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by andyh
Sat Nov 09, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v West Ham - Player Ratings
Replies: 66
Views: 3270

Re: Burnley v West Ham - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Bardsley 7
Tarkowski 8
Mee 9
Taylor 8
Hendrick 8
Westwood 8
Cork 8
McNeil 9
Barnes 8
Wood 8
Much better all round
by andyh
Tue Nov 05, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ignorance of Hidden Disabilities - Paddy McGuinness
Replies: 72
Views: 2327

Re: Ignorance of Hidden Disabilities - Paddy McGuinness

Not sure on Spain, I get very annoyed when I'm struggling for parking & I see all the unoccupied disability spaces in the supermarket (everywhere) even at night I won't use them, do we need so many free spaces not being used, I'm sympathetic to people who genuinely have disabilities, it does ma...
by andyh
Sat Nov 02, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 41
Views: 2211

Re: Danny Drinkwater

Yes because it’s not that anyone knew he had a drink problem and hardly played for two years , as we all know the recruitment team do such a thorough job :roll: I still think this could work out ok. Danny surely must have been impressed by Sean’s handling of it. If he is going to make anything of t...
by andyh
Mon Oct 28, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sean Dyche on TalkSPORT now
Replies: 27
Views: 2723

Re: Sean Dyche on TalkSPORT now

But when Ashley Barnes does it it's just "clever play" presumably? My understanding of Sean’s position is that if there is contact and one party ends up on the floor then that is ok. Regardless of which party I initiated contact or who ends on the floor. He is incensed by players going to...
by andyh
Mon Oct 28, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Footy Mad Cities
Replies: 49
Views: 1629

Re: Footy Mad Cities

Portsmouth = Footie city
Southampton = Not Footie city

Purely from my experience. Southampton fans seem really plastic somehow.
by andyh
Mon Oct 28, 2019 6:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Over reaction thread.
Replies: 44
Views: 2320

Re: Over reaction thread.

DCWat wrote:Twixi

Surely Twix is already plural like trousers or scissors or shears. It is the two stick thing.
by andyh
Sun Oct 27, 2019 7:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wales or South Africa?
Replies: 49
Views: 1107

Re: Wales or South Africa?

A Pyrrhic victory for Wales would be ideal. Scape through but totally wrecked for the final.
by andyh
Sun Oct 27, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clapping today
Replies: 198
Views: 5717

Re: Clapping today

Let’s say there are 30000 lifelong clarets. Let’s say we all live an average of 100. That is still 300 dying every year. We only have 20 home games. (Rounding to make the maths easier). It still means we should average 15 announcements each and every match. It is why the bigger clubs cant even think...
by andyh
Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RATE THE REF - Michael Oliver v Chelsea
Replies: 22
Views: 834

Re: RATE THE REF - Michael Oliver v Chelsea

22
22
22
22
Didn’t get a lot wrong... the dive was a good one. And he booked him for it.
by andyh
Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Chelsea - Player Ratings
Replies: 60
Views: 3351

Re: Burnley v Chelsea - Player Ratings

Pope 5 Lowton 5 Tarky 5 Mee 7 Pieters 5 McNeil 9 Cork 7 Hendrick 7 Westwood 6 Barnes 5 Rodriguez 6 Vydra 5 At the end of the day you can’t have 4 of the back 5 having a bad day at the same time and expect to get anything from it. I thought our press was excellent until the 3rd and then our heads dro...
by andyh
Wed Oct 23, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Eddie Had A Dream
Replies: 21
Views: 1755

Re: ARTICLE: Eddie Had A Dream

Perfect man for Bournemouth. Even with the money he had available it is unbelievable success.

Never looked comfortable at Burnley.

I will always be thankful to him. He did do his bit in transitioning from Coyle’s ageing squad to a younger setup that Sean has taken forwards so well.
by andyh
Thu Oct 17, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The United Kingdom
Replies: 31
Views: 1233

Re: The United Kingdom

Bosscat wrote::lol: :lol: :lol:
The Romans built a Wall m8.

Boris might just do a Donald and build a new one to keep you buggers in check :D

Surely we would refer to Scotland as Beyond the Wall, We then need to empty the prisons into something we could call the Night’s Watch. Job done.
by andyh
Mon Oct 07, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kamara
Replies: 18
Views: 2528

Re: Kamara

Clearly planned as we tried it in the first half. Hendrick was unmarked then too. That is zonal marking. No one is marked. Everyone is supposed to be marking space but most teams have a gap at the back post. We’ve been trying the head it back from that spot for ages. Usually it was Ben nodding it b...
by andyh
Sun Oct 06, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Toffee messagboard
Replies: 26
Views: 4486

Re: Toffee messagboard

I do like that forum’s layout. A thread for each player for the season. A thread for the manager. A thread for each fixture. Huge volume of traffic. Very impressive.
by andyh
Sat Oct 05, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: So that is what 250m gets you!
Replies: 30
Views: 3507

Re: So that is what 250m gets you!

Only 30 Million euros... cheap compared to the rest I guess.
by andyh
Sat Oct 05, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: An incredible sight.
Replies: 27
Views: 3237

Re: An incredible sight.

We have played 6 of the bottom 8 though... even though it looked tougher before a ball was kicked
by andyh
Sat Oct 05, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RATE THE REF - Graham Scott v Everton
Replies: 22
Views: 2783

Re: RATE THE REF - Graham Scott v Everton

A 10
B 13
C 18
D 11

He was lucky that it was an easy game. No control no judgement
by andyh
Sat Oct 05, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee
Replies: 63
Views: 6402

Re: Ben Mee

With the possible exception of Liverpool I don’t think there is a pairing as good in the Premier League. We are very luck to have them.
by andyh
Sat Oct 05, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: So that is what 250m gets you!
Replies: 30
Views: 3507

So that is what 250m gets you!

Maybe our transfer policy isn’t that bad after all. Not sure how many straight swaps I’d do.
by andyh
Sat Oct 05, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Everton - Player Ratings
Replies: 71
Views: 8697

Re: Burnley v Everton - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Lowton 5
Tarkowski 8
Mee 8
Pieters 7
JBG 6
Hendricks 8 mom because of the goal
Westwood 7
Mc Neill 8
Barnes 5
Wood 6

Taylor 7
JRod 6
by andyh
Wed Oct 02, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Phobias
Replies: 54
Views: 2245

Re: Phobias

I have eurotophobia... Secretly they have razor sharp teeth. :(
by andyh
Sat Sep 28, 2019 6:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stoke
Replies: 35
Views: 2299

Re: Stoke

mkmel wrote:Sam Vokes was on the bench yet again tonight

Looks like we’ve had their pants down for the Vokes fee. Maybe payback for Leon Cory.
by andyh
Tue Sep 24, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Portsmouth vs Southampton
Replies: 41
Views: 2393

Re: Portsmouth vs Southampton

FactualFrank wrote:I'll go for 1-1 after 90 minutes.

I’ve got a tenner at 9/2 on a Pompey win.
by andyh
Mon Sep 23, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Thoughts?
Replies: 15
Views: 1957

Re: Thoughts?

I managed to read a few paragraphs before the whole site vanished - what a dreadful advertising loaded site. It is a fact that as children we explore ourselves, and others if we had the chance. I was still junior school age when I was involved in an 'I'll show you mine if you show me yours' episode...
by andyh
Thu Sep 19, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sapiosexual !!
Replies: 64
Views: 4164

Re: Sapiosexual !!

When is all this sh!te going to end ? https://www.msn.com/en-gb/entertainment/celebrity/mark-ronson-identifies-as-sapiosexual/ar-AAHwZnA?li=BBoPWjQ Why is it a problem? It’s totally boring and dull. I don’t care who anybody else finds sexy. However there is nothing wrong with being attracted by int...
by andyh
Sun Sep 15, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tammy Abraham
Replies: 17
Views: 1607

Re: Tammy Abraham

Dyched wrote:Imagine if a Burnley player did that? McNeil whips in a decent cross now and again and he’s currently better than Giggs

That is only because Ryan is 45. :D
by andyh
Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Don't you just love comedy Vegetables/Fruit
Replies: 7
Views: 880

Re: Don't you just love comedy Vegetables/Fruit

Bosscat wrote:Twerking :lol:

Absolutely.
by andyh
Thu Sep 12, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Don't you just love comedy Vegetables/Fruit
Replies: 7
Views: 880

Re: Don't you just love comedy Vegetables/Fruit

Is that last potato a naked woman facing away from you with shoulder length hair and her arms tucked in front of her?
by andyh
Thu Sep 12, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Another win but Burnley mourns death of Smith
Replies: 18
Views: 1467

Re: ARTICLE: Another win but Burnley mourns death of Smith

I love league tables... we had let in more than 5 of the bottom 6 at this stage. And they say you need a great defence to win the league.
by andyh
Thu Sep 12, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Book recommendations
Replies: 54
Views: 2751

Re: Book recommendations

Herberts original Dune book was brilliant but it got very laboured by the 3rd and 4th book in the series..... I agree. Certainly started well but didn’t get better. I thought the same about the Gormenghast books. I think Peake was going through some mental episode whilst he was writing the third on...
by andyh
Thu Sep 12, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Book recommendations
Replies: 54
Views: 2751

Re: Book recommendations

Have got most of the Raymond E Feist novels in paperback and some on Kindle I liked the Daughter of the Empire and its sequels that he wrote with Jenny Wurtz. Surprised Dune hasn’t been mentioned as a excellent series of books. Not sci-fi obviously but I’m enjoying Crime and Punishment at the momen...
by andyh
Thu Sep 12, 2019 8:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: "Football is about opinions"
Replies: 14
Views: 1070

Re: "Football is about opinions"

You could be right or wrong. It’s all about opinions. :D
by andyh
Mon Sep 09, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peacock-Farrell
Replies: 36
Views: 4956

Re: Peacock-Farrell

We’ve Dunne come a Long way. We have full internationals that are nowhere near our first team.
by andyh
Mon Sep 09, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee confirmed for Brighton game
Replies: 5
Views: 860

Re: Referee confirmed for Brighton game

A very good ref in my opinion.
by andyh
Sun Sep 01, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Defour may leave before European deadline
Replies: 208
Views: 11661

Re: Defour may leave before European deadline

Best footballer I’ve seen play for us. That dates back to Dobson and Steven and James. We didn’t see enough of him through injury. Thank you for giving us a go. Shame It didn’t really work out.
by andyh
Sat Aug 31, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Half and half scarves
Replies: 21
Views: 2030

Re: Half and half scarves

Dyche and Klopp on the one from today... Truly vomit inducing.
by andyh
Sat Aug 31, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Liverpool - Player Ratings
Replies: 84
Views: 8863

Re: Burnley v Liverpool - Player Ratings

I didn’t think we were as bad as most on here. We had a few chances and a bit of bad luck against the European champions. Pope didn’t have a lot to do apart from pick the ball out of the net 3 times. Sean gambled on playing a very high line. I might have worked on another day as it was amazingly con...
by andyh
Thu Aug 22, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool Airport transfers
Replies: 26
Views: 2083

Re: Liverpool Airport transfers

isn’t the window closed until January.
by andyh
Mon Aug 19, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Employing a maid.( Non-football.)
Replies: 40
Views: 3858

Re: Employing a maid.( Non-football.)

I want to believe the OP is just a wind up. The alternative is unsettling and dripping slime.
by andyh
Sun Aug 11, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sean Dyche - Developing A Positive Culture
Replies: 8
Views: 1859

Re: Sean Dyche - Developing A Positive Culture

Thanks for the link. Very informative. Makes me wonder how different that approach is to some of the foreign managers in the Prem who can buy and sell more.
by andyh
Sat Aug 10, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Ings
Replies: 78
Views: 10694

Re: Danny Ings

Would not swap our two for theirs...
by andyh
Sat Aug 10, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Southampton - Player Ratings
Replies: 79
Views: 13486

Re: Burnley v Southampton - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Lowton 6
Tarkowski 9
Mee 8
Pieters 7
JBG 7
Westwood 6
Cork 7
McNeil 6
Barnes 8
Wood 6
by andyh
Sat Aug 10, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RATE THE REF - Graham Scott v Southampton
Replies: 35
Views: 3256

Re: RATE THE REF - Graham Scott v Southampton

A. 5
B. 5
C. 7
D. 5

This bloke really is woeful

He isn’t that good.
by andyh
Sat Aug 10, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Going to games alone
Replies: 113
Views: 10564

Re: Going to games alone

We’ve 2 season tickets but my wife can rarely make it. I used to hate going on my own but now like you said it is “me time”. Also when the match is on I never take my eyes off it so I may as well be on my own.
by andyh
Fri Aug 09, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee appointed club captain
Replies: 43
Views: 3309

Re: Ben Mee appointed club captain

FactualFrank wrote:I've always known it as:

9 10
11 6 8 7
3 4 5 2
1

Surely

7..9..11
..8..10
4.5.6
.2.3
..1

2-3-5 formation
by andyh
Fri Aug 09, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ashley Barnes
Replies: 19
Views: 3100

Re: Ashley Barnes

I like. The song lyrics are sort of apt. A bit sh*t but in a good way... a bit like Ash himself. Tries hard but will never really be everyone’s cup of tea.
by andyh
Thu Aug 01, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 509300

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

AshevilleNCClaret wrote:Here you go (a short and to-the-point-haiku )

Tom Heaton has left
Need Another Midfielder
Not going to happen


Season starts so soon.
Midfielder about to sign.
But then he doesn’t.
by andyh
Wed Jul 31, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is this the time
Replies: 18
Views: 1966

Re: Is this the time

I’m not clear what our strategy is. It seems to have become very focused on the short-term. How do you see that? Surely saving money for a rainy day is more long term? I see clubs spending £100M as being short term. That is unsustainable. If these signing don't work out for Villa they won't have an...
by andyh
Wed Jul 31, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is this the time
Replies: 18
Views: 1966

Re: Is this the time

Only on a Burnley forum, following a 6-1 demolition of an ok French side, could we have such gloom.

We would still have 2 England keepers if Heats leaves.

We look good all over the pitch... but maybe need one more cm with Defour’s track record.

I can’t see us getting dragged in like last year.
by andyh
Wed Jul 31, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New google/PayPal scam
Replies: 0
Views: 740

New google/PayPal scam

Just received an email with a notice of a google play invoice with a link to cancel. Total scam. Click on the link and you get a paypal lookalike screen. Nearly fell for it. But no, it is just trying to get your PayPal details. Beware.

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