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Scoutcast Episode 347 – Making sense of the first four Gameweeks

Joe and Az are joined by Karam to try to make sense of a bizarre opening four Gameweeks of the Fantasy Premier League season.

With Aston Villa and West Ham United notching surprise wins against Liverpool and Leicester City respectively, the last set of fixtures were particularly odd.

Armed with Premium Members Area statistics and information, they use the international break to investigate why certain defences are performing better. Could the ‘new normal’ of this socially distanced, fan-free campaign be a factor?

Top attacks are also considered with Tottenham Hotspur’s revival as a goal-scoring force among issues picked out by Joe.

Meanwhile, Karam’s focus is on the best strikers to target. From premium picks to budget buys, there is plenty of choice.

Az ponders the merits of expensive defenders, when so many cheaper alternatives are delivering for FPL managers. His section of the Scoutcast includes a shocking fact involving the most creative defenders so far.

Elsewhere, there’s another extended ‘Rough with the Smooth’ section, as results conspire to bring joy, and certainly woe, to many in the community.

This week’s focus is firmly on the season so far and whether there are any lessons to learn for our trio. Next week’s episode will focus in more detail on Gameweek 5 transfer and captaincy plans, especially as most international fixtures will have been completed by then.

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  1. Shatner's Bassoon
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 2 Years
    1 month, 18 days ago

    Admins aware of the “sign in” button hiding itself far down the left hand menu bar on iphone safari browser? Took me a while to click it then!

    1. Shatner's Bassoon
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      Worst top post ever.

      1. aborg
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 18 days ago

        LOL

  2. aborg
    • 3 Years
    1 month, 18 days ago

    It's also strange how nobody speaks of Sterling & Mane, but just KDB and Salah.

    It's easy to forget their potential. Mane nearly got his hat trick 2 GW's ago too (without penalties) and nearly equaled Salah before his covid mishap and Sterling is starting to show his form inside the box again.

    Just food for thought.

    1. Hotdogs for Tea
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      I would double up on Salah & Mane if the stars we aligned, don’t think I would the two City players because of fear that one could be benched.

      But there is such value elsewhere in the likes Son, Bruno, James, Chelsea mids etc so I think I will only have one top priced premium out of Salah, Mane, KDB & Sterling long term ... and that is Salah

      1. Major League Shocker
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        1 month, 18 days ago

        I'll likely double up on City attack (some combination of 2 of KDB/Sterling/Aguero) from GW10 when they have BUR, FUL, mun, WBA, sou, NEW.

        It makes no sense now. Very surprised to see how many top managers did it.

        1. Hotdogs for Tea
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          1 month, 18 days ago

          I would be happy with Kun/Jesus (depending on injuries) and a mid, but not both Sterling & KDB at the same time.

    2. Pukki Blinders
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 18 days ago

      Yup, it's Sterling and Salah for me though

      1. aborg
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 18 days ago

        Yes I'd probably do that too. I would have considered Mane if not a doubt for next GW due to covid precautionary measures.

    3. COK3Y5MURF
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      People use small factors as tiebreakers between them as it's the easy way to do it and a majority flock to one side, but in reality, they are both 50-50 calls.

      1. aborg
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 18 days ago

        Spot on !

  3. Tosa86
    • 3 Years
    1 month, 18 days ago

    Actual FPL team:

    Martinez - Ryan
    Mitchell - Saiss - TAA - Digne - Castagne
    KDB - J.Rodz - Zaha - Alzate - Son
    DCL - Jimmy - MItrovic

    ItB: 1.9
    FT: 2

    Any suggestion to upgrade performance of my team?
    Jimmy and mitrovic stay (price drop) or leave?

    move: digne+mitrovic --> chilwell+wilson?

  4. Erez Avni
    • 4 Years
    1 month, 18 days ago

    need help please. any suggestions what to do here?
    Is it that crazy doing KDB to son?

    Martinez
    Robo, TAA, Justin, Mirchel
    Salah (c), KDB, Barnes
    DCL, Ings, Jiminez

    Steer Poveda KWP Stephens

    1ft 0 itb

    1. Tosa86
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      not crazy..but for me it's good to keep both
      i'm not sure on double def liverpool

    2. boomboom11
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      1 month, 18 days ago

      Team looks fine, bank a transfer

  5. Lucas World Conquest
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    1 month, 18 days ago

    Salah, Son or Kane on the C?

    What are we thinking of Ollie Watkins, DCL/Ings of last year or an one off game?

    I trust Grealish more from last season and this season already but I’ll have to wait another week avoiding hits.
    If I was to get in Watkins, I would probably have to take out Maupay and despite Brighton’s poor performance against Everton. Maupay feels consistent enough for 6.5m

    Also a small possibility of getting Callum Wilson but as a Newcastle Fan, I don’t trust Newcastle to play the football they are at the moment.

    1. Gandalf
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      Will have all 3 and will probably end up on Salah or Kane

  6. Major League Shocker
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    1 month, 18 days ago

    Ancelotti can't really bench Hamez after a late return from Colombia, can he?

    1. Lucas World Conquest
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      1 month, 18 days ago

      Against Liverpool, I would expect Hamez to play. Can’t see him being dropped.

    2. dicky2014
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      Course he can, he has a bad injury record, wont want to push him too much.

    3. Pukki Blinders
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 18 days ago

      Won't be 100% if he does play, and against Pool that's a 2 pointer

      1. Major League Shocker
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        1 month, 18 days ago

        Against Adrian and the team that just conceded 7 goals to Villa, he'll get nothing? I don't buy it.

        1. Andy_Social
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          1 month, 18 days ago

          He may well be knac4ered returning from Colombia. I'd say there's every chance.

          1. Miguel Sanchez
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 18 days ago

            He's returning from Santiago, Chile which adds another 2-3 hours to the return flight home.

            1. Miguel Sanchez
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              1 month, 18 days ago

              *5-6 hours from Bogota to Santiago

              1. pablo discobar
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 10 Years
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Game late Wednesday night, Bd then the early kick off Saturday. Really unfortunate set of fixtures. Can see a benching tbh

                1. Major League Shocker
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  The game is Tuesday night local time in South America. It's after midnight UK time (1:30 BST) which is why people are saying here that it's on Wednesday. Also worth noting that Colombia only have two total matches, unlike many European teams that have three.

                  In any case, he certainly could blank, but he is a professional athlete and I don't see Carlo benching him in a very important game.

  7. Alex1995
    • 4 Years
    1 month, 18 days ago

    Thoughts on this WC team?

    Martinez
    Robbo Chilwell Saiss
    Salah Son Hamez Grealish
    Kane DCL Maupay

    Steer, Ayling, Ferguson, Bissouma

    0.4 ITB

    1. Fit_to_drop
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 18 days ago

      Thats basically the team i am on now but i went Maupay > Antonio and Bissouma > ASM

  8. Alex1995
    • 4 Years
    1 month, 18 days ago

    Nice! I was just put off by Antonio’s fixtures

    1. Fit_to_drop
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 18 days ago

      Think he will still do well. I have Sterling in for Salah at the moment also but have .7 ITB to reverse that if i need to. Think the EVE game will be tight for them.

      1. Alex1995
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 18 days ago

        Agree I think that game will be tight, Salah’s a season keeper for me again though

    2. Dellman
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      Fixtures don't count for toffee at the moment- Antonio can score vs anyone!

  9. Hotdogs for Tea
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    1 month, 18 days ago

    Lots a single digit price rises but who has players that have actually provided a sell price profit? I am sitting on these but have a couple of players that have dropped too

    Salah .1, 12.0 -12.2
    James .1, 7.5-7.8
    DCL .3, 7.0-7.6

    1. aborg
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      DCL is the only real winner for that, but who would ever want to sell him in his current form ??

      1. Hotdogs for Tea
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 18 days ago

        at 7.6 he is still very good value

    2. Fit_to_drop
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 18 days ago

      Its fair to say, if you had DCL & James from season start, got the two hauls of Kane & Son and had Salah from Day 1, then you are safely in the worlds top 1000. Maybe thats pointing out the obvious!

      1. Hotdogs for Tea
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 18 days ago

        I sold Son before his first haul, sold Vardy before his second haul and never owned Kane ... needless to say I am nowhere near top 1,000 🙂

    3. Joey Tribbiani
        1 month, 18 days ago

        I got 22 points and 0.1 sell profit from Bamford in 2 weeks

        1. Hotdogs for Tea
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          1 month, 18 days ago

          nice

    4. Pukki Blinders
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 18 days ago

      Would you play Ayling (WOL) or Taylor (wba) next week?

      1. Joey Tribbiani
          1 month, 18 days ago

          Currently playing Taylor with Ayling as second sub

          1. Joey Tribbiani
              1 month, 18 days ago

              but I have no idea who to play out of my 5 defenders.

        • Jimbo-Jones
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 18 days ago

          Time to WC?
          2ft so could do a 2/3 transfer mini WC

          McCarthy
          TAA Justin KWP Doherty Mitchell
          Salah KDB Bruno Podence Soucek
          Werner Mitro Brewster

          1. moz_1983
            • 8 Years
            1 month, 18 days ago

            No to a WC for me, just a transfer or two here and there. Needs more Son/Kane and I'm not huge on Mitro.

          2. Alex1995
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 18 days ago

            Werner, Mitro, Bruno > Kane, Maupay/Antonio and Son?

        • Knallie
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 18 days ago

          What do you think of this in a 3-5-2:

          Martinez / Peacock-Farrell
          Chillwell / Saiss / Justin / Lamptey / Mitchell
          Salah / KDB / Son / Rodriguez / Jorginho
          Kane / DCL / Brewster

          0.8 ITB to do
          - Justin to a 5.0 (Coleman, Bellerin)
          - Son to Rashford/Bale/
          - Rodriguez to a Chelsea midfielder
          if and when needed

          1. Atimis
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 18 days ago

            Imo Jorginho is a waste of $, maybe McGinn

          2. Dexters Laboratory
              1 month, 18 days ago

              Soucek in for Jorg. As Pukki says below he has a higher xG than Werner ... Madness

          3. Pukki Blinders
            • 1 Year
            1 month, 18 days ago

            Just seen Soucek has a higher xG than Werner... absolute madness, why do I still have Werner?

            1. moz_1983
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 18 days ago

              I'm giving him one more game against Southampton and that's it (as long as he doesn't have C19).

              1. Pukki Blinders
                • 1 Year
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Yep same

            2. TLF
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              1 month, 18 days ago

              Good question, I keep asking myself the sane thing

          4. ritzyd
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 2 Years
            1 month, 18 days ago

            So armstrong and tierney out already! Int. Breaks are going to need 2 ft's rolled every time!

            1. Andy_Social
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 18 days ago

              This could get ridiculous. Can see some GW5 Starting IX or VIII at this rate. And I (gulp) already did my transfers to beat the (non-existent) price rises.

              1. fantasyfog
                • 5 Years
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Me too, all my bench play so should book, fingers crossed!

              2. Major League Shocker
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                1 month, 18 days ago

                We're all used to the podcasters doing the right thing, setting a good example for the rest of us, not kneejerking, not making rage transfers and playing rage wildcards. But this year has driven many of them over the edge.

            2. Zim0
              • 2 Years
              1 month, 18 days ago

              Good golly

          5. Jimbo-Jones
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 18 days ago

            Thoughts on this WC

            Martinez
            TAA Chilwell Justin KWP
            Salah KDB Bruno Son
            DCL Brewster

            Soucek Mitchell 4.4

            0.4 itb

            1. Fit_to_drop
              • 1 Year
              1 month, 18 days ago

              Downgrade Trent to Robbo and beef up the strikers/bench. Front line way too weak.

            2. Dellman
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 6 Years
              1 month, 18 days ago

              - Front line is wholly inadequate.
              - Bruno has been appalling so far- jammy pens only reason for his points. I got him in for GW2 and have removed him now as United have looked so abject. Spread his funds to beef up attack.
              - Rest looks fine.

          6. Hotdogs for Tea
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 5 Years
            1 month, 18 days ago

            Connor Roberts, the Swansea & Wales right wing back replying to a question about his team mate Joe Rodon going to Spurs or WHU etc. ....
            "I would say he's been pretty poor over the last season or so, so I'm not sure why the big clubs are looking at him because he's been poor and not performing well, so I think it would be best if he did stay at Swansea and continued to try and improve."

            They are mates and his tongue was firmly in cheek - nice to see a bit of humour still in the game 🙂

          7. Atimis
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 18 days ago

            How many and which big hitters - 9.0 and above, would you have in your team now?

            I assume you may have 3 of them to keep some balance in the team (Or do you disagree?), so I would go with Kane, Son and Salah. Don't really think that KDB/Sterling, being also 11.5!, should significantly (If at all) outcore these 3 guys for now.

            1. fantasyfog
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 18 days ago

              That's my 3, for the foreseeable

            2. Hotdogs for Tea
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 18 days ago

              Salah & Son only
              Havertz, James Rod, Jimenez, DCl, Wilson

              0.8 uts (up the sleeve)

            3. Pukki Blinders
              • 1 Year
              1 month, 18 days ago

              The fact that Werner counts as a big hitter is a little concerning for me...

              Would have the three S's - Sterling, Salah, Son

              1. Dellman
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 6 Years
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Agreed

                1. Dellman
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 6 Years
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  Actually I prefer KDB to Sterling

            4. Better off with a pin and a…
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 18 days ago

              Right now (on WC) Salah, Son, Kane. KDB is the next on the list I'd want, but think Kane is the better one with the fixtures up to GW10 or so. KDB could easily outscore any of them, though. Then Bruno for pens, then Sterling, then Aguero!

            5. Dexters Laboratory
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Think Salah, Son and then Kane or KDB

            6. Jimbo-Jones
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              1 month, 18 days ago

              Werner, Podence, Doherty --> 4.5, Son, DCL (-4)

              Yay or Nay?

              McCarthy
              TAA Justin KWP xxxx
              Salah KDB Bruno xxxx
              xxx Mitro

              Mitchell Soucek Brewster

              1. Dellman
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 6 Years
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Hell yeah!! Plenty of good defs at 4.5 and even 4.4!...

            7. Camzy
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              1 month, 18 days ago

              Play which one of Soucek, Saiss, White?

              1. Rains of Castamere
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 5 Years
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Probably White as the most likely to get a 6-pointer

              2. KLOPPS AND ROBBERS... the s…
                • 5 Years
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Saiss, White, Soucek in that order for me

              3. Pukki Blinders
                • 1 Year
                1 month, 18 days ago

                White, Soucek very close second

              4. D-Fens
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  Soucek as reckon he'll be a big threat from set plays.

                • waltzingmatildas
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 10 Years
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  Soucek

              5. Bubz
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 7 Years
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Bit premature but this is how I am looking for next GW

                McCarthy
                TAA, Ayling, Saiss
                Salah, KDB, Rodriguez, Soucek
                Kane(C), DCL, Watkins

                Digne*, Bissouma, Ferguson

                Currently benching Digne but really tricky decision... he could obviously get attacking returns vs Liverpool. What do you reckon?

                1. Hotdogs for Tea
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 5 Years
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  you may find that you have a no-show and he comes off the bench anyway.

                  If he hauls he will rise in price, so that will be nice

                2. Camzy
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 10 Years
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  Never bench Digne.

                  I'd bench Soucek first.

                  1. Camzy
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 10 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    Maybe Saiss.

                    1. Bubz
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 7 Years
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      Yeah might do this

                  2. Bubz
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 7 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    I don't really feel comfortable benching Soucek. He's had 9 shots in the box and West Ham are actually not bad

                    1. Camzy
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 10 Years
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      Okay fair enough. Bench Saiss then. But I wouldn't bench Digne. You pay premium for him and besides, the last 3 derbies at Goodison have been 0-0s.

                3. Miguel Sanchez
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 4 Years
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  Play Digne over Soucek

                  1. Miguel Sanchez
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 4 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    Or Ayling or Saiss

                    1. Bubz
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 7 Years
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      Have switched Digne and Saiss for now

                4. Pukki Blinders
                  • 1 Year
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  Golden rule... you shouldn't own a premium defender if you're going to bench them

                  1. Bubz
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 7 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    I don't follow rules like that, I just play who I think is the best option that week. I can probably bench Saiss though

                    1. Pukki Blinders
                      • 1 Year
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      Would you bench a premium mid if you think they're going to blank?

                      1. Bubz
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 7 Years
                        1 month, 18 days ago

                        Not really a fair comparison, very rarely would I ever expect a premium midfielder to blank, they can get points against anyone. A defender getting points against Liverpool however is generally quite unlikely

                        1. Pukki Blinders
                          • 1 Year
                          1 month, 18 days ago

                          I feel premium defenders are premium for a reason... they can get attacking returns against anyone. Digne could easily assist against Pool

                          1. Bubz
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 7 Years
                            1 month, 18 days ago

                            He could... but Ayling and Saiss have better clean sheet odds plus attacking potential and Soucek is massively due a goal

                      2. Major League Shocker
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        1 month, 18 days ago

                        No, but defenders are more sensitive to fixtures than other positions. Their main way of getting points requires conceding no goals, which simply isn't possible in most cases against top opponents. It's much easier for a mid or forward to score a goal against a top opponent.

                        1. Pukki Blinders
                          • 1 Year
                          1 month, 18 days ago

                          I agree to a certain extent... premium defenders like TAA almost play as attackers rather than defenders. They score their 200+ a season due to their attacking return hauls, not so much their CSs.

                          1. Bubz
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 7 Years
                            1 month, 18 days ago

                            A player is priced for the points they are likely to return over a large number of games, not on a game by game basis. If you looked at player's expected value on a game by game basis their price would fluctuate massively depending on the fixture, you'd have some weeks where 'cheap' defenders would be priced higher than a 'premium' defender. I don't think you should view things as black and white as premium vs non premium for benching decisions

                  2. ⱼₐᵣᵥᵢₛₕ
                    • 5 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    I prefer the rule of benching players you think are most likely to score the least points in the current gameweek.

                  3. Klaren
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 3 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    I always own TAA and bench him in Man City games. It has worked great for me so far.

                5. skodaole2
                  • 8 Years
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  I dont mind benching a premium def in those games, i agree with the starting XI. Having 4 players from the first game could go really well or horrible, better to spread the possible returns.

              6. thetommy14
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  Best Wildcard Draft?

                  A) 3-4-3
                  Martinez, Forster
                  Robbo, Chilwell, Semedo, Dallas, Mitchell
                  Salah, Son, JRod, Grealish, Bissouma
                  Kane, DCL, Maupay

                  B) 3-5-2
                  Martinez, Forster
                  Robbo, Chilwell, Saiss, Dallas, Mitchell
                  Salah, KDB, Son, JRod, Grealish
                  DCL, Maupay, Brewster

                  1. Dellman
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 6 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    B is great but prefer Antonio to Maupay.

                  2. nibby
                    • 8 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    go A for now, Kane have really good fixtures coming compare to kdb.

                  3. Better off with a pin and a…
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 8 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    I'm on something similar to A, slightly different defense and not sure about the 3rd striker. Antonio or Watkins under consideration.

                • nibby
                  • 8 Years
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  Hey Fellas, Care to comment on my WC team?

                  Martinez Forster
                  Robertson Chilwell Aurier Ayling Dunne
                  Salah Son James Grealish ?
                  Kane DCL ?

                  Should i get Zaha (play 3-5-2) or Maupay (3-4-3l ? Any other suggestions? Feel like Aurier would be the first choice RB after his performance against united. Thanks!

                  1. thetommy14
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      Aurier rotation risk Reguilon is safer and I would say DCL + Maupay and KDB

                    • Pukki Blinders
                      • 1 Year
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      Get rid of Aurier asap

                  2. AD2110
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 3 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    Which option do you prefer?

                    A) Grealish + Chilwell
                    B) Jrod + 4.5 m def

                    1. nibby
                      • 8 Years
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      A

                    2. Miguel Sanchez
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 4 Years
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      A

                      Think it's always worth naming a player rather than simply putting 4.5 def as it will probably skewer results

                      1. Miguel Sanchez
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 4 Years
                        1 month, 18 days ago

                        *skew

                    3. Zim0
                      • 2 Years
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      The problem with A is you wouldn't want to put chilwell on bench ever because of Fomo. I'd prefer rotating 4.5s

                    4. Pukki Blinders
                      • 1 Year
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      A

                    5. Camzy
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 10 Years
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      A by far.

                  3. Rinseboy
                    • 8 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    How's the team looking at the mo?

                    Matinez
                    Semedo Lamptey James
                    KDB (c) Son Salah Grealish Barnes
                    DCL Jimi
                    Steer Saiss Brewster Mitchell

                    1. Camzy
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 10 Years
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      Brewster on the bench with FUL...

                      Problem is, I don't see what choice you have. I wish I had picked Brewster over Davis...

                    2. moz_1983
                      • 8 Years
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      James a bit of a rotation risk for me, rest isn't bad at all though.

                  4. ⚔★Vibudh★⚔
                    • 4 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    Kieran Tierney has to self isolate for 14 days (starting yesterday) after Scotland midfielder Stuart Armstrong tested positive for Covid, according to the Scottish FA. Tierney has been deemed to have been in close contact with Armstrong.

                    That would rule him out of Man City away.

                  5. Alex1995
                    • 4 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    Maupay or Antonio?

                    1. waltzingmatildas
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 10 Years
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      Antonio

                    2. D-Fens
                        1 month, 18 days ago

                        I'm leaning towards Antonio as he looks on it at the moment

                      • Zim0
                        • 2 Years
                        1 month, 18 days ago

                        Maupay for the coming fixtures. Switch to Antonio for GW8 or 9

                    3. Stupendous Arse
                      • 2 Years
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      Bonjour everyone
                      On a WC
                      1) KDB + 5m defender
                      or
                      2) Zaha + Robbo
                      ?

                      1. waltzingmatildas
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 10 Years
                        1 month, 18 days ago

                        Which 5m def? Do you have TAA?

                        1. Stupendous Arse
                          • 2 Years
                          1 month, 18 days ago

                          No Trent. And I know it's tough to help without any context of the rest of the team but I'm looking at this purely based on short term fixtures/potential

                    4. Rains of Castamere
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 5 Years
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      Oliver Burke out of Scotland squad through injury, good news for Brewster owners...

                      1. Zim0
                        • 2 Years
                        1 month, 18 days ago

                        No one is gonna start either player in their team anyways.

                    5. waltzingmatildas
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 10 Years
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      Guys, does this need a wc ?
                      Mccarthy button
                      TAA James ayling Taylor mitchell
                      Kdb sterling Bruno soucek bissouma
                      DCL jimmy Adams

                      A) sterling to son
                      B) Bruno to son
                      C) sterling and Bruno to Salah and son (-4)
                      D) wc

                      1. D-Fens
                          1 month, 18 days ago

                          Definitely doesn't need a WC. Out of those options I'd do A for this week

                      2. D-Fens
                          1 month, 18 days ago

                          If you could only have one for the next few games, would you pick Son or Kane?

                          1. waltzingmatildas
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 10 Years
                            1 month, 18 days ago

                            Son

                            1. D-Fens
                                1 month, 18 days ago

                                Thanks

                            2. Pukki Blinders
                              • 1 Year
                              1 month, 18 days ago

                              Sonny

                              1. D-Fens
                                  1 month, 18 days ago

                                  Thanks