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Saturday, April 10, 2021 -
We have a new leader in the monthly competition - you can see the updated leaderboard for April by clicking here...

The same applies for our overall leaderboard where we also have a new front runner - see the updated standings in the main competition by clicking here....

There was one replay taking place this weekend in our League Cup competition - you can see who has made it through to the last 32 by clicking here...

Sunday, March 28, 2021 - Finally, we have our first scores update on the site. Typically, the missing score submissions from last weekend were forwarded to us in the early hours of this morning by our former service provider in the US. I've been able to add them in to this week's update so your scores for this week are for the two rounds of matches played so far....

Assuming no manager leaves their job between no and next Wednesday, it looks like we have our first monthly winner of the season - you can see the leaderboard for March by clicking here....

Sunday, March 28, 2021 - Based on the final numbers of 53 signed up we're looking at the prize fund as follows:

Overall first place - €200
Overall second place - €100
Overall third place - €50

Nine monthly winners - €20 each

Two cup competition winners - €50 each

Monday, November 9 2020 - Well done to Jay Thomas who wins our November competition after picking up a remarkable 50 points over the last week of the season - you can see the final leaderboard by clicking here...

Andy Dunne becomes our first overall winner after a seventeen point victory over Joseph Kavanagh in the main competition - full details here....

Our FAI Cup competition was won by Paul Moore who had a narrow victory over Dean Fletcher in tonight's final - you can see the final scores here....

    How Does It All Work Then?
Points are earned from predicting the scorelines in each match in the 2021 SSE Airtricity Premier and First Divisions - for each game you'll get either zero, five or ten points depending how close you are to getting the scoreline exactly right.

You can also pay your entrance fee now too if you like. The charge for 2021 will be €10.50 with all entrance fees collected less transaction charges going into the prize fund:





 

 
 


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