Ok let’s see how I got on this time round with my predictions…
Arsenal V Newcastle. My prediction: Arsenal win. Final score: Arsenal 3 Newcastle 0. Off to a good start. 1-0 to me.
Barnet V Bristol Rovers. My prediction: Draw. Final score: Barnet 0 Bristol Rovers 1. Always a hard one to call so I’ll take that one on the chin. 1-1.
Coventry V Millwall. My prediction: Coventry to win. Final score: Coventry 2 Millwall 1. No real surprise here but I’ll take it. 2-1 to me.
Derby V Preston. My prediction: Derby to win. Final score: Derby 1 Preston 4. Oops, got this one very wrong. 2-2.
Hereford V Cardiff. My prediction: Cardiff to win. Final score: Hereford 1 Cardiff 2. 3-2 to me.
Liverpool V Havant & Waterlooville. My prediction: Liverpool to win. Final score: Liverpool 5 Havant & Waterlooville 2. Well I won’t exactly get many brownie points for getting this one right, but what a game. This is what I mean when I say I love the cup. 4-2 to me.
Man Utd V Tottenham. My prediction: Man Utd to win. Final score: Man Utd 3 Spurs 1. 5-2 to me.
Mansfield V Middlesbrough. My prediction: Draw. Final score: Mansfield 0 Boro 2. Always an optimistic one this, so never mind. 5-3 to me.
Oldham V Huddersfield. My prediction: Huddersfield to win. Final score: Oldham 0 Huddersfield 1. Another one to me. 6-3.
Peterborough V West Brom. My prediction: West Brom to win. Final score: Posh 0 WBA 3. 7-3 to me.
Portsmouth V Plymouth. My prediction: Pompey to win. Final score: Portsmouth 2 Plymouth 1. Probably never in doubt. 8-3.
Southampton V Bury. My prediction: Soton to win. Final score: Soton 2 Bury 0. 9-3 to me. This is becoming a walk-over.
Watford V Wolves. My prediction: Draw. Final score: Watford 1 Wolves 4. Well I did not see this coming. 9-4.
Wigan V Chelsea. My prediction: Chelsea to win. Final score: Wigan 1 Chelsea 2. Another one to me. 10-4.
So overall I win 10-4. I’ll take that thank you very much. Not a single draw – I wonder when the last time that happened was? If anyone has the answer please let me know…