Monthly Archives: November 2012

Funny Feeling Friday: David Silva

A more obvious selection this weekend for our Funny Feeling Friday – but still worthy of mentioning. While Juan Mata (17% owned) and Eden Hazard (37% owned) began the season as world-beaters and are still Top 5 FPL midfield selections … Continue reading

Posted in fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, funny feeling friday | Tagged david silva, eden hazard, fantasy premier league gameweek 15, funny feeling friday, juan mata, sergio aguero carlos tevez, silva FPL | 3 Comments

Fantasy Premier League Gameweek 15 Preview

Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has said that Mario Balotelli can be as good as Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi if he worked harder in training. Will the mercurial Italian become a FPL force this season? A cheaper and more … Continue reading

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Fantasy Premier League Gameweek 14 Preview

1 point against Wigan, 2 against Norwich, and 2 against QPR. Is Robin van Persie really essential after all? If you’ve captained him for those three fixtures this season – presumably three of the easiest fixtures “on paper,” and according … Continue reading

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Funny Feeling Friday: Mladen Petric

Dimitar Berbatov is the obvious fantasy selection at Fulham, the 7.6m rated former Golden Boot winner is owned by 17% of fantasy managers – and is a super stud. And with Bryan Ruiz now injured with a hamstring problem, Berbatov’s … Continue reading

Posted in fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog | Tagged bryan ruiz hamstring, dimitar berbatov, fantasy premier league strikers, fpl blog, fulham, hugo rodallega, martin jol, mladen petric | 2 Comments

Guest Post: Sergio Aguero vs Carlos Tevez vs Robin van Persie

We’re happy to present to you the first contribution from our guest author Tom. A Manchester United supporter from Dublin, he plays full back for an astroturf 11 a side team called ‘Senor Frogs’ and is an expert fantasy footie veteran. … Continue reading

Posted in fantasy epl blog, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Manchester United | Tagged aguero, carlos tevez, fantasy premier league blog, fpl blog, robin van persie, suarez | 2 Comments

Fantasy Premier League Gameweek 13 Preview

Manchester City are out of the Champions League. Chelsea are on the brink of elimination in the same competition after a humiliating loss against Juventus. But the two clubs are in the Premier League title rice, and form the marquee … Continue reading

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Butt’s Brain: Midweek Musings

With fantasy managers hoping the Champions League matches spare their prized assets from injuries ahead of this weekend’s big Premier League fixtures, we have a few notable casualties already as we stay up to date with our matchday squads and … Continue reading

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Funny Feeling Friday: Pepe Reina

Our Funny Feeling Friday column always looks at an underrated, out of form, or unpopular (from a fantasy football ownership percentage) player and tips him to turn in some noteworthy performances over the coming weeks. That said, we almost never … Continue reading

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Fantasy Premier League Gameweek 12 Preview

A strange week with midweek international friendlies, “that goal” from Zlatan Ibrahimovic, and injury news galore, but we’re back at it this weekend. Here’s your Fantasy Premier League preview: I. Tottenham @ Arsenal: There is little to no chance that both … Continue reading

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Rooney & RVP Doubts for Norwich Clash; Hernandez Set to Start

With international friendlies across Europe tomorrow, it’s hard to tell which players are pulling out with injuries for convenience sake and which players truly are injured. Wayne Rooney was subbed off against Aston Villa on the weekend with an ankle … Continue reading

Posted in Chelsea, Fantasy Premier League, fantasy premier league blog, Manchester United | Tagged fantasy pl blog, hernandez, international break injuries, is rooney really injured? RVP thigh, is van persie really injured?, john terry injury, john terry knee, rooney ankle, welbeck | 2 Comments