Injuries & Suspensions – Fantasy Football Tips – FPL Updates

Below is a list of the latest Premier League Injuries and Suspensions. The list of injured and suspended players are updated on a daily basis, designed to assist in team selections and transfers. The information itself is based on information provided by the official Fantasy Premier League, but unfortunately can never be 100% accurate.

If you would like more detail on any specific injuries and suspensions please tweet at us @fpl_updates and we would be more than happy to assist in any of FPL your choices.



Player Club Suspended until
Dean Marney Burnley 02/01/2017
Jamie Vardy Leicester City 02/01/2017
Virgil van Dijk Southampton 02/01/2017


Player Club Bookings Next fixture


PlayerTeamPositionStatusInjury DetailsReturn
Shkodran MustafiARSDEFRuled outThigh injury picked up against Stoke.31/12/2016
Mathieu DebuchyARSDEFRuled outSevere hamstring injury suffered against Bournemouth.14/01/2017
Per MertesackerARSDEFRuled outKnee surgery after playing against Lens in July. He has now returned to light training and expects to return in the new year.No return date
Santi CazorlaARSMIDRuled outAnkle injury, recovery to take 3 months after surgery.04/03/2017
Aaron RamseyARSMIDRuled outHamstring injury.19/12/2016
Danny WelbeckARSFWDRuled outKnee injury, undergone surgery and expected to miss 6 months. 04/02/2017
Yaya SanogoARSFWDRuled outCalf injury.No return date
Chuba AkpomARSFWDRuled outStress fracture, lower back injury.No return date
Junior StanislasBOUMIDRuled outAnkle injury.No return date
Lewis CookBOUMIDRuled outSustained ankle injury. Expected to be out for 3 months.No return date
Andrew SurmanBOUMIDRuled outOngoing hamstring injury.19/12/2016
Callum WilsonBOUFWDDoubtfulHead injury.Late fitness test
Johann GudmundssonBURMIDRuled outHamstring injury.17/12/2016
John TerryCHEDEFRuled outStill recovering from a foot injury.17/12/2016
Eden HazardCHEMIDDoubtfulKnee injury. Picked up a knock against West Brom.17/12/2016
Oscar dos Santos JuniorCHEMIDDoubtfulIllness .Late fitness test
John Obi MikelCHEMIDRuled outMuscle injury.17/12/2016
Steve MandandaCRYGKRuled outRecoverying from knee surgery after picking up an injury on international duty.14/01/2017
James TomkinsCRYDEFDoubtfulKnock picked up in training.Late fitness test
Pape SouareCRYDEFRuled outRecovering from car crash.No return date
Bakary SakoCRYMIDDoubtfulGroin strain picked up in training.Late fitness test
Connor WickhamCRYFWDRuled outRuled out for the rest of the season after ACL surgery.No return date
Jonathan BentekeCRYFWDRuled outKnee injury.04/02/2017
Loic RemyCRYFWDRuled outSetbacks from a calf injury.31/12/2016
Matthew PenningtonEVEDEFRuled outLack of match fitness.No return date
Yannick BolasieEVEMIDRuled outACL injury, may be back next February.No return date
Muhamed BesicEVEMIDRuled outKnee Ligament Injury and is likely to be on the sidelines for the rest of the season.04/02/2017
Allan McGregorHULGKRuled outLack of match fitness.17/12/2016
Brian LenihanHULDEFDoubtfulLack of match fitness.No return date
Moses OdubajoHULDEFRuled outFractured patella.21/01/2017
Alex BruceHULDEFRuled outAchilles injury.No return date
Abel HernadezHULFWDRuled outRecovering from hernia surgery.31/12/2016
Will KeaneHULFWDRuled outCould miss up to a year after suffering a ruptured ACL.No return date
Greg LuerHULFWDRuled outKnee injury.No return date
Kasper SchmeichelLEIGKDoubtfulFractured hand.Late fitness test
Joel MatipLIVDEFDoubtfulAnkle injury.Late fitness test
Joseph GomezLIVDEFDoubtfulLack of match fitnessLate fitness test
Philippe CoutinhoLIVMIDRuled outRecovering from a Knee injury and is targeting the new year.14/01/2017
Emre CanLIVMIDDoubtfulKnee Injury.Late fitness test
Marko GrujucLIVMIDRuled outMuscle injury.19/12/2016
Oluwaseyi OjoLIVMIDDoubtfulLack of match fitnessLate fitness test
Divock OrigiLIVFWDDoubtfulKnock.Late fitness test
Daniel SturrdigeLIVFWDRuled outRecovering from a calf injury.24/12/2016
Danny IngsLIVFWDRuled outKnee injury.No return date
Vincent KompanyMCIDEFRuled outKnee injury, unlikely to be back before the new year.07/01/2017
Ilkay GundoganMCIMIDRuled outKnee injury, may be out for the rest of the season.No return date
Eric Bailly MUNDEFDoubtfulKnee injury.Late fitness test
Luke Shaw MUNDEFRuled outKnock.17/12/2016
Chris Smalling MUNDEFRuled outRecovery from a foot injury.17/12/2016
Henrikh Mkhitaryan MUNMIDRuled outRecovering from an ankle injury.26/12/2016
George Friend MIDDEFDoubtfulLack of match fitness.Late fitness test
Gaston Ramirez MIDFWDRuled outRecovering from a foot injury.No return date
Cristhian Stuani MIDFWDDoubtfulFoot injuryLate fitness test
Alex McCarthySOUGKDoubtfulRecovering from a hamstring injury.18/12/2016
Cedric SoaresSOUDEFDoubtfulIllness.Late fitness test
Matt TargettSOUDEFRuled outHamstring injury.No return date
Jeremy PiedSOUDEFRuled outKnee Injury and will be missing until the new year.No return date
Harrison ReedSOUMIDDoubtfulKnock.Late fitness test
Jake HeskethSOUMIDRuled outKnock.19/12/2016
Charlie AustinSOUFWDRuled outShoulder injury, requiring surgery.No return date
Jack ButlandSTKGKRuled outSetbacks since recovering from an ankle injury.No return date
Geoff CameronSTKDEFRuled outKnee injury, but suffered numerous setbacks since.17/12/2016
Phil BardsleySTKDEFRuled outKnee injury.31/12/2016
Stephen IrelandSTKMIDRuled outBroken leg suffered in training, aiming for the new year.04/02/2017
Ibrahim AfellaySTKMIDRuled outSuffering from a knee injury.14/01/2017
Patrick McNairSUNDEFRuled outRecovering from ACL surgery.No return date
Billy JonesSUNDEFDoubtfulKnock.Late fitness test
Duncan WatmoreSUNMIDRuled outKnee injury.No return date
Jack RodwellSUNMIDRuled outRecovering from a hamstring injury.No return date
Steven PienaarSUNMIDDoubtfulSuffered concussion against Swansea.Late fitness test
Lynden GoochSUNMIDRuled outAnkle injury, not requiring surgery.No return date
Lee CattermoleSUNMIDRuled outRecovering from hip surgery.18/03/2017
Victor AnichebeSUNMIDDoubtfulRib injury.Late fitness test
Federico FernandezSWADEFRuled outToe injury.17/12/2016
Sung-yueng KiSWAMIDRuled outToe injury.17/12/2016
Erik LamelaTOTMIDRuled outRecovering from a hip injury.28/12/2016
Mousa DembeleTOTMIDDoubtfulFoot injury suffered against Manchester United.18/12/2016
Vincent JanssenTOTFWDRuled outAnkle injury, likely to be out until the new year.24/12/2016
Craig CathcartWATDEFRuled outRecovering from groin injury.26/12/2016
Adrian MariappaWATDEFDoubtfulHead injury.Late fitness test
Roberto PereyraWATMIDRuled outKnee injury.26/12/2016
Valon BerhamiWATMIDDoubtfulIllness.Late fitness test
Stefano OkakaWATFWDRuled outHamstring injury.26/12/2016
Boaz MyhillWBAGKRuled outAnkle injury.17/12/2016
Jonny EvansWBADEFDoubtfulCalf injury.Late fitness test
Saido BerahinoWBAFWDDoubtfulLack of match fitness.Late fitness test
James CollinsWHUDEFDoubtfulMuscle injury.Late fitness test
Sam ByramWHUDEFRuled outRecovering from hamstring surgery.No return date
Reece OxfordWHUDEFRuled outLeg injury.17/12/2016
Gokhan ToreWHUMIDRuled outThigh injury.17/12/2016
Diafra SakhoWHUFWDDoubtfulThigh injury sustained, keeping him out until the new year.14/01/2017
Simone ZazaWHUMIDRuled outKnee injury sustained.17/12/2016

Note – Last updated 15/12/2016