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So Long, Farewell: A Final Post from Never Captain Nicky Butt

Today, we’re retiring the Never Captain Nicky Butt blog. It’s been a remarkable five years where expression about the beautiful game was encouraged on a myriad of topics – most notably, of course, our love for The Fantasy Premier League. … Continue reading

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Chelsea £20m bid for Wayne Rooney is Rejected

Manchester United have rejected a bid by rivals Chelsea for unsettled superstar Wayne Rooney. Media reports have suggested that either Juan Mata or David Luiz were offered alongside cash for Rooney, but Chelsea have since rubbished those reports. And rightly … Continue reading

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Butt’s Brain: Bony & Wanyama Arrive; Dempsey on the Move?

A bit of what’s going on in Butt’s Brain this past week as the transfer season heats up and plenty of moves are underway… Tottenham have reportedly placed Clint Dempsey on the transfer list. Sure, they landed Paulinho last week but … Continue reading

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Summer Transfer Window Heats Up

World Cup qualification is on our minds this summer, but we still have some important transfer window news to bring you – keeping you up to date with the major moves in and out of the Premier League. Let’s take … Continue reading

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Fantasy Premier League Gameweek 37 Preview: Moyes to Manchester United

David Moyes has six years to make his mark at Manchester United, and fantasy managers have two weeks left to make a mark on their mini-leagues. Let’s take a look at this weekend’s action. I. Swansea @ Manchester United: Sir … Continue reading

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Fantasy Premier League Forwards: Luis Suarez Replacements

With Luis Suarez now banned by the FA for violent conduct, fantasy managers need a replacement, and we need one now. Suarez, of course, is owned by 33% of fantasy managers, priced at 10.8m, and with 212 fantasy points, is … Continue reading

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Funny Feeling Friday: Romelu Lukaku

We’ve had some good success with West Brom Funny Feeling Fridays over the past year, picking the 2% owned Peter Odemwingie to score after six starts without a goal in early 2012, the day before his hat trick against Wolves. That … Continue reading

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Fantasy Premier League Gameweek 34 Preview

Arsenal were quite the disappointment during their double gameweek last weekend, but one man wasn’t – Robin van Persie.  He has his sights set on a second straight golden boot, and his 2 goals and 16 point return were music … Continue reading

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Funny Feeling Friday: Jonny Evans

Jonny Evans missed Manchester United’s 2-1 loss at Old Trafford against Manchester City on Monday with a hamstring complaint, but has been back in training this week and is in contention for Manchester United’s trip to Stoke this weekend. Evans … Continue reading

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Funny Feeling Friday: James Milner

With so many mid-priced midfielders out of action due to injury, we set our sights on a potential short-term 5th midfielder FPL candidate as our Funny Feeling Friday selection. First, let’s take a look at a few of the mid-priced … Continue reading

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