MAGIC: Our Football Forecaster is looking in to his crystal football to find the winners in 2015.
MAGIC: Our Football Forecaster is looking in to his crystal football to find the winners in 2015.

The Football Forecaster is Back for 2015

THE 2015 football season kicks off this weekend and the Stanthorpe Border Post's mystery Football Forecaster has given us the hot tips for all of the matches in round one.

Don't forget to pick up a copy of next Tuesday's Border Post to catch up with all the scores and action from round one matches.

MENS

Inter vs City

Both teams have new coaches this year and both will be hoping to kick off with a win. City has had one preseason game which may give them an edge.

VERDICT: City win 3-1

Ballandean vs United

It's the Grand Final replay but with two very different teams taking the field. United have lost eight of their squad while Ballandean have fared a little better. We shouldn't underestimate United but Ballandean will have revenge on their mind. It should be a close game.

VERDICT: Ballandean win 3-1

Tenterfield vs Carlton

Carlton have been training for a while, but finished squad is still not completed. Tenterfield should be stronger in their second year in the competition. Predicting a tight one down in New South Wales.

VERDICT: Draw 1-1

 

WOMENS

Inter vs City

City looks to have plenty of depth and is well prepared for this season opener. Inter lost a couple of experienced players from last year which may make this a difficult season.

VERDICT: City win 4-1

Ballandean vs United

Ballandean will be keen to kick off with a win against a depleted United team. Plenty of depth at Ballandean provides numerous options, while United should improve as the year goes on.

VERDICT: Ballandean win 4-1

Tenterfield vs Carlton

Carlton seems to have strengthened by Tenterfield still have the majority of the team that lost in last year's grand final. Tenterfield should be too strong at home - but I could be wrong.

VERDICT: Tenterfield win 2-1

 

SENIOR COLTS

Inter vs City

City has lost a number of senior players this year, while inter has retained most of theirs. Inter should be able to kick off their season with a win, but city could surprise.

VERDICT: Inter win 2-1

Ballandean vs United

A different looking United squad will take the field in 2015 but Ballandean will also struggle with numbers in this grade. This one could go either way but United through strength in numbers should be too strong.

VERDICT: United win 3-2

Tenterfield vs Carlton

Carlton may be the big improvers in this grade after a couple of years on struggle street. Tenterfield finished very well last year and could push for honours in 2015. This is an interesting game.

VERDICT: Draw 1-1

 

JUNIOR COLTS

Inter vs City

Leaning towards City who have strengthened over the off season. It will be interesting to see how these two teams shape up.

VERDICT: City win 3-2

Ballandean vs United

It's hard to line these two teams up. I will know more about both teams after this match is finished so I'm sitting on the fence for now.

VERDICT: Draw 2-2

Tenterfield vs Carlton

New team Tenterfield will be keen to start with a win. However, I don't know much about either side. Again I'll take the easy option.

VERDICT: Draw 2-2

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