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The triple-ups I am considering for Blank Gameweek 18 Free Hit squad

Blank Gameweek 18 is just around the corner, and I wanted to use this opportunity to present some picks I feel should be part of your squad if you are opting to use the Free Hit.

At the time of writing, there was a lot of uncertainty looming around Spurs so, for the purpose of this piece I steered clear of the two clubs.

After all, the best way to maximise a Free Hit squad is to base as much as you can on things you are certain about.

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1,597 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Nightcrawler
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 18 days ago

    Any chance jamal lewis plays this gw?

    1. Yank Revolution
      • 9 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      He's terrible, dont worry

  2. Rhodes your boat
    • 4 Years
    1 month, 18 days ago

    Those with wc, FH, Tc left and not activated any what are you doing?

    1. PogBruno
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      Keeping all for later

      1. Rhodes your boat
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 18 days ago

        Tempted here too, how you looking for this week?

        1. PogBruno
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 18 days ago

          Tierney Dias
          Kdb Bruno son
          Kane Wood Brewster

          Not a single player I would want from the FH teams out here, hence not bothered

          1. Rhodes your boat
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 18 days ago

            In a similar scenario, we have the big hitters for the week

      2. BooYaKasha
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 18 days ago

        This

    2. Keeptrying
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      sitting this out and remaining calm amidst the chaos.
      Happy with my ten man team hahaha

      1. Rhodes your boat
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 18 days ago

        I’m trying to do the same but manic on here!

        Got these 6 so far
        Stones holding
        Kdb Bruno son
        Kane

        May take a -4 to get a couple more in

        1. Keeptrying
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 18 days ago

          You have the main ones!

    3. Flair
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      1 month, 18 days ago

      WC25, BB26, FH19/29, TC in a smaller DGW - there will be many.

      1. Labile
        • 2 Years
        1 month, 18 days ago

        ^

    4. CRO KLOPP
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      FH 18
      No chip 19

    5. jason_ni
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      I'm tempted to wc, and set myself up for a bb in 19..
      Hard to know, the season could just get crazier as we go on.

      Have a decent team as it is tho.
      Cancelo, dier, Taylor*
      Kdb, son, bruno, saka, burke*
      Kane

    6. diesel001
      • 4 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      Planning tomorrow after I have a bit more info. Will decide whether to play any chip once I have digested the fixtures and FA Cup draw.

  3. jason_ni
    • 5 Years
    1 month, 18 days ago

    Is zouma still safe choice to keep, looking at 19 onward?

    1. Pukkipartyy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      Yep

  4. AnyoneButLiverpool
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 18 days ago

    Guys, I need help. This is my first season playing and I don't know what to do after all the latest news.

    Martinez Button

    Cancelo Dier Ayling Coufal Taylor

    KDB Bruno Son Grealish Soucek

    Kane DCL Watkins

    1.5m in the bank and 1 FT. Already used 1 FT to get KDB for Salah.

    1. jayzico
      • 10 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      DCL is out

    2. jayzico
      • 10 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      WC. There has been hardly any rises. Believe me, I hit WC as soon as I could

    3. BooYaKasha
      • 9 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      FH

  5. Jinswick
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    1 month, 18 days ago

    ESR going up tonight?

    1. Miguel Sanchez
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      Prob not - everyone bringing in will be on WC or FH

  6. arkom
    • 4 Years
    1 month, 18 days ago

    Lloris
    XXX / Cancelo / AWB / Tierney

    A) Reguilón

    or?

    B) Stones

    1. Werner Bros
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      A for me. More attacking threat. But depends what you do with the extra money from Stones

  7. QUEN
    • 2 Years
    1 month, 18 days ago

    Jesus not on anyone’s radar or have I missed something

    1. Niho992
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 18 days ago

      He is blank machine.

    2. ivantys
        1 month, 18 days ago

        Don't go there

      • Brosstan
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        1 month, 18 days ago

        Owned him earlier in the season, an absolute garbage player, even when nailed hes a shite pick

      • Tomsk
          1 month, 18 days ago

          If I could be sure he'd start I think I'd go or him. (I think he'll start but only about 75% sure).

        • Camino Aleatorio
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          1 month, 18 days ago

          Dead Money usually

          But one day ... he will actually score a goal

        • Yank Revolution
          • 9 Years
          1 month, 18 days ago

          There's a reason he's not on the radar.

      • timawflowers
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 18 days ago

        which move to make
        a - Gündogan and lacca
        b - wilson and saka

        thanks

        1. Miguel Sanchez
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 18 days ago

          B

      • Kuqi Monster
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 18 days ago

        Best pick out of ESR and Saka?

      • LewanGOALski
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 18 days ago

        Leno or Darlow ?

        1. Kuqi Monster
          • 10 Years
          1 month, 18 days ago

          Leno. Toon GK situation would make me nervous.

        2. Luton_Fan
          • 11 Years
          1 month, 18 days ago

          Darlow but have Dub as sub keeper just in case

      • Coaly
        • 8 Years
        1 month, 18 days ago

        Start Cieran Clark or Rob Holding?

        1. Luton_Fan
          • 11 Years
          1 month, 18 days ago

          Clark

      • airzeppelin
          1 month, 18 days ago

          How's this looking? Cheers.
          No FT

          Martinez
          Cancelo - Wan B - ------
          Grealish - Zaha - KDB (C) - Fernadez - Son
          Wilson

          Out
          Chilwell Justin Zouma
          Bamford Adams

          1. AK_FC
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 18 days ago

            Aston Villa.game canceled. So Martinez and Grealish not playing. Spurs will play Fulham.

            1. airzeppelin
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Thanks for the update. Now I'm in trouble!

          2. Badgevilla
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 18 days ago

            Lads if I have two free transfers this week then decide to free hit do I still get two next week or just the one? Thanks and sorry for the question that has probably been asked a million times over .

            1. ivantys
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Just one

              • _Ninja_
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 10 Years
                1 month, 18 days ago

                1 next week

            2. Alisson WondHaaland
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 18 days ago

              So many people panicking over the DGW stuff, in other news Antonio is starting!

              1. Nanoelektronicar
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 6 Years
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Kane and Raphina/Grealis to Antonio and KDB it is for me then. No BB, maybe TC.

                1. jason_ni
                  • 5 Years
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  Selling kane, this gw seems a strange choice.

                  1. Nanoelektronicar
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 6 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    GW 19.

                    1. jason_ni
                      • 5 Years
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      Makes more sense!

              2. ted mcnure
                • 10 Years
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Indeed! Brickhouse Mickey is just what I need for gw19!

            3. KUN+10
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 6 Years
              1 month, 18 days ago

              *Bottomed* My chips live to see another day. How does this look? Took a hit to field 10...Mitchell first sub. Any other moved I should consider? Thanks!

              Martinez*
              Cancelo, Diaz, Dier, Holding
              KDB(c), Bruno, Son, Smith Rowe
              Kane, Wilson
              (4.0, Mitchell, Grealish, Bamford)

            4. Pukki Party
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 18 days ago

              Not following. What do we know about gameweeks 26 and 29 after the draw?

              1. Salarrivederci
                • 4 Years
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Just think people are now guessing the outcome for 4th and 5th round results, and that leads to 3 'crappy' fixtures in BGW29 or something.

                3 crappy fixtures in BGW29 would be the absolute best to FH for me since I would probably not own many of those players 😉

            5. Slitherene
              • 2 Years
              1 month, 18 days ago

              Which option seems best?

              A) Salah, Watkins -> Sterling, Richarlison
              B) Salah, Watkins -> Rashford, Jesus
              C) Salah, Taylor -> Sterling, Stones

              1. Pukkipartyy
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 2 Years
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Is sterling fit?

            6. Pukkipartyy
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 2 Years
              1 month, 18 days ago

              What is this C.Wilson rumored injury?

              1. Camino Aleatorio
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 2 Years
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Wut

                I don’t want to waste my free hit. This week already sucks.

                Had 10 players, now 8

                1. Pukkipartyy
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 2 Years
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  Dont think he is injured. Some one just was talking about it...

            7. Finding Timo
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Sorry repost ! Is 7 ok for Gw18 or should I FH? Already taken -4 but can reverse that by FHing

              • Better luck next year
                • 1 Year
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Would you free hit if you could only field 8 players, possibly 6 if Mitchell and Reguilon get benched?

              • Brosstan
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 6 Years
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Schedule changes forced me to play WC as my team was no longer set up well for the BB and in that case the FH felt like a waste when WC can do the job for both 18 and 19.

                Thoughts on this quickly mashed together garbage?

                Areola - McCarthy
                Stones - Cancelo - Tierney - Maguire - Coufal
                KDB - Bruno - Rashford - Soucek - Lookman
                Kane - Bamford - Wood

                ...

                1. Bobby Digital
                  • 3 Years
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  I'd like Son if I was on a WC/FH

                2. jason_ni
                  • 5 Years
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  Antonio over wood?

                  Maybe saka over lookman as well, rest looks decent.

                  Avoiding salah?

                3. Nanoelektronicar
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 6 Years
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  It's difficult to get the good form both worlds (blank and double) with that strategy, although saving FH is an advantage. Also, how good BB team could you muster if Leeds and Saints are out of dgw?

              • Madderegern
                • 6 Years
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Hit the Free Hit button... its done. Y'all have a good time panicking until deadline.

              • The 12th Man
                • 7 Years
                1 month, 18 days ago

                FH or WC?
                Martinez,Johnstone
                TAA, Dias, Dallas, Coufal, Chilwell
                Salah, KDB, Fernandes, Grealish, Raphinia
                Kane,Watkins, Bamford

                1. The 12th Man
                  • 7 Years
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  Opps. KDB should be Soucek.

              • LeicesterA
                • 6 Years
                1 month, 18 days ago

                Last minute switch to FH. Is this about par for the course and GTG?

                Leno
                Cancelo - Tierney- AWB
                KDB - Son - Bruno - Rashford - Saka
                Kane - Wilson

                Thanks very much!

                1. The 12th Man
                  • 7 Years
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  Yes, very good.

                  1. LeicesterA
                    • 6 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    Thank you. Fingers crossed!

                2. Werner Bros
                  • 5 Years
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  It's a ditto of mine except I have Darlow in place of Leno.

              • COVID-CASUAL
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  No idea what to do - especially if Leeds-Soton off - so think I’ll just do nothing.

                  I’m sure doing something would be better, but eh.

                • greggles
                  • 10 Years
                  1 month, 18 days ago

                  I have no goalkeeper. I am planning to do Salah > KDB (c) and Balbuena > Stones for 4 points. Leaves me 0.2 ITB and I really don’t want to get rid of Martinez. This would be my team for this week at present:

                  Xxxx / xxxx
                  Taylor* / Stones / Cancelo
                  Saka / KDB(c) / Son / Fernandes
                  Brewster / Kane

                  Got Grealish, Bamford, Bednarek, Justin, none of whom I really want rid of with DGW coming up, but i’m Open to suggestions. Any thoughts?

                  1. Keeptrying
                    • 7 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    I am going without GK this week, also have Martinez

                  2. HashAttack
                    • 3 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    No idea if AVLvEVE goes ahead or who will be fit - could leave your AVL players with just the one fixture, away to MCI

                    1. greggles
                      • 10 Years
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      Good point. In that case, would you ditch Martinez or Grealish?

                      1. HashAttack
                        • 3 Years
                        1 month, 18 days ago

                        I ditched Grealish even though it meant only getting 7.3 for him
                        Not sure on my GK situation - Have both Martinez and McCarthy and tempted to swap one of them for Lloris

                • Right In The Stanchion
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    Really want Aubameyang in, he’s such a differential.

                    On pens, plays 90 mins. Could easily get a brace.

                    1. Keeptrying
                      • 7 Years
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      The same argument was made for the last 17GWs. At some stage he will get his brace or hattrick though, so up to you.

                      1. jason_ni
                        • 5 Years
                        1 month, 18 days ago

                        Yeah...thats the one flaw in this argument... 3 goals in 17, will be a massive upturn for him to haul now.

                  • JIC
                    • 6 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    How’s this for the FH;

                    Leno (Sanchez)
                    Cancelo, Dier, Tierney (Mitchell, Yedlin)
                    Son, KDB, Gundogan, Bruno (Anguissa)
                    Kane, Wilson, Lacazette.

                    Any changes?

                  • Pukki Party
                    • 3 Years
                    1 month, 18 days ago

                    Need blackbox to start asap

                  • Right In The Stanchion
                      1 month, 18 days ago

                      Who’s got the clean sheet odds?

                      1. Right In The Stanchion
                          1 month, 18 days ago

                          Great top of the page. Thank me later...