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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Frank Lampard's name.
October 24, 2015
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: MLS Decision Day Strategies
Obafemi Martins could be the key to a GPP-winning lineup this weekend, and RotoWire's JD Bazzo has a number of solid value plays to help afford the Sounders striker.
October 23, 2015
Fantasy MLS Rankings: Decision Day
Sebastian Giovinco heads into the final day of the Major League Soccer regular season needing just one goal to win the Golden Boot.
October 16, 2015
Fantasy MLS Rankings: Week 35
Toronto clinched their playoff spot Wednesday thanks to another miraculous goal from Sebastian Giovinco, and RotoWire's MLS experts think he could come up big again Saturday against Columbus.
October 1, 2015
Fantasy MLS Rankings: Week 32
Orlando City continues to fight for a playoff spot, and if they're going to reach it, Kaka is going to play a big role.
September 25, 2015
Fantasy MLS Rankings: Week 31
Sebastian Giovinco is one of five unanimous top picks in the rankings for this weekend's full slate of MLS matches.
September 18, 2015
Fantasy MLS Rankings: Week 30
A home match against Colorado puts Sebastian Giovinco as the No. 1 composite forward this week, but one player kept him from being a unanimous top pick.
September 16, 2015
Fantasy MLS Rankings: Week 30 - Wednesday Slate
While Wednesday's three-game slate doesn't have all the stars from Major League Soccer, Sebastian Giovinco could do some damage against NYC FC at Yankee Stadium
September 12, 2015
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Saturday MLS Strategies
RotoWire's JD Bazzo loves the upside of the Galaxy's Robbie Keane, especially against an Impact side that is missing their best defensive player.
September 11, 2015
Fantasy MLS Rankings: Week 29
Montreal has allowed some pretty big fantasy points to upper-tier forwards this season, and Robbie Keane is next on the list to face the Impact.
August 27, 2015
Fit or Miss: Week 27
The Sounders could desperately use Clint Dempsey back in the lineup to pair with Obafemi Martins, but he remains questionable because of a hamstring injury.
August 19, 2015
Fit or Miss: MLS Week 26
Mauro Diaz is questionable for Saturday's match at Vancouver because of a quad injury that held him out last weekend. D.J. Trainor breaks down the other injury news heading into the weekend.
August 18, 2015
Fantasy MLS Rankings: Week 26 - Wednesday Slate
Kei Kamara against New York City FC headlines the forwards rankings on a two-game MLS slate, but David Villa isn't far behind.
Fit or Miss: MLS Week 26 - Wednesday Slate
RotoWire's D.J. Trainor breaks down the latest injury news ahead of Major League Soccer's two-game Wednesday slate of games.
August 13, 2015
Fantasy MLS Rankings: Week 25
David Villa faces off against one of the tougher defenses in Major League Soccer, but he's still the top forward on the early slate.
Fit or Miss: Week 25
Obafemi Martins looks set to return for the Sounders this weekend, but he could be without strike partner Clint Dempsey.
August 6, 2015
Fantasy MLS Rankings: Week 24
Andrew Laird and JD Bazzo go head-to-head in this week's fantasy MLS rankings, though neither can go against putting Sebastian Giovinco on the top of the forwards list.
July 31, 2015
Fantasy MLS Rankings: Week 23
Only days after taking home the MLS All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Award, Kaka is the unanimous top pick for fantasy midfielders this weekend.
MLS Projections: Week 23
David Villa has six goals in his last four games and will next face off against a Montreal side he's burned for three goals and one assist in two previous meetings.
July 29, 2015
Fit or Miss: MLS Week 23
Sebastian Giovinco was unable to play in the MLS All-Star Game because of a heel injury, but he has a shot at getting back on the pitch for Toronto FC on Saturday.
July 26, 2015
FPL Barometer: Transfer Window Risers and Fallers
RotoWire's Tate McIntyre reviews some winners and losers from the transfer window, including Manchester United's Wayne Rooney, who will return to his central striker role this season.
July 24, 2015
MLS Projections: Week 22
David Villa is high up on the goal expectancy projection for Week 22, though there are a few players with better chances.
July 23, 2015
Fantasy MLS Rankings: Week 22
Sebastian Giovinco leads MLS in shots and shots on goal, is second in goals, third in assists and top of the rankings list this week.
July 22, 2015
Fit or Miss: MLS Week 22
The Sounders could be getting a number of players back from the Gold Cup this weekend, but Obafemi Martins remains sidelined with a groin injury.
July 17, 2015
Fantasy MLS Rankings: Week 21
He may not have been named to the MLS All-Star team yet, but Sebastian Giovinco tops the rankings this week after a breathtaking performance in Week 20.
July 16, 2015
Fit or Miss: MLS Week 21
Jozy Altidore has returned to Toronto FC after being dropped from the USMNT Gold Cup roster, but a number of key MLS players won't play this weekend.
July 9, 2015
Fit or Miss: MLS Week 20
A few big name players are out with injuries, while the Gold Cup has taken a few more top stars like Toronto's Jozy Altidore.
July 8, 2015
MLS Barometer: Enforcements Have Arrived
With six goals in his last six matches, David Villa has been dominant for New York City FC, and he should only get better with the arrivals of Frank Lampard and Andrea Pirlo.
July 2, 2015
Fit or Miss: MLS Week 19
A number of star players have already met up with their international teams for the Gold Cup, while a few others are sidelined with injuries.
June 25, 2015
Fit or Miss: MLS Week 18 Injury Report
Javier Morales picked up a red card Wednesday, which means he'll miss this weekend's match against Columbus.
June 18, 2015
Fit or Miss: MLS Week 16
Michael Bradley returns this weekend after playing for the U.S. Men's National Team, but a number of other MLS players are still on international duty. D.J. Trainor checks in on those and injuries throughout the league.