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by Jakubs Tash
Wed Jul 08, 2020 9:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Ham v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 43
Views: 2473

Re: West Ham v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 9

Barnsley 8
Tarkowski 9
Long 8
Taylor 8

Pieters 8
Westwood 8
Brownhill 9
McNeil 8

Vydra 7
Rodriguez 8

Wood 7
by Jakubs Tash
Tue Jul 07, 2020 12:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley - No Gibson recall
Replies: 134
Views: 6320

Re: Burnley - No Gibson recall

Woodleyclaret wrote:
Tue Jul 07, 2020 12:39 pm
Never needed we had Longy and Dunne as cover.
**Shudder**
by Jakubs Tash
Mon Jul 06, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley - No Gibson recall
Replies: 134
Views: 6320

Re: Burnley - No Gibson recall

ClaretTony wrote:
Mon Jul 06, 2020 5:37 pm
That's where I totally disagree with you. The manager has already said it is a private and unique matter, I don't think a private matter is the business of any fan.
That's fine - we can disagree.
by Jakubs Tash
Mon Jul 06, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley - No Gibson recall
Replies: 134
Views: 6320

Re: Burnley - No Gibson recall

Best just to let it go. The manager said it was private and unique and it should stay like that. Something far more important than Gibson today http://www.uptheclarets.com/messageboard/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=48279 It's a bit difficult to "just let it go" when we are in the situation we are with lack o...
by Jakubs Tash
Mon Jul 06, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The drinks break
Replies: 31
Views: 1296

Re: The drinks break

I think the drinks break is a good idea for Project Restart given the games are being played in June and July. However, I would not want to see drinks breaks being implemented under normal circumstances. Totally stops the flow of a game and quite frankly shouldn't be required during autumn, winter a...
by Jakubs Tash
Mon Jul 06, 2020 9:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Sheffield United - Player Ratings
Replies: 43
Views: 2698

Re: Burnley v Sheffield United - Player Ratings

Pope 7

Bardsley 6
Tarkowski 8
Long 6
Taylor 6

McNeil 7
Westwood 7
Brownhill 7
Pieters 6

Vydra 6
Rodriguez 7

Wood 5
by Jakubs Tash
Sun Jul 05, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Osayi Samuel
Replies: 27
Views: 2123

Re: Osayi Samuel

Eddie Howe certainly loves a winger!
by Jakubs Tash
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Return Of Local Cricket - Madness
Replies: 86
Views: 2617

Re: Return Of Local Cricket - Madness

Burnley1989 wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:49 pm
Surely you’re on the wind up :lol:
Just awaiting confirmation from jrgbfc so I can determine whether it is actually the year 2020 or we are still in the 1970s......
by Jakubs Tash
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jed Wallace
Replies: 17
Views: 1780

Re: Jed Wallace

Strong runner and very direct but not lightening quick and not very much finesse about him.
by Jakubs Tash
Fri Jul 03, 2020 10:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Return Of Local Cricket - Madness
Replies: 86
Views: 2617

Re: Return Of Local Cricket - Madness

jrgbfc wrote:
Fri Jul 03, 2020 6:32 pm
Players can bring a packed lunch, or the ladies in the tea room can make 20 odd packed lunches up instead of a buffet. That problems easily solved.
But only after they've finished the washing, cleaning and cooking at home first, right?

Wow.....
by Jakubs Tash
Fri Jul 03, 2020 12:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wood, Rodriguez, JBG and Brady...
Replies: 64
Views: 5124

Re: Wood, Rodriguez, JBG and Brady...

I think it's more likely that we'll see Brownhill centrally and McNeil out wide if we play 442.

Alternatively, 451 (same shape as the Palace game) with a midfield of Pieters, Westwood, McNeil, Brownhill and Rodriguez could work.
by Jakubs Tash
Wed Jul 01, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wood, Rodriguez, JBG and Brady...
Replies: 64
Views: 5124

Re: Wood, Rodriguez, JBG and Brady...

Good news.

Unfortunately, there is a video on Instagram of Cork's kids trying his crutches out. Might be precautionary but doesn't look too promising.
by Jakubs Tash
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Long Ball
Replies: 8
Views: 1088

Re: Long Ball

I've been saying for a long time that we have some very good footballers here at BFC. This is a point that is missed by many supporters due to the opposition being so good most weeks. There has been talk that the technical ability of footballers is shining through due to a slight lack of fitness/sha...
by Jakubs Tash
Tue Jun 30, 2020 10:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brownhill
Replies: 83
Views: 6748

Re: Brownhill

Looks a very neat footballer. Athletic too and one of those annoying nagging players who just won't let you get away (as shown in the Ayew incident). Looks promising. Well played, Josh.
by Jakubs Tash
Tue Jun 30, 2020 10:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kevin Long
Replies: 19
Views: 1946

Re: Kevin Long

He actually misjudged the flight of the ball on 2 or 3 occasions and looked extremely rusty - which is understandable, I guess. However, he did get one brilliant block in and now is not really the time to be criticising any of our players. Well done, big Kev.
by Jakubs Tash
Tue Jun 30, 2020 10:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Olive Grace Mee
Replies: 58
Views: 4386

Re: Olive Grace Mee

We are very lucky to have Ben Mee as our captain. Even more impressed with the performances he has put in since the restart with his newly born daughter still in hospital. Hopefully it won't be long before mum and dad have her home.
by Jakubs Tash
Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Crystal Palace v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 52
Views: 2468

Re: Crystal Palace v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 7

Bardsley 8
Tarkowski 9
Mee 9
Taylor 8

Brownhill 8
Cork 7
Westwood 8
Pieters 8

McNeil 9

Vydra 7

Long 7
by Jakubs Tash
Mon Jun 29, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds
Replies: 587
Views: 27951

Re: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm ticket refunds

I don't think the club can refund anything for the 20/21 season until they know when it will start and whether it will be behind closed doors etc etc. They just can't make a decision without knowing this, unfortunately.
by Jakubs Tash
Mon Jun 29, 2020 2:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investor
Replies: 310
Views: 15584

Re: Investor

It's 'Obvious' that we'll be relegated? I just don't understand where you get that idea from. We are a mid to upper division established PL club that is currently having a few local difficulties due to Covid 19. (As are other clubs.) There is no reason why we can't strengthen the squad in the summe...
by Jakubs Tash
Mon Jun 29, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investor
Replies: 310
Views: 15584

Re: Investor

And where is this altruistic investor supposed to come from? An investor is a person hoping to make a return on their investment, That eventually means taking money out of the club. At the moment, we have a board that has taken very little out of the club but put a lot of money and effort into it. ...
by Jakubs Tash
Mon Jun 29, 2020 1:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investor
Replies: 310
Views: 15584

Re: Investor

I don't think anyone is asking for (or expects us to get) an investor to the extent of Man City or Chelsea but just enough money to help maintain our status with the natural growth of wages and fees. It's very important that the current Directors still play a major role in running the club but witho...
by Jakubs Tash
Sun Jun 28, 2020 4:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I Think We Should Buy This Player
Replies: 51
Views: 3426

Re: I Think We Should Buy This Player

What's the thinking with suggesting Jordan Ibe? He's only played two games this season and has mostly been injured or out of favour. Whenever I've seen him he seems more potential then delivery. He does not seem the sort of player that could replace Brady or JBG. Ibe is an interesting one. I get wh...
by Jakubs Tash
Sun Jun 28, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I Think We Should Buy This Player
Replies: 51
Views: 3426

Re: I Think We Should Buy This Player

Swap Gibson for Fry, jobs a good un. Whatever we need to get Gibson off the books he's stealing a wage right now. As Drinkwater also was during his brief stint at TM. Bad eggs the pair of em, and we don't want those types at BFC thank you very much, compare to Long model pro, and Vydra who patientl...
by Jakubs Tash
Sun Jun 28, 2020 12:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Looking To European Market For Reinforcements
Replies: 39
Views: 2529

Re: Burnley Looking To European Market For Reinforcements

There are bound to be some decent frees around this summer (domestically and in Europe) which might be good for potentially filling the squad out a little.
by Jakubs Tash
Sun Jun 28, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our front line vs Palace
Replies: 33
Views: 1470

Re: Our front line vs Palace

I wouldn't put Taylor left mid. He just simply isn't a left sided midfielder. I think people automatically think he would be a better option than Pieters out there because he is quicker. Taylor is our best left back - please leave well alone. As for Thompson starting; no chance. Hopefully Jay is fit...
by Jakubs Tash
Sun Jun 28, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I Think We Should Buy This Player
Replies: 51
Views: 3426

Re: I Think We Should Buy This Player

I think we need two wide players (one of which can play in field). For this the one name I would love us to sign is Eme Buendia from Norwich. Quality footballer, 23, can play centrally in a 3 or wide right in a 4 and is more industrious than many think. We will obviously need another centre half to ...
by Jakubs Tash
Fri Jun 26, 2020 11:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Watford - Player Ratings
Replies: 42
Views: 2622

Re: Burnley v Watford - Player Ratings

Pope 7

Lowton 7
Tarkowski 8
Mee 8
Taylor 7

Brownhill 6
Westwood 7
Cork 7
McNeil 7

Vydra 7
Rodriguez 7

Pieters 7
by Jakubs Tash
Wed Jun 24, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Shopping list
Replies: 77
Views: 2954

Re: Shopping list

Imagine someone saying they don't think we'll sign anyone and then within minutes discussing the merits of particular transfer targets and whether they'd be good signings this summer.... Perhaps commenting numerous times on every single thread on the board muddles the brain.
by Jakubs Tash
Wed Jun 24, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Shopping list
Replies: 77
Views: 2954

Re: Shopping list

No. No. No. I'm saying I think the club will keep their money in the bank. I'm not saying I think the club should keep the money in the bank. If you can't compute the difference, then I can't help you. Well yeah, I mean obviously I am nowhere near your self-appointed level of intellect....but your ...
by Jakubs Tash
Wed Jun 24, 2020 3:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Shopping list
Replies: 77
Views: 2954

Re: Shopping list

You're talking like it's what I think should happen. What I'm saying is I think the board will be wary and possibly keep the debit card in the wallet. Well, when you start a sentence with "I think"...... It's fairly obvious to most that they won't be splashing the cash but they will need to sign pl...
by Jakubs Tash
Wed Jun 24, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Shopping list
Replies: 77
Views: 2954

Re: Shopping list

FactualFrank wrote:
Wed Jun 24, 2020 3:15 pm
I think the shopping list will be out of the window for 12 months.
Whilst the summer window will no doubt be challenging, you can't seriously be suggesting that we can go into next season with only what we currently have at our disposal?
by Jakubs Tash
Wed Jun 24, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Eligible/ineligible youth players
Replies: 17
Views: 999

Re: Eligible/ineligible youth players

ClaretTony wrote:
Wed Jun 24, 2020 1:26 pm
They never confirmed dates on Koiki’s contract but he could be one whose deal is at an end.
It's strange that Koiki wouldn't want to sign a short term deal at the very least and potentially get some Premier League experience under his belt.
by Jakubs Tash
Wed Jun 24, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How do Amazon sort deliveries.
Replies: 22
Views: 972

Re: How do Amazon sort deliveries.

Also, all goods are picked from Amazon fulfilment centres around the country. So each of your 3x items, whilst identical, may have come from 3 different warehouses due to stock levels (or lack of stock) of that item in different places.
by Jakubs Tash
Mon Jun 22, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Moneybags City vs The Mighty Clarets
Replies: 366
Views: 11902

Re: Moneybags City vs The Mighty Clarets

I'm hearing our bench is looking interesting tonight. None of the OOC players involved and of course none of the players that were out on loan allowed to be involved.
by Jakubs Tash
Sun Jun 21, 2020 10:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aaron Lennon to leave
Replies: 181
Views: 7891

Re: Aaron Lennon to leave

Not sure about very interesting - possibly quite interesting if it was actually true. But let’s assume it was true - it would be even more interesting if those players agreed to play in a few pretty meaningless games before they are allowed to sign a contract with a new club in 9 days time and then...
by Jakubs Tash
Sat Jun 20, 2020 11:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aaron Lennon to leave
Replies: 181
Views: 7891

Re: Aaron Lennon to leave

It's very interesting that some players have been quite happy to pick up their full wages during lockdown but are very quick to say no to that employer when they have the choice of a short term extension to help the club see the season out.
by Jakubs Tash
Sat Jun 20, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aaron Lennon to leave
Replies: 181
Views: 7891

Re: Aaron Lennon to leave

I said it awhile ago, something is rotten in the state of Burnley. Our culture appears to be changing and we seem less and less Burnley with each passing calamity. The last 7 matches have been a pretty good watch in my opinion....... Bags of effort, great attitude, solid defensively, popping the ba...
by Jakubs Tash
Sat Jun 20, 2020 9:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Injuries hit Clarets for opener
Replies: 421
Views: 14965

Re: Injuries hit Clarets for opener

Allardyce wouldn't go to a club that doesn't have money to spend.
by Jakubs Tash
Sat Jun 20, 2020 9:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Injuries hit Clarets for opener
Replies: 421
Views: 14965

Re: Mr Garlick versus Mighty Sean

rob63 wrote:
Fri Jun 19, 2020 11:05 pm
Yes but last time i checked Roma, Milan & Celtic didn't play in the English leagues
This is correct but you weren't very clear that meant international teams in your original post. This is something that many people get wrong so I was just helping to give clarity.
by Jakubs Tash
Fri Jun 19, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Injuries hit Clarets for opener
Replies: 421
Views: 14965

Re: Mr Garlick versus Mighty Sean

Correct, any player in the last 6 months of their contract can reach agreement with a new club for their next contract. It smacks of trying to see who offers the best package for Jeff & taking it to the wire, with BFC as a back up, just in case, But maybe the initial offer to him has been downgrade...
by Jakubs Tash
Fri Jun 19, 2020 11:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Injuries hit Clarets for opener
Replies: 421
Views: 14965

Re: Mr Garlick versus Mighty Sean

I think this is more to do with whether the manager wanted to keep certain players and then trusting his judgement. Personally, I would've been happy to maybe extend Bardsley for a year, give Hendrick a new deal and let the others go but if the manager wants to extend the contract of other players t...
by Jakubs Tash
Mon Mar 23, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The most `celebrated` Burnley goals ever?
Replies: 83
Views: 2880

Re: The most `celebrated` Burnley goals ever?

Can't argue with any that have been mentioned already in all fairness. Westwood's late winner v Leicester at home this season is a decent shout from recent games. A game we could easily have lost but we dug in, showed real determination and the way the ball rebounded to him and he smashed it in made...
by Jakubs Tash
Mon Mar 23, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Game of Thrones Yes or No
Replies: 41
Views: 1199

Re: Game of Thrones Yes or No

Yes! Actually, like you, i was very late to it myslef and watched all the seasons in a 4 week period ending a couple of weeks back.
by Jakubs Tash
Thu Mar 19, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cardiff 0 Burnley 2 1992
Replies: 32
Views: 1751

Re: Cardiff 0 Burnley 2 1992

One of my all time favourite away games because it was such a huge game for Cardiff. The welsh media were building it up to be their biggest game in 15 years I seem to remember. Big crowd, hot atmosphere and the Claret following was excellent considering the distance. We then played like Champions (...
by Jakubs Tash
Tue Mar 17, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mee to miss out on England debut (Covid 19)
Replies: 20
Views: 2355

Re: Mee to miss out on England debut (Covid 19)

He wont miss out because of Covid 19, he will miss out because he isnt good enough. Jordan Pickford gets grief for mistakes that could, should or do lead to a goal every other game, where us with a claret persuasion seem to miss Ben's regular slips. It's been getting to 1 a game if late. English fo...
by Jakubs Tash
Tue Mar 17, 2020 2:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manager of the Month
Replies: 40
Views: 2380

Re: Manager of the Month

BOYSIE31 wrote:
Tue Mar 17, 2020 11:21 am
Well deserved but a team effort
Does that include the recruitment team too?

Well in, Sean! A brilliant 7 games and fantastic comeback after being heavily questioned.
by Jakubs Tash
Wed Mar 11, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: City v Arsenal postponed
Replies: 23
Views: 1956

Re: City v Arsenal postponed

FactualFrank wrote:
Wed Mar 11, 2020 9:13 am
Not sure, but I imagine we'll have 15 pages now of graphs, whinging, crying, and arguing between a few posters.
Like most threads then....
by Jakubs Tash
Wed Mar 11, 2020 9:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: City v Arsenal postponed
Replies: 23
Views: 1956

Re: City v Arsenal postponed

So what now happens with West Ham? They played Arsenal at the weekend AFTER the Olympiakos owner had been in contact with the Arsenal players.
by Jakubs Tash
Mon Mar 09, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: KFC thoughts on Burnley (and other teams)
Replies: 7
Views: 1275

Re: KFC thoughts on Burnley (and other teams)

Zlatan wrote:
Mon Mar 09, 2020 4:33 pm
Arsenal fans having a meltdown - Asrenal are Boneless Banquet - looks great, but lacks spine :lol:
Haha!! That's quality.
by Jakubs Tash
Mon Mar 09, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Tottenham - Player Ratings
Replies: 60
Views: 3929

Re: Burnley v Tottenham - Player Ratings

Yes, but Taylor made a great run, pulling their defensive line apart, and allowing a simple ball through to put him in on goal. You can’t play like Taylor does, as an attacking full back, and always be in the perfect defensive position. His attacking threat is huge. If we really are going to blame ...