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The Watchlist – Christian Benteke

As a result of Alex McLeish’s horrendously negative tactics last season, very few Villa players were taken seriously by Fantasy managers when crafting initial lineups this time round. Prices were subsequently downgraded and with the arrival of a more attack minded manager in Paul Lambert, plus the emergence of several young (and cheap) players, the Villains appeared to offer a rich seam of differential talent waiting to be mined. It’s taken a while for Lambert’s young lions to establish themselves this season, however, and as it stands that talent remains largely untapped; the acrobatic Brad Guzan in goal and the muscular Christian Benteke up front are the only players to accumulate more than a 3% FPL ownership to this point.

Four goals at Carrow Road in the Capital One cup and another three at Anfield has given us plenty of reason to take another look, and summer signing Benteke has been central to Villa’s resurgent run of form. In many ways, the Belgian is a symbol of the changes taking place at Villa Park – young, energetic and strong, the comparison with forlorn and fallen team-mate Darren Bent is striking. Benteke’s performance at Anfield displayed many of the qualities missing in the England international; he won aerial duels all over the pitch, scored a powerful goal from distance, set up another with a cheeky bit of skill and capped it off by barging his way into the box to execute a cool finish. If he was English, the media would have eaten it up.

We’ve already covered Benteke once this season, back in November he made significant strides: enough to promote him in our thoughts. He duly delivered three goals an assist and six bonus points since that article but, with a forthcoming schedule that screams further returns, Benteke warrants renewed attention.

Three home games in the next four against Tottenham, Wigan and Southampton should provide plenty of chances for Benteke to boost his burgeoning reputation further. While Villa’s form could now be fragile having just taken a pounding at Chelsea, Lambert is backing his side to show their spirit and bounce back in the Boxing Day meeting with Spurs. Considering that he has scored or assisted eight of Villa’s 13 league goals so far this term, Benteke will surely be the key figure on show against Andre Villas-Boas’ side and, with a price tag of 6.7 in the FPL and just 7.5 in the Sky Sports game, there are few obstacles to investment.

An ownership of just over 3%, with the ability to free up funds for heavy midfield acquisitions, promotes the appeal and could mean that Poirot isn’t the only Belgian that comforts us over Christmas; it’s not certain that Benteke will be murdering defences but he’s surely a prime suspect.

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  1. Cluckfuster
      5 years, 5 months ago

      Captain choices...
      Michu
      Silva
      Mata
      Suarez
      Benteke

      Still in the cup so this could be it...

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      1. KingBrenny
          5 years, 5 months ago

          Michu

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        • Tibbs
            5 years, 5 months ago

            Not Suarez,Stoke are solid at home.Silva appeals as does Bentekke

            Would go Michu imo,

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        • Tibbs
            5 years, 5 months ago

            Merry Christmas all,does anyone think RVP will be rested next game?A bit conscious of (c) him only for him to star as a cameo?

            Also:

            A) sell Suarez for who?

            B) Caulker is he nailed on now?

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            1. yanky
                5 years, 5 months ago

                ive been debating capt michu over rvp due to fear of rest but i doubt i will make the switch...keep suarez...caulker yes nailed on

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                1. Tibbs
                    5 years, 5 months ago

                    Exactly the same alternative as me

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                2. Castiel
                    5 years, 5 months ago

                    Im hoping that Ferguson keeps starting him with the possibility that he'll be forced to rest him if gets suspended

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                    1. Tibbs
                        5 years, 5 months ago

                        Makes sense I guess,almost encourage him to get a booking this week so he misses west brom at home following week

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                    2. PUMPKINHEAD
                        5 years, 5 months ago

                        don't sell suarez, if you must i would say berbatov or Torres

                        no i wouldnt say so think he played last week to stop the Kenwyn Jones threat..he a tall dude. AVB loves Gallas god knows why, suppose he leads well

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                      • Tibbs
                          5 years, 5 months ago

                          Cheers lads,confirmed what I thought.

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                      • Demelbrush
                          5 years, 5 months ago

                          Go with Sess or Sterling this week?

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                          1. Jafalad
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            5 years, 5 months ago

                            Sess.

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                          2. Soccaholic
                              5 years, 5 months ago

                              Sess

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                          3. kimoo
                              5 years, 5 months ago

                              defence : Clyne , Rafael , Jose Enrique ,

                              bench Shorey , Demel blank

                              must get any defender for -4 i have £5.4 M ?

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                              1. yanky
                                  5 years, 5 months ago

                                  play shorey over clyne, def not worth -4. wont be many cleanies this wk anyway

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                                  1. kimoo
                                      5 years, 5 months ago

                                      i want baines wt do u think ??

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                                • simplysuarez
                                    5 years, 5 months ago

                                    Happy Christmas people, hope the turkey stayed down, who to Cpt this week?

                                    Baines Silva Bale Michu Rvp or Rooney

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                                    1. yanky
                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                        michu or rvp. depends if u believe the possible rotation.

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                                    2. kaz 96
                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                        Best sequel ever?

                                        godfather II, the dark knight, T 2?

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                                        1. Trøgg ⭐️
                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                            Ghostbusters II IMO.

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                                          • Chu Young Ping Pong
                                              5 years, 5 months ago

                                              The Twilight Saga: New Moon.

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                                              1. yanky
                                                  5 years, 5 months ago

                                                  my god who is that in ur avatar?

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                                                  1. Chu Young Ping Pong
                                                      5 years, 5 months ago

                                                      Haha, Brett Rossi 😉

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                                                • yanky
                                                    5 years, 5 months ago

                                                    home alone II - lost in NY.

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                                                  • COMH
                                                      5 years, 5 months ago

                                                      T2 or Aliens

                                                      The Godfather is just as good as Part ll imo.

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                                                    • Optimus.
                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                        crocodile dundee ll was epic

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                                                      • Namtab Nomolos
                                                          5 years, 5 months ago

                                                          Terminator 2 must be up there

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                                                        • Burd Turglars
                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                            Back to the future, then 3 was better still

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                                                          • Doc Sportello
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                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                            Must be Godfather II? Maybe The Good, The Bad and the Ugly.

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                                                          • Evs
                                                            • Has Moderation Rights
                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                            Rocky III or IV

                                                            ADRIAAAAAAAAAANNEEEEEE.....

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                                                          • Namtab Nomolos
                                                              5 years, 5 months ago

                                                              Best sequel name is Breakdance 2: Electric Boogaloo

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                                                            • Back on the horse
                                                                5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                Flubber 2

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                                                              • Tricky
                                                                  5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                  Titanic 2 was on one of the many Sky channels (Sony movies i think) about a month ago, was sooo bad it was brilliant.

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                                                              • Viper
                                                                  5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                  Happy Christmas evening gents! Best option below? (Want to get it out of the way as soon as I can)

                                                                  A. Tevez -> Berba

                                                                  B. Cazorla -> Bale, benching Sterling.

                                                                  C. Neither, playing both Sterling & Tevez & saving the transfer.

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                                                                  1. Tibbs
                                                                      5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                      Save

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                                                                    • bring on Real Madrid !
                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                        i'd may be inclined twrds A but C can also be done

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                                                                      • Ricky - passed with flying …
                                                                          5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                          C

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                                                                        • bdwhite91
                                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                            Hopefully Tevez will start...

                                                                            You missed Bale's rise, but Santi is dropping tonight if you're worried about that. Sorry this post hasn't been helpful, but those are definitely things to think about if you haven't. I say save it.

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                                                                          • df34
                                                                              5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                              Would do B. I did Walcott to Bale

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                                                                            • Christina.
                                                                                5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                I'm thinking Tevez/Nolan->Berba/Bale for -4

                                                                                The fletcher->Tevez(-4) experiment last week was a disaster.

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                                                                                1. Christina.
                                                                                    5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                    For..

                                                                                    Bego
                                                                                    Garrido/Nelsen/Cuellar
                                                                                    Michu/Silva/Bale/puncheon
                                                                                    Rvp/Berba/Suarez

                                                                                    Foster/Santi/Demel/Gorkks

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                                                                                  • Viper
                                                                                      5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                      +1

                                                                                      Would of had a good week if I hadn't off taken the Fletcher -> tevez hit (would have also captained Silva)

                                                                                      I had always planned on doing Fletcher -> Berba this gameweek anyway so thinking of still bringing him in..

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                                                                                      1. Christina.
                                                                                          5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                          Exactly what I planned last week, and didn't do.

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                                                                                      2. Doc Sportello
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                                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                        Decent trannies.

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                                                                                    • Viper
                                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                        Thanks all! Leaning towards saving it but my gut is also telling me Tevez -> Berba, can see Tevez getting a 1 pointer..

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                                                                                    • Demelbrush
                                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                        Trying to decide on me captain: Michu or RVP

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                                                                                        1. Declan-
                                                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                            I'm going rvp

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                                                                                          • bdwhite91
                                                                                              5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                              RVP (c), Michu (vc)

                                                                                              I think if RVP doesn't start, he'll stay on the bench. Any United fans agree?

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                                                                                              1. bdwhite91
                                                                                                  5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                  The thing that moves me to this is that Tiote's absence is huge and Newcastle are leaking goals.

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                                                                                                • Declan-
                                                                                                    5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                    If he doesn't start i'd be surprisd if he didn't come on

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                                                                                                • King Eric, in America
                                                                                                    5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                    RVP ...

                                                                                                    Michu @ RDG on Boxing Day - they'll be looking to continue their solidity and 'get what they deserve' ... Michu = 7 or 8 points.

                                                                                                    RVP home vs. new - his buddy Krul in goal, needing goals to avoid dropping more points to City ... RVP = 9 or 10 points.

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                                                                                                    1. bdwhite91
                                                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                        That's right, they are best of friends aren't they? lol

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                                                                                                      • Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
                                                                                                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                        I love a good conspiracy ... 😉

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                                                                                                        1. King Eric, in America
                                                                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                            'Tis the season ...

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                                                                                                        2. Demelbrush
                                                                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                            Righto, arguments make sense. I've gone RVP (but part of he hopes he's rested...)

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                                                                                                        3. FINALLY POGREBYNYAK SCORES
                                                                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                            Tough Captain pick dilenma. Albeit a nice one to have! Who knew Michu would turn out so good???

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                                                                                                        4. KingBrenny
                                                                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                            B if you got Cazorla before the rises, C if you loose much value IMO.

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                                                                                                          • bdwhite91
                                                                                                              5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                              Chris has a voice lol. Thanks to you, Mark and Gran for the features you've provided this season! And Merry Christmas to all of you on FFS 😀 Hope you've had a nice day.

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                                                                                                            • Declan-
                                                                                                                5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                Can i have some help lads?

                                                                                                                Begovic
                                                                                                                Ridgewell, Bassong, Gunter
                                                                                                                Silva, Michu (vc), Ramirez, Mata
                                                                                                                Rvp(c), Lambert, Berba
                                                                                                                Tremmel, Cuellar, Walcott, Mertesacker

                                                                                                                1ft and nothing in the bank. Should i save my transfer? Thanks

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                                                                                                                1. Trøgg ⭐️
                                                                                                                    5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                    There is a lot of money on the bench. I guess you can just ride this week out and then try and get the points back in the DGW. Defence isn't great for this week but I gather everyone is having similar issues.

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                                                                                                                  • Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
                                                                                                                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                                                    5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                    God, another Ramirez holder. It's like AIDS, or the love that dare not speak it's name ... 😉

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                                                                                                                    1. Declan-
                                                                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                        Got him about 6 or 7 weeks ago and there hasn't really been anyone else around the same price since. He'll be first to go in the WC. If i hold on to him any longer i may get aids 😉

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                                                                                                                        1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
                                                                                                                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                                                          5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                          Try and talk some sense into JK, then!!! 😆

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                                                                                                                          1. Declan-
                                                                                                                              5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                              I won't bother. It's me or him getting relegated in la liga.(maybe both). I might advise him to get on the bosellicopter instead 😆

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                                                                                                                              1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
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                                                                                                                                5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                Ohhh, shit! 😆

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                                                                                                                    2. Trøgg ⭐️
                                                                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                        Merry Christmas all!

                                                                                                                        Bego

                                                                                                                        Rafael, GJ, Shorey (Clyne, Cuellar)

                                                                                                                        Silva, Taraabt, Michu, Mata (Sterling)

                                                                                                                        RVP (c), Berbs (vc), Suarez

                                                                                                                        Any need to make a change? One FT left but I would quite like to save it. Although my defence doesn't fill me with confidence.

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                                                                                                                      • thorvaldsson
                                                                                                                          5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                          My strike force is RVP Holt and Aguero. Do I keep Aguero? I am worried about this rotation thing, 11m is a lot for a guy who isn't a nailed on thing.

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                                                                                                                          1. Declan-
                                                                                                                              5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                              I'd get torres

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                                                                                                                          2. Desertbug
                                                                                                                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                            Thoughts on lineup?

                                                                                                                            Begovic
                                                                                                                            Cameron/JEnrique/Baines
                                                                                                                            Silva/Michu/Puncheon/Maloney
                                                                                                                            RVP/Defoe/Berbatov

                                                                                                                            McCarthy Bassong/McCartney/Cazorla

                                                                                                                            Pondering Baines to Nastasic to help fund Berbatov to Suarez for next week. Question is: Do the Baines to Nastasic this week, or just sit tight and do both next week...

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                                                                                                                            1. Desertbug
                                                                                                                              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                                                              5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                              and Captain opinions welcomed. Chasing in my league at present. Leaning Michu over RVP at present...

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                                                                                                                              1. df34
                                                                                                                                  5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                  Who has your leader got that your 'worried about' mate?

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                                                                                                                                  1. Desertbug
                                                                                                                                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                                                                    5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                    Hmm, well, actually when I look at it, 5/7 ahead of me have Michu and only 4/7 have RVP, so I guess there is more chance to make up ground with RVP, but I just have fear of Michu feasting on Reading and me missing out. Newcastle defense not that great either, though, I guess.

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                                                                                                                                    1. df34
                                                                                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                        If Van P starts then I think home advantage swings it towards him. Reading by all reports really tightened up against City. Also Swansea have only lost to MANU, ARS and SPURS this season at home and have beaten Everton at home already this season too. Therefore it might not be that easy for Michu away from home as it is for Van P at home to Newc

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                                                                                                                                        1. Desertbug
                                                                                                                                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                                                                          5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                          Might be the case.... Thanks! Good luck tomorrow!

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                                                                                                                                • df34
                                                                                                                                    5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                    Never had Baines as think he is to dear. However, he could get loads of points versus his old club Wigan. I think Nastasic would be the better long term move.

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                                                                                                                                    1. Desertbug
                                                                                                                                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                                                                      5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                      Thanks... leaning towards keeping him for one last match.

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                                                                                                                                      1. df34
                                                                                                                                          5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                          Yeh makes sense. Would pick a Van p if in doubt unless your a good bit behind your leader

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                                                                                                                                          1. Desertbug
                                                                                                                                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                            44 points back.

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                                                                                                                                    2. Just One More Thing
                                                                                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                        That looks strong enough for this week & beyond - maybe Silva > Mata/Bale in the New Year.

                                                                                                                                        Happy Christmas to one & all by the way.

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                                                                                                                                        1. Desertbug
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                                                                                                                                          5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                          Thanks, I had Mata in earlier this year and dropped him before their blank. Looking to get him back in somehow in the new year. (I don't trust Bale's hamstrings as far as I can throw them 🙂 )

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                                                                                                                                      • Trøgg ⭐️
                                                                                                                                          5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                          I'd keep Baines for this week, that team looks good for tomorrow.

                                                                                                                                          No doubt after tomorrow you will have other problems and priorities anyway, one GW at a time 😉

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                                                                                                                                          1. Desertbug
                                                                                                                                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                            Thanks, and keep up the great season you are having! Captain thoughts on above crew?

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                                                                                                                                            1. Trøgg ⭐️
                                                                                                                                                5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                Cheers! Hopefully we won't drop like a stone as per usual after Christmas.

                                                                                                                                                I just know I'll regret not having RVP (c) against a Newcastle side that don't have Tiote and might not be able to keep the ball out of their own half.

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                                                                                                                                                1. Desertbug
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                                                                                                                                                  5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                  Yeah, Tiote absence painful for Newcastle. It's either RVP or Michu, I think, and as I spend a bit more time thinking and looking at the leaders in my league, I think RVP might be the way to go. You know what they say, always captain RVP.... (except when they are wrong)

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                                                                                                                                        • Tibbs
                                                                                                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                            Berbatov (c) anyone or too risky?

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                                                                                                                                            1. In Bale We Trust
                                                                                                                                                5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                Tempted.

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                                                                                                                                                1. Just One More Thing
                                                                                                                                                    5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                    Very tempted - have this down as 3-1 to Fulham.

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                                                                                                                                                2. bring on Real Madrid !
                                                                                                                                                    5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                    may be too risky
                                                                                                                                                    punt if u want to catch up in mini league

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                                                                                                                                                  • LOCO ABREU
                                                                                                                                                      5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                      do you have Rvp? captain berba next week when Rvp get rested.

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                                                                                                                                                    • Pop Ooh Yeah ★x7
                                                                                                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                        I wouldn't, but he is due a goal!

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                                                                                                                                                      • PUMPKINHEAD
                                                                                                                                                          5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                          Depends if you playing catch up or not. Not the worse move you could make especially if Ruiz is back..on penaltys too so ...

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                                                                                                                                                        • Declan-
                                                                                                                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                            He seems to like christmas but i'm still not risking it

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                                                                                                                                                        • LOCO ABREU
                                                                                                                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                            i'm thinking in Ruiz to my 3 striker spot with the wc, really cheap and good fixtures and rotation with pucheon till March. What are your thoughts?

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                                                                                                                                                            1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
                                                                                                                                                              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                                                                                              5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                              Jan Wild Card?

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                                                                                                                                                              1. LOCO ABREU
                                                                                                                                                                  5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                  yep

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                                                                                                                                                                  1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
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                                                                                                                                                                    5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                    He is too injury prone for that sort of planning.

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                                                                                                                                                            2. bring on Real Madrid !
                                                                                                                                                                5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                cmon berba fall tonight 😀
                                                                                                                                                                no chance i reckon

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                                                                                                                                                              • abreu
                                                                                                                                                                  5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                  Sneijder to Spurs rumour is exciting fantasywise, think they lack some x-factor after VdV left..

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                                                                                                                                                                  1. King Eric, in America
                                                                                                                                                                      5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                      😆 Tot has needed defenders and strikers for *years*, and all they seek is MFs.

                                                                                                                                                                      Hopeless.

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                                                                                                                                                                    • Red.Devil
                                                                                                                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                        If Bale is still there, he will become an even bigger goal threat!!

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                                                                                                                                                                    • Andrew
                                                                                                                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                        Schwarzer or Begovic for this week? Bench Shorey or Puncheon?

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                                                                                                                                                                        1. df34
                                                                                                                                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                            Beg for me until Fulham show some form.

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                                                                                                                                                                            1. Andrew
                                                                                                                                                                                5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                Yeah, I can see Liverpool scoring at Stoke for some reason so inclined to go for Schwarzer, especially as Southampton at home should be the game they recover their form.

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                                                                                                                                                                                1. df34
                                                                                                                                                                                    5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                    Best of luck with it:-)

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                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Andrew
                                                                                                                                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                        Thanks. I think luck is the name of the game with fantasy football sometimes.

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                                                                                                                                                                              • A2U
                                                                                                                                                                                  5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                  Just a couple of quick boxing day questions:

                                                                                                                                                                                  1) Suarez or Defoe? (already playing Bale)
                                                                                                                                                                                  2) Huth or McAuley?

                                                                                                                                                                                  Merry Christmas to all!

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                                                                                                                                                                                  1. Andrew
                                                                                                                                                                                      5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                      Defoe and McAuley. I'd probably play Suarez as well if I could. No point having a 10 million player if he is bench fodder

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                                                                                                                                                                                    • Just One More Thing
                                                                                                                                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                        Defoe & Huth

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                                                                                                                                                                                      • Red.Devil
                                                                                                                                                                                          5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                          Suarez, McAuley

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                                                                                                                                                                                        • df34
                                                                                                                                                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                            Suarez, as it spreads risk in case of Spurs failure. Also a bit dear to leave on bench. Huth as poses more of a goal threat.

                                                                                                                                                                                            Could you not play both Suarez and Bale?

                                                                                                                                                                                            Merry Xmas too mate

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                                                                                                                                                                                            1. bring on Real Madrid !
                                                                                                                                                                                                5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                suarez huth

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                                                                                                                                                                                          • Dr. Agabuse
                                                                                                                                                                                              5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                              Baines, Rafael, Nelsen (Davies, Demel)
                                                                                                                                                                                              Michu (Vc), Bale, Puncheon, Sterling (Walcott)
                                                                                                                                                                                              RvP (C), Suarez, Berba.

                                                                                                                                                                                              0.1 in the bank 2 FTs

                                                                                                                                                                                              What Transfer should I do?

                                                                                                                                                                                              Suarez out Benteke in - punchean out Pienaar in didn't convince me

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                                                                                                                                                                                              1. df34
                                                                                                                                                                                                  5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                  Would leave team as it is. Save free transfer for next week when rotation starts to kick in

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                                                                                                                                                                                                  1. Dr. Agabuse
                                                                                                                                                                                                      5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                      The problem is I HAVE 2 FTs now

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                                                                                                                                                                                                • bring on Real Madrid !
                                                                                                                                                                                                    5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                    RMT

                                                                                                                                                                                                    bego
                                                                                                                                                                                                    baines shorey enrique
                                                                                                                                                                                                    mata michu bale punch
                                                                                                                                                                                                    rvp tevez berba
                                                                                                                                                                                                    sub sterling dmel stam

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                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. df34
                                                                                                                                                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                        Looks good!!

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                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. Toby or Not Toby
                                                                                                                                                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                        Gonna go for a different approach Pienaar as Captain and Rooney as (V) .Simply based on home game advantage .Madness or worth the risk ????????????

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                                                                                                                                                                                                        1. df34
                                                                                                                                                                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Not for me mate,but be a great differential

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                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Dr. Agabuse
                                                                                                                                                                                                              5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                              I think, that's simply mad
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Don't you have Michu or a third potential armband contender?
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Not quite sure about Everton this GW without the big F

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                                                                                                                                                                                                              1. Namtab Nomolos
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The thing about Michu is his 50% ownership, If you're trying to catch up some places he is no differential to most of the ppl above you. Pienaar could get you a better green arrow.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                            • JoeySamSam
                                                                                                                                                                                                                5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                                Merry Christmas all! Just one thing, anyone have any suggestions on a mid and forward to get with 14.3m?

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Sessegnon and Djibril Cisse ..

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                                                                                                                                                                                                              • andres
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  If there wont be any other pressing transfers next gw i will do:

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Sterling &suarez out
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Walcott & benteke in

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  How does it look?

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                  1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Ghastly, to me. 🙂 Well, Bentekke, anyway.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Demelbrush
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Silva > Bale for free this week?

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Red.Devil
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Not for me. Silva is just starting to deliver points consistently.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Just One More Thing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          it's the $64,000,000 question and one which I have pondered. I am going against the grain, predicting low scoring games for both Spurs & City. I'll probably stick.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Andrew
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            I wouldn't. I'm guessing you can't get both in?

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • anish69
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            anyone with aguero keeping for tomorrow?

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Roberto Baggio
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Captain dilemma:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              1. Rooney - could go mental vs tioteless Newcastle, risk : benched and 1 pt cameo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              2. Michu - free scoring, risk: reading fresh new found hobby in the previous match vs mcity (parking the bus)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              3. Torres/Mata - rested , team on the roll frm 8-0 thrashing, Torres could go wild vs Norwich , risk: rotation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              4. Bale- playing against Villa who just got drubbed , risk: team bouncing back frm drubbing with new found hobby (see reading) - parking the bus.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Help. Thanks. Happy Boxing Day.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Daniel - DEXIT
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                So anyone going WC right after NY? I am tempted

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Nope.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                2. df34
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Will try and hold on, but will probably give in after 1 day!!

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  5 years, 5 months ago

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  *squeezes last drop out of bottle of red* *applies to eye*

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  "I see no ships!"

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