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What impact will Rose’s arrival at Newcastle have on FPL?

The arrival of Danny Rose (£5.3m) at Newcastle United has added a new dimension to the options at St. James’ Park.

The former Spurs left-back joins Steve Bruce’s squad with plenty of Premier League and European experience, which bodes well for the Magpies.

However, it is unclear at this point whether or not Rose will have any impact on the Fantasy Premier League scene.

That’s what we hope to achieve by assessing what he achieved at Spurs in the first half of the campaign and taking an early look at Rose’s initial contributions to Newcastle.

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  1. Bucket Man
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 16 days ago

    A) WC Team 1 to 2
    B) Son and Greenwood to Traore and Jiminez

    Current team:
    McCarthy, 4.0
    TAA, VVD, Sidibe*, Soy, Kiko*
    Salah, KDB, Son*, Grealish, Stephens*
    Vardy, Ings, Greenwood*

    WC
    Pope, McCarthy
    TAA, Stephens, Boly, Lascelles, Taylor
    Salah, Mane, KDB, Barnes, Traore
    Jiminez, Ings, DCL

    1. Old Man
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Most definitely B

      1. Bucket Man
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 16 days ago

        Thanks B is for a hit -4

        1. Old Man
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          1 month, 16 days ago

          Your projected transfers should gain back that -4 over the next 5 or 6 weeks. I'd go for it. My team is not dissimilar and I'm certainly not WC'ing this week.

    2. Young Lingard
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Imma say option B
      I’ve wildcarded already and I feel there’s so many twists to happen those patient enough to have it as an option will benefit
      Also you can field good teams for next few weeks already

      1. Bucket Man
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 16 days ago

        Thanks B for a hit though

    3. Little Red Lacazette
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      B

      1. Bucket Man
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 16 days ago

        Thanks even for a -4

        1. Little Red Lacazette
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 16 days ago

          Yes. 2 non players for 2 with a good fixture.

  2. Brosstan
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    1 month, 16 days ago

    Chances Kun, KDB and Mahrez play 0 minute so I can get Williams' 5 pointer off the bench?

    1. reo19uk
      • 8 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      surely if they play each of them will get more than 5 points so really you want them all to play!

      1. Brosstan
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 16 days ago

        Youre onto something mate. But those 5 points look tasty!

        1. reo19uk
          • 8 Years
          1 month, 16 days ago

          3 CIty players in an easy game or 5 points! Seems an easy choice to me there!

  3. FOO FIGHTER
    1 month, 16 days ago

    Why does Bruno Fernandes feel like a trap i.e. all UTD's other assets.

    1. Fulchester's New Centr…
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      This time it'll be different...

    2. Brosstan
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Because he hasnt shown any promise to actually score goals, which means there are better midfield picks (those who score goals themselves)

    3. andy85wsm
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 9 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Does feel like he's being built up into something he's probably not (yet).

      I can't believe I just said that...

      I think he's been good as a player for United in 2 matches, but in terms of FPL not so sure just yet. Most set pieces is nice (pens remains to be seen), and the combo with Maguire could happen a few more times.

      But I'd like to see him get forward more and into the box.

      Just not sure how much I'd trust the other players around him at the moment

      1. Giggs Boson.
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        1 month, 16 days ago

        Agreed. Excellent player, but the other attacking players around him are going to severely stunt his output. Rashford and Pogba are huge losses in that attack. Who else is at Premier League standard? James, Andreas, Lingard aren't good enough for the first team, and Martial is inconsistent. Greenwood has potential but isn't playing. Without Rashford and Pogba, I can't see where the quality is to support him.

    4. Holmes
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Maybe because they have scored 2 goals in last 4 games

    5. Jarvish Scott Talent
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Has anyone who is not a Utd fan got Bruno in?

  4. Heiro
    • 10 Years
    1 month, 16 days ago

    Best GK for the next 4? Want rid of Foster
    Mccarthy?

      1. potatoace'scott talent
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        1 month, 16 days ago

        Ha ha.
        Scott sterling!

        1. Hakim Ziyech
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 16 days ago

          😆

  5. Tony Martial
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 16 days ago

    Captain 1 please!

    A-Ings
    B-Raul

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

      A

    2. Holmes
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Ings

      1. Tony Martial
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 16 days ago

        Thanks only thing putting me off is his 1 goal max a game

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

          Scored a brace last time he played Villa.

          1. Would Ed Woodward
            • 1 Year
            1 month, 16 days ago

            Worst home record vs second worst away record, hope it's a goalfest.

  6. Vpan
    • 9 Years
    1 month, 16 days ago

    Is Soy -> Boly worth a transfer?

    1. Ajax Hamsterdam
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      I'd keep soy fixtures are nice .

    2. Tony Martial
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 16 days ago

      no do it in GW 31

    3. Little Red Lacazette
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Nope. No other players you want to get rid of?

  7. Little Red Lacazette
    • 3 Years
    1 month, 16 days ago

    Had Rose on my team when Eriksen was a must have Spurs asset back in the day.

    1. andy85wsm
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 9 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Do have a bit of a soft spot for Danny Rose but that kind of cash for a Newcastle defender is hard to take!

  8. lastmanback
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    1 month, 16 days ago

    Rookie error alert. Took a 4 pt hit to get in Son (pre injury) and Boly, now torn whether I turn it into an 8pt hit to switch Son to Richarlson or play Wildcard.

    Wildcard would involve about 5 further transfers, but only in positions like backup keeper, removing kelly as last defender, replacing midfield bench fodder etc.

    Generally happy with team other than the bench fodder so don't feel I need a WC, but an 8pt hit for Richarlson and Boly?

    1. jimski
      • 9 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Wildcard worth more than an extra -4. Either stick with Son for a week, or take another hit.

    2. andy85wsm
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 9 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      A wildcard off the back of an unfortunate mistake doesn't sound like the right move to me

    3. lastmanback
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Thanks folks. Always get caught once a year by an early transfer injury. Need to learn patience in my transfers!

    4. Da Rude Sandstorm
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      During this extremely long gw with also CL and Europa-league it's definitely best to wait till fri-sat before any transfers, but I'm rolling this gw, have 4 players that don't play gw 28 so want 2 FT in gw 28

      1. lastmanback
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 16 days ago

        Had exact funds and figures Son would rise by the weekend

    5. kennethrhcp
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      1: who' on your bench at the mo?
      2: what's your plan for BGWs & DGWs? might need to keep WC?

      1. lastmanback
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 16 days ago

        Current bench is Stephens, Cantwell, and Kelly. Would like to keep WC for a DGW, should be fine for upcoming blank and will likely play FH for any other big blanks or doubles.

  9. Your Man With The Hair
    • 9 Years
    1 month, 16 days ago

    I'm in a mini-league cash cup this week, so whilst i'm trying to keep an eye on the BGW, I also need to prioritise this coming GW.

    With 2 FTs i can do
    DCL & Aguero -> Ings & Auba

    Current team
    Foster
    TAA Lund Stephens
    KDB Salah Grealish Martial
    Aguero DCL Firmino
    ----------------------
    Button, Rico, Williams, Hoyden

    Any pearls of wisdom?

    1. KLOPPS AND ROBBERS... the s…
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Not sold on Auba personally, especially if he stays on that wing
      I would be tempted to keep DCL and have a decent sub

      Aguero > ings?
      Martial > Mane?

      1. Your Man With The Hair
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 16 days ago

        I never really understand the hesitancy around Auba. His goal scoring record is fantastic.
        DCLs fixtures have we wanting him out asap.
        Maxed out on Pool already.

  10. TimetoplaytheKane
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 16 days ago

    Why was Mane removed at HT ,was he removed as a precaution to his yellow card or he got injured ? Any concrete news?

    1. andy85wsm
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 9 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Not an injury apparently, just the pre-caution you mentioned it seems

      1. zotter
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 16 days ago

        This

  11. Debauchy
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 7 Years
    1 month, 16 days ago

    Bros you are right this is an FPL site , sanitised much unfortunately , there should be room for dialogue amongst adults, wait there are not many left hey

    1. andy85wsm
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 9 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      It's been removed as it's completely off-topic.

      No need to keep bringing it up - cheers.

    2. Old Schoolᴼˢ
      • 8 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      You had your chance... don’t moan now 😆

    3. Brosstan
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      True words mate

      1. Your Man With The Hair
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 16 days ago

        There are plenty of other sites you can anonymously reveal your controversial opinions.

      2. Debauchy
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 16 days ago

        Ranting OS ,old fella doing bad in FPL looking for an argument lol

  12. ‘Tis the Season
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 16 days ago

    My guess is KUN, Mahrez and KDB are benched for CL. City HAVE to win CL now with the ban (pending appeal). Bsilva, Gundagun and Jesus start.

    1. Fulchester's New Centr…
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      They can't not play for almost 3 weeks though either.

      1. ‘Tis the Season
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 16 days ago

        To avoid injury, very likely. They train during the week mate, it isn’t Sunday league

      2. Weasel Boy
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 16 days ago

        This.
        If none them start vs WH, Leicester will be there first game in 3 weeks.

        With RM on the horizon cant see them all benched.

        1. Pieterke30
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 16 days ago

          Not all no. I expect them all to start tonight, then have limited mins at Leicester (60 or 30)

    2. Pieterke30
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      So you mean they will get benched vs Leicester? i agree, some of them at least.

      But they are starting tonight

    3. Little Red Lacazette
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      No problemo. Soy comes in with 7.

    4. Old Man
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Don't worry -- I suspect that they'all play and the first two will score a bucketload.

  13. zotter
    • 10 Years
    1 month, 16 days ago

    Increasingly tempted to do firmino kdb to jiminez mane. Have salah but would captain mane

    1. andy85wsm
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 9 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Is that for a hit?

      I've looked at similar. Son+Firmino to Mane+£8m forward (maybe Tammy if fit)

      1. zotter
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 16 days ago

        Yes for a hit

      2. zotter
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 16 days ago

        You already have Jimi and ings I assume ?

        1. andy85wsm
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • Has Moderation Rights
          • 9 Years
          1 month, 16 days ago

          yup! Probably be a bit of an easier decision if I didn't

          1. zotter
            • 10 Years
            1 month, 16 days ago

            I might just do Grealish to traore instead

    2. Pieterke30
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Im prob doing VVD, Grealish (or KDB) and Aguero to Boly (or Doherty if KDB out instead of Grealish), Mané and Jimenez.

      1. zotter
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 16 days ago

        Why not just kdb and aguero to mane and jiminez ?

        Vvd > Doherty

        Or do you need a Liverpool spot ?

  14. FPL Kakarot
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    1 month, 16 days ago

    Please start tonight Mahrez......please

    1. Pieterke30
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      He will

  15. zotter
    • 10 Years
    1 month, 16 days ago

    With champs league slightly at risk now for Liverpool I think they may take the Chelsea cup game more seriously. As a consequence can see Watford and especially Bournemouth games with rotation risk ....

    1. Pieterke30
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      I doubt it. Klopp will prioritise games vs Watford and Bournemouth and wont care abt Chelsea game in FA Cup

      1. Pieterke30
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 16 days ago

        They are not out of UCL u know...

        1. zotter
          • 10 Years
          1 month, 16 days ago

          I know but they don’t know if they are through or not by the Chelsea game

          1. zotter
            • 10 Years
            1 month, 16 days ago

            The positive is if they do get knocked out they will go all out in league for invincible

          2. Pieterke30
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 16 days ago

            I expect the Chelsea game to be the game when he rests who he wants to rest before Atleti 2nd leg

            1. zotter
              • 10 Years
              1 month, 16 days ago

              Surely Bournemouth game? That’s as easy as it gets... and is the game right before second leg

    2. Would Ed Woodward
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Unfortunately I think they'll smash Atletico at Anfield.

      1. Tinkermania
        1 month, 16 days ago

        The can do. They can also just win 2-1, which would not suffice.

      2. Niho992
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 16 days ago

        Lol. Liverpool fan here and think we wont smash them.

        Did you know that Atletico was defeated in CL knockout stages only from Cristiano Ronaldo teams?

        And Liverpool dont have player like that tbf

    3. TB303
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      I’m not sure he’ll care tbh

  16. Debauchy
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 7 Years
    1 month, 16 days ago

    Hey Bros tried to say all good mate . comment blocked though ?

    1. Debauchy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Nice wine tonight here

      1. ‘Tis the Season
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 16 days ago

        I am fond of a PINOT NOIR myself..

      2. Would Ed Woodward
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 16 days ago

        Seems potent.

        1. ‘Tis the Season
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 16 days ago

          Not as heavy as a Shiraz but not as light as a Pinotage! Good drinking wine 😉

    2. Old Schoolᴼˢ
      • 8 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Kun captain tonight will help you jump 250k, still loads of time. This place isn’t one for conversation

      *goes back into hiding*

      1. ‘Tis the Season
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 16 days ago

        Sounds like a singles club I used to go to..

      2. Debauchy
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 16 days ago

        thanks but Im doomed this season

    3. Brosstan
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Yea all good mate!

  17. Debauchy
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 7 Years
    1 month, 16 days ago

    @Andy , as I could not respond on the thread. Yeah off topic from FPL but there are many convos on the site that are not FPL related yeah. Easier to let the conversation grow and die than to intervene imo

    1. Debauchy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      Anyway all good

  18. TB303
    • 3 Years
    1 month, 16 days ago

    I’ll have 2FT next week but no clue what to do. Should i look at filling the upcoming blanks ?

    Anything else ?

    Pope (button)
    robo, TAA, O’Connell, Fernandez, soy
    KDB, salah, richarl, Hayden, cantwell
    Ings, vardy, Jimmy

  19. Lindelol
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 16 days ago

    1. Son to Mane
    2. Or go double Pool defence which will allow me to do DCL to Jimi also but the problem in this case is who to replace son with? currently have Salah, KDB, Grealish and dendo and son*.

    1. TB303
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 16 days ago

      I like 1

  20. Freshy
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    1 month, 16 days ago

    Your GW 28 bench
    Mine / KDB - Grealish - Lund