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Author: 0 Join Man City Square's Fantasy Premier League!

Click through the gallery above to see eight potential fantasy football templates you can use. The English Premier League kicks off this Friday and LibDemVoice has revived its Fantasy Football League to mark the occasion. In part, it is worth remembering to base it on the players you choose to pick up. However, there will come a time when you will have to call on that third substitute due to injury or rotation, and you want them to answer the call, not stare back at you with a big fat zero.

Sports QB Josh Rosen's Controversial Comments Explained
Author: 0 QB Josh Rosen's Controversial Comments Explained

You lose athletes and then the product on the field suffers. UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen looks for a receiver against Southern California in 2015. Bromberg cites a PAC-12 conference survey of athletes a couple of years ago that found they spend an average of 50 hours a week on their sports and often are "too exhausted to study effectively".

Sports Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to Chelsea: Blues step up interest for Arsenal star
Author: 0 Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to Chelsea: Blues step up interest for Arsenal star

The 23-year-old has attracted interest from a number of Premier League clubs with The Sun reporting last week that Chelsea and Liverpool were battling it out over the England international's signature. The Italian coach is desperate to bring in another option in the right wing-back role to compete with Victor Moses and Oxlade-Chamberlain excelled in that position during the season half of last season.

Sports Sports May Potentially Be A Part Of The 2024 Olympics
Author: 0 Sports May Potentially Be A Part Of The 2024 Olympics

Los Angeles was recently selected to host the event in 2028 instead of 2024. Let's look at it. Let's meet them [the e-sports representatives]. He also added, "We have to look at it because we can't say, "It's not us". The IOC will have the last say on eSports. "It's not about Olympics, '" Estanguet said in an interview with the Associated Press . British Prime Minister Tony Blair has been credited with London's victory over Paris to host the 2012 Games after last-minute lobbying ahead of ...

Author: 0 Gareth Bale dismisses talk of Manchester United transfer

The Argie has trusted his players with a lack of activity in the market and will hope they repay his faith next season. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho said that English Premier League giants are no more interested in buying Real Madrid and Welsh winger Gareth Bale after he started in Real Madrid's 2-1 European Super Cup win on Tuesday.

Sports Gerrard And Lampard Don't Rate Arsenal's Chances, This Season
Author: 0 Gerrard And Lampard Don't Rate Arsenal's Chances, This Season

On early Saturday morning, they will start that quest when they travel to Watford for their opening match of the 2017/18 Premier League season at 7:30 a.m. Liverpool's Sporting Director Michael Edwards needs to take a large slice of the blame for the shambolic attempts to sign Van Dijk, with the novice appointed to the role last November and adopting an aggressive approach to the unsolicited transfer negotiations that ensured Southampton were riled and will now not sanction any deal.

Sports Arsenal fans aren't buying Arsene Wenger's latest Alexis Sanchez update
Author: 0 Arsenal fans aren't buying Arsene Wenger's latest Alexis Sanchez update

Arsene Wenger , the Gunners manager, has insisted Chilean striker Sanchez will remain at the Emirates Stadium this season and see out the rest of his contract, which expires next summer. Sanchez has yet to appear for Arsenal this summer, following his Confederations Cup participation and an extended holiday. He had a little abdominal strain that he caught on Sunday morning in training.

Sports Arsene Wenger confirms Alexis Sanchez will miss Leicester City game
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger confirms Alexis Sanchez will miss Leicester City game

Sanchez's Arsenal future has been subject of intense speculation throughout the off-season with Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain backing out of a chase for the Chilean, who reportedly still interests Manchester City . He had a scan two days ago and he's out for a while I don't know is it two weeks or one more week but he will not be available. "And anyway, we play other competitions".

Sports Athletes at World Athletics Championships hit by gastro outbreak
Author: 0 Athletes at World Athletics Championships hit by gastro outbreak

Makwala could not run in the mens 200m heats on Monday after he threw up at the call room just before the race. He came out of quarantine this afternoon (August 9), and his qualification race will be in London Stadium at 18:40. Wayde van Niekerk , tipped by many to be the next true superstar of athletics, will be firm favourite to add to his golds from Rio 2016 and the 2015 World Championships in Beijing .

Sports Bengals coach Marvin Lewis to resume duties after health issue
Author: 0 Bengals coach Marvin Lewis to resume duties after health issue

In the interim, special teams coach Darrin Simmons will be handling the team. It is unclear what health issue Lewis is facing. Fortunately, it appears Lewis will be back with the team sooner rather than later. During his time with the team, Lewis has compiled a record of 118-103-3 and he has guided Cincinnati to the playoffs seven times. The Bengals have Thursday off and will play their first preseason game at home against the Buccaneers on Friday.

Sports Gray Signs For Record Fee
Author: 0 Gray Signs For Record Fee

Earlier this summer, Sweet revealed just how much Luton have raked in from Gray's departure, making it a very profitable transfer for the club. The pacey centre-forward arrived at Turf Moor in 2015 following a £9m move from Brentford, where he had scored 20 goals in 52 games.

Sports Umpire Joe West suspended for June comments about Adrian Beltre
Author: 0 Umpire Joe West suspended for June comments about Adrian Beltre

In the USA Today piece, West noted that he and Beltre are on okay terms at this point so it doesn't look like the umpire will have to deal with any bad blood there on top of the suspension. "He tells me 'that ball is outside, '" West said in the article. At the time, Beltre was confounded by the assertion and wasn't sure if West was kidding .

Sports US Sanctions Mexican Soccer Player for Alleged Connections to Drug Lord
Author: 0 US Sanctions Mexican Soccer Player for Alleged Connections to Drug Lord

The captain of Mexico's national football team has been sanctioned by the USA for allegedly being a "front person" for a major drug-trafficking cartel. Under terms of the sanction announced Wednesday, any assets Marquez has that are under USA jurisdiction are frozen and "U.S. persons are generally prohibited from engaging in transactions" with him.

Sports Falcons' Devonta Freeman becomes NFL's highest-paid RB
Author: 0 Falcons' Devonta Freeman becomes NFL's highest-paid RB

If Pittsburgh Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell signs his franchise tag, he'll pass Freeman on the one-year deal. The extension includes $17.3 million fully guaranteed and $22 million in guarantees, a source informed of the situation told NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport .

Sports Charles Barkley can't have it both ways with Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant
Author: 0 Charles Barkley can't have it both ways with Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant

Former Cleveland Cavaliers general manager David Griffin said Monday that Kyrie Irving showed courage by asking for a trade. According to Bleacher Report , the Cavs want to ensure they get someone like Kyrie in return, although they hope that could just work things out with Irving and retain him the camp.

Sports Tiger Woods pleads not guilty to impaired driving
Author: 0 Tiger Woods pleads not guilty to impaired driving

He would have to plead guilty to reckless driving and receive a year's probation and other conditions. Woods was arrested on May 29 after police officers found him unconscious at the wheel of his vehicle, with visible damage to the driver's side of his Mercedes-Benz.

Sports Oh, for cute: Baseball players have nicknames
Author: 0 Oh, for cute: Baseball players have nicknames

Players can wear uniquely colored and designed hats spikes, batting gloves, wristbands, compression sleeves, catcher's masks and bats. This initiative will be extended to all 30 Major League Baseball teams, even including the New York Yankees , who will have nameplates on the back of their jerseys for the first time in team history.

Sports Floyd Mayweather gives Conor McGregor a fighting chance
Author: 0 Floyd Mayweather gives Conor McGregor a fighting chance

I've been off a couple of years, and I'm in my 40s. FLOYD MAYWEATHER is seemingly still reeling from comments Conor McGregor made last month. Both fighters will face a 154-pound weight limit the night before the bout. "It's obvious I'm slipping a little bit to even let a fighter like Andre Berto go the distance with me. I'm not what I used to be", he told Smith. McGregor is known for his aggression as an MMA fighter - he once knocked out Jose Aldo in 13 seconds - and Mayweather ...

Sports Zidane's Real Madrid reign supreme in Europe — UEFA Super Cup
Author: 0 Zidane's Real Madrid reign supreme in Europe — UEFA Super Cup

With the loss, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho , who coached Real Madrid from 2010 to 2013, remained winless against his former club. Manchester United were defeated by Real Madrid in the UEFA Super Cup , 2-1, as the Red Devils missed out on their first opportunity to win silverware this season.