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by gandhisflipflop
Tue Feb 19, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jadon Sancho - on his way to Man U?
Replies: 16
Views: 1074

Re: Jadon Sancho - on his way to Man U?

One of the reasons why Guardiola is succesful is because he doesn't give youth a chance. He makes sure his managerial career is at it's best by playing the besy players now. And spending millions to achieve it. That's ********. At Barcelona he shipped out the likes of ronaldinho, deco, etoo and bro...
by gandhisflipflop
Sun Feb 17, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football Manager 2019
Replies: 60
Views: 1578

Re: Football Manager 2019

With my switch to nights it now frees up Sunday night's for football manager for the first time in years!
by gandhisflipflop
Sat Feb 16, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football Manager 2019
Replies: 60
Views: 1578

Re: Football Manager 2019

I switch between the 4-4-1-1 and 4-1-4-1 formations depending on who I’m playing against. Sometimes I play 5-3-2 wb counter against the big clubs with the aim of frustrating them to possibly knick a point. The game AI figures you out if you play 1 formation all the time. That has been my problem wi...
by gandhisflipflop
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football Manager 2019
Replies: 60
Views: 1578

Re: Football Manager 2019

I just do a custom set up at the start where I don't actually load the leagues but load players based in Europe and South America. It should have them on if not I will start fresh I've only played 1 friendly anyway.
by gandhisflipflop
Fri Feb 15, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football Manager 2019
Replies: 60
Views: 1578

Re: Football Manager 2019

If you're in one of the top European Leagues - or lower in some cases - you can sign the lot of these and have change left from twenty million. Birger Meling, left back, Rosenborg Rasmus Falk, left winger/number 10, Kobenhavn Moez Ben Cherifia, goalkeeper, Espérance Sportive de Tunis Muhammed Kipri...
by gandhisflipflop
Fri Feb 15, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football Manager 2019
Replies: 60
Views: 1578

Re: Football Manager 2019

Goobs wrote:You've lost me now. 2 Left Centre backs? Also what are DLP & AVP and P?



Limited centre backs (no nonsense type)
Advanced playmaker
Deep lying playmaker
Goal poacher.
by gandhisflipflop
Fri Feb 15, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football Manager 2019
Replies: 60
Views: 1578

Re: Football Manager 2019

My formation on 2012 has always been...

Gk
Sw
Lcb Lcb
Wb wb
Dlp avp (Both support)
Avp
CF P

I call it the 5 3 2 sweeper formation, although others say 3 5 2. Depends on how you view your wing backs.
by gandhisflipflop
Fri Feb 15, 2019 3:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football Manager 2019
Replies: 60
Views: 1578

Re: Football Manager 2019

Champ 97/98 is the best game EVER realeased. The amount of my life i wasted on that is frightening. Since then its become TOO detailed and too consuming. I even managed a few good multiplayer games on the old version. Can you play the new one online vs mates... actually stupid question. I think her...
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FFP taking aim at BCFC
Replies: 15
Views: 1909

Re: FFP taking aim at BCFC

Because if they had punished Brighton they would have been racist.
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Feb 14, 2019 3:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football Manager 2019
Replies: 60
Views: 1578

Re: Football Manager 2019

Wokingclaret wrote:Got to around 2065. I still think you can play 2012 if you have Windows 7



Interesting. How did you stop it becoming repetitive? I've found it harder to win the European cup for example because the regens are brilliant for a lot of sides.
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Feb 13, 2019 11:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football Manager 2019
Replies: 60
Views: 1578

Re: Football Manager 2019

Steam have just stopped supporting Windows XP so sadly that's the end of my 2012 game :oops: (this PC was only used for playing this) So, in the process of getting another computer so will move on to 2019 How far were you into the save? I still play fm12 now and again, winning everything with Burnl...
by gandhisflipflop
Sun Feb 10, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BHA messageboard
Replies: 73
Views: 8132

Re: BHA messageboard

CleggHall wrote:Thanks - this brightened my day! :D



Surely you meant 'Brightoned your day'?
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Feb 06, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: EU
Replies: 30
Views: 1048

Re: EU

If you would like to quote any posts I have made that would suggest I am intolerant, I would be happy to 'clarify'.

Also, you were being condescending before I even posted.
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Feb 06, 2019 12:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: EU
Replies: 30
Views: 1048

Re: EU

Gandhi, in your case, that is complete ********. I'm certainly wiser than you and definitely more tolerant than you! You think the EU is totalitarian, in spite of the evidence then? I wasn't talking about the OP I was responding to your claim about old people voting leave and young voting remain. I...
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Feb 06, 2019 11:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: EU
Replies: 30
Views: 1048

Re: EU

Lancasterclaret wrote:It doesn't matter if its true or not (it clearly isn't)

A lot of old people believe it and won't change their minds in face of all the evidence. Its why we are where we are.


A lot are older and wiser than you or I so forgive me if I don't take that stance aside from it being complete b0ll0cks.
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Feb 05, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brian Clough meets Don Revie
Replies: 21
Views: 1523

Re: Brian Clough meets Don Revie

He is one of my heros. The game misses him dearly.
by gandhisflipflop
Sat Feb 02, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spare ticket for cricketfield today?
Replies: 8
Views: 394

Re: Spare ticket for cricketfield today?

I feel about 50! :lol:
by gandhisflipflop
Sat Feb 02, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spare ticket for cricketfield today?
Replies: 8
Views: 394

Re: Spare ticket for cricketfield today?

Cheers Rick.
by gandhisflipflop
Sat Feb 02, 2019 10:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spare ticket for cricketfield today?
Replies: 8
Views: 394

Spare ticket for cricketfield today?

As above has anyone got a spare ticket going for the cricketfield stand today? Willing to pay face value (mods feel free to edit if this is against rules) thanks.
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 30, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Transfer Rumours...
Replies: 1158
Views: 128319

Re: Burnley Transfer Rumours...

The line will be something like...."We tried for Adams and he was set to sign but the agent wanted more money at the last minute" thus leaving us with a weaker strikeforce and 1 38 year old signing. It's almost taking the **** should this be the only deal we do. Stoke must be laughing thei...
by gandhisflipflop
Sat Jan 26, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Newcastle Game Moved
Replies: 46
Views: 2519

Re: Newcastle Game Moved

Maccas bait must be tasty today :lol:
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Jan 24, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Vincent Janssen
Replies: 77
Views: 10109

Re: Vincent Janssen

People were saying similar about ings before the Southampton move. Sometimes we have to take a risk and 12 is a pretty low one.
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Jan 24, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Vincent Janssen
Replies: 77
Views: 10109

Re: Vincent Janssen

For 12m we could do a lot worse. He certainly has the quality. Maybe he needs to take a step back in order to get his career back on track. He would certainly be an upgrade on vokes/wood/vydra (although that's perhaps a bit unfair on the otter as he hasn't been given a chance)
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Jan 24, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: France-emptying all the banks
Replies: 26
Views: 3099

Re: France-emptying all the banks

aggi wrote:Indeed, it's a good job we had the RAF and all its immigrants. Think it was about 20% or so of the Battle of Britain pilots.



Don't forget the other 80% eh?
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Jan 24, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: France-emptying all the banks
Replies: 26
Views: 3099

Re: France-emptying all the banks

Please remember in all this er, "hilarious banter" that exactly the same would have happened to us if it wasn't for the channel. It very nearly did anyway. If hitler had attacked one more time we would have fallen. It was a combination of luck, determination and sheer bravery by a heavily...
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 22, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Icons
Replies: 23
Views: 1489

Re: Icons

Don't believe all you see ;)
by gandhisflipflop
Fri Jan 18, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Netflix recommendations
Replies: 43
Views: 2440

Re: Netflix recommendations

I watched a good one on there other day about Amanda Knox. If you type that in you will find it.
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Jan 17, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who else is going to Watford game?
Replies: 38
Views: 1622

Re: Who else is going to Watford game?

I'm going
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Judas Coyle ten year challenge
Replies: 69
Views: 3344

Re: Judas Coyle ten year challenge

Every manager we have had bar Waddle and Laws has improved us along the way. People didn't realise at the time just how good Howe's ability to spot a good young player was. His team have had quite a few premier league appearances between them now. Some people did. Just that some people had some wei...
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Jan 17, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bielsa Presser at 5pm
Replies: 51
Views: 4017

Re: Bielsa Presser at 5pm

I remember when he was Chile manager (I follow their national side) he was an absolute nut. I wanted him as England boss I think I even put it on here before Southgate. He would stay up all night watching video after video and his knowledge really is second to none. It's no surprise he is doing so w...
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 16, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 9940

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

That I agree with however I do think that defour still has more to offer and medal could free his shackles a bit
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 16, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 9940

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

South West Claret. wrote:I don’t have to spell it out surely.



I'm afraid you do. So why?
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 16, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 9940

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

South West Claret. wrote:So Defour for Medel it is then.



Why? They are 2 completely different types of player.
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 16, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gillette
Replies: 61
Views: 2333

Re: Gillette

Test User wrote:Ok. But it wasn't racist, so carry on being triggered by nothing.



Other way around and you would be bleating racism and you know it.
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 16, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: LaLiga (Segunda Division)
Replies: 32
Views: 1668

Re: LaLiga (Segunda Division)

Aah River Plate, they are the posh lot, ha ha. Never been quite the same since they got relegated a few years ago. That was a massive shock there as it was a bit like United going down here. They only had one season in the second tier but they are not as dominant as they used to be now. Does your m...
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: LaLiga (Segunda Division)
Replies: 32
Views: 1668

Re: LaLiga (Segunda Division)

That's true mate and it's all down to people swallowing this whole 'best league in the world' thing constantly churned out by the media. It simply isn't. It may be one of the best for sure but I think you would find a lot of Spanish, Germans, Italians, Argentinians and Brazilians who might just thi...
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 9940

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

He is more tenacious than Pirlo. A more 'in your face' type of player. A player in the Pirlo mould is wide of the mark imo.
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: LaLiga (Segunda Division)
Replies: 32
Views: 1668

Re: LaLiga (Segunda Division)

I don't think he's being serious is he? Let's face it how very ethnocentric to assume that a great footballing nations second tier is worse than our non-league. It is of course nonsense but I think (hope?) he's being tongue-in-cheek. I think he is. There seems to be this superiority complex surroun...
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 9940

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

From what I have read about Medel he would fill the hole left by Barton it seems. The only risk is that he is South American and it's still a mans game there and, as you say, he could spend a deal of time suspended. Has your mate ever mentioned the Racing/Independiente derbies? If you ever look at ...
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: LaLiga (Segunda Division)
Replies: 32
Views: 1668

Re: LaLiga (Segunda Division)

theroyaldyche wrote:Its worse



It's not though, is it?
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 9940

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

It concerns me that we are looking at players of his age. I expected us to be only bringing in younger players, might cost more for younger quality but that's the way we should be re building imo. I think I'd sign him along with a younger player tbh. A player I really like is Kristoffer Ajer at Cel...
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 9940

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

That's good to hear mate, I love South American football as well (although not strictly Chilean) and regularly watch games mainly from Argentina but places as diverse as Bolivia and Peru (and Chile) as well. It is refreshing to see stuff that isn't 'PL' or even British. I sometimes think that peopl...
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 9940

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

Hasn't he played centre back a lot for Chile? Seem to recall him playing there in the 2014 World Cup. Maybe didn't have the legs to play in midfield with Chile's all action pressing style? Yes he has played CB a lot for Chile but I'd say that is because their lack of quality in that area more than ...
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 9940

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

I enjoy watching the South American world cup qualifiers and copa america and at the time it was on sky sports and Chile had Marcelo Bielsa in charge and played some wonderful football. It turned out a good time to watch them as it coincided with the emergence of Sanchez and Vidal.
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 9940

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

I know a bit about this guy as I have followed the Chilean national side for a number of years bizarrely. He would add that extra bits as another poster says and would certainly fit our 'framework'. If his wages arnt too expensive I think he would be a good signing.
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Jan 10, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Defour to play RM
Replies: 68
Views: 4052

Re: Defour to play RM

I'd play Hendrick as a false winger of sorts (just tucked inside) and ask lowton to exploit that gap. Westwood and cork could cover for lowton when he is forward. It's ridiculous we are even talking about this really after having from last January to address all the issues but it is Burnley :roll:
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 09, 2019 3:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fulham at home
Replies: 68
Views: 5118

Re: Fulham at home

Bosscat wrote:Flipflop is that not a childish name for a thong or no-heel-strap sandal. ;)



I suppose you could say that yes :D
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 09, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fulham at home
Replies: 68
Views: 5118

Re: Fulham at home

A must win game this one, our fixtures after this look really tough, if we can reproduce the form we showed against Wet Spam, we can edge our way to a bit of safety, we have improved recently so a bit more improvement will see us ok. Why do people insist on calling clubs childish names like wet spa...
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 08, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Transfer Rumours...
Replies: 1158
Views: 128319

Re: Burnley Transfer Rumours...

I mentioned Mbwana Samatta from Genk. A reasonable reliable source - one of my nephew is mates with Rigg Junior. A drunken night our a Christmas revealed this name with the instruction not to tell anyone. Another drunken night at Christmas and my nephew revealed all. So you come on here and reveal ...

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