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    Surviving the National Lottery – Football Pools Strike Back

    The concept of the football swimming pools dates back to Liverpool, 1923 when the late Sir John Moores printed off and dispersed football coupons by hand after football matches. Fixed-odds banking on football matches had in fact been in presence since the 1880s when papers in England started to provide fixed rates on football matches. Nonetheless, the concept of a football pool was significantly various to that provided by the paper and has actually stayed reasonably unmodified since. Basically, whereas the paper carried probabilities on teams to win or a match to end in a draw, the football swimming pools enabled players to anticipate the results of several suits, with…