Prediction League 2016/2017

Discussion in 'Coventry City General Chat' started by Nick, Aug 1, 2016.

  1. Nick

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    Get involved :

    http://www.skybluestalk.co.uk/xfsoccer/matches/league-one-2016-2017.2/ranking?matchday=1

    Same rules apply.
    • 0 Points for a completely wrong bet
    • 1 Points for a properly guessed match winner
    • 2 Points for a correctly guessed match winner and goal difference (Winning team/Losing team)
    • 3 Points for a exactly guessed match result
    Will be a prize of a shirt (or alternative if you dont like shirts) at the end of the season for the winner.

    Set it to email you to remind you every week as well by going here - http://www.skybluestalk.co.uk/xfsoccer/preferences
     
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  2. Gazolba

    Gazolba Well-Known Member

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    What are the rules for draws? E.g. If I predict 1-1 and the result is 0-0
     
  3. Nick

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    I think that's 2 points
     
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    That would be a "correct goal difference" so as Nick says 2 points.
     
  5. Rusty Trombone

    Rusty Trombone Well-Known Member

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    Quite a few football experts missing from the prediction league, maybe they are all talk. Come on be brave, have a go. :nailbiting:
     
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    1. Is it too late to enter?
    2. How do I play?

    I respect that the answer to question 1 may make 2 invalid!
     
  7. Nick

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    Mine still haven't updated is that correct
     
  11. Nick

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    I'll have a look :)
     
  12. Nick

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    Should be updated now?
     
  13. Nick

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    ah no, it hasnt. Still on it!
     
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    Sorted!
     
  15. Gazolba

    Gazolba Well-Known Member

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    Is there some easy way to tell which matchday we are at?
     
  16. King of the Lesbians

    King of the Lesbians Well-Known Member

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    If you click on the Matches-Preview it shows matches within the next 3 days and you can fill them in there.
    Other than that I dunno...
     
  17. Gazolba

    Gazolba Well-Known Member

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    Why is the Peterborough vs Swindon result blank? Two other games results are also blank, were they abandoned or postponed? What happens with them?
     
  18. The Reverend Skyblue

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    For this week and for the first time I didn't even get one point.
    I'm so shit at predicting , though two years ago I did come equal third, but that was obviously my peak period
     
  19. Gazolba

    Gazolba Well-Known Member

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    It's early days, don't give up. It might not be you that is bad at predicting, it might be the clubs not getting the results they should be getting.
     
  20. Astute

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    A much better day for me. Started the season poor as usual on page 2. Then missed a days worth of games. But yesterday went from 15th and 21 points behind 1st place to go 4th and only 14 points behind :)
     
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    Why are some match day 6 results still missing?
     
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    It should get there eventually :)
     
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    Looks like last results have not gone through yet.

    Want to see how my march up the table is going :happy:
     
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    2 matches on tonight not showing in matches preview or live score section, unable to enter scores for them
     
  25. Nick

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    Oh, I'll try and force an update when i cab get to my computer
     
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    We ve already done the predictions, the games are rearranged ones from earlier.
     
  27. Nick

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    Ah I did wonder that, hopefully it will just take those as predictions!
     
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    If you wanted to change them before kick off you wouldn't have been able to
     
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    Hi Nick the results have not updated this week, not that it matters much to me I'm rubbish this season
     
  30. Gazolba

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    Never mind this week, still waiting for some results for week 6 !
     
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  31. Gazolba

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    Congratulations on getting the results and points up to date.
     
  32. Nick

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    You would have thought with the sarcasm you would have noticed days ago ;)
     
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    Almost up to date, I don't think this week's points have been added yet have they?
     
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    Not until later on :)
     
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    Looking at why it isn't updating tonight, keep placing bets though :)

    It relies on a 3rd party service for the results, there isn't even a way for me to put them in manually.
     

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