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by boatshed bill
Sat Sep 21, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 116
Views: 2433

Re: Danny Drinkwater

Mods: I think we need to merge the threads - just in case someone thinks that the fight outside the night club and the video are two different events. What's the difference between DD and many other sportsmen who've got themselves into "trouble" sometimes in their life? Didn't we all have...
by boatshed bill
Sat Sep 21, 2019 12:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 116
Views: 2433

Re: Danny Drinkwater

ClaretTony wrote:Point missed again


Not making a point, just asking.
by boatshed bill
Sat Sep 21, 2019 12:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 116
Views: 2433

Re: Danny Drinkwater

ClaretTony wrote:I think the overreaction on here to a bit of footage, which could well be a small fraction of everything that went on, is ridiculous.


Are people not entitled to dislike yobbish behaviour on here?
It's not hysterical, it's opinion.
by boatshed bill
Sat Sep 21, 2019 12:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 116
Views: 2433

Re: Danny Drinkwater

Joey's name had already been brought in prior to my comment - but the suggestion was that Drinkwater could be a bad apple. I would say, given what Joey had done then he was the most rotten apple you could bring in to your dressing room. Can't believe anyone didn't have serious, serious concerns whe...
by boatshed bill
Sat Sep 21, 2019 12:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 116
Views: 2433

Re: Danny Drinkwater

ClaretTony wrote:Not sure what world you are living in


I think he's living in a world where headbutting someone in a nightclub is fair enough......as long as you are a professional sportsman, ;)
by boatshed bill
Sat Sep 21, 2019 12:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 116
Views: 2433

Re: Danny Drinkwater

ClaretTony wrote:Let's hope we never sign Joey Barton then - that would bring the whole club to its knees given what he's done.


Joey Barton behaved perfectly whilst signed as a Burnley player, I can't see the point of bringing him into this.
by boatshed bill
Sat Sep 21, 2019 12:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 116
Views: 2433

Re: Danny Drinkwater

Sadly some people seem to get more excited about some video in a rag. Dyche has already said it has ALL been dealt with. i'm not convinced. i think we may very well have a "bad apple" here, and SD's ability to turn sh!t into sugar will be severely tested (if I am right), Chelsea have done...
by boatshed bill
Fri Sep 20, 2019 11:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 116
Views: 2433

Re: Danny Drinkwater

ClaretTony wrote:It had and Dyche said so.


So you can categorically say that Drinkwater told SD that he head-butted a man in a nightclub?
by boatshed bill
Fri Sep 20, 2019 11:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 116
Views: 2433

Re: Danny Drinkwater

ClaretTony wrote:Chelsea have already said they were leaving it to Burnley, we knew all about this and it has been dealt with. but suddenly the Daily Star got hold of the other day and decided to resurrect it.


Well, perhaps the whole story hadn't been told to SD prior to this piece of film?
by boatshed bill
Fri Sep 20, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 116
Views: 2433

Re: Danny Drinkwater

I doubt Chelsea would miss this tosser.
I wish he wasn't at our club.
by boatshed bill
Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peter Beardsley
Replies: 51
Views: 1180

Re: Peter Beardsley

bfccrazy wrote:He should just write a letter explaining how it’s not racist and just how it is where he grew up, it’s because he fears him as a player.


"Write a letter"? doubt it :D
by boatshed bill
Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Southampton vs Bournemouth
Replies: 31
Views: 1028

Re: Southampton vs Bournemouth

Not really sure where the pre-season optimism around Southampton came from - I think the BBC had them ranked 12th. Adams was a punt with probably a 40/60 chance of delivering and they still display the same defensive frailties as last year. So far they've got lucky at Brighton with Andone's stupid ...
by boatshed bill
Thu Sep 19, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Norwich predicted scoreline
Replies: 55
Views: 1845

Re: Norwich predicted scoreline

RVclaret wrote:Bad feeling about this one. 1-2.


Worse feeling about this one, 1-3
by boatshed bill
Thu Sep 19, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Staggering stats from Saturday
Replies: 30
Views: 2131

Re: Staggering stats from Saturday

I'm struggling with who apart from Hart has played Champions League.
by boatshed bill
Tue Sep 17, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Defour joins Antwerp
Replies: 92
Views: 7070

Re: ARTICLE: Defour joins Antwerp

basil6345789 wrote:Probably the fact that Antwerp play controlled, civilised football, whilst Prem League charge up and down like raging bulls.


Very likely.
by boatshed bill
Tue Sep 17, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Midfield 3
Replies: 36
Views: 1984

Re: Midfield 3

Pope,
Lowton Tarkowski Mee Taylor
Hendrick Westwood Cork McNeil
Rodriguez Barnes
by boatshed bill
Tue Sep 17, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Ipswich - U23 Latest
Replies: 60
Views: 2747

Re: Burnley v Ipswich - U23 Latest

And he's had a shot at first team football at Swindon. Both he and the club wanted him to get more but there were no takers. You can't have it both ways, you don't want our players going out on loan but then you think they should be getting a shot at first team football and that's the one way, if y...
by boatshed bill
Tue Sep 17, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Ipswich - U23 Latest
Replies: 60
Views: 2747

Re: Burnley v Ipswich - U23 Latest

So we've brought a young lad into the club from nowhere, progressed him over three years, seen him develop but because he's 20 and not in the first team you think we should ditch him, not only ditch him but you think it is our duty to find him another club. I think player development might have pas...
by boatshed bill
Tue Sep 17, 2019 12:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Ipswich - U23 Latest
Replies: 60
Views: 2747

Re: Burnley v Ipswich - U23 Latest

That's exactly what we tried to do by getting him out on loan. I thought you didn't want that. He did well at Swindon last season and the plan was to get him out to another club this season. Hopefully we will do in January. as for owing it to him, if club's don't want him there is little we can do ...
by boatshed bill
Mon Sep 16, 2019 11:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Ipswich - U23 Latest
Replies: 60
Views: 2747

Re: Burnley v Ipswich - U23 Latest

We've tried to get him out on loan but were unable to. We know he needs first team football, he did well with Swindon last season, but if there are no takers he can't go anywhere. I get the loan thing, but as you know I'm not keen on it. This is a 20 year old man who clearly is doing his very best ...
by boatshed bill
Mon Sep 16, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Ipswich - U23 Latest
Replies: 60
Views: 2747

Re: Burnley v Ipswich - U23 Latest

His in-depth knowledge of the player based on watching him several times. :D I don't think you need knowledge of an individual player to understand that at 20 that player should be pushing for first team football, so if not with us then perhaps a division or two lower. 10 years is a short career, h...
by boatshed bill
Mon Sep 16, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Ipswich - U23 Latest
Replies: 60
Views: 2747

Re: Burnley v Ipswich - U23 Latest

Koiki is 20 years old, should be pushing for first team football, he's doing really well.
by boatshed bill
Mon Sep 16, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Defour joins Antwerp
Replies: 92
Views: 7070

Re: ARTICLE: Defour joins Antwerp

Sean Dyche emphasises the importance of the players' wellbeing. Obviously something wasn't quite right for Defour and we've done the right thing by letting him go.
by boatshed bill
Sun Sep 15, 2019 11:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sheff United
Replies: 45
Views: 4045

Re: Sheff United

I'm sorry, but showing how bad other teams may be does not improve us.
by boatshed bill
Sun Sep 15, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick goal
Replies: 71
Views: 6307

Re: Hendrick goal

RVclaret wrote:Is it a coincidence that we are back to playing dogger now Lennon is back in the team?

Not putting all the blame on him but we seem to get worse with him in.



Doesn't affect our game enough.
by boatshed bill
Sat Sep 14, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 70
Views: 3912

Re: Brighton v Burnley - Player Ratings

Spijed wrote:A completely freak result!


Not at all.

In 8 games Burnley 2 wins Brighton 1 win, 5 draws.
We are only a tad better than Brighton.
by boatshed bill
Sat Sep 14, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: There are no easy games in the Premier League
Replies: 5
Views: 539

Re: ARTICLE: There are no easy games in the Premier League

ClaretTony wrote:And Wood was talking about being caught offside and he said he wasn't bothered because it will happen because of the way the manager has told him to play.


SD to CW, "make sure you're offside when we attack" :D
by boatshed bill
Fri Sep 13, 2019 11:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs Australia 5th test
Replies: 242
Views: 5961

Re: England vs Australia 5th test

I think we can all accept that cheating is rife in professional sport.
The bans are too short to be a genuine deterrent. i'd love to see them substantially increased to the point where being caught cheating could actually wreck a player's career.

Not going to happen.
by boatshed bill
Fri Sep 13, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drummers
Replies: 61
Views: 2106

Re: Drummers

Two I like:
Omar Hakim and Bill Bruford
by boatshed bill
Fri Sep 13, 2019 12:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater
Replies: 82
Views: 4298

Re: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater

bfcmik wrote:And plenty of time 2 weeks before the next game. Apparently he was out with other BFC players at the same time.


How many?
And which ones ended up getting stamped on outside Cocaine Whites?
by boatshed bill
Thu Sep 12, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater
Replies: 82
Views: 4298

Re: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater

ClaretTony wrote:As Dyche said today, he’s our player while he’s here and the club will support him.


Sean Dyche is an honourable man.
by boatshed bill
Thu Sep 12, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater
Replies: 82
Views: 4298

Re: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater

ClaretTony wrote:That’s exactly what Drinkwater is - he’s a Burnley player


On a very temporary basis. He's listed in Chelsea's "out on loan" squad section.
I'm sure I could quote you as saying we could never afford him earlier this week.
by boatshed bill
Thu Sep 12, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater
Replies: 82
Views: 4298

Re: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater

Had it been night before a game or even 2 or 3. I would have understood. But this was 2 weeks! Clarke Carlisle had a drink problem and a drink drive conviction, before becoming a claret. Often afforded legend status and has slipped again since. Keith Treacey speaks very highly of Dyche support he r...
by boatshed bill
Thu Sep 12, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater
Replies: 82
Views: 4298

Re: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater

burnley007 wrote:Or we might be paying £50k a week for an England international who comes back to form and signs a permanent deal in a few months...


If we get him back to form he will sign for a bigger club than Burnley.

We are doing Chelsea a favour here.
by boatshed bill
Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater
Replies: 82
Views: 4298

Re: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater

jrgbfc wrote:If we're saying 2 weeks out the reality is probably 6-8 weeks. Then once he's caught up, he might be Dyche fit by December. All the while picking up about 50 grand a week from us.



This is it.

We are spending £50k a week on a player who may yet prove to be absolutely no use to us.
by boatshed bill
Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater
Replies: 82
Views: 4298

Re: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater

Steve-Harpers-perm wrote:Imagine Dyche has probably dealt with the facts and spoken to the player rather than just go off what was written in The Sun.


But how did the sun find out about it?
We can be fairly confident that the six (if it was 6) so-called thugs didn't report it.
by boatshed bill
Wed Sep 11, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer Transfer Window
Replies: 1
Views: 255

Re: Summer Transfer Window

Shutting the window before the season starts is obviously better, but only if that same closing date were to be used throughout Europe. As it is EPL clubs are at a serious disadvantage.
by boatshed bill
Tue Sep 10, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: £80m you'r having a laugh
Replies: 26
Views: 3716

Re: £80m you'r having a laugh

Vegas Claret wrote:Rice was the worst player on the pitch by a distance


I suppose GS has to try them at some stage. A few too many changes in these last two games.

Sterling looked incredible.
by boatshed bill
Tue Sep 10, 2019 12:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peacock-Farrell
Replies: 36
Views: 3481

Re: Peacock-Farrell

It's only become fashionable in the last 5 or so years to think that goalkeepers should be able to knock it about like Andres Iniesta . This is mainly due to one or two goalkeepers playing for superstar studded sides, being able to chip the ball over advancing forwards to their team mates. Outside ...
by boatshed bill
Mon Sep 09, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 25610

Re: Drink water injury

fzr162 wrote:The problem we have here is that too many people want to comment on half a story sensationalised by the gutter press then makeup the bits they don't know. Sean will sort it out in the best way for the club.


Can't blame the press. He took a selfie.
by boatshed bill
Mon Sep 09, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The best song from the last 2000 years
Replies: 24
Views: 1146

Re: The best song from the last 2000 years

A sentimental pile of drivel
by boatshed bill
Mon Sep 09, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 25610

Re: Drink water injury

What I don't understand here is, if he got dragged out and put in a taxi how did he end up being jumped on on the pavement?
by boatshed bill
Sun Sep 08, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 25610

Re: Drink water injury

Pretty sure Joey Barton, Ian Wright etc were universally adored whilst at Burnley. I think Burnley fans are on the whole very fair, and judge someone on what they do for us - nothing more. Hart being useless for us is the reason he is given short shrift by the majority of Burnley fans (however, let...
by boatshed bill
Sun Sep 08, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 25610

Re: Drink water injury

Of course the club will sensibly get all the facts first before jumping to conclusions. The club doesn't need to jump to conclusions. I imagine the club's medical staff have seen the injuries. This is a convicted drink driver and now involved in a drunken pub brawl, just what we've been looking for...
by boatshed bill
Sun Sep 08, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 25610

Re: Drink water injury

You have to wonder if this is the kind of man we want around the club.
Hardly a role model for our younger players.
by boatshed bill
Sun Sep 08, 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 25610

Re: Drink water injury

I don't think he will be sent back but dyche will give him a good talking to tomorrow - in fact we can't afford to get rid as need as many bodies as we can until next summer The facts are that he's turned up unfit for purpose, and now will take some time to get back from this incident to his previo...
by boatshed bill
Sun Sep 08, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 25610

Re: Drink water injury

ClaretTony wrote:And that’s where the problems start again. :D

I wouldn’t want to get on the wrong side of Dyche.


I'm sure SD will be absolutely fuming over this.
For me it's simply a case of send DD back, we have enough to deal with without this. We are not the Priory!
by boatshed bill
Sun Sep 08, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 25610

Re: Drink water injury

Clearly being left to Sean Dyche to sort out and then, whatever his decision, it is all up to Danny Drinkwater to decide what he wants. I suspect he’ll get a rollicking from Sean but I also think he will be given the support to sort himself out if indeed he wants to. I’ve every faith that our manag...
by boatshed bill
Sun Sep 08, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 25610

Re: Drink water injury

agreenwood wrote:We knew he was a dickhead when we signed him. No in-depth due diligence required, just google.

That said, I wouldn’t send him back. We don’t have a plethora of alternatives.

I’d try and get him fit and playing well.


What if that takes until Christmas?
by boatshed bill
Sun Sep 08, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 25610

Re: Drink water injury

Imagine earning £100,000 a week and you still can't pull though...

Basically if you are a committed "soak" you probably can't get it on anyhow,

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