The 2012-13 season has been full of ups and downs, exciting incidents and questionable decisions, which has ultimately led to a lot of heartache for some teams and glorious finales for others.
For many clubs, getting the slightest stroke of luck—a dodgy assistant's flag, a deflection, a crossbar—could mean the difference between success and failure, while others perhaps see a rather bigger slice of fortune fall their way.
Of course, no season can be summed up in one moment of good or bad luck, not when so many matches come before it. But there's no doubt that some clubs have made the most of the good fortune which has smiled upon them.
Here are the six luckiest clubs around the game this year.