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ESPN – Premier League fantasy team of the season so far

ESPN FC's Dan Thomas outlines the squad re-selection process and cautions player selection during the Asian Cup and Africa Cup of Nations tournaments. A new term of our Premier Fantasy game is upon us — remember you have until kickoff on Saturday in the early Sunderland vs. Liverpool game to reselect your squad. We've put together a Q&A on what this all means, and why you must pick a new 15-man squad for the second half of the season. And don't forget you can discuss all things fantasy with your fellow managers over on our forum. To help new managers get a hint of who they might like to sign, we've put together our fantasy team of the first segment…

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ESPN – Q&A: Time to reselect your Premier League fantasy squad

ESPN FC's Dan Thomas outlines the squad re-selection process and cautions player selection during the Asian Cup and Africa Cup of Nations tournaments. We've reached a crucial stage in the fantasy season, when Segment 2 of our game begins. Managers have five days to reselect their squads before the Premier League resumes after its break for the FA Cup when Sunderland entertain Liverpool in the early match on Jan. 10. Free to play: ESPN FC Premier League fantasy – Q&A: Why you need to reselect your fantasy squad – Sign up for our new game and challenge your friends – How to play the game — fantasy rules in full – Transfers: Check out the latest Premier League moves – Fantasy Forum: Discuss your team and tactics Each and every season, we are asked many questions about the switch, so let's cover those topics as you prepare to select your 15 players. Why do I have to reselect my squad from scratch? We create a second segment to add another element…

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ESPN – My life in the Chinese Super League with Liaoning Hongyun

Australian defender Josh Mitchell played four seasons in the A-League with Perth Glory and Newcastle Jets and had a stint in Romania before trying his luck in the Chinese Super League. After many close calls and potential transfers to Asian countries, I finally made the move to China to join Liaoning Hongyun FC in the Chinese Super League (CSL) in June. For the two seasons before that, I was playing for my hometown club, the Newcastle Jets in the A-League, and former Liverpool and England forward Emile Heskey was our marquee player. It wasn't my first experience abroad because I did have four seasons with FC Universitatea Craiova in Romania where another Aussie, Michael Baird…

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