Captain Sensible

Kane and Sterling headline Gameweek 3 captaincy debate

Manchester City, Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool are the three teams being considered for the Gameweek 3 captaincy.

They face Bournemouth, Newcastle and Arsenal respectively, and the lack of clean sheet potential for each of those opponents has some Fantasy Premier League managers scratching their heads.

In one sense there is plenty of choice for the armband in Gameweek 3, but a spread of potentially viable options can also increase the risk of falling behind.

As ever, we have assessed all the candidates based on their individual form and the defensive capabilities of their upcoming opponents in Captain Sensible.

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Captain Poll

Captain Poll results as of Thursday morning

Harry Kane (£11.0m) is the people’s choice for the Gameweek 3 captaincy after he won the latest poll.

The Spurs forward claimed a 38.8% share of the vote this week ahead of Newcastle’s trip to north London.

It seems likely that his backers were swayed more by his Gameweek 1 display than the largely anonymous outing against Manchester City.

That is completely understandable given a meeting with Aston Villa is likely to bear more resemblance to a clash with Newcastle than visiting the reigning Premier League champions.

Against Villa, Kane topped the Gameweek 1 charts for shots in the box and scored twice.

This week’s runner up is Raheem Sterling (£12.2m), as Manchester City prepare for an away match at Bournemouth.

The England international currently shares the summit of the Premier League goal-scoring charts with Norwich’s Teemu Pukki (£6.8m) on four goals, having failed to blank yet so far this season.

That has led to 29% of the voters in our poll backing Sterling for the Gameweek 3 captaincy.

Bournemouth are certainly favourable opposition too, having failed to keep a clean sheet in either of their 2019/20 matches.

Furthermore, both of these were against newly-promoted sides Sheffield United and Aston Villa. That should see Manchester City prove too much for the Cherries.

Salah’s stock has fallen somewhat after Liverpool’s poor display at Southampton

Some way off in third place in the poll is Liverpool midfielder Mohamed Salah (£12.5m).

The fixture is definitely a favourable one for Liverpool’s attackers given that Arsenal kept the fewest number of clean sheets, but the captain interest looks to be elsewhere.

While Sterling and Kane are both sitting on more than 30% in the poll, Salah has just 6% backing at the time of writing.

It seems likely that the Gameweek 2 blank, in which Liverpool were severely tested by Southampton, has played a part in this.

Just behind Salah in fourth place is Manchester City midfielder Kevin de Bruyne (£9.6m) who has a 3.8% share.

After a seven-point haul in Gameweek 1, the Belgian international registered two assists and maximum bonus the following weekend to take home 11 points.

De Bruyne’s creativity is the key factor in his appeal, as well as reliability of returns for someone who seems nailed-on in this Manchester City side.

De Bruyne is seen as the alternate Manchester City option at this stage

However, the fact that he is not viewed as much of an ‘explosive’ option compared to Sterling, is probably why on a handful of Fantasy managers are considering him for the Gameweek 3 captaincy.

Creeping into the conversation already is Pukki, who lit up the transfer market this week following his hat-trick against Newcastle.

3.4% of the voters believe that he can continue his hot form against a Chelsea side still searching for its first clean sheet of the season.

Another in-form option is Anthony Martial (£7.7m), who scored his second goal of the season against Wolves in Gameweek 2.

The returning Son Heung-min (£9.5m) has been selected by 2.3% in the poll, although what role he will play on Sunday afternoon remains to be seen.

Lucas Digne (£6.0m), Sadio Mané (£11.5m) and Marcus Rashford (£8.6m) are the only other assets with more than 1% support in the poll.

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Lessons learned from Gameweek 2

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  1. diesel001
    • 2 Years
    24 days, 5 hours ago

    Sterling for me. Higher ownership. In form. Likes playing against Bournemouth.

    1. ZeBestee
      • 5 Years
      24 days, 5 hours ago

      The reason I am not bringing in Kane. Next 4 for Sterling all point to him having the armband.

      1. KDB4PREZ
          24 days, 5 hours ago

          Would you use FT for salah-sterling(c). Get mane in next week so happy to keep like this if I do it

    2. Rinseboy
      • 7 Years
      24 days, 5 hours ago

      Feel like the only one without KDB. Should I
      A - Take some hits to get him for Moura and TAA/VVD
      B - Wildcard 
      C - Buy a new sofa?

      Pope
      TAA VVD Digne
      Martial Sterling Salah Moura Tross
      Jota Pukki
      Greenwood Montoya Rico

      1. RubeRx
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        24 days, 5 hours ago

        WC for KDB? that team is great relax

      2. Marmalade Forest
        • 2 Years
        24 days, 5 hours ago

        Had hi in so many of my preseason drafts before binning him off.

        Need David Silva, Mahrez and Gundongen to step up and score most of Etihads points this season.

      3. Big Ping
        • 1 Year
        24 days, 5 hours ago

        You're not the only person without KDB, chill my man.

      4. stupendous
        • 7 Years
        24 days, 5 hours ago

        Great team

      5. ⭐ Bemba_Da ⭐
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        24 days, 5 hours ago

        C

      6. Rinseboy
        • 7 Years
        24 days, 5 hours ago

        cheers guys. Would love KDB to stay quiet and Moura to start!

      7. Trossard or not Trossard
          24 days, 4 hours ago

          We share 7 of the same players and I'm without De Bruyne as well. A bit worried but it's still one player. Go for him if -4, otherwise next week.

        • Karhumies
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          24 days, 2 hours ago

          C, unless you want to downgrade Sterling to KDB to afford upgrading one of the forwards into Kane/Auba.

      8. RubeRx
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        24 days, 5 hours ago

        Kane

      9. Miguel Sanchez
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        24 days, 5 hours ago

        Kane to join Berbatov, Aguero, Shearer, Defoe and Cole this weekend

        1. RubeRx
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          24 days, 5 hours ago

          Highly optimistic

          1. Miguel Sanchez
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            24 days, 5 hours ago

            It's the hope that kills you.

        2. Live Lad
          • 4 Years
          24 days, 5 hours ago

          Or to become the first ever to score 6 goals in an EPL match.

        3. MITHRRANDIRR
          • 6 Years
          24 days, 4 hours ago

          I had captained Defoe for his 5 goal haul against Wigan. Good times!

      10. Slam
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        24 days, 5 hours ago

        Still none the wiser lads, so would appreciate some thoughts.
        Who to start?

        A) Lundstram(LEI)
        B) Dendoncker(BUR)

        Thanks in advance

        1. Jealous Viper
          • 1 Year
          24 days, 5 hours ago

          A for me

        2. DantheManinaPan
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          24 days, 5 hours ago

          Best odds on Dendoncker scoring a goal are at 7:1

          Best odds on Sheff U keeping a cleanie at 5:2

          I'm not convinced Dendoncker's assist potential is much greater than Lundstrums so the odds suggest playing Lunny

          1. Slam
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            24 days, 5 hours ago

            Now that is an excellent response.
            Truly appreciated mate

            1. n14mul
              • 2 Years
              24 days, 5 hours ago

              But on the flip.side Dendonc played full 90 last night so notnsure about the minutes at the weekend....food for thought

          2. Gringo Kid
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            24 days, 5 hours ago

            What about Cantwell?

        3. Rinseboy
          • 7 Years
          24 days, 5 hours ago

          A

        4. Phil's Stamps
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          24 days, 5 hours ago

          A

          1. Andy_Social
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            24 days, 5 hours ago

            A
            I've played Donkers the last 2 GWs but I'm benching him now after his Italian exertions.

        5. Slam
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          24 days, 5 hours ago

          Thanks all

      11. Jealous Viper
        • 1 Year
        24 days, 5 hours ago

        Heaton
        TAA Digne Shaw
        Sterling (c) Salah Trossard Perez Siggy
        Wilson Deulofeu

        Using me 2ft to go Wilson to Rashford and Perez to McGinn. G2G?

        1. Slam
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          24 days, 5 hours ago

          Yes. Good moves
          Could do Martial + Barnes/Pukki too

          1. Rinseboy
            • 7 Years
            24 days, 5 hours ago

            I prefer this but either is good

          2. Jealous Viper
            • 1 Year
            24 days, 5 hours ago

            Priced out of that unfortunately. On my bench is Lundstram and Montoya. Any change in order?

            1. Slam
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              24 days, 5 hours ago

              Id put Montoya ahead, slightly better CS odds and slightly more attacking. (It is close though)

              1. Jealous Viper
                • 1 Year
                24 days, 5 hours ago

                Thanks. Appreciate.

      12. ZeBestee
        • 5 Years
        24 days, 5 hours ago

        Repost:

        Anyone looking at Haller from Westham? They have nice upcoming fixtures and he looks like a very good player.

        Or not done enough yet to suggest he will do well?

        1. Miguel Sanchez
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          24 days, 5 hours ago

          Good fixture this GW for him to start firing this weekend. Hold if you have.

          1. ZeBestee
            • 5 Years
            24 days, 5 hours ago

            I don't have, but watching a bit of his videos shows a player who is indeed very good given his height. He holds up the ball well, he can dribble, has a good eye for a pass (assist potential) and all round player who is strong enough for the PL shackles. Westham are going to improve their offensive output, and he is their main man this season. Only issue is he has had only 1 game against City, which is difficult to judge. Defensively they have been awful though.

            1. Miguel Sanchez
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              24 days, 5 hours ago

              They have great fixtures for a long time so we can keep an eye on him rather than rush to get him in now before the fixtures 'expire'

              1. ZeBestee
                • 5 Years
                24 days, 5 hours ago

                Yeah right.

        2. The Train Driver
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          24 days, 5 hours ago

          Jimenez > Haller next gw is the plan for me...

        3. Jordan.
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          24 days, 4 hours ago

          gw4 likely bandwagon

      13. Gunner Boy
        • 4 Years
        24 days, 5 hours ago

        G2G?

        Heaton
        Zinchenko VVD Robertson Lundstram
        Dendoncker Salah Martial Sterling Cantwell
        Kane (c)

        subs: Button King Zouma Greenwood

        Bench correct ?

        1. Miguel Sanchez
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          24 days, 5 hours ago

          Think you could play King over Dendocker but other than that GTG.

      14. 007 [RoboKlopp]
        • 3 Years
        24 days, 5 hours ago

        Play King or Lundstram?
        Ta.

        1. Phil's Stamps
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          24 days, 5 hours ago

          Lund

        2. JT11fc
            24 days, 5 hours ago

            Lundy

        3. Phil's Stamps
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          24 days, 5 hours ago

          Find myself on a -8 just before a H2H tie with my main rival. Our squads are similar, the key differential for me is KDB, he will almost certainly cap Sterling (who i also have).

          I feel the only way to beat him is to spin the wheel with Kevin.

          What would you do? Kevin or Raheem?

          1. Big Hands Barry
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            24 days, 3 hours ago

            raz

        4. AFC49
          • 5 Years
          24 days, 5 hours ago

          Mount or McGinn?

          1. Miguel Sanchez
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            24 days, 5 hours ago

            Mount

          2. The Man Pastore
            • 5 Years
            24 days, 5 hours ago

            Mcginn

          3. SpoonPants
              24 days, 5 hours ago

              McGinn. Guaranteed to play, always ready to shoot, and looks lively.

            • ZeBestee
              • 5 Years
              24 days, 5 hours ago

              McGinn as Mount is not entirely nailed on atm.

            • Trossard or not Trossard
                24 days, 4 hours ago

                McGinn

            • Skull And Gnomes 9
              • 2 Years
              24 days, 5 hours ago

              Articled!

              Sky have Salah, Mane and Firmino listed as strikers.

              Crazy!

            • abaalan
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              24 days, 5 hours ago

              Was all set on captain Kane, but now this has put me in 2 minds. Sterling's and man city's stats are just too good to resist!

              1. Rinseboy
                • 7 Years
                24 days, 5 hours ago

                Kane is a no brainer this week. Otherwise there is no point in owning him I'd you dont captain!

                1. abaalan
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 3 Years
                  24 days, 4 hours ago

                  Was my logic when I didn't have him in my team....that I didn't think I would need to captain him within first 9 gw.

                  But ended up getting him in from gw 1 and now got this dilemma

              2. n14mul
                • 2 Years
                24 days, 5 hours ago

                Kane is a no brainer agreed. But this is football anything is possible

            • Phil's Stamps
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              24 days, 5 hours ago

              McGinn

              1. Phil's Stamps
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 8 Years
                24 days, 5 hours ago

                Reply fail to AFC49

                1. AFC49
                  • 5 Years
                  24 days, 5 hours ago

                  Cheers

            • The Overthinker
              • 2 Years
              24 days, 5 hours ago

              Have the top 3 candidates for captaincy in my team

              1. ZeBestee
                • 5 Years
                24 days, 5 hours ago

                It is between Sterling and Kane really, but Arsenal Pool games involve loads of goals, so expect Mane/Salah/Firmino/Auba/Laca to all be involved.

            • Chenku╰☆╮
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              24 days, 5 hours ago

              This gw will be great for WC ers and for non WC ers it might be not so.. unless they already have all the rises..

              1. Chenku╰☆╮
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 5 Years
                24 days, 5 hours ago

                Just to be clear price rises equal FPL points. You need to be a member to know this.

                1. KDB4PREZ
                    24 days, 5 hours ago

                    Huh do they really? I’m in a cash ML (first time player) and wasn’t aware that team value matters so much

                  • Andy_Social
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 7 Years
                    24 days, 5 hours ago

                    What the hell are you on about? I'm holding off using my WC as I think it'll be an advantage waiting 3 or 4 more weeks.

                    1. KDB4PREZ
                        24 days, 5 hours ago

                        Am guessing this is sarcasm and I’m playing the game wrong lol

                        1. Andy_Social
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 7 Years
                          24 days, 4 hours ago

                          Sorry, it was aimed at Spongpants there, from a fellow member.

                          1. KDB4PREZ
                              24 days, 4 hours ago

                              Haha all good buddy

                  • Gringo Kid
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 1 Year
                    24 days, 5 hours ago

                    Play one

                    A) Lundstram
                    B) Dendoncker
                    C) Cantwell

                    Best defender for next few

                    1) Laporte
                    2) Van Dijk

                    1. Slam
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 4 Years
                      24 days, 5 hours ago

                      Laporte imo: better fixtures, better team

                    2. Rinseboy
                      • 7 Years
                      24 days, 5 hours ago

                      yeah Laporta seems beig overlooked but maybe cause of price

                  • PAL
                    • 3 Years
                    24 days, 5 hours ago

                    What's your Liverpool - Arsenal prediction?

                    1. Sam (Team Sam)
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 10 Years
                      24 days, 5 hours ago

                      1-2

                    2. Chenku╰☆╮
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 5 Years
                      24 days, 5 hours ago

                      0-0

                      1. Hairy Potter
                        • 4 Years
                        24 days, 4 hours ago

                        1-0 Matip

                    3. Slam
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 4 Years
                      24 days, 5 hours ago

                      2-0

                    4. Phil's Stamps
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 8 Years
                      24 days, 5 hours ago

                      2-1

                    5. The 5% Team
                      • 1 Year
                      24 days, 5 hours ago

                      1-0

                    6. ZeBestee
                      • 5 Years
                      24 days, 5 hours ago

                      2-2

                    7. The real slim shady
                      • 3 Years
                      24 days, 5 hours ago

                      4 - 1

                    8. Skull And Gnomes 9
                      • 2 Years
                      24 days, 5 hours ago

                      3-1 the Pool

                    9. KGFC
                      • 3 Years
                      24 days, 5 hours ago

                      3-2

                    10. Andy_Social
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 7 Years
                      24 days, 4 hours ago

                      Goals at both ends, 3-1

                  • Sam (Team Sam)
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 10 Years
                    24 days, 5 hours ago

                    Emerson or Zinchenko?

                    1. JT11fc
                        24 days, 5 hours ago

                        Depends what you after? Attacking potential with the odd cleanie or clean sheets with the odd attacking return

                        1. Sam (Team Sam)
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 10 Years
                          24 days, 5 hours ago

                          Highest total points!

                          1. JT11fc
                              24 days, 5 hours ago

                              I have both but zinc would be first choice for me, then monitor chelsea's form

                              1. Andy_Social
                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                • 7 Years
                                24 days, 5 hours ago

                                Emerson looks more nailed although Zinc will get more ppm.

                      • The Overthinker
                        • 2 Years
                        24 days, 5 hours ago

                        What would you like to have ?

                        A) Salah hattrick
                        B) kane hattrick
                        C) sterling hattrick

                        1. FF Red!
                            24 days, 5 hours ago

                            All 3!

                          • Jealous Viper
                            • 1 Year
                            24 days, 5 hours ago

                            C

                          • KGFC
                            • 3 Years
                            24 days, 5 hours ago

                            AC

                        2. ⭐ Bemba_Da ⭐
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 9 Years
                          24 days, 5 hours ago

                          Mane is my standout option this week. Strange he's not in the top 3. I guess it's down to ownership here which defeats the point of the captaincy poll to find out who the best pick is this week

                          In any case, man in form against a poor defence.

                          1. Rinseboy
                            • 7 Years
                            24 days, 5 hours ago

                            agree with this. He looks on a hot streak already

                          2. Slam
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 4 Years
                            24 days, 5 hours ago

                            Sterling in arguably better form against worse opposition.

                            Hardly down to ownership mate

                            1. The Train Driver
                              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                              • 4 Years
                              24 days, 5 hours ago

                              It actually is, most people will vote for the one they are C themselves, therefore down to ownership...

                              1. Andy_Social
                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                • 7 Years
                                24 days, 5 hours ago

                                Not all though. I'd captain Kane if I had him, but I don't.

                              2. Slam
                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                • 4 Years
                                24 days, 5 hours ago

                                In most cases I’d agree, but for this week no because Sterling is clearly a MUCH better pick than Mane regardless of ownership

                                1. The Train Driver
                                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                  • 4 Years
                                  24 days, 5 hours ago

                                  I agree that Sterling is, all I am saying is that the C poll is flawed. One of those rare occasions I am agreeing with Bemba 😀

                          3. Trossard or not Trossard
                              24 days, 4 hours ago

                              Would easily be my cap if I had him in my team. He looks absolutely lethal.

                          4. Tamagotchi Massacre
                            • 5 Years
                            24 days, 5 hours ago

                            I think I'm going with Kane just because I know poch absolutely will play him. Simply don't trust Pep after last game, or ever really

                            1. diesel001
                              • 2 Years
                              24 days, 5 hours ago

                              You know who is nailed at Man City - Ederson, Laporte, KDB, Bernardo, Sterling.

                              1. Tamagotchi Massacre
                                • 5 Years
                                24 days, 5 hours ago

                                No such thing.

                                Only 2770 minutes last season with no significant injuries

                                Kane plays everything

                            2. FPLFreddo
                              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                              • 10 Years
                              24 days, 5 hours ago

                              This is a great point, it would be very Pep to make a few changes to keep everyone on their toes.

                              I own Sterling, owned him last year after he hauled in GW1 against Arsenal, was benched in GW2.

                              1. Tamagotchi Massacre
                                • 5 Years
                                24 days, 5 hours ago

                                It's just not worth the risk. If the other options were meh then sure. But if you own Kane (yeah yeah Cardiff blah) then you have an absolutely golden alternative

                                1. FPLFreddo
                                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                  • 10 Years
                                  24 days, 4 hours ago

                                  I own Kane, Sterling & Salah so agree.

                                  Sterling may outscore Kane by 50 points over the season but we are only looking at this match for the captaincy

                            3. panda07
                              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                              • 7 Years
                              24 days, 5 hours ago

                              I expect Sterling to outscore Kane by 50 points this year barring injuries

                              1. Tamagotchi Massacre
                                • 5 Years
                                24 days, 5 hours ago

                                Probably but not really relevant when assessing a captain pick on a game by game basis. Kane's totals have dropped largely due to losing 500-700 minutes to injury. He is as explosive when fit

                                1. panda07
                                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                  • 7 Years
                                  24 days, 4 hours ago

                                  Yeah I just think that Kane's max points if he stays fit is around 220 whereas Sterling's is 270+. There will be times that Sterling will be benched and you'll be annoyed but I think it will happen less than you think

                                  1. Tamagotchi Massacre
                                    • 5 Years
                                    24 days, 4 hours ago

                                    Well you've just randomly increased sterlings points there above his highest ever score, and not Kane's. And Sterling actually has a lower ppminute last season than in the previous.

                                    So I'm not convinced

                                2. panda07
                                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                  • 7 Years
                                  24 days, 4 hours ago

                                  There's also a chance of a 1 pointer from Kane because of his glass ankles

                                  1. Andy_Social
                                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                    • 7 Years
                                    24 days, 4 hours ago

                                    You don't spend 11m on a player in the first place if you're paranoid about injuries!

                          5. Clarity
                            • 1 Year
                            24 days, 5 hours ago

                            Is KWP nailed?

                            1. JT11fc
                                24 days, 5 hours ago

                                80% nailed

                              • Andy_Social
                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                • 7 Years
                                24 days, 4 hours ago

                                for now, yes

                            2. Lets all klopp together
                              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                              • 2 Years
                              24 days, 5 hours ago

                              Gtg

                              Fabianski
                              Zinchenko, kwp, zouma, robertson
                              Salah, sterling(c), Lanzini, perez
                              King, Aubameyang(vc)

                              Bench, button Lundstram, Dendoncker, greenwood

                              1. Jealous Viper
                                • 1 Year
                                24 days, 5 hours ago

                                Lots of punts here. Can you find a way to get in Martial or Rashford

                            3. Jealous Viper
                              • 1 Year
                              24 days, 5 hours ago

                              Actually just realised i can sneak in a transfer. Do i do
                              A) Wilson and Perez to Rashford and McGinn
                              Or
                              B) Wilson and Perez to Barnes and Martial. Both with 2 ft

                              1. Big Chris Wood
                                • 6 Years
                                24 days, 5 hours ago

                                I would do the first one. Rashford must be on penalties now I think Martial has not had enough shots to continue scoring

                                1. Jealous Viper
                                  • 1 Year
                                  24 days, 5 hours ago

                                  Yeah thought the same. Rashford passes the eye test for me and liked the coach's comments about McGinn

                              2. n14mul
                                • 2 Years
                                24 days, 5 hours ago

                                I was on same situation but went martial. The lure of a midfielder playing up top and at that price is too good option to give up

                              3. Trossard or not Trossard
                                  24 days, 4 hours ago

                                  A sounds quite good actually

                              4. Big Chris Wood
                                • 6 Years
                                24 days, 5 hours ago

                                My big question of the week.

                                Would you trade out Robertson to Digne or Laporte for -4? Or just go with playing both Robertson and VVD against Arsenal?

                                1. Rinseboy
                                  • 7 Years
                                  24 days, 5 hours ago

                                  no way. I think Robbo will punish a few this week

                                  1. Tamagotchi Massacre
                                    • 5 Years
                                    24 days, 5 hours ago

                                    This phrase needs to be consigned to the bin. Punishment requires the alternatives to fail also

                                    1. Trossard or not Trossard
                                        24 days, 4 hours ago

                                        Don't forget the -4 though. Not a FT

                                  2. STONEROSES
                                    • 6 Years
                                    24 days, 5 hours ago

                                    Not worth a hit to get rid of liv def playing at home, nope

                                    1. Big Chris Wood
                                      • 6 Years
                                      24 days, 5 hours ago

                                      Thanks chaps, I will holddoor

                                  3. Jealous Viper
                                    • 1 Year
                                    24 days, 5 hours ago

                                    Not for a hit definitely. Just play them.

                                  4. The Train Driver
                                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                    • 4 Years
                                    24 days, 5 hours ago

                                    Wouldn't even do it on a FT if I had him...

                                  5. el polako
                                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                    • 2 Years
                                    24 days, 5 hours ago

                                    Not for a hit, probably not at all.

                                  6. Phil's Stamps
                                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                    • 8 Years
                                    24 days, 5 hours ago

                                    Just ply them

                                  7. The Man Pastore
                                    • 5 Years
                                    24 days, 5 hours ago

                                    hell no

                                  8. panda07
                                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                    • 7 Years
                                    24 days, 5 hours ago

                                    I'd stick with Robbo

                                2. STONEROSES
                                  • 6 Years
                                  24 days, 5 hours ago

                                  Best £5M def?

                                  I’m on KWP atm, ta

                                  1. Sam (Team Sam)
                                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                    • 10 Years
                                    24 days, 5 hours ago

                                    KWP I think

                                    1. Andy_Social
                                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                      • 7 Years
                                      24 days, 4 hours ago

                                      Yes, KWP for fixtures, maybe Boly over all.

                                3. West Hammered
                                  • 3 Years
                                  24 days, 5 hours ago

                                  Morning guys, can I have your thoughts on my WC team please.
                                  My main concern is only having one city player for their upcoming fixtures.

                                  Pope
                                  TAA Digne Maguire Soyuncu
                                  Sterling Mane Martial Lanzini
                                  Kane (c) Pukki
                                  Button Cantwell Greenwood Lundstram

                                  1. panda07
                                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                    • 7 Years
                                    24 days, 5 hours ago

                                    I like it, I'm going with KDB over Kane but can see the merits of picking Kane

                                4. panda07
                                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                  • 7 Years
                                  24 days, 5 hours ago

                                  WC team, anything you'd change?

                                  Adrian
                                  VVD Digne Mina Laporte
                                  Sterling Mane KDB Martial
                                  Pukki Ings

                                  Pope Lundstram Cantwell Wickham

                                  1. Big Chris Wood
                                    • 6 Years
                                    24 days, 5 hours ago

                                    I would not bother with Adrian who's days are numbered. Go a 4m and upgrade Ings to a 6.5m

                                  2. _figu
                                    • 2 Years
                                    24 days, 5 hours ago

                                    That's a lot in defence. Would not double up Pool def. Drop Adrian to 4.0 and play Pope in every fixture.

                                5. Boo Ya Ka Sha
                                  • 4 Years
                                  24 days, 5 hours ago

                                  Rashford, Dunk, KWP, Kelly or Wickham, Laporte, Digne, Boly