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by Steddyman
Fri Jan 17, 2020 7:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 811
Views: 88335

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

I'm not on drugs!........But you have been a continuous Whiner on here for weeks now...I haven't seen much "constructive criticism" as much as i've seen continual criticism! It's far more constructive to want the club to sign players and move the team forwards than it is to accept everything Dyche ...
by Steddyman
Fri Jan 17, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 811
Views: 88335

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Unfortunately most of the regular contributors to this board are just miserable human beings looking for any reason to complain or whinge. Its just their inherent nature. The same ones complaining about the attempts to control the financial side of the club would be the first ones crying if we went...
by Steddyman
Thu Jan 16, 2020 5:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery
Replies: 141
Views: 4585

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery

If Wood doesn’t make the weekend, at least that might force Dyche to give the striker we have all been wanting him to play a chance.

Kevin Long.
by Steddyman
Wed Jan 15, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 811
Views: 88335

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

I love the optimism of some posters suggesting that if we don't sign anybody in this window then we will have more to spend in the summer. :x I don't mind the pain it's the hope that's killing me. :cry: We'll have tons to spend in the summer in this scenario, since we will be relegated and can offl...
by Steddyman
Wed Jan 15, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 811
Views: 88335

99 pages of frustration at not signing anyone

Renamed the thread. Seems more appropriate
by Steddyman
Sat Jan 11, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargo lifted
Replies: 388
Views: 11812

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargo lifted

Still no Vydra,we might as well cash in on him if Leeds are still interested,good to see Koiki make the bench. For me, this shows Sean's greatest weakness. Other managers have teams thrown together by recruitment teams and Football Directors and still manage to get them playing well together. This ...
by Steddyman
Sat Jan 11, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Colne Rd Shut Again
Replies: 29
Views: 1834

Re: Colne Rd Shut Again

I’m no racist and didn’t want Brexit (the two are linked), but I agree the number of idiots parking close to junctions all over Colne road is the reason for these accidents. I’ve had to pull out of my road a number of times with cars parked leading into the road making it impossible to see past.
by Steddyman
Sat Jan 11, 2020 12:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: LG tvs
Replies: 43
Views: 1380

Re: LG tvs

LG OLEDs are the best. The LG OS is the old Web OS from palm and is the most feature rich interface on a TV.

Stay clear of the sub £500 lcds though, they’re awful.
by Steddyman
Wed Jan 08, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 811
Views: 88335

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Not going to come here to sit behind Bardsley though is he? Anyone who comes in is unlikely to start before the Norwich FA Cup game. I would say the most important things to sort first are a Centre midfielder and a Right Winger. I would like to see SOMEONE LIKE Phillips at Leeds (obviously won't be...
by Steddyman
Tue Jan 07, 2020 6:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 811
Views: 88335

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Vegas Claret wrote:
Tue Jan 07, 2020 3:59 pm
Nixon might as well say there is nothing in any Burnley story
And like normal, he'd be right. Let's start a Dyche to Norwich thread :)
by Steddyman
Tue Jan 07, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche - "Mike Rigg has had it tougher than expected"
Replies: 168
Views: 7370

Re: Dyche - "Mike Rigg has had it tougher than expected"

I wouldn't be surprised to see Dyche call it a day at the end of the season whether we stay up or go down. We are in a Catch 22 situation. He is our perfect manager, but we won't (rightly so) spend £90k a week on a big name (who won't accept a 50% pay cut on relegation). So unless Rigg starts unear...
by Steddyman
Mon Jan 06, 2020 10:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Vydra
Replies: 124
Views: 6656

Re: Vydra

Sean doesn't play Vydra because he doesn't suit is preferred style of play, ie Hoofball.
by Steddyman
Mon Jan 06, 2020 10:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche - "Mike Rigg has had it tougher than expected"
Replies: 168
Views: 7370

Re: Dyche - "Mike Rigg has had it tougher than expected"

dsr wrote:
Mon Jan 06, 2020 1:33 pm
Perhaps the problem is that he's using the same analytics as other clubs so he's identifying the same players. We have to find good players that other Premier clubs don't want.
I'd be happy with us signing the players most of the better Championship clubs sign.
by Steddyman
Mon Jan 06, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The chairman’s comments on the transfer situation
Replies: 244
Views: 8363

Re: The chairman’s comments on the transfer situation

I do wonder what we have to gain by attempting to expand into international markets. We are offering the same product as hundreds of other ‘clubs’ and an inferior one to many. What is unique about Burnley, why would there be any significant interest in our club internationally? Is that you again Mi...
by Steddyman
Sun Jan 05, 2020 12:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The chairman’s comments on the transfer situation
Replies: 244
Views: 8363

Re: The chairman’s comments on the transfer situation

Burnley Ace wrote:
Sun Jan 05, 2020 12:41 am
Because that’s what investors do? Burnley barley make an operating profit.
They don't need a profit if money laundering. They are happy to convert £100 million of dirty money into £50 million of clean money.
by Steddyman
Sun Jan 05, 2020 12:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The chairman’s comments on the transfer situation
Replies: 244
Views: 8363

Re: The chairman’s comments on the transfer situation

What’s it worth as a small prem league club? How much would you spend, how much would you invest each year and what % ROI would you want? Why do you think investors want a ROI? If it was easy to do that in the Premier League, then why are only Burnley being touted as a strong business model? I've s...
by Steddyman
Sat Jan 04, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 811
Views: 88335

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Not wishing to seem negative but... if we could, during this window, offload players SD doesn't want, Gibson, Hart, Vydra and the already gone Drinkwater, and carry on til the end of the season with what we have available, I'd see that as a step in the right direction for the future. So significant...
by Steddyman
Sat Jan 04, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joe Hart
Replies: 72
Views: 4053

Re: Joe Hart

Out too far too soon for first, but would have been OK but for the awful header from Lowton. All over the place for the second. At least he's developed then. One of his main problems last season was he would never come off his goaline. Here he is at the edge of the box, give him a chance. I'd be wi...
by Steddyman
Sat Jan 04, 2020 7:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JBG - hamstring
Replies: 27
Views: 2175

Re: JBG - hamstring

Neither Lennon and JBG seem to be back long before they pick up another injury so it's difficult to really count them as players. They'll make the odd appearance here and there, but feel that's about it. That is a problem with our transfer policy. We try to sign players out of favour at other clubs...
by Steddyman
Sat Jan 04, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dont **** with Cats
Replies: 12
Views: 2187

Re: Dont **** with Cats

I really enjoyed it.
by Steddyman
Sat Jan 04, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The chairman’s comments on the transfer situation
Replies: 244
Views: 8363

Re: The chairman’s comments on the transfer situation

I think the bigger issue is the dross we are playing on the pitch. I can’t help but feel a lot more people would be happy with our lot, if we weren’t so miserable to watch week in week out. Suggesting we aren’t getting any more new players, just tells us that dross is going to continue.
by Steddyman
Thu Jan 02, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are you missing the Peterborough game ? If so why ?
Replies: 120
Views: 2959

Re: Are you missing the Peterborough game ? If so why ?

It will be the first home game i've missed in five years, but yes I'm not going on. That makes me sad.

Sean won't take it seriously and will play a second fiddle team, and we'll get beat anyway after playing longball for 90 minutes.
by Steddyman
Wed Jan 01, 2020 11:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche: January Signings Unlikely
Replies: 99
Views: 5317

Re: Dyche: January Signings Unlikely

Time for a new manager then. I’d prefer to go down playing exciting football than watch the dross we are subjected to. No point signing flair players anyway, as we found with Defour the system that Dyche plays trains any flair out of them.
by Steddyman
Wed Jan 01, 2020 3:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Did everyone enjoy
Replies: 4
Views: 621

Re: Did everyone enjoy

The two Ashley’s clearly did.
by Steddyman
Wed Jan 01, 2020 11:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Car Park: Towneley High School
Replies: 89
Views: 4497

Re: Car Park: Towneley High School

But it’s not £1.50 for 2 hours - it’s £1.50 for the full day (8am-10pm) On a Saturday you could go at 8am, pay £1.50 for a ticket, do the ParkRun, leave, come back at 2pm, park, go to the game, go home and then come back at 8pm to walk the dog around all on the same ticket True. But this was a Satu...
by Steddyman
Wed Jan 01, 2020 11:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Car Park: Towneley High School
Replies: 89
Views: 4497

Re: Car Park: Towneley High School

Yep. £1.50 per visit, which is around 2 hours for a match, so not cheap.
by Steddyman
Tue Dec 31, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Car Park: Towneley High School
Replies: 89
Views: 4497

Re: Car Park: Towneley High School

Yes, there was no other choice. Mine car is rear wheel drive car, so I had to wait for almost everyone else to go before I could get a run at it. If I had stopped, I would have got stuck.

No, the vehicle with the lights had gone by then. Everyone was left to themselves to work out how to get out.
by Steddyman
Tue Dec 31, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Car Park: Towneley High School
Replies: 89
Views: 4497

Re: Car Park: Towneley High School

Yes, I had the same problem. I got there about 10 and there was still about 40 cars still stuck in the car park. Some were churning up the mud stuck trying to drive over the pavement and around the bollards. What utter madness. Why would the council close the barrier knowing that everyone that parke...
by Steddyman
Tue Dec 31, 2019 12:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Witcher TV series
Replies: 14
Views: 679

Re: The Witcher TV series

Slow start but I really enjoyed it in the end. Episode 8 (I think) is really confusing as it repeats a lot of the first episode. Still not sure what was going on there.
by Steddyman
Tue Dec 31, 2019 12:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: time for a buy out if we want to stay put.
Replies: 53
Views: 2369

Re: time for a buy out if we want to stay put.

An outside investor would want a return on their investment- after buying out the current owners (for how much?) they would also need to invest another XX million. How much profit do we make and how much would new investors take? Not necessarily. Like most other investors in the league they would p...
by Steddyman
Mon Dec 30, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 811
Views: 88335

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

This topic would ony be one page if everyone read he previous confirmed links before posting.
by Steddyman
Mon Dec 30, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 811
Views: 88335

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

UpTheClaretsFCBK wrote:
Mon Dec 30, 2019 12:51 pm
Think you'll find most Saints fans think he's not been given a fair crack yet, like many Burnley fans with Vydra.
I completely agree with those fans on Vydra. He needs a run of games.
by Steddyman
Mon Dec 30, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 811
Views: 88335

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Granny WeatherWax wrote:
Wed Dec 25, 2019 8:07 pm
Need to be careful with the cash. Loads on here were fuming when Southampton signed Che Adams and look how that’s turned out.
Welcome to the board Mike.
by Steddyman
Fri Dec 27, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nick Pope
Replies: 35
Views: 3330

Re: Nick Pope

He's a good goalkeeper, but since he came back I haven't seen him diving. It's like he is scared to and on his shoulder.

All he does is fall over carefully.
by Steddyman
Sat Dec 21, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drinkwater to Besiktas?
Replies: 42
Views: 3862

Re: Drinkwater to Besiktas?

A door with a balloon drawn on it?
by Steddyman
Thu Dec 19, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: NBC Gold - any subscribers out there?
Replies: 28
Views: 1159

Re: NBC Gold - any subscribers out there?

I subscribe to NBC Sports Gold. I bought a hooky account for £30 two years ago and it is still working. Every game is on live at 3pm every Saturday and in 1080p. You do need a VPN though. You have to buy them via a WhatsApp chat... it is called Premium Accounts on +66 63 443 6716. I've been using th...
by Steddyman
Sun Nov 24, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How many points by New Year?
Replies: 28
Views: 1449

Re: How many points by New Year?

24
by Steddyman
Sun Nov 24, 2019 2:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton Wanderers - 10 Years Ahead !!!
Replies: 25
Views: 2448

Re: Bolton Wanderers - 10 Years Ahead !!!

I guess we'll know in 10 years...
by Steddyman
Sat Nov 02, 2019 11:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope
Replies: 78
Views: 5131

Re: Pope

fanzone wrote:Its pretty much the same defence that finished 7th with Pope in goal
Before he broke his shoulder and got scared of diving.
by Steddyman
Sat Nov 02, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope
Replies: 78
Views: 5131

Re: Pope

Hibsclaret wrote:Horse


Manure
Some posts don't age as well as others.

Unfortunately the defence looks to have lost confidence with Pope in goal, just like they did with Joe before.
by Steddyman
Wed Oct 30, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest
Replies: 61
Views: 4397

Re: Leeds v Burnley - U23 Latest

BBC now reporting on this:
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by Steddyman
Sat Oct 26, 2019 10:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope
Replies: 78
Views: 5131

Re: Pope

I'm a massive Pope fan after we finished 7th and I was glad to see Tom go to Villa. However, I've watched the last two Villa and Burnley games, and Tom looks a league above Pope at the moment. I was complaining about him to my daughter today on the match. I'm not sure why he isn't playing in the way...
by Steddyman
Sun Sep 08, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 55113

Re: Drink water injury

I hope Sean will show his true management potential, put an arm around the lads shoulder, and help him to come to terms with the breakup of his marriage and his drinking. He helped Joey to turn around his career and let's hope he can do the same with Danny.
by Steddyman
Wed Aug 28, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I wonder what the Chairman thinks
Replies: 31
Views: 3856

Re: I wonder what the Chairman thinks

I love how every one downplays the cups as completely unimportant to us, yet everyone remembers the great cup runs we had under Owen Coyle as some of the most enjoyable and memorable times as a fan. Sean really can do no wrong can he.
by Steddyman
Sun Aug 25, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Any links for today
Replies: 27
Views: 3337

Re: Any links for today

wilks_bfc wrote:It really is worthwhile paying for a subscription service

Never have any issues with streams buffering and always available
This. I paid £20 for an NbcSports Gold subscription over 2 years ago from Premier Accounts and it is still working. Watch every match in 1080p with English commentary.
by Steddyman
Sun Aug 25, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The game has gone mad
Replies: 50
Views: 7240

Re: The game has gone mad

FCBurnley wrote:Rail kicked Pieters foot and collapsed in a heap
Wow.. An amazing skill to kick somebody else's foot when yours is in front of theirs.
by Steddyman
Sun Aug 25, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The game has gone mad
Replies: 50
Views: 7240

Re: The game has gone mad

It was a penalty. He wouldn't have scored had he not been fouled, but he still had his foot taken. I'd have taken a point before the match.
by Steddyman
Thu Aug 15, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Venky's support for t'Roverrrs ...
Replies: 54
Views: 5842

Re: Venky's support for t'Roverrrs ...

Shore claret wrote:But surely the question is why, even if your mega rich its still a waste of money for what gain?
Football Club = Money Laundering
by Steddyman
Fri Aug 09, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Signing of the season
Replies: 28
Views: 3331

Re: Signing of the season

I'm betting that he will not be the messiah they are expecting. Our defensive setup and strategy restrict shots on goal to those from outside the area. In another team playing another system, he won't have the same protection. However, we are going to miss him as a captain. He never stops shouting i...