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by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 19, 2020 11:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Greta Thunberg
Replies: 154
Views: 6776

Re: Greta Thunberg

As someone who has Asperger syndrome, I think she's an inspiration.
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 19, 2020 11:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Comms cam v Leicester
Replies: 8
Views: 796

Re: Comms cam v Leicester

When do you find the time to get any work done?

:D
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 19, 2020 11:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our last sweeper?
Replies: 58
Views: 1829

Re: Our last sweeper?

cricketfieldclarets wrote:
Sun Jan 19, 2020 10:53 pm
Beresford was a great sweeper keeper.
He really wasn't.

:shock:
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 19, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee
Replies: 149
Views: 6566

Re: Ben Mee

Eloise Laws wrote:
Sun Jan 19, 2020 8:13 pm
My opinion - he has one mistake a game in him
Like every player in the world, then?

:roll:
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 19, 2020 8:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee
Replies: 149
Views: 6566

Re: Ben Mee

ksrclaret wrote:
Sun Jan 19, 2020 8:12 pm
Let's try and keep this as a debate between adults. No need for childish insults.

If you look carefully there are some considered comments both for and against.
Yes, I'm aware of that, Mr. Pooby pants.

:P
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 19, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our last sweeper?
Replies: 58
Views: 1829

Re: Our last sweeper?

Yes. I'm struggling to think of one since Waddle.
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 19, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee
Replies: 149
Views: 6566

Re: Ben Mee

Wasn't it Tarkowski who people were saying should be dropped last week?

Some real belmtards on here!
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 19, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our last sweeper?
Replies: 58
Views: 1829

Our last sweeper?

Simple question - who was the last player to play for us at sweeper, or rather to start the game in that position?

Incidentally, for anyone under the age of about 30, a sweeper is an outfield player who traditionally plays just behind a back four! :)
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 19, 2020 12:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harry and Megan
Replies: 29
Views: 1208

Re: Harry and Megan

Since when has that been an issue for titles? How much time does Charles spend in Cornwall - he is the Duke of Cornwall. Or Philip in Edinburgh. Richard I was king of England but didn't speak English and spent next to no time of his 10 year reign actually in England Not sure if it was your intentio...
by fidelcastro
Sat Jan 18, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nahki Wells
Replies: 102
Views: 5878

Re: Nahki Wells

Yes, that's the easiest reply when you don't want to change anything. Who says I don't want to change anything? I'd love nothing more than a striker to come in and fire the goals that keep us up. Sadly, and with the best will in the world, I don't believe that the solution is Nahki Wells! Hardly a ...
by fidelcastro
Sat Jan 18, 2020 5:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nahki Wells
Replies: 102
Views: 5878

Re: Nahki Wells

It’s a shame we didn’t give Wells a chance instead of spunking a load of cash on daddy long legs’ wages. Still, Nahki has never been to a Kasabian concert with Dyche unlike Crouch, so that explains that. I see Wells is the latest player to become a superstar when not playing (at least not for us). ...
by fidelcastro
Sat Jan 18, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nahki Wells
Replies: 102
Views: 5878

Re: Nahki Wells

Bordeauxclaret wrote:
Sat Jan 18, 2020 5:49 pm
If we are a striker down and we don’t bring in another one surely we’d have to recall him?
Season long lone, isn't it?

Therefore, I don't think we can.
by fidelcastro
Sat Jan 18, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Laurence Fox
Replies: 91
Views: 4492

Re: Laurence Fox

Is that any different with anti-semitism where the Conservatives played a blinder? Very much the same. If you try and keep a story in the news as determinedly as the Tories and right-wing media did with anti-Semitism, then gullible people tend to believe it. Incidentally, I heard Jess Phillips say ...
by fidelcastro
Sat Jan 18, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Laurence Fox
Replies: 91
Views: 4492

Re: Laurence Fox

thatdberight wrote:
Sat Jan 18, 2020 4:30 pm
It's not.
It is if you dare to criticise the actions of the Israeli government.

:roll:
by fidelcastro
Sat Jan 18, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1545
Views: 159607

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Bloody hell! A link!!!!! And actually a lot to like there and from reading that I'd take the lot of them, especially at the prices quoted, but sadly I have to assume it's just a bored journo with a long Friday afternoon to fill and it means bog all. (Sadly) I expect you're right. I can't see us bre...
by fidelcastro
Sat Jan 18, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1545
Views: 159607

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS Jan 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Apologies if already posted elsewhere on this thread, as I haven't had time to look.

https://beta.hitc.com/en-gb/2020/01/17/ ... tacke/?amp
by fidelcastro
Fri Jan 17, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Owen Jones assaulted
Replies: 287
Views: 29681

Re: Owen Jones assaulted

Screenshot_20200117_191121.jpg It's pretty funny going through the pages of this thread and the various comments on it, in light of the facts to have come out in this case for aggravated assault. Indeed. Those comments stating that Jones would've instigated the incident, look particularly stupid.
by fidelcastro
Fri Jan 17, 2020 7:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alan Beecroft - RIP
Replies: 111
Views: 6631

Re: Alan Beecroft - RIP

I hadn't seen him for quite a while, but terribly sad news.
He was a great character and a great laugh.

R.I.P Alan.
by fidelcastro
Fri Jan 17, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: No TV cameras or Welsh music for cup tie
Replies: 28
Views: 1351

Re: ARTICLE: No TV cameras or Welsh music for cup tie

Just imagine the furore, if a club chairman made those kind of remarks about Jews today!

I doubt the West Ham duo would be too pleased either!
by fidelcastro
Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tony Philiskirk
Replies: 34
Views: 2696

Re: Tony Philiskirk

Pass and move football was pioneered by ex Claret Jimmy Hogan in the 30s.Adopted by provessive coaches everywhere since.Inevitable that people question ability of our players Its about quick movement of the ball.All our players are capable of that. They are capable... or at least they are when we c...
by fidelcastro
Thu Jan 16, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tony Philiskirk
Replies: 34
Views: 2696

Re: Tony Philiskirk

I thought we already had a first team coach.
by fidelcastro
Thu Jan 16, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery
Replies: 141
Views: 4774

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery

We won the whole league in the 60's - its now called history - that 7th place finish was great but also lucky as about 5 teams were well below par that season. And THAT summer was our one and only chance to attract that better player but you know what we bottled it and the club could not wait to ge...
by fidelcastro
Thu Jan 16, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery
Replies: 141
Views: 4774

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery

BOYSIE31 wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 3:20 pm
Probably the latter - anyway lets see what this season brings UTC
Glad you admit it... but you'd love nothing more than for us to be relegated, because it suits your anti-Dyche agenda.

Staying up would mean that he’s much more like to stay, and you'd hate that.

:roll:
by fidelcastro
Thu Jan 16, 2020 3:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery
Replies: 141
Views: 4774

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery

BOYSIE31 wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 3:10 pm
Yep right here right now and we still look lost
Interesting how you don't answer perfectly simple questions.

You're either on the wind-up or just completely thick.

:roll:
by fidelcastro
Thu Jan 16, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery
Replies: 141
Views: 4774

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery

BOYSIE31 wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 1:34 pm
Ha be quick as will be summer :?
And you know this how?

:?
by fidelcastro
Thu Jan 16, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery
Replies: 141
Views: 4774

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery

claretonthecoast1882 wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 1:31 pm
Jesus let it go
I knew the game was awash with cash, but blimey! :o

:D
by fidelcastro
Thu Jan 16, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery
Replies: 141
Views: 4774

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery

BOYSIE31 wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 1:25 pm
Ok i take your view without being nasty - so who would you want as Dyche will not be here forever you know /
I don't want a change of manager.

When he does eventually leave, I'll look at who is available at that time and make a realistic but sensible suggestion.
by fidelcastro
Thu Jan 16, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery
Replies: 141
Views: 4774

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery

Neither did Wilder until this season - next ? Wilder got Sheffield United promoted... obviously he deserves the opportunity to stay and try and compete, just like we did with Dyche! That's vastly different from changing the manager for one managing in the championship, and a rookie one to boot! You...
by fidelcastro
Thu Jan 16, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery
Replies: 141
Views: 4774

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery

As others have pointed out, it was a bit of a slap in the face for Jay Rod to keep picking an injured, horribly out of form Barnes ahead of him. I think this may be a blessing in disguise, lets face it Dyche would never have dropped Barnes otherwise. Except for the fact that Barnes has been used fr...
by fidelcastro
Thu Jan 16, 2020 1:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery
Replies: 141
Views: 4774

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery

BOYSIE31 wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 1:04 pm
Brentford boss
Brilliant suggestion!

Let’s take a chance on a manager with no premier league experience, therefore binning the manager who has kept us in the top division, even guiding us to the Europa League a couple of years ago!

Yeah, your idea has such great logic! :oops: :roll:
by fidelcastro
Thu Jan 16, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery
Replies: 141
Views: 4774

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery

BOYSIE31 wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 1:00 pm
Thomas Frank
Who?

:?
by fidelcastro
Thu Jan 16, 2020 12:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery
Replies: 141
Views: 4774

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery

BOYSIE31 wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 12:46 pm
I see plenty of positives for the club but nothing from the last 2 years - maybe when Dyche throws the towel in I just might get them back
Who would you want instead of Dyche?

:?:
by fidelcastro
Thu Jan 16, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your team v Leicester
Replies: 33
Views: 1485

Re: Your team v Leicester

Long?!

No thanks.
by fidelcastro
Thu Jan 16, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery
Replies: 141
Views: 4774

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery

claretonthecoast1882 wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 10:54 am
Fully agree and he isn't alone either in the non stop nonsense aimed at the club and manager
SkiptonClaret will be along shortly to tell us that it's our own fault because Barnes is 30 and not 20!

:roll:
by fidelcastro
Thu Jan 16, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery
Replies: 141
Views: 4774

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery

ClaretTony wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 10:51 am
You really do post some absolute garbage don't you? I know you will be full of excitement this morning because you think you've found a new stick to beat the club with but you've got this one so ridiculously wrong.
Again.
by fidelcastro
Thu Jan 16, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery
Replies: 141
Views: 4774

Re: ARTICLE: Barnes to have hernia surgery

Bordeauxclaret wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 10:30 am
Clearly not been fit for a while. I suppose the question might be why did they leave it so long?
I'm pretty sure that if Barnes had ever said he wasn't fit to play, then Dyche wouldn't play him.

Afterall, this is Sean Dyche, not Jimmy Mullen ;)
by fidelcastro
Mon Jan 13, 2020 1:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick’s goal VAR
Replies: 90
Views: 5137

Re: Hendrick’s goal VAR

FCBurnley wrote:
Mon Jan 13, 2020 1:38 pm
On frame 1 Hendrick is off. On frame 2 and 3 his arm is level at worst with Abraham’s arm which has moved dbetween frames 1&2.
Big question is when was the free kick taken ?
No such thing as level anymore apparently.
by fidelcastro
Mon Jan 13, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our new RB
Replies: 33
Views: 2469

Re: Our new RB

DomBFC1882 wrote:
Mon Jan 13, 2020 9:24 am
The OP clearly shows how desperate we are for a RB
I'm just glad the OP isn't the one picking the team.
by fidelcastro
Mon Jan 13, 2020 8:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dean Smith & Drinkwater
Replies: 252
Views: 15633

Re: Dean Smith & Drinkwater

ZizkovClaret wrote:
Mon Jan 13, 2020 8:28 am
He's simply the new Michael Johnson isn't he? Very sad
He must be quick then!

;)
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 12, 2020 11:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick’s goal VAR
Replies: 90
Views: 5137

Re: Hendrick’s goal VAR

Taffy on the wing wrote:
Sun Jan 12, 2020 11:18 pm
Yes!......Willian should have been booked.
I suggest you watch it again.

You'll be saying that the second goal wasn't a goalkeeper error next.
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 12, 2020 11:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick’s goal VAR
Replies: 90
Views: 5137

Re: Hendrick’s goal VAR

Rileybobs wrote:
Sun Jan 12, 2020 9:50 pm
Doesn’t matter whether he was interfering, it’s whether he made contact. I think he did, but the pictures were never going to be conclusive so they had to stick with the on-field call.
Remember when we were told that VAR would clear up these issues?

:roll:
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Burnley v Norwich City – Cup Ticket Information
Replies: 105
Views: 3739

Re: 2019/20: Burnley v Norwich City – Cup Ticket Information

Leisure wrote:
Sun Jan 12, 2020 6:47 pm
It's looking like we could have had 30,000 on if it had been £5 adults and £1 for kids! 😉
Aye, this thread would've been locked because all the tickets would've gone by now ;)
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool at home last season
Replies: 18
Views: 1094

Re: Liverpool at home last season

No I dont agree. Hes never to my knowledge replaced 6 players ( which it only might/could be) in 1 or two windows. So is the squad only six players different from the last time we were relegated? I'd actually be more confident of new players coming here if we went down (not that I'd want us to!) If...
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool at home last season
Replies: 18
Views: 1094

Re: Liverpool at home last season

So, you agree he has rebuilt a squad then?

One that got promoted, qualified for Europe and maintained premier league status? :D
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick’s goal VAR
Replies: 90
Views: 5137

Re: Hendrick’s goal VAR

But at least VAR achieved its primary aim of disallowing a goal. Does it really matter whether they disallow the right goals, as long as they disallow as many as possible? It's really turning me off football. They laughed when I said it'd be the death of football... well, they're not laughing now. :(
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool at home last season
Replies: 18
Views: 1094

Re: Liverpool at home last season

I didn't say that I said I'm 'not sure' I dont think anyone can be sure as hes never in his career rebuilt as squad on the scale it looks like it needs. That's the context of what I'm saying. FWIW I dont know who I'd get though...i wouldn't of picked dyche 7 yes ago...look how that one worked out.....
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool at home last season
Replies: 18
Views: 1094

Re: Liverpool at home last season

durhamclaret wrote:
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:14 pm
Captain of Bristol City
I see. Thanks.

Has he got premier league experience?

Why are people so confident he can make the step up? Would he want to be involved in a relegation scrap at this stage?

All considerations for those involved in recruitment.
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool at home last season
Replies: 18
Views: 1094

Re: Liverpool at home last season

summitclaret wrote:
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:07 pm
Don't think there is a choice. The fans have a big role to play now. Remember Boro at home?

The player's confidence is shot. It would help as well if we signed Brownhill tbh.
Who is this Brownhill?

Serious question. I don't think i've heard of him.

:oops:
by fidelcastro
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool at home last season
Replies: 18
Views: 1094

Re: Liverpool at home last season

Albo - if you think Dyche is no longer up to it, who would you have instead?
by fidelcastro
Sat Jan 11, 2020 12:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Burnley v Norwich City – Cup Ticket Information
Replies: 105
Views: 3739

Re: 2019/20: Burnley v Norwich City – Cup Ticket Information

Spiral wrote:
Sat Jan 11, 2020 12:01 am
Because it's Burnley v f.ucking Norwich, mate.
Yes. Two premier league teams... last time I looked.

Here's an idea.. don't go. It sounds like that's the stance that you're planning to take, given your anger over the pricing.

:roll: