featurefootball20 days ago

Fantasy Premier League 2016-17 : Players to pick for Gameweek 28

Gameweek 27 was the first time a team played two matches and Manchester City and Stoke City players earned big with two cleansheets in their respective matches. Marko Arnautovic (15) was the top scorer in the week while all defenders from the two clubs score double digit points for their managers.
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featurefootball20 days ago

Five greatest comebacks in the Champions League

Football is the biggest sport in the world and while the masses tune in to watch the World Cup, die-hard fans will tell you that there is nothing better than two teams fighting it out in the Champions League. This competition has provided some of the best moments, along with the biggest stars.
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featurefootball21 days ago

Arsenal, Liverpool or United? A complete analysis of the top-4 race in the Premier League

€1.3bn! That is the amount shared among the European clubs who took part in the Champions League this season. Forget the money, it is the glory and the sheer attraction of the League that keeps most European circuits alive until the last day of the domestic campaign.
Faizan Qadiri
featurefootball2 months ago

Talking points from gameweek 25 of the Premier League

Arsenal were a part of a controversial win against Hull while United and Liverpool kept pace with the Gunners with comfortable 2-0 wins. Chelsea were held to a draw at Burnley but they have a massive 8-point lead over the chasing pack but Leicester are now just a point clear of the drop zone.
Faizan Qadiri
featurefootball2 months ago

5 players who can solve Mourinho's Carrick problem

Manchester United's form this season has been inconsistent, to say the least. One might attribute it to a variety of factors such as change of manager and style of play, some players not living up to their potential, poor finishing or even being on the wrong side of some poor refereeing decisions.
Ratish Ramachandran
featurefootball2 months ago

Fantasy Premier League 2016-17 : Players to pick for gameweek 25

Gameweek 24 was all about three strikers who accumulated a combined total of 47 points for their managers. Romelu Lukaku's (21) four goals against Bournemouth ensured that the Toffees emerged victorious in a goalfest at Goodison Park that ended 6-3 in favor of the Merseyside club.
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featurefootball2 months ago

Fantasy Premier League 2016-17 : Players to pick for gameweek 24

Gameweek 23 proved to be a low scoring affair as all the big teams barring Manchester City failed to capitalize on each other's results. The average points (35) for the gameweek was the lowest for the season so far with the highest points failing to cross 100 in spite of playing the triple captain.
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featurefootball2 months ago

Fantasy Premier League 2016-17 : Players to pick for gameweek 23

Chelsea and Arsenal were the big gainers in the Premier League after all their direct rivals dropped points in last week's fixtures. Chelsea brushed aside Hull city while Arsenal needed a 98th minute Alexis Sanchez penalty to secure a hard-fought win against a resolute Burnley side. 
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featurefootball2 months ago

Fantasy Premier League 2016-17: Players to pick for gameweek 22

Gameweek 21 belonged to Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea who put up comprehensive wins to maintain the lead over the rest of the chasing pack. FPL managers benefited from the presence of Harry Kane (17) and Marcus Alonso (21) in their teams along with West Ham's Mr. Reliable, Michail Antonio (15).
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featurefootball2 months ago

Why United will deliver the final blow to Liverpool's title chances tonight?

When two of the biggest clubs in England meet, it is always a spectacle - be it the build up to the match or the match itself. As Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho quite aptly put it, it is just three points but to the fans, it means much more than that.
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