Scout Report – Mario Balotelli

Filed under: Scout Reports - Posted by: Bantasy Football

Liverpool’s tenth signing this summer is a monumental one whichever way you look at it. Sky Italia’s Mario Sconcerti has astutely observed that the curious thing about Mario Balotelli is his ability to prompt champagne corks to pop both when he arrives at and leaves a club – but Brendan Rodgers, seemingly unaware of the dramatic […]

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  1. With cheque books fluttering on the eve of the transfer window slamming shut, our Fantasy seasons could be transformed by some notable new arrivals. In this week’s ScoutCast episode, Granville and I chew over the latest fresh faces to crash the player list – United’s “Angel” Di Maria and Liverpool’s “Devil” Balotelli. With just a […]

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    As Branislav Ivanovic blazes a trail near the top of the defender rankings, it seems timely to put the position under further analysis by assessing the attacking potential of the Serb’s rivals. In this latest article for our members, we analyse the early-season data in an attempt to examine the cast of defenders offering the […]

  3. Our Watchlist rankings, which offer player recommendations over the next four to six Gameweeks, have been updated throughout the week. Sunderland and Newcastle are the main movers here as both prepare for some kind schedules, while at the other end of the scale, Villa’s upcoming fixtures and Palace’s shake-up since the departure of Tony Pulis […]

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    Scout Mission – Gameweek 3

    Filed under: Opinion - Posted by: Mark

    As usual, there are plenty of topics on today’s lunchtime menu as we assess the upcoming round of fixtures. The dilemmas up front for City, Arsenal and Swansea are prominent in our thoughts, as are United’s deepening malaise and Liverpool’s response to Monday’s going over at the Etihad. Pellegrini’s pleasant Jovetic headache… We’re not sure […]

  5. Alexis Sanchez fires Arsenal into the Champions League knockout stages as Olivier Giroud is ruled out for up to four months. Reports are growing that Diego Costa has suffered a hamstring injury during training for Chelsea. Garry Monk considers a front two for Swansea, Jon Walters bags a brace as Stoke advance in the Capital […]

  6. Liverpool’s tenth signing this summer is a monumental one whichever way you look at it. Sky Italia’s Mario Sconcerti has astutely observed that the curious thing about Mario Balotelli is his ability to prompt champagne corks to pop both when he arrives at and leaves a club – but Brendan Rodgers, seemingly unaware of the dramatic […]

  7. After assessing those teams with strong schedules over the next four to six Gameweeks, we now cast an eye over those whose prospects look less promising. Chelsea and Spurs face testing times in their quests to maintain their 100% records, whilst Villa’s upcoming schedule may well give Paul Lambert little to smile about. ASTON VILLA Paul […]

Scout Tweets

  1. Leicester announce the signing of Esteban Cambiasso http://t.co/Ptz1TAsR6R

  2. Palace confirm Wilfried Zaha has rejoined in season-long loan deal http://t.co/Dci608Vs46

  3. Warnock confirms Zaha joined in training today and is confident of completing loan deal for weekend http://t.co/PuhekYyD6g

  4. Joe Ledley struggling to be fit for Palace's trip to Newcastle. Dann could recover in time http://t.co/m9BMBx2ixz

  5. Reports suggest Charlie Austin looks set to recover from hamstring injury in time for weekend clash with Sunderland http://t.co/YnH6Y9lheg

  6. Lambert hopes to have Benteke back in training after international break http://t.co/HWZFV3bG3f

  7. United confirm Di Maria could be poised to make debut against Burnley http://t.co/ZdA02W0tOR

  8. Van Gaal confirms Rojo is still awaiting work permit http://t.co/D0Pnq4FlMF

  9. Isgrove ruled out for Southampton http://t.co/5roBG6y5dn

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Goalkeepers

Last updated: 25 Aug, 2014 8:51am
Player Club Factors
No Change Krul NEW B, Vs, £
Up Forster SOT B, Vs
Up Courtois CHE B
Up Mannone SUN C, Vs, £
Down Speroni CPL C
Up Fabianski SWA B, Vs
Down De Gea MUN C, Vs
Up Mignolet LIV C, Vs
Down McGregor HUL B
Down Begovic STO C

Defenders

Last updated: 27 Aug, 2014 9:40pm
Player Club Factors
No Change Ivanovic CHE A
Up Clyne SOT B, Vs, £
Up Dummett NEW B, Vs, Rest, £
Up Van Aanholt SUN C, Vs, £
Up Taylor SWA B, Vs, £
Down Ward CPL C
Up Lovren LIV B, Vs
No Change Shawcross STO B, Vs
Down Jones MUN C, Vs
Down Caulker QPR C
Down Hutton AVL B, VsX
Up Vertonghen TOT B, VsX
Up Trippier BRN C, Vs, £

Midfielders

Last updated: 27 Aug, 2014 8:53pm
Player Club Factors
No Change Ramsey ARS A
No Change Fábregas CHE A
Up Sigurdsson SWA A, Vs
No Change Sterling LIV A, Vs
No Change Hazard CHE B
No Change Mata MUN B, Vs
Up Tadic SOT C, Vs
Down Eriksen TOT C
Up Larsson SUN B, Vs, £
Up Chadli TOT B, Rest, £
Up Cabella NEW B, Vs
Up Arnautovic STO C
Down Sánchez ARS C
No Change Ince HUL C, Vs, OoP
Up Ward-Prowse SOT B, Vs, £
Up Silva MCI B, VsX

Forwards

Last updated: 28 Aug, 2014 9:10am
Player Club Factors
No Change Rooney MUN B, Vs
Up Sturridge LIV B, Vs
Up Jovetic MCI B
Up Aguero MCI B, Rest, Inj
Down Diego Costa CHE A, Inj
Up Adebayor TOT B
Down Bony SWA C, Vs
Up Naismith EVE A, VsX, £
Up Fletcher SUN C, Vs, £
No Change Pellè SOT C, Vs
No Change Remy QPR C
Down Lukaku EVE C, VsX, Inj

Selection Factors

A, B, C Current Form
Vs Favourable Fixtures
VsX Unfavourable Fixtures
Rest Rotation Risk
Inj Injured/Returning from Injury
OoP Out of Position
£ Potential Bargain
Sus Suspended/Near Suspension

“Petr is an amazing goalkeeper, but the difference between them is ten years and we think we have to make a decision about the future of the club and to give the goal to Courtois”

Jose Mourinho Chelsea Manager