They came to York in Their Thousands

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They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby cricketfieldclarets » Thu Jun 14, 2018 9:47 pm

Is this our 'They think its all over' moment?

Can anyone think of any other similar quotes or pieces of commentary when you think of Burnley FC?

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby MDWat » Thu Jun 14, 2018 9:55 pm

If that is to be the one that takes them to Wembley, you cannot argue with that, pure...quality!

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Wexford_Claret » Thu Jun 14, 2018 9:56 pm

‘And Burnley’s first goal in the Premier League is something very, VERY special!’
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Devils_Advocate » Thu Jun 14, 2018 9:57 pm

What about the Plymouth away commentary to get to Wembley. Wasnt along the lines of Burnleys Claret & Blue Armada will set sail for Wembley. Think they used it in that crappy Panoma Joes song with the Johny Francis goals commentary

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Bin Ont Turf » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:00 pm

Finds Wade Elliott,he will get forward and does, leaves two in his wake. It's a terrific run by Wade Elliott.... now McCann joins the party, It's McCann for Burnley, Kilgallon with a great challenge......ELLIOTT! Oh Yes! A cracking Burnley goal

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby cricketfieldclarets » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:04 pm

Thompson, with a touch past Duberry. Now Paterson. A lot of space for Paterson to run into - hes going to take it on. OH GOODNESS ME WHAT A GOAL FROM PATERSON!
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby cricketfieldclarets » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:05 pm

A look to the heavens and that was a goal from that department!
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby cricketfieldclarets » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:06 pm

Thompson takes a swing... OH THEYVE DONE IT AGAIN! Another wonder goal, and Reading are brought to their knees by Burnley!
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby edison » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:06 pm

Oh goodness me, what a strike from Paterson...

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby edison » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:07 pm

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Thompson takes a swing... OH THEYVE DONE IT AGAIN!


Funny, I was just watching that for the millionth time tonight

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby edison » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:07 pm

Danny Ings...IT'S IN
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby cricketfieldclarets » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:08 pm

Must be some Phil Bird classics?

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Dyched » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:09 pm

MOTD

Chelsea vs The Mighty Boys in Claret

“Sam Vokes, Free header, 6 yards out. What did they expect to happen”

Brilliant
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby cricketfieldclarets » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:09 pm

The Easter Bunny was there... So was The Easter Gorilla!

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby MDWat » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:10 pm

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Must be some Phil Bird classics?


Doubt it - they all just start with "OHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH" :lol:
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby cricketfieldclarets » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:12 pm

And Lancashire on the line... Its getting easier for Lancashire!

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Walton » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:12 pm

Your name's not Wegerle is it?
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby cricketfieldclarets » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:12 pm

And Thats Lancashire.. OH MY WORD WHAT A WAY TO GET A HAT TRICK! Graham Lancashire Gets a hat trick. And if you didnt know, the scoreboard tells you - GOAL!

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Colburn_Claret » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:13 pm

Justice, that's justice
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby cricketfieldclarets » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:13 pm

And Jimmy Mullen sends the message - I want the job!

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby cricketfieldclarets » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:14 pm

So including the Cardiff City game tonight. The Mathematics are simple. 5 games left. 7 points needed for the championship - NO PROBLEM!

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Wexford_Claret » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:20 pm

Colburn_Claret wrote:Justice, that's justice


Can’t believe I forgot about ‘JUSTICE’!

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Garforth Claret » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:32 pm

He’s not the mesiah, he’a a very naughty boy

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby tim_noone » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:33 pm

I'm sure there's some memorable quotes from the Sherpa Van northern final against preston!

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby paulus the woodgnome » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:36 pm

“Brady’s carried a real threat since he moved out to that side and he’s picked out Chris Wood HERE, and Chris Wood, the debutant in the Premier League for Burnley has come up with an equaliser that REALLY piles on Spurs’ Wembley woes!”

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby tim_noone » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:37 pm

Wexford_Claret wrote:Can’t believe I forgot about ‘JUSTICE’!

Yes given a stage a great performer!

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby piston broke » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:39 pm

Clarke Carlisles post match interview at Wembley.

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby THEWELLERNUT70 » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:43 pm

Colburn_Claret wrote:Justice, that's justice


That's the that immediately sprang to my mind

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby THEWELLERNUT70 » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:46 pm

tim_noone wrote:I'm sure there's some memorable quotes from the Sherpa Van northern final against preston!



"Burnley take the lead and the Burnley fans are static "

I think the commentator meant ecstatic
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Bop » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:51 pm

BLAKE ..... Oh what a goal!

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Rumbletonk » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:55 pm

"And Oghani picks it up and carries it................"

Burnley cctv operators
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby cricketfieldclarets » Thu Jun 14, 2018 11:22 pm

Rumbletonk wrote:"And Oghani picks it up and carries it................"

Burnley cctv operators

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Lancasterclaret » Thu Jun 14, 2018 11:24 pm

You know the thing about York that you didn't realise at the time?

It was the start, the comeback to where we are now.

Thinking back to my nineteen year old self then and where we are now?

Crikey
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby cricketfieldclarets » Thu Jun 14, 2018 11:32 pm

Lancasterclaret wrote:You know the thing about York that you didn't realise at the time?

It was the start, the comeback to where we are now.

Thinking back to my nineteen year old self then and where we are now?

Crikey


Indeed. Mullen remains my favourite manager and largely thanks to starting where we are now!
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby tim_noone » Thu Jun 14, 2018 11:35 pm

Rumbletonk wrote:"And Oghani picks it up and carries it................"

Burnley cctv operators

Ooooh George oghani!! We might have been sh!t but we were happy. :D

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby RingoMcCartney » Thu Jun 14, 2018 11:52 pm

Deary coming in from the right. Good over lapping. The ball comes into the area. Might come to Parkinson who gets it. Shoots! keepers not saved it! It's gone in! It's gone iiiiin! Burnley have done it!! Gary Parkinson who was playing reserve team football at the start of the season has scored for Burnley to seal promotion!!!

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby tybfc » Fri Jun 15, 2018 1:01 am

Lancasterclaret wrote:You know the thing about York that you didn't realise at the time?

It was the start, the comeback to where we are now.

Thinking back to my nineteen year old self then and where we are now?

Crikey


You have it spot on.

I will never forget that night as long as I live sat behind the Director's box in the York End.

Full of Burnley fans.

Didn't quite dream of Europe.

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Bfcboyo » Fri Jun 15, 2018 1:47 am

World cups sent em all mad

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Dark Cloud » Fri Jun 15, 2018 8:29 am

Lancasterclaret wrote:You know the thing about York that you didn't realise at the time?

It was the start, the comeback to where we are now.

Thinking back to my nineteen year old self then and where we are now?

Crikey

Totally agree with that. We turned a corner that night and although there's been loads of ups and downs since, the general trend has always been up.

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby ClaretTony » Fri Jun 15, 2018 9:14 am

Already mentioned the Clarke Carlisle commentary at Wembley, must be something from that, “What an awesome day, just look at the fans”.

“Bolton is a good job for someone else. I will stay at Burnley just as long as I’m wanted,” or do we not include lies?

There will be a whole raft of Bob Lord classics.
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Longside4evr » Fri Jun 15, 2018 9:19 am

Miller sacked And Burnley trounce Spurs at white Hart Lane 4 -1

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Duffer_ » Fri Jun 15, 2018 9:23 am

Lap one, sunny Donny

UTC!
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby BobSykes » Fri Jun 15, 2018 9:48 am

For me, "they've done it again!" from the marvellous commentary to that marvellous Reading game will take some beating.

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby claretblue » Fri Jun 15, 2018 9:54 am

ClaretTony wrote:There will be a whole raft of Bob Lord classics.


'...If the BBC don’t shift their cameras from Turf Moor I’ll be down there myself and personally burn them. They are on the ground without our consent and I don’t care if even Harold Wilson (then Prime Minister) has given them permission...'

:D
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Sausage » Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:03 am

edison wrote:Danny Ings...IT'S IN


'Is the long wait – the 35 year wait – coming to an end? It just might be, courtesy of Danny Ings.'

Bill Leslie, Sky Sports, 09 March 2014
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Shappie » Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:24 am

cricketfieldclarets wrote:Thompson takes a swing... OH THEYVE DONE IT AGAIN! Another wonder goal, and Reading are brought to their knees by Burnley!




This time it’s Steven Thompson, and now they can surely book those Wembley tickets
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby Longside4evr » Fri Jun 15, 2018 12:19 pm

I was stood in the Bee Hole end after walking from the Longside on a match against Newcastle in the 70s boxing day
It was getting quite dull as the floodlights had not been turned on
This bloke cries out "Miller you leper get ten bob in that meter"
Dont know to this day why it was anything to do with Brian but quite funny at the time

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby South West Claret. » Fri Jun 15, 2018 12:21 pm

Ah York away on that unforgettable night :P

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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby bfcjg » Fri Jun 15, 2018 12:59 pm

“We had no celebration,” Grewcock recalls. “We went to the players’ lounge, had a couple of beers, and everyone dispersed and did their own thing, I went out for a meal with friends. It was just a sense of relief. The buildup was horrible, not a pleasant situation to be in, I feel for every team now that’s in that position.”
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Re: They came to York in Their Thousands

Postby claretburns » Fri Jun 15, 2018 1:36 pm

"Pulled back to Pavlyuchenko.... Roman Pavlyuchenko surely gets the goal to break Burnley's hearts" :(


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