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by jedi_master
Tue May 12, 2020 12:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley players who had footballer relatives
Replies: 144
Views: 3317

Re: Burnley players who had footballer relatives

LLoyd Dyer is the brother of Wayne Dyer who played for a billion non league and lower league teams as well as Montserrat internationally!
by jedi_master
Wed May 06, 2020 11:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scunthorpe v Burnley on youtube
Replies: 57
Views: 2629

Re: Scunthorpe v Burnley on youtube

Watching this tonight, a bit late but still. The thing that’s stood out for me so far at the 55th minute mark, Andy Cooke was a really good player for us. Great first touch and hold up play. That’s how I always remembered him, but you wonder if looking back (bearing in mind I was 13 when this game h...
by jedi_master
Mon May 04, 2020 9:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: For close followers of our younger players
Replies: 38
Views: 1627

Re: For close followers of our younger players

The two lads who went to Grimsby on loan seem the closest, both have been on the bench for the first team too (Josh Benson and Anthony Glennon). Lewis Richardson, the young striker, was on the bench for the first team this season too. If we are really as light as could be possible and with a totally...
by jedi_master
Wed Apr 29, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will Covid 19 make Burnley Stronger
Replies: 50
Views: 1547

Re: Will Covid 19 make Burnley Stronger

Whatever happens, and I don't care how this sounds, I will be happy to have a club to go back to after all of this is done. Stronger or not, relegation fodder or not after mass sales, it doesn't bother me at this point. As long as the club survives, and my family/friends and myself are all safe then...
by jedi_master
Tue Mar 17, 2020 12:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Holiday cancellations
Replies: 70
Views: 4146

Re: Holiday cancellations

We have Florida booked for a fortnight from September 15th (with Tui). Have the ability to cancel for full refund up to 70 days before departure (minus £100 deposit), which gives us until the start/mid of July to make that decision. At this point I’m really unsure, even 6 months away, that we will b...
by jedi_master
Mon Mar 16, 2020 9:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11731
Views: 232749

Re: Coronavirus

We get reports of the deaths in China but not of who is dying. So far every death in this country has been to the very elderly, most with underlying health problems. If that's the case elsewhere then it's only serious for that demographic, which is probably less than 0.5%, for the 99.5% it's a pain...
by jedi_master
Sun Mar 01, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jay Rod Key misses in games this year
Replies: 49
Views: 2660

Re: Jay Rod Key misses in games this year

Missed a few good chances, more importantly his introduction has vastly improved our football and he has been a standout performer since Barnes injury, in my opinion.

A great signing for us.
by jedi_master
Mon Feb 24, 2020 12:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: dyche !!! let's hear it from the early season critics .
Replies: 137
Views: 5461

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

Dyche is an outstanding manager, and whilst we were putting in some turgid displays it was crazy to see threads calling for him to go (and they did happen, and have done every other time we have had a poor run). Always makes me laugh, because you would have to be rather unobservant to see that a tra...
by jedi_master
Sat Feb 15, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Do we now want the bottom teams to start winning?
Replies: 44
Views: 2304

Re: Do we now want the bottom teams to start winning?

I want all the bottom teams that we aren’t playing to start winning now.

Except Brighton.
by jedi_master
Sat Feb 15, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick
Replies: 155
Views: 9352

Re: Hendrick

Another good game from Jeff but Christ I was screaming at him to make a run when Taylor got to the byline! Tap in Jeff, come on!

Hope he signs a new deal but I don’t think he’ll be staying.
by jedi_master
Sat Feb 15, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Outstanding
Replies: 11
Views: 1446

Re: Outstanding

Great performance. Solid, stoic and after the Vydra goal with a bit more composure we could have scored 2 or 3 more.
by jedi_master
Sat Feb 15, 2020 2:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Ings
Replies: 68
Views: 3859

Re: Danny Ings

Don’t have an issue with it.

Danny was an employee for us and was superb, he’ll always get a clap from me as he was absolutely key to getting us into this position with that 13/14 season. Magical time.

Good luck to him.
by jedi_master
Sat Feb 15, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Vydra
Replies: 132
Views: 7843

Re: Vydra

Never seen anything from him to make me think he’s good enough for us, but you have to take your hat off to that goal. Superb finish, no right to score from there facing in that direction. Hope it’s the start of renaissance for him at Burnley as he was definitely on his way out and we either need hi...
by jedi_master
Wed Feb 12, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley’s best & worst transfer windows
Replies: 6
Views: 336

Re: Burnley’s best & worst transfer windows

Summer 2004. I think Cotterill had about 8 players on the books and we didn’t have any money. Michael Duff 30k John McGreal Free Micah Hyde Free Frank Sinclair Free Danny Coyne 25k Gary Cahill Loan I might be missing one or two but a great bit of business for the position we were in, good service fr...
by jedi_master
Wed Feb 12, 2020 2:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gibson training at Middlesbrough
Replies: 385
Views: 16557

Re: Gibson training at Middlesbrough

Please show me where you have ever critised anything post Howe ??? To be fair BOYSIE, what has there really been to criticise post Howe? The odd crap transfer window/poor run of form but it’s basically been the best, most consistent period of success the club has had in the last 50 years. R.e Gibso...
by jedi_master
Sat Feb 08, 2020 11:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets scoring on Premier League debut
Replies: 27
Views: 801

Re: Clarets scoring on Premier League debut

Didn’t Nugent score twice on his debut for us? May be wrong (clearly not his Premier League debut regardless as he played for Portsmouth).
by jedi_master
Sun Feb 02, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your team for the gunners
Replies: 30
Views: 1345

Re: Your team for the gunners

Safron wrote:
Sun Feb 02, 2020 10:31 am
Dyche only changes the team through injury, not tactics or player performance,so unless we have injuries it's same again :roll:
You must have missed dropping Joe Hart and introducing McNeil to the starting eleven off the back of terrible form last season?
by jedi_master
Sat Feb 01, 2020 10:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ian Moore
Replies: 62
Views: 3441

Re: Ian Moore

Transpennine wrote:
Sat Feb 01, 2020 10:26 pm
Seem to remember his 1st goal was at PNE away. We were sat in the wooden stand and he cut in from the left and stuck one in the bottom corner. We lost 2-1. Could be wrong though... any one else confirm or deny...?
Yep!

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=wNQBvhIUbKk
by jedi_master
Sat Feb 01, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Trippier views on SD
Replies: 23
Views: 2107

Re: Trippier views on SD

Trippier has made reference to playing under Dyche again 2 or 3 times since being at Spurs/Atletico.

Hopefully we get to see Tripps come back for an Indian summer in a couple of years when his Atletico days are winding down - that would be superb.
by jedi_master
Sat Feb 01, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ian Moore
Replies: 62
Views: 3441

Re: Ian Moore

As a 14 year old at the time (where does time go?), the signing was so exciting to me and I remember thinking “Wow, we’re really in the big time here”. It’s fair to say Moore wasn’t a great or even good player, but I think it a little harsh to say he was crap. For two seasons or so he was a 1 in 4 m...
by jedi_master
Fri Jan 31, 2020 6:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ian Moore
Replies: 62
Views: 3441

Re: Ian Moore

He was indeed.
by jedi_master
Thu Jan 30, 2020 11:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BrownHill First Game
Replies: 52
Views: 3469

Re: BrownHill First Game

I think he’ll get into our first eleven before the end of this season, but be introduced off the bench for the first month or so.
by jedi_master
Thu Jan 30, 2020 11:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Midfielder Brownhill signs in
Replies: 106
Views: 6566

Re: ARTICLE: Midfielder Brownhill signs in

Can I ask why please? I've hardly seen him play you see. Brownhill is a more offensive centre mid (a lot keep referencing a right sided role, but everytime I have seen Bristol City he has played in the middle) and far quicker with his distribution than Westwood and Cork. I believe the energy and bo...
by jedi_master
Thu Jan 30, 2020 11:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Midfielder Brownhill signs in
Replies: 106
Views: 6566

Re: ARTICLE: Midfielder Brownhill signs in

How small do you want our squad to be? :o Squad size is academic in those two players case to me. They cost a combined £27m and have started three league games between them in 18 months. If injuries/suspensions occurred to the positions they play in, we would pick other players ahead of them to pla...
by jedi_master
Thu Jan 30, 2020 11:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sheff utd £22m new signing
Replies: 48
Views: 3476

Re: Sheff utd £22m new signing

He might be fantastic, he also might be gash. Huge difference in league, Trossard has hardly smashed this league up at Brighton has he? I’m far happier with spending what we have on what is also a gamble than £22m on someone who has to also acclimatise to the country and frenetic nature of English f...
by jedi_master
Thu Jan 30, 2020 11:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Midfielder Brownhill signs in
Replies: 106
Views: 6566

Re: ARTICLE: Midfielder Brownhill signs in

Great signing, very happy with this.

If the sole extent of our activity is Brownhill in and Wells, Gibson, Vydra out I will be happy. It gets us in a great position for the overhaul needed in the summer by clearing out the deadwood. Good job by all involved on this one.
by jedi_master
Thu Jan 30, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 231285

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

Wells was a poor signing in the first instance, as said by myself and plenty of others at the time. For us to get our money back (near enough) three years on with the guy nearing 30, after ONE good half season (his loan last season he was pretty rubbish?) is fantastic business. The fact we have mana...
by jedi_master
Mon Jan 27, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mustaphi
Replies: 16
Views: 2756

Re: Mustaphi

I’d rather Mustafi did play so that’s a shame!
by jedi_master
Mon Jan 27, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 231285

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

To sell Gibson in this window weakens us massively. If either of Mee or Tarks picks up an injury, people on here would be SCREAMING about another disastrous window. Tbh, I’d only be happy with one of the other two you mention leaving this month. Barnes out for a while and we have no one really read...
by jedi_master
Mon Jan 27, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 231285

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

SSN WATFORD'S GIBSON LOAN DEAL REJECTED Watford have had a loan offer for defender Ben Gibson turned down by Burnley. The offer included an option to buy in the summer. Gibson, 27, has made one appearance this season. I can only assume we want a sale or obligation (rather than option) to buy in the...
by jedi_master
Mon Jan 27, 2020 3:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 231285

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

Nixon Watford. Taking a big interest in Ben Gibson at Burnley. More online later. Might be able to get our cash back or near enough if it’s a Prem team in January. Get him, Wells and Vydra sold - it doesn’t weaken us as they never play. Granted if we get injuries they MIGHT get a chance but even th...
by jedi_master
Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Wells back with the Clarets for now
Replies: 47
Views: 3728

Re: ARTICLE: Wells back with the Clarets for now

Hopefully on his way to Bristol as a makeweight first Brownhill.

Suits everyone, Nahki goes to a better club in a nicer city, we fill a position we need and get a player with no future here off our wage bill.
by jedi_master
Mon Jan 27, 2020 7:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 231285

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

Nzonzi might be 31 but he immediately improves on what we have. I think he would be a quality addition for 18 months or so.
by jedi_master
Sat Jan 25, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: So what did we learn from today?
Replies: 66
Views: 3216

Re: So what did we learn from today?

Cirrus_Minor wrote:
Sat Jan 25, 2020 6:03 pm
One thing I will admit, I thought Norwich were good and probably played some excellent football today.
Yes good point, worth crediting the opponents today as they showed a great attitude and legitimately could and probably should have scored four or five.
by jedi_master
Sat Jan 25, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarkowski
Replies: 5
Views: 836

Re: Tarkowski

Fantastic goal line block in the first half.

He’s just a wonderful player, best centre back I’ve ever seen for us and if/when we eventually lose him it will be a sad day.
by jedi_master
Sat Jan 25, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Robbie Brady
Replies: 50
Views: 3704

Re: Robbie Brady

agreenwood wrote:
Sat Jan 25, 2020 5:52 pm
When is his contract up?
Think we signed him 3 years ago on deadline day this window, so I’m going to hazard a guess he has a year left after this.
by jedi_master
Sat Jan 25, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: So what did we learn from today?
Replies: 66
Views: 3216

Re: So what did we learn from today?

Vydra is never going to cut the mustard, Hart should perhaps take up volleyball, Brady just isn't going to be the player he was and, if we let Gibson go, which sounds as if it's quite likely, we are in big trouble if anything happens to Tarkowski or Mee. Can’t disagree with any of that personally -...
by jedi_master
Sat Jan 25, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: And that is why the crowd was 8k
Replies: 153
Views: 5879

Re: And that is why the crowd was 8k

Shame we’re out, but (and I hate admitting I feel this way), I just don’t care.

I’d have bit your hand off for this last week of results, going out of a (now) meaningless cup competition that we’d never have won just doesn’t bother me anymore.

Modern football.
by jedi_master
Sat Jan 25, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Robbie Brady
Replies: 50
Views: 3704

Re: Robbie Brady

He’s not good enough. I have sympathy that he had a bad injury, but he should be over that mentally by now if he has any designs on making it at Burnley - and he isn’t. His lack of confidence in his body is clear. Time to get rid but I fear having cost us £13m and surely with massive wages we will r...
by jedi_master
Fri Jan 24, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Outsider
Replies: 42
Views: 3130

Re: The Outsider

I’m really enjoying it too. Third episode slowed it down a bit but the first two were breakneck with twists aplenty.

Have not read the book so enjoying watching the mystery develop.
by jedi_master
Thu Jan 23, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: @GoldbridgeWorld
Replies: 19
Views: 1816

Re: @GoldbridgeWorld

I’ve thoroughly enjoyed watching this young mans channel with the guy ‘Flex’ doing the fan interviews. Fantastic seeing the fanbase (which is hilariously entirely comprised of Cockney’s and African lads) spitting feathers over losing to ‘a team like Burnley’. It’s a shame we ruined their evening out...
by jedi_master
Thu Jan 23, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Relegation Odds
Replies: 58
Views: 6804

Re: Relegation Odds

I’d love Brighton and Bournemouth to go.

Without sounding like a prat, I would immensely enjoy seeing the financial meltdown that would take place at Dean Court if they don’t immediately bounce back.
by jedi_master
Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Simply outstanding
Replies: 50
Views: 3017

Re: Simply outstanding

A great night and one we’ll all tell our kids and grandkids about.

That’s what it’s all about.
by jedi_master
Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jayrod or Robbie...Which Was The Best Goal Against United?
Replies: 51
Views: 1878

Re: Jayrod or Robbie...Which Was The Best Goal Against United?

Robbies goal was special in that it was our first Premier League goal on top of being a fantastically well struck volley. I have to give it to Jay though. Whilst we were already 1 up, this is the goal that won the game in my eyes, and to hit a shot with such velocity into the Stretford End, to see D...
by jedi_master
Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Well done Jay Rod
Replies: 49
Views: 3711

Re: Well done Jay Rod

A goal that will be talked about for the remaining history of our club, just like Robbies, just like Wades etc. A goal we will see and enjoy before every home game on our big screen for the rest of our lives.

Thankyou Jay for giving us such a fantastic moment, an absolutely beautiful goal.
by jedi_master
Wed Jan 22, 2020 9:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manure versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 388
Views: 13957

Re: Man Utd versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Chris Wood is priceless to us.

If the likes of Joelinton and Jiminez are seen as £40m strikers, Wood is absolutely of the same valuation to us. Fantastic record.
by jedi_master
Sun Jan 12, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 2261
Views: 231285

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

This would be a great start to the total overhaul of our midfield required. Get it done.
by jedi_master
Sat Jan 11, 2020 4:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargo lifted
Replies: 388
Views: 13907

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargo lifted

bfc-sparta wrote:
Sat Jan 11, 2020 4:10 pm
Make our 3 changes now . Vydra, koiki, long, give players game time and saves wood tarks and McNeil getting injured
Makes perfect sense, but not a chance! I’d certainly hook Wood, the games gone so why bother make him suffer? We’re down without him.
by jedi_master
Sat Jan 11, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargo lifted
Replies: 388
Views: 13907

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargo lifted

Stream off, time to enjoy a Saturday afternoon for a change.

A real shame after a really bright start, killed by Lowton. As soon as he slides in there this became a 3 or 4-Nil game.