Monthly Archives: August 2011

Transfer Deadline Day Live

It’s the final day of the transfer window. Get ready for Twitter updates, last second medicals, and helicopter rides across the U.K. Who will dot the i’s and cross the t’s today? Will Arsenal continue to make moves? Per Mertesacker … Continue reading

Posted in Arsenal, Chelsea, fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Manchester United | Tagged footie stars in helicopters, helicopter rides for soccer players, live premier league transfers, medical, transfer deadline day, transfer deadline day live, transfer window closes | 2 Comments

Wayne Rooney Given Assist: FPL Continues to Frustrate

  I have to say that despite all of the issues the Fantasy Premier League has had this season – unlimited transfers in Gameweek 2 after technical errors with the platform in week one, slow updating times and a poor … Continue reading

Posted in fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Manchester United | Tagged fantasy epl blog, fantasy premier league apology, fantasy premier league assists, fantasy premier league mistake, fantasy premier league scoring, wayne rooney assist, wayne rooney fantasy premier league, wayne rooney phantom assist | 15 Comments

Butt’s Brain: International Break

Still digesting the Manchester United 8-2 win over Arsenal. Here’s what else is in Butt’s Brain as the transfer deadline nears… Manchester City hero Dzeko fears being dropped at any time [The Sun] A blast from the past, but a … Continue reading

Posted in Arsenal, Chelsea, fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Liverpool, Manchester United | Tagged benayoun arsenal, edin dzeko, fantasy premier league, hargreaves tottenham | 1 Comment

@piersmorgan on Arsenal: Goals on Sunday

    CNN anchor Piers Morgan: “I was ashamed to be an Arsenal fan today.” “I don’t trust Wenger with our money anymore… he is too stubborn and misses the boat…” Embedded above, Morgan’s views on Arsenal. “THAT PERFORMANCE WAS … Continue reading

Posted in Arsenal, fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog | Tagged arsenal, arsene wenger, christian miles, fox soccer channel, goals on sunday, keith costigan, kyle martino, piers morgan, piers morgan on fox soccer, warren barton | Leave a comment

Masterclass Manchester United

I was only able to watch the first half of Manchester United’s 8-2 thrashing over Arsenal today and though I recorded the second half (and later watched it in its entirety) I left at halftime thinking 3-1 was a fair … Continue reading

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Funny Feeling Friday: Hugo Rodallega

With Wigan’s new star (and Charles N’Zogbia replacement) Victor Moses rated at just 50/50 to play this weekend with a groin injury, I had to look elsewhere for a ‘Funny Feeling Friday’ selection. I was always planning on going with … Continue reading

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Premier League Gameweek 3 Fantasy Preview

Let’s get right to it. Week 3. After week 2′s “apology/unlimited transfer shenanigans” we are back to basics and building our teams for the long term… There are quite a few attacking options this week that I wish we could … Continue reading

Posted in Arsenal, Chelsea, fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Frank Lampard, Liverpool, Manchester United | Tagged anelka norwich, drogba norwich, fantasy epl blog, fantasy footie, fantasy premier league captain, fantasy premier league cheap defenders, fantasy premier league preview, fantasy soccer blog, shane long, shay given, torres norwich | 5 Comments

Butt’s Brain: Thursday

What’s going on in Butt’s Brain this week as we get ready for another weekend of Premier League football… Luis Suarez is flying as the Liverpool man has scored 3 goals in 3 games. The first Fantasy Premier League “price … Continue reading

Posted in fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Liverpool, Manchester United | Tagged arsenal champions league, arsenal udinese, arsenal van persie, arsenal walcott, fantasy epl blog, luis suarez fantasy football, luis suarez goals, luis suarez liverpool, manchester united youth players, welbeck fantasy premier league | 2 Comments

Arsenal Lose Nasri and Miss out on Mata

All the talk on this Tuesday morning in the Premier League should really revolve around Manchester United’s embarrassment of riches at the striker position, after Sir Alex’s men peppered Tottenham’s goal last night and won 3-0 at Old Trafford, but … Continue reading

Posted in Arsenal, Chelsea, fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Liverpool, Manchester United | Tagged arsenal champions league, arsenal udinese, fantasy epl blog, fantasy premier league blog, gervinho forehead, juan mata chelsea, manchester united tottenham, robin van persie, samir nasri manchester city, welbeck goal | 2 Comments

Is Torres the new Shevchenko?

Fernando Torres played only 59 minutes yesterday in Chelsea’s 2-1 win over West Brom. The Spanish striker started but failed to get into the game – receiving little to no service from the likes of Kalou or Lampard before being … Continue reading

Posted in Chelsea, fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Frank Lampard | Tagged fantasy epl blog, fernando torres chelsea, fernando torres form, shevchenko torres, torres norwich, torres schevchenko, torres west brom | 9 Comments