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November’s Competition

Welcome to Novembers Edition of League of Leagues for the 2017-2018 season. My new job and baby have kept me rather busy so apologies for the lack of consistency with the blogs the last few weeks. I’ll be switching them to every two weeks to try and get a handle on it. Although if anyone wants to get involved and help out on the blogs and updates please let me know at info@leagueofleagues.co.uk. This blog will cover the first 2 rounds of November – rounds 14 and 15.

Top Picks for November

In total we have 77 different teams picked by the 22 players this month. Man City are the top pick this month with 20 picks
League Split: In total we have 12 Premier League Teams, 21 Championship, 17 League 1, 15 League 2 and 12 picks from the National League

DIV TEAM PICKS
EPL Man City 20
EPL Liverpool 17
EPL Arsenal 14
L1 Sunderland 14
NL Salford 12
EPL Man United 10
EPL Chelsea 10
L1 Peterboro 10
EC Derby 9
L2 Lincoln 8

Round 14 Action – 2nd-5th Nov

The month started with a full round of action and no matches affected by the weather. Pretty average on the goal front with 2.67 goals per game.

GAMES GOALS AGPG
58 155 2.67

Round 14 Team Standings

Man City lead the way for round 14 with 14 points. 1 team managed to score 5 or more and earn some bonus points, with 5 teams just missing out having scored 4. The top 10 in round 14 scored 73 and if you were clever/lucky enough to have man City as your trump then you could have scored 87.

TEAM Score
Man City 14
Bromley 7
Bury 7
MK Dons 7
Norwich 7
West Ham 7
Bristol Rovers 6
Burton 6
Carlisle 6
Chelsea 6

Standings for Round: 14

Andy Wilkinson had stormer with 67 to lead the way with Ian Porter 6 points back in 2nd. Sean Reeve was third with 57.

 Top 5 NAME SCORE
1 Andy Wilkinson 67
2 Ian Porter 61
3 Sean Reeve 57
4 Iolo Morgan-Jones 56
5 Jamie Harris 56
Bottom 5
18 David Farrington 40
19 Marko Kozarevic 38
20 Anthony Doyle 31
21 Chris Lovett 31
22 Gareth Thomas 26

I don’t want to make excuses but i did mention we have a little baby? And i started a new job? No? Bottom of the pile after round 14 sits me after keeping the same teams and trump as October – rookie mistake. Chris Lovett and Anthony Doyle are 5 points ahead after bad starts also.

Round 15 Summary – 9th-12th Nov

FA Cup action meant there was a total of 62 games involving our 116 teams – its a bit more than the normal 58 as there were some teams from divisions below the National League.

GAMES GOALS AGPG
62 162 2.6129

Week Team Standings

Bury lead the way this week with 13 points. 1 team(s) managed to score 5 or more and earn some bonus points, with 5 teams just missing out having scored 4. The top 10 this week scored 72 and if you were clever/lucky enough to have Bury as your trump then you could have scored 85.

TEAM WEEKSCORE
Bury 13
West Brom 7
Fleetwood 7
Portsmouth 7
Barnsley 7
Norwich 7
Walsall 6
Man City 6
QPR 6
Blackpool 6

Standings for Round: 15

I’m back with a bang (ignore my earlier whingeing about babies etc) after some substitutions to lead the way for round 15, Just ahead of James Marchant in 2nd and Sean in 3rd.

Top 5 NAME SCORE
1 Gareth Thomas 57
2 James Marchant 54
3 Sean Davis 51
4 Barrie John 49
5 Anthony Doyle 48
Bottom 5
18 haydn perry 30
19 Marko Kozarevic 30
20 Lee hudson 26
21 Andy Peasnall 25
22 Ashley Jones 19

Ashley Jones hasn’t had the best week with just 19 points picked up.

Standings for November

James Marchant is once again at the top of the table this week with a decent 108 points. Ian Porter is having a great month in second and Jamie Harris up to 3rd.

NAME SCORE
1 James Marchant 108
2 Ian Porter 105
3 Jamie Harris 103
4 Andy Wilkinson 100
5 Barrie John 99
6 Iolo Morgan-Jones 97
7 Sean Davis 94
8 Chris Thomas 92
9 Sean Reeve 92
10 David Atcheson 87
11 Mark Treadwell 87
12 Lewis carre 84
13 Gareth Thomas 83
14 Tara Thomas 81
15 haydn perry 81
16 Anthony Doyle 79
17 David Farrington 75
18 Lee hudson 70
19 Andy Peasnall 69
20 Marko Kozarevic 68
21 Ashley Jones 66
22 Chris Lovett 64

Mr Lovett is having a bit of a rest this month at the bottom, but only 2 points behind Ashley Jones and a lot of football left to play.

Round 16

INTERNATIONAL BREAKING NEWS: as usual there are no Premier League or Championship games this weekend, so don’t forget to sub them out before Friday 7.45pm as they will 100% not score any points. This weekend we have games and the weekend starts with Fleetwood vs Walsall on Saturday 12.00 and finishes with Hartlepool vs Barnet on Sunday 4.30pm.