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How to use teams’ specific weaknesses to pick the right FPL assets

Despite selling Jamie Vardy (£10.3m) for a hit on Friday, Gameweek 12 turned out to be a pretty good one for me.

After taking my second minus four of the season to accommodate Mohamed Salah (£12.3m), I returned a total of 70 points and as a result, now sit 202,736th overall, with my Wildcard still intact.

So, as focus turns to Gameweek 13, I’m going to have a look at where teams have been conceding most of their chances from this season, in the hope of identifying one or two transfer targets for the Christmas period. 

I’ll then have a closer look at some of the players who stood out, and also discuss plans going forward.

WHERE TEAMS CONCEDE THE MOST CHANCES FROM

Using data from the Premium Members Area, I’ve had a look at where each team is most susceptible to conceding chances. This is something I like to keep track of during the season, in an attempt to find out which fantasy options can exploit those weaknesses. 

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  1. Johan Queef
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    What would you do? 2FT & 0ITB (WC still available)

    McCarthy

    Robbo, Chilwell, Lamptey, Taylor

    Bruno C, Mahrez, Son, Grealish

    Kane, Bamford

    (Steer, Ziyech*, Mitchell*, Brewster)

    I'd originally planned using Son/Kane to get KDB but the hold on those has been working. TV is poor so reluctant to get rid if i'd be buying them again soon on WC.

    A) Ziyech to Bowen/Soucek/someone else & save other (bench Lamptey or Taylor)

    B) Ziyech move & upgrade Mitchell or Lamptey to R.James or City defender

    Any other advice would be grand as i'm just treading water around 1.5mil every week!

  2. Shark Team
    • 3 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    A) KDB(C) + Lamptey

    Or

    B) Bruno(C) + Robbo

    For this gw only

    1. Roy Rovers
      • 6 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      A for me.

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

    What would you do here?

    A) Kilman > Taylor (0.0 ITB)
    B) DCL/Dunne > Adams/James -4 (0.5 ITB)

    Martinez
    Chilwell Lamptey Kilman
    Salah KDB (c) Bruno Son Grealish
    DCL Bamford

    Forster Brewster Mitchell Dunne

    Cheers.

  4. Tsparkes10
    • 2 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Torress in for a hit and bench DCL or simple Salah to kdb?

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

      I’d not want to be without KDB given their fixtures.

    2. CBonci
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Salah > KDB of those 2 options

    3. nerd_is_the_werd
      • 1 Year
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Only Torres for free.
      If he's lucky, he might get more than 10 points, but that's about it.

      Otherwise, Salah to KDB is good, although he just increased in price.

  5. Drogba Legend
    • 3 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Save FT, Son out, or Son and DCL out for a hit? Maybe even drop Robbo to someone?

    Mendy
    Robbo - Chill - Dallas - Dias
    KDB (C) - Son - Grealish - Salah
    Bam - DCL

    Steer - Giroud - Stephens* - Douglas*

    A) Save
    B) Son > Rash, Bowen (allows me to do DCL > Kane next GW), Mahrez or Torres
    C) Son + DCL > Bruno + 6.5 forward (-4)
    D) Son + Robbo > Bruno + Stones/Mendy/Cancelo (-4)
    E) Son + Giroud > Bruno + De Cordorva Reid (-4)

    Cheers!

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

      Why son out? He’s doing great.

      1. Drogba Legend
        • 3 Years
        4 months, 4 days ago

        Mainly to get Bruno until GW16 when Spurs fixturs change

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

    Best defender to add for 4.8m or leas?

    A. Stones?

    B. Somebody else (who?!)

    Also have Zouma Dallas Chillwell 3.9

    1. tossula
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Luke Shaw

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

        Interesting. I’ll look at his numbers.

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

        Any reason not to pick stones?

        1. tossula
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          4 months, 4 days ago

          Stones seems solid but he may get rotated with laporte or ake ( like walker and cancelo).

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

            Yes. I guess this is true if any city asset.

            1. panda07
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              4 months, 4 days ago

              Shaw will be rotated with Telles

              1. norab
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 11 Years
                4 months, 4 days ago

                There is absolutely no evidence what so ever that Shaw will be rotated with Telles. Zero.

                1. panda07
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 8 Years
                  4 months, 4 days ago

                  Do you think Shaw will start every game?

  7. Chelsea91
    • 2 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Come on Zaha score Hatrick , My captain

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

      Good luck

      I’m tempted yoo

      1. Chelsea91
        • 2 Years
        4 months, 4 days ago

        GL to you too

  8. Manumana
    • 5 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Play 1

    A.Coufal
    B. KWP

    THX

    1. Gabbiadini
      • 3 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Coufal. just.

    2. He Kane He Saw He Conquered
      • 10 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      coufal

  9. JURGENAUT
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    4 months, 4 days ago

    For next 3 fixtures:

    A) Lookman
    B) Soucek

    Thanks

    1. He Kane He Saw He Conquered
      • 10 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      lookman

  10. Alisson WondHaaland
    • 5 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    What to do here?

    Mccarthy
    Robbo Chilwell Dias
    Grealish KDB Salah Bowen
    Vardy Bamford Watkins

    4.0 Bissouma Taylor Ferguson

    2FT, 0.5 ITB

    Thinking of selling one/two of Robbo, Chilwell, Bowen, Vardy but not too sure about who to bring in?

    1. Avery
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Get Bruno in maybe by upgrading Bowen ?

      1. Alisson WondHaaland
        • 5 Years
        4 months, 4 days ago

        Perhaps, Would have to be Bowen + Vardy to Adams/Welbeck + Bruno, think its worth it?

  11. Corona is not good 4 U
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Son an Vardy -> de Bruyne and Bamford for - 4?

      Thank you!

      1. nerd_is_the_werd
        • 1 Year
        4 months, 4 days ago

        Nope, Son and Vardy are key players imo.
        Would find other ways of getting KDB.

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

        Honestly I’m not sure I’d hit it

        Though KDB cap swings it maybe

      3. Corona is not good 4 U
          4 months, 4 days ago

          Thank you both!

      4. Aftermath
        • 5 Years
        4 months, 4 days ago

        Got aguero as a hunch, thoughts?

        Martinez
        James Justin Robertson
        Son KDB Grealish Cavaliero
        Kane Adams Aguero

        1. Drogba Legend
          • 3 Years
          4 months, 4 days ago

          Might be one week too early

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

          Could be awesome. Or not. So hard to guess.

        3. He Kane He Saw He Conquered
          • 10 Years
          4 months, 4 days ago

          I havent forgotten his 45 min injury cameo when i went too early last time...

      5. Roy Rovers
        • 6 Years
        4 months, 4 days ago

        It doesn't feel right having Vestergaard sat on the bench.....Is this okay?

        Martinez
        Dallas Zouma Balbuena
        Salah Bruno KDB (C) Grealish
        Vardy Bamford Wilson

        Forster Soucek Vestergaard Taylor

        1. nerd_is_the_werd
          • 1 Year
          4 months, 4 days ago

          I'd probably play Vestergaard instead of Dallas or Balbuena tbh.
          Would also play Soucek instead of Wilson.
          Is a tough call of course.

      6. Dr. Ante Pavlovic
        • 3 Years
        4 months, 4 days ago

        Is a bench consisted of Button, Soucek, Coufal, Justin worth of bench boosting this week?

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

          I often think Dgw is best for bench boost if you have the right team.

          1. Gabbiadini
            • 3 Years
            4 months, 4 days ago

            I agree.

          2. Avery
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 4 days ago

            Or triple captain

        2. TorresMagic™
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • Has Moderation Rights
          • 11 Years
          4 months, 4 days ago

          Is Button starting?

          1. Dr. Ante Pavlovic
            • 3 Years
            4 months, 4 days ago

            Ofc not, when will we know which teams will have a DGW do you know?

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

        Rephrased

        A current defence is Zouma Dallas Chillwell 3.9

        Have 4.8 to add one more player.

        A. Stones
        B. Shaw
        C. Someone else (who?!)

        Thanks!

        1. Mile Plankton
          • 8 Years
          4 months, 4 days ago

          I am going for A

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

            Yes. Thinking so too

        2. nerd_is_the_werd
          • 1 Year
          4 months, 4 days ago

          Probably Stones.
          Those three are fairly nailed to start.

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

            Cheers

      8. He Kane He Saw He Conquered
        • 10 Years
        4 months, 4 days ago

        start KWP or Lamptey?

        thanks

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

          Coin toss

          Kwp maybe

          1. He Kane He Saw He Conquered
            • 10 Years
            4 months, 4 days ago

            yeah just think kwp in better team playing worse team (on form)...but not finding it easy

      9. goOnrobbo
        • 1 Year
        4 months, 4 days ago

        Play Bednarek or Dallas?

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

          Dallas has a great fixture and some solid firm

          1. goOnrobbo
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 4 days ago

            Thanks!

      10. Corona is not good 4 U
          4 months, 4 days ago

          Salah -> de Bruyne for free?

          Thank you!

          1. Tsparkes10
            • 2 Years
            4 months, 4 days ago

            Very tempted. Can get Salah back quite easily with a wc or downgrading Werner

        • Wolfman180
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          4 months, 4 days ago

          Who would you rather have for the next 4 or so GWs??
          A) Salah
          B) Bruno

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

            Coin toss

            I have both

        • tinear
          • 1 Year
          4 months, 4 days ago

          Is KdB a rotation risk this week?

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

            Always, albeit not as bad as some of his teammates

          2. Mile Plankton
            • 8 Years
            4 months, 4 days ago

            Can't imagine Pep not starting him. But I guess there is a risk.

        • nerd_is_the_werd
          • 1 Year
          4 months, 4 days ago

          Pick one to start:

          Ward-Prowse - ARS (a)
          Bednarek - ARS (a)

          1. nerd_is_the_werd
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 4 days ago

            Anyone?

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

              I’d always play the attacker, so JWP for me

          2. nerd_is_the_werd
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 4 days ago

            Seems logical.
            Only concern is that JWP hardly scores from open-play, and not on penalties.
            But can get an assist from corners and free-kicks.
            Looks like a last minute decision.

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

          Gtg?

          Martinez
          Chillwell Stones Zouma
          Salah KDB(c) Bruno(vc) Son Grealish
          Wilson DCL

          (Steer Dallas 4.4 3.9)

          1. estheblessed
            • 6 Years
            4 months, 4 days ago

            That midfield is top quality. Very good team there.

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

              Thanks mate

        • Stand By Mee
          • 4 Years
          4 months, 4 days ago

          Play:
          A) Justin EVE
          B) Ayling NEW
          ?

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

            B I guess

          2. GreennRed
            • 9 Years
            4 months, 4 days ago

            Justin.

        • Shark Team
          • 3 Years
          4 months, 4 days ago

          KDB outscores Salah next 2 for sure right?

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

            60/40

          2. Klaren
            • 3 Years
            4 months, 4 days ago

            Far from “for sure”

          3. nerd_is_the_werd
            • 1 Year
            4 months, 4 days ago

            Assuming they both start all games, I'd say it's more like 70/30.

        • estheblessed
          • 6 Years
          4 months, 4 days ago

          G2G?

          Martinez
          Chillwell, Dier, Vestergaard
          Son, Bruno(c), Grealish, Salah
          Vardy, DCL, Bamford

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

            Solid

            Thoughts on my lot (above)?

        • C_G
          • 5 Years
          4 months, 4 days ago

          What should I do? 1 FT, 0.1 ITB!

          GTG?

          Mendy

          Chilwell Lamptey Crewsswell KWP

          KDB Bruno Son

          Watkins Kane DCL

          Foster Jota Mitchell Riedewald

          1. Reeker
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            4 months, 4 days ago

            What's your plan with Jota?

        • Reeker
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          4 months, 4 days ago

          Do Sheffield United have any wingers besides Oliver Burke? Seems they are stuck in their current tactical formation.

          1. Bojam
            • 3 Years
            4 months, 4 days ago

            Ben Osborn has played as a left winger in his Forest days. More like a wide midfielder really. Good crosser but not particularly pacey or much of a dribbler.

            Alternatively, I guess they could play Burke and Brewster as inside forwards either side of a centre forward. Probably McBurnie as a target man or perhaps McGoldrick in a false 9 role.

            1. Reeker
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 7 Years
              4 months, 4 days ago

              How much longer can Wilder keep playing the same formation with different personnel and expect things to change is the real question

        • Nay08
            4 months, 4 days ago

            Need some thoughts folks.

            Martinez, 4.0
            Chilwell, Lamptey, Bednarek, Masuaku, 4.0
            Salah, KDB, Son, Grealish, ASM
            DCL, Bamford, Watkins
            1FT, 2.6 ITB

            - plan to do Son to Fernandes this week for at least 2 weeks
            - want to have spurs from gw16 onwards (Kane, but can be Son if need extra funds)
            - eyeing west ham assets esp Bowen and Creswell. not really comfortable with Masuaku even though he plays more forward than Creswell.
            - thought on ASM? I mean he is a great option for a 7-8th attacker. at his price while playing as a winger up front is great. but he keeps getting yellow/orange flag and not deliver lately.

            what do you think? anything to add folks?
            really appreciate it.

          • bigbudgie
            • 6 Years
            4 months, 4 days ago

            Hi team. Halp!
            Transferred in Jesus and Mahrez for the flop (in terms of points) against Fulham, then forgot about the Friday deadline last week and ended up with Jesus (c) for the 0-0 with United!

            What to do here? 2FT 2.3 ITB

            Ryan
            Chilwell Coufal KWP Lewis 4.0
            Fernandes Son Mahrez Bowen Bissouma
            Kane Jesus DCL

            0.3 short of Son > KDB in 1 move.

            1. bigbudgie
              • 6 Years
              4 months, 4 days ago

              Jesus > Wilson, Mahrez > KDB?

              Cue Jesus/Mahrez goalfest

          • C_G
            • 5 Years
            4 months, 4 days ago

            Should I:

            A) play KWP or Lamptey
            B) do Jota ---> Soucek on FT and play him