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Calvert-Lewin and Bamford the Fantasy focus as Everton host Leeds

Everton’s Gameweek 10 meeting with Leeds is a tale of two forwards as far as Fantasy Premier League managers are concerned.

Dominic Calvert-Lewin (£7.9m) and Patrick Bamford (£6.1m) are owned by 60.9% and 35% of teams respectively and, unsurprisingly, bot start for their respective sides at Goodison Park.

While Leeds have gone with an unchanged XI from their 0-0 draw with Arsenal, Carlo Ancelotti has been forced into some alterations for Everton.

He sticks with the 3-4-2-1 shape used in the 3-2 win at Fulham but replaces the injured Lucas Digne (£6.2m) with Tom Davies (£5.3m) at left wing-back.

Alex Iwobi (£5.9m) holds onto his right wing-back role while Mason Holgate (£4.8m) comes into captain the side from centre-back, in for Yerry Mina (£5.5m).

Leeds’ unchanged set-up means FPL defender Stuart Dallas (£4.5m) is likely to play in central midfield once again, with Ezgjan Alioski (£4.4m) around to cover him at left-back.

Fresh from hitting the woodwork against Arsenal, it’s a second consecutive start at right-midfield for Raphinha (£5.4m) at the expense of Hélder Costa (£5.5m).

Everton XI (3-4-2-1): Pickford; Keane, Holgate, Godfrey; T Davies, Allan, Doucouré, Iwobi; Richarlison, Calvert-Lewin, Rodríguez.

Leeds United XI (4-1-4-1): Meslier; Alioski, Cooper, Koch, Ayling; K Phillips; Harrison, Dallas, Klich, Raphinha; Bamford.

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1,496 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Stupendous
    • 8 Years
    4 months, 19 days ago

    James to Jota done deal

    He's had weeeeeeeeks now and I've had enough.

    Save your "he could have 15pts" n all

    1. UNDERWORLD7
      • 9 Years
      4 months, 19 days ago

      He was always going to dry up

  2. Don Kloppeone
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    4 months, 19 days ago

    Anyone else feeling sick after the transfers they made this week?!

    I never normally go for hits to swap premiums for premiums but I was possessed by the FPL demons last night (must be that 😆 )

    Expect Kane and Son to mega haul. Well done to those more sensible than I!

    (This is partially my live frustration with Bamford and DCL being on 2pts a piece after this beauty of a match!)

    1. Top Lad Dakes. - WC/TC left
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      4 months, 19 days ago

      Yes. Cancelo in

      1. Don Kloppeone
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        4 months, 19 days ago

        Looked like a wise move tbf. Just had risk attached!

    2. Gizzachance
      • 6 Years
      4 months, 19 days ago

      Cancelo In to, Dallas 1st sub!
      Have dcl

      1. Don Kloppeone
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        4 months, 19 days ago

        Oof. This week was bound to be brutal for many of us

    3. DannyDrinkVodka
      • 1 Year
      4 months, 19 days ago

      Transferring Cancelo in was a terrible error (in hindsight)

      1. Don Kloppeone
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        4 months, 19 days ago

        Wouldn’t call it an error. There was risk but it was a good move on paper!

    4. james 101
      • 9 Years
      4 months, 19 days ago

      Rest of my game week is reliant on son Kane Bruno vardy(cap)

      1. Don Kloppeone
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        4 months, 19 days ago

        Mine is reliant on Bruno, Vardy (C) hauling and Kane and Son blanking!

    5. RAFA THE GAFFA
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      4 months, 19 days ago

      What did you do mate?

      1. Don Kloppeone
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        4 months, 19 days ago

        Kane, Son > Vardy, KDB (-4)

        Can’t believe I caved!!

        1. RAFA THE GAFFA
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          4 months, 19 days ago

          And what’s went wrong so far?

          1. Don Kloppeone
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            4 months, 19 days ago

            The feeling of impending doom 😆

            Of course it could be magic. But that’s not normally how my luck goes 😉

            What did you do in the end?

            1. RAFA THE GAFFA
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              4 months, 19 days ago

              I did Son+Hamez >> KDB(c) and Jota for a hit.

              So 20+9 (-4). 25 return.

              Hamez with a 2. So would take Son plus possibly Bruno to make up the 23 points which is possible I guess

              1. Don Kloppeone
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                4 months, 19 days ago

                Lovely move!!

                Where you at in OR?

                1. RAFA THE GAFFA
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 5 Years
                  4 months, 19 days ago

                  400k. Awful but a very hard season

                  1. Don Kloppeone
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 3 Years
                    4 months, 19 days ago

                    I’ve dropped from 402k to 478k so far this week. Tomorrow likely to make that red a lot redder!

                    16 (-4) from 4....

  3. Flair
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    4 months, 19 days ago

    My luck factor will probably go down to 5% on FPL Review after Salah and Rodriguez. Brutal

    1. Would Ed Woodward
      • 2 Years
      4 months, 19 days ago

      I don't think being offside counts as being unlucky on that, it's either off or not.

      1. Baines on Toast...
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        4 months, 19 days ago

        Of course it does. The timing is a matter of chance and not a deliberate intent when the margins are that narrow

        1. Would Ed Woodward
          • 2 Years
          4 months, 19 days ago

          An algorithm on a site isn't gonna recognise that though, it'll go by stats and offside goals aren't counted as a stat, right?

  4. Right In The Stanchion
    • 1 Year
    4 months, 19 days ago

    Who’s rested for Sterling v Fulham? Mahrez or Torres?

    1. BenDavies
      • 8 Years
      4 months, 19 days ago

      Torres

    2. Stupendous
      • 8 Years
      4 months, 19 days ago

      I would guess Torres. Benching someone after a hat trick is daft, although been done before

    3. ivantys
        4 months, 19 days ago

        Depends on who plays in UCL. Pep prios UCL this season

      • KAPTAIN KANE
        • 4 Years
        4 months, 19 days ago

        Probably Sterling himself again knowing my luck

    4. ivantys
        4 months, 19 days ago

        wow Burke starts yes

      • Chandler Bing
        • 4 Years
        4 months, 19 days ago

        Son to KdB yay or nay? Will be priced out the next time KdB rises.

        1. BenDavies
          • 8 Years
          4 months, 19 days ago

          Obviously wait for tomorrow but North London derbies can be crazy. I'd probably go through with it though if it's a FT

        2. NABIL - I had 4 Spurs GW1
          • 8 Years
          4 months, 19 days ago

          Find other way, chandler

      • Al Moon Yeah
        • 6 Years
        4 months, 19 days ago

        Imagine selling Meslier two weeks ago after back to back 4-0 losses to teams like Palace and Leicester. This game...

        1. BenDavies
          • 8 Years
          4 months, 19 days ago

          Goalkeepers should never be sold unless on a wildcard. They're all pretty much the same overall

          1. diesel001
            • 4 Years
            4 months, 19 days ago

            Guaita?

            1. BenDavies
              • 8 Years
              4 months, 19 days ago

              Even then, it's just not worth a transfer unless you literally have a perfect squad with no other pressing transfers to make

            2. ivantys
                4 months, 19 days ago

                Guaita to Leno in any GW for -4 would have solved my issue long ago

            3. Trophé Mourinho
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 1 Year
              4 months, 19 days ago

              Well that’s bad advice but ok, any other player constantly blanking would be removed after 3 weeks. But because a keeper does you keep him for ten weeks? The logic

            4. Ode
              • 3 Years
              4 months, 19 days ago

              Not true when your gk keeps gets 0-1 points every week

        2. JONALDINHO
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          4 months, 19 days ago

          Own DCL, Bamford and benched Dallas. Of course it’s 0-0

          1. Party time
            • 2 Years
            4 months, 19 days ago

            Same here

          2. UNDERWORLD7
            • 9 Years
            4 months, 19 days ago

            Hope it stays this way

          3. Giggs Boson
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            4 months, 19 days ago

            Good decisions. It's been an open game.

            Just unfortunate so far.

        3. Dash4
            4 months, 19 days ago

            PVA last night, Robby earlier and now I have Meslier.....what could possibly go wrong!!!!

            1. Dash4
                4 months, 19 days ago

                *Robbo

              • Al Moon Yeah
                • 6 Years
                4 months, 19 days ago

                Third time you get some points

            2. Noah’s Ark
              • 8 Years
              4 months, 19 days ago

              Please Everton get a goal. Preferable James/DCL

            3. diesel001
              • 4 Years
              4 months, 19 days ago

              Been a while since Leeds scored a goal....

              1. g40steve
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                4 months, 19 days ago

                Timing

              2. _Ninja_
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 10 Years
                4 months, 19 days ago

                Nice work Diesel.

                I'll try... DCL is never scoring in this game..

            4. balint84
              • 4 Years
              4 months, 19 days ago

              Torres or Jota next week?

            5. Right In The Stanchion
              • 1 Year
              4 months, 19 days ago

              Raphinia has looked decent for Leeds. Bad pass then but some nice skills.

            6. Gobigorgohome
              • 9 Years
              4 months, 19 days ago

              Stupid from Richarlison

            7. Dynamic Duos
              • 7 Years
              4 months, 19 days ago

              Wow Richarlison muahaha

            8. NABIL - I had 4 Spurs GW1
              • 8 Years
              4 months, 19 days ago

              Did Bruno to KDB for free.

              Will I still be punished?

            9. keefyefc
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 2 Years
              4 months, 19 days ago

              Copied & pasted from the BBC website
              There have been 31 shits so far in this game. 31 shots so far. The record (since 03-04) for a Premier League 0-0 is 50 (Man Utd v Sunderland, April 2006).

              1. Sun Jihai
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 9 Years
                4 months, 19 days ago

                Lol

                1. keefyefc
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 2 Years
                  4 months, 19 days ago

                  It's still there !

                  1. keefyefc
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 2 Years
                    4 months, 19 days ago

                    Now corrected

            10. Flair
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              4 months, 19 days ago

              2 Chelsea defenders playing tomorrow and that's it, this is going to be a bloodbath!

              1. james 101
                • 9 Years
                4 months, 19 days ago

                Tempted to add Zouma to my own team

                1. Flair
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  4 months, 19 days ago

                  Reece and Chill, actually

            11. Pedram
              • 7 Years
              4 months, 19 days ago

              Unbelievable that this game will end 0-0

              1. Wild Rover
                • 10 Years
                4 months, 19 days ago

                Timing

            12. BenDavies
              • 8 Years
              4 months, 19 days ago

              Thanks for banning/removing that fake goal post mods

            13. Hazz
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              4 months, 19 days ago

              Come on DCL, please nab something.

              1. BenDavies
                • 8 Years
                4 months, 19 days ago

                Still 15 minutes left. DCL likes to leave it late.

            14. Gobigorgohome
              • 9 Years
              4 months, 19 days ago

              Wow Mark gets Ayling points for Cancelo
              unbelievable

              1. Rainer
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 4 Years
                4 months, 19 days ago

                When you know you know...

              2. Super Saints
                • 4 Years
                4 months, 19 days ago

                This game is all luck mate

                1. Daniel - When to BB?
                  • 11 Years
                  4 months, 19 days ago

                  He is the jammiest manager off all time. That is proven

            15. Party time
              • 2 Years
              4 months, 19 days ago

              Richarlison forgot to read the script

            16. tafrère
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              4 months, 19 days ago

              Come on Hamez...

            17. djoker_nole
                4 months, 19 days ago

                Leeds will expose the fraud Lampard next week

              • ChickenTikkaMoSalah
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 5 Years
                4 months, 19 days ago

                Feels nice to have 10 players including Vardy(C) to play

              • _Ninja_
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 10 Years
                4 months, 19 days ago

                raph goal

              • diesel001
                • 4 Years
                4 months, 19 days ago

                Rafinha G

              • g40steve
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                4 months, 19 days ago

                Rafa G

              • Party time
                • 2 Years
                4 months, 19 days ago

                This ref is so boring