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by Colburn_Claret
Thu Jun 10, 2021 10:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche to sign new contract !
Replies: 300
Views: 24914

Re: Dyche to sign new contract !

Regardless of our recruitment it's sheer fantasy to think we'll be anything other than a club fighting relegation. Look at the facts. The so-called big six clubs of Man U, Man City, Chelsea, Liverpool, Spurs & Arsenal won't be relegated anytime soon. Likewise Everton & Leicester. That leaves the ne...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Jun 09, 2021 12:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: £20 million fine for ESL rebels
Replies: 32
Views: 1491

Re: £20 million fine for ESL rebels

Pittance, but I can understand why they want to draw the line.

I just hope the proposed points penalty will be enough to dissuade them from trying it again, because the money means nothing.
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Jun 02, 2021 11:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jack Rodwell Free
Replies: 16
Views: 2170

Jack Rodwell Free

Only joking, I wouldn't put him in our U15s. Post really about how life is unpredictable, and what sort of demons was/is he carrying to fall off a cliff like that. Since appearing for Everton at a very young age he's played Everton played 85 in 5 years Citeh played 16 in 2 Sun'land played 67 in 4, s...
by Colburn_Claret
Sat May 29, 2021 9:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chelsea city in Porto
Replies: 99
Views: 3513

Re: Chelsea city in Porto

City look clueless, but to be fair Chelsea are making them look like that.
Tuchel has done a hell of a job on them.
by Colburn_Claret
Fri May 28, 2021 11:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: QOS
Replies: 2
Views: 736

QOS

Not Queen of the South Question of Sport, finally getting rid of Barker, Tufnell and Dawson. A programme I haven't watched for years, and used to enjoy so much. Their antics playing stupid games, and ott theatrics, took away from any actual quiz. Whoever takes over, I just hope it goes back to the o...
by Colburn_Claret
Thu May 27, 2021 5:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Brady leaves the Clarets
Replies: 60
Views: 3455

Re: ARTICLE: Brady leaves the Clarets

A sad, but not unexpected departure.
I'll hold onto the memory of that free kick against Chelsea, and that awesome spell prior to the Leicester game.
I hope he finds his fitness, and a new club at a decent level.
by Colburn_Claret
Thu May 27, 2021 12:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Inter Milan
Replies: 10
Views: 1048

Re: Inter Milan

You can understand why Conte is unhappy about it, but I can also see why the owners want to get the club on an even keel. I'd rather applaud that decision, that watch them turn into the next Juventus, Real Madrid, Barcelona. The Lille manager has quit after winning the French League. Not sure what h...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed May 26, 2021 5:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Haaland to Barcelona?
Replies: 32
Views: 2385

Re: Haaland to Barcelona?

Is it any wonder these Spanish clubs are in the shite.
Facing a possible 2 year ban from European competition as well. They are going to have to offer some major wages for Haaland to accept that.
by Colburn_Claret
Wed May 26, 2021 5:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: So who'll win the Euro's
Replies: 43
Views: 1472

Re: So who'll win the Euro's

Not us
by Colburn_Claret
Wed May 26, 2021 5:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley bid rejected for Collins (Talksport)
Replies: 98
Views: 10065

Re: Burnley bid rejected for Collins (Talksport)

My Stoke supporting mate says we've bid for Souter, not Collins. Collins is out with a foot injury, and also he says Man U are interested in him as well.
Stoke Live disagrees, they say the rejected bid was for Collins as well.
Time will tell, but he rates Souter as well as Collins.
by Colburn_Claret
Mon May 24, 2021 10:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC Sport Manager of the Season
Replies: 77
Views: 3139

Re: BBC Sport Manager of the Season

This is the BBC, if the last few years hasn't taught you anything about the BBC, then you've been asleep.
by Colburn_Claret
Mon May 24, 2021 10:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Goal of the season official vote
Replies: 24
Views: 1562

Re: Burnley Goal of the season official vote

Dwight but only just, Lowts was a cracker and would wwinmost seasons.
by Colburn_Claret
Mon May 24, 2021 1:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tarks is in the whoscored team of the season
Replies: 8
Views: 729

Re: Tarks is in the whoscored team of the season

Well deserved, amazing that some on this board still slag him off.
by Colburn_Claret
Sun May 23, 2021 4:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sheffield United vs Burnley | Match day thread
Replies: 453
Views: 7653

Re: Sheffield United vs Burnley | Match day thread

Poor goalkeeping - you don't expect shots from that distance to go in. I seem to recall that was something Dyche has said historically when we went through a period of conceding like this. Don't know why but I seem to recall it being a game against Sunderland that we had. Up to that point - no team...
by Colburn_Claret
Sun May 23, 2021 4:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sheffield United vs Burnley | Match day thread
Replies: 453
Views: 7653

Re: Sheffield United vs Burnley | Match day thread

I'm amazed he played him again after the other night. Any keeper can concede, but I've never seen anyone look so nervous, even before a ball was kicked. He will never make it at this level I'm afraid, and we need a better back up to BPF. That said, why do we insist on backing off to players running ...
by Colburn_Claret
Fri May 21, 2021 7:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley launch British clubs partnership
Replies: 81
Views: 3420

Re: Burnley launch British clubs partnership

chekhov wrote:
Fri May 21, 2021 6:16 am
I loved watching Stephen Ireland, he was a terrific player. Never seemed to make it to the very top but I thought he had everything. Could have been down to character or personal issues I guess.
I agree, a very gifted player, but his mind never seemed to be focused on the game.
by Colburn_Claret
Thu May 20, 2021 6:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley launch British clubs partnership
Replies: 81
Views: 3420

Re: Burnley launch British clubs partnership

Being affiliated and supported by BFC in coaching skills will attract better youngsters into applying for those academies. They will see that playing for Llandudno, Cobh, Portadown or Ayr will give them a chance to be scouted by a Premier League club with a good chance of a trial spell at our Acade...
by Colburn_Claret
Thu May 20, 2021 12:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley launch British clubs partnership
Replies: 81
Views: 3420

Re: Burnley launch British clubs partnership

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:
Thu May 20, 2021 11:59 am
We don't need a Roy Keane.
I'd take a Stephen Ireland ability wise, just need to check how many times their nan has died first.
Stephen Ireland played for Cork City, but he was actually born in Cobh.

As well as their nan, you need to find out how old the pregnant girlfriend is.
by Colburn_Claret
Thu May 20, 2021 11:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley launch British clubs partnership
Replies: 81
Views: 3420

Re: Burnley launch British clubs partnership

If we help clubs grow, they can attract better players for youth set ups etc. Micheal Owen played at school level in the North Wales area, Hawarden in Flintshire, best player my brother faced at that level and my brother was being watched by City at the time so he wasn't shabby either. If we have b...
by Colburn_Claret
Thu May 20, 2021 10:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley launch British clubs partnership
Replies: 81
Views: 3420

Re: Burnley launch British clubs partnership

Cobh gerrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrh bunch of losers I've family in Cobh, so come on you Ramblers. Roy Keanes first club as well, as testified by the many photos around the club house. I'm not sure how this will work, unless their scouting is better than our own, unlikely, or will we help them scoop up better...
by Colburn_Claret
Thu May 20, 2021 8:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ashley Barnes arrested
Replies: 432
Views: 15304

Re: Ashley Barnes arrested

Silly lad, it appears out of character, and he'll rightly be punished, by the law and the club.
So long as he learns his lesson.
by Colburn_Claret
Thu May 20, 2021 6:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Some good performances tonight.
Replies: 32
Views: 2051

Re: Some good performances tonight.

No disgrace. A lot of what if moments, but thats life. Its why the likes of Liverpool are way above us, they convert a lot more of those moments. Football's a game of fine margins and tonight they were against us. The downside is they scored 3 from their only 3 shots on target, next season we would ...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed May 19, 2021 8:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: mighty Clarets v Liverpool
Replies: 303
Views: 5886

Re: mighty Clarets v Liverpool

JBG plays the right ball, but always plays it short, the recipient doesn't have a chance
by Colburn_Claret
Wed May 19, 2021 7:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool game - Claiming tickets and ground entry
Replies: 940
Views: 32551

Re: Liverpool game - Claiming tickets and ground entry

I’m pretty sure your son shouldn’t be sharing his season ticket with your daughter without the club’s permission though. So technically the fact that you have one season ticket for 2 people could be argued that it is already costing the club money. I’m sure there will be plenty of others in the sam...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed May 19, 2021 3:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool game - Claiming tickets and ground entry
Replies: 940
Views: 32551

Re: Liverpool game - Claiming tickets and ground entry

Loyalclaret wrote:
Wed May 19, 2021 1:06 pm
Not sure how any that is the clubs fault.
I've never once blamed anybody, so where you find me saying the clubs at fault, I don't know.
I just think it's a sad state of affairs , and an issue that others will share. In time it should be addressed hopefully.
by Colburn_Claret
Wed May 19, 2021 12:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool game - Claiming tickets and ground entry
Replies: 940
Views: 32551

Re: Liverpool game - Claiming tickets and ground entry

I have 3 kids but only one child season ticket. Whichever one wants to go on the day gets it (it's an U21 so they all qualify). My kids are 35 and 33, and Rebecca would never get away with being a Matthew. If it was 2 lads I'd probably risk it. I'm sure they'll find a solution in time. A separate t...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed May 19, 2021 11:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool game - Claiming tickets and ground entry
Replies: 940
Views: 32551

Re: Liverpool game - Claiming tickets and ground entry

Well by cancelling you have removed the chance for things to change at a later date. Considering we have until August before a ball will be kicked in the league cancelling on the strength of a maybe seems a bit hasty. If I don't cancel it now, how do I guarantee a refund in August. If things change...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed May 19, 2021 10:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool game - Claiming tickets and ground entry
Replies: 940
Views: 32551

Re: Liverpool game - Claiming tickets and ground entry

Just cancelled tonights 5ickets, and cancelled a season ticket. I've had a second season ticket for 5 years, that 2 children share and pay for. As I could only get it in one name i used lads. My daughter was due to go with me tonight, but because of track and trace she can't use it as her name is no...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue May 18, 2021 9:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool game - Claiming tickets and ground entry
Replies: 940
Views: 32551

Re: Liverpool game - Claiming tickets and ground entry

Considering that some people are travelling a lot further than others, fixed entry times whilst understandable are unrealistic. I'm coming over the Blubberhouses, and the weather is inclement, who knows what I'll run into. To make any effort to get to the ground, to be turned away, would be ridiculo...
by Colburn_Claret
Fri May 14, 2021 7:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool game - Claiming tickets and ground entry
Replies: 940
Views: 32551

Re: Liverpool game - ballot update

I got an email saying my dad had been successful and that other F&F have been as well which includes me, however no email directly to me even though I applied for us both in the ballot. Assuming I’m included. Does anyone know what the reference to no paper tickets means? Will the actual tickets jus...
by Colburn_Claret
Fri May 14, 2021 4:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool game - Claiming tickets and ground entry
Replies: 940
Views: 32551

Re: Liverpool game - ballot update

Colburn_Claret wrote:
Fri May 14, 2021 3:47 pm
My son just asked me to check my emails, nothing.


So he said I could have his :D

What a good lad he is.

UTC
They must be dribs and drabs, as I've just received an email saying my own application was successful as well. Happy days.
by Colburn_Claret
Fri May 14, 2021 3:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool game - Claiming tickets and ground entry
Replies: 940
Views: 32551

Re: Liverpool game - ballot update

My son just asked me to check my emails, nothing.


So he said I could have his :D

What a good lad he is.

UTC
by Colburn_Claret
Thu May 13, 2021 5:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool game - Claiming tickets and ground entry
Replies: 940
Views: 32551

Re: Liverpool game - ticketing preparation

Leisure wrote:
Thu May 13, 2021 4:13 pm
Can't see a link to that on my email?
It was in the club statement on the club site.
by Colburn_Claret
Thu May 13, 2021 4:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Simon Jordan on Dyche
Replies: 75
Views: 4169

Re: Simon Jordan on Dyche

The point I am making is he is a hell of lot more likely to reach Europe more often with Palaces resources than ours. Imagine what Dyche could do with 30-50m a season and a higher wage bracket. He would be. challenging top 6-7 with that quality of player on a fairly regular basis. Palace have never...
by Colburn_Claret
Thu May 13, 2021 4:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool game - Claiming tickets and ground entry
Replies: 940
Views: 32551

Re: Liverpool game - ticketing preparation

Leisure wrote:
Thu May 13, 2021 1:00 pm
Also, on the email there's no info on just how I get the ticket?
It's an e ticket Leisure, you print it out at home, just like a boarding card
by Colburn_Claret
Wed May 12, 2021 5:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New LED Signage and Big Screens
Replies: 190
Views: 8363

Re: New LED Signage and Big Screens

Just watched the video and it looks very impressive. Definitely drags the Turf into the 21st century, without losing its roots. The screen above the corner shop would be a welcome addition for all those on JHU with stiff necks. I can appreciate the problem if thise inside the ground are too bright, ...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed May 12, 2021 4:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Turning point this season?
Replies: 34
Views: 1728

Re: Turning point this season?

Villa at home. Ben coming back steadied the ship, but that comeback against Villa really set us up for the rest of the season. It's easy to forget in time, the 13 games in 39 days, but the weary legs at the end of that spell definitely cost us points, and if we had those lost points we could be top ...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue May 11, 2021 3:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bradford Fire Anniversary
Replies: 16
Views: 826

Re: Bradford Fire Anniversary

The day after I got married.
Sat in our B&B in Whitby, trying to comprehend it. The TV footage was truly awful, even without realising there were people who hadn't got out.
Tragedy somehow doesn't quite encompass it.
by Colburn_Claret
Tue May 11, 2021 3:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee 350 appearances for us.
Replies: 17
Views: 1097

Re: Ben Mee 350 appearances for us.

I wasn't sure when he was made captain, not his ability, I just thought the extra responsibility could impact his game. If anything he's improved even more, and as a figure head and spokesman for the team, he just makes you feel proud that he's one of ours. I can easily see Ben seeing his career out...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue May 11, 2021 9:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Knockout Round 1 & Duffers Trophy
Replies: 91
Views: 975

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Knockout Round 1 & Duffers Trophy

conyoviejo wrote:
Tue May 11, 2021 8:02 am
Happy to oblige Colburn.lol
You do realise that you have to win it now, so I can say I was beaten by the champion.
No pressure :lol:
by Colburn_Claret
Mon May 10, 2021 10:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wood, a better player these days without Barnes?
Replies: 57
Views: 3068

Re: Wood, a better player these days without Barnes?

I don't think its because of Vyds or Barnes, although Vydra compliments him a lot more.
Wood has just improved his own game leaps and bounds this season. Brilliant to see, but it will be difficult to hang on to him if continues that track.
by Colburn_Claret
Mon May 10, 2021 12:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SPOT THE BALL Knockout Round 1 & Duffers Trophy
Replies: 91
Views: 975

Re: ***SPOT THE BALL*** Knockout Round 1 & Duffers Trophy

Europa League KO 1

1. B6
2. C9
3. E3
4. C9
5. E4

Stuck at work, so missing the game tonight.
I would welcome a drubbing in the ko for 3pts tonight.
So come on conviejo, give me a pasting and make me happy :D
by Colburn_Claret
Wed May 05, 2021 3:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Formation for Fulham game
Replies: 27
Views: 1870

Re: Formation for Fulham game

You could put 5 across the middle and concede to a fluke of a deflection, as we did at home, or a crap VAR decision. What do we do then with 5 across midfield. Fulham are very average, out of sorts, and some people think we should hand them the initiative. Same team, and stuff em is my idea. They'll...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed May 05, 2021 12:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is it time to revert?
Replies: 34
Views: 2048

Re: Is it time to revert?

Nobody dominates 90mins, certainly not Burnley. The easiest time to concede is right after you've scored and against Southampton and West Ham, we should have just killed the game for 10 minutes. It's a learning curve, as is somebody dropping back to cover a fb if he's pushed on. Personally I like to...
by Colburn_Claret
Mon May 03, 2021 5:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: united protest MOTD.
Replies: 38
Views: 2742

Re: united protest MOTD.

They were right to protest, just wrong in letting it get out of hand. I can understand the passions running high, but there is never any excuse for the aggression and violence. Someone said on the radio the other day that the Glazers have made £1 billion from Utd since buying the club on the cheap. ...
by Colburn_Claret
Mon May 03, 2021 4:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Paul Pogba salary demands
Replies: 72
Views: 2474

Re: Paul Pogba salary demands

I think once the dust has settled on recriminations of the ESL.
The Premier League, FA and UEFA have to seriously look at agents.
Along with many people, I believe the agent works for the player, and as such should be paid for only by the player. If said player wants to chuck his money away, let him.
by Colburn_Claret
Sun May 02, 2021 1:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Michael Duff's Burnley XI
Replies: 27
Views: 3070

Re: Michael Duff's Burnley XI

It takes a lot more than skill to become a legend, but Duff is certainly a Claret legend, and a Cheltenham one too. It would be good to see him and Elliott back one day. He has a big future ahead, but a hard one next season. I think I read Cheltenham had the 17th smallest budget in league 2. League ...
by Colburn_Claret
Sun May 02, 2021 1:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Michael Duff's Burnley XI
Replies: 27
Views: 3070

Re: Michael Duff's Burnley XI

gandhisflipflop wrote:
Sun May 02, 2021 9:46 am
Without watching it I’d guess

Heaton

Trippier. Duff. Mcgreal Ward.

Elliott. Grezza. Barton. Airfield.

Ings. Austin.
4/11

Surprising isn’t it
by Colburn_Claret
Sun May 02, 2021 8:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Michael Duff's Burnley XI
Replies: 27
Views: 3070

Michael Duff's Burnley XI

A new video on Clarets Player.
Really good watch, I won't spoil it by telling his choice, but just a good reminder of what great players we've been blessed with over the last 12 years. You could probably fill the bench with another 2 teams of players who could have joined it.