In the latest in a new series of weekly features we study Tottenham's Gareth Bale, who set Europe alight again on Tuesday night with another fine performance against Inter Milan. But can he replicate that form in the Premier League?
Ameobi, Nolan and Carroll amongst the points as Newcastle go goal-crazy in Tyne-Wear derby. Jimmyted was the Classic manager of the week, while Steve Cook topped the weekly Pro Rankings.
Chelsea showed great resilience to come from a goal down to win at Blackburn and remain five points clear at the top of the Premier League. Branislav Ivanovic netted the winner six minutes from time.
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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 wins for Chelsea, Arsenal, Manchester United and a rare one for Liverpool.
A derby day defeat in the first game of a new era must have been hard for Liverpool fans to take, but the sight of yet another young player bursting onto the scene for Everton will only have made matters worse.
Carlos Tevez and Charles N'Zogbia top-scored this week with two goals each, for six Fantasy League points. Fantasy League managers Mark Williams and Dave Smith were the top-scoring managers in Classic and Pro.
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 wins for Arsenal and Tottenham but Chelsea and Manchester United were held and Liverpool lost again.
Charles N'Zogbia and Carlos Tevez were the top points scoring players at the weekend with six points each. Nani and Chamakh were close behind with five apeice.
Chelsea's preparations for the trip to Villa Park have been hit by an illness which rules out Didier Drogba, while Frank Lampard is also missing. John terry returns though, Liverpool have Torres fit for the derby but no Fabregas for Arsenal.
Manchester United have faltered on the road this season and lie eight points adrift of Premier League leaders Chelsea. England skipper Rio Ferdinand is back fit now though and will look to put a stop to the sloppy goals they have been conceding. He is the Defensive Player to Watch this week.