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by DCWat
Fri May 17, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Trippier
Replies: 50
Views: 5802

Re: Trippier

Ah well that was a load of ********, I’d heard then :lol:
by DCWat
Fri May 17, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Trippier
Replies: 50
Views: 5802

Re: Trippier

Alexander Arnold has the premier league record for assists in a season, I think. Shows how much the game has changed when his record is beating players of the ilk of Hazard, Giggs, Pires, Robben, Barnes etc.
by DCWat
Fri May 17, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Juan Mata
Replies: 27
Views: 3520

Re: Juan Mata

:lol:
by DCWat
Fri May 17, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Baku uptake
Replies: 32
Views: 1617

Re: Baku uptake

Pick the location at the QF stage, at the earliest. Simples.
by DCWat
Thu May 16, 2019 10:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: some promising signs already for next season
Replies: 42
Views: 3146

Re: some promising signs already for next season

Bournemouth, stupidly in my view, get called out every season as relegation fodder. They’ll be fine again next season.
by DCWat
Thu May 16, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New home kit
Replies: 221
Views: 10023

Re: New home kit

Presumably more walnuts than the peanuts offered from elsewhere though, JD. The volume of betting advertising is ridiculous but whilst they are the main payers to the ‘second league’ in the Premier League and below, it’s an evil that we, like many others, have to follow. I can see the frustration in...
by DCWat
Mon May 13, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyches last good signing
Replies: 25
Views: 2392

Re: Dyches last good signing

He’s signed players that have, in the main, fit into the team - not necessarily great individuals but key components in how we play and what we have achieved. I think there is a lot more to it than just looking at a player as an individual (probably a lot more than most of us see from 90 minutes eac...
by DCWat
Mon May 13, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sky on the state of football
Replies: 13
Views: 1550

Re: Sky on the state of football

Since we won the league and the formation of the Premier League, 10 times has a team outside the current ‘big 6’ won the league and this includes some big city clubs such as Leeds, Villa and Everton. 10 times out of 32 seasons. From 1992 to present, 2 times out of 26 (one with a sugar daddy, the oth...
by DCWat
Sun May 12, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: So who’s off then?
Replies: 34
Views: 3596

Re: So who’s off then?

I’d be more surprised if Crouch isn’t here for another year.
by DCWat
Sun May 12, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cork
Replies: 58
Views: 3767

Re: Cork

Still a decent player. He certainly doesn’t need replacing but perhaps becoming more of a squad player.
by DCWat
Sun May 12, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cork
Replies: 58
Views: 3767

Re: Cork

Another poor ball from Hendrick that gave away possession, ahead of their first. That was the mistake which started their move, although Cork certainly should have done better.
by DCWat
Sun May 12, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bradford City fire anniversary
Replies: 26
Views: 932

Re: Bradford City fire anniversary

We were in there for that game too, Tony.

Memory may be playing tricks but I think we pulled level, against the odds, and then bloody Bobby ‘five pints’ Campbell ran up the other end and scored the winner (3-2)?
by DCWat
Sun May 12, 2019 12:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: European domination . . very dangerous
Replies: 24
Views: 1623

Re: European domination . . very dangerous

Wibble
by DCWat
Sat May 11, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bradford City fire anniversary
Replies: 26
Views: 932

Re: Bradford City fire anniversary

For all Everton’s is a wooden stand, it’s far better than the old main stand at Valley Parade was. Sadly, that was an an accident waiting to happen. You could see between the flooring, there was years of rubbish under there, and I’m sure that I read that they’d even stored loads of unsold programmes...
by DCWat
Wed May 08, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gran Canaria Recommendations
Replies: 7
Views: 293

Re: Gran Canaria Recommendations

Maspalomas is much quieter than Puerto Rico and has a good selection of restaurants and hotels. I’d avoid Puerto Rico for eating but it’s good for a night out. Playa del Ingles is another to avoid based on what you’re after - it is popular though, especially with gay men/ women. Puerto Mogán is very...
by DCWat
Fri May 03, 2019 12:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is This Burnley Footage?
Replies: 27
Views: 1733

Re: Is This Burnley Footage?

And to think a) we see some player ratings saying things like ‘it must be up there with the worst ever performance in a Burnley shirt, and b) we were far worse than this only a handful of years earlier.
by DCWat
Thu May 02, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: racist assault
Replies: 78
Views: 2570

Re: racist assault

Accuses him of “coming in very aggressively”, has milkshake thrown over him and then acts very aggressively, having to be restrained.

He’s too thick to even play the part!
by DCWat
Thu May 02, 2019 5:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Would you like a free drink from the club next week?
Replies: 24
Views: 1989

Re: Would you like a free drink from the club next week?

Claretforever wrote:It should be an absolute basic addition next season.


It absolutely should. Ridiculous that it’s not been in place for years.
by DCWat
Thu May 02, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds - shocking
Replies: 133
Views: 7060

Re: Leeds - shocking

What a bizarre assumption from Leeds.

The right outcome - only problem being that it means Roofe will start who is probably better than Bamford anyway.
by DCWat
Mon Apr 29, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: REPORT: Superb Clarets just millimetres away
Replies: 6
Views: 831

Re: REPORT: Superb Clarets just millimetres away

A fair summary.

Garth Crooks’ view:

“Burnley had nothing to lose other than the points. But they made no attempt to make a game of it and got what they deserved - nothing.”

It shouldn’t wind me up but it does!
by DCWat
Sun Apr 28, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds - shocking
Replies: 133
Views: 7060

Re: Leeds - shocking

His wife has never mentioned that but could be true
by DCWat
Sun Apr 28, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Du du du duuuu ...
Replies: 9
Views: 1309

Re: Du du du duuuu ...

I hope we continue with the anti-football chant. It should be used to highlight all examples.

Only disappointment today was it not being sung when Silva went down.
by DCWat
Sun Apr 28, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Days like today, I realise how far we’ve come ..
Replies: 13
Views: 1655

Re: Days like today, I realise how far we’ve come ..

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:They aren't the greatest team ever assembled, not by a long shot.

That's probably that Barca team


Needless pedantry
by DCWat
Sun Apr 28, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds - shocking
Replies: 133
Views: 7060

Re: Leeds - shocking

And it's not even close. Interestingly, if the assistant had done his job, none of the rest would have happened. As for Bamford, that little mard arse needs dealing with for that. Absolute disgrace. My best mate (Leeds fan) doesn’t half slate Bamford! Appreciates that he has quality on occasion but...
by DCWat
Sun Apr 28, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight McNeil
Replies: 51
Views: 3942

Re: Dwight McNeil

He’s a kid playing in “the best league in the world”, in his debut season. When was the last time Burnley had someone come through the youth team who has played for us, at such a level, so regularly and to such effect? He’s not even playing in his favoured position! Let the lad develop, have great g...
by DCWat
Sun Apr 28, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Westwood
Replies: 9
Views: 1276

Re: Westwood

He’s got an engine on him and he’s improved immensely since the turn of the year.

Heaton, McNeil and Westwood have been significant factors in our fantastic form.

Prior to this run, I’d really only looked at Westwood as decent back up.
by DCWat
Sun Apr 28, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Proud
Replies: 27
Views: 2677

Re: Proud

Vegas Claret wrote:even his distribution has improved


He even completed a right footed pass of some distance!

Great performance, amongst many others.
by DCWat
Sat Apr 27, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mbappe red card
Replies: 13
Views: 1483

Re: Mbappe red card

Seen far worse for that to be “shocking” but it was a deserved red card!!
by DCWat
Sat Apr 27, 2019 1:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: "The biigger test of Burnley away to come..."
Replies: 17
Views: 2154

Re: "The biigger test of Burnley away to come..."

Nonayforever wrote:Oh sit down
Oh sit down
Oh sit down
Sit down you #*@" Spaniard

To the tune of James - sit down


I was wondering what tune that would be sung to.
by DCWat
Wed Apr 24, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 20 million
Replies: 47
Views: 2320

Re: 20 million

Good on them - give it a crack and not risking the bank.

It’s worked for us so perhaps that’s the type of approach they are hoping to emulate.

It won’t always work but credit to them, if this is the case. We should be applauding those looking not to join the ludicrous spending.
by DCWat
Sat Apr 20, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Oliver Norwood....
Replies: 34
Views: 3988

Re: Oliver Norwood....

I’ve watched a few Toronto FC games this season, Rigg could do with taking a look at TFC attacking midfielder Alejandro Pozuelo. I know it’s difficult to gauge the standard of play in MLS, but this guy really stands out. TFC signed him from Genk in Belgium, he also has PL experience with Swansea, h...
by DCWat
Fri Apr 19, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Why only 20 Premier League teams?
Replies: 19
Views: 1667

Re: Why only 20 Premier League teams?

LoveCurryPies wrote:Sadly, I'm not young and do have a bad memory, however the honest answer is I wasn't interested in football in 1994.


What age were you when you got into football LCP and what brought about a later interest?
by DCWat
Thu Apr 18, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Streaming
Replies: 23
Views: 1508

Re: Streaming

I can just see the SKY bosses, said in their ivory tower, thinking it will never end :roll:

It’ll be interesting to see how streaming services get involved in the coming years, but it’d be bloody stupid to think it’s not a threat that SKY will be taking extremely seriously.
by DCWat
Thu Apr 18, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs finest.
Replies: 6
Views: 865

Re: Lancs finest.

Blasphemy on here no doubt but I’ve always preferred a good Cheshire to a good Lancashire cheese.
by DCWat
Thu Apr 18, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Smart TV On a Caravan Site
Replies: 10
Views: 973

Re: Smart TV On a Caravan Site

We have a static caravan and the site has installed wi fi across the whole site. We have a hub (?) right next to our van, and the wi fi signal on the lap top and smart phones is very strong. We can watch Netflix and stream matches on the PC. Does this mean that a smart tv would connect to the inter...
by DCWat
Thu Apr 18, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR
Replies: 67
Views: 1630

Re: VAR

Another issue is that after a while every decision will go to var. When was the last time an umpire gave a run out without referring it to a replay? I can see that happening and that would definitely be a bad move. For VAR to really work, I think that all side and above angles need to be fully cove...
by DCWat
Thu Apr 18, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR
Replies: 67
Views: 1630

Re: VAR

Spijed wrote:Sadly, it'll be the end of celebrations like this one for the Ashley Barnes goal.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OagjY5iGU8E


I’m not a lover of VAR.

There is no way though that it would stop me celebrating a goal and particularly one that I assumed to be wholly legitimate, as the example shown.
by DCWat
Thu Apr 18, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Rose
Replies: 76
Views: 3043

Re: Danny Rose

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:Footballers in England/Wales are going on 24 hour social media strike starting tomorrow morning.
It's in protest at how racism is being dealt with by the governing body etc.


Plenty might argue them doing that is a good thing
by DCWat
Wed Apr 17, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 660
Views: 43249

Re: Bolton

Out of the frying pan and into the Furnace!!
by DCWat
Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ground Development BL Stand
Replies: 67
Views: 6629

Re: Ground Development BL Stand

Rick_Muller wrote:waste of money - the seats aren't used at all in there now - safe standing, that would be better with the rail seats.


Is the terracing in there suitable for rail seats? May be a daft question, but do they have exactly the same footprint requirements?
by DCWat
Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Yorkshire Ripper Files
Replies: 34
Views: 2282

Re: The Yorkshire Ripper Files

His brothers are still around Bingley - neither the most upstanding characters, to put it nicely. He got his apparent message whilst working in the graveyard next to our school. The programme was interesting, being too young to remember the worry on the streets at the time. The woman marching has a ...
by DCWat
Tue Apr 16, 2019 11:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If Cardiff stay up
Replies: 13
Views: 2013

Re: If Cardiff stay up

Bristol City may not be ready just yet, but appear to be a club building themselves up. They’ve also probably got a bit of brass behind them, with their billionaire owner.
by DCWat
Mon Apr 15, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Game of Thrones on NOW TV
Replies: 290
Views: 6903

Re: Game of Thrones on NOW TV

Is that to watch it when it’s on in the US? 9pm tonight on SKY Atlantic.
by DCWat
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ground Development BL Stand
Replies: 67
Views: 6629

Re: Ground Development BL Stand

Looks like they’ve added a good number of projectors too - assume they’ll be either removing the TVs or adding extra screens, which isn’t a bad thing. Where they are now just encourages people to stand in the walkways.
by DCWat
Sat Apr 13, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What I Really Liked About Dwight Today...
Replies: 78
Views: 3582

Re: What I Really Liked About Dwight Today...

Just hope we can have at least one more full season from him, before his inevitable big move.
by DCWat
Sat Apr 13, 2019 12:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Isis children
Replies: 39
Views: 1448

Re: Isis children

Imploding Turtle wrote:"we have to protect our own"

or

“We must secure the existence of our people and a future for white children,”


Surely “our own” could just as easily, if not more so, be interpreted as those living in Great Britain, whatever colour they may be.
by DCWat
Fri Apr 12, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Turn up early tomorrow to see the flags
Replies: 105
Views: 5753

Re: Turn up early tomorrow to see the flags

It’s not the same without a Dyche mask.

I hate all this sort of stuff but if they’re going to do it, at least make sure all stands are given the same thing.

I’ll frantically wave my flag if it means we can ditch the announcer, or at least give him some lessons in decency and respect.
by DCWat
Thu Apr 11, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: First ever photo of a black hole
Replies: 33
Views: 2008

Re: First ever photo of a black hole

duncandisorderly wrote:Oh ********. Gimme a few mins....


I think that was on BBC yesterday - or a linked article.
by DCWat
Thu Apr 11, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Could Footballers/Athletes from the past compete in this day and age ?
Replies: 43
Views: 1050

Re: Could Footballers/Athletes from the past compete in this day and age ?

Those players would be playing in an era with greater understanding of coaching, training, medicine, treatments, diets etc. There is no reason that they wouldn’t be just as good given the same conditions. Let’s not forget they were greats whilst playing on mud baths, with poorer fitness regimes and ...
by DCWat
Wed Apr 10, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Benito Raman
Replies: 18
Views: 2269

Re: Benito Raman

Conroy92 wrote:Would snap him up, the right sort of signing.


Because you’ve seen him play, or the right sort of profile?

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