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How Arteta has revitalised Arsenal’s attack and what it means for FPL managers

Mikel Arteta’s recent changes to his Arsenal team appear to have been getting the best out of his attacking options.

Even though the Gunners’ upcoming fixtures are not the most appealing, Fantasy Premier League managers would do well to keep an eye on north London.

Accordingly, we have analysed the fortunes of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (£11.3m), Emile Smith Rowe (£4.5m), Bukayo Saka (£5.3m) and Alexandre Lacazette (£8.3m) after fourth win in five Premier League games.

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  1. the snazzy viking
    • 4 Years
    1 month, 11 days ago

    play 2:

    A) Coufal v cry
    B) Justin v eve
    C) Lowton v AVL
    D) Soucek v cry
    E) Wood v AVL

    1. Miguel Sanchez
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      AB

      1. the snazzy viking
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        that's what I'm currently on 🙂

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

      Depending on (and probably regardless of) how Villa play - Coufal & Justin have been performing well.

      It's a tough choice to make IMO.

      1. the snazzy viking
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        cheers for the insight 🙂

    3. BeWater
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Play Justin. He's going to play 90 minutes for 38 games, win the league for Leicester, be the starting right and left back in England's victorius Euro 2021 campaign, ride the grand national winner then beat Rafa Nadal at the French Open playing with his weaker hand.

        1. the snazzy viking
          • 4 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          triple captain Justin? 😉

    4. Bookkeeper
      • 4 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      if i played casually then i'd captain a defender in DGW.

      1. No Professionals
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Shane Duffy

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

        That strikes me as something a non-casual player would do.

        1. Rupert The Horse
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          I captained Tim Howard once.

      3. Nedvěd11
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        I captained Cresswell this GW 😛

        1. Rupert The Horse
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          Love it.

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

          Link says Cancelo TC?

          1. Bookkeeper
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 11 days ago

            he wishes he captained Cresswell!

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

        In fairness, City defenders have done decently in more than one previous DGW.

        Obviously lucky but given defensive form, not a total madlad pick.

        (Except for Cancelo owning folk like me)

    5. Pep Roulette
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 11 days ago

      Werner owners. What are you doing with him? :/

      1. g40steve
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        1 month, 11 days ago

        Quitting the game probably 🙂

      2. BeWater
          1 month, 11 days ago

          Looking forward to hearing Lateriser on the next episode of the FPL Wire.

          1. No Professionals
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 11 days ago

            Did the great man go for Werner?

            1. BeWater
                1 month, 11 days ago

                He actually took a -8 to get him while shipping Kane out.

                1. No Professionals
                  • 3 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Haha

          2. No Professionals
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 11 days ago

            Swapping him for Davis, getting the same about of goals for much less

            1. Nedvěd11
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 11 days ago

              haha

          3. Bushwhacker
            • 1 Year
            1 month, 11 days ago

            His confidence is totally shot. Lampard has destroyed the poor kid.

        • Rupert The Horse
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          1 month, 11 days ago

          Can someone explain to me how Antonio was just a hopeful punt?

          1. Miguel Sanchez
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 11 days ago

            People punted on him when he didn’t have any form to speak of and hoped he’d find it by virtue of the fixtures he had

            1. Rupert The Horse
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 11 days ago

              Well when you put it like that.

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

            As an Antonio owner, he was barely back to fitness from cameo appearances in the league & shaky in the cup game.

            If he hadn't got that 90 mins in the cup, he'd have been less of a bet. Haller sale really helped cement him for this GW.

            Opponents & WHU form when he plays were the bits we were betting on.

            Honestly two goals is beyond what I was expecting from him.

            1. Rupert The Horse
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 11 days ago

              Ok. I was actually hoping for a bit more but am somewhat satisfied I guess.

              1. No Professionals
                • 3 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                The foul on soucek for what should have been a penalty would have been a nice opportunity

                1. Rupert The Horse
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 8 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Ndidi

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

                Lol. 18 points is a great score. You're being greedy.

                1. Rupert The Horse
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 8 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  I know. But I was hoping for around 22.

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

            Because the games hadn’t been played yet

            1. Rupert The Horse
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 11 days ago

              Neither had any.

          4. Warby84
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 5 Years
            1 month, 11 days ago

            Opposition, and was a target when games were announced, and tooo a -8

          5. Bushwhacker
            • 1 Year
            1 month, 11 days ago

            I think the hopeful bit was his fitness.

        • tuturututu
            1 month, 11 days ago

            What do you think about Robbo, Firmino and Soucek to Shaw, KDB/Sterling and fodder for -8?

            1. Rupert The Horse
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              1 month, 11 days ago

              Too early

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

            Lampard worst Chelsea manager in the entire Abramovic era. Surely he has to go

            1. tuturututu
                1 month, 11 days ago

                The worsr was Villas Boas

                1. tuturututu
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Worst*

                2. Nedvěd11
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 5 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Bring back Avram!

                3. Bushwhacker
                  • 1 Year
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Too much too early. He should have had the balls to say no.

                4. RichardNixon
                  • 4 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  on a points per game basis Lampard is the worst manager in the Abramovic era. Go on some Chelsea blogs to see how the fans feel about him. We haven't beaten a team above us. Our wins this season are Fulham, West Ham, Leeds, Newcastle, Sheffiled Utd, Burnley, Crystal Palace, Brighton. Needs to go imo, he's clueless.

              • Rupert The Horse
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 8 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                Chances of getting 47 points?
                Stones Dias AWB
                KDB (c) Salah Bruno
                Watkins

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

                  Stones will get half of that on his own.

                2. No Professionals
                  • 3 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Decent I hope

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

                  Bang on I reckon

              • Ajax Hamsterdam
                • 6 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                have the feeling second part from this dgw will disappoint. hope i m wrong.

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

                  WHU was second part and that was superb.

                  1. Ajax Hamsterdam
                    • 6 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    well you had antonio so well done. soucek and cresswell not so much ...

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

                Who to keep longer term Cresswell or Coufal?

                1. Danno - Emre Canada
                  • 5 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  I have Coufal but wished I had found the extra funds for Cresswell, better delivery, better positions, more goes down West Hams left and has some set pieces.

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

                    Owning Coufal for ages and prob keep him with the consequences you mentioned ta!

                2. KAPTAIN KANE
                  • 4 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Probably the cheaper one. I have wondered who has pens though, is it definitely Antonio?

                  Could see Cresswell step up to a pen at some point

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

                    Yeah will offload the funds from Cress and need LEI def

              • Original - Wolves Ay We
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 5 Years
                1 month, 11 days ago

                A little tired of hearing all the WC and BB players scoring big. Can't wait for my turn in GW25/26 😀

                1. Rupert The Horse
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 8 Years
                  1 month, 11 days ago

                  Good luck mate.

                  1. Original - Wolves Ay We
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 5 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Thanks. By the way, do you know Rupert the Bear?

                    1. Doggy daddy
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        What did he bear?

                      • Bushwhacker
                        • 1 Year
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        Everyone knows his name.

                      • Rupert The Horse
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 8 Years
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        Was what I was called in every school I went to.

                  2. No Professionals
                    • 3 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    A lot of bb players have scored pretty averagely

                    1. gogs67
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        My BB has been horrendous, 14 points so far and 11 of them are from Coufal who would have counted anyway as 1st sub with the Zouma no show

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

                      There's DGW in 25/26?

                      1. KAPTAIN KANE
                        • 4 Years
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        WC 25 BB 26

                      2. Original - Wolves Ay We
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 5 Years
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        Yep GW 26 is predicted to be a DGW.

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

                          Nice. Happy I saved it!

                    3. Ajax Hamsterdam
                      • 6 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      sure loads have poor scores but these ones tend to me more quiet, until a lucky -8 get them 20 points the following week, then the whole world needs to hear about it 🙂

                      1. Original - Wolves Ay We
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 5 Years
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        I expect you're right.

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

                        The essence of this game and this forum 😛

                      3. Long ago I drew a walrus
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 10 Years
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        Says a lot about my season that my first thought upon reading your comment was 20 points total for the week

                        1. Ajax Hamsterdam
                          • 6 Years
                          1 month, 11 days ago

                          🙂

                    4. Nedvěd11
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 5 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      A collegue did -20...
                      Currently have 105 points and Lowton, Stones, KDB, Salah, Bruno, Watkins, Martinez and Lookman to go..

                      What on earth is going on...

                    5. RogDog_jimmy
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      took a -8 which got me Justin, Antonio and Johnstone. BB is only at 8 points with Wood to play Man City left.
                      BUT I have 108 with 8 non-bench players to go so can't complain.
                      It all works out.

                  3. Danno - Emre Canada
                    • 5 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Chasing... So going against the dbl City Def. Gudo for Soucek or Sterling for Salah. Have KDB and Cancelo, cheers.

                    1. Rupert The Horse
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 8 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      It’s still too early. Your question will change dramatically if Salah scores a hat trick at home to Burnley.

                      1. Danno - Emre Canada
                        • 5 Years
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        Yeah I guess. Maybe ill just get Gundo in just in time for the Pep roulette

                        1. Rupert The Horse
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 8 Years
                          1 month, 11 days ago

                          Just wait

                          1. Danno - Emre Canada
                            • 5 Years
                            1 month, 11 days ago

                            Yep sound advice ta

                  4. fcsaltyballs
                    • 5 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Who to bench:

                    1. Coufal (cry)
                    2. Soucek (cry)
                    3. Raphinha (new)

                    1. Rupert The Horse
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 8 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      Soucek

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

                      Soucek

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

                    Would you say I'm G2G for GW20 with this squad? Captain and bench order okay?

                    Martinez
                    Stones - Dias - Coufal
                    Bruno (c) - KDB - Salah - Soucek
                    Kane - Bamford - Antonio

                    Meslier - Smith Rowe- Dier - Holding

                    1. No Professionals
                      • 3 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      Same team as me except i have Johnstone over Martinez and I’ll probably be getting Martinez, so yeah GTG

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

                      I would start SmithR over Soucek and Holding over Dier.Good to go.

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

                        Agree

                  6. wulfranian
                    • 4 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    A defeat from Wolves and i think Frank is off.

                    1. Original - Wolves Ay We
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 5 Years
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      In the words of Kevin Keegan "I would love it"

                    2. Bushwhacker
                      • 1 Year
                      1 month, 11 days ago

                      Nuno in?

                  7. @fpl_phenom
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 5 Years
                    1 month, 11 days ago

                    Justin keeping his place managers? regardless of pereira

                    1. tuturututu
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        Ofc

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

                        Would think so. He's playing too well.

                      • Ajax Hamsterdam
                        • 6 Years
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        i reckon so.

                      • BeWater
                          1 month, 11 days ago

                          Going to be interesting to see what happens when Pereira is back up to speed. Justin will be unlucky to lose his place but Pereira is brilliant and Castagne is a big signing.

                      • Curly619
                        • 9 Years
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        Best defender for Zouma ? 5.7 or under for the price drop and lack of faith now. Preferably around the 4.5 mark.

                        Stones,Justin,Coufal,Dallas

                        A part of me wants Crystal Palace DEF but there garbage, also Aston Villa (Konsa, Targett) but that's unknown.

                        Is it stupid to still get Targett ?

                        1. No Professionals
                          • 3 Years
                          1 month, 11 days ago

                          I would just Mitchell and use the money elsewhere

                          1. Curly619
                            • 9 Years
                            1 month, 11 days ago

                            PVA not going to take his spot soon ?

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

                              PVA lost his place to Mitchell

                              1. Curly619
                                • 9 Years
                                1 month, 11 days ago

                                Surely not for to long ? Just don't want to have a backline full of maybe.

                                So far Justin will keep his spot but it only takes a game to lose or not be an attacking threat and Pereiras back. Just an example.

                                1. Curly619
                                  • 9 Years
                                  1 month, 11 days ago

                                  Just did a bit more digging. Possible PVA transfer, his place to lose (again) i guess at 3.9 and with the fixtures its probably a good risk and worse case a non playing 3.9 defender is better than a non playing defender with a higher price.

                                  Thanks

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

                          Probably UTD tbh

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

                          Probably go with Shaw

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

                        This is a rather pointless article when written after the event. I thought the point of being a fantasy football scout is to scout things like this ahead of time...

                        1. Bushwhacker
                          • 1 Year
                          1 month, 11 days ago

                          It also would be easy to sum - they played Newcastle. Arsenal are stil awful.

                      • wulfranian
                        • 4 Years
                        1 month, 11 days ago

                        What a performance from Leicester. Fofana,Justin,Maddison,Tielemans,Albrighton were amazing.

                        1. Miguel Sanchez
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 4 Years
                          1 month, 11 days ago

                          Evans too

                          1. Rupert The Horse
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 8 Years
                            1 month, 11 days ago

                            Felt he had some very good and bad points but had a fairly good game.

                        2. jammie26
                            1 month, 11 days ago

                            Hope they win the league.

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

                            Ndidi's impact?

                          • Rupert The Horse
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 8 Years
                            1 month, 11 days ago

                            Yeah they were great.

                        3. Alisson WondHaaland
                          • 5 Years
                          1 month, 11 days ago

                          'Justin is a good pick until Ricardo is back in GW 5, should be fine though because Ferguson will also be back by GW 5 so just put him in as your 5th defender'

                          1. Original - Wolves Ay We
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 5 Years
                            1 month, 11 days ago

                            Liars, all of them!

                        4. jammie26
                            1 month, 11 days ago

                            Is 88 with 10 left and no BB ok?

                            1. Danno - Emre Canada
                              • 5 Years
                              1 month, 11 days ago

                              Is send it back

                              1. Danno - Emre Canada
                                • 5 Years
                                1 month, 11 days ago

                                Id*

                            2. KAPTAIN KANE
                              • 4 Years
                              1 month, 11 days ago

                              Just below average

                            3. Rupert The Horse
                              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                              • 8 Years
                              1 month, 11 days ago

                              It’s pretty good buddy.

                          • Phil's Stamps
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 10 Years
                            1 month, 11 days ago

                            Who to complete this defence? Playing 4-4-2, budget of 5.2. Was set on James but after tonight unsure again.

                            Dias AWB Stones ? Coufal

                            Cheers.

                            1. KAPTAIN KANE
                              • 4 Years
                              1 month, 11 days ago

                              Justin

                              1. KAPTAIN KANE
                                • 4 Years
                                1 month, 11 days ago

                                Or Mitchell and spend elsewhere

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

                              Justin

                            3. Phil's Stamps
                              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                              • 10 Years
                              1 month, 11 days ago

                              Didn't expect Justin, his fixtures are ok short term but I'm hoping for a set and forget so I don't have to waste transfers on defenders. Are Leicester due another DGW? I'm thinking of perhaps going with Targett with Villa's extra fixtures in mind.

                              Thanks all.

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

                                Double check as quite a few villa players on 4 yellows

                            4. gogs67
                                1 month, 11 days ago

                                Shaw

                                1. Phil's Stamps
                                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                  • 10 Years
                                  1 month, 11 days ago

                                  Double up with AWB?

                                  1. gogs67
                                      1 month, 11 days ago

                                      Their next 7 games the most difficult are Arsenal, Southampton and Everton, not exactly ominous. It's something I'm swithering about as I have AWB as well and Zouma is for the chop

                              • Milkman Bruno
                                  1 month, 11 days ago

                                  Thinking of selling Vardy for -4 and switching to 352

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

                                    I wouldn't yet, not with eve & LEE up next.

                                    1. Milkman Bruno
                                        1 month, 11 days ago

                                        Yeah he always punished me when I sold.

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

                                          I got him in for the double and he's going no where for now.

                                    2. Alisson WondHaaland
                                      • 5 Years
                                      1 month, 11 days ago

                                      442 better imo

                                  2. Alisson WondHaaland
                                    • 5 Years
                                    1 month, 11 days ago

                                    Cant see Justin getting dropped, if Ricardo starts in Albrighton's position thoughts on him as a huge differential? OOP Ricardo could be golden. Thinking of shifting Chilwell or Robbo to him.

                                  3. Milkman Bruno
                                      1 month, 11 days ago

                                      My muddy is bugging up Pogba due to his recent performances... not sure if it’s even good or bad at this stage as all of his stupid picks paid off for him this season. Jorginho early season for example...

                                      1. Bushwhacker
                                        • 1 Year
                                        1 month, 11 days ago

                                        No

                                    • Nedvěd11
                                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                      • 5 Years
                                      1 month, 11 days ago

                                      GW20

                                      Bench Dier or Dallas..?

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

                                        Dallas has higher ceiling

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

                                      I think I'm gonna take this as a lesson for future seasons.

                                      Mitchell and Justin have proven that being in the starting lineup in GW1 as an injury stop-gap can be a really good thing. Both have played well and have made themselves a nice spot on their teams.

                                      1. Rupert The Horse
                                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                        • 8 Years
                                        1 month, 11 days ago

                                        Justin so close to a goal too. Gutted about getting rid of Mitchell when he finally got his spot back.

                                      2. WE GO FOR IT
                                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                        • 5 Years
                                        1 month, 11 days ago

                                        Had everyone been fit sooner (GW5), Justin could've lost his place. Mitchell did lose his place and is still a risk imo. But worth it for a 5th defender.

                                        It all depends upon how good the repacements are and for how long the players are injured. If Pereira was back in GW 3/4, he would've been integrated sooner and Justin may have lost his place. But yeah, it's worth punting, especially if you plan to WC early. So, if they do lose their place, you can get rid during WC

                                      3. Alisson WondHaaland
                                        • 5 Years
                                        1 month, 11 days ago

                                        In b4 next seasons injury stop-gap gets dropped on GW 1 by an unexpected return of the injured player

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

                                          Yeah it's different most seasons. Just a load or rubbish posted to sound smart. You need to adapt each season.

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

                                            Yeah but the best way to adapt is from starting on solid ground. Better to start with a player who is in the team even if it's only temporary.

                                            When players are playing, they can sometimes make themselves indispensable that's the point. It's better than getting say Ferguson.

                                            And we're talking strictly defensive fodders and 8th attackers here. I'll take the guy who's guaranteed a few games over the guy who will become the nailed on guy.

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

                                              It's not always the best option actually. You're making very blanket statements hugely influenced by recency bias.

                                              Loads of your posts are to be honest.

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

                                                Well of course individual circumstances will affect it, but if we only tried to make conclusions after the fact, we wouldn't post anything. There must be some speculative element. I'm not saying it's definitive. But it's a consideration.

                                                But at least I'm putting out content and information that tries to make sense of this stuff. Az and Mark have a big list of 'assumptions' about this season too. Would that be worthless too?

                                                And I really don't need to caveat everything with 'well it depends' because of course it does...

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

                                        Remember when ppl chose Ferguson ahead of Mitchell at the start

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

                                      Sad to see Özil on that plane. CCP won.

                                    • wulfranian
                                      • 4 Years
                                      1 month, 11 days ago

                                      I have Dallas and thinking to start him over Coufal for one last time before i sell him.Tough games in the next 5.Any thoughts?

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

                                        Will probably do the same
                                        Start him then sell for Shaw

                                        1. wulfranian
                                          • 4 Years
                                          1 month, 11 days ago

                                          Shaw against Arsenal?I am thinking James but Chelsea is so bad.

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

                                            Could easily be 0-0 and fixtures are that are good

                                      2. Karhumies
                                        • 8 Years
                                        1 month, 11 days ago

                                        Planning to do the same with Alioski.

                                      3. WE GO FOR IT
                                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                        • 5 Years
                                        1 month, 11 days ago

                                        I would. Newcaslte look bad and Dallas could easily get an attacking return. But I wouldn't sell him though. If Southampton lose to Arsenal in the FA Cup, Leeds could have a DGW 23.

                                        1. wulfranian
                                          • 4 Years
                                          1 month, 11 days ago

                                          Interesting point.Cheers.

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

                                      Many here already on 100+?
                                      95-4 here

                                      1. Rupert The Horse
                                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                        • 8 Years
                                        1 month, 11 days ago

                                        Me. But with -8 taking me to 95

                                      2. Rupert The Horse
                                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                        • 8 Years
                                        1 month, 11 days ago

                                        150 was the goal.

                                      3. Bushwhacker
                                        • 1 Year
                                        1 month, 11 days ago

                                        I’m not even celebrating my 50th until May! Surely we’re not that old?!?!

                                      4. wulfranian
                                        • 4 Years
                                        1 month, 11 days ago

                                        Overall average is 50.Really low.

                                    • mr messi
                                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                      • 10 Years
                                      1 month, 11 days ago

                                      What are Chilwell owners doing?

                                      1. Rupert The Horse
                                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                        • 8 Years
                                        1 month, 11 days ago

                                        Think I’ll get him in.