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by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 11:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fans walking through church grounds today
Replies: 5
Views: 1508

Re: Fans walking through church grounds today

Did anyone else see the hundreds of fans walking through the church grounds near villa park today? Literally walking on top of graves, absolutely disgusting, never seen anything like it!! I'm not talking about one or two, I'm talking about hundreds. Where is the respect, clinging over gravestones a...
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 11:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOTD
Replies: 10
Views: 1727

Re: MOTD

At least the pundits effectively said Smith was talking out of his ar5e moaning about the first goal and highlighted Villas frailty on the second
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 11:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAN BASE TODAY
Replies: 30
Views: 3317

Re: FAN BASE TODAY

Are you sure it wasn’t Walsall. The accent is a tricky one....
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 11:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our style of play
Replies: 24
Views: 1776

Re: Our style of play

The thing with the likes of Villa is that as they have allegedly played brilliantly in every game and ended up with only one win they see games against us as must wins...they then play the game and don’t win and the pressure goes up another notch. This gives them the ammunition to blame our style of...
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 11:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: I was pleased with the second half delivery
Replies: 12
Views: 928

Re: ARTICLE: I was pleased with the second half delivery

ClaretTony wrote:And I think Smith's comments are at best embarrassing, more I would say pathetic.


Feeling the pressure....absolutely no need for his guff against our play. Poor man’s Allardyce comments
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 11:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our style of play
Replies: 24
Views: 1776

Re: Our style of play

Ignore them, they are full of you know what. Farke was good last week but is the exception to the rule
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: City Strip today
Replies: 18
Views: 1655

Re: City Strip today

ICL wrote:Pina Colada


Good job they weren’t caught in the rain
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peters
Replies: 30
Views: 1576

Re: Peters

Doesn't necesarrily mean it's the right choice. I seem to recall Dyche playing Ben Mee out of position there for 6 months while we had the best left back in the league sat on the bench. He doesn’t make many bad choices. How many years ago was the Ben Mee stuff you refer to? I would suggest Dyche ha...
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This weeks VAR shenanigans
Replies: 43
Views: 2273

Re: This weeks VAR shenanigans

The biased ref couldn’t wait to give the goal. He was as reluctant as I have seen thus far to change a VAR decision.
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RATE THE REF - Lee Mason v Aston Villa
Replies: 26
Views: 1158

Re: RATE THE REF - Lee Mason v Aston Villa

Blatant cheating from this inept ref again today...absolutely incredible some of his nonsense
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peters
Replies: 30
Views: 1576

Re: Peters

Hibsclaret has resorted to his argument being based on fantasy football stats. Christ. I know he hates Taylor but this is taking the biscuit. Who hates Taylor not me....when he’s back on the bench I’ll support him as I did in the second part of last season. You get fantasy points for creating goals...
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peters
Replies: 30
Views: 1576

Re: Peters

So why did we score 1 goal from a Taylor delivery all last season then, if he has such good delivery. It’s nonsense. When was he 3rd in fantasy points....
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peters
Replies: 30
Views: 1576

Re: Peters

Just posted on the ratings thread that he is 3rd in the fantasy league for defenders above Virgil and Robertson for Liverpool.

He was poor on the first goal today but should have had 2 assists. I’d have that from my left back every game...
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 8:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aston Villa - Player Ratings
Replies: 61
Views: 4700

Re: Aston Villa - Player Ratings

I think i went to different game than those who have given Pieters and Wood 7s and even an 8 !! They were both shocking today . Pieters at fault for both goals , he doesn't close down and gives the opponent far to much room . As for Wood , he couldn't pass or trap a bag of cement today and as for h...
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aston Villa v Burnley - Press Conferences, Interviews, Reports and Analysis
Replies: 25
Views: 2210

Re: Aston Villa v Burnley - Press Conferences, Interviews, Reports and Analysis

Yous should watch the one on Villa TV - much more derogatory Sorry Yes that was the one I watched. I obviously highlighted the wrong link... He’s gonna be bleating like that all season for me and either get potted in the new year or take the team down. Playing like Barcelona every week and not winn...
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: City Strip today
Replies: 18
Views: 1655

Re: City Strip today

I think they reckon they are so good they can wear what the hell they like.

Bl00dy awful strip. It reminds me of fruit salad sweets...
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aston Villa v Burnley - Press Conferences, Interviews, Reports and Analysis
Replies: 25
Views: 2210

Re: Aston Villa v Burnley - Press Conferences, Interviews, Reports and Analysis

Dean Smith on Sky https://www.skysports.com/watch/video/sports/11822107/smith-endures-frustrating-afternoon Ahh another manager who thinks we are like the anti christ in time wasting and fouling. Miserable to55er... Forgets to mention the virtual open goal wood misses in the first half when they sh...
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 5:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Lee Mason and it’s been a while
Replies: 34
Views: 1709

Re: ARTICLE: Lee Mason and it’s been a while

Was dying to send Barnes off. Awful ref
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Aston Villa - Player Ratings
Replies: 61
Views: 4700

Re: Aston Villa - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Lowton 7
Tarky 8
Mee 6
Pieters 7
Cork 6
Westwood 6
McNeil 6
Hendrick 6
Wood 6
Barnes 5

Rodriguez 7

Great to see the fullbacks assisting goals and we should have had at least 3...

Very poor for the latter part of the first half and poor on both Villa goals
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Heaton Villains versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 236
Views: 7669

Re: Heaton Villains versus MIGHTY CLARETS

The whole team have been poor today.

Pieters will get blamed for the goal and all the usual suspects will hail Taylor as the new Maldini. However, we have to score with the best cross of the game and unfortunately Wood missed it. Both strikers are having a stinker...
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Heaton Villains versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 236
Views: 7669

Re: Heaton Villains versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Devils_Advocate wrote:Im not moaning, Im just expressing my opinion on the subs chosen today. You try and save your energy for when you start having hissy fits about VAR later


Guessing you are having trouble understanding what moaning means amongst other things...
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Heaton Villains versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 236
Views: 7669

Re: Heaton Villains versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Devils_Advocate wrote:What is the f*cking point


in moaning as soon as the team sheet is out about the subs......really.

My guess is that the ginger great one knows what he is doing...
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 28, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Villa v Clarets : Score Predictions
Replies: 56
Views: 1573

Re: Villa v Clarets : Score Predictions

mdd2 wrote:They never do except if they didn't we would not have such a sh1t history there


We had a poor history (certainly from the previous 30 years) at notably Leeds, Ipswich and Deadwood. Guess what we won at all those places under Dyche. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.....
by Hibsclaret
Fri Sep 27, 2019 11:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ashley Westwood and Aston Villa
Replies: 52
Views: 3721

Re: Ashley Westwood and Aston Villa

Just proves as always that one player does not make a team...when a team is struggling there are usually a few players not up to it and that Villa team when Westwood was getting pelters was truly awful and far below premier league quality. I mean they had the Tim not even nice but dim Sherwood invol...
by Hibsclaret
Fri Sep 27, 2019 11:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stoke
Replies: 35
Views: 1795

Re: Stoke

Definitely is a good chairman for sure. I’m not sure they want to be letting this bloke have much longer mind....it may be too late for them at this rate
by Hibsclaret
Fri Sep 27, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stoke
Replies: 35
Views: 1795

Re: Stoke

I heard Pulis talking the other week about how the Stoke chairman never meddles with the stuff that’s within the role of the manager. He gave the example of not undermining Mark Hughes to ask Pulis about Berahino before his transfer from West Brom to Stoke. Pulis said he couldn’t believe that his ex...
by Hibsclaret
Fri Sep 27, 2019 11:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Derby Way....
Replies: 83
Views: 5014

Re: The Derby Way....

Ilkley claret wrote:Rooney will no doubt improve the drinking culture when he joins ...


That’ll be what happened to the prozzies....
by Hibsclaret
Fri Sep 27, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: We’ve had a lot of trials and tribulations
Replies: 1
Views: 394

Re: ARTICLE: We’ve had a lot of trials and tribulations

That’s the sign of a team that’s about to have a long season and ultimately get relegated...playing well and deserving something from 5 of 6 games whilst sitting on 4 points having got diddly squat from 4 of the 6 games.... Reminds me of naivety that we have seen in other seasons from newly promoted...
by Hibsclaret
Fri Sep 27, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Villa v Clarets : Score Predictions
Replies: 56
Views: 1573

Re: Villa v Clarets : Score Predictions

SalouClaret wrote:Bugger off you! Thought you didn't speak to women anyway ;)


I’m sure you dreamt that up although I have to say it is better when they are quiet...
by Hibsclaret
Fri Sep 27, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ashley Westwood and Aston Villa
Replies: 52
Views: 3721

Re: Ashley Westwood and Aston Villa

Very similar to when Swansea 'needed better' when we signed Jack Cork from them. They were fairly happy about that too. Same as Lowton, Arfield, Marney etc.. Surprising how many players that other fans would 'drive there themselves' have spent the next few years playing at a higher level with us. A...
by Hibsclaret
Fri Sep 27, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Villa v Clarets : Score Predictions
Replies: 56
Views: 1573

Re: Villa v Clarets : Score Predictions

SalouClaret wrote:The less pedantic readers probably understood what I meant, but hey ho!


On the hook....
by Hibsclaret
Fri Sep 27, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Villa v Clarets : Score Predictions
Replies: 56
Views: 1573

Re: Villa v Clarets : Score Predictions

SalouClaret wrote:2-0. Westwood and Lowton, hopefully!


Preferably 0 - 2. Would be a shame if the ex villains get OGs
by Hibsclaret
Fri Sep 27, 2019 8:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Villa v Clarets : Score Predictions
Replies: 56
Views: 1573

Re: Villa v Clarets : Score Predictions

Time we won away.

1 - 2
by Hibsclaret
Thu Sep 26, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pre-match press conference - Tarky
Replies: 16
Views: 1385

Re: Pre-match press conference - Tarky

Not sure how you expect him to answer differently based on the question asked. Nothing to see here. If the likes of Liverpool make a genuine enquiry there will be no doubt he will leave similarly to what happened with Keane for example. His move from Brentford to here was an example of moving to a b...
by Hibsclaret
Wed Sep 25, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wolves
Replies: 15
Views: 1815

Re: Wolves

Will struggle until they are out of Europe. Others seemed to think they were nailed on for top 7 but I reckon the longer they are faffing about on the Thursday Sunday schedule they could be deep in trouble by January...
by Hibsclaret
Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Poch
Replies: 40
Views: 2639

Re: Poch

Top players moving into the last year of their contract is never a good sign and something that you wouldn’t expect from Levy of all people. There’s something not right there. As for the likes of Rose moaning on all the time for whatever reason, if you don’t like being a professional athlete on mill...
by Hibsclaret
Tue Sep 24, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dendrologists
Replies: 30
Views: 1185

Re: Dendrologists

There’s an App called Leafsnap where you can take a picture of a leaf and it is supposed to identify the tree.

Unfortunately it doesn’t seem to work that well. Possibly my fault because I tried it with a picture of a Bakewell tart and it couldn’t recognise it....
by Hibsclaret
Tue Sep 24, 2019 9:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR Penalty 2nd Half?
Replies: 89
Views: 4299

Re: VAR Penalty 2nd Half?

Spot on SPT.

When you consider what the likes of Blatter, Platini and his cronies got away with for years along with the various bung scandals etc it is hard not to believe that some refereeing decisions are reached with some form of inequality....
by Hibsclaret
Tue Sep 24, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee confirmed for Aston Villa game
Replies: 32
Views: 1765

Re: Referee confirmed for Aston Villa game

jdrobbo wrote:His last Burnley game was the 3-0 win at West Ham and he handled the game and the situation (hostile) absolutely brilliantly


The exception that proves the rule...

Tbh I dislike Moss more
by Hibsclaret
Mon Sep 23, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee confirmed for Aston Villa game
Replies: 32
Views: 1765

Re: Referee confirmed for Aston Villa game

Barry_Chuckle wrote:FFS all we need now is Moss doing VAR for the game too :roll:


That’d be too much like having the chuckle brothers in charge
by Hibsclaret
Mon Sep 23, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR Penalty 2nd Half?
Replies: 89
Views: 4299

Re: VAR Penalty 2nd Half?

Darnhill Claret wrote:Well that’s the night he comes to ours.


Really
by Hibsclaret
Mon Sep 23, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Westwood and Cork
Replies: 30
Views: 2698

Re: Westwood and Cork

I think Westwood will be highly motivated at the weekend. Think we’ll see the proverbial 110% from him against Villa.

Cork and him have been working well as a partnership all season
by Hibsclaret
Mon Sep 23, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Breaking the Big 6
Replies: 24
Views: 1857

Re: Breaking the Big 6

If Bournemouth break into the Top6 I’ll stand naked in Burtons window for a week....

No reason why Leicester or even us can’t mind. We were very close 2 years ago and have improved.
by Hibsclaret
Mon Sep 23, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR Penalty 2nd Half?
Replies: 89
Views: 4299

Re: VAR Penalty 2nd Half?

Not to worry. The Barnes one will be on the list of mistakes to add to the 4 that they admitted to the other week. Every month we should be getting an update of how many they have got wrong without including ones like the Harry Kane (most obvious penalty ever) that they didn’t even admit was wrong! ...
by Hibsclaret
Sun Sep 22, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR Penalty 2nd Half?
Replies: 89
Views: 4299

Re: VAR Penalty 2nd Half?

claptrappers_union wrote:
It’s not about getting the correct decision.


Spot on. Until it becomes about getting the correct decision VAR will be next to useless. It’s a bit like having a brand new toy for Christmas with no batteries....
by Hibsclaret
Sun Sep 22, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR Penalty 2nd Half?
Replies: 89
Views: 4299

Re: VAR Penalty 2nd Half?

You can’t even be certain that our one against Southampton (keeper poleaxing Barnes) last season would have been overturned by VAR. The whole thing stinks. Just look at the video and give the obvious decision. We are going to fall foul of this shambles all season. The only good thing is that it didn...
by Hibsclaret
Sun Sep 22, 2019 7:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR Penalty 2nd Half?
Replies: 89
Views: 4299

Re: VAR Penalty 2nd Half?

Until it becomes the VAR actually making the decision rather then the clear and obvious error nonsense VAR will continue to be a farce...Let’s all bring something in to back up the ref getting something wrong.
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 21, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Norwich - Player Ratings
Replies: 68
Views: 4257

Re: Burnley v Norwich - Player Ratings

Pope 8 Lowton 8 Mee 8 Tarkowski 8 Pieters 9 Cork 8 Westwood 8 Hendrick 9 McNeil 8 Barnes 7 Wood 9 * Games like today against a newly promoted team (on the back of beating the champions) are where you pinch yourself and think that this Burnley side are genuine premier league quality. Tbh they have sh...
by Hibsclaret
Sat Sep 21, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rugby World Cup
Replies: 108
Views: 3310

Re: Rugby World Cup

I’m on NZ -6 to get 4 out of 8 with 4 left on a Goliath. So fingers crossed.

The Aussies were impressive in the 2nd half and the All Blacks superb for 10 mins so far. England have a great chance in this World Cup imo

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