Monthly Archives: August 2010

Asamoah Gyan to Sunderland – Great Success for Steve Bruce

Ghana’s best player at the World Cup, Asamoah Gyan, has completed a record move signing for Sunderland today. Gyan will partner fantasy footie star Darren Bent and should score 10 + league goals this season. He will probably be priced … Continue reading

Posted in Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog | Tagged asamoah gyan sunderland, darren bent fantasy premier league, gyan transfer, transfer deadline deals | Leave a comment

Transfer Deadline Day

It’s Transfer Deadline Day in the Premier League, so let’s take a look at some of the key moves affecting our favorite Premier League teams… You can follow along live at the BBC or at our buddies Unprofessional Foul as … Continue reading

Posted in Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog | Tagged adebayor to tottenham, carlton cole to liverpool, crouch to manchester city, fantasy premier league transfers, konchesky to liverpool, transfer deadline live, transfer deadline tuesday, transfers premier league | 6 Comments

Headers Can be Dangerous

Posted in Fantasy Premier League | Tagged jessica kastrop sky sports presenter hit by stray football Ball Bashes Blond Babe's Bonce, reporter gets bump on the head, sky sports header hot report, youtube video soccer | Leave a comment

Butt’s Brain: Transfer News Monday

A bit of what’s going on in Butt’s Brain today as we bring you news and links from around the footie web. Mark Schwarzer is set for his switch to Arsenal. The Fulham ‘keeper reportedly failed a medical last week … Continue reading

Posted in Arsenal, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Liverpool | Tagged anton ferdinand dance, carlton cole to liverpool, fantasy premier league transfers, harry redknapp, manchester city, manuel almunia, mark schwarzer to arsenal, nigel reo-coker dance, transfer deadline, transfer rumours, west ham, zlatan ibrahimovic ac milan | 1 Comment

Joey Barton: A Bargain Buy or a Red Card Waiting to Happen?

Two years ago we wrote a post called “Joey Barton Should Never Play (Fantasy) Football Again.” But, it’s time we bring Barton back into our thinking. Sure, he’s a thug. Probably a despicable person. Maybe repentant. I have no idea. … Continue reading

Posted in Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog | Tagged buy joey barton, fantasy premier league, he's only 4.5m, i own albrighton but i'm thinking of bringing in barton, joey barton, joey barton discipline, newcastle, newcastle corner kick takers, newcastle penalty takers, newcsatle set piece takers, soccer players are like inventory | 4 Comments

Matchday Musings: Did Jussi what I saw?

Some Fantasy Premier League specific matchday musings for you after an interesting and unpredictable (Wigan / Sunderland) weekend… Watched the Aston Villa – Everton match today and though I think he is a superb manager, I have to say that … Continue reading

Posted in Arsenal, Chelsea, Cristiano Ronaldo, fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Frank Lampard, Liverpool, Manchester United | Tagged anelka, benayoun, didier drogba fantasy premier league, essien, fantasy premier league wildcard, john terry, lampard groin surgery, malouda, mikel, mikel arteta fantasy premier league, premier league fantasy blog, premier league fantasy captain, ramires, stockdale premier league, transfer deadline | Leave a comment

Lampard the Latest to Get Groin Surgery

Frank Lampard not only missed a penalty today against Stoke but to add injury to insult – he’ll be going under the knife next week to take care of a minor groin / hernia problem. The 13M rated former Fantasy … Continue reading

Posted in Arsenal, Chelsea, fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Frank Lampard, funny feeling friday, Liverpool | Tagged england euro 2012 qualifiers, lampard groin injury, lampard groin surgery, lampard injury | Leave a comment

Good Morning, Arsenal: Van Persie Wonderstrike from the Archives

Chamakh couldn’t do this if he tried 100 times on the training ground. This is why he sits on the bench and Robin Van Persie starts. Silly Chamakh owners – he’s just a lite version of Niko Bendtner while RVP … Continue reading

Posted in Arsenal, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog | Tagged arsenal strikers, bendtner, chamakh, i wondered everybody on my e-mail chain that chamakh would be benched but no one believed me now do you believe me?, marco van basten, overrated fantasy premier league players named chamakh, robin van persie | 6 Comments

Funny Feeling Friday: Robert Lester Zamora

OK, the Funny Feeling Friday is usually reserved for a player who is out of form, undervalued, or unpopular, so we are stretching with our selection this week, but it is Bobby Zamora. Last spring we gave you perhaps the … Continue reading

Posted in funny feeling friday | Tagged andrew carroll hat trick super easy to predict, bobby zamora, dave kitson where are you, no problems we know it all, zamora fantasy premier league, zamora fulham | Comments Off

Premier League Gameweek 3 Fantasy Preview

Let’s jump right into our weekend Fantasy Premier League preview. We’ll look at I) the best match from a neutral’s perspective II) the most fantasy friendly game III) Studs and Duds and IV) A predicted best eleven. I. Everton @ … Continue reading

Posted in Arsenal, Chelsea, fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Frank Lampard, Liverpool, Manchester United | Tagged captain didier drogba, captain fernando torres, captain frank lampard, captain gareth bale, fantasy premier league preview, fantasy premier league who to captain, kalou and malouda rotation, preview premier league, ramires debut | 8 Comments