UK Latest predicted final League Two table and where Bolton and Salford finish last minute news
MetiNews.Com - Here's what a respected statistics and analysis website has forecast for the fourth tier of English football
Breaking News ! The League Two season is more than a dozen games old for all sides and a tightly packed division is unfolding. Newport County currently top the standings as the leaders of the fourth tier of English football. Cheltenham Town and Cambridge United sit second and third at present in the other two automatic promotion spots. The U's are ahead of fourth-placed Forest Green Rovers on goal difference alone with just two points separating fourth to seventh. Exeter City, Leyton Orient and Carlisle United are fifth, sixth and seventh respectively. Sitting a point outside the play-offs at present are Greater Manchester duo Salford City and Bolton Wanderers, who the bookmakers tipped before a ball had been kicked in anger to be among the favourites for the title this season. At the other end of the table, Scunthorpe United and Southend United are the two sides currently occupying the relegation places, though the Iron have fixtures in hand over the sides around them. Throughout the season, respected statistics and analysis website FiveThirtyEight is forecasting the final standings in League Two this campaign, based on a complex model which takes into account a host of factors. The end-of-season probabilities for each team has been calculated and as part of this, the average season has been simulated. Read More Related Articles Ex-Bolton Wanderers and Salford City midfielder joins Notts County on loan from Harrogate Town Read More Related Articles Bolton Wanderers' winning run and Christmas position could turn heads ahead of January transfer window, says striker And though they are not currently in the play-offs, the website predicts that the Ammies will end the season as champions, with Cheltenham and Exeter joining them in promotion to League One. Cambridge, Newport, Leyton Orient and Forest Green are the four sides tipped to contest the play-offs, with Colchester and Bolton eighth and ninth respectively. At the other end of the table, Southend are predicted to go down as the EFL's bottom club, but Scunthorpe are predicted to avoid relegation to the National League at the expense of Stevenage. Here is the latest predicted final League Two table, courtesy of FiveThirtyEight. Latest predicted final League Two table 1. Salford City 2. Cheltenham Town 3. Exeter City 4. Cambridge United 5. Newport County 6.
. Forest Green Rovers 8. Colchester United 9. Bolton Wanderers 10. Tranmere Rovers 11. Carlisle United 12. Oldham Athletic 13. Crawley Town 14. Port Vale 15. Grimsby Town 16. Bradford City 17. Morecambe
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18. Walsall 19. Barrow 20. Harrogate Town 21. Mansfield Town 22. Scunthorpe United 23. Stevenage 24. Southend United