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by claptrappers_union
Wed Nov 20, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Stars and their cars....
Replies: 22
Views: 2091

Re: Burnley Stars and their cars....

Gabor Kiraly used to drive an old Mini
by claptrappers_union
Wed Nov 20, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight’s Blast from our Claret & Blue Past is....
Replies: 13
Views: 897

Re: Tonight’s Blast from our Claret & Blue Past is....

Strange player, offered nothing of value to the team, but would chip in with goals when he played.
by claptrappers_union
Tue Nov 19, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Car tyre keeps losing pressure
Replies: 25
Views: 1146

Re: Car tyre keeps losing pressure

I have the same issue, I'm constantly putting air in. I could take it to a garage - might cost few quid, might be a new tire or a new wheel... at the moment I don't have enough money to find out.

EuroGarages have FREE air machines by the way
by claptrappers_union
Mon Nov 18, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Opening Day Thrashings
Replies: 42
Views: 1054

Re: Opening Day Thrashings

That Brighton game... it looked like we were gonners. We hadn’t invested in the team - Stan and the board were losing the fans and the club was broke.

I think that’s the season we had Andrew Watson begging for fans to attend - it was beginning to look a bit grim
by claptrappers_union
Sat Nov 16, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sad loss of three victories against Blackburn
Replies: 21
Views: 1010

Re: Sad loss of three victories against Blackburn

May I introduce you to YouTube...
by claptrappers_union
Thu Nov 14, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another mass shooting in America
Replies: 511
Views: 29661

Re: Another mass shooting in America

Every other day is sad day in America when it comes to mass shootings. Hey-ho life goes on.

Obviously I’m being facetious, but sometimes I wonder if Americans actually think like that?
by claptrappers_union
Thu Nov 14, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: how green are our football clubs
Replies: 38
Views: 1333

Re: how green are our football clubs

The club apparently plants a tree for every green away kit sold... but then again, we removed decent serviceable wooden seats that have been in use since 1969 and then replaced them with 2,400 plastic ones - while removing seats from JHL and dumping into landfill after just 20-odd years of wear and ...
by claptrappers_union
Tue Nov 12, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I'm a Celebrity 2019 line-up confirmed
Replies: 45
Views: 1696

Re: I'm a Celebrity 2019 line-up confirmed

Quickenthetempo wrote:He doesn't even acknowledge being here most of the time.


To be fair, it was just a footnote in his career. When he speaks of his time at Burnley, he speaks well of it.
by claptrappers_union
Tue Nov 12, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Colin has gone
Replies: 50
Views: 2918

Re: Colin has gone

He is the last of the decent characters of the game. Managers and players these days are so dull - I don’t like any of them.

I’ve always liked him though
by claptrappers_union
Mon Nov 11, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: It is now the 2019/20 season
Replies: 57
Views: 7605

Re: It is now the 2019/20 season

Burnley 3 - 0 West Ham Ashley Barnes and Chris Wood both celebrated signing new contracts with goals that propelled the Clarets to another big win over the Hammers. The combination of Barnes and Wood and an own-goal from goalkeeper Roberto Jimenez brought a welcome end to a three-match losing run. ...
by claptrappers_union
Mon Nov 11, 2019 7:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: "The Bruise Brothers"
Replies: 4
Views: 1019

Re: "The Bruise Brothers"

I’d prefer a Blues Brothers one please
by claptrappers_union
Sun Nov 10, 2019 5:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR on the big screen
Replies: 37
Views: 2288

Re: VAR on the big screen

VAR display that the Goal is being checked, then they display the decision and then they show the evidence, before showing ‘check complete’

They only showed the evidence for about 3 seconds which I thought was shocking.
by claptrappers_union
Fri Nov 08, 2019 7:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ** Big favour needed, please read **
Replies: 49
Views: 2276

Re: ** Big favour needed, please read **

Have you considered enrolling her to somewhere like Basics Junior Theatre?

Their productions are very professional and she will develop with them. Lots of their young performers go into have professional careers.

https://basicsjuniortheatre.co.uk/
by claptrappers_union
Thu Nov 07, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Team in 5 years time (FM2020)
Replies: 5
Views: 627

Burnley Team in 5 years time (FM2020)

Spotted this on the Burnley EXpress site, save you time clicking through all 5 pages of adverts and popups - some realistic targets I think The wait is (almost) over: Football Manager - the staggeringly popular management game, notorious for its highly-addictive nature and ability to single-handedly...
by claptrappers_union
Mon Nov 04, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investment
Replies: 40
Views: 1152

Re: Investment

BOYSIE31 wrote:And you will probably never see any of them play in the first team.


Probably not

So, with that conclusion, having an Academy and a Development squad is pointless - and the money saved running them should be spent on transfer fee's for young players with proven Premier League quality?
by claptrappers_union
Mon Nov 04, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investment
Replies: 40
Views: 1152

Re: Investment

The OP can look at wiki - here are some of the players we signed just this season for the U23's

Joel Senior - Curzon Ashton
Ryan Cooney - Bury
Bailey Peacock-Farrell - Leeds United
Adam Phillips - Free agent
Lukas Jensen - Hellerup (Denmark)
Joel Mumbongo - Hellas Verona (Italy)
by claptrappers_union
Mon Nov 04, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investment
Replies: 40
Views: 1152

Re: Investment

But OP is having a pop at the transfer policy saying that the club don't invest in young players. So what I gather he wants players between 18-23 to come straight into the team?
by claptrappers_union
Mon Nov 04, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investment
Replies: 40
Views: 1152

Re: Investment

So that's about 4 signings in 7 years then? One of whom will never get anywhere near our starting line up. This goes back about 7 years Keiran Trippier (21) Kevin Long (19) Ben Mee (22) Sam Vokes (22) Junior Stanslas (21) Danny Ings (19) David Edgar (22) Charlie Austin (21) Michael Keane (21) James...
by claptrappers_union
Mon Nov 04, 2019 2:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investment
Replies: 40
Views: 1152

Re: Investment

BOYSIE31 wrote:For a start Tarks and Taylor are both 26 and Mc Neil came from utd.

Others currently are not playing - next


That how old there were when we signed them, and when McNeil signed his new contract
by claptrappers_union
Mon Nov 04, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investment
Replies: 40
Views: 1152

Re: Investment

BOYSIE31 wrote:As you all know i am very vocal on our transfer policy or lack off

So when are we going to finally invest in some youth / some pace / some creativity.


James Tarkowski (23)
Jimmy Dunne (18)
Charlie Taylor (23)
Dwight McNeill (new contract 19)
Bailey Peacock-Farrell (22)
by claptrappers_union
Mon Nov 04, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR At Everton
Replies: 89
Views: 2504

Re: VAR At Everton

I hope Sean Dyche is aware of this new rule - where defenders are allowed to handle the ball if there are jumping up with another player.
by claptrappers_union
Mon Nov 04, 2019 5:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Thoughts on how to protest VAR
Replies: 37
Views: 1256

Re: Thoughts on how to protest VAR

Missing the first 5 minutes doesn’t benefit anyone.

Booing the Premier League anthem as the players do the wanky handshake nonsense - that will cause attention. The Premier League won’t like that as that footage goes out worldwide
by claptrappers_union
Sun Nov 03, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR At Everton
Replies: 89
Views: 2504

Re: VAR At Everton

Today there was a handball, nobody appealed - VAR deliberated over it for 3 mins. It looked like a handball to me, that was my opinion after seeing the replays... anyway VAR decided because both players were challenging the ball so it wasn’t a penalty that no one asked for and killed the momentum of...
by claptrappers_union
Sun Nov 03, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR At Everton
Replies: 89
Views: 2504

Re: VAR At Everton

Var has shown I don’t know the rules of the game - everything from handballs, dangerous tackles to contact in the penalty area. Different decisions every week, yet justified by a different rulings. The game has suddenly become all technical and the only people how can now enjoy it are referees and e...
by claptrappers_union
Sun Nov 03, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley fan v Burnley fan
Replies: 108
Views: 5082

Re: Burnley fan v Burnley fan

jdrobbo wrote:Agree with some of that, but kids they weren’t (most in the group I’d have as 18-25) and accusing someone as being a ‘Paedo’ is beyond immature.


What’s the source to this accusation?
by claptrappers_union
Sun Nov 03, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley fan v Burnley fan
Replies: 108
Views: 5082

Re: Burnley fan v Burnley fan

Reading this thread reminds me why I don’t bother with away games.

Most of the day is spoiled by Neanderthals who know nothing about Burnley FC, our players or football in general and spend most of the game sticking V’s up at home fans.
by claptrappers_union
Sat Nov 02, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: It is now the 2019/20 season
Replies: 57
Views: 7605

Re: It is now the 2019/20 season

Sheff Utd 3 - 0 Burnley

It was a demoralising defeat at Bramall Lane as Burnley were blown away by three first-half goals in a one-sided Roses battle.


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https://youtu.be/mQrAoF2okWA
by claptrappers_union
Fri Nov 01, 2019 8:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ollie Norwood
Replies: 30
Views: 2568

Re: Ollie Norwood

I only learned recently try that Harvey Barnes is the son of Paul Barnes. Harvey was born the same week his Dad scored a goal in a 3-1 defeat at Bristol City. A few weeks later he signed for Huddersfield. I’ve noticed his Wikipedia has been updated - his Place of Birth now says Leicester. I’m pretty...
by claptrappers_union
Wed Oct 30, 2019 3:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Remembering Eli
Replies: 39
Views: 2049

Re: Remembering Eli

A minutes applause on the 13th minute for the next home game then?
by claptrappers_union
Tue Oct 29, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have you ever left a Clarets game early?
Replies: 150
Views: 4191

Re: Have you ever left a Clarets game early?

Longside4evr wrote:Its a good job Sean Dyche doesn't decide to leave early because he has to get back to Northampton and turn his back on the team if things aren't going right.


Sean Dyche, to be fair, he is paid a lot of money to stick around after half time.... that said we used to pay Kevin McDonald too
by claptrappers_union
Mon Oct 28, 2019 4:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Crouch
Replies: 6
Views: 917

Re: Crouch

Like his Burnley career - underused and SAD!

Trump
by claptrappers_union
Sun Oct 27, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clapping today
Replies: 198
Views: 5795

Re: Clapping today

I can understand why the club go along with it, can you imagine the criticism they say ‘no’ Remember is the fans who request for the message to be displayed and the club don’t instruct anyone to clap. I’m not a fan of these minutes applauses either, I think they should only be given for the passing ...
by claptrappers_union
Sat Oct 26, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have you ever left a Clarets game early?
Replies: 150
Views: 4191

Re: Have you ever left a Clarets game early?

Shame you missed a goal of the season contender
by claptrappers_union
Sat Oct 26, 2019 10:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: It is now the 2019/20 season
Replies: 57
Views: 7605

Re: It is now the 2019/20 season

Burnley 2 - 4 Chelsea Rodriguez’s long-range effort and McNeil’s deflected strike didn’t quite paper over the cracks as the Clarets came up short in both penalty areas. Christian Pulisic scored a 'perfect' hat-trick with a left foot, right foot and headed effort. 2CA06FD7-109C-46C3-9FF1-7CD84A093F7...
by claptrappers_union
Fri Oct 25, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Meghan
Replies: 37
Views: 1365

Re: Meghan

She shouldn’t have got involved with that horrible, disgusting family in the first place. She’s not towing the line so she will be brought down a peg or two. Doesn’t help when you have racist newspapers spinning everything she says. The simple way to live as as a Royal is paint on a smile and say ev...
by claptrappers_union
Fri Oct 25, 2019 12:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: PL plans for 2022 World Cup
Replies: 15
Views: 925

Re: PL plans for 2022 World Cup

8 days after the final is ample as most players will be home weeks before then. They’ll only be 44 players on duty for the final.
by claptrappers_union
Thu Oct 24, 2019 6:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Eddie Had A Dream
Replies: 21
Views: 1761

Re: ARTICLE: Eddie Had A Dream

We were treading water under Howe, but maybe if he had stayed things might’ve eventually clicked... There was a lot of reassessing to be done after Coyle and Laws and senior players such as Carlisle, Alexander and Jensen probably having too much unwanted influence around the club on reflection. Cert...
by claptrappers_union
Wed Oct 23, 2019 12:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Oh dear .?.
Replies: 12
Views: 1265

Re: Oh dear .?.

Dyche Out!!!!
by claptrappers_union
Tue Oct 22, 2019 12:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: If goals start not being given for that we’re in trouble
Replies: 48
Views: 2716

Re: ARTICLE: If goals start not being given for that we’re in trouble

We should just start watching these eSports instead. That’s what people want it seems
by claptrappers_union
Sun Oct 20, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Major Road closure
Replies: 79
Views: 5974

Re: Major Road closure

Sometimes I take that junction when I’m daydreaming instead of taking junction 10. End up biting the steering wheel when I get caught in the massive queue.

I dread to think what will happen when I do it this time
by claptrappers_union
Sat Oct 19, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: It is now the 2019/20 season
Replies: 57
Views: 7605

Re: It is now the 2019/20 season

Leicester City 2 - 1 Burnley VAR raised its head and controversially denied the Clarets a point at the King Power Stadium. Burnley thought they had equalised through Chris Wood eight minutes from time but his effort was controversially ruled out. 8F4E60A3-576C-4681-895A-A63CA7BB9827.jpeg https://yo...
by claptrappers_union
Wed Oct 16, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: You've got to laugh
Replies: 10
Views: 1580

Re: You've got to laugh

Nothing to it really, just a bunch of lads fooling about. At the end of the day though, they should’ve made an example out of the one carrying a knife.

I thought the government were cracking down on this problem, he should’ve been given some time inside, just to be lesson to everyone else.
by claptrappers_union
Sun Oct 13, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Matchday Autograph Passes
Replies: 16
Views: 1506

Re: Matchday Autograph Passes

I don’t understand the autograph thing. I understand families waiting for autographs with their young children - meeting their heroes etc. But when your over the age of 15, you must have better things to be doing with your time.

Horses for courses and that, but I don’t get it.
by claptrappers_union
Mon Oct 07, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Turf announcer
Replies: 47
Views: 6418

Re: Turf announcer

The PNE announcer is a mate of mine, really good lad. He was never sacked. - EDIT - the person in the article isn't the PNE announcer I know I have a new respect for announcers though, I once had to step in and do a reserve game. I thought it'll be easy, but it was frightening. I've worked with a fe...
by claptrappers_union
Mon Oct 07, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kamara
Replies: 18
Views: 2614

Re: Kamara

I caught a few episodes of Goals on Sunday and I must say Alex Scott is a great host for it.
by claptrappers_union
Mon Oct 07, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pitchside electronic ad boards
Replies: 7
Views: 746

Re: Pitchside electronic ad boards

I'm sure any business can advertise on there - its a bit pricey though
by claptrappers_union
Sun Oct 06, 2019 5:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Everton were dire today
Replies: 20
Views: 4511

Re: Everton were dire today

Everton don’t seem to have an identity. A very mediocre team who are not meeting their potential.

I think it goes to show how far we have come though. I fancied Burnley to win yesterday. Not thinking that we could win, but we should win.
by claptrappers_union
Sun Oct 06, 2019 5:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: REPORT: Another away game – another draw
Replies: 20
Views: 2840

Re: REPORT: Another away game – another draw

He could’ve been more loyal like me. I still do my paper round. I’m not doing another job for ‘money’. I’m a saint.
by claptrappers_union
Sat Oct 05, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: It is now the 2019/20 season
Replies: 57
Views: 7605

Re: It is now the 2019/20 season

Burnley 1 - 0 Everton

Jeff Hendrick's splendid volley ensured Burnley punished 10-man Everton and further increased the pressure on beleaguered Toffees manager Marco Silva.


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