Monthly Archives: March 2011

Premier League Gameweek 31 Fantasy Preview

Here comes the stretch run. Let’s preview the Premier League this weekend from a fantasy perspective. You know the deal… I. Manchester United @ West Ham: This is always a fun one and West Ham even beat United at Upton … Continue reading

Posted in Arsenal, Chelsea, fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Liverpool, Manchester United | Tagged dempsey, fantasy premier league, fantasy premier league captain, fantasy premier league preview, gameweek 31 preview, lampard, nani, nasri, van persie | 2 Comments

OchoCinco in MLS: Good or Bad for the Sport?

Guest Writer Griggers is back with his take on Chad Ochocinco. If you haven’t heard by now – Ochocinco has made the reserve team in Kansas City – and anyone who consumes soccer blogs or news surely knows how big … Continue reading

Posted in fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League | Tagged chad johnson soccer, chad ochocinco mls, chad ochocinco soccer, kansas city chad ochocinco, oj simpson, peter vermes | 7 Comments

Club vs Country: Relegation Battles Influenced

Scott Parker was surely England’s best player over the weekend in their 2-0 win over Wales in Euro 2012 qualifying. In the form of his career, the midfielder was employed just in front of the back four and right behind Jack … Continue reading

Posted in Arsenal, Chelsea, fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Frank Lampard, Manchester United | Tagged england 2-0 wales, john terry captain, kevin doyle knee, parker calf, scott parker man of the match, scott parker west ham, west ham relegation, wolves relegation | 1 Comment

Footballer Look-Alikes: Gattuso and Rafaelov

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It’s a weekend of international friendlies and Euro 2012 qualifiers. Israel are without Yossi Benayoun in their quest for Euro 2012 qualification but they are being led by new star Lior Rafaelov – who, in my opinion, is a spitting … Continue reading

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Butt’s Brain: Friday

What’s going on in Butt’s Brain… Nani not happy with Manchester United tactics [ESPN] The future of Wales looks bright with Aaron Ramsey and Gareth Bale… [In the Stands] Lengthy but interesting piece on Ajax / Amsterdam [A Football Report] … Continue reading

Posted in fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Manchester United | Tagged daniel agger, danish swagger, nani doesn't like sir alex ferguson tactics, nani tactics, new usmny kit | 1 Comment

Carlos Tevez in a Race against Time

Carlos Tevez has torn a muscle in his groin and is in a race against time to be fit for Manchester City’s April 3rd clash with Sunderland. With the uncertainty surrounding Berbatov vs Hernandez as Manchester United’s # 2 striking … Continue reading

Posted in fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Manchester United | Tagged carlos tevez, tevez abductor, tevez adductor, tevez hurt, tevez injury, wayne rooney | 5 Comments

International Break Fun / Boredom

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Relegation Pile Up: The Fantasy Gems

It’s 8 teams with 33 points or less in the Premier League. A whopping eight different teams! Wigan sit at the bottom of the table on 30 points whilst Blackburn are certainly not resting easy in 13th on 33 points. … Continue reading

Posted in fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog | Tagged ashley young, charlie adam, demba ba, fantasy premier league, relegation battles, scott parker, west brom going down, wigan going down | 4 Comments

Funny Feeling Friday: Gareth Bale

I don’t really need to write much about this lad. Over the past year he’s proven himself to be one of the best Fantasy Premier League players around. He’s cheap as chips (6.9M) and hasn’t started in the league since … Continue reading

Posted in fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, funny feeling friday | Tagged crouch, defoe, fantasy premier league captain, gareth bale, modric, tottenham, vdv | 10 Comments

Ferguson Laughing at Benched Berbatov

  By the looks of this video from Tuesday’s Champions League win against Marseille, I can’t imagine Dimitar Berbatov helped his cause for a start this weekend against Bolton.

Posted in fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Manchester United | Tagged berbatov, berbatov sulking, chicharito, man utd vs bolton, manchester united, rooney, sir alex ferguson | 1 Comment