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. john25
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 7 Years
    1 month, 28 days ago

    Hey guys, on a WC and choosing one from this lot. Who do you guys suggest?

    A) Deulofeu
    B) Ings
    C) Maupay
    D) King

    Cheers

    1. stupendous
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 28 days ago

      Ingsy

    2. Woy_is_back
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 28 days ago

      A

    3. Amey
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 28 days ago

      Ingsy

    4. Hansel
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      1 month, 28 days ago

      B

    5. john25
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      Thank you all.

      For some reason I am strongly considering Maupay, at 5.8 and those fixtures is it possible he may be better value than Ings?

    6. Nightf0x
      • 4 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      E) ayew
      F) jota

      Maupay or ayew imo

  2. Woy_is_back
    • 2 Years
    1 month, 28 days ago

    Kdb(C)

    Its going to be a wonderful night 🙂

    1. Amey
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 28 days ago

      Nice ...

    2. Geordienufc1
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      KDB (C) and sterling here. Hoping for a big City win. But after the devastation of not owning TAA today, I’m feeling pretty pessimistic about the prospect of positive returns. I wouldn’t mind a dose of your optimism!

  3. sunnyh
    • 6 Years
    1 month, 28 days ago

    Madness to hold Tammy? He's done well in away games and its against an Arsenal side that still cant defend. Frank will want a bounce back, but the team looks like its losing steam.

    Will sell following GW to fund Robbo in for LIV def double up

    1. Bushwhacker
      1 month, 28 days ago

      I’m a glutton for punishment too.

    2. Captain Casual
      1 month, 28 days ago

      Think you're right. Unless you've got a better option, might as well keep him for arse away

    3. wernerhedgehog
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      he looks very tired. its a decent fixture but i dont think you're going to miss him until he gets a good rest.

  4. Amey
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 28 days ago

    Morning Guys,
    Hope your GW is going well.
    Need some opinions.
    My team is:

    Pope
    Taa Aurier Soyuncu
    Mane Alli KDB Grealish
    Vardy © Rashford Ings
    Button Rico Lundstram Donkey

    1Ft, 3.2m itb

    Thinking about:
    A. Pope to Ryan/Guaita
    B. Aurier to Robbo

    Don't think I'll be able to swap GK again as team is doing brilliant.

    Leaning towards Ryan. What do you think ?? Having his backup is extra advantage too !

    1. Holmes (specialist in failu…
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 28 days ago

      As a Ryan owner, I would say avoid him. Guaita will do the job.

      1. Amey
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 28 days ago

        Looking at the next 10 fixtures ...
        Don't you think Ryan is a better bet than Guaita ??

        Or am I mad 😀

        1. Holmes (specialist in failu…
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 27 days ago

          Their preference to attack even after going one or two up is a spoiler. On the other hand, Palace prefers 1-0 kind of results I guess.

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

            Yes. You're right.
            Thank you Holmes

    2. Geordienufc1
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      Wouldn’t say B is a priority. Aurier looked good (for FPL) yesterday.

      GK switch probably not a priority either tbh. But if you’ve got nothing else you’d rather do, I’d pick Ryan. Fixtures are decent enough for a while and he’s a little cheaper. You’ll probably be happy for the extra 0.3 or so somewhere somewhe down the line, especially given it’d otherwise be sunk into a position you won’t want to change.

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

        Thanks mate.
        B is overreaction agree 😀

        Re GK swap, just think Pope won't keep any CS now. Also fairly Happy with my team so will never get another chance in near future i guess.
        Between Ryan and Guaita atm. Have Rico so not thinking about Bournemouth GK.
        Ryan looking like the one atm.
        Fingers crossed for no injury to KDB today though so that i can do that.

        1. Geordienufc1
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 27 days ago

          Fair enough, good luck!

  5. EgyptianKing
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 28 days ago

    Mates which nove seem better?

    A) Tammy to Bobby

    B) Chilwell to TAA

    Cheers!

    1. Amey
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 28 days ago

      B

      1. Hansel
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 28 days ago

        Yup

        1. Amey
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 28 days ago

          All of his xA/xGc came to fruition yesterday

          1. Cruyff's Eleven
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Take another 10 weeks for the next haul.

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

              No worries

      2. EgyptianKing
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 28 days ago

        Thanks mate!

    2. Woy_is_back
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 28 days ago

      B

      1. EgyptianKing
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 28 days ago

        Thanks!

    3. FPL Pillars
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 28 days ago

      B

    4. Geordienufc1
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      B. Still don’t really like Bobby for fantasy. Looked great last night but underdelivers for his price. You’ll probably want 3 of Trent/Robbo/Mane/Salah down the line too.

      1. Captain Casual
        1 month, 27 days ago

        Agree, for every scoring gw, you get 2's for the next 4 or 5

  6. Holmes (specialist in failu…
    • 6 Years
    1 month, 28 days ago

    Looks like Van Dijk is back

    Meanwhile Chilwell, ahem...

  7. Hansel
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    1 month, 28 days ago

    A) Robbo, Martial, Greenwood
    B) Sidibe, Rashford, Cantwell

    1. Amey
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 28 days ago

      A for nailedness only
      Don't think Sidibe is sure to start the games.

      Love Rashford though

    2. Holmes (specialist in failu…
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 28 days ago

      B

  8. Out of Position
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 28 days ago

    Are we going to have press conferences today before Gameweek 20?

  9. Geordienufc1
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    1 month, 28 days ago

    Doing some soul searching after dropping double Liverpool defence on WC last week, having owned TAA and Robbo every GW this season until now. Gutted.

    Ryan | Martin
    Aurier | Lund | Soy | Rico | Kelly
    Sterling | KDB | Alli | Moura | Grealish
    Vardy | Rashford | Greenwood

    1FT, 4.1 itb

    Cut my losses and move one of the D to TAA? Abandon ship on the Moura punt?

    Will see how City play tomorrow before making any changes. Sterling to a Pool mid an obvious option too if he gets booked or looks poor.

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

      Raz to Mane or salad is what I'd do

      1. Geordienufc1
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        1 month, 27 days ago

        Cheers mate. If he blanks tomorrow he’s gone for one of them for sure. But I won’t pass sentence until he’s played. Praying for him to save my GW.

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

          GL

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

      Having zero Pool players is utterly ridiculous

      Get back on the bus!

      1. Geordienufc1
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        1 month, 27 days ago

        Regretting ever stepping off it.

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

          You can sit next to me pal

          Ttfn

          1. Geordienufc1
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 27 days ago

            Haha. Thanks for saving me a seat.

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

      that really sucks, held on to both for awhile but the game before TAA super haul urgh just cruel

  10. Sadio
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    1 month, 28 days ago

    Is Joe Gomez an option at 5.1?

    Who else can fill in there assuming the injured players aren't fit soon?

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

      No one really.
      No upside though like Roobo Taa.
      Boring to own for CS only

    2. Bushwhacker
      1 month, 27 days ago

      I think so. He’s playing so well I’m not sure Matip gets an instant return anyway.

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

    Mane or Salah? I assume salah has more chances of starting next gw after getting subbed off early last night?

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

      Yes.
      Although i can see Mane starting and getting subbed early

    2. Bushwhacker
      1 month, 27 days ago

      They’ll both start. Both have equal shot at points. Arguably Mane has better form but he was shocking today.

    3. Geordienufc1
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      I have a feeling the answer to this question will change every GW. Mane looked better in the Leicester game, mo looked wasteful and was subbed early. But Salah’s got pens and has looked much better in the few games before that. I’d pick one, probably still Salah, and ride it out either way.

      1. Bushwhacker
        1 month, 27 days ago

        Did you watch the Leicester game?!?! Mane was dreadful.

        1. Holmes (specialist in failu…
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 27 days ago

          Different eyes, different perspective!

        2. Geordienufc1
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 27 days ago

          The 2nd half and extended highlights. He missed a couple of good chances it seemed. Not saying it was a “good” game by his standards, as on the standards he’s been at this season he would have scored. But he got into good positions and looked far more composed than Salah. Do you think what I saw wasn’t representative?

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

          Far from dreadful.
          With some luck, should have had a goal or two more

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

      Thanks all

    5. Cruyff's Eleven
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 27 days ago

      Why not both?

  12. theBoose
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 7 Years
    1 month, 27 days ago

    Aurier + Abraham > TAA + DCL

    Or am I just chasing yesterday's points?

    1. Holmes (specialist in failu…
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      Should work over long term if DC continues to start

  13. 404_FC
    • 4 Years
    1 month, 27 days ago

    repost bottom last page

    Gazza
    Rico Soy Lund
    KDB Mane Salah Alli Grealich
    Vardy Rashford

    Button Greenwood Kelly Baldock
    1ft 1.0 itb

    a. Baldock to Sidibe
    b. Baldock + Grealich to TAA + Cantwell for -4
    c. save 1ft and g2g
    d. others , pls advice

    thanks

  14. De Gea is GOAT
    • 2 Years
    1 month, 27 days ago

    Hi guys. Really unsure what to do with this team, 2FTS and 0ITB.

    I really need to start being different as i need to make up 100 pnts now. Any tips would be much appreciated:

    Pope
    Aurier Soy Lunds
    Mane KDB Grealish Zaha
    Tammy Ings Vardy

    Button Kelly Willems Son

  15. Rolls-Royce
    • 6 Years
    1 month, 27 days ago

    Just looked back the highlights and both Mane and Salah could easily have had hauls.

    TAA+ Salah + Mane looks the way forward.

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

      After GW 24.
      Thinking about getting Robbo instead of Salad myself

      1. Rolls-Royce
        • 6 Years
        1 month, 27 days ago

        I'm looking at Sterling->Mane this week or the next one.

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

          GL

    2. Cruyff's Eleven
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 27 days ago

      Yup, looking forward to owning both.

  16. Captain Casual
    1 month, 27 days ago

    Anyone trying to get (or has got) Kane in their team, is he worth it?

    Fixtures look good, but lads, it's spurs.

    1. Holmes (specialist in failu…
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      I would get if I could but no way I can afford him

      1. Captain Casual
        1 month, 27 days ago

        Cheers. Thinking of trying to Make it work s a Cheaper option over mane. But just not convinced hes worth it

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

    general consensus seems to be that pulisic will start vs arsenal. Not sure where that is coming from? Surely he has been dropped again after not even coming on against spurs and not starting today?

    1. Maximus Bonimus Pointimus
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      I hate him so sooooo much

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

        lol not interested in an objective assessment by the sounds of it then ? 😛

    2. Cruyff's Eleven
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 27 days ago

      I knifed him just now, before he drops again. Only player who's cost me value this season.

  18. Maximus Bonimus Pointimus
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    1 month, 27 days ago

    Guaita
    TAA, Robbo, Aurier
    Salah, KDB, Alli, Maddison, Pulisic
    Vardy, Ings
    (Hennessey, Lundstram, Rico, Connolly)

    So glad to finallly be able to boot Pulisic after deadline tomorrow- he problem is, his and connolly’s price drops have now made it 0.0 ITB after doing Pulisic, Connolly > Jimmy, 4.4

    So one more adverse price rise and I’m priced out of it, or need to use Aurier as a makeweight, and take a hit

    Is Callum Wilson a go for the next 10 weeks with that fixture list? Or play it safe with Jiminy Cricket even though his fixtures are poor

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

      Maupay ?
      Have a look at my post above

      1. Maximus Bonimus Pointimus
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 27 days ago

        Yep that’s a possibility as well, cheers

    2. Holmes (specialist in failu…
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      Maupay?

      BOU arent creating enough chances.

      I'm not sure about Jimenez for upcoming run, will play LIV twice in next 5 games, Watford and Newcastle have ok defense.

      1. Maximus Bonimus Pointimus
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 27 days ago

        I wonder will the green fixture list trigger an uptick in chances created though?

        1. Holmes (specialist in failu…
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 27 days ago

          Should do

          I like how Deulofeu is playing but can never be sure with him.

          Grealish would be better I guess

    3. Maximus Bonimus Pointimus
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      Or could even just do Pulisic > Grealish & play 3-5-2.... but would have a spare 1.0 ITB then without a clear use for it... and wouldn’t mind a decent third striker anyways

      But maybe Grealish is a better option than Jimmy, Wilson, Maupay, Deulofeu etc?

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

        Grealish looks good pick too.
        Playing deeper though atm

  19. Holmes (specialist in failu…
    • 6 Years
    1 month, 27 days ago

    How to punish yourself:

    #1 Buy Pukki
    #2 Captain him vs Villa for 1pt
    #3 Buy Pulisic
    #4 Buy Pukki again
    #5 Captain him vs Villa for 1pt again

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

      Sighh
      Pulisic has turned into a pure troll !

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

      I bought in pukki and viced him would have capped but also brought in kane

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

    My WC draft with my terrible TV;

    Ryan & Ramsdale
    TAA - Aurier - Lundstram - Rico - Kelly
    Mane - KdB - Maddison - Grealish - Cantwell
    Vardy - Tammy - Ings

    Would you make any change?
    0.0m ITB, SQ is only 101.9m 😆

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

      *S/TV - squad/team value

    2. Rolls-Royce
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      looks good. Holgate over Kelly perhaps?

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

        Was actually considering Kiko instead of Kelly, which I might do with a FT idc - Pearson seems be to getting them to play again and Kiko seems nailed

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

      Wow, looks even more awful posted on here.

    4. Blunder fc
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 27 days ago

      would be tempted by jimenez over abraham considering how poor chelsea have been recently

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

        Actually sold Jiminez for Ings to upgrade Mount to Maddison 😆

    5. Holmes (specialist in failu…
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      I guess Abraham to Rashford is not possible even if you downgrade one of the GKs?

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

        What about Ings to Greenwood? And then upgrade someone?

        1. Holmes (specialist in failu…
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 27 days ago

          Keep Ings for now

    6. La Roja
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      I’d shift Maddison for Tony

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

        You reckon. Martial's just way to flakey for me.....

        1. La Roja
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 27 days ago

          Then maybe Willian?...

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

        Exact same price....is it a sign?

        1. La Roja
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 27 days ago

          Yeah

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

      Cheers all

      1. Cruyff's Eleven
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 27 days ago

        I don't think it's dreadful at all - why would you say that?

        1. Cruyff's Eleven
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 27 days ago

          In fact, bar Pope & Rashford it's my team 🙂

          I have a few quid ITB is all....

  21. Blunder fc
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 27 days ago

    I'm probably being stupid but I can't work out how to change my profile photo. Anyone able to advise? Cheers

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

      https://en.gravatar.com/

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

        thank you

  22. Champions united
    • 3 Years
    1 month, 27 days ago

    WC end week
    What changes should i do

    Guaita/fodder
    rico taa soy lunds kelly
    mane alli kdb cantwel grealis
    rash vardy tammy

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

      Tammy to Ings, and I'd get an Everton defender in as well

  23. Nightf0x
    • 4 Years
    1 month, 27 days ago

    Kane moura
    Or
    Ali rash

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

      Alli Rashford

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

        This

  24. DS29
    1 month, 27 days ago

    Rico+Ramsdale or Target+Ramsdale?

    1. Nightf0x
      • 4 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      RR

  25. Nightf0x
    • 4 Years
    1 month, 27 days ago

    Which in each

    A) ryan or ramsdale
    B) kely or rico or holgate
    C) 2 of soy sidibe aurier?

  26. what's my name
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 27 days ago

    Puli + Tammy -> Alli + Ings for a hit Y/N

    gracias

    1. NABIL - Gettin' Siggy …
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      Yes

  27. La Roja
    • 7 Years
    1 month, 27 days ago

    How the heck do I squeeze in Mane or Salah here?

    Guaita
    Kelly TAA Söyüncü
    Grealish KDB Maddison Alli
    Kane Vardy Rashford

    McGovern* Lundstram Rico Dendoncker

    0.5m ITB and 2 FT’s

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

      Kelly > Salah (with No2 on his shirt)

    2. NABIL - Gettin' Siggy …
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      Lose kane n maddy

      1. La Roja
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 27 days ago

        Kane away to Norwich though. He is my captain right now lol

    3. Nightf0x
      • 4 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      By kane

    4. Holmes (specialist in failu…
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 27 days ago

      Close your eyes and you will we see the player that want to leave your team 😉

      Avoid both for now, you can downgrade Kane after next 2.

  28. wernerhedgehog
    • 2 Years
    1 month, 27 days ago

    Heyo. Bought Holgate for a 1 week punt and it was a peach.

    Now on a wildcard, do I drop him for Sidibe?

    Kinda feel both aren't nailed.

  29. LSP
    • 2 Years
    1 month, 27 days ago

    Thoughts on trades? Thanks

    2 FT, 1.0 ITB

    Henderson
    Soy - Lund - TAA
    Maddison - Alli - KDB - Salah
    Jimi - Tammy - Vardy

    McGovern - Kelly - Cantwell - Williams