Scout Squad

The Scout Squad picks for FPL Gameweek 26

The Scout Squad panel look at the best Fantasy Premier League assets for Gameweek 26.

In this recurring feature, our four regulars – editorial staff Paul, David and Neale plus community manager Geoff – each proposes an 18-man squad of players for the coming weekend and explain their notable inclusions/omissions below.

The 72 nominations listed will then be narrowed down to a squad of 15 (with the starting XI not exceeding a total cost of £85m) for the weekly Scout Picks selection ahead of the Gameweek 26 deadline at 11:30 GMT on Saturday.

There are requirements for at least one sub-£5.0m goalkeeper, at least one defender under £5.0m, at least one midfielder priced £6.5m or below and at least one forward priced at £7.5m or lower.

Each panelist is restricted to no more than three players from the same team, as is the case in FPL.

We will again be adding a captaincy to the Scout Picks, with details of that revealed on Friday.


 DavidNealePaulGeoff
GKDean HendersonDean HendersonDean HendersonJordan Pickford
 Alex McCarthyAlex McCarthyAlex McCarthyBernd Leno
 Jordan PickfordWilly CaballeroBernd LenoMathew Ryan
DFTrent Alexander-ArnoldTrent Alexander-ArnoldTrent Alexander-ArnoldTrent Alexander-Arnold
 Lucas DigneLucas DigneLucas Digne Lucas Digne
 Enda StevensEnda StevensEnda StevensEnda Stevens
 Mason HolgateDavid LuizSerge AurierSerge Aurier
 Kyle Walker-PetersAdam MasinaAdam WebsterJack Stephens
MFMohamed SalahMohamed SalahMohamed SalahMohamed Salah
 Kevin De BruyneKevin De BruyneKevin De BruyneKevin De Bruyne
 Riyad MahrezSon Heung-minSon Heung-minSon Heung-min
 Son Heung-minRiyad MahrezRiyad MahrezLeandro Trossard
 Harvey BarnesAbdoulaye DoucoureLeandro TrossardBernardo Silva
FWSergio AgueroSergio AgueroDanny IngsSergio Aguero
 Roberto FirminoDanny IngsPierre-Emerick AubameyangPierre-Emerick Aubameyang
 Danny IngsRoberto FirminoRoberto FirminoDanny Ings
 Troy DeeneyPierre-Emerick AubameyangRaul JimenezRaul Jimenez
 Dominic Calvert-LewinDominic Calvert-LewinDominic Calvert-LewinDominic Calvert-Lewin

Most popular picks: Trent Alexander-Arnold, Lucas Digne, Enda Stevens, Mohamed Salah, Kevin De Bruyne, Son Heung-min, Danny Ings, Dominic Calvert-Lewin (four), Dean Henderson, Alex McCarthy, Riyad Mahrez, Sergio Aguero, Roberto Firmino, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (three)

DAVID SAID…

Given their recent form and the ongoing defensive issues at Norwich, who tend to concede more at Carrow Road, I feel like the inclusions of Trent Alexander-Arnold, Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino explain themselves.

Elsewhere, I’m doubling up on the Sheffield United defence with Dean Henderson and Enda Stevens as Bournemouth come to visit. The Cherries have scored just one goal in their last five away trips while five of the Blades’ nine clean sheets this season have come at Bramall Lane.

Meanwhile, Crystal Palace have scored fewer goals than any other side in 2019/20 (22), which could help Everton to a much-needed clean sheet at Goodison Park.

Lucas Digne has been a reliable asset there of late, especially since Carlo Ancelotti took over. Since the Italian arrived on Merseyside, Everton’s left-back has averaged eight points per home game.

I’m also backing the Southampton defence as they host Burnley. Only Liverpool and Manchester United have conceded fewer big chances in their last four home matches while Burnley remain in the bottom two for shots on target over their last four Premier League outings.

I expect Kevin De Bruyne, Riyad Mahrez and Sergio Aguero to run wild when West Ham come to the Etihad Stadium on Sunday afternoon.

David Moyes’ men have conceded 14 big chances over their last four matches, only Aston Villa allowing more than that.

Meanwhile, Aguero is top of the league for shots in the box, big chances and shots on target over the same period – exciting news for him and De Bruyne, who tops the league for key passes in his last four.

As Villa are the only side to have conceded more big chances than West Ham since Gameweek 21, I’m also including Son Heung-min, who may be in a more central role at Spurs following Steven Bergwijn’s arrival.

Harvey Barnes has provided great value of late, registering four attacking returns in as many Premier League outings since Gameweek 22.

During this period only one other midfielder priced below £6.0m has produced more shots on target, suggesting Barnes’ form could continue, even at Wolves.

Danny Ings and Troy Deeney complete my selection, each player falling inside the division’s top six for shots inside the box over the last four matches.

NEALE SAID…

Last weekend was a fairly underwhelming one for FPL forwards but there is ample opportunity for some notable blanking assets to bounce back in Gameweek 26, with the likes of Sergio Aguero, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Danny Ings enjoying some plum home fixtures.

There are a number of appealing matches over the next fortnight but, in terms of team news, we will be going in blind with a dozen Premier League clubs, with the winter break playing havoc with the fixture calendar.

There is every chance, then, that at least one of my picks will be flagged as a doubt after the FPL deadline passes on Saturday morning.

We should be up to speed on the fitness front for the four matches this weekend, at least, with Sheffield United and Everton enjoying home fixtures against sides who have struggled to score in 2019/20.

While Bournemouth have picked up back-to-back wins at home, they haven’t scored in four of their last five games on the road and Enda Stevens could potentially profit from a Cherries defence that has conceded more chances from their right flank than any other club over the last six Gameweeks.

Crystal Palace, meanwhile, have not only scored fewer goals than any other Premier League side this season but they have also allowed more crosses from their right flank than any top-flight team over the last dozen Gameweeks: enter Lucas Digne.

The Eagles are without a clean sheet in nine Gameweeks, too, so Dominic Calvert-Lewin has a chance to continue his fine form in the Carlo Ancelotti era.

Brighton v Watford is another game taking place this weekend and I’m siding with the Hornets over the Seagulls, plumping for Watford number ten Abdoulaye Doucoure – who sits in the top ten among midfielders for attempts on goal over the last six Gameweeks – against an Albion defence with only one clean sheet to their name in 14 matches.

Watford have shipped five goals in their last two matches but have generally been fairly solid at the back since Nigel Pearson’s arrival, so Adam Masina – who poses a bit of a goal threat and who was on corners in Gameweek 25 – gets the nod as my token sub-£5.0m defender.

Most of my other selections are heavy-hitters up against lower-table sides, with the nomination of Willy Caballero perhaps the only other one that needs further explanation: Manchester United are without a goal since Gameweek 22, which is coincidentally when the talismanic and still-unavailable Marcus Rashford picked up his back injury.

PAUL SAID…

The main bone of contention in this week’s Scout Picks surrounds the pitch time of Sergio Aguero at home to West Ham.

If he starts, there’s no denying he could run riot against the Hammers defence.

Yet, given the worries over Raheem Sterling’s fitness, I’d rather back Riyad Mahrez and spread the rest of the cash through the starting XI.

Both Aguero and Mahrez have started 14 matches this season, with the latter proving the more explosive with five double-figure hauls to the Argentinean’s four.

At a saving of £3.5m, that seems a logical decision, particularly as I’ll be backing Mohamed Salah with the armband away to Norwich.

Along with Mahrez, Son Heung-min sits in just over 9% of squads ahead of Gameweek 26.

The South Korean has fired 11 shots in the box in the last four Gameweeks since Harry Kane was sidelined – Lucas Moura (six) is the only other Spurs player to manage at least half that total.

I’m also looking to Leandro Trossard to extend his reliable home form against Watford.

All three of the Brighton winger’s goals this season and four of his five assists have come at the Amex Stadium.

When selected, he has been involved in 64% of the Seagulls’ efforts in front of their own supporters.

Indeed, Trossard has averaged 5.1 points per home appearance, yet is owned by less than 1% of FPL squads.

Lucas Digne is another player whose home output merits highlighting as Everton entertain Crystal Palace.

The left-back has averaged 5.4 points per match at Goodison, with 65 of his 81 points coming in home fixtures.

Digne has two assists, two clean sheets and 24 points in his three home outings under new manager, Carlo Ancelotti.

GEOFF SAID…

The Crystal Palace game is vital for Everton, as from Gameweek 27 they play five of the traditional top seven and Leicester in a stretch of seven Gameweeks – I therefore look to Jordan Pickford to bank a clean sheet before things potentially turn sour.

Elsewhere, Bernd Leno will hope for his first back-to-back clean sheets of the season against a limited Newcastle United attack, while Mat Ryan should fancy his chances against Watford.

What more can be said about Trent Alexander-Arnold? My settled first defensive pick again gets the top spot in my squad ahead of the Reds’ trip to bottom-of-the-table Norwich City.

Lucas Digne brings his strong home form into his match against Crystal Palace, and Enda Stevens is my pick of the Sheffield United bunch given the well-documented concerns around John Lundstram’s game-time.

Serge Aurier’s attacking threat helps him to fourth spot, while Jack Stephens will try to help Southampton recover from an unfortunate 4-0 Liverpool loss.

With 32 points in two Gameweeks, five double-digit hauls in the last ten Gameweeks, and only one blank in seven matches – Mohamed Salah is an obvious first pick in midfield.

As sure of a start as anyone at Manchester City, I expect Kevin De Bruyne to park himself at the top of the box against a forgiving West Ham defence.

Son Heung-min now has a goal in back-to-back games and could continue that run against Aston Villa, while Leandro Trossard has strong home form this season and plays a Watford side who have conceded five goals in the last two Gameweeks.

Finally, I look to Manchester City’s Bernardo Silva for a midfield double-up, though he drops to fifth due to my uncertainty over Pep Guardiola’s teamsheet.

It’s hard to avoid the big names up top so I complete a Manchester City treble with Sergio Aguero, before looking to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

Danny Ings has seen a slight dip in production but has had his minutes managed of late, and I expect returns against Burnley.

Raúl Jiménez and Dominic Calvert-Lewin round off my picks for Gameweek 26.

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Each week, one of the Fantasy Football Scout community takes on the Scout Picks by pitting their chosen XI against ours.

The community member who beats our picks by the biggest margin over the campaign will win a £100 Amazon Voucher and a place in our Moderators and Contributors League for the following season.

In Gameweek 25, gwitbrock beat our Scout Picks 86-63 and as a result, their winning margin of 23 points is now the target to beat.

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880 Comments Post a Comment
  1. SultanSaeed99
    • 5 Years
    2 months, 3 days ago

    Ryan

    TAA, Lundstram, Soy

    Salah, Traore, KDB, Martial

    Vardy, Ings, Maupay

    Bench: Button. Cantwell, Williams, Kelly

    Transfers:
    Lundstram + Maupay > VVD + Auba (-4)?

    Thoughts?

    1. JollyGoodYellows
      • 1 Year
      2 months, 3 days ago

      Yeah I would

  2. Vlad Tepes
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    2 months, 3 days ago

    Do you think KWP will start this GW?

    1. Cahill
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      2 months, 3 days ago

      yes - Im getting him in

  3. The King
    • 6 Years
    2 months, 3 days ago

    Shaw is ahead of Williams right?

    Getting lascelles in as got 2ft and nothing pressing

    Either taking out Lund or Williams but might wait and see with Lund just incase, what do you think?

    A) Williams
    B) Lund

    1. Would Ed Woodward
      • 1 Year
      2 months, 3 days ago

      I think Williams will start more than Lund.

  4. Wally banter
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 7 Years
    2 months, 3 days ago

    Jesus for a one week punt?

    1. mynameisq
      • 6 Years
      2 months, 3 days ago

      Why not a one week punt more nailed

      1. Fulchester's New Centr…
        • 2 Years
        2 months, 3 days ago

        Badum-tish

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

      Tempting, but may be on the wing with Aguero up front, so would prefer kun if u can afford it

      1. Wally banter
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        2 months, 3 days ago

        if i could afford auba or kun w/o a hit, i would do that in a heartbeat :/
        Really scary going into the gw with just kdb from MCI

  5. mynameisq
    • 6 Years
    2 months, 3 days ago

    Lundstram dead as an option then lads? Those quotes ironically make me less confident, they're what you say when someone is dropped but you want them to stay hungry so they make an impact off the bench

    1. I Member
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      2 months, 3 days ago

      That was my impression as well.

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

      Would think so, especially if not guaranteed match day minutes. For him to be a viable bench option, he needs to be playing every game even as a 5th defender.

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

      Think he's probably gonna be part of a rotation from here on in so yeah, unpredictability of starts / minutes = not great from FPL perspective.

      Wouldn't be surprised in any given week if he did start though (for eg this week).

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

    Vardy or Firmino long term? (Vardy allows 2 Liv defence)

    1. mynameisq
      • 6 Years
      2 months, 3 days ago

      Firmino has his patches of form, long term he is not good value so you need to chop and change. Therefore vardy

  7. Karan14 (Brazil Nuts)
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    2 months, 3 days ago

    Adama Traore in training with the Wolves’ team in Marbella, Spain.

    https://youtu.be/M_OwCDGKUvM

    1. SADIO SANÉ
      • 4 Years
      2 months, 3 days ago

      nice goal from 10:05

    2. Richard Richard (AKA: Anzhi…
      • 4 Years
      2 months, 3 days ago

      Made me want a holiday

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

        yeah looks warm 🙁

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

      cheers for link ... can't see Adama until the very end walking behind Jota , so might not have participated in the training / match part? Unless am mistaken.

    4. Pep Roulette
      • 2 Years
      2 months, 3 days ago

      Saw the video! Didn't see him training though!

  8. phily4321
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    2 months, 3 days ago

    How am I looking? will probably roll FT

    Henderson
    Trent-Robbo-Stevens
    Salah-KDB-Grealish-Traore
    Auba-Jimenez-Ings
    (McCarthy-Mooy-Taylor-Lascelles)

  9. Holteenderinthesky
    • 1 Year
    2 months, 3 days ago

    McCarthy
    Trent, VVD, Aurier, Holgate
    Salah, KDB, Mahrez, Alli
    Vardy, Ings
    Button, Lundstram, Cantwell, Greenwood

    I'm fairly happy with my team just who to captain, currently on Salah. But Mahrez is dragging me in after just transfering him in, lowish ownership could be huge.

  10. Aaa
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    2 months, 3 days ago

    Start Lund, Mooy or Grealish with the below:

    Ryan
    TAA/Robbo/Stevens
    Salah/Son/Rich
    Vardy/Jimenez/Ings

    1. Holteenderinthesky
      • 1 Year
      2 months, 3 days ago

      Grealish

  11. tim
    • 10 Years
    2 months, 3 days ago

    Could use 2ft next week, anything urgent?

    Ryan
    Lund TAA Rico Soy
    Kdb Grealish Mo Traore
    KunC Vardy

    Button Greenwood Kelly Dendo

    Cheers!

    1. Fit_to_drop
        2 months, 3 days ago

        I know you could but all you are doing is kicking the can down the road when you could get back on the gravy train and do what needs to be done. I can see 3 defenders in that lot and currently all 3 of your subs are non starters heading into a busy period with cups etc. You'd need a couple of -4's really to sort it.

      • ThisTimeNxtYrRodney
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        2 months, 3 days ago

        Save FT, it will be more useful next week. No surgery required. Good luck. Cmon kun.

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

        Playing both Lund and Soy is tricky no? Soy could come again after the fixture turn in 28. Lund could too. But right now that looks like 3 points from 2 players

        Ditch Kelly for Taylor who plays ahead of either Lund Soy.

    2. Aubamazette
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 3 days ago

      Henderson (McCarthy)
      TAA Robbo Lund Stephens Lascelles

      Which defender do I start along side TAA and Robbo

      A) Lund -> O’Connell and start
      B) Lund
      C) Stephens and hold Lund

      1. HMC
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        2 months, 3 days ago

        Go A

      2. zotter
        • 10 Years
        2 months, 3 days ago

        C

    3. Mortal.Swinbat
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      2 months, 3 days ago

      Pick 3

      A) Jiminez
      B) Firmino
      C) Vardy
      D) Aubameyang
      E) Ings
      F) Wood

      1. I Member
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        2 months, 3 days ago

        ACE

      2. Dosh
        • 6 Years
        2 months, 3 days ago

        BDE

      3. Pep Roulette
        • 2 Years
        2 months, 3 days ago

        ACE

    4. RED_ARMY
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 3 days ago

      Auba + Maddy to Kun + Perez -4:
      a) yay
      b) nay
      c) mad

      1. JohnRoss
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        2 months, 3 days ago

        Wouldn't do that

      2. Dosh
        • 6 Years
        2 months, 3 days ago

        b

    5. Union_Jacks
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      2 months, 3 days ago

      If Sterling is ruled out, would you do Martial > Mahrez?

      1. Holteenderinthesky
        • 1 Year
        2 months, 3 days ago

        I've just done the exact same move.

      2. Dosh
        • 6 Years
        2 months, 3 days ago

        Yes considering Maddison to Mahrez myself. Hopefully covers the Kun damage

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

          I also have Maddi, torn between him or Martial out, currently favour Martial going.

      3. Fit_to_drop
          2 months, 3 days ago

          I would. He hauls when he plays. Trouble is when he plays but STG being missing helps that.

      4. Fletch365
        • 1 Year
        2 months, 3 days ago

        1FT
        Would you do Martial > Barnes? or any of changes?

        McCarthy
        TAA/VVD/Aurier
        Salah/Mahrez/Grealish/Martial
        Kun(C)/Jimenez/DCL

        Button/Lundstram/Guilbert/Cantwell

        1. JohnRoss
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          2 months, 3 days ago

          Save. Two fts next week will give you much more options

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

        Worth risking Lundstram to start this week?

        I have Soyuncu and Williams as other options so not great.

        1. I Member
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          2 months, 3 days ago

          Similar position here with Soy and Rico. May just start Lundstram and pray because I don't see clean sheets for my other options anyway.

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

          I would still play soy

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

          Any money ITB to go Williams -> Egan/JOC, and then start either of those plus Lundstram?

          That's what I'm considering...

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

            No transfers. I already removed Kelly > Bednarek.

        4. Would Ed Woodward
          • 1 Year
          2 months, 3 days ago

          I have to start 2 of Soy, Rico, Lund, Williams, think I'm gonna do Lund > Stevens/O'Connell -4, should pay off next two.

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

          Risky

          Soy is possible this week for a 2 pointer! I went SU (Baldock) but slightly regret not going Taylor. There’s a 31 hedge there of course but he’s a decent option as a midterm hold imo.

      6. Hungry Singh
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        2 months, 3 days ago

        What implications does the Sterling injury have for the City team?

        Would it be a straight swap for Bernardo, or would Jesus come in for the double up top?

        If Bernardo comes in, does it affect KDB's position on the pitch?

        Do either or both of Mahrez and Aguero's spot(s) become more nailed-on?

        1. zotter
          • 10 Years
          2 months, 3 days ago

          Don’t think any city nailed regardless. But I think bilva might play anyway. Aguero almost certainly. Mahrez probably

      7. zotter
        • 10 Years
        2 months, 3 days ago

        One FT

        A. Lund to o Connell
        B. Lund to Stephens
        C. Lund to kwp
        D. Keep Lund and start him. Save ft
        E. Keep Lind. Bench him and play Rico. Save ft

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

          B.

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

          B

        3. Dosh
          • 6 Years
          2 months, 3 days ago

          B or C

        4. Pep Roulette
          • 2 Years
          2 months, 3 days ago

          Lundy to Egan?

        5. claretparrot
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 1 Year
          2 months, 3 days ago

          I've done B. Soton have pretty nice fixtures until the end of the season now!

      8. No Pukki, No Party!
          2 months, 3 days ago

          Any changes required?

          Foster
          Holgate, Gomez, TAA
          KDB, Salah, Perez, Traore
          Aubameyang (v), Aguero (c), DCL

          (Ryan, Fleck, Baldock, Lascelles)

          1. zotter
            • 10 Years
            2 months, 3 days ago

            I would be tempted to play Baldock over Perez. Lovely squad btw.

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

            Play Baldock - for me over Traoré not Pérez

        • Jafooli
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          2 months, 3 days ago

          Is Tanganga sorta nailed?

          1. zotter
            • 10 Years
            2 months, 3 days ago

            Sorta nailed yes

        • DantheManinaPan
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          2 months, 3 days ago

          Play two:

          A) Holgate CRY (H)
          B) O'Connell BOU (H)
          C) Stephens BUR (H)

          1. zotter
            • 10 Years
            2 months, 3 days ago

            A and c. Ideally all three

            1. DantheManinaPan
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 6 Years
              2 months, 3 days ago

              Could actually be very feasible to play all three and bench Maupay...

              1. zotter
                • 10 Years
                2 months, 3 days ago

                Hmmm. Maupay good fixture too.

              2. Pep Roulette
                • 2 Years
                2 months, 3 days ago

                Murray might start. Play all the 3 and bench Maupay!

        • HD7
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 3 days ago

          Salah or Kun as C?

          Currently on Mo but I come to think of it I will probably try gaining more pts with Kun...

          1. Twitter: @Ze_Austin
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            2 months, 3 days ago

            The scary thing about a differential captain is that he has to outscore the template captain

            ...as was brutally demonstrated in the last GW

            Still, I think I'm capping Kun for this, except if we get any sign that he might be benched or something. I feel he might have more points than Salah for this particular GW, regardless of ownership

        • Soonmixdin
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          2 months, 3 days ago

          Did a couple of transfers last night (-4pts) to move along Lundstram and Vardy. Replaced them with Trent and Woods, first time I've owned TAA this season but didn't want to miss the opportunity!!

          So squad for GW26 now lines up like this:

          Ryan
          Dunk TAA Stephens
          Salah KdB Martial Richarlison
          Ings Wood Firmino

          Subs: Guaita Fernandez Cantwell Kelly

          Whether it's the right decision or not I will have to live with it now - unless I trigger my WC. Thoughts please?

          1. zotter
            • 10 Years
            2 months, 3 days ago

            Different. I don’t like richarlison especially with his tough fixtures especially next week on.

            1. Soonmixdin
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              2 months, 3 days ago

              Agreed with you about Rich - the axe is hanging over him after this GW is done!!

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

            Double Brighton defence is bold!

            I’d hold WC. If Liverpool beat Chelsea then you have the option of FH31 and WC35. There’s a real danger now that Liverpool are only 2 wins off a blank in 34 which would play havoc with FH31 and no WC to get them back

            1. Soonmixdin
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              2 months, 3 days ago

              Still have all of my chips, but your reasoning about planning for that potential blank is sound.

        • Daghe Munegu
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 3 days ago

          What would you do with 2 ft 0 itb?

          McCarthy
          TAA Robertson Sidibé
          Salah KDB Martial Grealish Moura
          Vardy Ings

          Button Maupay Rico Reid

        • gilvv
            2 months, 3 days ago

            Firmino (I consider as differential) + pick 2
            A Jimenez
            B Ings
            C Vardy

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

              Jimi and Ings.

              Vardy you can buy back after City if he's looking good for Firmino.

          • Henning
            • 5 Years
            2 months, 3 days ago

            Son in for Grealish and

            1.Henderson in for Button
            2. Stevens in for Sidibe/ Lundstram

            Ryan Button

            TAA VvD Sidibe Lundstram Stephens

            Salah KDB Traore Perez Grealish

            Vardy Ings DCL

          • 'Broadsword Calling Da…
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 3 days ago

            This sounds silly as I type, but here goes. The weather forecast for Sunday looks horrendous. Would adverse weather impact or help Aguero do you think. I can put the Captain on either him or Salah (who plays almost a week later)...overthinking possibly?

            1. SuperDunny - Used to be goo…
              • 10 Years
              2 months, 3 days ago

              Remember when FPL used to be fun?

            2. Skull And Gnomes 9 SCOTT TA…
              • 2 Years
              2 months, 3 days ago

              Kun is not a Kite so probably not.

              Had a Peter Powell stunt kite once and it was brilliant in strong winds as I remember.
              They should make a Kunty Kun Stunt Kite, imo.