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Predictions: Top 4

Liverpool
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Manchester City
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Tottenham Hotspur
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Chelsea
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Manchester United
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Arsenal
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Newcastle
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Aston Villa
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Wolves
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West Ham
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Everton
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Crystal Palace
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Bournemouth
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Nottingham Forest
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Leicester City
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Leeds United
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Brentford
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Brighton
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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #200 on: January 5, 2023, 10:52:21 am »
Next two for us are key.

We get 6 points then we make top 4.
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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #201 on: January 5, 2023, 11:24:34 am »
I'm still hoping Newcastle fall off a cliff. 

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #202 on: January 31, 2023, 07:27:31 pm »
So at the half way point in fixtures for us (amazingly). Is it now done that we dont get the top four or is there a chance?

I personally think its done we wont get top four. Would have a chance if our injured players were back sooner. But i think thats our race done.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #203 on: January 31, 2023, 07:32:55 pm »
We had a shot at it. But that meant transfer activity, a midfielder at least. So no, it's all but gone.
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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #204 on: January 31, 2023, 07:46:25 pm »
We won't make the top 4.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #205 on: January 31, 2023, 07:47:26 pm »
I think a Europa spot would be an incredible achievement for us from here, ravaged by injury, been woeful all season, just a general mess at the club, doubt the players will be motivated fighting for 6th etc after what we've achieved in recent years etc etc. If we go out to Real I just think we'll sulk the rest of the season out. Obviously I dont think we are a worse team than Brighton or Fulham despite the results v Brighton but under the circumstances top 6 from here would be fucking amazing. Not a chance of top 4 which is a shame as I think all the games will catch up with Utd eventually.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #206 on: January 31, 2023, 07:58:17 pm »
Not playing well enough and need over two points a game to do it.

Basically, we fucked the season off.
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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #207 on: January 31, 2023, 08:00:28 pm »
Great shout. It's not even November yet FFS.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #208 on: January 31, 2023, 08:05:52 pm »
We'll finish around 8-10. We've written it off. Transition to nowhere.
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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #209 on: January 31, 2023, 08:06:05 pm »
Astonishing season for us. Stuff of nightmares.
Bar Chelsea in 15/16 when they had huge issues with Mourinho I cannot remember a collapse like we have had.

Your thinking we can maybe still challenge for the title after beating City to now no chance for top 4.

The results not even the worst part or the league position.
It is the performances & complete mess the club appears to be in.

I find it hard to watch any other club football now it has been that sickening this season.

I really hope Klopp & the club in general gets its act together in the summer.
For Klopp to end his time with no help from the owners would be a disgrace.

He hasnt made the best choices this season but he deserves more funding now because with it we all know he will get it right

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #210 on: January 31, 2023, 08:08:57 pm »
If we go out to Real I just think we'll sulk the rest of the season out.

We've been "sulking the season out" since the first game.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #211 on: January 31, 2023, 08:09:30 pm »
Arsenal, City, Newcastle and United - possibly in that order.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #212 on: January 31, 2023, 08:20:44 pm »
We won't make the top 4.

We won't make the the top half at this rate getting a few decent results would be a start
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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #213 on: January 31, 2023, 08:21:00 pm »
We won't make the top 4.
We will finish 7or 8 at a push
Think Brighton will finish above us as will the usual 5 plus Newcastle

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #214 on: January 31, 2023, 08:22:27 pm »
Astonishing season for us. Stuff of nightmares.
Bar Chelsea in 15/16 when they had huge issues with Mourinho I cannot remember a collapse like we have had.

Blackburn finished 7th then 13th after they won the league in the 90s
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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #215 on: January 31, 2023, 08:57:34 pm »
Arsenal, City, Newcastle and United - possibly in that order.

I'm the ultimate optimist, predict a win for every game and clung on to thinking we'd make Top 4, but have to say it now looks an impossible task.

Just too many players gone to shit at the same time, nobody to bail us out and of course our ongoing injury list.

So I'm going for the same Top 4.
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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #216 on: January 31, 2023, 10:03:11 pm »
Arsenal, City, Newcastle and United - possibly in that order.
Only Spurs could realistically get ahead of the Mancs or the Saudis. We could end up 10th or 11th unless there is a significant improvement in form, which seems very unlikely. We're 9/4 to finish in the top 4 which is mental  :lmao :lmao :lmao

Chelsea are on the same points with a game more played and are 15/2, even though there is a chance a few of their 400000 signings might click and get them on a run.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #217 on: January 31, 2023, 10:05:39 pm »
Arsenal, City, Newcastle and United - possibly in that order.

That's my prediction as well, though I think City will pip Arsenal to the title.
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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #218 on: January 31, 2023, 10:06:20 pm »
We'll be lucky if we get to play Thursday nights next season. I just hope we don't make the dreaded Conference League.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #219 on: January 31, 2023, 10:08:36 pm »
I think Utd finishes easily above Newcastle. Newcastle will have a drop in form and have winless streaks but so will we/Spurs/Chelsea

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #220 on: January 31, 2023, 10:24:55 pm »
Well so far,  only one team I predicted is not in the top 4  :(

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #221 on: January 31, 2023, 11:28:00 pm »
The issue is that I donít see us playing well.

When Jota and Diaz and VVD are back do we go on a 10 game winning run?

I just donít see it.

We didnít at the start of the season when all bar Jota were available.

Spurs will lose to City this weekendÖ.Newcastle can still mess upÖ.but canít see us beating WolvesÖ.and can see Everton being tough with their new managerÖ.the we have Newcastle away before Madrid.

9 points from these 3 then, yesÖtop 4 is on for sure.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #222 on: January 31, 2023, 11:35:35 pm »
I canít see how we close the gap now what work all the injuries and the senior midfielders simultaneously falling off a cliff.
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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #223 on: January 31, 2023, 11:47:34 pm »
We won't get top 4, and in that case, I'd prefer to completely miss out on Europe I think.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #224 on: January 31, 2023, 11:48:51 pm »
We're going into our next set of fixtures with a disjointed midfield that's already been struggling massively now backed up by a defence with it's most consistent performers all out injured or out of form

I'd love us to pull this off, but fucking hell it's a huge task

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #225 on: February 1, 2023, 01:45:34 pm »
Probably...

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #226 on: February 1, 2023, 01:46:24 pm »
We won't get top 4, and in that case, I'd prefer to completely miss out on Europe I think.

Lesser games it's not always a good thing. EL would be a good opportunity for the coaching staff to try out things and give opportunity to certain youths. Also from financial point of view it's good to have some extra incoming.
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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #227 on: February 1, 2023, 03:47:45 pm »
Lesser games it's not always a good thing. EL would be a good opportunity for the coaching staff to try out things and give opportunity to certain youths. Also from financial point of view it's good to have some extra incoming.

Plus itís another route back into CL.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #228 on: February 1, 2023, 11:51:47 pm »
Lesser games it's not always a good thing. EL would be a good opportunity for the coaching staff to try out things and give opportunity to certain youths. Also from financial point of view it's good to have some extra incoming.

Arsenal have shown that its not a hindrance. Well so far anyway.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #229 on: February 1, 2023, 11:53:53 pm »
I'm still hoping Newcastle fall off a cliff.

I look at their team and its not really top 6 quality bar a few.

They are overachieving massively. I could see them collapse.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #230 on: February 2, 2023, 01:13:55 am »
Lesser games it's not always a good thing. EL would be a good opportunity for the coaching staff to try out things and give opportunity to certain youths. Also from financial point of view it's good to have some extra incoming.

Having more games hasn't exactly done us the world of good over the last 12 months or so.

Full focus on the league next year for me. Can't finish outside the top 4 two years on the trot or we are in danger of dropping out long term.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #231 on: February 2, 2023, 01:50:45 am »
Having more games hasn't exactly done us the world of good over the last 12 months or so.

Full focus on the league next year for me. Can't finish outside the top 4 two years on the trot or we are in danger of dropping out long term.

I think next year finishing 5th gets you CL. With the uefa coefficient changes to CL qualifying.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #232 on: February 14, 2023, 04:37:03 am »
Our worst season in years and we're still above Chelsea with a game in hand. It's funny after they spent like half-billion.
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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #233 on: February 14, 2023, 06:03:54 am »
We are getting top four this season. Many write us off, but we can and will turn this around.
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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #234 on: February 14, 2023, 09:02:56 am »
It will go against the grain slightly probably but given out form this season, especially our away form, Iíd probably take a draw at Newcastle.

Thereís plenty of time left to bridge that gap to top 4, the main thing is that we donít load any more ground which we wonít do if we avoid losing that match.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #235 on: February 14, 2023, 09:09:33 am »
Jota, Bobby and Virg coming back, with Diaz and Konate hopefully not too far behind, is massive. And crikey....maybe even Arthur. Regardless of what you think of the midfield, having three top attackers starting and another two on the bench should be enough to beat most sides.
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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #236 on: February 14, 2023, 09:40:00 am »
It will go against the grain slightly probably but given out form this season, especially our away form, Iíd probably take a draw at Newcastle.

Thereís plenty of time left to bridge that gap to top 4, the main thing is that we donít load any more ground which we wonít do if we avoid losing that match.
A draw would be a decent result but a win would put us within touching distance. We just need to take it one game at a time.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #237 on: February 14, 2023, 09:56:23 am »
It will go against the grain slightly probably but given out form this season, especially our away form, Iíd probably take a draw at Newcastle.

Thereís plenty of time left to bridge that gap to top 4, the main thing is that we donít load any more ground which we wonít do if we avoid losing that match.

I agree.

Lose and I think we have no chance of Top 4. Draw and I'd still fancy us. Win and I would suggest we'd be favourites for it.
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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #238 on: February 14, 2023, 10:09:14 am »
It will go against the grain slightly probably but given out form this season, especially our away form, Iíd probably take a draw at Newcastle.

Thereís plenty of time left to bridge that gap to top 4, the main thing is that we donít load any more ground which we wonít do if we avoid losing that match.

Yeah Id take a draw. Think we need to target about 3 wins from our next 5.

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Re: Predictions: Top 4
« Reply #239 on: February 14, 2023, 02:30:52 pm »
It will go against the grain slightly probably but given out form this season, especially our away form, Iíd probably take a draw at Newcastle.

Thereís plenty of time left to bridge that gap to top 4, the main thing is that we donít load any more ground which we wonít do if we avoid losing that match.

With Guimaraes and Willock out, their midfield is pretty average. They should have lost at Bournemouth ...