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by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Nov 20, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League Salaries
Replies: 28
Views: 1222

Re: Premier League Salaries

Probably doesn't include things like the Image rights or other add-ons
by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Nov 20, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jose New Spurs Manager
Replies: 93
Views: 2266

Re: Jose New Spurs Manager

Interesting appointment. It's either going to be spectacularly good, or a complete failure with no middle ground though :lol: Proven track record of winning, they've got a shiny new stadium which they want to see regular CL football being played in. They've got a good squad that just seemed to be fa...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Tue Nov 19, 2019 10:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pochettino sacked!
Replies: 110
Views: 3015

Re: Pochettino sacked!

I've just been reminded that Amazon are currently filming Spurs for the next All or Nothing series.

That's going to be worth a watch.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Tue Nov 19, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pochettino sacked!
Replies: 110
Views: 3015

Re: Pochettino sacked!

jrgbfc wrote:So do you think Dyche has been a failure at Burnley because he's only won one trophy in 7 years?


You'll probably find some on here who'll say yes.
They usually appear when we are on a bad run.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Tue Nov 19, 2019 8:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pochettino sacked!
Replies: 110
Views: 3015

Re: Pochettino sacked!

Howe won't go to Spurs. He's got a good job at Bournemouth, barring as disaster it's a job for life. They're getting a new stadium, he plays a good style of football and now they're settled in the PL I won't be surprised if they make a push for a European spot in the next few seasons. Jumping ship t...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Tue Nov 19, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 2634
Views: 31989

Re: General Election Is On

Bordeauxclaret wrote:Can someone sort Corbyn’s glasses out!


I'm not sure if it's his glasses that are wonky, or his ears...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Tue Nov 19, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Car tyre keeps losing pressure
Replies: 25
Views: 1146

Re: Car tyre keeps losing pressure

Could be one of several things - 1- where the tyre sits on the wheel, could be dirty and not allowing it to seal. 2- the wheel could be cracked or dented, again not allowing it to seal. 3- Valve. 4- puncture 5- some wheels become porous overtime and no matter what is done they just won't seal, I hav...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Tue Nov 19, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Heaton Interview with Sky regarding his Career Path
Replies: 35
Views: 2308

Re: Heaton Interview with Sky regarding his Career Path

I don’t pretend to understand tactics well enough to explain this myself, but I’ve heard a few experts talk about how we set up to “funnel” shots into areas where they are easier to save. If true, this style of play would affect the ‘keeper. https://statsbomb.com/2017/02/burnley-doing-it-differentl...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Tue Nov 19, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Heaton Interview with Sky regarding his Career Path
Replies: 35
Views: 2308

Re: Heaton Interview with Sky regarding his Career Path

I was wondering that - or if I had seen the same interview. Top guy, great keeper. What people see is entirely dependent on what agenda they're pushing, or any grievance they have. See it all the time on here, especially when the team aren't playing well. At one point there was a suggestion from so...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Robbie Blake on Brian Laws appointmemt
Replies: 104
Views: 4095

Re: Robbie Blake on Brian Laws appointmemt

What has lack of experience in the Prem got to do with it? Aside from Frank Lampard, Graham Potter didn't have any before becoming Brighton manager, likewise David Moyes. Edit: I'll also add Daniel Farke at Norwich. It's so hard to tell whether a manager will be good enough, unless you give them a ...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sat Nov 16, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Buying a British built car
Replies: 42
Views: 1605

Re: Buying a British built car

I am thinking of changing my car and would PREFER to drive a British manufactured/assembled family size vehicle (I'm backing Britain).These are my options and any feedback from motoring enthusiasts would be welcome. BMW Mini Countryman (nearly new) New model Nissan Juke (brand new) Nissan Qashqia (...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Incident in Nairobi, Kenya.
Replies: 8
Views: 1835

Re: Incident in Nairobi, Kenya.

The SAS soldier who was nearby and went in when asked, killed two out of the four gunmen.

He's being honoured with the Conspicuous Gallantry Cross for his actions.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Nov 15, 2019 7:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Colne Road again.
Replies: 156
Views: 6082

Re: Colne Road again.

Why are the police resources so limited ? How did that happen ? Oh, I remember.... High speed accidents have been happening for a long time though around there, so even when police resources weren't cut/stretched they haven't done much to deal with the issue of young drivers hammering their cars do...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Nov 15, 2019 7:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Colne Road again.
Replies: 156
Views: 6082

Re: Colne Road again.

tim_noone wrote:I'd say unwise if that's the case..and unfortunate in the circumstances to Lose his Life at such a young age.


Unwise but pretty common/normal for young lads in the Burnley area.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Thu Nov 14, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Colne Road again.
Replies: 156
Views: 6082

Re: Colne Road again.

Come on Sid, theres a difference between driving at 80 on a fully lit , dry motorway, and driving at speeds of upto 70mph on a dark , wet , town road at 02.40 using it as a race track. You can see that can't you? And just to answer your post, I've often said, "will you slow down", or &quo...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Thu Nov 14, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR changes
Replies: 95
Views: 2482

Re: VAR changes

If its the the communication/information that we see with the TMO in rugby including what they are reviewing shown on the big screen while they are discussing it then I am half way there. the put an ex footballer to sit with the VAR ref to add some common sense to the decisions and OK not far off. ...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Thu Nov 14, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Colne Road again.
Replies: 156
Views: 6082

Re: Colne Road again.

Siddo wrote:Why is the deceased passenger "moronic"?


I'm going to throw it out there that he's moronic for not wearing a seatbelt.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Thu Nov 14, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Colne Road again.
Replies: 156
Views: 6082

Re: Colne Road again.

I know if my mate was speeding or driving dangerously I'd ask to get out of the car. Also I dont think it will have been the first time they have partaken in that sort of driving, so possibly were well aware on what they were going to do, or doing when the incident happened. You'd ask to get out of...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Thu Nov 14, 2019 10:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Colne Road again.
Replies: 156
Views: 6082

Re: Colne Road again.

I wouldn't believe everything you read in the paper, that's a 30mph road, I very much doubt you can do so much damage to other vehicles and kill a passenger going at that speed. I don't think we are getting the whole truth here, from the paper or the police statement. They don't wear seat belts, cl...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Nov 13, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 21182
Views: 473081

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Where’s the desperation? Just stating a direct quote from a significant businessman. You’re the one make a spurious Ronaldo to Burnley comparison. It's a poor excuse from the bloke and we all know it's ********, see my answer. As a country we make less than 2 million cars a year. VAG make 5 million...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Nov 13, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 21182
Views: 473081

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Tesla locates first European production plant in Berlin - Britain not in the running due to "uncertainties surrounding Brexit" https://www.ft.com/content/c7b6898a-058b-11ea-a984-fbbacad9e7dd I've already responded to this earlier up the page.... Not really, or not the main reason. If you'...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Nov 13, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 21182
Views: 473081

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Another business casualty of Brexit https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-50400068 Not really, or not the main reason. If you're going to create a new factory specifically for EV vehicles do you place it in a country which has the HQ for the 2nd largest car manufacturer in the world and already has t...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Nov 13, 2019 8:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight McSteal
Replies: 66
Views: 3846

Re: Dwight McSteal

I reckon they're going to say Danny Ings because that's another one on here that some people can't seem to understand :lol:
by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Nov 13, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 21182
Views: 473081

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

https://www.politics.co.uk/comment-anal ... ct-checked

Interesting article on state aid and nationalisation.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Nov 13, 2019 12:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Death Penalty.
Replies: 243
Views: 8417

Re: The Death Penalty.

Bfcboyo wrote:Is it not open to debate as any other subject?

Surely crimes like this warrant such punishments.


Probably better off just castrating the fella instead, chemically or surgically.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Tue Nov 12, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight McSteal
Replies: 66
Views: 3846

Re: Dwight McSteal

There are still people on here now who don't seem to be aware of the clause in Trippiers contract :roll:
by GodIsADeeJay81
Mon Nov 11, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Child flung from car ......
Replies: 13
Views: 1676

Re: Child flung from car ......

My kids could all undo their seatbelts at 2yrs old :roll:
Thankfully I'm not having anymore, the shock when they appear at my shoulder isn't something I want to experience again :lol:
by GodIsADeeJay81
Mon Nov 11, 2019 11:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Andy Carroll
Replies: 47
Views: 7989

Re: Andy Carroll

Over rated donkey.

Just once he's scored double figures in a PL season, but for all the hype you'd think it was a regular occurrence.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sat Nov 09, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A loss today and we could be on the edge
Replies: 14
Views: 783

Re: A loss today and we could be on the edge

A loss and this place will be unbearable due to the usual suspects.

A scraped win and this place will be just about bearable.

Hard fought win and it will be fine.

A win like we had down there the other year and the usual suspects won't be posting because they won't be given time of day.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Fri Nov 08, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What price Dwight ?
Replies: 76
Views: 3340

Re: What price Dwight ?

Conroy92 wrote:Kieran Trippier.

At the time, thought we were robbed for Chris Eagles and Tyrone Mings too.


Clause in Trippiers contract stipulated what we had to sell him for.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Thu Nov 07, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Netflix / prime recommendations
Replies: 29
Views: 1433

Re: Netflix / prime recommendations

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Been meaning to watch moneyball for a while. Noted.


Good film.

The actual person, Billy Beane, is part of the consortium that owns Barnsley.

I think it's versions of his system that's used at places like Fulham, but I could be wrong.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Thu Nov 07, 2019 8:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Climate Change - Again
Replies: 26
Views: 740

Re: Climate Change - Again

If the Green Party can't get a decent number of seats now then they'll never do it.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Nov 06, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Petrol or diesel
Replies: 80
Views: 2343

Re: Petrol or diesel

Caballo wrote:It is a start, it's the usual broad brush approach I have issue with. The latest euro6 diesels are producing less emissions than the current crop of petrol cars.


Only if driven in the right conditions and as I've pointed out, a lot of them aren't...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Nov 06, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Petrol or diesel
Replies: 80
Views: 2343

Re: Petrol or diesel

So looks like Bristol will be banning diesel even though a modern diesel car is cleaner and more efficient than petrol... https://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/empowering-the-planet/diesel-cars-banned-in-major-uk-city-to-improve-air-quality/ar-AAJTR5T?MSCC=1571597983&ocid=spartanntp Diesels are only c...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Nov 06, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: You think you know someone, but actually you dont
Replies: 32
Views: 2034

Re: You think you know someone, but actually you dont

I used to work in cash generator years ago, had a regular customer coming in to buy/sell stuff.
Seemed like a nice enough bloke, chatted regularly for the 18 months I was there.

He then legged it from the Channel islands to France on a canoe with an underage girl he was seeing...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Wed Nov 06, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: You think you know someone, but actually you dont
Replies: 32
Views: 2034

Re: You think you know someone, but actually you dont

What I do find strange is that I have, despite being a reasonably law abiding citizen, been friends in the past with quite a few criminals, including one that got jailed for armed robbery many years ago (after spending half his adult life in prison for minor offences). I don't know why this has bee...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Tue Nov 05, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Trump's Impeachment
Replies: 314
Views: 12514

Re: Trump's Impeachment

Ambassador Sondland has flipped on Trump and admitted, in sworn testimony, that he told Ukraine that military aid was tied to their commitment to the investigations that Trump wanted. What say you, FSBurnley? https://www.nytimes.com/2019/11/05/us/politics/impeachment-trump.html?smid=nytcore-ios-sha...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Tue Nov 05, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What price Dwight ?
Replies: 76
Views: 3340

Re: What price Dwight ?

Dyched wrote:But the club would be openly saying he’s a £50m footballer. He’d have every right to warrant a wage to match which we couldn’t possibly offer.


Rice is going to be annoyed with a £100 million valuation and only being on £30-40k a week then...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Tue Nov 05, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What price Dwight ?
Replies: 76
Views: 3340

Re: What price Dwight ?

It's a seller's market though for English players.

Plus Dwight has a contract until 2023 with a further 12 month option, so we can absolutely hold out for a huge fee.
by GodIsADeeJay81
Tue Nov 05, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What price Dwight ?
Replies: 76
Views: 3340

Re: What price Dwight ?

West Ham have apparently valued Declan Rice at £100 million, to hopefully scare off other clubs. Burnley need to develop the same mindset. If a club wants Dwight, chuck a high price on him, £60 million plus and that ensures we get a decent price because it's all about potential and Dwight has bags o...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sun Nov 03, 2019 10:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Inexcusable
Replies: 102
Views: 4685

Re: Inexcusable

I think the commentator said that Burnley have the worst record in the Premier League of passes not reaching their intended target ie a team mate Today will have made that record far worse Commentator doesn't know what he's on about. Newcastle are worse than us this season. Cardiff last season. Sto...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sun Nov 03, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Thoughts on how to protest VAR
Replies: 37
Views: 1256

Re: Thoughts on how to protest VAR

Clear contender for stupidest thread of the year...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sun Nov 03, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 96
Views: 5544

Re: Danny Drinkwater

I think my original point is good. We need to bring players through. We cannot buy and pay 25 PL standard players so we have, at some stage, to supplement the squad via our youth development. This in a thread about a professional footballer who is costing us around £50k p.w. for doing absolutely fe...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sun Nov 03, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 96
Views: 5544

Re: Danny Drinkwater

To be honest, I'm not really sure what you mean. They have been tweaking it one way or the other for years. We've been bringing in lads (McNeil is the obvious one) who other clubs haven't wanted, would you call that upgrading the system? Our training facilities were toss compared to others really, ...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sun Nov 03, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 96
Views: 5544

Re: Danny Drinkwater

boatshed bill wrote:Our youth team players were 10/11ish when SD took over


Didn't answer the question
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sun Nov 03, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 96
Views: 5544

Re: Danny Drinkwater

boatshed bill wrote:Through youth and development squad to PL, yes, one.


When was our youth system upgraded out of interest?

How quickly are you expecting results?
Do you understand the fact that things take time to work to a certain level...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sun Nov 03, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Frank Lampard
Replies: 86
Views: 5908

Re: Frank Lampard

cricketfieldclarets wrote:So he was signed when Hazard was there?


You know full well the deal, you're just being an arse on here again
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sun Nov 03, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 96
Views: 5544

Re: Danny Drinkwater

Some clubs have a lot more money to waste. Some clubs have bought badly and got relegated. We have done well to still be in the PL, but we need to address some issues before too long, and spending in excess of £10m on players not good enough to get a game is one of these issues. 7 years of Sean Dyc...
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sun Nov 03, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope
Replies: 78
Views: 4938

Re: Pope

Steddyman wrote:Before he broke his shoulder and got scared of diving.


Pope didn't break his shoulder though....
by GodIsADeeJay81
Sun Nov 03, 2019 5:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope
Replies: 78
Views: 4938

Re: Pope

Bin Ont Turf wrote:He likes to go with his legs and feet because he is so tall.

Heaton's saving that 3rd goal with his hands for me.


According to Wiki, there's an inch difference in height.

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