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by randomclaret2
Fri Jul 30, 2021 8:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317646

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

minnieclaret wrote:
Fri Jul 30, 2021 8:55 pm
How much would a Cornet with a twix in it cost?
£13,000,001.60
by randomclaret2
Fri Jul 30, 2021 1:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Net Zero Spend ?
Replies: 38
Views: 1759

Re: Net Zero Spend ?

aggi wrote:
Fri Jul 30, 2021 1:12 pm
It clearly was strong enough.
If you're happy with being in a relegation battle all season and finishing 17th, certainly. I know many folk are obviously.
by randomclaret2
Fri Jul 30, 2021 11:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Net Zero Spend ?
Replies: 38
Views: 1759

Re: Net Zero Spend ?

We've signed four players for the under 23 squad who could replace Benson and Mumbongo. Collins replaces Dunne, Hennessey replaces BPF, Gibson wasn't in the quad last year so his absence doesn't make any difference at all, so only Brady still to be replaced to have equal or better numbers in the sq...
by randomclaret2
Fri Jul 30, 2021 9:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have we sold out to owners to take us sideways ?
Replies: 212
Views: 6857

Re: Have we sold out to owners to take us sideways ?

Definitely. You only need to look at the fan base from Accrington to see fans follow success. At the time when they folded most fans started to watch Blackburn instead because they were higher placed at the time. Meanwhile at school kids get bragging rights supporting the better team. Most fan's ca...
by randomclaret2
Thu Jul 29, 2021 10:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Feelings about Jay Rod
Replies: 44
Views: 2554

Re: Feelings about Jay Rod

Burnleyareback2 wrote:
Thu Jul 29, 2021 9:38 pm
Ah, it’s Jays turn today.

Anyone know which player is planned in for tomorrow to be wrote off by the bed wetters?
People are responding to the Opening post
by randomclaret2
Thu Jul 29, 2021 10:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have we sold out to owners to take us sideways ?
Replies: 212
Views: 6857

Re: Have we sold out to owners to take us sideways ?

Yes to a degree, but work can still be done to expand that global brand, social media followers, advertising revenue etc. The club just sat still for years on a lot of this stuff. I couldnt agree more, but I would hate to think it's being done instead of, or to the detriment of, strengthening the F...
by randomclaret2
Thu Jul 29, 2021 10:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have we sold out to owners to take us sideways ?
Replies: 212
Views: 6857

Re: Have we sold out to owners to take us sideways ?

Doesnt all of this stuff rather depend on us staying in the Premier League ? And I think we all know what needs to he done to ensure that....
by randomclaret2
Thu Jul 29, 2021 9:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have we sold out to owners to take us sideways ?
Replies: 212
Views: 6857

Re: Have we sold out to owners to take us sideways ?

Newcastleclaret93 wrote:
Thu Jul 29, 2021 9:44 pm
If I’m honest it’s mainly United, city fans.
Say no more...
by randomclaret2
Thu Jul 29, 2021 9:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Feelings about Jay Rod
Replies: 44
Views: 2554

Re: Feelings about Jay Rod

Thought at times he looked class last season ,but needs an injury free good run in the team . He’s only 31 and if ( and it’s a big IF) he can hit some form and stay fit he could be be absolute gold for us . The stop start in and out nature of his injuries didn’t help last season , but with some qua...
by randomclaret2
Thu Jul 29, 2021 8:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Feelings about Jay Rod
Replies: 44
Views: 2554

Re: Feelings about Jay Rod

He's one of 7 or 8 of the squad who will need replacing in the next 12/18 months
by randomclaret2
Thu Jul 29, 2021 7:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Benson from Burnley to Barnsley
Replies: 40
Views: 1957

Re: ARTICLE: Benson from Burnley to Barnsley

boatshed bill wrote:
Thu Jul 29, 2021 7:25 pm
Yep, not so good is it?

definitely 4 places to fill, although we can obviously add U23s
I can only imagine SDs thoughts on filling the bench with U23s for a 3rd season running 😳
by randomclaret2
Thu Jul 29, 2021 7:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317646

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

You forget the wages saved on Brady & Gibson among others. So to summarise In Collins. Hennessey Out Benson (gone to Barnsley) Brady (end of contract) Dunne (ditto gone to QPR) Gibson (gone to Norwich) Plus BPF & Jensen the 2 keepers who've both gone out on loan. I've omitted the development squad ...
by randomclaret2
Thu Jul 29, 2021 7:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Benson from Burnley to Barnsley
Replies: 40
Views: 1957

Re: ARTICLE: Benson from Burnley to Barnsley

boatshed bill wrote:
Thu Jul 29, 2021 6:59 pm
Surely now we will be signing a new midfielder.
We have 18 senior outfield players , 2 of of whom are recovering from operations.
by randomclaret2
Thu Jul 29, 2021 6:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New LED Signage and Big Screens
Replies: 220
Views: 11230

Re: New LED Signage and Big Screens

Looking good in the beautiful summer weather 🌞
by randomclaret2
Thu Jul 29, 2021 6:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317646

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

Roughly £10m in so far this summer from the sales of Gibson, Dunne and now Benson, with £12m or so out on Collins. ( Yes I am aware of payments made over time etc, etc; these are purely back of a fag packet numbers 😉 ) With nothing at all spent in January, are the new owners really only going to spe...
by randomclaret2
Thu Jul 29, 2021 5:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have we sold out to owners to take us sideways ?
Replies: 212
Views: 6857

Re: Have we sold out to owners to take us sideways ?

fatboy47 wrote:
Wed Jul 28, 2021 10:46 am
...and this has been achieved precisely zero times..in the world...ever.

It'll take more than time....we're talking miracle/fantasy here.
Green Bay Packers ?
by randomclaret2
Thu Jul 29, 2021 1:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317646

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

Newcastleclaret93 wrote:
Thu Jul 29, 2021 1:42 pm
Latest from Nixon when asked if anything is happening at Burnley.

“The grass is coming on a treat in this weather”
He doesnt know....
by randomclaret2
Wed Jul 28, 2021 2:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317646

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

"£1m including potential add ons is not a huge amount."
It is for a club short of cash...
by randomclaret2
Wed Jul 28, 2021 1:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Wrexham are next opponents for under-23s
Replies: 10
Views: 583

Re: ARTICLE: Wrexham are next opponents for under-23s

Wrexham the big spenders of the National League
by randomclaret2
Wed Jul 28, 2021 11:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another staff member on the move…Darren Mowbray
Replies: 20
Views: 2256

Re: Another staff member on the move…Darren Mowbray

Burnley FC recruitment team , thats really something to have on your CV...
by randomclaret2
Tue Jul 27, 2021 8:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Has v asl
Replies: 12
Views: 909

Re: Has v asl

Well, yeah, depending on accent or dialect. You can drop the "h" phoneme from the word "has" and it will still have the same meaning if you said "Yes he as", for example. "As e got any money?" same thing. The meaning remains, just the phoneme has been dropped. You learn something new on here every ...
by randomclaret2
Mon Jul 26, 2021 9:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23 to kick off at West Brom
Replies: 10
Views: 717

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23 to kick off at West Brom

ClaretTony wrote:
Mon Jul 26, 2021 9:53 pm
I'm sure they have but nothing said
I thought not...havent seen a word from the club.The U23s have hac some decent coverage in contrast
by randomclaret2
Mon Jul 26, 2021 9:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23 to kick off at West Brom
Replies: 10
Views: 717

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23 to kick off at West Brom

Tony ,have the U18s played any friendlies ?
by randomclaret2
Mon Jul 26, 2021 8:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317646

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

RVclaret wrote:
Mon Jul 26, 2021 8:54 pm
His starting 11 probably is pretty accurate to be fair.
As things stand hard to argue
by randomclaret2
Mon Jul 26, 2021 6:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Big Sam to Wycombe?
Replies: 43
Views: 3392

Re: Big Sam to Wycombe?

Thats some drop in wages I would imagine; I'm assuming Stoke are helping the deal along financially.
by randomclaret2
Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Floodlights
Replies: 49
Views: 2688

Re: Floodlights

basil6345789 wrote:
Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:47 pm
He came to The Turf in a testimonial - was stll magic!
I was referring to Preston in the Top Division
by randomclaret2
Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Floodlights
Replies: 49
Views: 2688

Re: Floodlights

ClaretTony wrote:
Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:37 pm
Tom Finney had retired at the end of the previous season though - 1960/61 saw Preston relegated.
Never to return, as we speak...
by randomclaret2
Mon Jul 26, 2021 11:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Blackpool ticket for sale.
Replies: 20
Views: 1601

Re: Blackpool ticket for sale.

How many have we sold ?
by randomclaret2
Mon Jul 26, 2021 10:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317646

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:
Mon Jul 26, 2021 8:53 am
Surprised they're looking at Barkley.
How about Barkley on loan for us ?
by randomclaret2
Sun Jul 25, 2021 4:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: More former young Clarets on the move
Replies: 1
Views: 485

Re: ARTICLE: More former young Clarets on the move

Jamie Thomas played and scored for Preston in their friendly at Accy yesterday
by randomclaret2
Sun Jul 25, 2021 4:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: U23s v Ashton Athletic
Replies: 10
Views: 1542

Re: U23s v Ashton Athletic

The midweek home friendly is against Wrexham
by randomclaret2
Sat Jul 24, 2021 8:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Oldham v Burnley - Match Thread
Replies: 118
Views: 7594

Re: Oldham v Burnley - Match Thread

Love your positivity but many, many fully vaccinated folk are still catching covid. They say that it reduces the severity but there have still been fatalities. Anybody that has any doubts about there general health situation is better off being ultra- careful about mixing with the public. For how l...
by randomclaret2
Sat Jul 24, 2021 6:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317646

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

Newcastleclaret93 wrote:
Sat Jul 24, 2021 6:28 pm
Dyches Post match comments,

“We are probably one or two short so we will see how that goes in the transfer window”
You don't say Sean 😉
by randomclaret2
Sat Jul 24, 2021 5:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: U23s v Ashton Athletic
Replies: 10
Views: 1542

Re: U23s v Ashton Athletic

Looking at the photos on the Academy Twitter account I would suggest Robert and Dickson were 2 of the triallists.
by randomclaret2
Sat Jul 24, 2021 2:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: U23s v Ashton Athletic
Replies: 10
Views: 1542

Re: U23s v Ashton Athletic

Won 1-0
by randomclaret2
Sat Jul 24, 2021 11:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317646

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

Collins was an excellent recruitment which in my opinion was completed early doors in the expectation/ hope that Tarks would move for big money - money that would go towards strengthening the squad I.e. backing the manager. That could still happen of course but I don’t believe that there is any mor...
by randomclaret2
Fri Jul 23, 2021 11:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Them down the road New Kit Unveiled
Replies: 21
Views: 1919

Re: Them down the road New Kit Unveiled

Aside from this monstrosity, obviously, it must be said Macron do make some very stylish shirts. Take a look at Lazio's 3 offerings for this coming season. Simple Italian elegance.
by randomclaret2
Fri Jul 23, 2021 11:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317646

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

Hedontplayforyou wrote:
Fri Jul 23, 2021 7:29 pm
Going for £10m apparently, and he was a target of our former chairman not the manager. If he is going for £10m then it makes Cornet at £11-£13m seem cheap in my opinion
Liverpool have sold 3 players this week for around £27m who have barely a handful of Liverpool League games between them
by randomclaret2
Fri Jul 23, 2021 10:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317646

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

Is our current first eleven not good enough? BTW, don't use the argument we finished the season poorly, as we have done the same in every previous season once we are safe. Our form will drop off a cliff when we have little to play for. Why doesnt every other club do this when they reach 38/40 point...
by randomclaret2
Fri Jul 23, 2021 5:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: New clubs for Howarth and Koiki
Replies: 4
Views: 464

Re: ARTICLE: New clubs for Howarth and Koiki

Very talented footballer, lovely left foot
by randomclaret2
Fri Jul 23, 2021 4:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley to recruit 'Fan Experience Manager'
Replies: 39
Views: 2274

Re: Burnley to recruit 'Fan Experience Manager'

All manner of recruitment going on in all manner of areas at the club, but precious little , thus far, where it actually matters.
by randomclaret2
Fri Jul 23, 2021 4:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317646

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

https://www.lancs.live/sport/football/transfer-news/burnley-transfer-news-sean-dyche-21130373 Dyche on the transfer market so far: “We need to pad it out a little bit. “We need a bit more quality in certain areas and we certainly need bodies in because we are a bit short.” He's been saying that for...
by randomclaret2
Fri Jul 23, 2021 1:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 3845
Views: 317646

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

Agree just think we can't fix all our issues in one window. If Tarks stays he may well play Collins at RB as he paid most of last season in that position. We are desperate for a Left/Right Winger Midfield and I think we will get that sorted. CM I honestly like Brownhill and think we could scrape by...
by randomclaret2
Fri Jul 23, 2021 12:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Them down the road New Kit Unveiled
Replies: 21
Views: 1919

Re: Them down the road New Kit Unveiled

So theirs is actually on sale before ours...
by randomclaret2
Fri Jul 23, 2021 11:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Back to Lancaster for the under-23s
Replies: 5
Views: 277

Re: ARTICLE: Back to Lancaster for the under-23s

Is it not Ashton Athletic we're playing ?
by randomclaret2
Fri Jul 23, 2021 9:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Hundred
Replies: 132
Views: 4112

Re: The Hundred

Jonathan Liew ? Hmmm...that name rings a bell
by randomclaret2
Thu Jul 22, 2021 10:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: bye-bye James Hargreaves
Replies: 53
Views: 4424

Re: bye-bye James Hargreaves

Devils_Advocate wrote:
Thu Jul 22, 2021 10:49 pm
No matter who sponsors it in the future for those of a certain age it will always be known as the James Hargreaves stand
😉