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by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 27, 2021 6:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)
Replies: 192
Views: 3167

Re: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)

For the love of God, hook Chris Wood. Just bloody hook him. Please.
by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 27, 2021 6:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)
Replies: 192
Views: 3167

Re: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)

Another huge save from Pope.

We are absolutely all over the place. Totally, totally abysmal. Clinging on by our fingernails.
by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 27, 2021 6:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)
Replies: 192
Views: 3167

Re: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)

Barkley hits the bar. Nightmare stuff for us so far.
by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 27, 2021 6:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)
Replies: 192
Views: 3167

Re: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)

Villa absolutely dominating the space. We're like rabbits in the headlights.
by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 27, 2021 6:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)
Replies: 192
Views: 3167

Re: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)

Grealish blasts one down the throat of Nick Pope.
by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 27, 2021 6:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1463
Views: 115634

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

To be fair, Boden doesn't have a clue about us anymore.
by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 27, 2021 6:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)
Replies: 192
Views: 3167

Re: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)

Christ. Villa nearly score again but the flag is up. We're really struggling here.
by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 27, 2021 6:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)
Replies: 192
Views: 3167

Re: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)

Oh dear. Brilliant move by Villa.
by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 27, 2021 5:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)
Replies: 192
Views: 3167

Re: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)

Brilliant videos, Bosscat. I'm suddenly transported back to sitting in my seat in the Bob Lord, absolutely freezing cold, watching the players jogging back inside after the warm-ups. What I wouldn't give to be doing that this evening.
by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 27, 2021 5:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)
Replies: 192
Views: 3167

Re: The Mighty Clarets v The Villains (matchday thread)

Come On Burnley and Come On Madge!

Hope Jay bags tonight.
by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 27, 2021 5:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1463
Views: 115634

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

Yes, spending that much money on poor players won't do you many favours. Spending absolutely nothing won't either, though. Especially when that is mixed with players leaving and, let's face it, an ageing squad. Someone said on the previous page that we'll be left needing around 6 new players this su...
by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 27, 2021 4:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1463
Views: 115634

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

nyclaret wrote:
Wed Jan 27, 2021 4:46 pm
Potential summer departures:
Tarkowski
Bardsley
Lowton
McNeil
Brady
Long
Gudmundsson
I know, sorry, I wasn't doubting that we'd need that many - I was trying to convey my disbelief that we could ever manage that many incomings.

We'd need around 20 windows at the rate we operate at.
by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 27, 2021 4:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1463
Views: 115634

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

nyclaret wrote:
Wed Jan 27, 2021 4:40 pm
I've given up on it now. I just hope it doesn't come back to bite us when we have to try and find 6-7 players in one window.
Brilliant!
:o :o :o :o :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 27, 2021 4:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1463
Views: 115634

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

A bad window is one where the vast majority of our rivals strengthen and we do not. If none of our rivals strengthen and neither do we, that is not a bad window. To spend money at a time where there is no value and no dire need would be reckless and very risky. Of the handful of signing made in the...
by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 27, 2021 4:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1463
Views: 115634

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

Ah well, everyone. We go with what we have. We believe in the players we've got here. We're not market leaders, you know. There were a couple of maybes, but they went elsewhere. We were active, but we can't throw millions at it. We were trying to affect a few situations but you'll have to ask the ch...
by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 27, 2021 4:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1463
Views: 115634

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

In to a p1ss pot we don't have.

The rearrangement of the above should go a long way to explaining this thread.
by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 27, 2021 12:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1463
Views: 115634

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

Hahahahaha. Classic. The boardroom still stinks a little too much of a herb belonging to the allium genus, for my liking.
by ksrclaret
Tue Jan 26, 2021 11:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who is..
Replies: 9
Views: 929

Re: Who is..

Just imagining what I’d have made of this OP if I’d have seen it a year ago.

Just who IS getting away with cutting footballers hair? I need some answers!!
by ksrclaret
Tue Jan 26, 2021 11:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The last time we played Bournemouth in the FA Cup
Replies: 16
Views: 1169

Re: The last time we played Bournemouth in the FA Cup

Was Sean O’Driscoll their manager back then? I remember he had an excellent spell at Doncaster which culminated in him becoming strongly linked to our own managerial vacancy when Coyle did the dirty 5 years later.
by ksrclaret
Tue Jan 26, 2021 10:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Eco Product: Hard Soap
Replies: 25
Views: 812

Re: New Eco Product: Hard Soap

The toilets where I work have been kitted out with hard soap for years now. They operate with a hybrid policy of offering employees a choice of hard soap or liquid soap. The liquid soap can now be accessed by placing a hand underneath the dispenser, and a sensor will recognise the hand, and will the...
by ksrclaret
Mon Jan 25, 2021 8:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sky sports transfer program
Replies: 25
Views: 2156

Re: Sky sports transfer program

Bosscat wrote:
Mon Jan 25, 2021 8:07 pm
Surely we can't afford his wages 🤔


"Call me Sean"images.jpeg
He's going to Celtic. Barrowford Celtic.
by ksrclaret
Mon Jan 25, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sky sports transfer program
Replies: 25
Views: 2156

Re: Sky sports transfer program

Christ.
by ksrclaret
Mon Jan 25, 2021 7:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sky sports transfer program
Replies: 25
Views: 2156

Re: Sky sports transfer program

I should think a CB is up there, certainly. Tarkowski is likely to go in the summer, Long will surely be released this time, Dunne too, and Ben Gibson will be off permanently.
by ksrclaret
Mon Jan 25, 2021 6:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Young Clarets Mumbongo
Replies: 84
Views: 4351

Re: Young Clarets Mumbongo

Danieljwaterhouse wrote:
Mon Jan 25, 2021 6:00 pm
I make it clear what’s mine and what’s someone else’s.

Somethings were right, some things wrong. When I get it wrong I hold my hand up.

I’m still happy to stand by most if not all my takeover info as I will Jones coming in and the Tarks/Dyche/chairman info.
McNeil?
by ksrclaret
Mon Jan 25, 2021 5:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Young Clarets Mumbongo
Replies: 84
Views: 4351

Re: Young Clarets Mumbongo

It was second hand info, as stated, so who knows?! I was told it was a championship right back, who was having a medical. You get slated on here for providing info that’s passed onto you. People can’t differentiate between information that’s first hand and reliable and second info that’s not even w...
by ksrclaret
Sun Jan 24, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hasslebank commentating when Burton has covid outbreak
Replies: 3
Views: 564

Re: Hasslebank commentating when Burton has covid outbreak

Another poster named "uptheclarets" will be along shortly to like this post. It's the wife, apparently.
by ksrclaret
Sun Jan 24, 2021 7:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dale Stephens
Replies: 56
Views: 3873

Re: Dale Stephens

I really wish we'd have signed him in July 2016 when we tried really hard for him. He's clearly got real class in front of the back four. I'm still not entirely convinced he suits the way we play right now, but he did have a very good game today. Like night and day compared with his first few appear...
by ksrclaret
Sun Jan 24, 2021 5:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Vydra (again)
Replies: 123
Views: 4115

Re: Vydra (again)

Excellent game from Vydra. Absolutely love seeing someone moving around up top, creating spaces, asking for balls over the top and in behind. Brilliant.
by ksrclaret
Sat Jan 23, 2021 10:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche out?
Replies: 82
Views: 3183

Re: Dyche out?

Obviously this bloke on twitter is still labouring under the impression that the new owners have a pot to p1ss in!
by ksrclaret
Sat Jan 23, 2021 9:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Footy (Sat)
Replies: 136
Views: 2317

Re: Today's Footy (Sat)

I feel for Steve Bruce in a lot of respects, but for the life of me I cannot work out how he gives Andy Carroll a shirt number, let alone a game. He's absolutely woeful and bereft of everything you need in a striker. On another note, great to see Saint Maximin getting ready to come on. He was one wh...
by ksrclaret
Sat Jan 23, 2021 9:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Travelling to support a football club is a habit and it's been broken
Replies: 33
Views: 1676

Re: Travelling to support a football club is a habit and it's been broken

I've been so, so glad of that week end I had in Newcastle right at the end of February last year. The match wasn't brilliant, but the pubs, the beer, the mates and the laughs were and I've absolutely no idea when or even if, it will ever happen again! Not just about football, but there's very littl...
by ksrclaret
Sat Jan 23, 2021 8:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Footy (Sat)
Replies: 136
Views: 2317

Re: Today's Footy (Sat)

Aston Villa are an amazing side to watch this season. Outstanding football. What a job Dean Smith is doing there.
by ksrclaret
Sat Jan 23, 2021 8:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Josh Brownhill opinions
Replies: 156
Views: 5918

Re: Josh Brownhill opinions

I mean I’m not an analysis expert. But having a quick look at the stats. Jack Cork averages a goal contribution every 17 games for Burnley in the Prem, Brownhill has no goal contributions in 27 games. Jack cork averages 1.2 keys passes per game. Brownhill averages 0.6. Cork averages 21 forward pass...
by ksrclaret
Sat Jan 23, 2021 7:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Josh Brownhill opinions
Replies: 156
Views: 5918

Re: Josh Brownhill opinions

But it’s not an explanation. You have said that he is a defensive midfielder as if the rest of the team isn’t defensive. I would prefer an explanation as to how his stats are so much worse than the rest of the midfield. Offensively he is not offering the same as his team mates. I bet Cork's offensi...
by ksrclaret
Sat Jan 23, 2021 7:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Josh Brownhill opinions
Replies: 156
Views: 5918

Re: Josh Brownhill opinions

It’s just not an excuse saying he is a “defensive midfielder”. Everyone in this squad is a defensive player. At least they contribute going forward. I know there are other factors involved but I saw a stat the other day that Burnley with Cork in the team average 1.36 goals a game and with Brownhill...
by ksrclaret
Sat Jan 23, 2021 7:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Josh Brownhill opinions
Replies: 156
Views: 5918

Re: Josh Brownhill opinions

I find it laughable that you are having a dig at posters that are questioning Brownhill. not expecting Brownhill to turn into Defour. I would settle for him playing like Westwood. Get the ball and actually pass forward. There is a reason Westwood has better stats in terms of goals, assists, key pas...
by ksrclaret
Sat Jan 23, 2021 6:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Josh Brownhill opinions
Replies: 156
Views: 5918

Re: Josh Brownhill opinions

Very true. It’s the same with a lot of the comments about our centre forwards. Yes, our players are limited at this level and we have to play a certain way, especially the guys who start up front. You can change the centre forwards though to play a little differently and we have the players on the ...
by ksrclaret
Sat Jan 23, 2021 6:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Josh Brownhill opinions
Replies: 156
Views: 5918

Re: Josh Brownhill opinions

It's very clear what sort of player Josh Brownhill is, and what his game is all about.

And yet we still have posters talking about his lack of goals and assists. I can only assume they know very little about how our central midfielders are asked to play and what job they're asked to do.
by ksrclaret
Sat Jan 23, 2021 11:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: James Tarkowski
Replies: 83
Views: 4540

Re: James Tarkowski

If he can get a move this summer, I wouldn't stand in his way. It's a short career and he quite understandably wants to challenge himself now to achieve the very most he can in the game. He can't do that playing for us. I'm still not sure what went on last summer with the toe situation, but I'd say ...
by ksrclaret
Sat Jan 23, 2021 11:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome
Replies: 1463
Views: 115634

Re: January Transfer Window Discussion - Rumours and Links welcome

I don't want Andre Gray anywhere near the Turf again unless he's lining up for an opposition side, and I can categorically assure people it's nothing to do with any sort of grapes, sour or otherwise. I was delighted to see the back of him, and was totally gobsmacked when we received such a large fee...
by ksrclaret
Fri Jan 22, 2021 8:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Liverpool v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 111
Views: 3646

Re: Liverpool v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 9
Lowton 8
Tarkowski 9
Mee 8
Taylor 8
Brady 7
Westwood 8
Brownhill 7
McNeil 9
Wood 7
Barnes 9

Pieters 8
JBG 7
by ksrclaret
Thu Jan 21, 2021 10:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Klopp
Replies: 64
Views: 4853

Re: Klopp

Really going to enjoy watching his post match interview. I wonder which excuse he'll fire up.
by ksrclaret
Thu Jan 21, 2021 10:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Barnes
Replies: 73
Views: 3230

Re: Barnes

Was v good tonight to be fair.
by ksrclaret
Thu Jan 21, 2021 8:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pool vs The Clarets
Replies: 637
Views: 6494

Re: Pool vs The Clarets

Hahahaha Dyche vs Klopp. Big babies. Pathetic.
by ksrclaret
Thu Jan 21, 2021 8:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pool vs The Clarets
Replies: 637
Views: 6494

Re: Pool vs The Clarets

Origi is crap. Couldn’t finish a plate of chips.
by ksrclaret
Thu Jan 21, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pool vs The Clarets
Replies: 637
Views: 6494

Re: Pool vs The Clarets

Hilarious that Jay not being fully fit has been trotted out for weeks now. Along with Wood and Barnes probably won't play again if they don't score this time.
by ksrclaret
Thu Jan 21, 2021 7:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pool vs The Clarets
Replies: 637
Views: 6494

Re: Pool vs The Clarets

jojomk1 wrote:
Thu Jan 21, 2021 7:19 pm
Dyche is trying to outwit Klopp

By playing two false no 9"s
Brilliant. :lol: :lol: :lol:
by ksrclaret
Thu Jan 21, 2021 7:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pool vs The Clarets
Replies: 637
Views: 6494

Re: Pool vs The Clarets

Hahaha
by ksrclaret
Wed Jan 20, 2021 8:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jason Tindall
Replies: 35
Views: 3291

Re: Jason Tindall

For all the assumptions that he’s an arrogant southerner etc etc, I always found Tindall to be a real down to earth and friendly bloke. He came across as quite shy and uncomfortable on occasion, rather than full of himself. Certainly far more pleasant to talk to than come of the current staff. Pleas...
by ksrclaret
Tue Jan 19, 2021 5:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Footy
Replies: 96
Views: 2141

Re: Today's Footy

Apparently Robert Snodgrass is unable to feature for West Brom tonight due an agreement that prevented him playing against West Ham this season when he left them, even though he's gone permanently. Quite odd I thought.

Conor Gallagher is a decent enough player to come in for him though.