wp-championship ist ein Tippspiel-Plugin für WordPress für beispielsweise Fußballturniere.


  • define number of groups, and points given to the winner, looser of each match
  • define teams and a team specific icon
  • define matches finalround and pre-final round
  • for each user you can set a substitute
  • sends mails about current game status (if wanted)
  • define game admin to edit match results
  • shows different stats for admin and users
  • allows to arrange tippgroups as a kind of team guessing
  • sql for the EM2008 championship in switzerland and austria
  • sql for the WM2010 championship in south-africa
  • sql for the EM2012 championship in ukraine/polen
  • sql for German Bundesliga 2012/2013
  • sql for German Bundesliga 2013/2014
  • sql for the WM2014 championship in brazil
  • data for German 1. Bundesliga 2016/2017
  • data for German 2. Bundesliga 2016/2017
  • data for the WM2018 championship in russia

Thanks go to all who support this plugin, with hints and suggestions for improvment and especially to Andy Chapman for doing a lot of tests


  • wp-championship stats
  • wp-championship tipp dialog


  1. Upload to your plugins folder, usually
    wp-content/plugins/, keeping the directory structure intact
    (i.e. wp-championship.php should end up in

    1. Activate the plugin on the plugin screen.

    2. Visit the configuration page (wp-championship) to
      configure your guessing game

    3. Optional: load teams andmatches into your database (e.g. using phpmyadmin). SQL for the WM2010 can be found in the sql subdirectory

    4. Optional Update to v1.6, v2.5, v2.9, v8.6: Please remember to deactivate and activate the plugin once for database updates


Where can I get further information about the plugin?

There are several resources to visit:


Für dieses Plugin gibt es keine Rezensionen.

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2021-07-03 v9.0

  • fixed finals calculation for non unique target teams
  • fixed typo in EM2021 match data
  • added cs_stats9 champion-tip stats
  • added data for the german Bundesliga 2021/22

2021-06-12 v8.9

  • fixed typos in EM2921 data
  • fixed german translation
  • fixed table toggle in cs_userstats

2021-05-31 v8.8

  • fixed problem with adding new users on some setups

2021-05-12 v8.7

  • fixed user settings dialog
  • fixed translation

2021-05-08 v8.6

  • added new feature to hide finished games in tip dialog

2021-05-06 v8.5

  • fixed typo in EM2021 data

2021-05-05 v8.4

  • added data for EM 2021

2020-09-09 v8.3

  • fixed icon representation
  • fixed german translations

2020-09-06 v8.2

  • fixed deprecated create_function call
  • added data for German bundesliga 2020/2021
  • added support to import data from OpenligaDB

2020-05-20 v8.1

  • fixed WPLANG warnings
  • fixed deprecated calls

2019-08-03 v8.0

  • added data for German Bundesliga 2019/2020

2018-08-27 v7.9

  • replaced deprecated create_function calls
  • changed translation to be compatible with WordPress standards

2018-07-18 v7.8

  • reduced reminder mails to one mail per check not one mail per match
  • fixed tippgroup parameter passing for stats in some special cases
  • added option to send mails as text not HTML
  • fixed typo in user tipp
  • fixed a matchtime typo in Matches 59 and 60
  • added data for German bundesliag 2018/2019

2018-06-11 v7.7

  • add submit buttons after eacht section to support quicker tipps
  • fixed tablesorter for different month in one round

2018-06-11 v7.6

  • fixed a typo in the match data, matcfh 40 is on 24th not on 23th
  • fixed a typo in a select to substitute another player

2018-05-31 v7.5

  • fixed some typos and changed times in match data for WM2018

2018-05-26 v7.4

  • added new headline for cs-stats8 and show message if tippgroups are not activated
  • switched from user_nicename to display_name to show the name the user selected in the profile dialog of WordPress
  • surpress some warnings of undefined variables
  • fixed incompatibility with Outlook mails
  • english translation updated. Thanks to Kristin.

2018-01-14 v7.3

  • added new data for the WM2018 in russia

2017-08-03 v7.2

  • added new data for Bundesliga 2017/2018 – Thanks to Max

2017-01-22 v7.1

  • added tippgroup table to remove tables function
  • fixed auto add admin as player
  • fixed show only a number of matches, failed if less then wanted number of matchdays left
  • fixed import data without truncating db-tables

2016-08-05 v7.0

  • added penalty/bounus points feature for users
  • switched database ddl to dbDelta syntax
  • replaced deprecated function get_currentuserinfo
  • added feature to only display a given number of match days
  • added tippgroup admin dialog to manage tippgroups better
  • added switch to activate/deactivate tippgroups
  • added cs-stats8 – stats for tippgroups
  • added new widget to show stats for tippgroups
  • added option to select tippgroup from tipp dialog
  • extended cs-stats1 with column for number of tipps
  • added data for 1. Bundesliga 2016/2017 Thanks to Mario
  • added data for 2. Bundesliga 2016/2017 Thanks to Matthias

2016-05-18 v6.9

  • fixed show tips was not saved in admin dialog
  • adopted default css to twentysixteen Theme

2016-05-13 v6.8

  • fixed team data and replaced wrong icon

2016-05-10 v6.7

  • fixed permissions for Switzerland icon
  • fixed validation rule for separate threshold value
  • made plugin independent from privileges to create temporary tables
  • fixed typo in EM 2016 team name

2016-03-13 v6.6

  • added Icons and SQL and CSV for EM 2016 in France – Thanks to all who helped :-))

2016-03-01 v6.5

  • fixed admin dialog XMLRPC options
  • adopted mysql version check to mysqli api

2016-01-03 v6.4

  • updated data for Bundesliga 2015/2016, dates and times were updated

2015-11-26 v6.3

  • updated data for Bundesliga 2015/2016, dates and times were updated

2015-11-07 v6.2

  • fixed php warning when file was called directly

2015-11-06 v6.1

  • fixed ajax problem for stats4-stats7

2015-11-04 v6.0

  • switched to ajax in backend
  • removed core dependencies
  • sanitize post calls

2015-10-29 v5.9

  • fixed some potential sql injection leaks

2015-09-06 v5.8

  • updated data for Bundesliga 2015/2016, dates and times were updated

2015-08-15 v5.7

  • updated data for Bundesliga 2015/2016, dates and times were updated

2015-06-27 v5.6

  • added data for Bundesliga 2015/2016
  • fixed import (imported zero dates sometimes)

2015-04-06 v5.5

  • updated data for Bundesliga 2014/2015, final update

2014-12-25 v5.4

  • updated data for Bundesliga 2014/2015, dates and times were updated

2014-10-23 v5.3

  • fixed data for Bundesliga 2014/2015 dates were not loaded correctly

2014-09-30 v5.2

  • updated data for Bundesliga 2014/15

2014-09-12 v5.1

  • updated data for Bundesliga 2014/15

2014-09-01 v5.0

  • fixed wrong warning message when saving tipps (for champion tip)

2014-08-21 v4.9

  • fixed quotes in Bundesliga csv file

2014-08-15 v4.8

  • added parameter for one side tipp, choice between with tendency only, withour tendency only and always
  • added parameter to set final winner in case you are guessing on results after 90 Minutes which can be tied in the final
  • added german Bundesliga 2014/2015 as SQL and CSV. Thanks to Manuel

2014-06-17 v4.7

  • added responsive css for tipp table (uses CSS3)
  • replaced use of gmt_offset for mailservice
  • if tipp could not be saved because match has already started the wrong tip was displayed one time
  • fixed calc points for one side goal tip

2014-06-06 v4.6

  • fixed typos in csv files

2014-05-24 v4.5

  • added csv import and export for teams and matches
  • updated jquery.tooltip.js to v1.1 and made it work with bootstrap themes
  • fixed typo when deleting preround matches
  • updated manual
  • removed dead code
  • fixed problem while editing final matches

2014-05-05 v4.4

  • fixed some table names in sqls to vars from globals.php
  • fixed bug for direct compare for german bundesliga
  • fixed typo for WM2014 Match 59
  • added support link
  • added contextual help

2014-04-15 v4.3

  • fixed SQL for WM2014
  • added SQL for WM2014 with CEST timezones
  • fixed delete team in team edit dialog

2014-02-15 v4.2

  • added teams andmatches for the soccer-world-championship 2014 (Thanks to Dieter Pfenning for all your work)
  • made many functions pluggable (you can overwrite them from within e.g. functions.php)
  • you can now store icons in YourThemefolder/wp-championship/icons
  • you can now store xwp-championship.css in YourThemefolder/wp-championship/ too
  • you can now override cs_stats.php ,cs_groupstats.php and cs_matchstats.php if you place a file with the same name in YourThemefolder/wp-championship/
  • removed jquery.dimensions enqueue since it is part of jquery now
  • removed old icons

2013-10-23 v4.1

  • fixed adding a match to the final round
  • fixed cs-stats5 results were shifted when player did not enter a tip for every match
  • removed timezone calc for client side due to geoip service was shut down
  • added english quickreference guide

2013-08-04 v4.0

  • fixed setup because default admin entry was not correct
  • added icons and sql for Bundesliga 2013/2014

2012-11-24 v3.9

  • add the possibility to give each team a penalty in points

2012-10-09 v3.8

  • load javascript in backend only on wp-championship pages
  • add cs-stats7 Guesser of the month stats
  • changed enqueue script to proper use with plugins_url

2012-07-06 v3.7

  • added new option for goalsum tip you only hit if your tipp is euqal goalsum not equal or greater
  • added sql and icons for Bundesliga 2012/2013
  • added columnd points to stats4
  • added stats6 to show all matches from one team
  • extended tipp-aids in tippdialog with stats6 when hovering over the teamname

2012-06-25 v3.6

  • fixed the widget display name
  • extended goal sum tipp to accept a sum of 0
  • fixed goalsum tipp could only be entered for all games at once
  • points for goalsum tipp where assigned when tipp was >= result, changed this to =
  • tipps from other players are now shown directly after the match has started in stats4
  • extended selection filter to select from match and player
  • fixed a bug in team stats, count of wins and loss

2012-06-10 v3.5

  • fixed substitue list contained all usernames not only the players in tip dialog
  • fixed wrong trend was shown at first result
  • fixed a numbering issue with the widget
  • fixed display average in the widget
  • trend was lost when admin entered tips but no results
  • mailreminder was not send due to a typo in date variable

2012-06-03 v3.4

  • fixed problem with table sorting option
  • fixed some typos in readme.txt

2012-06-01 v3.3

  • fixed xmlrpc statistic 7 (all tables were displayed independent of the parameter)
  • fixed first tipp when user was not in cs_users

2012-05-20 v3.2

  • added hover table feature to tipp dialog (shows an ajax like group table when hovering over the group id)
  • fixed uninitialized value fpr cs_sort_tipp

2012-05-18 v3.1

  • fixed deprecated use of user_level (leads to many many php notices)
  • fixed problem with entering a wrong tipp as first tipp (all tips were set to -1)
  • fixed html error in confirmation mail
  • removed deprecated parameter from add_option in setup.php (leads to many php notices during activation)
  • clean up some php notices on the admin dialogs

2012-05-12 v3.0

  • fixed button style in admin dialog
  • added XMLRPC interface to wp-championship for use with smartphone apps
  • fixed width of menu entry in wp admin menu
  • fixed widget layout on twentyeleven
  • adopt default css to twentyeleven
  • added demo mode (activate in wp-championship.php)
  • fixed an incompatibility with wordpress MU and register_activation/deactivation
  • adopted to HTML5 for 3.3 compatibility
  • added SQL for EM2012 (folder sql)
  • fixed heading for location in tipp table
  • fixed confirmation mail (teams and time were not displayed, for finals set team to n/a)
  • fixed wrong message (Mail could not be sent…) when deactivating the mailreceipt
  • added auto add feature to automatically add new users to guessing game (see admin dialog to activate)
  • fixed mailservice receipt was only send for admins
  • cleanup php warning (a bit)
  • cleanup html validity
  • fixed stats4 when all players were selected only part of the tipps was shown

= 2011-08-26 v2.9=
* added the possibility to select all users in cs-stats4
* fixed problem adding final match with bundesliga mode
* fixed problem with jquery 1.4.4 and trigger in wordpress 3.1
* added cs-stats5 an compact overview over one day
* fixed that field spieltag was deleted when editing match
* added shortname for teams for use in reports and stats
* added widget for display the current ranking
* fixed error in winner calculation in Bundesliga-mode
* added confirmation mail feature
* fix ranking when matches were deleted and old tipps were still present
* added group feature for players (every user can be member of a tippgroup, stats can be calculated only for one group or for all)
* fixed an incompatibility with FF6 and WordPress adminbar

2010-11-08 v2.8

  • fixed debug info dump
  • fixed stats to work with non standard wp installations
  • fixed pie chart calculating correct percentage
  • added charset /collation to setup
  • fixed wrong collation in ajax data transfer

2010-10-31 v2.7

  • added label configuration admin dialog
  • conserve wp-championship.css during autoupdate
  • added basic statistics (insert [cs-stats1], [cs-stats2], [cs-stats3] or [cs-stats4] into a page or post) see documentation for further information

2010-08-20 v2.6

  • fixed collision with older wp-championship version and buddypress

2010-08-06 v2.5

  • removed invalid table class from default css file
  • added collapse/expand per day for Bundesligamodus
  • added admin switch to lock round1-tipps generally
  • added spieltag attribute to matches for mapping in liga-mode
  • added trend barometer for ranking table and mailservice
  • only output finalround on stats page when final matches exists

2010-07-09 v2.4

  • fixed missing calculation of next match in finalround (match for third place) again 🙁

2010-07-07 v2.3

  • fixed invalid xhtml in tipp-dialog
  • fixed missing calculation of next match in finalround (match for third place)

2010-06-20 v2.2

  • fixed invalid xhtml tableheader in ranking mail
  • fixed sql for result calculation in group tables

2010-06-11 v2.1

  • fixed some translation tags
  • fixed warning message for browser timezone when ip is localhost
  • fixed WM2010 location of match #56 from Johannisburg to Kapstadt
  • fix saving other tipps during a game was not possible

2010-06-01 v2.0

  • fixed output of nonce field, was probably a collision with other plugins
  • fixed sort order on tipp dialog for finalround
  • fixed points calculation for oneside tipp in conjunction with tendency tipp(> instead of >=)
  • fixed goalsum tipp for tipps with no points yet
  • fixed link to substitue was not correct with all permalink settings in wordpress

2010-05-19 v1.9

  • fixed missing cr in mail header (which causes some mailservers to deny mailtransfer)
  • fixed check for championtipp against current time, used server time instead of blog-time. this lead to problems if server and blog time are in different timezones

2010-05-09 v1.8

  • fixed warning message when allow_url_fopen was Off

2010-05-08 v1.7

  • added option for oneside tipp only hits if tendency is correct
  • added auto goalsum tipp (tipp will be calcualted from result tipp (sum of goals)

2010-04-27 v1.6

  • fixed layout in readme.txt
  • added screenshots
  • fixed, championtipp was not updated when no other field was changed (tippdialog)
  • added error message when championtipp should be changed after first match start
  • added feature to gain points for a only on one side correct tip
  • added feature to gain points for a sum of goals/points during for each match
  • fixed save user data when using substitutes
  • added feature to gain points if one side of the tipp is exactly correct
  • fixed button class on tipp page
  • added switch to enable/disable floating link

2010-04-15 v1.5

  • adopt to wordpress 2.9.2
  • added sql for WM2010 (teams, matches)
  • added mail reminder for upcoming matches
  • added italian translation (thanks to Davide 🙂 )
  • added sortable tables to tipp page
  • added foldable tables to results page
  • added tooltip to matchtime column showing the starttime based on browsers timezone
  • added animated flags (thanks to Andy)
  • extended input checking on tipp page
  • mark not accepted values in red (tipp page)
  • added auto-floating „Top of page“ link
  • make sure only one admin entry is added by default
  • added menu icon – the worldcup 🙂

2009-03-29 v1.4

  • adding a first draft of english translation

2008-08-02 v1.3

  • corrected a bit of incorrect xhtml
  • fixed wrong timestamp for championtime
  • check tipptime for championtime in case of injection
  • mark admin as tippspiel admin during install
  • add switch to disable substitute feature
  • added nonce check
  • added championship modus for the german bundesliga
  • extended classification boards with some stats

2008-06-18 v1.2

  • added the possibility to define mixed finalround matches (from groups and match)
  • fixed a problem to store user settings when no champion tipp was given
  • fixed an error when using a substitute
  • added separate trigger for recalculating points and finals in admin dialog

2008-06-16 v1.1

  • fixed some spelling mistakes
  • fixed xhtml for tipp page
  • fixed problem with saving user options
  • fixed html in admin dialog
  • fixed sql error when updating finals
  • corrected type error in team dialog

2008-06-11 v1.0

  • send mails only when admin is entering results (not when admin entered tipps)
  • added mailservice trigger in admin dialog
  • corrected order in group classification
  • consider wordpress timezone for time checking
  • store only new or changed tipps
  • corrected pulldown menu for champion tipp in user dialog
  • fixed points calculation for tendency and tied games (when no tipp was entered points for tied games were added)

2008-06-01 v0.9

  • fixed mistake in em2008.sql
  • fixed problem creating matches

= 2008-05-31 v0.8=
* read correct wordpress table prefix
* added possibility to remove wp-championship db tables
* the finals will now be calculated each time a results is changed
* you can overrule pre-elimination classification manual by setting the standing in the match dialog
* when creating a new user in user dialog check if user allready exists

= 2008-05-27 v0.7=
* extended data validation for input fields (tipps and results)
* prepare for translation, added .pot file
* corrected spelling errors

= 2008-05-22 v0.6=
* initial alpha release