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Chelsea’s Next Five Games A Huge Test For Hiddink And Co

Interim Chelsea boss Guus Hiddink has admitted that the threat of relegation this year is real as the Blues sit in 14th place in the Barclays Premier League. With just 24 points accumulated so far this season, last year’s champions have been well off the pace this season and find themselves twelve points behind fourth-placed Tottenham and that coveted Champions League …

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Premier League Team Of The Season So Far

It’s nearly Christmas, which means we are almost at the halfway point in the Premier League season. It’s been the craziest campaign in living memory so far, with Leicester riding high at the top of the table, Jamie Vardy breaking records, Crystal Palace and Watford challenging for European football, Chelsea battling relegation and Louis van Gaal under immense pressure just to keep …

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Troy Deeney: Leading From The Front

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 – isn’t scheduled for release in these parts until January, but that hasn’t stopped the Premier League indulging in some underdog stories of its own this season. Jamie Vardy and Leicester’s meteoric rise has rightly dominated the headlines …

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Fantasy Premier League Week 17: Fixture Breakdown

PlayON Pro and 2014 Fantasy Premier League champion Tom Fenley analyses the three stand-out fixtures ahead of the Premier League weekend and picks out some key players to consider for your FPL and PlayON line-ups. _____ Sat 19 December, 2015 Everton v Leicester City, 15:00 Key Players: Gerard Deulofeu – Midfielder – FPL £6.4, PlayON £7.8 Romelu Lukaku – Forward – FPL £9.2, …

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Sakho’s Return Will Be A Massive Boost for Liverpool

Another Liverpool player was added to the injury list last weekend as Croatian central defender Dejan Lovren suffered a nasty knee injury against West Brom. Lovren returned to the line up for Liverpool after French defender Mamadou Sakho was out for a number of weeks with a knee injury and impressed enough to be nominated for the November Player of the …

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Did Aston Villa Act Too Quickly In Sacking Tim Sherwood?

Aston Villa fell to yet another defeat at home to Arsenal on Sunday and remain rooted to the foot of the Premier League table, favourites (in the opinion of many) to go down. The chances are an established Premier League side that finds itself in or around the drop zone will change manager at some point during the season. Villa, …

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Manchester United Hit With Injury Crisis Ahead Of Watford Tie

Manchester United take on Watford tomorrow in the Premier League, but will have to make do without some of their major stars. Michael Carrick and Anthony Martial both sustained injuries on international duty, while Marouane Fellaini and Antonio Valencia also miss out. Wayne Rooney has been stricken by illness so is not available for consideration. Louis van Gaal tells #MUTV Carrick, …

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Klopp To Stifle City And Van Gaal To Get The Job Done At Watford

Joe Gleeson offers some betting advice ahead of this weekend’s Premier League action. Man City V Liverpool Sat 21st November 17:30 Raheem Sterling will be facing his old club on Saturday for the first time since swapping the Red of Merseyside for the Blue of Manchester. The 20 year old may have a bigger part to play then he ever …

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Round Up: Thrilling Night In The Capital One Cup

23 games on Tuesday night and plenty of goals in the 2nd round of the Capital One Cup. Stephen Loftus reviews each of the cup ties. There may not have been any of the bigger Premier League clubs playing Tuesday night but there was no lack of action with a nine goal thriller at the Stadium of Light and seven …

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The Championship: Race For The Top Two Heats Up

Four teams and only two spots available, with just two games remaining for the Championship’s top four sides, it will be a nail biting finish. As it stands Watford are sitting at the top of the table with 85 points, only a point clear of second-placed Bournemouth and third-placed Middlesbrough, who are both two points clear of Norwich, who sit in fourth. …

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Celtic Linked With Highly Rated Striker

Scotland’s goalscorer against Germany, Ikechi Anya, in their opening Euro 2016 qualifier looks to be on Celtic’s radar. According to the Daily Mail he would be ‘keen’ to move to Glasgow, the city where he is from. Anya currently plays for Championship side Watford, where he has already played four games this season. But Scotland manager Gordon Strachan, quoted in the …

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