Month: September 2016

Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW7

Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW7

September 30, 2016 By Fabian Odhiambo

Everton v Crystal Palace Last Five Meetings: W1 D2 L2 Fabian Says: Everton’s unbeaten start to the season was brought to a halt last weekend and now they seek to build another run yet again. Palace have been kicking on fine but in this Friday night encounter, fancy the Toffees to set the record straight.

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The Monday Tackle

September 26, 2016 By Fabian Odhiambo

Now his team finally won a match of football against the Champions no less and you can imagine how difficult it has been trying to rein in on Maitha‘s excitement. In fact, had he had his way with the TDO admin’s account, this would have been The Late Sunday Tackle yesterday. Anyway who can begrudge

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The Monday Tackle
Sue Speak – GW6 Preview

Sue Speak – GW6 Preview

September 24, 2016 By Mumbua

Another gameweek is here, with a couple exciting games. I’m looking forward to the London Derby and of course Manchester United vs Leicester. Last GW was a good one for Beckham!; 65 points and all green arrows isn’t too shabby, considering the shambles that was the first couple of GWs. Anyway, here are my picks.

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Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW6

September 24, 2016 By Fabian Odhiambo

Manchester United v Leicester City Last Five Meetings: W2 D2 L1 Fabian Says: I got plenty of stick having been the prophet of doom for each of the Red Devils’ last two league fixtures and it doesn’t seem like I’m changing tune anytime soon, especially not today when the invigorated champions visit Old Trafford. United

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Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW6
Fantasy Files

Fantasy Files

September 20, 2016 By Fabian Odhiambo

Normally I usually give myself four or five Gameweeks for my Fantasy Premier League season to kick start proper. Yes, my team’s (Calciopoli) owner Don Domenico Di Castan (terrific bloke) and I have a gentleman’s agreement for that arrangement. The formative GWs prior are basically pre-season; getting to know my team, opponents, trying out strategies

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The Monday Tackle

September 19, 2016 By Fabian Odhiambo

Here’s Maitha with this week’s instalment of TMT. I would have said more in the intro, but I’m not the one you’re dying to hear from, right? Another horrible outing for his beloved United by the way! Oh captain, my captain It was Zlatan Ibrahimovic who told Pep Guardiola that he bought a Ferrari (Zlatan)

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The Monday Tackle
Sue Speaks – GW5 Preview

Sue Speaks – GW5 Preview

September 16, 2016 By Fabian Odhiambo

In between juggling with wires and print outs, Sue still finds time to help you tend to your team. Look out for her pointers and grab the points by the spade this GW. A new gameweek is here, and as usual, I’m here with my picks. Last GW was a good one for Beckham! I

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Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW5

September 16, 2016 By Fabian Odhiambo

Chelsea v Liverpool Last Five Meetings: W2 D2 L1 Fabian Says: Yet another instalment of Friday Night Football and I’m still trying to wrap my head around this new phenomenon. Anyway, it’s a clash of the season’s entertainers so I can’t be all that grumpy. Liverpool are visitors at another traditionally big club, so question

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Fab and Fridah’s Picks – MW5
The Manchester Derby Verdict

The Manchester Derby Verdict

September 15, 2016 By Fabian Odhiambo

On Saturday our London Bureau Chief Syl was on assignment at Old Trafford for the Manchester Derby and here’s what he thought about the whole thing and the subsequent ramifications. The highly anticipated Manchester Derby game finally happened. A game between football versus anti football. A battle between arch rivals Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho.

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Make Goalkeeping Great Again

September 12, 2016 By Fabian Odhiambo

For a while now, Here I Dreamt I Was An Architect by The Decemberists has been playing back and forth in my head. Not that I ever harboured such dreams to wade into the architectural pool, far from it. Well, maybe for a fleeting moment back in 2008 when we were filling in our university

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