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Bournemouth attack appeals but defence remains suspect

With Bournemouth sitting third in our Season Ticker for the first ten Gameweeks of 2019/20 and meeting only two of the ‘big six’ in that time, there will be plenty of interest in their Fantasy assets from the off.

Despite £2.0m price hikes, Ryan Fraser (£7.5m) and Callum Wilson (£8.0m) currently sit in more than one in five Fantasy Premier League squads – although the ‘auto-pick’ selections will be skewing Wilson’s figure slightly.

Joshua King‘s (£6.5m) ownership is also in excess of 20% at the time of writing.

We have already taken an in-depth look at King and Wilson in a Members’ article, which examines the pair’s attacking credentials in a direct head-to-head comparison.

This Numbers Game piece will explore Bournemouth’s wider attacking threat but also analyse their defensive numbers from 2018/19.

Nathan Ake (£5.0m) is, perhaps surprisingly given the Cherries’ well-documented problems at the back, currently the most popular FPL defender in the £4.5m-£5.0m bracket, having been drafted in by over 16% of FPL bosses.

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  1. Binny
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    4 months, 6 days ago

    after much initial tinkering... grateful for any thoughts / suggestions....

    Heaton (or Pope)
    Robbo / Laporte / Coleman
    Salah / Bilva / Zaha / Fraser / Perez (or Tielmans)
    Vardy / King

    Suns: Ryan / Cathcart / El Mo / Calvert-Lewin

    1. Amey
      • 1 Year
      4 months, 6 days ago

      Too much ££ on the bench !
      You can shave off money from bench & replace Bilva Zaha to something like Sterling 5.5m Midfielder which gives you another © option

      1. Binny
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        4 months, 6 days ago

        thanks - you feel Sterling is a must have..?

        1. Amey
          • 1 Year
          4 months, 6 days ago

          Nope
          But it's better to have money (most of) in the starting 11 imo. Can go for Kun/Kane too

          1. Binny
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            4 months, 6 days ago

            cheers

        2. ROLLING THE DICE
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          4 months, 6 days ago

          And Digne.

      2. farmerfat
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        4 months, 6 days ago

        Agreed. You need one other solid captain option.

      3. MikeyMitz @EPLFantasyGuru
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        4 months, 4 days ago

        Too much on the bench??? Those are 4 super cheap players. All 15 of your players should start for their respective clubs. I don't see anyone you can downgrade to that fits that description. You have a good team.

  2. JohnBlack
    • 1 Year
    4 months, 6 days ago

    Thoughts on this?

    Ederson
    Digne/TAA/VVD/Trippier
    Salah/KDB/Siggy/BSilva
    King/Deulofeu

    Button Jorginho Wickham Kelly
    0.5itb

  3. Chelsea91
    • 1 Year
    4 months, 6 days ago

    Ederson
    Robbo,Coleman,TAA
    Zaha,Mane(c),Siggy,Tielemens
    Ageuro,King,Deu

    New changes team mate hope good to go , comment please?

    1. Amey
      • 1 Year
      4 months, 6 days ago

      Nice team

      1. Chelsea91
        • 1 Year
        4 months, 6 days ago

        Thanks mate

    2. NED KELLY
      • 8 Years
      4 months, 6 days ago

      Mane could miss first game with playing in afcon.. could be a risky Captain.. Can see Origi starting against Norwich

      1. Chelsea91
        • 1 Year
        4 months, 6 days ago

        I think mane will start mate

    3. NED KELLY
      • 8 Years
      4 months, 6 days ago

      Still a good team

      1. Chelsea91
        • 1 Year
        4 months, 6 days ago

        Thanks

    4. Binny
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      4 months, 6 days ago

      would take Fraser over Zaha if you have spare 0.5m and don't like Deu personally so would change him

      1. Chelsea91
        • 1 Year
        4 months, 6 days ago

        Zaha or Milli, fraser i think not interested because having King. Deu because attacking points.

        1. Lord Tachanka
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          4 months, 6 days ago

          Deu got 140 total points as a mid. Drop that by about 20 as now a striker and he is not going to get many points. Could also be dropped at any point as Watford have options.

          1. Chelsea91
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 6 days ago

            So jota is good option?

          2. Bilbao Baggins
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            In fairness, Deu only played 2064 minutes. 10 goals and 5 assists isn't bad.

    5. ROLLING THE DICE
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      4 months, 6 days ago

      Mane unlikely to start the season due to AFCON.

  4. NED KELLY
    • 8 Years
    4 months, 6 days ago

    Fraser or Wilson won't start the season at Bournemouth I think one maybe both will be moving on

    1. bigbudgie
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      4 months, 6 days ago

      sauce?

      1. Amey
        • 1 Year
        4 months, 6 days ago

        His gut 😛

      2. NED KELLY
        • 8 Years
        4 months, 6 days ago

        HP

    2. Andy_Social
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      4 months, 6 days ago

      Manager reported today as saying he's prepared to let Fraser go on a free in 12 months, and Wilson said to be signing contract extension.

      1. Thescaff
          4 months, 6 days ago

          This. Such nonsense spouted

      2. ROLLING THE DICE
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        4 months, 6 days ago

        Wilson due to sign a new deal. Fraser maybe but can’t see it.

        1. Andy_Social
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          4 months, 6 days ago

          Howe just said if Fraser won't renew he'll allow him to run down the contract and leave on a free in a year. Neither of them are going anywhere at this time.

      3. Vasqujg
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        4 months, 6 days ago

        Fraser and Zaha have Arsenal rumors, but Arsenal has no money to buy quality like this

        If they did become arsenal players, Emery would just bench them randomly week by week- so worthless for FPL purposes

    3. bigbudgie
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      4 months, 6 days ago

      Right. Who is being overlooked in template teams so far? And who is overrated in template teams so far?

      1. bigbudgie
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        4 months, 6 days ago

        For a start, I don't understand the love for Zaha at 7.0

        1. Thescaff
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Vs Richy at 8m, I know who I'd rather have

        2. bigbudgie
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          4 months, 6 days ago

          Not sure about the cheap forward lines with the likes of Jota/King/Delo - they could all flop, badly

          1. Amey
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Would be covered by Defense + Mo Raz though 😉
            I actually like cheap attacking duo alongside Vardy

          2. farmerfat
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Agreed. With two cheap at the top you have a very strong mid and defence but I feel you need that premium price point up top incase Kun/Auba/Kane start banging. That's why I am starting with Vardy so I can make the change in 2 moves if necessary

        3. Amey
          • 1 Year
          4 months, 6 days ago

          Overlooked:
          Kun, Lloris, MANE
          Overrated:
          Zaha, Bilva, Kane, KDB(Injury prone !!)

        4. Andy_Social
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          4 months, 6 days ago

          Overrated - Ryan

        5. Thescaff
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Overrated =Bilva, he's not a fpl asset

            1. Devo-McDuff
              • 1 Year
              4 months, 6 days ago

              I think him not being an FPL asset gets over-stated a bit, he has reasonable returns and though not a given, there is definitely the potential for much bigger returns. Bit of a punt but could be gold.

          • Pat Bonner
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Not been on here much but how is zaha overrated? He’s getting better and better every season and got double digit goals and assists last season plus is now classed as a mid. 7m looks good value to me. Firmino had similar output 2seasons ago as a mid (11g 11a) and was reclassified as a forward at 9.5m

            1. jayzico
              • 8 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Agree. A steal at 7m. Even so, can't fit him into current draft. Wait and see for me.

            2. pingissimus
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              4 months, 6 days ago

              His season was turned around by Bats arriving. Prior to that he was almost exactly level with Townsend. He could do the same again but he doesn't look like consistent points if he has no big hitter up top. He tends to take on everything himself and gets triple marked,

            3. Blue&White85
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              I’m with you here, think Zaha is a great option at 7.0. The only doubt I have is where he’ll be playing.

          • pingissimus
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Overlooked Fab - he offers the same value as Ederson and will get 140 points and save you a million that can make a serious difference elsewhere.

            1. jayzico
              • 8 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              7 clean sheets hmm

              1. pingissimus
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                4 months, 6 days ago

                140 points without pens and cs hmmmm

                I look at it this way. He's already hit cs bottom and the only way is up. I'd have WH as one side where general defensive returns could well improve (a bit).

                My other non Ederson choice is Lloris. He also is a save king and likewise Spurs could well add more cs but start from a higher base.

                1. The 5% Team
                  • 1 Year
                  4 months, 6 days ago

                  same here, my choices:
                  Pope 4.5
                  Fab 5.0
                  Lloris 5.5
                  Ederson 6.0

                2. jayzico
                  • 8 Years
                  4 months, 6 days ago

                  Yeah but he got a few PS I think. I'm considering Kepa if not Ederson

                  1. The 5% Team
                    • 1 Year
                    4 months, 6 days ago

                    Kepa also a good one. I went for Lloris at 5.5 spot because I already have Azpi as a sure starter in my team

                3. BDA Shadow
                  • 5 Years
                  4 months, 4 days ago

                  They've got a manager who only wants to attack and haven't improved any of their defensive assets. Don't see them improving much.

        6. Reddevilz
          • 3 Years
          4 months, 6 days ago

          Hey guys, pick one for me 🙂

          a) Ederson and Dendonker
          b) Begovic and Grealish

          The rest of the squad

          **** - Ryan
          TAA - VVD - DIgne - Kelly - El mohamady
          Richarlison - Salah - Pereyra - *** - Lucas moura
          KIng - Greenwood - Aguero

          1. amit1964
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            a

          2. JohnBlack
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 6 days ago

            A and downgrade Ryan

          3. Binny
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            4 months, 6 days ago

            A

          4. NED KELLY
            • 8 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            A

          5. Amey
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 6 days ago

            B is not an option for me because Begovic has 2 keepers to threaten his position in the team. Better go 4.0 Button & upgrade (?) Grealish by 0.5 if that lands you on a better player

          6. Reddevilz
            • 3 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Pereyra + 0.5 or Tielemans/ Perez ?

          7. ChocolateStarfish
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Just do you pal. Just do you.

          8. I Must Break You
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 5 days ago

            There is absolutely no value in premium keepers.

        7. thorvaldsson
          • 7 Years
          4 months, 6 days ago

          Dead Zone I'm torn!

          a) Robertson/Walker
          B) VVD/Laporte

          1. Amey
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Classic WB vs CB then.
            I'm always on WB/FB side.
            A for me. Mendy cementing his position in the 11 would give you (us) a better outlet of 6m Man City FB with serious attacking threat too

            1. thorvaldsson
              • 7 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              TAA is in the equation too but Joe Gomez like I said earlier can play throughout a backline only Van Dijk is safe in my eyes.

              1. Amey
                • 1 Year
                4 months, 6 days ago

                We worry too much.
                Taa Robbo are like Golddust imo. Wingers for a top PL team listed as Defenders @ 7m.
                I'm all IN for both of them

        8. La Roja
          • 7 Years
          4 months, 6 days ago

          Longstaff played 9 PL games and Newcastle value him 50m to Manu

          Tsheee

          1. Amey
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Ed Woodward be like .....
            I'd pay 60m !!!

          2. Lateriser 12
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Hello LR. How are we we doing?

        9. mranonymous
          • 5 Years
          4 months, 6 days ago

          Toby v Vert?

        10. amit1964
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          4 months, 6 days ago

          hii, please rate this:

          ryan

          coleman taa laporte christiensen

          perez brooks salah yarmolenko

          aguero kane

          sub:botton dendoncker kelly grenwood

          1. Albrightondknight
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Not bad at all.
            I think if it were not for the week 1 fixtures against the Manchester clubs there would be a lot more Che and hammers players in all our teams.
            But then there is the tempatation of a Spurs asset instead with that GW1 fixtures
            Finding the balance between starting well but avoiding too many transfers GW2 or GW3 is where I am at.

            1. The 5% Team
              • 1 Year
              4 months, 6 days ago

              yeah...Chelsea, WestHam and also ManUtd have a very nice run of fixtures after their opening weekend

              3 teams for me to look at during pre-season

            2. amit1964
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              thank's!

            3. pingissimus
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Problem with Hammers is midfield churn. He switched enough last time with fewer options, Their defence is less tasty and they don't have an attack.

              That goalie though!

          2. Disturbed
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 5 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Very similar to mine except I have king over brooks in a 4-3-3 and mane instead of salah

          3. pingissimus
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Love it,

            I have a similar version but I take a mill out of defence and upgrade Yarm - who is a strong rotation risk and get Fab

          4. jayzico
            • 8 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Pereya (very overlooked imo) over yarm for same price

        11. NED KELLY
          • 8 Years
          4 months, 6 days ago

          Kante playing deep this season will see a tighter Chelsea so more cleans this season so I makes kepa or Chelsea back 4 more attractive to me than last season

          1. Amey
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Yep
            Azpi looks good @ 6m

            1. NED KELLY
              • 8 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Very

          2. Lateriser 12
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Great point. Didn't think of it.

          3. Andy_Social
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            I've got Christensen in my draft, hoping he'll fill in for Rutiger while Zouma goes to Everton. Fingers crossed.

          4. The 5% Team
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 6 days ago

            still want to see how attacking Chelsea will play regarding fullback, but think you're right

            Same could maybe be said about Spurs defense with addition of Ndombele?

            1. Andy_Social
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 7 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              In a different sense, yes.
              Reading the FFS article on Frank, it seems he was too gung-ho with the Derby defence, sending his fullbacks bombing on and leaving gaps at the back. Possibly gold for Alonso if he plays the same. But of course he didn't have a Kante screening the defence so maybe they will be fine.

              It will mean Kante won't score the FPL points of last year, but he could add considerable value to the Chelsea defence.
              Could say the same of Ndombele to the Spuds defence, but Poch rotates his defence a lot so I wouldn't invest in any other than perhaps Lloris.

              1. The 5% Team
                • 1 Year
                4 months, 6 days ago

                agreed...for some reason Spurs fullbacks are rotated much more than at other (big) clubs, so Lloris looks like the go to option there.

        12. NED KELLY
          • 8 Years
          4 months, 6 days ago

          Be funny if Kane and Aubameyang smash it GW1 don't see them in many teams

          1. Lateriser 12
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            I agree. Feel like going ultra cheap in the fwd bracket is going to cost a few.

            1. Andy_Social
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 7 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Not if you own them at the expense of Salah and Sterling

              1. Lateriser 12
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 7 Years
                4 months, 6 days ago

                Agree.

          2. Sahil.....
            • 2 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Is this team balanced or i have spent too much in midfield
            Ryan/pope
            Taa a.smith diop o'connel bednarek
            Salah sterling siggy zaha tiele
            Wilson origi king
            Almost every 1 are nailed on except origi...but he has been handed a new long term contract and i think he will play more ...

          3. The 5% Team
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 6 days ago

            season will not be won or lost in the first GW...but yes, would be funny and shake things up 🙂

        13. Albrightondknight
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          4 months, 6 days ago

          There are lots of if but and maybes here but Martial with a decent pre season and run in the team could be a steal at 7.5
          Last two seasond goals and assists numberd for the minutes he has played is really good.
          Anyone agree or more likely he is gone before the season starts?

          1. Thescaff
              4 months, 6 days ago

              He's a wait and see for me. One doesn't pick injury prone or non starters

              1. Albrightondknight
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 4 Years
                4 months, 6 days ago

                Yeah I would like Little Pea too from GW2 but can't in a 451 formation that's for sure.

                1. The 5% Team
                  • 1 Year
                  4 months, 6 days ago

                  surely he won't be a starter?
                  So many rumours about buying a new striker

          2. NUFCAndrew
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Vardy. Worth getting him with a team with Sterling/Salah, or kills the budget too much?

            1. Andy_Social
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 7 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              If you set up well (like I have!) you can great a great squad with all 3. Can only afford 2 up top, mind.

              1. NUFCAndrew
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                4 months, 6 days ago

                What’s your squad, if you wouldn’t mind sharing 🙂

            2. pingissimus
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Simple to do.

              Problem is moving off him if he doesn't work out. Most will be blocked for Firmino and that leaves Laca or Wilson as a striker who'll score points.

              1. NUFCAndrew
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                4 months, 6 days ago

                Or you can upgrade to Auba/Kane etc. If you start with all budget options up top it’s likely to end in years when a premium begins to haul

                1. pingissimus
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  4 months, 6 days ago

                  You can of course but upgrades look tougher as you need 2 mill. That would mean for example moving from Laporte to 4,5 with a minus 4.

                  Agreed. I'm most definitely going with a premium - think lots on here are fooling themselves. Saw very few teams last time out go without a premium consistently - the same data as available then.

            3. jayzico
              • 8 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Easy to do with a decent balance I'd say. I even threw 3 big defenders into the mix

              1. NUFCAndrew
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                4 months, 6 days ago

                Currently on

                Brighton 4.0

                TAA Laporte Digne Taylor Targett

                Salah Sterling Siggy Yarmolenko Dendoncker

                Vardy King Greenwood

                I don’t think it’s balanced myself

            4. farmerfat
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              I think it is worth. Also allows a switch to Kane/Auba if necessary

          3. jayzico
            • 8 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Is there such a thing as a (even close to) nailed on 5m striker?

            1. ROLLING THE DICE
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Long probably the best option.

              1. jayzico
                • 8 Years
                4 months, 6 days ago

                Yeah was thinking Andone (BHA) and Long but theyve got about a dozen strikers

                1. The 5% Team
                  • 1 Year
                  4 months, 6 days ago

                  think Andone is your best chance indeed

            2. jayzico
              • 8 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Or a 5.5m striker?

            3. Sir EFO
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Joselu may be, I'll take McGoldrick for 5.5, Sheffield will surprise in the first few weeks ana on pens

              1. NUFCAndrew
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                4 months, 6 days ago

                Norwood could take pens

                1. Sir EFO
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 4 Years
                  4 months, 6 days ago

                  Took just one when Mc is not on the pitch compare to three for him

              2. jayzico
                • 8 Years
                4 months, 6 days ago

                Interesting. Know nothing about hime. I'll take a look; cheers.

                1. Sir EFO
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 4 Years
                  4 months, 6 days ago

                  I look at the info for the teams in pre season page

            4. farmerfat
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Keeping an eye on Wickham. Not saying hes nailed but if he stays first could be a good 4.5 option

          4. ROLLING THE DICE
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Quite boring...

            Ryan (Button)
            Robbo Digne Stones* Taylor (Balbuena)
            Salah Sterling Siggy Maddison (Dendoncker)
            Vardy King (Greenwood)

            *likely to be Maguire if moves to either Manchester club.

            I’d like some more Liverpool but don’t know where/how...

            1. pingissimus
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Nice.

              Not convinced by a Leicester double up with those fixtures, Vardy for sure. That said I don't like the look of any 7 and under mid.

              Ryan - I'm deeply sceptical.

              1. NUFCAndrew
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                4 months, 6 days ago

                Ryan is iffy/ but is there a better option when you want a rotation involving Burnley at the back?

                1. pingissimus
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  4 months, 6 days ago

                  Maybe not. Gunn? But I'm not much keener on Soton defence until we've seen how the 4-2-2-2 works

                  I'm not a rotation fan with keepers. I'm likely to set and forget Fab. Lots are waiting on SU but there I'm actively considering a 4.5 defender.

          5. BearHug
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Any fans can throw some input on Matt Targett? Is he likely to be a regular?

            1. jayzico
              • 8 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              I'd think so at that cash.

              1. NUFCAndrew
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                4 months, 6 days ago

                Agree

            2. avfc82
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • Has Moderation Rights
              • 9 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Yep, should go straight into the 11 ahead of Neil Taylor.

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

              Cheers guys.

          6. Disturbed
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 5 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Latest draft. Too risky or could work?

            Ederson
            Vvd Robbo taa Coleman
            Siggy Zaha brooks
            Kane Kun King

            Button dendo guendouzi kelly

            1. pingissimus
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              4 months, 6 days ago

              If you're going this way then surely it needs to be Fraser Wilson?

              1. Disturbed
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 5 Years
                4 months, 6 days ago

                Who would you downgrade to afford them?

                1. The 5% Team
                  • 1 Year
                  4 months, 6 days ago

                  if he looks 100% fit during preseason, could go Zaha > Yarmolenko

          7. Lateriser 12
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Man it's like everything is at a standstill.

            1. The 5% Team
              • 1 Year
              4 months, 6 days ago

              pre-season is getting underway now...quite a few team playing the next couple of days, so we'll see some adjusted RMT's 🙂

              some more transfers will happen I reckon (Arsenal, ManUtd?) and players like Abraham, Batshuayi etc will be added to FPL

              plenty to do 🙂

            2. Lord Tachanka
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 2 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              You mean the same pool of 20 players in everyone’s RMT (mine included) since the game launched? Maybe Perez as the only mover.

              1. Eat my goal!
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 1 Year
                4 months, 6 days ago

                Doubt much will chance in a months time

          8. jayzico
            • 8 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Now I'm liking it. Whatcha reckon?

            Ederson
            TAA. Azpi. Digne.
            KdB. Siggy. Salah. Brooks
            Vardy. DCL(monitor). King

            McGovern. Dendo. Targett. Kelly.

            1. Eat my goal!
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 1 Year
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Drop DCL and get Coleman instead

              Digne to azpi

              1. jayzico
                • 8 Years
                4 months, 6 days ago

                Got Azpi. Yup will wait and see re DCL

                1. Eat my goal!
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 1 Year
                  4 months, 6 days ago

                  So you do - morning eyes

                  DCL is 6 right downgrade to 4.5 and then you can get vvd and coleman

                  Coleman outscored digne in 2019

            2. The 5% Team
              • 1 Year
              4 months, 6 days ago

              what's your points prediction for KdB then?

              1. jayzico
                • 8 Years
                4 months, 6 days ago

                Who knows. If anything like season before last then great value.

            3. pingissimus
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Siggy kdB feels really nice and is the spine of my A team. But my feet are getting colder and colder about KdB.

              DCL could be gold but he wasn't exactly last time out and triple Everton is OTT.

              If you liked Fab last time out (most did after all) he buys you a forward or Fraser over Brooks.

              Nice team.

              1. jayzico
                • 8 Years
                4 months, 6 days ago

                Good points. Cheers man

          9. eririi
            • 3 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            My second attempt at a team:

            Allison (Button)
            AWB/Coleman/Walker/VVD (Kelly)
            Zaha/Salah/Perez/Richarlison (Dendoncker)
            Jimenez/Aguero (Greenwood)

            Any thoughts guys? Thanks in advance

            1. CONNERS
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Allison to a 4.5/5.0 and upgrade AWB to Robertson or TAA. Like the Aguero pick, makes a change from Sterling in 90% of teams.

          10. KAPTAIN KANE
            • 2 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Morning!

          11. Differential (c)
            • 4 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            https://www.bbc.com/sport/football/48958963

            Marseille
            Who are they?!

            Accrington Stanley beat French Giants Marseille 2-1, with the French outfit featuring stars like Dimitri Payet and Florian Thauvin.

            This is shades of my Accrington Stanley FM season a few years back haha.

          12. KAPTAIN KANE
            • 2 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Can't decide between this:

            A) Sterling | Tielemans
            B) KdB | Vardy

            Both have Salah & Kane

            Thanks

            1. Eat my goal!
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 1 Year
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Sterling and Perez

            2. pingissimus
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Prefer that team with Kun over Sterling in weeks 1 and 2 anyway. That way you can move from A to B in 2 weeks or for a minus 4

          13. NUFCAndrew
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Anyone looking at SHU assets? Like the look of O’connell & McGoldrick if they don’t sign a striker

            1. KAPTAIN KANE
              • 2 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Yes O'Connell as a 4.5 option though don't know much about him

            2. Christina.
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              Barsham/norwood

            3. Pasqualinho
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              4 months, 6 days ago

              They are strongly linked with Maupay from Brentford.

              1. NUFCAndrew
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                4 months, 6 days ago

                Now that’s interesting if he comes in less than 6.0. Promising player

          14. LangerznMash
            • 3 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Chelsea's hot+cold fixtures could make Zappacosta (4.5) the ideal rotation candidate. Rotation with Burnley's Taylor gives these fixtures.
            GW1 - SOU
            GW2 - LEI
            GW3 - nor
            GW4 - SHE
            GW5 - wol / bri
            GW6 - NOR
            GW7 - BRI
            GW8 - sou
            GW9 - NEW
            GW10 play eachother

            Then again, Lampard could be giving us false hope of a £4.5m starting defender ><

          15. Penguin
            • 6 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            I’m purposely going with the strongest team I can pick up until GW5 based on fixtures, & then using my wildcard.

          16. KujaliaFC
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            4 months, 6 days ago

            Any chance that Sergio Rico starts for Bournemouth?

            They have 4 left backs, including Ake and Daniels.

          17. maurorodi00
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 5 days ago

            Any opinion?
            Alisson/button
            Taa/adam smith/digne/azpiliqueta/kelly crystal (idont know if he is going to play this year)
            Fraser /mane/sterling/zaha/perez
            Jimenez/murray/4.5 someone

            I dont know if i want murray or calvet from everton and also i cant deside sterling feom city or someone cheaper like felipe aderson or pedro

          18. maurorodi00
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 5 days ago

            Fraser or wilson?