Big Numbers

FPL Gameweek 2: Analysis of the key underlying statistics

Our Big Numbers piece returns for the new season as we take a look at the vast array of data available in our Members’ Area and present the eye-catching statistics that may be of interest.

We’re only one Gameweek into 2020/21, of course, and these articles will likely be of more use when we have a bigger data pool to draw from.

Still, there was enough of interest to warrant a cursory look at the Opta numbers from the weekend.

We’ve run down the stand-out figures in every position, as well as looking at the strengths and weaknesses of various teams to assess which Fantasy Premier League assets could shine in Gameweek 2.

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712 Comments Post a Comment
  1. FPLGeezer
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    1 month, 6 days ago

    Had money itb to do Ings to Martial this week. Worth taking a hit to do the following even tho I'll captain Aubameyang.

    Ings & Salah 》Bruno & Martial (-4)

    1. james 101
      • 8 Years
      1 month, 6 days ago

      I’ve just grabbed Bruno and martial. Great united combo.

      1. CSF150473
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 6 days ago

        Not looking at Greenwood?

    2. ChrisWBA92
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      1 month, 6 days ago

      I’m questioning wether to do the exact same

  2. randomNumber
      1 month, 6 days ago

      For GW2

      Should I go Werner -> Martial or should I save?

      Couple of changes I am thinking about in the future

      ASM -> Grealish (Don't have funds currently)
      Ings -> Jimenez( Next week)

      Thoughts?

      1. hustler7
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        1 month, 6 days ago

        Personally I would save. Werner looks sharp and have WBA after the Liverpool game.

    • LSK
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 6 days ago

      What do you reckon?
      A) DCL and Robertson (have Doucouré and Digne as well)
      B) Wilson and Trent

      1. King Kun Ta
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 6 days ago

        B

    • The Mighty Hippo
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      I'm really tempted to do Alli to Grealish. However it would be for a hit if I did it this week, so do you reckon I'm best to hold for now?