Scout Notes

Why appealing home fixtures are becoming a problem for Abraham

Chelsea assets continue to frustrate Fantasy Premier League managers as they recorded yet another awful home result in Gameweek 19.

They were undone by basement boys Southampton on an afternoon when many a captain armband was placed on Blues options.

Meanwhile, we got our first chance to see Arsenal under new manager Mikel Arteta.

We’ve got some analysis on both matches in this latest Scout Notes article.

Chelsea 0-2 Southampton

Goals: Michael Obafemi (£4.9m), Nathan Redmond (£6.2m)

Assists: Pierre-Emile Højbjerg (£4.8m)

Bonus Points: Cédric Soares x3 (£4.8m), Jan Bednarek x2 (£4.4m), Obafemi x2

Tammy Abraham‘s (£7.9m) stock continues to fall as he recorded yet another blank in a disappointing result for Chelsea on Boxing Day.

Despite naming a strong line-up, Frank Lampard saw his side lose 2-0 at home to a Southampton outfit that started the match without in-form goalscorer Danny Ings (£6.5m).

It was the third time in four Premier League matches at Stamford Bridge that Chelsea have lost to a relegation-threatened club without scoring – which has gone a long way to causing trust issues when it comes to captaining their players.

Furthermore, with so many so-called smaller clubs coming to Chelsea and registering positive results, it appears that Stamford Bridge is losing fear for the sides that Lampard’s men should be beating. Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhüttl explained his players were motivated by that and it suggests that this sort of problem could potentially create a vicious cycle at home.

“When you see that two teams win here then why shouldn’t you also? This is more of losing the fear, don’t be afraid. Come here, be brave. I spoke before about how we want to win here.” – Ralph Hasenhüttl

Despite doing so well against Spurs in Gameweek 18, Chelsea barely got any kind of rhythm going against Southampton on Boxing Day, not managing a single shot on target until the stroke of half-time.

Mason Mount (£6.5m), who was named on the bench alongside Christian Pulisic (£7.2m), replaced Kurt Zouma (£4.7m) at half-time, triggering a switch from the 3-4-3 formation to a 4-2-3-1.

There was something of an impact as Abraham soon after had the chance to lash an effort into the side-netting, his only shot of the match, and even after that, Chelsea were still woeful going forward.

“Mason has been feeling rough the last few days. It brightened it a bit [when he came on at half-time] but not enough. We controlled the game but we are not getting anything in the box. It’s a testing period but we have to deal with that.” – Frank Lampard

It means that Abraham has now blanked in six of his last seven Premier League outings. It will be interesting to see how his ownership suffers over the coming days as Chelsea still have relatively favourable fixtures to come, including trips to Arsenal and Brighton.

While there was a second start in a row for Fikayo Tomori (£4.8m) in a back-three, there was no repeat of the impressive defensive display witness at Spurs in Gameweek 18.

Tomori himself and Kepa Arrizabalaga (£5.5m) produced important second-half blocks but could not record back-to-back clean sheets.

The fact that Michael Obafemi (£4.9m) and Nathan Redmond (£6.2m), two players with fairly sketchy scoring histories, were able to find the net adds insult to injury in many respects – as the more ruthless Ings featured for only 21 second-half minutes and one-pointed his 14.5% ownership.

With plenty of options at Lampard’s disposal, the Gameweek 20 trip to Arsenal could well see some rotation for Chelsea.

Given recent displays, it must be said that Abraham is at risk of being replaced by Michy Batshuayi (£6.6m).

However, Mount and Pulisic can probably feel more confident of a start at the Emirates Stadium having both featured only as substitutes in Gameweek 19.

Furthermore, Ings’ absence from the majority of this match, while frustrating, should significantly boost his chances of starting Southampton’s hosting of Crystal Palace on Saturday.

Callum Hudson-Odoi (£5.4m) came in for his first start since Gameweek 9 but was panned by the local press. Despite such a poor performance, Lampard lent his backing to the player after the full-time whistle.

“I thought (Hudson-Odoi) put a lot of effort in today, he was trying things, making runs, not quite coming off for him in the first half. He’s come off the back of a big injury and this is certainly a period where we have to stick with him. He’s very young. A lot of talk last year about contract and would he or wouldn’t he and now he has and he’s in a period now where he has to get his head down and work and he knows that – to show what he can be for this club. It’s down to him now. I showed faith in him playing today and I will continue to do that. But we also have to go with him a little bit. And I’ve sat here and I’ve probably been relatively harsh on Callum a couple of times and I don’t think now is the moment to do that because I think today I saw an effort and a desire, I’ve seen it in training these last couple of weeks.” – Frank Lampard

Chelsea XI (3-4-3): Kepa; Tomori, Zouma (Mount 46′), Rüdiger; Emerson, Jorginho, Kanté, Azpilicueta; Willian (Pedro 84′), Abraham, Hudson-Odoi (Pulisic 67′).

Southampton XI (4-4-2): McCarthy; Bertrand, Bednarek, J Stephens, Cédric; Redmond, Højbjerg, Ward-Prowse, Armstrong (Romeu 86′); Adams (Boufal 80′), Obafemi (Ings 69′).

Bournemouth 1-1 Arsenal

Goals: Dan Gosling (£4.9m) | Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (£10.8m)

Assists: Jack Stacey (£4.3m) | Reiss Nelson (£5.3m)

Bonus Points: Stacey x3, Aubameyang x2, Gosling x1

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (£10.8m) scored the first goal of Arteta’s reign as Arsenal manager as he continued his recent impressive form away from home.

In the Gunners’ last four matches away from the Emirates Stadium, Aubameyang has now registered a total of five attacking returns.

The centre-forward did not offer a huge amount in the first half but sprung to life in the second period. 

As predicted, he was deployed on the left flank of an attacking midfield trio behind Alexandre Lacazette (£9.3m), his wide station helping him remain unmarked by marauding full-back Jack Stacey (£4.3m).

Aubameyang caused plenty of problems when running at the Bournemouth defence and his persistence led to ending up in the right place at the right time to turn in the rebound from Reiss Nelson‘s (£5.3m) shot.

Back in the team for a first start since Gameweek 15, Lacazette showed some threat early on but faded as the game went on and he started missing easy passes.

Of particular note for Arsenal was an impressive performance from Mesut Özil (£7.2m), who earned praise both from the local press and his new manager.

He was deployed in the number 10 role of the 4-2-3-1 formation and was arguably unfortunate not to leave Bournemouth with a couple of assists to his name.

He set up Lacazette for a decent chance but the Frenchman couldn’t get the ball under control while Aubameyang spurned another chance created by Özil.

“Özil’s attitude since I’ve joined has been incredible. We believed he could be the key and he responded and he could have created two or three goals.” – Mikel Arteta

However, there is still not much improvement to Arsenal’s defence as, once again, injuries elsewhere in the squad forced them into starting Bukayo Saka (£4.5m) and Ainsley Maitland-Niles (£4.6m) at left-back and right-back respectively.

As players who have mostly played in midfield, they offered a little extra going forward but remain assets to be exploited.

Bournemouth’s opening goal came after Aubameyang’s pass to Saka did not find its target, leaving room behind to run in.

The Cherries’ attack has stuttered in recent months but they got some joy down Stacey’s flank as his cross was swept in by Dan Gosling (£4.9m) at the near-post.

Callum Wilson (£7.4m) was back in the starting XI for the Boxing Day clash but has now gone 12 successive Gameweeks without any attacing returns.

A suspension for left-back Diego Rico (£4.3m), as well as long-term injuries to Lloyd Kelly (£4.4m) and Charlie Daniels (£4.3m), did not put Howe off deploying a 4-4-2 formation once again.

Rather than switch to a wing-back system, he brought budget defender Jack Simpson (£3.9m), who usually plays centre-back, into the side to operate as make-shift left-back.

Fantasy managers should probably not expect Simpson to stick around in the first-team for too long as Rico will be available for the Gameweek 20 trip to Brighton, likely starting the game having technically had a rest on Boxing Day.

Finally, Bournemouth’s defensive potential has arguably increased somewhat by a surprise return to fitness of Steve Cook (£5.0m), who came in for the injured Simon Francis (£4.4m) and lasted 90 minutes.

Bournemouth XI (4-4-2): Ramsdale; Simpson, Mepham, S Cook, Stacey; Fraser, Gosling (Billing 70′), Lerma, L Cook; J King (H Wilson 66′), C Wilson.

Arsenal XI (4-2-3-1): Leno; Saka, D Luiz, Sokratis (Mustafi 77′), Maitland-Niles; Xhaka, Torreira; Aubameyang, Özil (Willock 75′), Nelson (Pépé 82′); Lacazette.

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3,484 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Tsparkes10
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 27 days ago

    Anyone beat these transfers last 2 gws?

    TAA, Connolly, Mount to Aurier, Jota, Grealish

    Son to Cantwell

    Now looking at Jota, Cantwell to Martial, Rash xD. Suppose grealish and Aurier could've been worse

    1. Fudgy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      1 month, 27 days ago

      All my transfers suck

  2. Trophé Mourinho
      1 month, 27 days ago

      praying Pukki and Zaha get something next GW 😀

      1. Life is a Fantasy
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 27 days ago

        First world prayers

    • Zico Senna
      • 8 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      King nailed for bou?

    • Fudgy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      1 month, 27 days ago

      Half decent week for me with 68 points so far but if Salah was on the pitch a second longer could have been a great week... Oh well! Had shocking luck for weeks and weeks now 🙁

      1. Rainer
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 27 days ago

        The way he was playing he would have missed the pen.

        1. Fudgy
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          1 month, 27 days ago

          I know he had a disastrous performance. Still my cappy on weekend.

      2. Tsparkes10
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 27 days ago

        AlL mY tRaNsFeRs sUcK

        1. Fudgy
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          1 month, 27 days ago

          Lol all my past weeks have been 3 million plus game week ranks , just a really lucky week lol

    • boroie
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 27 days ago

      Need Lundstram to rise tonight so that I can switch him to Gomez. Likely to happen?

      1. tucaoneo
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 27 days ago

        Not really

        1. boroie
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 27 days ago

          Looks 50:50 according to FPL statistics. Really need him to rise. Otherwise I’m going to have a headache for my transfer this week.

          1. tucaoneo
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            1 month, 27 days ago

            FPL statistics always exaggerates things. You have to look at fantasyfootballfix too.

            1. boroie
              • 1 Year
              1 month, 27 days ago

              Never actually heard of Fantasy Football Fix. Is it worth signing up? I’m guessing it’s saying that Lundstram won’t move up?

              1. tucaoneo
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 1 Year
                1 month, 27 days ago

                Yeah I find the price prediction useful to accompany FPL statistics. Not a paying member though.

      2. Major League Shocker
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        1 month, 27 days ago

        No, people are already selling him

        1. boroie
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 27 days ago

          Gutted

      3. Fudgy
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        1 month, 27 days ago

        Why would you sell lol

        1. boroie
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 27 days ago

          Have you seen Sheff Utds fixtures over the next 5 weeks? How many of those fixtures is he likely to be in your starting 11?

          1. Fudgy
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Not many and he will get benched but I bought him for 4.0 so he can sit last on bench it's fine

            1. boroie
              • 1 Year
              1 month, 27 days ago

              Ah fair enough. I only lose £0.2 on him if I sell. And with their fixture list he may drop £0.1 over the next few weeks.

    • Lucas8406
        1 month, 27 days ago

        Which front 7
        A) Salah Mane Alli KDB Cantwell Abraham Vardy
        B) Salah KDB Alli Maddison Abraham Vardy Jimenez

        1. Hansel
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          1 month, 27 days ago

          B

        2. PastaFasul
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 27 days ago

          So Mane & Cantwell vs Maddison & Jimenez? Close that. I prefer A. But I have Jimenez, Mane, Cantwell, KDB, Alli, Abraham, Vardy. Just no Salah.

      • Akshatjazz
          1 month, 27 days ago

          2ft & 0.7m itb

          Henderson, Pope
          Rico, lundstrum, soyunca, Robertson,Kelly
          Kbd,Alli,mane,dendoker, Maddison
          Vardy,rashford,ings

          Is any change required ??

        • Hansel
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          1 month, 27 days ago

          A) Webster + Alli + Rashford (have Martial)
          B) Webster + Grealish + Kane + 0,3
          C) Robbo + Alli + Ings (have TAA)

          1. Life is a Fantasy
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Tough between B and C, I'd go C

        • Better Call Raul
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          1 month, 27 days ago

          Is there a cap on the number of players who can change in price? Seem to be absolutely loads +/-100 on fplstatistics

          1. sinik
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            nope

        • jdp219
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 27 days ago

          Just Pope out?
          Pope and Tammy?
          Someone else?
          2FTs, 0.6itb

          Pope
          TAA, Aurier, Soyuncu
          Mane, KDB, Alli, Grealish
          Vardy(c), Tammy, Jimenez
          (Button; Cantwell, Lunds, Rico)

          1. Fudgy
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Pope to Guita would be my move and save

        • Zico Senna
          • 8 Years
          1 month, 27 days ago

          Thanks to those who tried to advise on previous page, jsut done my moves.

          Rico + Tammy > TAA + Maupay.

          Surely Maupay worth a punt with those fixtures? Ah well, after an expensive one week sabbatical from Trent (of all weeks!) welcome back bud, i shall never betray thee again.

          1. Fudgy
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            1 month, 27 days ago

            You need Trent so just do it

            1. Zico Senna
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 27 days ago

              Certainly do, can't beleive had him all season and just for this one damn week, he does this when got rid lol, season is a write off anyway, but whether playing for fun now or not, he is needed i agree 🙂

              1. Fudgy
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                1 month, 27 days ago

                Yes and he is fun to watch too 😀

          2. PastaFasul
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Not a bad pair of transfers.

            1. Zico Senna
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 27 days ago

              Cheers matey, quite like the Maupay punt, owned by such a low percentage also.

          3. Tsparkes10
            • 1 Year
            1 month, 27 days ago

            GL, id have gone Delu but maupay could fire

            1. Zico Senna
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 27 days ago

              Delu a good punt too bud, was gonna do that switch myself, something just gravitated me towards Maupay. Best of luck to you too mate 🙂

        • A Moon Shaped Pool
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 27 days ago

          From 11k to 4k. I hope it stays that way

          1. Fudgy
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Wow

          2. Tempestic
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            1 month, 27 days ago

            From 220k to 84k here, finally turning my season around for real

            1. Fudgy
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              1 month, 27 days ago

              Jesus

            2. A Moon Shaped Pool
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 27 days ago

              Nice one my guy!

          3. rainy
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • Has Moderation Rights
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Nice going!

            1. A Moon Shaped Pool
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 27 days ago

              Thank you my guy. And thank you soo much for giving us updates on price changes!

          4. ZimZalabim
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            from 160k to to 250k some of us didnt have trent 🙁

        • rainy
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • Has Moderation Rights
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 27 days ago

          Price Changes - 27th December 2019

          🔺  Grealish (6.4), Alexander-Arnold (7.3), Salah (12.3), De Bruyne (10.5), D.Henderson (4.9)

          🔻  Montoya (4.4), Maddison (7.7), David Silva (7.4), Lascelles (4.2), Pérez (6.0), Diop (4.4), Pieters (4.4), Mount (6.4), Cutrone (5.5), Danso (4.2), Connolly (4.5), Williams (4.0)

          1. Fudgy
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Xmas treat

          2. Woy_is_back
            • 2 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Nice, 4 price rises

          3. FDMS All Starz
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            As expected, cheers rainy

          4. Tsparkes10
            • 1 Year
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Bloody hell. 4-0 🙂 niceee

          5. tucaoneo
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            1 month, 27 days ago

            4-0. Just bought Grealish. Apologies to his owners.

          6. jia you jia you
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            4-0 sweet, cheers Raindog!

          7. PastaFasul
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Nice...4 up...0 down

          8. Ask Yourself
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Cheers rainy 🙂 Lascelles at 4.2m could be ridiculous value when he is back

            1. Tempestic
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 1 Year
              1 month, 27 days ago

              True

          9. Tempestic
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            1 month, 27 days ago

            3-0, decent 🙂

            1. rainy
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • Has Moderation Rights
              • 4 Years
              1 month, 27 days ago

              Same, I’ll take it 🙂

          10. Better Call Raul
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Maddison :'(

          11. Sun Jihai
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Maddison, damn

          12. Willmissudimitrypayet
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 2 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            I wanted to buy Madds to fund Trent but couldn't do it due to his price drop. Took out Alli and went with Salah and Fleck instead. Good moves?
            Abraham, Alli, Son, Baldock -> Ings, Salah, Fleck, Trent

          13. skilldave
            • 9 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Liking the Henderson rise. Can get rid with a price increase now

          14. Lamplighters
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            5 for 5.....maybe things will turn after a dismal start.

            1. CroatianHammer
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              1 month, 27 days ago

              better than your choice of women George.

          15. waldo666
            • 9 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Cheers Rainy.

          16. CroatianHammer
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            2-0... and should see another bump before Saturday.

          17. Nabs Kebabs
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            all 5 up

          18. Crossfire Harry Kane
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            5-0. Very nice.

          19. Printing Mane
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            5-0

          20. Johan Queef
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 5 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            How on earth do I still own Mount?

            1. stupendous
              • 7 Years
              1 month, 27 days ago

              Shocking

              1. Johan Queef
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 5 Years
                1 month, 27 days ago

                Even more embarrassing considering I bought him at the end of his scoring run. I used to be good at this game.

          21. Andy_Social
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            5-0 woah, that's a first!

          22. Yank Revolution
            • 8 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            4 up! 1 down (but no sell value lost)

          23. G-Whizz
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • Has Moderation Rights
            • 2 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Welcome back to my team Mo!

            4-0 and I don't mean the Leicester score 😀

          24. Bare Foot United
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            1 month, 27 days ago

            1up

          25. Dont give a fuchs
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Wow. Did Kane Mount and tomori to Ings salah and TAA.

          26. FPL Pillars
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            5-0 woop

        • noahzark22
          • 2 Years
          1 month, 27 days ago

          Button, Heaton
          Kelly, Stephens, Robertson, Alexander-Arnold, Lundstram
          Zaha, De Bruyne, Cantwell, Alli, Grealish
          Aubameyang, Vardy, Ings

          have to use my WC now, what should I do? 0.6 ITB

          1. DV8R
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Use WC, bring in a Liverpool mid

        • stupendous
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 27 days ago

          Help with the WC draft please..

          Ramsdale
          Lundy TAA Kelly
          Salah Alli Grealish Richarlison KDB
          Vardy Kane

          4.0 Connolly Femenia Schelotto

          1. pablo discobar
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 10 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            No to Kane. I've sold tonight. No where near his valuation

            1. stupendous
              • 7 Years
              1 month, 27 days ago

              Firmino?

          2. PastaFasul
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            You might want someone more nailed than Schelotto on your bench, I agree about Kane....overpriced for his form

          3. seewhyaxe
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Brought Richarlison in 2 gws ago and all he gave me was 2 blanks.

            Might get rid on a wc.

        • Tsparkes10
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 27 days ago

          From 180k to 230k without TAA, could be worse I guess. Still KDB capt to go. Hopefully break back into 200k. Likely push of 100k with TAA but owells. We move forward and he's back baby haha

          1. Captain Casual
              1 month, 27 days ago

              Lucky for me, my fpl cup opponent benched taa and robbo and played Kelly, baldock and Lund instead

              1. Tsparkes10
                • 1 Year
                1 month, 27 days ago

                Damn haha, I'm still in LMS aswell currently so quite lucky

            • PastaFasul
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 6 Years
              1 month, 27 days ago

              I went the other way...285k to 155k...with TAA and Alli cap

          2. Luton_Fan
            • 10 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Maddison dropped in price. Nooooo

          3. Optimus.
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            I don't dare say the same 2 words that I've been saying on here for the past 8 years, for fear of jinxing..

            It's not "parent club" btw 😀

            1. Tsparkes10
              • 1 Year
              1 month, 27 days ago

              It's over?

            2. Rainer
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 27 days ago

              Sshhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh

              Not until June would I even start believing...

              1. Niho992
                • 1 Year
                1 month, 27 days ago

                Relax bro. We re going to win it without defeat 😉

            3. TorresMagic™
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • Has Moderation Rights
              • 10 Years
              1 month, 27 days ago

              It's all over.

            4. FDMS All Starz
              • 4 Years
              1 month, 27 days ago

              Who?

              1. Optimus.
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 8 Years
                1 month, 27 days ago

                That's only one word

            5. tucaoneo
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 1 Year
              1 month, 27 days ago

              Captain Aguero?

            6. seewhyaxe
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 27 days ago

              Our year?

          4. Lucas8406
              1 month, 27 days ago

              Current best mid £9.2m
              A) Maddison ( Good fixtures now)
              B) Martial
              C) Grealish
              D) Others who?

              1. Willmissudimitrypayet
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 2 Years
                1 month, 27 days ago

                Close between those 3 and Alli. Ozil coming back to life at some point as well I think

                1. Lucas8406
                    1 month, 27 days ago

                    Yh forgot about Alli as in my team already

                    1. Willmissudimitrypayet
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 2 Years
                      1 month, 27 days ago

                      Understandable. I took out Alli as I felt pretty lucky to get something from him today. Something is not right at Spurs atm... Did it to fund Salah. Have KDB, Martial and Grealish in midfield

              2. FDMS All Starz
                • 4 Years
                1 month, 27 days ago

                Which combo on WC? Will start all most weeks

                A) Mane - McCarthy - Grealish - Ings

                B) Maddison - Ryan - Jiménez - Rashford

                1. Tonyawesome69
                  • 1 Year
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  B

              3. DV8R
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 8 Years
                1 month, 27 days ago

                Anyone here considering bringing in Aguero?

                1. Tsparkes10
                  • 1 Year
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  Was until TAA did that and made me do Kelly to him. I'm now 1.5 mil short but jesus is too big a threat anyways I think. Kane better value

                2. Life is a Fantasy
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 3 Years
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  Kane for the next two

                3. mixology
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 7 Years
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  He’ll be in managers thinking very soon. Haven’t followed his injury updates or anything but can see him being at the forefront of city’s resurgence

              4. Hotstepper
                • 5 Years
                1 month, 27 days ago

                Maddison and Rashford to Martial and Kane?

                1. Tonyawesome69
                  • 1 Year
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  no, martial is a trap

                  1. Tsparkes10
                    • 1 Year
                    1 month, 27 days ago

                    Nah. Leicester have good fixtures and I'd keep Rash if I had him

                2. Rainer
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 3 Years
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  Nah.

              5. Tonyawesome69
                • 1 Year
                1 month, 27 days ago

                Who would you start
                A:
                1. Ryan
                2. Pope

                2 Defs
                B:
                1. Dunk
                2. willem > evans
                3. rico
                4. lundstram

                Leaning towards A1 and B1,2

                1. Life is a Fantasy
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 3 Years
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  I agree with your lean

              6. Disturbed
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 6 Years
                1 month, 27 days ago

                Suggestions for this team folks? Richarlison > Salah for free? 1 ft, 4.8m itb

                Pope
                Taa dunk soy
                Kdb Alli Richarlison Grealish
                Vardy Tammy rash

                Button Rico lund dendo

              7. Drop the Dendoncker
                • 6 Years
                1 month, 27 days ago

                30pts with KDB to come. i can't even be bothered getting annoyed!

              8. Nabs Kebabs
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 8 Years
                1 month, 27 days ago

                Any thoughts on what to do here?

                Pope
                TAA Soyuncu Rico
                Salah(vc) KDB(c) Alli Grealish
                Vardy Abraham Ings

                Henderson Maddison Kelly Lundstram

                1FT, 1.9m

                1. Tsparkes10
                  • 1 Year
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  Save tbf. V nice team mate

                2. Tonyawesome69
                  • 1 Year
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  bank transfer

                3. Tsparkes10
                  • 1 Year
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  Abraham to Rash would tempt me if you can

                  1. Nabs Kebabs
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 8 Years
                    1 month, 27 days ago

                    can do but not overly keen on Rashford

                4. Nabs Kebabs
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 8 Years
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  hmmm...can afford Maddison and Abraham to Mane and Greenwood (-4)

                5. mixology
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 7 Years
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  Team is solid. Just need the strikers to fire next gw

              9. Niho992
                • 1 Year
                1 month, 27 days ago

                What to do here fellas. 1 FT and 0.8 ITB.

                Heaton
                Soyuncu-Kelly-TAA
                Sterling-Grealish-Alli-Maddison
                Kane(C)-Jimenez-Vardy

                Button-Lund-Tomori-Nakamba

                A : Jimenez to Maupay/Wilson
                B: Sterling to Salah( think Sterling will rest vs SHU)
                C: Both for a hit
                D: Something else

                Thx in advance. Cheers.

                1. Tsparkes10
                  • 1 Year
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  Ez Save

                  1. Niho992
                    • 1 Year
                    1 month, 27 days ago

                    My bench is bad and cant afford to Sterling doesnt start imo...

                    So im closest to B and Salah.

                2. Tsparkes10
                  • 1 Year
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  I'd do Mane if anything, don't think Tomori to sidibe would be too bad either

              10. dunas_dog
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 4 Years
                1 month, 27 days ago

                OK for this week or any changes required? .3 m in bank

                Ryan
                TAA Söyüncü Rico
                Salah (c) KDB Alli Richarlison Grealish
                Vardy Rashford

                Button Greenwood Lundstram Kelly

              11. Tsparkes10
                • 1 Year
                1 month, 27 days ago

                I hope Sterling and KDB get rested vs US on Sunday like most are thinking haha. Can't see it though :/, Aguero starting against us would be interestinggg

                1. Niho992
                  • 1 Year
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  Aguero will start surely and i think Sterling will rest.

                2. Tonyawesome69
                  • 1 Year
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  Depending on the 11 tomorrow, I don't see them being rested. 14 points behind need to keep the foot on the gas. Are you benching lundstram?

                  1. Tsparkes10
                    • 1 Year
                    1 month, 27 days ago

                    Yh I will be mate and probs mousset. Unless I sell him, may keep for Bants though

              12. stupendous
                • 7 Years
                1 month, 27 days ago

                Boom!

                Ramsdale
                TAA Sidibe Soyuncu Lundy
                Mane Salah KDB Alli
                Vardy Ings

                4.0 Cantwell Kelly Connolly

                1. DV8R
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 8 Years
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  Nice team value

                  1. stupendous
                    • 7 Years
                    1 month, 27 days ago

                    106.1

                    Decent wc? That front 6 phew!!!

                2. Tsparkes10
                  • 1 Year
                  1 month, 27 days ago

                  Ggs

                  1. stupendous
                    • 7 Years
                    1 month, 27 days ago

                    Ggs?

                    1. Tsparkes10
                      • 1 Year
                      1 month, 27 days ago

                      Good game... Young slang I guess haha, I'll translate. Absolutely smashing 🙂

                      1. stupendous
                        • 7 Years
                        1 month, 27 days ago

                        Oh I see! Figured as much pal. Almost 40 and well out of it now me.

                        Thanks. Looks saucy I know right!!!

                        1. Tsparkes10
                          • 1 Year
                          1 month, 27 days ago

                          Hahaha no worries, it's a gamer thing I believe. Not completely sold on ings due to fixtures, Delu would tempt me. Maybe even Gwood over connolly

                          1. stupendous
                            • 7 Years
                            1 month, 27 days ago

                            Not sold on Del as my 2nd striker and no United rule in my MLs so no Greenwood

                            Thanks though

                            1. Tsparkes10
                              • 1 Year
                              1 month, 27 days ago

                              I love that rule hahaha, Ings defo safer

                              1. stupendous
                                • 7 Years
                                1 month, 27 days ago

                                Aye Blues leagues so no Rags

                                Ings can score against anyone and especially Palace and Spurs.

                                Although saints are far from Liverpool, Leicester just let in 4 and Ings has them up soon too. In fact he thrives against top teams this year

                                1. Tsparkes10
                                  • 1 Year
                                  1 month, 27 days ago

                                  Yh fairs that mate 🙂 Im tempted by Jota to ings tbf