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by tiger76
Tue Apr 17, 2018 8:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Accy on the brink tonight
Replies: 60
Views: 4333

Re: Accy on the brink tonight

Just hope there is a fair crowd on for a change,the Stanley players deserve some backing.If they win the title does Jimmy Dunne qualify for a medal.
by tiger76
Tue Apr 17, 2018 5:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chelsea match predictions
Replies: 28
Views: 1754

Re: Chelsea match predictions

2-1 night games always bring out the best in us.
by tiger76
Mon Apr 16, 2018 11:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ladies Football
Replies: 33
Views: 1663

Re: Ladies Football

Wonder if Manure having a Ladies team next season will give more profile to the Woman's League.
by tiger76
Mon Apr 16, 2018 11:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jon Walters
Replies: 37
Views: 4422

Re: Jon Walters

Speak to Stoke fans and they will give you three big reasons why they are struggling - Bardsley, Walters & Whelan. Huge Premier League experience out of the door and you can't afford that. It's a shame Walters has been injured this season but he will still be around next season and he's the sort of...
by tiger76
Mon Apr 16, 2018 11:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: World War 3
Replies: 161
Views: 7792

Re: World War 3

If our Government really wanted to claim the moral high ground they would stop supplying weapons to Saudi Arabia among others.
by tiger76
Mon Apr 16, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: More Bad News From Old Trafford
Replies: 8
Views: 2393

Re: More Bad News From Old Trafford

Not a good start too the season batting again brittle.
by tiger76
Sat Apr 14, 2018 10:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If we don't get a penalty on Saturday...
Replies: 106
Views: 7376

Re: If we don't get a penalty on Saturday...

martin_p wrote:Looked outside the box.
Needed John Moss reffing then.
by tiger76
Sat Apr 14, 2018 12:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Score versus Leicester
Replies: 30
Views: 2439

Re: Score versus Leicester

2-1 to the mighty clarets.
by tiger76
Thu Apr 12, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mee out for the season
Replies: 75
Views: 5718

Re: Mee out for the season

Blackrod wrote:Very bad news. The thought of Bardsley or Taylor at CB as backup does not fill me with confidence. Let's hope Long keeps his form up and we get no injuries.
We've only got 6 games too play surely we can manage till the end of the season.
by tiger76
Wed Apr 11, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mick Mcarthy quits Ipswich Town
Replies: 39
Views: 3601

Re: Mick Mcarthy quits Ipswich Town

It's become a difficult job at Ipswich because of their financial position. WSC, a few months ago, did a piece on how financial performance had got a lot worse + fans' expectations haven't accordingly adjusted downward. They have c £85 million debt & (their last figures) had a wages/turnover relati...
by tiger76
Wed Apr 11, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Guardiola
Replies: 72
Views: 3439

Re: Guardiola

Now Liverpool will be looking to get some cup competition luck, and not draw Bayern/Real in the semis and have to play them both to win the trophy. Are Bayern the force they once were Robben et al are ageing.Liverpool's pace is always going too trouble defenders. A quick point for all those bemoani...
by tiger76
Wed Apr 11, 2018 2:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Just A Word Of Praise For Kevin Long
Replies: 53
Views: 8817

Re: Just A Word Of Praise For Kevin Long

Very good back-up sure he was given the run around by Harry Kane but most defenders have been this season.
by tiger76
Tue Apr 10, 2018 10:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: TV ads - what would be the implications?
Replies: 21
Views: 1651

Re: TV ads - what would be the implications?

Any with Gary Lineker.
by tiger76
Tue Apr 10, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Guardiola
Replies: 72
Views: 3439

Re: Guardiola

Its not that. Its when the pressure is on he cant do it. Liverpool have gone for it in 2 games and played an excellent game tonight. And beat them in those three. (Cant remember the other game). Again, under pressure Saturday they crumbled. Said all season. Dont understand why teams dont put the ke...
by tiger76
Sat Apr 07, 2018 1:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The score versus Watford will be ...
Replies: 22
Views: 1599

Re: The score versus Watford will be ...

We will get something from this outing 1-1.

The big game is next week though.
by tiger76
Tue Apr 03, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Zealand v England - Last Day
Replies: 9
Views: 1103

Re: New Zealand v England - Last Day

That is a major worry for the next Ashes series if Jimmy or Stuart retire/or are injured the attack looks powderpuff even in English conditions.
Leach by all accounts did ok.
Credit to the Kiwis dug in and ground a result out proper test match cricket.
by tiger76
Tue Apr 03, 2018 12:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Todays Footy
Replies: 33
Views: 2323

Re: Todays Footy

Could Sunderland do a Northampton and fall all the way through the divisions looks possible.

Stanley almost certain to go up should win the title from here.

Shame about Rovers but they aren't promoted yet.
by tiger76
Sun Apr 01, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Financial implications of getting 7th spot ( europe )
Replies: 84
Views: 7452

Re: Financial implications of getting 7th spot ( europe )

Whether we qualify for Europe or not there is no guarantee our league form won't dip next season. We could do well in the Europa League also look at some of the sides that have reached QF'S and beyond recently. Fulham won the Inter-toto thing to qualify and made it all the way to the final. Do you t...
by tiger76
Sat Mar 31, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: As it stands. third tier
Replies: 10
Views: 1804

Re: As it stands. third tier

I would think Stanley would be targeting the title.
Shame about the Shrews saving grace is Rovers won't win the title and there still screwed financially.
by tiger76
Sat Mar 31, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v NZ
Replies: 3
Views: 452

Re: England v NZ

England from here should force a win.
Need Cook to contribute something second dig.
by tiger76
Sat Mar 31, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: the score versus west brom will be
Replies: 41
Views: 2303

Re: the score versus west brom will be

We will win 2-0 their hearts aren't in it any more.
Most of their squad are eyeing up summer moves already.
by tiger76
Wed Mar 28, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cheating Aussie
Replies: 148
Views: 10994

Re: Cheating Aussie

Bordeauxclaret wrote:All three players are free to play in England this summer.

Do Clitheroe have a pro yet?
Could be some heckling from the terraces if these guys do head to UK shores.
by tiger76
Wed Mar 28, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Italy
Replies: 213
Views: 10966

Re: England v Italy

If that was a West Brom player against Burnley this weekend we'd all be screaming penalty, so can't complain. We wouldn't have got a penalty though would we. There is a case for giving a penalty last night but it's not clear and obvious. Hendrick's at Huddersfield was clear and obvious even Wagner ...
by tiger76
Mon Mar 26, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v QPR - U23 Latest
Replies: 29
Views: 3050

Re: Burnley v QPR - U23 Latest

Heaton playing means he will likely be on the bench for our next Premier League game.
Can't see how Pope can be dropped ATM.
by tiger76
Sun Mar 25, 2018 12:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joe Root - What were you doing?
Replies: 6
Views: 1256

Re: Joe Root - What were you doing?

If he had of retired hurt would he have had too bat at no7 the following day not ideal but better then the current score.
by tiger76
Sun Mar 25, 2018 11:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joe Root - What were you doing?
Replies: 6
Views: 1256

Re: Joe Root - What were you doing?

At least we are showing fight second dig but that Root wicket will be decisive yet again Joe looks good getting to 50 and then gets out. If he is ever too become a top player needs to convert a lot more should have been looking too be batting at lunch time tomorrow. Would have given the middle/lower...
by tiger76
Sun Mar 25, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Graham Alexander
Replies: 8
Views: 2669

Re: Graham Alexander

Bonkers they will probably make the play-offs and then it's a lottery if they were getting rid could have waited till the summer at least.
I don't know what Scunny's target was at the start of the season but surely play-off place is acceptable.
by tiger76
Sat Mar 24, 2018 10:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cheating Aussie
Replies: 148
Views: 10994

Re: Cheating Aussie

If Lehman didn't know about this someone is fibbing,either it was approved from the management or not. If not the management then ultimately Steve Smith has too fall on his sword i'm afraid. Don't think it's doing them any good they trail by nearly 300 and South Africa have 5 wickets in hand. This h...
by tiger76
Sat Mar 24, 2018 12:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stam gone at Reading
Replies: 39
Views: 2742

Re: Paul Clement

Good coach useless manager might get a bounce though.
They're fortunate that the Championship has a few duffers this season.
Another club sinking too their natural level now the money has gone.
by tiger76
Fri Mar 23, 2018 10:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: NZ v England: Day 2
Replies: 12
Views: 1358

Re: NZ v England: Day 2

Rain saves the day forecast for next couple of days not great either England might get away with a draw after all
Still doesn't excuse that debacle on day 1.
by tiger76
Fri Mar 23, 2018 12:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wilshere will miss tomorrow's game through injury.
Replies: 65
Views: 3024

Re: Wilshere will miss tomorrow's game through injury.

Wilshere is a lame duck waste of a squad space.
Should have called Cork up.
by tiger76
Thu Mar 22, 2018 7:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wales v China
Replies: 31
Views: 2931

Re: Wales v China

Can only be good for us Sam is getting game time and scoring,never know when he might needed for the run in.
by tiger76
Thu Mar 22, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Dawson again linked with move to Burnley
Replies: 54
Views: 4874

Re: ARTICLE: Dawson again linked with move to Burnley

ElectroClaret wrote:Why not?
When did Wenger sign English talent Holding was the only one and he was cheap.
by tiger76
Thu Mar 22, 2018 10:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: NZ v England, 1st Test
Replies: 17
Views: 1208

Re: NZ v England, 1st Test

Newlands Lunch - South Africa are 75 for 1 vs Australia.
Good to know some teams still know how to play test match cricket.
by tiger76
Thu Mar 22, 2018 10:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Great start by England’s cricketers
Replies: 7
Views: 922

Re: Great start by England’s cricketers

Not scoring many now Boult and Southee are decent test bowlers but they are no Walsh and Ambrose.
by tiger76
Thu Mar 22, 2018 10:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Dawson again linked with move to Burnley
Replies: 54
Views: 4874

Re: ARTICLE: Dawson again linked with move to Burnley

Realistically if a big offer from a top six club comes in and they offer to double his wages he'll be off despite what he's said. Which top six club would bite Manchester City: Can't see it Manchester United: Unlikely but not impossible Liverpool: Not now they have Van Dyck Tottenham: Fair chance i...
by tiger76
Thu Mar 22, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Dawson again linked with move to Burnley
Replies: 54
Views: 4874

Re: ARTICLE: Dawson again linked with move to Burnley

ClaretTony wrote:Only if we agreed to a massive transfer fee
Hence the long contract we can't be cherry-picked so easily nowadays.
by tiger76
Thu Mar 22, 2018 10:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stam gone at Reading
Replies: 39
Views: 2742

Re: Stam gone at Reading

ClaretTony wrote:Shows how quickly things can change - they were in the play-offs last year
Raising expectations isn't always a good thing.Seems weird to chop the manager now. :?
by tiger76
Thu Mar 22, 2018 9:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: NZ v England, 1st Test
Replies: 17
Views: 1208

Re: NZ v England, 1st Test

Shambles is correct how come the Kiwis can build a decent score.
Pitch was blameless just abject batting Overton and Jimmy apart.
Can't see how England can escape with a draw from here.
by tiger76
Wed Mar 21, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Walsall vs Wigan
Replies: 8
Views: 1200

Re: Walsall vs Wigan

Wigan should go up easily probably be champions,between barstools and Shrews for second be a shame if Rovers blew it now. :lol:
by tiger76
Sat Mar 17, 2018 12:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pardew Met The West Brom Board Today......
Replies: 11
Views: 1316

Re: Pardew Met The West Brom Board Today......

The one advantage for them over the likes of Sunderland is they don't have a mountain of debt. It may take more than one season but they will bounce back. As a claret can't shed any tears they are one of our boogey sides. Many of that squad will not be phased by Championship football. I can't commen...
by tiger76
Fri Mar 16, 2018 12:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How many more points to secure 7th?
Replies: 38
Views: 3536

Re: How many more points to secure 7th?

Maybe but given Gray and Keane aren't setting the world on fire after their big money moves Many players may see that you can be called up for international duty even if playing for an unfashionable club Another important fact is we can offer regular game time and possibly European football. In rece...
by tiger76
Thu Mar 15, 2018 9:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: New Turf Moor contract for Barnes
Replies: 70
Views: 6047

Re: ARTICLE: New Turf Moor contract for Barnes

I love him. I cant recall a goal he's scored with the side of his foot, he just smashes, literally, everything. As long as he smashes it into the back of the onion bag that'll do me,no points for style not in this game. Premier League defenders must hate playing against Ash heaven knows what Intern...
by tiger76
Tue Mar 13, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are Wolves Going To Bottle It ?
Replies: 47
Views: 3464

Re: Are Wolves Going To Bottle It ?

KRBFC wrote:You won't get very good odds, try 3-0 Wolves.
Do you have a crystal ball :lol:
by tiger76
Mon Mar 12, 2018 12:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Ham fans anger and frustrations
Replies: 70
Views: 6778

Re: West Ham fans anger and frustrations

Their fortunes have turned since Danny Dyer joined EastEnders there must be karma.
by tiger76
Mon Mar 12, 2018 12:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The supporters of which five clubs have had the toughest last decade?
Replies: 62
Views: 4052

Re: The supporters of which five clubs have had the toughest last decade?

Portsmouth (bought the fa cup ?) Blackpool Coventry Wigan and Sheffield utd roughly a decade since we beat them they tumbled to third tier,we in turn have prospered in that time. Portsmouth and Wigan have lifted trophies during this decade,Sheffield United may well return to the top flight. Blackpo...
by tiger76
Mon Mar 12, 2018 12:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: At what point does an owner start to 'ruin' a club?
Replies: 14
Views: 1248

Re: At what point does an owner start to 'ruin' a club?

I'm not sure what the Everton owners have done wrong,sure they are having an average season but the club is stable money is being invested.
Premier League survival is all but guaranteed they should be careful what they wish for another set of fans with unrealistic expectations.
by tiger76
Sun Mar 11, 2018 11:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Austin or Wood?
Replies: 17
Views: 2119

Re: Austin or Wood?

Got to favour Wood Charlie is a predator but too many injury issues alas.
by tiger76
Sat Mar 10, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Ham fans
Replies: 31
Views: 4369

Re: West Ham fans

Would love too see them drop,then they would have a huge great empty white elephant of a stadium.
by tiger76
Sat Mar 10, 2018 10:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal v Watford
Replies: 15
Views: 1108

Re: Arsenal v Watford

We can sit back and watch on having taken care of business this week great position to be in.