By the way, I didn’t think the Mayans were right.
The Aztecs however…
Anyway, moving on..
Some more wild guesses and predictions for 2013!
Celtic will win the SPL.
Celtic will not win the Champions League.
Dundee will be relegated from the SPL.
Albion Rovers will, sadly be relegated to SFL3.
Manchester United will win the EPL.
Everton will win the FA Cup.
Harry Redknapp will save QPR from relegation.
Blackburn will sack another manager before the end of the season.
Martin O’Neill will be sacked at Sunderland.
Paul Lambert will be sacked at Aston Villa.
Rafa Benitez will be sacked at Chelsea.
Roberto Mancini will be sacked at Manchester City.
Arsene Wenger will not be sacked at Arsenal but will step down.
The New England Patriots will lose the AFC Championship game to Denver in a shoot-out at Mile High Stadium.
The Super Bowl will be played between the Green Bay Packers and the Denver Broncos, and the Broncos led by Peyton Manning will win.
The New York Yankees will make a major and unexpected trade before the season starts.
The Yankees will be seen as too old and not good enough, but will still make the post-season.
A National League team will win the World Series.
Tiger Woods will win a Major this year.
Rory McIlroy will win a Major this year.
Louis Oosthuizen will win a Major this year.
I will play golf and fail to break 100, losing at least 6 balls in the process. (But it is a particularly hard crazy golf course I will be playing on).
No one will watch the World Championships following the retirement of Hendry and the sabbatical of Ronnie O’Sullivan.
Andy Murray will win Wimbledon and another Grand Slam.
Andy Murray will not win Sports Personality of the Year.
Roger Federer will win a Grand Slam.
Rafael Nadal will miss all the Grand Slams with injury.
Scotland will not win the Six Nations.
France will win the Six Nations.
England will defeat New Zealand, will beat Australia in the Ashes series in the summer and lose to the Aussies in Australia next winter.
Mitchell Starc will take 35 wickets over the 2 Ashes series.
Alistair Cook will score 4 Test centuries this calendar year.
Sachin Tendulkar will retire from Test cricket.
Scotland will not win the Clydesdale Bank 40 competition.
Many cakes will be delivered to the Test Match Special commentary box, and Henry Blofeld will see a bright red bus going down the Harleyford Road.
We will become fed up with politicians talking superficially about the pro’s and con’s of independence.
We will become even more fed up with the sniping between Prime Minister Cameron and Ed Miliband.
Prime Minister’s Questions, and First Minister’s Questions will continue to be full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.
The Lib Dem – Conservative coalition will continue, despite ever-widening gaps between the parties.
The press and politicians will end up at loggerheads over post-Leveson government control of the media.
The BBC will face a constant year of attacks which will lead to it becoming ever more bland, for fear of offending the press or politicians.
Posted by Paul McConville