The Community Shield was the game to give us more clarity on the opening day selections and in particular the captain dilemma for chelsea players. City won 3-2 and the game unfortunately was ruined because of a hrash sending off. Lets look at the implications for opening day next week then
In this article we will look at all the different formats and look at the game week start time and when is the latest you can make a transfer and how the extra game of Chelsea v Reading is dealt with and the implications. Lets start at the top with the Barclays fantasy premier league which you will all know. All times will be in British time
With the fantasy premier league season only a week away now I thought it would be a good time to re-issue my original strategy piece on the Barclays Fantasy premier league format for those new to the site who hadnt spotted it buriedin the strategy section . Its a little wordy and quite detailed but hopefully you will get some ideas or your thoughts challenged over it. I’ve re-issued it word for word so apologies if some is redundant by the passage of time
Here’s the first part of my articles on fantasy premier league bargains in the barclays format.
This will be in 2 parts
1. The cheapest players that are likely to play in goalkeeper, defence, midfield and striker positions in order that you spend the minimum amount on your reserves.
2. The best value players in the context of their own team and others in that position. This will generallly happen for the following reasons:
Here’s my first draft barclays fantasy premier league team. I’m doing this before my fantasy premier league bargains article which is a bit roundabout but what the heck. Looking forward to all the comments. By the way I’m assuming RVP will be away and not to City. If this happens all bets are off and the fantasy premier league drawing board is back up.
OK I hear you say anyone can tell me that VDV Bale and Dempsey are the best barclays fantasy premier league midfielders from my last article
Here’s the 2nd in a series of articles on the players I rate in fantasy premier league. I’ve done strikers and now (see link at bottom of page) I’m on to midfielders (or at least part 1 of midfielders).
The Barclays fantasy premier league for fantasy football geek is now open! The Access code …
I’m going to outline in a series of articles the players I rate, beginning with strikers. If you read my article on strategy “23 rules of play ” see link at bottom of article, you know that I believe that the underlying shooting stats are the key to a players success in fantasy premier league whether they be midfield or a striker. Now I’m going to do a piece in each game format starting with Fantasy premier league on the players I think you should be considering based on their underlying stats. The articles will be tweaked for each format so only read the format you intend to play to avoid repetition.