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Old 07-15-2019, 11:58 PM
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Default English Premier League Prediction Contest 2019-2020

Previous Contests:
2010-11 Champion: Traina
2011-12 Champion: egg
2012-13 Champion: radoaos
2013-14 Champion: DownInTexas
2014-15 Champion: Minnesotah
2015-16 Champion: Flying J
2016-17 Champion: DownInTexas
2017-18 Champion: Minnesotah
2018-19 Champion: DownInTexas

Rules: Rank the 20 EPL teams in the order you think they will finish in the league single table. If you have a team at X, and they finish at Y, you get (ABS(X-Y))/2 points. The person with the lowest score at the end of the season wins.

Tiebreaker: For i = 1 to 20: Compare the ith pick for both players. If they are the same, loop. If they are not the same, the player who picked the team that finished higher in the final standings wins.

Deadline: Entries are due 42 minutes before the first game of the season.

Note: You must put the teams in order using the exact names listed below and without numbers or punctuation. If I can't copy and paste it into excel exactly as is, it will not be accepted. Yes, I am that lazy.

Teams:
Arsenal
Aston Villa
Bournemouth
Brighton & Hove Albion
Burnley
Chelsea
Crystal Palace
Everton
Leicester City
Liverpool
Manchester City
Manchester United
Newcastle United
Norwich City
Sheffield United
Southampton
Tottenham Hotspur
Watford
West Ham United
Wolverhampton Wanderers

The first match is August 9th at 3:00 pm eastern. Picks must be in no later than 2:18 pm eastern.
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Old 07-16-2019, 01:00 PM
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Manchester City
Liverpool
Tottenham Hotspur
Arsenal
Manchester United
Chelsea
Wolverhampton Wanderers
Everton
Leicester City
Crystal Palace
Newcastle United
West Ham United
Bournemouth
Southampton
Watford
Burnley
Aston Villa
Brighton & Hove Albion
Norwich City
Sheffield United
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Man City
Liverpool
Tottenham
Chelsea
Man United
Arsenal
Everton
Wolves
Leicester
West Ham
Newcastle
Aston Villa
Crystal Palace
Watford
Southampton
Bournemouth
Brighton
Burnley
Norwich
Sheffield United
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Manchester City
Liverpool
Chelsea
Tottenham Hotspur
Manchester United
Wolverhampton Wanderers
Arsenal
Leicester City
Everton
West Ham United
Southampton
Crystal Palace
Bournemouth
Watford
Aston Villa
Brighton & Hove Albion
Burnley
Newcastle United
Norwich City
Sheffield United
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You guys are doing it all wrong.
You wait for wat? to put his entry in, then do the complete opposite.


AMIRITE???
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Man City
Liverpool
Tottenham
Chelsea
Man United
Arsenal
Everton
Wolves
Leicester
West Ham
Newcastle
Aston Villa
Crystal Palace
Watford
Southampton
Bournemouth
Brighton
Burnley
Norwich
Sheffield United
Invalid entry.
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You guys are doing it all wrong.
You wait for wat? to put his entry in, then do the complete opposite.


AMIRITE???
Close enough, but then again Arsenal may pull off a Leicester this year
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I'm gonna be in Manchester next Friday night for opening night. Anyone know of any good pubs to watch the Liverpool game?
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Manchester City
Liverpool
Tottenham Hotspur
Chelsea
Arsenal
Manchester United
Everton
Wolverhampton Wanderers
Leicester City
Crystal Palace
West Ham United
Watford
Bournemouth
Southampton
Aston Villa
Brighton & Hove Albion
Burnley
Newcastle United
Norwich City
Sheffield United
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