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Fantasy AnalysisNani joined Sporting on loan when Marco Rojo came to Old Trafford, but Nani still has three years remaining on his current contract with Unit. The midfielder also said that it was his choice that he return to Portugal, and he is using the experience to gain experience and prove his worth.
Fantasy AnalysisWest Brom is working to sign the midfielder in the current transfer window, and have submitted two bids already. Manager Tony Pulis confirmed that talks were continuing.
Fantasy AnalysisMaloney's contract with Wigan was due to expire this summer, and moved for an undisclosed transfer fee. He has made 37 appearances for Scotland, and played for Wigan since August of 2011.
Fantasy AnalysisAllen has been off the pitch since Dec. 14 with a knee injury. However, after Saturday's successful outing it appears that he'll be available moving forward.
Fantasy AnalysisJohnson had been dealing with a groin injury since Dec. 14 but appears to be in full health moving forward. He's also expected to be available against West Ham on Saturday.
Fantasy AnalysisManager Luis Enrique indicated after the game that Suarez is not dealing with any kind of injury, and that the lopsided matchup simply allowed him to rest. Lionel Messi led the way with two goals and an assist, while Neymar had a brace himself.
Fantasy AnalysisXavi's starts have been inconsistent this season, and while he has gotten two assists in his last three La Liga matches, there are still plenty of better fantasy options out there.
Fantasy AnalysisThe goal was Pique's third this season, while the clean sheet was his fourth in his last five starts. Pique started next to Marc Bartra, with Javier Masherano moving up to midfield, and it appears the former has finally solidified his spot in the starting XI once again.
Fantasy AnalysisBalotelli will be examined throughout the week to determine his availability for Saturday's match against West Ham. Assuming he does in fact play, he'll likely come off the bench as a reserve player, as he's done all season.
Fantasy AnalysisThe Spanish club made the announcement on Twitter after holding him out of Saturday's match against Levante. In return, Joel Campbell is being sent on loan to the Liga side. Paulista will provide some much-needed depth for the Gunners, who have struggled to find consistent replacements for Per Mertesacker and Laurent Koscielny.