Fantasy Football Tips: Strikers For Round 26 Of The Irish Times Fantasy Premier League

Friday, February 8th, 2013 at 10:29 am by Phil Mc Grath

Round 26 Of The Irish Times Fantasy Premier League throws up the prospect of a double fixture week for both Liverpool and Swansea. Fantasy managers will have some decisions to make when it comes to exactly how much exposure they want to have heading into the double while having to bare in mind that neither side have a fixture in Round 27.

As far as strikers are concerned there are a number of prospects that go into this weekend’s fantasy action on fine form and squad selections up front you feel will be key this weekend if managers are to make a charge up the leader board come the close of round 26.

With that in mind our coaches have done their due diligence on the weekend’s players and fixtures and come up with their usual recommendations for the impending fixture week.

Christian Benteke (Aston Villa) £5.5 million Fixture: West Ham (Home)

Over the last eight Premier league games Aston Villa have only collected three Premier league points, however Benteke has scored five goals and picked up over 43 fantasy Premier league points.



Daniel Sturridge (Liverpool) £6.4 million Fixtures: West Brom & Swansea (Home)

The young English striker has scored three goals and picked up an assist for Liverpool in his first four games. This is a great return for fantasy Premier league managers as he is picked up attacking points at every game he has played so far.



Sergio Aguero (Manchester City) £7.8 million Fixture: Southampton (Away)

The Argentinian striker was also on hand to grab a goal for his national side midweek as Argentina beat Sweden in Gothenburg meaning he is starting to find they type of goalscoring form that we saw from him during City’s run to the title last season.



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