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King Kante – Signing of the Season?

King Kante – Signing of the Season?

Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez have stolen the headlines with their excellent performances this season, but summer signing N’Golo Kante has been just as vital to Leicester City’s underdog story.   Name: N’Golo Kante Position: Midfield Fantasy Price: £7m (PlayON), £5m (FPL) Appearances: 16 Goals: 1 Assists: 2   With the sale of Claude Makelele to Chelsea in 2003 the last true excess of the original Galactico era was fully indulged

Gameweek 17: Fixture Breakdown

Our PlayON Pro and 2014 Fantasy Premier League champion Tom Fenley focuses on three stand-out fixtures ahead of Gameweek 17 and picks out some key players to consider for your FPL and PlayON squads.   Sat 19 Dec 2015 ­ Premier League Everton v Leicester City 15:00     Key Players: Gerard Deulofeu – Midfielder –

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 –

The Hitlist: Gameweek 16 Injury and Suspension Round Up

Daily Fantasy Focus gives you the lowdown on suspension, illness and injury in the Premier League. It’s time for the Hitlist from Gameweek 16.    Arsenal Next Up: Aston Villa (A) Arsenal’s casualty list is largely unchanged from last week with all of their long term absentees still spending the majority of their time in the treatment room.

20 Teams 20 Players: The best fantasy options from each team for Gameweek 16

20 Teams: 20 Players looks at the best fantasy football option from each team, each week. From the must starts to the best of a bad bunch, here are this week’s picks for Gameweek 16 of the 2015/16 season.   Arsenal  (Aston Villa A) Olivier Giroud: Fresh off a mid-week hat-trick that secured Arsenal’s qualification into the

Marko Arnautovic – No Longer a Budget Zlatan

Stoke were scintillating in their destruction of Manchester City in Gameweek 15. A lucky day or a sign of things to come? PlayON Daily Fantasy Focus takes a closer look at their goalscorer Marko Arnautovic and his growing fantasy value.   Name: Marko Arnautovic Position: Midfielder Fantasy Price: £8.5m (PlayON), £6.1m (FPL) Appearances: 14 Goals: 5 Assists: 2   Throughout his short but mercurial career, Marko

Daniel Sturridge to Turn a Psychological Corner?

The England international was a stand-out in Liverpool’s 6-1 rout of Southampton on Tuesday night. Can he put his injury issues behind him once and for all?   Name: Daniel Sturridge Position: Forward Fantasy Price: £12.5m (PlayON), £10.1m (FPL) Appearances: 4 Goals: 2 Assists: 0   Jurgen Klopp commented last week that the England international needed to learn “what is serious pain and

Premier League Gameweek 14: Champs And Chumps

Every week we review three studs and three duds from the previous round of Premier League action. Which players shone for your fantasy football team? Who let the side down?   Champs:     Jamie Vardy (Leicester City) PlayON Price: £8.8m GW 14 Points: 1,800 On a day when Vardy broke Ruud van Nistelrooy’s record for most consecutive

Monday Manager: Fantasy Premier League Gameweek 18 Talking Points

Every Monday, we review some of the key talking points from the previous round of Premier League action.    Palace and Bolasie Back On Track Alan Pardew and Crystal Palace’s meteoric form in the latter half of 2014/15 was one of the most exciting subplots of the league campaign – as long as you weren’t a Liverpool fan.

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