While I was “driving home for Christmas”, Granville was recovering from a breathless double Gameweek that left him just above the average; his humble target achieved, he’s now got to patch up his injury ravaged squad and contend with all my crazy Wildcard talk.

Wayne Rooney’s form is the catalyst for such a revolution in my squad, as we discuss the benefits of doubling up on the United men up top. There’s the usual foray into the transfer market with “all board”, the preview of the weekend fixtures and the latest attempt to revive the corpse of the ScoutCatst team: Granville is the surgeon this week and he’s spending some points.

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  1. Why are people keen to stick with Theo?

    "Walcott we don't know" doesn't sound that encouraging. Surely you would want to hear something a bit more positive that hints of a start?

    • 2 years, 5 days ago
    1. Asking myself that very question, as I've foolishly held him the past two weeks thinking he might somehow get healthy. The upcoming fixtures for him are favorable and should he play tomorrow, I might be convinced to hold him... especially now that it looks like I'll have to do something about Fellaini. Ugh.

      • 2 years, 3 days ago
  2. Repost : hoping to get more than 0 replies last time

    Which option is better?

    A) Suarez + Rooney + Snodgrass

    B) Suarez + Ba + Bale

    ***Third forward is RVP

    C) No RVP- Suarez + Rooney + Torres + Bale

    D) No RVP- Suarez + Rooney + Defoe + Mata

    Thanks

    • 2 years, 5 days ago
    1. B but no Ba.

      • 2 years, 5 days ago
        • 2 years, 5 days ago
    2. A. But I personally went for Taarabt ove Snod

      • 2 years, 5 days ago
    3. Definately D for me

      • 2 years, 5 days ago
    4. too complicated what;s your team

      • 2 years, 4 days ago
  3. Hi everyone,
    Who is better Snodgrass or Nolan, one is on form the other isn't and both have relatively tough fixtures in the next couple of GW's.
    Cheers

    • 2 years, 5 days ago
    1. Yeah fixtures would put me off both of those, duff?

      • 2 years, 5 days ago
  4. Please give thoughts on Damien Duff? seriously considering bring him in as mid priced midfielder

    • 2 years, 5 days ago
  5. Hi ninja. .I am torn just like you, duff is an option but prone to rotate a bit despite his better fixtures.Snodgrass has two decent fixtures and then as toughies. Tough to decide. Snodgrass is more nailed on

    • 2 years, 5 days ago
  6. *has*

    • 2 years, 5 days ago
  7. Suarez or Rooney from now till xmas, already have RVP.

    • 2 years, 5 days ago
  8. Suarez

    • 2 years, 5 days ago
  9. WHY IS THERE NO TALK ABOUT ROONEY BEING A MAJOR DOUBT AFTER MISSING THREE DAYS TRAINING THIS WEEK?? “HE’S IN THE SQUAD, I’LL PUT IT THAT WAY” ACCORDING TO FERGUSON. WELL DONE SCOUT. BRAVOOO. PROBABLY GET A RUN OUT AND RUIN MY CPT POINTS. In bloody fairness like.

    • 2 years, 4 days ago
    1. Quit whining and make your own decisions FFS.

      • 2 years, 4 days ago

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For Gameweek 17

  • Lloris
  • Zabaleta
  • Ivanovic
  • Cresswell
  • Sánchez
  • Eriksen
  • Y Touré
  • Downing
  • Bony
  • van Persie
  • Austin
  • Evans
  • Nasri
  • Carroll

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Goalkeepers

Last updated: 19 Dec, 2014 1:25pm
Player Club Factors
Up Hart MCI A, Vs
Up McGregor HUL B, Vs
Up Guzan AVL B, Vs
Up Green QPR B, Vs
Down Pantilimon SUN A
Up De Gea MUN A
No Change Fabianski SWA B
Up Adrián WHM B

Defenders

Last updated: 19 Dec, 2014 12:51am
Player Club Factors
Up Zabaleta MCI B, Vs, Rest
Down Ivanovic CHE B
Down Baines EVE C
Up Yun QPR C, Vs, £
Up Davies TOT C, Vs, Rest, £
Up Janmaat NEW B, VsX, Inj
No Change Cresswell WHM B
Down Hutton AVL B, Vs, £, Sus
No Change Taylor SWA B
Up Chester HUL C, Vs, VsX
Up Evans MUN B, Vs

Midfielders

Last updated: 17 Dec, 2014 1:40pm
Player Club Factors
Up Hazard CHE A, VsX
Down Sánchez ARS A, VsX, OoP
Up Y Touré MCI B, Vs, Sus
Up Downing WHM A
Up Eriksen TOT A, Vs
Up Nasri MCI A, Vs, Inj
Down Sigurdsson SWA B, Vs
Up Sterling LIV C, Vs
No Change Bolasie CPL A, VsX
Down Oscar CHE B, VsX
Up Fer QPR B, Vs
Up Sissoko NEW B, Vs, VsX

Forwards

Last updated: 17 Dec, 2014 1:47pm
Player Club Factors
No Change Diego Costa CHE B
No Change Bony SWA A, Vs
Up Austin QPR A, Vs
Up van Persie MUN A
Up Kane TOT B, Vs, Rest, £
No Change Sakho WHM B, Rest, £
Up Giroud ARS B, VsX
Up Benteke AVL B, Vs
Down Rooney MUN B, Inj, OoP
Up Carroll WHM B, Vs
Up Cissé NEW A, Vs
No Change Pellè SOT C

Selection Factors

A, B, C Current Form
Vs Favourable Fixtures
VsX Unfavourable Fixtures
Rest Rotation Risk
Inj Injured/Returning from Injury
OoP Out of Position
£ Potential Bargain
Sus Suspended/Near Suspension

The Suspension Tightrope

Player Team YC
Oxlade-Chamberlain ARS 4
Agbonlahor AVL 4
Boyd BRN 4
Marney BRN 4
Chamakh CPL 4
Naismith EVE 4
Chester HUL 4
Livermore HUL 4
Robertson HUL 4
Moore LEI 4
Balotelli LIV 4
Gerrard LIV 4
Skrtel LIV 4
Kompany MCI 4
Mangala MCI 4
Y Touré MCI 4
Tioté NEW 4
Fer QPR 4
Clyne SOT 4
Fonte SOT 4
Mane SOT 4
Mame Biram Diouf STO 4
Shawcross STO 4
Wilson STO 4
Gómez SUN 4
Wickham SUN 4
Ki SWA 4
Williams SWA 4
Mason TOT 4
Dorrans WBA 4
Tomkins WHM 4

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