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by tiger76
Tue Sep 29, 2020 11:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wow BJ eviscerates the EU!!!
Replies: 395
Views: 8040

Re: Wow BJ eviscerates the EU!!!

Oh no. it's happening... Rule Britannia, Britannia waives the rules. This is the really telling stat-No Conservative MPs voted against the bill at its final stage - and although 21, including Mrs May, did not vote this does not necessarily mean they abstained. So when push came to shove, the Tory b...
by tiger76
Tue Sep 29, 2020 11:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Team v City
Replies: 26
Views: 1696

Re: Team v City

I guess we'll field the strongest possible side available, after all it's not often that we get a chance of reaching the last 8 of a major competition. Can't see Tarks playing any part, whether he's injured or not, as for City, I thought they might play some of their U21 squad, and they still might,...
by tiger76
Tue Sep 29, 2020 10:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wow BJ eviscerates the EU!!!
Replies: 395
Views: 8040

Re: Wow BJ eviscerates the EU!!!

A summary showing the reality behind another Tory slogan CHECK, CHANGE, GO Piece of cake, right? Not quite I just had a go on the Gov.uk site to see what I'd need to do if I were a business that traded with the EU... - Update all my import/export processes - Make customs declarations for all import...
by tiger76
Tue Sep 29, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Brady in Ireland squad
Replies: 10
Views: 957

Re: ARTICLE: Brady in Ireland squad

Have to disagree with you there Tiger as i love to see Burnley players playing for Ireland and doing well also Normally I'd agree with you, and it's great when our players get called up, but we're already down to the bare bones, so in terms of priority, BFC takes precedence over Ireland for me I'm ...
by tiger76
Tue Sep 29, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Brady in Ireland squad
Replies: 10
Views: 957

Re: ARTICLE: Brady in Ireland squad

Let's hope he gets some minutes under his belt, and he comes back injury free this time.

I'm glad Kev Long hasn't been picked, we need all our players available, or resting when they're not playing, we can't afford anymore injuries.
by tiger76
Tue Sep 29, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Tarkowski touch and go for cup tie
Replies: 29
Views: 2282

Re: ARTICLE: Tarkowski touch and go for cup tie

Tarkowski, Mee, Cork, JBG, Brady, Jayrod and Barnesy will be like new signings Just seeing those names in print shows you how much stronger we'll be when they all return, hopefully sooner rather than later. This is the problem facing SD and MG, any new signings we make have to be better, or at leas...
by tiger76
Tue Sep 29, 2020 12:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scotty Arfield
Replies: 35
Views: 3321

Re: Scotty Arfield

Must be a good shout, cannot think of anyone close.... David Reeves way back because he brought a ray of sunshine to some very dark days; but Scotty has proved beyond reasonable doubt he would have been good for the two year extension he wanted from us... and some. Scotty was a decent squad player ...
by tiger76
Mon Sep 28, 2020 10:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Music Thread
Replies: 179
Views: 2021

Re: The Music Thread

Some one-hit wonders from the 90's :) "Tubthumping" by Chumbawamba https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KCkmIyC6v00 "Torn" by Natalie Imbruglia https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VV1XWJN3nJo "Breakfast at Tiffany's" by Deep Blue Something https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ClCpfeIELw "Get Here" by Oleta Adams...
by tiger76
Mon Sep 28, 2020 7:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fulham
Replies: 54
Views: 2428

Re: Fulham

Did Fulham get promoted 3 divisions last season,certainly playing like Div 2 team Remember they only scrambled up due to the Championship being so poor, and Brentford bottling it in the PO final. They've played 3 games, and conceded 3, 4 and now 3 again, unless they seriously tighten up at the back...
by tiger76
Mon Sep 28, 2020 6:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fulham
Replies: 54
Views: 2428

Re: Fulham

This is so easy for Villa, Fulham are never going to pick up enough points with this defence. 2 assists for McGinn I note, he's showing his class again, and Grealish is having a ball, because Fulham can't get near them. It's still incredibly early in the season, but Villa are looking miles better th...
by tiger76
Sun Sep 27, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The only way is up
Replies: 28
Views: 1589

Re: The only way is up

It doesn't matter where you are after 2 games, it's where you finish after 38 games that's important. Far too early to panic, there's months of footy to play, and we'll hit a purple patch sooner or later, probably when our injuries start abating. To put our start into perspective, we've lost at Leic...
by tiger76
Sun Sep 27, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today’s footy / handball rule
Replies: 78
Views: 1940

Re: Today’s footy / handball rule

Wolves are struggling to get going this season, you do have to wonder if their marathon campaign last season is catching up with them, and they don't have the biggest squad to start with, could they be sucked into a relegation battle? West Ham are a strange beast, they were terrible against Newcastl...
by tiger76
Sun Sep 27, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BAMFORD
Replies: 38
Views: 2642

Re: BAMFORD

He's started well I'll give him that, and so have Leeds, but let's wait and see where he and they are in a few months.
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 10:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS
Replies: 456
Views: 12642

Re: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS

3 shots on target between the 2 teams, that sums up how poor that game was, what's frustrating is Southampton were average, and yet we never really troubled them when they went ahead. That said if the "offside" goal had have stood we could have taken a point, and a draw wouldn't have been unfair on ...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 9:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS
Replies: 456
Views: 12642

Re: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS

I thought linemen were supposed to keep their flags down in that situation. It's so bloody confusing these days. They are there was an incident in one of the afternoon games, and the player was miles offside, but the assistant didn't flag and it went to VAR even though it was an obvious call. That'...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 9:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley 2nd Highest Daily Covid Rate
Replies: 68
Views: 3899

Re: Burnley 2nd Highest Daily Covid Rate

For those who don't think cases are on the rise, this should serve as a wake-up call, yes many will experience mild symptoms it's true, but there is a small number who will be severely ill if they should be unfortunate enough to contract the virus, and it's those cases that we need to keep to an abs...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 8:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS
Replies: 456
Views: 12642

Re: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS

Not great from either side, but when you've got a predator like Ings you've always got a chance of nicking something. The good news is it's only 1-0. The really good news is we surely cant be as bad 2nd half can we? They're nowt special, and we can definitely get back into this, next goal's massive ...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 8:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS
Replies: 456
Views: 12642

Re: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS

Kyle Walker-Peters is running the show for them, we need to nullify him ASAP.
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 8:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Starting Lineup
Replies: 122
Views: 3793

Re: Starting Lineup

FactualFrank wrote:
Sat Sep 26, 2020 7:50 pm
Agree with most of that, but with Lowton and Bards, I think we can forget about a new RB coming in.

RW and CB will do.
Yep that's probably fair, I don't see RB as a priority area in the grand scheme of things, but we need a replacement for Lennon, and Gibson/Tarks.
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Starting Lineup
Replies: 122
Views: 3793

Re: Starting Lineup

Its time to get rid of Tarkowski now. As soon as possible. I agree if he wants to go then let him go, of course he could be genuinely injured, but it's peculiar this 'injury' only reared it's head when the interest from Leicester and West Ham increased. The nightmare scenario for us, is he goes at ...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/9/20
Replies: 152
Views: 3180

Re: Today's footie 26/9/20

Classic game of 2 halves, 2 points dropped for West Brom. good for us though. :D
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/9/20
Replies: 152
Views: 3180

Re: Today's footie 26/9/20

FactualFrank wrote:
Sat Sep 26, 2020 6:47 pm
A shame WBA are looking like winning this, as I wanted them rock bottom to take one of the relegation spots.
You were saying FF, 3-2 now.
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/9/20
Replies: 152
Views: 3180

Re: Today's footie 26/9/20

Weren’t they gash last week, too? ;) I think Frank is going to be found out, soon. I didn't see the game, but by all accounts they did OK against Liverpool until they were reduced to 10, and even then it was only a howler by Kepa, and a missed penalty that proved the difference, there's no disgrace...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/9/20
Replies: 152
Views: 3180

Re: Today's footie 26/9/20

Darthlaw wrote:
Sat Sep 26, 2020 5:56 pm
Chelsea 2-0 Down now.

Thiago Silva shocker
Typical Chelsea they turn on the style one week, and they play abysmal the following week, defence is a shambles, and West Brom probably can't believe their luck.
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/9/20
Replies: 152
Views: 3180

Re: Today's footie 26/9/20

Big fat ZERO points so far this season. Can only assume they're giving everyone else a headstart before mounting their promotion challenge. Awfully decent of them It's strange because at that level they should have a squad that can be competitive, the likes of Alex Baptiste, Nathan Delfouneso and E...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This must be a first
Replies: 3
Views: 1115

Re: This must be a first

Yes strange story, it didn't do them any harm though, they won 4-1 at Accy.
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 5:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sky super six
Replies: 289
Views: 18132

Re: Sky super six

Pants again for me this round, 2 points, anybody else fare any better, I suppose you must have done.
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/9/20
Replies: 152
Views: 3180

Re: Today's footie 26/9/20

Courtesy of Lineker's Twitter feed, he's got a sense of humour that's for sure. :lol:

Had a few ideas for a new football strip.

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Ei2YwxVX0Ag ... ame=small
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Shopping centres v football grounds
Replies: 16
Views: 763

Re: Shopping centres v football grounds

It's all about the economy. If you're spending money, it's OK to spread Covid. If you're not, it's not. Obviously the economy needs a leg up, but the best way to ensure that would be to try and keep as many workers in employment as possible, if people have understandable fears over their jobs, then...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/9/20
Replies: 152
Views: 3180

Re: Today's footie 26/9/20

Calamity Kepa dropped by Frank, Willy Caballero gets the nod ahead of new signing Mendy for Chelsea at West Brom.
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 4:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Shopping centres v football grounds
Replies: 16
Views: 763

Re: Shopping centres v football grounds

This is what I find baffling, according to all the scientific data, the chances of catching and spreading covid in an outdoor environment is considerably lower than in an indoor environment, especially if the said indoor venue has poor ventilation. And yet the powers that be are perfectly happy for ...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 3:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/9/20
Replies: 152
Views: 3180

Re: Today's footie 26/9/20

another farcical var/handball rule decision, penalty Everton, scored 1-2 Players will be cutting their arms off soon, what is Ward supposed to do in that situation, how can that be seen as intentional handball a complete joke of a decision. If that's the limit for awarding penalties now, then we'll...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/9/20
Replies: 152
Views: 3180

Re: Today's footie 26/9/20

Conroysleftfoot wrote:
Sat Sep 26, 2020 3:37 pm
I wander what the odds are for the Derby Manager to be the first one sacked this season?
Probably about the same as the Forest manager TBH, depends which owner pulls the trigger first, but I can't see either lasting much longer.
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/9/20
Replies: 152
Views: 3180

Re: Today's footie 26/9/20

Pimlico_Claret wrote:
Sat Sep 26, 2020 3:18 pm
I'm surprised a bigger championship club hasn't poached Mowbray, you've got to admire the job he's doing however much you despise them.
Forest could do a lot worse than poaching TM, he knows this division, and that's exactly what they need right now.
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 3:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jordan Pickford - what a load of rubbish
Replies: 26
Views: 1776

Re: Jordan Pickford - what a load of rubbish

Ancelotti expressing 'total confidence' in him https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/54298844
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: STEVENS
Replies: 36
Views: 3809

Re: STEVENS

I feel it'll be a straightforward competition when JBG & Cork is back... 2 in the middle from Cork, Westwood, Brownhill and Stephens. Some very decent competition there and like you say, a nice problem. Yes precisely we don't even know when Cork will return, or when he'll be up to full fitness, so ...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: STEVENS
Replies: 36
Views: 3809

Re: STEVENS

Let's hope the Saints are Shakin in their boots facing our new signing :) Brownhill will go on the right for now at least, what happens when the injured players start returning is up for debate, but it's a nice problem to have for once.
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/9/20
Replies: 152
Views: 3180

Re: Today's footie 26/9/20

It's not bonkers at all because the infringement was before the full time whistle. Ah! right fair enough then I didn't realise that, so the ref is perfectly entitled to check the monitor and award a spot-kick in that case, it was a spot-kick I don't think anyone is debating that, and it was stupid ...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 2:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/9/20
Replies: 152
Views: 3180

Re: Today's footie 26/9/20

How can he blow for FT and then give a penalty bonkers, United get away with it again, their luck won't hold out for ever though, and Ole will know they dodged a bullet today, it's probably a good job there's no crowd at the AMEX today, they'd be going potty at that decision.
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/9/20
Replies: 152
Views: 3180

Re: Today's footie 26/9/20

Brighton hit woodwork AGAIN. 5 times now that's :x and we've only played 80 minutes, so they're hitting the woodwork roughly every 15 minutes, by that reckoning they should hit it again before the 90 minutes are up. Woodwork getting MOTM for United, and let's be honest nobody else in their line-up ...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/9/20
Replies: 152
Views: 3180

Re: Today's footie 26/9/20

VAR will be dominating the discussion again after this game, you just knew Utd couldn't be so bad 2nd half. You know it's not your day when you hit the woodwork 4 times, Utd don't look comfortable at the back whatsoever, and unless they sort themselves out in that department, they'll be on the end o...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 1:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood
Replies: 20
Views: 1801

Re: Chris Wood

Royboyclaret wrote:
Sat Sep 26, 2020 1:31 pm
Incredibly 24 years ago, I think.

Andy Lochhead scored 5 in one game twice for us, but Louis Page holds the record with 6 in one game in 1925/26.
Yep he scored 6 in our 7-1 victory at Birmingham that season.
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood
Replies: 20
Views: 1801

Re: Chris Wood

Paul Barnes scored 5 in one game for us once. Well! yeah but not in the PL. Our strikers have a decent ratio considering we don't create lots of chances, and if one is out of form then somebody else steps up, that's important as we're not reliant on 1 player bagging all the goals, look at Leicester...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Youths at Manchester United today
Replies: 11
Views: 935

Re: ARTICLE: Youths at Manchester United today

5-1 United in the dying embers, Ratchford with our goal, this was always going to be a steep learning curve, and today shows the size of the task facing them throughout the season. Despite this I'd still rather we played teams of the calibre of United then the likes of Rochdale and Stanley, our play...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 1:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/9/20
Replies: 152
Views: 3180

Re: Today's footie 26/9/20

You just know Brighton are going to regret not burying their chances, Utd look so poor it's unbelievable. Penalty to Brighton, now can they convert, yes they can, a well deserved lead for them. A stat from the BBC: Brighton are the first side to hit the woodwork 3+ times in the first half of a Premi...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/9/20
Replies: 152
Views: 3180

Today's footie 26/9/20

Brighton-Man Utd 1st up, Ole can't afford to lose 2 on the bounce can he, United should get a result today, but if they don't the vultures will be circling.
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pub Curfew - Kick Off Times Moved Forward
Replies: 11
Views: 1085

Re: Pub Curfew - Kick Off Times Moved Forward

The thinking behind ii is that people tend to ignore social distancing when they're ****** so it's an attempt to get more people home when they're a bit more compos mentis. Yes I understand that logic, but if people just go out earlier, or drink faster, then it won't have the desired impact they ho...
by tiger76
Sat Sep 26, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pub Curfew - Kick Off Times Moved Forward
Replies: 11
Views: 1085

Re: Pub Curfew - Kick Off Times Moved Forward

8PM kick-offs are fine for league games, what about the domestic and European cup competitions, if they kick-off at 8, and then go into ET or even penalties, there's no way they'll be completed by 10. I genuinely don't understand an arbitrary 10PM cut-off, it won't make much difference to most peopl...
by tiger76
Fri Sep 25, 2020 11:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ashley Westwood....
Replies: 52
Views: 2856

Re: Ashley Westwood....

Blimey! people moan when we don't tie our players to long-term contracts, and then as soon as we do secure the services of one of our most committed and reliable performers, some folks still find time to gripe. It's been a really good week, and the feel good factor is returning to the club once agai...
by tiger76
Fri Sep 25, 2020 10:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Udders vs Forest
Replies: 28
Views: 1467

Re: Udders vs Forest

I was amazed Forest got so close to the play offs last season; they didn’t only because they blew it at the end. They never look very good when I see them. Shows how poor the Championship was last season, Fulham & West Brom look out of their depth, even a couple of games in, and Leeds are good goin...