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Wise words on Sunderland’s brand of football PLUS Middlesbrough ‘Guess the Score’

Guess the Score

Let us mix fun, competition and a sense or proportion. First, treat this as a Guess the Score posting: usual rules, as recently modified – if you are the first to predict the correct SAFC v Boro score at the end of normal plus any extra time, that is before a penalty shoot-out, you qualify […]

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Stoke City v Sunderland (minus second top hitman): Guess the Score

Guess the Score

A small design fault with Salut! Sunderland‘s Martin O’Neill mug – letters falling off the text – has been cleared up, or so Monsieur Salut understands. So in yet another display of hope that our season will finally start in Saturday, here is another Guess the Score competition … (more…)

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Sunderland v Newcastle: a big enough game, so guess the score returns

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Another in the occasional series, and it is open to supporters of both sides – and of neither – to enter. Guess the correct score in Sunday’s Wear-Tyne derby – posting your prediction before kickoff time – and if you are the first to get it right, Salut! Sunderland will send you a Martin O’Neill […]

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Manchester City v Sunderland: a winnable game, a special ‘Guess the Score’

Guess the Score

As the final whistle is blown on Saturday, Monsieur Salut may well prove to have been absurdly optimistic with the headline that drew you here. (more…)

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West Ham v SAFC: guess the score while MoN mug stocks last

See the West Ham ‘Who are You?’ here: http://salutsunderland.com/2012/09/west-ham-v-sunderland-who-are-you/ Roll up for the latest instalment in Salut! Sunderland‘s jolly little competition designed to tease out of someone the correct scoreline for each forthcoming match. (more…)

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Sunderland v Liverpool: history gives SAFC the edge but guess the score

Guess the Score

NB Posting of Sixer’s Sevens and Martin’s Musings may be delayed this weekend … come here with reflections on the match It is time for another test of your predictive powers. (more…)

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Guess the score at Swansea and win a life-changing prize

Guess the Score

No winner on Tuesday night so here we go again with Guess the Score. Be the first to post the correct scoreline here – NB before kickoff – and win a Martin O’Neill mug. OK, the headline has been reported to Lord Justice Leveson as wholly misleading. The prize will change the winner’s life only […]

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Sunderland v Morecambe: making up for Brighton and guessing the score

With a spot of luck, Sunderland fans will put aside any lingering embarrassment over Saturday’s postponement and see class prevail over Morecambe tonight to get a run started in the Capital One Cup. This is, of course, the league cup, the same one from which we departed without a whimper – indeed without a true […]

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SAFC v Manchester United: last chance for a Guess the Score mug

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Well, United need 9-0 or better; assuming QPR hold Citeh to 1-0. Other permutations – all to do with United getting more points than Citeh – would also keep the Premier League title at Old Trafford. (more…)

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Sunderland play Bolton Wanderers: who will win the ‘Guess the Score’ mug?

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This modest competition has been blamed for everything from the extreme right’s rise in French politics to Sunderland’s goal-free April. (more…)

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The First Time Ever I Saw Your Ground: Ipswich Town’s Portman Road

Pete Sixsmith then (as in not so long ago)

John McCormick writes: Sunderland to Ipswich is not one of the longest journeys in the League. The straight line distance of just […]

Ipswich Town vs Sunderland Guess the Score: we have to win some time

Jake kicks off a new season of Guess the Score

For the second game in succession, Guess the Score was won on Saturday by our Who are You? interviewee from […]

Ipswich Town Who are You?: ‘give Grayson time,’ says Tractor Boy and Merthyr Town fan

Jake: 'let's be having you'

Dave Chamberlain*, a man after Monsieur Salut’s heart when it comes to music, readily a swered the call when we […]

Sixer Says: two cheers for Watmore as Under 23s lose to West Ham

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  Monsieur Salut writes: in fact there were many more cheers for a decent 70-minute outing for Duncan. The crowd […]

Sixer’s Cardiff City Soapbox: ‘where we go is a matter of debate’

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John McCormick writes: I’ve been unwilling to criticise Ellis Short in the past. I’ve held back where others haven’t. But […]

Sixer’s Sevens. Sunderland 1 Cardiff City 2. The worst team ever?

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Pete Sixmsith is back on duty after a midweek break, during which time he put together his thoughts about his visits […]