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Which FPL forward should we choose to replace Harry Kane?

It’s been a while since I did the Burning Question format so I thought it would be a good time to revisit it. I asked the community to send me some questions and I’ll be answering a few here. Let’s get stuck right in.

Q1) What is the ideal front three if no budget constraints? @pras_fpl

Hi Pras, thank you so much for the question. Hope you are doing well. The injury to Harry Kane (£11.3m) and the lack of form of Patrick Bamford (£6.7m) has opened up the striker positions. Just a small note on Patrick Bamford, in the last four matches, he sits outside the top 30 players in the league for expected goals (xG). It’s easy to forget that he is still fairly cheap and offers value but he has a mixed bag of fixtures in the next five Gameweeks and doesn’t make my list for the ideal front three. So who does make my list?

Calvert-Lewin and Bamford the Fantasy focus as Everton host Leeds

First up, it’s Dominic Calvert-Lewin (£7.6m). Yes he has had four blanks in a row but it is worth mentioning that his merry men are back and as noted by Tom Freeman in his excellent article, Everton are a different beast when all their main players are playing together. Here is what Tom cited:

“Everton are a different proposition when they can get Lucas Digne (£6.0m), James Rodríguez (£7.7m), Richarlison (£7.8m) and Dominic Calvert-Lewin all on the pitch at the same time. In fact, in the six league games they’ve started together this season, the Toffees have scored a massive 17 goals.”

Tom Freeman

That is an average of 2.83 goals per game. In the next four Gameweeks, Everton face Newcastle (home), Leeds (away), Manchester United (away) and Fulham (home). Three of those teams are in the bottom six of the league for expected goals conceded (xGC) in the last six matches. Fixtures and the calibre of opposition when they have all their main attackers fit are the reasons why DCL is top of my list of strikers at the moment.

The next two forwards who make up the ideal strikeforce for me are Michail Antonio (£6.4m) and Ollie Watkins (£6.2m). Antonio just makes West Ham better as an attacking outfit and owners were extremely unlucky to come away with just an assist against Crystal Palace.

He should have had a lot more from the game but he looks very sharp on the eye-test, has good underlying numbers, and has a fairly decent fixture run as well. Also worth noting that in the last four matches, West Ham are in the top five in the league for Big Chance Threat (BCT) and for attempts in the box which further justifies the presence of Antonio making the Hammers a much better attacking unit.

The same can be said about Aston Villa who also find themselves in the top five in the league for big chances and shots in the box in the last four matches. They also look like an excellent outfit in attack and are capable of scoring goals against any opposition. Watkins has great underlying numbers as well. He is second among all strikers for BCT in the last four matches and sits third in the league for shots in the box in the same period.

Q2) If someone wanted to take a punt on Chelsea now, with good fixtures and a possible manager bounce, which two or three Chelsea assets would you suggest? (@PierreM80702057)

Hi Pierre. My fellow Pro-Pundit and co-host Zophar always says it is better to be late to the party rather than arriving early and realising it is a dud. As you already know, I’ve been guilty of this crime quite a few times this season and it’s one of the big reasons I’m having a poor campaign.

When it comes to Tuchel’s Chelsea, simply put we just don’t know anything about them right now. I would suggest keenly monitoring them for the next two-to-three games before jumping in because the manager is just getting to know his players right now. Let me quote from this excellent piece on Tuchel on FFScout:

“Whatever system and style Tuchel chooses to deploy at Chelsea, he always tailors it to the players he has at his disposal.”

“My role is that of a service provider, I’m here to help and support the players.”

Thomas Tuchel

It’s very early to tell who is going to benefit from having Tuchel as a manager but I’ll just say that the first game against Wolves looked really encouraging for Kai Havertz (£8.2m) who played a lot closer to goal than under Frank Lampard. That said it is very early to draw any conclusions and I’d urge FPL managers to keenly observe for some time before jumping in.

Q3) Is Man City double defence a risk now with Laporte back and raring to go? (@fpl_saffer)

Hi Kevin, thank you so much for the question and first up huge congratulations for the season you’re having. I know you’re currently in the top 50 Overall Ranking at the moment so you definitely don’t need to be taking any advice from me.

→ How many FPL points did Aymeric Laporte register across Manchester City's three Double Gameweeks?

With regards to the Manchester City centre-backs, I see no reason for Pep to change the partnership he has at his disposal right now which is why both remain good picks. I think he’ll persist with the same two in defence and you’ll probably only see a little bit of rotation due to fixture congestion and that’s about it. I wouldn’t worry about them until Pep actually makes some changes.

Q4) Who are the second best premium defensive assets (with some attacking output) behind the City boys? Liverpool, Leicester, United, Chelsea, Spurs? Or just go budget? (@FPLAlternative)

If you’re looking for a defender to pick outside of the Manchester City names, the one I’d like to recommend is Lucas Digne.

Returning Digne can help Everton's attacking assets return to form in Gameweek 20

Like I mentioned earlier in the article, Everton have a great bunch of fixtures coming up. It is worth noting he was played as a left-winger in the previous game which makes him a very enticing option and even if he isn’t out-of-position (OOP), his numbers this season have been really good.

He’s top of the league for assists per 90 (0.49 assists per 90mins) and especially with James Rodriguez back in the team and in form, I think it increases his points potential a lot. Ben Godfrey’s (£5.0m) form also means that he could potentially still be OOP for a while. Only two teams have conceded fewer goals and big chances than Everton in the last six matches so that is very promising as well.

That’s it from me for this week and I hope you enjoyed this article. Our latest episode of The FPL Wire has some more detailed information as well which you can view below in case you fancy it.

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3,541 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Mile Plankton
    • 8 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Hello DZ.
    Any news on how long is Kane out?

    I got him at 10.5. Missed tonight's price change to sell him at 10.9.

    Sell him or Wilson for DCL?

    1. Salan
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 11 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      No clear information on Kane, but I believe it's wise to just replace him by another one. Personally I guess Kane will be out for 2 to 4 matches.

      1. Mile Plankton
        • 8 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        I guess if he misses next 3 GWs and drops to 11, it's not that much of a loss.
        I just wish I could sell him for a mid and go 3-6-1 since there are no premium forwards available.

    2. Freshy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Kane to DCL was my FT move

  2. AK_FC
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Start Areola or Martinez?

    1. Pep Roulette
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      I'm starting Areola

    2. gonzalocampos
      • 6 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Martinez

  3. MikeLowrey
    • 2 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    A) Play Mitchell
    B) KWP to Stones for a hit

  4. Leif Erikson-Formerly of La…
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 8 Years
    3 months, 14 days ago

    Cancelo or Foden (c)?

    1. ...al
      • 11 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Neither

      1. Leif Erikson-Formerly of La…
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        Don't fancy my other options much: Bruno, Maddison, Ziyech, Werner, Antonio

        1. Eh, just one more thing ...
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          3 months, 14 days ago

          I think Maddison could put Leeds to the sword

    2. COVID-CASUAL
        3 months, 14 days ago

        I like a Foden punt.

        1. Leif Erikson-Formerly of La…
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 8 Years
          3 months, 14 days ago

          Cheers!

      • Gabbiadini
        • 3 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        Cancelo

      • b91jh
        • 3 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        Foden!

    3. ...al
      • 11 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      Would you rather bench Harry play Holding

      Or -4 for chilwell in for Harry?

    4. Gabbiadini
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 14 days ago

      What is the pull of Mane over Salah, price, form... anything else of note?

      1. COVID-CASUAL
          3 months, 14 days ago

          He scored more fantasy points last match

        • Mile Plankton
          • 8 Years
          3 months, 14 days ago

          Mane has been as sh1te as Salah in previous 4 games. One good game does not mean he's on form.
          Salah still better option, imo.

          1. UNDERWORLD7
            • 9 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            This

          2. Gabbiadini
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            I would select Salah too, just stating what seems to be a general consensus.

        • Flair
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          3 months, 14 days ago

          Better underlying stats for a while now, a streaky player who looks to be returning to form, benefits the most from TAA getting to his best due to his crosses, .7 lower.

        • ...al
          • 11 Years
          3 months, 14 days ago

          Salah off the pace a bit mane better for it

          Either could haul

      2. ooooo
        • 3 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        Captain?
        A) Salah
        B) Cancelo.

        1. BERGKOP
          • 9 Years
          3 months, 14 days ago

          A

      3. Tmel
        • 10 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        Best option?

        a) Adams > DCL, bench Bamford
        b) Adams > DCL, bench Antonio
        c) Play Bamford & Antonio, save FT

        1. BERGKOP
          • 9 Years
          3 months, 14 days ago

          A easy

      4. UNDERWORLD7
        • 9 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        Bottomed

        Martinez
        Stones - Robertson - Dias
        Soucek - Son - Gundo - Salah - Bruno
        DCL - Bamford
        _______________________________
        Forster: Dallas: Holding: Brewster

        Is it worth a hit to do Soucek to Barnes?
        Forever missing Soucek’s points whereas Barnes is the only one I can see a hit being potentially worth it?

        Or just stick?
        Cheers fellas.

        1. BERGKOP
          • 9 Years
          3 months, 14 days ago

          I'd play Soucek

          1. UNDERWORLD7
            • 9 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            Cheers Bergkop!

        2. Areyouthereyet
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 14 days ago

          I’m looking at moving Souchek to Barnes, might even captain him. But not for a hit.

          1. UNDERWORLD7
            • 9 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            Ahh ok, yeah not for a hit is probs wise cheers buddy

      5. Ibralicious
        • 6 Years
        3 months, 14 days ago

        Is Gundogan the GameStop of FPL? Up there with the big boys tonight

        1. Sir Alex Telles.
          • 4 Years
          3 months, 14 days ago

          I'm capping him. Salah would be the gamestop. Dead fpl asset loved by many, on a bad form, and then out of the moon all his owners have faith on him and he delivers.

      6. BurnMyBread
          3 months, 14 days ago

          A) Bench Bamford or Lookman

          1. BurnMyBread
              3 months, 14 days ago

              B) Watkins and Rodriguez or DCL and Barnes

              1. Mile Plankton
                • 8 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                I have a soft spot for Hames, so B) Watkins and Rodriguez

            • AK_FC
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 6 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              A) Lookman
              B) DCL and Barnes

          2. Sir Alex Telles.
            • 4 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            Captain who?
            a. Bruno
            b. Gundo
            c. DCL
            d. Salah

            1. UNDERWORLD7
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              I get a strong feeling we could all be massively overlooking Bruno as captain ya know, get this odd feeling that United are gonna thrash Arsenal and Bruno has to be in the mix.
              Saying that, has to be the man of the moment for me in Gundo

              1. Sir Alex Telles.
                • 4 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                Every time I cap the obvious pick, I always end up underwhelmed. On Gundo but I know my ML rival who always has Bruno perma-captain is going to smash it.

                1. UNDERWORLD7
                  • 9 Years
                  3 months, 14 days ago

                  Haha same here, which is why I thought maybe going Salah or even DCL, however DCL is the early kick off and Pool will of had less rest than West Ham, Gundo only played half a game and Sheff Utd are no better than West Brom, so all this added up to me going Gundo Captain.

              2. BERGKOP
                • 9 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                Worth hanging onto Rashford despite his rubbish returns then? (already have Bruno)

                1. UNDERWORLD7
                  • 9 Years
                  3 months, 14 days ago

                  I would say so just about, think they’ll of had a hiding after that Sheff Utd game.

                  1. BERGKOP
                    • 9 Years
                    3 months, 14 days ago

                    Good thinking.

              3. jia you jia you
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 4 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                no chance we thrash Arsenal imo

          3. b91jh
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            Jesse Lingard starting ahead of Benrahma would be a peak Moyes thing.

          4. Eh, just one more thing ...
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            Head scratcher this week for captain.. Gundo, Sterling or DCL .... have a gut feeling for Barnes (but ultimately dont havevthe guts ironically) ...

            Any thoughts peeps?

            1. Holmes
              • 7 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Any of Gundogan/Sterling should work. Dominic has a lower ceiling of 6-7pts, so he wouldnt be my cap.

            2. Mile Plankton
              • 8 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              I am going with Sterling. Team on form, hope he can go back to back double digits.

            3. Egg noodle
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 11 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              I once captained Barnes. He conceded and got subbed early. 2 pointer Wasn't fun.

              Stick to gundo

            4. BERGKOP
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Currently on Gundo but may switch to Sterling.

          5. Mile Plankton
            • 8 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            Bench one:

            S) aka
            B) amford
            W) ilson

            1. Sir Alex Telles.
              • 4 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Saka

              1. Mile Plankton
                • 8 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                Did it last GW and regret it.

            2. Kane Lane
              • 6 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              B

            3. Holmes
              • 7 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Bamford

            4. Eh, just one more thing ...
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              I have the bamford vs Wilson benching headache at the moment... likely to bench Bamford.

          6. Kane Lane
            • 6 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            Kane Replacement?

            A) Werner
            B) Abraham
            C) Watkins

            Thanks

            1. Pep Roulette
              • 3 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Firmino

              1. Kane Lane
                • 6 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                really Firmino

            2. Messiah Hazard
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              I went with Werner. Already have Watkins.

              1. Weeb Kakashi
                • 5 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                Any reasons as to why Werner?
                Im looking at getting him in.

                1. Kane Lane
                  • 6 Years
                  3 months, 14 days ago

                  I dunno I think he due double digits

              2. Kane Lane
                • 6 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                nice

            3. Eh, just one more thing ...
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              None of the above ... Watkins if pushed.

          7. fplfansss
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            G2G?

            McCarthy
            Dias, Targett, Cancelo
            Gundo, Son, Salah, Bruno
            Antonio, DCL, Bamford

            Bench: Button, Soucek, Justin, Mitchell

          8. Weeb Kakashi
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            Bamford> Werner??

            Werner should be starting from now on.

            1. Pep Roulette
              • 3 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              No

            2. UNDERWORLD7
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              I’d never ever let Werner even look in my teams direction, but hey if you fancy it do it

              1. Weeb Kakashi
                • 5 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                Haha. I just feel like he is too good of a player to continue his current run.

                1. UNDERWORLD7
                  • 9 Years
                  3 months, 14 days ago

                  True he’s good, but just isn’t showing form at all

            3. Flair
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              3 months, 14 days ago

              You really love Werner

              1. Weeb Kakashi
                • 5 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                Early to the party. More chances of a dud than a Cracker.

            4. Mile Plankton
              • 8 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Maybe. If he does become starter and plays up front. Wouldn't get him if he stays on the wing.

            5. Kane Lane
              • 6 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Do what you want to do don't follow others

            6. Eh, just one more thing ...
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Its late, you're tired.

          9. Salan
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 11 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            Gundogan is still a differential with less than 20% selection rate. I may captain Salah (with good track records vs Westham) for doing little bit hedging.

            1. BERGKOP
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              I think he's a great pick. Can't ignore that fixture and his form.

              1. BERGKOP
                • 9 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                Gundo that is

          10. noahzark22
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            Loris
            Robertson, Cancelo, Stones, Justin
            Salah, Foden, Son, Barnes
            DCL, Bamford

            Johnstone, Coufal, Soucek, Wood

            Used 1/2 Ft for Kane to DCL. Thinking Coufal to Digne or Chilwell. Foden to Gundo seems a waste 3.5 itb

          11. Stand By Mee
            • 4 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            I have 10.6 in the bank lol

            I am on -4, should I use my funds to upgrade Mitchell for anothet hit?

            Martinez
            Dias Stones Mitchell
            Salah Bruno Maddison Gundo
            Dcl Bamford Antonio

            Steer Soucek Holding Coufal

            0FT 10.6 itb

            1. Mile Plankton
              • 8 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              No, since you can't get Cancelo.

          12. Eh, just one more thing ...
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            Am I crazy to start Coufal ahead of both Bamford and Wilson?

            1. Weeb Kakashi
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              I'd start one of the strikers.

            2. Holmes
              • 7 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              maybe, maybe not.

            3. Sloane426
              • 1 Year
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Yes. That’s dumb

            4. Eh, just one more thing ...
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Currently starting Wilson ... but he and Bamford both fill me with such disdain.... one out for Antonio next week.

              Coufal does seem a bit if a long shot...

          13. Mile Plankton
            • 8 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            I wouldn't go that far.

            1. Mile Plankton
              • 8 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Reply fail to Eh, Just One More Thing

          14. ooooo
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            Captain?
            A) Bruno
            B) Salah
            C) Cancelo

            1. Hitman MHK
              • 8 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              If I had him, I'd be going C

            2. Mile Plankton
              • 8 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              I reckon Cancelo can't haul back to back. But he's as good pick as those two.

          15. Hitman MHK
            • 8 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            Top 250 and seriously considering Barnes (C). Anyone else with me?

            1. UNDERWORLD7
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Is he worth a hit doing Soucek to Barnes ya reckon?

              1. Hitman MHK
                • 8 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                I personally wouldn't, which is ironic. Not a fan of hits, especially to sell someone in form

                1. UNDERWORLD7
                  • 9 Years
                  3 months, 14 days ago

                  Sound advice cheers man, amazing rank btw keep going!

                  1. Hitman MHK
                    • 8 Years
                    3 months, 14 days ago

                    Thanks mate, all the best with your season as well!

            2. Weeb Kakashi
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Very good option. Perfectly suited to how Leeds play.

            3. BERGKOP
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Whoa... Who are we to give you advice? Amazing rank, but you've asked... I'd personally go with the high % play at this point. Keep you in touch.

              1. Hitman MHK
                • 8 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                Hahaha feel I'm trying to hedge my bets after missing the Cancelo and Gundo bangwagon! Outside of another punt on DCL, Salah is my second best candidate but he hasn't looked the goods lately. Barring the disallowed goal, which was a decent finish of course

            4. Holmes
              • 7 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              well, you know better than us average players 😉

            5. Mile Plankton
              • 8 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              First of all, you should be the one giving advices. 🙂

              Looks like this is the GW for a punt.
              I'd consider Maddison if I'd have him. Barnes is too much of a punt for me.

              1. Hitman MHK
                • 8 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                Damn, I'm reconsidering now. Back to the drawing board it seems!! Ahaha

                1. Weeb Kakashi
                  • 5 Years
                  3 months, 14 days ago

                  There is a reason you are in top 250. Follow your instinct. Assess your other options too.

                  GL

                  1. Hitman MHK
                    • 8 Years
                    3 months, 14 days ago

                    Yep, all about that gut feeling! Appreciated!

              2. Bad Kompany
                • 3 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                I think Barnes is better suited for this game than Maddison

                1. Hitman MHK
                  • 8 Years
                  3 months, 14 days ago

                  I agree. He'll catch them out on the counter and given Leeds give up so many shots on the road and Barnes sure loves a strike, I reckon he can catch fire in this fixture. We'll see I guess

            6. ...al
              • 11 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Nope not me

            7. Eh, just one more thing ...
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              I just posted a similar question about Barnes captain as I have a gut feeling but ultimately don't have the guts to take a punt.

              With your 250 rank though, let me ask you, how many punty captain calls have you made vs safe bets this season and how did they play out for you? That might direct your thinking?

              1. Hitman MHK
                • 8 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                Every captain call has been safe, every....

                You got me on that one. Damn haha, reconsidering. What are you doing yourself?

                1. Eh, just one more thing ...
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 9 Years
                  3 months, 14 days ago

                  Haha there you go ... why change a winning strategy?
                  Playing safe too ... between Gundo, Sterling and DCL ... prob go with the majority at C Gundo ...

                  1. Eh, just one more thing ...
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 9 Years
                    3 months, 14 days ago

                    Which in itself, any other season, would be the absolute definition of punty.

                    1. Hitman MHK
                      • 8 Years
                      3 months, 14 days ago

                      Hahaha exactly. For me he still seems a punt even though the stats are there. I'm personally hoping he blanks given I don't own him, but I can see the rationale why you'd give him the armband.

                      Very tough between him and Sterling. Not everyday you captain someone sub $6 mil!

                      I'd go Gundo... just.

                      1. Bad Kompany
                        • 3 Years
                        3 months, 14 days ago

                        Vardy and Mahrez the year they won the league. Price should be ignored for captaincy (although it’s hard psychologically). He’s playing high up the pitch and getting in the box for city and is against the last place team and he’s on pens

                        1. Hitman MHK
                          • 8 Years
                          3 months, 14 days ago

                          Yep. I think you decided in that last sentence yourself! Good luck mate haha!

            8. Bad Kompany
              • 3 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Decent shout but not for me. I’ve owned him last year and earlier this year and it’s infuriating watching him at times miss chance after chance. He sometimes seems to score the tougher chances more often than the easier ones. I wouldn’t trust him with the armband

              1. ...al
                • 11 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                Not clinical or even remotely consistent

                Not A captain

                1. Bad Kompany
                  • 3 Years
                  3 months, 14 days ago

                  Exactly. Great option. Think Leeds suite him really well but you don’t just need to get chances, you also need to convert them

                  1. Hitman MHK
                    • 8 Years
                    3 months, 14 days ago

                    Yep, correct. He's a selfish player from a fantasy perspective which is fantastic of course. Just need to be more clinical. Who are you captaining?

                    1. Bad Kompany
                      • 3 Years
                      3 months, 14 days ago

                      Currently on Gundo but really undecided. DCL, Bruno, and Salah also options.

                      Probably shouldn’t listen to me though. I’ve had 6 blanks in a row

                      1. Hitman MHK
                        • 8 Years
                        3 months, 14 days ago

                        A lot of people going Gundo but given the form he's in and the majority picking him, I'd give him the armband and hope for the best!

                        1. Bad Kompany
                          • 3 Years
                          3 months, 14 days ago

                          Cheers! You’ve done extremely well this season so I trust your advice. Think I’ll log out until after the deadline

                          1. Hitman MHK
                            • 8 Years
                            3 months, 14 days ago

                            Ahaha I think I’m going to do the same! Much appreciated, all the best. I just got lucky!

          16. Holmes
            • 7 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            Any fresh updates on Kane's injury?

          17. Weeb Kakashi
            • 5 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            Digne OR Cresswell for the next 4?

            1. The Overthinker
              • 4 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              D

            2. Eh, just one more thing ...
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Digne fir me ... just brought him in for a -4

            3. ...al
              • 11 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Digne easy

            4. Weeb Kakashi
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Digne or Chilwell i meant. Sorry

              1. Hitman MHK
                • 8 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                Very tough. Both similar where they are OOP. I'd want to wait on Chelsea players, so I'd go Digne

          18. The Overthinker
            • 4 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            Why nobody is considering richarlison?

            1. Weeb Kakashi
              • 5 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Was he any good in the last game?

              1. The Overthinker
                • 4 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                Could be a good 2 week punt

            2. Mile Plankton
              • 8 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              DCL has been better this season.

              1. The Overthinker
                • 4 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                Double up on DCL and richarlison?

                1. Mile Plankton
                  • 8 Years
                  3 months, 14 days ago

                  Overkill

            3. Holmes
              • 7 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Was considering until I saw his points history

            4. jia you jia you
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              I'm on him for a two GW punt

          19. FPL ElasticO
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            3 months, 14 days ago

            Who should you bench?

            A. Martinez vs SOU
            B. Johnstone vs FUL

            1. Bad Kompany
              • 3 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              I’m playing A. Won’t be playing Johnstone until I see some improvement in west brom defending

            2. COVID-CASUAL
                3 months, 14 days ago

                I don’t do fixtures for GKs - would play A every week

              • Hitman MHK
                • 8 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                I've got the same dilemma. Probably better to play safe with A, even if option B can turn out to a scrappy 1-0 affair and bag you a CS. Begs the question when you play Johnstone but in these times he'll have to do for backup.

            3. ...al
              • 11 Years
              3 months, 14 days ago

              Gundog or Salah cap?

              1. Holmes
                • 7 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                Going Salah since I like to pick low scoring captains.

                1. ...al
                  • 11 Years
                  3 months, 14 days ago

                  Me too

                  Gundog it is 😆

              2. BERGKOP
                • 9 Years
                3 months, 14 days ago

                Gundo