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by tiger76
Thu Jun 24, 2021 1:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Sri Lanka T20
Replies: 6
Views: 172

Re: England v Sri Lanka T20

ClaretTony wrote:
Thu Jun 24, 2021 1:09 pm
Sri Lanka look a poor outfit
Yes they do, however India will be a completely different proposition, and how England fare against a side of their quality will give us more of an idea of our prospects for the upcoming T20 WC.
by tiger76
Thu Jun 24, 2021 1:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Derby County Interchangeable fixtures
Replies: 32
Views: 1665

Re: Derby County Interchangeable fixtures

I know the FL are completely incompetent, but even by their abysmal standards this whole situation is a farce, and both clubs need a resolution ASAP so they can both prepare for life whichever divisions they eventually find themselves playing in. Plus the rest of the teams in both divisions need to ...
by tiger76
Thu Jun 24, 2021 1:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 1433
Views: 103138

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

ClaretTony wrote:
Thu Jun 24, 2021 12:58 pm
I believe it's done
Hope you've got your article prepared CT. :)
by tiger76
Thu Jun 24, 2021 12:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v Sri Lanka T20
Replies: 6
Views: 172

Re: England v Sri Lanka T20

Comfortable win for England last night, and a great knock from Jos, you'd expect more of the same tonight as England just look in a different league to Sri Lanka in this format.
by tiger76
Thu Jun 24, 2021 12:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Knock outs. Now it gets real.
Replies: 6
Views: 609

Re: Knock outs. Now it gets real.

2 of Wales/Denmark and Sweden/Ukraine will make it too the last 8 minimum, so it's possible we could see an unlikely winner again. I'd punt for France, Italy & The Netherlands to advance, but the other 5 ties are too close to call in my view, and it wouldn't surprise me if we saw 2/3 penalty shoot-o...
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 10:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Exit at last 16 is a failure
Replies: 81
Views: 1793

Re: Exit at last 16 is a failure

I wasn't aware we'd been knocked out yet, yes it'll be tough, but we do have a chance if we can press them and make it a fast paced game, if we allow them to control the tempo though we're asking for trouble as Portugal found to their cost. I do understand why the OP is so downbeat however given our...
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 10:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 898
Views: 13442

Re: Today's Games

They weren't in form tonight. They scraped through. Feel for Hungary. They did scrap through, and yes you do have to feel for Hungary, they shipped 3 late goals to Portugal, pushed France & Germany all the way, and yet still bow out. However if Germany hit the heights they did against Portugal it'l...
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 10:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ronaldo international goal record equaled
Replies: 12
Views: 581

Re: Ronaldo international goal record equaled

He's entitled to brag with that record, and a lot of his goals have been scored against top level opposition which makes the feat all the more remarkable/

5 goals already and he must be hot favourite to claim yet another Golden Boot to add to his collection.
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 898
Views: 13442

Re: Today's Games

Don't fancy us against the Germans they've really hit form in their last couple of games, and it would be sod's law that after being just minutes from going out they'll probably go on to win the whole thing now.
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 9:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 898
Views: 13442

Re: Today's Games

Fenwick wrote:
Wed Jun 23, 2021 9:33 pm
At what point do France and Portugal start playing for a draw?
Dangerous game to play for Portugal in particular as 1 German goal would totally change the picture, France can be slightly more relaxed about this game ending even as they're already through whatever.
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 9:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Paul Pogba new deal £££££
Replies: 24
Views: 1628

Re: Paul Pogba new deal £££££

I wouldn't you just see that assist? I did and it was a brilliant ball, but how many times does he impact games for Man Utd in that fashion. That's what frustrates the heck out of Man Utd fans, he has the talent but his attitude is questionable at times, and that's an awful lot of wages even by Utd...
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 9:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 898
Views: 13442

Re: Today's Games

Boss Hogg wrote:
Wed Jun 23, 2021 9:19 pm
Pogba has played some lovely balls forward. A much better quality of game than the England game.
Pogba in a France shirt is a different player, and he has that ability in him he just doesn't produce it often enough for Man Utd.
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 9:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 898
Views: 13442

Re: Today's Games

2-2 Portugal-France another clinical penalty from Ronaldo, he now joint level all time international goal scorer, and he might even break that record this evening at this rate. England-Portugal again, but the way it's gone tonight you sense there will be another twist in the tale. Good game this one...
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 9:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 898
Views: 13442

Re: Today's Games

2-1 France a brace for Benzema, Portugal now heading out as it stands. and England would play Hungary.
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 8:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 898
Views: 13442

Re: Today's Games

yTib wrote:
Wed Jun 23, 2021 8:47 pm
another soft penalty.

france equalise. ridiculous.
That wasn't even soft it was never a pen, what is the defender supposed to do in that situation, and Mbappe went down like a sack of spuds, pathetic decision and that's where VAR should intervene and overrule.
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 8:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 898
Views: 13442

Re: Today's Games

Germany 0 Hungary 1 Portugal 1 France 0 Who else but Ronaldo from the spot, he now has yet another record on his CV, He is now the top European scorer at major tournaments ever, overtaking Miroslav Klose's old record. 20 goals combined in major tournaments, 13 at the Euro's, 7 at the WC, and you som...
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 8:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spain v Slovakia
Replies: 26
Views: 872

Re: Spain v Slovakia

Excellent goal from Hungary. We could be playing them yet Well we will be playing them soon as they are in our WC qualifying group, however yes we could be playing them sooner then expected, long time to go yet though, and even if we do end up facing Hungary we'd be wise not to underestimate them, ...
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 8:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Paul Pogba new deal £££££
Replies: 24
Views: 1628

Re: Paul Pogba new deal £££££

Pogba's good but he drifts out of games far too often for my liking, give me N'Golo Kanté over Paul Pogba any day of the week.
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 8:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spain v Slovakia
Replies: 26
Views: 872

Re: Spain v Slovakia

Germany 0 Hungary 1, the Germans going out as it stands. :)
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 8:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: WTC final (Southampton)
Replies: 21
Views: 1167

Re: WTC final (Southampton)

Well done to the Kiwi's they deserve something after their efforts over the past few years, and a great shout by whoever decided to add the 6th day, without it this game would have probably drifted into a rain affected draw, but with it we got a cracking finish.
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 8:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spain v Slovakia
Replies: 26
Views: 872

Re: Spain v Slovakia

On our day we're capable of beating even of those teams especially with home advantage of playing at Wembley, however whoever we end up facing we'll need to go up a gear or two from the group performances. Ideal results for England are wins for France & Hungary. that way one of Germany or Portugal c...
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 11:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Luka Modric
Replies: 18
Views: 1723

Re: Luka Modric

Modric strolled through that game last night, and what a finish for the crucial 2nd goal, mind you it did help that Scotland gave him plenty of space and time, do that against quality players like him and there'll only be one result. He might be 35 now, but as they say class is permanent, and he's d...
by tiger76
Wed Jun 23, 2021 10:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: EUROS group qualification
Replies: 25
Views: 1274

Re: EUROS group qualification

They’ll be writing songs to regale their grand-children about the night they got a 0-0 at Wembley. Some of the more enlightened Scottish commentators and fans have quite rightly questioned why they played out of their skins in London, yet in their 2 games at Hampden they were fairly lacklustre, and...
by tiger76
Tue Jun 22, 2021 10:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: EUROS group qualification
Replies: 25
Views: 1274

Re: EUROS group qualification

only in 4 of the groups Yes but even so it's actually harder to get eliminated than it is to qualify, and yet they still couldn't manage to escape the groups, and that's with the benefit of 2 games at Hampden added to the mix. Realistically they'll never have a better chance of finally going beyond...
by tiger76
Tue Jun 22, 2021 10:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A thanks to tiger76
Replies: 9
Views: 1054

Re: A thanks to tiger76

Thanks for your kind messages, I'll post some more later in the week when I get a couple of days off work, I'm just pleased you find them entertaining. The good thing about the Wanderlust quizzes is even if you don't know the answers multiple choice options mean you can at least have an educated gue...
by tiger76
Tue Jun 22, 2021 10:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: EUROS group qualification
Replies: 25
Views: 1274

Re: EUROS group qualification

So 3 teams out of 4 go through, and still Scotland somehow manage to find a way to get eliminated, old habits clearly die hard for them. :lol:
by tiger76
Tue Jun 22, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Positives for England
Replies: 56
Views: 2029

Re: Positives for England

We've not been brilliant but we've not had to be. We've not been brilliant true, but we've eased through the group without breaking sweat, and we can only hope England have another gear to find. The good aspect is we're proving tough to break down, and clean sheets aren't to be sniffed at, but we w...
by tiger76
Tue Jun 22, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Billy Gilmour
Replies: 61
Views: 3374

Re: Billy Gilmour

What I don’t understand is why our 2 have to isolate yet the entire Scotland squad don’t? The over the top hugging as you put it isn’t against the ludicrous rules. No common sense send to be being applied. Well! Scotland can certainly self isolate now as their tournament is over. :lol: I don't know...
by tiger76
Tue Jun 22, 2021 10:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Positives for England
Replies: 56
Views: 2029

Re: Positives for England

Top of the group.
No goals conceded.
Play at Wembley in the last 16.
Sterling netted again, 2 in 3 games for him now.
by tiger76
Tue Jun 22, 2021 9:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leaked England X1 vs Czech
Replies: 129
Views: 3475

Re: Leaked England X1 vs Czech

Glad to see Vyds get on.
by tiger76
Tue Jun 22, 2021 9:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leaked England X1 vs Czech
Replies: 129
Views: 3475

Re: Leaked England X1 vs Czech

Is " Bobbins " good cos Saka has been bloody good tonight Saka has always impressed me whenever I've seen him this season for Arsenal, and he's carrying his club form into the international arena, good to see an emerging talent showing his worth, and this is why I said this game is a chance for fri...
by tiger76
Tue Jun 22, 2021 8:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leaked England X1 vs Czech
Replies: 129
Views: 3475

Re: Leaked England X1 vs Czech

Great goal by England, made by Grealish, and Sterling bags again. That's what we've been missing someone prepared to get to the byline and deliver good service into the box.
by tiger76
Tue Jun 22, 2021 7:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leaked England X1 vs Czech
Replies: 129
Views: 3475

Re: Leaked England X1 vs Czech

Good to finally see Grealish given his opportunity, and Maguire needs the game time, Saka us in interesting choice, and hopefully he'll add much needed energy to the side, it makes sense not to risk Foden when he's on a yellow, and looking forwards to the last 16, he might have to ring the changes w...
by tiger76
Tue Jun 22, 2021 7:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Positives for England
Replies: 56
Views: 2029

Re: Positives for England

Maguire returning at the heart of the defence has to be viewed as a positive, Mings has done well in his absence, but you'd always prefer your 1st choice centre half pairing to be together if at all possible, and HM needs the 90 minutes tonight will hopefully provide.
by tiger76
Tue Jun 22, 2021 5:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Billy Gilmour
Replies: 61
Views: 3374

Re: Billy Gilmour

Mount and Chilwell out of tonight's game. Madness! It's not so much of an issue for England that they miss tonight's game, however a bigger concern might be whether they'll be available for the 1st KO game, if they have to isolate for 10 days, then it could be touch and go whether they make it, and...
by tiger76
Tue Jun 22, 2021 4:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leaked England X1 vs Czech
Replies: 129
Views: 3475

Re: Leaked England X1 vs Czech

All the more reason to watch the Scotland game then...come on Scotland! I'll be watching the sweaty sock game also, at least that has something riding on the outcome, and it may not send me :) to sleep by 8.30. Regarding England just to note that Phil Foden is on a yellow card, and should he receiv...
by tiger76
Tue Jun 22, 2021 4:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Ex Stoke defender: Burnley will be a good move for Collins
Replies: 56
Views: 5475

Re: ARTICLE: Ex Stoke defender: Burnley will be a good move for Collins

Sounds promising let's get this one over the line ASAP, yes he's young but I'd rather we forked out on potential than waste a fortune on ageing journeyman who'll have no sell on value. And just because we're seemingly signing Collins, that doesn't automatically mean Tarks will be leaving, although h...
by tiger76
Mon Jun 21, 2021 11:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 898
Views: 13442

Re: Today's Games

are you Scottish? the scary Danes, who'd have thought it!!!! they're shite and nothing to fear Funnily enough I'm sure the same things were thought about Iceland in 2016, and look how that turned out. Plus this Danish team are far better than Iceland were in 2016, and they also finished 2nd behind ...
by tiger76
Mon Jun 21, 2021 10:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 898
Views: 13442

Re: Today's Games

Beating Croatia is no easy task! I can see a draw and that would leave Scotland short. Time for a wee bit of luck and see all 3 home nations march on. A draw does neither team any good, so you'd expect a fairly open game, however both teams have struggled to score goals, so it may well come down to...
by tiger76
Mon Jun 21, 2021 10:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Positives for England
Replies: 56
Views: 2029

Re: Positives for England

As Jurgen Klinsmann said tonight.... "With England having the opportunity to play 6 out of 7 at Wembley, this is England's Euros". I agree. If the team fail, it will be purely down to the manager and his set up. Well! the last time England hosted the tournament we reached the semi-finals, so for me...
by tiger76
Mon Jun 21, 2021 10:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 898
Views: 13442

Re: Today's Games

BBC pundits showing the variation of 'VAR' offside for the Belgium 1st Lukaku disallowed goal. Demonstrates precisely that the prem can get tge result they want from VAR, until there is a very different rule about offside. I've given up with the offside laws anymore they seem to get more bizarre by...
by tiger76
Mon Jun 21, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 898
Views: 13442

Re: Today's Games

tim_noone wrote:
Mon Jun 21, 2021 9:59 pm
Give over...England Would Thrash em..... :lol: :lol: :lol:
Aye course we would that's why they won at Wembley, and drew with England at home in the Nations League without conceding a goal. :lol:
by tiger76
Mon Jun 21, 2021 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Crowd at Denmark
Replies: 18
Views: 1824

Re: Crowd at Denmark

Yes that's what this tournament should be about a packed house and drama to the end.

And Wales face a stiff test if the Danes play like this at the weekend, they were inspired tonight, surely it can't be a repeat of 1992 can it.
by tiger76
Mon Jun 21, 2021 9:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs-Notts T20
Replies: 11
Views: 958

Re: Lancs-Notts T20

Game management seems to often let Lancs down in this competition. Doesn’t seem to be many cricketing brains in the team. No and it's not like we've got a squad of callow youths is it, these players have been around for long enough now to be able to see games out from a winning position, and yet we...
by tiger76
Mon Jun 21, 2021 9:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 898
Views: 13442

Re: Today's Games

Some performance by Denmark if they go through following that horrific start to their campaign in more ways than one. And it's looking highly likely that they will progress now, 2-0 Belgium Lukaku again, and this one will certainly count. 4-1 Denmark and some incredible finishing by the Danes tonigh...
by tiger76
Mon Jun 21, 2021 9:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 898
Views: 13442

Re: Today's Games

Spijed wrote:
Mon Jun 21, 2021 9:29 pm
Is there any point celebrating a goal?
Not anymore no, it was the correct call to give Lukaku offside, but what took them so long to eventually check it, that's what drives players and fans batty, if you're going to overrule then do it as quickly as possible.
by tiger76
Mon Jun 21, 2021 9:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: EUROS group qualification
Replies: 25
Views: 1274

Re: EUROS group qualification

However they're working it out, it's pretty shite. Teams time wasting from the 10th minute (Russia) because they're in no danger of going out with 3 teams going through. How I long for the 4 groups of 4, with mouthwatering league games all over the place, and plenty of jeopardy in them, meaning tha...
by tiger76
Mon Jun 21, 2021 8:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Positives for England
Replies: 56
Views: 2029

Re: Positives for England

The match co-commentator repeatedly referred to this side as a "Great Italian side" although their record shows that they have beaten very few top ranked opponents. Ridiculous over the top statement. According to all of the pre tournament hype Turkey were the dark horses and the nation that could s...
by tiger76
Mon Jun 21, 2021 8:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: EUROS group qualification
Replies: 25
Views: 1274

Re: EUROS group qualification

Can someone explain to me how they are working out placing in the groups? As I’ve just read that they go off head to head results first, then goal difference? Hence why it shows Russia above Finland as it stands, even though Finland have the better goal difference. Now if this is the case , the onl...
by tiger76
Mon Jun 21, 2021 8:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Billy Gilmour
Replies: 61
Views: 3374

Re: Billy Gilmour

Gilmour will be a big loss for Scotland, and after that terrific display at Wembley he probably would have started on Tuesday. However they do have a ready made replacement in the shape of Celtic's David Turnbull who's another extremely talented youngster who also has an eye for a goal, and that's w...