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The best set piece takers and targets for FPL Gameweek 5 – Part 2

Gameweek 5 presents Fantasy Premier League managers with another chance to back a set piece specialist against a team susceptible to free kicks and corners.

We’ve had another look at the numbers behind this weekend’s match-ups to find areas for exploiting.

Fantasy Football Scout members can view the data both in the Members Area and in the article below, where we go into a bit more detail.

This is the second part of our research and you can read part one HERE.

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  1. Villa Velour
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    10 months, 10 days ago

    What to do? (Midfield currently: Salah, Mane, Pedro, Neves)

    1. Transfer Salah for Haz
    2. Transfer Salah for Dilva
    3. Keep Salah

    1. Holy GunnarSolskjaer
      • 1 Year
      10 months, 10 days ago

      Anything ITB?

      1. Villa Velour
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        10 months, 10 days ago

        £0.2m ITB, 1 FT

    2. Alajiii
        10 months, 9 days ago

        Sell Salah for Dilva, or even Sterling preferably. Then swap Neves for Maddison, Moura or any other better midfielder with ur new bank balance.

        1. Villa Velour
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          10 months, 9 days ago

          Yeah thanks, think I'm actually going to hold on to Salah this week for the FT next week. Then Dilva and Maddison will definitely be up there with my first priorities. Not a fan of Moura.

          1. Villa Velour
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            10 months, 9 days ago

            Richarlison too of course.

    3. FPLGraham
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      10 months, 10 days ago

      Did a little draft WC. I think if I had the button on this week I'd go for something like:

      Hennessey
      Doherty - Mendy - Alonso
      Dilva - Hazard - Salah - Schurrle
      Ings - Aguero - Wilson

      Hamer - Ricardo Pereira - AWB - Hojbjerg.

      Sacrifices Mitrovic and Robertson from other templates but has a really nice attacking 7, three attacking fullbacks, plus cover for Ings GW6 in the shape of Ricardo (HUD).

      1. Misteak
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        10 months, 10 days ago

        Why not bennett?

        1. FPLGraham
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 1 Year
          10 months, 10 days ago

          Doherty is shooting / crossing like a maniac.

          Bennett a good option if you need cash, and Patricio definitely a strong GK choice but I think Doh is in line for attacking returns soon.

      2. HIAFL (Howe to Train your D…
        • 1 Year
        10 months, 9 days ago

        Beautiful team mate .Love it.Would have gone for similar if wced

    4. Misteak
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      10 months, 10 days ago

      Bottomed:

      A. BSilva > DSilva

      B. Firmino > Vardy

      C. Save FT

      1. Alajiii
          10 months, 9 days ago

          I say take a hit and make both transfers

      2. Champagne supernova
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        10 months, 10 days ago

        Looks like Fraser is out, what a bummer

      3. Holy GunnarSolskjaer
        • 1 Year
        10 months, 10 days ago

        Hart
        Shaw - Robertson - Mendy
        Salah - Mane - BSilva - Mikhi
        Zaha - Aguerro - Ings

        Subs; Hamer - Neves - AWB - Daniels

        Mane, Mikhi, Daniels > Hazard, Pedro, Bennett (-4)

        Thoughts?

      4. Totalfootball
        • 2 Years
        10 months, 10 days ago

        Wolves vs Burnley score prediction ?
        and goalscorer

      5. Evla5000
          10 months, 10 days ago

          Is Jota or Costa not an option again with Jimenez a doubt?
          Who's starting on the wings for Everton this weekend?

          Need a punt for Fraser or Theo...

        • poulteren
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          10 months, 10 days ago

          Hi all....please help! Would be much appreciated

          Should I wildcard the team below to the one even further below …5 injuries !

          Yes or No?


          CURRENT TEAM:

          Ederson / Stekelenberg

          Robertoson / Mendy / Coleman (injured) / Wasn Bisssaka / Daniels (75%)

          Walcott (75%) / Salah / Mane / Frser (75% / Stephens

          Zaha (75% / king / Aguero

          WILD CARD DRAFT:

          Mcarhy /Boruc

          TAA / Alonso / mendy / Wan bissaka / Doherty

          Salah / mane / hazard / stephens / Billing

          Ings / Aguero / wilson

          1. John_ITFC
              10 months, 10 days ago

              Nope!

          2. Pauntley
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 2 Years
            10 months, 10 days ago

            Which would you prefer?

            a) Bennett and Mitrovic
            or
            b) Shaw and Ings

            thanks

          3. YoungPretender
            • 4 Years
            10 months, 10 days ago

            Mkhi out for;

            A) Maddison
            2) Moura
            3 Lingard

          4. Gudjohnsen
            • 2 Years
            10 months, 10 days ago

            A. D.Silva, Lukaku
            B. Salah, Mitrovic