Vital Football

Latest Burnley FC News

Vital Burnley Prediction League-Penultimate Update

Vital Burnley Prediction League-Penultimate Update

Burnley have just five games left to play as we enter the run-in to the end of 2010-11! Middlesbrough (H), Derby County (A), Portsmouth (H), Leeds United (A) and finally Cardiff at home on Saturday 7th May are the only games remaining.

So how are you doing in the Vital Burnley Prediction League then? Well in our penultimate update of the season Claret Dale provides the latest table and lets our players know where they stand with just the five games to go.

The next time we put up a table it will be to announces the winners with cash prizes on offer for first place (£50), second place (£25) and third place (£10)

Claret Dale writes:

Well on the pitch is our play-off bid dead or is it still alive? Who knows? With only five games left, can you still make a push for the prize in the prediction league? The latest update is below:



The 'poor` run of form (a somewhat kind description) has hit everyone hard in the points department. That will teach us for being optimistic!

During the Hull game on March 8th, the 20 people who predicted collected a total of 28 points. In the following six games which were to see the Clarets pick up only a single point on the pitch,only 19 prediction points were scored as a combined total! Oh dear!

A special mention goes to Couch Potato who in his 33rd attempt was able to pick up a maximum 3 points with his 1-0 prediction at the KC stadium.

Best of luck to everyone still in the running for the prize!

UTC

Dale

Join The Vital Debate



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:turfmanphil
Date:Sunday April 17 2011
Time: 10:17PM

Comments

0
Don't worry chaps if I finish in top three, I will disqualify myself ! ;-)
turfmanphil
17/04/2011 22:20:00
0
Can I assume that I'm in joint 4th? Doesn't seem right that someone who misses a game or two gets a higher position based on points per game? If I'm in a tie for 3rd / 4th, I'd like to donate mine to the charity of your choice...
whentheballmoves
17/04/2011 22:48:00
0
Joint third Barnsey yes. I havent seperated on the PPG basis as I think we always said this was just for 'interest'. As you say it is not right for someone to miss games and benefit from it.
Claretdale
18/04/2011 08:11:00
0
As always - if you have any queries with your score - please let me know
Claretdale
18/04/2011 08:11:00
0
Thank you, Dale, for the timely reminder that patience is rewarded. Mine was running thin indeed before the Swans game.
Couch Potato
18/04/2011 10:06:00
0
Cheers Dale, only 3 points added since last update - shocking!!! Agree with the PPG thing, don't make it too complicated, but logically you still lose out from missing games - mine was Millwall A when I forgot to post my 1-1 and would have been three points! Could be costly!
CrosspoolClarets
18/04/2011 10:13:00
0
Paraphrasing the descriptive terms adopted in an excellent piece of punditry by Liam Gallagher on Saturday's Football Focus.....'I'm havin' it man. Know what I mean, Prediction League, watching the game. You know. Mega.'
RickersTwickers
18/04/2011 18:01:00
0
...don't think there is any danger of me having to decide which charities to donate MY winnings to.
RickersTwickers
18/04/2011 18:25:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Bellew Lets Rip at Haye

Recent Burnley Articles

Vital View - Premier League, 25th-26th February 2017

Chelsea remain very much on track for the title. At the other end Leicester - who play Liverpool on Monday - dropped into the bottom three with Hull and Sunderland.

Everton Not Chelsea For Keane

Over the weekend it was being reported that Everton were now in pole position to snap up centre half Michael Keane over the summer and not Chelsea.

Keane On Hull Point

Centre half Michael Keane has spoken how training ground practice paid off for Burnley in the weekend's draw with Hull City.

Point Pleases Dyche

Manager Sean Dyche has reflected positively on the point Burnley took from their trip to Hull City on Saturday.

Archived Vital Burnley Articles

Vital Burnley articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Burnley
Write For Vital Burnley
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Hull MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Heaton10%
Lowton0%
Keane38%
Mee15%
Ward0%
Boyd15%
Westwood15%
Barton7%
Brady0%
Barnes0%
Gray0%
Sub - Tarkowski0%
Sub - Vokes0%
Sub - Arfield0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 26 20 3 3 63 36
2 Spurs 26 15 8 3 53 32
3 Man City 25 16 4 5 52 22
4 Arsenal 25 15 5 5 50 26
5 Liverpool 26 14 7 5 49 22
6 Man Utd 25 13 9 3 48 17
7 Everton 26 12 8 6 44 15
8 WBA 26 11 7 8 40 4
9 West Ham 26 9 6 11 33 -9
10 Stoke 26 8 8 10 32 -10
11 Burnley 26 9 4 13 31 -9
12 Watford 26 8 7 11 31 -13
13 Southampton 25 8 6 11 30 -3
14 AFC Bournemouth 26 7 5 14 26 -15
15 Leicester City 26 6 6 14 24 -17
16 Swansea 26 7 3 16 24 -25
17 Middlesbrough 26 4 10 12 22 -9
18 Crystal Palace 26 6 4 16 22 -13
19 Hull City 26 5 6 15 21 -27
20 Sunderland 26 5 4 17 19 -24
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Burnley Results (view all)

Burnley Fixtures (view all)

Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Swansea City (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 12 2017 4:00PM : Liverpool (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 18 2017 3:00PM : Sunderland (a)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 1 2017 3:00PM : Tottenham Hotspur (H)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 4 2017 7:45PM : Stoke City (H)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 8 2017 3:00PM : Middlesbrough (a)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Irishclaret18
2.cornwallclaret15
3.Grimsby Claret6
4.stevewright703
5.WelshClaret3
6.possetclaret2
7.Mike Mada1
Vital Football Comment