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by gandhisflipflop
Thu Jan 24, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: France-emptying all the banks
Replies: 26
Views: 3258

Re: France-emptying all the banks

Please remember in all this er, "hilarious banter" that exactly the same would have happened to us if it wasn't for the channel. It very nearly did anyway. If hitler had attacked one more time we would have fallen. It was a combination of luck, determination and sheer bravery by a heavily...
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 22, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Icons
Replies: 23
Views: 1651

Re: Icons

Don't believe all you see ;)
by gandhisflipflop
Fri Jan 18, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Netflix recommendations
Replies: 43
Views: 3058

Re: Netflix recommendations

I watched a good one on there other day about Amanda Knox. If you type that in you will find it.
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Jan 17, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who else is going to Watford game?
Replies: 38
Views: 1833

Re: Who else is going to Watford game?

I'm going
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Judas Coyle ten year challenge
Replies: 69
Views: 3772

Re: Judas Coyle ten year challenge

Every manager we have had bar Waddle and Laws has improved us along the way. People didn't realise at the time just how good Howe's ability to spot a good young player was. His team have had quite a few premier league appearances between them now. Some people did. Just that some people had some wei...
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Jan 17, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bielsa Presser at 5pm
Replies: 51
Views: 4312

Re: Bielsa Presser at 5pm

I remember when he was Chile manager (I follow their national side) he was an absolute nut. I wanted him as England boss I think I even put it on here before Southgate. He would stay up all night watching video after video and his knowledge really is second to none. It's no surprise he is doing so w...
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 16, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 10451

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

That I agree with however I do think that defour still has more to offer and medal could free his shackles a bit
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 16, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 10451

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

South West Claret. wrote:I don’t have to spell it out surely.



I'm afraid you do. So why?
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 16, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 10451

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

South West Claret. wrote:So Defour for Medel it is then.



Why? They are 2 completely different types of player.
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 16, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gillette
Replies: 61
Views: 2650

Re: Gillette

Test User wrote:Ok. But it wasn't racist, so carry on being triggered by nothing.



Other way around and you would be bleating racism and you know it.
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 16, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: LaLiga (Segunda Division)
Replies: 32
Views: 1818

Re: LaLiga (Segunda Division)

Aah River Plate, they are the posh lot, ha ha. Never been quite the same since they got relegated a few years ago. That was a massive shock there as it was a bit like United going down here. They only had one season in the second tier but they are not as dominant as they used to be now. Does your m...
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: LaLiga (Segunda Division)
Replies: 32
Views: 1818

Re: LaLiga (Segunda Division)

That's true mate and it's all down to people swallowing this whole 'best league in the world' thing constantly churned out by the media. It simply isn't. It may be one of the best for sure but I think you would find a lot of Spanish, Germans, Italians, Argentinians and Brazilians who might just thi...
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 10451

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

He is more tenacious than Pirlo. A more 'in your face' type of player. A player in the Pirlo mould is wide of the mark imo.
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: LaLiga (Segunda Division)
Replies: 32
Views: 1818

Re: LaLiga (Segunda Division)

I don't think he's being serious is he? Let's face it how very ethnocentric to assume that a great footballing nations second tier is worse than our non-league. It is of course nonsense but I think (hope?) he's being tongue-in-cheek. I think he is. There seems to be this superiority complex surroun...
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 10451

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

From what I have read about Medel he would fill the hole left by Barton it seems. The only risk is that he is South American and it's still a mans game there and, as you say, he could spend a deal of time suspended. Has your mate ever mentioned the Racing/Independiente derbies? If you ever look at ...
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: LaLiga (Segunda Division)
Replies: 32
Views: 1818

Re: LaLiga (Segunda Division)

theroyaldyche wrote:Its worse



It's not though, is it?
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 10451

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

It concerns me that we are looking at players of his age. I expected us to be only bringing in younger players, might cost more for younger quality but that's the way we should be re building imo. I think I'd sign him along with a younger player tbh. A player I really like is Kristoffer Ajer at Cel...
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 10451

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

That's good to hear mate, I love South American football as well (although not strictly Chilean) and regularly watch games mainly from Argentina but places as diverse as Bolivia and Peru (and Chile) as well. It is refreshing to see stuff that isn't 'PL' or even British. I sometimes think that peopl...
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 10451

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

Hasn't he played centre back a lot for Chile? Seem to recall him playing there in the 2014 World Cup. Maybe didn't have the legs to play in midfield with Chile's all action pressing style? Yes he has played CB a lot for Chile but I'd say that is because their lack of quality in that area more than ...
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 10451

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

I enjoy watching the South American world cup qualifiers and copa america and at the time it was on sky sports and Chile had Marcelo Bielsa in charge and played some wonderful football. It turned out a good time to watch them as it coincided with the emergence of Sanchez and Vidal.
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel
Replies: 105
Views: 10451

Re: ARTICLE: Clarets linked with Medel

I know a bit about this guy as I have followed the Chilean national side for a number of years bizarrely. He would add that extra bits as another poster says and would certainly fit our 'framework'. If his wages arnt too expensive I think he would be a good signing.
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Jan 10, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Defour to play RM
Replies: 68
Views: 4466

Re: Defour to play RM

I'd play Hendrick as a false winger of sorts (just tucked inside) and ask lowton to exploit that gap. Westwood and cork could cover for lowton when he is forward. It's ridiculous we are even talking about this really after having from last January to address all the issues but it is Burnley :roll:
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 09, 2019 3:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fulham at home
Replies: 68
Views: 5444

Re: Fulham at home

Bosscat wrote:Flipflop is that not a childish name for a thong or no-heel-strap sandal. ;)



I suppose you could say that yes :D
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 09, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fulham at home
Replies: 68
Views: 5444

Re: Fulham at home

A must win game this one, our fixtures after this look really tough, if we can reproduce the form we showed against Wet Spam, we can edge our way to a bit of safety, we have improved recently so a bit more improvement will see us ok. Why do people insist on calling clubs childish names like wet spa...
by gandhisflipflop
Tue Jan 08, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit " The Uncivil War " C4, 9.00pm
Replies: 166
Views: 5185

Re: Brexit " The Uncivil War " C4, 9.00pm

I wouldn't trust anything that shithouse station puts out
by gandhisflipflop
Fri Jan 04, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Virgin Media Broadband
Replies: 14
Views: 953

Re: Virgin Media Broadband

Darthlaw wrote:I joined in October on their 350mbs service. Couldn't get anywhere near with their router so bought my own and it never falls below 300mbs.



What router did you get?
by gandhisflipflop
Fri Jan 04, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Zios Barroford
Replies: 38
Views: 4023

Re: Zios Barroford

Rumpelstiltskin wrote:Difficult to work that one out isn’t it ???



Be careful, the resident head in the sanders will be along soon to accuse you of racism...
by gandhisflipflop
Fri Jan 04, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Virgin Media Broadband
Replies: 14
Views: 953

Re: Virgin Media Broadband

Fair enough quickenthetempo I won't be rejoining them in a hurry. I'm happy enough now with what I have.
by gandhisflipflop
Fri Jan 04, 2019 3:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Virgin Media Broadband
Replies: 14
Views: 953

Re: Virgin Media Broadband

It is shocking where I am (Burnley area) they advertise 250mg which during the day you get but after 6pm as if by magic it slowed down to 5mg at times. After much arguing they eventually released me from my contract. It is caused by over subscribing people in the area so they throttle the speeds to ...
by gandhisflipflop
Fri Jan 04, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Incoming players this january
Replies: 86
Views: 7358

Re: Incoming players this january

We won't sign anyone. Different window same mistakes will be made. I would love to be proven wrong though and if I am it will be a nice surprise.
by gandhisflipflop
Fri Jan 04, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sunderland ‘til I die - Netflix
Replies: 84
Views: 6654

Re: Sunderland ‘til I die - Netflix

MACCA wrote:Don't have Netflix, hope to catch a glimpse of it on sky or BBC.

How long is it, if put together for 1 full length documentary?



It's about 8 episodes of around 40 mins from memory. Don't quote me on it though. Finished it last month. A great watch.
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Jan 03, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 6 wins from 17 games
Replies: 25
Views: 2530

Re: 6 wins from 17 games

I get the point about writing teams off. I also agree with the above poster palace comment. They are always a very tricky side to play against at home. The games are usually open, which would suit them better than us.
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Jan 03, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee
Replies: 39
Views: 3582

Re: Ben Mee

What concerned me more was the amount of time afforded to mpenza to deliver that cross. I think Westwood was the man nearest to him. He has to get tighter in that situation. He had a good game though so I don't want to be too critical.
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Jan 03, 2019 9:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 6 wins from 17 games
Replies: 25
Views: 2530

6 wins from 17 games

Would put us on 36 points and will be enough imo. It is looking like 3 teams will go from the current bottom 5. Huddersfield are gone. Cardiff I think will go down but will put up more of a fight. And 1 from us, Fulham and Southampton. Fulham could spend wise in Jan and pull clear yet so it's a good...
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 02, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mcneil
Replies: 54
Views: 4827

Re: Mcneil

I love the way he just seems to glide across the pitch. I can see the Glen Little comparison also. It's just refreshing to see one of our players beating the opposition.
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 02, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will Dyche beat Cotterill's no penalty record
Replies: 54
Views: 2913

Re: Will Dyche beat Cotterill's no penalty record

I predict that McNeil will win us a penalty soon. Hopefully against Fulham.
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 02, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What has happened to
Replies: 18
Views: 2275

Re: What has happened to

It's been a more pleasant place recently I must admit.
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 02, 2019 3:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gabbiadini available from Southampton
Replies: 16
Views: 2473

Re: Gabbiadini available from Southampton

Spoke to a Leeds fan today who seemed to think he was on his way there (defoe). It would be a good signing for them. A bit like us with Ian Wright many years ago.
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 02, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tammy Abraham
Replies: 82
Views: 8292

Re: Tammy Abraham

NickBFC wrote:Sorry, I was typing on my phone in a rush :roll:


It's ok. Just don't do it again ;)
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Jan 02, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tammy Abraham
Replies: 82
Views: 8292

Re: Tammy Abraham

NickBFC wrote: Abrahams can run the channels



And so it begins...
by gandhisflipflop
Mon Dec 17, 2018 11:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal away-low turn out?
Replies: 66
Views: 3754

Re: Arsenal away-low turn out?

Mala591 wrote:Tony. Would you prefer that we reverted to 4-4-2 and had a real go at Arsenal (admittedly risking a heavy defeat) or stick with the new 5-3-1 formation in the hope that we can scrape a draw?



I'd prefer your first option as starting a game with 10 men isn't very wise ;)
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Dec 13, 2018 9:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our greatest living player
Replies: 82
Views: 2674

Re: Our greatest living player

Colin McDonald or Robson? Far to young to have seen either just going off reputation.
by gandhisflipflop
Sun Dec 09, 2018 2:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tommy Robinson, populism & foreign financing
Replies: 69
Views: 2226

Re: Tommy Robinson, populism & foreign financing

I stopped reading at 'the guardian'
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Dec 05, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who will be dropped?
Replies: 23
Views: 1618

Re: Who will be dropped?

What offthebar said.
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Dec 05, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who will be dropped?
Replies: 23
Views: 1618

Re: Who will be dropped?

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Tarks is better than Long end of. Longs played well. But ultimately Longs not as good as Tarks.



Who mentioned anything about tarks? It's Ben mee who should make way.
by gandhisflipflop
Thu Nov 29, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Britain's future
Replies: 245
Views: 5204

Re: Britain's future

It's no surprise that the above poster doesn't see this from his ivory tower in lancaster bleedingclaret.
by gandhisflipflop
Mon Nov 26, 2018 11:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: post match interview v Newcastle
Replies: 28
Views: 1777

Re: post match interview v Newcastle

He thinks we deserved something? I would have been embarrassed taking a point from that game tonight.
by gandhisflipflop
Mon Nov 26, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: KO delayed by 30 mins
Replies: 31
Views: 2573

Re: KO delayed by 30 mins

paulatky wrote:Someone has collapsed and been taken to hospital.
Please show more respect,the comments are not funny


Sums this board up
by gandhisflipflop
Mon Nov 26, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sent off three times in a season
Replies: 36
Views: 1932

Re: Sent off three times in a season

TheFamilyCat wrote:I caught some highlights on SSN and thought I heard someone sent off for the third time this season already. Possibly in the Sunderland game.



Max power of Sunderland. 3rd time in 5 apps
by gandhisflipflop
Wed Nov 21, 2018 4:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Great customer care BFC ticket office
Replies: 22
Views: 1920

Re: Great customer care BFC ticket office

I had an altercation with them regarding being sent the wrong ticket prior to the 14/15 season (the first season of the cards). I left the ticket office dismayed at the service I had received and was so upset I cancelled the ticket for that season. That said, my recent experiences have been more ple...

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