Your daily round-up of the world of football (soccer), from a fantasy manager point-of-view, including the weekend team news.
English Premier League
Eighth versus ninth is hardly the most exciting league clash of the season - but that shouldn't take anything away from their achievements. The two bravest appointments of last summer have turned out to be the most successful.
Somewhat inevitably, he has lost much of the fearless innocence that characterised his youth, with the exuberance having been replaced by a more predictable approach that appears to rely less on instinct.
Forget the Europa League, there are few teams in Europe as a whole, who could claim to be playing better than Andre Villas-Boas' team right now.
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew says he would consider using Hatem Ben Arfa in a more advanced role again in the future following his performance against Anhzi Makhachkala.
The summer departure of Didier Drogba looked tailor-made for Romelu Lukaku to barge his way past Fernando Torres in the Chelsea pecking order and justify the
All the latest on injuries, suspensions and call-ups ahead of the weekend's top football action.
Daniel Sturridge will be fit to face Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday, assistant manager Colin Pascoe today confirmed.
He may have arrived on these shores as a relative unknown last summer but Premier League defences are now more than familiar with Christian Benteke.
Major League Soccer
To help you climb a few rungs on the ladder let’s take a look at two players whose stock is certainly on the rise, and our featured team of the week.
MLSsoccer.com's Jason Saghini and Andrew Wiebe answer your questions about MLS Fantasy and tell you who to buy, who to sell, and who is worth the price.
Thierry Henry and the New York Red Bulls travel to take on the San Jose Earthquakes on Sunday in this weekend's marquee MLS clash.