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by bfcmik
Wed Jan 27, 2021 10:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood.
Replies: 114
Views: 3280

Re: Chris Wood.

Devils_Advocate wrote:
Wed Jan 27, 2021 10:35 pm
Win bonus innit
Naughty boy :lol: :lol:
by bfcmik
Wed Jan 27, 2021 10:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood.
Replies: 114
Views: 3280

Re: Chris Wood.

3-2 celebrations.jpg
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Proper celebration at the final whistle. You can see what it means to Woody, Corky and Tarky (photo: BFC)
by bfcmik
Wed Jan 27, 2021 9:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fancy a laugh? - Villa talk fans forum
Replies: 70
Views: 4625

Re: Fancy a laugh? - Villa talk fans forum

Over these last 4 1/2 seasons - 171 games - how many times have we heard fans and managers grumbling about us and asking how on earth they lost a game against us? Even Klopp last week said it was impossible to lose that game but that they managed to, rather than we had won it!
by bfcmik
Wed Jan 27, 2021 8:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Aston Villa - Player Ratings
Replies: 70
Views: 2604

Re: Burnley v Aston Villa - Player Ratings

Pope 9
Lowton 8
Tarkowski 6
Mee 8
Pieters 7
Brady 6
Brownhill 6
Westwood 7
McNeil 9
Wood 7
Rodriguez 6

Cork 7
Gudmundson 7
Vydra 7
by bfcmik
Wed Jan 27, 2021 8:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight
Replies: 27
Views: 2025

Re: Dwight

Decent cross for the goal - twice! Never in this world was that a shot at goal :D
by bfcmik
Wed Jan 27, 2021 8:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We’ve said it a long time ......
Replies: 3
Views: 607

Re: We’ve said it a long time ......

bfccrazy wrote:
Wed Jan 27, 2021 8:02 pm
Long may it continue
Long didn't play today! :mrgreen:
by bfcmik
Tue Jan 26, 2021 10:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight’s football 26-1-21
Replies: 148
Views: 3231

Re: Tonight’s football 26-1-21

Reecey1987 wrote:
Tue Jan 26, 2021 10:12 pm
It was only yesterday pep was calling big Sam a genius in his press conference
And Pep will call SD a genius (or similar) next week before we play them
by bfcmik
Tue Jan 26, 2021 9:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley U17's Premier League Cup today
Replies: 23
Views: 1471

Re: Burnley U17's Premier League Cup today

Sorry guys, my bad mistake. BenWickes did link to the Everton website and I misread the answer to the question. Wigan did indeed win and 2-1 and we should go through to the Quarter Finals. Sorry to cause consternation amongst fellow Clarets, it has been a starnge day in Ashington today for various ...
by bfcmik
Tue Jan 26, 2021 6:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley U17's Premier League Cup today
Replies: 23
Views: 1471

Re: Burnley U17's Premier League Cup today

That being the case, both the Clarets and Everton have exactly the same goal difference 7-5. I wonder if they will work it out in head to head, in which case Everton would go through and that would be a shame. Edited because I have just confirmed that it goes on a head to head basis. If Wigan won 2...
by bfcmik
Tue Jan 26, 2021 1:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What have we learned about the Premier League this season?
Replies: 18
Views: 1090

Re: What have we learned about the Premier League this season?

That even the best teams can lose if they do not play to their strengths with maximum effort. If you are even slightly off form you will struggle - even teams like City and Liverpool are not exempt.
by bfcmik
Tue Jan 26, 2021 1:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bogus vaccination email
Replies: 6
Views: 678

Re: Bogus vaccination email

I have a couple of friends who have posted on social media about receiving that same email but noticing it does not link to the NHS.
by bfcmik
Mon Jan 25, 2021 5:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your winter photos
Replies: 242
Views: 7747

Re: Your winter photos

KateR wrote:
Mon Jan 25, 2021 12:21 am
very low clouds for todays walk, on and off rain since Friday
Is that the Leaning Tower of Houston? ;)
Kind of like a modern version of an old idea :lol:
by bfcmik
Mon Jan 25, 2021 4:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scott Parker
Replies: 21
Views: 2712

Re: Scott Parker

randomclaret2 wrote:
Mon Jan 25, 2021 12:21 pm
Theyve been playing well of late in the League and that was nowhere near their first choice 11 yesterday. I wouldnt read too much into their performance yesterday.
Good job too, because otherwise they would be below Sheff United in the table with 60+ goals conceded already
by bfcmik
Mon Jan 25, 2021 2:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dale Stephens
Replies: 56
Views: 3875

Re: Dale Stephens

It's a happy conundrum of 2 from 4 currently imo. I highly rate Brownhill who I think is a very very astute signing, but it's all about opinions though But what if someone's opinion is that someone else's opinion is utter b*****ks? I read posts from time to time that make me think the author is a t...
by bfcmik
Mon Jan 25, 2021 12:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Times article this morning
Replies: 38
Views: 2768

Re: Times article this morning

Another consideration is the air travel clubs will have, when playing i.e. in Germany, Italy, or for that matter any Country. There would no short 1 hour coach trips within the North West. All the away games would involve overnight stays, before and after a game. Meaning players will spend a lot of...
by bfcmik
Sun Jan 24, 2021 11:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How much sleep do you get?
Replies: 86
Views: 2352

Re: How much sleep do you get?

I can feel tired at 6pm, 8pm and 10pm but by midnight I am wide awake. Rarely to I go to bed before 3am even if I had just 4 or 5 hours the previous night. As Jakubclaret said earlier, long distance drivers, and I used to drive Sprinters into the EU with 1000+ miles a day not unusual, learn how to m...
by bfcmik
Sun Jan 24, 2021 10:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Young Clarets Mumbongo
Replies: 84
Views: 4353

Re: Young Clarets Mumbongo

I think he is some way off a PL start. Behind 4 established strikers for a start, needs to up his game too, but the management team obviously see some potential in him right now.
by bfcmik
Sun Jan 24, 2021 10:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Starting eleven v Villa
Replies: 22
Views: 1835

Re: Starting eleven v Villa

I would think it will the same as the Liverpool starting XI with the exception of Pieters for the injured Taylor
by bfcmik
Sun Jan 24, 2021 10:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fulham Match Commentary...
Replies: 32
Views: 1877

Re: Fulham Match Commentary...

Burnleyareback2 wrote:
Sun Jan 24, 2021 9:50 pm
Was it just me or did be pronounce MacNeil rather than McNeil all the way through?
Is there a difference? I have never tried to say Mc or Mac differently. I suppose Mc could be more of a clipped 'muc' rather than a 'mac' but in reality hardly any English people use them in any other manner than 'mac'
by bfcmik
Sun Jan 24, 2021 10:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: NFL Playoffs
Replies: 12
Views: 362

Re: NFL Playoffs

28-24 to the Buccaneers in the 4th. If you had predicted that Rodgers would have thrown 3 TDs in a game at Lambeau and still be behind I would have laughed at you.

However, the 2 veteran QBs have thrown an incredible 998 career touchdowns between them
by bfcmik
Sun Jan 24, 2021 3:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match Day Thread: Fulham vs Burnley
Replies: 441
Views: 5992

Re: Match Day Thread: Fulham vs Burnley

Long needs some passing lessons I think :o
by bfcmik
Sun Jan 24, 2021 3:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match Day Thread: Fulham vs Burnley
Replies: 441
Views: 5992

Re: Match Day Thread: Fulham vs Burnley

jojomk1 wrote:
Sun Jan 24, 2021 3:18 pm
Good watch that

I know it's not a league game but more flowing with the movement up front
We are playing Fulham and they have their 2nd (at least) choice defence out there. Bit easier than playing against most PL defenders.
by bfcmik
Sat Jan 23, 2021 2:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 23/1/21
Replies: 8
Views: 196

Re: Today's footie 23/1/21

The u18s game at Wolves is now showing as 'interrupted' after sticking on 45+ minutes for quite a while.

Edit: Soccer 24 has now changed the scoreline to black instead of the red it uses for ongoing games. Hope it is nothing too serious
by bfcmik
Fri Jan 22, 2021 7:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The moment I knew it was going to be our night.
Replies: 18
Views: 1314

Re: The moment I knew it was going to be our night.

When Pope came out and caught that final cross I was shouting “go down! Go down!” and as he slowly dropped to the floor I knew we’d got it!!! If you watch him when we need to use time effectively (aka timewasting) he goes down after every catch and looks liable to do so from even having the ball th...
by bfcmik
Fri Jan 22, 2021 6:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: REPORT: Awesome night at Anfield
Replies: 58
Views: 2066

Re: REPORT: Awesome night at Anfield

I do wonder if we would have been awarded the penalty if the crowd were there. Refs always seem to get influenced by the fans.
by bfcmik
Fri Jan 22, 2021 5:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: In the space of 12 months we've won at Old Trafford, The Emirates & Anfield
Replies: 12
Views: 550

Re: In the space of 12 months we've won at Old Trafford, The Emirates & Anfield

CT will confirm as I originally saw it from him but after we beat Arsenal I am sure now the only team we have not beaten during Dyche's era, who we have played, is Peterborough and we only played them once with Dyche in the 12/13 season and drew. We beat Peterborough in the cup, but, if the cup cou...
by bfcmik
Fri Jan 22, 2021 4:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 16,922 days
Replies: 4
Views: 818

Re: 16,922 days

Who would have thought that the Burnley Fans watching the Mighty Clarets beat Liverpool 1-0 at Anfield on 24th. September 1974 would have to wait 16,922 days to see their team repeat the feat !! (Apologies if I miscalculated the days!!). When we drew with Liverpool 1-1 at the Turf on 8th. March 197...
by bfcmik
Fri Jan 22, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: It’s a great result without a shadow of a doubt
Replies: 8
Views: 682

Re: ARTICLE: It’s a great result without a shadow of a doubt

gtclaret wrote:
Fri Jan 22, 2021 4:28 pm
Over the last 3 seasons we have won away at Liverpool, Man Utd Chelsea and Arsenal, absolutely fantastic
In the last 365 days we have beaten United, Arsenal and Liverpool away without conceding a single goal.
by bfcmik
Fri Jan 22, 2021 4:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Queen Victoria...
Replies: 25
Views: 1224

Re: Queen Victoria...

ClaretAndJew wrote:
Fri Jan 22, 2021 3:25 pm
It's also Francis Bacon's birthday today, he would have been 468 if he was still alive.
This 3rd lockdown has me feeling like I'm 468 :( :cry:
by bfcmik
Fri Jan 22, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 111
Views: 3649

Re: Liverpool v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 8
Lowton 8
Tarkowski 7
Mee 7
Taylor 7
Brady 7
Westwood 8
Brownhill 8
McNeil 8
Barnes 7
Wood 7

Pieters 8
Gudmundsson 7
by bfcmik
Thu Jan 21, 2021 11:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pool vs The Clarets
Replies: 637
Views: 6496

Re: Pool vs The Clarets

texasbrit wrote:
Thu Jan 21, 2021 8:49 pm
Barnes WILL get sent off 2nd half if he stays on
Or he may win AND SCORE a penalty :)
by bfcmik
Thu Jan 21, 2021 7:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pool vs The Clarets
Replies: 637
Views: 6496

Re: Pool vs The Clarets

Disgusting from Dyche not even trying to change it. No other manager would stick with these 2 given the goal draught and the fact Dyche doesn't nor change formation is the exact reason he hasn't gone to a bigger club nor likely too Who does he bring in? The striker who hasn't scored in 20+ PL outin...
by bfcmik
Thu Jan 21, 2021 7:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pool vs The Clarets
Replies: 637
Views: 6496

Re: Pool vs The Clarets

Based on the fact that at 9.00pm tonight when the second half gets underway it will be the 21st hour of the 21st day of the 21st year of the 21st century I'm going for a 2-1 scoreline tonight. But in Burnleys favour of course :) The 21st hour starts at 8pm and ends at 9pm as the day starts with 00:...
by bfcmik
Thu Jan 21, 2021 1:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Would you consider the FA Cup tie as having been televised?
Replies: 27
Views: 1443

Re: Would you consider the FA Cup tie as having been televised?

I would say no. They were only available online and weren’t even available to be watched on tv through an app unlike the games on amazon. So I would say no due to the FA player and The football league player can not be watched on a smart TV (other then through another app but my point is they don’t...
by bfcmik
Wed Jan 20, 2021 11:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Snow
Replies: 34
Views: 3595

Re: Snow

What is snow? We don't get it here in Solihull (certainly not the laying stuff for more than a couple of hours at a time)
by bfcmik
Tue Jan 19, 2021 6:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your advice to Alan Pace...
Replies: 99
Views: 3048

Re: Your advice to Alan Pace...

If there are any unsold home seats 2 hours before a home match kickoff then sell them off cheap for £10-20 They can be known as ‘cheap seats’ 🙂 I can just see the 20,000 person queue at 1pm, or whatever time is relevant, as all those tight gits who believe, "reducing the prices will put more bums o...
by bfcmik
Mon Jan 18, 2021 3:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets take on Wolves today in Premier League 2
Replies: 18
Views: 1496

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets take on Wolves today in Premier League 2

0-0 Full time. 15 points now - which is 2 more than Reading and Newcastle at the bottom of the division, though they have 2 and 1 game in hand respectively, and 2 behind Aston Villa in the final play-off spot!
by bfcmik
Sun Jan 17, 2021 10:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best English,Welsh,Scottish,Irish,Northern Irish Claret you have watched?
Replies: 23
Views: 731

Re: Best English,Welsh,Scottish,Irish,Northern Irish Claret you have watched?

I’m assuming it’s not based on performances for Burnley but mine are. England: Brian O’Neil Scotland: Willie Morgan Wales: Leighton James N Ireland: Jimmy McIlroy Rep of Ireland: Stephen Ward I wouldn't disagree with any of those but would have been a toss up with Trevor Stephen for me except that ...
by bfcmik
Sun Jan 17, 2021 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Only 5 PL signings so far
Replies: 26
Views: 1656

Re: Only 5 PL signings so far

Stevie Morgan wrote:
Sun Jan 17, 2021 9:49 pm
Poor man's Devil's Advocate
You could have stopped at 'Poor'
by bfcmik
Sun Jan 17, 2021 3:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Players laughing and joking at full time
Replies: 79
Views: 4124

Re: Players laughing and joking at full time

I thought the idea was to play the 90 minutes as hard as you can then shake hands (or bump fists) after the final whistle and move on. Nothing you can do about anything once the game has finished. These guys work in a profession that has relatively few workers and even fewer at the elite level they ...
by bfcmik
Sat Jan 16, 2021 7:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Toothless
Replies: 83
Views: 2901

Re: Toothless

what do you expect when our main attacking tactic is to lump it long, pick the ball up in the middle of the park, knock it to someone out wide, usually about 30/40 yards out and launch it in the box. If it's the full back it's a long diagonal, if it's the winger about 25 yards out after cutting bac...
by bfcmik
Sat Jan 16, 2021 6:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Ham v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 118
Views: 3870

Re: West Ham v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope - 7
Pieters - 6
Tarky - 6
Mee - 6
Lowton - 7
Gudmunson - 6
Westwood - 7 (Would have been an 8 if it was the 2nd half alone)
Brownhill - 6
Brady - 6
Wood - 6
Barnes - 6

Vydra - 6
McNeil - 7
Rodriguez - 6
by bfcmik
Sat Jan 16, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Ham v Burnley - Match Thread
Replies: 802
Views: 9227

Re: West Ham v Burnley - Match Thread

Good grief! I just came on here to read this thread. I'm off again now for a half bottle of antidepressants! Is there a match thread for people who support Burnley (not without question but look for positives rather than ****)? Most of the last 3 pages are full of posts slating various players. If I...
by bfcmik
Fri Jan 15, 2021 4:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quiz: London landmarks
Replies: 14
Views: 667

Re: Quiz: London landmarks

A 6 for me and I double guessed myself a couple of times.
by bfcmik
Fri Jan 15, 2021 4:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season Ticket Direct Debits
Replies: 54
Views: 2403

Re: Season Ticket Direct Debits

Is the March payment the first for the following season or the last one for the Season 2020-2021? I think new payments start in March so February would be the last payment for Season 20120-2021. Just checked my bank statement. It says 1st payment next to the April dd payment so march will be the la...
by bfcmik
Fri Jan 15, 2021 3:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season Ticket Direct Debits
Replies: 54
Views: 2403

Re: Season Ticket Direct Debits

I think the March payment is the last one as I seem to remember it all restarts in April. Could be last payment April though tbh.
by bfcmik
Fri Jan 15, 2021 2:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season Ticket Direct Debits
Replies: 54
Views: 2403

Re: Season Ticket Direct Debits

I have continued the direct debits for my Season Ticket. Does anyone know exactly in which month the payments for Season 2020-2021 end and when the payments for Season 2021-2022 would begin? If we have completed the payments for Season 2020-2021 and these are moved on to Season 2021-2022, what happ...
by bfcmik
Wed Jan 13, 2021 1:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Perspective.....
Replies: 34
Views: 1544

Re: Perspective.....

kentonclaret wrote:
Wed Jan 13, 2021 12:51 pm
"On another day Vids scores 2"

Vydra scoring twice in a PL game for Burnley this season?

I hope that day comes against West Ham in our next scheduled match. :P
I just hope Burnley actually score 2 (or more) in a PL game (or any game for that matter) for only the 2nd time this season!
by bfcmik
Wed Jan 13, 2021 12:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee; Kevin Friend
Replies: 46
Views: 2228

Re: Referee; Kevin Friend

I think he had the final decision as he watched it on the monitor For certain if it had been Westwood on Fernandes or Pogba it would have been red and they wouldn’t have stood up yet I thought Pogba was hit hard, and painfully, on a number of occasions but got on with it pretty quickly each time. I...