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Scout Notes

Norwich injury worries add to Liverpool’s Gameweek 1 appeal

Our pre-season coverage continues with a look at the four pre-season friendlies involving Premier League clubs that took place on Sunday.

There were first appearances of the summer for a number of key Fantasy assets while there were some key injury updates to note which could affect our thinking for Gameweek 1.

Arminia Bielefeld 2-2 Norwich City

Christoph Zimmermann is ruled out for four to six weeks after knee surgery
  • Goals: Josip Drmic (£5.5m), Dennis Srbeny (£5.5m)
  • Assists: Kenny McLean (£5.0m)

Fantasy managers who are backing Liverpool’s attacking assets in Gameweek 1 would have been further encouraged by events in Bielefeld on Sunday.

The Reds take on newly promoted Norwich City in the 2019/20 curtain-raiser and the Canaries are facing a selection headache at the back going into that encounter at Anfield.

With Christoph Zimmermann (£4.5m) already a major doubt for the start of the season after undergoing knee surgery, manager Daniel Farke lost another centre-half in Ben Godfrey (£4.5m) after less than 25 minutes of the Canaries’ first pre-season friendly.

Godfrey and Zimmermann were Norwich’s first-choice defensive pairing in the run-in last season.

Back-up midfielder Louis Thompson, playing at full-back on Sunday, had earlier limped from the pitch to add to Farke’s injury woes.

Speaking after the match, the Norwich boss said:

I’m a bit more concerned about Ben Godfrey because it was a contact injury and it was pretty painful. He had to leave the stadium on crutches.

We have to wait to see what the scan and what the doctor says. Hopefully, he’s available pretty soon but at the moment, I’m pretty concerned because it doesn’t look good.”

Christoph Zimmermann is out for a few weeks and I’m now concerned that Ben could miss a few weeks.

Timm Klose (£4.5m), Alex Tettey (£4.5m), Mario Vrancic (£6.5m) and Todd Cantwell (£4.5m) missed out on the 2-2 draw, meanwhile, although Farke is less concerned about this quartet of players:

The small injuries don’t concern me too much. Todd, for example, will join us during team training tomorrow, Timm probably on Tuesday. Mario will be back soon.

Alex has a small calf injury. We are awaiting the scan. He did it a couple of days ago,

Because of so many games, there are some injuries. The only big problem we have at the moments is the injuries we have in the centre-back position.

Left-back Jamal Lewis (£4.5m) moved across to centre-half alongside Grant Hanley (£4.0m) following Godfrey’s withdrawal, with substitute Philip Heise filling in for Lewis.

Teemu Pukki (£6.5m) got his first taste of pre-season football after replacing Josip Drmic (£5.5m) at half-time, with the Finland international striking the post in stoppage time as Norwich chased a winner against their ten-man opposition.

Drmic had gone one better in the first half and opened his Norwich account from the spot, with the visitors awarded a penalty when Kenny McLean (£5.0m) flicked Patrick Roberts‘ (£5.5m) corner onto a Bielefeld hand.

It remains to be seen where Drmic figures in the running order from 12 yards going forward: the Canaries had five different penalty takers in 2018/19, all of whom missed one effort each.

Norwich had lined up in their familiar 4-2-3-1 system, with Roberts and Emiliano Buendia (£6.0m) providing the width and Dennis Srbeny (£5.5m) supporting Drmic in attack.

Srbeny latched onto a loose throw to curl in Norwich’s second goal before making way for Marco Stiepermann (£5.5m) at the interval.

Tim Krul and Ralf Fahrmann (both £4.5m) each got a half to impress and were both beaten as Arminia salvaged a draw despite the first-half dismissal of Joan Simun Edmundsson.

Lewis was culpable for the German side’s opener after spraying a wayward pass across midfield, while the hosts’ equaliser came in the dying stages when Krul was beaten by a curling shot from the edge of the Norwich box.

Norwich City XI (4-2-3-1): Fährmann (Krul 46′), Thompson (Aarons 19′), Godfrey (Heise 24′), Hanley, Lewis, Leitner (Trybull 46′), McLean, Buendia (Idah 75′), Roberts (Hernandez 46′), Srbeny (Stiepermann 46′), Drmic (Pukki 46′).

Bradford City 1-3 Liverpool

James Milner scored twice in Liverpool’s 3-1 win over Bradford
  • Goals: James Milner (£5.5m) x2, Rhian Brewster
  • Assists: Ryan Kent x2, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (£6.5m)

Jurgen Klopp provided reassuring news on Andrew Robertson (£7.0m) ahead of Sunday’s win over Bradford City.

The Scottish left-back, who also suffered a hamstring injury when playing for Scotland in early June, recently underwent hand surgery to deal with an infection.

Klopp said:

It’s unlucky, he got bitten by something not so good – not a dog, I think it was a spider or a mosquito – and it got infected. It’s not a massive problem apart from throw-ins!

He should be back in training in a couple of days. The rest is good, he could do all of the programme he had to do.

The Reds were again without the likes of Mohamed Salah (£12.5m), Alisson (£6.0m) and Roberto Firmino (£9.5m), all of whom were handed post-tournament rests following their contributions at the Africa Cup of Nations and Copa America.

Sadio Mane‘s (£11.5m) Senegal, meanwhile, reached the final of the Africa Cup of Nations after Sunday’s win over Tunisia.

That final will take place on Friday, exactly three weeks before Liverpool’s Gameweek 1 fixture.

Trent Alexander-Arnold (£7.0m), Jordan Henderson (£5.5m), Virgil van Dijk (£6.5m) and Georginio Wijnaldum (£5.5m) weren’t present at Valley Parade either but returned to training on Saturday and will be involved in Liverpool’s forthcoming trip to the United States.

Klopp said on Saturday, ahead of the Bradford game:

It’s good to see them back, absolutely brilliant. They are all in good shape and good spirits, I would say. I am happy, they are happy to be back as well. They had the holiday they needed and wanted, so now we can start. Very good.

Training [is the plan]. How pre-season will be now, individual programmes for different players and groups.

We will play the game tomorrow without them because they have to train twice. Today they did their lactate test, tomorrow they will train twice.

On Monday, the rest of the squad who are playing now will have a day off before we fly to America. They will train with them again and the group who came late.

From America onwards, they are pretty much in a normal rhythm, but we will use these three or four days to do some different things with them. Then, after landing in America, they are fully available.

Liverpool’s squad at Bradford was much the same as it was against Tranmere but Dejan Lovren (£5.5m) returned to play the first 45 minutes at centre-back.

James Milner (£5.5m) scored twice for the visitors, his first a deflected effort following a short corner and his second a penalty after impressive young winger Ryan Kent had been felled.

Rhian Brewster tapped in Liverpool’s third after Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain‘s (£6.5m) deflected shot had been parried away.

Bradford pulled a goal back from the penalty spot through Eoin Doyle in what was the hosts’ only shot on target.

The first half saw Adam Lallana (£6.0m) feature in a deep central midfield role and Klopp discussed this unusual tactical approach after full-time:

Adam is this kind of player, he can play that no problem. He enjoys it obviously a lot! It’s about getting Adam the rhythm, bringing the things he is naturally good in: small spaces, keeping the ball, passing the ball and all that stuff, and then from time to time offering the runs in behind as well – especially together with Millie that’s possible.

For us, it’s another option to use. He just needs a bit of luck now, that’s true. We have to come through [pre-season] without injuries, that would be cool, and we have a couple of ‘new’ players I would say, this season.

Liverpool first-half XI (4-3-3): Mignolet, Clyne, Phillips, Lovren, Larouci, Milner, Lallana, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Wilson, Kent, Brewster.

Liverpool second-half XI (4-3-3): Mignolet (Atherton 81′), Hoever, Matip, Gomez, Lewis, Fabinho, Woodburn, Jones, Duncan, Origi, Millar.

FC Sion 0-0 Everton

Lucas Digne made his first pre-season appearance after an extended summer break

Gylfi Sigurdsson (£8.0m), Seamus Coleman (£5.5m), Lucas Digne (£6.0m) and Jordan Pickford (£5.5m) all got their first taste of pre-season football as Everton drew a blank in Switzerland.

All four players were named among the substitutes with a view to being introduced after the break but Coleman was thrown into the fray earlier than expected when youngster Joe Williams limped off after half an hour.

Everton lined up in their usual 4-2-3-1 for their second pre-season fixture but there was nothing familiar about the sight of Kevin Mirallas at right-back, with the Belgium international – who spent last season on loan at Fiorentina – struggling with his defensive duties early on.

Coleman’s introduction meant that Mirallas could be pushed forward into his more recognised wide-midfield role but the Belgian was one of six players hooked at half-time.

Marco Silva’s starting XI would have been of little interest to many Fantasy managers, with the Toffees’ most-popular FPL assets either watching on from the bench or, in the case of Richarlison (£8.0m), Dominic Calvert-Lewin (£6.0m) and Yerry Mina (£5.5m), still on a post-international duty breather.

Idrissa Gana Gueye (£5.0m) must now surely be a doubt for Gameweek 1, meanwhile, after Senegal made it through to the final of the Africa Cup of Nations, which takes place three weeks before the start of the 2019/20 Premier League campaign.

Michael Keane and Andre Gomes (both £5.5m) were the only regular first-team players to start Sunday’s match in Switzerland, although there were also run-outs for the likes of Leighton Baines (£5.0m), Morgan Schneiderlin (£4.5m) and Tom Davies (£5.5m).

Oumar Niasse, back from his loan spell at Cardiff, toiled up front to no great effect, while new signing Jonas Lossl began the match between the posts.

It was no surprise that Everton looked more threatening after the introduction of their heavy hitters, with Sigurdsson striking the woodwork on two occasions in the second half.

Bernard (£6.5m) also forced a save from the home goalkeeper with a low shot.

Centre-back Mason Holgate and youngster Nathan Broadhead were the only two players to last the full game, with Broadhead impressing on either flank.

Ademola Lookman (£5.0m) and Cenk Tosun (£6.0m) weren’t involved as they fight their way back from injury although were part of the travelling squad.

Everton first-half XI (4-2-3-1): Lossl, Mirallas, Keane, Holgate, Baines, Schneiderlin, Gomes, Williams (Coleman, 31), Davies, Broadhead, Niasse.

Everton second-half XI (4-2-3-1): Pickford, Coleman (Connolly 80′), Holgate, Gibson, Digne, McCarthy, Gomes (Adeniran ’61), Broadhead, Sigurdsson, Bernard, Niasse (Hornby ’54).

SCR Altach 1-1 Southampton

Ralph Hasenhuttl ditched the wing-back system in Southampton’s first pre-season game
  • Goal: Che Adams (£6.0m)
  • Assist: Shane Long (£5.0m)

Che Adams (£6.0m) took less than two minutes of his first Southampton appearance to open his account.

The summer signing from Birmingham City finished smartly after turning his marker on the edge of the box, with Shane Long (£5.0m) claiming the assist having rolled a low ball across from the left flank.

The dangerous Adams also struck the post when clean through on goal and then saw an effort hacked off the line after rounding home goalkeeper Martin Kobras.

Ralph Hasenhuttl said of his new striker:

Che could have scored three times, I think. He was a little bit unlucky, but he made the first goal, which was important for him.

He showed from the first moment on that he can help us next season, and I’m happy that he is with us.

Adams himself said:

I definitely could’ve had more – as a striker you get greedy, but it’s the first game. I just try to cause a threat to the defence and create chances.

I feel perfect. I’ve had a hard pre-season, but the lads have dug in well and we’ve got more games to come.

I’ve learned a lot about the team and how the gaffer wants us to play.

Adams lined up in a front two alongside Long as Hasenhuttl rolled out his favoured 4-2-2-2 formation, with Josh Sims and Mohamed Elyounoussi (£5.5m) providing support behind them.

There were chances at both ends and the Saints’ narrow system sometimes left them looking exposed, with Manfred Fischer equalising with a spectacular strike midway through the first half.

Hasenhuttl changed all 11 players at the break and there were 45-minute run-outs for Nathan Redmond (£6.5m), James Ward-Prowse (£6.0m) and Danny Ings (£6.0m) in the second half.

Ings couldn’t prod the ball past Kobras when played through on goal while Redmond, playing in the attacking midfield two behind strike pair Ings and Dan N’Lundulu, also dragged a shot wide.

Michael Obafemi and Jannik Vestergaard (both £5.0m) made returns from injury after missing the closing weeks of the 2018/19 campaign, meanwhile.

Angus Gunn was an unused substitute as Alex McCarthy and Fraser Forster (all £4.5m) shared game-time between the posts.

Moussa Djenepo (£5.5m) didn’t feature as he has been given time off following his exertions for Mali at the Africa Cup of Nations.

Southampton first-half XI (4-2-2-2): McCarthy, Valery, Yoshida, Vestergaard, Bertrand, Romeu, Hojbjerg, Sims, Elyounoussi, Long, Adams.

Southampton second-half XI (4-2-2-2): Forster, Cedric, Stephens, Bednarek, Vokins, Ward-Prowse, Smallbone, Redmond, Obafemi, Ings, N’Lundulu.

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

    Who would you choose between Dominic Calvert Lewin. Everton have easy good fixtures and pretty nailed or Che Adams. Southampton who have a mix bag of early fixtures but lots on here seem to like him ???

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

      Who knows how he will go, but with the mixed bag of fixtures need a rotation partner. 4.5 defender would do for me maybe CP 4.5 like Ward.

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

      Dcl has pretty bad conversion stats and only an option if they don't get someone else.
      Points per minutes played ain't so bad tbf.

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

      Everton being linked with other strikers everywhere.

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

      Still Adams even though very raw, forms a good pair with Ings and seems to have enormous room for improvement.

    5. Shiva_Destroyer
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      2 months, 2 days ago

      Surely Everton gonna sign another striker??

  2. RMT updates
    RMT's Professor
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    2 months, 3 days ago

    Some of you may have noticed a slight change to the Rate My Team (RMT) tool.

    Now when you hover over a number, you will see 2 additional numbers. The 1st is 'adjusted points' (adjP) and the 2nd is 'expected minutes' (xM).

    xM is the easiest to understand and it represents the total number of minutes we expect that player to play. Imagine the match is played/simulated 1000s of times, their xM score is the average number of minutes they would play over all of these matches. Note 90 is the maximum and would mean they are predicted to play all the minutes. Also note that if a player is projected, say 84 minutes, it doesn't mean we think they will definitely play for 84 minutes and then come off. It means that they will probably play all 90 minutes, they may be substituted (early or late) and there is a very small chance they will not play at all but that the average of all these possibilities would be 84 minutes (i.e. 84/90ths of available playing time).

    adjP is a bit trickier but best illustrated with a few examples. Suppose for some bizarre reason you have Bravo and Ryan as your two GKs. Bravo's expected points are low because he probably won't play and Ryan's are much higher because he probably will play. (Expected points are the average numbers of points we expect the player to receive if the match were simulated 1000s of times and are the numbers that we have always shown in RMT). However, experienced FPL players would know you should still start Bravo most weeks because if he were to play, he would probably score more points that Ryan. This is where adjP comes in. An adjP score is an estimate of what that player would score on average, if all chance that they wouldn't take part at all was removed. i.e. if after the match is simulated, the matches where they didn't take part were binned. Note this is different from saying, 'what would they score if they definitely started' or 'what would they score if they played all 90 minutes'.

    For example a player like Sane has an xM of 40 minutes for gw1- he'll probably come on as a sub for 20 to 30 minutes, he could start the game and be subbed off early, he could start and play the whole game and there's a decent chance he could play 0 minutes. The score you see of 2.74 is his average over all these possible scenarios. His adjP score of 4.35 is his average if you remove the 0 minutes possibility before you average.

    RMT correctly uses adjP to decide who should start in your team and who to bench. For example, suppose you had Neves and Sane both in your team gw1. Neves has a higher xP (expected points) 2.86 v 2.74 but Sane has the more 'potential', so to speak, and to FPL veterans it seems instinctive that you would start Sane over Neves. RMT compares Sane and Neves' adjP (4.35 v 3.00) and would say unequivocally that you should start Sane over Neves.

    Note, in the past, the adjP and xM numbers have always been calculated and worked out but not displayed. It feels a bit like the numbers are more exposed and open to scrutiny (and criticism!) but it's clearly better for you all to have more info about how RMT is making its' decisions so I am a big fan of this development.

    Any questions, just shout. I hope people find this a good addition to the RMT tool.

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

      Cheers, great addition to RMT. 🙂

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

      Thanks, really useful update

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

      So this is why RMT suggested starting Hamer over Patricio some weeks. Makes sense now, thanks for the explanation.

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

      For a while it has had the goalkeeper suggestion (the best example), but also when a premium or a good player is on 25% chance to play, but is still a better option to play (and then risk the benching) then other players.

      I really like the input of expected minutes - for pre season is this something that is going to be factored in, or is this something that the model will build in over the season?

      For expected minutes, it will be interested to see (pending transfer rumours) how this will be effected for the traditional Son/Sane months of form they go for, or if the expected minutes account for something like a Mendy injury allowing Sane into the team.

      Great updates though!

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

        There's a video that explains the whole process (it was on the last rmt launch article) which is very helpful in showing the inner workings. The model is updated regularly so should factor most things in.

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

          Won't this lead to some questionable scenarios. Let's say Man United are home to Norwich. You have Greenwood who may or may not get a few minutes as substitute and DCL who will start for Everton. Won't this insist you play Greenwood over DCL when the likely outcome is Greenwood only gets you 1 point?

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

            Good question and I agree with this but for those WHO will read yours, I have an additional specific one re Greenwood; isn't his xM too low anyway? Solskjaer has already confirmed he will get more minutes but RMT predicts this "more" not to exceed a single minute per game.

            1. RMT's Professor
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              2 months, 3 days ago

              Yes, you're right. I think OGS came out with that quote a day after we originally worked out projected playing time and we haven't looked into changing his playing probabilities yet. So I think it's v likely his xM will increase over the next few weeks as team news keeps coming in. Thanks for flagging.

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

                Thank you very much for responding.

                I must say that RMT is the most useful tool on this site. Not because I only use AI to pick-up my team obviously. But for comparison, simplification purposes as well as seeing how my judgment differs from AI, it is an indispensable tool.

                Thank you for all your work on this.

          2. RMT's Professor
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            2 months, 3 days ago

            Try it out and see. Greenwood's adjP for gw1 is only 1.41, which feels about right given if he does play, he's likely to get only 1 point but there is a small chance he could get more. So RMT is not going to suggest you start him over DCL, unless DCL or Greenwood's status in their team changes.
            A player like Jesus looks like he is just ahead of DCL for who starts each week if you had both.

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

      Love this update.

      Any chance of getting an option where you can omit a gameweek if you're planning the free hit?

      1. RMT's Professor
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        2 months, 3 days ago

        I'll have a look into this. Not sure how quick/easy it would be to do. Also it would be good to allow the possibility of playing triple Captain or bench boost too. I think our code (which is basically still the same as it was when I wrote it 9 years ago) would need a massive overhaul if we were to do things like this.

    6. Chewibb
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      2 months, 3 days ago

      Useful explanation - Thanks.
      A question on the season projection figures. Do the goalkeepers score projections include save points as it's not clear from the breakdown (i.e. there is no column for them)?

      1. RMT's Professor
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        2 months, 3 days ago

        Yes the numbers in RMT (and therefore projections) do include save points. Unfortunately, the breakdown of these are not currently included on the projections page. I think this could be not too difficult to do, so I'll add it to my 'to do' list!

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

      Very nice. I'd always understood the role expected minutes played in the calculations but hadn't appreciated you took into account the subtle difference between removing the chance of zero minutes vs assuming they start. Always been a fan, moreso now 🙂

    8. A Fat Spanish Waiter
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 3 days ago

      So, if I could distill this into some simple statements, it would be this:

      1) xP are the points one should expect any individual player to score over any game week, or over the course of time.

      2) adjP is the value we should use when determining which players to use in our starting lineups, and RMT does that very thing (hence the reason we occasionally see a player with lower xP be selected by RMT for the starting 11)

      3) the total score for the week combines the fact that a player may not play at all, and therefore probability weights that player and the potential substitute (which is the “Bench Effect” that you mention on the RMT page).

      Is this accurate? I would imagine that calculation #3 could get quite involved.

    9. A Fat Spanish Waiter
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 3 days ago

      Also, one thought. Rather than a tooltip, is there someway to have xM and adjP be a toggle? Two reasons (one of which is self serving): 1) we can look at both expected playtime and adjP in a table instead of cell by cell; and 2) the data can be exported. #2 is something I have been doing for a while for my own spreadsheets, and unfortunately, the tool tips now export as well, and I cant figure out how to avoid that.

      Finally, I LOVE this tool and its the top reason I subscribe. I’m finding these looks under the hood to be fascinating, and it makes me realize how inferior my own modeling is.

      1. RMT's Professor
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        2 months, 2 days ago

        Hey, are you on twitter? Add me and I can help you with how to grab this data. I'm https://twitter.com/MrCJAtkinson

        1. A Fat Spanish Waiter
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          2 months, 2 days ago

          Following you now. I’m @RobertDovenberg. Candidly, I don’t use Twitter very often.

          I’m happy to send you the data sheets as well.

        2. Mr_Forest3
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          1 month, 14 days ago

          I'm also interested in exporting the data into excel if you can advise how you do this?

    10. boosted83
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 2 days ago

      Why is Mendy scoring so low?? The games he played last season he was on fire.

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

        It was the games he didn't play.

    11. Clive
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      1 month, 29 days ago

      Do you know if there is a plan for the articles where moderators show their draft squads and talk through their thinking again this pre-season? Always found them to be really interesting when they have been done before.

    12. Paul Osgood
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      1 month, 11 days ago

      Thanks. Useful explanation. A quick question, how often and when is the data in RMT updated? Given that there may well be more transfers in the transfer window before the first matches on Friday the current data may be out of date very quickly.

  3. GgeorgeG
    • 6 Years
    2 months, 3 days ago

    RMT please

    Ryan

    Digne Robertson TAA Laporte

    Sigg Salah Perez

    King DCL Aguero

    Subs are lowest possible.

    Would you change the above with any of the options below?

    A) Ryan>Ederson and King>Long
    B) Ryan>Ederson and Digne>Ake
    C) Ryan>Ederson; Sigg>Fraser and DCL>Long / TAA>VVD

    Thanks!

    1. Shiva_Destroyer
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      2 months, 2 days ago

      Don’t like Everton triple up tbh. They always deceive FpL managers

  4. Robspool
    2 months, 2 days ago

    Toughts on this team

    Foster/ryan
    Robbo digne wanb cathcart/4.0
    Salah zaha siggy perez sanchez
    Kun murray/4.5

    I figure wat/bri have good rotation

  5. KidingRunner
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    2 months, 2 days ago

    RMT please

    Ryan
    Van Dijk, TAA, Zinchenko
    Salah, Sterling, Sigurdsson, Pogba
    King, Deulofeu, Chicarito

    Button, Rico, Dendonker, Kelly

  6. lebon417
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    2 months, 2 days ago

    What do you think about this team:
    Ederson, (Button)
    TAA, Robertson, Digne, (Balbuena), (Dunk)
    Fraser, Gross, Sterling, Siggurdson, Zaha
    Vardy, King (Greenwood)

  7. Giggs22
    • 7 Years
    2 months, 1 day ago

    Evening all. This is my first tweak of my initial draft, constructive criticism welcome

    1. Giggs22
      • 7 Years
      2 months, 1 day ago

      Not sure what’s happened to my team but I can’t see it.

      Ederson/Button
      Wan-B/TAA/Kelly/Digne/Azpilicueta
      Zaha/Perez/Sterling/Pedro/Dendoncker
      Jota/Firmino/Rashford

      I’m hoping some can advise me on Pedro (I’m hoping he can fill Hazards boots) and after today if anyone think KWP might play or is he at risk of rotation at Spurs?

      Cheers as always all.

  8. The Ignorant Player
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    2 months, 1 day ago

    Do we have a psychologist in the community? the reason on why we mess around with our team on a daily basis on such level that in the end we do not like a single player in our team

  9. lojeffre
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    1 month, 25 days ago

    How does RMT work btw? is there a link or portal to access to it? Or I just simple put my lineup in the comments and put "RMT" and the system will answer me?

    I paid for the membership, but I dont see any instruction of how to use the rate my team tool anywhere, thanks

        1. lojeffre
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 25 days ago

          thank you very much

  10. Tambling5
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 11 days ago

    Hmm... Harry Wilson to Bournemouth is going to cause lots of confusion. ‘Wilson scored for Bournemouth’ ‘Which one?’ Shouldn’t be allowed!?!?