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by RammyClaret61
Sun Feb 23, 2020 12:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: dyche !!! let's hear it from the early season critics .
Replies: 6
Views: 305

Re: dyche !!! let's hear it from the early season critics .

Only 4 teams won more than us. We must be doing something right?
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 22, 2020 11:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley's new airport
Replies: 22
Views: 1172

Re: Burnley's new airport

And I bet their team coach drove up empty to meet them at the airport.
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 22, 2020 10:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This day in 1975
Replies: 10
Views: 508

Re: This day in 1975

Always remember this game. I recorded the commentary off the tv on the Sunday. Sinstadt starts by saying, “Burnley verses Sheffield Utd, proof there are no easy games in the first division, Burnley could’ve been top, but went to Newcastle last week and lost” Listening to it just 5 years later and we...
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 22, 2020 5:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Laws of the Game-I learn something every day
Replies: 28
Views: 1315

Re: Laws of the Game-I learn something every day

You could say the keeper must be on his line when the ref blows for the kick to be taken, but then can move anywhere as long as he stays inside the 6 yard box.
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 22, 2020 4:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 22353
Views: 991040

Re: adeola friday

Malt
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 22, 2020 1:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Early kick off at Anfield
Replies: 32
Views: 1998

Re: ARTICLE: Early kick off at Anfield

Excellent news for us. 9:30pm kick off for us. Best time we’ve had in years. Only problem I can see we’ll have is it’s ANZAC Day.

Anyone in Melbourne, call in The Sherlock Holmes Inn. Collins st. See you there.
by RammyClaret61
Wed Feb 19, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Man City vs West Ham
Replies: 63
Views: 2505

Re: Man City vs West Ham

RalphCoatesComb wrote:
Wed Feb 19, 2020 8:46 pm
Too many empty seats given where Citeh are in the League !
Trouble with city fans is they now expect to win every game. They’re bored with playing bottom of the league clubs. Second is now seen as a failure to them. They are the optimum plastic club. I use to like city, but hate them now.
by RammyClaret61
Wed Feb 19, 2020 12:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: New Zealand Clarets to launch for Spurs game
Replies: 24
Views: 1118

Re: ARTICLE: New Zealand Clarets to launch for Spurs game

From all at Melbourne Clarets, best wishes to all you Clarets across the ditch. UTC.
by RammyClaret61
Sun Feb 16, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anti football.
Replies: 5
Views: 565

Re: Anti football.

Commentator said at one point “this is Burnley doing what they’re good at... being Burnley”
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 15, 2020 3:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Southampton v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 69
Views: 3442

Re: Southampton v Burnley - Player Ratings

From tv

Pope 7
Taylor 8
Mee 9
Tarks 9 mom
Bardsley 8
McNeil 6.
Westwood 7
Cork 6.
Hendrick 6.
Jay 7
Wood 7
Vydra 7.
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 15, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Offside law?
Replies: 27
Views: 701

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?
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 15, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Offside law?
Replies: 27
Views: 701

Re: Offside law?

Remember when we use to ridicule woman about not knowing the offside law? Well..........
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 15, 2020 7:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bury : No Wages
Replies: 787
Views: 90874

Re: Bury : No Wages

bfcjg wrote:
Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:42 pm
In the terrible bad old days a point against Bury was a great result. Sobering thought. Let's hope the powers that be now do genuine fit and proper persons test.
Stockport, Hereford, Torquay to mention a few who a draw was a good result against.
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 15, 2020 5:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football's Magic Money Tree
Replies: 3104
Views: 311890

Re: Football's Magic Money Tree

Could this be the catalyst that finally brings these clubs into line? Or is the fact that players and agents are so greedy that it will continue?
Chester Perry, do you think city will go through with the treat of just appealing their way out by outspending both UEFA and the premier league?
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 15, 2020 4:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Man City banned from Europe
Replies: 115
Views: 3071

Re: Man City banned from Europe

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. It’s also that City’s owners paid some of the “sponsorship money” out of thei...
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 15, 2020 2:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 49 sides have played in the Premier League, yet I think only ten have won their first game!
Replies: 38
Views: 1129

Re: 49 sides have played in the Premier League, yet I think only ten have won their first game!

Swindon? Didn’t they never play? Weren’t they relegated 2 divisions before even kicking a ball due to Lou Macari’s betting?

Edit: googled it. They went back up a couple of seasons later. Completely forgotten that.
by RammyClaret61
Fri Feb 14, 2020 6:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 49 sides have played in the Premier League, yet I think only ten have won their first game!
Replies: 38
Views: 1129

Re: 49 sides have played in the Premier League, yet I think only eleven have won their first game!

I’m more surprise that more than 50% of the 92 clubs have played in the Premier League.
by RammyClaret61
Tue Feb 11, 2020 3:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What games have you watched with lowest attendance
Replies: 53
Views: 1462

Re: What games have you watched with lowest attendance

I was at the Chesterfield game...seem to recall Clarets behind the goal being allowed under the covered terracing on the far side as it was pouring down. (I was in the main stand lol... ) Also one of the 1694 v Colchester I was there, wasn’t it snowing that night? I think there were only about 20 B...
by RammyClaret61
Tue Feb 11, 2020 1:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: what games have you attended with highest attendance ?
Replies: 62
Views: 1468

Re: what games have you attended with highest attendance ?

Crystal Palace v Clarets , 51,482 May 1979. Final game of the season with a win getting them promoted to Division one. Played on a friday night if my hazy memory serves me well. I was there that night. Quite a few Sunderland fans there as well if I remember right. If we’d‘ve won, Sunderland would’v...
by RammyClaret61
Sun Feb 09, 2020 2:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Safe Standing nearer
Replies: 39
Views: 1886

Re: Safe Standing nearer

BennyD wrote:
Sat Feb 08, 2020 7:35 pm
And when safe standing is re-introduced, I hope they remove the seats as they will become a trip hazard.
The seat should be locked in the up position. That’s how it’s done in Germany. If you have a ticket for a standing area, it will be standing only.
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 08, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds failing again ...
Replies: 56
Views: 3972

Re: Leeds failing again ...

Quickenthetempo wrote:
Sat Feb 08, 2020 8:28 pm
A very entertaining game which should of produced more goals.

Far better than the tripe that Rovers and Fulham served up.
But the result was by far entertainment enough!!
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 08, 2020 5:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 22353
Views: 991040

Re: adeola friday

Online
by RammyClaret61
Thu Feb 06, 2020 1:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What's your second sport?
Replies: 115
Views: 2040

Re: What's your second sport?

Wouldn't it be great if the top players in the PL just got completely ignored when they started rolling around in 'agony' and the media actually described them, correctly, as cheats. Small problem in the Premier league. You say they should be ignored. But you also have 20-30-50,000 fans screaming f...
by RammyClaret61
Wed Feb 05, 2020 9:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What's your second sport?
Replies: 115
Views: 2040

Re: What's your second sport?

If I could watch a second sport only I think it would be Aussie Rules or possibly tennis. Can't decide. Oddly despite my love of football I'm not a massive sports fan. Used to be a keen cyclist but not that bothered about watching it. Fair play to you on the Aussie Rules. I’ve lived here nearly 10 ...
by RammyClaret61
Wed Feb 05, 2020 7:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What's your second sport?
Replies: 115
Views: 2040

Re: What's your second sport?

Rugby League & Cricket, then F1.
by RammyClaret61
Tue Feb 04, 2020 1:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Post match twitter meltdown thread
Replies: 17
Views: 2548

Re: Post match twitter meltdown thread

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We’ve only got this, and the chain broke :lol:
by RammyClaret61
Sun Feb 02, 2020 2:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 22353
Views: 991040

Re: adeola friday

Old grey whistle test.
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 01, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kevin Friend doesn’t know backpass rule!
Replies: 26
Views: 1675

Re: Kevin Friend doesn’t know backpass rule!

Oldrod wrote:
Sat Feb 01, 2020 7:41 pm
by ClaretTony » 01 Feb 2020 17:30

Does any referee ever bother with the back pass law now?

Wait until Sunday
94th minute if the scores are level.
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 01, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Solution to low cup attendances
Replies: 39
Views: 1290

Re: Solution to low cup attendances

Yeah great solution that. At Utd they take money from your credit card for every non league game, wether you want to go or not. Then you have to request a refund if you don’t want to go. But if you request a refund that goes against you, and to many marks against you, then the following season when ...
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 01, 2020 6:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Transfer Windows...a question
Replies: 4
Views: 354

Re: Transfer Windows...a question

Jim Whites ego/career?
by RammyClaret61
Sat Feb 01, 2020 2:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 22353
Views: 991040

Re: adeola friday

Yes.. yes.. yes.. yes...... :shock:
by RammyClaret61
Fri Jan 31, 2020 6:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Wells joins Bristol City
Replies: 13
Views: 1727

Re: ARTICLE: Wells joins Bristol City

superdimitri wrote:
Fri Jan 31, 2020 5:49 am

Sad to see him go, another who I feel never got a real chance.
That’s funny, because most people were sad to see him arrive!
by RammyClaret61
Tue Jan 28, 2020 3:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football's Magic Money Tree
Replies: 3104
Views: 311890

Re: Football's Magic Money Tree

It's entirely theoretical but football managers take on Brexit is a ruling whereby players under the age of 23 can only be granted work permits if they have represented their country so many times. It's actually not too different to how it is now with players outside the EU and could pose us some t...
by RammyClaret61
Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our mentality - both club and fans
Replies: 102
Views: 3019

Re: Our mentality - both club and fans

Might want to ask a different question, where do you think football will be in 5 — 10 years, will there be a prem league or will the big clubs have broken away? We can’t compete without a sugar daddy & sooner or later time & under investment will catch up with us. Excellent question. But we are nev...
by RammyClaret61
Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our mentality - both club and fans
Replies: 102
Views: 3019

Re: Our mentality - both club and fans

If you can’t compete in this league on the revenue payments in excess of £100 million then what’s the point of it all. Oh come on. £100 million is not massive in premier league terms. Manchester City who are not going to win this league are paying £145m per season on wages alone. Not including tran...
by RammyClaret61
Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our mentality - both club and fans
Replies: 102
Views: 3019

Re: Our mentality - both club and fans

But he worked hard and found a way to be one of the best. We as a club need to do the same. Not just be happy where we are but actually want to win this league. It really isn’t that difficult. But he didn’t do it in 10 minutes. We might win this league, but it might take another 20 years. Seems lik...
by RammyClaret61
Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our mentality - both club and fans
Replies: 102
Views: 3019

Re: Our mentality - both club and fans

I think you'll find people will stop bothering very quickly with this approach, the 20K will drop to 15K which will drop to the hardcore 10-12K of us that was on regardless during the lower divisions, then we will still go down regardless, surely now is the time to have a pop at some silverware? If...
by RammyClaret61
Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our mentality - both club and fans
Replies: 102
Views: 3019

Re: Our mentality - both club and fans

In both 5 & 10 years time, I’d like us to be finishing in the highest position possible of the 92 available. I’d be very happy if all 10 years we finished between 17 & 10. Surely every Burnley fan wants us to be in this division? If not why are you bothering?

It really is a stupid question imo.
by RammyClaret61
Mon Jan 27, 2020 5:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 22353
Views: 991040

Re: adeola friday

Full house
by RammyClaret61
Sun Jan 26, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR again
Replies: 75
Views: 2487

Re: VAR again

Ashingtonclaret46 wrote:
Sun Jan 26, 2020 10:04 pm
In the PL there are two more pairs of eyes with the VAR and the Assistant VAR being involved ---good isn't it?
Decisions by committee.
by RammyClaret61
Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 1305
Views: 125309

Re: Bolton

If they were a racehorse they would have been put down by now.

Bury didn’t even get to start the race.
by RammyClaret61
Sun Jan 26, 2020 2:22 am
Forum: Guess The Gate
Topic: 2019/20: Burnley v Arsenal
Replies: 24
Views: 227

Re: 2019/20: Burnley v Arsenal

21000
by RammyClaret61
Sat Jan 25, 2020 11:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: And that is why the crowd was 8k
Replies: 153
Views: 5280

Re: And that is why the crowd was 8k

cricketfieldclarets wrote:
Sat Jan 25, 2020 11:06 pm
Equally as you didn’t go. You can’t comment. That’s how it works right?
.. and I’ve not commented on the game.
by RammyClaret61
Sat Jan 25, 2020 10:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anyway - the next four league games
Replies: 45
Views: 2874

Re: Anyway - the next four league games

jrgbfc wrote:
Sat Jan 25, 2020 10:40 pm
I've given up trying to predict our results this season. We seem to win a few on the bounce, then go and lose a few. I wouldn't be surprised if we took 8 or 9 points, but equally I wouldn't be surprised to see us struggle.
Finally worked out how football works. 😉
by RammyClaret61
Sat Jan 25, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: And that is why the crowd was 8k
Replies: 153
Views: 5280

Re: And that is why the crowd was 8k

I thought the rule of thumb was, you pay your money, you’ve every right to complain. So what’s the op complaining for? He didn’t go.

Just the same with politic, if you didn’t vote, you can’t complain what you get.
by RammyClaret61
Sat Jan 25, 2020 10:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: adeola friday
Replies: 22353
Views: 991040

Re: adeola friday

Leia.
by RammyClaret61
Fri Jan 24, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood Song
Replies: 57
Views: 1933

Re: Chris Wood Song

Or..

We’ve got Chris Wood,
Kiwi Chris Wood,
I really don’t think you understand.
He can score with his head,
He’ll score with his feet,
In fact he scores all the time.

Repeat.....
by RammyClaret61
Fri Jan 24, 2020 2:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood Song
Replies: 57
Views: 1933

Re: Chris Wood Song

What about something like the Haka. Everyone in the cricket field stand slapping their thighs, sticking their tongues out!! Then leaping in the air after the Haaaaaa.

Kamate kamate ora
Chris Wood is our goal scorer
Kamate kamate ora
Our very own Kiwi scorer
Ka ora ka ora
Chris Wood.. Haaaaaaa