Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW13

Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW13

Burnley v Manchester City Last Five Meetings: W1 D2 L2 Fabian Says: Normally I’d preach caution about a team coming off a midweek Champions League away trip, but after the pasting Burnley got at the Hawthorns on Monday night, maybe it won’t be so hard for City. With...
Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW11

Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW11

Bournemouth v Sunderland Last Two Meetings: W1 D1 Fabian Says: It just gets worse for Sunderland, doesn’t it? It’s November and they’re still without a win in the league. Bournemouth suffered a 2-0 loss last weekend, but that was on their travels. At home they are...
Sue Speak – GW11 Preview

Sue Speak – GW11 Preview

Gameweek 10 was a very interesting one, because I forgot to change my team, meaning I retained Kun as my captain. I however left 13 points on the bench from two defenders, and had 4 points in total from my starting defenders. That gave me a total of 59 points and all...
Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW10

Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW10

Sunderland v Arsenal Last Five Meetings: W0 D2 L3 Fabian Says: Arsenal fired blanks at home to Middlesbrough last weekend but were back to winning ways in the EFL Cup three days later. So maybe the weekend result was just an inevitable bad day in the office....
Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW9

Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW9

Bournemouth v Tottenham Hotspur Last Three Meetings: W0 D0 L3 Fabian Says: Bounemouth are unbeaten in 3 matches and come into this clash on the back of a rampant 6-1 win over Hull City. Spurs are still unbeaten in the league and were lucky to snatch a point at the...
Sue Speak – GW9 Preview

Sue Speak – GW9 Preview

Gameweek 8 wasn’t a good week, with a measly average of 39 points. Beckham! had a paltry 43 points, but somehow managed to get only 4 red arrows in 18 leagues. Quite impressive, I’d say. That said, I’m looking forward to a better and more positive GW 9. Here are my...
Which Way, Jose?

Which Way, Jose?

Our London Bureau Chief Syl is back again with his assessment of Manchester United’s season so far and wonders about what’s in store for the Red Devils. There was a great sigh of relief – one full of optimist positivity – when Jose Mourinho was...
Cornered

Cornered

This is conversation comprising of B, O and F takes place on Sunday October 16 on The Dug Out WhatsApp group between 2145h and 2342h. We weren’t discussing trivia like Justice Maraga’s vetting, CS Matiang’i and his purge of education officials in Siaya county or even...
Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW8

Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW8

Chelsea v Leicester City Last Five Meetings: W3 D1 L1 Fabian Says: Antonio Conte is a man under siege, if we’re to read anything into several bookies suspending betting on him being the next Premier League manager to face the axe. Now, as a result, two things may...
Sue Speak – GW8 Preview

Sue Speak – GW8 Preview

Here’s Sue with her GW8 tips for you. Beat the deadline. Once again the football gods have hearkened to our plight and the dreaded international break is over, paving way for the return of football. Indeed, we are glad and grateful. Gameweek 8 is well and truly...