Scout Notes

Jiménez and Jota’s minutes managed in latest Europa League win

Torino 2-3 Wolves

Goals: Diogo Jota (£6.5m), Raúl Jiménez (£7.5m)

Own Goals: Bremer

Assists: Joao Moutinho (£5.5m), Adama Traoré (£5.0m), Romain Saïss (£4.5m)

It was more of the same for Wolves on Thursday night as they won another Europa League tie with goals from Raúl Jiménez (£7.5m) and Diogo Jota (£6.5m).

The forwards teased Fantasy owners still waiting on the first FPL attacking returns this season with their quality once again.

Jota, who should have scored in the first half, drove home close-range finish around the hour-mark, while Jiménez netted after running through the heart of the Torino defence.

Wolves’ latest opponents were certainly the highest quality Wolves have faced so far, after Crusaders and Pyunik were swept aside with relative ease.

The Italian side finished seventh in Serie A last season, which made for an even contest between two well-matched sides.

While Wolves played well, largely controlled the game and certainly deserved to win the tie, owners of their Fantasy assets might be slightly more concerned than after previous European wins this season.

Fantasy managers are still waiting on attacking returns from Jiménez and Jota in the Premier League this season

Just three days after a draw with Manchester United, Wolves had to be at the top of their game to get this result, and the compounded effect of those two matches could lead to a subdued performance against Burnley.

Furthermore, the fact that the aggregate score currently stands at 3-2, the tie is far from over and will probably require as much exertion from the fist-choice players next Thursday, just days before the Gameweek 4 trip to Everton.

“It’s far from being over, it’s a close tie. We have to play next week against a very, very tough and a very good team. We played good, we were organised, we stayed in shape, we produced some goals but, as I say, there’s still one game to go and we have to be really, really good to perform again against a very, very good team.” – Nuno Espirito Santo

That said, Nuno Espirito Santo did everything he could to guard against burning out his players in Turin as Wolves’ busy schedule continues.

He made four changes to the side that drew with Manchester United and rested both Jiménez and Jota after their goals, Patrick Cutrone (£5.9m) and Pedro Neto (£5.0m) their replacements.

Jesus Vallejo (£4.9m) came in for Ryan Bennett (£5.0m) at centre-back, Rúben Vinagre (£4.5m) replaced Jonny (£5.5m) at left-back and Romain Saïss (£4.5m) slotted into midfield allowing Rúben Neves (£5.5m) the night off.

Meanwhile, Matt Doherty (£6.0m) travelled with the squad and participated in the warm-down after the match, which means he is probably fit, but played no involvement in the match.

“Everybody’s fine, Matt Doherty is OK. We’ve been preparing since the beginning for the season for this kind of cycle. Two days is difficult, but we are ready to play.” – Nuno Espirito Santo

Filling in for Doherty at right wing-back was Adama Traoré (£5.0m) who played 64 minutes before Jonny came on for him.

The wide-man is starting to show increased potential for attacking returns from right wing-back in the event of another Doherty injury.

Traoré was the man who set up Jota’s goal on Thursday night

After adding some much-needed impetus against Manchester United on Monday night, Traoré asked all the questions for Wolves’ second goal in Turin.

He used his pace to get around the back of the Torino defence in the 59th minute and a calmly delivered square ball was driven into the back of the net by Jota.

Traoré’s assist was proof of the player’s increased usefulness to the Wolves team.

Last season, he was largely all about the pace, without much end-product but in recent weeks he has shown much more awareness and quality delivery. That made for an extremely difficult night for Torino left-back Cristian Ansaldi.

“I’m pleased. He helped the team, others did what they had to do. It’s about tasks, it’s about rules, it’s about always being a team. Knowing that, when you know yourselves better and the characteristic is of the player what they can give to the team is important.” – Nuno Espirito Santo

That said, Traoré may still need to make some improvements to the defensive side of his responsibilities at right wing-back.

Almost immediately after Jota had scored Wolves’ second goal, Traoré lost the ball in his area of the pitch trying to play out from the back.

That allowed Ansaldi to get the ball into the box for Lorenzo de Silvestri to score a diving header at the far post after Vinagre had lost the run.

Vinagre had a tough night for Wolves, especially in the second half

The young full-back was also at fault for Torino’s second goal late-on, which ensured the tie is still very much alive going into next week.

His wild swing at Andrea Belotti caught the striker and brought him down in the penalty box. Torino’s number nine coolly dispatched the spot-kick under Rui Patrício (£5.0m), who guessed the direction of the shot but couldn’t keep it out.

Finally, a mention for central midfielder Joao Moutinho (£5.5m) whose involvement in Wolves’ set-pieces led to another assist on Thursday night.

This time, it was his free-kick at the back posted that was headed into his own net by Torino defender Bremer under pressure from Saïss.

The Portuguese international now has four in five Europa League matches this season, having set up Neves’ wonder-strike against Manchester United.

“(Moutinho) respects himself, he rests and he’s a fantastic player and other players play also. It’s a very, very busy schedule – we have to manage that and always try and make good decisions so the team stays compact and organised. Moutinho is just one case among others that play two games in a row and three games in a row, then we have to decide for the next one. The most important thing is that the players understand that they have to really, really work hard and recover well to be able to cope with such a difficult time and such a difficult schedule.” – Nuno Espirito Santo

Wolves XI (3-5-2): Patrício; Boly, Coady, Vallejo; Vinagre, Moutinho, Saïss, Dendoncker, Traoré (Jonny 64′); Jota (Neto 69′), Jiménez (Cutrone 76′).

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Lessons learned from Gameweek 2

1,146 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Typo
    • 6 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Mount. 6.1 number 10 chelsea. Good stats. Is it a trap?

    1. Pukki Party
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      I got him in

    2. Irbox ⚽
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      I think he is a gift from the FPL gods. Lampard raves about his potential and said his best is yet to come. He has played all 180 minutes, passes the eye test and could have scored another against Leicester. I think he is the next big bandwagon

    3. Rust Cohle
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      I want him in my side, but having trouble parting with other midfielders who are also in good form.

      1. My heart goes Salalalalah
        • 2 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        Which other mids?

    4. RIDZ
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      almost a trap but I am happy Fraser to Mount this week and save some in the bank

    5. Nomar
      • 9 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Scored a hatty in the Championship and Lamps loves him.

      Trossard's fixtures turn after this GW so considering Mount myself. Him or McGinn to replace Trossard with.

    6. britzdubb
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      last season we had one such bandwagon: his name was James Maddison

  2. radawson
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    A) Salah + Barnes

    B) Son + Firmino

    No Kane. Which do you prefer?

    1. Typo
      • 6 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Really hard this one

    2. The Overthinker
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      B

    3. My heart goes Salalalalah
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      A

    4. Gregorini
      • 3 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      I think A has a greater chance of playing full games

    5. Too Many Hits
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Why would you go Firmino over Rashford?

    6. ChelseaBlues223
      • 1 Year
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      A

    7. britzdubb
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      only salah can cover a no kane

  3. Goonermeister
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    What’s the name of the site that shows the players that will damage your rank the most?

    1. Pukki Party
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Livefpl

    2. Berbinho's Forehead
      • 9 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Fantasy Football Scout. You will be able to find them by username!

  4. It’s gonna Ben Mee
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Not a mention of the second most owned Wolves asset?

    1. My heart goes Salalalalah
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Ok

  5. Goonermeister
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Do any of you lot on here it tactical bets on players that you don’t own, that could damage your rank? Such as not having an Everton defender and therefore putting cash on a CS.

    1. Forever In Our Shadow
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      You need to go to GA immediately.

  6. Irbox ⚽
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Good to go?

    Pope
    Digne Walker AWB
    Sterling KDB Siggy Martial Mount
    Kane Pukki

    Button Dunk Lundstram Wickham

    1. It’s gonna Ben Mee
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Yup. Kane(c)?

      1. Irbox ⚽
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        For sure (in Klopp’s best accent)

    2. Goonsquad245
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      One of the best I've seen. Great stuff

      1. Irbox ⚽
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        Cheers mate

  7. Athletic Nasherbo
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Which option? Cannot decide at all to complete the WC team...

    A) Mina + Salah
    B) Digne + Mane

    1. BigPointDipper
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      B - think Mane is on a bit of a run atm and will score more than salah in the short term.

      1. Warby84
        • 4 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        Always Salah

        1. My heart goes Salalalalah
          • 2 Years
          26 days, 5 hours ago

          B

    2. Rupert The Horse
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      B.

    3. Pompel
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      B

      1. Too Many Hits
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        26 days, 2 hours ago

        A

  8. BigPointDipper
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Morning, please rate my WC team..

    Henderson
    Digne/AWN/Walker/KWP
    Sterling/Mane/Martial/Trossard
    Kane(C)/Pukki

    Pope/Dendonk/Lundstram/Greenwood

    G2G or you think I need a Liverpool def?

    1. BigPointDipper
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      **AWB

    2. TheDragon
      • 1 Year
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Yes

      1. BigPointDipper
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        Yes g2g or yes need a Liverpool def?

    3. Charlieven
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Nice team. No need for pool defence

      1. BigPointDipper
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        Cheers

  9. pelle9
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Best combo ?

    A) Laporte & Mane

    B) Zinchenko & Salah

    Thanks guys.

    1. Rust Cohle
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      A

  10. Berbinho's Forehead
    • 9 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    All I want this weekend is a TAA haul. Sick and tired of reading comments about him.

    1. jtreble
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Do you think TAA starts ahead of Gomez this week?

      1. Berbinho's Forehead
        • 9 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        Yes. It won't make sense to play Gomez, who isn't even a good RB. He's a fantastic CB and that's it, imo.

        I'd love to find the threat on twitter but in short Liverpool score more and concede less when it's TAA at RB over Gomez.

        1. Berbinho's Forehead
          • 9 Years
          26 days, 5 hours ago

          thread**

          1. Too Many Hits
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            26 days, 5 hours ago

            You could argue Gomez is a better Right Back over Trent because he can defend

        2. Goonsquad245
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          26 days, 5 hours ago

          What was the average fixture difficulty when Gomez played at RB vs TAA?

    2. Pompel
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Evenif he doesn't , we all know its worth keeping him for season despite the odd non-start

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

      I'll tell you what will help. Get Salah off corners - he is rubbish at them, and let Trent get back into the rhythm.

      https://members.fantasyfootballscout.co.uk/my-stats-tables/view/12506/
      https://members.fantasyfootballscout.co.uk/my-stats-tables/view/13487/

      1. Berbinho's Forehead
        • 9 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        +42 🙂

        1. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          26 days, 5 hours ago

          😀

    4. Warby84
      • 4 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      And a Robertson haul.. I had both and was a really hard decision but went with Robbo due to last season... TAA will no doubt haul

      1. My heart goes Salalalalah
        • 2 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        Gwen Stefani haul?

    5. Collie01
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Same. CS and an attacking return would be very welcome!

    6. Irbox ⚽
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Of course you do if you are an owner.. it’s an unconscious bias which hinders you from seeing other possibilities. There is undoubtedly a possibility he is benched, just accept it

      1. Berbinho's Forehead
        • 9 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        I said this the whole of last season too, when I didn't own him.

        Of course he's going to be benched at some point. For the same reason Walker, Doherty, Trippier and any other attacking fullback get benched - they're humans not machines.

    7. Twisted Saltergater
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      2 successful crosses from a league high 22
      not getting forward anywhere near as much as Robertson

      He needs to improve

      1. Berbinho's Forehead
        • 9 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        Agreed absolutely. Same goes for Robbo too.

        1. Aztec Kamara
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          26 days, 5 hours ago

          That stat you referenced is pretty pointless though - it's logical they concede more and score less in the games Gomez plays RB as it tends to happen in the tougher games.
          (I agree with your point in general - just not that stat)

        2. DAZZ
          • 5 Years
          26 days, 5 hours ago

          Come back and see what these punters have to say at 16.30 tomorrow evening when the lineups are announced.

    8. Maximus Bonimus Pointimus
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      He's well due - my hope is that he stays relatively quiet points wise until becker returns then I shall welcome him back with open arms, possibly with Robbo too

      1. Forever In Our Shadow
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        That is the key fact. Becker is the deal breaker. If he was fit no one would be considering or transferring out TAA or Robbo.

  11. Legend of Rosický
    • 1 Year
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Start 2 out of
    A) Chilwell (Shu)
    B) Micheal Keane (Avl)
    C) F. Anderson (Wat)
    D) Ndombele (NEW)

    Thanks

    1. LangerznMash
      • 3 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      C + D but I would be happy with all of them.

    2. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      B) &C).

  12. Charlieven
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Nice team. Defence is good, even without pool defence.

    1. Charlieven
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Fail

    2. Rupert The Horse
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      But I do have pool defence.

      1. Charlieven
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        Lol

  13. Rupert The Horse
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Really tough one for me here.
    Play Murray at home to Brighton.
    Murray to Pukki for a hit.

    1. Legend of Rosický
      • 1 Year
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Murray to score an own goal?

      1. Rupert The Horse
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        Oh damn, those beach dwellers all look the same to me.

        1. Legend of Rosický
          • 1 Year
          26 days, 5 hours ago

          Do it imo

    2. TheDragon
      • 1 Year
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Play Murray (although this is on the assumption he is certain to start)

      1. Rupert The Horse
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        This is also at the back of my mind.

    3. how now brown cow
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Murray at home to himself? 🙂

      Not sure its worth a hit

      1. Rupert The Horse
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        I made a right cow of things, but what do you think?

        1. how now brown cow
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          26 days, 5 hours ago

          Depends how much faith you have in the Pukki-wagon.

          Home to chelsea v home to saints + 4 points.

          I'd leave it personally, but I'm not converted yet.

  14. Bubz
    • 6 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Wish Jota would bloody score in the Prem instead

    1. Pompel
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Expecting a gritty 0 - 0 draw this GW, I'm afraid. I think I will ship an, and possibly bring back later

      1. UpAndAway
        • 5 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        The best option in his price?

    2. how now brown cow
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Yeah. Reckon the EL is going to ruin our fun.

  15. Liastro ⭐️
    • 7 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    1FT, 0.0m in the bank...would you wildcard this mess?

    Heaton Button
    Robertson VVD Digne Montoya Rico
    Salah Sterling Pérez Trossard Dendoncker
    Kane King Greenwood

    1. TheDragon
      • 1 Year
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      How is it a mess?

      Looks great to me - Save FT and the maybe King & Perez our next week

      1. Printing Mane
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        think he just copied and pasted his previous posts

    2. Collie01
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Easy save

  16. Charlieven
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Pukki has Chelsea, hard game. Stick with Murray.

    1. Rupert The Horse
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      You're on fire!

    2. 40 MIL & A QUID
      • 7 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Chelsea aren’t a hard game anymore mate

      1. Rupert The Horse
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        My thoughts exactly.

    3. Royal5
      • 8 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Chelseas defense have been awful

    4. Bubz
      • 6 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Chelsea are shite

  17. Catastrophe
    • 8 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    GTG?

    Pope
    Zinchenko, AWB, Lundstram, Montoya
    Mane, Sterling, KDB, Martial
    Kane (c), Pukki

    (Button, Cantwell, Soyuncu, Greenwood)

    Bench order good? Lundstram/Montoya/Cantwell/Soyuncu rotation looks decent for the next 4 weeks.

    Cheers!

    1. TheDragon
      • 1 Year
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Awesome - although Liverpool defence will come good it’s only a matter of time

      1. Catastrophe
        • 8 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        Cheers. Yep a little worried with no Salah or LIV defence but will have to see 🙂

        1. Charlieven
          26 days, 5 hours ago

          More worried about Digne then pool defence

          1. TheDragon
            • 1 Year
            26 days, 5 hours ago

            Good spot!

            Zinchenko -> Digne is a no brainer when you can

          2. Catastrophe
            • 8 Years
            26 days, 5 hours ago

            Really wanted to get Digne in but made the bench too weak. Also fancy Zinchenko for good city fixtures next 3 or 4 weeks, assuming he will be playing.

    2. Charlieven
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      We have the same team.

      1. Catastrophe
        • 8 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        Good luck!

        1. Charlieven
          26 days, 5 hours ago

          Same to you.
          Btw...we could downgrade soyuncu and upgrade zinchenko to Digne. Just a thought.

          1. Catastrophe
            • 8 Years
            26 days, 5 hours ago

            Yeah had considered that but not keen on any 4.0 defenders (apart from Lundstram). I think with two playing 4.0/4.5 defenders we need Soyuncu for rotation.

  18. My heart goes Salalalalah
    • 2 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Espirito

    1. Salt'N'Pepe
      • 4 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      NUNO?

    2. Marvin.com
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      de punto

  19. rohaansunil
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Bernado keep or swap for kdb?

  20. mcgrejam
    • 5 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Which one please...

    A) Zinchenko, Salah, Rashford
    B) Lundstram, Mane, Kane

    A or B please?

  21. rohaansunil
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Robbo or trent who to sell?

    1. Irbox ⚽
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      The rotation risk

    2. Bubz
      • 6 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      I like TAA because hes on set pieces

  22. unitednations
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 7 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    1) Start Pope or heaton?
    2) Perez or Lanzini/Tossard/Mount (-4)

    1. The Yorkshire Pirlo
      • 3 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Think I’m doing Perez > Lanzini next gwk

  23. Pompel
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Sorry repost from old article:
    Want to change team structure to go Kane + Pukki up top. Kane might become Auba (or even Kun) later on. Is it worth a -8 to do it this GW, in order to save WC for later?
    Will also mean downgrading VVD to Lundstram (keeping TAA). Thinking it needs to be done now due to Kane(c) this GW.

  24. The Yorkshire Pirlo
    • 3 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Need to sort team before I head to work.

    G2G?

    Heaton
    AWB, VVD, Montoya, Digne
    Salah, Sterling(C), KDB, Perez
    Rashford, Pukki

    McGovern, Lundstram, Dendoncker, Greenwood

    1. Dynamic Duos
      • 6 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      G2G

  25. Dynamic Duos
    • 6 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Vertongen to start this week?

    1. Royal5
      • 8 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Can't see it until his conract is sorted out

    2. how now brown cow
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Don't know. It is odd. Toby went out of the frame for ages before.

      Toby & Jan clearly the best pairing.

  26. Il Papera
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    WC team - saved 0.6 so quite happy about that. Anyone done anything similar? Siggy sold for 8.0 and bought back for 7.9.

    Adrian (Button)
    Laporte Maguire Digne Lundstram (Söyüncü)
    Sterling Salah KDB Siggy Martial
    Pukki (Greenwood, Wickham)

    Big decision is:
    Laporte & Wickham (sub)
    or
    Jota & Diop (sub)

    Bit reliant on Pukki starting with no substitute forwards but I can’t see him not.

    No TAA or Robbo but while Allison is injures I think CSS will be limited.

    Any feedback/ideas?

    1. Rust Cohle
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      I see what you’re doing with having Adrian, but what’s your plan for when Alisson comes back and you have to transfer in a keeper and have to figure out how to get Pool defense. Too many transfers for me. If you don’t think Pool will get CSs while he’s out, then surely there are better 4.5 keepers to select.

      1. Il Papera
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        Yeah fair point, it does worry me that the Liverpool defenders could fire. Sideways move for Adrian, Heaton will make a lot of saves, Henderson too, but I read this morning that it’s looking to be quite a while til Allison is back. So for now, if they do keep clean sheets, I have cover. I think when/if the time comes, I’ll be willing to shift Martial/Siggy and Maguire to the most suitable 6 (Ceballos perhaps) and TAA/Robbo.

  27. The Overthinker
    • 2 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Attack of KJ to own this week

    1. TheDragon
      • 1 Year
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      I hope the K is King and not Kane ....

  28. Rust Cohle
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    A. Mount, Laporte, and Haller

    B. Martial, Zinchenko, and Barnes.

    1. RIDZ
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      easy B for me

  29. RIDZ
    • 2 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Is it worth Salah to Sterling for free?
    Already have Kane

  30. PUMPKINHEAD
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    26 days, 5 hours ago

    Slightly concerned as a TAA owner that Gomez starts vs Auba this weekend

    1. TheDragon
      • 1 Year
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      You are hardly going to sell TAA because of that so no need to worry

      I still think he starts anyway

      1. PUMPKINHEAD
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        Just sold Robbo so fully expect it.

    2. Royal5
      • 8 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      Think he'll start over the camel, Matip.

    3. RIDZ
      • 2 Years
      26 days, 5 hours ago

      why Gomez?

      1. PUMPKINHEAD
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        26 days, 5 hours ago

        Better defensive