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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Leighton Baines's name.
November 25, 2015
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 14
After exploding in Arsenal's midweek Champions League match against Dinamo Zagreb, Alexis Sanchez takes the top spot in the weekly Premier League rankings.
October 30, 2015
FPL Best XI: Gameweek XI
Kevin De Bruyne has six goals and five assists in all competitions for Man City since joining from Wolfsburg, and a matchup this weekend against Norwich City gives him the Best XI captain's armband.
September 11, 2015
FPL Best XI: Gameweek 5
Arsenal have been a bit muted at the Emirates Stadium of late, but RotoWire's Nick Pitner thinks a home match against Stoke City is just the recipe for the Gunners to break out.
September 8, 2015
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Top Defenders (Updated)
With the summer transfer window finally closed, RotoWire's Premier League contributors updated their rankings to include players that may have moved since the season started, or adjusted those that have looked good (or bad) early on.
August 21, 2015
FPL Best XI: Gameweek 3
Eden Hazard has been quiet through two matches this season, but a game against West Brom could be exactly what he needs to break out.
August 19, 2015
Mondogoal Fantasy Soccer: Early Season Values
RotoWire's Nick Pitner reviews some players who have outperformed their salaries on MondoGoal so far this season, and whether they can continue their solid run of form.
August 12, 2015
Mondogoal Fantasy Soccer: Gameweek 2 Best XI
RotoWire's Nick Pitner chooses his Best XI for this week based on MondoGoal's salaries, with Manchester United's Wayne Rooney looking to be one of the best values at any position.
August 7, 2015
FPL Best XI: Gameweek 1
RotoWire's Nick Pitner is back for another season of the Best XI, but he's bringing an expanded team to help fantasy players even more with their lineup decisions.
August 6, 2015
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 1
Arguably the best player in Fantasy Premier League, Eden Hazard was the only unanimous top pick in the Gameweek 1 positional rankings.
August 5, 2015
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: EPL Saturday Value Plays
The Premier League is back, and RotoWire's Alex Spalding breaks down the best plays, including a number of values, for DraftKings contests this Saturday.
August 4, 2015
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: RotoWire Top 50
Sergio Aguero was the unanimous choice among RotoWire's soccer contributors for the top forward in Fantasy Premier League, and he also grabs the No. 1 spot in the overall rankings.
August 2, 2015
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Top Defenders
Branislav Ivanovic was the leading defensive scorer in Fantasy Premier League last season, and he takes the top spot again this year in the preseason rankings.
June 29, 2015
2015/16 Season Preview: Experts Mock Draft
Andrew Laird and Mike Gottlieb discuss the top steals and reaches in a recent experts mock draft on Togga.
May 26, 2015
Setting the Table: Analyzing EPL Dream Teams
RotoWire's Andrew Laird reviews the weekly Dream Teams for the official fantasy game of the Premier League.
Ball Watching: Bang for your Buck
While some higher-priced options played like the elite players we thought they'd be, a number of lower-priced options paid off big time in season-long fantasy Premier League this season.
May 22, 2015
FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 38
A home match in the season finale against Burnley gets Christian Benteke the Best XI captain's armband this weekend.
May 21, 2015
Premier League Projections: Gameweek 38
The final weekend of the Premier League can lead to unusual results, but Sergio Aguero still leads the goal-expectancy chart.
May 15, 2015
Despite their last league win coming in February, RotoWire's Alex Spalding thinks Newcastle could break the streak this week, and Papiss Cisse will play a major role.
May 14, 2015
Premier League Projections: Gameweek 37
A double gameweek for Arsenal puts Alexis Sanchez on the top of the goal expectancy list.
May 8, 2015
FPL Best XI: Top Picks for Gameweek 36
The league's top goal-scorer faces the league's worst defensive team this weekend, earning him the Best XI captain's armband.
May 7, 2015
Premier League Projections: Gameweek 36
Manchester City's Sergio Aguero leads the goal-expectancy charts this week.
May 6, 2015
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 36
A home match against relegation-fighting Queens Park Rangers puts Sergio Aguero atop the forwards rankings this week.
May 1, 2015
Fully fit following an ankle injury, RotoWire's Alex Spalding thinks Manchester United's Robin van Persie is a forward to own on DraftKings this Saturday.
April 29, 2015
Premier League Projections: Gameweek 35
Sergio Aguero leads the goal expectancy projections this week for his road matchup at White Hart Lane on Sunday.
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 35
Fresh off being named the PFA Player of the Year, Eden Hazard once again tops the midfielder rankings.
April 27, 2015
Ball Watching: Relegation Hero Again?
Connor Wickham helped Sunderland avoid the drop last season, and he may be doing it again this year.
April 24, 2015
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: MLS Saturday Value Picks
RotoWire's JD Bazzo breaks down his top value plays on DraftKings this Saturday to help fantasy players afford higher-priced options like Kei Kamara.
April 23, 2015
Premier League Projections: Gameweek 34
A double gameweek moves Eden Hazard high up the goal expectancy projections.
April 22, 2015
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 34
A double gameweek keeps Eden Hazard on the top of the midfielder rankings.
April 20, 2015
Ball Watching: Remember Me?
Don't look now, but Leighton Baines is vaulting himself back into the top fantasy defender discussion.