Connor Wickham scored six points thanks to two goals in the final 20 minutes of Sunderland’s 2-2 draw with Manchester City. The 21-year-old striker chose an apt time to score his first goals of the season.
Arsenal pulled themselves back into the race for fourth after a brace from forgotten front-man Lukas Podolski saw them record a much-needed victory over West Ham United.
Spanish defender Juan Cala scored six points on Saturday after firing home a surprise winner for relegation threatened Cardiff at Southampton. The Saints dominated, but Cala struck from the edge of the box.
Manchester City can call upon Sergio Aguero for their top of the table clash with leaders Liverpool on Sunday. The Argentine striker hasn't featured in the Premier League since January.
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Danish diamond Christian Eriksen scored seven points last night as Tottenham crushed Sunderland 5-1 at White Hart Lane. The Scandinavian schemer created two goals and netted one himself.
Midfield marvel Juan Mata was the highest scoring player at the weekend with eight points from Manchester United's 4-0 win over Newcastle. The Spanish playmaker was on target twice and added a stylish assist.
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