Scout Notes

Value midfielder Pereira improving in new central role for West Brom

West Ham 2-1 West Brom

  • Goals: Jarrod Bowen (£6.3m), Michail Antonio (£6.3m) | Matheus Pereira (£5.6m)
  • Assists: Vladimir Coufal (£4.7m), Andriy Yarmolenko (£5.5m) | Kamil Grosicki (£5.3m)
  • Bonus points: Antonio x3, M Pereira x2, Coufal x1

THE BAGGIES BAG

Matheus Pereira (£5.6m) is quietly building Fantasy Premier League appeal again as he scored in West Bromwich Albion’s 2-1 defeat to West Ham on Tuesday evening.

It was the midfielder’s third strike in two matches and a fourth attacking return since Sam Allardyce arrived at the Hawthorns in Gameweek 14 – more than any colleague.

Crucially, it has made for excellent value for money too. Costing just £5.6m, Pereira’s score during the new manager’s reign working out at 5.5 points per million spent.

Pereira’s new central role has played a pivotal part in that upturn in fortunes, which has helped West Brom score four goals in their last two.

The Brazilian was deployed on the flanks for much of Slaven Bilic’s time in charge of West Brom this season but Allardyce has allowed him to play number 10 in each of the last three matches – which has yielded three goals for the midfielder.

Despite the 24-point score recorded in Double Gameweek 19, Pereira may have to be someone Fantasy managers keep only on their radar for now.

West Brom face Manchester City (home), Spurs (away) and Manchester United (home) between now and Gameweek 24.

Still, Gameweek 21 and 22 meetings with Fulham (home) and Sheffield United (away) offer some short-term appeal.

CELEBRATION

Michail Antonio (£6.3m) looks set to offer similar consistent form Fantasy managers witnessed during Project Restart.

On Tuesday night, he started back-to-back Premier League matches for the first time since Gameweek 6 and, despite still only working his way back to full fitness, already has two goals in two.

As we mentioned in our match report for the win over Burnley, Antonio’s knack of getting on the end of balls in and around the six-yard box is the true key to his appeal.

And it was exactly the story against West Brom, as he hooked a flying leg on the end of an Andriy Yarmolenko (£5.5m) knock-down in the second half.

Perhaps mildly ominous for owners and non-owners alike, is the fact that David Moyes insisted post-match that Antonio is still not back to his best.

The fact that the West Ham manager replaced him with Mark Noble (£4.6m) in the 84th minute suggests there is still game-time management required following his long lay-off.

That said, Sebastien Haller‘s (£6.1m) sale to Ajax is a continuing reminder that, at the very least, he is ready to start games consistently, if not finish them.

Meanwhile, anyone not in possession of Antonio might be somewhat concerned to see him score 18 points in Double Gameweek 19 only for his manager to imply there are remaining gears for him to cycle up through.

“He was excellent, his goal was great, but he is still not at full tilt. We are asking a lot from him and he is turning into a ruthless striker.” – David Moyes

VLAD THE IMPALER

West Ham’s run of defensive form was brought to an end by West Brom on Tuesday night.

Pereira’s second-half strike was the first Premier League goal the Hammers had conceded with Craig Dawson (£4.5m) in the side.

With Crystal Palace (away), Fulham (away) and Sheffield United (home) three of the next five opponents, there is certainly very little to worry owners of West Ham’s defensive assets from Double Gameweek 19.

The former Watford man looks closer and closer to squeezing his way into Fantasy consideration not least just because of his price but because he finally started offering threat against West Brom.

Dawson managed to find space on the back post to nod an Aaron Cresswell (£5.4m) corner towards Sam Johnstone‘s (£4.5m) goal in the first half, nodding just wide when he should have scored.

While Cresswell managed just two points on Tuesday night, his owners can still look forward to a period of strong potential for the left-back.

Of his six assists this season, five of them have come away from home and West Ham face road trips, to Crystal Palace, Aston Villa and Fulham, in three of the next four Gameweeks.

Meanwhile, Vladimir Coufal (£4.7m) continues to be the more useful of West Ham’s full-backs at the London Stadium.

His assist for Jarrod Bowen‘s (£6.3m) opening goal was his third at home this season, the most of any West Ham defender in 2020/21.

The right-back even went close to his first Premier League goal in the first half, popping up in the box and watching his shot deflected wide for a corner.

West Ham United XI (4-2-3-1): Fabianski; Cresswell, Ogbonna, Dawson, Coufal; Rice, Soucek; Benrahma (Yarmolenko 62′), Lanzini (Fornals 62′), Bowen; Antonio (Noble 84′).

West Bromwich Albion XI (4-4-1-1): Johnstone; Gibbs, Bartley, Ajayi, O’Shea; Grosicki (Furlong 70′), Sawyers, Livermore (Robson-Kanu 80′), Gallagher; M Pereira; C Robinson.

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759 Comments Post a Comment
  1. The Train Driver
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    2 months, 22 days ago

    If Haaland came to the PL, which team do you think he would be a best fit for, i.e where would he score most goals?

    1. Inazuma X1
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 22 days ago

      City or United

    2. lespaul
      • 11 Years
      2 months, 22 days ago

      city

    3. Miguel Sanchez
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      2 months, 22 days ago

      City

    4. Neves say Neves
      • 2 Years
      2 months, 22 days ago

      Leeds

      1. Fulchester's New Centr…
        • 3 Years
        2 months, 22 days ago

        This, 100 goals a season

    5. Poetry in motion
      • 4 Years
      2 months, 22 days ago

      Liverpool, City or Leeds (imagine him getting Bamford's chances)

    6. The Knights Template
      • 7 Years
      2 months, 22 days ago

      Scunthorpe

    7. No Professionals
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 22 days ago

      I'm withholding judgement on how good he is after the werner and havertz disasters (so far, and not sure how much time you get to adjust when you cost 40 and 70 million).

    8. IN SANE IN DE BRUYNE
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      2 months, 22 days ago

      City

  2. Pepeye
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    2 months, 22 days ago

    Rodri back tonight against Villa. Mahrez or Foden for last spot Silva on standby for KDB but meds working on KDB's ankle. Hopefully he starts

    1. Inazuma X1
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 22 days ago

      Source for KDB injury?

      1. Rupert The Horse
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        2 months, 22 days ago

        He came off after a tackle. People are speculating he’s injured from that.

        1. No Professionals
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 22 days ago

          he came off about 30mins after the tackle? and at the exact point city had just scored their 3rd?

          1. Rupert The Horse
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            2 months, 22 days ago

            No there was
            Another tackle people keep going on about on here. I was sound asleep though.

            1. No Professionals
              • 3 Years
              2 months, 22 days ago

              i watched the game, and had a mild panic attack every time he got fouled, the only one i remember was first half on the edge of palace's box.

  3. marcos11
      2 months, 22 days ago

      Best Rashford replacement for gw21 onwards? Already have KDB Bruno and Son

      1. RamaJama
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        2 months, 22 days ago

        Pool?

        Salah/Mane?
        Jota likely to be back soon?

        1. marcos11
            2 months, 22 days ago

            Salah was my plan all along but I’m now questioning Liverpools form but I don’t know if theres a better option bar really reshuffling my team

        2. Miguel Sanchez
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          2 months, 22 days ago

          Maddison/Grealish

          1. marcos11
              2 months, 22 days ago

              Was thinking Grealish and use the cash elsewhere if they have doubles

        3. Pepeye
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          2 months, 22 days ago

          Can't see Haaland going to Utd after what Keane did to his dad

        4. Rupert The Horse
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          2 months, 22 days ago

          Weird. GW rank went down quite a bit but went up in OR rank.

          1. mojoindojo
            • 7 Years
            2 months, 22 days ago

            Normal to have such anomalies since GW rank is not dependent on past score.
            Its just that teams in your vicinity (rankwise) scored less than you did and avg player scored more than you did.

            1. Rupert The Horse
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              2 months, 22 days ago

              Ah ok. Just not noticed that before and been playing a while now.

          2. Ha.
            • 5 Years
            2 months, 22 days ago

            Same. Purely means that there’s a lot of dross above you.

            1. Rupert The Horse
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              2 months, 22 days ago

              Well there are enough of them.

        5. kime67
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 22 days ago

          whats the plan for gw 29? is it possible to get 11 out?

          1. Miguel Sanchez
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            2 months, 22 days ago

            For those with FH probably

          2. Steve The Spud
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            2 months, 22 days ago

            FH since my wc is gone

          3. Rupert The Horse
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            2 months, 22 days ago

            Yes, easily.

            1. Party time
              • 2 Years
              2 months, 22 days ago

              This

          4. kime67
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 22 days ago

            how many games will there be?

            1. Rupert The Horse
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 8 Years
              2 months, 22 days ago

              6

              1. Salarrivederci
                • 4 Years
                2 months, 22 days ago

                You don't know that 😀 !

          5. Salarrivederci
            • 4 Years
            2 months, 22 days ago

            Not gonna be easy without a lot of hits if you also want a strong DGW26 squad.
            Also keep in mind, that those you bring in for BGW29 (if not on FH) will stay in your squad 😀 Not looking like many attractive teams/players in GW29 at the moment.

          6. Poetry in motion
            • 4 Years
            2 months, 22 days ago

            Plan is to wait and see what games will be played then.

          7. Hadebayor Mum
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            2 months, 22 days ago

            I've used FH and BB, planning to WC in 25, TC in 26 with 10/11 DGWers and put BGW 29 players on bench.

          8. COVID-CASUAL
              2 months, 22 days ago

              People couldnt effectively plan for GW19 using a WC, FH and BB.

              A plan for GW29 in the middle of GW19 is lol

              1. HuttonDressedasLahm
                • 11 Years
                2 months, 22 days ago

                So much this

              2. Hadebayor Mum
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                2 months, 22 days ago

                Never hurts to plan ahead! plus it's fun, and I like fun.

            • linkafu
              • 1 Year
              2 months, 22 days ago

              How many games min?.

          9. Neves say Neves
            • 2 Years
            2 months, 22 days ago

            Team is looking alright but I think my funds are a bit too spread out.

            Martinez
            Chilwell Dias Stones
            Salah Bruno Rashford Raphinha
            Vardy Watkins Bamford

            Johnstone Soucek Coufal Dallas

            I would quite like KDB and planning to do Vardy to Kane in GW23. Any other thoughts?

            1. Fulchester's New Centr…
              • 3 Years
              2 months, 22 days ago

              If Leeds don't have a double soon, Raphinha and Dallas can probably go

              1. Neves say Neves
                • 2 Years
                2 months, 22 days ago

                Yeah Raphinha is on the chopping block. If Salah doesn't score vs Burnley I think I'll be very tempted to switch him to KDB

          10. Ha.
            • 5 Years
            2 months, 22 days ago

            A Watkins goal tonight would be glorious

            1. Neves say Neves
              • 2 Years
              2 months, 22 days ago

              Yeah I picked him over Antonio, would love a goal even though i've got 2 city defs

              1. Ha.
                • 5 Years
                2 months, 22 days ago

                I own Stones but happy with his points for the week! (Would take another goal!)

                Watkins would be a big rank gainer

            2. Fulchester's New Centr…
              • 3 Years
              2 months, 22 days ago

              Unintentional assist more likely

              1. Ha.
                • 5 Years
                2 months, 22 days ago

                I’ll take it if Grealish is on the end of it

          11. Pepeye
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            2 months, 22 days ago

            Re Rupert - No speculation Mate, he has had 2 sessions in City's treatment Centre. Should make it I think . Gutted if he doesn't

            1. Miguel Sanchez
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              2 months, 22 days ago

              You do know you can reply to comments by pressing 'reply' on the comment you want to respond to?

              1. g40steve
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                2 months, 22 days ago

                🙂

              2. The Knights Template
                • 7 Years
                2 months, 22 days ago

                Like this!

              3. Don Kloppeone
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                2 months, 22 days ago

                He has signed up for membership - surely he has used internet forums before ...?!

              4. NateDogsCats
                  2 months, 22 days ago

                  Won't get all that attention he's craving if he does that

              5. Horlicks esq.
                • 11 Years
                2 months, 22 days ago

                And this

            2. Horlicks esq.
              • 11 Years
              2 months, 22 days ago

              Anybody have villa down to win this evening? It doesn’t look likely with 9 covid cases and no game since new year.

              1. Chrisitis
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 9 Years
                2 months, 22 days ago

                9 cases long time ago
                Walker, Ederson back in contention despite covid

                1. Horlicks esq.
                  • 11 Years
                  2 months, 22 days ago

                  Yup, a nod to lack of training and intensity, rather than a current absentee list.

                  City should plough through them.

                  1. Pepeye
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    Agree with the training and intensity but I think this game will be very close

              2. No Professionals
                • 3 Years
                2 months, 22 days ago

                city look to be hitting their stride, but you never know.

              3. The Knights Template
                • 7 Years
                2 months, 22 days ago

                I think they can snaffle a draw at best.

              4. Hadebayor Mum
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                2 months, 22 days ago

                As a Dias, Stones, KDB, Martinez and Watkins owner, I'd take a 3-1 City win, goals for Dias and Stones, assists for KDB, 3 save points for Martinez and a Watkins goal.

              5. Rupert The Horse
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 8 Years
                2 months, 22 days ago

                No

              6. El Presidente
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 1 Year
                2 months, 22 days ago

                You never know, but it does look like the strongest MCI version this season so far...

              7. jammie26
                  2 months, 22 days ago

                  I've had a bet on villa, price is too big imo.

              8. Siva Mohan
                • 8 Years
                2 months, 22 days ago

                Aston Villa players confirmed to have trained this week are as follows…

                Goalkeepers: Martinez, Heaton, Steer

                Defenders: Cash, Guilbert, Elmohamady, Mings, Konsa, Engels, Targett, Taylor

                Midfielders: McGinn, Luiz, Nakamba, Barkley, Hourihane, J Ramsey, A Ramsey, Chukwuemeka

                Forwards: Grealish, Traore, Watkins, El Ghazi, Davis

                1. Rupert The Horse
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 8 Years
                  2 months, 22 days ago

                  Thank you.

                2. Lucky Z
                  • 3 Years
                  2 months, 22 days ago

                  All we need basically

                3. Trane84
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 8 Years
                  2 months, 22 days ago

                  Pretty much full strength then? I can't notice any first choice XI missing in any case.

                4. Jellyfish
                  • 9 Years
                  2 months, 22 days ago

                  Hourihane is having a medical at Swansea so he won't be involved (doubt that anybody has him in their team amyway)

                5. Horlicks esq.
                  • 11 Years
                  2 months, 22 days ago

                  Yes but physically how ok are they? As a group? No competitive football for 19 days. Is that a good thing whilst some suffered with symptoms of COVID?

                  We’ll see what happens, a real test for villa, away at form leaders and probable title winners.

                  Real test

                  1. jammie26
                      2 months, 22 days ago

                      Only a couple had symptoms, the rest should be nicely rested and raring to go.

                      1. Horlicks esq.
                        • 11 Years
                        2 months, 22 days ago

                        Fairs

                    • El Presidente
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 1 Year
                      2 months, 22 days ago

                      yeah, its gonna be tough for them

                  2. thegaffer82
                    • 9 Years
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    Almost went mad when I saw no Grealish in the MFers...

                    Then I looked a bit further down 🙂

                6. Pepeye
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  2 months, 22 days ago

                  Villa looking full strength, this will be close

                  1. The Train Driver
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 5 Years
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    Fit enough though?

                7. SomeoneKnows
                  • 5 Years
                  2 months, 22 days ago

                  Any transfer suggestions? Considering either Salah > Son pending their result or perhaps Bednarek > Coufal

                  Martinez (Forster)
                  Cancelo, Stones, Dallas (Bednark, Douglas)
                  KDB, Salah, Bruno, Grealish (Soucek)
                  Kane, Antonio, Bamford

                  1. No Professionals
                    • 3 Years
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    roll FT 100%.

                    2FT is a thing of beauty.

                8. Boom XhakaLacaSaka
                  • 1 Year
                  2 months, 22 days ago

                  Bruno Yellow tonight would be lovely

                  1. linkafu
                    • 1 Year
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    Not more than a KDB blank

                  2. Fulgencio Obelmejias
                    • 11 Years
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    For removing his shirt after scoring a hatrick.

                9. Little Red Lacazette
                  • 4 Years
                  2 months, 22 days ago

                  Anyone thinking of getting Matheus Pereira for FUL & SHU after their City game?

                  1. El Presidente
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 1 Year
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    It has crossed my mind....

                  2. HuttonDressedasLahm
                    • 11 Years
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    I am now 😉

                10. Henning
                  • 6 Years
                  2 months, 22 days ago

                  0 m in the bank and 1 ft

                  Save?

                  de Gea Martinez
                  Stones Taa Coufal Justin Dallas
                  Son Salah Fernandes Barnes Soucek
                  Vardy Bamford Antonio

                  1. pingissimus
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 2 Years
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    Lovely side

                    I'd be tempted to move TAA on

                    1. Henning
                      • 6 Years
                      2 months, 22 days ago

                      Thanx.
                      Maby get a city def in for him.

                  2. waltzingmatildas
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 10 Years
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    Yep, looks good

                  3. _Ninja_
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 10 Years
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    Salah to KDB not tempting you?

                    1. Henning
                      • 6 Years
                      2 months, 22 days ago

                      Yes it does.

                11. linkafu
                  • 1 Year
                  2 months, 22 days ago

                  TAA out for Zouma in?

                  Already have Robbo

                  1. Boom XhakaLacaSaka
                    • 1 Year
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    Zouma hasn't started last 2 games

                  2. Siva Mohan
                    • 8 Years
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    why?

                  3. waltzingmatildas
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 10 Years
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    Zouma? I'd wait to see if he is going to start first

                  4. Little Red Lacazette
                    • 4 Years
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    I would not be looking at Chelsea defenders right now until they up their game.

                  5. jammie26
                      2 months, 22 days ago

                      Hell no.

                  6. waltzingmatildas
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 10 Years
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    GTG for gw20? Right subs?
                    Martinez
                    Robbo Cancelo Dallas
                    Salah KDB Bruno Raphina Soucek
                    Antonio Bamford
                    (Johnstone Wood Coufal Taylor)

                    1. Boom XhakaLacaSaka
                      • 1 Year
                      2 months, 22 days ago

                      Looks like you really fancy Leeds and West Ham winning so go with it

                      1. waltzingmatildas
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 10 Years
                        2 months, 22 days ago

                        I guess so. Only other option is Wood!

                        1. Boom XhakaLacaSaka
                          • 1 Year
                          2 months, 22 days ago

                          If Taylor is fit I think he would be a good shout

                  7. Salarrivederci
                    • 4 Years
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    Areola, Cavaleiro, AWB, Bruno, Stones, Dias & KDB today. Can't wait!

                  8. Dark Side Of The Loon!
                    • 4 Years
                    2 months, 22 days ago

                    Gundogan a good option for the next four or stick with Soucek? Its only for the next four as I plan to WC in 23.

                    1. thegaffer82
                      • 9 Years
                      2 months, 22 days ago

                      Seems like 'trap' material to me. But I would have said that weeks ago, and yet he keeps starting bagging goals. So what do I know!

                      1. Dark Side Of The Loon!
                        • 4 Years
                        2 months, 22 days ago

                        Exactly. I thought the same. But he seems to be relentless at the moment. Plus KDB's position up the field with Rodri/ Fernandinho holding the midfield is giving him more freedom.

                    2. No Professionals
                      • 3 Years
                      2 months, 22 days ago

                      if that is your only issue, i would absolutely make that move.

                      a nailed gundogan is probably more like a 7 - 7.5m mid.

                      1. No Professionals
                        • 3 Years
                        2 months, 22 days ago

                        obviously nailed doesn't last for ever at city, but they are short on options right now.

                      2. Dark Side Of The Loon!
                        • 4 Years
                        2 months, 22 days ago

                        The only issue in my team right now. Plus its a 4 week punt.

                    3. Siva Mohan
                      • 8 Years
                      2 months, 22 days ago

                      Gund

                    4. NateDogsCats
                        2 months, 22 days ago

                        Go for it, times out with City's fixtures turning too

                    5. Gun gun
                      • 4 Years
                      2 months, 22 days ago

                      I see manc winning aston 5-0. No chance at all aston

                    6. Harry
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 10 Years
                      2 months, 22 days ago

                      Martinez / Guaita
                      Shaw / Stones / Coufal / Justin / Mitchell
                      Grealish / Son / KDB / Fernandes / Smith Rowe
                      Kane / Antonio / Watkins

                      WC squad. Thoughts?

                      1. marcos11
                          2 months, 22 days ago

                          Looks solid

                        • Boom XhakaLacaSaka
                          • 1 Year
                          2 months, 22 days ago

                          Very nice but for now I would double city defence

                          1. marcos11
                              2 months, 22 days ago

                              Agree with this, maybe downgrade one of the keepers and go Justin > Dias/Cancelo

                          2. IN SANE IN DE BRUYNE
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 4 Years
                            2 months, 22 days ago

                            Personally I would have Salah over Kane. But that's me!

                            Very nice side.

                          3. John Nerdelbaum
                            • 8 Years
                            2 months, 22 days ago

                            What happens when Salah tears it up tomorrow?
                            Looks great but as others have said I would double up with City def. Downgrade Guaita

                            1. Harry
                              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                              • 10 Years
                              2 months, 22 days ago

                              I would rather have 2 playing goalkeepers with all the covid stuff. Villa and Palace have solid fixtures over the next 10 GWs. And of course Villa have DGWs coming.

                              I took Salah and Bamford out to accomodate Kane and Son. Prefer those, Salah/Liverpool look absolutely awful at the minute and tough fixtures. Kane/Son fixture proof.

                          4. Salarrivederci
                            • 4 Years
                            2 months, 22 days ago

                            Think I would do Guita, Grealish & Justin -> Areola, Maddison & Dias/Cancelo

                            1. Salarrivederci
                              • 4 Years
                              2 months, 22 days ago

                              Think all three would be upgrades. Areola have more games in hand (in most weeks you'd play Martínez and bench Guaita anyway). Areola could have a sneaky DGW in 23 or something. Not likely with Guaita and Palace.
                              Maddison is looking more dangerous and involved than Grealish. Justin is a class player and has been so good in FPL this year (would have loved to own him), but no way he will match Cancelo/Dias over the next many GW's

                        • Inazuma X1
                          • 3 Years
                          2 months, 22 days ago

                          1 FT 0.1 ITB - Save FT?

                          Martinez
                          Coufal | Stones | Dallas
                          Salah | KDB | Bruno | Grealish | Soucek
                          Kane | Ings

                          Forster | Holding | Mitchell | Davis

                        • thegaffer82
                          • 9 Years
                          2 months, 22 days ago

                          Take Stones & Justin out of my team and I'm having a poor week so far actually - but do have 10 left to go, so hope springs eternal

                          1. HuttonDressedasLahm
                            • 11 Years
                            2 months, 22 days ago

                            My team is Stones and fail

                            Bench boost wasted

                          2. COVID-CASUAL
                              2 months, 22 days ago

                              I normally have a poor week when I decide to remove the two highest scorers in my team

                          3. No Professionals
                            • 3 Years
                            2 months, 22 days ago

                            really can't decide what to do...

                            Johnstone
                            Dias Stones Coufal Dallas
                            Salah KDB Fernandes
                            Kane Bamford Antonio

                            Steer Soucek Mitchell Alzate
                            1FT 1.4m

                            Team is in decent shape overall, but Johnstone has been a horrible move. Do I...

                            A) roll FT, then Johnstone has a couple of decent fixtures
                            B) Johnstone to Martinez (just get it done)
                            C) Alzate to Saka

                            1. Boom XhakaLacaSaka
                              • 1 Year
                              2 months, 22 days ago

                              Def roll a free

                          4. HuttonDressedasLahm
                            • 11 Years
                            2 months, 22 days ago

                            Liverpool defence owners..
                            Time to sell?
                            Thinking I might go Robertson to a Utd defender next GW

                            1. Karan14
                              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                              • 5 Years
                              2 months, 22 days ago

                              I think so. Im planning to sell Robbo for Shaw this week.
                              Frees up a lot of funds for me.

                              1. Siva Mohan
                                • 8 Years
                                2 months, 22 days ago

                                Bruno Fernandes (£11.3m), Luke Shaw (£4.8m) and Harry Maguire (£5.4m) are all on four yellows. They must avoid another caution against Fulham to evade a ban.

                                1. Karan14
                                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                  • 5 Years
                                  2 months, 22 days ago

                                  Cheers for this!

                                  The ban doesnt count for the FA Cup game?

                                  1. Salarrivederci
                                    • 4 Years
                                    2 months, 22 days ago

                                    No that is only red cards I think.
                                    5 yellows in PL results in one game ban in PL

                            2. thegaffer82
                              • 9 Years
                              2 months, 22 days ago

                              Don’t own any Pool DFers, but I don’t think they are worth the cash when so many 4.5-6.0 mil DFers are bringing home the points this season. So yeah, I definitely would sell.

                              I’m bringing in Shaw this week (can’t afford Maguire or Awb)

                            3. pingissimus
                              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                              • 2 Years
                              2 months, 22 days ago

                              On my mind

                              Caught between TAA to

                              A Stones (double with Dias)
                              B Maguire/AWB
                              C Justin

                              United is the favourite right now,

                          5. Ronnies
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 5 Years
                            2 months, 22 days ago

                            Bench 1;

                            A) Justin - away to Everton
                            B) Coufal - away to Palace
                            C) Soucek

                            Cheers.

                            1. Boom XhakaLacaSaka
                              • 1 Year
                              2 months, 22 days ago

                              A

                            2. thegaffer82
                              • 9 Years
                              2 months, 22 days ago

                              B) but it’s not an easy choice. They are all similar in points potential

                          6. Deulofail
                            • 5 Years
                            2 months, 22 days ago

                            Ohhhwduddle
                            Ohhhwduddle
                            Bukayo
                            Saka
                            Ohhhwduddle
                            Saka
                            Ohhhwduddle
                            Saka
                            Bukayo
                            Bukayo
                            Sakakakakakakakaka
                            https://soundcloud.com/arseblog/bukayo-saka-arsecast-extra-intro

                          7. Tomsk
                              2 months, 22 days ago

                              Is Salah still a season keeper?
                              We don't have massive value tied up in him(.3m).
                              He doesn't look that dangerous recently but I'm still scared to get rid of him.

                              1. Miguel Sanchez
                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                • 4 Years
                                2 months, 22 days ago

                                No - just bring him back if he hits form - not like we have immense value tied up in him like we did in 17/18

                              2. bigwig
                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                • 10 Years
                                2 months, 22 days ago

                                I think tonight's the big test for him in our teams. I transferred him out for Rashford before the cry game when I heard he would be benched, that turned out to be a disaster. Got him straight back in , wasting 2 transfers and he's done nothing since, unbelievable really

                              3. Tomsk
                                  2 months, 22 days ago

                                  Thanks both.
                                  If he wasnt on penalties he would've been gone. If he blanks tomorrow I'm doing Salah to Son (I need to be braver!).

                              4. Jon Walter's Hatty
                                • 7 Years
                                2 months, 22 days ago

                                Grealish getting a yellow tonight? Can see a very frustrating night which always makes him p1ssy.