Thursday, 27 April 2017

Arsenal Keep Up

In the English Premiership, ARSENAL are keeping tabs on the teams above them as they win again 1-0 at home to LEICESTER CITY. Arsenal moved above Everton to sixth place and they are now on a total of 86 goals. City picked up their thirteenth blank score sheet of the season. TOTTENHAM in second place are now just four points behind Chelsea as they win 1-0 away to Crystal Palace to pick up their 92nd goal.
In the Scottish Championship, Champions HIBERNIAN won 3-2 at home to Raith and they are now on a total of 71 goals.



Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Are Chelsea Champions?

In the English Premiership CHELSEA have extended their lead at the top as they beat SOUTHAMPTON 4-2 at home. Chelsea are now on a total of 92 goals and they have scored a total of eight goals in their last two games. Southampton are now on a total of 51.
In the Championship, WOLVES picked up their sixteenth blank score sheet of the season and now two in a row as they went down 1-0 at home to Huddersfield.
In League One PORT VALE after a run of five games without a goal, picked up goal number 51 as they win 1-0 away to WALSALL who picked up their Sixteenth blank score sheet and now two in a row.


Tuesday, 25 April 2017

Newcastle Are Promoted

NEWCASTLE have been promoted back into the English Premiership after they won 4-1 at home to PRESTON. Newcastle are in second place in the Championship and the goals take’s their goals tally to 95. Preston picked up their 70th goal of the season.



Monday, 24 April 2017

Week Thirty-Eight

It’s Week Thirty-Eight of Season 34 and we had one winner to pick up our Rollover of £12 on a total of 9 goals.That went to BOB SAWYER who picks up his second win of the season.
Bob last won some cash in week thirty where he had to share the prize money with three other players. He has still not had any blank score sheets at the weekends and although he is going back up the table this weekend, 19th is still his best position to date. Celtic is his best team. Bob’s teams are once again

BRENTFORD 3, CELTIC 2, PETERBOROUGH 4

100 MIDWEEK GOALS JACKPOT
We have now extended our list of players that have now scored 100 or more midweek goals to fifteen this week.
DARYL NICHOLLS is still leading but now on a total of 122 goals this week. He picked up the goals from Newcastle and Brighton. His other team is Celtic. In second place on 116 goals is still LUCIFER the Cat or John Wood. He picked up the four goals from Accrington Stanley, Brighton and Newcastle. In third place is GRANT PHILLIPS with 109 goals and in fourth place we have PHIL FRANCKSEN who is now on 107 goals. Can Daryl or anyone else beat our highest midweek score set by Paul Davey in our 2013/14 Season of a total of 132 goals.

WEEKEND RESULTS
Although we had some great score’s this weekend it was also a poor weekend for goals really.  We had forty-seven of our teams in action over the weekend but sixteen failed to score any goals. The average score for the second weekend running remained at 4 goals.
The highest score that we had over the weekend was four goals once again and we had three teams to pick them up.

FA CUP Semi-Finals
We had all four teams in this round and this is where we had one of our high scorer’s where CHELSEA beat London rivals  TOTTENHAM 4-2 in a trilling game. Chelsea take their goals total to 88 while Tottenham are now on 91 goals. In the other Semi ARSENAL beat MANCHESTER CITY 2-1 in extra time to make it an all London final. Arsenal are now on 85 goals while City hit goal number 81.So the final will be between Arsenal and Chelsea and that will be played on 27th May.

PREMIERSHIP
Chelsea are still in that top spot with Tottenham in second place even though both were in cup action over the weekend. LIVERPOOL are still in third place after they lost 2-1 at home to Crystal Palace after going a goal up. Liverpool are now on 84 goals and they have now scored in all of their last ten games. Manchester City are still in fourth place with MANCHESTER UNITED in fifth as they won 2-0 away to Burnley. United are now on a tally of 74 goals. EVERTON have moved back up to sixth place after they drew 0-0 away to WEST HAM. As Everton picked up their seventh blank of the season, West Ham have now had eight. BOURNEMOUTH are now on a total of 53 goals as they win 4-0 at home to Middelsbrough. STOKE picked up their eleventh blank score sheet as they lost 2-0 away to Swansea.

CHAMPIONSHIP
Brighton are still top even though they lost on Friday night to Norwich. Newcastle are in second place but they had no game over the weekend. In the Play-off zone we are down to just one team and they are SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY in fourth place. They won 2-1 at home to DERBY and that takes their goals total to 59 while Derby picked up goal number 57.
Meanwhile LEEDS UNITED are just outside the zone as they lost 2-1 away to Burton and they are now on 65 goals. BRENTFORD won 3-1 at home to QUEENS PARK RANGERS and they are now on 78 goals while Rangers hit goal number 56.Another single goal for ASTON VILLA take’s their goals total to 47 as they win 1-0 at home to Birmingham. CARDIFF drew 0-0 away to Wigan and that was their fifteenth blank of the season. WOLVES picked up their fifteenth blank score sheet as they drew 0-0 at home to Blackburn.

LEAGUE ONE
Champions SHEFFIELD UNITED picked up another three goals as they win 3-0 away to MK DONS. United have picked up six goals this week and they are now on a total of 98 goals. United biggest score was in our 2011/12 Season where they finished on 104. MK Dons have now had seventeen blank score sheets. In the Play-off zone we have three of the four teams with SCUNTHORPE in fourth place as they win 2-1 away to Swindon. Scunthorpe are on 81 goals and they have now scored in all of their last ten games. Fifth is BRADFORD as they win 3-0 at home to AFC Wimbledon. Braford are now on 62 goals. Then comes MILLWALL in sixth place as they lost 3-0 at home to Oxford to pick up their fifteenth blank score sheet and now two in a row.
Meanwhile just outside we have SOUTHEND as they lost 1-0 away to Shrewsbury. Southend picked up their twelfth blank of the season. CHARLTON are on 61 goals as they win 2-1 away to Chesterfield. GILLINGHAM lost 3-2 at home to Fleetwood and they are now on a total of 69 goals. WALSALL picked up their fifteenth blank of the season as they lost 1-0 away to Coventry. OLDHAM are on 37 goals as they drew 1-1 against Rochdale. PETERBOROUGH won 4-2 at home to BRISTOL ROVERS and they are now on 73 goals to Rovers 74. PORT VALE picked up blank number eighteen and now five in a row as they lost 2-0 at home to Bolton.

LEAGUE TWO
We still have the top three here with DONCASTER on top as they lost 2-1 away to Wycombe. Doncaster are on a total of 85 goals. Two points behind them is PLYMOUTH as they drew 0-0 away to COLCHESTER. Plymouth picked up their thirteenth blank score sheet, Colchester picked up their twelfth. PORTSMOUTH are in third place as they win 2-1 at home to Cambridge. Portsmouth are on 75 goals. In the Play-off zone in fourth place is LUTON after they won 2-1 at home to Nott’s County and they are on 76 goals. YEOVIL lost 4-2 away to Grimsby and that takes their goals tally to 53.It’s fifteen blanks for ACCRINGTON as they lost 1-0 away to Newport. LEYTON ORIENT are relegated after a unbroken run of 112 year stay in the English Football League as they lost 3-0 away to Crewe. That was their nineteenth of the season.

SCOTTISH RESULTS
In the WILLIAM HILL CUP Semi-Finals we had all four teams. HIBERNIAN lost 3-2 against ABERDEEN to take their goals total to 68 goals while Aberdeen are on 77. CELTIC played rivals RANGERS and won 2-0. Celtic are now on a total of 113 goals while Rangers picked up their fifth blank of the season. The final is set between Aberdeen and Celtic and that will be played on 27th May.
In the Championship, FALKIRK are still in second place as they win 2-1 away to Dunfermline. Falkirk are on a total of 59 goals. In League One, STENHOUSEMUIR are still rock bottom of this league as they win 1-0 away to second from bottom  PETERHEAD. Stenhousemuir are now on a total of 49 goals while Peterhead picked up their twelfth blank of the season.

Our Best Three Teams Are

CELTIC (113) SHEFFIELD UNITED (98) TOTTENHAM (91) Total of 302 goals

Our Worst Three Teams Are

KILMARNOCK (35) OLDHAM (37) STOKE (42) Total of 114 goals

Our Best team on form is still CELTIC after they have scored in all of their forty-one League and Cup games played and netting a total of 113 goals which still gives them an average score of two goals per game.

OLDHAM  have picked up the most number of blank score sheets this season with a total of twenty-fifth out of their forty-nine games played.

Our highest goal scorers in our 34th Season are  HIBERNIAN after they won 8-1 away to non-league team Bonnyrigg Ross in the Fourth Round of the Scottish WILLIAM HILL CUP in Week Twenty-Five.

JUNE TIGHE is in her eighth weekend at the top as she picks up a total of nine goals for  the week.  June’s  picked up another four goals in midweek and the other five came at the weekend from Celtic and Sheffield United. Newcastle had no game. June has now extended her lead to seven goals clear of Lee Clark who has remained in second place again this weekend. June has moved up to 23rd place in our Champions League as she has now beaten three past champions which one of them was last season’s champion, Richard Williams who finished on a total of 298 goals.

At the other end at number 136 we still have EMMA SAWYER after her combination picked her up seven goals for the week. Four of them came from the weekend from Hibernian and Charlton. Her third team is Leicester City who had no game. Emma has now been at number 136 for a total of eight weeks over the season. She is now two goals behind Jason Cooper who picked up a total of six goals over the week. Emma is still moving up our Loser’s League this weekend as she has now beaten another ten players to land in 13th spot. Emma needs another good week to move up into the top ten. 

      THIS      LAST                                                            M/WEEK       W/END        TOTAL        
      WEEK     WEEK             NAME                                   GOALS         GOALS        GOALS    

         1            -                  J. TIGHE                                      104                198                 302               
            2                 -                 L. CLARK                                   92                   203                295                
            3                 -                 G. PHILLIPS                               109                185                 294                 
            4                 7                TIM WOOD                               83                   209                 292               
            5                 4                S. STUBBS                                 95                   197                 292                  
           6                 11              A. STUBBS (2012/13)              83                   208                 291                 
           7                 8                M. PEPPERRELL (2002/03)    93                   196                 289                
           8                 6                D. NICHOLLS                            122                167                 289                 
           9                 13              N. HORTON                               81                  207                 288                  
           10              5                D. GOODSON                            103                185                 288   

Friday, 21 April 2017

Norwich Win Via Brighton's Goalkeeper

In the English Championship, NORWICH beat BRIGHTON 2-0 at home after the Brighton goalkeeper scored twice with two freaky goals in his own net. The two goals take’s Norwich’s goal tally to 90 goals now after their two midweek games while Brighton picked up their ninth blank score sheet of  the season.

Tuesday, 18 April 2017

Easter Bank Holiday Monday Results

In the English Premiership ARSENAL have moved up to sixth place after they won 2-1 away to Middlesbrough. Arsenal are now on a total of 83 goals.

In the Championship BRIGHTON are now promoted to the Premiership after they won 2-1 at home against Wigan. Brighton was last there in 1983 and the goals now give them a total of 85. NEWCASTLE are in second place as they lost 3-1 away to Ipswich and that was their 91st goal of the season. In the play-offs SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY won 2-1 away to QUEENS PARK RANGERS. Wednesday are now on 57 goals while Rangers are on 55. BRENTFORD drew 1-1 away to Barnsley to pick up goal number 75. CARDIFF are on a total of 58 goals as they win 1-0 at home to Nottingham Forest. ASTON VILLA lost 3-1 away to Fulham and they are now on 46 goals. LEEDS UNITED lost 1-0 at home to WOLVES to pick up their thirteenth blank of the season while Wolves picked up goal number 60. NORWICH won 3-1 away to PRESTON and they are now on a total of 88 goals while Preston are on 69. DERBY drew 1-1 at home to Huddersfield and they are now on a total of 56 goals.

In League One Champions SHEFFIELD UNITED are now on a total of 95 goals as they win 3-0 at home to BRADFORD who picked up their tenth blank of the season. BRISTOL ROVERS are on 72 goals as they win 1-0 at home to OLDHAM who picked up their twenty-fifth blank score sheet. CHARLTON won 3-0 at home to GILLINGHAM and they are now on 59 goals while Gillingham picked up their tenth blank of the season. MILLWALL picked up their fourteenth blank score sheet as they lost 1-0 away to Fleetwood. PORT VALE lost 2-0 away to Oxford and that was their seventeenth blank and now four games in a row. SCUNTHORPE are on 79 goals as they win 3-1 at home to Chesterfield. MK DONS are on 67 goals as they win 2-1 away to SOUTHEND who are now on a total of 70 goals. It’s 50 goals for WALSALL as they won 1-0 at home to Swindon. PETERBOROUGH drew 0-0 away to Wimbledon and that was their thirteenth blank of the season.

In League Two our top three teams are all promoted as DONCASTER lost 1-0 at home to Blackpool and that is their fifth blank of the season while PLYMOUTH in second place picked up their biggest win of the season as they won 6-1 at home to Newport. Plymouth are now on a total of 71 goals. PORTSMOUTH are on 73 goals as they win 3-1 away to Notts County. LUTON in fourth place drew 1-1 away to Mansfield and that was their 74th goal of the season. ACCRINGTON STANLEY are on 63 goals after they won 1-0 at home to Crawley. LEYTON ORIENT picked up another two goals as they win 2-1 at home to Hartlepool. COLCHESTER drew 1-1 away to Morecombe to pick up their 63rd goal. YEOVIL are on 51 goals as they win 3-0 at home to Crewe.

Monday, 17 April 2017

Week Thirty-Seven

It’s Week Thirty-Seven of Season 34 and we did not have any pay out this weekend due to the lack of games over the Easter Weekend. But the good news was that although we only had twenty-one of our teams in action, only three of you failed to pick up any weekend goals. Next weekend we will have our eighth Rollover of the season with another £12 in the pot.

100 MIDWEEK GOALS JACKPOT
We have now extended our list of players that have now scored 100 or more midweek goals to ten this week.
DARYL NICHOLLS is still leading but now on a total of 119 goals this week. He picked up the goals from Newcastle and Brighton. His other team is Celtic. In second place on 112 goals is still LUCIFER the Cat or John Wood. He picked up the three goals from Brighton and Newcastle. His other teams is Accrington Stanley who failed to score any goals. In third place is CHRIS SETFORD with 105 goals and in joint fourth place we have STEVE CADWELL and PHIL FRANCKSEN both are on 104 goals. Can Daryl or anyone else beat our highest midweek score set by Paul Davey in our 2013/14 Season of a total of 132 goals.

WEEKEND RESULTS
To be honest we did not have a bad  weekend even though we had just twenty-one of our teams in action over the weekend. But the average score went down from seven last weekend to 4 goals this weekend. Out of our twenty-one teams, only four failed to score any goals. The highest score that we had over the weekend was four goals and they came from the English Premiership TOTTENHAM who won 4-0 at home to BOURNEMOUTH.  Tottenham are still in second place behind Chelsea but they are now only four points away from nicking the title from them. Tottenham have now scored in all of their last nine games and they are now on a total of 89 goals with thirteen of them coming from their last four games. Bournemouth picked up blank number ten.
Tottenham have been with Golden Goals for thirty-three seasons now and they started in our very first season ending with a total of 71 goals. They were our tenth most voted team then. Their highest score came in the 1986/87 Season with 109 goals. Last season they finished on 78 goals. Over the years they have netted a total of 2408 goals which gives them an average score of 72 goals per season to date. This season they have a total of 14 votes and they have had just four blank score sheets.

PREMIERSHIP
CHELSEA lost their fifth league game this weekend out of thirty-two played as they lost 2-0 away to MANCHESTER UNITED who have remained in fifth place. Chelsea have now had just three blank score sheets throughout the season while United take their goals tally to 72. Tottenham are in second place while LIVERPOOL are still in third place after they won 1-0 away to West Brom. Liverpool are now on 83 goals. MANCHESTER CITY are still in fourth place after they won 3-0 away to SOUTHAMPTON. City have taken their goals total to 80 goals while Southampton picked up their eleventh blank score sheet. EVERTON have moved up to sixth place after they won 3-1 at home to Burnley and that now puts them on a total of 65 goals. It’s 50 goals for LEICESTER CITY as they drew 2-2 away to Crystal Palace. WEST HAM are on 48 goals as they drew 2-2 away to Sunderland. STOKE won 3-1 at home against Hull to take their goals tally to 42.

CHAMPIONSHIP
ASTON VILLA lost 3-1 at home to Reading to give them their 45th goal of the season.

LEAGUE ONE
OLDHAM won their twelfth league game as they win 1-0 at home to Bolton. Oldham are now on 36 goals.

SCOTTISH RESULTS
In the Scottish Premiership Champions CELTIC are now on a total of 111 goals as they drew 2-2 away to Ross County.  ABERDEEN in second place won 2-1 away to ST JOHNSTONE. Aberdeen are now on 74 goals while St Johnstone hit goal number 60. RANGERS are still in third place after they won 2-0 at home to Partick. Rangers are now on 78 goals
In the Championship, HIBERNIAN are crowned Champions as they win 3-0 at home to Queen of South. Hibernian are now on 66 goals. FALKIRK are still in second place and now eleven points behind Hibs as they drew 2-2 at home to St Mirren Falkirk are on a total of 57 goals.
In League One, STENHOUSEMUIR are still rock bottom of this league as they lost 1-0 at home to Livingston and that was their fourteenth blank of the season. PETERHEAD won 2-1 away to East Fife to take their goals tally to 48 and they are now five points in front of Stenhouesmuir.

Our Best Three Teams Are

CELTIC (111) SHEFFIELD UNITED (92) NEWCASTLE (90) Total of 293 goals

Our Worst Three Teams Are

KILMARNOCK (35) OLDHAM (36) STOKE (42) Total of 113 goals

 Our Best team on form is still CELTIC after they have scored in all of their forty League and Cup games played and netting a total of 111 goals which still gives them an average score of two goals per game.

OLDHAM  have picked up the most number of blank score sheets this season with a total of twenty-fourth out of their forty-seven games played.

Our highest goal scorers in our 34th Season are  HIBERNIAN after they won 8-1 away to non-league team Bonnyrigg Ross in the Fourth Round of the Scottish WILLIAM HILL CUP in Week Twenty-Five.

JUNE TIGHE is now in her seventh weekend at the top as she picks up a total of six goals for  the week.  June’s  picked up four goals in midweek and the other two came at the weekend from Celtic as Newcastle and Sheffield United had no game. June has once again reduced her lead to just three goals clear of Lee Clark who has remained in second place this weekend.
June has moved up to 26th place in our Champions League as she has now beaten  Martyn Gent’s score of 289 in the 1984/85 Season and my very own score of 290 goals which I won on back in the 2008/09 Season.

At the other end at that dreaded number 136 we still have EMMA SAWYER after her combination picked her up six goals for the week. Five of them came from the weekend from Hibernian three and Leicester City two. Her third team is Charlton who had no game. Emma has now been at number 136 for a total of seven weeks over the season. She is now just one goal behind Kathy Somerville who picked up a total of five goals over the week. Emma is still moving up our Loser’s League this weekend as she has now beaten another five players to land in 23rd spot. Emma needs another good weekend to move up into the top twenty. 

   THIS      LAST                                                            M/WEEK       W/END        TOTAL        
  WEEK     WEEK             NAME                                   GOALS         GOALS        GOALS    

       1            -                  J. TIGHE                                     100                193                293              
         2                 -                 L. CLARK                                   91                  199                290                  
        3                 4                G. PHILLIPS                                103                183                286                 
        4                 3                S. STUBBS                                   94                  191                285                  
        5                 -                 D. GOODSON                            102                182                284                 
        6                 7                D. NICHOLLS                            119                165                284                
       7                 10              TIM WOOD                                 80                  203                283                 
       8                 6                M. PEPPERRELL (2002/03)     90                  192                282                 
       9                 11              M. DORAN                                  99                  182                281                 
       10              14              M. FISHER                                    71                  209                280