Preseason

FANTASY PREMIER LEAGUE NEW BOYS – READING FC

 

We all know the premier league sides and their players and don’t need to much preseason to educate us fantasy premier league managers.  However, lets be honest, the Championship is really for those Friday nights  when the missus wants to watch Coronation St and anything is looking better on the 14 inch TV in the spare room.  That’s not my girlfriend by the way, a good night in for her is Stoke v Fulham on the TV.  Yes I’m very lucky.

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NO SURPRISE FOR FANTASY PREMIER LEAGUE MANAGERS – RVP WONT RENEW

I always hate saying I told you so, but RVP announced  to his fans and fantasy premier league managers that he would not be signing a new contract at Arsenal on his official website.  To be honest, after the transfer of Olivier Giroud it didn’t take a genius to see that he was purchased as a replacement for RVP rather than any possible partner as I couldn’t  see how he could have fitted in to a RVP based system.

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FANTASY PREMIER LEAGUE PLAYER ANALYSIS – MAN UTD’S SHINJI KAGAWA

Man Utd are another team, like Chelsea, who in my mind definitely needed to sign Luka Modric.  I mean when Wigan get 60% possession against you, you’ve got to start thinking about whether you should be keeping the ball better.  The fact that SAF got Scholes back from retirement and the impact Scholes had just shows how desperately the issue needed to be resolved.  Michael Carrick isn’t the answer, that’s been recognised.  So I was somewhat surprised when Shinji Kagawa was signed.

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