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FPL position change and Leicester move boost Perez’s appeal

Ayoze Perez has completed a £30m move to Leicester City, leaving Newcastle United after five years in the north-east.

Perez was one of a handful of Fantasy Premier League assets who saw his position change upon the game’s relaunch this summer.

An FPL forward in his first four seasons in the top flight, Perez was reclassified as a midfielder in June after playing more than half of his games in 2018/19 in more of a supporting role behind Salomon Rondon.

Had his Fantasy position been altered 12 months earlier, the extra points he would have accumulated for goals/clean sheets would have put him in the top ten highest-scoring FPL midfielders of 2018/19.

Available for £6.5m this season, Perez would have been an intriguing prospect even if had stayed on Tyneside – but a move to a Leicester side that has developed an attacking swagger under new boss Brendan Rodgers will provoke even more interest in the Fantasy community.

Members can read on for our study of Perez’s Fantasy credentials.

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634 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Jrot94
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 18 days ago

    Boy Goalie is hard this year as the 4.5 choices are weak. People going with Ryan alone feel good about that??? Besides the fact that Bournes are leaky, are reason that Begovic isn't getting more attention? Good early fixtures to figure out if another option emerges. I'm currently on Begovic/Krul pairing and not seeing many others. Any thoughts?

    1. xiMoxiee
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Whoever grabs the Burnley spot is the one to get in my eyes

      1. AuFeld
        • 3 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        Their defense last season was atrocious. I think dishing out the extra cash for Pickford/Lloris will pay dividends.

        1. Loftus cheeky nandos
          • 1 Year
          3 months, 18 days ago

          Burnley will do better defensively this season

          1. AuFeld
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 18 days ago

            Oh yes. So will Manchester United.

    2. Would Ed Woodward
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Ryan, Burnley keeper or Ederson for me.

  2. Jrot94
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 18 days ago

    I also like the WHAM/Burnley pairing, but doing that with my 4th and 5th defenders as Fabs is an extra 0.5 and cheaper to do that rotation in defense?

  3. jayzico
    • 8 Years
    3 months, 18 days ago

    Godawful bench but bar that how's it looking gurus? 3 Bournemouth for first 2.

    Heaton
    VVD - Digne - Ake
    Salah - Siggy - Brooks - KdB
    Aguero - Jota - King

    1. yakirh
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Kun to Kane
      Jota to fodder
      Get TAA/Robbo
      Upgrade bench

      1. BDA Shadow
        • 5 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        Kun is one of the most explosive and consistent players ever in the game while fit. There no reason to doubt him at the start of the season. Kane has been patchy for a while.

    2. Andy'81
      • 1 Year
      3 months, 18 days ago

      I'm favoring Kane over Aguero, can see Jesus getting a lot more game time this season and that extra 1m could help with that bench.

    3. jayzico
      • 8 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Not keen on Kane

      1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        TOT : AVL 388 mci -409 NEW 351 ars -137 CRY 280 lei 138 SOU 483 bha 359

        1. jayzico
          • 8 Years
          3 months, 18 days ago

          interesting

  4. Syphras
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 18 days ago

    Best mid at 6m or under?

    1. AuFeld
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Jorghino on PK's at £5m should be great value.

      1. Syphras
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        Any chance he would be removed from PKs with Lampard at the helm?

        1. AuFeld
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 18 days ago

          There is always a possibility with a new manager and with the transfer window open. We should get hints of the pecking order for PK's in the preseason.

        2. BDA Shadow
          • 5 Years
          3 months, 18 days ago

          He's the only one in the team who's been a designated taker before, and he's got a solid record at 11-1. There shouldn't really be any questions around it.

    2. jomikijiq
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Townsend

      1. Syphras
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        Already have Zaha, otherwise I would definitely consider him.

    3. Would Ed Woodward
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Daniel James at 6m if he plays well pre-season.

      1. Syphras
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        Is he likely to be a starter?

        1. Would Ed Woodward
          3 months, 18 days ago

          He's in both my drafts so I hope so lol, obviously I'll take him out if he's not. He looked really good the few times I saw him last season, has competition in Martial who Ole lost patience with at the end of last season and Sanchez who is the worst signing in the history of football.

          1. Would Ed Woodward
            3 months, 18 days ago

            If he does look like starting, everyone will have him, an attacking Utd winger at 6m?!

          2. AuFeld
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 18 days ago

            Sanchez was for free. We did have to pay for di Maria and his three goals.

            1. Would Ed Woodward
              3 months, 18 days ago

              At least Di Maria was good for a few games and we got a fee for selling. Apart from how awful Sanchez has been, it's the effect his wages have had on the rest of our contract negotiations that's the worst part.

              1. AuFeld
                • 3 Years
                3 months, 18 days ago

                You think Rashford's new contract is a little 'too much?'

                Bonkers we didn't keep Herrera.

                1. Would Ed Woodward
                  3 months, 18 days ago

                  I think every player, including Rashford, De Gea, Herrera, entered into contract negotiations with the stance that 'if Sanchez is on 350k a week...'

      2. Jarvish Scott Talent
        • 4 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        You could say that for every player at that price!

        1. Would Ed Woodward
          3 months, 18 days ago

          True, but not every 6m is an attacking winger for a top six club.

          1. Jarvish Scott Talent
            • 4 Years
            3 months, 18 days ago

            Top 6? I admire your optimism 😉 😛

  5. Would Ed Woodward
    3 months, 18 days ago

    Leicester do have some really tempting assets but I don't want multiple from the start, currently have Vardy but also like Maddison and Perez at their prices, anyone doubling up?

    1. Syphras
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      I am also tempted. If Perez is a regular I might jump on him.

      Kind of waiting to see what happens in preseason.

  6. Pompel
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    3 months, 18 days ago

    Something to think about - if Kane should revert to his "normal" score of 210+ points a season, he will actually be better value at 0.68 PPG/mill than any of the midfielders that played previous season, even without captaincy counted. Highest midfielder is Zaha at 0.67 PPG/mill. Sterling is 0.57 PPG/mill and Salah is 0.54 PPG/mill.
    (Courtesy Ludo's spreadsheet)

    1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Aha. Time to post my team ... 😀

    2. AuFeld
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      You lost me at 'IF'

      1. Pompel
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        Well, he was injured large chunks of last seaosn and still got 160 points. 3 seasons before that : 217-224-211 points. So no unreasonable to make that case

        1. AuFeld
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 18 days ago

          Valid point. I do understand your case that his regression last season was based on an injury. I hope his injuries do not become a growing concern and he turns into an 'Arnie.'

    3. The 5% Team
      • 1 Year
      3 months, 18 days ago

      so he's in your team I guess

      1. Pompel
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        Still too afraid to go without Sterling.... But might change, even go with three big hitters

        1. The 5% Team
          • 1 Year
          3 months, 18 days ago

          I'm between Aguero and Kane...both have their own downsides

    4. Would Ed Woodward
      3 months, 18 days ago

      My worry would be that he seems to be so much less selfish than he used to be, I'd want the Kane that would constantly shoot from anywhere and not spray passes from his halfway line.

      1. Pompel
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        That is a worry, yes. But then we do have FT's

    5. Whazza
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Problem is no one knows if he reverts, not much suggesting it.
      I'm going Sterling because even when Kane scored 29 and assisted 7 Raheem has outscored that in the last two seasons in terms of fpl points

      1. Pompel
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        But 1 mill price difference in Kane's favour now

        1. Whazza
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          3 months, 18 days ago

          Rightly so, Sterling got 70 points more last season

          1. Pompel
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 18 days ago

            Sterlign will probably score more this season also. But point still stands, that Kane will compare favourably with all midfielders if he gets back in the 200+ club, even without captaining.

            1. Whazza
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 7 Years
              3 months, 18 days ago

              I agree, however it's a big if. For me I can afford only one of them, so feel better starting with Sterling. He can be downgraded while Kane to Sterling would require a million

    6. Pompel
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Not too difficult to make a decent team with the three big hittes either:

      Pope(Heaton?) 4.0
      Robertson VVD Digne 4.5 4.0
      Salah Sterling Perez Townsend 4.5
      Kane King 4.5

      What's primarily missing here is ofc City defense

      1. Whazza
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        Very nice actually! Possibly just one of Perez and Townsend as they feel risky and another good def instead?

        1. Whazza
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          3 months, 18 days ago

          No Siggy is also the sacrifice you have to make

          1. Whazza
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            3 months, 18 days ago

            I missed your outwritten names don't make a full XI 🙁

          2. Pompel
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 18 days ago

            Exactly - Siggy is in my current team, this is a draft. But King to DCL could perhaps make up for that?

            1. Whazza
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 7 Years
              3 months, 18 days ago

              Frees up only 0.5? Or what am I missing

              1. Pompel
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 5 Years
                3 months, 18 days ago

                Rather as Everton cover, if there's such a thing.....

                1. Whazza
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 7 Years
                  3 months, 18 days ago

                  Oh well maybe.. Been reading they are looking for a striker though. They actually have a nice team, imagine if they could get Lukaku back

    7. Maximus Bonimus Pointimus
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      What’s the math on the 0.68?

      Is it his points forecast at 210/38 games = 5.52 PPG / his price 11.0 = 0.5 PPG/mil?

  7. Obi-Wan Bissaka
    • 5 Years
    3 months, 18 days ago

    Is 541 madness?

    Ederson (4.0)
    Robbo VVD Laporte Coleman Cathcart
    Salah Sterling Siggy Fraser (4.5)
    King (4.5) (4.5)

    1. hnmfm
      • 7 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      I feel like if you're gonna play 5 at the back then go all the way, don't play with Cathcart, get a Digne.

      1. Obi-Wan Bissaka
        • 5 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        Yeah, I see what u mean but would mean losing Ederson, Siggy or Fraser...

    2. The 12th Man
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      If King doesn’t play then you only have 10 starters

      1. The 5% Team
        • 1 Year
        3 months, 18 days ago

        yes, big risk of a formation with only 1 playing striker

        1. Obi-Wan Bissaka
          • 5 Years
          3 months, 18 days ago

          Yeah that's a good point, cheers guys

        2. BDA Shadow
          • 5 Years
          3 months, 18 days ago

          there's absolutely no evidence to suggest they would stop playing with two strikers. it's not a big risk at all.

  8. pingissimus
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    3 months, 18 days ago

    Finally found a use for FPL draft

    I keep getting tempted into a big 6 at the back as a mid long term set and forget. I know though I’ll get pushed into losing it by wanting to make aggressive moves. Solution - get a draft bug back 6 and see hiow that runs.

    I managed this. Not perfect but good enough!

    Ederson
    Robbo VVD Laporte Digne Perreira

  9. Pia06rc
    • 1 Year
    3 months, 18 days ago

    Thoughts on this 4-3-3 team? Any glaring areas of weakness? Should I downgrade someone to improve bench?

    Ryan
    TAA-VVD-Laporte-Holebas
    Sterling- Salah- Zaha
    Vardy- King- Jota

    Button- Dendoncker- Kelly- Oriel Romeu

  10. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    3 months, 18 days ago

    GW1:

    Ryan
    van Dyke, Digne, Zinchenko
    Mané, Sterling, Sigurdsson, McArthur
    Kane, King, Origi

    Button; Stephens, El Mohamady, Kelly … 19/20, 0.0 ITB, TV: 100.0

    1. Stoyan
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      3 big hitters and the rest seemks fine. Well done.

      1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        Cheers! 😀

    2. Syphras
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Seems like a pretty well balanced squad.

      Put off by the extra .5m to have a TAA or Robertson?

      Origi is always tempting. I have no idea if he plays but may do at the start of the season whilst firmino is rested.

      1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        That's my thinking. I am not paying 7.0 for TAA, when there is Digne. 🙂

        1. HamezMace
          • 5 Years
          3 months, 18 days ago

          Thought I saw someone post that Mane and Firmino have 10 headed goals between them, and TAA takes corners for Liverpool?

          1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            3 months, 18 days ago

            True. But I have Mané, Firmino is away, and there must be balance. 🙂

            1. HamezMace
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 18 days ago

              Indeed there must, I wish I felt as comfortable as you having McArthur and Origi as starting players.

    3. King Kohli
      • 7 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Looks good.
      Zinchenko, McArthur and Origi as risks which I'm sure you're aware of.

      1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        Zinchenko is an absolute cert imo, McArthur played more than 3000 minutes, so is nailed, and Firmino is confirmed away, so may not be fit in time. Origi is in contract negotiations, so they will want to tempt him. Perfect opportunity. 🙂

        Thanks! 🙂

    4. Pompel
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Very strong, though slightly risky with out Salah.
      Would ditch Origi for a 4.5 and get Robertson or TAA - as per the current template.
      Also, Pope/Heaton over Ryan ?

      1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        I won't do either of those, but thank you.

        Imagine posting a goalie, who doesn't play?

    5. Jarvish Scott Talent
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Dick van Dyke? Cor blimey guvnor.

      1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        😀

        1. Wrong Captain Choice - Ag i…
          • 10 Years
          3 months, 18 days ago

          Is Cicharito a good pick now since Arnautovic is off to pastures new?
          Great value at 6.0?
          Nice fixtures.
          Or are West Ham likely to splash out on a striker that will put him down the pecking order again?

    6. The 12th Man
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Nice team. Untested in Zinchenko myself. I’ll be watching with interest in preseason.
      The only thing putting me off Kane is GW2.

  11. Jellyfish
    • 7 Years
    3 months, 18 days ago

    Talksport saying Tzanzebe has just signed a new contract at Man U. Gutted as a Villa fan, but will be interested to see what he is priced at in the game. One to watch...

    1. Brooksy86
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      What position does he play?

      1. Jellyfish
        • 7 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        CB

        1. Brooksy86
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 18 days ago

          He can't be any worse than the rest of the CB's at Utd... Probably why they've locked him in!

    2. HamezMace
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Andereas Pereira has just signed up too....United going with Ole's baby faced assassins

    3. Would Ed Woodward
      3 months, 18 days ago

      How did he do last season? There's definitely gonna be a spot for the taking next to whichever CB we end up buying.

      1. Jellyfish
        • 7 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        He stepped up a level last season and formed a really strong CB partnership with Mings. Solid pacey CB....

  12. King Kohli
    • 7 Years
    3 months, 18 days ago

    Worth starting two 4.5s every week if it means you can afford the following:

    Ederson
    Robbo
    TAA
    Digne
    Coleman
    Salah
    Sterling
    Kane
    King

    1. Brooksy86
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Risk/Reward...

    2. HamezMace
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      It's a dilemma for sure, I'm very much considering it.

    3. GARY AND JAMIE
      • 6 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Personally I'd get cheap keepers and upgrade one of the 4.5s

  13. A Team Of James McCleans
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 18 days ago

    Ederson (Button)
    Robertson Coleman Rose (Kelly) (Simpson)
    Salah Mane Fraser Perez Hourihane
    Vardy Jota (Gallagher)

    Thoughts?

    1. JohnRoss
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      I think i would prefer sterling and salah or sterling and mane. Better rotation for captaincy and allows an extra pool defender

  14. Syphras
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 18 days ago

    Any thoughts on my current team. Looking at other peoples I'm starting to feel a little light at the back.

    Alison | Button
    TAA | Digne | Adam Smith | Cathcart | Dunk
    Salah | De Bruyne | Sigurdsson | Zaha | Doucouré
    Vardy | King | Long

    Any recommendations for 5/5.5m def?

    Thanks!

    1. AuFeld
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Coleman, Maguire, Davies ?, Rose, Trippier, and Chillwell.

      Spurs wingbacks' could be a guessing game.

    2. JohnRoss
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Im not sure about kdb from the off. Maybe downgrade him and use the money to improve a defender

    3. Would Ed Woodward
      3 months, 18 days ago

      I think your bench is too strong.

    4. Marty McFly
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      3 months, 17 days ago

      Coleman
      Maguire
      Zinchenko

  15. King Kohli
    • 7 Years
    3 months, 18 days ago

    Do we think Walker is better than any 5.5 defender in the game?

    Struggling to find any 5.5 I like other than Coleman.

    1. HamezMace
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      If Maguire goes to City he'll be in every team.

      Trippier and Gomez also ones to monitor in preseason.

    2. AuFeld
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      I think there are better £6m defenders then Walker.

  16. Jay Jay Okocha
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 18 days ago

    Rondon at Everton or West Ham would go straight into my team.

    1. Jarvish Scott Talent
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Before you know his price?

      1. Would Ed Woodward
        3 months, 18 days ago

        When you know, you know.

    2. BDA Shadow
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Why..? He's never had a good scoring record and never nailed down a club.

    3. Maximus Bonimus Pointimus
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Interestingly whilst his overall record does not seem hugely prolific at first glance (50 attacking returns in 140 premier league games)...

      His recent record has been pretty solid (17 attacking returns in his last 26 premier league games)

      Needs a kind price, but could be a very useful FPL asset if he maintains recent form and doesn’t come in too expensive

    4. Andy_Social
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Hmm, never rated so never had him - which was a mistake last season. He'd be better than DCL, but I suspect he'd cost 7m plus, and I don't think I'd give him priority over King, Jota and Deulofeu.

  17. Worsle90
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 18 days ago

    De Gea
    W-B, Lindelöf, Bailly, Shaw
    McTominay, Fred
    Lingard, Pogba, Martial
    Rashford

    Is this the best Utd XI? Perhaps with Matic instead of one of the other pivots.

    1. DanM8
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      if that is their best they will struggle for sure!

      1. Worsle90
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        Are there any glaring oversights? Lukaku if he stays, perhaps. Worrying times.

        1. DanM8
          • 5 Years
          3 months, 18 days ago

          Mayeb Axel at the back, and James over Martial

        2. The 5% Team
          • 1 Year
          3 months, 18 days ago

          Pogba stays then?

          1. Worsle90
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 18 days ago

            God knows

    2. HamezMace
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Smalling is ahead of Bailly, but expect a new centre back.

      Lingard, Martial, Rashford is backed up by Mata, Sanchez, James, and Lukaku, so the squad depth isn't bad to be fair.

      The funny thing about United is we dismiss those names are awful players, but Sanchez has been tearing up the Copa America this summer, Lukaku has a pretty decent record at United and Belgium, Rashford is regularly one of Englands best players.

      1. Worsle90
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        Disgracefully underachieving for their clubs. It’s a very good sqaud!

        1. HamezMace
          • 5 Years
          3 months, 18 days ago

          That's what I'm saying, people in general look at names like Rashford and Lukaku and comment how terrible they are, the reality is they are good enough for most of the top sides in Europe.

      2. The 5% Team
        • 1 Year
        3 months, 18 days ago

        One of the teams to really look at during pre-season

        1. Worsle90
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 18 days ago

          Definitely. Potentially some very good value Fantasy inclusions among them

    3. Would Ed Woodward
      3 months, 18 days ago

      De Gea
      AWB Lindelof Maguire Shaw
      Longstaff
      McTominay Fernandes
      NotLingard Rashford James

      1. The 5% Team
        • 1 Year
        3 months, 18 days ago

        Make it happen Ed

      2. AuFeld
        • 3 Years
        3 months, 18 days ago

        I prefer two forwards with Rashord and either James/Martial/Sanchez and then have Mata (with his creativity and work rate) right under with a diamond shaped midfield.

        1. Worsle90
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 18 days ago

          Interesting. Have a personal preference for Lingard with Mata off the bench.

  18. DanM8
    • 5 Years
    3 months, 18 days ago

    More tinkering but think I'm more or less set before looking at pre-season games
    Zaha can become Perez
    Wesley can become fodder and switch to 4-4-2

    Ederson (Button)
    Robertson Digne Ake (Targett, Kelly)
    Salah B.Silva Siggy Zaha (Dendoncker)
    Kane King Wesley

  19. Would Ed Woodward
    3 months, 18 days ago

    xxx
    TAA Robertson Digne xxx
    Salah xxx Zaha James
    Vardy King

    Which do you prefer?

    A) Ryan, Zinchenko, Sterling
    B) Ederson, Laporte, KdB

    1. Worsle90
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      B

  20. Clay Davis
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    3 months, 18 days ago

    Thoughts...

    A) Sterling, Hernandez
    b) Siggy, Vardy (1 ITB)

    Team:
    Fabianski (Ryan)
    TAA, VVD, Trippier (Elmohamady, Kelly)
    Salah, Sterling, Zaha, Brooks, Perez
    King, Ings (Hernandez)

  21. Nunoooooooooo
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    3 months, 18 days ago

    Jota or Pérez? And why!

    (4-4-2 vs 4-3-3 btw, I know they are different positions!) 😉

    1. Klein
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 18 days ago

      Tough choice. Jota better but not sure on forward and got europa too. I am going with perez.

    2. Andy_Social
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      I like both in terms of value, so I have them both.

  22. LangerznMash
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Where exactly does Ayoze Perez fit in at Leicester.
    His best position is playing as a second striker.
    If Leicester line up 442 (below) then Perez will be gold.

    Vardy Perez
    Maddison Tielemans Ndidi Barnes

    However this would hinder the appeal of Maddison (playing wide) and Tielemans (playing deeper).

    They could line up 4231 but he would be competing with Maddison, Barnes, Gray, Albrighton and Ghezzal for an attacking midfield role. Or if they lineup 4141 he would be playing wide or deeper again with lots of competition.

    Due to this I believe Vardy is the only viable Leicester option from the off.

    1. Andy_Social
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      As I wrote minutes ago, Brendan was tinkering to find his best formation at the tail end of last season. No doubt he'll use pre-season to continue the process to find how Perez best fits. At this moment in time we simply can't say - we need to monitor pre-season closely.