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Champions League Group Stage Matchday 2

After a bad run, I found myself some stability in the first Champions League matchday. This Season: 27-27-8 (+1.0 Units)UCL Matchday 1: 4-3-1 (+0.9 Units) As a recap, here are the scores from Tuesday’s matchday. Some big results are Napoli’s win at home to Liverpool, Salzburg’s big win to Genk, Chelsea’s home loss to Valencia […]

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Champions League Group Stage Matchday 1

Well I learned my lesson this past weekend. Don’t make your picks poolside on vacation, with a couple of drinks in your system. An absolutely sluggish week from me results in a 1-7-2 tally to bring all my hard work this season back to where I started. This Season: 23-24-7 (+0.1 Units)Matchweek 5: 1-7-2 (-6.7 […]

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Matchweek 5 Preview

Guess who’s on vacation? This guy. I took a break from the infinity pool to give you my picks because I don’t take Matchweeks off. But if you expected a full blog from me then you’re crazy because the tequila sunrises are already calling my name poolside. So here are the picks. Saturday, September 14 […]

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Matchweek 4 Recap

Burnley 0-3 Liverpool Liverpool went to Turf Moor and came away with a relatively easy 3 points. Burnley is not a fun place to play, and they double down on their defensive style against teams in Liverpool’s mold. Liverpool’s high line stifled Burnley’s counter attacking chances, while their front 3 were clinical on the attacking […]

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Matchweek 4 Preview

What a slate we have for you this weekend in European soccer. Two huge matches, one massive derby and a full slate in England before the international break. If you missed last Matchweek’s recap you can find it HERE. Another solid weekend for me… This Season: 18-12-4 (+7.7 Units)Matchweek 3: 7-6-1 (+1.3 Units) We’re averaging […]

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Premier League Matchweek 3 Recap

Aston Villa 2-0 Everton Aston Villa finally got their season off the mark with a win over a generally listless Everton side at Villa Park. For Villa, Tyrone Mings and Jota absolutely bossed this match from the beginning. Everton couldn’t get past the brawny Villa center back, and Jota was a menace on the right […]

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Matchweek 3 Preview

An up and down Matchweek 2 had us even on my picks but since I nailed the draw in Chelsea/Leicester my units were up. This Season: 11-6-3 (+6.4 Units)Matchweek 2: 4-4-2 (+1.3 Units) Not only are there a few really good matches in the Premier League this weekend but the Bundesliga and La Liga both […]

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Matchweek 2 Recap

Arsenal 2-1 Burnley Arsenal continued their bright start to the season with another one-goal victory, this one over Sean Dyche’s Burnley. Arsenal’s Big 2 up front each netted a goal, but this is more about their much maligned defense. Ashley Barnes and Burnley presented a tough, physical threat, and though Barnes got on the scoresheet […]

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Matchweek 2 Preview

What a great start to the Premier League season we had as Manchester United, Man City, Arsenal, and Liverpool all get their wins while Chelsea, Southampton and Watford all underwhelmed. Sheffield got a surprise point away at Bournemouth while Leicester and Wolves drew in what was an a disappointing match. Brighton and Burnley both surprised […]

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Matchweek 1 Preview

“I’m baaaccckkk” – Premier League, probably. After the longest two-ish months of our lives, the Premier League returns in all of it’s glory. There are a few awesome matchups this weekend but who cares, I would watch 10 matches of Burnley v. Sheffield United if I had to. Last season I went 212-170-48 (+12.8 Units) […]

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