Sky sports report that Newcastle will have to play as scheduled their 2nd premier league game of the season away to Chelsea, of all places only 2 days after playing the 1st leg of their Europa qualifier on the preceding Thursday night. The Daily Mail have subsequently reported that the tie can be moved if Newcastles opponents agree (although why they would remains a mystery?). The draw isn’t made until 10 August.
On the Daily Telegraph fantasy premier league website today
“To celebrate 20 years of Telegraph Fantasy Football, your first team for the 2012/13 season will be on us – completely free of charge. The game will be better than ever with more ways to win, real-time score updates and a new mobile website”.
Just for a bit of additional interest when you’re watching the Euro 2012 quarter finals keep an eye out for a couple of people who may come to fantasy premier league for 2012 – 2013.
You will all see from e mails that the Barclays fantasy premier league format will …
Michael Laudrup the 48 year old Danish footballing legend has signed a 2 year deal to become manager of Swansea City.
Quoted in the Guardian Laudrup said:
“I’ve spoken to the chairman and I’m very pleased to sign for Swansea City. It’s going to be a new experience for me and I’m really looking forward to it. I’ve spoken to many people about Swansea and watched a number of their games on DVD. Everyone knows the style of football Swansea play and it suits my way of thinking.”