TST Football Prediction League 2020

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  1. D4n

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    Alrighty then, I'm going to attempt to bring back an old classic thread that I used to run back on TowersTimes, the football prediction league.

    Instead of running the league over the course of a season, I've decided on the format of having the prediction league take place over the course of the year. That means that it'll include matches from the second half of the 19/20 league season, the Euros in the Summer, and the first half of the 20/21 league season. The winner is whoever is top of the table at the end of December 2020.

    Rules are simple, each week I will list six fixtures for you all to predict (during the league season this will consist of three from the Premier League and one from each EFL division). Simply guess the exact score in each to enter.

    - One point is awarded for guessing the correct outcome of a game (home/away/draw)
    - Three points (two bonus points) are on offer for correctly predicting the exact scoreline (2-1, 1-1, 1-4 etc)
    - Scoreboard will be updated by me each week

    New participants can join the league at any time, so don't worry if you miss a week.


    Week One (All matches FA Cup - my prediction in brackets)
    Rochdale vs Newcastle (2-1)
    Fulham vs Aston Villa (2-0)
    Wolves vs Manchester United (1-1)
    Middlesborough vs Tottenham (1-3)
    Liverpool vs Everton (2-1)
    Gillingham vs West Ham (0-3)

    The first game this week kick off at 12:31 on Saturday 4th January, so aim so get predictions in by then if you want the best chance of scoring some early points! :)
     
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    Week One
    Rochdale vs Newcastle (1-3)
    Fulham vs Aston Villa (1-0)
    Wolves vs Manchester United (3-0)
    Middlesborough vs Tottenham (2-1)
    Liverpool vs Everton (4-1)
    Gillingham vs West Ham (0-5)
     
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    Rochdale vs Newcastle (1-2)
    Fulham vs Aston Villa (1-1)
    Wolves vs Manchester United (2-1)
    Middlesborough vs Tottenham (0-2)
    Liverpool vs Everton (2-2)
    Gillingham vs West Ham (0-3)
     
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    Rochdale vs Newcastle (1-1)
    Fulham vs Aston Villa (0-1)
    Wolves vs Manchester United (1-0)
    Middlesborough vs Tottenham (0-1)
    Liverpool vs Everton (3-0)
    Gillingham vs West Ham (1-2)
     
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    Rochdale 1 - 3 Newcastle
    Fulham 2 - 0 Villa
    Wolves 1 - 0 Man United
    Boro 2 - Spurs 1
    Liverpool 1 -1 Everton
    Gillingham 1 - 5 West Ham.
     
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    Congratulations to Tibble who takes an early lead in the season and was the only person to correctly predict the outcome of one of the games this week (1-1 in the Rochdale - Newcastle game)

    Leaderboard after Week One

    Tibble - 5pts
    D4n - 4pts
    MattyH - 3pts
    Ted - 2pts
    RicketyCricket - 1pt



    Week Two (matches played 11th - 12th January)
    Crystal Palace vs Arsenal (2-1)
    Tottenham vs Liverpool (3-2)
    Aston Villa vs Manchester City (0-4)
    Leeds vs Sheffield Wednesday (3-1)
    Sunderland vs Wycombe (1-1)
    Swindon vs Crewe (1-2)
     
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    Palace 1 - 3 Arsenal
    Tottenham 1 - 2 Liverpool
    Villa 1 - Man City 4
    Leeds 2 - Sheff Weds 3
    Sunderland 0 - 0 Wycombe
    Swindon 3 - 2 Crewe
     
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    Crystal Palace vs Arsenal (0 - 2)
    Tottenham vs Liverpool (0 - 2)
    Aston Villa vs Manchester City (1-2)
    Leeds vs Sheffield Wednesday (1-0)
    Sunderland vs Wycombe (3-1)
    Swindon vs Crewe (1-1)
     
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    Palace 1 - 2 Arsenal
    Tottenham 1 - 1 Liverpool
    Villa 0 - 2 Man City
    Leeds 1 - 0 Sheff Weds
    Sunderland 1 - 1 Wycombe
    Swindon 1 - 1 Crewe
     
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    Crystal Palace vs Arsenal (1-2)
    Tottenham vs Liverpool (0-4)
    Aston Villa vs Manchester City (2-8)
    Leeds vs Sheffield Wednesday (0-1)
    Sunderland vs Wycombe (2-1)
    Swindon vs Crewe (0-3)
     
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    Sorry for the delay this week! Good to see everyone getting their predictions in again, hopefully we can attract some new players as the season progresses as well.

    A good this week for MattyH and Ted who both overtake me in the table. Nobody managed to get a correct scoreline, however.

    Leaderboard after Week Two
    Tibble - 8pts
    MattyH - 7pts
    Ted - 6pts
    D4n - 5pts
    RicketyCricket - 2pts


    Week Three Fixtures (18th - 20th January)
    Newcastle vs Chelsea (0-3)
    Burnley vs Leicester (0-2)
    Liverpool vs Manchester United (1-1)
    Huddersfield vs Brentford (0-2)
    Doncaster vs Coventry (1-1)
    Bradford vs Scunthorpe (3-1)
     
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    Newcastle vs Chelsea (2-4)
    Burnley vs Leicester (0-3)
    Liverpool vs Manchester United (2-0)
    Huddersfield vs Brentford (2-2)
    Doncaster vs Coventry (2-1)
    Bradford vs Scunthorpe (0-0)
     
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    MattyH goes top of the league following a low turnout this week

    Table after Week Three
    MattyH - 12pts
    Tibble - 8pts
    Ted - 6pts
    D4n - 5pts
    RicketyCricket - 2pts


    Week Four (all games FA Cup)
    Northampton vs Derby (3-1)
    Brentford vs Leicester (2-2)
    Hull vs Chelsea (0-3)
    Man City vs Fulham (5-0)
    Shrewsbury vs Liverpool (0-4)
    Bournemouth vs Arsenal (1-2)
     
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    Northampton 0 - 2 Derby
    Brentford 1 - 1 Leicester
    Hull 1 - 0 Chelsea
    Man City 4 - 1 Fulham
    Shrewsbury 0 - 5 Liverpool
    Bournemouth 0 - 1 Arsenal
     
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    Northampton vs Derby (0-2)
    Brentford vs Leicester (1-4)
    Hull vs Chelsea (3-2)
    Man City vs Fulham (2-3)
    Shrewsbury vs Liverpool (0-2)
    Bournemouth vs Arsenal (2-1)
     
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    Northampton vs Derby (1-2)
    Brentford vs Leicester (1-3)
    Hull vs Chelsea (0-2)
    Man City vs Fulham (4-1)
    Shrewsbury vs Liverpool (1-6)
    Bournemouth vs Arsenal (1-1)
     

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