Team news for the FA Cup replay between Cariff and Stoke. The Potters manager Tony Pulis has said he'll freshen things up after a hectic schedule and will give several fringe players a run-out.
Manchester City went level on points at the top of the Premier League after beating Wolves, while rivals United were held by Tottenham. Elsewhere all of Sunday's derby matches ended in stalemates.
Debuts and derbies will make the headlines this weekend with Liverpool, Birmingham and the North East set to come to a stand-still on Sunday. Elsewhere, the likes of Dzeko, Bridge, Bentley and Santa Cruz will all make fresh starts at new clubs.
The Insider Eye is back for the first time in 2011 after spending the festive period on a metaphysical journey. A football voyage through time and space. The goal, to foresee the fantasy football fortunes of this coming weekend.
Life at Fantasy League is starting to get back to normal following the always hectic festive season and nothing comes more naturally to a Fantasy Leaguer than making predictions.
The FA Cup got under-way for the Premier League sides on third round weekend, and holders Chelsea began their defence with a convincing 7-0 win over Championship strugglers Ipswich. The Goals Guide looks back at this, and the rest of the third round action.
Wide midfielder Simon Davies scored seven points last night as Fulham beat relegation rivals West Brom 3-0. There were also points for Brede Hangeland, Nani and Javier Hernandez.
Each week the Goals Guide will take a look back at the weekend's action, review all the goals and explain any dubious assists. Eight of the top-10 sides were victorious on New Year's Day, with Chelsea and Bolton losing ground.
Welsh wonder Gareth Bale was the top points scoring player from the New Year's Day weekend with six points. The Tottenham starlet got the solitary goal that beat London rivals Fulham.
Each week the goals guide will take a look back at the all the goals and explain any dubious assists. This week has been a good one for Manchester City, while there were away wins for Blackpool, Blackburn and Fulham.
Each week the Goals Guide will take a look back at the weekend's action, review all the goals and explain any dubious assists. It was a good Boxing Day for both Manchester clubs, while West Ham and Wigan picked up good results at the bottom.
All-action Argentine Carlos Tevez was the leading points scoring player on Boxing Day with eight. The Manchester City front-man was involved in all three goals in the win at Newcastle.