For the first time in a while we’ve seriously thought about not captaining Luis Suarez for our own team with Arsenal’s formidable defence rolling up to Anfield this gameweek. The Gunners have only conceded more than 1 goal away from home twice this season, losing 6-3 at City and the 2-2 draw with
If we had Robin Van Persie in our team this week we’d certainly captain him. Fulham have been truly atrocious at both ends of the pitch this season and whatever small improvements Meulensteen has made at the club it’s not exactly translated to keeping the opposition off the score sheet. We’ve talked a bit recently about the value of Van Persie, and how we don’t think he’s a viable signing for your team, especially with United’s next three fixtures being away at Arsenal and Palace and then no fixture at all in GW28. However, if there was ever a fixture you’d want the Dutchman this would be it.
Eden Hazard has to be considered an option this week too after his dazzling display at City on Monday and an off-form