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by tiger76
Mon May 10, 2021 5:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rodriguez
Replies: 30
Views: 3310

Re: Rodriguez

Barnes wont start tonight, Vyds and Woody are both flying, so why on earth would he start a guy who's just coming back from a lengthy absence.

It is good that both Barnes and Jay Rod are available now even if it is from the bench. But all being well they won't be required tonight.
by tiger76
Mon May 10, 2021 3:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 90's picture quizzes
Replies: 6
Views: 458

Re: 90's picture quizzes

Consistently poor on gaming, American TV and baseball/basketball/NFL etc. Generally ok on the rest, around the 20 mark for each. Yes the American stuff stumps me as well more often than not, I can usually get the film and music but not always, and the games I often have to guess, although there is ...
by tiger76
Mon May 10, 2021 3:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: James Dean: Missing 'goal machine' footballer found dead
Replies: 9
Views: 1398

James Dean: Missing 'goal machine' footballer found dead

Sad to read this news, he was a prominent figure at a number of northwest clubs including Chorley & Stalybridge Celtic. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-lancashire-57055578 I don't know if he was well known to some posters on here or not, but I'd be :o given the numbers who follow the lower lea...
by tiger76
Mon May 10, 2021 3:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs v Glamorgan
Replies: 28
Views: 2798

Re: Lancs v Glamorgan

On behalf of the away team, yes, I'm happy with 14 points. It doesn't really do Galmorgan's hopes of progressing much use however, and it looks like a straight fight between Lancs and Yorks, with perhaps Northants as a dark horse, the rest are a far way back, and they'd really need both of the Rose...
by tiger76
Mon May 10, 2021 3:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight to Villa?
Replies: 90
Views: 5450

Re: Dwight to Villa?

The people undervaluing him would most likely be the same people moaning if he was sold for £15 million and are probably the ones who moaned when Hendrick left for free. Exactly! if Dwight were to leave for a paltry £15m this summer I'll guarantee many posters would be having a meltdown, I'll never...
by tiger76
Mon May 10, 2021 3:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight to Villa?
Replies: 90
Views: 5450

Re: Dwight to Villa?

Amusing stat Dzeko - 130 PL appearances and 50 league goals for city. Wood - 123 PL appearances and 45 league goals for us Yes it has been mentioned on here before Wood's numbers are very good compared to many others. And I'd wager Wood gets far fewer chances than Dzeko got at City. Woody may not b...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 10:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 90's picture quizzes
Replies: 6
Views: 458

90's picture quizzes

6 in total for this decade, I thought as they got more recent they may become slightly easier how wrong I was. :lol: Can you name the historical people, movies, musicians, TV shows, athletes, video games, and toys from the 1990s? I) https://www.sporcle.com/games/kfastic/sporclin-through-the-90s-i?pl...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 8:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

3-1 game over Willian finally comes to the party for Arsenal.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 8:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

Hasn't their squad been boosted through some loans arranged by Allardyce? I can't see those quality players staying. Pereira's the one real quality player they possess and I can't see him sticking around when they fall back into the Championship, he's proven he can hack it at this level, and there ...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 8:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

Elizabeth wrote:
Sun May 09, 2021 8:22 pm
They will with BFS at the helm 🤔
Ah! but will he still be at the helm, that is the question.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 8:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

Just shows what a freak result that 5-2 win at Chelsea really was, and don't forget West Brom were getting battered there until the sending off.

And if I was a Baggies fan I'd be worried because I'm not convinced they'll do a Norwich and make an immediate return to the top flight.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 7:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

Local cricketer wrote:
Sun May 09, 2021 4:32 pm
Is Mr Potter still in line for the Tottenham and England job?
Brian or Harry? :lol:
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 7:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 400gm MIXED BEANS IN WATER
Replies: 56
Views: 432

Re: 400gm MIXED BEANS IN WATER

30 kidney beans
42 chickpeas
56 black eyed beans
32 pinto beans
46 adzuki beans

total 206

128ml juice

And a positive result of some description tomorrow, even if it's not a win. :)

Cheers for your effort in running this count huw hope it brings us luck.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 6:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

Elizabeth wrote:
Sun May 09, 2021 6:41 pm
Good shout with Norwich
I only recall that fact because it was mentioned during their last relegation, whether they'll make it 6 relegations next season we'll just have to wait and see. :)
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 6:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

Just read that if ( and when) WBA get relegated this season it will be for a joint record 5th time. I’m assuming that means the PL and wondered who they hold the record with Completely off the top of my head I think Norwich have yo-yoed a fair amount in recent years, not sure about any others if th...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 6:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs v Glamorgan
Replies: 28
Views: 2798

Re: Lancs v Glamorgan

Both sides got 14 points out of the game, which considering the abysmal weather both will be reasonably content with, hopefully the next round of games will see the sun come out to play.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 6:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

Everton win 1-0 when was the last time an Everton victory was so loudly cheered by Liverpool supporters.

Now could tonight be BFS swansong in the PL, it'll almost certainly be West Brom's that's for sure.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 5:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Guessing game
Replies: 17
Views: 854

Re: Guessing game

I'm afraid I don't know the answer either, but there doesn't seem to be a week that goes by without a controversial borderline offside decision being highlighted on MOTD, so I honestly wouldn't be surprised if the figure was actually higher than 50. The Kane one yesterday was the straw that broke th...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 5:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

Aye Everton will be kicking themselves over their home form. Lost to us, Fulham and Newcastle. They've also lost to Leeds, Villa and West Ham at home, and drawn with Palace, even a couple of wins out of those fixtures and they'd be right in the mix for a CL spot, but it's their inconsistency which ...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 5:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

ClaretTony wrote:
Sun May 09, 2021 4:57 pm
Everton 1-0 up at West Ham
Doesn't surprise me Everton's away form is superb, now if they could only replicate that at Goodison they might be pushing for a top 4 place, but sadly for them they can't.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 4:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs v Glamorgan
Replies: 28
Views: 2798

Re: Lancs v Glamorgan

226-5 they're playing again after a brief delay for bad light, Vilas and Wood the batters, surely they won't be playing for much longer though.

1 batting bonus point thus far for Lancashire, and they might all be important come the final standings.

Edit 234-6 Vilas gone.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 4:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sky super six
Replies: 544
Views: 27990

Re: Sky super six

Steve1956 wrote:
Sun May 09, 2021 4:23 pm
We live on the sunny side Tiger...you on the other hand are lucky it comes light over your side. ;)
It was nice and sunny first thing this morning, but as ever it didn't last long. :)
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 4:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

More sendings off as a result of simulation please Well! he only got his marching orders because it was his 2nd yellow, but in principle I agree, and often refs bottle these decisions especially when the player is walking a tightrope. As for Watkins what a numpty, why would you even take the risk k...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 4:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

Conroysleftfoot wrote:
Sun May 09, 2021 3:53 pm
Superb from Cavani, great signing.
He's showing his quality and it's no wonder Utd want to keep him for another year on these displays.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 3:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sky super six
Replies: 544
Views: 27990

Re: Sky super six

Steve1956 wrote:
Sun May 09, 2021 12:24 pm
I was going for a top five finish in our league,struggling now to stay in the top ten,i started sunbathing to soon. :(
Sunbathing in the Scottish climate you'll be lucky Steve. :lol:
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 3:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs v Glamorgan
Replies: 28
Views: 2798

Re: Lancs v Glamorgan

Livingstone just dismissed for 25, 185-4 Bohannon going well he's nearing his 50, and Vilas just came to the middle.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 2:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs v Glamorgan
Replies: 28
Views: 2798

Re: Lancs v Glamorgan

132-3 Jennings passing 50 again, that's one positive Lancs can take from this match he's maintained his form with the bat.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 2:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

Stupid red from Maupay, and he and Dunk will sit out a couple of games now, it shouldn't matter in the grand scheme of things, but surely we should be able to finish above Brighton now given our respective fixtures. Accy end the campaign on a high and deny Pompey a play-off place, Oxford take the fi...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 1:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

Gibbs-White making up for his earlier miss, he buried that one, decent outcome for us in the end, a victory tomorrow would lift us up to 14th.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 1:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

Wolves miss a sitter.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 1:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

Yes it's been all Wolves since the sending off, the only question is can they find a winner.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

1-1 Traore.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 1:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Predictions vs Fulham
Replies: 69
Views: 3068

Predictions vs Fulham

So how do we see this one panning out? I don't think it'll be one for the purists, but we will get a draw out of it, 1-1 for me there's not much between the sides as evidenced by the stalemate earlier in the season at TM.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 1:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

Straight red for Dunk, could be a big turning point.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 1:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs v Glamorgan
Replies: 28
Views: 2798

Re: Lancs v Glamorgan

108-2 now, Wells gone for 30, but Jennings in the runs once more approaching another 50 at lunch.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 1:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Re: Today's footie 9/5

Wolves are on the beach again, Brighton could win this by 3 or 4, as for the possible pen it could have been given, and the defender is taking a big risk by tussling with Burn. Since Jimenez got injured at Arsenal Wolves have collected 25 points in 24 games, and that form over the course of a season...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 11:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs v Glamorgan
Replies: 28
Views: 2798

Re: Lancs v Glamorgan

Davies gone for 15, 39-1 Jennings and Wells at the crease. And those 39 runs have taken 27 overs, so it's been incredibly slow going for Lancashire, and batting points are looking a remote prospect at this rate.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 11:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Biggest hits this season
Replies: 12
Views: 547

Biggest hits this season

So as we have a thread about the flops it's only fair we should have one about the success stories.

Kelechi Iheanacho.
Jesse Lingard.
Leeds as a team would have to be on the list.
Dawson at West Ham.

Is there any more that spring to mind?
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 11:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight to Villa?
Replies: 90
Views: 5450

Re: Dwight to Villa?

I think the notion that we are holding him back is nonsense, in fact the opposite is true. He is demonstrating now that he has the stamina and is prepared to work his tail off, in a side who don't dominate the ball. If you're going to a top six outfit it's a pre requisite that you work hard, it's a...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 11:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight to Villa?
Replies: 90
Views: 5450

Re: Dwight to Villa?

Yes we were a good benchmark to start his career. I would be surprised if his agent is not actively looking to get him a move elsewhere. If he wants to play for England and win trophies he’s need to move to a club with a more attacking outlook. This is true, however if Dwight goes elsewhere he may ...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 10:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight to Villa?
Replies: 90
Views: 5450

Re: Dwight to Villa?

I’m not sure Eze is a particularly good comparison given he moved from the Championship. Well that's precisely my point, he moved from the Championship, and yet still went for around £20m, and yet people think we'll only net £20m for Dwight who's been a PL mainstay for 3 seasons, and shown he can h...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 10:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight to Villa?
Replies: 90
Views: 5450

Re: Dwight to Villa?

Townsend at 25 went for £12 million five years ago. At 25 he’d played less Premier League games, scored less goals and had less assists than McNeil has now. £20 million? C’mon man. Think about it. Eze is a better benchmark, fellow England u21 player, and he went from QPR to Palace for about £15m, t...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 10:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 9/5
Replies: 131
Views: 3982

Today's footie 9/5

So as I had a day off yesterday time to post the daily footy thread again. 4 PL games Wolves-Brighton Villa-Man Utd WHU-Everton Arsenal-WBA If Utd don't win then City will finally seal the title, and if the Baggies don't get at least a point at the Emirates they're mathematically relegated. The Hamm...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 10:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quiz: How much do you know about the world’s skyscrapers?
Replies: 9
Views: 332

Quiz: How much do you know about the world’s skyscrapers?

Hope you've got a good head for heights cos you'll need one for this quiz. :) I got 5/14 but this is one where the images should help you especially if you've travelled to these places. https://www.wanderlust.co.uk/content/skyscrapers-quiz/?utm_campaign=Fri%207%2F05%2F2021&utm_medium=Friday%20Club&u...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 10:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Championship Relegation
Replies: 100
Views: 2331

Re: Championship Relegation

It was a stonewall penalty. Understandable in some ways that it wasn’t given by the ref but baffling that the VAR didn’t overturn, or at least suggest the ref takes a look on the monitor. Yes I must admit on first viewing I wouldn't have given it, but once I saw the other angle it was an obvious de...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 10:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Championship Relegation
Replies: 100
Views: 2331

Re: Championship Relegation

And a word about the Sterling non penalty. Yes it was probably a peno, but I have some sympathy for the referees. Certain forwards are so skilful at engineering contact in the box to make it look like a trip, it’s hardly surprising that the eyebrow of suspicion is so often raised. I have absolutely...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 9:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Biggest flops this season
Replies: 54
Views: 3621

Re: Biggest flops this season

I didn’t realise just how bad Duffy had been for Celtic until I read the press this week after his return to Brighton Duffy's been shocking for Celtic, and the biggest surprise to me is how many headed goals they've conceded this season, I'd have thought that would have been one of Duffy's strength...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 9:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight to Villa?
Replies: 90
Views: 5450

Re: Dwight to Villa?

We certainly can ask top dollar for Dwight if and when suitors come knocking, I'd agree with those who're citing £30-35m, he's tied to a long term deal, he's English which always bumps the value up rightly or wrongly, and he's a player that will probably only improve, also in my view any deal should...
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 9:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sol Bamba on bench for Cardiff
Replies: 9
Views: 1535

Re: Sol Bamba on bench for Cardiff

Good to read some positive news, best of luck to Sol in his battle. and it must give him a boost just to finally get on the pitch again.
by tiger76
Sun May 09, 2021 9:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Be interesting if
Replies: 33
Views: 3131

Re: Be interesting if

If we win on Monday, and I do so hope we do, I hope we don’t treat the last three games as meaningless. I really want us to beat Leeds. No game should be meaningless for us, we could yet finish as high as 12th, I doubt we will finish that high, but with a good run in our last 4 games it's possible ...