Tottenham beat rivals Manchester City on Wednesday night to secure a Champions League berth for next season with a game to spare. The game that was dubbed as the 'Champions League play-off' was an exciting affair considering what was at stake. In the night's other game, Stoke beat Fulham 1-0.
Tottenham's Tom Huddlestone and Manchester City's Adam Johnson both made key contributions this weekend, but Portsmouth's Michael Brown was the top-scoring player of the week. Brown picked up a goal and two assists, for seven Fantasy League points, in Pompey's 3-1 win over Wolves.
Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini must decide between inexperienced fourth choice keeper Gunnar Nielsen or emergency loan signing Marton Fulop to start in goal for the visit of Aston Villa on Saturday. First choice stopper Shay Given was ruled out for the season after dislocating his shoulder against Arsenal last weekend.
The Insider Eye takes a sneak peak at the Bank Holiday weekend's Premier League action. In the battle for fourth place Aston Villla and Manchester City go head to head, taking centre stage away from Liverpool v Chelsea. Plus the injury and suspension latest.
Each week the Goals Guide will take a look back at the weekend's action, review all the goals and explain any dubious assists. Chelsea and United both win so no change at the top, the race for fourth tightens, Burnley and Hull go down.
Each week the Goals Guide will take a look back at the weekend's action, review all the goals and explain any dubious assists. United beat City and Chelsea slip-up at Tottenham to keep the respective races for the title and fourth place alive.
The Insider Eye is back for its weekly glance into the near-future of fantasy football. Burnley and Stoke get an admirable mention, but Hull face a difficult trip to Birmingham. Plus there's the always important and always helpful injury and suspension latest.
Points were hard to come by this week as seven of the 12 teams in league action didn’t manage to score. That meant it was mainly defenders who scored points, as well as Manchester City who continued their goal-scoring form with a 4-1 win against Birmingham.
Each week the Goals Guide will take a look back at the weekend's action, review all the goals and explain any dubious assists. Burnley and Wast Ham picked up vital wins at the bottom, City close in on fourth and United miss the chance to go top.
The Insider Eye is back for it's weekly gaze into the fantasy football future. It sees a win for Stoke, but defeat for Birmingham. Liverpool have what it takes to shut out Fulham plus there's the all-important injury and suspension news featuring a certain Mr Rooney.
City goal-glut means points galore for Carlos Tevez and Emmanuel Adebayor who are involved in four of the goals, sharing 15 Fantasy League points between them. Adebayor scored eight points while Tevez bagged seven.
Each week the Goals Guide will take a look back at the weekend's action, review all the goals and explain any dubious assists. Chelsea overhaul United at the top as Spurs and Liverpool slip-up in race for fourth.