Monthly Archives: October 2012

Butt’s Brain: Midweek Musings

Injuries galore, Arsenal win 7-5 at Reading, and other midweek news and notes as we prepare for the coming weekend… Manchester City’s Micah Richards is facing up to 4 months out with a knee injury. From a fantasy perspective, Pablo … Continue reading

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Funny Feeling Friday: Christian Benteke

Was very close to selecting Darren Bent as the FFF this weekend – after all, the former Aston Villa captain has seen his FPL price plummet to 8M and is owned by just 1% of fantasy managers. But instead we’ll … Continue reading

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Fantasy Premier League Gameweek 9 Preview

Manchester City get beaten at Ajax 3-1 and it will take a miracle for them to progress to the knockout stages of the Champions League, is Mancini’s job safe? Swansea could feel the wrath this weekend, let’s jump in… I. … Continue reading

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Butt’s Brain Wednesday: Injuries Galore

The Champions League matches continue on midweek as we have our eyes on a few major Premier League battles this weekend, but first a bit of news from around the league: David de Gea is unhappy, wants to go home, … Continue reading

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Funny Feeling Friday: Steven Gerrard

Amidst all of the talk about high priced midfielders suffering injuries (David Silva), or leading the league in fantasy points (Eden Hazard, Santi Cazorla, or Gareth Bale) we seem to have let one of the greatest FPL assets of the … Continue reading

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Fantasy Premier League Gameweek 8 Preview

England could only manage a 1-1 draw in Poland, but life goes on, and let’s turn our attention back to the Fantasy Premier League. Here we go… I. Chelsea @ Tottenham: Here’s the AVB vs Roberto Di Matteo battle we’ve … Continue reading

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Injury News: David Silva & Wojciech Szczesny Updates

We may have a few more international break injury news and notes to come after England take on Poland this afternoon [in just one hour's time] in their rescheduled World Cup qualifier, but here are a few injury updates from … Continue reading

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Butt’s Brain: World Cup Qualifying News and Notes

A few news and notes from this lengthy international break, as we all lick our lips and prepare for the return of Premier League football this weekend. It’s only Monday – and we have some massive fixtures tomorrow (England traveling … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Premier League Needs more Quality, Less Drama

Haradona urges Premier League stars to concentrate more on their game and keep their conduct on par with how the most popular league in the world should represent itself… On landing in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, I stepped out of the … Continue reading

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To RVP or Not To RVP: That is the Question

Selected by 31% of fantasy managers, and coming in priced at 13.4M in the Fantasy Premier League game, Robin van Persie will make or break your fantasy season this year. No question about it – his status as a “must … Continue reading

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