Scout Notes

What now for Wolves assets after Soucek and Bowen deliver for West Ham?

West Ham 4-0 Wolves

  • Goals: Jarrod Bowen (£6.3m) x2, Sebastien Haller (£6.3m)
  • Own goals: Raúl Jiménez (£8.6m)
  • Assists: Pablo Fornals (£6.4m) x2, Tomas Soucek (£5.0m), Arthur Masuaku (£4.5m)
  • Bonus points: Masuaku x3 Bowen x2 Aaron Cresswell (£4.9m) x1

Jarrod Bowen (£6.3m) grabbed two goals as David Moyes’ first game as a work-from-home manager went spectacularly well.

The self-isolating West Ham boss watched from afar, while occasionally ringing assistant Stuart Pearce sat in the stands, as his side outplayed a set of Wolves stars who came with most of the Fantasy ownership and left with hardly any points at all.

Phoning in a performance has never been so effective – the Hammers had just 37% of possession, but did so much more with the ball – but from a Fantasy Premier League perspective, it was a disastrous night for the majority of managers.

The five most-owned FPL assets on display all played for Wolves. They scored two points. In total.

A sixth popular player, the 6.2%-owned Daniel Podence (£5.6m), didn’t even make the squad as he failed to shake off a shoulder injury picked up in the Gameweek 2 loss to Manchester City, as coach Nuno Espirito Santo explained pre-match – but not in Friday’s press conference!

“He was not able to recover. He had a knock against City, fell down on the ground. Hopefully it’s not serious.” – Nuno Espirito Santo

That game finished 1-3, but few would have predicted the Wolves backline conceding even more goals to a West Ham outfit with just one to their name across their first two fixtures. Not to mention how solid their defence has been for most of 2020.

That the Hammers did so was down to a superb performance from a well-balanced home team set up in the same formation (3-4-2-1) as the visitors, with lone striker Michail Antonio (£6.4m) putting in a heroic shift which went unrewarded in Fantasy terms.

The 6.2%-owned forward consistently tormented Wolves’ back three, either holding the ball up, beating his marker or drawing a foul, which allowed midfielders Bowen and Tomas Soucek (£5.0m) to run beyond him at pace.

This was certainly the template for the first goal which, based on events at other grounds over the weekend, could probably have done with a bit of VAR.

Antonio was upended by Willy Boly (£5.5m) and what looked like a brilliant advantage played by the referee, Martin Atkinson, allowed Pablo Fornals (£6.4m) to hit a through ball to Bowen, who curled a shot home from the edge of the area.

It turned out that a free-kick had been awarded and Fornals had merely taken it very quickly. Questions were raised: was the free-kick taken from the spot of the foul and was the ball still moving anyway? The answers were ‘not especially’ and ‘yes’, but VAR stayed in its box, the goal stood and West Ham never looked back.

Soucek caught the eye throughout with his brilliantly-timed runs from deep, and the opening goal inspired the budget midfielder to test Wolves keeper Rui Patrício (£5.5m) with a first-time shot from Arthur Masuaku‘s (£4.5m) cross and then a header following dogged work by Antonio.

The striker also forced a save from Patrício, with Fornals blasting the rebound over the bar from just eight yards out.

Such profligacy might have been punished on another day, yet home stopper Lukasz Fabianski (£5.0m) was never really stretched, with Raúl Jiménez (£8.6m) subdued and the team as a whole producing no truly clear-cut chances. A truly rare thing for this Wolves team.

Even so, it was only 1-0 at half-time, but even a muscle injury to Ryan Fredericks (£4.5m) just after the break failed to unsettle the Hammers, although Fantasy managers will be keeping a close eye on the right-back’s fitness situation moving forward.

“Ryan (Fredericks) felt discomfort in his left hamstring while supporting an attack during Sunday’s win and was unable to carry on. He underwent a preliminary examination on Sunday evening before undergoing a scan at hospital on Monday afternoon. The results of that scan confirmed our initial prognosis and he has already begun a programme of rehabilitation. Should everything go to plan, we hope Ryan will be available for selection again after the October international break.” – Richard Collinge, Head of Medical, West Ham

That’s because he was replaced by budget defender Ben Johnson (£4.0m) who, together with fellow wing-back Masuaku, continued to blunt the threat of Adama Traoré (£6.5m), Pedro Neto (£5.5m) and debutant Nelson Semedo (£5.5m) on the flanks, with the trio showing flashes of brilliance without any real cutting edge.

The same could not be said at the other end.

Having scored just once from four great chances in the first half, West Ham buried their opportunities after the break.

Fornals was again the provider for the second goal, after 57 minutes, when his low shot hit the post and Bowen was there to knock in the rebound.

The 15.8%-owned Traoré was hooked not long afterwards, although his two-point haul turned out to be the best of a very bad pack of Wolves scores.

The highly-rated young striker, Fabio Silva (£5.5m), took his place and five minutes later, it was 3-0, with the goal causing more fantasy anguish than joy.

At first glance, it was all very straightforward as Aaron Cresswell‘s (£4.9m) near-post corner was headed home by Soucek, with a deflection off Jimenez.

A few glances later, the strike was deemed to be a Jiménez own goal, downgrading Soucek’s involvement to an assist and handing a big fat zero points to the Mexican striker’s 23.7% ownership.

And just in case anyone was hoping their Wolves defenders might limp off with one measly point from their Sunday night of woe, a goal for substitute Sebastien Haller (£6.3m), who headed home a fine Masuaku cross in time added on, proved to be a manky bit of icing on a wholly unpalatable cake.

Nuno was clear in his post-match analysis, with three ‘bads’ and a ‘didn’t play good’ in just four sentences.

“We played very, very bad. We made mistakes, we didn’t play good and West Ham were better than us. Since the beginning, we were defensively very bad. We were not able to break them and in the second half, very bad.” – Nuno Espirito Santo

West Ham assistant manager Alan Irvine was, understandably, rather more upbeat.

“We were thrilled with the performance and delighted with the result and we’ll probably look back and think maybe we could have got more.” – Alan Irvine

He also handed out some praise to Bowen.

“He’s great to work with on a day-to-day basis and he works on his finishing every day, and I mean every day, and we feel as if he has got a very good future here.” – Alan Irvine

The future for West Ham, at least in the short term, is not so good, however – they’re about to embark on a four-match run involving Leicester, Spurs and Liverpool away and Manchester City at home.

That will surely force most managers to steer clear of their assets for now, despite Sunday’s excellent performance, with their fixtures easing in early November and looking really attractive from Gameweek 12.

As for Wolves, their immediate schedule (FUL, lee, NEW, CRY) offers plenty of chances for redemption, and FPL bosses seem to agree as Jiménez is currently among the most popular players for Gameweek 4 transfers-in, with far fewer getting rid of him or his team-mates.

West Ham United XI (3-4-2-1): Fabianski; Balbuena, Ogbonna, Cresswell; Fredericks (Johnson 49′), Masuaku, Rice, Soucek; Bowen (Noble 88′), Fornals; Antonio (Haller 88′).

Wolverhampton Wanderers XI (3-4-2-1): Patricio; Boly, Coady, Saïss; Semedo (Hoever 73′), Moutinho (Vitinha 73′), Neves, Vinagre; Traore (F Silva 62′), Neto; Jiménez.

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1,214 Comments Post a Comment
  1. You've got red on you.
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 8 Years
    1 month, 26 days ago

    Put these options in order of preference:

    1) Rashford and Rodriguez -4

    2) Rodriguez and Havertz

    3) Ings and Havertz -4

    4) Bruno and 6.9mid (Mount, Moura, Trossard, Soucek) -4

    1. Camzy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      1 month, 26 days ago

      Keep Havertz.

      2.

    2. Kloppcorn
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 26 days ago

      I’d say 2 mate

    3. You've got red on you.
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      1 month, 26 days ago

      You know what, I asked this question earlier and 2 was by far the most popular yet I guess I really am hoping for a different answer lol.

      1. Camzy
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        Just accept that 2 is the best answer. It's clearly the best imo. Both have good fixtures this week too.

    4. diabydoesgallas
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 26 days ago

      3 imo.

    5. Zilla
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 26 days ago

      2

    6. Limbo
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      1 month, 26 days ago

      2. Hold.

  2. Limbo
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    1 month, 26 days ago

    Anybody else got Vardy and Podence in their WC - and if so how's your bench looking?

    1. Limbo
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      1 month, 26 days ago

      Current Iteration:

      Martinez
      TAA / KWP / Lamptey
      KDB / Mo / Podence / Hamez
      Vardy / DCL / Jimi

      (current bench of Dunne/Mitchel/Bissouma 😐 )

      1. Kloppcorn
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        Quite like that wildcard team, no way you could find 0.5 to get soucek steady bench option, come off of bench for me this week

        1. Limbo
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          1 month, 26 days ago

          Thanks. Only way would be downgrading TAA or Hamez - both I think are too valuable. And I really want podence for those fixtures — he's looks the real deal and cheap as chips.

  3. Shark Team
    • 3 Years
    1 month, 26 days ago

    After gw7 till gw16 which combo?
    Α)James/Saiss Havertz Vardy
    B)Trossard Salah Bamford

    1. Amey
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 26 days ago

      Soucek Salah Maupay

      1. Shark Team
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        Bamford > Maupay imo despite the penalties. He plays for Leeds which is top 6 attacking teams in the league

        1. Amey
          • 2 Years
          1 month, 26 days ago

          Cool
          B then

  4. Kannbury
      1 month, 26 days ago

      3124.

    • Notorjus
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 26 days ago

      Hi, on a WC which 2 would you have:

      A: Pereira
      B: Barnes
      C: Rodriguez (have DCL)
      D: Zaha

      1. Kloppcorn
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        B and not sure for the second one, probs go Trossard as a second one good differential

      2. Limbo
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        C is in a different class. Then probably B.

      3. Khalico
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        C, and toss up between B and D

    • Kloppcorn
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 26 days ago

      Contemplating on going Salah and mane after the Everton game, what do you guys think?

      1. Mr. O'Connell
        • 8 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        Yeah why not! Think I'm favouring the double up on the full backs tho. Currently got Robbo, but I think after a shaky couple of games, Trent is back.

    • Energetics
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 26 days ago

      I bought Son at 9.0.

      He rose to 9.1, my price stayed at 9.0- fair enough I know he needs to rise twice before I gained anything.

      He then dropped back to 9.0, I thought my price would stay here unless he dropped again but my sell price is dropped to 8.9?

      How is that fair?

      1. Christina.
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        Commission

      2. Kloppcorn
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        Jeez that shouldn’t happen daft that

      3. Gobigorgohome
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        wow.. it looks unfair really

      4. Daniel - Go Granville
        • 11 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        since you most probably bought him for 8.9

      5. Camzy
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        You didn't buy Son at 9.0m. You bought him at 8.9m. This is the reason.

        Did you WC in GW3?

      6. Giggs Boson
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        Are you sure you bought him at 9.0 and not 8.9?

        If you go into Transfers and List View, it will show you the purchase price in the PP column.

      7. You've got red on you.
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        I made the same error mate. And it stopped me being able to do Son and Havertz -----> Bruno and Barnes

        Gutted.

    • bootsmanus
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 26 days ago

      FPL is a marathon, but you still have to run quick!

      Ranked somewhere aroud 100k, I hit the WC because I want to stay ahead. Made 6 changes and on this penal-deluxe team now with a fairly decent bench:

      McCarthy / Button
      TAA / Robbo / Taylor / Justin / Mitchell
      Salah / KDB / Zaha / Klich / Soucek
      Rich / Ings / Maupay

      Any small things you would change, let's say in the 4.5/4 defender bracket or keeper?

      1. Limbo
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        I don't think the Taylor pick is good RN. would rather have the pace of KWP or Lamptey - CS's being an absolute premium this season, even for more defensive outfits.

        1. bootsmanus
          • 2 Years
          1 month, 26 days ago

          Good shoot, now I want Lamptey. Which means downgrading:

          A) Zaha --> Barnes
          B) Soucek to 4.5
          C) Maupay to Mitro/Bamford

          Probably sacrifice Soucek then, right?

          1. Limbo
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 10 Years
            1 month, 26 days ago

            I hate owning Zaha, personally - but he *could* end up being great - maybe Eze will give him some ammo. And as you're not playing Soucek - I think he's a bit of luxury. But then having strong bench this season is definitely a good tactic if you're more of a risk averse manager. Depends on your outlook.

        2. bootsmanus
          • 2 Years
          1 month, 26 days ago

          Or Zaha --> Foden

      2. diabydoesgallas
        • 6 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        I’d prefer lamptey and Martinez over McCarthy Taylor

        1. Limbo
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          1 month, 26 days ago

          Both of my Picks. I do wonder if McCarthy's run is better tho. It is Villa afterall... Mings / Cash looked pretty good against Mitrovic mind you. But then... Fulham are soooo bad. Southamptons CS against Burley away more of an indicator of quality? (we don't have much to go on so I'm reaching)

          1. diabydoesgallas
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 26 days ago

            I have McCarthy myself for the time being (haven’t wildcarded), and while the fixtures are nice.. I keep thinking back to how absolutely rotten they were at the back against Southampton. Villa seem like quite a solid outfit defensively, and Martinez is definitely a better goalie. But there’s probably not an awful lot in it really, overthinking!

            1. diabydoesgallas
              • 6 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              against spurs I should say!

              1. Limbo
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 10 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                Playing the highline was a big risk (as Hulked by Giggs below). Last season I thought McCarthy looked excellent. KWP too. Their big loss is in MF without Høj... time will tell but Saints have a habit of coming good, and Brighton/Villa going the other way.

    • Flair
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      1 month, 26 days ago

      City need to play Foden at #9, I figured Pep would before the game but Sterling did, and he was abysmal. Hope Guardiola remembers the performance against Madrid.

      1. kamdaraji
        • 11 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        agree

      2. diabydoesgallas
        • 6 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        This would make him a hell of an option. Be interesting to see if he tries it in the league cup

    • Captain_Shirokov
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 26 days ago

      A)
      Mitro to Vardy
      Son to Trossard
      Werner to Ings (-8)

      or

      B)
      Werner to Ings
      Son to Bruno (-4)

      Best option?

      1. Kannbury
          1 month, 26 days ago

          B.

      2. sergioaguero67
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        Vardy or Barnes or Castagne?

        For Leicester cover
        Please help.

        1. Pukki Blinders
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 26 days ago

          Cover doesn’t exist, especially in different positions. Barnes of those

        2. diabydoesgallas
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 26 days ago

          Cover isn’t a guarantee - see their five goals against city for evidence of that. Vardy looks as good as ever this season, and castagne has been great (but I’d prefer owning double Liverpool defence). So probably one of those two over Barnes, based on what we’ve seen so far

      3. Klaren
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        Why is Son only orange flagged while O'Connell and Fredericks are red flagged? You'd expect there to be some consistency in these. Unfair on Son owners.

        1. diabydoesgallas
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 26 days ago

          Yeah it’s a pain that.

      4. GW3 Rough with the Smooth
        Geoff
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • Has Moderation Rights
        • 8 Years
        1 month, 26 days ago

        How was your GW3?

        Were any of your players benched? Did you get any injuries? How did your bench perform? Did your captain return?

        Tell us your tales of joy and woe from Gameweek 3, here:

        1. Kloppcorn
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 26 days ago

          Terrible other than Liverpool, got soucek off the bench because podence didn’t play though which was quite lucky

        2. Limbo
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          1 month, 26 days ago

          Everton fan. So every week has been a smooth (DCL GW1)

          KDB (c). Hadn't realised how impotent Man City look without a striker. Could have had a couple of assists. Also put in Son for Fernandez (to afford KDB). Not good.

        3. Az
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • Has Moderation Rights
          • 11 Years
          1 month, 26 days ago

          This should be good 😉

          1. claretparrot
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 2 Years
            1 month, 26 days ago

            Feeling incredibly luck this week...

            Rough: Podence
            Smooth: Soucek first sub meant returns for 10 out of 11 (Foden the odd one out), including Bruno's post-match pen, and a rank rise from 220k to 10k

            1. Mr. O'Connell
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Topic is not called smooth with the smooth!

              1. claretparrot
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 2 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                Haha I know, the rough does look a bit first world problem doesn't it...
                Also, not sure how I've perma-topped this. Sorry, all!

            2. Az
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • Has Moderation Rights
              • 11 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              you are banned from this thread

              1. claretparrot
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 2 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                Deserved that 🙁

          2. umerlfc
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 26 days ago

            Did not update your team link AZ? :p

          3. alfoir
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            1 month, 26 days ago

            Smooth: TAA, Bamford, patience with McCarthy finally got some points, TV up to £101m
            Rough: Sterling (c), Saiss and Jiminez both literally blanking, Werner

          4. FOMFF
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 5 Years
            1 month, 26 days ago

            Took a hit on Soucek & Auba > Zaha & KDB.
            Saints double def saved the week.

          5. He shoots he scores
            • 2 Years
            1 month, 26 days ago

            Did Soucek and Vardy to Podence and Jesus for a hit! Saw the injury news on Jesus, and thought well another transfer is only a 2 point hit in reality, so went for it, Jesus to Mr reliable; Jimenez and 0 points!

            1. Az
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • Has Moderation Rights
              • 11 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              this. this is just.
              hahahha

        4. Camzy
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          1 month, 26 days ago

          Smooth: Havertz (c) - is that even a smooth?
          Rough: Absolutely everything else. Removed double Southampton defense for double Wolves. Lost Wilson and Soucek as well. Disaster WC.

          1. Olson
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 26 days ago

            If it's any consolation my disaster wildcard of gw2 (51 v 96) went on to score 30 points more than my pre WC team, in GW3. So maybe you'll have a turnaround in G4 as well

          2. Olson
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 26 days ago

            Season does seem to have been characterises by some wild swings from week to week

          3. liner
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 26 days ago

            So it was -4 afterall? 🙂

        5. NateDogsCats
            1 month, 26 days ago

            Quite happy. Got 63 with Son my only injury. Ended up using my WC the night before the GW started as I had been taking a -4 to bring in Jesus, although most of my original picks got most of my points (Bruno cap, DCL, Robbo, Havertz). Only downside to an extent was my plan to bring in Vardy next week would obviously have been better this week but nah, thinking like that is silly. Would have preferred to hold my WC for at least a few more weeks but I feel generally happy with my team now. Just trying to figure out how to fit Son back in in a few weeks but I'm sure something will work out.

          • Kannbury
              1 month, 26 days ago

              56 and a rise to 305,587 so quite happy with that, no injuries that I know of yet.

            • diabydoesgallas
              • 6 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Saved by Liverpool. No real damage to rank in the end, but son injury is a nuisance.

            • waltzingmatildas
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Holding Mane, Bruno, Soucek, Adams and Wilson when they were all possible transfers out feels pretty smooth.
              KDB(c) and werner - high expectations, big fail

            • Mr. O'Connell
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Wildcarded out Vardy, Ayling, Soucek, Harrison, Wilson, Trent.

              Triple Wolves 0 points. Double city attack looked blunt. Podence benched. Son injured. Only success was Robbo getting 10 to save my week somewhat. 35 points, but would have been 65 without the wildcard. Appreciate some have it a lot worse!

            • farmerfat
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Wildcarded. 33 points, the Non WC team scored 39, much happier with the team going forward though.

            • Saïss doesn't mat…
              • 4 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              started off hellish but ended up mehh.... only vardy, robbo and mane(c) returned. ended up on 54 points (shocker) and a 20k green arrow to 17k OR.

              1. kamdaraji
                • 11 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                how is that a shocker? honestly

              2. Big Hippo
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 8 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                A green arrow is never meh or a shocker!

              3. Riverside Red
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 1 Year
                1 month, 26 days ago

                I assume you normally get 100pts + every week

            • Pompel
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 6 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Good: GW finally over

              Bad: From disaster GW2 to worst GW ever. 1.5m rank drop in 2 GW's. Total of 9 points from triple City+Son with Sterling (C), 2x0 points from double Wolves. Gave Werner one more chance on WC, instead of going with Ings. WC wasted, team in need of new overhaul. Why am I even playing, seems my judgment getting worse for each season passing

              1. Big Hippo
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 8 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                Sounds like a good team, just a bad week

            • asquishypotato
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 7 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              My sister works on a cruise ship, doesn’t get frequent internet, and doesn’t have an interest in football bar her Newcastle fan husband.

              She scored 74 points courtesy of a Vardy captaincy, Rashford and Grealish auto sub for Henderson and Almiron.

              Says it all really - nearly 2.5 times my own score this week!

            • Big Hippo
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Smooth: Beat my GW2 score by 1 point. 33 v 32.

              Rough: Triple Wolves and Son owner so 1 point total from those 4.

            • Essan
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Smooth: I kept Robbo on my WC
              Rough: I dropped my 3 SOU players (McCarthy, KWP & Ings)
              Smooth: at least I replace McCarthy with Martinez
              Rough: I replace KWP with Saiss and Ings with Wood
              Smooth: I dropped Son
              Rough: I dropped Bruno for for KdB (and captained him)
              Rough: I also brough in Podence
              Smooth: but Periera (WBrom) came in off my bench
              Rough: Lamptey and Castagne remained on my bench whilst Mitchell and Saiss got 1 point between them

            • Rains of Castamere
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Rough week after two good weeks previous. Knew it would be a nightmare after having 8 of the Scout Picks haha.

              Bruno out for a hit (was so unimpressed with United in GW1 and thought they needed more time to get going). Brought in Son... massive fail.

              Only bright sparks were 6s and 7s from the likes of Martinez, Digne, DCL and Trent.

              First captain fail of the season with KDB.

            • LAMELA_AND_CONSUELA
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Perfectly average:) I scored 43 points, what is this gameweek average.
              Smooth: TAA, McCarthy, Soucek, Wilson and Salah produced something.
              Rough: Rest including Werner as capitan. The worst thing is that on Saturday I pressed Wildcard button and already I know that it was very unwise decision:)

            • Tinzelbat
              • 4 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Ruff - Werner captain
              Smooth - vardy Fernandes and meslier all getting 10+ points for a gameweek score of 62 jumped from 1.09mill to 350k

            • POTATO
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Rough: Had only 6 points with two matches left to play. (triple Wolves, double MCI)

              Not so rough: 49 points after final two matches including Bamford subbing Podence.

            • NABIL - 1 season 1der
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Smooth: captained Kane instead of KDB,so avoided captain blank so far.
              Rough: Dier and Doherty owner

            • French Gooner
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Rough:
              •Triple Wolves like many
              • 37 on WC

              Smooth
              • None rly 🙁

            • Toothless
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 6 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              The whole season so far has been a rough:

              - 36 points in GW2 - GW rank of 6.0 million (after getting rid of Son from GW 1!)

              - Played my wildcard - Got rid of Rashford, Adams, Soucek.
              Got in Saiss, James, J.Rodriguez, KDB, Son (again), Zaha, DCL, Jiminez, and Bamford (who I benched!).

              - 28 points in GW3 - GW rank of 6.3 million.
              3 players got 0 points, everyone blanked except 1 goal from DCL, 1 assist from Salah, and 1 bonus point for James.

              Now at an overall rank of 4.4 million - my lowest ever??

            • jason_ni
              • 4 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Go back to last season, GW5 wc, mainly to get in a rampant KDB, in time for his monster haul against Norwich, only to get his benching against Norwich, and for a complete WC fail, total 25 points, and GW rank of over 6.5mill.

              Fast forward to this season, again after the Monday display from City and Kdb, I think I need to get him in, and shake up my team.
              End result - 30 points, GW rank of 6million - the kick in the death was removing Robbo and TAA from my team on the WC.

              Morale of the story, next season I won't be wildcarding to get Kdb in!

            • Mac90
              • 7 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Rough: So happy to captain DeBryune, seems like everybody else in my minileague was captaining Son or Werner and then he was replaced at half time! Werner didn't score, then what happened after was just sad

              Smooth: Robbo Trent Salah combo

            • Matjes_taet
              • 2 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Smooth: 78 points, patience with Bowen paid off.

              Rough: With KdB and Mitro two players without return.

            • 70's Child
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 7 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Smooth: 9/11 players returned - green arrow to overall rank of 70k!

              Rough: KDB captain... but will go again this week for Leeds away

            • Forza
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Three words:

              Vardy to Jimenez.

            • The Albatross
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 11 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Smooth: TAA and McCarthy
              Rough: Everybody else. 5 million club anyone?

            • Balotellitubbies
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Rough: 6 times my players hit the woodwork with Trossard (3), Son (2) and Werner. Plus Fornals hit the post which would have been an assist for Antonio, also in my team.

            • Hairy Potter
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Rough - 22 points, only 8 points going into the last match.

              -1 from Coady, Saiss and Jimi(c) was particularly galling. Team below still doesn't look that bad, lol!

              Ryan (Steel)
              TAA Saiss Coady (Lamptey Mitchell)
              Salah KDB Greenwood Foden Wijnaldum
              Werner Jimi (Davis)

              1. Hairy Potter
                • 5 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                Great Wildcard!

            • Mingo
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Smooth: A clean sheet from McCarthy! Points from Soucek, even if it could have been more.

              Rough: Everything else

              Someone in my minileague benched Vardy's 17 points. No worries, Podence to the rescue and off the bench comes Jamie. Ridiculous.

            • Rover
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Monday night: KdB is looking amazing. Also, did Podence just nutmeg KdB?!

              Result: Auba + Soucek > KdB + Podence (-4)

              Wednesday night: Covid outbreak in West Ham camp and Wolves has some amazing fixtures!

              Result: Vardy > Jimenez (-4)

              Friday night: Podence may be injured. Jesus is injured, so Foden surely nailed now!

              Result: Podence > Foden (-4)

              Overall: Auba + Soucek + Vardy > KdB + Foden + Jimenez (-12)

              Net points swing of -35

            • The Rumour Mill
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Rough:

              A minus 8 taken to remove Aubameyang, Salah and Wilson for KDB (who I captained), Son and Jimenez.

              Son hits the woodwork twice and then gets a hamstring injury at half time meaning I now need to take a hit to remove him. Richie also gets injured in the same match, meaning that when the most outrageous penalty call of the weekend takes place (and there was some competition), Wilson gets the chance to take it (only Newcastle's third shot on target of the entire season). He scores and after the game Brucie announces Wilson is now his appointed penalty taker. Later on on Sunday Jimenez scores an own goal for a 0 pointer. KDB of course blanks whereas Salah gets an assist. at least Aubameyang blanked (the only part of this sorry saga that went well).

              So that's 20 points lost without even taking into account captaincy or the fact i need to take another -4 to remove Son.

              There's more. Werner and Mitrovic and Burke and Rodriguez blanked. Vinagre worse with a 0 pointer.

              I benched Ayling and KWP who got 13 points between them, meaning they scored roughly half of what my final score was (37-8). I was on a net 12 points before TAA and Robertson mitigated the damage slightly with hauls in the final game.

              smooth: managed to scrape a draw in a mini league h2h match.

            • Dreams
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Smooth: Taa, Salah, McCarthy, Pereira, Kane.
              Somehow rode my luck and kept Aubameyang. I thought Man City would end my season.
              Rough: Vvd, Saiss, Mitrovic, Barnes.

            • zinaks
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 1 Year
              1 month, 26 days ago

              did rashford/prowse/havertz/wilson to kdb/podence/zaha/jimenez for -12 team id: 131402

            • shirtless
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              A solid 47 points, third green arrow up to 680k approx.

              Smooth; Bruno repaying the faith. Salah, Soucek, Trent, DCL all chipping in.
              Rough; KdB(c). Benched KWP and played Taylor! Werner stinking the place out.

            • The Yorkshire Pirlo
              • 4 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              ROUGH - wildcarded into 25 points.

              Midfield 5 of Son, Sterling(C), KDB, Foden, Hamez got me a whopping 11 points.

              Emi Martinez was the real hero with 6 points.

            • NOMZ024
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Richa + DCL double up on a wildcard went well. So did Robbo over TAA (for now atleast). Triple city failed big time - let’s see what happens next week. I’ve got Salah as well and thinking of maybe switching Sterling to Mane soon. All my moves will have to be differential based mostly as my OR is 4MM.

            • Hotdogs for Tea
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Vardy to Werner C for a hit

            • lugs
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 25 days ago

              smooth,
              on a WC and decided late i didn't wanna go without Bruno(c) in my team, since he was going to be my captain for the day in the Sky game too, and it would bug the hell out of me having a conflict of interest between the two games

              Rough
              the rest of my team didn't really do much except for a couple of assists and a clean sheet from Martinez, i also had Castagne & Lamptey, with assists on my bench

            • Bayer Lewa Kun Son
              • 1 Year
              1 month, 25 days ago

              Rough : 37 PTS
              Smooth : still first at the work mini league but the Gap is just 3pts Now 🙁

          • Giggs Boson
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            1 month, 26 days ago

            Klopp makes a good point on his decision to play a high line:

            "We played a constant high line, how can you defend Aubameyang with a high line constantly? But without a high line, you cannot defend Arsenal."

            The benefits they get from playing a high line outweigh the negatives of being more vulnerable on the counter. This is how Bayern won the Champion's League even though they were constantly cut open on the counter. It gave them huge benefit going forwards that made up for the huge vulnerability.

            I think I've been a tad too harsh on Hassenhuttl when he insisted on a high line against Spurs. As we saw with Spurs this week, they look a very strong team. Yes a high line makes them vulnerable to counter attacks, but given Southampton's huge success in the latter half of last season, it was plain to see that it also has huge advantages for the Saints too. Many of us were predicting a top half finish for Saints for this very reason. Spurs were just very good and Saints were poor.

            But with high lines like Saints and Leeds emerging outside the big money teams, we will hopefully start to see more exciting end-to-end football, and a lot more goals.

            1. Gobigorgohome
              • 9 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              I cant write like you..
              but i admit i feel the same 😉

              1. Giggs Boson
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 9 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                I've always considered myself a poor writer. I'm a man of logic & numbers, words are way too fuzzy and ambiguous for me.

            2. Klaren
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              I disagree about Hassenhutl and Southampton. Their defenders are extremely slow and their keeper stays very close to the goal line. There is no way you can successfully implement a high line against any team who have a good passer and a fast striker/winger with those defenders.

              1. LAMELA_AND_CONSUELA
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                I agree with your disagreement:). Southampton, from the personel perspective, is completely unprepared to play high line. First and foremost their defenders Bednarek/Stephens/Verstergaard are slow. Secondly, their forwards and mostly midifielders are unable to apply such constant pressure on oposite players to win ball high on the pitch constantly. It works well if you have up front such relentless and competent players such as Mane and Firmino, and if you beat them you must then beat Fabinho, Gigi or Henderson/Keita.Mane is so unbelivable player that he can press almost whole defensive unit by himself.

                1. Mac90
                  • 7 Years
                  1 month, 26 days ago

                  I agree with your agreement about his disagreement

            3. Az
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • Has Moderation Rights
              • 11 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Good point this.
              Thing is though, whatever way you look at it Hassenhuttel was nasive in not switching things after Spurs scored the second identical goal.
              Getting done 4 times with the same thing is unacceptable, even if the logic of the high line make sense for the most part.

              You still need to be flexible and adapt imo

              1. claretparrot
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 2 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                Absolutely. Give up on it for 45 mins, even if you're sure it's the right way to play long-term, and fix it on the training ground next week.

              2. Giggs Boson
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 9 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                Yeah probably.

                But you'd think the defenders would have learned their lesson and been more alert and adaptive to following attacks too.

            4. claretparrot
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 2 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Saints' problem against Spurs, as Hass said himself, was not the high line in itself. It was trying to implement it without also pressing hard and fast higher up the pitch.

              Nobody can do it like Liverpool (last night was ridiculous), but the high line requires a team effort starting with your front men. If not, you give the opposition time to pick the run in behind and can end up looking very silly.

              1. Giggs Boson
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 9 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                Agree with all this. Good points.

              2. Amey
                • 2 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                Also need pace in Defense.
                VVD Gomez are pretty Pacey to cover possible counters and adapt defender's for 1v1 situations which can easily happen with high line

              3. Az
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • Has Moderation Rights
                • 11 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                but if you see that they are not implementing it successfully, you cant just stubbornly stick with it, surely?

                1. claretparrot
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 2 Years
                  1 month, 26 days ago

                  No, agree. See my reply to your post above

            5. Pukki Blinders
              • 1 Year
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Can’t play a high line with centre halfs slower than turtles, Soton failed to learn after the first goal, and conceded an additional 3 in the same way. Stupidity to say the least to not adapt mid game and notice that the high line wasn’t working

            6. Amey
              • 2 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              If Southampton fans were in the stadium during this game, RH would have switched back IMO. He had courage to continue because lack of fans.

            7. Giggs Boson
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Source btw: https://youtu.be/mhCtX2tf4PA?list=WL&t=147

              He does go on and expand his point, admitting the risks, and saying they were forced to defend 3v3 at times, but he wants to win the ball as high up as possible.

              1. Giggs Boson
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 9 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                Also said he doesn't play the same way every game. "For a team that builds, you need more players where they build."

                So maybe Ralph was wrong then 😀

            8. Baines on Toast...
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              The other point they keep making on Sky is that VAR enables this - no risk of a marginal call going the wrong way. And Pool started it last season.

              Still, you need recovery speed like Robertson/VVD (or Davies at Bayern) and, as said above, a proper keeper. I'd suggest Southampton trying to play like Bayern is a worry.

          • xHaTr
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 2 Years
            1 month, 26 days ago

            Chances of each starting the next game?

            A: Foden
            B: Podence
            C: Saiss
            D: Reece James

          • Reyson
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 26 days ago

            ings or jimmy?

            1. MAXIMIN EFFORT
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              ings

            2. fantasyfog
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Both, if not coin toss

            3. waltzingmatildas
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Jimmy

          • Disturbed
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 26 days ago

            James or Lamptey?

            1. waltzingmatildas
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Close. James for me

            2. Pukki Blinders
              • 1 Year
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Lamptey easily

          • fantasyfog
            • 5 Years
            1 month, 26 days ago

            How much value have you added so far, 1mil here, but or 3mil+

            1. Don Kloppeone
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              1 million?!

              I think I’ve only gained 0.4!
              Dire start!

              1. fantasyfog
                • 5 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                Yeah team value 101 mil, not trying to gain value, trying to get a decent score, are you worse than 3mil+ overall rank

                1. Don Kloppeone
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 3 Years
                  1 month, 26 days ago

                  3.6M OR 🙁

                  Still have WC at least

            2. Miguel Sanchez
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              0.9

            3. waltzingmatildas
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              Think I've lost 0.1!!!! Not quite sure how you figure it out

              1. fantasyfog
                • 5 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                It's on premierleague.com scroll down on points page

                1. waltzingmatildas
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 10 Years
                  1 month, 26 days ago

                  Squad value - £99.4
                  In the bank - £0.4

            4. Limbo
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              101 here too.

            5. Mr. O'Connell
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 26 days ago

              About a mil (wildcarded). Didn't keep any of the Everton lads who would have boosted it more.

              Werner drops are gonna hurt over the next couple of weeks, though.

              1. Limbo
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 10 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                Dropping DCL? The one-touch wonder?

                1. Mr. O'Connell
                  • 8 Years
                  1 month, 26 days ago

                  Probably a mistake as he's getting an absolute boatload of chances put on a plate for him, but I just think he's such a bad player.

          • Will J 256
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            1 month, 26 days ago

            Rodriguez, Barnes or Mahrez as a replacement for son?

            1. 2OLEgend
                1 month, 26 days ago

                Wondering the same. Anyone?

              • LC1
                • 5 Years
                1 month, 26 days ago

                I'm in the same situation and leaning towards Barnes (I don't have Vardy).

              • Kannbury
                  1 month, 26 days ago

                  Mahrez if he stays oop, otherwise Barnes!

                • Big Hippo
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 8 Years
                  1 month, 26 days ago

                  I went for Barnes based on his stats so far this season. Have a look in the members area for goal threat for mids.

                  Although if I didn't already have KDB & Foden I would have probably gone for Mahrez.

                • 2OLEgend
                    1 month, 26 days ago

                    No love for Hames?

                • Don Kloppeone
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 3 Years
                  1 month, 26 days ago

                  Interesting comparison on the members tool between KDB and Jimi (looking forward determine Captain).

                  Opponents aside, they are very close in the key stats. Kev edges it on all except xG from open play (only just).

                  Interesting is the heat maps. KDB more consistently advanced than Jimi who seems to have been a bit all over the place.

                  Also ... although Leeds are definitely a better outfit than FUL the xGC stats are very very close.

                  Summary is it’s not as clear cut as some make out!

                  1. Camzy
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 10 Years
                    1 month, 26 days ago

                    That makes it seem that KdB is the easy choice...

                    1. Don Kloppeone
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 3 Years
                      1 month, 26 days ago

                      It’s def close!

                      I have it on Kev atm

                  2. Big Hippo
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 8 Years
                    1 month, 26 days ago

                    Interesting, thanks for sharing.

                    1. Don Kloppeone
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 3 Years
                      1 month, 26 days ago

                      No prob. Sorry I would’ve been a bit more detailed but some on here get funny about sharing members stats with everyone

                • waltzingmatildas
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 10 Years
                  1 month, 26 days ago

                  Finally had a half decent week.
                  Would you:
                  A) save ft
                  B) do wilson - maupay
                  C) do werner - jimenez
                  D) other?

                  McCarthy Button
                  TAA James Ayling CTaylor Mitchell
                  Mane KDB Bruno Soucek Bissouma
                  Werner Adams Wilson

                  1. NateDogsCats
                      1 month, 26 days ago

                      Your team looks good. I always feel that unless you feel you have a need to make a change, don't do it. Never know what'll happen during next GW or the international break.

                      1. waltzingmatildas
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 10 Years
                        1 month, 26 days ago

                        Everyone's team looks good, just not always getting the results we expect. Lucky this week.
                        I think you are right, I don't NEED to do a transfer, so might just save.
                        Cheers

                    • TFP
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 10 Years
                      1 month, 26 days ago

                      i know they're in very questionable form, but Wolves' short-term fixtures are so exceptional that I see Jiminez as a bit of a must-have.

                      1. waltzingmatildas
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 10 Years
                        1 month, 26 days ago

                        Hmm, I would obviously like to have him. But Werner could do just as well. Might just give him one more week

                  2. Karan14
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 4 Years
                    1 month, 26 days ago

                    Werner to Ings this week or go for a 6.5m striker after 2 gameweeks?

                    Can upgrade James/Saiss to Robbo if I go with the latter.

                  3. Nespinha
                    • 5 Years
                    1 month, 26 days ago

                    Need some help boys, 0.0ITB + 1FT

                    McCarthy (steer)
                    Robbo, Saiss, Doherty (mitchell, ferguson)
                    Salah, KDB, Fernandes, Podence, Pereira
                    Werner, Mitrovic (davis)

                    looking to remove Doherty, maybe Mitro also

                  4. The Train Driver
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 5 Years
                    1 month, 26 days ago

                    Keep Dallas or Ayling?

                    1. 2OLEgend
                        1 month, 26 days ago

                        Keep Ayling imo

                    2. farmerfat
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 5 Years
                      1 month, 26 days ago

                      Keep Calm and captain Salah

                      1. diabydoesgallas
                        • 6 Years
                        1 month, 26 days ago

                        Shhhh 😉

                    3. Pep Roulette
                      • 3 Years
                      1 month, 26 days ago

                      What's with this Arabic FFS?

                      1. The Wise Owl
                        • 5 Years
                        1 month, 26 days ago

                        New market

                      2. lespaul
                        • 11 Years
                        1 month, 26 days ago

                        المحتوى العربي

                      3. Limbo
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 10 Years
                        1 month, 26 days ago

                        Growing to a wider audience is my guess. Already know theres a huge FPL following in the Middle East and N. Africa

                      4. diabydoesgallas
                        • 6 Years
                        1 month, 26 days ago

                        Partnership with man city

                    4. TFP
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 10 Years
                      1 month, 26 days ago

                      Is it tenable to go without KdB for the Leeds game? My only real way to get him in would be something like

                      ASM, Kane -> KdB, Adams [or other fwd in similar price bracket], -4.

                      I'm not sure that this really stacks up, unless I suppose you see KdB as a set-and-forget/season keeper.

                      1. waltzingmatildas
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 10 Years
                        1 month, 26 days ago

                        I think KDB is a season keeper, plus Leeds *should* be high scoring. But this season, who knows?!

                      2. diabydoesgallas
                        • 6 Years
                        1 month, 26 days ago

                        Wrestling with this dilemma too. Only way to get him in is a wildcard, and I wouldn’t be captaining him anyway (prefer Salah this week), so think I’m going to hold off.

                        1. diabydoesgallas
                          • 6 Years
                          1 month, 26 days ago

                          Also I wouldn’t want to lose Kane with his fixtures.

                          1. TFP
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 10 Years
                            1 month, 26 days ago

                            yeah, it's tough. i spent a lot of time fruitlessly looking at Kane's heatmaps, trying to work out how deep he's playing and what this means for future points.

                    5. buzzkill
                      • 5 Years
                      1 month, 26 days ago

                      Morning all!
                      Already shifted Son out to Barnes last night to avoid the price drop but now the question is this.

                      Mitrovic to Ings for -4?

                      Ings could rise tonight which would price me out the move.
                      Help??

                      1. Big Hippo
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 8 Years
                        1 month, 26 days ago

                        I think I would make that move with Ings playing WBA this week...

                        1. buzzkill
                          • 5 Years
                          1 month, 26 days ago

                          Thanks, it is the sensible move isn't it.

                    6. Rains of Castamere
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 5 Years
                      1 month, 26 days ago

                      Guys would you take a hit for Son out (to Barnes) or play Klich (MCI) who was going to be on my bench...?

                      Martinez
                      Trent - Saiss - Digne - Shaw
                      KDB - Salah - Podence - Klich
                      DCL - Jimenez (C)

                      Son* Shaw Brewster (Steer) 0.0 ITB

                      1. Rains of Castamere
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 5 Years
                        1 month, 26 days ago

                        Sorry, first SHAW in my actual 11 should be James Justin

                    7. TLF
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 4 Years
                      1 month, 26 days ago

                      Well what a woeful start to the season, all self inflicted, missed Mo's hatty GW1, spread the funds and opted for Puli, Havertz and Alli instead, all been down hill from there. GW3 WC produced 33 points. Currently sitting at 5 million, worst ever start since playing the game. Reckon I'll roll FT this week though, 2 over the IB could be useful. 1.0 itb.

                      Martinez (Foster)
                      Trent, Saïss, James
                      Podence*, Raz, Foden, KDB
                      DCL, Jim, Timo
                      (Lamptey, Burke, Mitchell)

                      1. LC1
                        • 5 Years
                        1 month, 26 days ago

                        I feel your pain brother. Similar situation here. But it can't get much worse!

                        Team looks in decent shape to save ft.

                        Good luck!

                        1. TLF
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 4 Years
                          1 month, 26 days ago

                          Cheers man, GL to you too, can only get better....

                      2. Mr. O'Connell
                        • 8 Years
                        1 month, 26 days ago

                        Just think of the green arrow streak after a start like that. Very good team, def roll the FT given you have lamptey covering Podence no-show.

                        1. TLF
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 4 Years
                          1 month, 26 days ago

                          Positive mindset, I like it, GL mate