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April 16, 2018
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Tuesday Interleague Cheat Sheet
There are a three big goal scorers on Tuesday's four-game interleague slate, which could allow fantasy players to fade Lionel Messi away to Celta Vigo.
March 30, 2018
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Saturday Interleague Cheat Sheet
Lionel Messi headlines Saturday's four-game interleague slate, but a tough matchup at Sevilla doesn't make him as easy to play as usual.
March 9, 2018
Lionel Messi is unavailable for Saturday's match against Malaga, which means fantasy players won't necessarily have their guaranteed goal.
February 24, 2018
Barcelona and Inter Milan are heavy favorites on Saturday's three-game slate, which means plenty of fantasy players will be debating whether to pay up for Lionel Messi.
February 7, 2018
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Thursday Interleague Cheat Sheet
Many fantasy players will be drawn to Lionel Messi against Valencia on Thursday, but Barcelona aren't the biggest favorites on the two-game slate.
January 16, 2018
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Wednesday Interleague Cheat Sheet
There are three big favorites on Wednesday's three-game slate, but Paris Saint-Germain look likely to score the most goals, which immediately puts Neymar on the radar.
December 3, 2017
Fantasy Champions League: Tuesday Cheat Sheet
Roma will book their place in the knockout rounds with a win against Qarabag on Tuesday, and they'll rely on Edin Dzeko to put them ahead.
November 19, 2017
Fantasy Champions League: Wednesday Cheat Sheet
No one has scored more Champions League goals this season than Paris Saint-Germain, and they'll look to add to their total against Celtic, who have allowed more goals than all but three teams.
November 8, 2017
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Friday-Saturday WCQ (EU) Cheat Sheet
UEFA's World Cup qualifying is coming to an end, but eight teams still have a chance to book a spot for a trip to Russia next summer.
October 17, 2017
The heavy hitters are out for Wednesday's seven-game Champions League slate, with Paulo Dybala looking to break a three-match goalless drought.
October 8, 2017
World Cup Qualifiers (EU): Monday Cheat Sheet
A few teams on Monday's five-game slate have already qualified for the 2018 World Cup, which means we could see some serious squad rotation.
September 26, 2017
Juventus are strong favorites at home against Olympiacos on Wednesday, which means plenty of fantasy managers could be turning to Gonzalo Higuain.
September 11, 2017
Manchester United are big favorites against FC Basel on Tuesday's eight-game Champions League slate, and the oddsmakers are expecting Romelu Lukaku to find the back of the net.
October 31, 2016
Despite failing to score in his last four games, RotoWire's Schuyler Redpath explains why Antoine Griezmann could have an explosive game Tuesday.
October 18, 2016
Edinson Cavani has put the PSG attack on his shoulders after the departure of Zlatan Ibrahimovic this summer, and Alex Spalding says the PSG striker has an ideal fantasy matchup Wednesday against FC Basel.
October 4, 2016
UEFA World Cup Qualifiers: Thursday Cheat Sheet
With Croatia heavily favored playing in Kosovo, RotoWire's Chris Henne is turning his attention to Ivans Perisic and Rakitic.
September 27, 2016
There are a ton of upper-tier attacking options available on Wednesday's Champions League slate, but Alex Spalding explains why Man City's Sergio Aguero is worth serious fantasy consideration.
September 20, 2016
Fantasy La Liga: Wednesday Cheat Sheet
With Barcelona matched up against the defensively strong Atletico Madrid, fantasy players looking for explosive scores can easily turn to Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid.
September 12, 2016
The Champions League group stage begins Tuesday, with Manchester City's Raheem Sterling looking like a solid upside play at a much cheaper price than the elite options.
September 4, 2016
World Cup Qualifiers: Monday Cheat Sheet
World Cup qualifying continues Monday, with Gigi Buffon looking to help Italy post a clean sheet on the road in Israel.
August 27, 2016
Fantasy La Liga: Sunday Cheat Sheet
With Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez on the slate, finding the right value plays becomes especially important.
June 23, 2016
Euro 2016: Saturday Cheat Sheet
The knockout rounds begin Saturday, with Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Robert Lewandowski highlighting the upper-tier options.
June 20, 2016
Euro 2016: Tuesday Cheat Sheet
Groups C and D finish up Tuesday, with Germany and Spain well positioned to take the top spots, but some potential squad rotation could open up fantasy rosters.
June 16, 2016
Euro 2016: Friday Cheat Sheet
Zlatan Ibrahimovic is back in action Friday, but is he worth taking against the very strong Italy defense?
June 11, 2016
Euro 2016: Sunday Cheat Sheet
Sunday's three-game slate has a number of high-profile players, including Bayern Munich teammates Robert Lewandowski and Thomas Muller.
March 13, 2016
Setting the Table: Champions League Cheat Sheet
Barcelona head into the second leg of their Champions League tie with Arsenal up 2-0, giving the Gunners little reason to think they'll be advancing to the next round.
February 22, 2016
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Champions League Targets
While Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi have been scoring loads of goals lately, RotoWire's Alex Spalding reminds everyone to not sleep on Neymar for this week's Champions League action.
February 20, 2016
RotoWire Senior Soccer Editor Andrew Laird breaks down the four upcoming Champions League matches, which include the league-leaders in Spain, Germany and Italy.
May 11, 2015
DraftKings Fantasy Soccer: Champions League Semifinal
If Bayern Munich are going to overcome the big deficit to Barcelona, Robert Lewandowski will likely play a major role.
May 4, 2015
Luis Suarez is red hot of late and RotoWire's Alex Spalding thinks he's well underpriced in DraftKings' contests this week.
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