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by bfcmik
Thu Sep 19, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sapiosexual !!
Replies: 47
Views: 1454

Re: Sapiosexual !!

mdd2 wrote:I am femsapiosexual and I would guess most of us are 1) attracted to who we identify to be attractive but 2) fall in love with the person rather than their looks.
I mean would any of use fall for an attractive but Rovers supporting partner? :oops: :oops:
Neigh lad, let's not go there :D
by bfcmik
Thu Sep 19, 2019 10:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Concussion substitutes
Replies: 31
Views: 647

Re: Concussion substitutes

The way the game is going I think in 10 years it will be a game I will no longer recognise and not be interested in watching. With the way VAR is overtaking every goal and taking the emotion out of the game. People have been saying that for decades - and are still watching and supporting football t...
by bfcmik
Tue Sep 17, 2019 12:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Stokes hits out at The Sun
Replies: 68
Views: 2532

Re: Ben Stokes hits out at The Sun

AlargeClaret wrote:It’s the murderers daughter who has sold the story
And that makes it right to publish it? When the guy with the public profile they use as justification wasn't even born until 3 years after the crime?
by bfcmik
Mon Sep 16, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire Champions?
Replies: 45
Views: 1586

Re: Lancashire Champions?

tiger76 wrote:Another 5 wickets for Tom Bailey he's had a great season,should be another win from here.
Apparently it is his 8th 5 wicket haul - and 4 of them have been against Middlesex!
by bfcmik
Sun Sep 15, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Everton
Replies: 40
Views: 1829

Re: Everton

Spijed wrote:But we played Everton when we were mathematically safe, and yu know how that usually pans out at the end of the season! :)
he is referring to the Boxing Day game - when we didn't look like getting anywhere near being mathematically safe ever!
by bfcmik
Sun Sep 15, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where in Spain ?
Replies: 34
Views: 1341

Re: Where in Spain ?

HunterST_BFC wrote:Anyone got an apartment to rent for a couple of weeks? Nov / Dec?
https://www.homeaway.co.uk/
by bfcmik
Sun Sep 15, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Everton
Replies: 40
Views: 1829

Re: Everton

Sorry guys but we aren't exactly looking anywhere near good enough yet You don't think we are anywhere near being good enough to beat Everton? In that case you'd better go bet everything you own on us being relegated. Everton are going to be one of the also-ran teams that we have to be competitive ...
by bfcmik
Sun Sep 15, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Everton
Replies: 40
Views: 1829

Re: Everton

Sorry guys but we aren't exactly looking anywhere near good enough yet Good enough for what? Good enough for the title? Good enough for a Champions League spot? Good enough for a top 7 position? Or good enough to have a chance of beating Everton? 4 very different levels of 'good enough' needed for ...
by bfcmik
Sun Sep 15, 2019 1:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lowerhouse new pro
Replies: 45
Views: 1545

Re: Lowerhouse new pro

a Lincolnshire Premier League batting record having plundered 1507 runs at an average of 107 for Sleaford in 2016.
If he gets anywhere near this it will be a very good season for t'house
by bfcmik
Sat Sep 14, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sussex by the Sea versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 283
Views: 5932

Re: Sussex by the Sea versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Jeff 'ffs what's he coming on for?' Hendrick with the goal :D
by bfcmik
Thu Sep 12, 2019 10:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater
Replies: 82
Views: 4287

Re: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater

nobody expects sainthood, but perhaps on those wages they should expect professionalism and integrity. Most other 20 odd year olds are not playing football for a living on that sort of cash. Its a short career, plenty of time for nightclubs and drinking antics when its all over. And plenty of time ...
by bfcmik
Thu Sep 12, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater
Replies: 82
Views: 4287

Re: ARTICLE: Dyche speaks on Drinkwater

Apparently we are supporting him to the tune of 50 grand per week to get ******. You can tell it's not SD paying his wages from his own pocket. What a load of b*ll*cks. £50k per week is what gets you a 2nd line standard of player - even the full £100k per week does not often get you a difference ma...
by bfcmik
Thu Sep 12, 2019 3:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 14496
Views: 269998

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

One benefit of leaving would mean I'd no longer have to come on threads like this to school democracy denying remoaners, ever again. "... a referendum on any topic can only be advisory for the lawmakers in Parliament unless very clear language to the contrary is in the referendum legislation i...
by bfcmik
Wed Sep 11, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Norwich sell out
Replies: 45
Views: 4604

Re: Norwich sell out

Quicknick wrote:How many tickets do away fans get now they only get half the CFS? Do they get some for the BLS?
They get just over the 10% minimum now. All in the CF stand
by bfcmik
Wed Sep 11, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 14496
Views: 269998

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Parliament is not sovereign. Parliament is responsible to the people. Parliamentary sovereignty means that parliament is sovereign over all other government bodies (including the monarch and the courts), but it does not mean that it is sovereign over the people. "... a referendum on any topic ...
by bfcmik
Tue Sep 10, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 14496
Views: 269998

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

I saw today that the prorogation of Parliament has caused the DEFRA bills designed to enshrine in UK law the support and protections currently given by EU legislation to agriculture, fisheries and the countryside has failed as it had not completed it's passage through the House. There will be no gov...
by bfcmik
Sun Sep 08, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire League final day
Replies: 118
Views: 2553

Re: Lancashire League final day

Congratulations Burnley CC grrr
by bfcmik
Sun Sep 08, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 14496
Views: 269998

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Times article: Don’t blame Boris Johnson for the Tory meltdown Matthew Parris The prime minister’s turbulent leadership is a symptom, not the cause, of a disease that infected my party years ago The Conservative Party is dying. What happened this week cannot be erased. A substantial and senior group...
by bfcmik
Sat Sep 07, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Solihull Moors
Replies: 15
Views: 1090

Re: Solihull Moors

Kelty Hearts 1 Solihull Moors 1 (2-4 on pens) after Kelty took a 1st half lead. Interesting format. I wonder if they have to travel up to Scotland for every game, some of these Scots lower league teams might struggle to afford the trip.
by bfcmik
Fri Sep 06, 2019 2:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mike Garlick interview
Replies: 41
Views: 2262

Re: Mike Garlick interview

I thought the players get the money in bonuses? Doesn’t exactly go in the “kitty”. Please ignore Mik, he's just black cloud chasing. Budgeting for 17th just means that if we finish lower than that then we aren't initially crippled in the Championship. He's hardly likely to say that we budget for 18...
by bfcmik
Thu Sep 05, 2019 11:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mike Garlick interview
Replies: 41
Views: 2262

Re: Mike Garlick interview

It means that we budget for the income we would receive should we finish 17th. Finishing 18th gets you relegated and finished higher than 17th puts extra money in the kitty
by bfcmik
Thu Sep 05, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mike Garlick interview
Replies: 41
Views: 2262

Mike Garlick interview

"We budget to finish fourth bottom every year, to be around the bottom end, but to survive," said Garlick who said the club had not received a single enquiry for Dyche's services during his Turf tenure. “That’s what we do our plan on. Anything above survival is a fantastic bonus for us ..&...
by bfcmik
Thu Sep 05, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drink water injury
Replies: 463
Views: 25560

Re: Drink water injury

Even I had heard the Drinkwater deal was just waiting for the final bits to be sorted a few days before the signing - my Chelsea supporting mate (who has proper 'contacts') told me it was essentially a done deal with just who paid what to finalise.
by bfcmik
Wed Sep 04, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire League
Replies: 52
Views: 2572

Re: Lancashire League

Steve1956 wrote:You don't get crowds like this anymore in the Lancashire league Rawtenstall v Accrington Worsley cup final 1976
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Back then spectators at Liverpool Rd would be applauded by the players as they took their seats :lol: :P
by bfcmik
Tue Sep 03, 2019 3:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets for Foodbanks underway in the spirit of Shankly
Replies: 7
Views: 646

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets for Foodbanks underway in the spirit of Shankly

Just had a chat on the phone with Dave from Everton - he has done a remarkable job with this at the two Liverpool grounds since they launched their scheme. He was a massive help to us last week. He seemed like a real good guy and very passionate about the whole fans for foodbanks idea when he was c...
by bfcmik
Mon Sep 02, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pieters v Salah
Replies: 43
Views: 2531

Re: Pieters v Salah

The same people marked Lowton down last season when he was trying to mark Hazard. Of course, Salah got past him a couple of times and, of course, he gave Salah too much space out on the wing - but that is down to how we set up, which is to play it narrow and then move out to cover someone playing wi...
by bfcmik
Mon Sep 02, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 1301
Views: 92242

Re: Bolton

Bolton's new owners begin their reign with loans amounting to £40m from two of their number at 4% interest p.a. 4% is a great rate of interest for the club. I'm sure Flood's loans to BFC were at much higher rates of return. If they pay off all their debt with the cash then they will be on the road ...
by bfcmik
Mon Sep 02, 2019 1:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clothing Repair
Replies: 29
Views: 1313

Re: Clothing Repair

There was a woman on Dragon's Den last night wanted investment for her clothes repair business. She quoted £150 for a straight forward repair on a pair of trousers - I could buy several new pairs for that much!
by bfcmik
Mon Sep 02, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets for Foodbanks underway in the spirit of Shankly
Replies: 7
Views: 646

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets for Foodbanks underway in the spirit of Shankly

Very well done to all of you. And a big thank you to the Scousers too. Excellent camaraderie!
by bfcmik
Sun Sep 01, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: CFS Smokers
Replies: 41
Views: 1621

Re: CFS Smokers

If only you and all of us did-air pollution deaths circa 65,000/year Smoking related deaths 25,000/year Mainly due to 68million breathing air but only about 15-20% of adults breathing tobacco smoke. The problem is that the 'extra years' you get by living, and breathing, your healthy life come at th...
by bfcmik
Sat Aug 31, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RATE THE REF - Chris Kavanagh v Liverpool
Replies: 11
Views: 631

Re: RATE THE REF - Chris Kavanagh v Liverpool

19
17
23
19
by bfcmik
Sat Aug 31, 2019 10:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Liverpool - Player Ratings
Replies: 84
Views: 4219

Re: Burnley v Liverpool - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Lowton 4
Pieters 7
Mee 6
Tarkowski 8
Lennon 6
Cork 6
Westwood 7
McNeil 7
Wood 6
Barnes 6

JRod 6
by bfcmik
Thu Aug 29, 2019 3:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Only 7,400 on
Replies: 45
Views: 2816

Re: Only 7,400 on

The pricing policy for the game has to be agreed by both clubs. There have been several £5 ticketing games - and they didn't get double the attendance!
by bfcmik
Thu Aug 29, 2019 3:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 52
Views: 4913

Re: Danny Drinkwater

Benson has a lot of learning to do before he is PL ready - same as the other u23 Development Squad young men. Drinkwater has had the lessons but to expect him to be ready to walk into our 1st XI after played so little in the last 2 years is crazy.
by bfcmik
Thu Aug 29, 2019 12:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ex-EFL
Replies: 31
Views: 1742

Re: Ex-EFL

i was reading a piece this morning about the Bury situation - it was pointing out the resounding silence that has come from PL clubs with regard to Bury's demise. At the time of reading there hadn't been one PL club comment about it (unfortunately including Burnley). Could this be in any way down t...
by bfcmik
Tue Aug 27, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: TONIGHTS FOOTY
Replies: 23
Views: 1364

Re: TONIGHTS FOOTY

Olympiakos through to the Champions League group stages 6-1 aggregate after winning 2-1 in Russia tonight
by bfcmik
Tue Aug 27, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: TONIGHTS FOOTY
Replies: 23
Views: 1364

Re: TONIGHTS FOOTY

Leeds out too :) Butland scored a pen
by bfcmik
Tue Aug 27, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: TONIGHTS FOOTY
Replies: 23
Views: 1364

Re: TONIGHTS FOOTY

Good win for Crawley over Norwich. 8 minutes of added time played at the end - their fans must have been nervous wrecks by the end :o
by bfcmik
Tue Aug 27, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 1301
Views: 92242

Re: Bolton

Just listened to the Bury North MP on Radio 5live. He was saying the ground has been mortgaged with 130% interest loans payable to offshore lenders, loans of almost 200% interest taken out by the current and previous owners and that Dale has refused to compromise on his need for a profit and all loa...
by bfcmik
Mon Aug 26, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ash for England?
Replies: 39
Views: 2910

Re: Ash for England?

There was even a ManUre fan on the 5live phone in on Sunday evening saying they would like him playing for them.
by bfcmik
Mon Aug 26, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RATE THE REF - Craig Pawson v Wolves
Replies: 13
Views: 1063

Re: RATE THE REF - Craig Pawson v Wolves

A. 19
B. 17
C. 23
D. 20
by bfcmik
Mon Aug 26, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Poor following yesterday
Replies: 53
Views: 3627

Re: Poor following yesterday

I've got fed up with being stuck in the 8th row from the front being surrounded by fans who just sit there in silence.. (I have no problem if that's your cuppa tea) but I miss a good atmosphere and standing at the back etc.. I totally understand those that aren't as abled bodied and need to sit for...
by bfcmik
Mon Aug 26, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 1301
Views: 92242

Re: Bolton

As much as I get the tradition view the situation, in reality, is that they have been legally insolvent for many years and only managed to keep playing because of dodgy, if legal, accounting practices and not paying people and businesses what they owe. They get away with it because it is a community...
by bfcmik
Sun Aug 25, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire League 24/8/19
Replies: 79
Views: 2226

Re: Lancashire League 24/8/19

Somethingfishy wrote:Walsden won..got 10 points so will be on 159

Rammy have 148
That includes Walsden having taken 10 points today. Those point totals are after 20 games each. The Lancashire League website is not including the 1 point Walsden gained in their defeat at Darwen yesterday
by bfcmik
Sun Aug 25, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Team v Sunderland
Replies: 67
Views: 3673

Re: Team v Sunderland

Right. I’m 37. Been watching for 27 years. Who have we had who is better. In your lifetime no-one! In my lifetime though, I have seen players such as Martin Dobson, Jimmy McIlroy, Trevor Steven, Doug Collins, Martin O'Niell and many others who were as good as Drinkwater - especially if we look at D...
by bfcmik
Sun Aug 25, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Team v Sunderland
Replies: 67
Views: 3673

Re: Team v Sunderland

Dyche said in his interview on Friday that Drinkwater would be in for the game on Weds
by bfcmik
Sun Aug 25, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Team v Sunderland
Replies: 67
Views: 3673

Re: Team v Sunderland

He may well do, but I'd be surprised. I think SD will bring him in possibly giving him 45 minutes. I suspect he will get the full 90 mins on Weds. Dyche said he is at the end of his personal pre-season now which means SD believes he is 90 mins fit. So it is: Hart; Bardsley, Long, Gibson, Taylor; Le...
by bfcmik
Sun Aug 25, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire League 24/8/19
Replies: 79
Views: 2226

Re: Lancashire League 24/8/19

Somethingfishy wrote:Not particularly although it is nothing unexpected. Ramsbottom look out of the running now after losing at Clitheroe. Walsden drop two bonus points.
11 point gap from 2nd to 3rd with just 24 points left to play for :)

BCC 164; LCC 161; WCC 150; RCC 149
by bfcmik
Sun Aug 25, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 30
Views: 2395

Re: Wolves v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope: 7
Lowton: 8
Pieters: 7
Mee: 8
Tarky: 9
McNeil: 7
JBG: 6
Westwood: 7
Cork: 7
Wood: 8
Barnes: 9
Lennon: 6 - only brought on to defend with his pace so not fair to judge him as an attacker
by bfcmik
Sun Aug 25, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football's Magic Money Tree
Replies: 2169
Views: 214926

Re: Football's Magic Money Tree

Mentioned earlier today that Serie A has now banned the use of betting companies for shirt sponsorship - the result being three teams have no shirt sponsor - here is an overview of the **** deals that are in place https://twitter.com/Lu_Class_/status/1165288210760654849 the comparisons with the Pre...

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