Monthly Archives: February 2015

The Hitlist: Gameweek 27 Injury And Suspension Round Up

The Hitlist: Gameweek 27 Injury And Suspension Round Up

It’s Friday, here’s your weekly lowdown on the Premier League’s injured, sick and suspended ahead of Gameweek 27. Arsenal Next Up: Everton (H) Arsenal welcome Everton to the Emirates this Sunday,  but once more without the services of Jack Wilshere – the midfielder’s return date has been put back again following ankle surgery this week.

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Pundit’s Picks: Gameweek 27

The PlayON Pundit picks his fantasy football line up for the coming Gameweek. He’s less about the stats, more about going with your instincts. How many of his picks feature in your line up? Goalkeeper Ben Foster (West Brom) Foster has been the biggest beneficiary since Tony Pulis took over at the Hawthorns. The goalkeeper

David Silva of Manchester City competes with Philippe Coutinho of Liverpool during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester City

Gameweek 27 Key Fixture: Liverpool v Man City

Liverpool v Manchester City The Analyst looks at the key fixture between the Premier League’s two form sides, Liverpool and Manchester City.  Last year, this fixture was being billed as the title decider, and it may well have been were it not for Steven Gerrard’s infamous slip. This time around, things are a little different. Both

Michael Carrick of Manchester United and Adam Johnson of Sunderland battle for the ball during the Capital One Cup Semi-Final, first leg match between Sunderland and Manchester United at Stadium of Light on January 7, 2014 in Sunderland, England.

Premier League Fixture Breakdown: Gameweek 27

Tom Fenley, our PlayON Pro and last year’s official Fantasy Premier League winner, takes you through the Premier League fixtures for Gameweek 27.Sat 28 Feb 2015 – Premier League West Ham v Crystal Palace 12:45 West Ham have drawn their last three, with results at White Hart Lane, St Mary’s and at Upton Park against

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Analyst v Pundit: Which striker should partner Aguero in your line ups for Gameweek 27

Every week the Analyst and the Pundit argue over a topical issue from the world of fantasy football. With the likes of Costa and Kane missing from Gameweek 27, which striker slots in as number two behind Sergio Aguero? The Analyst: Danny Ings With the exception of Harry Kane, who is unavailable for Gameweek 27,

Samir Nasri of France and Manchester City

Samir Nasri at the heart of Manchester City’s return to form

Player Profile: Samir Nasri Club: Manchester City Starts/Subs: 17/2 PlayON Price: £11.5m PlayON GW26: 2150 pts Samir Nasri’s career hasn’t really ever quite hit the heights once expected of the “next Zidane”, but the Frenchman has still enjoyed considerable success, particularly since joining the current Premier League champions in 2011. A player who can blow

David Silva of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Liverpool at Etihad Stadium on December 26, 2013 in Manchester, England.

Premier League Gameweek 26: Champs and Chumps

Every week the PlayON Analyst takes a look at the best and worst of the previous round of Premier League action. Here are the latest batch of stars and suspects. Champs: David Silva PlayON Price: £13m GW26 Points: 3,245 pts The diminutive midfield creator consolidated his status as one of the elite Premier League performers

Coutinho of Liverpool celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park on November 23, 2013

Premier League Recap: Gameweek 26

It’s Tuesday, time for a review of all the action from Gameweek 26, with our Premier League Recap. Aston Villa 1-2 Stoke Scott Sinclair’s long dormant career has awoken at Villa Park, with the wideman scoring his second in as many games since the departure of Paul Lambert. Sinclair may have opened the Villa account,

Dame N'Doye of Hull City celebrates after scoring is team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Aston Villa at the KC Stadium on February 10, 2015 in Hull, England.

Monday Manager: Talking Points

Every week we bring you our take on some of the big talking points from the weekend’s Premier League action.  Ashley Barnes must be banned Jose Mourinho was rightly steaming during Saturday’s post game interview. Speaking after Chelsea’s draw against Burnley, Mourinho pointed to a number of critical incidents missed by referee Martin Atkinson, who had what