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The FPL line-up lessons we learned from Gameweek 6

We take our regular look back at the Premier League line-ups from the weekend just gone, analysing the systems and personnel used by the 20 top-flight clubs and seeing what lessons could be learned ahead of Gameweek 7.

As was the case last week, we are harnessing the use of the average position maps in our Members’ Area and highlighting some of the key stats from each game.

The figures in brackets given after each player name in the article below correspond to the numbered shirts in the position maps.

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Lessons learned from Gameweek 6:

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  1. merin
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    22 days, 23 hours ago

    Who will get the most points of Wilson (WHU) or Abraham (BHA) this week?

    1. Jam0sh
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      22 days, 23 hours ago

      Wouldn't take that hit

    2. antis0cial
      • 3 Years
      22 days, 23 hours ago

      Tammy but could go either way.

    3. Rasping Drive
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      22 days, 23 hours ago

      I will never forget selling Wilson in the season Bournemouth got promoted before a game against West Ham.

      Wilson scored a hatrick.

      1. Weasel Boy
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        22 days, 23 hours ago

        This

  2. Rinseboy
    • 7 Years
    22 days, 23 hours ago

    Save my Ft this week? team gtg?

    Pope
    TAA Otta Soyuncu
    Salah Sterling KDB Mount
    Barnes Pukki Tammy
    Button Cantwell Rico Lunds

    1. Jam0sh
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      22 days, 23 hours ago

      You can save

    2. antis0cial
      • 3 Years
      22 days, 23 hours ago

      Yep G2g

    3. Drop the Dendoncker
      • 5 Years
      22 days, 23 hours ago

      Save

    4. Kopkloppers
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      22 days, 23 hours ago

      Change Button and use BB (Smile)

  3. The Overthinker - I blame R…
    • 2 Years
    22 days, 23 hours ago

    A) chicken fried rice
    B) butter chicken

    1. Jam0sh
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      22 days, 23 hours ago

      Probably B

    2. Drop the Dendoncker
      • 5 Years
      22 days, 23 hours ago

      Butter chicken

    3. SEYPULISIC
      • 2 Years
      22 days, 23 hours ago

      Butter chicken fried rice.

    4. Mr. Captain Blanc
      • 2 Years
      22 days, 23 hours ago

      A with some egg in it

    5. rmt this, rmt that so i sai…
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      22 days, 23 hours ago

      B by far

  4. FOO FIGHTER
      22 days, 23 hours ago

      Chelsea 3rd worst defence in the League, not one clean sheet and Tomori a good option?

      Trap.

      1. Drop the Dendoncker
        • 5 Years
        22 days, 23 hours ago

        Prefer butter chicken

      2. Kopkloppers
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        22 days, 23 hours ago

        Yep.
        A bit cheaper and it becomes a bargain. Why not get a reliant Robin instead of a Porsche and enter Le Mans.

      3. Kopkloppers
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        22 days, 23 hours ago

        Sorry, not a good option.

    • drughi
      • 9 Years
      22 days, 23 hours ago

      TV 100.6 and overall rank 1 mil, worse start since I started playing in 09/10 hopefully my patience will give me something back. But what wc team can I really have with that low TV.

      1. Drop the Dendoncker
        • 5 Years
        22 days, 23 hours ago

        Go rogue

        1. drughi
          • 9 Years
          22 days, 23 hours ago

          which means ?

          1. Drop the Dendoncker
            • 5 Years
            22 days, 23 hours ago

            Follow a different, less trodden path

      2. FOO FIGHTER
          22 days, 23 hours ago

          If I were you I would go ultra attack on WC, have a look at which players are rising to chase TV.

          1. drughi
            • 9 Years
            22 days, 23 hours ago

            Yeah as I said patience is often the key in this game but getting a bit worried, plan is wildcard ahead of gw 9. Hopefully some injuries and new prospects will emerge

        • Christina.
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          22 days, 23 hours ago

          Look at top 10k ownership...then bet against it

          Son, Auba, Ota for starters

          1. drughi
            • 9 Years
            22 days, 23 hours ago

            Plan is wildcard gw 9 but are those players not highly owned ?

            1. Christina.
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              22 days, 23 hours ago

              no....see below...click on tabs at top for ownership and combos

              https://www.livefpl.net/rank

              1. drughi
                • 9 Years
                22 days, 23 hours ago

                cheers

          2. Drop the Dendoncker
            • 5 Years
            22 days, 23 hours ago

            This

          3. Christina.
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            22 days, 23 hours ago

            Bobby F
            Wilson
            Richarlison/Siggy

          4. Kopkloppers
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 5 Years
            22 days, 23 hours ago

            All 3 should be top 3 choices. Firmino also.

        • THFC4LIFE
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          22 days, 23 hours ago

          What’s the SV of your team?

        • Albrightondknight
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          22 days, 23 hours ago

          Bet you could still have KDB Mane Son Abraham TAA and some cheaper decent picks with them.
          That's how I would approach it and hope the cheaper alternative to Salah Sterling Kun and Auba deliver.

          1. drughi
            • 9 Years
            22 days, 23 hours ago

            the thing is I have alot of faith in salah and sterling but yeah I guess I need to do something

            1. Kopkloppers
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              22 days, 23 hours ago

              Captaincy headache. Unless you get lucky with KDB as vice and Lund on the bench.

        • The Quad
          • 2 Years
          22 days, 23 hours ago

          I wouldn’t waste your wildcard now, as you said you’ll only get .6 above the 100m budget. Just play aggressive on next week with 2-3 transfers for price rises and use wildcard over international break.

      3. barracuda
        • 2 Years
        22 days, 23 hours ago

        Morning fellas, would drop VVD for TAA for a hit?

        1. THFC4LIFE
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          22 days, 23 hours ago

          Not for a hit

          1. barracuda
            • 2 Years
            22 days, 23 hours ago

            Watch TAA getting 12, 6 for VVD this GW

            1. THFC4LIFE
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 2 Years
              22 days, 23 hours ago

              I fancy Shef to score

              1. Weasel Boy
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 7 Years
                22 days, 23 hours ago

                This

        2. Drop the Dendoncker
          • 5 Years
          22 days, 23 hours ago

          Only if you're drinking

      4. NoWayJose
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        22 days, 23 hours ago

        Pope (Button)
        TAA Otamendi Soyuncu (Tomori Lundstram)
        Sterling KDB Son Mount (Cantwell)
        Tammy Pukki Wilson

        1.6 itb and on wildcard. Good to go?

        1. Drop the Dendoncker
          • 5 Years
          22 days, 23 hours ago

          Yep, nice team

        2. THFC4LIFE
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          22 days, 23 hours ago

          Lovely team, Wilson to Vardy gw9?

        3. Mr. Captain Blanc
          • 2 Years
          22 days, 23 hours ago

          wilson to firmino ?

        4. Albrightondknight
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          22 days, 23 hours ago

          Nice team. Shows what I can have if I dropped Mane for Mount until the fixtures turn.

      5. barracuda
        • 2 Years
        22 days, 23 hours ago

        Second/last chance, would you drop Digne for TAA for a hit? WC in tact

        1. Mr. Captain Blanc
          • 2 Years
          22 days, 23 hours ago

          yeah

        2. Drop the Dendoncker
          • 5 Years
          22 days, 23 hours ago

          I'm just benching this week

        3. Weasel Boy
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          22 days, 23 hours ago

          I'm benching.

          Gonna get slaughtered

      6. rmt this, rmt that so i sai…
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        22 days, 23 hours ago

        team gtg? cap choice and bench order ? thx
        Pope
        TAA, Soy, Tomori
        KDB, Mane, Son, Mcginn
        Kun(C), Tammy, Pukki

        NVM/Cantwell, Lund, Kelly

      7. FOO FIGHTER
          22 days, 23 hours ago

          Is a sale value of 100.9m good or bad at this point?

          1. mookie
            • 6 Years
            22 days, 23 hours ago

            Probably good, mine is 100,6m.

            1. FOO FIGHTER
                22 days, 23 hours ago

                Thanks

            2. Kopkloppers
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              22 days, 23 hours ago

              Does not matter. SV the key. Mine 102.3 but not important now

            3. Weasel Boy
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 7 Years
              22 days, 23 hours ago

              Mine is 100.2 so I beat you for terrible SV.

          2. MaRooney 5
            • 7 Years
            22 days, 23 hours ago

            Any worth a hit:

            Ryan, Button
            Digne, Lundy, Rico, Robbo, Zinch
            Hayden, KDB, McGinn, Salah, Sterling
            Greenwod, Tammy, Pukki?

            2.0m ITB

            Thanks in advance!

            1. mookie
              • 6 Years
              22 days, 23 hours ago

              Don't think so

            2. Kopkloppers
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              22 days, 23 hours ago

              Digne Rico Robbo Zich could go for various reasons.

          3. SomeoneKnows
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            22 days, 22 hours ago

            Best midfielder that costs 6.9 max to own for the next 2-3 weeks (until Maddison is fit) is McGinn correct?

          4. taylormccormack
            • 4 Years
            22 days, 22 hours ago

            GTG Wildcard?

            Pope
            VVD - Otamendi - Soyuncu (lundstram, Rico)
            KDB - Salah - Son - Mount (Cantwell)
            Abraham - Firmino - Pukki

            0.0itb, would love to get either Robertson or TAA, and upgrade Cantwell. Best ways to do that?

          5. Mee Pukki-Pukki Long Teemu:…
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            22 days, 21 hours ago

            I know it’s probably a bit of extra work for you, but I wanted to say that I appreciate you putting the players’ shirt numbers in brackets with the Line-up lessons average positions!

            Also, why can’t you see who posted the articles (at least on mobile)?

          6. It’s gonna Ben Mee
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 5 Years
            22 days, 17 hours ago

            GTG?

            Ryan
            Ota VVD Lowton
            Sterling Salah McGinn Cantwell
            (K)un Tammy Pukki

            Bench: Diop Dendo Lundstram
            0 FT, 1.0m ITB