Fantasy Five - Tips for your Fantasy Premier League team 5/10/18

After 37 dramatic rounds we’ve reached the final gameweek of this season’s Fantasy Premier League – one last chance to overtake your mates and claim bragging rights for the next 12 months. Sunday’s ten matches promise to be among the most unpredictable of the season, with most teams having little left to play for, but there are a few exceptions

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Fall River Marksmen - The rise and fall of one of American soccer's most successful clubs

If you’re driving down Canonicus Street in Tiverton and pass by Andrew’s Auto Body, turn left onto Mill Street. On your right will be the massive Bourne Mill Apartments, converted from their original use, but on your left there’s a large empty field surrounded by a mess of trees. That’s all that remains of Mark’s Stadium, shuttered in the 1950’s. The Fall River Marksmen, American Soccer League, and Mark’s Stadium are as forgotten and neglected as that overgrown lot, but once they were kings of American soccer. ..

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How to Watch (and Enjoy) the World Cup as a USMNT Supporter

Embarrassing.  Freakish.  Devastating.  Extraordinary.  Absolute Disaster.  Just a brief sampling of the words chosen to describe what happened to the U.S. Men’s National Team in World Cup qualifying. Without the beloved and beleaguered Stars and Stripes in the tournament this summer, you might be feeling lost, betrayed, and maybe even a bit apathetic about the World Cup.  Shame on you!  We’ve waited four years for this!  This is the World Cup. One nation’s failure is another nation’s moment of glory.  Here are a few teams that you can pledge your allegiance to for the next few months, or years, depending on the severity the current situation…

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Fantasy Five - Tips for your Fantasy Premier League team 4/26/18

The Premier League title is already settled, the top four look relatively certain, and even the relegation picture is getting clearer by the game, so the rest of the season is just a formality, right? Absolutely wrong if you’re involved in Fantasy Premier League, where the final dash for points is underway…

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Fantasy Five - Tips for your Fantasy Premier League team 4/19/18

Only six Premier League fixtures this weekend because of the FA Cup semi-finals, so once again it's a tricky gameweek to navigate for Fantasy Premier League managers. The key this week is to focus your picks on players who not only have a match this weekend but who also have two fixtures rather than one in gameweek 37...

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Weekend Preview by the Numbers: Two Derbies + Two Historic Rivalries + Six Big Matches = One Perfect Weekend

All four corners of Europe are filled with top-notch matches this weekend. The Primeira Liga will feature the most prominent game in Portugal: the O Classico between Benfica and Porto. The most anticipated fixture in the Dutch Eredivisie is also in store as PSV Eindhoven and Ajax will clash on Sunday in the De Topper rivalry.

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Fantasy Five - Tips for your Fantasy Premier League team 4/12/18

Despite Manchester United’s comeback win on Saturday at the Etihad, the destination of this year’s Premier League title is not in dispute. The same cannot be said of tens of thousands of Fantasy Premier League mini-leagues all around the world, for many of which this weekend will be crucial. It’s a double gameweek for 8 of the 20 clubs, meaning some potentially huge points totals for those who have been shrewd enough to plan ahead...

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