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# fantasy-football - Friday 9 May, 2014

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Dry your eyes Luis, we have a league to win Crying Game

Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Dry your eyes Luis, we have a league to win

TheScore.ie Machine would be relegated to Greg Dyke’s ‘Englishmen Only’ division if it wasn’t for the Uruguayan striker.

# fantasy-football - Friday 21 March, 2014

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Double your Liverpool and Man City pleasure Fantasyland

Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Double your Liverpool and Man City pleasure

If you are not hitting triple figures this game-week, you should take a long, hard look at yizzerselves.

# fantasy-football - Friday 21 February, 2014

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Mesut Ozil-type prima donnas need not apply Satire

Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Mesut Ozil-type prima donnas need not apply

As certain teams recover from their European hangovers, we get ready for another week of Premier League action.

# fantasy-football - Friday 7 February, 2014

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Out with the old, in with the Adebayor Column

Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Out with the old, in with the Adebayor

Another gameweek filled with regrets has left us reeling, but we’re counting on one man to relieve our woes.

# fantasy-football - Friday 17 January, 2014

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Get Seamus Coleman in your teams pronto Satire

Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Get Seamus Coleman in your teams pronto

Man United defender Rio Ferdinand, on the other hand, might be best to avoid.

# fantasy-football - Sunday 5 January, 2014

From The Score VIDEO: Eusebio’s brilliant appearance on Phoenix from the Flames Fantasy Football

VIDEO: Eusebio’s brilliant appearance on Phoenix from the Flames

The Portuguese legend was not afraid to send himself up for Skinner and Baddiel.

# fantasy-football - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Arsenal injuries and goal-shy Suarez ruin holidays Fantasy Football

Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Arsenal injuries and goal-shy Suarez ruin holidays

Who’s been eating the dodgy mince pies in London?

# fantasy-football - Friday 27 December, 2013

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Christmas pudding and wine do not a good fantasy player make Satire

Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Christmas pudding and wine do not a good fantasy player make

This week, Luis Suarez had the temerity to refrain from scoring.

# fantasy-football - Friday 13 December, 2013

From The Score Fantasy football? There’s (finally) an app for that Fantasyland

Fantasy football? There’s (finally) an app for that

At long last, the Premier League have released their app for the 2013/2014 season.

# fantasy-football - Friday 6 December, 2013

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Those without Suarez as captain need not apply Column

Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Those without Suarez as captain need not apply

Apologies in advance to Peter Whittingham and all his loyal followers

# fantasy-football - Friday 22 November, 2013

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Good riddance Soldado, hello Lukaku! Changes

Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Good riddance Soldado, hello Lukaku!

When our attack needed a real man’s man, there was only one player to call.

# fantasy-football - Friday 25 October, 2013

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: When bite was needed in attack, there was only one player to turn to… Danger Man

# fantasy-football - Friday 18 October, 2013

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Suffering from a bad case of Fantasy FOMO Fantasyland

Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Suffering from a bad case of Fantasy FOMO

We’ve had a long international break to think about our fantasy football failures — now we need your help.

# fantasy-football - Monday 14 October, 2013

From The Score Here’s what the Ireland team would be tomorrow night were it based on Fantasy Football points* Alternative Selection

# fantasy-football - Saturday 5 October, 2013

From The Score Green Thumb/Red Thumb: It’s the week in comments Wise Words

Green Thumb/Red Thumb: It’s the week in comments

The men upstairs want Robbie Keane to score against Germany and the Kilkenny hurling conspiracy lives on.

# fantasy-football - Friday 4 October, 2013

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Robbie Brady is not just Ireland’s loss — he’s ours too Fantasyland

Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Robbie Brady is not just Ireland’s loss — he’s ours too

Have you picked your fantasy football team yet? Here’s how we’re getting on.

# fantasy-football - Friday 27 September, 2013

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Rooney finding life’s balance at rock bottom Fantasyland

Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Rooney finding life’s balance at rock bottom

The new Manchester United boss obviously has a poor relationship with the England striker, yet he’s thriving.

# fantasy-football - Friday 20 September, 2013

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: When dreams and reality start to grate Fantasyland

Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: When dreams and reality start to grate

We all dream of a team of Jonjo Shelveys.

# fantasy-football - Friday 13 September, 2013

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Welcome to Wearside, Mesut Fantasyland

Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Welcome to Wearside, Mesut

No other player could send us searching for the umlaut quite like wee Uh-Zhil.

# fantasy-football - Saturday 31 August, 2013

From The Score The Wire: Constructing the best possible 16-round NFL fantasy draft Is This The Real Life?

The Wire: Constructing the best possible 16-round NFL fantasy draft

If you’ve got your draft this weekend, this might just be the last-minute advice you need.

# fantasy-football - Friday 30 August, 2013

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Must. Not. Use… Wildcard… Fantasyland

Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Must. Not. Use… Wildcard…

Resist the temptation, you can make up those eight points in 90 short minutes.

# fantasy-football - Monday 26 August, 2013

From The Score The Wire: Dos and Don’ts of fantasy football Draft Night Is This The Real Life?

The Wire: Dos and Don’ts of fantasy football Draft Night

Taking a look at the most important night of the year for fantasy players.

# fantasy-football - Friday 23 August, 2013

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Mistakes of week 1 can be ironed out in time Fantasyland

Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Mistakes of week 1 can be ironed out in time

It’s a thin line between fantasy and nightmare.

# fantasy-football - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

From The Score 27 of our favourite Fantasy Football team names Puns

27 of our favourite Fantasy Football team names

Also featuring ‘Game of throw ins,’ ‘The Zat Knight Rises’ and ‘Krul and The Gang’.

# fantasy-football - Friday 16 August, 2013

From The Score Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Budget schmudget, you’ve got to go with RVP Fantasyland

Diary of a Fantasy Gaffer: Budget schmudget, you’ve got to go with RVP

A new season, time to stop acting cool and get back to worrying how many minutes Gabriel Obertan is going to play.

# fantasy-football - Monday 12 August, 2013

From The Score 7 steps to a successful Fantasy Football team Winning

7 steps to a successful Fantasy Football team

Fed up with constantly finishing bottom of your league? Read our guide on all things FF-related.

# fantasy-football - Saturday 8 June, 2013

From The Score 16 players who would feature on a Leinster soccer team Fantasy Football

16 players who would feature on a Leinster soccer team

We pick the province’s best XI footballers and five substitutes to boot.

# fantasy-football - Friday 3 May, 2013

From The Score Fantasyland: If you don’t have him already, now’s probably a good time to put Bale in your team Opinion

# fantasy-football - Friday 12 April, 2013

From The Score Fantasyland: Get your double gameweek thinking hats on Conjecture

Fantasyland: Get your double gameweek thinking hats on

Think of this article as a reminder to update your team with plenty of United and Arsenal players.

# fantasy-football - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

From The Score This is what the Ireland team would look like if it was picked on Fantasy Football points COYBIG

# fantasy-football - Saturday 12 January, 2013

From The Score Hands up if you had Jonathan Walters in your Fantasy Football team today? Negative Equity

Hands up if you had Jonathan Walters in your Fantasy Football team today?

It was a BAD day at the office for the Ireland striker.

# fantasy-football - Friday 11 January, 2013

From The Score Fantasyland: Look no further than Ba Gameweek 22

Fantasyland: Look no further than Ba

All the attention might be on Sunday’s matches, but it’s Chelsea players you should be turning to this weekend.

# fantasy-football - Thursday 3 January, 2013

From The Score Luis Suarez gets 784 points in Fantasy Football after technical glitch Delirium

Luis Suarez gets 784 points in Fantasy Football after technical glitch

The error was later rectified and the Uruguayan was awarded a meagre but respectable total.

# fantasy-football - Monday 31 December, 2012

From The Score Fantasyland: Fitness is king in a hectic fixture list Thick And Fast

Fantasyland: Fitness is king in a hectic fixture list

It’s a delicate balance for managers, rotating a team so they don’t burn out. Here’s who we reckon is primed and ready.

# fantasy-football - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

From The Score Fantasyland: Festive cheer and home comfort in store for United Premier League

Fantasyland: Festive cheer and home comfort in store for United

Just because it’s Christmas Day doesn’t mean you can neglect your fantasy team. Get the cones and bibs out.

# fantasy-football - Friday 21 December, 2012

From The Score Fantasyland: Games come thick and fast as festive period begins Gameweek 18

Fantasyland: Games come thick and fast as festive period begins

With four fixtures in 11 days, getting your team right for Christmas is vital.

# fantasy-football - Monday 17 December, 2012

From The Score Off the record: 5 sporting stories you may have missed this weekend Going Viral This post contains videos

Off the record: 5 sporting stories you may have missed this weekend

Featuring Jessica Ennis snubbing Kate Middleton and the worst Fantasy Football score ever.

# fantasy-football - Friday 14 December, 2012

From The Score Fantasyland: Premier League unpredictability becoming predictable Ready To Go

Fantasyland: Premier League unpredictability becoming predictable

We assess the footballers to pick and avoid ahead of Gameweek 17.

# fantasy-football - Friday 30 November, 2012

From The Score Fantasyland: The games just keep on coming… Fantasy Football

Fantasyland: The games just keep on coming…

We’re feeling a little bit spoiled after all that midweek goodness.

# fantasy-football - Friday 2 November, 2012

From The Score Fantasyland: RvP v Arsenal? Expect goals, and plenty of them Fantasy Football

Fantasyland: RvP v Arsenal? Expect goals, and plenty of them

Caught your breath after the League Cup yet? Good. On we go…

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