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by tiger76
Sun Feb 17, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sunday Music Thread
Replies: 30
Views: 259

Re: Sunday Music Thread

As no-one else has mentioned this classic yet i give you Lionel Richiehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WQpq5ofcSdg
by tiger76
Sun Feb 17, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Che Adams interest
Replies: 24
Views: 2221

Re: Che Adams interest

Perhaps I'm too cynical, but this has the ring of a story that suits Birmingham given they're about to have to explain to the Football League why they turned down offers from us and Southampton at the end of the window, and justify their seemingly extravagant valuation of the player. Birmingham can...
by tiger76
Sun Feb 17, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swansea in trouble: article
Replies: 121
Views: 3489

Re: Swansea in trouble: article

Which signings in August would have vastly improved our league placing,very few i'd wager,yes squad depth is welcome but equally a larger squad can cause unrest if people aren't getting regular game time. The board are natural cautious but it's for a valid reason if we suffer relegation and have a h...
by tiger76
Sun Feb 17, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: O/T I want to come home
Replies: 432
Views: 7129

Re: O/T I want to come home

bfccrazy wrote:It’s definitely a grim sign when even ISIS have a better international scouting network than we do ......

DYCHE OUT!


Macabre humour mocking ISIS and the club in the same sentence,i like it. :)
by tiger76
Sun Feb 17, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ivy Bank school Fire
Replies: 32
Views: 1351

Re: Ivy Bank school Fire

Mine and my mother's old school,and my nephew attended Hambledon in more recent years,never understood the rational of merging Hambergham and Ivy Bank,they hated each other,saw many set-to's during my schooldays in and out of lesson time. The football rivalry was notable,but i'm sure there was other...
by tiger76
Sat Feb 16, 2019 11:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sunderland v Accy
Replies: 47
Views: 2097

Re: Sunderland v Accy

After such a promising start to the season Stanley are now only 4 points clear of the relegation zone. 4 They have thrown a lot of silly points away recently,and have games in hand over all the teams below them,but the danger signs are there. By a strange quirk of fate their next 4 league games are...
by tiger76
Sat Feb 16, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Can we get 7 pts from the next six games?
Replies: 16
Views: 1221

Re: Can we get 7 pts from the next six games?

I certainly wouldn't rule out a result against Spurs,they have been winning PL games but not convincingly,we could have nicked a point at Wembley during our barren spell pre-xmas,the Man Utd and Southampton games sum up the PL,we where seconds away from a shock win in the 1st,and seconds away from a...
by tiger76
Sat Feb 16, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Championship on red button tonight
Replies: 95
Views: 2893

Re: Championship on red button tonight

No real stand out team in Championship this time is there. I expected more from the likes of Villa, WBA, Stoke, Hull, Swansea and a few others. I'm still hoping for a twist at the end of the season in that Leeds f**k up big time. WBA are coming up on the rails they are definitely in with a shout of...
by tiger76
Sat Feb 16, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton-a repeat of 1983
Replies: 11
Views: 1015

Brighton-a repeat of 1983

They reached the QF'S today,could they be having a groundhog day akin to 1983,cup finalists but relegated,let's hope so. :)
by tiger76
Sat Feb 16, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lingard to miss Liverpool game
Replies: 9
Views: 1274

Re: Lingard to miss Liverpool game

Vegas Claret wrote:unfortunately him and Martial are going to miss the games against Southampton and Palace, we need Utd to take maximum points


Damn right we do.
by tiger76
Sat Feb 16, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Climate strike: schoolchildren walk out to protest
Replies: 115
Views: 1600

Re: Climate strike: schoolchildren walk out to protest

60+ posts on a football messageboard about the protest strike suggests your argument is pish, and you tripping up over the semantics like clippy the paperclip's neurotic, autistic cousin doesn't change the fact that they've done a job by putting the issue into the news cycle. I guess this is their ...
by tiger76
Sat Feb 16, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: O/T I want to come home
Replies: 432
Views: 7129

Re: O/T I want to come home

If ISIS were still winning and embedded in the region this young fanatical baby machine would still be there revelling in the beheadings torture brutality ignorance sadism and anti civilization anti democratic anti humanitarian that she and her friends willingly and openly set out to join. For that...
by tiger76
Sat Feb 16, 2019 12:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Palace play the system
Replies: 4
Views: 1127

Re: Palace play the system

Taking the Real Madrid approach i see https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/47259541 Real have past form for dubious yellow cards in the Champions League,and this could come back to bite them in the rear if UEFA has any gumption.
by tiger76
Sat Feb 16, 2019 12:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RIP Dick Churchill
Replies: 6
Views: 692

RIP Dick Churchill

The last survivor of The Great Escape had sadly passed away https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-devon-47257570 shame he never got to a century and a birthday card from Lizzie.
by tiger76
Sat Feb 16, 2019 12:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: THIS WEEK
Replies: 7
Views: 685

Re: THIS WEEK

Shame the format made for entertaining viewing,and the one thing this country needs right now is some lighthearted humour. Often politicians let their guard down on these more intimate shows and actually tell the truth,unlike QT where it descends into a baying mob of yah-boo politics. I can understa...
by tiger76
Fri Feb 15, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sunderland v Accy
Replies: 47
Views: 2097

Re: Sunderland v Accy

Sunderland's season would (or is it will) make for a brilliant 2nd season of...."sunderland 'til I die" If they don't get promoted,either auto or through the play-offs,can Jack Ross survive,or will they be looking for a big name,he's unproven in England yet and a League 1 club that can sp...
by tiger76
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Agyei brace helps Clarets to victory at Hull
Replies: 13
Views: 1378

Re: ARTICLE: Agyei brace helps Clarets to victory at Hull

dpinsussex wrote:No pipping for me. Absolutely smashing them is more important. Remember this is Leeds **** we are talking about


Be even funnier if their 1st team fooked it up as well,we can but hope. ;)
by tiger76
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sunderland v Accy
Replies: 47
Views: 2097

Re: Sunderland v Accy

Another blow to Sunderland's auto promotion hopes,decent point for Accy but could have been more,Luton looking good but the 2nd spot is up for grabs,between Barnsley,Sunderland and Pompey,unless one of the chasing pack goes on a crazy winning run.
by tiger76
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley's Transfer policy in the 1950's/1960's ...
Replies: 39
Views: 916

Re: Burnley's Transfer policy in the 1950's/1960's ...

When you put into perspective what our club achieved during that period, rightfully considered peers with the top clubs with massive spending power, we massively over achieved: *16 top 10 finishes *5 top 4 finishes (would have been Champions League positions had the format been the same back then) ...
by tiger76
Fri Feb 15, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Climate strike: schoolchildren walk out to protest
Replies: 115
Views: 1600

Climate strike: schoolchildren walk out to protest

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-47250424 in one sense you have to admire their principals,but how many of these pupils are regularly dropped at the school gate by their parents in gas-guzzlers. Their four main demands are. 1)The government should declare a "climate emergency": I doubt any g...
by tiger76
Fri Feb 15, 2019 12:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 6 pointers that could decide relegation
Replies: 4
Views: 1280

Re: 6 pointers that could decide relegation

Huddersfield are so far behind it's probably in our interest they win those now and take points off the rest. Wining all four would only see them on 23 points, shame they're all away but even draws would help our cause. Not holding my breath though... Just by chance surely Huddersfield have to pick...
by tiger76
Thu Feb 14, 2019 12:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Penrith 0 v Burnley 9 (NINE) FA Cup 1984
Replies: 41
Views: 1424

Re: Penrith 0 v Burnley 9 (NINE) FA Cup 1984

Our joint record win tying with Darwen in 1892,Hird and Taylor both bagging hat-tricks.

Alas that season saw relegation to division 4 as it was then.
by tiger76
Thu Feb 14, 2019 12:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spurs...
Replies: 8
Views: 1013

Re: Spurs...

Great result and performance for Spurs and they've still got Kane and Ali to come back. Kane may just be fit for them against us next. We'll do well to get anything from them. They must be on a high. But then again so were Man United before we played them. They've got Chelsea and Arsenal to play be...
by tiger76
Wed Feb 13, 2019 10:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Championship on red button tonight
Replies: 95
Views: 2893

Re: Championship on red button tonight

1 win in 15 before tonight for Reading,just a shame Rovers have a cushion to the bottom 3,their season is over before Valentine's Day,unless they hit a purple patch.
by tiger76
Wed Feb 13, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 6 pointers that could decide relegation
Replies: 4
Views: 1280

6 pointers that could decide relegation

Talk on the other thread about the points needed for survival. Of course the teams in the mire can buck the trend and pick up shock results,but these games are where the bottom 3 will ultimately be determined. 23 Feb Newcastle vs Huddersfield 26 Feb Newcastle vs Burnley 27 Feb Southampton vs Fulham ...
by tiger76
Wed Feb 13, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Championship on red button tonight
Replies: 95
Views: 2893

Re: Championship on red button tonight

Finished 2-1 to the Royals,Rovers can forget the play-offs,they've even fallen below Nobbers tonight.
by tiger76
Wed Feb 13, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Championship on red button tonight
Replies: 95
Views: 2893

Re: Championship on red button tonight

Losing return to Brentford for Dean Smith,Maupay with an injury time winner.
by tiger76
Wed Feb 13, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bottom 8 teams on 13th May...
Replies: 43
Views: 3030

Re: Bottom 8 teams on 13th May...

Brighton40
Newcastle 39
Cardiff 38
Palace 37
Clarets 37
Southampton 35
Fulham 22
Hudds 19

Lots of 6 pointers amongst these 8 so a couple of results could change the landscape drastically.
by tiger76
Wed Feb 13, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Championship on red button tonight
Replies: 95
Views: 2893

Re: Championship on red button tonight

Horse fiddlers losing at Reading :D
by tiger76
Wed Feb 13, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Championship on red button tonight
Replies: 95
Views: 2893

Re: Championship on red button tonight

Norwich miss pen still 2-0 down. :roll:
by tiger76
Wed Feb 13, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: DI MARIA
Replies: 11
Views: 1028

Re: DI MARIA

by tiger76
Wed Feb 13, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 1698
Views: 17793

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Ford the latest manufacturer making preparations to relocate jobs in the event of a no-deal,https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-47225787
by tiger76
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Man utd v psg....
Replies: 42
Views: 1657

Re: Man utd v psg....

Pogba sees red now dear oh dear. :lol:
by tiger76
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scholes at Oldham
Replies: 27
Views: 1956

Re: Scholes at Oldham

Great debut for Scholes 4-1 home win over Yeovil,just 6 points from a play-off place,and a game in hand.
by tiger76
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Six Nations 2019
Replies: 80
Views: 2363

Re: Six Nations 2019

Big blow for England Mako Vunipola ruled out of the remaining Six Nations games,Leigh Halfpenny fit for the Welsh,could be a decisive factor in the Cardiff showdown.
by tiger76
Tue Feb 12, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gordon Banks
Replies: 57
Views: 1354

Re: Gordon Banks

:( to hear of Gordon's death RIP Gordon.

So that just leaves George Cohen,Jack Charlton,Nobby Stiles,Bobby Charlton,Martin Peters,Geoff Hurst,and Roger Hunt,from the starting 11 in the 1966 final.

Gordon joins,Bobby Moore,Ray Wilson,and Alan Ball in footballing heaven.
by tiger76
Tue Feb 12, 2019 12:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2 week break-help or hindrance
Replies: 15
Views: 1087

2 week break-help or hindrance

As per the title we have a clear 2 weeks till Spurs come calling,well they have a tough schedule balancing CL and PL fixtures,on the downside our momentum could be stalled and perhaps more importantly Harry Kane has a good chance of being fit. The benefit for Sean is we can have a few days abroad an...
by tiger76
Tue Feb 12, 2019 12:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 400k a week for Ramsey
Replies: 39
Views: 1651

Re: 400k a week for Ramsey

When you see the income of the top clubs why shouldn’t the players, who generate the revenue, get a decent wedge? These are the elite of the elite. Just like your rock gods they fill stadiums. I’d rather they got it than the owners. BTW although he’s a diving twohat he is an exceptional goalscoring...
by tiger76
Mon Feb 11, 2019 10:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves V Newcastle
Replies: 84
Views: 4071

Re: Wolves V Newcastle

Yep!! Looking at Leicester’s fixtures I wouldn’t rule them out just yet We could do with Leicester picking up some form,they have Palace and Brighton up next,both at the King Power,but that's exactly the kind of games they have ballsed up this season,Cardiff won there,as did Southampton,we got a dr...
by tiger76
Mon Feb 11, 2019 10:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Six Nations 2019
Replies: 80
Views: 2363

Re: Six Nations 2019

The great thing about the Six Nations is it's unpredictably,since Italy's addition in 2000,England have 6 titles,France 5 and Ireland and Wales 4,plus there has only been 10 Grand Slams,it's pleasing to watch a tournament where the outcome is uncertain,unlike most of the PL matches. If England win i...
by tiger76
Mon Feb 11, 2019 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton v Burnley - U23 latest from the Pilky Stand
Replies: 42
Views: 2655

Re: Bolton v Burnley - U23 latest from the Pilky Stand

The shoots of recovery for our youth system at last,McNeil has shown that it's possible to break into the 1st team squad,and this must give encouragement to all the others.
by tiger76
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves V Newcastle
Replies: 84
Views: 4071

Re: Wolves V Newcastle

Yet another stoppage time goal,they're coming thick and fast this season,would have preferred a Wolves win obviously,but that's 2 vital points dropped by the Geordies.
by tiger76
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Indies vs England 3rd Test Saturday
Replies: 48
Views: 1586

Re: West Indies vs England 3rd Test Saturday

Close of play, 325/4 Root putting his feet up on 111. Another Nelson. :) He needed that ton though. Two practice matches and we're into the real thing. Are you suggesting England arrived under prepared well i never,still more questions than answers i'm afraid,Jennings failing once more how many mor...
by tiger76
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football's Magic Money Tree
Replies: 537
Views: 27225

Re: Football's Magic Money Tree

It'll eat itself all together at some point, in smaller, ever greedier circles. Much prefer the football of yesteryear. People have been making this argument for about a decade now,and yet the money keeps on flowing. A European Super league has been mooted since the 1980's,and although the CL is a ...
by tiger76
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Indies vs England 3rd Test Saturday
Replies: 48
Views: 1586

Re: West Indies vs England 3rd Test Saturday

325-4 at the close,Root unbeaten on 111 and Stokes on 29,lead of 448,England have vastly improved in this test,but Holder's absence and Paul succumbing to injury,make this a hollow victory assuming it is a victory. Important runs for Denly,Buttler another good 50,and a ton for the skipper,just a sha...
by tiger76
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 400k a week for Ramsey
Replies: 39
Views: 1651

Re: 400k a week for Ramsey

I can just about accept players like Messi and Ronaldo getting crazy money,those two are exceptional talents,and no doubt bring a huge amount of commercial revenue to their club/clubs in the latter's case,but Ramsey is a pretty decent midfielder,certainly no world beater and i can't see Juve fans fl...
by tiger76
Mon Feb 11, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Indies vs England 3rd Test Saturday
Replies: 48
Views: 1586

Re: West Indies vs England 3rd Test Saturday

Mark Wood will be effective in 4/5 over bursts bowling flat out,the pace is an asset but it's only helpful if you get the ball in the right area and make the batsman play,he will have to be managed carefully as sadly injuries have beset him throughout his career.
by tiger76
Mon Feb 11, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Man City vs Chelsea
Replies: 82
Views: 2469

Re: Man City vs Chelsea

I think you are mixing up your London metaphors! Cockney emanate from the east - if you can hear Bow bell, in theory! Chelsea have usually had a decent top tier team, however, they came to prominence in the swinging sixties, with the Kings Road, being the place to be seen. The FC became trendy too....
by tiger76
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: East Anglia Derby
Replies: 18
Views: 1229

Re: East Anglia Derby

These East Anglian teams could be 2 divisions apart in a few months,such a shame when your local rivals tumble down the leagues,a penny for Mick mccarthy's thoughts.
by tiger76
Mon Feb 11, 2019 12:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who do you think will win the PL this year?
Replies: 40
Views: 1501

Re: Who do you think will win the PL this year?

City must be favourites now,that destruction of Chelsea was frightening for the rest of the league,and they know how to cope with the pressure.

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