Tag Archives: Fantasy Soccer

Predictions and Power Rankings for 2016 Round 2

The following predictions are based on the ELO ranking system. This system was first used in Chess to calculate the skill level of players and predict the most likely winner. Since soccer can end in a draw, I’m using a modified version of this formula that tries to predict the chance that a team will come away from a match …

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Fresh Faces Round 1

In a record breaking 36 goal opening weekend, many players achieved those shining moments often only realized in their dreams. While it is not surprising that names like Wondo and Higuain contributed to this number, you might be taken aback by a few that did. Luckily, I’m here to shed some light on these potential game changers, and hopefully this …

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Stats Summary – Week 1, Goals Scored and BCC

Week 1 is in the books. A lot of people are already kneejerking: Should I drop Villa? Is Steres a long-term starter?  The answer is no to both. Breathe, one week is not enough sample size to already declare a player a boom or a bust for anything more than that week. Don’t rush out and make your transfers. Sleep …

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Boss’ Breakdown – 2016 Round 1

Welcome back! Round 1 is in the books and although the new point categories are lighting up our FMLS scoreboards, the old standbys aren’t about to go away with an opening day record of 36 goals scored! Red cards, last-minute injuries, and misjudged starting XI’s made for extra drama but in case you missed anything, here’s a recap of Round …

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MLSFI S2 Ep6: Round 1 Review & Preview of Round 2

Join Reid, Simon, Guy, and special guest Michael Denton (MikeDatTiger) to talk about their reactions for the first Round of the 2016 MLS Fantasy season, their picks for Round 2, and hear an update about the r/FantasyMLS league and the new MLSFI Hosts H2H league! Enjoy Links to items discussed US Soccer Olympic Qualifying Information MLSFI Ep 6 Quick Picks Graphic MLS …

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Game Week 2 Punts

To all of the newcomers in FMLS, WELCOME!!! This article is for the people who like to walk on the wild side and take a weekly differential pick into their line up. A punt constitutes a player who is <5% owned, has a favorable schedule/fixtures, and is either inexpensive or in form. With GW1 behind us, and GW2 approaching, now …

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Playtime Analysis – 2016 Round 1

Badji $5.0 COL: Badji was a surprise inclusion in the starting XI for Colorado, but the youngster played well over the 90 minutes. It appears that Colorado is committed to developing this young talent. Embed from Getty Images DeLeon $6.5 DC: DeLeon kept hopes alive for DC fans throughout the middle of the 4-1 loss to LA. A sure starter …

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MLSFB 2016 Form Difficulty Charts – Round 2

Here is the Form chart for Round 2 of the 2016 MLS Fantasy season and form breakdown for Home and Away games from 2015 plus the first games of 2016. If you’re not familiar with these charts, I’ll explain below. One early warning, since these charts are based on team form, the accuracy may be off some until more games have been …

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MLS Fantasy Boss 2016 Round 1 Team

You’ve read all the advice from the MLS Experts, you’ve chatted with other managers here at MLS Fantasy Boss, and you lurked around /r/FantasyMLS to get a heads up on all new developments. Now it’s time to sit back and relax and enjoy! I was not great at posting my team last season, so I’ll try to do better this …

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11th Hour Transfer Tips – 2016 Round 1

  We’re not far from the 2016 Round 1 kickoff. So if you still need to adjust your roster, now is the time to do it. To help with this, I have assembled a collection of tips from around the web that I hope people will find useful. MLS Fantasy Boss Posts: Round 1 Form Difficulty Charts Round 1 Punts …

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