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by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 8:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Goalscorer for Blades against Blackburn
Replies: 14
Views: 1395

Re: Goalscorer for Blades against Blackburn

Transpennine wrote:
Sun Jun 20, 2021 8:22 pm
Fair enough, his dad was a ref though,wasn't he...?
Yes. Clive Oliver was a Football League ref for a good number of years.
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 8:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Goalscorer for Blades against Blackburn
Replies: 14
Views: 1395

Re: Goalscorer for Blades against Blackburn

Foshiznik wrote:
Sun Jun 20, 2021 7:57 pm
His dads name was Clive Oliver I think.
It is Clive
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 6:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rocky’s wife has died
Replies: 43
Views: 2636

Re: Rocky’s wife has died

Juan Tanamera wrote:
Sun Jun 20, 2021 5:54 pm
Having lost my wife just over two weeks ago, I appreciate what Rocky must be feeling right now.
Chin up my friend.
RIP Jean. :|
Really sorry to hear that
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 5:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley set new EPL record
Replies: 5
Views: 1382

Re: Burnley set new EPL record

And we weren’t the only side not to have a player sent off last season - neither did Leicester or Liverpool
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 5:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: National League Play Offs
Replies: 101
Views: 4268

Re: National League Play Offs

Steve-Harpers-perm wrote:
Sun Jun 20, 2021 5:03 pm
That last penalty summed up the match!
Terrific save too. That was a brilliant three hours entertainment.
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 4:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: National League Play Offs
Replies: 101
Views: 4268

Re: National League Play Offs

Hartlepool to go first

Hartlepool ❌ 0-0 - saved
Torquay ❌ 0-0 - wide
Hartlepool ❌ 0-0 - saved
Torquay ❌ 0-0 - bar
Hartlepool ✅ 1-0
Torquay ✅ 1-1
Hartlepool ✅ 2-1
Torquay ✅ 2-2
Hartlepool ✅ 3-2
Torquay ✅ 3-3
Hartlepool ✅ 4-3
Torquay ✅ 4-4
Hartlepool ✅ 5-4
Torquay ❌ 5-4, saved

Hartlepool go up.
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 4:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: National League Play Offs
Replies: 101
Views: 4268

Re: National League Play Offs

Penalties
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 4:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs League t20 - 17th June
Replies: 71
Views: 1766

Re: Lancs League t20 - 17th June

Somethingfishy wrote:
Sun Jun 20, 2021 4:28 pm
Burnley 142ao against Walsden
128 was more than enough yesterday but I suspect it might not be today
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 4:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Blackburn could receive transfer embargo..
Replies: 28
Views: 1932

Re: Blackburn could receive transfer embargo..

Culmclaret wrote:
Sun Jun 20, 2021 4:17 pm
Bobby Saxton used to say something similar
He did but I think Furphy might have been the first when it was Bill Bancroft sweeping the Longside.
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 4:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: National League Play Offs
Replies: 101
Views: 4268

Re: National League Play Offs

First half of extra time finally over after 25 minutes because of a long injury delay. Still 1-1.
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 4:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: National League Play Offs
Replies: 101
Views: 4268

Re: National League Play Offs

Silkyskills1 wrote:
Sun Jun 20, 2021 4:13 pm
What was the H'pool keeper doing though? Great entertainment and commitment from both sides.
Poor from the Pools keeper but a bloody good header.
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 4:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Blackburn could receive transfer embargo..
Replies: 28
Views: 1932

Re: Blackburn could receive transfer embargo..

Spike wrote:
Sun Jun 20, 2021 3:16 pm
Kenny B’s on the touch line saying something’s not right
I can remember when Ken Furphy was saying the same thing
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 4:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: National League Play Offs
Replies: 101
Views: 4268

Re: National League Play Offs

ClaretTony wrote:
Sun Jun 20, 2021 3:55 pm
90+5: Goalkeeper goes up for corner and equalises for Torquay. 1-1.
And, like Alisson, the Torquay goalkeeper Lucas Covolan is Brazilian.
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 4:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs League t20 - 17th June
Replies: 71
Views: 1766

Re: Lancs League t20 - 17th June

No online scores today
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 3:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: National League Play Offs
Replies: 101
Views: 4268

Re: National League Play Offs

Extra time
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: National League Play Offs
Replies: 101
Views: 4268

Re: National League Play Offs

90+5: Goalkeeper goes up for corner and equalises for Torquay. 1-1.
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 3:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: National League Play Offs
Replies: 101
Views: 4268

Re: National League Play Offs

Torquay had goal harshly ruled out for a foul on the goalkeeper
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 2:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: National League Play Offs
Replies: 101
Views: 4268

Re: National League Play Offs

1-0 at half time
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 2:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: National League Play Offs
Replies: 101
Views: 4268

Re: National League Play Offs

35 mins: Hartlepool 1 Torquay 0

Unbelievable Jeff!!
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 2:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rocky’s wife has died
Replies: 43
Views: 2636

Re: Rocky’s wife has died

Somethingfishy wrote:
Sun Jun 20, 2021 2:21 pm
Sad news. RIP Jean.

Wasn't Jean his second wife? His first wife passed away too? Poor Rocky.
His first wife passed away in 2002. I think she’d been ill for some time.
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 2:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: National League Play Offs
Replies: 101
Views: 4268

Re: National League Play Offs

Final underway, Hartlepool v Torquay at Ashton Gate.

0-0 after 17 mins.
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 1019
Views: 77312

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

DCWat wrote:
Sat Jun 19, 2021 4:51 pm
Effectively another rule that benefits the haves as opposed to the have nots.
Not a football rule though
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 1:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rocky’s wife has died
Replies: 43
Views: 2636

Rocky’s wife has died

Jean Mills, Rocky’s wife, sadly passed away yesterday after a long battle with cancer.

I believe she was approaching her 80th birthday in a few months.

For all his abusive behaviour and bravado, I know he will be absolutely devastated.
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 12:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Blackburn could receive transfer embargo..
Replies: 28
Views: 1932

Re: Blackburn could receive transfer embargo..

No you shouldn’t.

😂😂😂
by ClaretTony
Sun Jun 20, 2021 12:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs League t20 - 17th June
Replies: 71
Views: 1766

Re: Lancs League t20 - 17th June

Quickenthetempo wrote:
Sun Jun 20, 2021 9:11 am
The 28 ball hundred must be a record though?

I think 400 has been done a couple of times?
It’s a new record. Accrington previously held it with 386. No surprise that both were at Rawtenstall.
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 11:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Guardians of the Turf!
Replies: 12
Views: 1661

Re: Guardians of the Turf!

Clarets4me wrote:
Sat Jun 19, 2021 10:27 pm
I'm sure the groundsman at the San Siro used to be a Claret, am I remembering correctly ?
I think he was from Rawtenstall. He was called Steve Taylor I think.
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 11:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Che v Bur 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 984

Re: Che v Bur 2017

Inches away from a fourth too with the Brady free kick.
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 11:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancs League t20 - 17th June
Replies: 71
Views: 1766

Re: Lancs League t20 - 17th June

I remember the day Burnley played there in a Worsley Cup match and needed a sub fielder for a few overs. On came East Lancs captain Brian Ratcliffe and in no time he got a catching chance right down his throat but refused to catch it. He was told in no uncertain terms to get off the pitch and Burnle...
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 8:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 758
Views: 11436

Re: Today's Games

Vegas Claret wrote:
Sat Jun 19, 2021 8:31 pm
just seen another replay, stand corrected, great over rule by VAR. Even better it only took them a few seconds rather than 15 minutes :lol:
So much quicker than it’s done here too.
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 5:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Commentators poor grasp of maths
Replies: 15
Views: 1321

Re: Commentators poor grasp of Maths

And then we get the ‘miles offside’ claim
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 758
Views: 11436

Re: Today's Games

Buxtonclaret wrote:
Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:46 pm
If you haven't already, his stats are worth a look.
Outrageously good.

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ferenc_Puskás
Incredible aren’t they?
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quiz: How well do you know the UK’s market towns?
Replies: 34
Views: 886

Re: Quiz: How well do you know the UK’s market towns?

spadesclaret wrote:
Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:47 pm
8

Should have done better.
8? Show off. 😂😂
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Guardians of the Turf!
Replies: 12
Views: 1661

Re: Guardians of the Turf!

Never met Jimmy personally, it was Roy that related the tale…. I spent many a happy hour chatting to Roy in his brew room under the Cricketfield on my afternoons off while at college. A really great guy he was too, but liked a moan lol Only met Adamson once. Roy I did know well but I bet there are ...
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 758
Views: 11436

Re: Today's Games

tiger76 wrote:
Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:39 pm
Good game this much better than that turgid affair at Wembley last night, and Hungary aren't settling for the point they're still looking to push forward when they can.
Most games have been better than the turgid affair at Wembley last night.
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Guardians of the Turf!
Replies: 12
Views: 1661

Re: Guardians of the Turf!

Haha… I think I remember Roy telling me it was Harry Potts and Jimmy confirmed it later as a full time appointment, but it was a long time ago. I’ve got Roy’s book, but have not had time to read it yet. But Jimmy was a regular in Scott’s park too, which I think was where Roy was working. Jimmy Adam...
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 758
Views: 11436

Re: Today's Games

Vegas Claret wrote:
Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:30 pm
before my time but I believe so :D
He was still playing when I started watching football but I can’t recall ever having seen him play. My dad said he was a bit special.
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quiz: How well do you know the UK’s market towns?
Replies: 34
Views: 886

Re: Quiz: How well do you know the UK’s market towns?

Buxtonclaret wrote:
Sat Jun 19, 2021 2:27 pm
9
Ashamed to say I got the Macc one wrong!
But I think I know one you might have got correct 😀

Poor effort from me - just 4
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion
Replies: 1019
Views: 77312

Re: Summer 2021 Transfer Window Rumours - Links - Discussion

more difficult with the Brexit rules - would need to be a regular international in the last 2 years to get enough points, it would help if they play regularly in a top ranked league I’m not sure what the rules are now but it is going to be far more difficult for clubs other than those at the top to...
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 758
Views: 11436

Re: Today's Games

Vegas Claret wrote:
Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:08 pm
That Hungarian stadium looks brilliant
I’m told the player it’s named after wasn’t bad either
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stan’s 75 today
Replies: 26
Views: 1661

Re: Stan’s 75 today

I thought he didn’t like you? I seem to remember an interview where he publicly humiliated you by name didn’t he? Like everyone else, I was occasionally on the wrong end of Stan’s anger but generally got on very well with him. I don’t ever recall him publicly humiliating me but I remember a press c...
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 1:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Re: Phase 2 renewals and more lost seats
Replies: 398
Views: 13290

Re: Re: Phase 2 renewals and more lost seats

pure speculation on my part, but there is room for more hospitality suite development under the Bob Lord stand - even more if admin offices are moved to a new building away from the stands a trait that is developing across the Premier League There is the option of building similar to the new office...
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 10:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Zealand Clarets- Eng vs Sco with the Woods
Replies: 19
Views: 1193

Re: New Zealand Clarets- Eng vs Sco with the Woods

They’ve had a better meet up too this time in NZ. They haven’t had their breakfast and morning pint interrupted by me.

Hope you’ve enjoyed a good meet up and I hope the England performance looked better there than it did here.
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 10:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We've missed out on Henri Lansbury again
Replies: 12
Views: 1651

Re: We've missed out on Henri Lansbury again

So you spoiled it! At last the truth is revealed.... I was going to a meeting downstairs and was waiting in the foyer when he walked behind me apparently to go upstairs. It was the day after we’d lost at Port Vale in the League Cup. Before I left I was told Lansbury was there to sign and that we’d ...
by ClaretTony
Sat Jun 19, 2021 12:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Casper wants Leeds striker Pearson
Replies: 11
Views: 890

Re: ARTICLE: Casper wants Leeds striker Pearson

TheFamilyCat wrote:
Sat Jun 19, 2021 12:06 am
Played for Coventry in the cup final didn't he?
He did
by ClaretTony
Fri Jun 18, 2021 10:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 758
Views: 11436

Re: Today's Games

BurnleyFC wrote:
Fri Jun 18, 2021 10:27 pm
Congratulations to Scotland for winning Euro 2020 against all the odds (you’d think they had they way they’re reacting)

They’ll probably still get beat by Croatia and finish bottom on one point.
The Scots have always been like that.
by ClaretTony
Fri Jun 18, 2021 10:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 758
Views: 11436

Re: Today's Games

beddie wrote:
Fri Jun 18, 2021 10:04 pm
Next game we need to drop Kane and replace him with Calvert Lewin. I keep harping on about Sterling but apart from his pace he’s a bloody awful footballer.
Southgate talks about picking players in form and then he plays Sterling who has not had a good season.
by ClaretTony
Fri Jun 18, 2021 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 758
Views: 11436

Re: Today's Games

Souness: “Football ain’t coming home with that team I can tell you, not with the way they’re playing.”
by ClaretTony
Fri Jun 18, 2021 9:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 758
Views: 11436

Re: Today's Games

Vegas Claret wrote:
Fri Jun 18, 2021 9:31 pm
most Kane has moved all game
And with his sulky expression
by ClaretTony
Fri Jun 18, 2021 8:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 758
Views: 11436

Re: Today's Games

And they’ve taken Corrie off for this? 🙁🙁🙁
by ClaretTony
Fri Jun 18, 2021 8:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Games
Replies: 758
Views: 11436

Re: Today's Games

Bordeauxclaret wrote:
Fri Jun 18, 2021 8:40 pm
I was hoping you’d read it as you’d know.
I must be confusing him with one of others.
Daniel Siebert who did the Aberdeen game was ref for Scotland v Czech Republic and I think there’s one of the other five in this tournament.