Carl Frampton v Mark Lawrenson in score predictor challenge

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th February 2016 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton celebrates defeating Scott Quigg in Saturday nights World Super-Bantamweight unification clash at the Manchester Arena.
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th February 2016 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton celebrates defeating Scott Quigg in Saturday nights World Super-Bantamweight unification clash at the Manchester Arena.

Double world champ Carl Frampton is this weekend taking on one of football punditry’s heavyweights.

The Jackal is pitting his wits against BBC pundit Mark Lawrenson in the weekly score predicting challenge that sees the former Liverpool defender go up against a different challenger each week.

Frampton, who told the BBC his favourite footballer is “someone you probably won’t have heard of - a guy called Kirk Hunter who played for my local Irish league team, Crusaders”, has backed West Ham to beat Manchester United, and Everton to draw with Chelsea this weekend

You can get the full run down on Carl’s score predictions here