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by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 9:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS
Replies: 456
Views: 13922

Re: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS

Verstergaard and Romeu have been outstanding for Saints. Mopped up everything with ease.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 9:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS
Replies: 456
Views: 13922

Re: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS

STOP SHOWING IMAGES OF THAT TWO HAT GARLICK.

I’m eating.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 9:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS
Replies: 456
Views: 13922

Re: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS

Garlick described as the “supremo” by the commentator.

Hahaha top banter.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 9:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS
Replies: 456
Views: 13922

Re: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS

Southampton don’t need to be anything other than ordinary. They scored after 5 minutes away from home. Job done and thank you very much we’ll settle for that.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 9:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS
Replies: 456
Views: 13922

Re: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS

We just can’t string any passes together in their half. Totally disjointed.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS
Replies: 456
Views: 13922

Re: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS

Buxtonclaret wrote:
Sat Sep 26, 2020 9:22 pm
Bloody hell.
Seen it now. Wood WASN'T offside.
He was.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS
Replies: 456
Views: 13922

Re: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS

Equally bizarre was the lack of protest from us. Why are we so flat?
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tark - transfer
Replies: 1175
Views: 84606

Re: Tark - transfer

box_of_frogs wrote:
Sat Sep 26, 2020 9:03 pm
Sorry. I apologise.
No need, wasn’t thinking of you when I posted.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 9:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tark - transfer
Replies: 1175
Views: 84606

Re: Tark - transfer

Reading through this thread, it’s clear one poster is enhancing his reputation of being able to start an argument in an empty room.

The tedium of it is almost as cringeworthy as the “he’s hurt his toe, honest” tale from the club.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS
Replies: 456
Views: 13922

Re: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS

SussexDon1inIreland wrote:
Sat Sep 26, 2020 8:54 pm
Pratt Jamie Redknapp says that there 'wasn't enough contact' !!
He’s correct. There wasn’t.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS
Replies: 456
Views: 13922

Re: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS

tim_noone wrote:
Sat Sep 26, 2020 8:21 pm
Where would I find that thread please?
It’s been merged and Ian is sticking more pins into his CT doll.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS
Replies: 456
Views: 13922

Re: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS

Decent move there. Brownhill brining bags of energy as usual.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 8:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS
Replies: 456
Views: 13922

Re: BURNLEY. V. SAINTS

burnleymik wrote:
Sat Sep 26, 2020 8:16 pm
Stephens needs to sharpen up.
Been injured hasn’t he?

I was expecting a rusty performance from him but definitely worth throwing him in for his experience.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Starting Lineup
Replies: 122
Views: 4211

Re: Starting Lineup

It does when SD is manager. Even if it doesn't, Lennon, Gibson and Hart played less than 500 minutes between them last season, so not first team players by any stretch of the imagination. Give over. They were first team players. Do you think they entered the training ground under the ‘FIRST TEAM’ d...
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Starting Lineup
Replies: 122
Views: 4211

Re: Starting Lineup

Tall Paul wrote:
Sat Sep 26, 2020 7:36 pm
So neither of them first team players then. Glad we agree.
Oh dear. A first team does not, by any stretch of the imagination, end with the 11 players who start a game.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Starting Lineup
Replies: 122
Views: 4211

Re: Starting Lineup

Get this ridiculous Tarkowski situation sorted, one way or another, sharpish. Big toe? Give me strength.

It’ll take us at least 4 years to sort a replacement for him to we really need to get cracking.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 26/9/20
Replies: 152
Views: 3618

Re: Today's footie 26/9/20

West Brom are a bang average side, below average in PL terms, but Chelsea’s woeful defending has made them look likely to score every time they go forwards.
by ksrclaret
Fri Sep 25, 2020 5:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is Dyche overstepping the mark now?
Replies: 103
Views: 5302

Re: Is Dyche overstepping the mark now?

His "humour" is very uncomfortable. He's the sort of guy you've got no idea how to take, so you just laugh a tiny bit and count the minutes until you can leave. It can certainly come across as disrespectful, no doubt. That said though, something has to give soon. Both sides appear equally fed up wit...
by ksrclaret
Thu Sep 24, 2020 9:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Potter’s final words for Burnley bound Stephens
Replies: 7
Views: 1473

Re: ARTICLE: Potter’s final words for Burnley bound Stephens

Reminds me of what Steve Bruce said about George Boyd when we signed him in 2014.
by ksrclaret
Thu Sep 24, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Stephens is finally a Claret
Replies: 70
Views: 4465

Re: ARTICLE: Stephens is finally a Claret

Very happy to read this news. I think he'll fit in at Burnley as well as anyone could do.
by ksrclaret
Mon Sep 21, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER/AUTUMN 2020 (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5338
Views: 496509

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

Would be happy enough with Dale Stephens, actually. He'd be a solid, low-risk acquisition and given the precarious position we find ourselves in he could be exactly what's needed. He won't set the world alight for us, and neither will he be sold on for a profit, but he's hugely experienced and we kn...
by ksrclaret
Sun Sep 20, 2020 10:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is it time to make our feelings know?
Replies: 74
Views: 3018

Re: Is it time to make our feelings know?

Remember Icarus. Our competing the in the PL is almost dangerous for a club such as ours due to the wage commitments. Dyche is undoubtedly the best Burnley manager in most of our lifetimes, perhaps ever, but we need to be frugal in the best of times, still more when revenue is uncertain. We literal...
by ksrclaret
Sun Sep 20, 2020 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: do we pay our recruitment team all year round?
Replies: 33
Views: 1406

Re: do we pay our recruitment team all year round?

I don't know, ksr. I doubt any of us know where the club's finances are at the moment. We all know that Mike Garlick, in early April, spoke about the possible financial impact of covid-19 on the club's finances. None of us, I expect, have direct knowledge of all the contracts with players, both the...
by ksrclaret
Sun Sep 20, 2020 9:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harvey Barnes vs Dwight McNeil
Replies: 56
Views: 2908

Re: Harvey Barnes vs Dwight McNeil

let's revisit after the next few games. He's fading for me. He's got fantastic technical ability. That bit cannot be up for debate amongst anyone who's seen him play regularly. If he's fading it's because he's being flogged every week for 90 minutes because our other wingers aren't up to it, or are...
by ksrclaret
Sun Sep 20, 2020 9:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: do we pay our recruitment team all year round?
Replies: 33
Views: 1406

Re: do we pay our recruitment team all year round?

Hi Macca, it's an expensive business running a Premier League football club. If it was me signing the cheques I'd want a big say in where the money was spent. Now, how does the club owner get the expertise to make those decisions correctly? Or, should he hand over the cheque book to someone who see...
by ksrclaret
Sun Sep 20, 2020 9:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jimmy Dunne
Replies: 65
Views: 4429

Re: Jimmy Dunne

Worral is on his way, Forest have already bought his replacement :roll: :roll: :roll: please give up this tiresome "in the know" business. It's incredibly boring. As for Dunne, our defence was quite shocking tonight. How much of that was down to Dunne I don't know, but I wasn't overly impressed. He...
by ksrclaret
Sun Sep 20, 2020 7:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leicester v Burnley - Match day thread
Replies: 494
Views: 13245

Re: Leicester v Burnley - Match day thread

Decent first half. Down to 12 senior outfielders now.
by ksrclaret
Sun Sep 20, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER/AUTUMN 2020 (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5338
Views: 496509

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

I doubt we'll get even the likes of Dawson and Stephens, to be honest. Their clubs are too difficult to deal with, the numbers were too high, they are already high earners, we're not market leaders, we don't break the bank, we don't bet the ranch, we won't put the club's future at risk, why would th...
by ksrclaret
Sun Sep 20, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER/AUTUMN 2020 (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5338
Views: 496509

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

Hahahaha absolutely brilliant if we finally manage to sign both Dawson and Stephens. Only been 6 and 4 years in the making!!
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 19, 2020 10:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MOTD
Replies: 28
Views: 2513

Re: MOTD

A real shame that Mike Dean is prone to these episodes of attention seeking because he's an excellent ref.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 19, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER/AUTUMN 2020 (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5338
Views: 496509

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

Some might not want to hear this but our recruitment has been very good since we got promoted. You simply don't equal your best points total if it wasn't. Getting into Europe and being close to getting in a second time around says we are doing well in getting in the correct players. What is it you ...
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 19, 2020 1:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Lockdown
Replies: 272
Views: 10516

Re: New Lockdown

Its a head scratcher cos whenever people point to the UK doing worse than countrys who locked down early one of the reasons usually cited is that the UK is more densely populated Like everything else, these things only count when they back up your thoughts on the matter. Like when we were all told ...
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 19, 2020 10:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER/AUTUMN 2020 (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5338
Views: 496509

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

There will always be an excuse to hand for why can't sign player X or player Y. Wages too high, transfer fee too high, owners difficult to deal with, owners too rich and don't need to sell, players don't want to live up north, not a good lad, no PL experience, too old, the pens didn't work on deadli...
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 19, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool sign Jota for £45m
Replies: 24
Views: 2093

Re: Liverpool sign Jota for £45m

Good signing for Liverpool, I think. He's a versatile sort who could play anywhere across their front 3. Wolves are an odd one, though. They relied on about 14 players last season and they've just sold 2 of those to PL rivals, and they've brought in two 18 year olds as replacements it seems. Not tha...
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 19, 2020 9:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Lockdown
Replies: 272
Views: 10516

Re: New Lockdown

Yes, people are allowed to gather in groups of thirty to play football or go shooting. I can see why you're opposed to both football and shooting being allowed to continue; I wouldn't agree, though. What gets my goat is the many people who sneer at the shooters while not at all bothered about the f...
by ksrclaret
Thu Sep 17, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Lockdown
Replies: 272
Views: 10516

Re: New Lockdown

At least we'll still be able to go grouse shooting. Thankfully we have people in charge who are really in touch with the needs of the population.
by ksrclaret
Sun Sep 13, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: PSG v Marseille
Replies: 7
Views: 684

Re: PSG v Marseille

Bizarre when you consider what is happening in France right now in terms of an exponential rise in cases again.
by ksrclaret
Sun Sep 13, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER/AUTUMN 2020 (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5338
Views: 496509

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

Yep and I forgot about Drinkwater as well - a hell of a lot of money gone from the club's coffers to players bank accounts that have contributed sweet fa on the pitch where it matters - you could also add Vydra to the list maybe as well and obviously Gibson. Board have sat back and thought we can't...
by ksrclaret
Sun Sep 13, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER/AUTUMN 2020 (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5338
Views: 496509

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

Right_winger wrote:
Sun Sep 13, 2020 6:06 pm
Will we actually make a signing before the season starts?
Why sign anybody before the season starts when we can sign somebody on the day the window slams. We can save a couple of weeks wages that way.
by ksrclaret
Sun Sep 13, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER/AUTUMN 2020 (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5338
Views: 496509

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

Not to me for one because I don't have a clue what we pay in wages and don't want to know. All I know is the final wage bill that is published each year with the accounts. As for people in the club, just listen to Dyche, it's been a constant for months and months now, having little digs about the w...
by ksrclaret
Sun Sep 13, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER/AUTUMN 2020 (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5338
Views: 496509

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

I feel genuinely sorry for anyone that still tries to keep up with our news during a transfer window. It is a painful expedition.

The worst part is we only need to add 2 or 3 and we'd be all set. The club must have to work exceptionally hard to make it look so difficult to achieve. Fair play.
by ksrclaret
Sun Sep 13, 2020 9:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER/AUTUMN 2020 (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5338
Views: 496509

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

The recruitment team and chairman are doing a great job. We’ve currently got 16 first team, outfield players, with 3 of those carrying long term injuries and another two with very dubious record of fitness over the last few years.

What could possibly go wrong?
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER/AUTUMN 2020 (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5338
Views: 496509

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

Gordaleman wrote:
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:26 pm
"Some people just love to make things up." Yes, try looking in that mirror.

Bored now. Going to watch Liverpool hopefully demolish Leeds.
I'm only pulling your leg, mate. Don't sweat it. Thanks for bringing this thread to life though, you've been a laugh.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER/AUTUMN 2020 (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5338
Views: 496509

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

Gordaleman wrote:
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:18 pm
I can lend you a mirror. :lol:
What an odd response. I've never once said I needed to borrow a mirror from somebody. Some people just love to make things up.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER/AUTUMN 2020 (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5338
Views: 496509

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

Gordaleman wrote:
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:09 pm
Yes, very positive. The less time he spends on the pitch, the more chance we'll have of a good season.
:lol: :lol: :lol:

I love seeing posters having an absolute mare.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER/AUTUMN 2020 (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5338
Views: 496509

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

Gordaleman wrote:
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:02 pm
Well as the subject being talked about was transfers, I didn't think I needed to.
Well you know now. Try to be more specific in future to avoid the obvious irony.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER/AUTUMN 2020 (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5338
Views: 496509

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

Gordaleman wrote:
Sat Sep 12, 2020 4:50 pm
You haven't heard me whinge about lack of transfers.
You didn't mention anything about lack of transfers.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER/AUTUMN 2020 (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5338
Views: 496509

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

Gordaleman wrote:
Sat Sep 12, 2020 4:45 pm
Well if it comes off, it might reduce the whingeing on here.
Why, are you going to stop posting if he signs?
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER/AUTUMN 2020 (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5338
Views: 496509

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

Never heard of this Swede but it would be nice to add some quality to our threadbare squad. He sounds promising.
by ksrclaret
Sat Sep 12, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Interesting comments re Dyche in the Mail just now
Replies: 195
Views: 11616

Re: Interesting comments re Dyche in the Mail just now

Danieljwaterhouse is doing a cracking job of leading many posters down the garden path. Come on lads, wake up.