Scout Notes

Frustrating Watkins shows promise as Grealish hauls despite Barkley absence

West Ham 2-1 Aston Villa

  • Goals: Angelo Ogbonna (£4.9m), Jarrod Bowen (£6.3m) | Jack Grealish (£7.7m)
  • Assists: Bowen, Saïd Benrahma (£6.0m) | Matty Cash (£5.0m)
  • Bonus points: Bowen x3, Grealish x3, Ogbonna x1

U WAT?

Owners of Ollie Watkins (£6.1m) were treated to a torturous Monday evening as the Aston Villa striker registered a zero-point score in Gameweek 10.

It was not for the lack of trying though, quite the opposite, as Dean Smith’s men were arguably the better side in their 2-1 defeat at West Ham. 

Watkins missed a second-half penalty, watched Trézéguet (£5.3m) spurn his square ball from close-range and had a goal ruled out for offside in stoppage time, which would have provided Matt Targett (£4.5m) with an assist.

The last of those incidents left the sourest taste in the mouth considering how close he was to being onside, as well as the fact that Angelo Ogbonna‘s (£4.9m) robust contact with the forward was a key factor in the position of his arm.

Following two blanks in a row, Watkins’ 9.8% ownership might be getting itchy fingers right now, with several factors at play.

The former Brentford forward has now missed three of his last five penalties, which could be enough to see Jack Grealish (£7.7m) step in and take the next one.

That said, a Gameweek 11 home fixture against Newcastle did initially feel like the wrong time to sell a player who was still unfortunate to blank on Monday night and will surely be fired up to put things to right as soon as possible. The Magpies have conceded in three of their last four away matches too.

But, in this exceptional season, the plot thickens further with news coming out of Newcastle’s training camp over the last 24 hours.

Steve Bruce’s club has been hit with a fresh wave of positive coronavirus (COVID-19) tests, four unnamed players and one member of staff contracting the disease in the latest round of testing.

That has seen the game postponed from its Friday-night slot. It might remain in Gameweek 11 but right now, things are very up in the air for Villa assets.

READ MORE ABOUT NEWCASTLE AND VILLA’S POSTPONEMENT

THE GREAL DEAL

There was more positive news for owners of Grealish who registered his third double-digit haul of the campaign thanks to his first-half goal and securing of maximum bonus points.

The big score was especially welcome considering the feared impact of Ross Barkley‘s (£5.9m) absence from the team after he sustained a hamstring injury in Gameweek 9.

Against Brighton, Villa were noticeably jarred by losing Barkley so soon into the match, his replacement Bertrand Traoré (£5.9m) lacking the same level of understanding with Grealish, whose output suffered accordingly.

It seems as if Traoré was turned to in the wake of Barkley’s injury as he was the closest way of replicating the shape and patterns Smith had prepared for that Brighton game.

However, as already mentioned, Villa were the better side at the London Stadium on Monday night as Smith had the time to prepare a different approach in midfield during the week. He selected the set-piece specialist Conor Hourihane (£6.0m) to play a deeper role and asking John McGinn (£5.5m) to fill in at number 10.

The former Plymouth Argyle and Barnsley midfielder cannot match Barkley for cut and thrust on the counter but his set-play delivery, the threat from direct free-kicks and an eye for a killer pass were important, while McGinn replicated some of the energy and dynamism we have seen in the number 10 role recently.

“Hourihane knows the league, he was with us last season, he knows what’s required of him. He’s an outstanding technician, very good with set play delivery but he’s got a great understanding of the players he’s playing with.” – Dean Smith

Knowing that Villa are not a lost cause without Barkley after all is encouraging news for those considering Grealish. That said, the all-action midfielder could potentially benefit from Villa’s postponement and miss fewer games accordingly.

HEY MICKY

Fantasy managers may have to wait a little while before Michail Antonio (£6.2m) is ready for serious consideration again.

The West Ham forward made his return to the team on Monday night starting as the lone centre-forward in David Moyes’ 3-4-2-1 formation, displacing last week’s match-winner Sebastien Haller (£6.1m).

“It is a big boost for us (to have Antonio starting again). It was a tough decision for us because Haller got a goal at the weekend but (Antonio) just gives us something different.” – David Moyes, speaking pre-match

However, a rusty Antonio offered very little in the opening 45 minutes, isolated from West Ham’s midfielders and struggling to keep pace with those around him. The Hammers resorted to lumping long balls forward, hoping Antonio could run onto them and hold play up. Unable to fulfil that role with much success, it made for a very flat opening period, despite Ogbonna’s early set-piece goal.

Therefore, Moyes chose to replace him at half-time, as well as Arthur Masuaku (£4.5m), Haller and Saïd Benrahma (£6.0m) adding more to West Ham’s cause after the break.

“We made a big call tonight but I think to play Michail Antonio was the right call. He’s just not quite fit 100 per cent. If Seb can keep his form up then it will be useful for us.” – David Moyes, speaking post-match

It only took a few moments for Benrahma to have an impact, as he played in a low cross for Jarrod Bowen (£6.3m) to head beyond Emiliano Martínez (£4.8m).

The signs remain very promising for the Algerian international considering that in just three substitute appearances since joining West Ham, he already has three assists.

With Villa pushing West Ham so much even in the second half, Benrahma operated as a left wing-back but what he has produced going forward is sure to trouble Pablo Fornals (£6.5m) for his starting spot on the left-hand side of attacking midfield soon.

“(Benrahma and Haller) came in and done quite well, I don’t agree the full game we played well, but I think that look we are introducing Saïd gently, there were signs there you could see why we are doing that.” – David Moyes

Meanwhile, Bowen registered a double-digit haul from his goal and assist, his first attacking returns since Gameweek 4. His services for the coming weeks are still worth considering though.

80% of the former Hull man’s goal involvements have come at home this season while Manchester United, Crystal Palace and Brighton are the next three to visit the London Stadium this season, combining for just one clean sheet on the road between them thus far.

West Ham United XI (3-4-2-1): Fabianski; Cresswell, Ogbonna, Balbuena; Masuaku (Benrahma 46′), Souček, Rice, Coufal; Fornals, Bowen (Noble 79′); Antonio (Haller 46′).

Aston Villa XI (4-3-3): Martínez; Targett, Mings, Konsa, Cash (El Mohamady 88′); Hourihane (B Traoré 74′), D Luiz, McGinn; Grealish, Watkins, Trézéguet (El Ghazi 73′).

Lessons Learned from FPL Gameweek 10

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2,045 Comments Post a Comment
  1. waldo666
    • 10 Years
    3 months, 14 hours ago

    A) Bamford
    B) Adams
    C) Antonio

    1. Viper
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 11 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      A)

    2. dunas_dog
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      A

    3. waldo666
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      Cheers both.

    4. Phil's Stamps
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      A

  2. Dr. Ante Pavlovic
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 14 hours ago

    Grealish to Mahrez as a punt this week for a hit, yay or nay? How would this look for next gw?

    Mendy
    Chilwell, Justin, Cancelo
    KDB(c), Bruno, Mahrez, Ziyech, Jota
    Vardy, DCL

    Button, Coufal, Brewster, Targett

    1. Viper
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 11 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      Could pay off big. I would but of course, you know the risks

    2. De Gea is GOAT
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 13 hours ago

      Very tempting. But FUL have a bit of form after the win. Might not be a massive score.

  3. Viper
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 11 Years
    3 months, 14 hours ago

    Son & Rodriguez -> KDB & Jota (-4)

    Yay/Nay?

    (Cant afford Son -> Kdb in 1 move)

    1. waldo666
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      KDB (C)?

      1. Viper
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 11 Years
        3 months, 14 hours ago

        Yes

        1. waldo666
          • 10 Years
          3 months, 14 hours ago

          Go for it then I reckon.

    2. Dr. Ante Pavlovic
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      Yay!

    3. Sanchit
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      Yay

    4. Phil's Stamps
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      yay

  4. Ibralicious
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 14 hours ago

    Had to downgrade Robbo to an awkward 5.0 for KDB inclusion, pick one:

    A) Lamptey
    B) Justin

    Cheers!

    1. Keeptrying
      • 7 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      A)

      1. Ibralicious
        • 6 Years
        3 months, 14 hours ago

        Cheers

    2. Ibralicious
      • 6 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      Already have Dallas, so in no rush to get the Leeds lads ^

    3. Silent Friend
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      A

      1. Ibralicious
        • 6 Years
        3 months, 14 hours ago

        Thanks

    4. Phil's Stamps
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 13 hours ago

      A

  5. jia you jia you
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 14 hours ago

    I've triple Villa (Marty, Jack, Oli) and triple City (Sterling, Foden, Walker) so in a bit of trouble this GW!

    1. jia you jia you
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      Thoughts on Martinez + Watkins to Mendy + Adams (have exact money but 0.1 short on Martinez to Mendy for free)?

  6. FC Hakkebøf
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 14 hours ago

    Currently only able to field 9 players this week. What would you do here?

    Martinez*
    Robertson Chilwell Cancelo Lamptey
    KDB Son Grealish Jota
    Kane DCL Watkins
    ____
    Forster; Grealish* Stephens* 3.9

    3.2 itb 1 Ft

    A) Watkins to Bamford (not ideal fixture, but good from gameweek 12)
    B) A + Son -> Salah -4
    C) Watkins + Stephens -> Mahrez + Brewster (gives me a sub)

    Considering keeping Martinez. Might take a hit to switch to McCarthy and bank the cash.

    1. FPL_Hazards
      • 8 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      Forster > Johnstone or another £4.5m

    2. Dr. Ante Pavlovic
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      C maybe

    3. Ibralicious
      • 6 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      A and take the keeperless 0 points, that's 4 points saved

      1. FC Hakkebøf
        • 4 Years
        3 months, 14 hours ago

        -2 but yes...

    4. Sanchit
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      You mentioned Grealish twice.

    5. Phil's Stamps
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 13 hours ago

      A

  7. Silent Friend
    • 9 Years
    3 months, 14 hours ago

    I made 2 transfers thía GW already, if I hit the Freehit button, my team into gw12 will include those 2 transfers or not?

    1. Silent Friend
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      I meant 2 players I bought

    2. FPL_Hazards
      • 8 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      Negative

    3. Keeptrying
      • 7 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      No, your two made transfer would become part of the Free Hit, your team would revert back to GW 10 squad.

      1. Silent Friend
        • 9 Years
        3 months, 14 hours ago

        Cheers
        Hmm

  8. gryffsonofarthur
    • 2 Years
    3 months, 14 hours ago

    Which double transfer to do?

    A) Martinez Kilman to McCarthy Dallas. (Keep Ziyech).

    Or

    B) Martinez Ziyech to Mendy Jota. (Keep Kilman, not 100% starter).

  9. fcsaltyballs
    • 5 Years
    3 months, 14 hours ago

    Martinez
    Robertson Chilwell Cancelo Dallas
    Fernandes Son JamesR Foden
    DCL Vardy

    Forster Brewster Grealish Ferguson

    1 FT, 1.7 itb

    1. Robertson JamesR >> Vestergaard KDB (-4)
    2. JamesR Vardy >> KDB Adams (-4)
    3. Foden JamesR >> Stephens KDB (-4)
    4. Other?

  10. Dr. Ante Pavlovic
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 14 hours ago

    Who would you captain this week?

    A) KDB
    B) Bruno
    C) Mahrez
    D) Vardy

    1. Il Capitano
        3 months, 14 hours ago

        A

      • fish&chips
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        3 months, 14 hours ago

        KDB. Rested, at home, prime fixture

        1. fish&chips
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          3 months, 14 hours ago

          Mahrez if happy to take a risk

      • waldo666
        • 10 Years
        3 months, 14 hours ago

        A

    2. fish&chips
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      Thinking to upgrade forster to a 4.5m / 4.6m keeper to cover Martinez absence this week. Who is the best option?

      A) Johnstone
      B) messlier
      C) McCarthy

      Johnstone looks to have the best fixture but the other 2 might work better for rotation going forward. McCarthy would only leave 0.1 in the bank for next week's planned moves though which might be risky

      1. Keeptrying
        • 7 Years
        3 months, 14 hours ago

        rotating keepers generally does not work.
        Personally I also like to have extra budget with a 4.0 bench keeper

        1. fish&chips
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          3 months, 14 hours ago

          Yeah me too generally but Martinez is out and it might be worth having a playing backup with the fixture pile up and ongoing covid risk. Don't want to sub Martinez out either because he'll have 2 doubles coming up

          1. Keeptrying
            • 7 Years
            3 months, 14 hours ago

            sound argument, and it is often best to follow your plan 🙂

      2. The Train Driver
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        3 months, 14 hours ago

        Get Darlow

        1. fish&chips
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          3 months, 14 hours ago

          Genius. I did see someone with Martinez and darlow as their backup keeper. So unlucky!

      3. S3
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        3 months, 14 hours ago

        Having similar thoughts too....I am thinking Mcarthy a this point

    3. S3
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      3 months, 14 hours ago

      Guys need help here

      Martinez
      Chilwell - James - Cresswell
      Rash - Sterling - Jota - Son - Grealish
      DCL - Vardy
      (Steer - Lamptey - Mitchell- Brewster)
      1.7M ITB

      A) Rash >> Fernandes (C)
      B) Sterling >> De Bruyne (C)...looks like Sterling may be benched again at the weekend after todays game
      C) Rash + Sterling >> De Bruyne (C) + Fernandes (-4)
      D) Rash + Cresswell >> De Bruyne (C) + Coufal/KWP (-4)..... bring in Fernandes or Salah for Sterling in GW12
      E) Rash + Martinez >> Fernandes + replacement GK (Meslier/Johnstone/Mcarthy)

      1. Mr. Chimes
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        3 months, 14 hours ago

        C

    4. Il Capitano
        3 months, 14 hours ago

        1FT - 0.2M ITB - WC available - FH available

        McCarthy (Button)
        Chilwell Zouma Justin Taylor (Mitchell)
        Bruno Sterling Son Bissouma (Grealish)
        Vardy DCL (Watkins)

        Thinking of Watkins to Adams/Bamford this week, then WC next week to get KDB and Salah in and tidy defence.

        Feel as though I would ditch too many players with good fixtures this week or players I'd want back if I WCd now (Vardy, Justin, Son, Grealish).

        1. S3
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          3 months, 14 hours ago

          Sounds like a plan to me

      • Vazza
          3 months, 14 hours ago

          Bissouma’s predicted score against Southampton? I’m really clutching at straws here with Grealish’s absence this week.

          1. Ibralicious
            • 6 Years
            3 months, 14 hours ago

            2 if lucky, but probably 1

        • Labile
          • 2 Years
          3 months, 14 hours ago

          Grealish and Martinez ➡️ Jota and Mendy -4?

          Plan was to always get Jota in next week anyway also have no Liverpool

          1. OptimusBlack
            • 7 Years
            3 months, 14 hours ago

            Okay Do it

          2. Vazza
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              Good moves. The upside should be huge but how do you intend to bring Grealish back in given his great run of fixtures?

              1. Labile
                • 2 Years
                3 months, 14 hours ago

                Hear me out.. Burnley sit back deep West Brom looking far better and Crystal Palace is meh and after that it’s tricky for a while ( then I’d look to bring him back)

            • FC Hakkebøf
              • 4 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              Nope

              1. Labile
                • 2 Years
                3 months, 14 hours ago

                Why ??

            • S3
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 2 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              I will keep Grealish...I think he is a season keeper

          3. DagheMunegu
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            3 months, 14 hours ago

            1 ft 0.1 itb
            Roll ft or Grealish/ Watkins out ?

            Martinez*
            Robbo Chilwell Lamptey Nkounkou*
            Bruno KDB Son Riedewald
            Kane DCL

            Button grealish* Watkins* 3.9*

            1. fcsaltyballs
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              Watkins >> Adams ?

            2. S3
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 2 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              Watkins too Bamford for me

          4. Muscout
            • 1 Year
            3 months, 14 hours ago

            McCarthy
            Chilwell, Cancelo, Lamptey
            Sterling, Bruno, Son, Jota, Soucek
            Kane, DCL

            Steer, Brewster, Kilman, Branthwaite

            2.9 itb

            A) Sterling to KDB
            B) Son to KDB

            1. fcsaltyballs
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              A

            2. _Ninja_
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              A out of those

            3. FC Hakkebøf
              • 4 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              B

            4. ballsy_b
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              B
              In a similar boat with Sterling. Bought him in last GW.
              You'd feel awful if you took him out now and he starts and then hauls.
              Then following week take out for Salah

              1. Muscout
                • 1 Year
                3 months, 14 hours ago

                That’s my thinking! Just wondering if he’ll start

            5. waldo666
              • 10 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              A

            6. S3
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 2 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              I am in a similar dilemma also...but will Sterling even start the game is the question. I am not sure he particularly impressed today

          5. _Ninja_
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 10 Years
            3 months, 14 hours ago

            What to do here with 3.8m? 1FT

            A Podence -> Mahrez
            B Robbo/Podence -> (KWP or Dallas) /KDB
            C Son -> KDB

            Martinez
            Chilwell Zouma Robbo
            Bruno Son Grealish Jota
            DCL Vardy Bamford

            Forster Podence Lamptey Mitchell

            1. fcsaltyballs
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              B

            2. Phil's Stamps
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              3 months, 13 hours ago

              C

          6. fcsaltyballs
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 14 hours ago

            Anyone... please

            Martinez
            Robertson Chilwell Cancelo Dallas
            Fernandes Son JamesR Foden
            DCL Vardy

            Forster Brewster Grealish Ferguson

            1 FT, 1.7 itb

            1. Robertson JamesR >> Vestergaard KDB (-4)
            2. JamesR Vardy >> KDB Adams (-4)
            3. Foden JamesR >> Stephens KDB (-4)
            4. Other?

            1. _Ninja_
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              i like 1, Robbo took a "proper proper knock" tonight

              1. fcsaltyballs
                • 5 Years
                3 months, 14 hours ago

                I did wonder why he was flagged!! Thanks

          7. IRBOX ⚽
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 14 hours ago

            Sterling, Watkins > Jota, Jesus (-4)? Looks too tempting. Sterling might burn me but can’t have an 11.5 rotation risk

            1. fcsaltyballs
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              do you have KDB ?

            2. Flair
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              How will you get Salah next week?

            3. fish&chips
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              Sterling is a hold for me because too much potential for punishment but I do also have KDB. I think he can be moved on after Fulham if necessary.

          8. Don Kloppeone
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 14 hours ago

            RP
            Was planning to save FT this week but yet another spanner in the works!.... do I just suck it up and have no GK and play Cresswell or switch one of the blankers out?

            1FT 0.5itb
            (Martinez*)
            Robbo*, Chilwell, KWP, Cresswell
            KDB (C), Bruno, Ziyech
            Vardy, Bamford, DCL
            (Forster) (Grealish*, Stephens, Branthwaite)

            Options if I use an FT include:
            Grealish > Jota / Martinez > McCarthy / Stephens > Riedwald/ Romeu

            I've left Robbo starred because post-match comments and getting himself strapped didn't look promising!!

            Cheers all

          9. jia you jia you
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            3 months, 14 hours ago

            Are Sterling owners selling now as I just noticed he got 90 last night and Kev got a full rest!
            Despite the fact that I've triple Villa is Sterling to KdB(C) my best play now?
            Thinking it is but will leave me with no playing keeper and no bench cover 🙁

            1. fish&chips
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              Sterling may still start, between him and Torres you would think. It's not like he's never played back to back 90 mins before

              1. jia you jia you
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 4 Years
                3 months, 14 hours ago

                of course he might still play but can't afford to be burned on captaincy for yet another GW!

            2. PompeyUpNorth!
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              Personally I’m keeping Sterling but I have KDB. In your position yes go forward it I’d say

              1. PompeyUpNorth!
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 8 Years
                3 months, 14 hours ago

                *for it

                1. jia you jia you
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 4 Years
                  3 months, 14 hours ago

                  yeah think I will pull the trigger on that one now then decide later if I'll do Watkins to Bamford for a hit (have exact money)

            3. Il Capitano
                3 months, 14 hours ago

                I got priced out of Sterling > KDB yesterday, so I'm relucantly keeping. I'd say rid yourself of the headaches and get Kev in

              • ballsy_b
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                3 months, 14 hours ago

                If you have Sterling already, I wouldn't get rid now before a home game against Fulham. If he starts and hauls, that would be a sickener.
                Think City have topped their CL group so he will be probably be rested before the United game.

                1. jia you jia you
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 4 Years
                  3 months, 14 hours ago

                  making decisions like holding Sterling when the evidence of a benching is strongly there can ruin a season tbh...tough sell but probably the correct play

                2. S3
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 2 Years
                  3 months, 14 hours ago

                  Problem is I am not even sure he impressed today that much to start at the weekend....Mahrez is definitely starting. It will be between him and Torres

            4. Rondon9
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              Thoughts on Grealish to Mahrez for free?

              Cheers

              1. LSK
                • 2 Years
                3 months, 14 hours ago

                Good move as long as the game can’t be played midweek and still in the same gwk

            5. LSK
              • 2 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              Tempted by Grealish to Mahrez, Steer to McCarthy-4 but is it still possible for the game to go ahead this gameweek? Might it be moved to Tues/Weds?

              1. the dom 1
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 6 Years
                3 months, 14 hours ago

                Correct

                1. LSK
                  • 2 Years
                  3 months, 14 hours ago

                  Cheers. Holding tight until Friday anyway so hopefully we’ll have more news by then.

            6. MMN
              • 7 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              Assuming Zaha is back and Wilson and Graelish out, I see two main options -

              A) Kilman > a 4.3 (is there anyone nailed with a decent fixture?)
              B) Wilson > Bamford or Adams

              1 FT 0m ITB. Any thoughts between these two or a better option?

              McCarthy
              Cancelo, Zouma, Chilwell, Bellerin
              Zaha, KDB (C), Son
              Vardy, Wilson*, DCL

              Forster, Graelish*, Kilman, Riedewald

            7. HD7
              • 3 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              Any Zaha owners left around here?
              Wondering if you are selling or hoping he will play vs WBA?

              Have bigger issues to deal with so it would be good If I can wait a week to transfer him out

            8. the dom 1
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 6 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              Any overnight injury news from CL??

              1. FPL.team
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                3 months, 13 hours ago

                Robbo potentially

            9. Silent Friend
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              Bench 1 plz
              A) Bellerin ( Tot)
              B) Coufal (United)
              C) Bisouma ( SOTON?

            10. AshtonJ
              • 3 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              What is everyone’s best FH teams for this week? He’s says pondering FH.....

              1. Flair
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                3 months, 14 hours ago

                Johnstone
                Williams - Cahill - Taylor (Burr, Bernardo)
                KDB (C) - Fernandes - Zaha - Mahrez (Bissouma)
                Vardy - Werner - Jesus

                1. AshtonJ
                  • 3 Years
                  3 months, 14 hours ago

                  No Salah or Bruno ?

                  1. Flair
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    3 months, 13 hours ago

                    Fernandes is Bruno. Can't afford everyone and I don't like Wolves as a fixture.

                    1. AshtonJ
                      • 3 Years
                      3 months, 13 hours ago

                      Thanks Flair. I appreciate your thoughts. Good luck for the GW

            11. Puyol Pants Up
              • 6 Years
              3 months, 14 hours ago

              Sterling and triple villa here.

              What should be my priority?

              I have 2 FT's with Watkins/Targett/Grealish/Sterling

              Sterling and Watkins out?

              1. Phil's Stamps
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 10 Years
                3 months, 13 hours ago

                Need to see rest of squad. Watkins to Bamford for a start.