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by dpinsussex
Thu Jan 21, 2021 10:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Barnes
Replies: 73
Views: 3219

Re: Barnes

In Sean Dyche we trust
by dpinsussex
Thu Jan 21, 2021 9:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pool vs The Clarets
Replies: 637
Views: 6450

Re: Pool vs The Clarets

Got to love Mike Dean
by dpinsussex
Thu Jan 21, 2021 7:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pool vs The Clarets
Replies: 637
Views: 6450

Re: Pool vs The Clarets

Charlie is Back yeah
by dpinsussex
Mon Jan 18, 2021 7:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tesco: New Premium "Spot the Difference" Range
Replies: 21
Views: 531

Re: Tesco: New Premium "Spot the Difference" Range

Red one is cheaper per gram
by dpinsussex
Mon Jan 18, 2021 5:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets take on Wolves today in Premier League 2
Replies: 18
Views: 1481

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets take on Wolves today in Premier League 2

Good result when u consider wolves are 2nd in the table

UTC
by dpinsussex
Sat Jan 16, 2021 6:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Timothy Taylor’s Landlord
Replies: 76
Views: 2085

Re: Timothy Taylor’s Landlord

Day 11 abstaining

Low Profile IPA from Aldi

Not as good as the real stuff but needs must
by dpinsussex
Fri Jan 15, 2021 3:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Utility XI
Replies: 37
Views: 1296

Re: Burnley Utility XI

Water, gas, electricity
by dpinsussex
Thu Jan 14, 2021 5:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drop ball
Replies: 23
Views: 1541

Re: Drop ball

The ball was actually leaving the penalty area from Jay Rod's boot. A United player heads it initially after the clash and Jay gets a boot on it, the ball goes up and Friend blows just as it is going out of the box. By touched the definition is played the ball technically. There is no logic Jay "pl...
by dpinsussex
Thu Jan 14, 2021 2:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drop ball
Replies: 23
Views: 1541

Re: Drop ball

Tony,I was working from memory, however, if you watched it back and the ball was in the air having been last played in the penalty area, then the restart is a dropped ball to the keeper. I had thought that the ball had actually been cleared and been touched by a Claret before the referee blew --obv...
by dpinsussex
Thu Jan 14, 2021 2:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drop ball
Replies: 23
Views: 1541

Re: Drop ball

ClaretTony wrote:
Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:46 pm
The one we refer to didn’t go to the team who last touched it. ⚽️
Hence the word "should"
by dpinsussex
Thu Jan 14, 2021 12:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drop ball
Replies: 23
Views: 1541

Re: Drop ball

The drop ball is now uncontested, it should go back to the team in possession or who last touched it unless it has come off the referee and gone to the opposition. The opponent must retreat 4m and can not encroach until the player has touched the ball. The side in possession can not score directly f...
by dpinsussex
Thu Jan 14, 2021 9:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Midfielder Ward joins under-18s from Hastings
Replies: 15
Views: 1570

Re: ARTICLE: Midfielder Ward joins under-18s from Hastings

Having refereed many times at the Pilot Field I can tell you it is a massive pitch. Lovely club and always made to feel welcome. Their academy / youth set up is fantastic. Lots of opportunities for youngsters to make the first team early. I suppose when playing mens 1st team at 16 and 17 you learn v...
by dpinsussex
Thu Jan 14, 2021 9:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee; Kevin Friend
Replies: 46
Views: 2216

Re: Referee; Kevin Friend

Sorry dpinsussex, had missed that. So has that rule/interpretation changed mid-season then? If it has, that explains it because I’d seen pens given for less. Tbh, does make sense and probably a fair call given Maguire was jumping. Correct that is exactly what has happened and was then cascaded down...
by dpinsussex
Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee; Kevin Friend
Replies: 46
Views: 2216

Re: Referee; Kevin Friend

I’ve just watched the extended highlights back on United’s site so had United biased commentary! On reflection, I think you might be right in Shaw. I thought yellow last night but watching it again, more a red. Maguires goal I thought he called correctly, but agree it was harsh and I’d be disappoin...
by dpinsussex
Wed Jan 13, 2021 9:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Perspective.....
Replies: 34
Views: 1537

Re: Perspective.....

We've to get to about? 37 points by May and even for SD that's going to be almost miracle proportions from where we are now. Yes, we're playing pretty well, especially defensively, but the front 2 look extremely flat and that's an issue in itself because we really don't get many goals from elsewher...
by dpinsussex
Wed Jan 13, 2021 8:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee; Kevin Friend
Replies: 46
Views: 2216

Re: Referee; Kevin Friend

The Maguire handball was a correct decision. The interpretation of the laws of the game are now that if the arm is where it is expected to be when the ball strikes assuming there has been no deliberate movement to the ball then no penalty should be given. What they do not want is the ridiculous pena...
by dpinsussex
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee; Kevin Friend
Replies: 46
Views: 2216

Re: Referee; Kevin Friend

Was good to see him deal with Cavani theatrics and bring in Maguire to deal with him.
by dpinsussex
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Manchester United - Match Thread
Replies: 594
Views: 8110

Re: The Shaw incident

Rileybobs wrote:
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:02 pm
But we know that VAR can be used to check for potential penalties. I'm talking about an incident where a free kick is overturned and a free kick is given to another team for a separate incident.
A penalty is a free kick
by dpinsussex
Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Manchester United - Match Thread
Replies: 594
Views: 8110

Re: The Shaw incident

Seems like he was making it up as he went along to me. I can't recall ever seeing the VAR overturn a free kick for one team by awarding a free kick to the other team for a separate incident at the other end of the pitch. Obviously it would have been unjust for Man Utd to have a free kick in a goals...
by dpinsussex
Tue Jan 12, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Manchester United - Match Thread
Replies: 594
Views: 8110

Re: The Shaw incident

Lots to discuss - and I’m more relieved than disappointed in the outcome. I think Shaw got a touch on the ball and his follow through caught JBG which is why he got away with it. But can the referee, in reviewing a possible red card for one of our players then go back and award a free kick to us fo...
by dpinsussex
Mon Jan 11, 2021 4:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Steele
Replies: 54
Views: 3220

Re: Steele

That's what I did - and I wasn't known as a decent ref! The ref and has team have to look for goalkeepers coming off their line, look for some illegal movement of the penalty taker, and look for both attackers and defenders encroaching into the area, not to mention to notice if the ball crosses the...
by dpinsussex
Mon Jan 11, 2021 2:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Players Missing On Saturday
Replies: 10
Views: 1185

Re: Players Missing On Saturday

Worth remembering we had 2 COVID-19 positive results.
Let's hope it is neither Westwood or Brownhill
by dpinsussex
Mon Jan 11, 2021 1:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Steele
Replies: 54
Views: 3220

Re: Steele

In the papers today Steele is being hailed a hero. the point is he cheated at every penalty by moving off his line so early the Newport manager is heard complaining about the last penalty. We have refs booking goalkeepers for doing this. Yet another example of our refs not knowing the rules Talking...
by dpinsussex
Sun Jan 10, 2021 3:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A few Christmas funnies
Replies: 49
Views: 4601

Re: A few Christmas funnies

Does Leeds in the FA cup count??
by dpinsussex
Sat Jan 09, 2021 3:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FA Player & MK Dons
Replies: 139
Views: 6707

Re: FA Player & MK Dons

wilks_bfc wrote:
Sat Jan 09, 2021 3:31 pm
Anybody else lose the stream as they scored?
Yes I did
by dpinsussex
Fri Jan 08, 2021 9:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight's footy
Replies: 35
Views: 1477

Re: Tonight's footy

Accy 2 up
by dpinsussex
Fri Jan 08, 2021 10:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: has anyone stopped drinking completely?
Replies: 130
Views: 9390

Re: has anyone stopped drinking completely?

I was never an alcoholic per se but my drinking was insidious in that I felt the need to drink a few beers or have a couple of glasses of wine everyday. Whilst I rarely got drunk from that, I did usually feel a bit groggy or ill most mornings. However, my real problem is that on the occasions I do ...
by dpinsussex
Thu Jan 07, 2021 2:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Halfway Line Flags
Replies: 35
Views: 1617

Re: Halfway Line Flags

I don't think, strictly speaking, that corner flags are compulsory for a game of football. They're there to help the officials decide if it's a corner or a throw in, I believe. Not correct unfortunately. Law 1 A flagpost, at least 1.5 m (5 ft) high, with a non-pointed top and a flag must be placed ...
by dpinsussex
Wed Jan 06, 2021 8:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Finance question
Replies: 26
Views: 1428

Re: Finance question

Herts Clarets wrote:
Wed Jan 06, 2021 8:33 pm
If I go outside the LGPS then you cannot get tax and NI relief, as far as I am aware
That is how I understand it too
by dpinsussex
Wed Jan 06, 2021 8:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Finance question
Replies: 26
Views: 1428

Re: Finance question

50% growth isn't a bad bet and that is before any movements in the pension fund. LGPS tend to be quite cautious in nature so you may be able to find better in the market place. I used my work place pension and pumped in as much AVC as I could afford. Unfortunately got divorced and she took half of t...
by dpinsussex
Wed Jan 06, 2021 11:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alan Pace live now on clarets player
Replies: 148
Views: 7996

Re: Alan Pace live now on clarets player

Whilst everything appears rosy on the surface may I ask "what about the small shareholders?". We seem to be totally forgotton, approx 1700 of us who form 10% of the fan base. The directors appear to have taken their cash and scarrpered, 2 having the gall to reappear on the board, and we are left hi...
by dpinsussex
Wed Jan 06, 2021 11:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Crystal Palace Player Contracts.
Replies: 66
Views: 3266

Re: Crystal Palace Player Contracts.

Claretforever wrote:
Wed Jan 06, 2021 11:22 am
Crikey! Look at the ages of that squad. I thought ours was bad.

Also, I can’t believe Connor Wickham is still only 27. I remember him bursting onto the scene as the next big thing what seems like at least 20 years ago.
Goes with the oldest manager in the league too 🤣🤣
by dpinsussex
Tue Jan 05, 2021 9:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spurs v Brentford
Replies: 8
Views: 636

Re: Spurs v Brentford

That tackle was horrible . Deserved the red card all day long
by dpinsussex
Mon Jan 04, 2021 10:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pace interview
Replies: 316
Views: 13468

Re: Pace interview

I am not sure religion has any bearing on someone's ability to do a job.
ALKs leadership team are here because of their business acumen

Personally I couldn't care less if they were Mormon, Sikh, Catholic
by dpinsussex
Sat Jan 02, 2021 10:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Michael Olise
Replies: 31
Views: 2644

Re: Michael Olise

I read that. Don’t recall you getting “mocked” though.....bit dramatic. Only know this lad from YouTube clips. Looks decent but doesn’t play that regularly for Reading in the Championship. 22 games out of 23 this season. 16 started. 1482 minutes suggests otherwise https://www.readingfc.co.uk/teams/...
by dpinsussex
Sat Jan 02, 2021 8:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Michael Olise
Replies: 31
Views: 2644

Re: Michael Olise

Don’t shoot the messenger, but i have just been text that Burnley are chasing him this window. Don’t know much about the player but from the obligatory YouTube videos he looks decent. I got mocked when I suggested his name the other day. Apparently according to some people we have no chance bc rumo...
by dpinsussex
Fri Jan 01, 2021 11:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who will be the first signing under ALK
Replies: 123
Views: 11115

Re: Who will be the first signing under ALK

And so...it begins... We're now going to be out-muscling ACMilan, Spurs, Leeds, Arsenal and Chelsea in pursuit of young players...and about to bin off our maximum wage policy. Tarks is going to stick around on a lucrative 3 year deal. I think we need to recommence operation "lower expectations" bef...
by dpinsussex
Fri Jan 01, 2021 8:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Home Advantage?
Replies: 3
Views: 574

Re: Home Advantage?

Having too much time on my hands, I started looking at how much playing in empty stadiums removed any home advantage. And as far as the results this season are concerned it tends to show that there is now no advantage to playing at home. My rough counting up showed that of the 154 Premier League ma...
by dpinsussex
Fri Jan 01, 2021 6:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: For us older miserable sods
Replies: 43
Views: 2576

Re: For us older miserable sods

40 years ago last night I will have been in bed
30 years ago probably somewhere like the Ritzy
20 years ago agreed to do the London marathon
10 years ago back in bed by 12 probably watched Jools
Last night back in bed by 11.

Staggering how your life changes as you get older
by dpinsussex
Fri Jan 01, 2021 6:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who will be the first signing under ALK
Replies: 123
Views: 11115

Re: Who will be the first signing under ALK

Vegas Claret wrote:
Fri Jan 01, 2021 5:48 pm
AC Milan, Spurs, Leicester, Leeds, Arsenal and Chelsea all rumored to be after him
Unaware of that but release clause of just over 8m we should be sniffing
More likely to get regular 1st team football.

Plays RM /LM
Pacy
Young

Just the ticket if we can snare him
by dpinsussex
Fri Jan 01, 2021 2:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who will be the first signing under ALK
Replies: 123
Views: 11115

Re: Who will be the first signing under ALK

I mentioned this name the other day.

Michael Olise
by dpinsussex
Fri Jan 01, 2021 1:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Team vs Fulham
Replies: 25
Views: 1935

Re: Team vs Fulham

The flip is that we are in good form and picking up results.
Momentum is huge in the Premier league especially if Fulham are short of a few as well.
by dpinsussex
Thu Dec 31, 2020 2:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Four football related people to have round this new years eve.
Replies: 37
Views: 614

Re: Four football related people to have round this new years eve.

Not being greedy.

Just 1 person.
Jimmy Mc

Would be a great evening just talking all things Burnley.
Rest pale into insignificance
by dpinsussex
Thu Dec 31, 2020 11:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7673
Views: 528099

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

Hi dp, neat example. A little correction: if you are owed money by someone they are your debtor - and if you owe someone money then they are your creditor. It can be confusing, because we are all used to being "in credit" or having a "debit against us." It's all because the language has developed f...
by dpinsussex
Wed Dec 30, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7673
Views: 528099

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

Long term debt ? How.many of you have a mortgage?
by dpinsussex
Wed Dec 30, 2020 8:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1138
Views: 90701

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

Olise at Reading looks a decent player. Apparently release clause of just over 8m.
by dpinsussex
Wed Dec 30, 2020 8:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7673
Views: 528099

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

Boss Hogg wrote:
Wed Dec 30, 2020 8:09 pm
I think you are missing something ( not a pop). Private Equity was suggested as the funding method and it may still be if this is just a bridging loan. If it is just a bridging loan why is it needed ?
Timing of receipt of funds usually
by dpinsussex
Wed Dec 30, 2020 8:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7673
Views: 528099

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

The profit the board posted Profit is a paper figure accounting for things like depreciation which are non cash based. You will see the profits in the accounts but not necessarily in the bank account. Example You buy something for 1m and sell it for 2m you make a 1m profit However you agreed to buy...
by dpinsussex
Wed Dec 30, 2020 7:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Realistic ambitions under ALK
Replies: 102
Views: 4903

Re: Realistic ambitions under Alk

World domination 🤣🤣🤣
by dpinsussex
Wed Dec 30, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7673
Views: 528099

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

lrac wrote:
Wed Dec 30, 2020 7:41 pm
Excuse my ignorance please but what happens to any profit .that the club made previous
Do you mean cash or profit?