Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke will miss the rest of the season and the World Cup after suffering an Achilles injury in training. Aaron Ramsey has finally returned to full fitness and has been named in the matchday squad for Arsenal.
A common theme connects the three subjects of the Insider Eye this week and that's failing to live up to expectations. This could be the week they turn it all around as the fantasy football points flow!
Towering target-man Andy Carroll powered his way to five points last night as West Ham condemned struggling Sunderland to a 2-1 defeat at the Stadium of Light. The giant striker headed the Hammers into a ninth minute lead and set up the second.
Speedy striker Jay Rodriguez was one of three players to snare six points on Saturday, after bagging a brace for Southampton against Newcastle. Rodriguez struck at the end of each half as the Saints pulverised the hapless Magpies.
Goalkeepers feature prominently in our injury round up following news that Tim Krul and Allan McGregor will both miss the weekend's action. Krul announced his absence on Twitter and McGregor could miss the rest of the season
Goal scoring Spaniards, a dithering intro with a bizarre maritime theme and the promise of fantasy football points to come, can only mean one thing. The Insider Eye is back for another collection of points premonitions and punditry.
Giant striker Edin Dzeko was the best performing player in midweek with two goals and six points from Manchester City's derby triumph. City ran out 3-0 winners, condemning Manchester United to their 10th league defeat of the season.
Colossal centre-back Vincent Kompany will return to anchor the Manchester City defence for tonight's derby clash with Manchester United. The brilliant Belgian missed the weekend win over Fulham through suspension.
In a weekend full of goals in the Premier League it was no surprise to see who came out on top of the Fantasy League points scoring charts. (SPOILER: It was Luis Suarez.)
Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has been ruled out of the trip to West Ham on Saturday after suffering a knee injury in the Champions League on Wednesday night.
The Insider Eye is basking in the glory of two successful predictions after last week's recommended points getters Bony and Chamberlain duly obliged with a couple of assists. Will the good times continue to roll for our very own fantasy football soothsayer? There's only one way to find out...
Stoke striker Peter Odemwingie was the top scoring player at the weekend with eight points after playing a part in all three of the goals the Potters put past West Ham. Odemwingie was credited with the opening goal and sealed the 3-1 victory.