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#1136049 - Wed May 18 2016 07:46 AM Results & Standings .. FTPL
gtho4 Offline
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FINAL ROUND
16 of 18 players lodged tips

FT Premiership
Round 34
Sun 15th May
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H-x-A
correct picks. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
16-0-00
0-8-80
11-4-10
14-2-00
0-1-15
14-1-10
0-4-12
1-4-11
6-7-30
0-3-13
4-0
1-1
3-0
3-1
5-1
4-1
2-1
1-1
2-2
1-1
16
8
11
14
0
14
0
4
7
3
Arsenal v Aston Villa
Chelsea v Leicester City
Everton v Norwich City
Manch United v Bournemouth
Newcastle Utd v Tott Hotspur
Southampton v Crystal Palace
Stoke City v West Ham United
Swansea City v Manchester City
Watford v Sunderland
West Bromwich Alb v Liverpool


ElfTwinkle Dizart illiniman14 kevinatilusa Sypher
ElfTwinkle George95

paper_aero wwe84

ElfTinkle Howie72 LeoDaVinci opzzz2002

srini701 Howie72 PaulE `
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Liverpool v Watford, Manch City v Arsenal and Spurs v Saints were played on Sunday
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FT Premier League. . . . .Results
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dg_dave
Dizart
ElfTwinkle
George95
Howie72
KrivoyRog
N-Bomb
paper_aero
wwe84
4-6
5-5
6-3
3-6
6-3
3-7
5-3
4-6
4-4
LeoDaVinci
illiniman14
kevinatilusa
PaulE
Sypher
srini701
FussBudget
ozzz2002
gtho4
...|37-40| 77
.. default = wooden spoon score

FT Premier League. . . . .Table
. . .ROUND 34
TW LW               W  D  L   F A   GD  pts
1 1 PaulE 17 9 8 157 145 +12 60
2 3 Howie72 16 9 9 156 146 +10 57
3 4 ozzz2002 17 6 11 156 152 +4 57
4 2 illiniman14 15 11 8 165 153 +12 56
5 5 Dizart 16 6 12 159 148 +11 54
6 6 wwe84 15 8 11 151 139 +12 53
7 7 N-Bomb 15 8 11 159 150 +9 53
8 8 kevinatilusa 14 7 13 150 147 +3 49
9 9 paper_aero 13 8 13 157 146 +11 47
10 13 srini701 14 5 15 158 158 0 47
11 12 gtho4 13 8 13 156 159 -3 47
12 10 dg_dave 13 7 14 152 143 +9 46
13 11 Sypher 12 10 12 152 152 0 46
14 14 LeoDaVinci 12 8 14 147 155 -8 44
15 17 ElfTwinkle 11 8 15 148 162 -14 41
16 15 FussBudget 11 7 16 149 156 -7 40
17 16 George95 10 9 15 154 160 -6 39
18 18 KrivoyRog 2 6 26 99 154 -55 12

Weekly Leaders



1. +2 George95 LeoDaVinci wwe84
Howie72 PaulE ozzz2002 illiniman14 Dizart
2. +2 Howie72 PaulE Dizart
3. +2 Howie72
4. +2 Howie72
5. +1 PaulE
6. +2 Howie72
7. +3 Howie72 paper_aero
8. +1 Howie72 paper_aero
9. +3 paper_aero
10. +2 paper_aero
11. +1 ozzz2002 paper-aero
12. +1 ozzz2002
13. +2 PaulE
14. +2 PaulE
15. +1 PaulE paper_aero
16. +1 Sypher
17. +1 ozzz2002
18. +2 Sypher
19. +1 Sypher
20. +1 illiniman14
21. +1 N-Bomb
22. +1 Howie72
23. +1 illiniman14
24. +1 illiniman14
25. +1 illiniman14 Dizart
26. +1 illiniman14
27. +1 ozzz2002 illiniman14 Dizart
28. +2 ozzz2002
29. +3 ozzz2002
30. +1 Howie72 ozzz2002
31. +1 illiniman14
32. +1 PaulE
33. +2 PaulE
34. +3 PaulE

.Weekly Position

wk 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34

PaulE 7 3 3 2 1 2 3 5 11 6 4 3 1 1 2 4 4 7 3 4 4 6 6 6 6 6 4 4 4 4 2 1 1 1
Howie 7 1 1 1 2 1 2 2 3 7 7 11 6 7 8 10 7 4 10 6 2 1 5 5 4 2 5 5 2 1 4 4 3 2
ozzz2 4 9 12 16 16 10 8 6 2 2 2 1 3 2 5 2 1 2 7 5 8 5 4 2 5 5 3 1 1 2 3 3 4 3
illin 4 8 8 5 6 5 4 3 4 5 6 9 9 11 7 6 9 5 2 1 3 2 1 1 2 1 1 2 3 3 1 2 2 4
Dizar 6 2 2 4 5 4 5 7 5 8 9 13 11 6 10 13 11 8 5 9 7 4 2 3 1 4 2 3 5 5 5 5 5 5
wwe84 1 7 6 10 7 6 6 4 7 3 3 2 4 4 3 5 3 3 9 8 9 10 9 8 10 10 9 8 7 9 7 6 6 6
N-Bom 12 17 17 12 9 11 16 18 15 11 8 5 7 9 6 11 8 9 3 3 1 3 3 4 3 3 6 6 6 7 6 7 7 7
kevin 12 18 18 18 18 18 15 12 10 12 11 7 8 14 9 7 10 12 12 12 10 11 13 10 9 9 10 9 10 10 8 9 8 8
paper 9 6 9 6 3 3 1 1 1 1 1 4 2 3 1 3 6 6 11 11 13 13 12 15 17 14 15 14 12 12 12 12 9 9
srini 11 16 13 17 15 14 10 16 17 16 17 14 16 15 16 12 14 16 16 16 14 16 11 14 16 13 14 13 14 14 14 13 13 10
gtho4 9 12 16 8 13 15 11 8 13 15 14 16 17 17 17 17 15 14 15 13 12 9 10 11 12 15 11 10 11 11 11 10 12 11
dg_da 14 9 14 13 8 9 15 12 8 12 11 8 12 8 12 9 12 11 8 7 5 7 8 9 7 8 8 11 9 8 9 8 10 12
Syphe 16 14 10 9 14 16 12 9 6 9 10 6 5 5 4 1 2 1 1 2 6 8 7 7 8 7 7 7 8 6 10 11 11 13
LeoDa 3 5 5 3 4 7 7 11 8 4 5 10 10 12 15 14 16 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 14 11 13 16 17 17 15 16 14 14
ElfTw 14 11 4 7 11 13 18 14 16 17 15 17 14 13 13 15 17 15 14 14 15 14 15 16 13 16 17 17 16 15 16 17 17 15
FussB 18 13 15 15 17 17 14 10 14 10 13 15 13 10 11 8 5 10 6 10 11 12 14 13 11 12 16 15 15 16 17 14 15 16
Georg 2 4 7 11 12 8 9 15 12 14 16 12 15 16 14 16 13 13 13 15 16 15 16 12 15 17 12 12 13 13 13 15 16 17
defau 17 15 10 14 10 12 13 17 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 17 18

wk 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34

Form Guide
TW LW hi-lo               GD pts       sequences xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxix
----- ----- --------hf ws
1 1 1-11 PaulE +11 60 4 3 WWxWWLLLLWWWWxLLxLWWxLWxWxWxxWWWxW
3 3 1-11 Howie72 +10 57 3 5 WWWWLWxLLLxLWxxxWWLWWWLxWWLxWWLxxW
4 4 1-16 ozzz2002 +4 57 9 8 WLLLxWWWWxWWLxLWWLLWLWWWLxWWWLxxLW
2 2 1-11 illiniman14 +12 56 6 4 WLxWxWxWLxxLxxWWLWWWLWWWLWLxxWWxLx
5 5 1-13 Dizart +11 54 3 WWxxxWLLWLLLWWLLWWWLWWWxWLWLLWxLWx
6 6 1-10 wwe84 +12 53 4 3 WLxLWWLWLWWWLLWLWxLxxLxWLLWxWxWWWx
7 7 1-18 N-Bomb +9 53 4 3 LLxWWLLLWWWWLxWLWxWWWLWLWxxxLLWxxW
8 8 7-18 kevinatilusa +2 49 2 5 LLxLLWWWWLxWxLWWLLWLWLLWWxxxxWWLWL
9 9 1-17 paper_aero +11 47 2 3 xWLWWWWLWLxLWLWLLxxLLxxLLWxxWLWWWL
13 13 10-17 srini701 0 47 4 5 LLWLxxWLLWLWLWxWLLLWWxWLLWxWLLLWWW
12 12 8-17 gtho4 -3 47 3 1 xLxWLLWWLxxLxLLWWWLWWWLxLLWWxWLWLx
10 10 5-15 dg_dave +9 46 6 4 LWLxWLLWWLxWLWLWLWWxWLLLWxxLWWxxLL
11 11 1-16 Sypher 0 46 4 6 LxWxLLWWWxLWWxWWxWLxLLWLLWxxxWLLxL
14 14 3-17 LeoDaVinci -8 44 4 WxxWxLxLWWxLxxLxLLLLLWWWWWLLLLWLWW
17 17 4-18 ElfTwinkle -13 41 7 8 LWWLLLLWLxWLWWxLLWxxxWLxWLLLWxLxLW
15 15 5-18 FussBudget -7 40 4 6 LWLxLxWWLWLLWWxWWLWLLLLxWLLxxLLWxL
16 16 2-17 George95 -5 39 4 4 WxLLxWLLWxLWLxWLWxxLxWLWLxWWLLLLxL
18 18 10-18 default -55 12 1 1 LxWLWLxLLLxLLLLLLLxLLLLLLLLxLLxLLL
74 70

All three podium spots were decided in the last week. PaulE won his last match to retain 1st place and win the gold medal, illiniman14 was held to a draw and slipped off the podium from 2nd to 4th as Howie72 and ozzz2002 both won to give us a dead-heat for 2nd place. The silver was won by Howie72 on goal difference!

As testament to closeness of this year's comp - no records were set for most or fewest wins/defeats/goals for the season (see table below with text colour brown). This has to be because Leicester City won their first-ever FAPL title and the Big Four failed to finish in the first two spots.

It was a memorable season, a season of what seemed like weekly upsets. Leicester City became the 24th different team to be crowned champions of England. The 23rd team was Nottingham Forest almost 40 years ago, when they won their first title in 1978 (see post below this one for a compete list all the way back to the first champions in 1889, for season 1888-89).
The three medallists scored more pts in the 2nd half of the season than the first half (see table at right) .. except for ozzz2002 (he was our leader at the half-way mark): 10 of the 18 runners scored more points in the second half than the first, seven scored fewer in the second half and dg_dave was the only player to score exactly the same number of pts in each half. The biggest changes first half vs. second half were gtho4 at +7 points and FussBudget at -14 pts.

We had a total of nine different leaders during the season, which is exactly half the field and probably an FT record for any tipping comp. Howie72 and PaulE were leaders for 9 weeks, followed by ozzz2002 and illiniman14 for 8 weeks.

The longest consecutive streak as leader was 5 weeks each, by paper_aero and illiniman14.
FT PREMIER LEAGUE STANDINGS
sorted on pts in 2nd half of season

position points
------ ----18-34----
w17 w34 1-17 final
------ -------------
4 1 PaulE 27 33 60
9 4 illiniman14 25 31 56
7 2 Howie72 26 31 57
11 5 Dizart 24 30 54
15 11 gtho4 20 27 47
8 7 N-Bomb 26 27 53
1 3 ozzz2002 30 27 57
14 10 srini701 21 26 47
10 8 kevinatilusa 24 25 49
3 6 wwe84 28 25 53
16 14 LeoDaVinci 20 24 44
12 12 dg_dave 23 23 46
17 15 ElfTwinkle 20 21 41
6 9 paper_aero 26 21 47
13 17 George95 22 17 39
2 13 Sypher 29 17 46
5 16 FussBudget 27 13 40
18 18 KrivoyRog 9 3 12
PaulE finished the season with a 12-game undefeated streak and wwe84 was undefeated in eight. PaulE fell two short of the all-time FT-PL record of 14 set by Sypher ten years ago in the 2005-06 comp. George95 finished the season win-less in six .. dg_dave and Sypher were win-less in four.

The defending titleholder was N-Bomb. Dizart was last year's silver medallist (illiniman14 won bronze). None of them made this year's podium. The three relegation spots at the bottom of the table will still play next year if no-one outside this year's field signs in .. which is a distinct possibility.

PaulE becomes the 3rd person to win this comp twice (his first was in 2007). The other two players are gtho4 with back-to-back wins in 2008 & 2009 and illiniman14 in 2012 & 2014.

That's it for another season; the end of the 13th FT-PL comp. Congratulations to the three medallists .. and commiserations to the rest of us! We'll see most of the elite FAPL players next month in the Euro 2016 comp.

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Hall of Fame
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Wooden Spoon
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Wk H-x-A

1 3-2-5
2 1-6-3
3 3-3-4
4 7-1-2
5 3-3-4
6 5-2-3
7 3-4-3
8 4-2-4
9 4-2-4
10 5-2-3
11 4-3-3
12 4-1-5
13 4-5-1
14 4-4-2
15 4-3-3
16 3-2-5
17 6-3-1
18 4-3-3
19 6-2-2
20 6-3-1
21 2-3-5
22 4-3-3
23 4-3-3
24 3-1-6
25 6-1-1
26 5-2-3
27 3-3-4
28 3-2-5
29 4-4-2
30 6-2-2
31 2-3-5
32 6-3-1
33 4-3-3
34 6-4-0

   


7/10 George95 LeoDaVinci wwe84
8/10 ElfTwinkle
6/10 ElfTwinkle
7/10 PaulE Dizart FussBudget illiniman14 N-Bomb
5/10 PaulE KrivoyRog dg_dave LeoDaVinci srini701
9/10 ozzz2002
5/10 paper_aero Sypher
7/10 dg_dave Sypher ElfTwinkle gtho4 kevinatilusa
7/10 dg_dave George95 srini701
7/10 PaulE N-Bomb ElfTwinkle FussBudget LeoDaVinci
5/10 PaulE N-Bomb ozzz2002 wwe84
6/10 Sypher ozzz2002
8/10 Howie72
5/10 FussBudget
7/10 FussBudget srini701
7/10 Sypher
7/10 ozzz2002
7/10 dg_dave
7/10 illiniman14
6/10 illiniman14 N-Bomb
6/10 dg_dave
7/10 ElfTwinkle George95
7/10 ozzz2002 Dizart
6/10 ozzz2002
7/8 LeoDaVinci
7/10 Howie72
6/10 ozzz2002 George95
7/10 ozzz2002 paper_aero
7/10 illiniman14 gtho4 ozzz2002 ElfTwinkle wwe84
8/10 illiniman14 gtho4 Howie72 dg_dave
6/10 illiniman14
8/10 wwe84
6/10 Dizart kevinatilusa
7/10 ElfTwinkle srini701
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1/10 FussBudget
1/10 ozzz2002
2/10 FussBudget paper_aero KrivoyRog
5/10 ElfTwinkle ozzz2002 George95 kevinatilusa
2/10 ElfTwinkle Howie72
3/10 ElfTwinkle Sypher
2/10 Howie72 wwe84
4/10 Howie72 srini701
1/10 FussBudget
4/10 dg_dave
3/10 dg_dave FussBudget kevinatilusa
1/10 ElfTwinkle
1/10 ozzz2002
1/10 paper_aero kevinatilusa
1/10 ozzz2002
0/10 ElfTwinkle
2/10 illiniman14
4/10 srini701 PaulE
3/10 srini701 wwe84 ElfTwinkle
3/10 Sypher wwe84
1/10 ozzz2002
5/10 Sypher N-Bomb dg_dave kevinatilusa PaulE
2/10 Howie72
2/10 srini701
4/8 George95 gtho4 illiniman14
3/10 ElfTwinkle ozzz2002
3/10 FussBudget illiniman14
3/10 FussBudget dg_dave N-Bomb paper_aero
5/10 George95 PaulE srini701 Sypher
4/10 George95 ozzz2002
3/10 ElfTwinkle Howie72
3/10 Sypher
3/10 illiniman14 ozzz2002 N-Bomb
3/10 kevinatilusa Sypher
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All-Time Records for a Season
goals-wins-losses
                        goals GPG
Goals scored

paper_aero 2012-13 34 188 5.52
illiniman14 2013-14 34 187 5.50
PaulE 2012-13 34 186 5.47
PaulE 2013-14 34 186 5.47
srini701 2009-10 38 204 5.36
Sypher 2005-06 39 208 5.33
Copago 2005-06 39 207 5.31
N-Bomb 2012-13 34 180 5.29
paper_aero 2009-10 38 201 5.29
paper_aero 2013-14 34 180 5.29
gtho4 2013-14 34 180 5.29


Goals conceded

JuniorTheJaws 2007-08 34 173 5.08
George95 2014-15 34 153 5.10
PaulE 2012-13 34 174 5.12
DanielPoulson 2009-10 38 195 5.15
FussBudget 2007-08 34 176 5.17
LeoDaVinci 2013-14 34 180 5.29
JaneMarple 2007-08 34 180 5.29
rxbigdawg 2011-12 34 183 5.38
FussBudget 2013-14 34 184 5.41

                        wins  %
Most Wins

paper_aero 2010-11 30 20 66.66
illiniman14 2013-14 34 22 64.71
wez 2004-05 34 21 61.76
LeoDaVinci 2010-11 30 18 60.00
Sypher 2005-06 39 23 58.97
illiniman14 2011-12 34 20 58.82
PaulE 2013-14 34 20 58.82
paper_aero 2009-10 38 22 57.89
N-Bomb 2014-15 30 17 56.66
PaulE 2006-07 39 22 56.41
BxBarracuda 2012-13 34 19 55.88
paper_aero 2012-13 34 19 55.88


Fewest Wins

JaneMarple 2009-10 38 7 18.42
jonnowales 2009-10 38 7 18.42
JuniorTheJaws 2004-05 34 6 17.64
Dalgleish 2004-05 34 6 17.64
dg_dave 2013-14 34 6 17.64
JuniorTheJaws 2006-07 39 6 15.38
rxbigdawg 2011-12 34 5 14.71

                        lost  %
Fewest Defeats

N-Bomb 2014-15 30 3 10.00
gtho4 2009-10 38 5 13.15
LeoDaVinci 2010-11 30 4 13.33
PaulE 2007-08 34 5 14.71
PaulE 2006-07 39 7 17.94
Howie72 2007-08 39 8 20.51
wez 2004-05 34 7 20.58
illiniman14 2011-12 34 7 20.58
paper_aero 2009-10 38 8 21.05




Most Defeats

wwe84 2013-14 34 21 61.76
FussBudget 2007-08 34 21 61.76
JaneMarple 2009-10 38 24 63.15
Dalgleish 2004-05 34 22 64.71
JuniorTheJaws 2004-05 34 22 64.71
JuniorTheJaws 2006-07 39 26 66.66
rxbigdawg 2011-12 34 24 70.58

the third last column in each list is the number of games played during the season

FT-PL Record Book
CONSECUTIVE WINS
CONSEC LOSSES
CONSECUTIVE DRAWS
UNDEFEATED
WITHOUT A WIN
10
10
5
14
14
Sypher : weeks 29-38 of 2005-06
JuniorTheJaws : weeks 30-39 of 2006-07.
szabs : weeks 23-27 of 2011-12 and gtho4 : weeks 18-22 of 2013-14.
Sypher : weeks 25-38 of 2005-06.
oleg_mcnoleg : his last win was in week 25 of a 39 week comp 2005-06, equalled by
JuniorThe Jaws: her last win was in week 25 of a 39 week comp 2006-07.
FEWEST GOALS BY WINNER

MOST GOALS BY LOSER





MOST GOALS DRAWN GAME


MOST GOALS IN A GAME



PERFECT SCORE
1

8





16


18
17


10
dg_dave v JuniorTheJaws (1-0) on 9th April 2007 and BxBarracuda v gtho4 (1-0) on
25th September 2010 (still looking for 2-0 scoreline).
18th Nov 2006 Sypher v gtho4 (8-9), on 4th April 2009 dg_dave v gtho4 (8-9), then later
that month on 25th April 2009 Howie72 v dg_dave (8-10) & yet again the following week
on 2nd May 2009 LeoDaVinci v Howie72 (10-8) << in consecutive weeks, Howie72 scored
8 goals in each game, and lost both! >>, 29th August 2009 FussBudget v LeoDaVinci (9-8)
and paper_aero v martin_cube (8-9), 1st October 2011 Sypher v LeoDaVinci (8-9), 30th
March 2013 dg_dave v Sypher (8-9) and 18th May 2013 illiniman14 v wwe84 (9-8).
all of these games finished an 8-8 draw: 23rd Dec 2006 gtho4 v Copago, 29th Aug 2009
srini701 v gtho4, 20th Feb 2010 ElfTwinkle v DanielPoulson, 1st Oct 2011 PaulE v N-Bomb,
19th Nov 11 dg_dave v rxbigdawg & Sypher v George95, 11th Jan 14 gtho4 v kevinatilusa.
25th April 2009 (8-10) Howie72 v dg_dave & 2nd May 2009 (10-8) LeoDaVinci v Howie72.
18th Nov 2006 gtho4 v Sypher (9-8), 4th April 2009 gtho4 v dg_dave (9-8), 1st Oct 2011
Sypher v LeoDaVinci (8-9), 30th March 2013 dg_dave v Sypher (8-9), 18th May 2013
illiniman14 v wwe84 (9-8), and 11th Jan 2014 illiniman14 v ozzz2002 (8-9).
gtho4 on 19th May 2007, dg_dave 25th April 2009 and LeoDaVinci in the following week
on 2nd May 2009 (all 10/10).
FROM START OF SEASON:
WITHOUT A WIN
UNDEFEATED



13
12
7

ozzz2002 saw his first win in week 14 of 2006-07 comp.
PaulE in 2013-14, lost his first game in week 13.
makoto in 2003-04, gtho4 in 2007-08, srini701 also in 2007-8, gtho4 in 2009-10 and
oooz22002 in 2013-14 ; all lost their first game in week 8.
a herculean task; one thousand thanks to dg_dave for putting that together!
CONSECUTIVE WEEKS
WITHOUT A WOODEN
SPOON
74


53


48


47
illiniman14 completed the 2013-14 without a wooden spoon .. his last spoon was in week
12 of 34 in the previous season 2012-13. He collected a spoon in week 20 of the 2014-15
season, for a streak of 74 weeks without a spoon.
paper-aero completed the 2012-13 season without a spoon .. his last spoon was in week
28 of 34 in the previous season 2011-12. He collected a spoon in week 14 of the 2013-14
season, for a streak of 53 weeks without a spoon.
srini701 completed the 2008-09 season without a wooden spoon .. his last spoon was in
the 2nd last week of the previous year's comp. He collected a spoon in Week 10 of the
2009-10 comp, for a streak to 48 weeks without a wooden spoon.
N-Bomb completed the 2012-13 season without a spoon .. his last spoon was in the last
week of the previous season 2011-12. He collected a spoon in week 14 of the 2013-14
season, for a streak of 47 weeks without a spoon.
BIGGEST WINNING MARGIN : 7-0 : Sypher v ElfTwinkle (weekly winner v wooden spooner) R16 Sat 12th Dec 2015 : TBC

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#1136050 - Wed May 18 2016 07:51 AM Results & Standings .. FT-PL
gtho4 Offline
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Registered: Sun Dec 26 1999
Posts: 52413
Loc: Sydney
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Leicester City were the 24th team to be crowned champions of England (aka their first-ever title). The
23rd team was Nottingham Forest almost 40 years ago. This win by Leicester was a breath of fresh air.

They're the 5th team to achieve that feat (first-ever title) in the last 50 odd years, and the 2nd team
(the other is Blackburn Rovers) outside the Big Four to win the FAPL since it began in season 1992-93,
when the First Division left the Football League en masse to form the FAPL. There have been 117 ttiles
awarded since the first one some 128 years ago in 1889 (season 1888-89):
    first  last  total

    2016 1 Leicester City
    1978 1 Nottingham Forest
    1972 1975 2 Derby County
    1969 1992 3 Leeds United
    1962 1 Ipswich Town
    1955 2015 5 Chelsea
    1954 1959 3 Wolverhampton Wanderers
    1951 1961 2 Tottenham Hotspur
    1949 1950 2 Portsmouth
    1937 2014 4 Manchester City
    1931 2004 13 Arsenal
    1924 1926 3 Huddersfield Town
    1921 1960 2 Burnley
    1920 1 West Bromwich Albion
    1912 1995 3 Blackburn Rovers
    1908 2013 20 Manchester United
    1905 1927 4 Newcastle United
    1903 1930 4 Sheffield Wednesday
    1901 1990 18 Liverpool
    1898 1 Sheffield United
    1894 1981 7 Aston Villa
    1892 1936 6 Sunderland
    1891 1987 9 Everton
    1889 1890 2 Preston North End
    117
o Huddersfield Town were the first to win three back-to-back titles.
o Preston North End and Huddersfield Town are the only (former) champions of England who have never played in the FAPL.
o Ipswich Town were champions in their first-ever season in the First Division.
o after they won their first-ever title, Manchester City were relegated in 1938 as defending champions; the only champions to achieve this feat .. and they scored more goals than any other team, and finished the season with a +ve GD (another two unique feats for a relegated team).
o Aston Villa were a foundation member of the FAPL in 1992. Their relegation to the FLC leaves just six ever-present FAPL clubs: Arsenal, Chelsea, Everton, Liverpool, Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur (aka the Big Four plus Everton & Spurs).


Edited by gtho4 (Thu Jul 14 2016 07:32 AM)
Edit Reason: still can't tpye

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#1136137 - Thu May 19 2016 06:37 AM Re: Results & Standings .. FT-PL
PaulE Offline
Multiloquent

Registered: Wed Feb 09 2000
Posts: 4448
Loc: Leeds Yorkshire
England UK
Well done to all the podium finishers.
And, a big thanks to gtho4 for running this comp again.
See you all next season.

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#1136162 - Thu May 19 2016 03:09 PM Re: Results & Standings .. FT-PL
dg_dave Offline
Champion Poster

Registered: Sun Oct 05 2003
Posts: 24200
Loc: near Stafford, Virginia USA
I can't be upset about my performance other than placing...I did end up in second place for fewest goals allowed all season, and one of only six under 150, and only one of two under 145 (other than the leader at 145).

Also, do I get the Consistency Award? LOL
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#1136177 - Thu May 19 2016 07:10 PM Re: Results & Standings .. FT-PL
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Congrats to Paul, and Howie, and thanks, George, for all the great write-ups!
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