Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by KefkaClaret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:07 pm

And that’s why Mee will never get in the England squad.
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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by HunterST_BFC » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:07 pm

OH BEN
no no no

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Croydon Claret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:07 pm

Dear oh dear

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by SGr » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:07 pm

And again. Individual errors are becoming a major in this team.
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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by tarkys_ears » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:07 pm

Wonder if Mee still wonders why he's not been called up for England.

Pieters looks a liabilityt oo.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Kgun5 » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:08 pm

Hey, Sheffield did it on the road.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Tribesmen » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:08 pm

Game over just like that

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Buxtonclaret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:08 pm

Can't give 'em something like that and get away with it.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by ElectroClaret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:08 pm

Poor from Mee.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Right_winger » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:09 pm

Iv been saying it for ever that Mee isnt good enough for this level he wouldn’t get near a starting line up for any other side.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by HiroshimaClaret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:09 pm

goodnight

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Rick_Muller » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:10 pm

They’re sh!thousing our sh!thouse

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by ElectroClaret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:12 pm

We didn't really expect owt so it looks like we aren't gonna be disappointed.

Poor way to concede though.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Rick_Muller » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:16 pm

Need to stiffen midfield, Drinkwater on for Wood, and Jay on for Barnes if Barnes ineffective at 70 minutes

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by ElectroClaret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:17 pm

First goal credited as Wood own goal.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by burnleymik » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:18 pm

2 mistakes 2 goals. Can't afford those against the top teams. Other than that we played well, working hard to stifle them and created a couple of chances.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by HB Claret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:18 pm

Unfortunately that is why Ben doesn’t get picked for England. Shame because a deflected goal and mistake flatters the Scousers. Jürgen will be happy at the strength of their tackling though.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by jojomk1 » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:20 pm

one stat gave us 52% pass completion (Liverpool 72%)
We don't get that much of the ball but then just give it away

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by FCBurnley » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:22 pm

Liverpool will be in dressing room wondering how the hell they are 2 up. A one in a million deflection and a huge mistake by Mee. Fantastic save by Pope tipping Salah shot onto post. Way too many mistakes and give aways especially by Pieters who is not good enough. Time to get Taylor back in

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Tricky Trevor » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:22 pm

We are playing like we always play and they are a class above in every department.
Pointless pointing the finger for individual errors. In a long season they all make them.
My concern is, after Wed. nights shambles, we could now be 4 games without a win and that gets into players heads. A poor way to go into an international break.
Still a game to play out here but it’s a long way back.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Tribesmen » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:24 pm

Cant see a way back in this one .

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by HunterST_BFC » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:24 pm

Apart from the 35 yard top corner dipping own goal
and a rare clanger from Mee

I thought we did OK

Not lost yet.
UTC
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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by jedi_master » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:25 pm

Pieters has gradually begun to look like the bargain buy 31 year old backup kicked out of Championship Stoke that he is.

Taylor back in for me.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Braindead » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:25 pm

Right_winger wrote:Iv been saying it for ever that Mee isnt good enough for this level he wouldn’t get near a starting line up for any other side.
Ha ha what? Let me get this straight.....Ben Mee ISN'T good enough for this level??

Mate that's some strong weed you've been smoking.
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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by SGr » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:25 pm

Anyone blaming Lowton is mental. In that position, it is entirely Ben Mee’s fault. You can’t expect your centre half so cheaply give the ball away there. Shocking.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Lord Beamish » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:27 pm

Ben Mee at fault for second; and I’m sure he’ll hold his hands up for it. Lethally finished, mind.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Safron » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:27 pm

We look like rabbits in headlights in possession so scared of making mistakes, should play our own game and not fear them nowt to loose now , just keep positive utc

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Hibsclaret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:29 pm

Not sure what Pieters did wrong for either goal but no doubt one of the experts on here will explain. He had Salah in his pocket for 30 mins with the exception of the one that hit the post and he should have been played in for the last kick of the half.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by HB Claret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:30 pm

Mistakes happen and no one can fault Mee’s effort or commitment. We have done well but need to up the threat going forward - next goal could be vital.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Right_winger » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:33 pm

Braindead wrote:Ha ha what? Let me get this straight.....Ben Mee ISN'T good enough for this level??

Mate that's some strong weed you've been smoking.
Don’t rate Mee at all. Just doesn’t have the attributes to be a centre half at this level and there’s always a mistake in him, always. We make him look much better than he actually is due to our defensive shape and protection he’s offered.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by jedi_master » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:35 pm

Hibsclaret wrote:Not sure what Pieters did wrong for either goal but no doubt one of the experts on here will explain. He had Salah in his pocket for 30 mins with the exception of the one that hit the post and he should have been played in for the last kick of the half.
Not his fault on either goal, Hibs.

My comment was purely on his performance in general, which I could only summarise as ‘last ditch’. Taylor is far better in possession of the ball and I think links better with McNeil/overlaps.

Pieters is fine backup, but that’s what he is starting to look (just my opinion).
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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by KRBFC » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:41 pm

Can we stop booting the ball on to the head of the giant defenders? Zzzzzz

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by SalouClaret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:43 pm

Hibsclaret wrote:Not sure what Pieters did wrong for either goal but no doubt one of the experts on here will explain. He had Salah in his pocket for 30 mins with the exception of the one that hit the post and he should have been played in for the last kick of the half.

Was waiting for Hibs to post as soon as Pieters was mentioned :lol: Taylor by far the better footballer.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Hibsclaret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:43 pm

So no fault for either goal and we suggest replacing one of our better players against the European champions...I assume you saw Arsenal’s defence looking ‘last ditch’ last week along with our ‘last ditch’ defending of a corner in midweek by our reserve left back
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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Belfast_Claret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:43 pm

The whole team are at fault today. The passing has been atrocious and Pope looks physically ill.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by HB Claret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:45 pm

Sadly the thing we lack and Liverpool have is pace but the Sky commentators wax on about Alexander-Arnold and his skill yet they ignore him kicking the ball away.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Hibsclaret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:45 pm

SalouClaret wrote:Was waiting for Hibs to post as soon as Pieters was mentioned :lol: Taylor by far the better footballer.
You need to get out more... :o

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by SalouClaret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:46 pm

Hibsclaret wrote:You need to get out more... :o

Pot, kettle...

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Hibsclaret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:48 pm

SalouClaret wrote:Pot, kettle...
Yep, let me just check if I’ve ever waited for you to post...ahh thought not

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by SalouClaret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:49 pm

Hibsclaret wrote:Yep, let me just check if I’ve ever waited for you to post...ahh thought not
If you weren't so predictably biased against our best left back, it would never have crossed my mind. Anyway, back to the match. Are we winning yet?

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Hibsclaret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:51 pm

No need to mention the left back today beyond how well he’s played

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Bertiebeehead » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:51 pm

**** poor performance

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by jedi_master » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:52 pm

Hibsclaret wrote:So no fault for either goal and we suggest replacing one of our better players against the European champions...I assume you saw Arsenal’s defence looking ‘last ditch’ last week along with our ‘last ditch’ defending of a corner in midweek by our reserve left back
I confess I didn’t watch the Sunderland game though I have seen the goals, apparently the entire team was poor including Taylor, fair enough on that I suppose. It doesn’t change my mind that I feel Pieters lack of athleticism is having a negative impact on McNeil’s development as he is getting nowhere near the attacking support on the flank with Pieters, who is a far more defensive minded player.

I think you’d be hard pressed to say anyone has been a ‘better’ player today too, we’ve been outclassed and outworked all over the pitch. No disgrace there, we’re playing one of the best teams in world football.

This isn’t a character assassination of Pieters, I think he’s a good signing (certainly for the price), just feel one of our best players last season should perhaps begin to get re-introduced assuming he is now fully fit.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Longsidebovril » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:53 pm

Some right twerps on here tonight
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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Rowls » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:53 pm

Liverpool reduces to time wasting from the second half onwards.

They know we’re dangerous.

If WE can get a lucky goal it’s game on again.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Safron » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:53 pm

Exactly European champions smashed arsenal last week but be nice if we just have a right good go for the last 30 minutes

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Tricky Trevor » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:53 pm

Lino doesn’t know his pythagoras.
Sends Lennon back from a corner. He’s level with the little goal line marker and about 10yds upfield. Makes him about 14yds away to me.

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by Hibsclaret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:58 pm

jedi_master wrote:I confess I didn’t watch the Sunderland game though I have seen the goals, apparently the entire team was poor including Taylor, fair enough on that I suppose. It doesn’t change my mind that I feel Pieters lack of athleticism is having a negative impact on McNeil’s development as he is getting nowhere near the attacking support on the flank with Pieters, who is a far more defensive minded player.

I think you’d be hard pressed to say anyone has been a ‘better’ player today too, we’ve been outclassed and outworked all over the pitch. No disgrace there, we’re playing one of the best teams in world football.

This isn’t a character assassination of Pieters, I think he’s a good signing (certainly for the price), just feel one of our best players last season should perhaps begin to get re-introduced assuming he is now fully fit.
You could just leave it to Dyche. He did nothing in midweek to suggest a recall and Pieters has done nothing wrong to be dropped. It also helps if you watch a game before suggesting changes to the team
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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by burnleymik » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:59 pm

Jayrod on for Barnes

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Re: Mighty Clarets versus Scousepool

Post by KefkaClaret » Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:59 pm

Is Dyche taking the **** with that sub?

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