During the final few weeks of the 2013/14 season, Juan Mata showed he was settling into life as a Manchester United player following his £37.1 million move from Chelsea, scoring six goals in his final six appearances. The Spanish international, priced at 9.0 in Fantasy Premier League (FPL) ahead of the 2014/15 campaign, netted twice […]
Earlier this week, Leicester City announced the signing of Robert Huth on a three-year deal from Stoke City. The German centre-back joins the Foxes’ ranks after enjoying a hugely successful spell on loan last season, tallying 14 appearances after making the switch in January.
New recruits to the Premier League from both promoted sides and abroad were among the issues considered this week by our community writers and hot topic posters. Rotation strategies once again come under discussion and we also found out about some of our community’s Fantasy football family rivalries.
Earlier this week, Southampton announced the signing of Dutch goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg on a season-long loan deal from Fulham. Having managed just one appearance during a temporary stint at Monaco last term, the 32-year-old shot-stopper is looking to muscle his way into the Saints’ starting lineup, in light of last season’s injury to first choice […]
Once ridiculed for the sizeable transfer fee he fetched (in the region of £20 million) upon his move to Liverpool back in the summer of 2011, Jordan Henderson has since matured into arguably the Reds’ most consistent performer. The all-action midfielder is one those Fantasy assets that’s capable of quietly amassing a strong points haul […]
Mauricio Pochettino’s quest to shore up Tottenham’s leaky defence continued apace last week with the capture of Burnley right-back Kieran Trippier on a five-year deal. The former Clarets defender – who carded the third-highest Fantasy Premier League score (118 points) among his team-mates last term – lauded the quality of Spurs’ squad, insisting he’ll do […]
Our “Sleeper” series of articles focusses on those previously profitable Fantasy assets who underperformed in the season gone by. Everton’s Romelu Lukaku fits that description perfectly. Following a successful loan spell at Everton during the 2013/14 season, where he scored 15 league goals, hopes were high for the big Belgian last time out. Lukaku made […]