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by chekhov
Thu Jul 02, 2020 7:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ecclesiastical United
Replies: 21
Views: 939

Re: Ecclesiastical United

tiger76 wrote:
Wed Jul 01, 2020 11:25 pm
Nick KNIGHT former England cricketer and now a commentator.
Come on! First he’s not a footballer, second Knight is not ecclesiastical. You can do better tiger76!
by chekhov
Wed Jul 01, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A goodbye message from Jeff
Replies: 63
Views: 3842

Re: A goodbye message from Jeff

Bigvince wrote:
Wed Jul 01, 2020 2:57 pm
Yes my thoughts exactly! Maybe playing for our LITTLE club could well turn out to be the most successful 4 years of his career!
Don’t kid yourself. In the grand scheme of things we ARE a little club, and there’s nothing wrong with that.
by chekhov
Wed Jul 01, 2020 2:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: £385.000 a week
Replies: 36
Views: 2177

Re: £385.000 a week

Okay I’ll say it. That’s an inSane amount.
See what I did?
by chekhov
Tue Jun 30, 2020 6:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Amazon Prime - Burnley match
Replies: 60
Views: 4668

Re: Amazon Prime - Burnley match

Barry_Chuckle wrote:
Tue Jun 30, 2020 5:24 am
Spent too much time showing the managers while the ball was in play, other than that I enjoyed the coverage.
So true, Barry_Chuckle! At times the camera direction was really annoying. Like come on we know what Roy Hodgson looks like for f**** sake.
by chekhov
Tue Jun 30, 2020 6:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Amazon Prime - Burnley match
Replies: 60
Views: 4668

Re: Amazon Prime - Burnley match

I too enjoyed the commentators more than usual. Ally McCoist is about ten times better than Jim Beglin or Andy Townsend combined. Unlike those two he doesn’t tend to drone on interminably but keeps his comments short and occasionally amusing. I thought they totally overdid the Ayew incident. They sh...
by chekhov
Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ayew
Replies: 52
Views: 2832

Re: Ayew

levraiclaret wrote:
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:50 pm
No
Hey levraiclaret, we won the game!
by chekhov
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ayew
Replies: 52
Views: 2832

Re: Ayew

Silkyskills1 wrote:
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:19 pm
How much clearer would you prefer it to be? Had that been Barnes it would have been a straight red from the ref and no one would have complained.
All I can say is I'm with Ally McCoist on this one!
by chekhov
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Palace versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 502
Views: 11155

Re: Woy's Pal Arse versus MIGHTY CLARETS

IanMcL wrote:
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:16 pm
Hope Cork is ok.
Hey Ian, nice job with the matchday thread, but really some of these titles are embarrassing. This evening's really tops the lot.
Please, you can do better.
by chekhov
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ayew
Replies: 52
Views: 2832

Re: Ayew

Not at all clear cut, and that's having seen it at least 20 times on Amazon.
Let's move on shall we?
by chekhov
Mon Jun 29, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Discontent in the camp
Replies: 33
Views: 2930

Re: Discontent in the camp

Here, here
by chekhov
Mon Jun 29, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Palace versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 502
Views: 11155

Re: Woy's Pal Arse versus MIGHTY CLARETS

By the way, this thread title is embarrassing. Please change it.
by chekhov
Mon Jun 29, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Palace versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 502
Views: 11155

Re: Woy's Pal Arse versus Mighty Clarets

FCBurnley wrote:
Mon Jun 29, 2020 7:08 pm
Another hang your head in shame moment for Mr Garlick
Don’t be ridiculous.
by chekhov
Sat Jun 27, 2020 4:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Weekend's footy
Replies: 218
Views: 3583

Re: Weekend's footy

Nice to hear Steve McLaren, but where’s Kasper?
by chekhov
Sat Jun 27, 2020 4:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Weekend's footy
Replies: 218
Views: 3583

Re: Weekend's footy

ClaretTony wrote:
Sat Jun 27, 2020 4:39 pm
I bet Bielsa disciplines him when he finds out. Unprofessional and disrespectful.
It was the water break!
by chekhov
Sat Jun 27, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Weekend's footy
Replies: 218
Views: 3583

Re: Weekend's footy

MACCA wrote:
Sat Jun 27, 2020 4:33 pm
Leeds 3 up

Hinchcliff isnt happy with Bamford playing on his phone in the stand, after going off as sub
Break in play. Camera pans to Bamford as he gets out phone. Daft comment from Hinchcliff.
by chekhov
Sat Jun 27, 2020 4:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Weekend's footy
Replies: 218
Views: 3583

Re: Weekend's footy

Great play from Leeds. They’re joining us next season folks !
by chekhov
Sat Jun 27, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Weekend's footy
Replies: 218
Views: 3583

Re: Weekend's footy

Yes!
by chekhov
Sat Jun 27, 2020 6:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brentford v West Brom
Replies: 26
Views: 1409

Re: Brentford v West Brom

Having watched the Leeds doco on Amazon I’ve developed a bit of a soft spot for them (should I be so ashamed!), and particularly Bielsa and his style of football. So I’ll be rooting for Leeds this arvo.

Sorry folks.
by chekhov
Fri Jun 26, 2020 7:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match of the Day
Replies: 11
Views: 1946

Re: Match of the Day

Can’t blame them. Now that Joe Hart’s left there’s nothing to talk about.
by chekhov
Fri Jun 26, 2020 7:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Andre Gray
Replies: 78
Views: 6591

Re: Andre Gray

AfloatinClaret wrote:
Fri Jun 26, 2020 7:30 am
I'll take the Julie Christie version then.
That’s exactly who I was thinking of. One for the older generation!
by chekhov
Fri Jun 26, 2020 6:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool finally champions again
Replies: 77
Views: 1754

Re: Liverpool finally champions again

Who thinks Alexander-Arnold is going to be as good as Bale?
In the same way he’ll maybe end up being more of an attacker than defensive player.
by chekhov
Fri Jun 26, 2020 5:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Watford - Player Ratings
Replies: 42
Views: 2616

Re: Burnley v Watford - Player Ratings

Can we leave points if we weren’t at the game?
by chekhov
Fri Jun 26, 2020 5:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Andre Gray
Replies: 78
Views: 6591

Re: Andre Gray

Denney would be a great signing. His ability to knock on the ball is far better than the other strikers we have. His header to Welbeck was class in the first half. Much like Barnes too, he knows how to win a free kick. Much better to have him than Crouch! As for Gray I think Vydra is the better pla...
by chekhov
Fri Jun 26, 2020 5:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Andre Gray
Replies: 78
Views: 6591

Re: Andre Gray

I’d rather have Bathsheba than Troy (geddit?).
by chekhov
Fri Jun 26, 2020 5:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 31 games in
Replies: 36
Views: 2258

Re: 31 games in

Wile E Coyote wrote:
Thu Jun 25, 2020 11:49 pm
agreed, but use your substitutions to remove "Bunch" for lot's,....we are not americans
Is that an Americanism? Who says , I’ve got lots of lovely coconuts?
by chekhov
Thu Jun 25, 2020 8:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jay Rodriguez
Replies: 33
Views: 4513

Re: Jay Rodriguez

And hey maybe it makes me sound a bit gay. But you know what I don’t care, I’m comfortable with my sexuality.
by chekhov
Thu Jun 25, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jay Rodriguez
Replies: 33
Views: 4513

Re: Jay Rodriguez

AfloatinClaret wrote:
Thu Jun 25, 2020 8:36 pm
Sorry but have to disagree, though not about the need for the haircut.
I’m enjoying seeing players with longer locks. Gets me nostalgic for the 1980’s.
by chekhov
Thu Jun 25, 2020 6:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick set to leave
Replies: 272
Views: 18201

Re: Hendrick set to leave

Where is Jeff by the way? I thought we were still paying him. Let’s face he’s done sweet f.a. for past 3 months while pocketing a healthy wage.
The least he could do is honour his contract. So that’ll be no well wishing from me.
by chekhov
Thu Jun 25, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Wotfor?
Replies: 283
Views: 6534

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Wotfor?

Troy, Far from the Madding Crowd. Kind of apt for the present times
by chekhov
Thu Jun 25, 2020 6:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Wotfor?
Replies: 283
Views: 6534

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Wotfor?

Crowd in better voice than normal.
by chekhov
Thu Jun 25, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Wotfor?
Replies: 283
Views: 6534

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Wotfor?

Matej looks in the mood!
by chekhov
Thu Jun 25, 2020 5:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC not risking a repeat of Monday's embarrassing incident
Replies: 17
Views: 2601

Re: BFC not risking a repeat of Monday's embarrassing incident

ZizkovClaret wrote:
Thu Jun 25, 2020 3:02 pm
Dean Marney's just getting set up in't car park by the Elite Training Centre.

Image
Looks very much like a loan from that north London team, the one that used to play at Woolwich.
by chekhov
Wed Jun 24, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: tonight's games
Replies: 317
Views: 7819

Re: tonight's games

Martin Tyler does drone on, and on...
Very hard listening.
by chekhov
Wed Jun 24, 2020 7:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: tonight's games
Replies: 317
Views: 7819

Re: tonight's games

Behind the goal at the Stretford end:
“Football is nothing without fans-Matt Busby”
So why are they even bothering?
by chekhov
Wed Jun 24, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: It’s a wrap
Replies: 20
Views: 1409

Re: It’s a wrap

Red Fox Rocks Socks wrote:
Wed Jun 24, 2020 7:18 pm
They should put them over the old bookies that’s looked dreadful for years across from the brickies
Could be an art installation. A bit like when they wrapped up the Reichstag in Berlin a few years ago.
by chekhov
Wed Jun 24, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick set to leave
Replies: 272
Views: 18201

Re: Hendrick set to leave

Winstonswhite wrote:
Wed Jun 24, 2020 6:55 pm
I don’t understand this either. It seems Dyche has taken the players side and agreed not to play them as any injury would jeopardise future contracts with other clubs.
Ridiculous. Fit, under contract players not able to play. Probably getting on for £200,000 in wages. I’m fuming!
by chekhov
Wed Jun 24, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: It’s a wrap
Replies: 20
Views: 1409

Re: It’s a wrap

What happens to those plastic seat tarps at the end of this season? Landfill I guess.
So much for reduce, reuse, recycle.
by chekhov
Wed Jun 24, 2020 5:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick set to leave
Replies: 272
Views: 18201

Re: Hendrick set to leave

Sorry I don’t want to trawl through the whole thread but there’s something I don’t get. Isn’t Hendrick along with the rest of the ooc players being paid up to the end of June when their contracts run out? That being the case why aren’t they in the match day squad??? They are being paid to do sweet f...
by chekhov
Wed Jun 24, 2020 6:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche pre match comments
Replies: 94
Views: 5370

Re: Dyche pre match comments

Dyche's reported salary - whilst the most our club has ever paid anyone (player or manager) - is mid table in the Premier League It is not usual for managers to benefit from the transfer of an outgoing player - some (lower league clubs) do it. It would have to be clearly stated in the managers cont...
by chekhov
Wed Jun 24, 2020 6:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Neil Warnock is back
Replies: 38
Views: 2475

Re: Neil Warnock is back

Long Time Lurker wrote:
Tue Jun 23, 2020 10:46 pm
If Dyche moves on I think we are more likely to get a Head Coach who will do as he is told and be happy to play with the team that is picked for him. Somebody like Stuart Gray.
What a strange thing to say. What, based on what’s happening at our club, makes you think that?
by chekhov
Tue Jun 23, 2020 7:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Chairman
Replies: 271
Views: 16397

Re: The Chairman

I'm presuming that the chairman has been paying the wages of Hendrick, Lennon & bardsley for the last 3 months whilst they have been painting their garden fences. I don't think it's asking to much of the chairman to expect the above players to play for their employer for a couple more games due to ...
by chekhov
Tue Jun 23, 2020 5:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Chairman
Replies: 271
Views: 16397

Re: The Chairman

Jojomk1, that last point wasn’t aimed at you. I think we’re in agreement!
by chekhov
Tue Jun 23, 2020 5:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Chairman
Replies: 271
Views: 16397

Re: The Chairman

It would seem four players have refused to play for the club when fit and within current contract And Dyche, plus others on here, seem to think that is ok and we should be bowing to their demands? I’d really like to know the individual players’ positions. I don’t understand why they are not even in...
by chekhov
Mon Jun 22, 2020 6:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will the Chinese never learn from this mess
Replies: 39
Views: 2235

Re: Will the Chinese never learn from this mess

Bin Ont Turf wrote:
Sun Jun 21, 2020 11:33 pm
The Chinese in general would eat dog sh1t with sugar on.

Not necessarily all their fault though.
As oppose to us Brits you mean? Do you know the stuff that goes in our food?
I’d place a bet that the Chinese have a far healthier diet than we do in the civilised west.
by chekhov
Mon Jun 22, 2020 6:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Now TV Player, is it rubbish?
Replies: 20
Views: 1054

Re: Now TV Player, is it rubbish?

Apologies for late response, Chekhov. Right advice to get the max out of your router, was given above. Also worth doing a speed check to see what is happening at the time.. Glad things were better, next time you tried. Fingers crossed for you, tonight. Thanks. As for tonight I’m not greatly excited...
by chekhov
Sun Jun 21, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Now TV Player, is it rubbish?
Replies: 20
Views: 1054

Re: Now TV Player, is it rubbish?

If your near enough to your router and there is an ethernet port on your laptop you could connect directly to the router with a 'patch cable' (cost about a fiver e.g. https://www.amazon.co.uk/Rhinocables-metre-black-Ethernet-Network/dp/B00DZJSA96/ref=sr_1_3?crid=K8UXFGAGUZCC&dchild=1&keywords=ether...
by chekhov
Sun Jun 21, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The football so far.
Replies: 45
Views: 1459

Re: The football so far.

It’s been nice to see some of the footballers growing their hair a bit longer. Not a fan of these ‘modern’ haircuts.
by chekhov
Sun Jun 21, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What shall we have on our flags?
Replies: 24
Views: 1020

Re: What shall we have on our flags?

Fenwick wrote:
Sun Jun 21, 2020 5:21 pm
Black pudding matters ?
Post of the week?
by chekhov
Sun Jun 21, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Now TV Player, is it rubbish?
Replies: 20
Views: 1054

Re: Now TV Player, is it rubbish?

IanMcL wrote:
Sun Jun 21, 2020 5:03 pm
What is your wifi speed?

YouTube does not take much but proper TV might.
Hey Ian, what do you think? Do you think that sounds like a really shitty connection speed?
by chekhov
Sun Jun 21, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Football
Replies: 45
Views: 1228

Re: Today's Football

I’m hoping Villa win this and manage to stay up, mainly for our Tom’s sake but also I have a bit of a soft spot for them. Something to do with the claret and blue kit, they’ve got a terrific traditional stadium and great support.
Right, wait while I get my tin hat.