Scout Notes

Ings, Grealish and Lundstram reward owners as Richarlison blanks

Danny Ings (£6.4m), Jack Grealish (£6.2m) and John Lundstram (£5.2m) were among the standout FPL assets on show over four Gameweek 18 clashes, while Richarlison (£7.9m) disappointed his new clutch of owners.

Their exploits are among our Scout Notes from Everton, Southampton, Sheffield United and Burnley’s latest matches.

EVERTON 0-0 ARSENAL

Scout Notes round-up 1
Alex Iwobi’s injury could potentially affect Richarlison’s position

Richarlison owners were disappointed early on in this drab game as the Brazilian was forced to move from centre-forward to left midfield after 10 minutes.

An injury to Alex Iwobi (£5.6m) saw Cenk Tosun (£5.7m) introduced to partner Dominic Calvert-Lewin (£5.7m) in Duncan Ferguson’s 4-4-2 formation.

Arsenal managed just one off-target effort in the first half but Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (£10.8m) came closest to opening the scoring after the restart.

His close-range attempt, which came after Calum Chambers (£4.4m) flicked on a corner, was stopped on the line by Jordan Pickford (£5.4m). Considering Aubameyang’s proximity to goal and the sun in his eyes, the England keeper did well to deny the Arsenal forward.

Moments later, Emile Smith-Rowe (unlisted) found Aubameyang in the box but a tame effort was easily gathered by Pickford. Those early efforts were the best the Gabon striker could manage before his 78th-minute substitution for Alexandre Lacazette (£9.3m).

At the other end, Richarlison created a good chance for Calvert-Lewin in the 67th minute but the forward’s shot was bravely blocked by Lucas Torreira (£4.7m).

Chambers was the first player to fall off the suspension tightrope in Gameweek 18, with his late yellow-card tackle on Mason Holgate (£4.4m) ruling the Arsenal man out of Gameweek 19.

Speaking after the game, outgoing Toffees caretaker boss Duncan Ferguson said:

It wasn’t the best game but it’s a point and we kept a clean sheet, which we’ve not had in a long while. It was a struggle out there but I can’t fault the effort again.

[Carlo Ancelotti] is a brilliant appointment. I’ve said all along we want a world class manager at Everton – and we’ve got one. I’ve had a word with me and I’m still in a job! I can’t wait to start working with him.

Ferguson’s fellow interim manager Freddie Ljungberg had this to say on his last game in temporary charge, a positive take considering how poor the Gunners were in the opening half.

I wanted to win the game but we’ve taken strides. I want to keep possession and we played through them quite well. I liked that we dominated with a young side.

I think we have a lot of talent but from what I said before against [Manchester] City, I wasn’t happy with the effort we put in. We played a top team and of course they’re very good, but you still need to run and you need to put in an effort.

What I put on here today, I know they’re young and don’t have any experience – some even made their Premier League debuts and we had an 18-year-old [Bukayo Saka] at left-back who’s a winger – but they did really, really well and dominated a game against Everton away from home. We, as a club, should be very proud of that.

Asked about Mesut Ozil (£7.2m) – who officially missed out with a foot injury – Ljungberg stated that the midfielder would have been left out of the squad even if he had been fit.

He [Ozil] walked off the pitch [in the Man City game] and then kicked his gloves. The fans were not happy. I got asked about it and said, ‘At Arsenal, that’s not how we behave and not what we do’.

I stand by that. Mesut was injured but I would not have picked him for the squad because I want to make a stance that it’s not what I accept from an Arsenal football player. That’s my decision. I won’t make the decisions again but that’s what I think.

Everton XI (4-4-2): Pickford; Digne, Mina, Holgate, Sidibe; Iwobi (Tosun 11′ | Kean 80′), Delph (Delph 72′), Sigurdsson, Davies; Richarlison, Calvert-Lewin.

Arsenal XI (4-2-3-1): Leno; Saka, David Luiz, Chambers, Maitland-Niles; Xhaka, Torreira; Martinelli, Smith-Rowe (Willock 66′), Nelson; Aubameyang (Lacazette 78′).

ASTON VILLA 1-3 SOUTHAMPTON

Ings, Grealish and Lundstram reward owners as Richarlison blanks
Grealish’s rasper hits the top corner

The Fantasy stock of Jack Grealish (£6.2m) and in particular Danny Ings (£6.4m) rose once more at Villa Park on Saturday afternoon.

Ings grabbed the first of his two goals after 21 minutes, with Shane Long (£4.6m) doing the hard work for Southampton.

The Irishman robbed Frederic Guilbert (£4.4m) of the ball before seeing his effort parried by Tom Heaton (£4.5m), which left Ings the simple task of tapping in.

Long then saw his header, from a Ryan Bertrand (£4.8m) cross, hit off Kortney Hause (£4.4m) before being claimed on the line by Heaton.

Southampton doubled their lead through Jack Stephens (£4.3m), who headed home unchallenged from a James Ward-Prowse (£5.9m) corner.

Dean Smith is under no illusions as to where the Villans must improve, while FPL bosses may be slow to invest in players such as Guilbert and Matt Targett (£4.4m) despite a relatively decent run of fixtures.

The Villa manager, who was again without first-choice central defender Tyrone Mings (£4.5m), said:

We all have to take responsibility. Defensively we have to be better and we have to improve quickly.

If you give away a three-goal lead in any league, it’s tough, but in the Premier League it’s tougher. They won the second balls, and that’s what disappointed me today.

We lose a race against [Shane] Long and we give away a free header. We started quite well but after the first goal, you see heads drop.

Ings doubled his tally minutes after the restart, pouncing on a loose ball in the box to turn and fire past Heaton in the top right-hand corner from an acute angle. That was the striker’s 11th goal of the season, seven of which have been scored since Gameweek 12.

Grealish rocketed a shot past Alex McCarthy (£4.3m) in the 76th minute to lift Villa. While it was too little, too late for his side, owners and potential investors will have been impressed.

The midfielder avoided a fifth yellow of the season, while he twice tested McCarthy from inside the area in added time.

On the early leg injury sustained by John McGinn (£5.7m), Smith added:

He’s gone for an x-ray but it doesn’t look good. We’ll wait and see.

Post-match, Saints chief Ralph Hasenhuttl remarked:

It was important. We knew this before the game and I think it was a deserved win for us. We were the better team today, played some good football and scored good goals, and not only good football but also better defending.

It was really committed and in the end it was hard work but when you get three points for it, you like to do it. The performance in away games is absolutely okay and we must also say that in the home games, we have to have a better atmosphere.

Aston Villa XI (4-3-3): Heaton; Targett, Engels, Hause, Guilbert; McGinn (Nakamba 8′), Douglas Luiz, Hourihane (Kodjia 56′); Grealish, Wesley, El Ghazi (Trézéguet 68′).

Southampton XI (4-4-2): McCarthy; Bertrand, Bednarek, J Stephens, Cedric; Redmond, Hojbjerg, Ward-Prowse, Armstrong (Romeu 76′); S Long (Obafemi 82′), Ings (Adams 87′).

BRIGHTON 0-1 SHEFFIELD UNITED

John Lundstram (£5.2m) picked up another clean sheet for his 49.7% ownership at the Amex Stadium on Saturday, while Dean Henderson (£4.8m) owners will have rejoiced after the stopper was awarded the assist for Oliver McBurnie‘s (£5.7m) winner.

The Blades had the ball in Brighton’s net after eight minutes but John Egan (£4.5m) unluckily saw his header ruled out for handball. That was much to the relief of Seagulls keeper Mat Ryan (£4.8m), who came for a corner but swiped at thin air to allow Egan an open goal.

Brighton were the next to see a strike ruled out in the 19th minute. Henderson made a good save from a rasping Aaron Mooy (£4.8m) shot, which rebounded into the path of Martin Montoya (£4.5m). His cross was tapped in by Neal Maupay (£5.8m) but the defender was offside from Mooy’s initial effort.

Five minutes later, McBurnie gave United the lead with a great solo effort. After winning Henderson’s long ball against Adam Webster (£4.4m), the striker raced beyond Lewis Dunk (£4.7m) before firing past Ryan via the near post.

Scout Notes round-up 4
McBurnie wins Henderson’s long pass before going on to score

Webster redeemed himself soon after by ushering Lundstram off the ball in the Brighton box, after the FPL defender was played in by David McGoldrick (£5.4m).

The Ireland striker missed yet another big chance after the interval. He capitalised on Webster’s dallying to rob the ball before rounding Ryan, only to see his effort go the wrong side of the keeper’s near post.

Disallowed goals were the theme of this clash, with Jack O’Connell (£4.6m) the next to see one chalked off. The defender tapped in at the second time of asking after Ryan couldn’t hold the first effort but O’Connell was offside from Egan’s header after a 55th-minute free-kick.

Aaron Connolly (£4.6m) – who was brought on alongside Glenn Murray (£5.5m) at half time in place of Leandro Trossard (£5.8m) and Pascal Groß (£6.4m) – tested Henderson with a fine effort on 77 minutes.

McBurnie’s replacement Lys Mousset (£5.1m) matched Connolly at the other end as he tested Ryan from inside the box.

McGoldrick then had another chance to open his Premier League account but his lob found the top of Ryan’s goal, as Chris Wilder’s troops had to settle for just one goal in GW18.

The Blades boss was full of praise for his side after the match, however, saying:

We are a tough team to play against and we’ll take the result. The structure of the team was great. I’ve just got an incredible group of players at the football club.

We weren’t at our best today. We suffered the disappointment of those [VAR] decisions going against us, and rightly so, but I think we created the best chances in the game. We’ve got a bit [about] us, under the shirt. We’ve got to tough it out at times and we did that today.

I just had a hunch [about McBurnie] from what I’ve seen of him in the week. I just think it was the right time for him to go in. It’s a great goal. We hope to make our mark in the division. The players are all enjoying it and stepping up to the challenge. The table doesn’t lie but we’ve achieved nothing yet.

In another plus for FPL bosses, Lundstram also avoided his fifth yellow of the season. Both the defender and Grealish have one more match to get through before the booking threshold increases (for clubs that have played 19 matches) following Gameweek 19.

Brighton boss Graham Potter knew his side were second best against the Blades, as he admitted post-match:

We weren’t good but credit to the opposition. In the first half in particular they were better at what they do than we were. It was a poor goal to concede. We needed to deal with it better. 

It was a game of not many chances, but we just didn’t play well – and we have to look at ourselves for that. We’re not the only team who has found it difficult to play against Sheffield United at home.  

We didn’t find the space we needed and they deserved to win but there are things we can learn from the game and do better which we’ll have to do.

On his early changes, Potter added:

We had to change the dynamic of the game at half time. In the second half we huffed and puffed and there was better pressure from us but not enough in terms of chances created. The challenge was to find a way through and we couldn’t.

Brighton XI (4-3-3): Ryan; Burn, Webster, Dunk, Montoya (Bissouma 56′); D Stephens, Pröpper, Mooy; Trossard (Connolly 46′), Maupay, Groß (Murray 46′).

Sheffield United XI (3-5-2): Henderson; O’Connell, Egan, Basham; Stevens, L Freeman (Osborn 53′), Norwood (Bešić 82′), Lundstram, Baldock; McBurnie (Mousset 63′), McGoldrick.

BOURNEMOUTH 0-1 BURNLEY

A late Jay Rodriguez (£5.7m) header was the first and only shot on target at a rain-soaked Vitality Stadium.

On the goal, which was confirmed after a VAR review for handball, Sean Dyche said:

What a header that is from Jay Rod, because we just couldn’t find that spark. We’ve moved a long way from last season and the feel and demand of the group is there for all to see.

Scout Notes round-up 3
Rodriguez scores late on for Burnley

The Clarets boss also acknowledged that the game itself left a lot to be desired.

It was a poor game, but it’s hard in this league to play consistently and win, so we’ll take it. We didn’t get a foothold at all with the ball but we stayed resolute and found the good moment at the end. – Sean Dyche

Popular budget defender Diego Rico (£4.4m) picked up his fifth yellow card of the season in an ill-tempered affair. That booking rules the Cherries defender out of Gameweek 19 through suspension, with Eddie Howe’s side welcoming Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal to the south coast.

Owners will have been disappointed by Bournemouth’s late concession but Rico’s booking and absence of attacking returns mean the defender would not have come into bonus-point territory with a clean sheet.

Callum Wilson (£7.4m) was brought on at half time to mark his return from injury but failed to test Nick Pope (£4.7m), who earned his seventh clean sheet of the campaign.

Bournemouth XI (4-5-1): Ramsdale; Rico, Mepham, Francis, Stacey; Fraser, Billing (Solanke 86′), Lerma, Gosling, L Cook (C Wilson 46′); King.

Burnley XI (4-4-2): Pope; C Taylor, Mee, Tarkowski, Bardsley; McNeil (Brady 82′), Westwood, Cork, Hendrick (Lennon 65′); A Barnes (Rodriguez 75′), Wood.

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1,988 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Nightf0x
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Ryan (buton)
    Lund kely aurier (taa soy)
    Mane son kdb grealish (dendo)
    Vardy tamy rash

    2 ft, itb 0.1, gw20 WC, which?

    A) taa buton out, bench ryan
    B) taa dendo out, bench rash/kdb

    1. Camzy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Why would you get rid of TAA after holding him through GW18...

      The cash cow is probably one of the forwards. I'm leaning Tammy maybe.

      1. Nightf0x
        • 4 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        Gw20 WC, can get him back, this transfers is one week transfers

      2. sunnyh
        • 6 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        You think its time to go no CHE? Im debating Tammy out in the next 2 or 3 weeks

      3. Nightf0x
        • 4 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        Tammy vs southampton, no im keeping him

      4. Nightf0x
        • 4 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        Also wont lose value in taa or dendo or button, keeping ryan cause i dont know if i will keep him in WC or no? Will lose 0.2 if moved and returned him

        1. Camzy
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          3 months, 14 days ago

          Ah right with GW 20 WC and TAA drop tonight. Makes sense.

          Yeah I'd lose TAA if you can buy him back for no value lost. I like Maguire for this week. And then maybe a value retaining transfer.

  2. FDMS All Starz
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    On WC, Which combo? Already have Mane

    A) TAA & Son

    Or

    B) Dunk & Salah

    1. Steve Stiffler
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      A

    2. PascalCygan
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      A

  3. Steve Stiffler
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Zaha to Grealish for free?

  4. HD7
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    A) Alli TAA
    B) Son VVD

    1. Steve Stiffler
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      A

    2. Phil's Stamps
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      A

  5. sunnyh
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Any differential/punty DEF players people are looking at? Got my eye on

    Aurier/Vertonghen
    Mendy/Otamendi
    Lei double up w/ Soy + Pereira/Chilwell
    Maguire/AWB maybe??

    1. pingissimus
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Contemplating Leicester double up if I lose Maddison

  6. onceuponatyne
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    I must've been under a rock or something... Why is TAA hot on to drop on the Price Change Predictor? Injury or something??

    1. Camzy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      People that transferred out this morning before kickoff.

      1. onceuponatyne
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        Got ya. Phew!

  7. KDB4PREZ
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Anyone who thinks KDB isn’t the best player in the league need give up now. Peace

    1. onceuponatyne
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Lund.

  8. Ser Davos
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Don't forget we've had 3 x 4m defenders in the past.

    Last year, it was AWB, Bennett and Bednearek

  9. Gudjohnsen
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Will Son (C), Alli and Abraham score more than 23 pts tomorrow?

    1. Big Bambora
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Let me consult the future.

    2. TorresMagic™
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Maybe

    3. Hotdogs for Tea
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      perhaps, but perhaps not

  10. Teahupo'o
    • 8 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    2 non-playing defenders on the bench. Looking at City for a solution for Williams. Is Mendy an option now or will he rotate with Angelino/Zinchenko?

    Pope
    Lundstram Soyuncu Kelly
    Mane Son Alli Grealish
    Vardy Kane Rashford

    (Button, Cantwell Williams Rico)
    1FT 2.3ITB

  11. Nightf0x
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Itb 0.1
    2 ft
    Will WC in gw20

    Which & to whom?

    A) button taa out, bench ryan
    B) taa dendo out, start ryan bench kdb/rash

  12. Optimus.
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Alan Shearer saying the title is Liverpool's, that it's done. I wish I had his confidence, there's loads of football left yet to play. I recall Pool losing an 8/9 point lead around Xmas before.. If they don't win it this year then they never will

    1. 1569Tippins
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Shearer knows. Congrats

    2. Camzy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      City don't really look up for it. They're the only team who could do it, but I don't think they are consistent or as good this year. Also losing Laporte was a disaster for them.

    3. Dreadful
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Would be awful for them (and their fans) if they threw it away now. Usually when they are up there they're not the best team in the league, this season they are and they're getting used to winning big trophies again. Can't see them not doing it.

  13. Garfield1001
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Wildcard still available and struggling to decide when to use it - this week or next week.

    Heaton (Pope)
    Lundstram Kelly VVD (Soyuncu Dunk)
    KDB Alli Son Maddison (Dendoncker)
    Vardy Rashford Jiminez

    Thoughts? Would have 1FT to use if left it to next week .

    1. Babit1967
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Next week I think mate, pool got a tough fixture next but after Leicester u want Salah or mane

  14. Warby84
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Early thoughts?

    Henderson
    Lundstrum Trent Aurier
    Son Salah Grealish Zaha
    Kane Vardy Jiminez

    Otamendi Kelly March

  15. Dreadful
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Hi all,

    Finally in the top 500k after a tough, tough season.

    What should I do here to keep climbing?

    Pope
    VVD, Lundstram, Soyuncu
    Salah, Grealish, Alli, KDB
    Jimenez, Jesus, Vardy
    Button, Cantwell, Dunk, Rico

    a) Jesus to Abraham
    b) Jesus to Pukki
    c) Jesus and Cantwell to Greenwood and Son (-4) and switch to 3-5-2

    Can't keep Jesus now that Kun is back even though he's done alright for me.

  16. Here Comes The Son ★
    • 2 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Who do you think goes through to the next round:

    Team A:
    39pts - Son(c), Alli & Gazzaniga.

    Team B:
    31pts - Rashford(c), Son, Alli & Tammy.

    1. Dreadful
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Last minute Tammy consolation goal past Gazzaniga to break team A's heart.

    2. JJeyy
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Team A iin tatters here unfortunately

    3. g40steve
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      B

  17. jg7u
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Should I wildcard GW19 or wait until GW20?

    Ryan
    Aurier - Lundstram - TAA
    Son - Alli - Maddison -KDB
    Rashford - Vardy - Jimenez
    (Button - Dendoncker - Soyuncu - Rico)

    A) Wildcard GW19
    B) Jimenez > Abraham
    C) Dendoncker > Grealish, bench Jimenez or Maddison

  18. AzzaroMax99
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Tomori, Mane, TAA...all 3 falling in price tonight. 🙁

  19. HashAttack
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    How many subs are allowed to come on?

    Someone in my ML "played" Alison, TAA, Mane and Dilva - but has 4 subs who played
    Hope it's only 3 and its his GK (Hendo) who has to stay on the bench

    1. Dreadful
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Surely they all come in? Never even thought of it before but I think they will all come in.

    2. Camzy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      lol. How would a team play 2 goalies 😛

      Hendo stays on the bench. The other 3 come on.

      1. HashAttack
        • 3 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        I've never seen it before ... serves him right if he loses 12 points

        1. Camzy
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          3 months, 14 days ago

          Oh wait no. He does come on. I didn't see he had Alisson. Yeah, he comes on.

      2. Bossworld
        • 1 Year
        3 months, 14 days ago

        I'm not sure that's accurate is it? Sounds like benchw*nkery at it's finest by the offending player but I'd expect all four to be switched out.

        1. Camzy
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          3 months, 14 days ago

          You're right. For some reason I didn't compute Alisson as a player that didn't play. Yeah it's benchw*nkery at its finest. Hey why not.

          1. HashAttack
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            he has to live with a overnight gw rank of 7,129,407 (just 2 points)

    3. TorresMagic™
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      4 obviously.

      1. HashAttack
        • 3 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        not sure it's obvious - being based on football

        1. TorresMagic™
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • Has Moderation Rights
          • 10 Years
          3 months, 14 days ago

          May as well only have 3 bench spots then.

      2. TorresMagic™
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • Has Moderation Rights
        • 10 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        Your substitutes provide cover for unforeseen events like injuries and postponements by automatically replacing starting players who don't play in a Gameweek.

        Playing in a Gameweek means playing at least 1 minute or receiving a yellow / red card.

        Based on the priorities you assign, automatic substitutions are processed at the end of the Gameweek as follows:

        If your Goalkeeper doesn't play in the Gameweek, he will be substituted by your replacement Goalkeeper, if he played in the Gameweek.
        If any of your outfield players don't play in the Gameweek, they will be substituted by the highest priority outfield substitute who played in the Gameweek and doesn't break the formation rules (eg. If your starting team has 3 defenders, a defender can only be replaced by another defender).

        1. HashAttack
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 14 days ago

          Thanks - timing

    4. HashAttack
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      I've checked the rules ... looks like all 4 subs comes on, GK is always the 1st sub

      Based on the priorities you assign, automatic substitutions are processed at the end of the Gameweek as follows:

      If your Goalkeeper doesn't play in the Gameweek, he will be substituted by your replacement Goalkeeper, if he played in the Gameweek.
      If any of your outfield players don't play in the Gameweek, they will be substituted by the highest priority outfield substitute who played in the Gameweek and doesn't break the formation rules

    5. baps sniffer
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      4 (is the short way to say it)

  20. Babit1967
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    The amount of points Cantwell has produced when on my bench is staggering

    1. jason_ni
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Same as rico for me, and the when you need him, he gives you squat.

      1. Babit1967
        • 3 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        Yep

  21. manu4life99
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    WC20 best combo?

    A) Grealish TAA
    B) Maddison Maguire

  22. abaalan
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Any chance I get Cantwell off the bench?

    Pulisic, Abraham, son, Rashford to play..

    1. OptimusBlack
      • 6 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      No

    2. baps sniffer
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      2-3% (food poisoning, flu, injury during warm up etc)

  23. Cech's Magic Hat
    • 8 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    What's the better pair?

    A. Jimenez and grealish
    B. Ings and maddison

    1. manu4life99
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Same dilemma, B

  24. Bossworld
    • 1 Year
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Be fascinating to see what actually happens with the suggested rises/drops on FPLStats tonight.

    I mean it's pushed me into Button > Ramsdale in the least-glamorous use of a free transfer ever.

    1. pablo discobar
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      I might come close, have 2 transfers, need to use 1, considering Williems to a Watford to free up enough cash to get Salah in gw 20

  25. Riverside Red
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Is Gazzaniga about to lose his place with Vom back in training

    1. Camzy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      No. He's actually played quite well. He'll stay until Lloris is back.

  26. 1314
    • 5 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    for long term, which one you prefer :
    a) Henderson Ings
    b) Ramsdale Jimenez (-4)

    1. baps sniffer
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Neither, but I am happy to own a atm.

  27. LewanGOALski
    • 8 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    What transfer should I follow here..?

    Gazza
    TAA - Lundy - Kelly
    KDB - Mane - Alli - Grealish
    Vardy - Tammy - Jimenez

    Dendo - Soyu - Rico

    2 FTs
    1.2 itb

  28. southcoastbeast
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Gtg next gw ?

    Pope
    Taa kelly lundy
    Grealish mane debryne ali
    Tammy vardy rashford
    ( button targett traore soyuncu)

    1. 1314
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      yup

  29. jason_ni
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Non kdb owner.. chasing from 400k, at this.point do I just ride the risk, and go for a different option, or go with the crowd and get him in?

    Thinking of mixing it up and bringing in kane instead, could be interesting captain choice for a few weeks.

    1. Camzy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Would not risk not having him for wol SHU EVE avl CPL. Gamble elsewhere. No Liverpool is a preferable short-term gamble I'd say.

      1. jason_ni
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        I can do maddison and zaha to kdb and grealish for -4.
        Any price movement and I'm priced out

        1. baps sniffer
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          3 months, 14 days ago

          In that case and since you are chasing you have to act now and take the risk. Both KdB and Graelish played today and walked away uninjured. KdB was smiling, just a cramp and playing time.

    2. pingissimus
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Dilva could be worth a look for value if KdB is too rich for you.

      He’s been very consistent and has been getting good minutes too. Completely under the radar.

      He wouldn’t compensate for no KdB but he’d allow Kane and is a lovely differential and way into City.

  30. Jones Kusi
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    3 months, 14 days ago

    I sold Kdb 2 gws ago for Son and now I got both him and Alli.
    Am I chasing too much if I want Kdb back?