There’s no Christmas break for fantasy managers so Nicholas Carroll is back with another Euro Fantasy League preview of the weekend’s fixtures.
Fresh from winning the FIFA Club World Cup, Real Madrid return to La Liga to host major rivals Barcelona in El Clasico, with Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi coming off the back of two very different individual performances last week.
In the Premier League Arsenal host Liverpool at the Emirates as the competition for a top-four position heats up, while Chelsea travel to face the newly-revived Everton squad let be an in-form Wayne Rooney.
Meanwhile in Serie A, Juventus host Roma in a clash of the league’s two form teams, with both clubs jostling for positions in the top four.
Below is our weekly fantasy preview, covering the in-form players and injuries across the Euro Fantasy Leagues: