“What I always say to anyone who asks me about my predictions is that if I could really seriously predict football results, I would be sitting on my ocean-going yacht, which would be moored off the Bahamas. But it is good fun, that is the main thing.
“It’s nice to know I’ve done better than the fans but I would probably have a higher average score if I made my predictions as close to kick-off as they can.
“Some people have made a big deal about the league table based on my predictions, but when I am making them, I don’t even look at it. I am trying to predict the right results that week, not balance it out so teams are closer to their actual positions.
“What Leicester have done in the Premier League this season shows how difficult it is to predict anything, really.”
Lawro’s end of season stats
Lawro’s best score: 160 points (week 19 v Guy Mowbray and week 36 v Nathan Caton)
Lawro’s worst score: 20 points (week one v Graeme Swann & week 23 v Ice Cube and Kevin Hart)