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Monday, October 19, 2020 -
Andy Dunne has moved into the lead in our October competition - you can see the updated leaderboard by clicking here...

The aforementioned Mr Dunne also made a decisive move at the top of the overall leaderboard this week - full details here....

We've reached the semi final stage in our FAI Cup competition. You can see draw for the last 4 by clicking here...

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - Well done to Andy Dunne who was confirmed as our latest monthly winner following Sligo's victory over Derry tonight.. You can see the final standings for September hot off the presses by clicking here....

Monday, September 21, 2020 - Congratulations to Gary Donnelly who won our first silverware of the season, beating Davy Doyle in the final of our league cup competition - click here to see the final results....

Sunday, August 23, 2020 - Graeme Buckley wins the July / August competition by just six points collecting first prize of €25 and a three week stint as Minister for Agriculture - you can see the final standings for the month by clicking here...

Sunday, July 19, 2020 - As a result of the reduced fixture list and restrictions on attendance I've rejigged the prize fund quicker than an FAI committee reshuffle as follows:

Overall First Place - €200
Overall Second Place - €100
Overall Third Place - €50

League Cup Winner - €50
FAI Cup Winner - €50

The monthly prizes will revert to a cash equivalent replacing the match tickets - there'll be five monthly winners winning €25..... Three people share the March prize as a result of that month's competition being cut short.

Sunday, March 1, 2020 - You wait ages to see your first monthly winner of the season and then two come along together. Well done to Caroline Carroll and Joseph Kavanagh who top the table in our first monthly competition of the season. Full details on the February page....
    How Does It All Work Then?
Points are earned from predicting the scorelines in each match in the 2020 SSE Airtricity Premier League season - for each game in the league 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 2020 will be €10.50 with all entrance fees collected less transaction charges going into the prize fund:






 
 


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