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Troy Deeney: Leading By Example

Troy Deeney: Leading By Example

Troy Deeney and Watford’s rise to Premier League prominence has been one of the feel-good stories of this Premier League season. Is he worth a punt in your fantasy line-up?   Name: Troy Deeney Position: Forward Fantasy Price: £8m (PlayON), £5.2m (FPL) Appearances: 16 Goals: 5 Assists: 4 A new Rocky movie – the seventh, and no not Adrian’s Revenge –

Second Time’s the Charm for Everton’s Deulofeu

The ex-Barca starlet is fast becoming an integral part in Everton’s surge up the Premier League table. Can he now add value to your fantasy line-up? Name: Gerard Deulofeu Position: Midfielder Fantasy Price: £7.4m (PlayON), £6.3m (FPL) Appearances: 11 Goals: 1 Assists: 5 Sell a club a wonderkid, feed them for a year. Activate a sneaky £6m euro buy-back clause

Georginio Wijnaldum of Newcastle United celebrates his first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Norwich City at St James Park

Georginio Wijnaldum’s four goals show Newcastle fans he was worth the money

Wijnaldum – the most expensive transfer of the Mike Ashley era – demonstrated why the club was willing to spend so much to sign him.  Newcastle United’s transfer spending under their notoriously thrifty owner, Mike Ashley, has usually resembled scavenging through the bins behind a charity shop. For years the exceptional management of Alan Pardew

Joe Gomez battles with Jon Walters

Is Joe Gomez a defensive certainty?

PlayON analyses the performance’s of new Liverpool signing Joe Gomez. The youngster has impressed in both pre-season and in his league debut but will he hold down Liverpool’s troublesome left-back position?   This highly rated youngster may have signed with Liverpool for a fee of £3.5m in the summer, but even he scarcely considered his chances of going straight