Scout Notes

Blades defence finally records clean sheet as Wilson blanks again

Sheffield United 1-0 Newcastle

  • Goals: Billy Sharp (£5.5m)
  • Assists: None
  • Bonus points: Ethan Ampadu x3 (£4.3m), Aaron Ramsdale x2 (£4.7m), Sharp x1

Sheffield United finally showed some of the form of last season to record their first win over the season over a poor Newcastle side.

A penalty club legend Billy Sharp (£5.5m) controversially awarded by VAR was enough to give them the 1-0 win.

Free Hitters plumping for Newcastle assets like Karl Darlow (£5.0m) and Callum Wilson (£6.6m) in Blank Gameweek 18 will be fuming at the Magpies display, who were vulnerable at the back and toothless up front.

The performance was made even worse by Ryan Fraser (£5.6m) getting sent off in the first half for two bookable offences. But the Toon were poor even with 11 men on the pitch.

Owners of premium assets looking to target the Blades may also be having second thoughts after a much improved performance.

Battling Blades

Chris Wilder’s backline which was a staple of so many manager’s teams last year has been rightly avoided this season, conceding the third-highest amount of goals in the Premier League.

The Blades had been without a clean sheet all season, and conceded goals to some of the league’s weakest attacks.

Even their last four games where they played Crystal Palace, Burnley and Brighton yielded no clean sheet returns.

But, albeit it against a poor Newcastle team, their defence looked well organised and was barely troubled all game.

Chelsea loanee Ethan Ampadu (£4.3m) scooped the maximum bonus after a strong defensive display. He may even have picked up an assist had Oliver Burke’s (£4.3m) touch not deserted him when going through on goal.

Aaron Ramsdale (£4.7m), who has received a lot of stick since returning to the club from Bournemouth, looked assured between the sticks as he collected two bonus points.

And had Karl Darlow (£5.0m) not been at his best, then wing-back Jayden Bogle (4.3m) would also have added to his goal tally.

Chris Wilder praised his side for their battling display, while playing down any talk of a great escape.

Regardless of what people say about Newcastle, you look at their team and they’ve got some good players, they’ve got some fabulous players off the bench and they’re an established Premier League side and we’re not. They’re established Premier League players and our players aren’t and they’re fighting for their lives and I think you saw that tonight. You saw a team that was fighting for their lives that was brave enough to play as well in and out of possession, stuff was good.”

Chris Wilder

Ogle Bogle

With Sam Baldock (£5.0m) injured, Bogle looks to have nailed down the right wing-back berth at Sheffield United and has put in some eye-catching displays.

The former Derby man bombed down the right hand side and had two attempts in the box well saved by Darlow.

On Tuesday evening, only Anthony Martial (£8.8m) had a higer expected goals tally than Bogle, without scoring.

Add this to his goal and all-round attacking display at Brighton, Bogle could be worth considering once the Blades’ fixtures clear up.

Time up for Bruce?

Steve Bruce’s Newcastle have remained bottom of most stats tables throughout the season.

The Magpies managed to defy the stats and the eye test in the first half of the campaign, picking up some impressive results along the way.

But it appears that these performances are coming home to roost.

The loss to the Blades means no wins in six now for the Geordies, who are sliding worryingly towards a relegation battle.

Fans are now calling for manager Bruce’s head, after watching their side being outplayed by all the bottom three.

But a clearly dejected Bruce quickly confirmed he would not be resigning in the wake of this result.

“Look, you’re asking the wrong person about that. I’ll never, ever walk away from a challenge and I’ve been in it long enough to have that respect. But I understand that, especially watching the first half, we weren’t good enough and at the end of the day I take the responsibility because I pick the team.”

Steve Bruce

Wilsooooooooooooon

Newcastle’s star striker has now gone four games without delivering any FPL returns.

Take penalties out of the equation, and Wilson has not scored since Newcastle’s 2-0 win over Crystal Palace back in Gameweek 10.

Part of this is the fault of his teammates and their tactical set-up, with Wilson appearing lonelier than Tom Hanks’ ball for huge parts of the game.

With his side having so little possession, Wilson is often seen drifting back towards his own goal in search of the ball.

But the striker is also starting to miss big chances which he was gobbling up earlier in the season.

The Toon’s only big chance of the game fell to the hitman, who headed wide from close range.

With Wilson shy of goals and service, he no longer looks to be a viable FPL asset.

Newcastle United XI (5-4-1): Darlow; Yedlin (Murphy 84), Fernandez (Carroll 77), Schar, Clark, Dummett (Ritchie 74) Hendrick, Hayden, Longstaff, Fraser, Wilson

Sheffield United XI (3-5-2): Ramsdale; Bogle, Basham (Brewster 51), Ampadu, Egan, Osborn; Fleck, Lundstram, Norwood; McGoldrick (Jagielka 94), Burke (Sharp 59)

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  1. Catastrophe
    • 10 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Help appreciated, 0.0 ITB, 0 FT.

    Martinez*
    Dias*, Zouma*, Alioski
    KDB*, Fernandes*, Salah*, Soucek*, Son
    Vardy*, Bamford

    (Steer, Bednarek, Brewster, Douglas)

    A) Stick
    B) Zouma -> Stones (-4)
    C) Bednarek -> Coufal (-4)

    (No BB)

    Cheers.

    1. Steve The Spud
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      9 months, 15 days ago

      A for certain

      1. Catastrophe
        • 10 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        Cheers. I was really keen to get 3 City in but given Zouma has DGW and Stones rarely gets attacking returns I guess A makes sense. When I originally planned this, I could afford Cancelo...

    2. BooYaKasha
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      C is tempting, but a luxury move

      1. Catastrophe
        • 10 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        Cheers. Yes, I think I may do this assuming Soton don't have a DGW as from memory their fixtures are going downhill too

    3. Don Kloppeone
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      I'd stick with that tbh mate

      1. Catastrophe
        • 10 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        Ta.

    4. Street Friend
      • 10 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Only do C if the saints game is cancelled

      1. Catastrophe
        • 10 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        Cheers, yep it assumes it will be.

  2. Don Kloppeone
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Morning all. Apologies for the longish post!

    Original plan was to play BB in GW19. However now with my team back in front of me (after FH) it's not looking so rosy:
    * Triple Leeds + Double SOU - with good chance of only having a single match (BHA/ lei)
    * No KDB
    * No second GK

    With 0.2itb and 1FT what's my best move here?

    A) Kane, Son, Forster > Vardy, Rashford, Fabianski (-8)
    B) Son, Kane, Forster > KDB, Antonio, Fabianski (-8) +1.8itb
    C) Kane, Adams, Forster > Vardy, Antonio, Johnstone (-8)
    D) Adams > Antonio (FT)
    E) Kane > Vardy (FT)
    F) Something else!

    In D and E I'd probably have to give up on BB

    Martinez (x2?), Forster*
    Robbo (x2), Dias (x2), Coufal (x2), Dallas (x2?), KWP (x2?)
    Salah (x2), Bruno (x2), Son, Soucek (x2), Raphinha (x2?)
    Kane, Bamford (x2?), Adams (x2?)

    Cheers all

    1. Catastrophe
      • 10 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Probably D or E. The others could all pay off but in general I'm against tearing a Team apart for a single GW especially with the obvious added risks.

      1. Don Kloppeone
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        So you think no BB at all for me?

        Thanks for the reply

        1. Catastrophe
          • 10 Years
          9 months, 15 days ago

          Would probably avoid on the assumption Southampton and Leeds don't have DGW. In principle it should be saved until you have a full bench of DGWers. Also can't help but think with fixtures close together in the DGW all it takes is one Team to have an outbreak and then you could be looking at them going from two fixtures to zero. You may find your strong bench gets called upon regardless of BB.

  3. Hazz
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Assuming the SOU/LEE DGW will become a SGW, team below with [CAPS] having doubles:

    McCarthy
    ROBERTSON / CANCELO / COUFAL
    SALAH / FERNANDES / Son / SOUCEK
    VARDY / Bamford / Calvert-Lewin

    Forster // Raphinha / TAYLOR / Alioski

    I'll likely move DCL onto someone like Antonio. Leeds have a decent fixture anyway, but think BB would be wasted, considering I'd have to do:
    - DCL > [Other]
    - Forster > [Other] (-4)
    - And other changes?

    1. Pukki Party
      • 4 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      If McCarthy is fit that team looks okay for BB for a -4 imo.

      1. Hazz
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        Hmm, I'm on the fence still.
        - Forster: -4 for GKP, who I may well have to sell for a -4 later(?)
        - Raphinha: SGW, but okay option
        - Taylor: Is he even totally fit? Could become a SGW for him, or even null.
        - Alioski: SGW, and potentially at risk given Cooper is back (although Strujik may drop out instead)

        1. Pukki Party
          • 4 Years
          9 months, 15 days ago

          Don't think it's a bad thing to have two playing keepers after 19. Still, have to monitor who's fit.

    2. Chandler Bing
      • 5 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      In a similar boat and considering scrapping the BB idea and going KdB (TC) instead. Will have to take a -8 to BB and even then I'd have triple Spurs, Martinez and Bamford who all have a SGW.

      1. Hazz
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        Yeah that's fair. Then you have to (potentially) worry about getting rid of some of them after (potentially for a hit).

    3. Don Kloppeone
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Similar-ish situation to me (above)

      I think Antonio + a GK is worth the -4.

      My issue is having no KDB/ MCI attack but it means a lot of ripping up/ downgrading to get him in

      1. Hazz
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        Likewise. Honestly with no MCI attack either, Raphinha to Gundogan is a little tempting 😀

        I'll stick the captaincy on Salah/Bruno, I guess.

        1. Don Kloppeone
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          9 months, 15 days ago

          I have Gundo on my FH18 team .... depending how that goes I may go down that road for 19 also!

          1. Hazz
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            9 months, 15 days ago

            Haha, same mate. In that case, good luck for 6PM tonight!

            1. Don Kloppeone
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              9 months, 15 days ago

              You too boss

  4. Steve The Spud
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    9 months, 15 days ago

    I am planning to BB next week

    1FT, 0.2 ITB and this is my bench (all other players have double) - Flappy, Holding, Lacazette, Smith rowe

    any move you can see here? because of budget looks like smith row and holding will have to stay for value

    so laca to ?

    already have triple West Ham so no Antonio

    1. marcos11
      • 1 Year
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Bamford is Leeds do end up having a double if you haven’t him already?

      1. marcos11
        • 1 Year
        9 months, 15 days ago

        if*

    2. Don Kloppeone
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Issue is Laca is a bad price point

      Assume you don't have anyone possible to downgrade by 1.9 to get Vardy in for him?

    3. Catastrophe
      • 10 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      There isn't anyone obvious in Laca's price range that would do better than him home to Newcastle. I personally would save BB until safer times and to be played after a WC. But it could also pay-off given Arsenal's decent fixture and Fabianski. Go with the gut I guess!

  5. BooYaKasha
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Hi All,
    Please rate my GW9 FH team

    McCarthy, (Forster)
    Robertson, Chilwell, Cancelo (Struijk, Douglas)
    Salah, KDB, Bruno, Foden, Soucek
    Vardy, Antonio

    Debating on weather to go Antonio or Bamford

    Thanks!

    1. CONNERS
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Looks good apart from the bench.

    2. Catastrophe
      • 10 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Monitor Antonio's fitness but I believe it is likely Southampton and Leeds don't have DGW so you may need to start again (hopefully this can be confirmed elsewhere on here soon)

  6. Street Friend
    • 10 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Would you bench boost or not? Also which option? If Leeds Southampton moved would you still bench boost? 1FT 3.4ITB

    Current team
    McCarthty Forster
    Dier Zouma Dias coufal targett
    Son Bruno salah soucek Burke
    Bamford Vardy Adams

    Option A. Bench boost and -4 (13DGW 2SGW)
    Forster to Fabianski
    Burke to Harrison

    Option B (10DGW)
    Son to KDB
    Bench targett Burke Adams

    Option C -4 (11DGW)
    son to KDB
    Targett to stones
    Bench Dier Burke Adams.

    1. BooYaKasha
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      D wouldn't go into this one with no KDB in any case

      1. Street Friend
        • 10 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        Thanks- so son to KDB?

        1. BooYaKasha
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          9 months, 15 days ago

          yes,
          and do something with Burke...

          1. Street Friend
            • 10 Years
            9 months, 15 days ago

            Thanks for your help.

            Burke would be 5.6. And no second keeper
            Or
            Burke to 5.0 & Meslier

    2. CONNERS
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Keeping a CS against a woeful, defensive 5-4-1 Newcastle side is a one thing.

      They won't repeat that against Spurs.

    3. CONNERS
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Sorry, reply fail to another post.

  7. Rains of Castamere
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    People ripping their teams apart with hits to get rid of Kane and Son before Sheffield United just seems a bit... dangerous.

    1. Baines on Toast...
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 11 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Sheffield are gonna beat them.

    2. Pukki Party
      • 4 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Going without KDB (CRY, AVL) or Salah (MUN, BUR) just seems a but...dangerous.

    3. Flair
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Can't have them all, especially in a DGW.

    4. Dosh
      • 7 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      No need to rip it up. Planning Kane+Son --> Salah+Vardy (-4)

    5. Don Kloppeone
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Depends who the ripping is for.

      If you are bringing in the likes of KDB, Salah, Vardy then I would back the move tbh.

      Yes, there is a chance Spurs destroy SHU but they are improving defensively and ultimately they have 1 game's less opportunity than their potential replacements

    6. Rains of Castamere
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Personally I think Son matches Salah in one less game.

    7. Fred54
      • 6 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      They just kept their first CS of many.

      1. Dosh
        • 7 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        It was just Newcastle though.

    8. CONNERS
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      This. I think a Sunday League team could've kept a clean sheet versus that Newcastle side.

  8. In a Rush
    • 5 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    I’ve been building towards bb for weeks and now the possibility of these cancellations has done me up the you know what!

    Martinez Button*
    Zouma Coufal Dallas* kwp*Taylor*
    Salah Bruno Grealish* Lookman Bowen
    Kane Vardy bamford*

    0.8itb any ideas please?all players marked are a doubt or now potential single game!

    1. Pukki Party
      • 4 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Looks like no BB for you, but that's a decent team still for the double.

      1. In a Rush
        • 5 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        Cheers for feedback just don’t know where to go with it all the planning to have 15 doubles out of the window.

        1. Pukki Party
          • 4 Years
          9 months, 15 days ago

          Same situation for most. I think the best thing here is to not force a BB just because it looked good 3 weeks ago.

          1. In a Rush
            • 5 Years
            9 months, 15 days ago

            Yeah I guess you’re right it’s just frustrating and no free hit now to deal with blanks and doubles down the line.

            I can do a-12
            Button Grealish Taylor Kane ➡️ Johnstone kdb stones Antonia

            Hate the thought of the -12 and losing Kane as part of that but could resurrect the bench boost.

  9. dshv
    • 4 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Johnstone Antonio Taylor Dallas

    Would you hit the BB ???

    1. Pukki Party
      • 4 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Yes if Taylor fit.

    2. In a Rush
      • 5 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      It doesn’t look great to be honest does it. Taylor a doubt Antonio not really up to speed and Dallas probably one game. Oh and Johnstone plays for wba.

    3. TKC07
      • 2 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Sure, I can do it for you share your credentials 😉

      1. southernrocker1
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        Leeds game v Saints may be postponed so players from these clubs less inviting suddenly 🙁

        1. southernrocker1
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          9 months, 15 days ago

          rescheduled*

    4. CONNERS
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Definitely if Taylor is fit.

  10. umerlfc
    • 5 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Not to Bench Boost this if Lee/Sou & Avl/Eve is postponed right?

    Martinez Adams Raphinha Dallas

    1. Rupert The Horse
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Why would you ask that?

      1. umerlfc
        • 5 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        Some still considering Leeds single fixture bench boost

        1. Rupert The Horse
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          9 months, 15 days ago

          I’d really think hard about that one. Their should be some major doubles coming up. I’d certainly leave it mate.

  11. merin
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Thoughts on this BB-team?
    I’ve already taken a -8.

    Martinez Steer
    Chilwell Cancelo Coufal Dallas KWP
    Salah KDB Bruno Son Soucek
    Adams Bamford Watkins

    0 FT, 0.2 ITB

    1. umerlfc
      • 5 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Not if Villa & Leeds games are postponed

    2. Don Kloppeone
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      What has your -8 been already when there is still so much that could change between now and deadline!?

      You are fine if AVL, LEE and SOU keep their doubles.

      However, you could be left with 5-6 players with a SGW, no second GK .etc - for that I would definitely not BB

      1. In a Rush
        • 5 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        What Kloppeone said

      2. merin
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        Cheers!
        My -8 was Mane Bissouma Wilson -> KDB Soucek Watkins
        I could just about afford it yesterday

    3. jomikijiq
      • 6 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      I wouldn't if Lee - Soton and Villa - Everton is off

      You can get more out of it later even in a SGW than

      0, KWP (sgw), Dallas (sgw), Watkins (sgw vs City)

  12. Kante Touch This
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Son to KDB?

    1. Rupert The Horse
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Defo

    2. BenDavies
      • 8 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      It's what I've planned to do since City's DGW fixture was announced. No brainer

      1. Kante Touch This
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        yeah looking at it now it's become obvious

        Think i'm going to do DCL + Son > Antonio + KDB

  13. dbeck
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Any insight on che adams and McCarthy for Soton? Will both be fit?

    1. DandyDon
      • 3 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Don’t see why not. Adams only had concussion an age ago I think

      1. dbeck
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        Yeah my thoughts, think I’ll stick to my bb plans

    2. dshv
      • 4 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Waiting for that too

    3. No end product
      • 5 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Yep they are my issues - hoping both are fine and I can get this BB done.

  14. Hakaei lali
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Yes

  15. Mr. O'Connell
    • 9 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Long way to go before this and so many fixture/covid permutations with these teams, but best option if all games go ahead in dgw? Salah is coming in for either Son or Grealish regardless.

    A) Grealish, Kane
    B) Grealish, Vardy -4
    C) Son, Ings -4

  16. DandyDon
    • 3 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Transferred Mane to KDB last night as fplstatistics had him as -104. Today he is plus 87! Higher than KDB! Oh well would probably still do the transfer in a few days anyway as no KDB would be a concern but would have been nice to see city play first.

    1. Ron_Swanson
      • 11 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      probably all the free hits and Wildcards

  17. Oooo Matron
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Any thoughts here? Looking to make two transfers with 0.5 itb?

    McCarthy
    Dias Dier Dallas
    Grealish Fernandes KDB Salah Son
    DCL Bamford

    Subs: Brewster, Balbuena, Konsa

    1. DandyDon
      • 3 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      I’d want some West Ham in their considering the fixtures. DCL to Antonio?

    2. jomikijiq
      • 6 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Balbuena, DCL -> Cancelo, Antonio?

      And play Cancelo ahead of Dallas

  18. DandyDon
    • 3 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    My team looks really good now without any hits if the Leeds/Southampton game isn’t postponed. 3 Leeds and 2 Southampton though is a nightmare!

  19. Rhodes your boat
    • 5 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Anyone keeping son and Kane? Could do Kane to vardy but not sure about it

    1. Mr. O'Connell
      • 9 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      I'm weighing up a hit for Vardy, just for fun.

    2. Ron_Swanson
      • 11 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      keeping both

    3. BenDavies
      • 8 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      just keeping kane. son to kdb

  20. The Seagulls and the Trawle…
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Am sure this has been discussed already here but what is the situation on the Leeds Sotton game? And What doest the reschedule (out of dgw19) depends on?

    1. CR7 is Home
      • 4 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Whether the Saints FA Cup opponents are available to play

      1. The Seagulls and the Trawle…
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        If they are the leeds game will be resheduled, right?
        And from twitter news its seems to way to go, correct?

        1. CR7 is Home
          • 4 Years
          9 months, 15 days ago

          Yeah the game will be taken out from DGW

          1. The Seagulls and the Trawle…
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            9 months, 15 days ago

            Damn at least it solves the BB dilemma.

            And i’ve seen somewhere that villa everton could also be take out.

  21. CR7 is Home
    • 4 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Is Salah set for a drop before the deadline?

    1. Mr. O'Connell
      • 9 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Nah people buying him again

  22. Do I Not Like Orange
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    At what point are we likely to find out about Leeds & Villa postponements? Would like to bring in KDB & Antonio but price changes might scupper it if I wait much longer than tonight.

  23. Catilo
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 7 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Would you rather have Son (shu) or Vardy (SOU+CHE) for GW 19? And the following gameweeks I suppose..

    1. CR7 is Home
      • 4 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Vardy - has Leeds and Fulham next

      1. Cruyff's Eleven
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        Vardy is flagged

  24. RAFA THE GAFFA
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Looks like every man and his dog will own KDB by this weekend. Will that be a triple rise tonight since he last played?

    1. Ron_Swanson
      • 11 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      be surprised if not

  25. SomeoneKnows
    • 5 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Which would you prioritize getting in with a FT for both the DGW19 and longer term?

    A) Antonio
    B) Coufal

    1. jomikijiq
      • 6 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      A

    2. RealSocialDads
      • 5 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      A is more exciting. Depends who's leaving your team for each option

      1. SomeoneKnows
        • 5 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        Antonio would be replacing DCL

        Coufal would either be upgrading a bench fodder or instead of Bednarek

  26. Tcheco
    • 4 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Currently on 12 Double GW players & looking to bench boost. Would you take this -8 to complete a set of 15 DGW?

    Kane Lacazette ESR -----> Antonio Vardy Soucek

    1. jomikijiq
      • 6 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      would do -4 without Kane -> Vardy

      1. Tcheco
        • 4 Years
        9 months, 15 days ago

        cheers. very tempting though

  27. umerlfc
    • 5 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Which of these would you recommend for DGW19?

    A) Foden
    B) Gundogan
    C) Maddison
    D) H.Barnes

    1. CONNERS
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Barnes at a push but not keen on any tbh.

    2. elwardio
      • 10 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      B

  28. RAFA THE GAFFA
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Currently on 13 DGW players with Son+DCL >> KDB+Antonio (-4) to get 15. BB solely dependent on Leeds-Soton game or worth it anyways? Hmm.

    McCarthy*(2)
    Robbo(2), Dias(2), Lowton(2)
    Salah(2), Bruno(2) Raphinha(2) Soucek(2), Son
    Bamford(2), DCL*
    (Johnstone(2), Adams*(2), Coufal(2), Dallas(2))

  29. marcos11
    • 1 Year
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Will Vardy drop before the deadline or are people likely to start picking him up?

    1. JVALDEZ
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Doubt him drop

  30. Captain Haddock
    • 6 Years
    9 months, 15 days ago

    Any rumors about more postponements in GW18? I need Shaw & Ampadu points from my bench.

    1. mynameisq
      • 8 Years
      9 months, 15 days ago

      Don't think anything is leaving 18