FFS Cup

The latest FFS Cup fixtures and results

The fourth round of our FFS Cup took place in Gameweek 32+, with 64 Fantasy managers whittled down to 32 after its conclusion.

The fifth round is scheduled to play out in Gameweek 33+, the deadline for which is at 11.30am BST on Saturday.

ALL RESULTS FROM THE FOURTH ROUND CAN BE VIEWED HERE
THE FULL DRAW FOR THE FIFTH ROUND IS AVAILABLE TO VIEW HERE

Former winner Wild Rover saw off Hafizi39 in the round of 64 and will now take on Cailean_2 this weekend.

billybly was our highest-ranked FPL boss left in the competition but exited in the fourth round and dropped out of the top 1k in the process.

Manisaspor, who sits at 1,591st in the world, now takes on that mantle, with Dial Square just 35 places behind.

Johnnex023 was the only one FPL manager in round four who posted a triple-figure score in Gameweek 32+, racking up exactly 100 points.

Every single one of our remaining 32 managers is ranked inside the top 300,000.

HOW DO THE CUP COMPETITIONS WORK?

The FFS Cup is very similar to the Fantasy Premier League’s own cup game.

Entrants who qualify for the first round were randomly drawn against each other and the winner of the tie is whoever has the highest score from that Gameweek, minus points spent on transfers (like in the original game and in head-to-head scores).

In the event of a draw, the manager highest in the overall FPL rankings after the tie will progress.

WHAT IS THE GAMEWEEK SCHEDULE?

The FFS Cup competition will be played out according to the following proposed Gameweek schedule:

Fantasy Football Scout Cup Round Dates
Qualifying – Gameweek 28

Round 1 – Gameweek 29
Round 2 – Gameweek 30+
Round 3 – Gameweek 31+
Round 4 – Gameweek 32+
Round 5 – Gameweek 33+
Round 6 – Gameweek 34+
Quarter-Final – Gameweek 35+
Semi-Finals – Gameweek 36+
Final and third-place play-off – Gameweek 37+

WHEN ARE THE FIXTURES RELEASED?

Where possible, the fixture list for each round will be published before each Gameweek deadline.

PRIZES

Overall Prizes
The prizes for the FFS Cup is as follows:

1st Place: £150 Amazon voucher
2nd Place: £100 Amazon voucher
3rd Place: £50 Amazon voucher

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2,425 Comments Post a Comment
  1. BananaMan
    • 10 Years
    1 month, 2 hours ago

    Son to Mahrez. Yay or Nay?

    1. George Agdgdgwngo
      • 10 Years
      1 month, 2 hours ago

      Yes

    2. Don F
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        yay

      • thomashl
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Yay

      • TheTinman
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Nah

        1. jamiejoe
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          I agree, Mahrez is a good pic but Son could shine on Monday evening.

      • Fishy
        • 11 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Yes

      • Gunner Boy
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Yes

      • fcsaltyballs
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Hell yeah baby boy

    3. Rasping Drive (BSC Small Bo…
      • 10 Years
      1 month, 2 hours ago

      On a WC. Gayle worth a punt over Ings just for one week? Or is planning a trade the week after a WC asking for trouble?

      1. Fishy
        • 11 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        You rather have asm than gayle even for a gw

        1. TheTinman
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          ASM due a rest.

          1. Fishy
            • 11 Years
            1 month, 2 hours ago

            He was taken off last gw surely he will start

        2. Rasping Drive (BSC Small Bo…
          • 10 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          He could be gold but no space in my midfield.

      2. TheTinman
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Nah I think he doesn’t start

      3. Smurf
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        It’s a waste when there’s such a small ceiling. Auba vs Norwich for example was a good pic even as a planned transfer out but Dwight Gayle will have such a super low chance of making it worth the extra transfer.

        1. Rasping Drive (BSC Small Bo…
          • 10 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          You’re probably right, Smurf. My eyes were turned a little by the paragraph in the Scout Picks article:

          “Dwight Gayle (£5.0m) is in fine form ahead of Gameweek 33+, registering the second-highest number of shots in the box and joint-most big chances among all Premier League players across their last four matches.”

    4. Fishy
      • 11 Years
      1 month, 2 hours ago

      Have i got this right? Not sure who to bench?
      Lamptey taa aurier Doherty 
      Martial pulisic mane asm mahrez
      Rashford 
      Jota gordon Robinson

      1. Rasping Drive (BSC Small Bo…
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Just about, I reckon. Although I might play Jota over Aurier

        1. Fishy
          • 11 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          Cooool

    5. Gunner Boy
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 2 hours ago

      Good Morning All,
      On FH,

      X Martin
      TAA Lamptey Simpson X X
      Mahrez Salah (c) Bruno Martial Pulisic
      Rashford Jimenez Connolly

      Which is better?

      A- Ederson + Gomez + Taylor
      B- Pope + VVD + Diop
      C- Something else?

      1. si
        • 11 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Giroud instead of Jiminez. Be bold.

      2. Young Lingard
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Pope mendy Wan-Bissaka
        Could that work ?

        I apologise prior if you choose mendy and he doesn’t play or does something defensively atrocious

    6. olidooley
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 2 hours ago

      4.8M Norwich midfielder, Kenny McLean has more points than Bruno Fernandes over the season so far

      1. Holmes
        • 6 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        What about minutes?

      2. TheTinman
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Fernandes wasn’t in the premier league till Jan.

      3. Maximus Bonimus Pointimus
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        League performance since Bruno joined:

        - 8 games played (including away to Chelsea, Everton, Spurs, and home to Man City)
        - 8 Points per game (65 points)
        - 8 attacking Returns (5G, 3A)
        - Unbeaten
        - 3 team goals conceded
        - 15 team goals scored
        - 5 cleansheets
        - A partridge in a pear tree

        Interestingly, Man Utd's underlying stats haven't dramatically improved, some have actually deteriorated slightly (XG, Chances Created, Goal attempts, Big chances etc are all ever so slightly worse in the GW24 - GW32 post-Bruno world vs. the GW1-GW23 pre-Bruno world)

        But Bruno appears to have just provided the leadership & focal point to start channeling those underlying stats into better "overlying" stasts - i.e. the stats that really matter

    7. Roysgotnoboys
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 2 hours ago

      WC team GTG? Seems odd playing this structure but think it affords me the best team

      Pope
      TAA, VVD, Taylor
      KBD, Mahrez, Salah, Bruno, Martial
      Jiminez, Greenwood

      (Martinez, Ings, Saiss,

      1. George Agdgdgwngo
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Like it

      2. Roysgotnoboys
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        (Martinez, Ings, Saiss, Robinson)

        0.0ITB

        Salah C, Bruno VC

      3. Hulk Smash
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        I think you'll regret not starting Ings. 18 goals so far, nailed on talisman for his team, against a team which has actually conceded the joint highest number of big chances over the last 4 gameweeks.

        1. Roysgotnoboys
          • 5 Years
          1 month, 1 hour ago

          Thanks. Who do you bench? Greenwood?

    8. konrad.sygula95
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 2 hours ago

      Hi guys, need some advice here

      Which one would you choose as a FT?

      A) Nketiah to Greenwood
      B) Foster to Pope
      C) Son to Mahrez
      D) Son to Martial
      E) Something else?

      Foster/Button
      VVD/Lascelles/Fernandez/Saiss/Simpson
      Salah(c) /Kdb/Fernandes/Guendouzi/Son
      Nketiah/Rashford/Jimenez

      1ft 0.9itb

      1. Rishi Sehgal
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          C

        • fcsaltyballs
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          Mahrez

        • jamiejoe
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          A

      2. pingissimus
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        TC now active - I’ll take an assist and cs 🙂

        Ederson
        Maguire Boly Lascelles
        M(o) KdB Bruno Son Mahrez
        Jim Greenwood

        Hendo Tammy Egan Lord

        1. fcsaltyballs
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          Good luck

      3. Smurf
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        I’m on FH. Any glaring issues*?

        Ryan
        TAA / VVD / Alonso
        Salah (c) / Sterling / Bruno / Mahrez / Pulisic
        Rashford / Greenwood

        3.9 / Chilwell / Connolly / Lamptey

        Chilwell on the bench as a nice option should Alonso be dropped or Sterling be rested.

        * I know KDB is class but that poor lad needs his legs resting at some point.

        1. Fishy
          • 11 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          Would drop chillwell tbh and either upgrade connolly or have extra funds available for next gw

          1. Smurf
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 10 Years
            1 month, 2 hours ago

            It’s a free hit.

        2. fcsaltyballs
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          Looks good but hope Pep plays KDB I mean the lad just loves football

        3. Rasping Drive (BSC Small Bo…
          • 10 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          Looks very nice, apart from a niggling doubt about Alonso who didn’t look great in the last game, Not sure if he’ll be dropped. Good luck!

        4. LC1
          • 5 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          Would prefer Martial in there if its free hit.

        5. Young Lingard
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          Wan bissaka or Mendy over chillwell

      4. fcsaltyballs
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        If in early team news Connolly was benched who would you play here??

        1. Connolly (hope he gets a cameo goal)
        2. Lascelles (hope the ‘cut’ doesn’t keep him out)
        3. Cantwell (hope Norwich fight)

        Thanks.

        1. Young Lingard
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          Cantwell

          I can’t see Newcastle risking lascelles
          But GL

      5. olidooley
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Gtg and bench order?

        Pope
        TAA Doherty AWB
        Salah KDB Bruno Mahrez Sarr
        Rashford Jiménez

        Button Connolly Robinson Lascelles

        1. Redalert
          • 9 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          Solid. Gtg

        2. fcsaltyballs
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          If a confirmed starter in any team leaks then Conn over Sarr

        3. fcsaltyballs
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          Maybe Lascelles, I’m torn myself

      6. Redalert
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Morning all. Hows the below looking? GtG?

        Pope
        AWB/TAA/Doherty
        Willian/Salah/KDB/Mahrez/Bruno
        Ings/Jiménez

        Button/Greenwood/Aurier/Diop

        Thanks

        1. Young Lingard
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          I’d start greenwood if you think he will start
          But I stupidly sold ings yesterday so don’t mind me

      7. Nightf0x
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        A) Vardy gundozi son -4 to mahrez puli grenwod

        .(Or).

        B) vardy gundozi to mahrez/puli grenwod & leave son for gw34+ then out

        1. Redalert
          • 9 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          A.

      8. Dannyb
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        A Son + Davis to Foden + Mahrez
        B Rashford + Davis to Greenwood + Mahrez
        C Son to Mahrez
        All moves are free.

        1. Redalert
          • 9 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          C.

      9. Jokesy87
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Martínez (Pope)
        TAA Aurier Lascelles (Robinson, Holgate)
        KDB Bruno Martial Saka (dendonker)
        Auba Rashford Jiménez

        (Sub order - Dendonker, Robinson, Holgate)

        A) G2G
        B) got to get a Liverpool Mid/att in there
        C) Team looks ok but change your starting line up/subs (particularly unsure on Martínez/Pope)

        1. Hiddenpaw
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          Play Pope wolves will score.

          1. Redalert
            • 9 Years
            1 month, 2 hours ago

            +1

        2. Redalert
          • 9 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          B. downgrade auba upgrade Saka

        3. Young Lingard
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          Dendocker/saka to Mahrez, Sterling
          Auba to anyone under 6.8 right ?
          (Greenwood/ nketiah and okay 3-4-3)
          I’d also play Pope but that’s not so big a deal

      10. FALSE PROFIT
        • 6 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Having gone through a "never ending' gameweek when transfer prices are inconsistent, uncertainties relating to lineups and misinformation offered by managers; it has become quite taxing making transfer decisions and formations.
        Knowing the risk of 20% of players not starting games and best value to be found in midfield. Are you guys:
        Going for 5 in midfield?
        Finding yourself benching 2 forwards?
        Going for a more general spread of wealth rather than concentrating on big hitters?

        I have found myself having a good 1st sub with uncertainty playing Greenwood/Nkethia on the field or on the bench.

        What is everyone doing with Bruno with injury doubts?

        1. Dannyb
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          352 for me, strikers not cutting it but my defence is thread bare.

          1. FALSE PROFIT
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 2 hours ago

            4 5 1 for me but it creates a terrible imbalance if forwards start to fire.

      11. Woy_is_back
        • 2 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Start Aurier or DCL?

        1. The Overthinker - I blame R…
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          Aurier

          1. Woy_is_back
            • 2 Years
            1 month, 2 hours ago

            ta

      12. The Overthinker - I blame R…
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        my final draft

        pope
        dunk awb taa laporte
        mahrez sterling salah pulisic
        rashford Jimenez

        Good luck everybody

        1. Vimes (No Arsenal Players)
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          And good luck to you

        2. Eat my goal!
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          WC or BB?

          1. Eat my goal!
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            1 month, 2 hours ago

            *FH

            1. The Overthinker - I blame R…
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 2 hours ago

              Fh

              1. Eat my goal!
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 1 Year
                1 month, 2 hours ago

                I’m contemplating one

                Looks good

        3. FALSE PROFIT
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          I have Laporte and I think it was a mistake.
          Very brave no KDB but he might not start this weekend.

          1. The Overthinker - I blame R…
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 2 hours ago

            Had kdb in pre fh team.

            He is due a rest, and that is why I am not going with him on FH

          2. The Overthinker - I blame R…
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 2 hours ago

            Why laporte a mistake ?

            1. FALSE PROFIT
              • 6 Years
              1 month, 2 hours ago

              Ceiling low and I benched him for TAA on the Pool Citeh game. He takes up a mid place too.

      13. Vimes (No Arsenal Players)
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Play one:
        A) Egan (BUR a)
        B) Boly (ARS h)

        Already playing Doherty.

        1. Fishy
          • 11 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          A

          1. Vimes (No Arsenal Players)
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            1 month, 2 hours ago

            Thanks

        2. The Overthinker - I blame R…
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          A

      14. Clem Fandango
        • 2 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        *** *** VVD & Pulisic ?
        or
        *** *** Gomes & Mahrez ?

        Rashford
        Martial Bruno Salah KDB ******
        Mendy Christensen ****** TAA
        Pope

        Currently on Gomes & Mahrez

      15. Woy_is_back
        • 2 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Im captaining Mahrez. Who´s with me?

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

          I am tempted. But Martial/Bruno/Mane feels like a better option

        2. pingissimus
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          GL

          Fascinated to see how this week pans out. Southampton have great defensive stats as did Burnley of course.

          Villa do as well but Palace hadn’t conceded in 400 minutes.

          Liverpool missed 2 great chances in the first 20 minutes. Going Mo

        3. what's my name
          • 2 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          strongly considering this

      16. jaywills
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        A) Aurier, Saka
        B) Charlie Taylor, Phil Foden

        1. Fishy
          • 11 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          B

      17. Sondre van Bank
        • 6 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Captain Salah or Bruno if you own both?

        1. Fishy
          • 11 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          Bruno

        2. jaywills
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          I keep changing on this.
          Salah higher ceiling but is a risk of only playing 20-30 mins
          villa stronger defence since restart.
          Bmouth in terrible run, m.utd more to play for and in form team.
          Im swinging to bruno

          1. fcsaltyballs
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 2 hours ago

            I was fully set on Mo but this makes me second guess

      18. Bububuzz
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Wan-Bissaka or Maguire?

        If I captain Salah, vice-captain Willian or Ings?

        Thanks

        1. Fishy
          • 11 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          Awb
          Willian

      19. decisions
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 2 hours ago

        Son to...

        A: Mahrez
        B: KDB

        1. Fishy
          • 11 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          A

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

          A this week

          1. decisions
            • 9 Years
            1 month, 2 hours ago

            OK, this was the initial plan. Thanks guys

        3. Badluck Jonathan
          • 5 Years
          1 month, 2 hours ago

          A

        4. Don F
            1 month, 2 hours ago

            A

          • FALSE PROFIT
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 2 hours ago

            Takes a brave one to miss KDB for the duration.

            1. decisions
              • 9 Years
              1 month, 2 hours ago

              yeah, droppinh him on my WC really hurt

        5. Don F
            1 month, 2 hours ago

            Got lost in the previous page:

            Gents... your help here.. on Wild card now and with the intention of using the bench boos on Week 34;

            A)
            Martínez / Lloris
            /Wan Bis/Doherty/TAA/........holgate /saiss
            Salah/bruno/Mahrez/Foden/Antonio
            Greenwood/Jesus......../ Calvert (dcl)

            Or

            B) TAA/ to Diop /and...
            Mahrez/foden to kdb/pulisic

            Or

            C) TAA to aurier /and....
            Foden/greenwood to Martial/Connolly

            Thanks

          • Vimes (No Arsenal Players)
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            1 month, 2 hours ago

            Which defensive trio this week?

            A) Ederson (SOU a) + Egan (BUR a) + Doherty (ARS h)

            B) Hendo (BUR a) + Boly (ARS h) + Doherty (ARS h)

            C) Ederson (SOU a) + Boly (ARS h) + Doherty (ARS h)

            1. Don F
                1 month, 2 hours ago

                C

                1. Vimes (No Arsenal Players)
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 1 Year
                  1 month, 2 hours ago

                  Cheers. You rate Wolves' chances of a cleanie?

            2. what's my name
              • 2 Years
              1 month, 2 hours ago

              play;
              a. Jota
              b. F.Fernandes

            3. Woy_is_back
              • 2 Years
              1 month, 2 hours ago

              captain

              A. Martial
              B. Mahrez
              C. Fernandez
              D. Salah

              1. what's my name
                • 2 Years
                1 month, 2 hours ago

                with your rank brother i may ask this advise from you )) B imo what’s ur gut telling ya?

                1. Woy_is_back
                  • 2 Years
                  1 month, 2 hours ago

                  A or B

                  on Mahrez at the moment

                  1. TheTinman
                    • 4 Years
                    1 month, 2 hours ago

                    Woy I’m tossing and turning between A and B too. Why Mahrez?

              2. Redalert
                • 9 Years
                1 month, 2 hours ago

                C.

            4. The Man Pastore
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 2 hours ago

              Need your help for this week's transfer. I am tworn between 2 options :

              Patricio Martin
              TAA Doherty Maguire Lascelles Kiko
              KDB Son Bruno Martial Richarlison
              DCL Jiminez Nketiah

              2FT / 0.7IT

              A) Richa + Son --> Foden + Salah
              B) Rich --> Mahrez and save FT

              Thanks!