Gameweek 10 results

November 2, 2011

1 Panza Grande XI Stuart Baker 61 557
2 Release The Hounds 4 Paul Mitchell 36 557
3 Neil Madrid Neil Strong 62 514
4 none of the above Jonny Mabbutt 50 512
5 Uriah Rennie 2nd XI Neil Greenwood 41 505
6 Crazylegs XI David Caldicott 37 504
7 TheBellsAreRinging Damon Brown 41 499
8 Rip Roaring Reds Sean Whyton 64 495
9 Romeo’s-honda-van Rob Hewer 72 491
10 Overpaid Pillocks Ian Williams 86 484
11 KAYS FC Tom Rogerson 34 475
12 ErectileFullfunction Alex Ritchie 45 473
13 Mustard Strike FC Arron Fellows 68 472
14 Bermie Utd Glen Davies 56 451
15 (Your Ad Here) Matthew Hopkins 24 450
16 Real Jorvik Simon Brown 59 447
17 Doing the 91 Colin Goulding 63 442
18 Shoelace Untied Caroline Strong 48 434
19 Benson & Wedgies P Hawkins 45 433
20 magnificent fifteen stephen kennerson 43 417
21 Pescara Rangers Stewart Pope 51 416
22 Pretty Schitty City Alex Michaluk 57 404
23 Inter South Harrow Paul Bentz 29 402
24 DIMBETWEENERS dmitri wychrij 44 388
25 Running On Empty Mk3 Dave Heighington 58 378
26 Cant think of a name mark molloy 34 340
27 SHADWELL TOWN Ed Carter 41 336

 

The Overpaid Pillocks score an impressive 86 points and take the manager of the week prize for Gameweek 10. They had both hat trick heroes in their squad – both of whom are this weeks players of the week. Robin Van Persie, at last, has landed the player of the week award, after coming so close in all but one of the last four weeks. Demba Ba is this weeks bargain player – his second award of the season – and his second hat trick. Arsenal look back in form, and Newcastle, miraculously, still are.

Game of the week saw Chelsea concede five. This season has also seen Arsenal concede eight, United concede six, Spurs concede five and Liverpool concede four in one game. Are there are no trustworthy defences – apart from the black and white one? Miraculous.

Manager of the month for October has been decided. Coinciding with the Arsenal resurgence, Rip Roaring Reds win it by some distance. Employing Van Persie as captain throughout the month was the key. He notched 84 points for the Reds on his own. Probably more than some teams mustered. I’m not sure Van Persie had been kept in many teams after Arsenal’s shaky start. Gooner loyalty wins out. But can we expect to see more teams picking the on fire Dutchman (and his compatriot on the other side of North London, Van Der Vaart), in preference to the currently out of form United players? And how do you crow-bar them in around your expensive City must-haves? Probably by sprinkling a few Newcastle players into the mix. Possibly.

  • Player of the week – Robin Van Persie. Can’t stop scoring
  • Bargain of the week – Demba Ba. Can’t stop scoring
  • Donkey of the week – Ricardo Gardner. The latest Bolton donkey

Goal o’t weekend

Junior Hoilett

Best I can do. Junior Hoilett for Blackburn v Norwich. Mazy run and a 25 yarder in the postage stamp.

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3 Responses to “Gameweek 10 results”

  1. Anonymous said

    I’m glad. For the first time in fantasy league history, having Newcastle players in MY squad is paying off

  2. Anonymous said

    I know. Any one of the last 10 seaesons I wouldn’t touch a magpie with a bargepole. However, we seem to be good all of a sudden. So I’m going with it.

  3. Anonymous said

    Unbelievably gutted you had Ba in your team Neil.

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