West Ham seemed destined for the drop a few weeks ago, but now have a realistic chance for maintaining their top flight status after going on the offensive. With only nine rounds of matches left to play this season the battle for Premier League survival is hotting up with eight teams separated by just six points.
Each week the Goals Guide will take a look back at the weekend's action, review all the goals and explain any dubious assists. The FA Cup took centre stage this weekend, with Manchester United, Manchester City, Bolton and Stoke booking semi-final places.
The Premier League makes up seven of the eight FA Cup quarter-finalists, with Championship Reading the odd one out. Saturday evening's clash between Manchester United and Arsenal is the tie of the round, but both are missing key players.
Southampton's academy has a rich tradition of producing quality youngsters who then go on to make it at a higher level. Jason Puncheon is the latest Southampton youngster making a name for himself in the top-flight, but his story is slightly different to previous prospects.
Everton and Birmingham played out a 1-1 draw in last night’s sole Premier League game and only three players scored any Fantasy League points. Jean Beausejour put Birmingham ahead before Heitinga levelled.
Find out who topped the Professional and Classic weekly standings for game week 30, and the 11 players who make it into the Team of the Week.
Frank Lampard scored a brace and set up the other, for eight Fantasy League points, as Chelsea beat Blackpool 3-1 at Bloomfield Road on Monday night. The result leaves Chelsea nine points adrift of leaders Manchester United, while Blackpool are now just two points above the relegation zone
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 there were plenty of good results for the bottom teams, but slip-ups at the top.
Industrious forward Dirk Kuyt was the top points scoring player at the weekend with nine points. The Dutchman scored three goals in Liverpool’s 3-1 win over Manchester United.
Liverpool's new £35m striker Andy Carroll could make his debut for the club when Manchester United come to town on Sunday. Elsewhere, Kolo Toure begins an indefinite suspension, Cesc Fabregas won't be risked and Blackpool have key duo suspended.
Prior to the start of the season Ashley Young requested that he be switched from a winger, to a more central role in behind the striker. He has adapted well to this role and is the Attacking Player of the Week.
Fernando Torres may have struggled since joining Chelsea, but the London club’s other expensive transfer window acquisition, David Luiz, has been an instant success and his goal against Manchester United has revitalised their season.