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Targeting Man City assets and why I’m holding onto the Wildcard

Manchester City’s Gameweek 10 fixture swing is finally upon us and it could prove to be pivotal to how the Fantasy Premier League season pans out for many of us.

We have truly reached an important crossroads for our big decisions as the focus continues shift away from Tottenham assets in the direction of Manchester City’s premium attackers. 

The Citizens have seriously explosive potential as they host Burnley (who could be short of Nick Pope), Fulham and West Bromwich Albion in the next four rounds while Newcastle will come to the Etihad Stadium in Gameweek 15.

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  1. Mo Mane No Problems
      3 months, 9 days ago

      Already own Sterling, Son and Jota. Would you go:

      A) Bruno to KDB
      B) Bruno and Kane to KDB and Vardy (-4)
      C) Bruno and Kane to KDB and Salah (-4)
      D) Something else

      1. Runaway
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        3 months, 9 days ago

        Is Bruno injured? If not, D

        1. Runaway
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          3 months, 9 days ago

          Kane > Vardy maybe for free

      2. Snooze ya lose
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 11 Years
        3 months, 9 days ago

        Save

      3. Sanchit
        • 5 Years
        3 months, 9 days ago

        How can you do C for -4?
        Surely another transfer as you're getting in a mid for Kane?

        1. Mo Mane No Problems
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Should have said Vardy and KDB for Bruno and Kane - apologies

            1. Sanchit
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 9 days ago

              But do you already have Vardy?
              B doesn't make sense then

              1. Mo Mane No Problems
                  3 months, 9 days ago

                  Ha - no I don’t own Vardy.

                  C. Bruno and Kane > KDB and Vardy

        2. Shark Team
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 9 days ago

          Any chance Jota matches Son PTS for the next 5-6 gws?

          1. Deulofail
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Sure

          2. TorresMagic™
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • Has Moderation Rights
            • 11 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Of course, could do it in GW12.

          3. Snooze ya lose
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 11 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Could happen

        3. Atimis
          • 4 Years
          3 months, 9 days ago

          Hamez to Sterling worth it for next two?

          Can’t afford KDB

          1. Geordie19
            • 4 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Yup

          2. Snooze ya lose
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 11 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Perhaps

        4. Lindelol
          • 2 Years
          3 months, 9 days ago

          Martinez
          Semedo Robo Chillwell Mitchel Dunne
          Son Bruno Grealish Zaha* Burke
          Wilson DCL Jimi

          1 FT and 4.0 m itb

          Can't do Zaha to KDB as I am 0.3 short
          So How to get KDB here

          1. DK_13
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Lose Jimi?

            1. Lindelol
              • 2 Years
              3 months, 9 days ago

              but which striker should I go for to replace jimi?

              1. Party time
                • 2 Years
                3 months, 9 days ago

                Hat trick Bamford

                1. Lindelol
                  • 2 Years
                  3 months, 9 days ago

                  Him or Richarlison?

                  1. DK_13
                    • 5 Years
                    3 months, 9 days ago

                    I got richalison only for 3 weeks on my wc. He will be a transfer out as you have DCL too. So probably just get Bamford and be done

          2. Snooze ya lose
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 11 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            This

        5. Kane Lane
          • 6 Years
          3 months, 9 days ago

          Torres brace this week dark horse I reckon 4-0 City no Pope it's written. Pressure tho to go with crowds with Jota t 🙁

          1. TorresMagic™
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • Has Moderation Rights
            • 11 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Go Torres then Jota?

          2. GreennRed
            • 9 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            What's Torres done so far to make him so popular? 3 wins from 8, 13th in the league.

            1. Camzy
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              3 months, 9 days ago

              3 goals in 3 games in the champions league. A hat-trick vs Germany for Spain. That's quite a lot.

              The fact he hasn't delivered yet on the league is a good thing for keeping him low profile.

              1. GreennRed
                • 9 Years
                3 months, 9 days ago

                I'll keep an eye on him. Ironically want to sell Foden.

        6. Runaway
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          3 months, 9 days ago

          A) Salah + Jesus

          B) KDB + Vardy

          C) Son + Vardy + 4

          *No other City, Pool, Lei or Spurs attacker

          1. Geordie19
            • 4 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            B

          2. Party time
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            B

          3. Big Ronnie
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            B

          4. Captain Kakaroto (I blame R…
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            A

        7. DK_13
          • 5 Years
          3 months, 9 days ago

          Leno
          Chilwell castagne telles cancelo
          Kdb bruno grealish
          (V)ardy DCL richalison
          Forster I soucek bissouma Ferguson

          1FT & 1.2 ITB

          Plan was Fernandes/salah to salah in gw12(+richalison to Antonio/Bamford)

          Which one do you guys prefer for the next 2
          A)sterling
          B) Bruno

          1. Snooze ya lose
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 11 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            B

        8. Geordie19
          • 4 Years
          3 months, 9 days ago

          Who would you prefer for the next 3 gameweeks: odd combo but depends on whether to play 3-4-3 or 4-3-3
          Jota: Bha WOL ful
          Fofana: FUL shu BHA
          Thank you

          1. Snooze ya lose
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 11 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Jota

          2. IN SANE IN DE BRUYNE
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            A

        9. KUNingas
          • 5 Years
          3 months, 9 days ago

          2FTs and getting KDB in. So Hamez -> KDB and Kane ->

          A) Bamford (eve, che, WHU, NEW, mun)
          B) Antonio (AVL, MUN, lee, CRY, che)
          C) Wilson (cry, avl, WBA, lee, FUL)

          1. Snooze ya lose
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 11 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            B?

          2. barcaa7
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            B

          3. Big Ronnie
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            B

          4. Camzy
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 10 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Bamford.

          5. KUNingas
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Wow B seems clear. My order was CBA

          6. Rasping Drive
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 11 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Bamford

          7. RAFA THE GAFFA
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Deffo not C, we are horrible! A or B. A a nicer set and forget but B is a great player

          8. Tinfoil Deathstar
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            3 months, 9 days ago

            1) Bamford (stats for SIB are just ridiculous and not showing any signs of let-up)
            2) Antonio (great pick but injury record is worrying, esp over congested xmas period)
            3) Wilson (Newcastle are totally uninspiring, and would consider Watkins and Adams before him)

            1. KUNingas
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 9 days ago

              Thanks!

        10. Snooze ya lose
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 11 Years
          3 months, 9 days ago

          Keep hamez this week and get salah next or do hamez to jota this week?

          1. Shark Team
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            I have the same dilemma

          2. Snooze ya lose
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 11 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Jota does well at home but not away. Decision made!

        11. Tinfoil Deathstar
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          3 months, 9 days ago

          Horrible, horrible decision to sacrifice Robbo this week, and also a bit worried about Hamez hauling with a good fixture. But that's left me with the following team which I'm pretty happy with for the weeks ahead, and £0.2m ITB to sort out Burke and Mitchell (likely staggered swaps for Nkounkou and Romeu):

          Martinez
          Dias - Chilwell - Ayling
          KDB (C) - Bruno (vc) - Salah - Son
          DCL - Bamford - Watkins

          Subs: Forster, Mitchell, Burke, Lamptey

          Now just to decide on who to captain! Leaning towards KDB given the news about Pope probably missing out. Thoughts?

          1. Rasping Drive
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 11 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            KDB is a safe shout for captain, nicely rested.

            PS: if you use two transfers to sort out Burke and Mitchell I will eat my shorts.

            1. Tinfoil Deathstar
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              3 months, 9 days ago

              Ha, I think my first XI are all good medium/long-term options so unless injury/suspension strikes then I am actually hoping to use FT's to sort that bench out. Might come in handy for any surprise benchings over xmas period.

              1. Rasping Drive
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 11 Years
                3 months, 9 days ago

                I always think my starting XI are all good medium term options until the next gameweek 😀

        12. Shark Team
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 9 days ago

          Jota in for Jrod
          or
          roll 2Fts for the next gw and reconsider the options?

        13. barcaa7
          • 2 Years
          3 months, 9 days ago

          Bench 1

          a-Hamez
          b-Bamford
          c- Grealish
          d-Ziyech

          1. Big Ronnie
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Tough. Probably Bamford.

          2. Shark Team
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            C due to Barkley loss

        14. Big Ronnie
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          3 months, 9 days ago

          GTG? Vardy or KDB captain? Would you play Soucek or Coufal instead of anyone?

          Martinez
          Chilwell, Cancelo, Justin
          KDB, Bruno, Ziyech, Grealish
          Vardy(C), DCL, Watkins

          Peacock-Farrell, Soucek, Coufal, Lamptey

          1. PompeyUpNorth!
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            G2G. Nice team

            1. Big Ronnie
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 7 Years
              3 months, 9 days ago

              Cheers

          2. RAFA THE GAFFA
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Very nice. Bramford over Watkins would have been even better

            1. Big Ronnie
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 7 Years
              3 months, 9 days ago

              Went with Watkins on WC last week. Will give him a few weeks to see how he does

          3. Rasping Drive
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 11 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Play Peacock-Farrell for sh*ts and giggles. Probably will get a ton of save points

            1. Big Ronnie
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 7 Years
              3 months, 9 days ago

              Ha ha yeah but could also get -1 or -2 for conceded to offset it

        15. RAFA THE GAFFA
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          3 months, 9 days ago

          Who’s your captain this week then? And why?

          1. g40steve
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            DCL or Bruno - actually considered Bamford?

          2. Big Ronnie
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Vardy at the moment, just because of fixture. Might still switch to KDB.

          3. Deulofail
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            KDB. Best midfielder in the world at home to a bottom half PL team

            1. RAFA THE GAFFA
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              3 months, 9 days ago

              Would you do this matey?

              Son+JRod >> KDB(c)+Jota for a hit?

              1. Deulofail
                • 5 Years
                3 months, 9 days ago

                I think it's probably worth it, but I wouldn't be happy to be selling JRod with these next 2 fixtures

                1. RAFA THE GAFFA
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 4 Years
                  3 months, 9 days ago

                  Struggling to find another way to raise the money. Kane >> Vardy isn’t enough. And jrod has been so poor for me last 4-5

                  McCarthy
                  Chilwell, Cresswell, Justin
                  Bruno, Ziyech, JRod, Grealish, Son
                  Kane, DCL
                  (4.0, Saiss, Mitchell, Davis)

                  1. Deulofail
                    • 5 Years
                    3 months, 9 days ago

                    Maybe Kane to Bamford then? Otherwise, yeah, there's not much you can do, and it's probably a good move by itself

          4. Rasping Drive
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 11 Years
            3 months, 9 days ago

            Jota, great form against a team that won’t park the bus. Scored a brace there last season (DCL and Bruno also in the mix)

        16. g40steve
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          3 months, 9 days ago

          Zaha to who or hold? (Mahrez)

          DCL or Bruno C?

          Martinez,
          Coufal, Chilwell, Robbo
          Grealish, Bruno, Son, Jota
          DCL, Kane, Bamford

          Forster, Zouma, Zaha, Lamptey

          1.2 bank

          1. AlternativeB
              3 months, 9 days ago

              Zaha will not play for a while

            • BeWater
                3 months, 9 days ago

                Your team looks decent for this week. 2FTs next week with 1.2M ITB will give you a lot of flexibility.

              • g40steve
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 2 Years
                3 months, 9 days ago

                Cheers

            • waltzingmatildas
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              3 months, 9 days ago

              Any of these worth it to get kdb? All - 4
              Was going to ignore kdb but now the pope news just seems too good to be true.
              Which of these?
              A) grealish and r.James to kdb and balbuena
              B) grealish and Kane to kdb and vardy
              C) bissouma and Kane to kdb and watkins

              1. Camzy
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 10 Years
                3 months, 9 days ago

                Would not sell Grealish.

                I'm guessing you have Ziyech, would rather lose him.

                1. waltzingmatildas
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 10 Years
                  3 months, 9 days ago

                  I don't. Mane Bruno soucek bissouma

            • Zlatan F.C
                3 months, 9 days ago

                Who would you go for out of Vardy, Salah or KDB for a hit this week?

                1. GreennRed
                  • 9 Years
                  3 months, 9 days ago

                  Vardy.

                2. PompeyUpNorth!
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 8 Years
                  3 months, 9 days ago

                  KDB

              • Noah’s Ark
                • 8 Years
                3 months, 9 days ago

                Safe choice and Dias or risky and Cancelo

              • PompeyUpNorth!
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 8 Years
                3 months, 9 days ago

                What to do or G2G

                Martinez (Forster)

                Chilwell Cancelo Cresswell (lewis Kilman)

                Mane KDB Grealish Bruno (Riedeweld)

                Watkins Bamford DCL

                1.5 ITB 1 FT..
                Am thinking
                A Mane to Sterling then perhaps captain
                B Mane to Salah
                C Or Any suggestions
                D Stick

                Cheers!

                1. Big Ronnie
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 7 Years
                  3 months, 9 days ago

                  Probably stick this week and save ft

                  1. PompeyUpNorth!
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 8 Years
                    3 months, 9 days ago

                    Cheers!

              • Rondon9
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 5 Years
                3 months, 9 days ago

                Would you do Semedo to Dias for a -4?

                1. PompeyUpNorth!
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 8 Years
                  3 months, 9 days ago

                  Not for a hit no... never hit on a defender unless you haven’t got enough players playing imo

                  1. Rondon9
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 5 Years
                    3 months, 9 days ago

                    Cheers

                  2. el polako
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 3 Years
                    3 months, 9 days ago

                    Nonsene, I would hit on Thiago Silva or Matts Hummels any time.

                    1. PompeyUpNorth!
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 8 Years
                      3 months, 9 days ago

                      Lol

                2. Deulofail
                  • 5 Years
                  3 months, 9 days ago

                  Not sure I would do it for free

                  1. PompeyUpNorth!
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 8 Years
                    3 months, 9 days ago

                    I would for free tbh

              • jaymanutd1
                • 9 Years
                3 months, 9 days ago

                A) Son and Waktins
                or
                B) Aguero and 5mil mid (already got Kane)

              • H96
                  3 months, 9 days ago

                  Any advice for my team?

                  Want to get Vardy & De Bruyne in but not sure if i should take -4

                  Mccarthy
                  Konsa / Chilwell / Coufal
                  Jrod / Son / Zaha / Salah / Ziyech
                  Kane / DCL / Adams

                  1. GreennRed
                    • 9 Years
                    3 months, 9 days ago

                    How much in the bank? Would Rodriguez and Adams out for a 4.5m mid leave you with enough for Vardy?

                • dogtanion
                  • 11 Years
                  3 months, 9 days ago

                  Balogun (c)

                  1. BeaversWithAttitude
                    • 2 Years
                    3 months, 9 days ago

                    Shout out to the youngster, first appearance, first touch, nicely done! x

                    1. Deulofail
                      • 5 Years
                      3 months, 9 days ago

                      One touch, then the shot 🙂 Hopefully he'll sign da ting

                • fcsaltyballs
                  • 5 Years
                  3 months, 9 days ago

                  Martinez
                  Robertson Chilwell Dallas
                  Fernandes Son JamesR Grealish Foden
                  DCL Kane

                  Forster Brewster Saiss Ferguson

                  2 FT, 1.5 itb

                  What to do here...

                  1. Foden Kane >> Jota Vardy
                  2. Saiss Kane >> Cancelo / Dias Vardy

                  Thanks!

                  1. dogtanion
                    • 11 Years
                    3 months, 9 days ago

                    Would just go Kane to Vardy and carry the free

                  2. DA Minnion
                    • 8 Years
                    3 months, 9 days ago

                    A

                • DA Minnion
                  • 8 Years
                  3 months, 9 days ago

                  Are Fulham really that bad or why do so many want Vardy as captain.

                  1. _Ninja_
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 10 Years
                    3 months, 9 days ago

                    yes

                  2. GreennRed
                    • 9 Years
                    3 months, 9 days ago

                    They're not great at the back. Depends on captains poll for me.

                • Deulofail
                  • 5 Years
                  3 months, 9 days ago

                  Cheeky assist for Smith Rowe too. Triple up with him, Balogun and who of Martinelli, Saka and Pepe for 2022/23 season?

                  1. Sanchit
                    • 5 Years
                    3 months, 9 days ago

                    Havertz might be a regular starter for Chelsea by them

                • dogtanion
                  • 11 Years
                  3 months, 9 days ago

                  Does anyone know if Pope is definitely not playing or will that be announced tomorrow ?

                • Salarrivederci
                  • 4 Years
                  3 months, 9 days ago

                  Best -4 move? Happy with Steer, Lamptey, Brewster & Mitchell bench going forward.

                  A: Bowen -> Ziyech (0.3 left ITB and double CHE defense against Spurs)
                  B: Bowen -> Maddison (1.6 left INB - still double CHE defense)
                  C: Bowen to another mid (max 8.6)
                  D: T. Silva -> Robertson (0.7 left ITB and Bowen still stuck in the team)
                  E: T. Silva to another def

                  Team right now: 2.3 ITB
                  Martínez
                  Chilwell - T. Silva - Cresswell
                  KDB - Fernandes - Son - Grealish - Bowen
                  Vardy - Bamford

                  (Steer, Brewster, Mitchell, Lamptey)

                • King Kun Ta
                  • 5 Years
                  3 months, 9 days ago

                  Martinez Martin
                  Chilwell Robbo Justin Ayling Mitchell
                  Ziyech Son Bruno Grealish Bissouma
                  Kane DCL Bamford

                  1 FT and 3.1 itb

                  A Kane -> Vardy
                  B Son -> KDB
                  C Son -> Salah
                  D take a hit and get out Son & Kane

                  Ta lads!