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Yaya Toure, Virgil van Dijk and other names for your fantasy team… Names of the Premier League, weeks 11 and 12

Names of the Premier League is our regular weekly feature on Just Football selecting the star players from each round of Premier League action. With no more international breaks until March, the domestic league can now really pick up a head of steam. The league’s return in week 11 saw some stellar performances, and there […]

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Jamie Vardy, Ross Barkley: 11 Premier League Underachievers after 11 Games

So we’re 28.9% of the way into the new season. Doesn’t sound so significant, but the table is starting to take shape and small gaps are emerging. With that in mind let’s take a look at 11 players who have so far underwhelmed in this season’s Premier League to date. Whether they whet the appetite […]

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Slick-passing Chelsea, dirty Wanyama and long ball Middlesbrough: The Premier League season so far – in stats

After what feels like an extra long international break, the high-octane 2016/17 Premier League season returns this coming weekend. There has been much to chew over in the early weeks, with some great teams vying for the title this season, but every time a contender puts a run of form together, they stumble. It looked as though […]

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Diego Costa, Benteke, Iheanacho… Who to pick for your Fantasy Premier League team in coming weeks

We’re heading into week five of the Premier League (and therefore the Fantasy Premier League). Hands up, who’s totally lost faith in their fantasy management skills already? Never fear, intrepid fantasy manager. Just Football has you covered. The league is only four weeks in, so whether you’re the laughing stock of the office and bottom […]

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Need a low-cost left-back, Liverpool? Free agents: 13 footballers your club could still sign for free

It’s the stuff of nightmares – your star player gets injured in a friendly against Andorra and you’ve only got callow youth players as back up. After the scrapping of the emergency loan system, free agents will become even more vital this season. Clubs looking to save some money, or plug a gap in an […]


Fantasy Premier League: 10 under-the-radar value gems for your fantasy team

It’s almost here. No, we’re not talking about the Premier League looming on the horizon. Instead, we’re talking about the only league that matters for stat-obsessed fans – the Fantasy Premier League. Time is running out. If you haven’t already signed up, joined a league with your work colleagues and thought up a hilarious pun for your […]

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Sam Allardyce for England and the myth of The England Way

Forget everything you’ve been told about England’s ‘style of play’ and consider the reality: Sam Allardyce *is* the England Way, writes Just Football editor Jonathan Fadugba… If you are to believe the popular narrative that has hovered around Sam Allardyce for over a decade you would think the Sunderland boss was some ale-sipping, West Midlands […]


Eden Hazard, Leonardo Ulloa, Iheanacho… Names of the Premier League, week 35

Leicester are just one win away from lifting the Premier League title courtesy of their 4-0 thrashing of Swansea City and Tottenham’s unfortunate slip-up as they drew 1-1 against West Brom. At the other end of the table, an impressive draw for Sunderland against Arsenal, and likewise for northern counterparts Newcastle at Liverpool, sees Norwich […]


Euro 2016 England squad: 15 outside contenders looking to book their ticket to France

Now less than two months away, Euro 2016 is fast creeping up on the horizon. With England‘s squad for France pretty much defined bar a handful of places, the final five weeks of the Premier League season are huge for any English players not present in Roy Hodgson’s recent squad for the games against Germany and […]