Strategy

FANTASY PREMIER LEAGUE – ANALYSING THE OPENING 6 ROUNDS OF FIXTURES

Below is the list of in order of the teams with the best fixtures in the opening 6 games of the fantasy premier league season.  I have used 6 as a rough rule of thumb of how far I think fantasy premier league managers should look forward.  In 6 games you would have had nearly a 50% chance of transferring the player out of your team.

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EURO 2012 – FANTASY PREMIER LEAGUE WINNERS AND LOSERS

So now Euro 2012 has finished we can sit back and admire the Spanish possession and patient football and now look forward to the likes of Joey Barton (at least after 8 weeks)  and Nigel de Jong flying in to any skilful player like a mad man possessed in the world that is the fantasy premier league

This article will look at who the winners and losers are in fantasy premier league terms from the tournament.

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FANTASY PREMIER LEAGUE NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK – ARE THEY THE RIGHT STUFF?

For fantasy premier league managers under 35 the title is a pun if you had no idea what I was talking about.   For those over, I hope you had a little chuckle.

Have the days of not touching a new foreign transfer with a barge pole in fantasy premier league now gone?  Remember the bad old days of Kezman, Shevchenko,  Alfonso Alves,  Sergi Rebrov, Djemba Djemba and Bosco Balaban.  Or more recently Aquilani and Bebe.

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FANTASY PREMIER LEAGUE STRATEGY – 23 RULES OF PLAY

This is my view on how to play fantasy premier league football in the barclays format. I’ve summarised my 23 strategy rules at the top of the article with detailed notes under each heading. I will also try and provide evidence for my theories as far as I can. I’m not saying put the rules up on your wall but they’re worth taking on board and considering, even if you ultimately disagree with some or all of them:

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EURO 2012 – WILL FANTASY PREMIER LEAGUE PLAYERS BE AFFECTED BY FATIGUE

When fantasy premier league managers  are picking their squads this season, in the back of their minds there will be the following question?  How will Euro 2012  and the Olympics affect their fantasy premier league performance selection and injury record.  . This article will seek to establish whether history shows that summer tournaments affect players fantasy premier league performance or not by comparing players fantasy premier league performance in the season before and after the tournament. 

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FANTASY FOOTBALL STRATEGY – HOW TO PLAY – 23 RULES

This is my view on how to play fantasy premier league football in the barclays format. I’ve summarised my 23 strategy rules at the top of the article with detailed notes under each heading. I will also try and provide evidence for my theories as far as I can. I’m not saying put the rules up on your wall but they’re worth taking on board and considering, even if you ultimately disagree with some or all of them:

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