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Best Watford players to sign on FPL in 2018/19 – Complete Members’ Analysis

With just over a week to go until the 2018/19 season begins, Watford players aren’t proving to be popular purchases in the Fantasy Premier League community.

The Hornets are one of only two clubs – the other being newly promoted Cardiff City – who don’t have a single player with an FPL ownership of 5% or more.

This isn’t a huge shock, looking at last season’s figures: the Hertfordshire club had the third-worst defensive record in the top flight and only one of their players – central midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure (£6.0m) – scored more than five league goals. Richarlison, meanwhile, departed for Everton last week.

Javi Gracia’s side are third-favourites for relegation with some bookmakers and their form from Gameweek 14 onwards last season – the Hornets won more matches (six) before this point than they did in their remaining 25 games (five) – was that of a team fighting the drop.

Watford’s opening three fixtures this season are enticing, however: home matches against Brighton and Hove Albion and Crystal Palace sandwich the Hornets’ trip to Burnley, who could be in UEFA Europa League action either side of that encounter.

Encouraging underlying defensive statistics, the pre-season form of Andre Gray (£6.0m) and a tactical system that encourages their full-backs to attack are worthy of note, too – all of which we will expand on in the article below.

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  1. youneedmorecavaleiro
    • 5 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Any thoughts?

    Patricio (4.0)
    VVD - Mendy - Tarkowski (Cedric - AWB)
    Salah - Sane - Pedro - Richarlison (Chalobah)
    Laca - Firmino - Arnie

    0 ITB

  2. Giggs Boson.
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 7 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Shaw falling asleep.

    United need him off the wage bill...

    1. GianniBanani
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      1 year, 19 days ago

      First they need to sign decent LB

  3. Dakes.
    • 2 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    David Luiz or Bailly

    1. Boxwoods
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Why not Bellerin and suffer through first two? Looks good after that, and he could provide some attacking threat in GW1-2.

      1. GianniBanani
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Emery syndrome

      2. Duffy Dunk
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Suffering will probably bring a price fall with it.
        Staying away from ARS defs till gw3 at least.

  4. Boxwoods
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Ederson
    Alonso | Robbo | 5.5 | Tomkins
    Salah | Eriksen | Mane | 5.0
    Auba | Arnie

    Stek | Wan-B | Stephens | Quaner

    5.5 def is probably Bellerin (I know first 2 fixtures rough), maybe Bailly if United start looking less shambolic.
    5.0 mid one of Cairney/Hughes/Neves (probably in that order).
    If Mendy looks like he will play and Heaton heals up, Mendy could become the missing def and Heaton slots in for Ederson.
    If Wan-B stays nailed, could swap Tomkins for a def who rotates well with Palace (NEW, SOU, etc.).

    Players are largely template, but I haven't seen too many teams with this precise allocation of funds (most spend less on back line, more up top, and/or mid priced 3rd and 4th mids instead of premium 3rd and 5.0 4th). Obviously the 5.0 playing mid is a worry, but is the team otherwise strong enough if a 5.0 emerges who can score 115 or so (a ala Mooy last year)? Notwithstanding the new manager and new system, I feel like Alonso (and Azpi) can approach the points production they have the last two seasons (worries over Alonso last year - granted, different ones from this year, proved unfounded over season's course). Not confident that if I were to downgrade that 6.5 def position to a 5.0 def and upgrade 5.0 mid to someone like Richarlison or Jota (or upgrade Quaner to Mitro) that I would come out with more points across the two positions. Seems to be a dearth of value at the 5.0 def price point (and 6.0, other than Robbo/VVD and Mendy if he plays). Also trying to build a squad that isn't dependent on a lot of planned transfers (as events to come will no doubt dictate unplanned moves).

    Thoughts?

    1. bthomsen
      • 6 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      I'm having the same problem w/ the dearth of quality defenders at 5.0 and 6.0 bracket (and any bracket, really). It's been hard to have any confidence in defenders outside of a Liverpool defender Ederson, whom I've also opted for.

      I'm intrigued by your fund allocation. I was on Eriksen for a bit but am worried that Spurs won't be at full strength and thus he won't carry the same punch he would with a fit and ready Kane/Alli in the side.

      All told, though, I like the way you're thinking. You're tempting me to dump Rich/Jota for a Chelsea def. I think it's the right move.

      1. Boxwoods
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Cheers!
        KUNTHEMAN(C) has a very interesting 5-3-2 draft on the prev page that might interest you as well.

    2. LSP
      • 1 Year
      1 year, 19 days ago

      I like it! Cos it's very similar to mine.

      If you run a 4.5 set and forget keeper. You can have 3 premium defenders and Jota instead of a 5.0 in the midfield.

      I really think Patricia (as with Fab) will keep within 20-30 points of the top keeper this season.

      1. Boxwoods
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Will give thought to Pat in goal, especially if Mendy becomes a dependable option. Thanks!

  5. Disturbed
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Best 5m defender besides shaw and Burnley defence?

    1. youneedmorecavaleiro
      • 5 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Kola or TAA if they start

    2. fedolefan
      • 5 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Pool

    3. GianniBanani
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Sakho

    4. Choupo Trap House
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      I like Sakho a lot

    5. stat
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Pereira

      1. Cofinho
        • 3 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Kolasinac

        1. stat
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          1 year, 19 days ago

          Kolasinotnailedoninac

    6. TGNC
      • 5 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      I quite like the look of Trent if you dont already have Robertson

  6. stat
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Thoughts on this 3-5-2?
    Defence not the strongest but the cheap defenders rotate well for the first few weeks. Pereira potentially OOP.
    Not bothered about not having any premium strikers for the first few GWs.
    I could get Peltier for Bamba, but I don't want to take another risk in defence seeing as I already have AWB (last season Peltier was still rotated in some games). Bamba likelier to get BP too.

    Foster - Ryan
    Robertson - Pereira - Dunk - Bamba - AWB
    Salah - Sanchez - Eriksen - Mane - Richarlison
    Arnie - King - Kamara

    1. This Means More
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      No better picks than Sanchez? Utd looks disarray.

      1. youneedmorecavaleiro
        • 5 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Haz

        1. stat
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          1 year, 19 days ago

          Might not start GW 1

      2. stat
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        He's looked good in pre-season.
        Also he's an easy switch to KdB or Hazard once they get going.
        Can't be bothered with Sane, who could get benched if Pep opts for a 3-5-2 - meanwhile Sanchez is OOP for a few GWs and on penalties.
        Another option is Siggy + Morata/Laca for Sanchez + King but it's unclear whether Morata and Laca will be starting every week, and Laca's first two games are horrendous.

    2. GianniBanani
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Not balanced at all. Buying premium striker will cost you Salah or at least 8 points

      1. stat
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Not true. I could get a premium striker by downgrading Sanchez to a 6m mid and upgrading Josh King.
        Either way, I'm fine going without a premium striker until I wildcard around GW 5 - 6.

        1. GianniBanani
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 1 Year
          1 year, 19 days ago

          ok your right

    3. Choupo Trap House
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Pereira is an interesting pick. Sanchez > Sane and upgrade Dunk?

      1. stat
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Sane too much of a rotation risk for my liking. Dunk has some decent fixtures (GW 1 wat, GW 4 FUL, GW 5 sou). I think he's a bargain at 4.5 if he starts putting goals into the other team's net instead of his own.

    4. Hotdogs for Tea
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Forwards are precious positions, so not sure about having a non playing forward in your squad ?

      Surely better to play 343 and have a 4.5 playing mid on your bench ?

      Kamara to 6.5/7
      Richarlson to playing 4.5

      1. stat
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        I don't want to use my 3rd forward so I don't see the point in doing that.
        I think Richarlison is better value than other 6.5 / 7 strikers (bar King and Arnie)

        1. Hotdogs for Tea
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          1 year, 19 days ago

          Fair enough, but you end up with a non playing 4.5 3rd forward on your bench ....

          Personally I reckon Wood, King, Zaha, Tosun, Arnie, Wilson etc will all get a better points per game score than Richarlison this season .... as they all did last season beating his 3.3 ppg 🙂

  7. Rainer
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    RMT would have scored there.

  8. Cofinho
    • 3 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Eriksen and Son IN

  9. TGNC
    • 5 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Lacazette or Auba?

    1. speedyboyzz - RoboKlopp
      • 2 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Auba

    2. youneedmorecavaleiro
      • 5 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Laca, 1.5 is essential

  10. Rainer
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Eriksen & Son on for Spurs.

  11. CaTriEm
    • 6 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Elyounoussi would have been worth a punt but FPL have overpriced him I reckon.

  12. Dakes.
    • 2 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Are Laca and Luiz both likely to be nailed?

    1. Cofinho
      • 3 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Seems like. Laca for sure. Luiz maybe

      1. stat
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Not for sure but very likely

  13. TorresMagic™
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • Has Moderation Rights
    • 10 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Full time

    Man Utd 2 Real Madrid 1

    1. Giggs Boson.
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      If United stick to the 352, Alexis looks a terrific option.

      1. mikess
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        who played in the back 3 then? can't seem to see the 3rd cb

        1. Cofinho
          • 3 Years
          1 year, 19 days ago

          McTominay

          1. mikess
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            1 year, 19 days ago

            cheers

    2. LosBlancos
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      You don't see Lopetegui going "But this wasn't even 30% of my squad" 😆

  14. waldo666
    • 9 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    What's the better looking combo here?

    A) Firmino, Deluofeu and Cedric
    B) Arnie, Richarlison and Robbo

    1. TorresMagic™
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 10 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      B

    2. youneedmorecavaleiro
      • 5 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      B

    3. stat
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Definitely B

      Everyone in A might not start GW 1

    4. waldo666
      • 9 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Cheers all.

    5. Helia
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      B for me

  15. Drewgen
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    RMT please
    442, 0 ITB

    Patricio (4.5) Fabianski (4.5)
    Robertson (6.0) Mendy (6.0) Bailly (5.5) Coleman (5.5) WanB (4.0)
    Salah (13.0) Sanchez (10.5) Jota (6.5) Richarlison (6.5) Cairney (5.0)
    Auba (11.0) Arnie (7.0) Quaner (4.5)

    Will swap out Sanchez GW3 for KdB or Hazard unless he's on fire

    1. Cofinho
      • 3 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      8/10

  16. GianniBanani
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Should i expect rotation in Burnley def due the EL if they beat Aberdeen?

    1. Cofinho
      • 3 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Nah

    2. Helia
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      They havent got too much to rotate with

    3. GianniBanani
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      1 year, 19 days ago

      cheers both

  17. ★Kuntheman★
    • 3 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Am I the only one who doesn’t see value in most of the sub 9.0 midfielders? Think there’s a lot of fool’s gold there. Pogba and Ramsey the only ones that interest me, maybe Mkhitaryan/Willian if they’re nailed. The only cheap mid I’d be considering is Cairney. I don’t think they will outsource the likes of Azpi, Robertson...even Arnautovic, Zaha.

    1. Helia
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Theres always alot of fools gold in every season and then theres also always gold in places you dont expect... just got to pick the right ones 🙂

    2. Freshy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      There are 3 or 5
      Ill tell ya which ones they are after GW 3

    3. mikess
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      As long as you have a fairly balanced side you can soon jump on the real gold

  18. Helia
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Dont see too many people with Leno in the sticks.. not nailed or something?

    1. GianniBanani
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Probably ones with Mendy cant afford, others see better value in Ederson

  19. Somar
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Did this site post a "Favourable and Unfavourable Fixture" article since the fixtures came out? If yes can you please post the link to the article under my comment? Cheers

    1. TorresMagic™
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 10 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Don't think so.
      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C3dRhHfDnyA is a look at them.

      1. Somar
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Thanks, bud. Appreciate it.

  20. mikess
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 8 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    352/442, 0 ITB

    Foster, Fabianski
    Robertson, Bailly, Lowton, Tomkins, AWB
    Salah, Mane, Eriksen, Richarlison, Cairney
    Auba, Arnie, Kamara

    First rmt of the new season, how's the balance?

    1. Albrightondknight
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Well balanced and flexible. No City is not good though.

      1. mikess
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Thanks. I just changed Mahrez to Eriksen. I'll mull over that one

        1. Albrightondknight
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          1 year, 19 days ago

          Fair enough 2 very good fixtures to start for Eriksen and Mahrez must be a doubt despite been given the all clear. ( still yellow flagged)

    2. The Son-dance Kid
      • 1 Year
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Similar to mine so I lile it. Very good balance if you plan on playing 2 up front every week.
      My only concern is where you'd downgrade if you decide to upgrade your third striker at some stage. Might take a few moves?

      1. mikess
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        I'd likely change with a wildcard, Likely bring Kane in once August is out the way. A downgrade of one of the 9.5 mids would be likely source of funds

  21. 007 [RoboKlopp]
    • 2 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Hi, who is better for early GW?
    A. Mahrez, Cairney
    B. BSilva, Pedro/Rich
    Thanks 🙂

    1. Albrightondknight
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Watch CS a d decide then?

  22. Albrightondknight
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Ok DZ need responses here.
    The 11 below have to be nailed as my bench is too bad to post.
    I will monitor Luiz and Mahrez in CS anyone else not nailed?

    3-4 week plan with .5 ITB
    1. Mane to KDB
    2. Choice of 3 (probably Coleman) to Bellerin
    3. And maybe Davies to Mendy

    Patricio

    Robertson Davies Bailly Luiz Coleman

    Salah Mane Mahrez

    Aubameyang Wood

    1. mikess
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      If that team has to be nailed then you are going to have some issues. Davies, Bailly, Luiz, Mahrez and Wood will all be benched occasionally I feel

      1. Albrightondknight
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Fair analysis I would say.
        11 looks good but fretting on teamsheets ain't good will go to the drawing board again. Thanks.

        1. mikess
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          1 year, 19 days ago

          If you want nailed you need to go for the likes of Eriksen, one of Zaha or Arnie up top. Key players. Then the team sheets won't be too much of a worry

          1. Albrightondknight
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            1 year, 19 days ago

            K from that mid of Salah Erik and KDB ( when back)
            Then go Wood > Zaha / Arnie
            Would need to find 1 mil from defence
            And don't like not having 2 Coty attackers but they are never going to be nailed with the exception of KDB.
            Thanks again

            1. mikess
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              1 year, 19 days ago

              Coleman and Davies would be my shouts to free up a mil

    2. Scratch
      • 10 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Don't really see the point of commenting on RMTs before next Wednesday but... I could easily foresee a -4 after GW1 as there isn't much balance of budget

      1. Albrightondknight
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Not much budget balance - maybe none to be fair.
        Thanks for the advice.

  23. nimbin_headers
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 8 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    mata?

    1. mikess
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Could be ok for a game or two

  24. Flying Finns
    • 4 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Looking a little more long term, tempted to start GW1 with both Pogba and Bellerin ( both seem nicely priced) rather than plan for GW3 transfers. Madness?

    1. True Deadzoner
      • 8 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Planning transfers for the frist 2-3 weeks will never work out.

      1. Flying Finns
        • 4 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Thank you, that was my thinking

    2. mikess
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      You could easily start with Bellerin and bench him

    3. Albrightondknight
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Nod madness.
      In the scenario where they do better that expected in hard fixtures they would surely see price rises.
      If you got a decent bench definitely an option

      1. Albrightondknight
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Not*

    4. Kiwivillan
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Pogba is overpriced. Not consistent scoring enough playing deep

      1. Flying Finns
        • 4 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Pogba meant to play higher now that Fred joined?

  25. Scratch
    • 10 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Murmurs of Chelsea being unhappy with Willian. Maybe Pedro really is an option

    1. Kiwivillan
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Of course Pedro is option. I thought Willian going to another league was considered likely?

      1. Scratch
        • 10 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        The way I see it, if he leaves they'll buy a replacement. If he stays and Sarri is pissed off with him then Pedro is a shout.

  26. Saint & Reevesy
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 7 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    The downgrade from Salah to Mané frees up so Much cash. Anybody else feel their team looks much stronger without Salah in it?

    1. Albrightondknight
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Would not know. Ain't done a draft without him.

      1. Saint & Reevesy
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Yep you and 50% of players..... I’m aware of the risk

        1. mikess
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          1 year, 19 days ago

          I think there's a possibility to ditch through the season but I wouldn't start without in case he continues where he left off

          1. Batigol
            • 2 Years
            1 year, 19 days ago

            This. Starting without Salah is an unnecessary risk. Take a punt or two with your other players if you fancy a differential.

    2. Scratch
      • 10 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Most of the drafts i've messed around with are Salahless. While I don't believe he's worth the £13m, the trouble is the normally reliable alternative pricey big hitters like Kane, Auba, KDB, Aguero, Hazard, hell even Lukaku all have question marks over their season openers.
      Salah could be one to start with, then a downgrade to one of the above with change leftover.

    3. COK3Y5MURF
      • 3 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      It took you this long to try this?

  27. Toblerone52
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Finally love this draft.

    Morata is the only one I think people can dispute.

    Ederson 4m
    Robbo Bailly Luiz Cedric AWB
    Salah Sanchez Eriksen Neves Stephens
    Morata Arnie King

    Sanchez will become KDB whenever he is back and I'd love to squeeze firmino in but actually really fancy Chelsea fixtures so may just stick with morata for now.

    1. True Deadzoner
      • 8 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Luiz to start?

      1. Toblerone52
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        I hope so. We'll know more after community shield. Or maybe they will sign a keeper...

    2. Hotdogs for Tea
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Nice team

      1. Toblerone52
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Cheers!

    3. Kiwivillan
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Not bad

  28. ENEMY
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Best 5.0 mid? Kenedy/Hughes/Cairney/Lennon? Which 2 to start with? I'm currently playing 5-4-1

    1. ENEMY
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Btw I'm trying to rotate the 2x5.0 mids. I'm currently on Kenedy and Hughes! Any suggestions are appreciated! The other 3 mids are Salah - Sanchez - Mane! I have opted for Morata as my lone striker with Sorloth and Quaner on the bench!

      1. Regin
        • 2 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        That would be the worst fwd line I have been very seen.

    2. Scratch
      • 10 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      I'm leaning towards Ralls (pens) and maybe Neves (set pieces)
      Kenedy's a shout but awful fixtures

    3. Flying Finns
      • 4 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Cairney my 5th mid

    4. Toblerone52
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Actually a few decent options at this price. Hard to say which will rotate well as they all seem to start at home. Don't go kenedy. Neves, Cairney, Costa, Hughes and falls could all work out well

      1. ENEMY
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        1 year, 19 days ago

        I'll def start Kenedy for the first 2 games and then see later! No love for Lennon?

        1. Toblerone52
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          1 year, 19 days ago

          I'm a bit biased with kenedy to be fair as I had him towards the end of last season and he flattered to deceive and loved getting booked for a 1 pointer! Don't get your hopes up with those fixtures.

  29. CaTriEm
    • 6 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    RateMyTrash:
    Ederson / 4.0
    Robertson / Pereira / Kabasele / AWB / Peltier
    Salah / Richarlison / Mahrez / Gray / 4.5
    Auba / Aguero / Mitrovic

    Plan on starting Robertson and Pereira every week; Cardiff, Watford + Palace rotate really well to have at least one favourable fixture for the cheapies each week. Gray is a punt, he could really step up with Mahrez gone.

    1. Kiwivillan
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Midfield weak. So many with Rich as 3rd best mid. He hasn't scored since GW 12. Better options from promoted teams imo. Mitrovic no thanks. I'd rather Arnie+Zaha and 1 premium striker and spend cash elsewhere

      1. CaTriEm
        • 6 Years
        1 year, 19 days ago

        Appreciate the feedback. Like everyone else with Richarlison the thinking is that he'll thrive again under Marco Silva and at least he's at a price point where he's easily replaceable.

    2. This Means More
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      Good luck with the city rotations

  30. La Roja
    • 7 Years
    1 year, 19 days ago

    Malcom scores vs Roma

    lol

    1. True Deadzoner
      • 8 Years
      1 year, 19 days ago

      did he celebrate?