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by KellyClaret
Fri Mar 06, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cricket - Pathetic
Replies: 74
Views: 2628

Re: Cricket - Pathetic

cricketfieldclarets wrote:
Fri Mar 06, 2020 10:05 am
I know it was the womens game. I just dont understand the relevance?

Is Tony suggesting the womens game is worth less than the mens?
You are an absolute halfwit
by KellyClaret
Fri Mar 06, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cricket - Pathetic
Replies: 74
Views: 2628

Re: Cricket - Pathetic

Surprised not much on here given how big a fan everyone claims to be. If anyone ever doubted how terrible a sport this is, this week summed it up. Semi final of a World Cup. England v India. In India’s backyard. The biggest game of some of these guys career. And the game is abandoned before it’s st...
by KellyClaret
Fri Mar 06, 2020 9:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cheltenham Festival
Replies: 16
Views: 1614

Re: Cheltenham Festival

Anyone come across any decent previews of next week?
by KellyClaret
Sun Mar 01, 2020 6:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: No pressure then, Nick
Replies: 70
Views: 5366

Re: No pressure then, Nick

Why should he jump the queue? His stats are no better than Popes. It is also only his first season of producing it in the Prem. Pope has more experience. He has certainly put himself in the 3 but certainly not as first choice. Some are better, some are worse but it depends which you want out of a k...
by KellyClaret
Wed Feb 26, 2020 6:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11794
Views: 234274

Re: Coronavirus

Can any of you brain boxes work out the death rate for Italy? 11 deaths out of 322 reported cases.

Any ideas on why this rate is vastly different to the numbers coming out of China?
by KellyClaret
Mon Feb 24, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11794
Views: 234274

Re: Coronavirus

7 dead of 220 infected in Italy?
by KellyClaret
Sun Feb 23, 2020 11:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11794
Views: 234274

Re: Coronavirus

2 dead out of 79 infected in Italy?

Can anyone give reasons as to why this is nothing to worry about?

Or is it time to start stocking up on water and tinned food?
by KellyClaret
Mon Feb 17, 2020 6:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How each team defends...
Replies: 2
Views: 540

Re: How each team defends...

Came across this brilliant graphic demonstrating the areas of the pitch in which each team does most of their defending. It shows how effective our high press is with our strikers working hard to close down allowing Westwood and Cork to pounce on loose balls in midfield. We are only bettered by the...
by KellyClaret
Sun Feb 16, 2020 9:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Can you be offside from a corner?
Replies: 23
Views: 1898

Re: Can you be offside from a corner?

Herts Clarets wrote:
Sun Feb 16, 2020 8:34 am
The FIFA website states no offside from a corner, goal kick or throw in.
Completely missed that, also didn't realise you couldn't be offisde from a goalkick.
by KellyClaret
Sun Feb 16, 2020 8:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Southampton v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 69
Views: 4405

Re: Southampton v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Taylor 7
Mee 8
Tarks 8
Bardsley 7
McNeil 6
Westwood 8
Cork 7
Hendrick 8
Jay 6
Wood 5
Vydra 7
by KellyClaret
Sun Feb 16, 2020 8:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Can you be offside from a corner?
Replies: 23
Views: 1898

Re: Can you be offside from a corner?

You can't be offside direct from a corner, but that exemption doesn't extend to second, third, fourth passes after the corner. You cannot be offside at the moment the corner is taken. You can be offside a split second later when someone else touches it. There is no exemption for a corner. But it wo...
by KellyClaret
Sat Feb 15, 2020 9:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Offside law?
Replies: 27
Views: 790

Re: Offside law?

Not strictly true. For example in the case where an attacker is deemed to be interfering with play for standing in the goalkeepers eyeline. Yep, absolutely agree, I should have been more specific. I am talking about the situation when a ball is directly played to a player in a potential offisde pos...
by KellyClaret
Sat Feb 15, 2020 9:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Offside law?
Replies: 27
Views: 790

Re: Offside law?

Ric_C wrote:
Sat Feb 15, 2020 9:31 am
If the ball was played backwards, wasn’t he at a disadvantage from being beyond the last defender rather than gaining an advantage?
It's irrelevant whether the player gains an advantage or not - that is not the rule.
by KellyClaret
Sat Feb 15, 2020 9:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Offside law?
Replies: 27
Views: 790

Re: Offside law?

I have a question about VAR and offside. Once the screen says “offside” is that it? Or can the ref go to the pitch side monitor to look at it? Why would he need to? Offside is a black and white issue, the player is either off or on. There is no subjectivity or grey area. Whether the player is prove...
by KellyClaret
Sat Feb 15, 2020 9:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Offside law?
Replies: 27
Views: 790

Re: Offside law?

Quickenthetempo wrote:
Sat Feb 15, 2020 9:18 am
He didn't gain an advantage. Best to watch it.
Well Wolves went on to score from the position. However marginal, he was offisde. The rule was followed correctly.
by KellyClaret
Sat Feb 15, 2020 8:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Offside law?
Replies: 27
Views: 790

Re: Offside law?

He's in front of the ball (albeit marginally) when the ball is played. He is moving from a offside position to onside position to collect the ball. This has been classified as offside for as long as I can remember.
by KellyClaret
Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our run in
Replies: 11
Views: 1579

Re: Our run in

cricketfieldclarets wrote:
Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:35 pm
But they could still be unbeaten...
Yes they could but that's not what he had disputed, is it?
by KellyClaret
Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Man City banned from Europe
Replies: 115
Views: 3532

Re: Man City banned from Europe

Most of the case is based on hacked emails according to Journos on Twiiter How does that count for evidence? Why wouldn't it they are genuine and pointed towards wrongdoing? Anyway I don't think the hacked emails are to be used as evidence, they alrerted UEFA to start an inquiry and any evidence ga...
by KellyClaret
Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Man City banned from Europe
Replies: 115
Views: 3532

Re: Man City banned from Europe

Spijed wrote:
Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:23 pm
Didn't Leicester do something similar?
There's nothing wrong with the owners companies sponsoring or having name rights to the stadium. The reason City have been punished is because the amount that they have been sponsored is deemed to far exceed market value.
by KellyClaret
Fri Feb 14, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Man City banned from Europe
Replies: 115
Views: 3532

Re: Man City banned from Europe

Surely this would also put them in breach of Premier League FFP rules too?

I wonder what action the Premier league will take
by KellyClaret
Thu Feb 13, 2020 4:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Any update in the Steve Stone investigation
Replies: 16
Views: 1545

Re: Any update in the Steve Stone investigation

titsoutforthelads wrote:
Thu Feb 13, 2020 4:47 pm
Was transferred from the old site and refers to my a lot younger days
Did you used to work as a stripper?
by KellyClaret
Sun Feb 09, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: financial table
Replies: 42
Views: 3059

Re: financial table

martin_p wrote:
Sun Feb 09, 2020 12:14 pm
This post needs bringing to the top of the board every time a transfer window opens.
I'm sorry but why does the wealth of the Chairman have to do with financial health of BFC?

We have long moved on from a business model in which losses are underwritten.
by KellyClaret
Sat Oct 12, 2019 12:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kipchoge 1:59
Replies: 32
Views: 1625

Re: Kipchoge 1:59

"To break the mark, he had to run 100m in 17.08 seconds 422 times in a row at a speed of 21.1kph (13.1 mph)."

Incredible feat.
by KellyClaret
Sat Oct 12, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JBG injured.
Replies: 66
Views: 6261

Re: JBG injured.

Really don't understand why we allowed him to go when just recovering form an injury, and with his history. I wonder whose decision it was? We have no say in it, considering we deemed him fit enough to play against Everton. Our medical team will have briefed Iceland's team but ultimately if they wa...
by KellyClaret
Sat Oct 12, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our form this year
Replies: 4
Views: 1083

Re: Our form this year

Well since that 5-1 drubbing against Everton on Boxing day. We've played 27 games since then. Won 12 drawn 6 and lost 9. Scored 39 goals and conceded 36. And gained 42 points. I think that's right. Not bad really. In fact, pretty good and fairly consistent. Let's hope we can continue in the same ma...
by KellyClaret
Sat Sep 14, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: £80m you'r having a laugh
Replies: 26
Views: 6540

Re: £80m you'r having a laugh

Rileybobs wrote:Not sure how you think that Hazard was a level above Sterling last season.
Hazard's not black.
by KellyClaret
Fri Aug 30, 2019 11:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC accuse Russia of war crime
Replies: 2
Views: 618

Re: BBC accuse Russia of war crime

Horrendous situation whatever the reasons for the poor unfortunates having to endure life out there, but bbc are saying they have evidence a so called "double tap" strike was deployed on a market killing over 60. denials inevitably made, but it sounds very bad. Link? The only thing I can find is a ...
by KellyClaret
Wed Aug 28, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Power cut at Turf
Replies: 20
Views: 2650

Re: Power cut at Turf

I’ve already been turned away from a barbers for not having an appointment today, I wasn’t aware that was even a thing? Absolutely scandalous. Barbers should be have a no appointment rule, you just sit and wait for your turn. If you want to make an appointment to get your hair done then go to a hai...
by KellyClaret
Wed Aug 28, 2019 12:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Apart from possibly the queen
Replies: 32
Views: 3123

Re: Apart from possibly the queen

Prince Andrew close friends with paedophile Epstein. Prince Charles and other royals close with paedophile Jimmy Saville.

How many paedophiles do you associate with?

All very murky if you ask me.
by KellyClaret
Thu Aug 15, 2019 2:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chelsea take legal action against ticket touts
Replies: 18
Views: 1910

Re: Chelsea take legal action against ticket touts

ClaretTony wrote:... one of the 11 jailed for 6 months...
Not for ticket touting but contempt of court.
by KellyClaret
Tue Jul 30, 2019 7:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: IBS
Replies: 52
Views: 5550

Re: IBS

A lot of anecdotal evidence that low carbohydrate diets such as keto help greatly with IBS https://www.dietdoctor.com/low-carb/benefits/ibs" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; As others have mentioned IBS is an inflammation, so things that help reduce inflammation should help. Things like...
by KellyClaret
Thu Jul 25, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight’s Boxing
Replies: 25
Views: 2470

Re: Tonight’s Boxing

I think its a good card but never PPV, theres no belts on the line The reason its a good card is because hes paying them good money, hence the PPV so you cant really complain We pay £30 the US pay nearer £100 They pay no where near £100. Wilder vs Fury was an extremely expensive PPV for the US mark...
by KellyClaret
Fri Jul 19, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joe Hart
Replies: 51
Views: 7920

Re: Joe Hart

I have often said that 90% of poster's on this forum know absolutely nothing about football, what is needed to be a professional, the demands and pressures of the game, and the mentality required to ply your trade in front of 20,000 experts every week. This post from Inchy has just proved my theory...
by KellyClaret
Wed Jul 17, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Tripps to complete move to Atletico Madrid
Replies: 30
Views: 2059

Re: ARTICLE: Tripps to complete move to Atletico Madrid

Funny old game is football. Atletico managed by Simeone are a team Dyche has admired for many years, borrowing many of their keys to success and applying it to little ol' Burnley. Now Atletico signs one of the players to really thrive and improve under the tutelage of Mr Dyche and this system. Well ...
by KellyClaret
Tue Jul 16, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 587962

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Utc has gone from too many keepers, Hart needs moving on to the goalkeeping situation needs sorting out ASAP in the blink of a newspaper article. Good opportunity for those who know about Hart's contract here. Surely all three 'different' opinions you seem to have picked up on are actually all the ...
by KellyClaret
Mon Jul 08, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football Manager 09/10
Replies: 11
Views: 931

Re: Football Manager 09/10

Swizzlestick wrote:Just spotted Kennedy Bakircioglu in the 110 Club.
Champ Man 01/02 Legend
by KellyClaret
Wed Jun 19, 2019 8:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Soucek on 140k p/m
Replies: 4
Views: 1112

Re: Soucek on 140k p/m

Local press here are crowing that Slavia can afford to keep their top talent as he is now on 4m Kc a month. which is roughly 140k gbp p/m He'd be a worth a gamble for that sort of wage if he can be tempted by PL football. Would also link up nicely with Matej Fee could be high 7 figures though Are y...
by KellyClaret
Sat May 18, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Luka Jovic
Replies: 71
Views: 9370

Re: Luka Jovic

Hes ****. I knew nothing. What a strange OP, the gist of it being, look at me me I was right about something. You are trying to make it out as though you are some sort of football scouting, idiot savant. But in reality you probably just played a bit of Football Manager or Fifa to base your suggesti...
by KellyClaret
Sun Dec 16, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nakhi Wells
Replies: 62
Views: 7638

Re: Nakhi Wells

If we go down then he would have more chance of game time,but that's not certain,he would also be in the final year of his contract,assuming we didn't offer an extension,some moves work out some don't,sadly Nakhi falls into the latter camp. The club have the option on adding one year to his contract.
by KellyClaret
Fri Dec 14, 2018 8:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Yaya Toure on his way?
Replies: 114
Views: 13931

Re: Yaya Toure on his way?

It might be a bit harder to secure our target after last night's results.
by KellyClaret
Sat Nov 24, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leg 2
Replies: 48
Views: 3378

Re: Leg 2

piston broke wrote:BBC now reporting 1045pm ko. Perez has been to hospital with glass in his eye but expects to play.
Postponed until tomorrow. 5pm local time.
by KellyClaret
Fri Nov 09, 2018 6:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sir Ian McKellen
Replies: 16
Views: 2159

Re: Sir Ian McKellen

ClaretAndJew wrote:Sold out already.
Loads of tickets left at the Mechanics when I booked. Maybe only 1/4 gone when selecting a seat a few hours ago
by KellyClaret
Fri Nov 09, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sir Ian McKellen
Replies: 16
Views: 2159

Sir Ian McKellen

Just seen that Sir Ian McKellen has announced a country wide tour with a few shows in Burnley.

Anyone going?
by KellyClaret
Thu Sep 20, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Should we risk Defour on Saturday?
Replies: 47
Views: 3434

Re: Should we risk Defour on Saturday?

claretblue wrote:it appears that all his rehabilitation has taken place in Belgium and not under the supervision of Burnleys medical/sports scientists
I can guarantee you that even if his rehab was completed in Belgium that was with cooperation and oversight from the BFC medical team
by KellyClaret
Thu Aug 30, 2018 5:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Traffic in town
Replies: 21
Views: 2555

Re: Traffic in town

1fat its worse on Colne road and going up towards the ground......if i were you drive down Via Eastern Avenue towards the Fire Station...Ormerod Road is being resurfaced but i suspect it will be open before the match traffic. Just been going up the opposite way Queen Victoria Road/Eastern Avenue an...
by KellyClaret
Wed Aug 29, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wikipedia Appeal.
Replies: 7
Views: 1194

Re: Wikipedia Appeal.

FactualFrank wrote:Let people donate if they wish to. I donate a lot to a hospice instead.
What do you mean you donate to a hospice instead? A hospice has nothing to do with Wikipedia

You can donate to more than one organisation you know?
by KellyClaret
Wed Aug 29, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Yaya passes medical in London
Replies: 48
Views: 5515

Re: Yaya passes medical in London

It'll be for some far and distant club, maybe in China or Qatar but Yaya really doesn't fancy it.

Comes across as a last ditch attempt to force the hand of an English side may have already been in negotiations with.
by KellyClaret
Tue Aug 28, 2018 3:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: US Open Tennis
Replies: 6
Views: 608

Re: US Open Tennis

Buxtonclaret wrote:Norrie has been getting some good results.
Tried to find a stream for his match last night, but couldn't.
You can watch it on Amazon Prime video
by KellyClaret
Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wells
Replies: 51
Views: 6673

Re: Wells

Well i am probably in the minority here but I hope he does really well for them (for his sake not QPR's) I would have liked him to have had a proper chance here. Surely anyone can see the benefit of him doing well there means that we can get a transfer fee for him next summer and therefor would wan...
by KellyClaret
Sat Aug 18, 2018 7:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Michael Jolley Interviewed
Replies: 28
Views: 3230

Re: Michael Jolley Interviewed

Vossen was only here for about 10 minutes! How's he supposed to improve him? Steven Reid and Matty Taylor, top professionals at the end of their careers. How's he supposed to improve them, they're already there. There's some disingenuous people on here. I'm not suggesting Dyche should've improved t...