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by Flat Stanley
Thu Jan 18, 2018 7:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: No VAR for the Chelsea non pen
Replies: 82
Views: 3663

Re: No VAR for the Chelsea non pen

Watch from the side angle. Looks like a penalty to me from that Angle. The angle the ref Saw it from
by Flat Stanley
Thu Jan 18, 2018 7:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: No VAR for the Chelsea non pen
Replies: 82
Views: 3663

Re: No VAR for the Chelsea non pen

Willian was trying to hurdle the guys leg at full speed so was off balance a bit. He started his jump to get over the leg very soon before the defender caught him so didn't have time to get out of the way. To me it was not an obvious case of leaving his leg to be hit. If the defender did not catch h...
by Flat Stanley
Wed Jan 17, 2018 10:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: No VAR for the Chelsea non pen
Replies: 82
Views: 3663

Re: No VAR for the Chelsea non pen

Willian one nothing like Ali. He was running at full pace and had no need to go down. To me he was trying to get passed the defender. Defender nowhere near the ball and caught him. If we didn't get that I would be seething
by Flat Stanley
Wed Jan 17, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: No VAR for the Chelsea non pen
Replies: 82
Views: 3663

Re: No VAR for the Chelsea non pen

Clear penalty for me agree with pundits. Even if you don't think a penalty it's ridiculous it wasn't even reviewed fully by VAR
by Flat Stanley
Mon Jan 01, 2018 5:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Liverpool - Player Ratings
Replies: 44
Views: 36449

Re: Burnley v Liverpool - Player Ratings

Pope 7 couple of good saves Bardsley 6 a bit rash at times prefer Lowton Tarks 7 solid Mee 7 great tackle in first half to stop a certain goal but maybe at fault for 2nd goal. Would need to see again so benefit of the doubt 7 rather than 6 Taylor 7 a couple of Super balls in today and generally defe...
by Flat Stanley
Sat Dec 30, 2017 7:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Huddersfield v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 32
Views: 6464

Re: Huddersfield v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Bardsley 7
Long 7
Mee 7
Taylor 6
Cork 6
Defour 8
Hendrick 6
Arfield 6
JGB 9
Barnes 7

Vokes 6
by Flat Stanley
Sun Dec 24, 2017 6:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your 5 most influential Clarets of the last 30 years ?
Replies: 54
Views: 3622

Re: Your 5 most influential Clarets of the last 30 years ?

Dyche obvs no 1

Players

Robbie Blake
Glen Little
Steve Davis
Tripper
Danny Ings
by Flat Stanley
Sun Dec 24, 2017 6:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your team vs Man united
Replies: 30
Views: 2415

Re: Your team vs Man united

Pope
Lowton Long Mee Taylor
Arfield Defour Cork JGB
Vokes Barnes
by Flat Stanley
Sat Dec 23, 2017 8:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Tottenham - Player Ratings
Replies: 58
Views: 10255

Re: Burnley v Tottenham - Player Ratings

Pope 6 Kicking awful Bardsley 6 ok Mee 4 Really Poor by his standards Long 3 oh dear! Taylor 7 solid throughout. Growing into the team Cork 5 off day Defour 7* Stood out today especially 1st half JGB 5 lost the ball before 3rd goal. Not having Brady as an attacking threat leaves far too much on his ...
by Flat Stanley
Sat Dec 09, 2017 8:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Watford - Player Ratings
Replies: 71
Views: 14514

Re: Burnley v Watford - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Bardsley 7
Tarks 8
Long 7
Ward 6 left side was a problem today as thought Ward and Arfield were average
Defour 8
Cork 7
Arfield 6 (was a 3 until the goal then improved)
JGB 8*
Hendrick 6
Wood 6
Barnes 6

Pretty ugly compared to recent performances but got the job done.
by Flat Stanley
Wed Nov 29, 2017 1:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Huddersfield Sold Out
Replies: 92
Views: 6510

Re: Huddersfield Sold Out

Ticket office is and always has been a shambles. Got a bit better recently but still a long way to go to offer a good customer service.
by Flat Stanley
Sun Nov 26, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Arsenal - Player Ratings
Replies: 71
Views: 14715

Re: Burnley v Arsenal - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Lowton 8
Tarks 7 (minus 1 for pen)
Mee 8
Ward 8
Defour 8
Cork 8
Brady 9
JGB 9*
Hendrick 7
Barnes 7
by Flat Stanley
Tue Nov 21, 2017 12:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Seedhill Athletics
Replies: 4
Views: 703

Re: Seedhill Athletics

Not been for a while but you used to be able to turn up and pay about £3 to use the track. You ran ring TEL: 01282 661616 to check. The gym at the track seems to be open until 9 so imagine the lights will be on until 9. What sort of running do you do?
by Flat Stanley
Sat Nov 18, 2017 6:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ashley Barnes
Replies: 112
Views: 9563

Re: Ashley Barnes

Thought he was superb first half but not great second half. The ball was not sticking up front and coming back too easily. Would have made the change earlier.
by Flat Stanley
Sat Nov 18, 2017 5:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Swansea - Player Ratings
Replies: 73
Views: 15678

Re: Burnley v Swansea - Player Ratings

Pope 7 Not much to do but did it well
Lowton 8
Mee 8
Tarks 9
Ward 6 not his usual self
Cork 9*
Defour 8
Hendrick 7
Brady 8
JGB 8
Barnes 8
by Flat Stanley
Sat Nov 18, 2017 8:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your team for the swans
Replies: 20
Views: 1936

Re: Your team for the swans

Pope
Lowton Mee Tarks Taylor
Cork Defour Westwood
JGB Vokes Brady
by Flat Stanley
Mon Nov 13, 2017 8:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley FC A-Z. Day 13, M is for...
Replies: 19
Views: 1197

Re: Burnley FC A-Z. Day 13, M is for...

Mark Winstanley :D
by Flat Stanley
Tue Oct 31, 2017 6:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: For those who think that was boring...
Replies: 39
Views: 3331

Re: For those who think that was boring...

Was a little boring but that seems to be how we have to play to win. You can tell from the lack of atmosphere at times it was not the most exciting. Was quite a cagey affair with two well set out teams but we just did enough to win I thought. We are a good team but we are not that far off being a gr...
by Flat Stanley
Tue Oct 31, 2017 6:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Newcastle - Player Ratings
Replies: 60
Views: 14698

Re: Burnley v Newcastle - Player Ratings

Pope 8
Lowton 8
Mee 8
Tarks 8
Ward 7
Cork 8*
Defour 8
Hendrick 5
Brady 6
JGB 7
Barnes 6
by Flat Stanley
Sat Oct 21, 2017 6:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manchester City v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 51
Views: 14021

Re: Manchester City v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 7 Some good saves
Lowton 6 At fault for 3rd goal
Mee 6 at fault for second goal I thought
Tarks 8 Very solid
Ward 7 Decent
Cork 8 Very good game
Defour 6 not his best
Arfield 5 Poor
Brady 5 Poor
Hendrick 5 Poor
Wood 6 ok

Barnes 7
JGB 5
by Flat Stanley
Sat Oct 21, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: More than happy with that
Replies: 49
Views: 3683

Re: More than happy with that

The disappointing thing for me was the soft second goal. We were still doing ok until then but Mee hardly seemed to get off the ground and it was game over. Was not disappointed to lose but extremely disappointed we didn't even manage 1 shot on target. Our ball retention today was appalling, general...
by Flat Stanley
Thu Oct 19, 2017 2:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Favourite ever 11 in 5 minutes
Replies: 45
Views: 2629

Re: Favourite ever 11 in 5 minutes

Heaton
Tripper Tarks Keane Ward
Defour Cork
J Rod Ings Blake
Austin

Subs
Beresford, Parkinson, Davis, Mee, Little, Eagles, Gray
by Flat Stanley
Sat Oct 14, 2017 5:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v West Ham - Player Ratings
Replies: 54
Views: 15334

Re: Burnley v West Ham - Player Ratings

Pope 6 Not sure if he should have been quicker off his line for the goal but to be fair probably expected Mee to deal with it comfortably. Flapped at a couple Lowton 6 didn't offer much going forward and we needed it against 10 men when were struggling to break them down Mee 6 bad mistake for the go...
by Flat Stanley
Sat Oct 14, 2017 5:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Home form
Replies: 60
Views: 5031

Re: Home form

Thought we were pretty poor really. No guile in the final third, no penetration. Playing against 10 men surely spread the play and you get wingers wide, double up with the full backs and try to get crosses in from behind them instead of the easy to defend balls into the box from 30 to 40 yards out. ...
by Flat Stanley
Sun Oct 01, 2017 6:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arfield booking
Replies: 50
Views: 5947

Re: Arfield booking

There was contact but went down far too easy. Deserved booking
by Flat Stanley
Sun Oct 01, 2017 5:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarkowski doubters and humble pie
Replies: 60
Views: 5848

Re: Tarkowski doubters and humble pie

Never doubted him. What a man, a proper defender, built like a brick **** house. We still desperately need another centre half to fill in should Mee or Tarks get injured or suspended. Playing with fire not getting another in, really silly not to get someone in the transfer window and we will be very...
by Flat Stanley
Sun Oct 01, 2017 5:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Everton v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 65
Views: 157998

Re: Everton v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 7 not a lot to do but generally did it well. One early on he dropped but ok after that Lowton 7 solid Mee 7 looked vulnerable early on but grew into the game and was his usual solid self Tarks 9 superb better than Keane Ward 9 fantastic attacking play. Nice to see competition for places playing...
by Flat Stanley
Sun Oct 01, 2017 7:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Worst Monarch in English history
Replies: 33
Views: 2766

Re: The Worst Monarch in English history

Richard the Lionheart. Starved the country to death to fund his silly religious crusades!
by Flat Stanley
Sun Sep 24, 2017 1:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time to play Westwood
Replies: 62
Views: 4739

Re: Time to play Westwood

Hendrix out for Westwood with Defour playing the advanced role for me too. Think that would work nicely and would be a well balanced midfield.

Really not sure how Hendrix and Arfield kept their places after the Leeds game ahead of JGB.
by Flat Stanley
Sat Sep 23, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Huddersfield - Player Ratings
Replies: 101
Views: 20032

Re: Burnley v Huddersfield - Player Ratings

Pope 6 Poor kicking at times, one good save Lowton 6 Average. Didn't offer much going forward not helped by the fact there was rarely anyone wide ahead of him Mee 5 worst game of a while, poor distribution at times. Please at least put free headers in the vicinity of one of our players. Tarks 6 Aver...
by Flat Stanley
Tue Sep 19, 2017 11:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Leeds - Player Ratings
Replies: 60
Views: 19397

Re: Burnley v Leeds - Player Ratings

Pope 6
Bardsley 7
Long 5
Tarks 6 minus 1 for pen
Taylor 7
Westwood 7
Hendrick 5
Arfield 5
JGB 7
Barnes 3
Vokes 5
Brady 6
Cork 7
Wood 6
by Flat Stanley
Tue Sep 19, 2017 4:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How Big Is Romelu Lukaku's Penis?
Replies: 92
Views: 14442

Re: How Big Is Romelu Lukaku's Penis?

Seems like a bit of fun this. I Remember Linford Christie used to get upset about the Sun publishing photos labelled Linfords lunch box or something to that effect. He was ****** off that he was the best sprinter in the world and rather than give him credit all they were bothered about was making fu...
by Flat Stanley
Wed Aug 30, 2017 9:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Squad analysis
Replies: 34
Views: 2746

Re: Squad analysis

Definitely need a centre back and a winger with a bit of pace. Wish we could have got Dwight Gale instead of Wells (if we do sign him). Wood and Gale together would be exciting. Agree defence is weaker and we need cover. In terms of wide players Walters can play there and I'm sure Taylor could if ne...
by Flat Stanley
Sat Aug 12, 2017 8:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarkowski
Replies: 162
Views: 15072

Re: Tarkowski

He had a great game overall. Yes he lost his man for at least one of the goals but was totally dominant in the first half. People gave Ben Mee a free pass when he was making mistakes and giving away goals and we should give Tarks the same chance. There is a great player in there he just needs time t...
by Flat Stanley
Sat Aug 12, 2017 7:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chelsea v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 37
Views: 13098

Re: Chelsea v Burnley - Player Ratings

Heaton 7
Lowton 7
Tarks 7
Mee 8
Ward 8
Defour 8
Hendrick 7
Cork 7
Brady 7
JGB 6
Vokes 8
by Flat Stanley
Sat Jul 29, 2017 6:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gareth Bale, Premier Leagues greatest ever homegrown player
Replies: 10
Views: 1291

Re: Gareth Bale, Premier Leagues greatest ever homegrown player

At his best I would go with Bale as he is almost unstoppable and very exciting to watch. However, there are players who have done it far more consistently for a long period of time. Giggs, scholes, Gerrard, Lampard and Shearer all better for me because of that
by Flat Stanley
Wed Jul 26, 2017 9:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Darikwa joins Tricky Trees
Replies: 41
Views: 4277

Re: ARTICLE: Darikwa joins Tricky Trees

Thought Darikwa was excellent when he first came into the team. Remember him gettin a few MOTM awards early. He was exciting going forward and created a few goals including the one for Vokes at Leeds. Lowton was lucky to get his place when he got fit. Darikwa had been excellent up to that point. Def...
by Flat Stanley
Fri Jul 21, 2017 8:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: When are loyalty points updated?
Replies: 6
Views: 943

Re: When are loyalty points updated?

Thanks for the responses. Looks like points have been added and I don't have enough points to buy a ticket on Monday but I know someone who is not going who does so hopefully will get a ticket.
by Flat Stanley
Fri Jul 21, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: When are loyalty points updated?
Replies: 6
Views: 943

When are loyalty points updated?

I have about 4600 loyalty points showing at the moment. Just wondered if this includes points for renewing my season ticket. When do points get updated? Also are they sending new season ticket cards out? I have not had mine yet. I was hoping to get tickets for the Chelsea game on Monday but won't be...
by Flat Stanley
Sun Jul 16, 2017 8:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Common Northerner dictionary
Replies: 124
Views: 8646

Re: Common Northerner dictionary

Not just a Burnley expression but definitely northern is Pictures instead of Cinema. My mate came up to visit from London and had to ask my wife to repeat it 3 times before I explained what it meant.

Ecky Thump as an expression of surprise or astonishment is another good northern one.
by Flat Stanley
Fri Jun 09, 2017 7:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your personal favourite headed Burnley goal
Replies: 109
Views: 6822

Re: Your personal favourite headed Burnley goal

Oh to have Austin and Tripper back. What a combo! Imagine those two added to the current squad, we could definitely be top half.
by Flat Stanley
Tue May 30, 2017 1:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Noel Gallagher.
Replies: 57
Views: 4923

Re: Noel Gallagher.

Definitely Maybe is a great album, one of my favorites, but people keep saying there is not one bad track on it. Digsy Dinner is dogger! :lol: Definitely Maybe and Masterplan (album of B sides from tracks from the first two albums) are their best albums. What's the Story pretty good. Not much else w...
by Flat Stanley
Sun May 21, 2017 5:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v West Ham - Player Ratings
Replies: 63
Views: 12415

Re: Burnley v West Ham - Player Ratings

Heaton 5 Lowton 6 Tarks 5 Long 5 Ward 6 Westwood 6 Hendrick 6 Arfield 3 Brady 5 Vokes 7 Gray 6 JGB 6 Barnes 4 Defour 6 Dyche 3 Anti climax to a wonderful season. 2 great chances in the first half not taken. Should really have been 3 1 at half time. Second half was probably the worst half of football...
by Flat Stanley
Sat May 20, 2017 8:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 5 favourite Burnley players to grace the Turf...
Replies: 60
Views: 4053

Re: 5 favourite Burnley players to grace the Turf...

Players since I started watching in 1987

Favourite
Robbie Blake
Ted McMinn
Roger Eli
Glen Little
Tripper

Best

Danny Ings
Michael Keane
Jay Rod
Tom Heaton
Charlie Austin
by Flat Stanley
Sun May 14, 2017 4:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour's maths...
Replies: 117
Views: 5778

Re: Labour's maths...

Irrelevant whether Labours maths are correct. They have no chance of getting into power. What people need to decide is do they want a functional effective opposition that is going to oppose and put scrutiny on some of the Tories worse policies or do they want to see Labour wiped off the map and give...
by Flat Stanley
Fri May 12, 2017 7:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Defour
Replies: 153
Views: 12394

Re: Defour

Sounds like a load of nonsense to me. Seen Defour interviewed and he does not come across as a stupid man. Very much doubt he expects the club to chose him over Dyche. All the stuff about body language is nonsense too he always looked the same ever since he arrived it's just the way he is. He seemed...
by Flat Stanley
Sat May 06, 2017 7:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v West Brom - Player Ratings
Replies: 50
Views: 26875

Re: Burnley v West Brom - Player Ratings

Heaton 7
Lowton 6
Long 7
Tarkowski 8
Ward 7
Hendrick 8
Westwood 7
Arfield 6
Boyd 7
Vokes 8
Barnes 6
by Flat Stanley
Tue May 02, 2017 1:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 44 Passes...
Replies: 46
Views: 4953

Re: 44 Passes...

Let's compare shall we: Brady - 11 appearances - 1 goal - 2 assist Arfield - 28 appearances - 1 goal Hendrick - 29 appearances - 2 goals - 2 assists JBG - 17 appearances - 1 goal - 2 assists Defour - 20 appearances - 1 goal - 3 assists No one stands out. But Boyds minute per goal/assist is noticeab...
by Flat Stanley
Sun Apr 30, 2017 8:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ashley Barnes - goal, gritty, game-winner...GLADIATOR!!
Replies: 25
Views: 3076

Re: Ashley Barnes - goal, gritty, game-winner...GLADIATOR!!

Been poor lately and lucky to have a place in the team after recent weeks but was absolutely brilliant in that game. Back to his bothersome best with a goal threat to boot.