Worldwide presence in top ten
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The FIFA World Leagues Predictor is back! The glamour game of the first batch, the encounter between English champions Manchester United and Kevin Keegan's Newcastle United, proved a boon for our top two, bamyaz of the USA and Germany's kammer, who both correctly picked the 1-1 scoreline. These two also proved shrewd judges of the Niigata-Oita Trinita and Bayer Leverkusen-Borussia Dortmund encounters, both of which ended in victory for the away sides.

In third place is cisserunner of Colombia, who achieved the remarkable feat of picking nine out of ten results in the opening round correctly, only faltering in Germany with the Leverkusen-Dortmund match. The rest of the top ten is a truly cosmopolitan affair, including competitors from Jordan, Malaysia, Argentina, Egypt, Canada and Brazil.

The second round of matches takes us from Portugal to Australia, from Belgium to Korea Republic, and from Turkey to Paraguay. FIFA.com users have until 00:00 CET to enter their results for the second round. Here is the next assortment:

Round 2 - 23 & 24 August
Porto-Belenenses (Portugal)
Spartak Moscow-Dynamo Moscow (Russia)
Antalyaspor-Besiktas (Turkey)
Gyeongnam FC-Suwon Samsung Bluewings (Korea Republic)
El Nacional-Deportivo Quito (Ecuador)
Zamalek-Al Masry (Egypt)
Liverpool-Middlesborough (England)
Central Coast Mariners-Sydney FC (Australia)
Anderlecht-Gent (Belgium)
Libertad-12 de Octubre (Paraguay)