards

The game has gone soft unfortunately so by the letter of the law they’re both red cards.
by KRBFC
Fri Jul 10, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League confirms wrong penalty decisions in all Thursday games
Replies: 68
Views: 2338

Re: Premier League confirms wrong penalty decisions in all Thursday games

The one at Everton was blatantly never a penalty, the lad is falling over way before any kind of contact.
by KRBFC
Tue Jun 30, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick Offered Contract By Newcastle
Replies: 137
Views: 8556

Re: Hendrick Offered Contract By Newcastle

I remember when CricketfieldC tried telling me AC Milan haven’t declined, it would be a sad day in their history if they actually sign Hendrick.
by KRBFC
Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brownhill
Replies: 83
Views: 6901

Re: Brownhill

Looks way better than Hendrick for me, can beat a man, energetic, defensively immense tonight and prepared to drive forward with the ball, very two footed.
by KRBFC
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investor
Replies: 450
Views: 24129

Re: Investor

If we had to sell them, how would we replace them? If we had the money, we wouldn't be selling in the first place. I've been called a lot of things in my life but 'Drama Queen' is a new one. That's soooooooooooo funny. You just said we’d be propping up League Two if we sold 5 players.... The same w...
by KRBFC
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investor
Replies: 450
Views: 24129

Re: Investor

Erasmus wrote:
Mon Jun 29, 2020 4:23 pm
Would we really want to be like Man City and Chelsea?

Better to play in the lower divisions.
Hahahahahaha sorry what? you would rather our club played in the lower leagues than compete and win the biggest prizes football clubs can win? :lol:
by KRBFC
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investor
Replies: 450
Views: 24129

Re: Investor

If we had to sell those five, we'd soon be propping up League 2. What a load of nonsense, if worst came to worst and we were relegated, we have assets like those 5 to sell. We have sold/lost better players (Trippier & Ings) spring to mind and been just fine. You’re acting like we wouldn’t replace t...
by KRBFC
Mon Jun 29, 2020 1:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investor
Replies: 450
Views: 24129

Re: Investor

The board clearly have the line between being sensible and handicapping ourselves right don’t they. Look at our league position and our bank balance. They couldn’t have got that balance more right over the past few seasons. If we made a net spend of £20m more per season then we’d have a marginally ...
by KRBFC
Mon Jun 29, 2020 4:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investor
Replies: 450
Views: 24129

Re: Investor

To be honest I take these stories with a pinch of salt. It would be nice to have a bigger transfer budget but I’m more than happy that we are currently able to dine at the top table whilst operating as a sensible and profitable business. Why are we profitable? The answer is PL income and player sal...
by KRBFC
Mon Jun 29, 2020 4:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investor
Replies: 450
Views: 24129

Re: Investor

I'm no expert on finances and would hate us to sell our soul but is there some sort of happy medium? We have got where we are with a prudent board and a savvy manager and his team. I note we have no debt of real, if any note. We also cancelled our credit account before Covid-19. I'd hate us to be b...
by KRBFC
Sun Jun 28, 2020 12:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Looking To European Market For Reinforcements
Replies: 39
Views: 2572

Re: Burnley Looking To European Market For Reinforcements

The good news for PL teams is the teams outside the PL are going to be more open to selling players to balance the books after the COVID break. I see it being a cheap market in comparison to previous years.
by KRBFC
Sun Jun 28, 2020 12:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Relegation Battle
Replies: 95
Views: 6969

Re: Relegation Battle

West Ham should be too good to go down but that’s not how it works and they’re absolutely shoite. Norwich are gone. Villa lack a goal scorer and a defence. Watford are a good side, surprised they’re still down there. I don’t know what has happened at Bournemouth, a lot of injuries to key players thr...
by KRBFC
Sun Jun 28, 2020 12:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick Offered Contract By Newcastle
Replies: 137
Views: 8556

Re: Hendrick Offered Contract By Newcastle

I still want us to sign Ollie Norwood and I don’t know why
by KRBFC
Sun Jun 28, 2020 12:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick Offered Contract By Newcastle
Replies: 137
Views: 8556

Re: Hendrick Offered Contract By Newcastle

I wouldn’t assume. No doubt that he couldn’t agree with us but it isn’t necessarily money. Then what is it? Why are people quick to blame the board for losing Hendrick when the players are the one with all the power? Hendrick has had a deal on the table for an awful long time, he hasn’t signed it, ...
by KRBFC
Fri Jun 26, 2020 12:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight McNeil
Replies: 37
Views: 3552

Re: Dwight McNeil

Zero frustration ever with Mcneil from me, the guys end product and goal involvement is incredible, he must have more assists and goals in the past 6 months than Brady and Lennon combined in their entire Burnley career. Might be a blessing in disguise for Mcneil that the Euros have been postponed 1 ...
by KRBFC
Fri Jun 26, 2020 12:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Shopping list
Replies: 77
Views: 3058

Re: Shopping list

jrgbfc wrote:
Thu Jun 25, 2020 1:24 pm
Can we afford to have 3 right backs in the squad all on decent money though? That's why for me Bardsley should have been moved on and we sort the position out properly, instead of kicking the can down the road for another 12 months.
Agreed
by KRBFC
Thu Jun 25, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Shopping list
Replies: 77
Views: 3058

Re: Shopping list

First choice right back and right choice right midfielder are the two priorities for me
by KRBFC
Thu Jun 25, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Chairman
Replies: 281
Views: 17599

Re: The Chairman

Which you say without any understanding of a problem which has been worsening for some considerable time. Maybe the manager is just about at the end of his tether. Yeah, my first thought was there’s an underlying issue for Dyche to go public but without knowledge of that it looks incredibly unprofe...
by KRBFC
Thu Jun 25, 2020 11:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Chairman
Replies: 281
Views: 17599

Re: The Chairman

I agree with the chairman’s stance on the largely useless out of contract players but regardless of your opinion Dyche has acted like a child, so unprofessional to go public almost like self sabotage to find an excuse to get pushed out the door.
by KRBFC
Tue Jun 23, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick set to leave
Replies: 416
Views: 28215

Re: Hendrick set to leave

There's nothing to stop us negotiating with Jeff after today's deadline passes. It'll just mean that he can't play in any of the remaining matches. If we aren't too far apart surely it would make sense to carry on negotiations. If he has refused to play the remainder of the season, I don’t want him...
by KRBFC
Tue Jun 23, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick set to leave
Replies: 416
Views: 28215

Re: Hendrick set to leave

Hendrick was offered a deal ages ago and still hasn’t signed, he doesn’t want to be here, that isn’t the boards fault. I like Hendrick but I’m not upset he’s leaving, Brownhill looks like an upgrade to me.
by KRBFC
Tue Jun 23, 2020 3:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Max Thompson congratulations!
Replies: 20
Views: 2026

Re: Max Thompson congratulations!

What minute was this? I turned off at 2-0, men vs boys as expected, really hard to watch a predictable 5-0, they’re in the same league as us but they’re a million miles ahead everywhere and it’s a horrible non competitive watch, we are completely hopeless because of factors out of our control, all s...
by KRBFC
Mon Jun 22, 2020 2:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Big 24 hours...
Replies: 38
Views: 2875

Re: Big 24 hours...

Unlike many on here i'm ambivalent to Hart, Lennon, and probably Bardsley & Hendrick leaving us, and also Legzdins, out of that quintet, only Bardsley & Hendrick could be considered regular 1st teamers, Lennon was often used as an impact sub, with little impact, and the 2 keepers are dispensable. A...
by KRBFC
Sat Jun 20, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aaron Lennon to leave
Replies: 181
Views: 8058

Re: Aaron Lennon to leave

Always comes across as a nice guy, had a fantastic career too but I expected an awful lot more when he joined, has he had more than 5 assists? really ineffective at this level.
by KRBFC
Fri Jun 19, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Injuries hit Clarets for opener
Replies: 421
Views: 15239

Re: Injuries hit Clarets for opener

That's true. It's a tough balancing act though. Hendrick cost us £10 million four years ago. How much would it cost us to replace him with an adequate replacement? Agree we can't break the bank to keep him, and there has to be an common sense applied, but if we had to give him a decent pay rise tha...
by KRBFC
Fri Jun 19, 2020 4:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Injuries hit Clarets for opener
Replies: 421
Views: 15239

Re: Injuries hit Clarets for opener

The players you think are better on short term deals have not been offered short term deals. It means they can all refuse to play in these games if they wish, and in any case they can't play beyond 30th June. We have until next Tuesday to agree short term deals with them. Fair point but they aren’t...
by KRBFC
Fri Jun 19, 2020 2:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Injuries hit Clarets for opener
Replies: 421
Views: 15239

Re: Injuries hit Clarets for opener

The delay in contract offers was pre-Covid - clearly the chairman not supporting the manager's plans You seem to be on Dyches side here, can I ask why? if Hendrick won’t sign a new deal, is that the boards fault? Lennon Bardsley Legzkins Hart, is it not in the best interest of the club for these pl...