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by SalisburyClaret
Thu Jan 14, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are our players improving their technical ATTACKING skills?
Replies: 104
Views: 1716

Re: Are our players improving their technical ATTACKING skills?

You’d be proficient, but you wouldn’t be natural. Have a read of Bounce and then come back and we can have a great conversation. 6 months @ 2 hours a day is 360 hours on one element of one skill. Where are you getting the 9,540 hours to achieve mastery in? You cannot fully remap a fundamental movem...
by SalisburyClaret
Thu Jan 14, 2021 5:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are our players improving their technical ATTACKING skills?
Replies: 104
Views: 1716

Re: Are our players improving their technical ATTACKING skills?

As a lefty who was "forced" to try and write with my right hand at school I can confirm that my handwriting is terrible and always was. However, after being allowed to choose I developed a party trick where I could write with both hands simultaneously in mirrored form - so right hand was a mirror o...
by SalisburyClaret
Thu Jan 14, 2021 5:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are our players improving their technical ATTACKING skills?
Replies: 104
Views: 1716

Re: Are our players improving their technical ATTACKING skills?

Really? That’s not true, not even in the slightest. You can track technical ability back to childhood. Put an incorrect picture/model in there and you’re already done for. You can improve, but you cannot reset the base of a persons free movement, scanning, balance, gait, and so on. Couldn’t disagre...
by SalisburyClaret
Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are our players improving their technical ATTACKING skills?
Replies: 104
Views: 1716

Re: Are our players improving their technical ATTACKING skills?

No excuse for poor technical skills - you just practice them until you get better, then practice some more until you get good, then practice some more until you become excellent. They have all day every day to do it
by SalisburyClaret
Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your starting eleven vs West Ham
Replies: 53
Views: 1888

Re: Your starting eleven vs West Ham

Same as United game but with McNeil in for JBG
by SalisburyClaret
Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Vydra
Replies: 100
Views: 4120

Re: Vydra

Anyone see Sean's reaction when Vydra missed that chance at the end - not sure he'll be in the starting eleven any time soon
by SalisburyClaret
Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Manchester United - Player Ratings
Replies: 105
Views: 2787

Re: Burnley v Manchester United - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Lowton 7*
Tarkowski 7
Mee 7
Pieters 6
JBG 6
Brownhill 6
Westwood 7
Brady 7
Wood 5
Barnes 5

McNeil 7
by SalisburyClaret
Tue Jan 12, 2021 7:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Manchester United - Match Thread
Replies: 594
Views: 7765

Re: Burnley v Manchester United - Match Thread

Getting lots of complaints about the match day threads and with good reason. One match recently I had to remove so many posts that contained horrendously bad language, mainly from one poster, last weekend it was blatant racism. Then there are the juvenile thread titles. Last Saturday we had one pos...
by SalisburyClaret
Sat Jan 09, 2021 6:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v MK - Player Ratings
Replies: 73
Views: 2777

Re: Burnley v MK - Player Ratings

Norris 7
Bardsley 6
Tarkowski 6
Mee 6
Pieters 6
JBG 7
Stephens 6
Cork 7 - good to see every blade of grass get covered
Brady 8* at the heart of everything
Wood 4
Barnes 5

Benson 5
Vydra 7
Mumbongo 7 made a difference
Glennon 7
Lowton 6
by SalisburyClaret
Sat Jan 09, 2021 3:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets v MKD Match thread
Replies: 1011
Views: 11627

Re: Clarets v MKD Match thread

Good old Jeogh - always there when you need him
by SalisburyClaret
Tue Jan 05, 2021 1:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Elderly parents : advice needed
Replies: 44
Views: 1440

Re: Elderly parents : advice needed

Have been through this with my Mum, Uncle and Mum in Law - so my two pennorth- No 1 - get both types of power of attorney done now. If you’re a competent form filler you don’t need a solicitor but you will need doctor’s letters etc No 2 - get proper wills drawn up - you will need a highly competent ...
by SalisburyClaret
Sun Jan 03, 2021 1:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pace interview
Replies: 316
Views: 13182

Re: Alan Pace Interview: Mail online

Looking forward to seeing the lads run out to Crazy Horses
by SalisburyClaret
Sat Jan 02, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scottish Football
Replies: 52
Views: 1639

Re: Scottish Football

Are you sure you're not mixing up Edouard and Morelos, I haven't noticed Eduoard getting in bother with the officials up here, morelos on the other hand is a loose cannon. Griffiths is past his best from what I've seen recently, and he's got a lot of personal issues, but Christie would be a marquee...
by SalisburyClaret
Sat Jan 02, 2021 1:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scottish Football
Replies: 52
Views: 1639

Re: Scottish Football

Frimpong - no much end product
Eduoard - disciplinary record keeps him away from top sides
Griffiths and Christie - yes please!
by SalisburyClaret
Sat Jan 02, 2021 10:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who will be the first signing under ALK
Replies: 123
Views: 10997

Re: Who will be the first signing under ALK

Wallace from Millwall for me
by SalisburyClaret
Thu Dec 31, 2020 10:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Very hard to take a small town club to next level
Replies: 41
Views: 2647

Re: Very hard to take a small town club to next level

It’s worth remembering that when Rovers won the League they spent more money to do so than any other team had spent before - ever - globally - ever
by SalisburyClaret
Thu Dec 31, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Very hard to take a small town club to next level
Replies: 41
Views: 2647

Re: Very hard to take a small town club to next level

The “next level” may be below the level you are currently on
by SalisburyClaret
Thu Dec 31, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Raise a glass
Replies: 28
Views: 1026

Re: Raise a glass

Amen to that
by SalisburyClaret
Thu Dec 31, 2020 7:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Happy New Year from Texas
Replies: 23
Views: 725

Re: Happy New Year from Texas

Happy New Year Y’all
by SalisburyClaret
Thu Dec 31, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Realistic ambitions under ALK
Replies: 102
Views: 4858

Re: Realistic ambitions under ALK

Another realistic ambition: employ someone who understands music, both pop and classical, in order to enhance the atmosphere at Turf Moor especially in the build up to kick-off. Initially I hated the Proclaimers 'I'm Gonna Be' before the game but I actually missed it when they stopped playing it be...
by SalisburyClaret
Tue Dec 29, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Sheffield United - Player Ratings
Replies: 91
Views: 3745

Re: Burnley v Sheffield United - Player Ratings

Pope - 8
Lowton - 7
Tarkowski - 7
Mee - 8*
Pieters - 7
Brady 8
Westwood - 7
Brownhill - 7
Benson - 6
Wood - 7
Barnes - 8
by SalisburyClaret
Tue Dec 29, 2020 7:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Female commentator tonight
Replies: 41
Views: 2504

Re: Female commentator tonight

Lucy Ward was good - knowledgeable and not too screechy
by SalisburyClaret
Tue Dec 29, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus SheffU
Replies: 565
Views: 10426

Re: Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus SheffU

Mee’s header was superb as was Robbie’s corner - when he gets it right - he gets it very right
by SalisburyClaret
Tue Dec 29, 2020 1:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus SheffU
Replies: 565
Views: 10426

Re: Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus SheffU

dpinsussex wrote:
Tue Dec 29, 2020 1:44 pm
What channel is it on?
Amazon Prime DP
by SalisburyClaret
Tue Dec 29, 2020 1:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ted McMinn
Replies: 45
Views: 3344

Re: Ted McMinn

There’s always a place on the wing at Turf Moor for Ted - get well soon
by SalisburyClaret
Mon Dec 28, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today’s football 28/12
Replies: 49
Views: 1623

Re: Today’s football 28/12

We need more Barnes at Burnley
by SalisburyClaret
Sun Dec 27, 2020 6:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Ham v Brighton/Liverpool v WBA
Replies: 42
Views: 1297

Re: West Ham v Brighton/Liverpool v WBA

Today is not going well
by SalisburyClaret
Sun Dec 27, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The penalty against Pope.
Replies: 52
Views: 2822

Re: The penalty against Pope.

The Penalty was given for the follow through and was supported by the VAR experts. Where Pope is supposed to put his body is beyond me, he turns slightly away from Bamford who sees what's coming and turns slightly away from him. So in this situation as going for the ball with feet is not allowed cle...
by SalisburyClaret
Sun Dec 27, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 80
Views: 3554

Re: Leeds v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 8* plenty of good saves and obviously not a penalty Lowton 8 solid Tarks 7 came forward well Mee 5 pretty awful Taylor 7 Benson 5 struggled Brownhill 8 very good Westwood 8 our best outlet as usual Pieters 6 did ok Wood 5 needs to take chances Barnes 7 looked pretty sharp Jay 5 poor Stephens 7 ...
by SalisburyClaret
Sun Dec 27, 2020 12:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 707
Views: 11759

Re: Leeds versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Let’s get Ben Mee off
by SalisburyClaret
Sat Dec 26, 2020 4:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/12/20
Replies: 90
Views: 2622

Re: Today's footie 26/12/20

Villa add another
by SalisburyClaret
Sat Dec 26, 2020 2:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/12/20
Replies: 90
Views: 2622

Re: Today's footie 26/12/20

Cmon Southampton now
by SalisburyClaret
Tue Dec 22, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Westwood’s through ball to wood
Replies: 17
Views: 2124

Re: Westwood’s through ball to wood

Westwood just doesn’t get the credit he deserves - which fortunately keeps him away from the top six sides

Grealish, McNeil and Westwood top of the assists list for English midfielders for the last couple of seasons
by SalisburyClaret
Tue Dec 22, 2020 9:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Adama Traoré
Replies: 37
Views: 2395

Re: Adama Traoré

Not sure he should be allowed to oil his arms to stop him being held. I’d ask be the ref to send him off for a shower
by SalisburyClaret
Tue Dec 22, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Demerai Gray
Replies: 15
Views: 2720

Re: Demerai Gray

No nay never

Would prefer Thompson
by SalisburyClaret
Mon Dec 21, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Comments on Ashley Barnes
Replies: 136
Views: 6219

Re: Comments on Ashley Barnes

Great performance from Ashley, cracking goal and good to see everyone getting behind him
by SalisburyClaret
Mon Dec 21, 2020 8:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: That penalty.
Replies: 94
Views: 4008

Re: That penalty.

Watched it a lot and there’s no tackle or challenge therefore no penalty can be given. Benson is guilty of being dived into
by SalisburyClaret
Mon Dec 21, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Wolves - Player Ratings
Replies: 62
Views: 3292

Re: Burnley v Wolves - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Lowton 8
Tarkowski 8
Mee 9*
Taylor 9
Brady 7
Westwood 7
Brownhill 7
McNeil 7
Wood 8
Barnes 8

Pieters 6
by SalisburyClaret
Mon Dec 21, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Wolves - Matchday Thread
Replies: 562
Views: 6896

Re: Burnley v Wolves - Matchday Thread

Let’s hear it for Dwight -
He will be playing in his 71st consecutive Premier League match for Burnley, surpassing Ben Mee's record for the club.
by SalisburyClaret
Mon Dec 21, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Wolves - Matchday Thread
Replies: 562
Views: 6896

Re: Burnley v Wolves - Matchday Thread

Burnley1989 wrote:
Mon Dec 21, 2020 4:45 pm
We always go long when those two are playing together
We go long regardless of who we play - just think Barnes deserves some credit for something more than his aerial ability - which isn’t actually what he’s good at
by SalisburyClaret
Mon Dec 21, 2020 4:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Wolves - Matchday Thread
Replies: 562
Views: 6896

Re: Burnley v Wolves - Matchday Thread

Why do people assume it’ll be an aerial bombardment into the box if we play Barnes?

5 of his 38 goals have been headed
by SalisburyClaret
Mon Dec 21, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Josh Brownhill opinions
Replies: 77
Views: 3602

Re: Josh Brownhill opinions

He!s no Harry Winks or Declan Rice - for which we should be truly grateful
by SalisburyClaret
Sun Dec 20, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Football 20-12-20
Replies: 255
Views: 4998

Re: Today's Football 20-12-20

Steve1956 wrote:
Sun Dec 20, 2020 3:47 pm
Was he good with it though?😊
I’m as in the dark as you are Steve
by SalisburyClaret
Sun Dec 20, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Football 20-12-20
Replies: 255
Views: 4998

Re: Today's Football 20-12-20

Steve1956 wrote:
Sun Dec 20, 2020 3:42 pm
Dier? has ever a footballer in the history of the game ever lived up to their name like this fella?
There was David Goodwillie
by SalisburyClaret
Sun Dec 20, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Football 20-12-20
Replies: 255
Views: 4998

Re: Today's Football 20-12-20

No check on precisely when the pass was played means it’s all guesswork
by SalisburyClaret
Sun Dec 20, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Football 20-12-20
Replies: 255
Views: 4998

Re: Today's Football 20-12-20

Another VAR error
by SalisburyClaret
Sun Dec 20, 2020 1:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Football 20-12-20
Replies: 255
Views: 4998

Re: Today's Football 20-12-20

All worked out nicely for us
by SalisburyClaret
Sun Dec 20, 2020 12:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Football 20-12-20
Replies: 255
Views: 4998

Re: Today's Football 20-12-20

There may be a few younger Dirty Leeds fans from the Sky generation foaming at the mouth with the prospect of the Man U game but for older fans the Leeds Liverpool game is always the biggest

Got home 10 man Sheff U hold out for a draw now
by SalisburyClaret
Fri Dec 18, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Comments on Ashley Barnes
Replies: 136
Views: 6219

Re: Comments on Ashley Barnes

You always want your substitutions to change the game, Barnes followed his instructions perfectly and had an instant impact. He challenged Mings, the first time that had happened in the game and won a string of free kicks which changed the tempo of the game in our favour. It’s hard to see what fans ...
by SalisburyClaret
Thu Dec 17, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Comments on Ashley Barnes
Replies: 136
Views: 6219

Re: Comments on Ashley Barnes

He was excellent tonight, won lots of free kicks and broke play up. This is exactly what his boss would have told him to do. He made Mings life difficult and if the delivery from some of the free kicks he won was halfway decent...