In this Whiff, we turn our attention to Gameweek 16 reviews, player and match analyses, the fixtures, Guardiola, and the weekly whiffs.
My review covered the Gameweek 16 action while Chris Glover’s dousing the fire, fanning the flames is a brilliant analysis of the high-scorers of the Gameweek. Shots on Target excellent top ranked players table is always informative.
Fantasy Football Scout reviews the participants of the African Cup of Nations.
Fantasy Football cheat reviews the fixtures for Gameweek 17, recommending Liverpool, Manchester City, and Tottenham.
Fantasy Football Scout reviews the Manchester United dilemma of Van Persie vs Rooney, concluding that they are neck and neck with Rooney being cheaper and Van Persie more reliable.
John Brewin feels that Arsenal´s win over West Brom masks Arsenal’s bigger problems.
A relevant article as Martin Samuel asks “what next?”, following Mark Hughes’s failure at QPR.
Wigan is facing a minor injury crisis, according to Soccernet, and will be missing Caldwell, Alcaraz, and likely Ramis for the game at Carrow Road.
An older article on whether Pep Guardiola is England bound? Kevin Palmer thinks he is and asks whether he will be able to manage in an environment so different from Barcelona.
- …whiff of genius: Matt. Le. Tissier.
- …funny whiff: The best football player’s name currently out there: Nortei Nortey.
- …heartwarming whiff: An oldie but goodie, as Rod Stewart weeps tears of joy after Celtic beat Barcelona.
- …pathetic whiff : Bonucci’s impressively bad dive.