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MLS Fantasy Review Round 19 (Part 1)

  Houston Dynamo 2 vs. San Jose Earthquakes 0 Highlights The two sides both saw their recent streaks come to an end as the Dynamo ended their losing streak and the Earthquakes losing for their first time in 6 home matches. The Earthquakes weren’t terribly outplayed managing 54% possession and as many shots as the Dynamo, however, the difference came …

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11th Hour Transfer Tips – Round 19

  We’re not far from the Round 19 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: Bosses’ Review Round 17: Part 1, Part 2 Round …

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MLS Fantasy Boss Round 19 Captain Poll

It’s finally time for the first captain poll of the year. Don’t forget, the transfer deadline is Friday the 10th at 11:00pm EST so be sure to get all of your trades in and captain set by then. There are several good captain options for this first round, have you decided on yours yet? Well now is your chance to find out …

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MLS Fantasy Review Round 18 (Part 2)

  FC Dallas 3 vs. New England Revolution 0 Highlights For the first part of the season we were praising the depth and offensive flair of the young Revolution attack, but all they’ve been doing of late is firing blanks. The trend continued with a 3-0 loss to FC Dallas that wasn’t as lopsided as the score entailed. FC Dallas only had …

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MLS Fantasy Insider Episode 21: Round 18 Review/ Round 19 Preview

Simon’s ongoing mic problems relegate him to the role of producer for the show again which leaves Reid and Guy to chat some before being joined by Jason (Jaewoo) later into the show. Things get a little off pace since we were not sure about availability of guests this week, but there is some great discussion near the end of …

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MLS Fantasy Round 18 Review (Part 1)

  Houston Dynamo 1 vs. Chicago Fire 1 Highlights This game marked the end to a losing streak for both sides, however, neither side were able to gain on their conference opponents, leaving both sides in sorry form. The offense came through unlikely suspects early for Dynamo midfielder Alex and Fire’s Nyarko, returning from injury. Nyarko’s speed proved effective enough to steal a …

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Predictions and Power Rankings for Round 19

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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MLSFB Form Difficulty Charts – Round 19

2015 Home & Away Rotations Weeks 1-18

Here is the Form chart for Round 19 of the 2015 MLS Fantasy season and form breakdown for Home and Away games from 2014 plus the first games of 2015. 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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Game Week 19 Punts

Last Weeks Recap -GK-Clark=7 pts -DEF-Zavaleta=2 pts -MID-Diaz=14 pts -FWD-Grella=2 pts -GW 19 Punts- -GK-Kennedy-FCD-4.9Mil @ 2.5% Ownership Playing a Kaka-less OCSC….what attacking power do they have? Seems like a great CS option for me. -DEF-Oyongo-MTL-6.1Mil @ 0.5% Ownership There are other options in MTL defense(Toia @ 4.8 with 11.8% Ownership), but if your looking for a differential, this could …

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11th Hour Transfer Tips – Round 18

  We’re just a few hours away from the Round 18 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: Bosses’ Review Round 17: Part 1, …

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MLS Fantasy Boss Round 18 Captain Poll

It’s finally time for the first captain poll of the year. Don’t forget, the transfer deadline is Friday the 4th at 9:00pm EST so be sure to get all of your trades in and captain set by then. There are several good captain options for this first round, have you decided on yours yet? Well now is your chance to find out …

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MLS Fantasy Round 17 Review (Part 3)

  Real Salt Lake 2 vs. Columbus Crew 2 Highlights RSL came into this game missing playmaker Javier Morales, while the Crew fielded a strong lineup after a midweek victory. This game saw assist man Finlay get on the score sheet and a back and forth between the two sides that resulted in a very lively game. RSL will feel hard done …

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MLS Fantasy Round 17 Review (Part 2)

  Houston Dynamo 0 vs. FC Dallas 2 Highlights The rain delay didn’t slow either attack as the Dynamo put up 7 shots in the first half and FC Dallas was putting on the pressure. It was the FC Dallas attack that put on the most pressure through the quick feet of Fabian Castillo. Despite the match being relatively even, Fabian …

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MLS Fantasy Round 17 Review (Part 1)

  Philadelphia Union 1 vs. Seattle Sounders 0 Highlights CJ Sapong continued his fine run of form as the Sounders continued to feel the effects of the missing 3 DPs. The Sounders defense still looked strong and the offense even seemed to enjoy some good run of play, but the offensive firepower was just lacking. As for the Union, you have to …

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MLS Fantasy Insider Episode 20: Round 17 Review/ Round 18 Preview

Reid, Simon, and Jason, and Guy celebrate the recent USWNT victory over Germany while answering some questions for Round 18. Enjoy We got to cover a lot of questions in this episode so I hope everyone finds it helpful going into the International call ups time. If you have any suggestions, feel free to leave any feedback in the accompanying post …

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