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by Colburn_Claret
Sat Nov 28, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match Day Thread - Man City v Burnley
Replies: 393
Views: 6160

Re: Match Day Thread - Man City v Burnley

Very strange team, can't see how we are going to line up. Hopefully SD is going to surprise us and Citeh by trying something different

Good luck to Peacock-Farrel and Benson, I hope they have a great day. Can only presume Brownhill is sick or injured.
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Nov 28, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tesco Sliced Carrots In Water, 300g
Replies: 110
Views: 901

Re: Tesco Sliced Carrots In Water, 300g

83 carrots

141 ml juice
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Nov 28, 2020 12:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spamhaus
Replies: 19
Views: 520

Re: Spamhaus

I had it again this week, again only affects my mobile.

I've never got in touch with anyone, the first time it happened I wasn't sure it wasn't a scam. Anyway after a couple of days it always sorts itself out
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Nov 27, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 'Holy grail' rail posters collection saved from attic
Replies: 5
Views: 561

Re: 'Holy grail' rail posters collection saved from attic

I've always loved these posters
Bought 2 of the Lake District last time I was in Keswick, decorating the kitchen now, just to remind me of what I'm missing.
by Colburn_Claret
Thu Nov 26, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last Man Standing is launched
Replies: 199
Views: 4190

Re: Last Man Standing is launched

ClaretTony wrote:
Tue Nov 24, 2020 10:05 pm
I’ll publish them after the cut off but confirm I’ve received yours.
Hi Tony
Just sent mine in, you didn't require the slot numbers again did you, as I forgot to add them
by Colburn_Claret
Thu Nov 26, 2020 12:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bright Osayi-Samuel
Replies: 14
Views: 2355

Re: Bright Osayi-Samuel

Article on Lancs Live today (due to the historical links, nothing new) because he got a goal & assist against Rotherham. https://www.lancs.live/sport/football/transfer-news/bright-osayi-samuel-continues-shine-19341355 Only Rotherham, I know, but looks decent though: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=xf...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Nov 25, 2020 11:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jay or vydra signing
Replies: 105
Views: 3861

Re: Jay or vydra signing

It's stupid comparing Vyds to Barnes. They play a totally different style, which requires the team to play a different style to get the best out of either of them. Against teams sitting deep where a long ball can be fought for then Bash is your man. Against a team with a high line you need pace, so ...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Nov 25, 2020 12:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dementia warning came 54 years ago
Replies: 17
Views: 894

Re: Dementia warning came 54 years ago

I wasn't intending to mock you. All I wanted was your opinion which you freely give on dementia, a disease that my family are currently going through. If a link can be proven, then it may help other families through their own journey of dementia for which the government currently give very little h...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Nov 25, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bielsa
Replies: 38
Views: 2413

Re: Bielsa

I like the guy, but he hasn't done anything to warrant this.
It was a lot easier for him to get Leeds up, than SD get us up......So it begs the question.
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Nov 25, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have we got a psychological advantage if we score first?
Replies: 10
Views: 574

Re: Have we got a psychological advantage if we score first?

It works the other way round as well, we find it very difficult once we go behind.
I should think the same is true for every club outside the top 8.
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Nov 25, 2020 10:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jay or vydra signing
Replies: 105
Views: 3861

Re: Vydra to stay

Very pleased with this, I was worried that he might not be happy with the amount of game time he is getting, but obviously he's settled here. I put on the Citeh score prediction thread, that I would start Vyds and Jay on Saturday, just because we need pace against their high line, and Chris isn't qu...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Nov 25, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dementia warning came 54 years ago
Replies: 17
Views: 894

Re: Dementia warning came 54 years ago

Claret Till I Die wrote:
Wed Nov 25, 2020 7:23 am
Smoking causes cancer, it's been proved. My wife's sister died at the age of 7 despite never having smoked.
Perhaps 6 was the number then too ?
I think in trying to mock me, you've just proved my point.
Thank you.
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Nov 25, 2020 10:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dementia warning came 54 years ago
Replies: 17
Views: 894

Re: Dementia warning came 54 years ago

Why should someone or some body 'be brought to account'? I'm not denying the apparent fact that heading a football can cause dementia. The question is, should someone be held responsible for a very basic part of playing football which has been going on for a hundred years or more. This question equ...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Nov 24, 2020 11:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Prediction v Man City
Replies: 69
Views: 2248

Re: Prediction v Man City

I'd take 0-0, but I doubt it. City play a high line so long balls to Chris Wood are a waste of time. We need real pace at the top of the pitch, so I would like to see Vyds and Jay start. Nothing against Chris, just horses for courses. If we do that and carry a threat we might avoid the constant wave...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Nov 24, 2020 11:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What's happened to McNeil?
Replies: 40
Views: 2007

Re: What's happened to McNeil?

He is coming into the middle far too often and, IMO, has lost his dribbling confidence because of this. I don’t want Charlie going outside him. I wantDwight beating a man and putting them wonderful curling crosses in. BTW this has to be under instructions. If it wasn’t he would be told to get chalk...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Nov 24, 2020 11:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dementia warning came 54 years ago
Replies: 17
Views: 894

Re: Dementia warning came 54 years ago

I would ask how many people with dementia have never headed a football in their lives.
This is putting 2 and 2 together and coming up 6.
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Nov 24, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jordan North in Welsh jungle
Replies: 282
Views: 17848

Re: Jordan North in Welsh jungle

20k raised so far for Pendleside hospice and BFCitC from the Happy Place t-shirts, and more are being ordered by the club. Not bad. Just read that on the club site, really good promo, and a big well done to whoever saw the opportunity and jumped in so quickly. 3 on their way to me and my 2 children.
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Nov 24, 2020 12:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last Man Standing is launched
Replies: 199
Views: 4190

Re: Last Man Standing is launched

ClaretTony wrote:
Tue Nov 24, 2020 11:51 am
I’ll be sending out emails later today to those who are still in. I know some have already sent in their teams for week 2. If so just ignore the email when it arrives.
Are we being informed how many fell at the first fence Tony.
The fewer the runners, the greater the excitement.
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Nov 24, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JBG and Brady
Replies: 64
Views: 3923

Re: JBG and Brady

Slagging our own players off because they are injured is really ******* sad. Do people think that they want to be injured.
Of course it's frustrating, I'm sure they are as frustrated as us. So to keep having a go at them is pathetic, and unhelpful.
They need our support, not abuse.
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Nov 24, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How are people feeling?
Replies: 58
Views: 1941

Re: How are people feeling?

Very happy, it does feel like the gloom is slowly lifting.
When you consider the players we have missed this season. The current form of the teams we have played. Our, let's be honest, poor football. To be outside the bottom 3 with a game in hand is amazing.
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Nov 24, 2020 11:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How are people feeling?
Replies: 58
Views: 1941

Re: How are people feeling?

Very relieved and happy they we managed to get over the line with the 3 points but couldn't help feeling that it may have been very different if Zaha had been playing. The very high percentage of games that Palace fail to get anything from when he is absent reflects that also. We still gave the bal...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Nov 24, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Eze
Replies: 49
Views: 2441

Re: Eze

It is interesting how opinions differ so much. Some saying Gudmundson was poor, others thinking he was good Brady can do no wrong for some and no right for others Lowton played well or Lowton a shadow of the player 2 years ago I sometimes wonder what game others were watching but it would be boring...
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Nov 22, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tesco Butter Beans In Water, 400g.
Replies: 186
Views: 2310

Re: Tesco Butter Beans In Water, 400g.

Only bean a spectator on the TFC, heres hoping for beginners luck.

46 Beans

127ml Juice
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Nov 20, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last Man Standing is launched
Replies: 199
Views: 4190

Re: Last Man Standing is launched

My entries now in Tony

Cheers
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Nov 20, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JBG and Brady
Replies: 64
Views: 3923

Re: JBG and Brady

I'm told they are not injured - that they just need to be assessed as do all players on return from international duty. That has to be done even more vigilantly in the current situation too. That makes a lot more sense, Brady has played fine in both outings for ROI, and didn't leave the pitch as if...
by Colburn_Claret
Thu Nov 19, 2020 8:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Mail claims Sean Dyche profit shares in the sale of Academy graduates
Replies: 64
Views: 2893

Re: The Mail claims Sean Dyche profit shares in the sale of Academy graduates

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:
Wed Nov 18, 2020 10:57 pm
Didn't Harry Redknapp profit from player sales too?
Harry never made a penny.



However his dog did very nicely
by Colburn_Claret
Thu Nov 19, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Mail claims Sean Dyche profit shares in the sale of Academy graduates
Replies: 64
Views: 2893

Re: The Mail claims Sean Dyche profit shares in the sale of Academy graduates

arise_sir_charge wrote:
Thu Nov 19, 2020 2:21 pm
Yet you are massively against the muted Egyptian takeover which is surely in the same boat.......they will only make money if successful.
Thats like comparing gloss paint to fish and chips :lol:
by Colburn_Claret
Thu Nov 19, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Mail claims Sean Dyche profit shares in the sale of Academy graduates
Replies: 64
Views: 2893

Re: The Mail claims Sean Dyche profit shares in the sale of Academy graduates

The way I look at it, is he only makes money IF he is successful. It also gives him a good reason to push the kids, as he hasn't you have to presume they aren't ready yet.

No problem with this.
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Nov 18, 2020 9:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Southgate out
Replies: 84
Views: 2657

Re: Southgate out

huw.Y.WattfromWare wrote:
Wed Nov 18, 2020 9:10 pm
In other news.
Brady hits bar for RoI from 25yds. A cracking effort.
0-0 still.
Great effort, I hope he plays more on the front foot back on the Turf. Mind that goes for the rest of them as well.
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Nov 16, 2020 6:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Belgium vs England
Replies: 184
Views: 5819

Re: Belgium vs England

So many problems with this England team, they all fall at Southgates door. From a refreshing start, picking young players and ditching the old, he's regressed to a manager that has his favourites who get picked no matter they are out of form, no matter that they are out of position, no matter that t...
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Nov 15, 2020 3:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Turkish Grand Prix
Replies: 57
Views: 1331

Re: Turkish Grand Prix

Dyched wrote:
Sun Nov 15, 2020 10:21 am
Belgium 1998. Watch it on Youtube.
Remember it well
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Nov 15, 2020 10:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 4237
Views: 276353

Re: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover

'Show us the MONEY'
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Nov 15, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Des O'Connor
Replies: 26
Views: 1590

Re: Des O'Connor

It's hard to imagine Des, and not think of Morcambe and Wise.
Des had a great career anyway, but the jokes din't do him any harm at all.

RIP
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Nov 15, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Turkish Grand Prix
Replies: 57
Views: 1331

Re: Turkish Grand Prix

I always think wet conditions like that show who the best drivers are rather than just those with the best cars. Schumacher, the “regenmeister”, used to excel in those sorts of conditions. For a while today, Verstappen was head and shoulders above the rest but the team got the tyre choice wrong for...
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Nov 14, 2020 9:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How Britain Won WW2 (8PM Channel 5)
Replies: 37
Views: 1560

Re: How Britain Won WW2 (8PM Channel 5)

People need to stop saying won in regards to wars. You don’t win wars. You win football matches, card games, Snooker matches, not wars. The Nazis were stopped. You don’t win things when millions, upon millions of people lost their lives. It was put to an end, not won. I get your sentiment, but its ...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Nov 11, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last Man Standing is launched
Replies: 199
Views: 4190

Re: Last Man Standing is launched

I put in 2 Tony, one for me and one for my lad.
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Nov 11, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarkowski interview
Replies: 225
Views: 7545

Re: Tarks in the Telegraph - Why I am refusing to sign a new contract

Nothing wrong with his sentiment, but why air it to the press. Sad really, I wish him the best, and most fans will understand, but at a time when the club is struggling, on and off the field, this does nothing to help.
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Nov 10, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Greg Clarke resigns
Replies: 72
Views: 2698

Re: Greg Clarke resigns

I know perfectly well what derogatory means. Of course he’s being disrespectful by suggesting that homosexuals are making a lifestyle choice. I agree that his disrespect is probably borne of ignorance rather than anything more sinister, but that still doesn’t make it right. Someone in his role has ...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Nov 10, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Greg Clarke resigns
Replies: 72
Views: 2698

Re: Greg Clarke resigns

Yes he was showing his ignorance - and this is the kicker - while trying to explain (boasting actually) how enlightened the FA was under his leadership, how much more diverse they were than any other major UK Sports organisation, how the board was representative of British society and how they no l...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Nov 10, 2020 9:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 37
Views: 4617

Re: Danny Drinkwater

I should imagine when he hangs up his boots, he will be one of those characters that is suffering from demons.
He hasn't done himself any favours, and time must have run out for him to put things right.
From a football point of view it's quite funny, but on a humanitarian level its rather sad.
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Nov 10, 2020 9:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Greg Clarke resigns
Replies: 72
Views: 2698

Re: Greg Clarke resigns

It isn’t derogatory to say that homosexuals are making a life choice? Really? You can call people thin-skinned or snowflakes all you like but the fact is that is a highly derogatory comment, and I can’t believe anyone can think otherwise. You need to look up the meaning of derogatory. He wasn't bei...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Nov 10, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Greg Clarke resigns
Replies: 72
Views: 2698

Re: Greg Clarke resigns

You don’t think it’s derogatory to say that homosexuals are making a life choice? Seems to me like the game will probably be in a better place without his dated views. It isn't derogatory. Its clearly wrong, and shows his ignorance, but derogatory!! Why are people so thin skinned. Why can't they ju...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Nov 10, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RIP Tony Waiters
Replies: 25
Views: 1892

Re: RIP Tony Waiters

Sad news

RIP Tony
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Nov 09, 2020 4:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: U23s v Villa
Replies: 66
Views: 3428

Re: U23s v Villa

According to LiveScore the trialist who got the first was Owen Dodgson. Joined last month from Man U Academy, until Jun 2021. Only 17 years old, so a big step for him. Any idea why he's listed as a trialist on the match sheet, when he appears to be with us for 6 months at least. Or is it just my lac...
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Nov 09, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets player+
Replies: 6
Views: 614

Re: Clarets player+

Anyone know what happened to the old subscriptions to Claret Player. I had a SO set up for it, just tried to log on to watch and it says it has no history of me subscribing. This may have been covered before and I've missed it, and I still need to check the bank account, just to make sure I'm not st...
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Nov 08, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 8/11/20
Replies: 60
Views: 1454

Re: Today's footie 8/11/20

Some wonderful attacking football from Liverpool first 25 mins.
It makes you question how we are in the same league as these teams, and I don't mean that as a slight on us.
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Nov 07, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche......is it time to go
Replies: 235
Views: 7630

Re: Dyche......is it time to go

NO
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Nov 06, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 397
Views: 8060

Re: Brighton versus MIGHTY CLARETS

A good point and clean sheet, great to have Mee back. I feel sorry for Wood and Barnes, even the scraps are scrappy. Our service to them is poor, but I don't think keep playing the same team and tactics and sooner or later it will come right is a good strategy. We can't change the defence, and don't...
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Nov 06, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 397
Views: 8060

Re: Brighton versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Much better team

I'd have preferred Jay to Ash, but maybe against Brighton its the right shout. Either way I'm happy.

Come on you CLARETS
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Nov 06, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 1960's English football quiz
Replies: 22
Views: 547

Re: 1960's English football quiz

11
All the ones I knew, all my guesses missed