Predictions 2011

All or most of the below will happen in 2011:
Football:
Ireland will qualify for the 2012 European Championships
Real Madrid will win the Champions League
Sligo Rovers will win the Airtricity League
Barcelona will win La Liga
Borussia Dortmund will win Bundesliga
Arsenal to win the EPL

Cycling:
Nibali to win giro d’italia
andy schleck to win the tour de france
menchov to win the vuelta

Rugby:
New Zealand to win the World Cup
France to win the Six Nations
Toulouse to lift the H Cup
Munster to emerge victorious after the Magners Play-Offfs

Cricket:
England and Wales to win the Ashes Series 3-1

Politics:
Fine Gael and Labour to form a government after next election
Fianna Fail to win 37 seats
Greens will win 1
Sinn Fein will win 11
Peter Robinson will be gone as First Minister by October

TFK:
farmer and sid will continue to go from strength to strength
bandage will regain some of his posting style and while his best years are behind him he will make a modest recovery in 2011
dancinbaby’s fall from grace will be swift and dramatic

Gaelic Football:
All-Ireland: Down
Leinster: Kildare
Ulster: Down
Munster: Kerry
Connacht: Mayo
NFL: Dublin
All-Ireland Club: Kilmacud Crokes
MacRory Cup: St. Colman’s Newry

Hurling:
All-Ireland: Galway
Leinster: Galway
Munster: Tipperary
NHL: Kilkenny
All-Ireland Club: De La Salle

Association Football:
Champions League: Barcelona
Airtricity League Of Ireland: Derry City
Irish League: Cliftonville
La Liga: Barcelona
Serie A: Napoli
SPL: Celtic
EPL: Arsenal
FA Cup: Tottenham Hotspur
UEFA Cup: Liverpool
Copa America: Argentina
FS representative team to win the Caring Nations Cup but fail to qualify for Euro 2012 after a play off against Switzerland

Rugby:
Super League: Leeds

RUF:
World Cup: England
Beer Cup: Leinster
Cider League: Leinster
Leinster Schools Senior Cup: St. Gerard’s College
Ulster Schools Senior Cup: Royal School, Armagh
All Ireland League: St.Mary’s College
Six Nations: England

Darts:
Six Nations: England
German Open: Dean Winstanley
England Masters: John “Boy” Walton
World Masters: Martin McCloskey
Zuiderduin Masters: Ted Hankey
Grand Slam of Darts: Dave “Chizzy” Chisnall

Miscellaneous:
Superbowl: Baltimore Ravens to beat Atlanta
Tour de France: Andy Schleck
World Snooker Championship: John Higgins
Cricket World Cup: England and Wales
US Masters Golf: Graeme McDowell

Portugal, Spain and Italy all to require bailouts, the Euro to teeter on the verge of an early 2012 collapse by the end of the year
Irish banks’ perilous financial state to dramatically worsen again

TFK: Fran to have assumed the mantle of top dog by the end of the year

The GGA to cease to be an entity as further revlations over it’s links to the Church make their position untenable.

Millions of peaches, peaches for me, millions of peaches, peaches for free.

I was going to question some of your predictions until I saw this and realised you’ve clearly lost it

Gaelic Football:
All-Ireland: Cork
Leinster: Dublin
Ulster: Tyrone
Munster: Cork
Connacht: Mayo
NFL: Dublin
All-Ireland Club: Nemo Rangers
U-21; Tyrone

Hurling:
All-Ireland: Tipperary
Leinster: Killkenny
Munster: Tipperary
NHL: Tipperary
All-Ireland Club: De La Salle
U-21; Cork

Association Football:
Champions League: Barcelona
Airtricity League Of Ireland: Shamrock Rovers
La Liga: Barcelona
Serie A: AC Milan
SPL: Celtic
EPL: Man Utd
FA Cup: Man Utd
UEFA Cup: Man City
Copa America: Brazil
Euro 2012; Ireland to finish 3rd in group.

RUF:
World Cup: Australia
HEC: Toulouse
Magners League: Munster
All Ireland League: Cork Con
Six Nations: Ireland

Gaelic Football:
All-Ireland: Dublin
Leinster: Dublin
Ulster: Tyrone
Munster: Limerick
Connacht: Galway
NFL: Dublin
All-Ireland Club: Nemo Rangers
U-21; Tyrone

Hurling:
All-Ireland: Tipperary
Leinster: Killkenny
Munster: Tipperary
NHL: Tipperary
All-Ireland Club: De La Salle
U-21; Cork

Association Football:
Champions League: Barcelona
Airtricity League Of Ireland: Shamrock Rovers
La Liga: Barcelona
Serie A: AC Milan
SPL: Celtic
EPL: Man Utd
FA Cup: Chelsea
UEFA Cup: Man City
Copa America: Brazil
Euro 2012; Ireland to finish 3rd in group.

RUF:
World Cup: New Zealand
HEC: Toulouse
Magners League: Munster
All Ireland League: Shannon
Six Nations: France

Gaelic Football:
All-Ireland: Cork
Leinster: Kildare
Ulster: Derry
Munster: Cork
Connacht: Roscommon
NFL: Cork
All-Ireland Club: Nemo Rangers
U-21; Mayo

Hurling:
All-Ireland: Tipperary
Leinster: Kilkenny
Munster: Tipperary
NHL: Galway
All-Ireland Club: Oulart
U-21; clare

Association Football:
Champions League: Barcelona
Airtricity League Of Ireland: Sligo rovers
La Liga: Barcelona
Serie A: AC Milan
SPL: Rangers
EPL: Man City
FA Cup: Arsenal
UEFA Cup: Man City
Copa America: Argentina
Euro 2012; Ireland to finish 2nd in group and win qualifier

RUgby Union:
World Cup: New Zealand
HEC: Leinster
Magners League: Munster
All Ireland League: Shannon
Six Nations: england