Scout Notes

Fernandes climbs above Salah in FPL points table as Cavani edges closer to start

Southampton 2-3 Manchester United

  • Goals: Jan Bednarek (£4.5m), James Ward-Prowse (£6.0m) | Bruno Fernandes (£10.8m), Edinson Cavani (£8.0m) x2
  • Assists: Ward-Prowse, Moussa Djenepo (£5.4m) | Cavani, Fernandes, Marcus Rashford (£9.5m)
  • Bonus: Cavani x3, Ward-Prowse x2, Bednarek x1

A stunning second-half comeback won Manchester United the points at Southampton as Edinson Cavani (£8.0m) announced himself as a Fantasy prospect in spectacular style.

The Uruguayan veteran scored two goals and set up another after replacing the ineffectual Mason Greenwood (£7.1m) at half-time.

Other than that, it was Fantasy Premier League (FPL) business as usual at St Mary’s, with more set-piece joy for Saints midfielder James Ward-Prowse (£6.0m) and yet another away day haul from Bruno Fernandes (£10.8m).

Saints Alive – For Half A Game

Southampton led 2-0 at the interval as Ward-Prowse continued his blistering recent form with a fourth goal and second assist since Gameweek 6.

Two bonus points meant it was also a third double-digit score in those five starts and the England international is currently in the top ten FPL midfielders – and the cheapest to make that list.

His goal against United, from a free-kick, shortened David de Gea‘s (£5.4m) involvement in the match as the keeper collided with the post in trying to keep out Ward-Prowse’s pin-point effort.

Red Devils manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wasn’t overly concerned about the Spaniard post-match, probably helped by the fact that Dean Henderson (£5.3m) is an excellent understudy:

A knock just above the knee, so hopefully he’ll be okay for Wednesday, but we don’t know. Let’s have a little scan or check tomorrow, but Dean came on and looked very assured.

The other keeper in action at St Mary’s, Alex McCarthy (£4.6m), was even more assured, producing fine saves to deny Greenwood, Fernandes and Marcus Rashford (£9.5m).

His 20.5% ownership did not enjoy a fourth straight home clean sheet, however, as United turned things round after the break.

Change Is Good

Solskjaer often gives the impression that he’s a conservative manager, but he made some big calls both before and during Sunday’s game.

He handed starts to Greenwood and Donny van de Beek (£6.7m) and the latter again impressed in the balanced role that caught the eye in the Champions League last week.

That role – a mix of defensive shield and midfield conduit – allows Fernandes further attacking freedom, which does dampen the Dutchman’s Fantasy appeal.

The same cannot be said of Cavani. 

Two goals and an assist from 45 stellar minutes positively oozes FPL potential as Solskjaer’s decision to bring the striker on at half-time changed the game.

Small surprise, then, that the United manager was glowing in his praise for the striker:

On the training pitch, in the dressing room and during meal times, how meticulous he is. He is one of the best because of his experience and qualities, that movement. He is one of the best movers you can see. He can peel off the shoulder, he can get in front of you, he can pin you. He wants to be in between the two posts, which I love.

A Foil For Fernandes?

Despite all that love, Solskjaer preferred to start Greenwood ahead of Cavani because the youngster ‘needed the minutes’. And there is also the matter of Anthony Martial (£8.7m), who missed the match through illness.

But United’s almost unhealthy reliance on Fernandes – he’s been involved in 11 of the team’s 16 league goals this season – underlines just how important Cavani could become.

In just 127 minutes of action, he now has more goals (three) than Rashford (two) and Martial (zero) have managed from 1,175 minutes of collective toil up front.

This season’s crazy schedule will demand rotation – particularly around Christmas – but Cavani is beginning to look like a starter, not an impact sub.

If he can take some of the strain off Fernandes, who made it three straight double-digit returns and a fourth consecutive haul on the road, both could flourish.

Whether the pair can combine so well at Old Trafford against far deeper-lying teams than Southampton will be the key, however.

Fixtures Over Form

One thing in the pair’s favour could be United’s short-term schedule.

They’re back on their beloved road, at West Ham, in Gameweek 11 and will also travel to Sheffield United before Christmas.

And their wretched home form – just one win from five attempts – might actually be helped by the arrival of Manchester City and Leeds over the next four Gameweeks as neither side is likely to sit back and frustrate Solskjaer’s side.

Ings Can Maybe Get Better

Saints manager Ralph Hasenhuttl spoke ahead of Gameweek 10 about Danny Ings (£8.3m) maybe being available for the Brighton trip and that could prove to be a nice tonic for his troops:

We had gone seven games unbeaten before now, it’s a good run. And now we’ll need to start another run.

Southampton’s schedule offers little prospect of that, with decent fixtures – Brighton and Sheffield United next and a trip to Fulham – offset by tough home matches with Man City and Liverpool.

Ings would certainly boost the side’s attacking threat, while their defenders are relatively cheap and two, Kyle Walker-Peters (£4.6m and 12.1%) and Jannik Vestergaard (£4.7m and 10.1%), are well-owned.

But their backline is a curious beast this season. 

The four clean sheets they’ve kept the second-best record in the league and yet they’ve conceded at least three goals in four separate matches.


Southampton XI (4-4-2): McCarthy; Walker-Peters (N’Lundulu 90+4), Vestergaard, Bednarek, Bertrand; Romeu, Ward-Prowse, Armstrong (Diallo 90), Djenepo (Long 72); Walcott, Adams. 

Manchester United XI (4-3-1-2): De Gea (Henderson 45); Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Telles (Williams 84); Fred, McTominay, van de Beek; Fernandes; Rashford, Greenwood (Cavani 45).

Lessons Learned from FPL Gameweek 10

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1,038 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Bruce Lee
    • 2 Years
    3 months, 6 days ago

    "Come on the boyyyyyyys"

    - Ben Foster 2020

  2. james 101
    • 9 Years
    3 months, 6 days ago

    Early RMT!

    Martinez
    Cresswell Chillwell Justin
    Salah Bruno KDB Grealish
    Wilson DCL Vardy

    1. FALSE PROFIT
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      3 months, 6 days ago

      Fairly template

    2. Tonyawesome69 WC31 & FH…
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 6 days ago

      Probably GTG depending on the COVID news from Newcastle

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

      Nice!

    4. Gazza2000
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 6 days ago

      Unaffordable

    5. Shineonme
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 6 days ago

      I've got a team value of 104 mill and I cant afford that team

    6. KAPTAIN KANE
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 6 days ago

      Needs some Son in there

    7. HashAttack
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 6 days ago

      I'm 0.9m short - looks like you must have had some of those players for a while - e.g. DCL

      I'm on 104.6 TV / 102.7 SV

  3. ace3.1415
      3 months, 6 days ago

      Would you prefer son vs arsenal or rashford vs west ham?

      1. Tonyawesome69 WC31 & FH…
        • 2 Years
        3 months, 6 days ago

        Both were not overly convincing in their last game but I prefer Son. Arsenal are struggling with Partey injury and WHU defence is solid

      2. jomikijiq
        • 5 Years
        3 months, 6 days ago

        Son

      3. turd ferguson
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        3 months, 6 days ago

        Son

      4. Shineonme
        • 4 Years
        3 months, 6 days ago

        Rashford not for me

    • Karan14
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 6 days ago

      Over the last 6 matches Bamford has missed 8 out of his 10 big chances.

      Are we sure he is a good option?

      1. JBG
        • 2 Years
        3 months, 6 days ago

        Was going to ask Leeds fans the other day.

        Is that the real Bamford they were expecting for this season?

      2. Joey Tribbiani
          3 months, 6 days ago

          that was his trait, that's what he was known for in the championship aswell, nothing new

        • Hazz
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          This is Patrick Bamford we are talking about. He is known for missing sitters.

          Chelsea will be tough but he's still a good option. If he's getting all these chances, and firing all these shots off - chances are he'll score a few.

        • fr3d
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          Bamford is a shockingly bad player, one of the worst in the league. But the team around him provide so much service he destined to score a lot of goals. They've had a tough schedule and the fixtures are easing up a bit now after Chelsea

          1. internal error
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            he's not a bad player at all. His finishing however.....

          2. Sanchit
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Not a bad player.
            A bad finisher.
            A striker has to do a lot more than just finish.
            There is a reason Spain's starting striker has not taken his position yet.

        • Karan14
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          Cheers guys!

          I guess he's bound to score a few goals with Leeds creating so many chances for him but he looks like a frustrating asset to own. Will consider getting him in next week maybe.

        • tisza
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          still a 6m striker with 7 goals in 10 games in a team are always going to try and attack.

      3. McPollolocco
          3 months, 6 days ago

          Reece James or Regiulon for a long term at next gameweek?

          1. Tonyawesome69 WC31 & FH…
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            James

          2. turd ferguson
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Reece james mops up the BAPS

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

            James, i really like the chels def double up if you can

          4. Hazz
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            There is honestly not a lot between the two defences at the moment.

            Both know how to park the bus. Chelsea have been conceding few less headed attempts & shots in the box - but other than that, they are relatively close.

            Both will get a spot of rotation over the Christmas break.

            James is probably the better standalone option with his BPS baseline, crosses & our defensive form. However Regulion is not bad either since doubling-up on defence is great when it works, but sucks when it doesn't.

        • dbeck
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          take the sterling benching on the chin, easy save FT to then move with 2 frees to get Mo in next week

          McCarthy
          Dias Targett Chillwell
          Sterling KDB Grealish Ziyech
          DCL Bamford Vardy

          Forster Soucek Lewis Coufal

        • PocketZola
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          Bamford to wilson or cavani?

          1. dbeck
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            hold Bamford

          2. thepuntmaster
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Hold

          3. turd ferguson
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Wilson will be a great differential

            1. ThisTimeNxtYrRodney
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Just be patient on Wilson and see if the Newcastle covid situation gets any worse. I'm bringing him in but not till Friday deadline. He should have had his test by then.

        • thepuntmaster
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          Which couple going forward?

          A) Zaha + Wilson/Antonio/Bamford
          B) Ziyech + Adams/Welbeck

          Thanks

          1. dbeck
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            A but not sure on Zaha, you got Jack and Jota?

        • Hansel
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          Willing to take a one week punt on a City mid for captaincy this week before switching that player to Salah for GW12. Awaiting CL ofc but thoughts on these?

          A) Mahrez
          B) Sterling
          C) KDB
          D) Just get Salah in directly

          1. Tonyawesome69 WC31 & FH…
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            C

          2. Pegboy
            • 10 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            D

          3. Ha.
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            B

          4. Sanchit
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            A

        • tibollom
          • 4 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          A bit lost at what to do here, with 1 FT and 0.4 ITB...

          Ryan Button
          Lamptey Chillwell Robbo Dallas Ferguson
          Rash Soucek Grealish Ziyech KDB
          Kane DCL Baamford

          1. dbeck
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            i'd bank the transfer

        • davies
          • 6 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          Anyone considering selling Sterling this week?

          I can’t take a benching + price drop needed for Salah funds.,,

          1. dbeck
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            hasnt crossed my mind, just take the benching on the chin and look forward to his point vs fulham

          2. Tonyawesome69 WC31 & FH…
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            At that price point and not a certain to start these days compared to KDB, you must consider getting rid now

          3. Camzy
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 10 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Considering. Most likely won't do it and pray he starts.

          4. HashAttack
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Considering it as I fear him being benched vs Fulham too - Looks like Sterling will drop in price soon and Salah is likely to go up

          5. Shineonme
            • 4 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            I got rid yesterday for salah

        • Mr Ozil
          • 6 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          How to fit in KDB?

          1FT, 0.9 itb

          Martinez
          Chilwell Coufal AWB
          Jota Fernandes Grealish Son
          Kane Vardy DCL

          subs: Steer Bissouma Dallas Mitchell

          1. Ha.
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            How much does Son and AWB leave you for a defender?

        • ZakyJ
          • 5 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          Martinez Forster
          Coufal Robbo Justin Chilwell Mitchell
          Salah Bruno Grealish Son JRod
          Watkins DCL Brewster

          1.7itb 2FT

          whats my best move:

          1. Robbo & JRod > KDB & 4.8m Def (KWP/Dalas)
          2 JRod & Salah > KDB & Jota

          1 obviously gives my a star studded midfield but cheap elsewhere

          1. PascalCygan
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            1

        • Ha.
          • 5 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          To get KDB in

          Ziyech, Grealish, Ryan

          >

          KDB, JWP, Steer

          (-4)

          Y/N

          Or could do the above without the goalkeeper transfer but for Armstrong or Neto in place of JWP.

          1. Sanchit
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Ziyech Grealish to Neto KDB looks good

            1. Ha.
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Thanks

        • turd ferguson
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          How on earth do i get KDB in?

          Maccarthy
          Chilwell James Cancelo Kilman Mithcell
          Salah Grealish Son Bruno Bissouma
          Kane DCL Bamford

          0.6 ITB

          Is there any other option other than- Kane & Grealish > Watkins & KDB ?

          1. Olson
            • 6 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Ern

            Salah to KdB
            KdB back to Salah

            Isn't this... obvious

          2. Baines on Toast...
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 10 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            You might not need him. Focus on the players you have not the ones you don't.

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

            You should maybe be worrying more about your defence

          4. turd ferguson
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            good advice guys thanks. Think i might prioritise Cancelo transfer out

            1. TheDragon
              • 2 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              No - you obviously need KDB this week 🙂

            2. Sanchit
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Transfer out Cancelo?
              He got his rest. He will play now.

          5. Pegboy
            • 10 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Save the FT or sort out your defence - three of them are serious benching risks.

        • Pukkipartyy
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          Wow! TV 105.1m (not bragging :D)
          Whats urs?

          1. TheDragon
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            102.5 and I’m now starting to regret not focussing on it more

            1. PascalCygan
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Same!

            2. Sanchit
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              No correlation between Team value and Points

              1. TheDragon
                • 2 Years
                3 months, 6 days ago

                Yes & no

                It’s getting to the point where I’m 0.1-0.4 off some moves I’m keen on and at my TV it’s getting hard to have 4 premiums whereas I imagine some people with higher TV can

        • PocketZola
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          I'm tired of the safe options and sitting at 120k

          martinez
          dallas rob chillwell
          salah jota grealish bruno
          bam vardy dcl

          subs, lamptey, bisouma, mitchell

          1. Bam to cavani
          2. Bam to wilson
          3. Vardy to Jesus
          4. Bruno to KDB
          5. Jota to Mahrez
          6. Bruno to Sterling
          7. Salah to KDB

          1. Pegboy
            • 10 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            None of them. B at a push, as long as the game goes ahead.

          2. Sanchit
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            1 or 2
            No reason to transfer out Salah Bruno Vardy Jota

          3. FC Hakkebøf
            • 4 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            3.. Depending on the Aguero news..

        • PocketZola
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          Are people sleeping on Jesus?

          1. TheDragon
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            I doubt it - that would be extremely uncomfortable

            1. Ha.
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              I was trying to think of something witty, but congratulations you win.

            2. PocketZola
              • 3 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Blasphemy

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

            The answer to this has always been no and didn't look set to change anytime soon. No pens, not nailed, not very good

        • farmerfat
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          Need Vardy, Watkins, Bowen and Coufal to all hall tonight along with a Martinez penalty save, to have any chance at a green arrow.

          1. Ha.
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            I will allow it

          2. Black Knights
            • 9 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Watkins, Coufal, Martinez and Grealish for me, to avoid a fat red when Vardy delivers.

        • Karan14
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          Just pondering over some moves to get Salah back in GW12.
          Which one looks the best at the moment?

          A) Vardy & Ziyech ➡️ Salah & Bamford

          B) Vardy, DCL & Bissouma ➡️ Salah, Bamford & Brewster -4

          C) Vardy, Ziyech & Bissouma ➡️ Salah, Jota & Brewster -4

          D) Grealish, Ziyech & DCL ➡️
          Salah, Raphinha/6.5m mid & Bamford/Antonio -4

          1. Sous Chef
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            I'm thinking A but with Wilson + doing Cancelo>James

          2. Sanchit
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            You'll do these now or next week?

        • Hryszko
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          What should I do with this lot? Roll the FT?

          Want to get Bruno in ideally, but means Losing Werner & Grealish, possibly for Wilson & Bruno?

          Martinez (Steer)
          Cancelo - Coufal - Lamptey (Dallas & Taylor)
          Salah - KDB - Grealish - Soucek (Burke)
          DCL - Kane - Werner

          0.4m itb

          1. TheDragon
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Kane or Werner has to go if you want Fernandes.

            Can’t have them all. Fernandes is currently a better option than both.

            But yes I’d roll the FT

            1. Hryszko
              • 3 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Werner & Grealish > Fernandes & Wilson looks like what I'll be doing next week if I roll the FT, can't get Fernandes and a half decent forward into my team any other way..

              If I lose Soucek & Werner, it leaves me with like 3.9m for a striker!

          2. Ha.
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            I'm contemplating losing Grealish

            Talisman or not, the majority of his points have come in two fixtures

            1. TheDragon
              • 2 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              His next 6 fixtures are perfect though

              And he is 1000% nailed to start each week which is valuable over Christmas

              1. Ha.
                • 5 Years
                3 months, 6 days ago

                He's arguably delivered in his harder games; blanks against Sheffield, Leeds and Brighton.

                It is tough though, and all it would take is one KDB benching for there to be tears.

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

            The problem at the heart of it here imo is owning both Salah and KdB. And imo that's a long term issue.

            Bruno is essential.

            That triumvirate of Werner, Soucek, KdB needs to be budget/Son/Bruno imo and Salah and KdB fight it out depending on fixtures.

            There is far too much value this year and a rock solid captaincy choice in Bruno/Kane (£21m base price) to be into Salah/KdB for £23.5m

            1. Hryszko
              • 3 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              I can't and won't lose either KDB or Salah, season keeprs imo.. had them both from the start! I'm happy losing a premium forward to facilitate a midfield of Bruno, Salah & KDB..

              It unfortunately means losing Grealish & Werner, and tbh i'm not overly upset about either of those going!

              1. Olson
                • 6 Years
                3 months, 6 days ago

                £23.5m is an insane amount to invest to give a team 4 Captain choices.

                Comes a point where they are not good value if they are not regularly a captain

                Players like Grealish offer incredible value. Maxing out on premiums is not the way to score most points

        • mookie
          • 7 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          Anyone else considering Cavani this week?

          1. internal error
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Might get a ban

            1. mookie
              • 7 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              For what? Didn't watch the game, only seen the goals.

              1. internal error
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 8 Years
                3 months, 6 days ago

                he posted something on his instagram stories that iwill probably be deemed racist regardless on the intent

                  1. mookie
                    • 7 Years
                    3 months, 6 days ago

                    Thanks!

            2. mookie
              • 7 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Or do you mean I might get a ban for even asking that?

              1. internal error
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 8 Years
                3 months, 6 days ago

                looool. def not that unless the mods are anti Utd

          2. thegaffer82
            • 9 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Not really. I'd like to see him start consistently first. But, if you have no other fires to put out, it could be a really shrewd differential.

            1. mookie
              • 7 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Well, I have to replace Jimenez.

          3. D ✅
            • 9 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Good ttransfer will be starting now

        • waltzingmatildas
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          McCarthy Button
          Chilwell James Dias Ayling Mitchell
          Mane Bruno(c) Grealish Jota Soucek
          Kane DCL Bamford

          A) save ft
          B) Mane to KDB(c) (salah in for Kane+Grealish next week)
          C) Mane to Salah

          1. TheDragon
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            B

        • Camzy
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          My team looks fantastic on paper this week. Let's hope my disastrous City transfers for this week start paying me back.

          Good to roll FT?

          Martinez Forster
          Cancelo Zouma James Lamptey Mitchell
          KdB Sterling Son Grealish Jota
          Vardy DCL Davis

          1. internal error
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            How confident will you be that Sterling starts if he plays 90 mins midweek? worst case scenario-You have an easy route to Salah

            1. internal error
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Bruno looks really dangerous with VDB in the side. He looks like a bigger threat in open play

            2. Camzy
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Not confident regardless but I can't remove Sterling ahead of FUL. He gets the game. Regardless of what he does, I can then do: Cancelo + Sterling > Dallas + Salah with my saved 2 FTs. This is the plan.

          2. claretparrot
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Yep Sterling the only headache but if there's a fixture that makes it worth holding and hoping, it's that one!

          3. Flair
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            3 months, 6 days ago

            With Lamptey 1st sub you can afford a Cancelo disappearance, though with Mitchell and Davis up next it may become more nervy. G2G unless any major news is shared, perhaps related to the Villa game.

          4. Karan14
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Yes save. Sterling to Salah an easy move next week.

          5. PascalCygan
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Yes. Keep an eye on City minutes but that could be amazing this GW.

          6. Klaren
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            You'd end up with 10 if Cancelo and Sterling stay on the bench again but if you want to take that risk, it looks good.

            1. Camzy
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              I fielded 9 this week. I'm not afraid!

              1. Klaren
                • 3 Years
                3 months, 6 days ago

                Haha same (8 + 10 minutes gametime of Jimenez)

        • D ✅
          • 9 Years
          3 months, 6 days ago

          Vardy points prediction tonight?

          1. Ha.
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            8

          2. Flair
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            3 months, 6 days ago

            13

            1. D ✅
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Now your talking Flair

              1. Flair
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                3 months, 6 days ago

                You know it mate

          3. TheDragon
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            13 (I’m a non owner)

            Hopefully 1 point though!

          4. drughi
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 11 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            2 goals 3 bonus, 13 points

            1. D ✅
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Please

          5. Sun Jihai
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Will be double digits

            1. D ✅
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Fingers crossed

          6. mookie
            • 7 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            I will be disappointed with anything less than 3 attacking returns.

            1. Flair
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Only 30 will do, personally.

          7. claretparrot
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Loads. So nice to be looking forward to the 5:30 Monday game!

            1. TheDragon
              • 2 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              It’s the hope that kills you

          8. Iceball
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            2 points

          9. Joey Tribbiani
              3 months, 6 days ago

              1 goal, 1 bonus

            • IRBOX ⚽
              • 3 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              1

            • HashAttack
              • 3 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Hopefully 17 points or more as that is the total of all my ML rival captains (DCL, Bruno, Son and Hamez)

            • Shineonme
              • 4 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              8

          10. claretparrot
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            McCarthy
            Zouma - Dias - Robbo
            Foden - Bruno - Grealish - Salah
            Adams - Vardy - DCL
            [Soucek - Dallas - Branthwaite]
            1 FT; £1.3m ITB

            Thoughts on this strategy?
            Salah > KDB this week
            Foden to Jota next week and go Salah-less until it hurts too much...

            1. what\'s my name
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 2 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              yep sounds like a good plan, trust your instincts mate that got you where you are in OR))

          11. built_this_city
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            A Justin goal tonight would be absolutely lovely

            1. It’s gonna Ben Mee
              • 7 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Let me guess: you have him?

              1. built_this_city
                • 3 Years
                3 months, 6 days ago

                i do

            2. TheDragon
              • 2 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              *an own goal

              And I agree

          12. ResultatFar
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Jimenez and Burke need to go this week. Who to get in for around 13m? I am currently looking at Bamford and Foden - any better suggestions?

            1. claretparrot
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 2 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Jota 1000x better option than Foden, and I say that as a Foden owner. Until he starts he's nothing more than a little bit of nausea every time the lineups come out

          13. KAPTAIN KANE
            • 4 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            Sky Sports have confirmed Raul Jimenez suffered a fractured skull in yesterday’s clash with Luiz.
            He is ‘comfortable’ in hospital.

            Thoughts are with him, may he recover in due course.

            1. Pep bites Kun
              • 4 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              Wow that is nasty! Hopes & best wishes for a speedy recovery.

          14. TheDragon
            • 2 Years
            3 months, 6 days ago

            This place is going to be hilarious this evening if Vardy hauls huge or if he blanks

            I’ll get the popcorn in.

            1. Camzy
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              3 months, 6 days ago

              I hope he hauls huge. Would be massive for me.

            2. Flair
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              3 months, 6 days ago

              FPL Twitter is already drawing up battle lines