Metrics

Which chips did the top 10k FPL managers use in Double Gameweek 19?

Fantasy Premier League managers ranked among the top 10,000 have turned to the chips for Double Gameweek 19.

While none has reached the same deployment level as the Free Hit did in Blank Gameweek 18, the Wildcard, Triple Captain and Bench Boost earned a spread of attention.

In total, 51.1% of the top 10k played a chip for Double Gameweek 19, a little over half of them.

Unsurprisingly, the Bench Boost was the most popular of those, 25.4% of the top 10k asking their substitutes to step up for Double Gameweek 19.

36.3% of them have now used that chip over the first 19 rounds of fixtures but it is certainly significant that 63.7% of the managers at this level are holding it for a later opportunity.

Total usage of the Triple Captain chip has also more than doubled following Saturday morning’s deadline, 16% of the top 10k presenting their skipper with an enhanced armband.

Kevin De Bruyne (£11.8m) is the key man in this Double Gameweek 19 subplot, with 8.9% of the top 10k Triple Captaining the Manchester City midfielder.

5.4% have gone with Mohamed Salah (£12.5m), 0.8% backed Bruno Fernandes (£11.3m) and 0.3% went for Jamie Vardy (£10.1m).

Why FPL managers should focus on the short-term this season

As you can see above, even though this is the busiest week of the season for Triple Captaincy chips among the top 10k, 73.8% of them are still holding onto it for later usage.

Meanwhile, 7.2% of those at this level used the Double Gameweek 19 as a springboard for a whole new squad.

16.7% of the top 10k have pulled the trigger on the second Wildcard since the turn-of-the-year. However, 83.3% are still waiting for a better opportunity to arise.

The Free Hit chip has had its day among the top 10k, total usage for that chip rising to 88.5% after the Blank Gameweek 18 fixtures.

2.6% of managers in the upper echelons used it to reap the temporary benefits of the Double Gameweek 19 schedule.

For the first time this season, we now have more top 10k managers having deployed two chips instead of one or zero.

44.9% have now used two since the second Wildcard became available. Only 2.9% have gone chipless since that time.

Interestingly, 10.3% of these managers have already used up three of the four at their disposal.

The most interesting thing to note from the template of most-owned players among the top 10k for Double Gameweek 19 is what has happened to the ownership of Spurs’ two key attackers.

Considering the Blank Gameweek 18 matrix was so heavily populated by Free Hit figures, it serves better to compare this latest template with the one from Gameweek 17.

And what we can see is that Harry Kane (£11.1m) has maintained a stable showing among the top 10k. In Gameweek 17, 47.2% were in possession of the striker and that has fallen by just 3.5 percentage points ahead of Double Gameweek 19, despite just one fixture.

The top 10k have not been quite so patient with Son Heung-min (£9.7m) considering the wealth of premium midfielders set to play twice in Double Gameweek 19.

As of Saturday morning’s deadline, the South Korean international is owned by 55.1%, making him the fifth-most popular midfielder at this level.

However, that is a far cry from the 80.4% ownership among top 10k managers Son experienced in Gameweek 17.

At the same time, De Bruyne has broken into the top-five most-popular midfielders for Double Gameweek 19, now owned by 58.6% and overtaking Son in the matrix of most-owned players.

In total, just nine of the 15 players included in this matrix have two matches scheduled for Double Gameweek 19, perhaps why so many of the top 10k are waiting for another chance to play the Bench Boost.

The six who have just one match are Kane, Son, Patrick Bamford (£6.6m), Stuart Dallas (£4.8m), Kyle Walker-Peters (£4.8m) and Alex McCarthy (£4.7m) – three of those denied a second by Southampton and Leeds’ FA Cup-related postponement.

Some of the top 10k were happy to sell some members of that trio, despite an upcoming, as yet unconfirmed, Double Gameweek.

McCarthy’s top 10k ownership has dropped from 59.7% to 47.6% between Gameweeks 17 and 19, Dallas’ has gone from 57.1% to 50.9% while Walker-Peters’ ownership as this level has shrunk by 8.1 percentage points in that time.

Bamford’s backing has been a little more stable. He was owned by 90.3% of the top 10k in Gameweek 17 and by 84.7% of them past Saturday morning’s deadline.

Wildcarding managers in the top 10k are less interested in the Spurs assets than the majority.

As you can see, Bamford, Antonio and Jamie Vardy (£10.2m) were all present in more of these squads than Kane for Double Gameweek 19.

And only 35.9% of these top 10k Wildcards selected Son in their new squad.

De Bruyne is the focus of the Double Gameweek 19 captaincy as 47.7% of the top 10k handed him the armband for home matches against Crystal Palace and Aston Villa.

Salah finished the race in second place with 35.6% captaincy backing although his superior ownership at this level means he has the highest top 10k effective ownership for Double Gameweek 19 (120.2%).

Fernandes’ opening match of the round at Liverpool, plus his four yellow cards so far this season, seem to have put the punters off him for the captaincy.

Just 7.2% of the top 10k chose him as their Double Gameweek 19 skipper, Vardy (3.1%) and Kane (1.3%) completing the top five.

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  1. james 101
    • 9 Years
    1 month, 11 days ago

    Anyone else watching Mr Holloway right now?

    1. FeverPitch
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      He looks unreal

      1. james 101
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Yeah. That wasn’t even close.

        1. FeverPitch
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          One of my favourite fighters for sure

    2. DAZZ
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      Possibly the greatest single performance i’ve ever seen over 5 rounds, made the Ortega beat down look like a little scuffle. He’s one of thr goats.

      1. james 101
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Yes. It was a bit like watching Jordan in his prime when you just knew he was unstoppable.

        Other opponents exist though...

    3. estheblessed
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      Crazy fight

      1. james 101
        • 9 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Fun though

  2. ZAMUNDA
    • 4 Years
    1 month, 11 days ago

    Is fabianski getting a bonus point?

    1. Hazz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      No

  3. Yes Ndidi
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 11 days ago

    It's been a f-funny old day, Granville.

    1. Deulofail
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      You have a stammer?

      1. Hiddenpaw
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Yes ndidi

        1. Deulofail
          • 5 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          2 upvotes but I don't get it 🙁

  4. Coys96
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    1 month, 11 days ago

    Hope for nothing and you'll be happy!

    1. Deulofail
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      Nothing is coming

    2. SADIO SANÉ
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      Hope for happy and you'll be nothing!

    3. Whazza
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      6p BB, over the moon! Thinking about getting a tattoo of today's date

    4. Camzy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      How much does he cost? 6.6m for a Bamford replacement?

  5. Gabbiadini
    • 3 Years
    1 month, 11 days ago

    Trade Dallas or Lowton to Mitchell?

    1. Yes Ndidi
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 11 days ago

      I'm contemplating Lowton, but I just know there'll be days I'll want a Burnley defender.

      1. Gabbiadini
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        agree but they have a tough fixture run.

      2. Gabbiadini
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Taylor also dropping to 4.4 so longterm would probably look to trade him in if and when I want a Burnley defender.

        1. Yes Ndidi
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 11 days ago

          Makes sense.

          1. Gabbiadini
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 11 days ago

            dallas also potentially a good chance of a CS v Newcastle.

            1. Yes Ndidi
              • 1 Year
              1 month, 11 days ago

              Very much so, but you would have said that about B&HA as well!!

              1. Gabbiadini
                • 3 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                true, although I think Burnley's oppo. score.

              2. Gabbiadini
                • 3 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                also, Leeds v Southampton game may come in somewhere as a double.

                1. Yes Ndidi
                  • 1 Year
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Another good point. My first concern after BB was to downgrade a keeper to fodder, but I've got Meslier & McC, so I think I'll do the Lowton -> Mitchell move to generate some funds instead. It's only a bench move, but the way things are I want 3 who will play.

  6. Whazza
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 8 Years
    1 month, 11 days ago

    Oh my days, FPL showing Villa play Newcastle first (NEW H, MCI A) after my player's name :/

    1. Kiwivillan
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      It's wrong way round for most players when I checked score

  7. tambourineman
    • 6 Years
    1 month, 11 days ago

    Vardy came off as a precaution because of a sore hip.

    https://twitter.com/JasonBourne1986/status/1350571552350330881?s=19

    1. james 101
      • 9 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      Thanks mate

    2. El Fenomeno R9
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      34yo red bulls not working like before

      1. Brehmeren
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Surely they would be past best before date

    3. Right In The Stanchion
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Vardy’s hip replacement operation was called off because of covid.

      • Totti
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Very hard to play after 2 days
        Would be a risk

      • Milkman Bruno
          1 month, 11 days ago

          Good to know thank yoy

        • El Presidente
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 11 days ago

          Never doubt Jason Bourne...

      • J ⚒ Salah & Vinagre
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Barnes getting 1BP? He’s on 25BPS ....

        1. hullcityfan
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          Yup

          1. J ⚒ Salah & Vinagre
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 11 days ago

            Brilliant!

            1. hullcityfan
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 6 Years
              1 month, 11 days ago

              Huge goal that, let’s hope he gets another midweek

      • El Presidente
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Another low scoring GW... time to load up a good defensive line up

        1. Traction Engine Foot
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          We need those ridiculous penalties back

      • waldo666
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Werner to be sold before the month's out?

        1. Whazza
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          Certainly by his FPL managers.

      • Steve The Spud
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 11 days ago

        I need 4 points per player per game to hit my first ever 100

        Today’s average - 3.5

        Night

        1. james 101
          • 9 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          You can still do it mate. Good luck.

        2. Whazza
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          Ok sleep tight

        3. Firminoooo
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          I need 3.33. Today 25 points from 6 players.

        4. JONALDINHO
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          Today’s average for me 5.6 and I’m on a red

      • JaydenLFC87
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        I am hoping someone can answer this question.

        Will I lose .1 off DCL if he is currently at a sell price of 7.2 ??

        (i.e will he drop to 7.2) think he is dropping to a buy price of 7.6 tonite

        1. JaydenLFC87
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          DCL is currently 7.3 sell price

          1. Whazza
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            1 month, 11 days ago

            Depends what you paid for him

            1. Bennerman
              • 2 Years
              1 month, 11 days ago

              Seven years?

              1. Whazza
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 8 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                What

                1. Wild Rover
                  • 10 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  7 years playing and he doesn’t know the basics

                  1. Whazza
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 8 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Oh!

                  2. JaydenLFC87
                    • 7 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Wow

        2. JaydenLFC87
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          Be be honest I’ve had him that long I have forgotten unless there is somewhere that tells me

          1. Whazza
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            1 month, 11 days ago

            Check your transfer page on List view.
            PP (purchased price)

            1. JaydenLFC87
              • 7 Years
              1 month, 11 days ago

              Thank you much appreciated

              1. Whazza
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 8 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                No worries

      • Reeker
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Looking bad it's kinda silly of me not to do James to Cancelo for a hit

      • Viper
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 11 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Boly looked a massive goal threat today. Its a long time away but they have an incredible run of fixtures from gw30. Could be a decent differential when the time comes around

        1. El Presidente
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 11 days ago

          Wolves is a total shambles atm... conceding goals for fun. I think I´ll pass.

      • DA Minnion
        • 8 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Need Kane to haul tomorrow as a ball breaker for all these wildcarders and free hitters and bench boosters that don't own him.

        1. james 101
          • 9 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          He may

        2. Kiwivillan
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          I kept him and Son and went without Salah. Hope they both haul and Salah blanks

          1. Milkman Bruno
              1 month, 11 days ago

              Same!

          2. estheblessed
            • 6 Years
            1 month, 11 days ago

            Yes please!

        3. Finding Timo
            1 month, 11 days ago

            Hi would you do Bowen (6.3) to foden tonight In case price change ? Cheets

            1. Whazza
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 11 days ago

              Way too early for transfers!

              1. Finding Timo
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Ok cheers will hold

              2. The Point About It Is
                • 8 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Listening to the radio commentary today it seemed Bowen was very much involved in all the chances. Why sell?

            2. It’s gonna Ben Mee
              • 7 Years
              1 month, 11 days ago

              Zouma > Cancelo?

              1. Baps hunter
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Yes, no brainer.

                1. Baps hunter
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 3 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Supposing Cancelo is fit and has a fixture to play bext gw.

            3. Jet5605
              • 6 Years
              1 month, 11 days ago

              Just off to have a five knuckle shuffle over the 6 points I earned from playing BB. Thank you Johnstone for testing positive. Thanks Leeds (Dallas and Raphinha) for being sh1t. Thanks to Che Adams for not taking advantage of Ings being injured.

              1. The Knights Template
                • 7 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Quit FPL and find yourself a girlfriend.

                1. Jet5605
                  • 6 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Not possible when the instruction from the Fat Controller is to STAY AT HOME

                  1. The Knights Template
                    • 7 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Well at least put some lipstick on your hand.

                  2. Steve The Spud
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 1 Year
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    lol

            4. Gandalf
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 10 Years
              1 month, 11 days ago

              Started Bamford ahead of Justin.. bad decision the more I think about it

              1. The Point About It Is
                • 8 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Yup. Me too. What was i thinking?

            5. Jet5605
              • 6 Years
              1 month, 11 days ago

              How come most of the players I am watching on MOTD have skin fade haircuts? How is that possible when barber shops and hairdressers are closed? Are elite sports people allowed to have barbers visit their homes?

              1. JONALDINHO
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Getting your hair cut with a mask on is far safer than playing a match hugging and kicking other players for 90 mins

                1. Jet5605
                  • 6 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  I agree but why can't I get a haircut with a mask on? Different rules for the elites I guess

                  1. JONALDINHO
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 3 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    You can if you know your barber.

                    1. Jet5605
                      • 6 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      Yeah that's why this lockdown sh1t lasts longer than it should

                      1. JONALDINHO
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 3 Years
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        Getting a haircut is safe with masks, gloves, etc. As long as it doesn’t take longer than 30/40 mins it’s fine. It’s the people meeting up not wearing masks that are the problem

              2. swobe
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 7 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Reckon a few might have a barber shop in their house. Fully staffed

                1. Jet5605
                  • 6 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Giroud probably does!

                  1. swobe
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 7 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Haha, potentially. Remember reading somewhere that Sterling had one in his Liverpool gaff

            6. Bonus magnet
              • 4 Years
              1 month, 11 days ago

              Goodnight

            7. Brosstan
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 6 Years
              1 month, 11 days ago

              Cant believe this shitty GW. 17 points on BB

              1. Milkman Bruno
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  17 points from your BB so far is great. Have any of them another game to play?

                  1. Brosstan
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 6 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Great? Are you having a laugh. Absolute shite score on course for about 50 points

                • Whazza
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 8 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  I have great news for you, there's 10 games left

                • Davros
                  • 11 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  After hits?

                • Bennerman
                  • 2 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Good. Bell.

                • JONALDINHO
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 3 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  17 from 3 here. Hehe

                • The Point About It Is
                  • 8 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Take it easy bro. Only day 1 and it's just a game. Ps also don't set your target as 150 PTS for the week as you will only be disappointed.

                  1. Brosstan
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 6 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    150 points as I said is a completely realistic target. Just that this shitty game is 99.99999999999999% luck and Im always on the wrong end of variance

                    1. Kiwivillan
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 6 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      How is it 99% luck? I'm on 29 (-8) from Cresswell Justin Coufal Soucek Areola. Is that luck?

                      1. Brosstan
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 6 Years
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        Yes its luck.. What else? Vardy missed an open goal in a great matchup for him to give me f all. Pointless crap game FPL

                • The Knights Template
                  • 7 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Good to hear. I feel uncomfortable with the world when you're happy!

                • Catenaccio FC
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 4 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Quality over quantity...

                • El Lobito 10
                  • 3 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Pretty sure most have low scores.

              2. Gabbiadini
                • 3 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                How is Abraham rising?

                1. Deulofail
                  • 5 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Immigration

                2. The Knights Template
                  • 7 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Abraham's buried in Hebron.

                  1. Kiwivillan
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 6 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Next to King Arthur and Hercules

                    1. The Knights Template
                      • 7 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      Hercules is buried next to Zena, warrior princess.

              3. yalala
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 9 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Vardy blank yess

              4. Gemma817
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  23 from 5 (-8) so that's 15 from 5.

                  Johnstone covid.
                  Justin, Soucek, Antonio and Vardy to play again.

                  TAA, Stones, KDB, Salah, Bruno to play twice hopefully.

                  TC on Salah... How we doing so far? Lots depend on Salah

                • Purse83
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 2 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Any legs whatsoever that the Leeds vs Soton game will be back on considering Shrewsbury’s COVID issues?

                  1. Gabbiadini
                    • 3 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    As a Saints fan I think the Shrewsbury game will go ahead, they should be able to get enough on the park.

                    1. Purse83
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 2 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      Cheers Gab!

                      Desperate BB with triple Leeds living in hope...which we know kills you!

                  2. swobe
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 7 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    None atm sadly.

                • wulfranian
                  • 4 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Barnes 1 bonus!!!

                • Baps hunter
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 3 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  One thing I basically don't understand here: Do people really believe, that the best way to use BB is to do it with Leeds players vs Brighton when they have only single game week. GW1 or 2 for example sounds better idea, it will be easy to WC them away.

                  1. Deulofail
                    • 5 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    I got 6 points from my GW1 BB 🙁

                  2. mynameisq
                    • 7 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Mine was obviously planned with Leeds having a double, once that got cancelled I have the choice of having that much money on my bench long term or going with BB asap, fixture was decent enough to go for it for Leeds and fsbianski has got me a clean sheet with a game to go along with the 3 Leeds players bench boosted

                    1. Deulofail
                      • 5 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      Why does emplying the BB chip change whether you have all that money on the bench long-term or not? Question not criticism.

                      1. mynameisq
                        • 7 Years
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        Because I max out my 11 with funds normally with Mitchell and Burke type bench players, used a wildcard to get here to BB, so once the Leeds dgw got cancelled I have two options, waste transfers and potential hits to get these guys out and others in for a different BB, or the option of keeping these guys long term on my bench until it feels good to BB again with them (which may never come) both didn't appeal to me and I didn't see Brighton as a bad fixture at all tbh

                        1. mynameisq
                          • 7 Years
                          1 month, 11 days ago

                          I guess I could have no BB and slowly without hits maxed out my 11 again but I guess what I'm saying is I chose this method to not have to worry about how to maximise a BB again! Seen as a hindrance

                          1. Deulofail
                            • 5 Years
                            1 month, 11 days ago

                            Unless you're WCing in GW20, I don't see a massive difference in playing BB in 19 vs not when it comes to GW20 onwards. You have the same team and will want to sell one or two of your bench players in the upcoming weeks, most likely, in either case

                        2. Deulofail
                          • 5 Years
                          1 month, 11 days ago

                          Okay fair enough. Although it seems like you could carry a Leeds player or two for a while. They aren't that expensive and a good bench can be good this season. And sell one or two of them. Then plan a new BB with a WC or transfers for another time. But maybe I'm missing something.

                          1. mynameisq
                            • 7 Years
                            1 month, 11 days ago

                            Both wildcards gone is what you're missing because I haven't explained, used my second one to max out this BB, free hit the blank. So yeah Leeds cancellation was a wounder

                    2. Free Hat
                      • 1 Year
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      Very much this

                  3. Kiwivillan
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 6 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    My BB this week 12 DGW plus Bamford Son Kane

                  4. 2EyedTurk
                    • 5 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    What do you suggest instead? I was thinking that at least this time, DHW players would play twice compared with loading up later on and other priorities being in the mix.

                  5. Brosstan
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 6 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    People planned for Leeds having a double and were f'd over by random bad luck which decided 100% of this shitty game we play for I dont know what reason

                    1. Deulofail
                      • 5 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      Go and play chess, Jesus.

                      1. Catenaccio FC
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 4 Years
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        He would moan about Magnus Carlsen being a jammy filthy lucky casual.

                        1. Brosstan
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 6 Years
                          1 month, 11 days ago

                          Magnus Carlsen is one of the luckiest persons in the world, both in FPL and Chess

                          1. Catenaccio FC
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 4 Years
                            1 month, 11 days ago

                            I really hope you are on the FFS payroll, otherwise you just keep wasting your life trolling.

                    2. Kiwivillan
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 6 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      Not all people loaded up on Leeds

                      1. Brosstan
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 6 Years
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        I didnt even do it myself but those who did were clearly F'd over by bad luck.

                        1. Baps hunter
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 3 Years
                          1 month, 11 days ago

                          You have lost it Brosstan. Or have you been hacked? The real Brosstan would call them casuals who were unable to adjust their strategy when the situation changed.

                • Gabbiadini
                  • 3 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Confirmation, Lowton to Mitchell a tick (also have Coufal and Dallas)?

                  Don't need the non-basement 5th defender with my current set of players.

                  1. swobe
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 7 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Sounds like you're already convinced. Mitchell deserves to retain his place in that Palace team too so looks sensible!

                    1. Gabbiadini
                      • 3 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      3.9 starting defender. only traded him out for the dgw bb.

                  2. Yes Ndidi
                    • 1 Year
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Deal done?

                • 2EyedTurk
                  • 5 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  What's the thinking on WC? Any week stand out? Really tempted this week.

                  1. Gabbiadini
                    • 3 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Possibly after the next load of blanks.

                  2. The Knights Template
                    • 7 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Wait til next dgw. I think it's gw26 so wc gw25 if you can.

                    1. Gabbiadini
                      • 3 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      I'm not convinced about WC before a dgw, leaves your side very dgw orientated.

                    2. Gabbiadini
                      • 3 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      although I still have both FH and WC.

                      1. 2EyedTurk
                        • 5 Years
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        Show off

                  3. Yes Ndidi
                    • 1 Year
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Unless things really take on the shape of a pear in the next few weeks, I'm set for a bit. Was intending to do it just before 26, with a view to maxing the DGW and keeping a few back for the BGW a couple of weeks later.