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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Leighton Baines's name.
May 4, 2016
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 37
The penultimate gameweek of the Premier League has eight sides playing twice, giving fantasy managers a big opportunity to gain some late-season points.
April 27, 2016
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 36
Arsenal may be eliminated from the title race, but a home match against Norwich easily puts Petr Cech on top of the goalkeeper rankings this week.
April 12, 2016
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 34
Matches against Crystal Palace and West Brom in the upcoming gameweek puts Alexis Sanchez near the top of the midfielder rankings.
April 7, 2016
FPL Barometer: De Bruyne is Back
Kevin De Bruyne missed a number of months due to injury, but he's returned with a bang and fantasy owners should jump at adding him back.
April 6, 2016
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 33
Romelu Lukaku takes the top spot in the Gameweek 33 rankings thanks to his double gameweek, but Sergio Aguero is tops for the weekend.
March 3, 2016
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Saturday EPL Targets
After getting a slight rest during the midweek match against Arsenal, Gylfi Sigurdsson could break out this weekend against a weak Norwich side.
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 29
A home match against Aston Villa is exactly what Manchester City could use after their recent slide, and the matchup makes Sergio Aguero a top play this weekend.
February 29, 2016
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Tuesday EPL Targets
Yannick Bolasie contributes across a number of categories, which gives him a solid fantasy floor, and Tuesday he faces a Sunderland side he scored a hat trick against last season.
February 11, 2016
RotoWire's Alex Spalding likes Romelu Lukaku this weekend against West Brom, but there's another striker in blue who could have an even bigger impact in his game.
February 10, 2016
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 26
Despite a matchup against league-leaders Leicester City, Mesut Ozil garnered a first-place vote among midfielders, but was it enough to give him the top spot in the composite ranking?
February 5, 2016
While Harry Kane and Dele Alli have been getting plenty of attention during Spurs' solid run, RotoWire's Alex Spalding reminds everyone not to forget about Christian Eriksen.
February 4, 2016
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 25
With six goals in his last four starts in all competitions, Sergio Aguero is a unanimous choice as the top striker this weekend.
February 1, 2016
DFS Soccer 101: Midweek GPP Targets
Hesh Hambazaza explains how to find potential GPP breakout players and focuses on three who could have big impacts this week.
January 31, 2016
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 24
Man City's attack may be a bit lighter without Kevin De Bruyne, but Sergio Aguero will still lead the charge this week against Sunderland's struggling defense.
January 21, 2016
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 23
After bagging a brace last weekend, Sergio Aguero finds himself at the top of the forward rankings this weekend. However, he's joined at the summit by the co-leader in goals scored this season.
January 16, 2016
Kevin De Bruyne sent in 20 crosses during Man City's midweek match, and he may be one of the few players in the Premier League who is matchup proof on DraftKings.
January 14, 2016
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 22
A home match against the porous Sunderland defense vaults Tottenham's Harry Kane to the top of the forwards rankings this week.
January 13, 2016
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Wednesday Targets
Gylfi Sigurdsson appears to be turning it around after struggling to start the season, and a home match against Sunderland could allow for a breakout performance.
January 10, 2016
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 21
Playing against an Everton defense that has struggled this season and will be without Seamus Coleman, Sergio Aguero takes the top spot in one of the positional rankings this week.
December 31, 2015
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 20
Despite failing to score in three consecutive Premier League games, a home match against Bournemouth moves Jamie Vardy to the top of the forwards rankings.
December 30, 2015
DFS Soccer 101: Getting Back on Track
Jamie Vardy's electric season has slowed down a bit recently, but the Premier League co-leader in goals could get back on track soon, according to Hesh Hambazaza.
December 27, 2015
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Monday EPL Targets
Arsenal are trying to bounce back from a surprising 4-0 loss to Southampton on Boxing Day, and they'll look to Olivier Giroud, who has six goals in his last five games in all competitions.
FPL Best XI: Gameweek 19
Looking to bounce back from a surprising 4-0 loss to Southampton on Boxing Day, Arsenal's Petr Cech will try again for the Premier League clean sheet record Monday against Bournemouth.
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 19
After losing 4-0 to Southampton on Boxing Day, Arsenal will try to bounce back at home against Bournemouth, which moves Olivier Giroud to the top of the positional rankings.
December 24, 2015
FPL Best XI: Gameweek 18
Romelu Lukaku has found the back of the net in seven consecutive league matches, and he takes the Best XI captain's armband heading into Saturday's match against a struggling Newcastle side.
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Boxing Day Value Plays
While he continues to be plagued by numerous injuries, Sergio Aguero heads into Saturday's fixtures out to prove that he's still the best goal scorer in the Premier League.
December 23, 2015
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 18 - Boxing Day
A home match against Sunderland and the potential return of captain Vincent Kompany helps Aleksandar Kolarov top the defender rankings for Boxing Day.
December 17, 2015
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Saturday EPL Value Plays
Memphis Depay seems to finally be back in manager Louis van Gaal's good graces, and he represents solid upside for a player with a decent fantasy floor.
December 16, 2015
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 17
The top two goal scorers in the Premier League will face off against each other this weekend when Everton hosts Leicester City, and Romelu Lukaku will make his case for being the top striker this season.
December 9, 2015
Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 16
Arsenal is facing yet another injury crisis, but a fit Mesut Ozil continues to pull the strings and heads into this weekend's match against Aston Villa with a league-leading 12 assists.