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by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 10:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bobby Thomas
Replies: 40
Views: 6174

Re: Bobby Thomas

Well, he's been out of the side for several weeks now (on the bench), so not sure how well he is doing. Other loans out: Phillips, seems to have lost his place in Accrington's starting 11 jensen, hasn't caught a ball in anger at Bolton Goodridge, as fas as I know hasn't started for Barrow in a sing...
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 10:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Michael Jolley
Replies: 26
Views: 3154

Re: Michael Jolley

Thomas is getting a lot of praise from Barrow fans on Twitter tonight. Seems like he’s turned it around there. Good to hear, it's easy to forget he's still only 20 and learning the game, so he will make mistakes, but it appears he's now settled at Barrow, and they should now retain their place in t...
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Right winger options for summer?
Replies: 51
Views: 2050

Re: Right winger options for summer?

Somebody like Albrighton is where we'll be looking, if indeed we will be. Albrighton is 31 and he's not going to improve at that age, so not for me thanks, we need to get younger blood into the squad, plus he'll likely be on big wages, how many over 30's do we want to amass, I've no problem with ex...
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 10:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sky super six
Replies: 515
Views: 26547

Re: Sky super six

4 points tonight, I knew Saturday was a fluke, however I've somehow gone up 1 place in the UTC league.
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 9:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight's footy 13/4
Replies: 24
Views: 800

Re: Tonight's footy 13/4

Chelsea-PSG final would be tasty. :)

Thrilling tie between PSG/Bayern and neither deserved to go out so early, but that's KO football for you.

Yet again the CL hasn't been defended it's not an easy task to achieve is it.
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 9:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Michael Jolley
Replies: 26
Views: 3154

Re: Michael Jolley

ClaretTony wrote:
Tue Apr 13, 2021 9:18 pm
23 points from 13 games since Jolley left and we’ll clear of the relegation places
Can't argue with those numbers, and they clearly made the right decision. I must admit at the time I had my doubts, but they made a tough call and it's paid off handsomely for them.
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 9:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Canada
Replies: 9
Views: 626

Re: England v Canada

No idea but the Lionesses were poor again, and both goals were gifted to Canada, I can't see any joy coming England's way this summer by either the men or the women at this rate. Better news for NI women who are on the verge of qualifying for their 1st ever major tournament, for a nation with their ...
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 8:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight's footy 13/4
Replies: 24
Views: 800

Re: Tonight's footy 13/4

Vegas Claret wrote:
Tue Apr 13, 2021 8:38 pm
JFH has done an amazing job at Burton again
Yep! he really does have the golden touch doesn't he, that win tonight should pretty much secure their safety, which a few months ago looked totally out of the question when they were marooned at the foot of the table.
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 8:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight's footy 13/4
Replies: 24
Views: 800

Re: Tonight's footy 13/4

Could be a big couple of minutes in the PSG-Bayern game, PSG hit the woodwork twice in quick succession, and then Bayern take the lead moments later.
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 8:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight's footy 13/4
Replies: 24
Views: 800

Re: Tonight's footy 13/4

Big win for Bournemouth, and a damaging defeat for Sunderland, they can't blow it again can they.

Not great scores for Bristol Rovers tonight either, Wimbledon leading Ipswich 2-0 is especially bad news for Joey Barton.
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 7:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight's footy 13/4
Replies: 24
Views: 800

Re: Tonight's footy 13/4

Morecambe would have been right up there if Phillips hadn’t gone to Stanley. Turned out a poor move for all concerned. Hoping they make it with Derek Adams in charge. Yes more than likely, Phillips is on the Accy bench again tonight, and he's not gaining anything from that experience, at least he w...
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 7:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight's footy 13/4
Replies: 24
Views: 800

Re: Tonight's footy 13/4

Bcrollerz wrote:
Tue Apr 13, 2021 7:05 pm
Morcambe winning
2-0 at HT, they have a good chance of at least making the play-offs, and they might yet even squeak into the automatic places, what a story that would be on their budget.
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight's footy 13/4
Replies: 24
Views: 800

Re: Tonight's footy 13/4

Vegas Claret wrote:
Tue Apr 13, 2021 6:54 pm
the first leg of Bayern v PSG was amazing, I know what I'll be watching !
Definitely the tie of the round, and it would have been befitting as a final, you're always loathe to write Bayern off, but they face a real challenge to overturn that deficit tonight.
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 6:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight's footy 13/4
Replies: 24
Views: 800

Re: Tonight's footy 13/4

Bournemouth & Swansea both ahead away from home.
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 5:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Glen Kamara
Replies: 28
Views: 2224

Re: Glen Kamara

boatshed bill wrote:
Tue Apr 13, 2021 5:42 pm
He hasn't had much exposure in the press.
No but will he be a picture perfect signing.
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 5:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tonight's footy 13/4
Replies: 24
Views: 800

Tonight's footy 13/4

Chelsea and PSG poised to make the CL semi-final's.

And 3 important Champ games.

Hudders-Bournemouth
Sheff Wed-Swansea
Rotherham-QPR

8 games in League 1, including Blackpool-Stanley.

7 games in League 2, the pick being Newport-Carlisle key match in the race for a play-off berth.
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 5:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Run In
Replies: 109
Views: 7902

Re: The Run In

Having said that, a fully fit Maximin can be a potential match winner for them against any opponent. He can but I wonder how fit he really is, and I suspect that if Newcastle hadn't desperately needed the points, he may not have returned to the fold quite so soon, but Steve Bruce had no option in t...
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 5:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Glen Kamara
Replies: 28
Views: 2224

Re: Glen Kamara

I wish we’d only be linked with players whose names couldn’t be turned into a pun. What sort of player is Kamara? I’ve seen the odd Rangers game this season - can’t recall Kamara. Defensive midfielder perhaps someone in the mould of a Dean Marney, which based on the past couple of games is an area ...
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 4:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Run In
Replies: 109
Views: 7902

Re: The Run In

Might be to do with Toons "belter" of a remaining fixture list 😏 Yes I've no doubt that'll be a factor, which is why that win on Sunday was absolutely vital for them, crikey! I've just viewed their next 5 and I see what you mean, with that run-in they could still be sweating in their final 2 games ...
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 4:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: we need to need sean dyche.
Replies: 33
Views: 1789

Re: we need to need sean dyche.

As the saying goes what has Sean Dyche ever done for BFC. 5 straight seasons in the PL, soon to be 6. Turned several players into England internationals. Made large profits on Gray, Keane, Vokes, and probably Tarks this summer. European football back at TM for the first time in over 50 years. Wins a...
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 4:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Run In
Replies: 109
Views: 7902

Re: The Run In

All relegation odds here: https://www.oddschecker.com/football/english/premier-league/relegation Bottom 3 all still odds on for the drop, and the bookies don't often get it wrong do they. What's perhaps more surprising is we're still longer odds than Newcastle to tumble, and that's despite their wi...
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 3:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Glen Kamara
Replies: 28
Views: 2224

Re: Glen Kamara

I'd soon we looked in league 1 it's a much higher standard Off the top of my head, John McGinn, Andy Robertson and Kieran Tierney have all found the transition to the PL no problem in recent years. Glen Kamara isn't one of the obvious names that jumps out from the Rangers squad, but if SD thinks he...
by tiger76
Tue Apr 13, 2021 3:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton
Replies: 64
Views: 3339

Re: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton

Fulham Leicester away 3 points Liverpool home 1 point Spurs away 1 point Everton away 3 points Liverpool away 3 points Just think where they would be without the unexpected results It doesn't matter who you get the points against as long as you get the points. It's worth noting in our 2 relegated P...
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 10:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton
Replies: 64
Views: 3339

Re: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton

0-0 and we're in the bottom 5. Squeaky bum time. Only from the usual suspects, and if we're still in trouble then so are Brighton & Newcastle, but no sensible pundit expects any of those 3 to go down. Indeed we're statistically much more likely to catch Southampton, Wolves or Palace than be overhau...
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 10:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton
Replies: 64
Views: 3339

Re: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton

Finished 0-0 typical Brighton performance dominated the possession, but created hardly any clear cut chances, still a decent point for them that edges them towards safety, and also puts them ahead of us although only on GD. Everton without DCL are a poor side, and their European hopes are fading fas...
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 9:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton
Replies: 64
Views: 3339

Re: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton

Sam Allardyce certainly does the job more or less anywhere he goes. West Brom could probably be mid table had he joined them early season. Yes it does make you wonder what would have happened if they'd got him in a month earlier, thankfully for us and the rest of the teams down there they didn't, a...
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 8:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton
Replies: 64
Views: 3339

Re: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton

Do you seriously think they can't, they are looking very good...where as we are.....not! They can catch us but they won't. Even with those back-to-back wins they're still 9 points adrift with a vastly inferior GD. They might be improving but time is running out for them, and they'll need to have a ...
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 8:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton
Replies: 64
Views: 3339

Re: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton

If Leicester win the semi-final just hope they aren't thinking about the final itself when they play West Brom at home a week on Thursday. I doubt that, they'll need the points to keep their top 4 hopes alive, so BR will have them focussed I'm sure. The 10 day break might not actually do West Brom ...
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 7:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: REPORT: Another lead gone as Geordies take the points
Replies: 15
Views: 861

Re: REPORT: Another lead gone as Geordies take the points

ClaretTony wrote:
Mon Apr 12, 2021 7:34 pm
Totally agree with that but he tires and could do with replacing in the last quarter of the game but not with Mumbongo.
No I'm afraid Mumbongo doesn't look anywhere near PL standard.
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 7:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton
Replies: 64
Views: 3339

Re: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton

Conroysleftfoot wrote:
Mon Apr 12, 2021 6:24 pm
Just dawned on me that it is Cup Semis over the coming weekend. I think the Southampton players have their minds on that.
Possibly but both Leicester and Southampton are heading into that Wembley clash hopelessly out of form, so heaven only knows how it's going to go on present form.
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 6:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton
Replies: 64
Views: 3339

Re: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton

Blimey! you lot don't half panic, and if West Brom do catch us, still a very long shot, then we'll only have ourselves to blame for not picking up the points we should have done particularly in the past 2 games, that's what's created undue pressure when we should have been home and dry already.
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 6:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton
Replies: 64
Views: 3339

Re: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton

Conroysleftfoot wrote:
Mon Apr 12, 2021 6:11 pm
Thought Southampton defender's back leg played him on. Southampton seem to be getting some luck with VAR.
I've given up to VAR and offside decisions, strong start by WB though, and they should be ahead.
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 5:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton
Replies: 64
Views: 3339

West Brom-Saints Brighton-Everton

Wins for the Baggies and the Toffees please.
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 5:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: REPORT: Another lead gone as Geordies take the points
Replies: 15
Views: 861

Re: REPORT: Another lead gone as Geordies take the points

Had Vydra as my man of the match at half time. He does appear to fade in games and he's not the strongest, but playing so well at the minute and needing to with no other forward options. Well TBF to Vydra he's been playing well for quite a while now, however what's changed is he's now adding goals ...
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 5:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarks rumour.
Replies: 141
Views: 10482

Re: Tarks rumour.

Plan for the summer? Deals are being put on the table to Brady and gudmunson as we speak. Rolling the club forward :lol: top half and above? We aren't playing in the championship next season you do know that don't you? Do keep up JBG signed an extension a few months ago, Brady can go though he's a ...
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 4:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche post-match interview
Replies: 41
Views: 3210

Re: Dyche post-match interview

It always amuses me when I read the reaction to SD interviews and to SD in general. When we win, he's great, lucky to have him, when we lose he talks rubbish, although he always says the same things. When we win a few, he's the best manager in the prem, when we lose a few he's a useless one trick p...
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 4:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 4 home wins
Replies: 15
Views: 1785

Re: And 4 away wins

Away wins at Arsenal, Liverpool, Crystal Palace and Everton. How often can we say that we've won as many away from home as we've won at home? Fine margins.... Which season was it when our first away win was at Selhurst Park - in April? UTC Yes those 3 wins at Arsenal, Everton & Liverpool probably w...
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 4:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Under-23s home programme to end at Curzon Ashton
Replies: 42
Views: 1266

Re: ARTICLE: Under-23s home programme to end at Curzon Ashton

Great comeback by the lads, shows they have plenty of character, and Richardson on the scoresheet again.
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 4:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarks rumour.
Replies: 141
Views: 10482

Re: Tarks rumour.

I think there's plenty of PL clubs would take him at £25-£30 million If we get £25-£30m we'll be doing well considering he's entering the final year of his contract, if and when he goes he'll go with my blessing, he's proven himself to be a great servant to BFC, and for those who don't think he's P...
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 3:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Game 21 Starts here
Replies: 58
Views: 399

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Game 21 Starts here

Ray Pointer

B8
C4
C4
E8
A7

Let's see if I can sneak back into the CL places at the death instead of doing a Leicester and falling at the final hurdle.

Cheers Ralph & Spot for all your work in organising this tournament, it adds some excitement to the weekdays when there's no footy to discuss.
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 3:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: REPORT: Another lead gone as Geordies take the points
Replies: 15
Views: 861

Re: REPORT: Another lead gone as Geordies take the points

Fair and balanced report as normal CT, we could and should have killed the game off in the first 60 minutes, and the fact we didn't came back to bite us alas. The good news Vydra/Wood look a long term partnership, BPF was steady enough when called upon, and congrats to Jay Rod on the new arrival whe...
by tiger76
Mon Apr 12, 2021 3:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Run In
Replies: 109
Views: 7902

Re: The Run In

If any team are likely to put a run together it's West Brom. Win tonight against Southampton and they are only two points behind Fulham with a game in hand. Even a win tonight won't help them much, they'd still be 8 points adrift of Brighton & Newcastle with games rapidly running out for them to cl...
by tiger76
Sun Apr 11, 2021 10:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Golf Nap League - US Masters 2021
Replies: 133
Views: 1433

Re: Golf Nap League - US Masters 2021

Matsuyama closing in on victory, he'll be the 1st Japanese man to win a major assuming he completes this feat.
by tiger76
Sun Apr 11, 2021 10:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is “ our best “ no longer good enough ?
Replies: 39
Views: 1868

Re: Is “ our best “ no longer good enough ?

We are struggling to keep clean sheets at the moment. Only one I think since Palace away. Yes and that was the West Brom game, and we were lucky to keep them out in that game. I've no doubt we will get back to basics again, and the clean sheets and wins will return soon, we've actually played prett...
by tiger76
Sun Apr 11, 2021 9:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lingard
Replies: 28
Views: 1562

Re: Lingard

Moyes doing a fantastic job. Some great signings in Dawson, Soucek, Coufal and Lingard. Yep he's also cleared out the dead wood such as Felipe Anderson & Sébastien Haller. And his signings haven't cost fortunes either, what he seems to have done is galvanised the whole dressing room, and got them a...
by tiger76
Sun Apr 11, 2021 8:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 4 home wins
Replies: 15
Views: 1785

Re: 4 home wins

Amazing really that our last home win was the Villa game at the tail end of January, we haven't lost many but it's 8 without a win including the Bournemouth cup tie, fortunately we have been nicking enough draws coupled with the wins at Palace and Everton to keep us safely out of the clutches of the...
by tiger76
Sun Apr 11, 2021 8:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is “ our best “ no longer good enough ?
Replies: 39
Views: 1868

Re: Is “ our best “ no longer good enough ?

warksclaret wrote:
Sun Apr 11, 2021 8:03 pm
Its the lack of goals that worries me-so if we do go behind you cant see us scoring. And this in a season that has seen the PL generate a huge amount of goals
Goals haven't been as much of a problem recently, it's been the lack of clean sheets that's been more of an issue surprisingly.
by tiger76
Sun Apr 11, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Golf Nap League - US Masters 2021
Replies: 133
Views: 1433

Re: Golf Nap League - US Masters 2021

Matsuyama's 4 shot lead soon vanished, typical of the final round at the Masters.
by tiger76
Sun Apr 11, 2021 7:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Were in the wrong league, let's face facts, enjoy for now
Replies: 17
Views: 1400

Re: Were in the wrong league, let's face facts, enjoy for now

We aren't going down this season, why anybody can still have those thoughts baffles me, even if we're being generous and say Fulham collect 3 wins and a draw from their remaining games, they'll still only have 36 points. we have 7 games remaining so can anybody fail to see us getting at least 1 win ...
by tiger76
Sun Apr 11, 2021 5:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Run In
Replies: 109
Views: 7902

Re: The Run In

I still would rather be in our boots than Fulham’s or Newcastle’s looking at the next 3 games... That win for Newcastle today has made Fulham's task extremely difficult now, and I honestly can't see them getting out of the bottom 3 now, plus any lingering hope West Brom had has surely been extingui...