Scout Notes

  1. Stevan Jovetic bags a brace in City’s clash with Liverpool. Raheem Sterling is amongst the goals again for Brendan Rodgers’ side. Diego Costa plays a part in all three of Chelsea’s goals in a 3-1 win over Vitesse, David Nugent helps Leicester to another win, whilst Costel Pantilimon gets the nod over Vito Mannone again […]

  2. Bojan Krkic nets his first goal for Stoke in a narrow loss at Schalke. Bafetimbi Gomis gets off the mark at new club Swansea, Luke Shaw is dropped due to fitness concerns as United play out a goalless draw against Inter Milan, whilst Glenn Murray notches his fourth goal of the summer for Palace:

  3. Gylfi Sigurdsson emerges from the bench to score twice in Swansea’s win over Plymouth. Stevan Jovetic bags a brace as City hammer AC Milan, Diego Costa nets on his Chelsea debut, Raheem Sterling grabs Liverpool’s winner against Olympiakos, whilst a Gary Taylor-Fletcher strike earns Leicester victory over Everton:

  4. Wayne Rooney bags a brace and Juan Mata serves up a goal and assist as United get the better of Roma. Siem de Jong is handed a role up front before being subbed off for Newcastle. Bojan Krkic lines up behind a lone striker in his Stoke debut. Andreas Weimann continues to impress for Villa, […]

  5. Louis Van Gaal rolls out a 3-4-1-2 formation in his first match in charge of United. Erik Lamela scores twice from a central role as Spurs register their first win under Mauricio Pochettino. Brendan Rodgers highlights Philippe Coutinho as a key player for Liverpool for the season ahead, Petr Cech returns to action for Chelsea, […]

  6. With the pre-season friendly schedules starting to pick up, we cast an eye over the highlights so far this morning. At this point, it’s all about building up fitness and the first few fixtures have seen most players handed 45 minutes apiece over each game as managers utilise the depths of their first-team squads. Whilst […]

  7. Mario Gotze emerges from the bench to fire Germany to World Cup glory with a late extra-time winner over Argentina. The South Americans fluff a trio of gilt-edged chances and fail to register a single shot on target over 120 minutes as their tournament ends in disappointment:

Scout Tweets

  1. Wenger: "The first year is difficult for a new player. We need to give players a breather"

  2. Wenger confirms Ospina is ruled out of weekend Emirates Cup with thigh problem

  3. Wenger reveals Vermaelen is currently injured but admits the defender could leave the club this summer

  4. Crystal Palace sign former Fulham skipper Brede Hangeland on one-year deal

  5. Spurs reach agreement with Sporting Lisbon for the transfer of Eric Dier

  6. West Ham sign right-back Carl Jenkinson on season-long loan from Arsenal

  7. “How I Used the Fantasy Football Scout Members area to Win the FPL (Part Two)” by 2013/14 winner Tom Fenley

  8. West Ham's Ravel Morrison remanded in custody until August 7 following assault charges

  9. Our next Community article (by Bowstring the Trout) looks at budget FPL defensive options

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Fixture Ticker

“My team this year has been the Fantasy Premier League equivalent of a Morecambe & Wise sketch. I've played all the right players . . . but not necessarily in the right order.”

Fantacity on his 2013/14 season