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by what_no_pies
Sun Dec 24, 2017 10:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets sign Yorkshire Terrier Wells
Replies: 155
Views: 8078

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets sign Yorkshire Terrier Wells

Once fully fit he'll give us a different option. Simple as that really.
by what_no_pies
Sun Dec 24, 2017 10:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Proud to be a Claret
Replies: 5
Views: 611

Re: Proud to be a Claret

Well said. We came up against an excellent Spurs side and an even better striker that just clicked yesterday. That we shared the points with the same side away from home earlier in the season shows how far we've come - with a smaller squad, injuries and truncated Xmas fixture schedule we can't expec...
by what_no_pies
Sun Dec 24, 2017 2:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nick Pope
Replies: 18
Views: 2622

Re: Nick Pope

warksclaret wrote:Seems to rely on his feet a lot


So do I.
by what_no_pies
Sun Dec 24, 2017 1:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Charlie Austin
Replies: 20
Views: 3140

Re: Charlie Austin

Doesn't look like there's intent in real time. Looks dodgy slowed down but his body language screams accident to me.
by what_no_pies
Sun Dec 24, 2017 1:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wells
Replies: 102
Views: 7663

Re: Wells

Totally agree. Played billy big ******** kicking Vertonghen from behind, shirked two challenges and lost the ball twice. Not good enough for this level. He's returned from an injury lay off and played this level for all of 10 minutes in a game where his team mates couldn't retain the ball. Might be...
by what_no_pies
Sat Dec 23, 2017 11:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Never a penalty...he threw himself down
Replies: 107
Views: 5860

Re: Never a penalty...he threw himself down

It was definitely a penalty. Kevin Long has been found out a few times already tonight. Bloody hell. You realise he's facing Harry Kane with the pace, trickery and movement of Son, Alli and Eriksen behind him. Been excellent when called upon in the main and today faced one of the form strikers in w...
by what_no_pies
Tue Dec 19, 2017 10:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarkowski's Hand
Replies: 118
Views: 9304

Re: Tarkowski's Hand

Did everybody forget that Ashley Barnes plays for us?
by what_no_pies
Sat Dec 16, 2017 1:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wtf has football or society become
Replies: 31
Views: 2162

Re: Wtf has football or society become

Not sure why this would upset anyone.
by what_no_pies
Fri Dec 15, 2017 8:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sigurdsson v Defour
Replies: 45
Views: 3296

Re: Sigurdsson v Defour

dermotdermot wrote:Does he really?


Yes.

I wouldn't swap em though. Defour is far too important in our team and I don't think Sigurdssons qualities would make up for what we'd be losing.
by what_no_pies
Wed Dec 13, 2017 1:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stoke fans
Replies: 58
Views: 5726

Re: Stoke fans

How ironic that almost every one of Jimbob's comments above come accross as whiney. I love the Internet.
by what_no_pies
Wed Dec 13, 2017 12:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Stoke - Player Ratings
Replies: 55
Views: 5524

Re: Burnley v Stoke - Player Ratings

Thought we were a bit off our recent standards but very tough conditions could explain that. Late goal and happy supporters have increased average scores here in my view. Pope 7 Good handling throughout. Ward 5 First time I can remember his performance being less than average. Slipped at crucial tim...
by what_no_pies
Tue Dec 12, 2017 10:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pub in Manchester showing the Brighton game?
Replies: 7
Views: 551

Re: Pub in Manchester showing the Brighton game?

You might have some luck trying the lass o gowrie. There's a trendy bar next door too which may show it (can't recall it's name). I'd definitely ring around and check for places that can stream multiple matches and ask if they're willing to put requested games on at least 1 screen for you.
by what_no_pies
Tue Dec 12, 2017 10:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Marvin Zeegelaar red card stands
Replies: 34
Views: 2219

Re: ARTICLE: Marvin Zeegelaar red card stands

Silva has come over like a classless expletive on more than one occasion recently.
by what_no_pies
Sun Dec 10, 2017 4:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Should we be scoring more goals from corners?
Replies: 20
Views: 1089

Re: Should we be scoring more goals from corners?

Aye, Brady off corners and free kicks might be a blessing given the current form of Gudmundsson and Defour. Brady looked a danger on them but it's very seldom yielded any return for us directly.
by what_no_pies
Sun Dec 10, 2017 11:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The treatment of Andre Gray.
Replies: 99
Views: 6342

Re: The treatment of Andre Gray.

Irrespective of his current position (which is still uncertain) he has a history of association with gangs. It'd be foolish to deny Gray did well for us and scored plenty in the Championship - a real catalyst for that promotion. He didn't make the step up to Premier League particularly well and his ...
by what_no_pies
Sun Dec 10, 2017 10:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Has Sean Dyche ever had it so good?
Replies: 37
Views: 2265

Re: Has Sean Dyche ever had it so good?

Really. So which winger do we have to come in if JBG or Arfield gets Injured? I don't necessarily disagree that another body in that area could be under consideration but we had 3 recognised wingers less than a week ago and I can list the following who have either played wide before or could cover ...
by what_no_pies
Sun Dec 10, 2017 10:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Support today ..
Replies: 28
Views: 2066

Re: Support today ..

I got shot down for making a similar observation a couple of games back but it happens after almost every home game which says fairly comprehensively the home support is a let down. Fact is we're doing better than most of us can remember in a lifetime supporting the team and perhaps better than any ...
by what_no_pies
Sat Dec 02, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: why was Defour taken off?
Replies: 11
Views: 2038

Re: why was Defour taken off?

We couldn't keep the ball once he departed. Game ended with that change.
by what_no_pies
Thu Nov 30, 2017 9:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JM Lower when the pen went in.
Replies: 70
Views: 4722

Re: JM Lower when the pen went in.

Nobody seems to have considered that the people leaving after the penalty may have stayed longer than they normally do because it was still all to play for. The penalty was scored that late they then dashed off (later than they intended to) knowing the game was finally up (as we all knew). Also plau...
by what_no_pies
Thu Nov 30, 2017 9:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JM Lower when the pen went in.
Replies: 70
Views: 4722

Re: JM Lower when the pen went in.

Glad you said that, for a number of different reasons I get to very few games but I'm still a Claret fanatic through and through. I paid my dues years ago when I was a season ticket holder for years and missed one (that's 1) home game in ten years (and that was a friendly) as well as spending Satur...
by what_no_pies
Thu Nov 30, 2017 9:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JBG
Replies: 89
Views: 9391

Re: JBG

Sing his name to the tune of we're just too good for you, it works.
by what_no_pies
Wed Nov 29, 2017 10:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wayne rooney
Replies: 9
Views: 1064

Re: Wayne rooney

He's no Ashley Barnes.
by what_no_pies
Mon Nov 27, 2017 10:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: JM Lower when the pen went in.
Replies: 70
Views: 4722

Re: JM Lower when the pen went in.

As soon as the ball hit the back of the net hundreds of fickle fans got up and walked out, rather than stay a minute or two and get behind the team and applaud them off. And yes, it was me shouting at em. By the way, I'm 61, so thanks for the compliment A minute or two to clap followed by an extra ...
by what_no_pies
Sun Nov 26, 2017 5:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jack Wilshere - Ten Years' Time.
Replies: 29
Views: 2312

Re: Jack Wilshere - Ten Years' Time.

Effortlessly ghosted past Hendrick within minutes of coming on and almost resulted in a goal. He's an option England will consider if he's playing regularly and rightly so. If he ain't playing there's not even a conversation to be had. He needs to leave Arsenal asap.
by what_no_pies
Sat Nov 25, 2017 1:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal game on tv?
Replies: 4
Views: 688

Re: Arsenal game on tv?

Mobdro or a stream your best bets unless you create a subscription somewhere.
by what_no_pies
Sat Nov 25, 2017 1:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A warm welcome to Arsenal
Replies: 14
Views: 1323

Re: A warm welcome to Arsenal

You do get the impression that this Arsenal team aren't up for it but if Wenger is worth his salt they'll be ready for a fight. Would love an unjust goal and them to start feeling sorry for themselves though.
by what_no_pies
Wed Nov 22, 2017 8:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Atmosphere on Saturday
Replies: 45
Views: 3928

Re: Atmosphere on Saturday

Or staying at home, much like yourself. For whatever reason. There's a whole boatload of reasons I can't make a 250 mile round trip every time. I have a season ticket and get on away games too. I'd say I go further than most in my attempts to support the team - including joining in a few songs unli...
by what_no_pies
Tue Nov 21, 2017 11:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Atmosphere on Saturday
Replies: 45
Views: 3928

Atmosphere on Saturday

Swansea was the first game I made it down for in a little while and the lack of any real support other than coming from the cricket field end was a shock. I know the atmosphere suffers a little at home for various reasons but we're flying high in the best league in the world and have the best group ...
by what_no_pies
Sun Nov 19, 2017 11:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Swansea - Player Ratings
Replies: 73
Views: 7113

Re: Burnley v Swansea - Player Ratings

Pope 6
Lowton 8
Tarkowski 8
Mee 7
Ward 6
JBG 7
Cork 9
Defour 9
Hendrick 8
Brady 8
Barnes 9

Superb!
by what_no_pies
Sat Nov 18, 2017 9:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I had a dream....
Replies: 3
Views: 400

Re: I had a dream....

Did you post whilst still asleep?
by what_no_pies
Fri Nov 17, 2017 4:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tackles Stats
Replies: 27
Views: 1675

Re: Tackles Stats

Tackles made 19
Tackles won 19

Dont need to be a mathematician to note that's 100% - astonishing if accurate.

We tackle when it's on and not at other times, meaning we don't get beat by diving in.

All part of the system that is bringing great success.
by what_no_pies
Mon Nov 13, 2017 6:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dean Marney- today
Replies: 38
Views: 6218

Re: Dean Marney- today

JPS71 wrote:The Jeff Hendrick who as already scored 2 goals this season


Yes. He's been no better than average in any game this season and been poor a few times. I also really value Dean Marney's contribution.
by what_no_pies
Mon Nov 13, 2017 6:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Telly
Replies: 22
Views: 1949

Re: New Telly

4k appears to be gathering momentum now so ensure you have that at least. Motion control was much better on the Sony / Samsung / Panasonic etc over LG when I got my last one as watching sports that was a factor. Buy from a decent department store who both price match and offer excellent guarantees a...
by what_no_pies
Sat Nov 11, 2017 5:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dean Marney- today
Replies: 38
Views: 6218

Re: Dean Marney- today

I'd pick a fit Dean Marney over the Jeff Hendrick we're currently seeing in a heartbeat.
by what_no_pies
Sun Nov 05, 2017 10:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley mascot going viral
Replies: 17
Views: 3284

Re: Burnley mascot going viral

Good on em, but expect nothing less from this group.
by what_no_pies
Sun Nov 05, 2017 10:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Marco Asensio Goal
Replies: 8
Views: 1135

Re: Marco Asensio Goal

He must have a foot like a traction engine.
by what_no_pies
Sat Nov 04, 2017 9:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: That settles it - Dyche would be mental to leave
Replies: 55
Views: 5084

Re: That settles it - Dyche would be mental to leave

Talksport just suggested that with Burnley 7th and Everton in the drop zone it might not be such a clever decision to jump ship now. I almost fell out the bath when I heard it.
by what_no_pies
Sat Nov 04, 2017 6:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Southampton v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 24
Views: 4699

Re: Southampton v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 9
Lowton 8
Mee 8
Tarkowski 8
Ward 7
Gudmundsson 6 Recovered after a poor first 45
Defour 7
Cork 8
Brady 6
Hendrick 6
Wood 6
Barnes 7
Vokes 8 What a header
by what_no_pies
Sat Nov 04, 2017 6:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope
Replies: 29
Views: 2839

Re: Pope

Interestingly i'd have said Heaton was our most important player. The relative ease with which we have replaced injured or outgoing players is incredible.
by what_no_pies
Sat Nov 04, 2017 6:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope
Replies: 29
Views: 2839

Re: Pope

Pope was outstanding again today. If he keeps working hard there's no reason he can't give Heaton a tough job getting the shirt back.
by what_no_pies
Sat Nov 04, 2017 6:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Vote for your man of the match against Southampton
Replies: 8
Views: 634

Re: Vote for your man of the match against Southampton

In the middle of our goal...
by what_no_pies
Thu Nov 02, 2017 12:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jack Cork
Replies: 31
Views: 3025

Re: Jack Cork

Rileybobs wrote:Start spreading the news
I'm leaving today
I want to be a part of it
Jack Cork, Jack Cork


Yes!
by what_no_pies
Wed Nov 01, 2017 12:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jools holland.
Replies: 18
Views: 1592

Re: Jools holland.

The brilliant Superorganism were on too minus their usual stage show. Their Guitarist Chris is from Burnley and was on the Chelsea game this season with us. Going places...
by what_no_pies
Tue Oct 31, 2017 11:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche’s Salary
Replies: 40
Views: 3677

Re: Dyche’s Salary

I might have misremembered this but sure I read that Everton were set to pay him £2.5m to tempt him from Burnley - which would suggest he's on quite a bit less than that. We must match any financial offer he gets elsewhere then hope he leans towards us when balancing the clubs size/playing budget/ma...
by what_no_pies
Tue Oct 31, 2017 11:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarkowski
Replies: 36
Views: 3877

Re: Tarkowski

Nobody likes a smarty pants.
by what_no_pies
Tue Oct 31, 2017 9:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jack Cork - Overpriced
Replies: 27
Views: 2772

Re: Jack Cork - Overpriced

Virtuoso performance last night since he had a real hand in the winner. Performances all season have been just as classy. If England continue to ignore it then it's their loss.
by what_no_pies
Mon Oct 30, 2017 12:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: big money players we have sold in last 5 years
Replies: 21
Views: 1243

Re: big money players we have sold in last 5 years

Was thinking about this earlier. Fletcher - £6.48m Rodriguez - £7.79m Austin - £4.19m Shackell - £3.78 Ings - £8m Tripper - £4.41m Gray - £18.36m Keane - £25.65m Prices taken from transermarkt online. Considering the progress of those other players since leaving us I'd say the money has been far mor...
by what_no_pies
Sun Oct 29, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joey Barton about to be under fire again
Replies: 46
Views: 4395

Re: Joey Barton about to be under fire again

I'm not convinced he had any agenda - just said 'he doesn't look like a manager' without much thought then when pressed to clarify what he meant he bluntly called him fat. Didn't seem to engage his brain or any sort of filter. Nor did he particularly seem to care after his comment whilst his co-comm...
by what_no_pies
Sun Oct 29, 2017 5:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: No match for us so checked my shirt collection ...
Replies: 46
Views: 3292

Re: No match for us so checked my shirt collection ...

I have loads of old Burnley shirts pal, most on that picture apart from the two Spall shirts, and others too. What size are you? Other than those shirts, I have a few match worn shirts and some old tracksuit tops and drill tops. Loads of other BFC memorabilia too - signed pictures from promotion se...
by what_no_pies
Sun Oct 29, 2017 5:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joey Barton about to be under fire again
Replies: 46
Views: 4395

Joey Barton about to be under fire again

Just said that Usworth doesn't look like a manager and that you don't see many fat managers. Can see this one blowing up quicker than Unsworth has...

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