Monthly Archives: April 2015

Christian Benteke of Aston Villa celebrates scoring their first goal during the FA Cup Semi Final between Aston Villa and Liverpool at Wembley Stadium on April 19, 2015 in London, England.

Christian Benteke reignited by Aston Villa’s new management

Christian Benteke reignited by Aston Villa’s new management

Christian Benteke’s first two seasons in the Premier League established him as one of English football’s brightest young stars. Having joined Aston Villa from Belgian club Genk in August 2012, he immediately hit the ground running and his 19 league goals were instrumental in helping his new club to avoid relegation. The next season saw

Morgan Schneiderlin of Southampton celebrates the first goal with his team-mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Southampton at the Britannia Stadium on April 18, 2015 in Stoke on Trent, England.

Premier League Gameweek 33: 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 Tom Heaton GW 33 pts: 2375 Burnley may have lost to Everton at the weekend, but their goalkeeper can be spared of any blame

Harry Kane of Spurs scores their third goal poast Tim Krul of Newcastle United during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Tottenham Hotspur at St James' Park on April 19, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.

Premier League Recap: Gameweek 33

The Analyst reviews all the action from Gameweek 33 of the Barclays Premier League. Every goal, miss and major incident can be found here in our weekly round-up.   Stoke City 2-1 Southampton A late goal from Charlie Adam put paid to any faint hopes Southampton will have retained about Champions League football, as Stoke

Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge

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. Trusted Formula seals title for Chelsea Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea side all but clinched the Premier League title with a 1-0 victory over Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. The performance was a classic, big

: Christian Eriksen of Spurs runs with the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Newcastle United at White Hart Lane on October 26, 2014 in London, England.

The Hitlist: Gameweek 33 Injury And Suspension Round Up

Ahead of Gameweek 33, the Analyst gives you the lowdown on all the suspensions and injuries in the Premier League. Arsenal Next Up: N/A Arsenal are on FA Cup duty this weekend, taking on Reading in the competition’s semi-final. Aside from a hamstrung Oxlade-Chamberlain, and an unfit Mikel Arteta, the Gunners benefit from a mostly healthy

Premier League Fixture Breakdown: Gameweek 33

Tom Fenley, our PlayON Pro and last year’s official Fantasy Premier League winner, takes you through the Premier League fixtures for Gameweek 33. Sat 18 Apr 2015 – Premier League Crystal Palace v West Brom 15:00 Sunderland were the latest victims of Alan Pardew’s re-invigorated Crystal Palace side. The 4-1 win at the Stadium of

Yannick Bolasie (C) of Crystal Palace celebrates scoring his teams fourth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Crystal Palace at Stadium of Light on April 11, 2015 in Sunderland, England.

Premier League Gameweek 32 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 Yannick Bolasie The Congo international has become arguably Palace’s key player under Alan Pardew and his performance against Sunderland in Gameweek 32 was undoubtedly

Premier League Recap: Gameweek 32

The Analyst reviews all the action from Gameweek 32 of the Barclays Premier League. Every goal, miss and major incident can be found here in our weekly round-up. Swansea 1-1 Everton Man of the moment Bafetimbi Gomis failed to make the desired impression at the Liberty Stadium, lasting just 17 short minutes on the pitch.

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. Time for a clear out at Manchester City For the first thirteen minutes of Sunday’s Manchester derby it appeared as though the demise of Manchester City had been greatly exaggerated. They started fast, putting United’s

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