Episode 36

September 24th, 2008

Ok to make the match more interesting to watch I decided to risk 50p on Chelsea against Monaco in the first leg of their Champions League semi final. I figured also that the players would be fighting not only for themselves but also for beleagured manager Ranieri who, if reports are to be believed, is [...]

Episode 35

September 20th, 2008

Ok there has been a bit of activity over the weekend. Newcastle beat PSV of course so that was a great start. On Saturday I backed Norwich to beat Walsall – which they did 5-0! However, Chelsea again cost me money not being able to beat Everton. Also I had a bit of a mad [...]

Episode 34

September 16th, 2008

So up pops Gary Neville to score his first Premiership goal in 3 years winning me 50p in the process.
And so to this evening’s EUFA Cup second leg between Newcastle and PSV. It’s 1-1 after the first leg and I fancy Newcastle to go through. ÂŁ1 then staked at 8/11 which will yield 73p profit [...]

Episode 33

September 14th, 2008

Oh no. It’s all going pear-shaped again.
The Leeds/Leicester match actually yielded 5 goals (3-2 to Leeds). After that I lost ÂŁ1 as Real Madrid lost badly and unexpectedly to Monaco in the Champions League. Another pound was lost because Newcastle drew 1-1 with PSV Eindhoven (and I needed 1 goal at most).
I felt that I [...]