When Phil Jones completed his summer transfer to Manchester United many wondered whether the talented defender would get enough games to continue his development. However, one week into the new campaign, the loss of both Ferdinand and Vidic to injury gave Jones his chance and he certainly took it.
Newcastle are yet to concede, Fulham are yet to score, only one outcome there. Meanwhile, Shane Long should lead West Brom to victory against Stoke. That's what the Insider Eye sees.
Fantasy League celebrates its 20th birthday this summer and so we reminisce about some of the greats of the game from previous years. Over the coming weeks we will look back at each of the 20 seasons we have been running the game and pick out the best XI players of that campaign.
Chelsea have completed the signing of 23-year-old winger Juan Mata from Valencia. Mata becomes the second major signing of the summer, following the arrival of 18-year-old striker Romelu Lukaku.
Arsenal winger Samir Nasri has finally put pen to paper on a four-year contract at Manchester City after the clubs agreed a reported fee of £24 million. City's squad now looks like a Fantasy League team and boss Robert Mancini is going to have quite a task fitting all his players into the team.
Find out who topped the Professional and Classic weekly standings for game week 2, and the 11 players who make it into the Team of the Week.
Find out who topped the Fantasy Fives weekly standings for game week 2, and the five players who make it into the Team of the Week.
Manchester United maintained their 100% record with a convincing 3-0 win over Tottenham on Monday night, with striker Danny Welbeck picking up five Fantasy League points for his efforts.
Each week the Goals Guide will take a look back at the weekend's action, review all the goals and explain any dubious assists. This week Manchester City and Wolves kept up their 100% starts, while Liverpool piled more misery on Arsenal.
Aston Villa duo Darren Bent and Gabriel Agbonlahor both registered five points in the 3-1 win over Blackburn. No-nonsense defender Roger Johnson also hit the five points mark, following Wolves' 2-0 victory against Fulham.
Arsenal, Manchester United and Chelsea all have defensive problems ahead of their respective matches this weekend. Vidic and Ferdinand are sidelined for United, Chelsea are without Cech and Arsenal have as many as eight players absent.