Matchday 4: PSG, Bayern, Juve Through to Round of 16

November 9, 2019
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Juventus struck late at Lokomotiv to book progress ©AFP/Getty Images

For download (PDF): UEFA Champions League Prediction Challenge! 2019-20 Group Stage Matchday 4

Group Stage (Score/100)
1 Doug Wansbrough 68
2 John Woycheshin 62
3 Wes Zetaruk 58
John Lo 58
5 Tim Harris 54
6 Joel Palmer 48
7 Michael Poplawski 44
8 Pedro Oliveira 42

Prizes
🥇 $40.00 🥈 $28.00 🥉 $12.00

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Matchday 3: PSG, Bayern, City Still Perfect

October 25, 2019
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Robert Lewandowski’s Bayern are one of three teams on nine points ©Getty Images

For download (PDF): UEFA Champions League Prediction Challenge! 2019-20 Group Stage Matchday 3

Group Stage (Score/100)
1 Joel Palmer 72
2 Doug Wansbrough 60
3 Wes Zetaruk 40
Michael Poplawski 40
5 Tim Harris 38
6 John Woycheshin 36
7 Pedro Oliveira 34
8 John Lo 32

Prizes
🥇 $40.00 🥈 $28.00 🥉 $12.00

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Matchday 2: Bayern Romp, Liverpool and Ajax Score Wins

October 3, 2019
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Barcelona’s Luis Suarez celebrates after scoring his side’s go-ahead goal during a Group F Champions League soccer match against Inter Milan at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, on Wednesday. (Emilio Morenatti/Associated Press)

For download: UEFA Champions League Prediction Challenge! 2019-20 Group Stage Matchday 2

Group Stage
1 Tim Harris 58
2 Doug Wansbrough 34
3 John Woycheshin 28
4 John Lo 22
5 Joel Palmer 20
Wes Zetaruk 20
Michael Poplawski 20
8 Pedro Oliveira 16

Prizes
🥇 $40.00 🥈 $28.00 🥉 $12.00

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Matchday 1: PSG, Napoli Win Early Duels

September 21, 2019
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Thomas Meunier (No12) celebrates putting Paris 3-0 up against Madrid ©AFP/Getty Images

For download: UEFA Champions League Prediction Challenge! 2019-20 Group Stage Matchday 1

Group Stage
1 Tim Harris 34
2 Joel Palmer 30
3 Doug Wansbrough 24
4 John Woycheshin 20
5 John Lo 18
6 Wes Zetaruk 16
Michael Poplawski 16
8 Pedro Oliveira 10

Prizes
🥇 $40.00 🥈 $28.00 🥉 $12.00

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Group Stage Predictions

September 17, 2019

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For download (PDF): UEFA Champions League Prediction Challenge! 2019-20 Group Stage Predictions

Welcome to the 2019/20 UEFA Champions League Prediction Challenge!

With 8 players this year, we will be playing for a top prize of $40.00, with subsidiary prizes of $28.00 and $12.00.

Only Manchester city and Liverpool are unanimous choices to win their groups. The most interesting group may Group G, with all four teams predicted to win the group.  Juventus and Atlético Madrid in Group D and Chelsea vs. Ajax in Group H are also contentious groups, with each expected to win the group by about half our players. These will be the groups to watch, and there are always surprises!

The ball is already rolling! Enjoy the Prediction Challenge!, and enjoy the games! Good luck!


2019/20 UEFA Champions League Prediction Challenge! Your Invitation

September 12, 2019

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adidas-2017-18-champions-league-ball (2)The UEFA Champions League Prediction Challenge is back for its sixtheenth year!

Starting with the Group Stage which runs from September to December, then followed by knockout games culminating in a Madrid final in June, the Champions League will offer players a chance to play along with the world’s most-watched sporting event over no fewer than five Prediction Challenge rounds!

All you need to play can be found here: the Entry Form, and the Rules.

If you’re new to the game and want to see what last season looked like, please visit:

Join today! Games begin Tuesday, September 17, so please don’t forget to enter!


Klopp, Salah, Alisson Deliver 6th Champions League Title to Liverpool FC

June 1, 2019
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Mo Salah, right, scores the game opener from the penalty spot against Tottenham’s goalkeeper Hugo Lloris, left. (Tolga Bozoglu/EPA-EFE)

For download (PDF): UEFA Champions League Prediction Challenge! 2018-19 Final

Matches completed Saturday:
LIV 2 TOT 0
7 players had match winner correct
1 player (Michael) had match score correct

Michael completed his comeback in our game with a perfect final prediction to take top prize. Doug, Wes and Pedro, also predicting a Liverpool victory, held their prize spots.

I hope all players enjoyed this UEFA Champions League Prediction Challenge! and the chance to match wits with other football fans! Thank you for playing! ~ Michael

Overall
1 Michael Poplawski 319 $50.00
2 Doug Wansbrough 305 $25.00
3 Wes Zetaruk 295 $15.00
4 Pedro Oliveira 287 $10.00
5 Steffen Warias 268
6 Joel Palmer 252
7 Casey Farrell 249
8 Tim Harris 205
9 John Lo 196
10 John Woycheshin 168
Final
1 Michael Poplawski 100
2 Wes Zetaruk 85
Pedro Oliveira 85
Casey Farrell 85
5 Doug Wansbrough 70
Steffen Warias 70
7 Joel Palmer 55
8 Tim Harris 5
John Lo 5
10 John Woycheshin 0
Semi-finals
1 Michael Poplawski 76
2 Doug Wansbrough 62
3 Steffen Warias 58
4 Tim Harris 50
Joel Palmer 50
6 Casey Farrell 28
7 Wes Zetaruk 24
Pedro Oliveira 24
John Woycheshin 24
10 John Lo 20
Quarter-Finals
1 John Lo 70
Pedro Oliveira 70
3 Doug Wansbrough 66
4 John Woycheshin 54
5 Wes Zetaruk 48
Steffen Warias 48
Tim Harris 48
8 Joel Palmer 46
Michael Poplawski 46
10 Casey Farrell 32
Round of 16
1 Doug Wansbrough 59
2 Wes Zetaruk 58
3 Pedro Oliveira 56
4 John Lo 53
Joel Palmer 53
6 Casey Farrell 52
7 Tim Harris 42
8 Michael Poplawski 41
9 Steffen Warias 36
10 John Woycheshin 34
Group Stage
1 Wes Zetaruk 80
2 Tim Harris 60
3 John Woycheshin 56
Michael Poplawski 56
Steffen Warias 56
6 Casey Farrell 52
Pedro Oliveira 52
8 Doug Wansbrough 48
Joel Palmer 48
John Lo 48

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Final Predictions

June 1, 2019

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For download:  UEFA Champions League Prediction Challenge! 2018-19 Final Predictions

Liverpool FC is our overall favourite, and favourite of the four players currently sitting in proze spots, to win today’s duel of English clubs in Madrid.

Good luck, everyone, and enjoy the games!

Overall Standings through Semi-final Round
Final
Prediction
1 Doug Wansbrough 235 $50.00 LIV 3:1
2 Michael Poplawski 219 $25.00 LIV 2:0
3 Wes Zetaruk 210 $15.00 LIV 2:1
4 Pedro Oliveira 202 $10.00 LIV 2:1
5 Tim Harris 200 TOT 3:2
6 Steffen Warias 198 LIV 3:1
7 Joel Palmer 197 LIV 4:1
8 John Lo 191 TOT 3:2
9 John Woycheshin 168 TOT 3:1
10 Casey Farrell 164 LIV 2:1

 


Final Prediction Form is available

May 29, 2019

Predictions are due on the time and date shown on the Form

The Champions League Final taking place Saturday, June 1 features the two English clubs Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool FC as well as a fight to the finish for our four podium spots and being our overall winner.

The Final is our last round, but everything is still wide open!

The Prediction Form is available here. Please make your predictions!

Overall (through Semi-finals round)
1 Doug Wansbrough 235 $50.00
2 Michael Poplawski 219 $25.00
3 Wes Zetaruk 210 $15.00
4 Pedro Oliveira 202 $10.00
5 Tim Harris 200
6 Steffen Warias 198
7 Joel Palmer 197
8 John Lo 191
9 John Woycheshin 168
10 Casey Farrell 164

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Liverpool, Tottenham Deliver Stunning Comebacks, to Meet in Final

May 10, 2019
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Tottenham’s Lucas Moura celebrates after scoring his team’s third goal as Ajax goalkeeper Andre Onana looks despondent. The goal gave Hotspur the win and advancement to the final. (Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

For download (PDF): UEFA Champions League Prediction Challenge! 2018-19 Semi-finals

Michael was the biggest gainer of the fourth round of five in our game, thanks to sharing in both bonuses. Doug, Michael, Wes and Pedro now hold the four prize places entering the Final round.

Overall
1 Doug Wansbrough 235 $50.00
2 Michael Poplawski 219 $25.00
3 Wes Zetaruk 210 $15.00
4 Pedro Oliveira 202 $10.00
5 Tim Harris 200
6 Steffen Warias 198
7 Joel Palmer 197
8 John Lo 191
9 John Woycheshin 168
10 Casey Farrell 164
Semi-finals
1 Michael Poplawski 76
2 Doug Wansbrough 62
3 Steffen Warias 58
4 Tim Harris 50
Joel Palmer 50
6 Casey Farrell 28
7 Wes Zetaruk 24
Pedro Oliveira 24
John Woycheshin 24
10 John Lo 20
Quarter-Finals
1 John Lo 70
Pedro Oliveira 70
3 Doug Wansbrough 66
4 John Woycheshin 54
5 Wes Zetaruk 48
Steffen Warias 48
Tim Harris 48
8 Joel Palmer 46
Michael Poplawski 46
10 Casey Farrell 32
Round of 16
1 Doug Wansbrough 59
2 Wes Zetaruk 58
3 Pedro Oliveira 56
4 John Lo 53
Joel Palmer 53
6 Casey Farrell 52
7 Tim Harris 42
8 Michael Poplawski 41
9 Steffen Warias 36
10 John Woycheshin 34
Group Stage
1 Wes Zetaruk 80
2 Tim Harris 60
3 John Woycheshin 56
Michael Poplawski 56
Steffen Warias 56
6 Casey Farrell 52
Pedro Oliveira 52
8 Doug Wansbrough 48
Joel Palmer 48
John Lo 48

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