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Fantasy Sports – Premier League Week 1

Here is the team I’m going to begin the season with, we’ll see where things go! We’d love to have you join our league (the competition ID number is at the bottom). Goalkeepers: David de Gea £6 (17/18 pts: 172) Jonas Lössl £4.5 (17/18 pts: 135) I see absolutely no reason to go cheap on …

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EPL 2018-2019 Matchday 1, Part 1

Disclaimer: This series is examining the games days prior to matchday, there is always the possibility for injuries, coach selections, etc. They may be updated to reflect most accurate starting lineup. Friday, 10 August 2018 Manchester United  Manchester United is a sizable favorite (although it’s decreased somewhat in light of a dismal transfer window) in what’s …

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Promotion & Relegation Watch – English Football League

The professional sports landscape outside of the United States is much different. The sports association manages the league, but each team and their players are independently owned. There is no league ownership, so how do teams get allocated to their spots in different leagues? Pyramid Structure The English Football Structure is a pyramid, the top …

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Southampton 2018-2019 Transfer Review

Note: This is the latest breakdown of transfer moves leading up to the 2018-19 Premier League season. This post will be updated throughout the transfer window as appropriate. \ I tried really hard to find a scenario where I thought this would be a really good season for Southampton. But, despite my best efforts (and …

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Newcastle 2018-2019 Transfer Review

Note: This is the latest breakdown of transfer moves leading up to the 2018-19 Premier League season. This post will be updated throughout the transfer window as appropriate. \ I am pleased to see that Newcastle United made some improvements to their defense. However, their defense wasn’t really their weakness last season — they were …

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Crystal Palace 2018-2019 Transfer Review

Note: This is the latest breakdown of transfer moves leading up to the 2018-19 Premier League season. This post will be updated throughout the transfer window as appropriate. I think that Crystal Palace have the quality to do better than they have done. The seven game stretch that started the 2017-2018 couldn’t possibly be regarded …

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