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The ScoutCast – Episode 69 – Bye Bye Baby

With a stork delivery just around the corner, I drag Mark, nappies and all, into the studio for one more ScoutCast before the little time thief bundle arrives.

Keeping my distance, despite getting over the worst of my stinker that had me bed-ridden last week, I find time to lament my latest “miffed”, torment Mark about his belated sale of Victor Moses and gloat just a little about closing the mini-league gap via Clint Dempsey’s haul.

The regulars are all present and partially correct, delivered in husky tones, fuelled by Lemsip. Other cold cures are available. Other chaotic Fantasy Football podcasts aren’t.

Get the this latest episode without the help of midwife via this link.

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  1. @FuzzyWarbles
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    4 years, 4 months ago

    goooooood mornin'

    fantasy ACON Rd 3, how do i look? 75 people in FFS mini league and Im 33rd, NOT GOOD ENOUGH!!!

    Diakite (BOT) [Ovono (TUN)]

    K. Toure (ANG), Paintsil (GUI), Kante (BOT), Kily (ZAM) [Ifa (GAB)]

    Y. Toure (ANG), Ayew (GUI), Keita (BOT), Zita (TUN) [Korbi (GAB)]

    Drogba (ANG), Gyan(C, GUI) [Msakni (GAB)]

    anyone here playing? if not, dont hate me if i repost in a couple hours.

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    1. udit
        4 years, 4 months ago

        can you give me the link for the league FW?

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          1. udit
              4 years, 4 months ago

              my bad the code for the league.

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              1. Sleep Talk
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                4 years, 4 months ago

                League code for "This is Africa FFS": 11279247740061

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                1. udit
                    4 years, 4 months ago

                    danke schoen sleep talk, much appreciated

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          2. JÖA
              4 years, 4 months ago

              How many points you got?

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              1. @FuzzyWarbles
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                4 years, 4 months ago

                231 :(

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          3. Zizo
              4 years, 4 months ago

              1) aguero + McClean or
              2) Dzeko + Sess ?

              Rest of mids and forwards are:
              Silva, Bale, Valencia , Dempsy
              RVP & Ba.
              Thoughts appreciated.

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              1. Billy Ketsu
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                4 years, 4 months ago

                Numero Uno.

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                1. Zizo
                    4 years, 4 months ago

                    Why ?

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                    1. @FuzzyWarbles
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      4 years, 4 months ago

                      after this week you will probably bench sess over your other options anyway. may as well use mcclean in that role and get the better quality everyweek striker.

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                      1. Zizo
                          4 years, 4 months ago

                          Thanks man.
                          done.

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                  • HVT-FFS UEFA CL FINALIST
                      4 years, 4 months ago

                      Aguero IMO safer and I feel he has a lot of opportunity to score over next few wks, your mf is strong anyway so you'll need a bencher, no point in trying to bench a heavyweight each week, it'll wreck your head esp if there's pts on that bench .

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                      1. Zizo
                          4 years, 4 months ago

                          i am thinking along the same lines as well.
                          and Aguero is worth the armband, but Dzeko ??

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                        • HVT-FFS UEFA CL FINALIST
                            4 years, 4 months ago

                            Rvp untill aguero shows us different , that's where im at.

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                        • Triple J
                            4 years, 4 months ago

                            2 Definitely!

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                            1. Zizo
                                4 years, 4 months ago

                                Why?

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                                1. Triple J
                                    4 years, 4 months ago

                                    With Balotelli sidelined Dzeko will get his playtime, and he can score as many as Aguero. Sessegnon is even better value at the moment!

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                            2. issaclun
                                4 years, 4 months ago

                                Can u all gv some opinions on my team for tis week... Not a WC team..

                                Mignolet

                                Richards Evans Enrique

                                Bale Silva Valencia Sess HBA

                                Aguero RVP(C)

                                Vorm Simpson Morison Caulker

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                                1. Zizo
                                    4 years, 4 months ago

                                    change your subs order.
                                    Morison should be first. ( Norwich can score goals and Morison is always in the mix)
                                    And i fency Swansaa to shout out chelsea more than Newcastle aginst Blackburn).
                                    You may even play morsion ahead of HBA.

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                                    1. issaclun
                                        4 years, 4 months ago

                                        So my sub order HBA caulker Simpson??
                                        Put Morison in for HBA??

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                                        1. Zizo
                                            4 years, 4 months ago

                                            its a tough call, Blackburn are leaky at the back, so probably play HBA.
                                            and Morison as first sub and caulker ahead of simpson. ( Blackburn usually score at home).

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                                            1. issaclun
                                                4 years, 4 months ago

                                                Ok

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                                          • @FuzzyWarbles
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                                            4 years, 4 months ago

                                            if hes starting mignolet, then morison would counter that CS potential. Id play bafa, may as well try to get use out of him while you can.

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                                            1. issaclun
                                                4 years, 4 months ago

                                                Mike I dun quite rly und.. Can u explain again too me.. My english is bad.. :(

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                                          • HVT-FFS UEFA CL FINALIST
                                              4 years, 4 months ago

                                              Not bad go with your gut , the crystal ball can be quite difficult to read at times anyway.

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                                              1. issaclun
                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                  Wat is liv chance of getting clen sheet? :) Shud I put Enrique in??

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                                            • udit
                                                4 years, 4 months ago

                                                So, barca are now 7 points behind madrid, obviously too early to write them off but if barca only win the copa del ray, I don't think messi will win the ballon'd'or or at least I hope not.

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                                                1. tw
                                                    4 years, 4 months ago

                                                    not too happy with that 7 point gap... especially with the madrid not dropping many points.

                                                    copa del rey + champions league + club world cup + european super cup + spanish super cup = he will probably win it again.

                                                    even without the champions league he could still win it. who else would you give it to? Ronaldo?

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                                                    1. udit
                                                        4 years, 4 months ago

                                                        sure.

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                                                        1. tw
                                                            4 years, 4 months ago

                                                            sure what?

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                                                            1. udit
                                                                4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                give it to Ronaldo.

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                                                      • rohan
                                                          4 years, 4 months ago

                                                          Rooney > Welbeck???

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                                                          1. Optimus.
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                                                            4 years, 3 months ago

                                                            yep

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                                                        • Billy Ketsu
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                                                          4 years, 4 months ago

                                                          Adebayor is the Schrödinger's cat of players, isn't he.

                                                          I know for sure that if I put him in my team against Wigan he'll do feck all, but if I don't he'll play the game of his life and score a hat-trick.

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                                                          1. udit
                                                              4 years, 4 months ago

                                                              Well just do me one favour, tell me your decision :)

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                                                              1. Billy Ketsu
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                                                                4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                You'll be the first to know, Udit. ✔

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                                                                1. udit
                                                                    4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                    thanks billy :)

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                                                              2. isacki: full casual
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                                                                4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                Also you can't tell from his goals scored if he's dead or alive...

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                                                                1. udit
                                                                    4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                    What if he's simultaneously dead and alive? 😯

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                                                                    1. Billy Ketsu
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                                                                      4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                      You mean like a Zombie?

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                                                                    2. isacki: full casual
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                                                                      4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                      I'd believe that if he were in a box and hence he could not be observed, unfortunately he doesn't go into the box anymore 😀

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                                                                      1. Billy Ketsu
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                                                                        4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                        Zing!

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                                                              3. isacki: full casual
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                                                                4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                Call me a sadist, but I can't wait for Tuesday night to blow away our carefully laid plans. This week has been just too comfortable...

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                                                                1. Ryan
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                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                  Yeah the WC teams are almost all identical. The only debate is whether we chose the correct defensive rotations. I imagine the fantastic 5 will stick around for a few weeks but who knows.

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                                                              4. Swagat
                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                  How is my team looking for next few weeks??

                                                                  Stockdale,

                                                                  Enrique, Bae, Evans

                                                                  Silva, Bale, Valencia, McClean

                                                                  Torres, RVP, Aguero

                                                                  Vorm, Senderos, Ben Arfa, Simpson

                                                                  I hv 2.4M and 1 FT , any changes shud i make??

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                                                                  1. Bsal
                                                                      4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                      i like ur team..nice team value and i would bring in kompany this week

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                                                                      1. Swagat
                                                                          4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                          thnx Bsal, who should i drop for kompany??

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                                                                          1. Bsal
                                                                              4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                              enrique probably...liverpool some tough fixtures ahead and also will be tired playing against wolves

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                                                                      2. CatMac Portugal para a vit&…
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                                                                        4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                        Morning all

                                                                        While it's fairly quiet on here can I get some opinions on my current dilemma. My team for this weeks currently looks like this:

                                                                        Vorm
                                                                        Evans, Enrique, Skelly
                                                                        Gerrard, Sessegnon, Silva, Mata
                                                                        RVP, Dzeko, Best

                                                                        Subs: Krul, Walters, Santon, Shawcross

                                                                        4.2m in bank, WC played last week, FT already used to do Rooney > Dzeko. (Dzeko is a short term punt for 2/3 weeks)

                                                                        Should I

                                                                        a) take a 4pt hit this week and do Walters to Valencia this week, play 5 in midfield with Best as first sub and just do Best to Ba next week for no hit or
                                                                        b) leave as is this week and take a 4pt hit next week to do Gerrard to Valencia and Best to Ba

                                                                        Option a) I keep Mata until GW29 and take a hit this week and option b) I keep Walters until GW28 and take a hit next week.

                                                                        muchas gracias

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                                                                        1. tw
                                                                            4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                            b

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                                                                            1. CatMac Portugal para a vit&…
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                                                                              4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                              Cheers TW, anyone else got any thoughts?

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                                                                              1. Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
                                                                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                a) imo.

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                                                                                1. CatMac Portugal para a vit&…
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                                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                  Morning Doos and thanks. So I now have a fifty-fifty split :)

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                                                                                  1. Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
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                                                                                    4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                    Actually, as my brain slowly wakes up, may I enquire why you don't do a Gerrard to Valencia move now?

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                                                                                    1. Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
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                                                                                      4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                      Stoke have three lovely home games in the offing ...

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                                                                                      1. CatMac Portugal para a vit&…
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                                                                                        4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                        I could do the Gerrard move now, but Liv have a good fixture this week which is why I thought of keeping til next week.

                                                                                        And Stoke's lovely fixtures are part of the dilemma and Walters rotates well with Sess.

                                                                                        My original plan was no hit this week and then b) next but Rooney's potential absence forced my hand somewhat this week as I couldnt afford to have him on the bench.

                                                                                        I dont think Best will do anything, he was just a placeholder until Ba came back.

                                                                                        Are you now thinking b)?

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                                                                                        1. Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
                                                                                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                          4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                          Yes.

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                                                                          • HVT-FFS UEFA CL FINALIST
                                                                              4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                              Avoid hitsmac IMO you don't need to, true Toni is on fire but not sure if you'll get the desired outcome against stoke/Chelsea

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                                                                              1. CatMac Portugal para a vit&…
                                                                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                Hard Van, you dont think that playing Valencia this week as opposed to Best will offset the 4 points?

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                                                                                1. CatMac Portugal para a vit&…
                                                                                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                  Actually, thinking about it you may both have good points there. I could leave as is this week, just do Best to Ba next week and then Gerrard to Valencia the following week for no hits.

                                                                                  Thanks HVT, Doos and TW, I think I'll do that 😀

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                                                                                  1. Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
                                                                                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                    4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                    Jolly good. :-)

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                                                                                2. Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
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                                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                  Possibly not, now that Rooney is out.

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                                                                                3. HVT-FFS UEFA CL FINALIST
                                                                                    4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                    Play 5 mf, and after a lot of thought best>ba next and monitor gerra for returns. Your team is solid mac, you know more than most what your doing stick with your gut, it's usually what I do and I find things have a habit of working themselves out.

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                                                                                    1. CatMac Portugal para a vit&…
                                                                                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                      4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                      My problem is that I get side-tracked with price rises and fixtures and sometimes cant see the wood from the trees which is why I value opinions on this site. It helps me to keep a proper perspective.

                                                                                      And I may well yet end up keeping Gerrard, after GW27 their run until the end is pretty sweet.

                                                                                      Many thanks HVT, Doos - invaluable help!

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                                                                                      1. HVT-FFS UEFA CL FINALIST
                                                                                          4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                          IMO this strategy of 5 strong mf is causing a lot of consternation out there, peeps are struggling with who to bench , hell a lot benched bale last wk against city and we all know how that went , I think a weak 5th man is the order of the day unless you go with a very weak 3rd striker and bench him, I think this is your wood from your trees , jus need to work out which seed to sow, - ultimately Mac " the holy grail "

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                                                                              2. tw
                                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                  can someone explain to me why most don't think newcastle will get the cs vs blackburn?

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                                                                                  1. Syd
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                                                                                    4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                    Because Blackburn always score at home...

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                                                                                  2. Ryan
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                                                                                    4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                    Because blackburn have never failed to score a goal this season in the PL

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                                                                                    1. tw
                                                                                        4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                        ahhh, that explains it. didn't realize that was the case. you don't think no yak and going against a usually tight defense will change that though?

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                                                                                        1. Ryan
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                                                                                          4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                          Anything is possible, it wouldn't surprise me if Newcastle kept them out

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                                                                                  3. Spineless Weasel - FIFFSA 5…
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                                                                                    4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                    apparently Liverpool offered Citeh Andy Carrol in exchange for Tevez??? 😆 😆 😆

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                                                                                    1. tw
                                                                                        4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                        source?

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                                                                                        1. CatMac Portugal para a vit&…
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                                                                                          4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                          Syd posted a Guardian link a few posts up - interesting!!

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                                                                                          1. HVT-FFS UEFA CL FINALIST
                                                                                              4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                              HVT joined debate ^

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                                                                                        2. asuper
                                                                                            4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                            lol at carol!!!! 😀

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                                                                                        3. asuper
                                                                                            4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                            r taylor or jose enrique wom shud be the first sub if bale does not plays???
                                                                                            i already have krul!!!

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                                                                                          • yanksalot
                                                                                              4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                              is Bogdan bound to start all the matches now after recent results nd performances ?

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                                                                                              1. Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
                                                                                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                                4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                Jaaskelainen is still injured ...

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                                                                                            • isacki: full casual
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                                                                                              4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                              Another slow day with the GW nowhere in sight... what better way to make it worse than posting a RMWCT :D?

                                                                                              Krul/Lindegaard
                                                                                              Richards Evans Brown/Santon/Rangel
                                                                                              Silva Bale Valencia Sess/Walters
                                                                                              RVP Aguero Ba

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                                                                                              1. Ryan
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                                                                                                4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                Interesting that you have gone for Walters over Dempsey but I can see why. Your defense is very similar to what my WC defense will be, although I see you have gone for triple rotation with Evans playing ever game, not a bad option.

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                                                                                                1. isacki: full casual
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                                                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                  Yep Walters for their home fixtures coming up, and he rotates perfectly with Sess - - so long he stays on pens obviously - Evans and Richards always start as their teams have the best CS records in the league, if Evans is ever dropped should be able to find another defender from the 3 rotated.

                                                                                                  Main doubt for me is Walters, is Sinclair or indeed Dempsey a better bet?

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                                                                                                  1. Ryan
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                                                                                                    4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                    Rule Sinclair out imo. Its either Dempsey or Walters, obviously you save money with Walters so it depends if your happy with where that is spent. I have gone for Dzeko over Aguero in order to afford Dempsey.

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                                                                                                    1. isacki: full casual
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                                                                                                      4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                      Yep, could be pretty close between both options. I hear Aguero will be on pens though if it helps.

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                                                                                                      1. Ryan
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                                                                                                        4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                        Here is my effort, its similar to yours but with two double rotations

                                                                                                        Krul/Linde
                                                                                                        Richards, Evans/Santon, Shotton/Kelly
                                                                                                        Silva, Bale, Dempsey, Sess, Valencia
                                                                                                        RVP, Dzeko, Ba

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                                                                                                        1. isacki: full casual
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                                                                                                          4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                          Nice, eleven of fifteen the same! MUN/NEW and STO/FUL both rotate very well. Only avoided STO/FUL because I see both Shotton and Kelly as not entirely nailed on.

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                                                                                                          1. Ryan
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                                                                                                            4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                            Fair enough, I am willing to take the risk as I will be happy for Evans to fill in if necessary on a permanent basis so that limits the risk a little for me. The other issue is choosing who to bench. Ba this week and probably Dempsey the following week as they play City. It could be problematic but it means I have a descent player who can play if someone gets injured or is a doubt

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                                                                                                            1. isacki: full casual
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                                                                                                              4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                              Yep more options are better than none.

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                                                                                                      2. Ryan
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                                                                                                        4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                        Just realized you might be wrong about Aguero being on penalties. Surely it will be Milner, no?

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                                                                                                        1. JÖA
                                                                                                            4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                            Nope.

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                                                                                                            1. Ryan
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                                                                                                              4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                              How can you be so sure?

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                                                                                                              1. JÖA
                                                                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                  Milner's penalty was with no Aguero on the field, but Milner was on when Aguero took his.

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                                                                                                                • Ryan
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                                                                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                  Fair enough

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                                                                                                                • JÖA
                                                                                                                    4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                    Liverpool and Newcastle games btw.

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                                                                                                        2. isacki: full casual
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                                                                                                          4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                          Sorry, I meant Walters rotates well with Sess to GW28. Awful after that.

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                                                                                                        3. Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
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                                                                                                          4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                          I believe that Dempsey is better. I prefer Etherington too ...

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                                                                                                          1. isacki: full casual
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                                                                                                            4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                            There's apparently a possibility Walters might have to give pens over to Etherington in which case I will definitely consider him...

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                                                                                                    2. Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
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                                                                                                      4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                      Like it a lot, although I'm not sure about Rangel - or any Swansea.

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                                                                                                      1. Ryan
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                                                                                                        4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                        +1 I wouldn't have any Swansea although with the triple rotation he could fit in. Not sure I agree with that policy though

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                                                                                                        1. Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
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                                                                                                          4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                          Dunno. I have a pair as well - Koscielny and Assou-Ekotto. I like the run ins of their respective teams.

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                                                                                                          1. isacki: full casual
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                                                                                                            4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                            Yeah Swansea coverage is only justified for me by the triple rotation. On the few occasions the other two are bad fixtures, playing Rangel at home is a nice thought. Have tried to make my defenders as attacking as possible.

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                                                                                                            1. Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
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                                                                                                              4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                              Change Brown to Bardsley?

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                                                                                                              1. isacki: full casual
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                                                                                                                4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                Yeah I considered that, can just about afford that ... I know he has assist potential although it's not materialized to much... why not! Brown to Bardsley.

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                                                                                                          2. Ryan
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                                                                                                            4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                            BAE Doos? Don't Spurs have tough fixtures for a while

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                                                                                                            1. Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
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                                                                                                              4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                              Yep. He may become Clichy temporarily, who goes well with Koscielny - but I am tempted to let it ride and swap Shawcross out ...

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                                                                                                            2. CatMac Portugal para a vit&…
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                                                                                                              4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                              I'm with you on that one Ryan. Barring mishaps, I'm planning on Shawcross to BAE in GW28. After that they only have Chelsea in GW30, then they have a great run right through, so avoiding Spurs until then.

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                                                                                                              1. Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
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                                                                                                                4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                I rather enjoyed his point's haul the other week ...

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                                                                                                                1. Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
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                                                                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                  *points

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                                                                                                                  1. Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
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                                                                                                                    4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                    Also, if I do McAuley to Santon GW 26, I will be pretty secure ... hmmm that is a plan ...

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                                                                                                                2. CatMac Portugal para a vit&…
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                                                                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                  I reckon you have a crystal ball Doos 😉 BAE and Dempsey with their points hauls. I seem to manage to miss them :)

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                                                                                                                  1. Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
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                                                                                                                    4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                    Unfortunately, it seems to malfunction at crucial moments - misty, and too much in love ... 😉

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                                                                                                                3. Ryan
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                                                                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                  Likewise, I would keep him for another week but I'm on WC now so can't really

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                                                                                                    1. Bsal
                                                                                                        4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                        rooney a better gk than de gea

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                                                                                                    2. DAV087
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                                                                                                      4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                      aguero taiwo mcclean or dzeko sess dawson for 3 weeks then swap the first combo? I think its worth getting dzeko while balo is out.

                                                                                                      Thoughts?

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                                                                                                      1. Ryan
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                                                                                                        4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                        Yeah a few people are looking at Dzeko. He may not start though as Johnson could always play with Aguero as the striker. I however have taken the risk and bought Dzeko in

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                                                                                                    3. Diehard_si
                                                                                                        4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                        I've been monitoring Rooney this week.

                                                                                                        Thinking of doing Rooney and Walters ---> Valencia and Welbeck leaving me spare cash to bring in Demba Ba next week -4points tho this week.

                                                                                                        Thoughts?

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                                                                                                      • TheSteady ¤ Wines th…
                                                                                                          4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                          I'm very happy about that I am the only one in my ML whos the big 5 in midfield! 😀

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                                                                                                          1. Ryan
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                                                                                                            4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                            Likewise, most casuals don't really know the big 5 midfield

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                                                                                                            1. Diehard_si
                                                                                                                4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                Bale, Silva, Walters, Dempsey and Sess?

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                                                                                                                1. Ryan
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                                                                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                  Replace Walters with Valencia and you have the big 5

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                                                                                                          2. Mole
                                                                                                              4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                              A. Valencia and dzeko or
                                                                                                              B. aguero and Walters?

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                                                                                                              1. TheSteady ¤ Wines th…
                                                                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                  A

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                                                                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                  A

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                                                                                                                • Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
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                                                                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                  A, imo.

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                                                                                                              2. villian-ty
                                                                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                  Morning guys.

                                                                                                                  Got 2 FT before i can wc the following gameweek.

                                                                                                                  Seems like Rooney and Nani cant make it. So which option should i pick?

                                                                                                                  A. Rooney, Nani -> Aguero, Valencia
                                                                                                                  B. Rooney, Nani -> Adebayor, Sessengon
                                                                                                                  C. Rooney, Nani -> Aguero, VDV
                                                                                                                  D. Different combination of the above

                                                                                                                  Team
                                                                                                                  Vorm (Krul)
                                                                                                                  Evans BAE Senderos Brown (Simpson)
                                                                                                                  Walters Silva Bale (Nani Moses)
                                                                                                                  RVP Rooney Sturridge

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                                                                                                                  1. Doosra - ☭Noble Polska Wy…
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                                                                                                                    4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                    Can you afford Adebayor and Valencia?

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                                                                                                                    1. TLK42- Dutch Wolfhound
                                                                                                                        4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                        er... yes

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                                                                                                                    2. Nomar
                                                                                                                        4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                        A

                                                                                                                        Adebayor doesn't look like a good investment now, many owners have already got rid or looking to do so after the Wigan game.

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                                                                                                                    3. Carl@streetkids.com.au
                                                                                                                        4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                        New post gents, and ladies

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                                                                                                                      • jayzico
                                                                                                                          4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                          Morning fellas... Krull or vorm ?

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                                                                                                                          1. Nomar
                                                                                                                              4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                              Krul.

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                                                                                                                              1. jayzico
                                                                                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                                  Cheers nomar Krul it is

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                                                                                                                            • George Agdgdgwngo
                                                                                                                                4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                                Guys, please can I have some help with my wc team. A or B

                                                                                                                                A. Lindy, Krul,
                                                                                                                                Kompany, Evans Enrique, Sendors, Simpson,
                                                                                                                                Bale, Dempsey, silva, Valencia, McLean
                                                                                                                                Rvp, aguero, Ba

                                                                                                                                B. Lindy, Krul,
                                                                                                                                Richards, Evans, Simpson, Kelly, caulker
                                                                                                                                Bale, Dempsey, silva, Valencia, sess
                                                                                                                                Rvp, aguero, Ba

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                                                                                                                              • Fred the Red
                                                                                                                                  4 years, 4 months ago

                                                                                                                                  All of David Silva's assists this season: http://www.mcfc.co.uk/citytv/Features/2012/January/Silva-service

                                                                                                                                  Also another reason to have both Silva and Aguero in your team :)

                                                                                                                                  Enjoy!

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