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Artur Boruc | Goalkeeper

Team: Southampton
Age / DOB:  (34) / 2/20/1980
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 192

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Artur Boruc has recovered from a back injury and is expected to start against Aston Villa this weekend.
Boruc missed the last two games due to a back problem but is once again fit. Even considering the fact that Aston Villa are horrible at home, Boruc is not the best of options this week as there are similarly prized goalkeepers who play weaker oppositions at home. Joe Hart and Hugo Lloris are to be considered before Boruc. Apr 18 - 4:32 PM
Source: Sky Sports


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Artur Boruc will be assessed before Southampton faces Cardiff City on Saturday.

Boruc missed Southampton's last match due to a back problem but is likely going to return on Saturday. He has a fantastic matchup against Cardiff, who have struggled mightily on the road. Since Boruc is a slight doubt for the match, it would be wise to also own his replacement, Paulo Gazzaniga, who only costs £ 1M. Gaston Ramirez will also be assessed before the match due to an ankle problem.
Source: Sky Sports
Apr 11 - 2:42 PM

Artur Boruc was instrumental in Southampton's clean sheet over the weekend and is a good fantasy pick for the upcoming weeks.

Boruc returned from injury and kept a clean sheet in his first game back. Southampton's defense is healthy again and they have a relatively easy schedule in the coming weeks with the exception of facing Arsenal in late January. His price at the moment is a relatively low so there isn't much keeping me away from him.
Source: Sky Sports
Jan 13 - 10:00 PM

Artur Boruc has returned from his hand injury and is in the starting lineup for Southampton's match against West Brom.

Southampton are getting healthier and the schedule is getting easier, both of which should help Boruc in fantasy. He is a good pick in the coming weeks.
Jan 11 - 10:26 AM

Artur Boruc's status for the game against West Brom is still uncertain and the decision will likely be made right before the game tomorrow.

Boruc is viewed as a 50/50 chance to play against West Brom and that leaves managers who gambled on Kelvin Davis in a very tough situation. Considering Davis costs the minimum price, you can also elect to go with Boruc and keep Davis on the bench, making sure you will get the points from whoever plays.
Jan 10 - 5:41 PM

Artur Boruc could return to Southampton's lineup this weekend when they face West Brom.

Boruc has been out with a hand injury but is close to a return. Those who own Kelvin Davis in fantasy should check back tomorrow for more conclusive news as he may no longer be an option. Boruc's price has decreased and he will certainly be a good pick against WBA if he returns.
Jan 9 - 5:47 PM

Under fire Southampton goalkeeper Artur Boruc will be out until sometime in January after breaking his hand in the Saints' Week 13 loss to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.

Boruc received a great deal of praise for Southampton's early rise up the table but had recently taken criticism for blunders that likely cost the Saints points against Arsenal and Stoke City. The injury to his hand will now give Boruc some time to regroup while Paulo Gazzaniga deputizes for the next six to eight weeks.
Mon, Dec 2, 2013 05:38:00 PM

Mauricio Pochettino has offered support for his goalkeeper Artur Boruc after Boruc's critical mistake over the weekend.

Artur Boruc tried to dribble past Olivier Giroud and was stripped of the ball in what ended up as a goal. Despite his two blunders this season, Boruc has been relatively solid and has been a big part of Southampton's six clean sheets. The support from Pochettino suggests Boruc faces no risk for his job at the moment.
Source: DailyEcho
Mon, Nov 25, 2013 04:13:00 PM

Mauricio Pochettino cleared up rumors about Artur Boruc's health by saying Boruc is not injured and is fit for the game against Manchester United this weekend.

Boruc has been a good fantasy choice all season and has a good defense in front of him, but even with that, I wouldn't start him against Manchester United. United have too many players who can score from any situation(Robin van Persie, Wayne Rooney), and despite them struggling, it's too risky to play Boruc.
Source: DailyEcho
Thu, Oct 17, 2013 02:06:00 PM

Southampton goalkeeper Artur Boruc has been in fantasic form this season as the Saints have only conceded two Premier League goals in their first seven games.

Boruc struggled to secure a starting spot at the beginning of last year but established himself as the Saints' number one keeper midseason and has continued improving this year. He has been in fantastic form for the Saints and has come up with some great saves in the first seven games. With the way the defense is playing in front of him, Boruc is a good fantasy options against most teams.
Source: joe.ie
Tue, Oct 8, 2013 11:48:00 PM

Southampton goalkeeper Artur Boruc believes the Saints can fight for a top four spot in the Premier League to earn a Champions League spot for next year.

The Saints have started the season slow, but Boruc and the defense have played well enough to only concede two goals in four games. The offense has struggled and lacked luck but they should improve as chemistry grows. I don't believe the Saints can reach top four, but I think a top eight finish is a realistic goals.
Source: Sportsvibe
Fri, Sep 20, 2013 06:48:00 PM