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Why I am Wildcarding for FPL Gameweek 9 and the key players I am signing

My Fantasy Premier League Wildcard is now active and in this article I will be going through the list of players and teams I am targeting. 

With eight Gameweeks now gone, I feel I have enough data to make an informed decision. 

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  1. BrockLanders
    • 5 Years
    2 months, 15 days ago

    Worth a WC? Got 2 FT's..

    McCarthy, Ryan
    TAA, Zouma, KWP, Justin, C.Taylor
    Salah, Son, JRod, Barnes, Klich
    Werner, Bamford, Jimenez

    Thoughts

    1. Hotdogs for Tea
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      just sell TAA and roll a transfer

    2. Slitherene
      • 2 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Don't even consider pulling the trigger

      1. BrockLanders
        • 5 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Cheers. TAA to Cancelo??

        1. Slitherene
          • 2 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          TAA to Cresswell

          1. BrockLanders
            • 5 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            Could be good shout that.

    3. Olson
      • 6 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Much better fixture swings in GW10 if you're just looking to max an advantage

    4. Iceball
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Barnes and TAA to Grealish and someone

    5. Bojam
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      I wouldn't WC this team. Reckon I'd use one FT now and save the other for GW10 so you can do a mini wildcard when the fixtures really swing. What's your OR currently? Are you trying to make up a lot of ground or you doing ok?

  2. MartialMatas
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    2 months, 15 days ago

    Thinking of Wildcarding to something like this

    Martinez
    Lamptey KWP Targett
    Salah KDB Grealish
    Kane DCL

    4.0 Clyne Kilman Romeu

    Got 14.8m for the last 2 spots. Who would you go for?

    1. BrockLanders
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Martial and Bowen?

      1. Bojam
        • 3 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Surely not Martial. He's done nothing in the PL yet this season and Utd are too unpredictable. I'd wait for some signs of consistent improvement before bringing him in. Werner on pens and in a decent Chelsea side looks a better shout if you want a forward in that price bracket.

    2. jomikijiq
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Ziyech and Jota/Watkins

      1. Neves say Neves
        • 2 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Jota is a mid unfortunately

        1. jomikijiq
          • 5 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Of course, you just change Romeu to Brewster

          1. Neves say Neves
            • 2 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            Brain fart, sorry fella!

    3. Magic Zico
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Replace Targett with Coufal and then get Ziyech and Watkins

    4. Slitherene
      • 2 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      James and Bamford

    5. Iceball
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Need Chelsea. Chilwell at least

    6. MartialMatas
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Thanks for the suggestions everyone

  3. Hits from the Bong
    • 2 Years
    2 months, 15 days ago

    Wilson to Bruno (& Brewster) for -8? Would give me:

    Martinez
    Chilwell Bellerin Coufal
    Salah Bruno Son Rodriguez Grealish
    Kane DCL

    Steer Brewster Mitchell Nico

    1. Noah’s Ark
      • 8 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Looks great. Not sure on the -8 though.

    2. Bojam
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Why take a -8? Rarely worth it in this kind of scenario as you don't expect anything from Brewster (right?). Hits like this can pay off but when they involve bringing in two strong players (or three if doing a mini wildcard) and often when you're shipping out an injured/banned player who won't return.

      Who would you be losing in this proposed transfer?

  4. Will J 256
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    2 months, 15 days ago

    Is having Chilwell, cresswell and Cancelo too expensive in defence? 3-5-2 formation most weeks!

    1. Noah’s Ark
      • 8 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Not at all. I had Trent and Robertson until last week.

    2. JJO
      • 8 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Its less then Taa and two 4,5s so...no

      1. Will J 256
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Cool thanks!

    3. jomikijiq
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      No, prefer Masuaku to Cresswell though

      1. Will J 256
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Thanks!

        1. Slitherene
          • 2 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Honestly there's no comparison. Cresswell occasionally on FK's and corners takes it away.

          1. jomikijiq
            • 5 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            Masuaku 0.30 xGA/90
            Cresswell 0.21 xGA/90

            Why would you pay 0.6 more for a worse fpl player?

            1. Slitherene
              • 2 Years
              2 months, 15 days ago

              Passes the eye test everytime

            2. Slitherene
              • 2 Years
              2 months, 15 days ago

              Leads the league for chances created by defenders.

      2. Bojam
        • 3 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Masuaku has good stats for sure but word on the street is that he's the most likely to be benched IF West Ham revert to a back four to accomodate Benrahma. I went Coufal for that reason and he returned 8 points last week. Worth considering.

    4. Iceball
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      I have Chilwell Zouma and thinking of adding Cancelo next week. Or Cresswell/Coufal but will wait a week to decide. Not that expensive

  5. Noah’s Ark
    • 8 Years
    2 months, 15 days ago

    Thoughts on Son and Trossard to Ziyech and Grealish -4? Then Kane and Werner to Vardy and Aguero (if fit) gw10?

    1. Will J 256
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Son out for a hit could hurt but like the moves for the long term!

      1. Bojam
        • 3 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Agreed - Son out for a hit seems very risky. But then you know that. Having Ziyech & Grealish moving forwards sounds good though for sure.

    2. jomikijiq
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Good apart from Aguero part imo

  6. Will J 256
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    2 months, 15 days ago

    Sorry guys just one more question. I know this may be quite obvious but which two do you prefer?
    Ziyech
    Fernandes

    Rashford
    Son

    1. DA Minnion
      • 8 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      First two.

    2. Il Capitano
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Z & F

        1. Bojam
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Same - Z&F. But it's pretty close and R&S could outscore them in any GW.

    3. Staavi
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Great read Zophar! on wildcard myself, 0,5 short for kdb, what do you think about Jesus instead? Probably a rotation risk when Augero is back, but he has looked good...

      1. zøphar
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 11 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        With aguero looming I'm not confident on Jesus, especially when so many budget forwards are doing the business

        1. Staavi
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          2 months, 14 days ago

          Cheers Zophar, that is a very good point.
          A way to fund kdb would be to go with two 3,9 defenders, but it definitely feels risky. (Should have cared more about team value...) On the other hand I would most likely play Cancelo, Chilwell and Targett every week, although Mendy being back could be a problem if Cancelo gets rested.
          Any thoughts?

    4. Cpthavoc
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Is there a scoutcast tonight?
      Thanks in advance

    5. DA Minnion
      • 8 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Bamford or Watkins. Also have Grealish.

      1. 1zverGGadeM
        • 3 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Bamford

        1. Bojam
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Maybe Bamford to spread the risk but I have a G&W combo and it worked wonders for my OR this week. Watkins is a great option and more clinical than Bamford I think.

    6. abhirup780
      • 6 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Martinez, Forster

      Chilwell, Lampety, KWP, Kilman, Mitchell

      Salah, Son, Grealish, Sterling, Stephens

      Kane, DCL, Bamford

      0.3 ITB 1 FT

      Planning Bamford to Antonio (if fit), or Son to Ziyech? or just roll the transfer? Want to do Kane to Vardy next GW.

    7. Slitherene
      • 2 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      On a WC.

      A) Fernandes - Watkins - Berge
      B) Rashford - Grealish - Brewster

      Which one would you have gone for?

      1. Twisted Saltergater
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 11 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        A

        1. Slitherene
          • 2 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          It's gonna be either Bruno or Grealish. Ideally want both of them but can't fit them.

          Thanks anyway!

      2. Neves say Neves
        • 2 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Really tricky decision. Watkins' stats are surprisingly good so i say A

        1. Slitherene
          • 2 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Thanks!

    8. George James
      • 6 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Bench one (own Chilwell)

      A) James

      B) Lamptey

      C) Bowen

      D) Coufal

      1. wulfranian
        • 4 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        d

      2. Slitherene
        • 2 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Coufal

      3. Flynny
        • 5 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        B

      4. Neves say Neves
        • 2 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        They could all score at least 6 but probably D

      5. jomikijiq
        • 5 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        D

    9. Neves say Neves
      • 2 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      Have been planning to WC in GW9 from the start but I quite like my team as it is so I think I will hold off.

      McCarthy
      Chilwell Reguilon Cresswell
      Salah Son Ziyech Grealish Soucek
      Kane DCL

      Nyland Justin Brewster Ferguson
      2.8ITB 1FT

      Probably will do Son --> Bruno/KDB this GW, leaning towards Bruno for the fulham fixture.
      Good plan?

      1. Slitherene
        • 2 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Good that you could save your WC.

    10. Flynny
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      who would you captain out of these please for gw9? Don't own utd.

      A....salah v lei

      B.....grealish v bha

      C...ziyech at Newcastle

      Thanks

      1. Slitherene
        • 2 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        A

      2. Il Capitano
          2 months, 15 days ago

          A

        • wulfranian
          • 4 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          c

        • jomikijiq
          • 5 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          A

          1. Flynny
            • 5 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            Salah clearly the safe choice....

            Although I am Tempted by ziyech...

        • 1zverGGadeM
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          a

        1. DA Minnion
          • 8 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Some shot.

        2. Ógie
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          That's mental.

          Ever see this one?
          https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zg9GOMAB31Q

          1. wulfranian
            • 4 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            No.Amazing!!!

        3. Warby84
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Get your money on him

      3. g40steve
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Holding tight for now.

        Any changes?

        Best C Salah, DCL or Grealish?

        Martinez
        Coufal, Chilwell, Robbo
        Grealish, Salah C, Zaha, Son
        DCL, Kane, Bamford

        Forster, Zouma, Lamptey, Podence

        1FT .5

        1. 1zverGGadeM
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Salah C

      4. wycombewanderers
        • 7 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Do people not think, for same price range, Antonio (of fit) is a better option than Bamford or Watkins?

        Especially if you have Grealish...

        1. jomikijiq
          • 5 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          All three really good options, agree that Antonio probably the best

          Having Grealish doesn't change absolutely anything though

      5. George James
        • 6 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Best option

        A) Grealish • Bowen • Kane

        B) Son • Bruno • Watkins -4

        1. istanbul05
          • 7 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          A

      6. Clinton19
        • 2 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Sorry for asking again I forgot to mention my MIB and FT in previous post.

        Martinez, ryan
        Kilman, lamptey, chilwell, Michel, Justin
        Salah, son, Bruno, Jrodz, podence
        Kane, Bamford, wilson
        1FT 0.4m ITB
        Hi guys, would u take out son, Wilson for Grealish and watkins
        And have enough funds to do Jrodz to KDB next game week

      7. jorgenoj
        • 4 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Rate my WC
        Martinez - 4.0
        Chillwell - Cancelo - Coufal - Lewis - Bernardo
        Salah - KdB - Bruno - Ziyech - Grealish
        DCL - Watkins - Brewster

        1. TLF
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Very nice

      8. JURGENAUT
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Thoughts please?

        McCarthy
        Chilwell - Justin - Lamptey
        Salah - Bruno - Grealish - Zaha
        Kane - Werner - DCL

        Forster - Kilman - Mitchell - Stephens

      9. Boss Hogg
        • 11 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Best Trent replacment?

        Chilwell?
        Cancelo?
        Someone else?

        1. G-Whizz
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • Has Moderation Rights
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          You taking the mick? 😆

          1. Boss Hogg
            • 11 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            If you count the words, I EASILY WIN. So sad.

            See you in court.

            1. G-Whizz
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • Has Moderation Rights
              • 3 Years
              2 months, 15 days ago

              😆

        2. Nice to Finally Michu
          • 7 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Hulk this

      10. The battle in the Trent-ches is over...
        G-Whizz
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • Has Moderation Rights
        • 3 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        I may have it wrong but surely if ever there was a time to admit defeat and give up on Trent Alexander-Arnold it's now...

        At £7.4m and the highest priced defender in the game, he isn't producing the highest points and after 8 GWs of data he's not even ranked in the top 20 of defenders and comes in with a paltry 21 points. A stingy 2.625 points per game 🙁

        Yes, I know he has the ability to hurt if transferred out (currently in 26.6% of all teams) we all know that, but on current showing at that price and for what I think would be the better for my team, he's got to go...

        So if you're (still) in the same position as me and looking to get rid, who (even considering his current injury status and the fact he may well be fit by the time the next fixtures come around), are you going to replace him with?

        Turning to the Fixture Ticker over the next 5 GWs West Ham, Aston Villa, Crystal Palace and Newcastle all lead the way followed by Manchester City when sorted by defence difficulty. My problem is I'm not sure I want to double up on Newcastle assets, can never trust West Ham and already have Mitchel who may be another one to shift down the line and all four of those teams have an xGC over the past 4 weeks that doesn't exactly entice me in either.

        The team I may be crazy at looking at is Manchester City. Next 5 show as tot, BUR, FUL, mun, and WBA which I think is a pretty decent run of fixtures and they have a very respectable 2.87 xGC over the last 4 GWs which is ranked 2nd best over all. Dias is probably the safe (if there ever is such a thing with a team managed by Pep!) option but I may just punt on bringing in Cancelo ahead of Mings to be honest...

        Hammers do have a decent run coming up but I've never been one for picking fantasy assets from my own team to be honest, so I'll pass on Cresswell or Masuaku and cheer my team on from my armchair 😆

        So who do you fancy as a Trent replacement and why?

        1. soup natsi
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Going with Cancelo. He's racking up respectable attacking numbers and it's his spot to lose. With Zinchenko and Mendy as competition can't see him being dropped for some time.

          1. G-Whizz
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • Has Moderation Rights
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            Ah! Someone thinking along the same lines :O

            I can 'stretch' to getting him in and still get a move like Maupay to Vardy or Stephens to Mahrez and double up on City assets for the upcoming run of fixtures...

        2. Slitherene
          • 2 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Cresswell

          1. G-Whizz
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • Has Moderation Rights
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            Not a bad shout and could be a right decent pick too!

            Especially as when we do leak a goal, at least he still has the potential to return...

        3. Limbo
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Done this week too, to Chilwell before the rise.

          1. Gregor
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • Has Moderation Rights
            • 11 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            Same.

            1. G-Whizz
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • Has Moderation Rights
              • 3 Years
              2 months, 15 days ago

              I already have Chilwell brought him in a couple of weeks ago so wouldn't argue against bringing him in.

              One of the rare transfers this season that's worked out so far 😆

        4. Hotdogs for Tea
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          I have Reguilon, Chillwell, Cresswell & Kilman as starting defenders. Reguilon will be moved on for maybe Dias after the next GW.

          I think WHU fixtures can’t be ignored and with Antonio back soon there may be attacking points for a few if their more attacking defenders

          Dias or Cresswell

          1. G-Whizz
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • Has Moderation Rights
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            You make a good case for us Hammers, now if only I could get past my predjudices I'd move him up higher on my personal list but Mings just edges ahead of him for me, with Cancelo leading the way.

            I suppose it boils down to your team, how it's set up and the players you fancy 🙂

        5. mixology
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Many of the popular options all seem like solid picks: Cancelo, Mings, Cresswell

          Considering all the above are 5 million+, it’s hard to bet against Cancelo and Man City, if you can afford the odd rotation.

          Another (inconceivable) option I’m considering is actually Harry Maguire.

          United have the best defensive stats from the last 4 gws despite facing Arsenal, Everton, and Chelsea. He clearly has a point to prove and the fixtures are there

          1. G-Whizz
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • Has Moderation Rights
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            I'm not averse to the idea of Harry and well done on finding the team that beats Manchester City defensively (xGC) over the past 4 GWs too!

            Over the next 5 United face WBA, sou, whu, MCI and shu, so yes, agree they have the opportunity in that run for some defensive returns.

            You never know, he might get up for the odd corner or two...

        6. Nice to Finally Michu
          • 7 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          For me its between Dias and Cancelo -
          Cancelo is much more attacking but Dias should be nailed on.

          What shifts it for me is how much more of a BPS magnet Cancelo is than Dias rendering optimistic comparisons between Dias and Laporte's FPL ppm of the last two years a bit moot. Dias and Laporte have similar goal threat any way although some have argued Laporte looks more dangerous from corners than Dias this season.

          I can't get over how much Cancelo hogs BPS. Dias had no BPS in the CS against Arsenal, and arguments that it was because he received a yellow fall on deaf ears as Cancelo in that same match had a yellow as well and notched all 3 BPS with no goal involvement. Similar story in the CS against Sheffield where Cancelo only trailed in bonus to Walker who had the game winning goal and a cleansheet. Any Cancelo return and a cleansheet and he probably makes out with all 3 bonus and he probably gets at least two in a low scoring win with a cleansheet. If a center back can't get any bonus in 1-0 wins when will he? I don't expect many low scoring city wins with that run, i'm expecting some romps.

          However, what might shift it back is the value in security for Dias. City's fixture list goes 11/21, 11/25, 11/28, 12/1, 12/5, 12/9, 12/12, 12/16, 12/19, 12/22, 12/26, 12/28, 1/2. A remarkable amount of congestion highlighted, for example, in those 4 matches in 10 days from 12/22 to 1/2. There, in all comps, city have ars(EFL quarters) NEW eve che. I'm sure we all want city assets for Newcastle at home but how many are going to play when two days later is everton away and just 4 days before was arsenal away in a cup competition Pep notoriously takes seriously.

          I don't see Dias being rested much in this period and he might even benefit from a bonus perspective when Cancelo is rested as Dias is often the man missing out on receiving a bonus point in tight clean sheet wins. Neither Mendy nor Zinchenko are the same bonus threats as Cancelo.

          To me the debate has to be considered on an individual level. Only you know how strong your bench is and how comfortable you are managing risk. How will you feel if Cancelo is dropped for Burnley or Fulham at home? Note that Cancelo with his high ceiling can punish non-owners, Dias is much more likely to tick along.

          Some believe the spot is simply Cancelo's to lose. This argument is a far one as Cancelo is positionally versatile and more than held his own well in a game against Liverpool that last year we might have seen Pep play Zinchenko to add some defensive stability. The decision for Pep to rotate in Zinchenko and the likes of Ake and Stones for the UCL fixtures may mean that those currently second choice players could get runs out in the champions league where city have all but secured first in that group, as was expected of them. I think with Mendy back in training over this break that he (and Zinchenko) will play some role over the next 10-14 gameweeks.

          It is not guaranteed that Dias is nailed on for all of the fixtures going forward although I expect Pep will want Laporte and Dias to build on their relationship and that any CB rotation might affect Laporte more to mitigate injury risk.

          Both are good options and offer different things. They may even be the same price at 5.5 by the end of the week (or IB). Consider your appetite for risk vs how you value consistency. Furthermore, make sure to look at your bench options and note how confident you are over a 4.5/4.0 defender coming in for Cancelo in a fixture you had planned to bench the cheapie defender for.

          1. G-Whizz
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • Has Moderation Rights
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            Thanks, what a great read!

            For me, I have to roll the dice and if I have to choose between either it's got to be Cancelo. Yes Dias could prove more nailed but Cancelo takes it for me being the more attacking threat and that could prove vital on any given week.

            Looking at the risk vs how I value consistency I would be more than happy for Lamptey to come off the bench any time to be honest, I could have done with his points recently too! Maybe GW10 would be a worry if Cancelo were to be rotated out for that Burnley game as it would see Lamptey come in playing Liverpool but YOLO so I'll go for it and maybe double up on City assets by bringing in Mahrez too...

            Getting rid of Trent opens up so many avenues for my team as well as the above scenario I could look to bring in a Jamie Vardy to replace Maupay.

            Plenty for me to think about, this could be a long International Break 😆

          2. CFC1990
            • 9 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            Great read

            How about Ederson?

            He will play every game and whilst expensive Man City are likely to get lots of clean sheets.

            Wildcarders can then look at the numerous amount of good 4.5m options in defence.

            1. Bada Bing
              • 4 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              Not a fan of premium priced keepers at all, I'd much rather have similarly priced defenders who can also bring attacking points, not just clean sheets.

        7. CroatianHammer
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Cancelo, Fofana, Zouma, Chillwell, Coufal, Cresswell... plenty of options.

          1. G-Whizz
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • Has Moderation Rights
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            Fofana and Coufal interesting choices...

        8. Forgetmeknot
          • 2 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          I’m on WC so it’s an easy yes for me he’s out.

          My back line will likely be chilwell, cancelo, coufal, targett and Justin(currently have with value tied up in) or Dallas/ayling

          1. G-Whizz
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • Has Moderation Rights
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            I don't think you can go far wrong in turfing him out. Let's be honest, you're freeing up cash and bringing in a cheaper replacement who is out-performing him too.

            Win win situation in my book!

        9. Dino
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 11 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Real question should be how has he only dropped 0.1 with in excess of 3.5m net transfers out so far?

        10. Doosra - ☭A Noble Grape…
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 11 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Chilwell
          Digne
          Cresswell

          (I have bought Coufal)

          1. G-Whizz
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • Has Moderation Rights
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 13 days ago

            Yeah thos - wait - what, do my eyes deceive me? Is this a ghost? 😀

            Nice to see you Doos! Long time...

            Yeah those are decent picks. already have Chilwell who I had brought in for Digne after his red, and even though I am not, its good to see you willing to double up on Hammers assets. Hopefully it will pay off for you.

            In fact, secretly I'm hoping it's so successful I can't help but joining in too 😉

        11. WE GO FOR IT
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Have Coufal and Konsa already.

          So, I went for a premium replacement in Chilwell. Most already have him, so I'm a bit late. Hopefully, he still continues his form.

      11. Sam (Team Sam)
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 11 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Who should I replace to get in Bruno?

        Zaha or Son?

        1. PogBruno
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Zaha

        2. G-Whizz
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • Has Moderation Rights
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 13 days ago

          I wouldn't be selling him before a run of bur, NEW, wba but each to their own, needs must and all that...

      12. PogBruno
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        2 months, 15 days ago

        Which two would you ideally want from GW10, if you currently own Rashford and Sterling?

        A) Bruno, Sterling
        B) KDB, Sterling
        C) Rashford, KDB
        D) Bruno, KDB

        1. Slitherene
          • 2 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Rashford & Sterling could work out.
          Else D

        2. Ohh1454
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          D

        3. Nunoooooooooo
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          D

        4. Il Capitano
            2 months, 15 days ago

            D

          • Bojam
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            D for me. Safest choice given that neither City or Utd have been ripping it up. Once they start firing then other options become more viable/attractive IMO.

        5. Slitherene
          • 2 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          What's the number of YC's you need to accumulate for a ban (1 game or 2)?
          When does it reset?

          1. Nunoooooooooo
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            5 for a one game ban if I remember correctly

            1. Boss Hogg
              • 11 Years
              2 months, 15 days ago

              Yep. Turns into 10 for a 2 game ban from Jan 1st I think:

              1. Slitherene
                • 2 Years
                2 months, 15 days ago

                Thanks!

        6. Ohh1454
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Thoughts on Kane and son > Bruno and vardy ?

          1. Slitherene
            • 2 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            Keep Kane for another week

          2. Nunoooooooooo
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            Considering similar myself but not this week

          3. Bojam
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            Big call with a lot of risk attached. But then you know that. If you think that Spurs will struggle then I guess it's the time to jump ship... Not for me. Son might make way at some point but I'll be keeping Kane unless his form tails off badly.

        7. Nunoooooooooo
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Pick one from each for me please?

          A) Bruno
          B) KDB
          C) Son

          1) Vardy
          2) Jesus
          3) Kun (if fit obvs)

          1. Boss Hogg
            • 11 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            A1 for now.

            1. Nunoooooooooo
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              2 months, 15 days ago

              Cheers Boss!

          2. Slitherene
            • 2 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            A1 or B1

          3. Steve The Spud
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            2 months, 15 days ago

            B1

          4. Il Capitano
              2 months, 15 days ago

              B1

            • Ajax Hamsterdam
              • 6 Years
              2 months, 15 days ago

              b1

            • Zim0
              • 2 Years
              2 months, 15 days ago

              A1

            • I Must Break You
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 2 Years
              2 months, 15 days ago

              A1

          5. Ajax Hamsterdam
            • 6 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            unless i get rid of kdb salah or kane (with a hit ) i cant fit bruno. too risky not to own him for this gw ? thanks

            1. Bojam
              • 3 Years
              2 months, 15 days ago

              Not "too risky" at all. You can't have them all so is it worth bringing him in for one week against a stubborn West Brom that Utd might struggle to break down. Of course, he could land a haul. But so could the players you already own. The question is whether you want him in your side longer term? And who you'd be losing to get him in?

              1. Bojam
                • 3 Years
                2 months, 15 days ago

                Definitely wouldn't be taking a hit and losing one of those three to bring him for one GW.

            2. Ajax Hamsterdam
              • 6 Years
              2 months, 15 days ago

              thank you so much for your reply 🙂

          6. gauzah
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            KDB or Vardy for next 6 fixtures?

            1. IRBOX ⚽
              • 3 Years
              2 months, 15 days ago

              KDB and it’s not close

              1. Zim0
                • 2 Years
                2 months, 15 days ago

                Id think so too but good chance that it won't come true.

            2. Il Capitano
                2 months, 15 days ago

                Kev

              • Bojam
                • 3 Years
                2 months, 15 days ago

                Over the long term I'd think that KDB is the better option. But City haven't shown much attacking form yet and Vardy is firing. Might well depend on the rest of your team and who you lose to get them in.