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This page shows a projection of the league table based on current ELO scores - by calculating the percentage likelihood of each remaining match, an "expected points" score is assigned to each club's matches, and from that, their final expected points total for the season is estimated. Standard deviation from this expected points total is also calculated and displayed, to give a likely range of points values for each team.

In the graph, the dark shaded area shows the current points that each team has in the league table. To the right of that, each team's expected points range is shown - based on current ELO scores, each team has a 95% probability of finishing with a points total between the two lighter shaded areas, a 66% probability of finishing between the slightly darker shaded areas, while the expected points value is highlighted in the darker colour in the middle of the range.

Inspired by ClubELO.com, the ELO rating system is a method of calculating and comparing the relative strengths of teams in competition. For every match played, the ELO scores of the two teams are considered, and adjusted for other factors (such as home advantage), to calculate the likelihood of the match result. When the actual result of the game is known, the ELO score is adjusted accordingly, comparing the expected outcome of the game with the actual outcome - so a victory over Manchester United will be worth more points than one over Supermarine. The resulting ELO score can be used to compare the strengths of teams over time, and to project future results based on the current form of all teams.

EFL SKY BET LEAGUE TWO

 Proj. Club Actual   Projected
Played Won Drawn Lost Points   To Play Win % Draw % Loss % Exp. Pts. 
 1. Luton Town 27 16 6 5 54   19 53.2% 25.3% 21.4% 89.1 
 2. Accrington Stanley 26 15 3 8 48   20 45.7% 26.9% 27.4% 80.3 
 3. Exeter City 26 15 3 8 48   20 41.5% 27.2% 31.3% 78.9 
 4. Notts County 27 13 9 5 48   19 44.0% 27.0% 29.0% 78.7 
 5. Wycombe Wanderers 27 13 7 7 46   19 45.3% 27.0% 27.8% 77.1 
 6. Lincoln City 27 12 9 6 45   19 43.6% 27.1% 29.3% 74.9 
 7. Mansfield Town 27 11 11 5 44   19 43.9% 27.0% 29.1% 74.2 
 8. Coventry City 27 13 5 9 44   19 44.6% 26.9% 28.5% 74.2 
 9. Newport County 27 12 8 7 44   19 39.8% 27.3% 32.9% 71.6 
 10. Swindon Town 26 13 2 11 41   20 40.8% 27.1% 32.0% 70.9 
 11. Colchester United 28 11 8 9 41   18 37.9% 27.5% 34.6% 66.0 
 12. Carlisle United 27 9 8 10 35   19 38.0% 27.4% 34.5% 62.4 
 13. Cambridge United 27 10 8 9 38   19 34.3% 27.5% 38.2% 61.6 
 14. Stevenage 27 9 8 10 35   19 34.5% 27.5% 37.9% 59.1 
 15. Crawley Town 27 10 6 11 36   19 30.2% 27.0% 42.8% 57.5 
 16. Grimsby Town 28 9 8 11 35   18 29.3% 27.0% 43.7% 55.6 
 17. Cheltenham Town 28 9 7 12 34   18 30.4% 27.1% 42.5% 55.4 
 18. Port Vale 28 8 5 15 29   18 35.9% 27.5% 36.6% 54.8 
 19. Crewe Alexandra 27 9 2 16 29   19 27.9% 26.9% 45.2% 49.7 
 20. Yeovil Town 27 7 7 13 28   19 29.2% 27.0% 43.7% 48.9 
 21. Morecambe 27 7 7 13 28   19 26.3% 26.7% 47.0% 48.1 
 22. Forest Green Rovers 27 6 5 16 23   19 28.1% 26.9% 45.0% 44.8 
 23. Chesterfield 28 6 6 16 24   18 27.9% 26.8% 45.3% 44.3 
 24. Barnet 27 5 6 16 21   19 23.8% 26.0% 50.3% 39.5 

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