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Scoutcast tackles De Bruyne conundrum as Chelsea find form

The Scoutcast is back to discuss all of the key talking points ahead of Gameweek 30.

You can watch the show on our YouTube channel between 20:00 GMT and 21:00 GMT.

Firstly, we’ll discuss what to do with Kevin De Bruyne (£10.6m), who missed Sunday’s Manchester derby and is still a doubt for Arsenal’s trip to the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday.

Then, Chelsea are the team to go under the microscope as they build some good form ahead of some favourable fixtures.

Finally, we continue to work on our advanced planning for Blank Gameweek 31 now that we have a greater idea about the fixtures and which players we may want – or not!

We will also consider the potential effect of Coronavirus on the Premier League, and, therefore, our Fantasy teams.

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1,666 Comments Post a Comment
  1. YouReds
    • 6 Years
    4 months, 3 days ago

    KDB no show means Mane (V) > (C) +13points

    1. DAZZ
      • 6 Years
      4 months, 3 days ago

      Meaningless, seasons getting scrapped

  2. FOO FIGHTER
      4 months, 3 days ago

      Mane and Salah are going to be very hungry this coming weekend. Klopp will want to wrap the title up in style!

      1. olidooley
        • 7 Years
        4 months, 3 days ago

        Liverpool know now that they need to get this done

        1. FOO FIGHTER
            4 months, 3 days ago

            LFC cannot be denied the title by 3 points and a better GD 😉

            1. Devo-McDuff
              • 1 Year
              4 months, 3 days ago

              Maths is maths Carol

      2. balint84
        • 4 Years
        4 months, 3 days ago

        Maguire (TOT) or Alonso (AVL) this week? or both for -4?

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

        Had Ben Crenlin’s head exploded yet 🙂

        1. olidooley
          • 7 Years
          4 months, 3 days ago

          Ha!

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

        How many people are confirmed to have virus in the UK?

        1. HamezMace
          • 5 Years
          4 months, 3 days ago

          382 have tested positive.
          6 have died, I believe.

        2. olidooley
          • 7 Years
          4 months, 3 days ago

          382 with 6 deaths and only 8 recovered

        3. Taffer
          • 6 Years
          4 months, 3 days ago

          382 yesterday...up 63 over Tuesday. So that's growth of 16% per day.

          We're the same as Italy c2 weeks ago.

      5. balint84
        • 4 Years
        4 months, 3 days ago

        Sacrifice Robertson for MU defender?

        1. olidooley
          • 7 Years
          4 months, 3 days ago

          Robertson plays 31. Man U don’t. Maybe after that

          1. balint84
            • 4 Years
            4 months, 3 days ago

            freehit will be my cure

            1. olidooley
              • 7 Years
              4 months, 3 days ago

              Surely other fires to put out? That could backfire easily

      6. olidooley
        • 7 Years
        4 months, 3 days ago

        Some ppl got 100 points or more in this GW with no chips and others got absolutely shafted fryer taking hits to being in Auba, Pépé etc

      7. HollywoodXI
        • 5 Years
        4 months, 3 days ago

        If one of the Arsenal players test positive for Coronavirus then that might lead to several self isolations across EPL teams (for example Arsenal played West Ham a few days ago so surely the West Ham players have to self isolate if an Arsenal player tests positive). It’s like a domino effect. I’ve messaged FPL and asked what would happen if in the unlikely event the EPL was cancelled this season. My OR is terrible this season. I swear that has nothing to do with my email...

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

          How they played vs whm,they could all have corona

      8. olidooley
        • 7 Years
        4 months, 3 days ago

        Another point is that these footballers are all multi millionaires with families etc. If the government don’t take steps to cancel the league, then they’ll make the decision themselves.
        They don’t need to take any unnecessary risks

        1. olidooley
          • 7 Years
          4 months, 3 days ago

          If a player anywhere in Europe contracts it from playing some stupid Europa league or something, all bets are off

          1. RealVirg
              4 months, 3 days ago

              It's just going to make them feel unwell, won't exactly kill them as it only really affects the old and those with underlying sickness/ health issues.

              The amount that they are paid, they should be forced to play

              1. olidooley
                • 7 Years
                4 months, 3 days ago

                Can you force anyone to do anything really?

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

                r u a troll?

                1. RealVirg
                    4 months, 3 days ago

                    Erm have you seen how much they earn...surely you must agree being a fellow pheasant

                  • olidooley
                    • 7 Years
                    4 months, 3 days ago

                    Me is it? I’m being very serious

                2. The 12th Man
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 6 Years
                  4 months, 3 days ago

                  and then they come into

                  1. The 12th Man
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 6 Years
                    4 months, 3 days ago

                    contact with their parents, elderly friends, children, etc. No point in risking people s health.

                    1. RealVirg
                        4 months, 3 days ago

                        Ok let me put it differently, everyone has a job to do.

                        These are performers, they are there to entertain us.

                        If I switch from footballer to doctor...would you be saying the same thing...oh poor so and so needs to stop taking risks...it's their job.

                        The show must go on

                        1. TOPCAT1960
                          • 3 Years
                          4 months, 3 days ago

                          This 100%

                          1. olidooley
                            • 7 Years
                            4 months, 3 days ago

                            They are there to entertain us? Wise up man. If there is a risk, they’ll choose not to play. What’s going to happen? Dock them some weeks salary? They don’t need the money. Fire them? If they’re any good, another club will pick them up when this is all over

                            1. RealVirg
                                4 months, 3 days ago

                                Everyone has a price, just offer up the starting positions to those who have the hunger and ambition (even if it has to be the younger Ilk)

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

                  I am in work, no one cancelling that

                  1. olidooley
                    • 7 Years
                    4 months, 3 days ago

                    Wait a week or two

              3. El Fenomeno R9
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 4 Years
                4 months, 3 days ago

                What if games are moved in GW 31 if no IB games?
                We load our teams with garbage for BGW31 🙂

                WC GW31 for most on

              4. ChickenTikkaMoSalah
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 5 Years
                4 months, 3 days ago

                Playing all my chips asap

              5. Gobigorgohome
                • 8 Years
                4 months, 3 days ago

                FH GW 30 Why not

              6. MSTRKRFTSMN
                • 6 Years
                4 months, 2 days ago

                Anybody know why Martinelli is getting zero game time lately?