Category: Fantasy Premier League

Sign up for 2018-19 Fantasy Premier League and join the World Soccer Talk private league

Registration is now open for the 2018-19 Fantasy Premier League season. The game is free to play. And, if you like, you can join the World Soccer Talk private league. Here’s how to join the World Soccer Talk private league today: 1. Visit the Fantasy Premier League site and log in 2. If you’ve never registered before, click the ‘Sign Up’ button, 3. After logging in, select your team (you can always change the team selection later, so don’t worry about finalizing your team right then and there), 4. Click the ‘Leagues’ tab in the top navigation, 5. Click the “Create and join ... Read more

Fantasy Premier League Draft players finalized for World Soccer Talk private league

After inviting World Soccer Talk readers to participate in the brand-new Fantasy Premier League Draft launched by the official Premier League website, we’ve now narrowed the competition down to 39 contestants. The World Soccer Talk readers have been separated into three different leagues. The only contestant that’s in all three leagues is me (so the readers can try to beat me in the game, which shouldn’t be too difficult given my record in previous years playing the regular FPL game). The three leagues we’ll be running this season feature: World Soccer Talk Abdelhadi Zniber Alex Hernandez Amee Dominguez Bsal Uprety ... Read more

Join the official Fantasy Premier League Draft and play against World Soccer Talk readers

For the first time ever, the Premier League has launched a Fantasy Premier League Draft game, and it’s free to play. Many of you are already very familiar with the most popular fantasy soccer game in the world, the Fantasy Premier League (be sure to sign up for our private league if you haven’t done so already). And now the experts at the Premier League have created a draft league so you can play it just like the draft leagues you’ve done for NFL, college football and other sports. To make the game even more competitive, we’re setting up a ... Read more

Sign up for 2017-18 Fantasy Premier League and join the World Soccer Talk private league

Registration is now open for the 2017-18 Fantasy Premier League season. The game is free to play. And, if you like, you can join the World Soccer Talk private league. Here’s how to join the World Soccer Talk private league today: 1. Visit the Fantasy Premier League site and log in 2. If you’ve never registered before, click the ‘Sign Up’ button, 3. After logging in, select your team (you can always change the team selection later, so don’t worry about finalizing your team right then and there), 4. Click the ‘Leagues’ tab in the top navigation, 5. Click the “Create and join ... Read more

Watch the Fantasy Premier League Show for the latest tips

With the end of the international break comes the time to refresh your Fantasy Premier League squad, and what better way to get tips is there than by watching the latest episode of the Fantasy Premier League Show, hosted by the one-and-only James Richardson. In addition to AC Jimbo, the show features Fantasy Football Scout’s Mark Sutherns and journalist Jules Breach. The show also features interviews with Premier League footballers about FPL, answers to FPL questions from viewers, a lower third that features stats on top scoring goalkeepers, defenders, midfields and forwards, as well as interviews with the people who ... Read more

Fantasy Premier League show with James Richardson on NBC Sports

If you haven’t had a chance to watch the Fantasy Premier League show on NBC Sports, now’s the time. Last week, we announced that NBC Sports were adding 4 new shows to their app and online. Goal Rush has already been a hit among many soccer fans, but the one program that has flown under the radar so far is Fantasy Premier League, which is hosted by James Richardson from The Guardian‘s Football Weekly podcast fame. Accompanying AC Jimbo is Mark Sutherns from the popular Fantasy Football Scout website as well as journalist Jules Breach. If you play Fantasy Premier ... Read more

Sign up for 2016-17 Fantasy Premier League and join the World Soccer Talk private league

Registration is now open for the 2016-17 Fantasy Premier League season. The game is free to play. And, if you like, you can join the World Soccer Talk private league. Here’s how to join the World Soccer Talk private league today: 1. Visit the Fantasy Premier League site and log in 2. If you’ve never registered before, click the ‘Sign Up’ button, 3. After logging in, select your team (you can always change the team selection later, so don’t worry about finalizing your team right then and there), 4. Click the ‘Leagues’ tab in the top navigation, 5. Click the “Create and join ... Read more

John Oliver rips into DraftKings and Fanduel daily fantasy sports games

British comedian and talk show host John Oliver tackled the topic of daily fantasy sports games on his Last Week Tonight show on HBO Sunday night. And Oliver didn’t hold anything back in his criticism of the misleading advertising by two sites in particular — DraftKings and Fanduel. For soccer fans, the story is particularly disturbing given that FOX Sports is a major investor in DraftKings, while MLS is a DraftKings partner. Daily fantasy sports sites such as DraftKings and Fanduel claim they are not gambling enterprises, but they seem awfully gamblish. If only their ads were more truthful. Watch ... Read more