Scout Notes

Wilson and King reward owners’ patience as Bournemouth beat Villa

Goals: Douglas Luiz (£4.5m) | Harry Wilson (£6.0m) Josh King (£6.5m)

Assists: Jack Grealish (£6.0m) | Callum Wilson (£8.0m)

Bonus Points: El Mohamady x 3 Luiz x 2 H.Wilson/Grealish x 1

Bournemouth battled to a 2-1 victory over Aston Villa on Saturday afternoon, leaving their hosts still winless on their return to the Premier League. 

An early penalty was converted by Josh King (£6.5m) after Tom Heaton (£4.5m) had fouled Callum Wilson (£8.0m) in the box to put the Cherries 1-0 up, before Bournemouth debutant Harry Wilson (£6.0m) doubled their lead with an outstanding strike.

The Wilson and King combination is a well-known and lethal duo to Fantasy managers, and the two strikers did not disappoint on Saturday. For Wilson, the assist for King’s converted penalty means the striker has now recorded attacking returns in two consecutive matches.

And for King, his well-taken penalty will inevitably add to his confidence as Bournemouth bid to build on their unbeaten start to the 2019/20 campaign with promising fixtures from Gamweeks 4 to 7, though first, they must face reigning Champions Manchester City at Dean Court in Gameweek 3. 

Harry Wilson scored his first goal for Bournemouth on Saturday

Eddie Howe’s side were buoyant and energetic in attack, yet this enthusiasm was poorly managed by central midfielder Philip Billing (£5.0m) who was lucky to remain on the pitch after a number of poor challenges and was consequently substituted by Howe at half-time. 

For Villa, this was a disappointing result after their promising performance against Spurs last week.

Manager Dean Smith will be understandably frustrated that his side were able to deliver such a strong first-half performance in the capital but fall so short of the required standards in the opening 45 minutes at Villa Park. 

There are a number of assets in Villa’s squad who have the potential to offer value in 2019/20, yet investing in a team who are yet to prove themselves in the top-flight and who remain winless is a difficult decision to justify even if there is a wealth of potential value-for-money options in midfield and defence.

It was a mixed afternoon for Douglas Luiz who was sloppy in possession in the first half but scored a wonder-goal in the second

Tyrone Mings (£4.5m) delivered another commanding performance at the heart of the host’s defence alongside Bjorn Engels (£4.5m), whilst a wonder strike from Douglas Luiz (£4.5m) was the highlight of Villa’s afternoon, a superb effort from outside the box to drag Smith’s side back into contention for a tense final 15 minutes in front of a boisterous home crowd. 

An assist for Jack Grealish (£6.0m) will be pleasing returns for the 6% of managers who backed the Villa captain, and with a crucial run of fixtures on the horizon to ensure relegation does not become an immediate concern for the club, he is likely to feature prominently and could deliver further attacking returns.

John McGinn (£5.6m) was relentless in the middle of the park for Villa, but the Scotsman was unable to deliver successive attacking returns to build on his goal away at Spurs in Gameweek 1.

The abilities of McGinn and Grealish are certainly documented, yet whether either of these players can be considered a viable and reliable asset for Fantasy managers given Villa’s volatility in the opening Gamweeks of 2019/20 is a question that remains unanswered.

Grealish got his first attacking returns of the 2019/20 season

Villa’s club-record signing Wesley (£6.0m) had a difficult afternoon against Bournemouth, failing to fulfil his role as a capable target-man to hold up the ball and unleash Villa’s faster attacking options such as Anwar El Ghazi (£5.5m) and Trezeguet (£5.5m). 

It is too early to make a firm judgement on Wesley after just two matches, but from the perspective of early impressions, the Brazilian is unlikely to be a player that is featuring prominently for Fantasy managers, especially given the value that could lie in Villa’s defence alongside the early attacking returns from Grealish and McGinn in midfield. 

Villa’s next three games – Everton (home), Crystal Palace (away) and West Ham (home) – are of huge importance in their bid to have a successful season and prevent getting dragged into a relegation dogfight, and these will be games that are closely monitored by Fantasy managers in assessing whether Smith’s side represent a squad worthy of investment for the early stages of 2019/20. 

Meanwhile, Bournemouth and Howe remain unbeaten and will look to build on their early successes and continue the integration of players such as Harry Wilson who could yet become a differential pick in Bournemouth’s already impressive attacking armoury. 

Reflecting on the game for us, The Villa View’s Dan Bardell said:

A game where neither team really impressed defensively, meaning budget defenders from both sides came away with low scores.

We need to cut out the errors, goalscorer Luiz at £4.5m obviously bagged but I wouldn’t expect him to be scoring too many, he’s a pure a defensive midfielder.

McGinn and Trezeguet looked our liveliest players. McGinn is going to get somewhere between 7-10 goals this season in my opinion. He will play every week and he just suits the Premier League.

For Bournemouth, Harry Wilson looks a shout, especially with Brooks out. Scored from range yesterday and will probably take his share of dead balls. Fraser looked good as well but his price increase puts me off him.

Billing as a budget midfielder doesn’t look advisable, could have easily been sent off yesterday. Good player, but not for Fantasy football.

Members Analysis 

Aston Villa XI (4-3-3): Heaton; Elmohamady, Engels, Mings, Taylor; McGinn, Douglas Luiz, Grealish; Trezeguet (Davis 87′), Wesley, El Ghazi (Jota 75′)

Bournemouth XI (4-4-2): Ramsdale; Smith, Cook, Ake, Daniels; H. Wilson (Solanke 76′), Billing (Surman 46′), Lerma, Fraser; C. Wilson, King.

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  1. Lingard’s Shin Guards
      1 month, 1 hour ago

      TAA, Robbo or VVD?

      TAA or Robbo means I’d be rotating Kelly and Lundstrum as the 4th defender

      VVD means I can afford a 4.5

      1. Artemis Titans
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Taa more attacking returns. If i had to choose one. Currently have neither till that clown is out of goal.

      2. clodhopper
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        1 month, 52 mins ago

        Vvd price

    • Wolfman180
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 1 hour ago

      Thinking of doing this move for a -4

      Salah/ Perez/ Dendoncker OUT
      Mane/ Mount/ Ceballos IN

      Will leave 1.0 mill ITB which can go towards getting Pukki for King or Jota after seeing how he plays against Chelsea

      Thoughts?

      1. lilmessipran
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Meh.. won't get rid of Salah to be honest..I am assuming Ceballos warms your bench most gws I would rather have dend or a 4.5 instead

      2. Camzy
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 59 mins ago

        Insane. Salah and Dendoncker are fine.

        Just do Perez > Mount if you really don't like him but surely there are other priorities.

        KdB, Pukki have to be priorities and after tomorrow, maybe Martial/Rashford as well.

        1. Wolfman180
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          1 month, 53 mins ago

          Haha, the reasoning behind Salah move is I just feel that Mane is more likely to score when I watch them play and it would free up an extra mill, and I wanted both Mount and Ceballos (cant own them all!).. already had KDB from the start.

    • Ribus
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 1 hour ago

      Need to bring in one 6.5 striker in order to buy KdB. Have King

      A) Jota
      B) Deulo
      C) other?

      1. In Bale We Trust
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Jota is only real option at that price imo. Maybe Deeney but watford look like a hard avoid atm

        1. Ribus
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 1 hour ago

          Thank you

    • HMFC1874
      • 9 Years
      1 month, 1 hour ago

      Does Perez look like he might come good or is it time to get shot?

      1. thepuntmaster
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        It's the same as Vardy really. Just hasn't got fully going but the next few fixtures are good.

        I guess if you have no other priorities to get rid of, sure, there are better out there

      2. thepeen555
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        He will get some points it’s just when and how long you want to wait. Can’t have them all at the end of it anyway

    • Pauntley
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 1 hour ago

      Robertson and Fraser to Soyuncu and KDB for -4?

      Team would be

      Pope
      TAA, Digne, Lundstram/Dunk/Soyuncu
      Salah, Sterling, KDB, Perez/Dendonker
      Wood, Pukki, Jota

      Thanks

      1. Pegboy
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 57 mins ago

        Just realised this is very similar to my dilemma below. Very close call, but I probably just would.

    • Ser Davos
      • 4 Years
      1 month, 1 hour ago

      Fraser | Perez | Gomez

      to

      KDB | Trossard (McGinn/Ceballos) | Lundstram

      -4?

      1. Pegboy
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 59 mins ago

        I would

      2. Artemis Titans
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 58 mins ago

        Yep

    • thepuntmaster
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 1 hour ago

      Bottomed
      Not the best week after a good GWK 1, here's what I'm sitting on for next week.

      1FT

      Pope

      Zinchenko, VVD, Coleman, Duffy

      Salah, Sterling, KDB, Ceballos

      Vardy, Murray

      Subs: Button, Joelington, Kelly, Donkey

      Thoughts on these options?

      a) Hold the FT
      b) Murray/Joelington > Ings/Adams
      c) Downgrade Vardy > Pukki/Barnes/Wilson

      Ta, all

      1. In Bale We Trust
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Looks like a hold FT to me.

        1. thepuntmaster
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 1 hour ago

          Is my instinct, cheers

      2. The Legend Squad
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        I would try a switcheroo -4 to get Kane in for Vardy

        1. thepuntmaster
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 1 hour ago

          Do really want Kane, but not keen on downgrading any of the bigger hitters I have

          1. The Legend Squad
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 5 Years
            1 month, 52 mins ago

            What have you got left in the bank. You can fit in Mane Sterling KDB and Kane is you’re willing to go Mane over Salah. This is my current team after a -4 this week:

            Ryan
            AWB VVD Digne Montoya
            Mane Sterling KDB Ceballos
            Kane King

            Button Hayden Rico Greenwood

            1. thepuntmaster
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 6 Years
              1 month, 50 mins ago

              Got 0 itb unfortunately, otherwise would have been happy to Mane over Salah.

              Pretty similar, looks good for you. Think I'll hold this week and think how to squeeze Kane in next if Vardy fluffs again.

              Thanks!

      3. diabydoesgallas
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 57 mins ago

        I’d look to do C, but probably wait a week.

    • In Bale We Trust
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      1 month, 1 hour ago

      Nothing wrong with Zinchenko as a pick as there? He seems nailed for foreseeable future and there's no injury or anything?

      1. Tactical Focus
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Nah go for it

      2. thepuntmaster
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Never know with City but does look it. Has been playing well too

        1. pablo discobar
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          1 month, 1 hour ago

          He was their worst player yesterday imo

      3. ...al - Leave your comments…
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 54 mins ago

        I sold to make cash. As mentioned he’s easily the weak link at the back. Cancelo should be in for him soon.

        However if he keeps playing he could be ok

    • Tactical Focus
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 1 hour ago

      Joao Felix showing why he was worth €120m, he dribbled 70 yards to win a pen (that Morata of course missed) .. looking like Kaka in his prime.

      1. ...al - Leave your comments…
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 53 mins ago

        Next big big player. Gona be top dog

    • La vida FPL
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 1 hour ago

      KDB or Kane?

      1. The Legend Squad
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Kane

      2. valurth
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        KDB looked really good while Kane did not show up

      3. Tcheco
        • 2 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Kane

      4. thepeen555
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Kdb

      5. Camzy
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 58 mins ago

        KdB. Easier to fit in. Amazing underlying stats.

      6. In Bale We Trust
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 57 mins ago

        Longterm KDB. Next GW Kane.

    • child of God
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 1 hour ago

      Lamps will be the first to be sacked

      1. Rasping Drive
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 58 mins ago

        No chance. He will be given time, especially given the transfer restrictions at the club.

    • Woy_is_back
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 1 hour ago

      Salah to Sterling?

      1. The Legend Squad
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Both?

      2. thepeen555
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        No salah to mane. Sterling should be as well as

    • Bruce Lee
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 1 hour ago

      who would you get in for:

      A) Barkley
      B) Guilbert

    • Emp
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 1 hour ago

      I know pukki has been unreal but im struggling to bring him in now at home to Chelsea and then city two weeks after that.
      Can he really do the business vs them?

      1. valurth
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Same dilemma

      2. sambyy
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Is Chelsea really that difficult?

      3. Tamagotchi Massacre
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        it gets worse

        chelsea, city, united, arsenal and villa are his next 5 home games

        form over fixtures and all that but i'm not going to panic

        1. Twitter: @Ze_Austin
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          1 month, 1 hour ago

          The only good defence there vs Pukki, as things stand, is City

      4. child of God
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        I can guarantee he will score

      5. Irbox ⚽
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Why not? He passes the eye test 1000%, Norwich are an attack minded team and he has already scored against arguably the best defence in the league. West Ham away in GW4 is a great fixture and then the canaries go on a nice little run after City. The problem is if you wait until after City and he literally doesn’t anything in the next 2 fixtures he could be 7.2+

      6. In Bale We Trust
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Chelsea look incredibly poor defensively. In saying that, I would have similar hesitations as none of the next four fixtures seem like bankers to me either.

        1. Tamagotchi Massacre
          • 5 Years
          1 month, 56 mins ago

          Chelsea simple have a zouma shaped issue. No idea why he hasn't moved Azpi over. Rudiger will be back soon. Anyways, yes, no doubt any half decent striker is capable against any of these defences including City. But it's enough to give me pause for thought about whether i would want to be making 2-3 changes for a player playing much of the top 6 at home.

      7. Obi-Wan Kenobi-Nil
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 57 mins ago

        Norwich are 8th in the league for goal attempts and 2nd for shots on target.

        Chelsea have allowed the 11th most attempts at their goal.

        Pukki should have plenty of opportunities to add to his tally.

      8. Scratch
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 55 mins ago

        Chelsea is a fine fixture for a forward. Then West Ham who've looked like the shakiest defence so far.

      9. ...al - Leave your comments…
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 52 mins ago

        Big clubs but terrible defenses. City the only backline I’d be weary about not scoring

    • valurth
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      1 month, 1 hour ago

      Ryan
      TAA / VVD / Zinchenko / Coleman
      Salah / Sterling / Martial / Perez
      Wilson / Ings

      Button / Dendoncker / Lundstram / Greenwood

      1.5 Itb, 1 Ft

      A) Ings > Pukki for free
      B) TAA, Wilson, Ings > 4.5, Kane, Pukki for a -8

      1. Pegboy
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        a

      2. Printing Mane
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 58 mins ago

        A

    • Jordan.
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      1 month, 1 hour ago

      5 points from 8 squad players
      ederson1
      vvd2
      robbo2
      haller0
      rico0
      balbuena0
      barkley0
      button0

      42 from 3
      lundstrom14
      ceballos11
      pukki 17

      crazy week

      1. Tcheco
        • 2 Years
        1 month, 58 mins ago

        The most subtle of brags but well played

      2. PUMPKINHEAD
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 58 mins ago

        Jesus

        And they argue this game isn't luck 😆

      3. thepeen555
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 57 mins ago

        You must have other players than that? They look pretty sucky

    • Hits from the Bong
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Fornals + Fraser to KdB + Cantwell the best option here?

        Heaton (Button)
        TAA VVD Digne (Lund Rico)
        Salah Sterling Fraser Perez Fornals
        Wilson Pukki (Greenwood)

        1. valurth
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          1 month, 1 hour ago

          Yes but KDB or Son

      • Artemis Titans
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        How's this looking? 43 with Awb to play made my mind up to WC
        Ryan, (Pope)
        Awb, Digne, Pieters, ( Lundstram, Kelly )
        Mane, Kdb, Son, Martial, (Cantwell)
        Pukki, Rashford, Vardy
        0.2 itb

        Any changes needed?
        Which of these?
        A. Pogba & Martial ?
        B. Pogba & Rashford?
        C. Rashford & Martial?

        Thanks for any input 🙂

        1. Evans
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 1 hour ago

          You played son ?

          1. Artemis Titans
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 51 mins ago

            That's my wc team.

        2. Kiwivillan
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          1 month, 50 mins ago

          Regret starting with Vardy but glad sold for hit to Pukki last week

      • Obi-Wan Kenobi-Nil
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        I've pressed the wildcard button. I've had a fairly decent start, ranked 250k with Jota to go (or hopefully 14 points from Lundstrum first on the bench) but I felt I had far too much remedy to do with my team. Had both Wilson and King, as well as Moura and Perez and was priced out of moves for KdB and Pukki without major points hits.

        Could you kind folk possibly cast your eyes over the below teams and give your thoughts?

        A)
        Heaton (Button)
        TAA Laporte Digne Lowton (Lundstrum)
        Salah Sterling KdB Mount/Grealish (Cantwell)
        Pukki Barnes (McGoldrick)

        Positives of this side are a very strong bench so I'll likely always be able to bench my worst two fixtures each week between Lowton/Lund/Cantwell/McGoldrick.

        B)
        The same as above, but swapping Lowton, Mount/Grealish and McGoldrick for Kelly, Martial and a £4.5m striker.

        Would be a much weaker bench but would allow me to get Martial playing at #9 for United.

        1. Tactical Focus
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 1 hour ago

          You're crazy 😉

        2. Evans
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 59 mins ago

          A

          On the basis you would have used your wildcard better to have the stronger bench

        3. pablo discobar
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          1 month, 58 mins ago

          Why the hell would you wcard at 250k? You are knee jerking. You can't have everyone and after 4 games in you would prob want to wcard again.

          Give it to the int break

          1. Twitter: @Ze_Austin
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            1 month, 57 mins ago

            Said he's already pressed it...

            1. pablo discobar
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              1 month, 54 mins ago

              Sure in previous years you could cancel it? Maybe I'm wrong.

              Nothing a -4 couldn't fix here

        4. PascalCygan
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 55 mins ago

          I’d probably go for B, as you’re unlikely to want to play McGoldrick much anyway

        5. Belsunz
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 45 mins ago

          WC’ing when ranked 250.000? That’s a rookie mistake, young padwan.

          1. Obi-Wan Kenobi-Nil
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 37 mins ago

            Agree to disagree. No doubt it's an aggressive wildcard, but I'd rather use it aggressively and it go wrong than wait for it to go wrong and use it defensively.

      • Printing Mane
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Would you get Mount or Ceballos ?

        1. Rainer
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 58 mins ago

          Not yet.

          1. Printing Mane
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            1 month, 56 mins ago

            need cash for KDB

        2. Evans
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 58 mins ago

          Ceballos

          1. pablo discobar
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            1 month, 53 mins ago

            Both rotation risks. Ozil etc

        3. clodhopper
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 45 mins ago

          Ceballos

        4. Irbox ⚽
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          1 month, 33 mins ago

          Mount of the two

      • Pegboy
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Heaton (Pope)
        VVD, Digne, Lundstrum, Zinchenko, Montoya
        Sterling, Salah, Fraser, Barkley, Dendocker
        Kane, King, Greenwood

        2FT. Fraser is going. I'm torn between shifting Barkley and getting KDB.

        a) VVD + Fraser > KDB + Soyuncu
        b) Fraser, Barkley + King > Martial, McGinn + Pukki (-4)

        1. Evans
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 57 mins ago

          B

          1. Pegboy
            • 9 Years
            1 month, 55 mins ago

            Thanks

        2. gauzah
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 52 mins ago

          Similar problem. I am thinking of hitting WC. Now is the time to get KDB, City are going to slam their upcoming fixtures.
          Barks also obviously has to go

          1. Pegboy
            • 9 Years
            1 month, 49 mins ago

            Cheers. I'm quite happy with the rest of the team, so reluctant to push the WC button yet. I really, really want KdB, but I know shifting Barkley is more urgent.

      • Lovren an elevator
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Predictions for bottom 3 this season?
        I'm thinking Palace, Newcastle and Watford. Maybe Villa are in trouble but Sheffield look strong enough to get enough points, and if Norwich keep Pukki fit, they should get enough points

        1. Irbox ⚽
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          1 month, 1 hour ago

          Villa, Watford, Newcastle. Palace in the mix also

          1. camarozz
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 5 Years
            1 month, 55 mins ago

            Obviously havnt looked at villa stats last two games then. No way villa will go down. I'd put my house on it only the ex has it already.

            1. Kiwivillan
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 49 mins ago

              😆

        2. The Gobstopper
          • 5 Years
          1 month, 58 mins ago

          I'd agree with Newcastle and Palace. I think that Villa could get things sorted out, though, and would throw Southampton into the possible mix.

        3. lilmessipran
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 58 mins ago

          Too early to call that imo.. I don't think palace will go down and expect atleast one of the promoted clubs will

        4. Belsunz
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 40 mins ago

          Newcastle are doomed under Bruce. Shows what terrific work Rafa did there last 2 seasons...

        5. Business Cat
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          1 month, 37 mins ago

          Newcastle and Palace

          Watford will turn it round

          The other spot if a straight fight between Villa, Sheffield and Southampton

      • AXE17
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Seriously considering Mane in for Salah. Anyone else on the same page?

        1. pablo discobar
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          1 month, 57 mins ago

          No

        2. Rainer
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 57 mins ago

          A lot on here, especially those on WC.

        3. Daniel Exeter
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 56 mins ago

          Done it

        4. L S P
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 55 mins ago

          on a wc, maybe

        5. PlumaPiedra
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          1 month, 53 mins ago

          Already done it.

          1. pablo discobar
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            1 month, 51 mins ago

            Milner wont play every week. He's done. The pens make Salah the main man

            1. PlumaPiedra
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 2 Years
              1 month, 46 mins ago

              Manes outscored Salah recently even without the pens, and it means I can get KDB.

        6. Artemis Titans
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 49 mins ago

          Mane looks sharp. More involved. 1m for war chest or upgrades. Scoring freely,
          I did it.

      • Ron Swanson
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        Pope
        Robbo Digne Dunk Lundstrom
        Salah Sterling Siggy Perez
        Kane King

        Which two would you remove out of Siggy, Perez and King?

        I want Martial but am nervous about Ceballos rotation. None of the 6-7m strikers have shone so far either (except Pukki, but no thanks).

        1. Irbox ⚽
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          1 month, 59 mins ago

          King has to go ASAP, the other 2 have nice fixtures this GW

      • Visionaries
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 1 hour ago

        A Fraser, King & Trent > KDB, Pukki & Pieters -4
        B Fraser, King & Firmino > KDB, Pukki & Barnes -4

        C Wildcard to this;

        Pope, (Button)
        Pieters, AWB, KWP, (Kelly, Lund)
        Martial, Sterling, Mane, KDB, Mcginn
        Kane, Pukki, (Wickham)

        1. Camzy
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          1 month, 58 mins ago

          Trent vs Firmino.

          Trent for me.

          1. Visionaries
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 56 mins ago

            Lose Trent or keep? I'm currently on lose

      • Monya Meow Meow
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 58 mins ago

        If you have to ditch one Pool defender, who would it be?

        A) Robbo
        B) VVD

        Thanks!

        1. GreenPL
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 56 mins ago

          A

          1. Monya Meow Meow
            • 1 Year
            1 month, 54 mins ago

            Thanks mate

        2. clodhopper
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 44 mins ago

          A

          1. Monya Meow Meow
            • 1 Year
            29 days, 21 hours ago

            Thank you!

      • Zinedine Kilbane
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 58 mins ago

        Happy with my mini WC (8point hit)
        - Salah- KDB
        - Wilson- Kane
        - DVD- lundstam
        - Greenwood- Puki.

        Kept perez and maura for now- will remove next 2 weeks for mane and dendonker provisionally

        1. Odion Igoalo
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 57 mins ago

          Good options brought in, but Salah out for a hit can always hurt

        2. Evans
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 54 mins ago

          Need to see rest of team tbh

      • Twitter: @Ze_Austin
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        1 month, 58 mins ago

        -4 in GW2 (Pukki 🙂 ), on a -8 for GW3

        Feels like that kind of season. Wildcard or early hits. So many things we didn't see coming from preseason and last season's stats. Big hitters have stayed (except Robbo), but many things had to change about my 4.0s to 6.5s

      • Manani
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 58 mins ago

        is having both Cantwell and Dendocker too much?

        my team is a 442 btw so have to play one of them

        can go without cantwell but means a -4 to bring in someone else

        1. Manani
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 58 mins ago

          ps this is to fund KDB

        2. Camzy
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          1 month, 57 mins ago

          Imo no. But others might disagree.

        3. Daniel Exeter
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 57 mins ago

          Cantwell wont play Newcastle every week

          Who not dunk / pieters?

      • Daniel Exeter
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 58 mins ago

        Wildcard played and I feel great

        1. Evans
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 56 mins ago

          Good for you