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  1. Dare Do The Punt
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 4 days ago

    Another requirement:

    •Must have captained Duffy last season

    🙂

    1. Tomerick
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      I triple captained him so I must be guaranteed a job.

    2. JohnnyMagrinho
      • 49 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Haha. Brilliant.

      I still remember the utterly bizarre article that was posted which declared Brighton defensive assets were a must because it was a DGW hahaha.

      I'd love a bit more insight than that for this season but I highly doubt we will find it here.

      Still, we have all the RMT posts to laugh at.

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

        “... Still, we have all the RMT posts to laugh at ...”. Don’t be so modest - you’re good for a laugh too. :).

  2. RubberDucky
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    3 months, 4 days ago

    I just had my 1st FPL Article published, but that job description was like another language to me. lol

    1. G-Whizz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      😆

      Congrats on the article!

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

        thanks very much its out there on the web now by @FPL_RubberDucky "Thirteen Years Of Hurt Never Stopped Me Dreaming"

  3. No Professionals
    • 2 Years
    3 months, 4 days ago

    A) kane and Townsend
    B) vardy and bernado

    1. Whazza
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      B assuming you will captain Salah/Sterling most weeks

    2. No Professionals
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Only have Salah in both (and KDB)

    3. The Pesci challenge
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      B

    4. Witty Pun: Not good at this…
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Both Townsend and Bernardo are poor ways to spend money.

    5. The Champ is here
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Easy b

    6. Good Times
      • 6 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      A, Townsend should have more responsibility this season with zaha looking to move, potential there

  4. ZeBestee
    • 5 Years
    3 months, 4 days ago

    Anyone looking at Azpi? If he is attacking then he has the potential to garner a good number of attacking points coupled with the good early fixtures and even better CS potential. At 6M is he worth a place for many of the Managers?

    1. The Pesci challenge
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Tempted but just want to see how this fat frank Chelsea plays, probably give it 6 games and go from there

    2. Whazza
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Right now I'm more interested in Zappacosta (4.5!) who has started the last two. Azpi played CB in the first game as well

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

        Zappacosta didn't start the first one.

        1. Whazza
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          3 months, 4 days ago

          My bad, played there. Who starts in pre-season isn't very relevant anyway, whole team changes at half-time

          1. OLDHERMAN
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 3 days ago

            The problem is, Zappacosta is an atrocious player. That's the problem.

    3. Dybala10
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      One to watch as they have some great fixtures but hard to judge, especially when some bargains may emerge like Tomori, Christensen or James.

      1. OLDHERMAN
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Or Mount. A beast.

  5. FPL Virgin
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 4 days ago

    I'm tempted to apply.

    Bossing the mods about would be a nice perk, too. 😉

    1. TorresMagic™
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Think the 500K rank rules you out 🙁

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

        Didn't stop Munday

        1. TorresMagic™
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • Has Moderation Rights
          • 10 Years
          3 months, 4 days ago

          Last 3 seasons rule.

        2. FPL Virgin
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 4 days ago

          😆

    2. Fantasy Gold
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Definitely apply Virg.

      Make sure you never stop trying.

      1. FPL Virgin
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        3 months, 4 days ago

        Thanks m8.

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

        He's trying for sure, that's the issue.

        1. Don Van White Jam
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          10/10

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

    Which do you prefer and why? (ignore the formation change please)

    A) Sterling Maddison Fraser
    B) Vardy Sigurdsson KDB

    1. The Pesci challenge
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      B more balanced

      1. Whazza
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        3 months, 4 days ago

        Thanks, think I'm leaning that way but no Sterling feels silly too

    2. No Professionals
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      A

    3. Hedge
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      B - not sure Sterling with justify his price, think Siggy and Vardy will do well this season and probably better than Maddison and Fraser

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

      B without a doubt

  7. Bob Vrabkab
    • 7 Years
    3 months, 4 days ago

    What sort of bunce am I looking at?

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

      Lowest bidder wins

    2. NIKO.
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Steve?

    3. TorresMagic™
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Freddie?

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

      £300

      1. Bob Vrabkab
        • 7 Years
        3 months, 4 days ago

        Three hundred quid for an hours work!?

    5. Fantasy Gold
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Zero hour contract.

      You also get to go round Mark’s house and tidy up.

      1. On the Shoulders of Giants
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        3 months, 4 days ago

        And you also get to go round Joe's and take the dogs for a walk while he's doing the podcasts 🙂

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

        Is that a euphemism?

  8. Davidwes
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    3 months, 4 days ago

    Ryan
    TAA Digne Coleman
    Salah KDB Maddison Jorginho
    Kane Vardy Deulofeu

    Bench: Button,rico,kelly,dendoncker
    Any thoughts?

    1. TorresMagic™
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Decent if the bench defenders start.

    2. Hart-ake
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Solid- but keep an eye on Jorginho's minutes over pre-season. If he's not playing much, I would be tempted to upgrade there.

    3. Good Times
      • 6 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Decent, few teams that's spent on forwards

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

      Double Everton defense is too much. Switch for Doherty?

      1. Brosstan
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        3 months, 4 days ago

        Lol

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

          I don't get it?

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

            Doherty is the most overpriced defender in the game.

  9. Hart-ake
    • 2 Years
    3 months, 4 days ago

    Do we reckon Giroud nails down that Chelsea forward spot? Could be incredible value. I can see him being no.1 and Bats and Abraham getting minutes here or there.

    1. Good Times
      • 6 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Wait and watch scenario

      1. Hart-ake
        • 2 Years
        3 months, 4 days ago

        yep. Whoever gets the position is surely a shoe-in.

  10. Good Times
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 4 days ago

    How's she looking?

    Ryan
    Robertson vvd Mendy Coleman dunk
    Salah Sterling telimans
    Kane king
    Fodder?

    1. Beatle
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Good although think Mendy is a risk

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

      Are you Silver Tony?

      1. Good Times
        • 6 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        No sir, why would you think that I am silver Tony?

  11. JJeyy
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 4 days ago

    Fraser or King + 1mil to upgrade the defence?

    1. Good Times
      • 6 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      King + 1mil

    2. Beatle
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      King

    3. Loftus cheeky nandos
      • 1 Year
      3 months, 4 days ago

      King

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

      I have just got in Fraser, so ... 🙂

    5. Nomar
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Fraser.

  12. Bruce Lee
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    3 months, 4 days ago

    Who is your pick of the 5.5m mids?

      1. Bruce Lee
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        3 months, 4 days ago

        Ahh hell no, how much do I need to get a decent mid? 6m? 6.5m?

        1. Whazza
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          3 months, 4 days ago

          I think Brooks is decent for the first two. Or Tielemans.
          At 6.0 only Yarmolenko at a push. My fifth mid is Maddison atm

          1. Bruce Lee
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            3 months, 4 days ago

            That's expensive for a 5th... is that rotation or a 5 mid formation?

            1. Whazza
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 7 Years
              3 months, 4 days ago

              Playing 352 atm, see below 🙂

          2. POLSKA GOLA
            • 6 Years
            2 months, 25 days ago

            He’s my 3rd mid lol

    1. 16ShimiC16
      • 8 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Moutinho/McCarthur

      1. Bruce Lee
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        3 months, 4 days ago

        Moutinho is interesting... Neves would be nice if he didn't alternate pens with Jimi

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

          Don't enjoy seeing Neves step up for a penalty so I hope Jimenez nails them down this season, as he should.
          Moutinho has his fair share of set-pieces though and plays further up the pitch than Neves.

    2. Hart-ake
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Slim pickings. I think you got up to 6.5 or just go for a 4.5 and bench them personally.

    3. G-Whizz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      El Ghazi 🙂

  13. Whazza
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 7 Years
    3 months, 4 days ago

    Latest draft and first attempt at 352, thoughts?

    Burnley GK
    Robbo TAA Digne
    Salah Siggy Bilva Fraser Maddison
    Vardy King

    4.0 Targett Wickham 4.0

    1. tbeans22
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      I'd be a little nervous with Bilva as my only ManCity attacking player...

      1. Whazza
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        3 months, 4 days ago

        He is there because of his price tbh. I think 12M for Sterling is too much as I rather captain Salah. I also see Vardy as a big hitter and captain option at just 9, but wouldn't captain KDB at 9.5 (if that makes sense)

        1. Hedge
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          3 months, 4 days ago

          KDB the perfect middle ground for me

          1. Whazza
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            3 months, 4 days ago

            Don't you think Bilva will play further forward? Both could end up being steals tbh.

        2. tbeans22
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          3 months, 4 days ago

          I hear ya. My first team had Siggy instead of Sterling and I spread the money around but I feel like you're looking at a red arrow every game that Sterling goes off. Right now I'm looking at:

          Pope
          TAA/Robbo/Coleman
          Salah/Sterling/Tielemans/Fraser/Jorginho
          Vardy/King

          1. polis
            • 8 Years
            3 months, 3 days ago

            Undoubtedly a red arrow when Sterling does but could you argue greens the rest of the time?

            There's also no ruling out a haul from someone else in the same week.

            Don't get me wrong, I'm nervous as a non-Sterling owner but spreading across a squad feels better for me.

            1. tbeans22
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 3 days ago

              Absolutely a legit argument. I guess it decides how lucky you get week to week with those other players. For me I'll take the semi-certainty of Sterling points but I think this is one of the big choices we're forced to make this year.

    2. Bruce Lee
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Pretty cool man - I thought Heaton was Burnley'd number one
      Nice to see how good of a team you can get without Salah + Sterling

      1. Whazza
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        3 months, 4 days ago

        It's looking like Pope atm but we will know closer to deadline.
        Thanks, I hope it pays off too 🙂

    3. Zenith UK
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Maddison down to Yarmolenko and Bilva up to KDB

    4. POLSKA GOLA
      • 6 Years
      2 months, 25 days ago

      If you’re set in this formation switch Wickham to Greenwood

  14. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    3 months, 4 days ago

    There is a young midfielder, playing in the third best fixture on opening day, who has scored 200+ previously, who is on set pieces, and who is in nobody's team. He is the solution to my 352 team! 😉

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

      if he's still there...but probably will 🙂

    2. Whazza
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      If you mean Fraser he is in my team above your post

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

        i was thinking Eriksen

        1. Whazza
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          3 months, 4 days ago

          oh

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

          It is Eriksen, Fraser hasn't crossed 200 points?

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

      It's a fair point. You could have KdB and Eriksen instead of Sterling and a 6.5.

      1. BigBarn
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        3 months, 4 days ago

        But I suppose that's the same debate people have been having with Vardy. But Erik is definitely under-the-radar if Spurs get it together (and Ndembele looks like a player to me).

        1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          3 months, 4 days ago

          Indeed. But Spurs have immeasurably better fixtures. And Vardy may well be past it. 32, 33 in January. Which is fine. For Goalkeepers. 😉

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

            Didn't you just recommend Holebas? (35)

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

              Watford don't appear to want to let him go. 🙂

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

              And we are talking pace, not positioning.

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

              Took 115 corners, last Season. Blimey. They better get someone else on the job!

          2. Zenith UK
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 3 days ago

            Re: Age. Check out CR7

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

              What is he? 38?

    4. Bobby Reds
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Eriksen only scores well when Kane scores well...

    5. polis
      • 8 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Do you feel confident in a play who's suggested he was looking at a move?

      Unless pre-season suggests otherwise, I'm not sure personally.

  15. chilli con kone
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 4 days ago

    Any decent 5.0 defenders to start the season with?

    1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Holebas. Takes corners.

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

      Boly. Tall.

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

      You have interesting players that can pop some goals from time to time:

      Duffy is a aggressive beast for headers

      Schar is a Card Magnet but scores

      Boly is tall bean poll that scores

      Lascelles used to score but gets hurt a lot

      Ake is interesting, if he played for Chelsea or a big team he could instantly be a VVD (this is just my opinion)

    4. chilli con kone
      • 6 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Cheers All

  16. BigBarn
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    3 months, 4 days ago

    Just an observation. Spurs really do have a smashing run of home fixtures, right up to GW18 (AVL NEW CPL SOU WAT SHU BOU BUR), when they play Chelsea. Up to then, nothing but newly-promoted or bottom-half teams at home. (And of course some decent away ones too.) If New WHL becomes the happy-place Old WHL was before they moved ... there's points in Spurs somehwere.

    1. Loftus cheeky nandos
      • 1 Year
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Lots of possibility for cs so I’ve got lloris

      1. BigBarn
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        3 months, 4 days ago

        He was in my first bunch of drafts. It's definitely tempting. You'd assume they'll keep at least a few more home clean sheets this year anyway and then, blimey, that run ...

    2. Valar(Keith)
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Exactly.. Was the reasoning being my alternating Kane and Sterling captain plan. Slowly chickening out of that though. I want Kane however, and son when fit

      1. BigBarn
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        3 months, 4 days ago

        Yeah, Son and his love of home games. Fully rested. File under 'flexible thinking required'.

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

      After Chelsea it's Brighton, btw. Right up to Christmas, you'd have to assume, a lot of home points.

  17. Artorias
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    3 months, 4 days ago

    Thoughts on this team guys. Any advice will be appreciated

    Lloris Button
    Robertson VVD Zinchenko Coleman Diop
    Salah Bernardo Zaha Maddison Dendoncker
    Kane King Greenwood

    .5 m in the bank

    1. jojon440
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      Nice team. Downgrade Maddison to Tielemans or Perez and upgrade Kane to Aguero? Just until September...

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

        Thank you

  18. Markus
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    3 months, 4 days ago

    Why everyone will have at least 1 Chelsea (and probably Man Utd) Mid/Fwd on wildcard

    Just a few thoughts on Chelsea (and Man Utd). At a conservative estimate of regressing from last year's performance (which for both was poor in comparison to recent years), you would expect both teams to have a minimum of 55 goals per season attributable to players. This is like Bournemouth this year, it's not asking for loads - it could well be 20% higher than that based on last season's xG.

    Taking off 10 goals/assists from defenders (which is on the high end and would make for some great defensive options too), and assuming the rest of the goals aren't all from fpl fwds (which given both teams will only have 1 or max 2 playing at once is fairly likely), I estimate there's a minimum of 408 points available to forwards in addition to appearances (90% assist to goal ratio, 70 bonus points, 4.5 average points for a goal).

    Even if these were to be spread equally across 6 forward positions (which is very unlikely if you've got kante/kovacic/mctominay etc), that's 68 points each + 76 appearance + e.g 10 clean sheets = 154 points for a nailed player. That's over 4 points per game minimum and almost certainly more if assuming defensive midfielders score less, and at 7m or less, with only Pulisic at 7.5m. Man Utd options obviously more contingent on transfer window/fpl prices, but there is similar opportunities there, even their 8.5m players - remember these are all minimum conservative assumptions: somebody will be scoring their goals. Therefore, the main deciding factor will be not too much rotation, but if there is a fairly regular starter in any of the four most attacking roles in either team there is almost guaranteed for one or more to represent value.

    Let's just compare that with teams that could arguably even challenge for scoring similar number of goals, let alone your Arsenal and Spurs with 11m/9.5m options - Leicester: Vardy 9m, Bournemouth: Fraser 7.5m, Wilson 8m (both who scored much higher ppg than the above from a similar team goals scored last season), Everton: Sigurdsson + Richarlison 8m, Wolves: Jiminez 7.5m (who would represent great value if he scored the same proportion of Wolves

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

      There was more analysis, but obviously too long a post! TLDR - the numbers back up massive potential for Chelsea/Man Utd attacking assets, we should plan for them being in our teams as soon as things become clear...

    2. jojon440
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      So basically this doesn't help us with our team for GW1?

      1. Markus
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Well it might influence it, particularly team structure / wildcard timescales even if we don't know exactly who will emerge.

        I think the probability for four 6-7.5m mids/fwds this year (including in the above) to score 170+ is high given the number of players in this bracket, and those from teams like the above that could score lots of goals. Therefore, 5 man defences will probably need to be dismantled sooner rather than later, unless 5th top defender (factoring in max 2 pool) is scoring at this level which would be unusual. And 9m+ players will have to really exceed expectations to prove value.

        I think it also means if it's not clear gw1, you could well expect an early wildcard/team surgery, and if planning gw4 when chelsea play sheff utd at home would see like a decent point to jump on the bandwagon, depending on CHO/RLC return dates. So you might focus on more first three week returns than a longer period say in that case...

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

      Sensible thinking to me - got to be value to be found. Guess it's still wait and see, or perhaps take a chance on proven players like e.g. Azpi, Alonso or Rashford.

    4. The Son-dance Kid
      • 1 Year
      3 months, 3 days ago

      I agree. My thinking was always along the lines of even though Chelsea don't have Hazard calibre players etc, SOMEONE is going to score their points this year. Pre-season will tell us heaps

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

    Is Pogba a target for you if he stays ?

    1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 4 days ago

      No. I had him last Season. Bloody disaster. 🙁

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

        Brought him in for a missed penalty?

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

          Just about. It occurred in my team.

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

      A target of some disparaging remarks probably

    3. Brosstan
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Yep.in my team.overlooked on here

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

      haven't removed him from my watchlist 🙂

    5. Goodish
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Yeah definitely

  20. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    3 months, 4 days ago

    Any Bournemouth fans about?

    1. G-Whizz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Dunno if my local knowledge could help?

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

        What's the deal with Rico?

        1. G-Whizz
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • Has Moderation Rights
          • 2 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Looking to go back home last I heard, maybe that's why Eddie signed that geezer from Luton?

          1. Skonto Rigga
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • Has Moderation Rights
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 3 days ago

            Kelly from Bristol City is their new LB (although also can play at CB). Adam Smith played there a bit last season and then there's bloody Charlie Daniels (injured). Be amazed if Rico is involved again and as G said, may well be off this summer.

            1. G-Whizz
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • Has Moderation Rights
              • 2 Years
              3 months, 3 days ago

              You da man! 🙂

              Yeah Luton and Bristol City sound the same :rolleyes: 😆

              1. Witty Pun: Not good at this…
                • 2 Years
                3 months, 3 days ago

                They actually also signed Jack Stacey, a RB, from Luton

                1. G-Whizz
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • Has Moderation Rights
                  • 2 Years
                  3 months, 3 days ago

                  Ah so that's who my brain was thinking of!

        2. G-Whizz
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • Has Moderation Rights
          • 2 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          If I hear anything different (like he's staying as now settled) I'll let you know...

  21. Percy07
    • 1 Year
    3 months, 4 days ago

    Any thoughts on this guys:

    Pickford (Button)
    Robertson TAA Laporte Digne (Kelly)
    Salah Sterling Sigurdsson Fraser Kante
    Wesley ( 2x4.5)

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

      Not a fan of one striker and 2 4.5 fodders up top. No bench if Wesley is out

    2. nisag17
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Laporte to Coleman, Pickford to Ederson, gets you clean sheets from the same teams with the greater attacking potential of Coleman + .5 itb. You can upgrade Wesley to king, del, deeney if you prefer that.

      1. JohnnyMagrinho
        • 49 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Pickford represents better value for money judging by recent seasons. Pickford is a massive shout for the go to GK for this season even if he is 5.5m.

    3. MeatPieSausageRoll
      3 months, 3 days ago

      I would take some funds out of defence (and even downgrade Siggy if necessary) and put them up top

    4. tbeans22
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Keep an eye on whether or not Zouma returns. He was a big factor in that late-season clean sheet run for Everton and it looks like he's heading back to Chelsea.

  22. Squires FC
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 3 days ago

    Heaton ryan
    Vvd robbo signe balbuena el mo
    Salah alli kdb fraser dendo
    Deulofeu king jota

    Fairly happy with this but possibly too light up top?
    Prone to an early wc

  23. Garlana
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 3 days ago

    Thoughts on Deeney over Deulofeu as on pen duties?

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

      Red Card!!! 😆

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

        I wish we could post gifs ... 🙂

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

            It's just not the same ... 😀

    2. Black Panther
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      I prefer Deeney over Deulofeu. Deeney likely to get more minutes as Deulofeu was subbed off a lot more last season. If a natural striker like Gray plays, Deulofeu will be moved out wide or benched/subbed. On pens too like you said.

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

        Absolutely this. Am likely to have neither, but can't believe people put Deulo ahead of Deeney.

    3. MeatPieSausageRoll
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Both a bit meh

  24. J ⚒ Gimme your Mané…
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    3 months, 3 days ago

    How good are BBQs.......?

    Unreal.

    1. MeatPieSausageRoll
      3 months, 3 days ago

      You called?

      1. J ⚒ Gimme your Mané…
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        You’d go down a treat!

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

      'MERICA.

  25. nelluckram
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 3 days ago

    In a Salah/Sterling team, would you choose:

    A) VVD, Noble, Kane
    B) Mario, Siggy, Giroud

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

      Matip*

    2. hnmfm
      • 7 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Mario

    3. Bam Bam Bigelow
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      A

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

      A...but this trio costs way more

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

      A).

    6. MeatPieSausageRoll
      3 months, 3 days ago

      A

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

      Fail. Repost below

    8. J ⚒ Gimme your Mané…
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Always loved ballotelli, B

  26. Bolivian Seaman
    • 8 Years
    3 months, 3 days ago

    Two english teams get into the champions League final and the spanish clubs go on a massive spending spree. I really want an English team to win it next year too

    1. MeatPieSausageRoll
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Us vs Tottenham would be ace

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

        Have you got a new character in the pipeline for the new season?

        1. MeatPieSausageRoll
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Yeah. He’s going to be called Paul Scoles scores goals

  27. nelluckram
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 3 days ago

    So much FAIL. Repost:

    A) VVD, Siggy, Giroud
    B) Matip, Noble, Kane

    Have Salah and Sterling so would probably captain them in rotation

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

      B). But not Matip.

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

      A. By a long long way

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

      A

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

      A, but don’t like Giroud...

  28. The Royal Robin
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 3 days ago

    The whole Mendy Zinchenko thing still seems quite up in the air. Images of Mendy training solo, although not present with the pre-season tour. Are there any City fans that have a stance on this if anything?

    1. MeatPieSausageRoll
      3 months, 3 days ago

      The whole thing is hilarious. Why would any serious fpl player bother with either

      1. The Royal Robin
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Because I have another 10 players that I'm set on. That's why.

        1. MeatPieSausageRoll
          3 months, 3 days ago

          We’ve picked 10 for you already - nice!

    2. G-Whizz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      It seems it's only you it's up in the air for 😆

      1. The Royal Robin
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Perhaps, but if Zinc does at least start 3/4 of the first games then I won't be complaining.

    3. The Overthinker - I blame R…
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      City and fans don't go together

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

      They haven't even started pre season. How is anything up in the air. Just relax and wait . No one can answer that

  29. Ole Trafford
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 3 days ago

    Thoughts on this new draft?

    Pope
    Robertson, TAA, Cathcart
    Salad, Sterling, Moura, Zaha, Perez
    Wilson, King

    Button, Dunk, Kelli, Dendonker

    1. The Royal Robin
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Not keen on Cathcart, really don't get the love for him. but otherwise quite strong. I'd also consider getting rid of Zaha.

      1. Ole Trafford
        • 6 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Just because of the Watford and Brighton rotation. He is the best 4.5 option from the Watford defence. I’m looking at Felipe Anderson also but I think I’ll stick with Zaha for now.

  30. The Overthinker - I blame R…
    • 2 Years
    3 months, 3 days ago

    Yusss . Exactly this 😀

    https://ibb.co/qyxQ49B

    1. Ole Trafford
      • 6 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      😆