LAST CALL!!! We’re less than 24 hours away from Fantasy Premier League kickoff for Gameweek 31, which means it’s time to check the news, make any last minute transfers, and lock in those lineups! Be sure to read this before closing out your week – we’ve got the latest headlines, make our Daily Fantasy picks, and more below!
Fantasy Impact: Last-minute EPL Headlines
• Eden Hazard will miss 3-4 weeks for Chelsea due to injury, while Diego Costa is suspended for 3 matches and also dealing with a hip injury.
• Vincent Kompany could be out for a month according to Manuel Pellegrini, although other reports are coming out indicating it may be closer to two months. Nicolas Otamendi is also questionable as well and will be a game-time decision.
• Odion Ighalo will be a game-time decision ahead of this weekend's match against Stoke. For the Potters, Ryan Shawcross and Xherdan Shaqiri will miss out.
• Connor Wickham is still out for Crystal Palace, and could miss another two weeks depending on his recovery.
Daily Fantasy Picks - Premier League, Gameweek 31
Saturday, March 19th Matches
• Romelu Lukaku
• Gylfi Sigurdsson
• Bertrand Traore
• Troy Deeney
Who to Avoid
• David Ospina
Sunday, March 20th Matches
• Harry Kane
• Roberto Firmino
• Aleksandar Mitrovic
• Graziano Pelle
Who to Avoid
• David de Gea
• Charlie Daniels
Gameweek 31 Schedule
Saturday, March 19th
Everton vs Arsenal, 12:45 GMT+1 (8:45am EST)
Chelsea vs West Ham, 15:00 GMT+1 (11:00am EST)
Crystal Palace vs Leicester, 15:00 GMT+1 (11:00am EST)
Watford vs Stoke, 15:00 GMT+1 (11:00am EST)
West Brom vs Norwich, 15:00 GMT+1 (11:00am EST)
Swansea vs Aston Villa, 17:30 GMT+1 (1:30pm EST)
Sunday, March 20th
Newcastle vs Sunderland, 13:30 GMT+1 (9:30am EST)
Southampton vs Liverpool, 13:30 GMT+1 (9:30am EST)
Manchester City vs Manchester United, 16:00 GMT+1 (12:00pm EST)
Tottenham Hotspur vs Bournemouth, 16:00 GMT+1 (12:00pm EST)
Be sure to read our other weekly posts before finalizing your Gameweek 31 roster!
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• Goalkeeper Power Rankings: Gameweek 31
• Defender Power Rankings: Gameweek 31
• Midfielder Power Rankings: Gameweek 31
• Forward Power Rankings: Gameweek 31
• Captain's Quarters: Hass' Gameweek 31 Picks & Punts
• Last Call! Gameweek 31 Edition