It is the off-season and that means it is an apt moment to bring up these grapevine posts again. Jose Mourinho has brought with him a sense of aura that doesn’t let press people and other ‘insiders’ with as much information about the club nowadays as they used to. That only means one thing, lesser rumours now that it is the off season. Nevertheless, we are Real Madrid and any player or club pimps itself by adding a ‘Real Madrid interested in’ statement to itself to raise their transfer values. And as always we have lots of rumours in the media coming out. Here is a simple digest of a few of them.
Thanks for taking part in the predictions contest, each and every one of you! We’ve seen an excellent tournament and with it having this game keeping everyone going was a great feeling as well. Here then, are the results of the predictions contest following the final.
JP 0 Rich 26 Arshjot 29 Arsenalians 0 Saheli 18 Syafiq 33 Nomz 30 TS Drew 24 Madridismo1902 5 Kaushik 27 Omran 24 Yudha 6 Ali 35 Galactico 9 J_ee 22 Jimson 2 Gianluca 19 Mariam93 34 Deejayfaremi 2 Aditya 1 Groundd 33 Bassam 2 Hasan Fawaz 2 TTemp 8 Orei 3 Lokesh Kumar 2 5Ten 2 Asuma 31 IceX 21 Sara 1 Makalouchi 5 Boeder 14 Hehe 13 Jean 1 Coen la putre 4 Lado 12 addyhadler 1 Rich10Messi 4 Santiberni 9 Rahul 4 Footylover 11 ReddhiBasu 4 Puyol 2 Ashish 2 Hinotame 1 Andres 5
Congratulations to Ali for winning the contest and taking it in the last day with a string of amazing predictions! I don’t think he has ever led before but to take it on the last day is pretty amazing. Ali, you can thank Nomz and co for suggesting the negative points & double points idea! I have a goodie More >
This is it, this wonderful edition of Euros will get over after today’s match and with that so will our predictions contest. Thanks for the support and thanks for playing along all these days. Here is what the leaderboard looks like for the penultimate time and what a roller coaster we’ve had!!
Rich 27 Arshjot 30 Saheli 18 Syafiq 33 Nomz 29 TS Drew 24 Madridismo1902 5 Kaushik 27 Omran 24 Yudha 6 Ali 32 Galactico 9 J_ee 22 Gianluca 19 Mariam93 29 Groundd 31 TTemp 7 Asuma 31 IceX 17 Makalouchi 5 Boeder 15 Hehe 13 Lado 12 Santiberni 9 Footylover 10
And the questions for the final match!
1) Who will win Euro 2012?
2) Which team will be the first to score a goal? (+1 for correct answer, -1 for wrong answer, + 2 for getting exact player correct and -2 for not attempting)
3) Which team will be the first to get a yellow card? (+1 for correct answer, -1 for wrong answer, + 2 for getting exact player correct and -2 for not attempting)
4) What will be the goal difference between the teams at the end of 90 minutes (If Italy beats Spain 2-1 or if Spain beats Italy 1-0 the More >