We appreciate that many daily fantasy football managers are also connoisseurs of the traditional season-long Fantasy Premier League game so we have created a section that will provide you with a number of key resources that should help with all of those selection dilemmas you are likely to face on a weekly basis.
The Dreaded Goal Drought
The dreaded Premier League goal drought – Is this the right time for Gabriel Jesus to rediscover his scoring boots?
The Walking Wounded
The Walking Wounded – Plethora of International absentees set to feature in GW13 as Claudio Ranieri debuts as Fulham manager.
The Venezuelan Shearer
The Venezuelan Shearer – Can Salomón Rondón build on his show stealing performance against Bournemouth?
The Manchester Power Shift
Many will argue that the shift in power is now complete but can United pull off a famous victory in Sunday’s Manchester derby?
Are we inching closer to a ‘Set and Forget’ Fantasy Premier League Everton player?
Terriers Ready To Show Some Grit
Having faced Chelsea, Man City, Spurs and Liverpool in their opening 9 games. Can Huddersfield kick-start their season now their fixture list has eased?
Preparing For Life Without Mo
Assessing differential prospects as Fantasy Premier League managers contemplate life without Mo Salah
Brighton vs West Ham Preview
Brighton versus West Ham preview. What should Fantasy Premier League managers be monitoring when Brighton host West Ham?
Believe In Blue
Believe in Blue … it’s time for Chelsea to show that title belief
Chasing Another Green Arrow
Wanderers chasing another green arrow to maintain FPL momentum
Half Of The Big 6 Feeling The Heat
Half of the Big 6 are already feeling the heat so it’s another big weekend for the title contenders
FPL – Early Transfers
Early transfers – The peril of moving early with those Fantasy Premier League transfers
Title Credentials On The Line
Liverpool face their first big test of the season when they take on Tottenham Hotspur in the lunchtime kick-off on Saturday.
Sarri-ball Has Arrived
Sarri-ball has arrived with Chelsea now topping the Premier League passing charts so are they primed to catch fire in GW4?
The FPL Nightmare
Shock team news can seem like a nightmare but sometimes FPL managers just need to take it on the chin.
The Modern Managerial Approach
Unai Emery is a firm believer of the modern managerial approach to football – is it the right time for Fantasy Premier League managers to sit up and take note?
A Great Underdog Story
A great underdog story – Can Huddersfield Town pull off the biggest shock of the Premier League era when they travel to the Etihad on Sunday?
The Fantasy Premier League Marathon Begins
After finishing a very respectable 22nd overall in McDonald’s FIFA World Cup Fantasy game, Wanderers reveal their Fantasy Premier League Squad for 2018/19 as the FPL marathon begins.
Man City and Liverpool on Pole
The Premier League gets under way on Friday evening but we will have to wait until Sunday to get our first glimpse of Liverpool and Manchester City, the two sides that look to be in pole position and ready to battle it out for the title.
The Best of the Rest
Does taking the ‘Big 6’ out of the equation help us assess our Fantasy Premier League prospects?
One Tony Marshall
Will ‘there’s only one Tony Marshall’ be echoing around Old Trafford on Sunday? We certainly hope so since the French striker is our differential captain for GW38 as we look to end the Fantasy Premier League season on a high.
Nothing to play for
The ‘nothing to play for’ debate – will motivation be a problem for Premier League sides in GW38?
The Man Who Would Be King
Can Liverpool’s Mo Salah end Messi and Ronaldo’s stranglehold on the Ballon d’Or? Unless Messi or Neymar have an outstanding World Cup 2018 or Salah is upstaged by Ronaldo in the Champions League Final in Kiev, we could be looking at a new winner of the prestigious Ballan d’Or.
Our latest goal projections make it impossible for Fantasy Premier League managers to ignore the claims of Manchester City players, who have back-to-back home games in GW37.
That Missing Cutting Edge
Our latest Fantasy Premier League tips column focuses on Charlie Austin and Harry Kane, two strikers keen on finding that missing cutting edge in time for GW36.
Records Are There To Be Broken
Mo Salah remains bang on course to set a new record for the most FPL points accumulated by an individual player in a single season, while Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City side also look like setting some new standards.
Ruben Is Russia Bound
We’re banking on Ruben Loftus-Cheek hitting top form in GW35, to not only warrant his inclusion in Gareth Southgate’s World Cup squad but also repel all of those ‘Free Hit’ Fantasy Premier League squads that are set to be unveiled this weekend!
Fantasy Tips For GW35
We’re expecting plenty of Fantasy Premier League managers to be putting their faith in Jesus in GW35 as City look to celebrate their title triumph in style.
A final throw of the dice
It feels like a final throw of the dice but we’re banking on Paul Pogba hitting the target in GW34 as we choose between the Triple Captain and Bench Boost Fantasy Premier League ‘chips’.
Fantasy Premier League Tips – The Triple Captain
As the 2017/18 Fantasy Premier League season draws to a close. FFPortal asks whether this is the right time to unleash that ‘triple captain’ Fantasy Premier League chip?
The End of the Road for Mo
Mo Salah axed as Fantasy Premier League ‘wildcard’ is deployed ahead of the Merseyside and Manchester derbies.
Derby Day in the North-West
It’s derby day in the North-West- will Manchester City bounce back from their Anfield nightmare to clinch the title?
The Fun And Games Begin
Let’s talk about ‘Chips’ ….. the fun and games are about to begin as the 2017/18 Fantasy Premier League season reaches its finale!
Álvaro Morata’s Wake Up Call
Chelsea vs Spurs is the pick of the GW32 action….Can Álvaro Morata rediscover his scoring touch to fire Chelsea back into Champions League contention?
The Beast From The East
Will Cenk Tosun, ‘The Beast from the East’ catch fire as the Fantasy Premier League reaches its conclusion?
Time to take a few hits?
With just 4 fixtures set to take place in Gameweek 31. We explain why you should think twice before taking Fantasy Premier League ‘hits’ in ‘Blank Gameweek 31’?
A Fitting Finale For The Sheepskin Coat
We identify the man that will present John Motson with one final challenge as the legendary commentator, famed for his sheepskin coat, calls time on a distinguished career.
Factoring in the Highs and Lows
English clubs experienced some mixed fortunes in Europe this week so how will the leading GW30 captaincy options react?
Richarlison’s Barren Spell
Can we really make a case for sticking with Richarlison in preference to Shaqiri ahead of GW29 of the FPL season?
GW29 Captain – Fantasy Football Advice
Our latest fantasy football advice column includes our regular Fantasy Premier League Armband ratings, while also highlighting one player who stands out as a differential.
Is The Dabberman Running Out Of Moves?
Is Jesse ‘The Dabberman’ Lingard running out of moves? We assess his Fantasy Premier League prospects ahead of GW28
Salah Eyeing The ‘300’ Club
Mohamed Salah is the top rated captaincy candidate for GW28 but can he reach 300 Fantasy Premier League points for the season?
Spurs – Penalty & Set Piece Takers
Updated list of Set Piece Takers for Tottenham Hotspur. Preferred corner kick & assigned penalty kick takers. free kick takers & specialists for Spurs.
Cometh the hour, cometh the man
Cometh the hour, cometh the man …. Super-Sub Olivier Giroud gets the GW27 FPL Armband as we look to arrest alarming slide.
The Esteemed Triumvirate
The esteemed triumvirate of Agüero, Salah or Kane are dominating the GW27 Armband Rankings but exactly how much playing time will each of them be afforded?
The King of Egypt
Liverpool are heading in the right direction and Mohamed Salah’s individual form has been a key reason for their success so far this season.
Away Days In Europe
Will the Champions League prove to be too much of a distraction or will it be business as usual for Spurs, Man City and Liverpool in GW27?
A Window To Remember
The January transfer window tends to disappoint more often than not but for once all the hype was justified as a number of eye-catching deals for strikers were struck. Will they come out firing on all cylinders?
Gunning For Goals
Is it time for Alexandre Lacazette to shine and prove that he deserves a spot in Arsenal’s new look attack alongside Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang ?
A New Service Provider
We identify the Fantasy Premier League player that might benefit most from the Sánchez – Mkhitaryan swap deal.
VAR Roars Its Ugly Head
Liverpool need to bounce back quickly against Huddersfield after failing to make the most of some good fortune as VAR roared its ugly head for the first time in English football.
A Watching Brief
All eyes are on the January transfer window as the hunt for FPL bargains intensifies.
Blues Looking to Arrest Slide
Chelsea will be looking to get back on track and put the VAR controversies behind them when they travel to Brighton for the GW24 opener.
The Alexis Sánchez Departure
The Alexis Sánchez departure has finally happened – here’s why the Arsenal forward had to go.
A Fixture-Proof FPL Captain
Is there such a thing as a ‘fixture-proof’ Fantasy Premier League captain?
Life After Phil
Liverpool begin life without Philippe Coutinho and tests don’t come much bigger than their first assignment – a date with runaway leaders’ Manchester City.
A Storm Is Coming
Is VAR the game-changer that will alter the fantasy football experience forever?
That Free Hit FPL Chip
Choosing when to play the Free Hit FPL Chip is critical to your chances of Fantasy Premier League success.
A Hat-Trick Of Hat-Tricks
It’s the first double gameweek of the 2017/18 Fantasy Premier League season and all eyes will be on Harry Kane as he looks to cement his place in history by completing a hat-trick of hat-tricks.
No Rest For The Wicked
José Mourinho has been singing the praises of Romelu Lukaku ahead of Man Utd’s clash with Southampton, insisting that he will not rest his star striker.
He’s A Bobby Dazzler!
Roberto Firmino has been in impressive form on and off the pitch of late and he looks a viable option as we assess the GW21 Fantasy Premier League armband contenders.
Chelsea’s defenders continue to produce impressive attacking returns with César Azpilicueta and Marcos Alonso leading the way. Will it continue in GW21?
Boxing Day Goals
Liverpool have the pick of the Boxing Day fixtures but it’s the record-chasing Harry Kane that looks the safest armband option.
Avoiding The Big 6
West Ham United’s Adrián enters the fray as we target Fantasy Premier League clean sheets by implementing a strategy that avoids the ‘Big 6’.
Mo In Pole Position To Claim Golden Boot
Mohamed Salah is in pole position to claim the Premier League’s Golden Boot and he certainly has history on his side.
The ‘One Caution Away’ Threat
A host of top Premier League stars are walking the suspension tightrope and in danger of missing matches during the festive programme.
Alexis Firmly In The Shop Window
With those January sales looming, surely there cannot be a better time for Alexis Sánchez to remind everyone of his undoubted talent?
Gunners Set To Open Fire
Alexandre Lacazette and Alexis Sánchez look the pick of the GW18 Armband contenders with ‘super-sub’ Olivier Giroud expected to return to the bench.
A Blueprint For Success
Big Sam has a blueprint for success but can it be adopted to revive our flagging FPL fortunes?
Horses For Courses
Can Romelu Lukaku pick off the Cherries again to silence the doubters?
A Tearful Exit
FPL Cup qualification on the line as Round 16 of the Fantasy Premier League season takes centre stage.
Liverpool’s Fab Four
Should Liverpool be bracing itself for more Fab Four hysteria? The Reds attacking quartet all figure prominently in the GW16 Armband rankings ahead of the Merseyside derby.
Stats released by Oulala reveal that Foster is one of the worst performing keepers in the top flight alongside the likes of Liverpool’s Simon Mignolet.
The Profit Mohamed
Mohamed Salah may have been restricted to a 25 minute cameo performance on Wednesday but it didn’t stop him from adding to his Premier League goal tally as he fired in a quick-fire brace to help the Reds ease past Stoke City.
Battling Baggies Up For The Fight
Can the battling Baggies kick-start their Premier League campaign and breathe some life into our FPL squad at the same time?
O Captain! My Captain!
Rotation is set to rear its ugly head in EPL GW14 – but will it scupper your Fantasy Premier League captaincy plans?
Resisting Those Black Friday Bargains
As the GW13 deadline looms, we’ve resisted the temptation to bring in any Black Friday bargains. Will we regret it?
Thinking Outside The Box – The xG Factor
Now is the perfect time to find out if Stoke City’s Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting really does have the xG Factor!
Old Trafford – The Unbreachable Fortress
Old Trafford is turning into a fortress but have Manchester United been lucky to keep all those clean sheets. We examine the xG data (expected goals) to investigate further.
Time To Take A Hit
Harry Kane finally comes into the mix as we take a FPL points hit for the first time this season.
The Missing Piece Of The Puzzle
Is Leroy Sané, a lively FPL Armband differential for GW11, becoming a fixture for Pep Guardiola?
Premier League Table Taking Shape
We highlight that latest goal projections in a huge weekend for the Big 6 that is headlined by two ‘Super Sunday’ heavyweight clashes.
Back To The Drawing Board
After a shocking showing from our Fantasy Premier League squad in GW9, it’s back to the drawing board ahead of GW10.
FPL Captain Tips
A tip worth saving – why you should make goal projections the focal point when deciding who to choose as your FPL captain.
Premier League Clean Sheet Probabilities
How to use clean sheet probabilities to help you select your Fantasy Premier League goalkeeper and defenders.
Sterling Forecast Far From Bleak
We’re banking on Raheem Sterling hitting the heights yet again in GW9 on the back of some strong underlying stats.
The City Show
Goal crazy Manchester City are dominating the Fantasy Premier League Armband rankings in Gameweek 9.
The Mean Machine
Latest goal projections are revealed and Manchester United look to have a great chance of notching up their 8th Premier League clean sheet of the season
Fantasy Premier League GW8 Roster
Gabriel Jesus comes into the mix as Fantasy Premier League action resumes following the international break.
A Warning For Kane Backers
Should Fantasy Premier League managers be worried about Ballon D’Or nominee Harry Kane being given a rest in Gameweek 8?
The Champions League Factor
With some crunch Champions League group clashes on the horizon, there is plenty for Fantasy Premier League managers to ponder ahead of Gameweek 8.
That Sergio Agüero Bombshell
Our Fantasy Premier League line-up for GW7 as Sergio Agüero bombshell throws the market into chaos.
A Penalty Free Zone
Alexandre Lacazette tops the Armband ratings for GW7 but should Fantasy Premier League managers be concerned about the number of penalties being awarded?
Terriers Out To Tame Kane
Huddersfield Town will be looking to tame an in-form Harry Kane in a gameweek where the 3 promoted clubs all face sides with title aspirations.
The Forgotten Man
Can Gylfi Sigurdsson show the Goodison Park faithful what he is capable of or will Mesut Özil come back to haunt us by defying his ever-increasing band of critics?
Blue Is The Colour
Manchester City’s attackers worthy of serious armband consideration in Gameweek 6 but can the Sky Blues blitz the goal trail yet again?
Further Wing Clipping Awaits Eagles
Crystal Palace have made the worst start in Premier League history – will the Eagles see their wings clipped further when they take on Man City at the Etihad?
A St James’ Park Fortress
We’re banking on a Newcastle United clean sheet as we make full use of our Fantasy Premier League squad in Gameweek 5.
The Usual Suspects
The Usual Suspects, Harry Kane and Romelu Lukaka again head the armband rankings for GW5 but Mo Salah might be worth closer inspection as he looks to fill the sizeable void left by Mané’s suspension.
Gameweek 5 Goal Analysis
Before selecting your fantasy football line-ups for GW5 make sure you check out our Premier League goal lines based on the latest Premier League betting odds.
FPL Wildcard Shocker
Shock wildcard choices revealed as Manchester City coverage is abandoned in early season FPL move.
Chicarito to star in home debut
Chicarito has strong claims as a differential Fantasy Premier League Captain in a wide open game round.
Can Crisis-Torn Arsenal Hit The Goal Trail in GW4?
Will crisis torn Arsenal justify their high goals expectancy to appease some of the disenchantment that is sure to engulf the Emirates ahead of their Gameweek 4 clash with Bournemouth?
Set And Forget
Why the alarm bells are ringing for Kevin De Bruyne owners ahead of GW3. Does the Manchester City midfielder warrant his Fantasy Premier League ‘set and forget’ status?
Expect Kane Goals Soon
Expected Goals statistics are very much in vogue. We take a look at how the underlying stats enhance Harry Kane’s claims as we reveal the GW3 armband ratings.
Freshness To Prove Decisive In GW3
Will Manchester City, Manchester United, Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal capitalise on their midweek ‘breathers’?
Redemption Time For Wasteful Tadić
Dušan Tadić is out to redeem himself after being categorised as ‘wasteful’ in front of goal. Can he deliver for our FPL lne-up in GW2?
Where Will We See Goals In GW2?
Goal projections for GW2 of the 2017/18 English Premier League season sees Swansea City and Manchester United getting the ball rolling in the Saturday lunchtime kick-off.
FPL Countdown – Risk vs Reward
It’s a case of ‘Risk vs Reward’ as the @FFPortal squad for the 2017/18 FPL season is unveiled. Can Iwobi and Gabbiadini get us off to a flying start?
GW1 Armband Dilemmas
Our GW1 FPL armband ratings includes a look at how some of the Fantasy Premier League’s new signings rank as a potential ‘Captain’ pick.
A Cross Between Daily and Seasonal
It’s refreshing to see a game that tries to combine daily and seasonal. Fanto’s £1k season-long Fantasy Premier League competition ticks the right boxes
The Big Kick-Off
Will you be focusing on attack or defence when those GW1 English Premier goal projections are put under the microscope?
2017/18 English Premier League – Set Piece Takers
We’ve highlighted a few scenarios ahead of the new Fantasy Premier League season that you should keep track of, with an emphasis on set piece taking.
The Fantasy Premier League Watchlist
That Fantasy Premier League Watchlist – How the introduction of a new FPL Draft format and the birth of the ‘Free Hit’ chip means that the FPL Watchlist takes on added significance.
10 Of The Best FPL Resources
Here’s a list of 10 of the best Fantasy Premier League resources available to aspiring FPL managers today.
Top 7 Fantasy Premier League Mistakes
Our 2016/17 Fantasy Premier League Review discusses 7 of the top FPL mistakes and whether or not we were guilty of making them!
Fantasy Goalkeepers – Knowing who to pick
One problem when it comes to picking a good fantasy football team is finding the right balance between quality of players and the price of them – and usually, this problem occurs when it comes to choosing a shot stopper between the sticks. If you’re looking for help when it comes to choosing a good goalkeeper for your team, pay special attention to the following…
Fantasy Premier League: The Season Finale
Maintaining momentum key to a strong finish to the Fantasy Premier League season.
The Game Minutes Captain
It’s all about game minutes…why Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho is the logical Fantasy Premier League ‘Captain’ in the final round.
The Curtain Comes Down
Where can we expect goals to be scored when the curtain comes down on another fascinating Premier League season?
The Fantasy Player of The Season
Can ‘Fantasy Player of the Season’ Alexis Sánchez cap-off a wonderful Fantasy Premier League campaign by claiming the Golden Boot?
Fantasy Football – It’s in the Game
How to Participate in a Football Game if you are not a player? Fantasy football is the answer as it allows you to be a manager of a team of your choice.
Spurs’ full back Trippier comes in as FPL ‘bench boost’ chip is activated.
FPL Armband Ratings For Double Gameweek 37
Which player appeals most as ‘captain’ material in the penultimate round of the FPL season – GW37?
Time To Cure The Wildcard Hangover
Time to cure that Fantasy Premier League wildcard hangover by making the most of the latest double gameweek.
Premier League Goals Forecast For Matchweek 36
After GW33 the English Premier League record for the number of goals scored per game was under threat. So is the recent lack of goals a blip or have the goals really dried up?
Playing The Wildcard
FPL wildcard unleashed as we aim to finish season on a high
The GW35 Captain
Active wildcards set to open up Captaincy options for Fantasy Premier League managers
It’s Squeaky Bum Time!
Which teams have the pick of the English Premier League fixtures in Gameweek 35?
Double Gameweek Transfer Dilemmas
Injuries continuing to cause headaches for FPL managers ahead of critical double gameweek.
The Zlatan Conundrum
Zlatan Ibrahimović and the GW34 FPL armband
Food For Thought
FA Cup semis featuring 4 of the Big 6 means there is plenty of food for thought for all Fantasy Premier League managers
Every Cloud Has A Silver Lining
Bench options very much in focus as as Premier League managers tested the strength of their respective squads.
A Differential Captain
Why opting to give the armband to a ‘differential’ candidate can pay dividends and help make up ground in those Fantasy Premier League mini-leagues?
FPL Line-Up For GW32
Boro hitman given Fantasy Premier League responsibility in GW32 gamble.
GW31 Fantasy Premier League Picks
Latest Fantasy Premier League picks – It’s a case of damage limitation in tough-looking midweek FPL round.
The Iceman Cometh
Sigurdsson gets the FPL armband as the ‘All Out Attack’ chip that has been described as useless, pointless and worthless is put to the test.
Blues Quartet Vying for GW30 Armband
With Chelsea having 4 of their players figuring in the Top 6 our GW30 ‘Captometer’ rankings, who would you select as your Fantasy Premier League Captain?
No Time For Fooling Around
There’s no time for fooling around with a pivotal weekend ahead in race for those coveted Champions League spots.
I’m Only Human After All
During the course of a FPL season, you are likely to make a number of errors of judgement – we are only human after all!
That Premier League Goal Record
As we reach the business end of the season, Premier League sides remain on target to set new standard for average number of goals scored per game.
Want-Away Lukaku In Demand
Want-away Everton striker Romelu Lukaku tops Fantasy Premier League captaincy rankings for the second successive gameweek.
Shock ‘Triple Captain’ Revealed
Rumours, hearsay and idle banter go into overdrive ahead of GW27. Fantasy football managers will also be concerned about the number of influential players that face a race against time to prove their fitness ahead of the GW27 calendar.
Blue Moon Rising
The pros and cons of triple captaining a Man City player in GW27. Since Manchester City have successfully negotiated their way past Huddersfield Town, to progress to the quarter-finals of the FA Cup, it now means that the first double gameweek of the 2016/17 Fantasy Premier League season will place in GW27.
Leicester City vs Liverpool Match Preview
The unthinkable becomes a reality The football world is still in shock following the news that Claudio Ranieri, the man who masterminded the greatest of triumphs when he guided Leicester ….
The Good, The Bad And The Ugly
Fixture bombshell leaves Fantasy Premier League plans in tatters Burnley’s shock FA Cup exit at the hands of Lincoln City had significant implications for FPL managers. It now means that ….
The Blank Gameweek Captain
Fantasy Premier League armband tips for GW26 In the aftermath of Arsenal’s capitulation at the Allianz Arena on Wednesday evening, it was inevitable that speculation would increase about the future ….
FPL Selections For GW25
Snodgrass replaces Mirallas ahead of Gameweek 25 If you are a regular follower of this feature, you will know that we have expressed serious reservations about the amount of playing ….
Ibra Pips Alexis to Armband
Your Gameweek 25 Fantasy Premier League armband guide Alexis Sánchez didn’t manage a single touch in Chelsea’s penalty area last Saturday but that statistic is unlikely to deter too many ….
Keeping Your Powder Dry
No FPL transfers made ahead of Gameweek 24 Prior to Gameweek 23, you might recall that we raised concerns about how much playing time Junior Stanislas, Kevin Mirallas and Eden ….
GW24 Captaincy Tips
What every Fantasy Premier League manager needs to know before selecting their GW24 Captain Zlatan Ibrahimović failed to live up to his star billing on Wednesday evening, as he produced ….
Gameweek 23 FPL Picks
Smoggies ‘hitman’ gets the chop ahead of Gameweek 23 As speculation mounts regarding the future of Middlesbrough boss Aitor Karanka, it is hard for Fantasy Premier League managers not to ….
Ibracadabra … A Magical Captain
Is Zlatan Ibrahimović set to unleash his ‘box of tricks’ and reward managers who hand him the GW23 armband? Zlatan Ibrahimović was given a well-earned breather on Sunday, allowing Anthony ….
Has Pep Lost The Midas Touch ?
In-form Spurs poised to inflict more damage on Guardiola’s City Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City side face another stern test, when Tottenham Hotspur visit the Etihad on Saturday evening. After being ….
Critical FPL Period Approaching
Fantasy Premier League planning now crucial with blank and double gameweeks on the horizon If you follow our twitter feed, you will know what we made a late switch last ….
Gameweek 22 Captaincy Clues
Which FPL players are most likely to contribute to 1, 2 or even 3 or more goals in GW22 ? Last week we introduced readers to our ‘Definitive Armband Guide‘ ….
Bring On The Whipping Boys
Strong favourites expected to deliver in Gameweek 22 Manchester City versus Tottenham Hotspur is undoubtedly the pick of the GW22 action but fantasy football managers will more than likely be ….
The Definitive Armband Guide
Introducing our ‘Captometer’ ratings to assist with those captaincy dilemmas Bonus points, clean sheets and more precise scoring actions can all play their part when assessing captaincy options, especially when double ….
Clash Of The Heavyweights
Manchester United vs Liverpool blockbuster headlines GW21 action With cup competitions taking centre-stage over the past few days, Fantasy Premier League managers have had a welcome breather from their weekly ….
FPL Goalkeeper Rotation
Is this the perfect time to rotate those Fantasy Premier League goalkeepers ? After opting for a 4-man defence and failing to secure a solitary clean sheet from our goalkeeper ….
GW20 Game Difficulty Checker
Spurs vs Chelsea is pick of the Gameweek 20 fixtures Marcos Alonso has Arjen Robben in his sights. If the Chelsea wing-back shakes off a slight ankle knock, he will ….
Time To Stop The Rot
GW19 FPL Selections It was a short-lived FPL Cup campaign. Missed penalties from Christian Benteke and Harry Kane saw to that, meaning that we can now focus our entire attention ….
GW19 Fixture Difficulty Guide
What are the goal expectancies for Gameweek 19 of the 2016/17 English Premier League season ? Gameweek 19 of the 2016/17 English Premier League season is dominated by two fixtures ….
It’s Big Ben Time
Allardyce appointment set to get Big Ben chiming After securing just one clean sheet from 17 Premier League games, Alan Pardew paid the ultimate price, as he was relieved of ….
The Premier League Ever-Presents
Which Premier League players have played every minute of every game this season ? With the fixtures coming thick and fast over the Christmas period, fantasy football managers will be ….
Boxing Day Crackers
Rejuvenated United head GW18 goal figures There is renewed sense of optimism on the red side of Manchester, with United recording three straight Premier League wins for the first time ….
Walking The Suspension Tightrope
When is the Premier League yellow card amnesty and which players are at risk? With the hectic Christmas period approaching, there are a staggering 27 English Premier League players in ….
Unearth Those Fantasy ‘Diamonds’
Opportunity knocks for ‘fringe’ players as AFCON takes centre-stage The 2017 Africa Cup of Nations gets under way on the 14th January in Gabon and a number of English Premier ….
Use Those FPL Substitutes Wisely
The GW17 FPL conundrum If you have been following the progress of our FPL squad, you will know that we have been beset by injuries and suspensions of late. Therefore, ….
FPL Cup Qualification Tips
FPL Cup participation on the line in Gameweek 17 For some, the romance of the cup means everything, while for others it is seen as an unwanted distraction. However, with ….
Those FPL Game Minutes
More playing time key to Fantasy Premier League revival A lack of game minutes has severely hampered our FPL progress over the last couple of rounds, with injuries, squad rotation ….
Match Day 16 Goals Expectancies
English Premier League goals forecast for Gameweek 16 Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur lost ground at the top of the table over the weekend, so they will be looking to ….
Time To Fulfil FPL Promise
Can Iheanacho seize his chance in Gameweek 15? With Sergio Agüero beginning a 4-match ban and Charlie Austin having picked up a shoulder injury in Southampton’s Europa League game with ….
Leicester City vs Man City Match Preview
Tinkering Pep in a class of his own Claudio Ranieri may be known as the ‘Tinkerman’ but he did his utmost to shred that reputation during Leicester’s unprecedented title triumph, ….
Combating That FPL Rotation Risk
Rotation risk – the words that set alarm bells ringing for Fantasy Premier League managers With the holiday season fast approaching, the increased risk of rotation can have a huge ….
Man City vs Chelsea Match Preview
First Guardiola – Conte showdown is one for the soccer purists Pep Guardiola and Antonio Conte will meet for the first time in their managerial careers when Manchester City host ….
FPL Selections For GW13
Catch-up time in the Fantasy Premier League Gameweek 12 was one to forget. As predicted, the international break played havoc with those line-ups but nobody could have anticipated that Yaya ….
Chelsea vs Spurs Match Preview
Conte to test Pochettino’s tactical know-how in pivotal London derby The two sides with the best Premier League defensive records meet at Stamford Bridge on Saturday and it promises to ….
GW13 EPL Goal Projections
English Premier League fixture difficulty check for Gameweek 13 We predicted that Gameweek 12 would be a bit of a low-scoring affair and it didn’t disappoint with just 24 goals ….
The Proverbial Double-Edged Sword
Lack of playing time a major risk in Gameweek 12 FPL gamble It’s hard to recall a week, where clubs up and down the country have had such lengthy injury ….
Man Utd vs Arsenal Match Preview
Will Wenger be haunted by his nemesis yet again ? Arsène Wenger and José Mourinho have locked horns in 13 competitive games and the Frenchman is yet to taste victory, ….
EPL Goals Record Under Threat
English Premier League goals record very much in sight despite moderate GW12 forecast After 11 rounds of the 2016/17 English Premier League season, a total of 306 goals have been ….
Arsenal vs Spurs Match Preview
Could Mesut Özil’s right boot deliver the telling contribution in a tight North London derby ? Tottenham Hotspur have the best defensive record in the English Premier League, having conceded ….
Chelsea vs Everton Match Preview
Chelsea set to showcase their title credentials again Chelsea put in another convincing display at St Mary’s Stadium last Sunday, running out 2-0 winners against the Saints. What was particularly ….
FPL Transfers for GW11
The quest for Fantasy Premier League domination is on Wilfried Bony’s brace in the Monday Night Football was enough to ensure that Fantasy Football Portal’s FPL squad moved into the ….
EPL Goal Projections for Gameweek 11
Liverpool and Manchester City players set to dominate GW11 line-ups There are just 3 points separating the top five sides in the table but with two of them meeting on ….
Southampton vs Chelsea Match Preview
In-form Saints to provide huge test for Blues The latest Super Sunday offering sees Southampton taking on Chelsea at St Marys’ Stadium. The two sides had mixed fortunes in their ….
FPL Selections – Gameweek 10
Can Manchester United keep it ‘clean’ in GW10? We’re banking on a Manchester United clean sheet in Gameweek 10 with Burnley the visitors to Old Trafford. The Clarets have the ….
Gameweek 10 EPL Goal Projections
Which Premier League sides have the most favourable fixtures in GW10? Manchester United bounced back from their Stamford Bridge humiliation to knock neighbours’ City out of the EFL Cup and ….
Chelsea vs Man Utd Match Preview
Will Chelsea ‘babies’ make it a tearful reunion for Mourinho? José Mourinho returns to his former club on Sunday and it will be fascinating to see how the Stamford Bridge ….
FPL Selections for Gameweek 9
Bony set to seize the chance to end incredible goal drought Wilfried Bony has now gone over 300 days without a Premier League goal. However, with some soft fixtures ahead, ….
Premier League Goal Predictions for GW9
Can Liverpool justify their position at the top of the GW9 predicted goals table in response to Mourinho jibes ? Following Monday night’s stalemate between Liverpool and Manchester United, José ….
Champions League Fantasy Football Dilemmas
Crunch Champions League ties add a new dynamic for FPL managers to ponder Fantasy Premier League managers have plenty to think about ahead of Gameweek 8. The October international break ….
A Change in Formation
Stay one step ahead of rival fantasy football managers by ‘cashing in’ on formation changes Successful gamblers are always looking for an edge, that priceless piece of information that enables ….
Liverpool vs Man Utd Match Preview
Will Mourinho conjure up a game-plan to inflict more pain on Liverpool ? Liverpool have made a bright start to the new season and sit just 2 points behind leaders ….
Goal Projections for Gameweek 8
Your Fantasy Premier League game difficulty guide for GW8 Liverpool versus Manchester United will be the stand out fixture when English Premier League duties resume following the latest international break. ….
Spurs v Man City Match Preview
Can Spurs ‘Mean Machine’ stifle free-scoring City ? League-leaders Manchester City travel to White Hart Lane on Sunday to face second placed Tottenham Hotspur and it promises to be an ….
Everton v Crystal Palace Match Preview
Everton’s defence set for aerial bombardment test Despite a 1-0 loss to Bournemouth last weekend, Everton still boast the second best defensive record in the division behind Tottenham Hotspur, having ….
FPL Selections for Gameweek 7
Are these 5 players on your Fantasy Premier League shortlist ? Our squad pushed further up the FPL rankings, after collecting 88 points in Gameweek 6 but can we maintain ….
Gameweek 7 EPL Goal Projections
Will we see another Premier League goal frenzy in GW7 ? A staggering 34 goals were scored in Gameweek 6 of the 2016/17 English Premier League, with Liverpool leading the ….
Multi-lingual Lukaku Becoming ‘Unplayable’
Earlier this week, we looked at the improvement Everton have shown since the arrival of new manager Ronald Koeman and midfield lynchpin Idrissa Gueye, suggesting that Romelu Lukaku would be ….
Man Utd vs Leicester City Match Preview
Manchester United manager Mourinho set for career-defining moment Luke Shaw was the latest Manchester United player to be publically criticised by manager José Mourinho, following a third straight defeat for ….
Strike it Rich in Gameweek 6
Goal projections for GW6 Fantasy Premier League contests Strikers are very much in the spotlight in Gameweek 6, as a plethora of injuries have left fantasy football managers scratching their ….
Climb Those Fantasy Football Rankings
Don’t pick another fantasy football line-up until you read these 4 tips After 5 rounds of the 2016/17 English Premier League, teams are starting to settle down and the league ….
Watford vs Manchester United Match Preview
Mourinho and United looking to avoid third successive loss The Hornets produced a stunning comeback at the London Stadium last week, overturning a two goal deficit to defeat West Ham ….
FPL Selections for Gameweek 5
Who makes our Fantasy Premier League line-up in GW5 ? Seeing Etienne Capoue warming the bench with a 13 point haul was a bitter pill to swallow and only compounded ….
Chelsea vs Liverpool Match Preview
European absentees set to serve up a Friday night treat Chelsea and Liverpool both missed out on European football and a lack of fixture congestion should stand both sides in ….
The Capless Wonder
Who is the best footballer never to play for England? There have been some outstanding candidates down the years and it is a debate that continues to be the subject ….
Swansea City v Chelsea Match Preview
Chelsea look to maintain 100% winning record at the Liberty Stadium Antonio Conte’s Chelsea will be looking to make it four wins in a row, when they travel to Wales ….
Banking on Clean Sheets
Why football managers care about clean sheets Football managers know how significant clean sheets can be but they often emphasise their importance in their own unique manner. At a press ....
EPL Gameweek 4 Goal Projections
Goal projections for those GW4 Fantasy Premier League contests Each round of fixtures presents different challenges for daily fantasy football managers. If you’re familiar with our goal projections, you will ….
Unearth Those Deadline Day Treasures
A fantasy football manager’s deadline day perspective With the transfer window closing later tonight, fantasy football managers will be eager to assess all the ins and outs, in their attempts ….
Agüero to Pay the Penalty
Most valuable fantasy player faces retrospective action It was another eventful weekend in the English Premier League with Chelsea and the two Manchester clubs maintaining their one hundred percent winning ….
Man City vs West Ham Match Preview
Hammers looking for another smash and grab at the Etihad West Ham United pulled off a shock win at the Etihad last season, courtesy of goals from Victor Moses and ….