• A file must have "csv" extension and character ";" as a separator.

  • The first line in the file must contain column names.

  • The first column contains the result of the game (match) in the format "X : Y", where "X" is points of the team, which games result we are predicting, "Y" is opponent team points.

  • 3 or more columns are factors known prior to the game and affecting the outcome of the game.

Create a file in Excel

Fill column names:

Fill in data for each column:

Save the file in csv format with ";" as separator:

Create a file in a simple text editor

Open Windows notepad or any other text editor:

Fill in column names. Use ";" as a separator:

Fill in the data for each column:

Save the file with the name "file name.csv":