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by mdd2
Sun Jul 25, 2021 11:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317657

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

Ever thought one or two of the kids may make the grade this season?
by mdd2
Thu Jul 22, 2021 2:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Keith Treacy
Replies: 30
Views: 2439

Re: Keith Treacy

Someone who has a drink addition is one of the most difficult kind of person to be around, characterised by constant lying and refusal to believe their is problem and if there is one it is the fault of others. I do thank Keith Treacy for offering to help others who find themselves addicted to alcoh...
by mdd2
Thu Jul 22, 2021 10:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Keith Treacy
Replies: 30
Views: 2439

Re: Keith Treacy

I always say that being an alcoholic is not a persons fault but failing to deal with it is. Sadly not everyone can deal with it and no matter how much help one can give a pesron, in today's environment and culture where not taking alcohol is considered to be abnormal, and Mr Blair made life even mor...
by mdd2
Mon Jul 19, 2021 10:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Steve Cotterill
Replies: 19
Views: 3084

Re: Steve Cotterill

There’s a long interview with him on the Shrewsbury YouTube channel. It’s tough watching it for me to be honest knowing him so well. I thought that lead had been posted earlier. It was a pretty emotional watch but surviving severe illness is pretty tough on the psyche and I think he spent time on I...
by mdd2
Sun Jul 18, 2021 3:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RIP Tom O'Connor
Replies: 33
Views: 1852

Re: RIP Tom O'Connor

BenWickes wrote:
Sun Jul 18, 2021 2:53 pm
I think it's tongue in cheek. I think Beamish has form for 'accidentally' posting the wrong picture :)
Oh thanks for that Ben
by mdd2
Sun Jul 18, 2021 2:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RIP Tom O'Connor
Replies: 33
Views: 1852

Re: RIP Tom O'Connor

Claret Till I Die wrote:
Sun Jul 18, 2021 2:28 pm
In the absence of Mr Beamish

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Not sure if this is meant to be Tom who has passed away, but it isn't
Tom was from Liverpool.
Roy Walker is I think Irish
by mdd2
Thu Jul 15, 2021 8:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Which ex-players should be covered?
Replies: 46
Views: 1301

Re: Which ex-players should be covered?

Alan Brown
by mdd2
Sun Jul 11, 2021 11:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Game
Replies: 2891
Views: 34236

Re: Today's Game

Two late subs to take penalties and they both miss ☹️☹️☹️
by mdd2
Sat Jul 10, 2021 9:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RIP Paul Mariner
Replies: 38
Views: 2003

Re: RIP Paul Mariner

Nasty brain tumour
Very sad
Still one of those cancers where there has been little progress until now
by mdd2
Fri Jul 09, 2021 3:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Nartey signs new Turf Moor deal
Replies: 13
Views: 1733

Re: ARTICLE: Nartey signs new Turf Moor deal

Or Blackburn :D :D
by mdd2
Fri Jul 09, 2021 12:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Golden Boot Each Way Bets
Replies: 4
Views: 419

Re: Golden Boot Each Way Bets

Hat trick for Sterling
by mdd2
Fri Jul 09, 2021 11:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Nartey signs new Turf Moor deal
Replies: 13
Views: 1733

Re: ARTICLE: Nartey signs new Turf Moor deal

onewillieirvine wrote:
Fri Jul 09, 2021 11:50 am
I would expect he's shown enough to the powers that be, that he will be capable of being included in a match day eighteen. Good luck to the lad.
I think his age means he would have to be one of the 25 man squad for premier league games
by mdd2
Fri Jul 09, 2021 10:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Stone becomes first team coach as Michael Jackson steps in
Replies: 36
Views: 2839

Re: ARTICLE: Stone becomes first team coach as Michael Jackson steps in

Hard to believe he is leaving because he needs a hip replacement unless his hips are so cream crackered at 51 that he is unable to come back as a coach. The purpose of joint replacement is to get the person to a better level of fitness than before the operation. He still has a living to make; why ca...
by mdd2
Tue Jul 06, 2021 2:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Max Thompson
Replies: 31
Views: 4295

Re: Max Thompson

According to UTC squad list Max is contracted until 2022 Thomas until 2021
by mdd2
Fri Jul 02, 2021 2:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Robert set for Burnley trial
Replies: 19
Views: 2946

Re: ARTICLE: Robert set for Burnley trial

any problems signing him now we are out or EU and he is French?
by mdd2
Fri Jul 02, 2021 1:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New team card just dropped through the letter box
Replies: 72
Views: 3152

Re: New team card just dropped through the letter box

Spike wrote:
Fri Jul 02, 2021 1:02 pm
The postman delivered 3 to our house this morning
Same here except mine has not arrived which seems odd
by mdd2
Thu Jul 01, 2021 1:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Mumbongo joins Accrington on loan
Replies: 20
Views: 2622

Re: ARTICLE: Mumbongo joins Accrington on loan

I wonder if either of Glennon or Benson will also be loaned out as I do not think they can now play for the first team unless named in the 25 and presently including them and Tarks we have 23, just room for two more signings unless players move on.
by mdd2
Tue Jun 29, 2021 1:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jock Aird - RIP
Replies: 16
Views: 1130

Re: Jock Aird - RIP

Yes Jock I think took over from Arthur Woodruff and Mather was on the left in my early days as a claret with Strong in goal.
by mdd2
Mon Jun 28, 2021 9:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317657

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

We do if we got rid of the 5 or so that are not good enough or that we are carrying, although I'm a big fan of gudmundson for instance we've carried him for the last 2 seasons now, Brady was another, I suspect 1 or both of jrod and Barnes will soon come into that category, Benson doesn't imo look l...
by mdd2
Mon Jun 28, 2021 9:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317657

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

warksclaret wrote:
Mon Jun 28, 2021 9:32 am
Maybe one for the future. He appears to be highly rated in Scotland. Imagine if we have discovered a new McNeil
Or a Gibson-as it is reported he has fallen out with the backroom staff at Rangers. :lol:
by mdd2
Mon Jun 28, 2021 9:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317657

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

I thought that home grown don’t count. I think the squad of 25 is limited to 17 non British ie having spent less than 3 years with an English or Welsh club and any number of home grown players who are under 21 years of age on january 1st of the upcoming season so for 21-22 season they have to be un...
by mdd2
Mon Jun 28, 2021 9:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317657

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

Folk keep posting about the players we need to sign but if you look at the list CT has put up including Tarks excluding Collins (only 20) we have a squad of 23 players over 21 years of age including Glennon, Benson and Mumbongo. So unless Tarks leaves and/or the likes of the three young lads go out ...
by mdd2
Thu Jun 17, 2021 7:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cummings and "Hopeless" Hancock
Replies: 7
Views: 1025

Re: Cummings and "Hopeless" Hancock

He tore us to shreds for the game he played for Stockport County on the Turf if my memory serves me but that was it. Think we paid £100k for him. Never sure how we managed to recoup some if not all of that off PNE as my memory after his performance against us was one of a pretty pedestrian player. I...
by mdd2
Sat Jun 12, 2021 12:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: National League Play Offs
Replies: 101
Views: 4393

Re: National League Play Offs

I bet Carlisle FC don't (In reply to quicknick)
by mdd2
Tue May 11, 2021 5:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sander Berge for 12m
Replies: 17
Views: 2315

Re: Sander Berge for 12m

Only 23 so lots of time to improve
by mdd2
Fri May 07, 2021 12:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Linked with..
Replies: 173
Views: 18039

Re: Linked with..

jojomk1 wrote:
Fri May 07, 2021 8:03 am

Going back over the years the only "young" players that we have signed have been Brownhill and Taylor
Pope was 24 JBG 25 and Michael Keane was young too wasn't he?
by mdd2
Sun May 02, 2021 8:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's football 01/05
Replies: 105
Views: 3505

Re: Today's football 01/05

Words are cheap...he had to say summat,next season staying in this division will be a piece of plss the three promoted sides are relegated already. :lol: What are the stats on clubs who bounce straight back into the Premier League going down for a second time in three years? That Norwich have done ...
by mdd2
Sat May 01, 2021 8:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will 35 points be enough?
Replies: 130
Views: 8805

Re: Will 35 points be enough?

Dont forget WBA whose form has improved of late-we need two teams to be in 19th and 18th place after 38 games wothout us being there
I think WBA will finish above Fulham starting on Monday when they beat Wolves.
by mdd2
Wed Apr 28, 2021 10:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bee Hole Wall collapsing
Replies: 19
Views: 2905

Re: Bee Hole Wall collapsing

I was at that match
Think it was in the FACup against Sunderland
by mdd2
Wed Apr 28, 2021 6:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How many points will we finish on
Replies: 59
Views: 3584

Re: How many points will we finish on

I do tend to think that our record shows that we tend to do well and avoid relegation because we beat the teams at the bottom of the table. I would therefore like to be a bit braver and say that I think we have a mid-table finish in us. Average 1.2 - 1.5 pts a game and we are down for a 44-48pt sea...
by mdd2
Tue Apr 27, 2021 11:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Seat Swap
Replies: 13
Views: 735

Re: Seat Swap

Thanks Leisure
by mdd2
Tue Apr 27, 2021 11:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Seat Swap
Replies: 13
Views: 735

Re: Seat Swap

What is happening in JH lower?
by mdd2
Mon Apr 26, 2021 8:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: PLEASED FOR THE TEAM TODAY
Replies: 2
Views: 866

Re: PLEASED FOR THE TEAM TODAY

This is looking like our best ever performance in this league given who we have signed in the last two seasons and the only thing somewhat of a surprise is how badly we have done against the bottom six. Had we performed as we normally do we would have had a cracking season. With the league as is pre...
by mdd2
Wed Apr 21, 2021 8:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche to Palace at the end of the season
Replies: 230
Views: 15164

Re: Dyche to Palace at the end of the season

ClaretTony wrote:
Wed Apr 21, 2021 8:33 pm
I believe a former Burnley manager is likely to be first choice at Palace should Hodgson leave.
How(e) do you come to that conclusion CT
by mdd2
Sat Apr 03, 2021 8:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Clarets Collapse of 1962
Replies: 15
Views: 1246

Re: The Clarets Collapse of 1962

The reserves had held Chelsea 4-4 in 1961 so not to use some of the reserves was an error although I would need to refresh how many players we used that April to see if Potts had rotated much We did of course get fined for that in 1961 and whether that made Lord stop Potts from rotating the squad we...
by mdd2
Mon Mar 29, 2021 12:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Turf Moor and Cricket Ground SOLD
Replies: 53
Views: 4728

Re: Turf Moor and Cricket Ground SOLD

I thought someone was convicted of manslaughter over that body which I think was that of a teenager missing for several years
by mdd2
Fri Mar 19, 2021 7:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our Best XI - 3rd/4th Division Players
Replies: 62
Views: 1787

Re: Our Best XI - 3rd/4th Division Players

If it is just those who played for us in the 3rd and 4th Leagues that surely rules out James, Davis Mk 2 Beresford, Dobson, Laws, Hamilton, Flynn, Little, McMinn, maybe Heath and a few others?
by mdd2
Sun Mar 14, 2021 4:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Run In
Replies: 125
Views: 11224

Re: The Run In

This year The Saints have won two drawn one and lost the rest. There are a few seasons where a team ostensibly safe go on a shocking run and get sucked into a relegation battle. Could be them this season.Hope their form doesn't start to pick up when we play them.
by mdd2
Sun Mar 14, 2021 7:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: No Help from Moss
Replies: 59
Views: 2549

Re: No Help from Moss

Were we that bad getting three yellows plus Pope for time wasting? BBC stats have us committing 6 fouls-so I assume three were professional ones to Everton 9 fouls and no bookings
by mdd2
Sat Mar 06, 2021 3:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm Bardsley deal
Replies: 30
Views: 2027

Re: ARTICLE: Burnley confirm Bardsley deal

I think you can probably forget about a new RB coming in this summer then. Have a look at CT's squad on this MB and I think you will see that we already have a squad of 22 and that includes Glennon, Benson as they were 21 by January 2021 and assumes Mumbongo, Brady are released, Tarks leaves and Du...
by mdd2
Sat Mar 06, 2021 2:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bardsley
Replies: 88
Views: 4023

Re: Bardsley

I think you are spot on. The revelation in his form has lead the club to accept there is no point in signing a decent RB, and Bards for Cup, and injury/loss of form cover, is the cheapest option One thing about our Club-its all down to the cheapest option Or the better value for money-doubt Bards i...
by mdd2
Thu Mar 04, 2021 10:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: First Premier League game at the Turf for Madley
Replies: 12
Views: 649

Re: ARTICLE: First Premier League game at the Turf for Madley

No bookings means Westy has to avoid being booked in just one match in the next five and if he avoids being booked in two I think we will have no suspensions for yellow cards. All the other players have only a maximum of four yellows so by game 38 Barnes could only have 14. Hope that doesn't mean tw...
by mdd2
Thu Mar 04, 2021 9:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley destroy Anfield
Replies: 57
Views: 3620

Re: Burnley destroy Anfield

Hope they can get their home form back for Sunday with zillions on target and bag a lot of goals
by mdd2
Thu Mar 04, 2021 9:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley destroy Anfield
Replies: 57
Views: 3620

Re: Burnley destroy Anfield

And tonight after 73 minutes play still 0-1 down, 4 goal attempts and none on target.
by mdd2
Thu Feb 25, 2021 12:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley vs Manchester United April 1957
Replies: 19
Views: 727

Re: Burnley vs Manchester United April 1957

I was in the CFS for that United game directly behind the goal; they were head and shoulders above us.
by mdd2
Wed Feb 17, 2021 12:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bobby Thomas
Replies: 48
Views: 8611

Re: Bobby Thomas

It was his howler tonight that cost Barrow against Salford ;) ;) ;)
by mdd2
Tue Feb 02, 2021 10:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Revolution
Replies: 22
Views: 1627

Re: Revolution

I think there tends to be a funny smell around when Mr Pace is speaking and I've noticed it before but usually around politicians.
by mdd2
Sun Jan 31, 2021 10:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Club looking for new sponsors
Replies: 285
Views: 15503

Re: Club looking for new sponsors

Then there are those who state the bleeding obvious-that addicts need to control their behaviour towards gambling, alcohol, tobacco, sex etc Also bleedingly obvious is the fact that if they could control their behaviour-they wouldn't be addicts. I have seen a little bit of the research done on alcoh...
by mdd2
Sun Jan 31, 2021 9:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Club looking for new sponsors
Replies: 285
Views: 15503

Re: Club looking for new sponsors

Actually it sadly is don't do it-and once addicted it is hard to not do it.This ban will help some people from becoming addicted to betting and it is for the same reasons there is no alcohol or tobacco advertised. Sadly Governments have not been as aggressive with either alcohol or gambling compared...