Transfers

How the transfer deadline day deals will affect FPL

The January transfer window closed for Premier League clubs on Monday evening and the late developments could potentially affect the Fantasy landscape – although it’s fair to say that it was a very quiet day (and month) in terms of significant comings and goings.

Cutting through the sourceless speculation and wearisome banter about Lionel Messi in small-town chip shops, we have summarised the confirmed deals that could present Fantasy bosses with new targets or have an impact on existing assets.

Any prices given in brackets are the players’ Fantasy Premier League cost, rather than their actual transfer fees.

BEN DAVIES/OZAN KABAK

(Preston North End/Schalke 04 to Liverpool)

Liverpool’s injury crisis in defence has prompted the Reds to make a move for two centre-halves on transfer deadline day.

A loan deal for Ozan Kabak was confirmed late in the day, with the red half of Merseyside having earlier announced the capture of Preston North End’s Ben Davies.

Kabak is a full Turkish international who makes a temporary move from Schalke, who have in turn signed Arsenal’s Shkodran Mustafi (£5.0m).

Six goals in 55 Bundesliga appearances for Kabak’s parent club and former employers Stuttgart was a reasonable return for a centre-half, although only 11 attempts on goal in 26 top-flight appearances last season was on the modest side.

A dozen efforts in 14 games this campaign is a significant improvement and one of the best totals among Bundesliga centre-backs, although he is goalless in 2020/21.

Jurgen Klopp said of the Turk:

He came very young to Germany and everybody was clear he was a massive talent. He is only 20 now. He plays in his second club [in Germany]; he is at Schalke and unfortunately, they are in a bad position in the moment.

For him, I think it’s a really good moment to make the move because, like each player in the world, you need a stable team around you and that’s what we can deliver. We deliver a stable team and you can play your position, you don’t have to be 20 with pretty much everything on the pitch and not allowed to make mistakes anymore.

He’s really a big, big talent and we are really looking forward to working with him.

Hardly one for the future at the age of 25, Davies was out of contract with Preston at the end of the season and has been purchased for a cut-price £2m.

It’s an unexpected swoop and one that even Klopp admitted probably wouldn’t have happened had the reigning champions not been so badly hit by injury:

I think it’s probably clear that in a normal transfer window, without any issues, we would not look at Preston if there’s a player for us or something like that. It’s not really likely. But since we saw him and since our situation got clearer and clearer – the problems we had – when we saw him we got really excited about it and thought, ‘Wow.’

We see the potential really. We see the quality and we see the potential as well because he’s 25 and there’s a lot to come for him. I love a lot about his play. He’s a really good footballer, looks like a proper leader in this Preston team, good in challenges, looks football smart, can play different positions because he played in a back three and a back four and all these things.

We could have asked and he said, ‘I’d prefer to stay at Preston or go somewhere else where I play 40-odd games per season.’ So this is a challenge but it’s an opportunity – a big, big opportunity. I see it exactly like that.

How much game-time the left-sided Davies sees is another question, with BBC pundit, and former Preston and Liverpool defender, Mark Lawrenson claiming the new recruit would even be behind Nat Phillips and Rhys Williams in the pecking order.

TAKUMI MINAMINO

(Liverpool to Southampton)

On the FPL radar for the second half of the season is Takumi Minamino (£6.0m), who has joined Southampton on loan from Liverpool for the rest of 2020/21.

The Japan international hasn’t had much of a look-in at Anfield, barely scraping 500 minutes of Premier League football in his 12 months on Merseyside.

His sole attacking return came in the Reds’ 7-0 win over Crystal Palace in December and he hasn’t made Jurgen Klopp’s line-up since.

Able to play in a number of different attacking positions, Minamino’s versatility adds to Ralph Hasenhuttl’s options in the two ‘number ten’ positions and up top.

An ‘out of position’ role in attack alongside Danny Ings (£8.4m) would be a Fantasy manager’s dream and is a distinct possibility, with Che Adams (£5.9m) off the boil of late, Shane Long (£5.1m) departing the club on loan and Michael Obafemi (£4.6m) sidelined through injury.

Minamino also adds to the possible competition for Nathan Redmond (£6.4m), Moussa Djenepo (£5.4m) and Stuart Armstrong (£5.5m) further back, with Theo Walcott (£5.8m) potentially sidelined for some time.

Hasenhuttl said of his new signing:

I am very pleased to welcome Takumi to our squad for the rest of this season. He will help provide another good attacking option and is importantly the right profile of player for us.

This will give us some additional depth in our squad at an important time, and I am looking forward to beginning work with him on the training pitch.

JOSH KING

(Bournemouth to Everton)

A cult Fantasy favourite has returned to the Premier League after six months away to provide back-up, competition and/or support to Dominic Calvert-Lewin (£7.6m) in the Everton attack.

Joshua King has joined Carlo Ancelotti’s side until the end of the season, with the Toffees forking out a nominal fee for his services.

Perhaps still dining out on that fondly remembered, 16-goal campaign in 2016/17, King nevertheless scored on at least six occasions in all five of his seasons with Bournemouth in the English top flight.

The Norwegian registered double figures for goals again in 2018/19, although doesn’t arrive on Merseyside in good shape: he hasn’t found the back of the net once in the Championship in a stop-start season, with only five of his 12 appearances coming from the start.

Cenk Tosun (£6.0m) has moved to Besiktas on loan, meanwhile, while Jonjoe Kenny (£4.3m) and Anthony Gordon (£4.3m) have also left Goodison Park on a temporary basis.

JOE WILLOCK

(Arsenal to Newcastle United)

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One of a number of players to leave the Emirates on deadline day either on a temporary or permanent basis, Joe Willock (£4.7m) has joined Newcastle United on loan until the end of 2020/21.

Available at a price in FPL usually reserved for bit-part players and midfield spoilers, Willock is perhaps one to monitor in the budget bracket given that he chips in with the odd goal or two from the middle of the park.

One goal in 40 Premier League appearances for the Gunners is hardly a ringing endorsement of his credentials but only 12 of those run-outs came from the start.

Instead, we look to his achievements in the cup competitions for a bit of hope: in four Europa League starts this season he contributed three goals and as many assists, although the opposition did comprise of minnows Dundalk and Molde.

Steve Bruce said of his new signing, who can operate in a deeper midfield role or further forward as a number 10:

I’m delighted to bring Joe to Newcastle until the end of the season. He is a very exciting and talented young player who can get up and down the pitch and can score a goal from midfield.

He has made a very decent impact at Arsenal after coming through the ranks and to make nearly 80 appearances for the club by the age of 21 says much about his development, ability and character.

He is very keen to come here and test himself and he’ll be a great addition to the squad.

ANY OTHER BUSINESS

Having already recruited Robert Snodgrass (£5.6m) and Mbaye Diagne (£6.0m) to bolster his attacking options, Sam Allardyce has moved to shore up his backline with the capture of Okay Yokuslu.

The fact that the Turkish international is a defensive midfielder should immediately cool whatever limited interest there was from a Fantasy perspective, although underwhelmed owners of Sam Johnstone (£4.5m) will be hoping the new arrival can at least help stem the flow of goal concessions.

Sam Allardyce said of Yokuslu:

He’s the sort of player I have looked for at many clubs in this position, particularly at Sunderland and Crystal Palace. I signed Jan Kirchhoff from Bayern Munich at Sunderland and Luka Milivojević from Olympiakos at Crystal Palace. He’s that type of player.

The one who can protect the back four, can be the best passer to create openings in attack and hopefully, if he can settle as quickly as the two players I have just mentioned, then it will definitely help us to not concede as many goals. 

It will also make us more creative by his passing quality that we have looked for and searched for through the last four weeks.

Ainsley Maitland-Niles (£4.6m) has also joined the Baggies on a loan deal until the end of 2020/21.

Listed as a defender by FPL, the versatile Arsenal man could well be deployed ‘out of position’ by Sam Allardyce in the middle of the park – although one solitary Premier League goal in his entire career underscores his limitations as a Fantasy asset.

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Brighton and Hove Albion have made a move for a player the South American football correspondent Tim Vickery described as “a box-to-box midfielder”, signing highly rated Ecuadorian Moises Caicedo.

Graham Potter confirmed on Monday that the teenager wouldn’t be loaned straight back out but there nevertheless may well be a gradual introduction to English football for the youngster, with his new manager saying:

He will need time to settle in with the group, for us to get to know him and vice versa, as well as get up to speed and ready for the demands of the Premier League.

He has done very well in Ecuador and made his debut for his country just 18. He’s an exciting signing, but it is important we give him time to adjust.

Newcastle’s quota of bona fide right-backs has been cut from three to two, with DeAndre Yedlin (£4.3m) – who had briefly been a regular for the Magpies over Christmas – departing for Galatasaray on a permanent deal.

Budget FPL defenders Javier Manquillo (£4.2m), who started in Gameweek 21, and Emil Krafth (£4.2m) will be left to tussle for the problem position on the right-hand side of the Newcastle defence.

Gedson Fernandes’ (£4.7m) loan deal at Tottenham Hotspur has now ended, with the midfielder returning to parent club Benfica, while Paolo Gazzaniga (£4.3m) is also destined for Iberia until the end of 2020/21.

Yan Valery (£4.7m) has followed fellow back-up full-back Jake Vokins (£3.9m) out of the door at Southampton, with Aboubakar Kamara (£4.8m), Neeskens Kebano (£4.7m) and Maxime Le Marchand (£4.1m) temporarily exiting Fulham.

The Cottagers have signed former Sunderland striker Josh Maja on a loan deal from Bordeaux.

Nine goals in 45 Ligue I appearances suggests the jury remains out on the 22-year-old Nigeria international as a Fantasy asset, although less than half of those run-outs came from the start.

He is perhaps best known for his exploits on the field and on the small screen at Sunderland, where he scored 15 goals in 24 League One appearances in 2018/19.

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1,758 Comments Post a Comment
  1. fplfansss
    • 3 Years
    2 months, 15 days ago

    Best replacement for Soucek?
    A. Maddison
    B. Barnes
    C. Grealish

    1. Shultan
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 15 days ago

      C

    2. shiraz
        2 months, 15 days ago

        C

      • ScoutHelp
          2 months, 15 days ago

          C

        • KDB4PREZ
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 1 Year
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Yep c for sure

          1. Andy_Social
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            2 months, 15 days ago

            C
            Among other reasons, he has 2 games in hand over the other 2.

        • Bavarian
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Why?

      • ScoutHelp
          2 months, 15 days ago

          Bottomed --- Which 1st sub defender over the next few weeks?

          A) Shaw (SOU, EVE, wba, NEW)
          B) Maguire

          C) Azpilicueta (tot, shu, NEW, sou)
          D) Rudiger

          1. KDB4PREZ
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            2 months, 15 days ago

            Depends on 2nd sub defender but for safety B

            1. ScoutHelp
                2 months, 15 days ago

                Mitchell

            2. shiraz
                2 months, 15 days ago

                Chelsea defence look exciting but need to assess more.

                So i will pick shaw

                1. ScoutHelp
                    2 months, 15 days ago

                    Cheers

              • Sloane426
                • 1 Year
                2 months, 15 days ago

                Lose Soucek or Raphina for Grealish? Will lose the other next GW for Son.

                1. KDB4PREZ
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 1 Year
                  2 months, 15 days ago

                  Soucek imo

                2. shiraz
                    2 months, 15 days ago

                    Raph is not fully fit so soucek

                3. KDB4PREZ
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 1 Year
                  2 months, 15 days ago

                  Who would you bench of these pairings?

                  A) Digne
                  B) Dallas

                  A) Watkins
                  B) DCL

                  1. Avery
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 1 Year
                    2 months, 15 days ago

                    BA

                4. The Red Devil
                  • 6 Years
                  2 months, 15 days ago

                  Martinez/Nyland
                  Cancelo/Stones/Coufal/Alioski/Mitchell
                  Salah/Son/Bruno/Gundogan/Soucek
                  Kane/Bamford/DCL

                  1 FT 5.8 ITB

                  A- Kane to Wilson (bench soucek)
                  B- Kane to Antonio (bench soucek)
                  C- save FT (bench Kane)

                  1. Konstaapeli
                    • 4 Years
                    2 months, 15 days ago

                    I did B on similar situation

                  2. KDB4PREZ
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 1 Year
                    2 months, 15 days ago

                    B for me

                  3. shiraz
                      2 months, 15 days ago

                      B

                    • Mr Ozil
                      • 6 Years
                      2 months, 15 days ago

                      B

                  4. Disturbed
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 7 Years
                    2 months, 15 days ago

                    First sub saka or Dallas?

                    1. Little Red Lacazette
                      • 4 Years
                      2 months, 15 days ago

                      Dallas

                    2. shiraz
                        2 months, 15 days ago

                        Dallas

                      • Andy_Social
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 8 Years
                        2 months, 15 days ago

                        I'd start Saka and if he isn't fit, Dallas plays.

                        1. Disturbed
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 7 Years
                          2 months, 15 days ago

                          Saka first sub then. I’m benching both, just trying to get the benching order correct. Cheers.

                    3. shiraz
                        2 months, 15 days ago

                        0ft 3.3itb
                        Martinez (McCarthy)
                        Cancelo Dias Dallas (Coufal Mitchell)
                        Son Salah Bruno Grealish Gundogan
                        Bamford DCL (Brewster)

                        Used my ft to get martinez for peacock. Intend to use my next few ft till dgw 26 and BB on gw 26

                        Gw 23 Mitchell > Mee/Targett/Rudiger
                        Gw 24 Brewster > Wilson/Antonio/Decordava Reid
                        Gw 25-26 prepare for any fire to put out
                        Sound plan? Any other option to prepare for dgw?

                      • Bad Kompany
                        • 3 Years
                        2 months, 15 days ago

                        Will we get any more news on Mane before the deadline?

                        If he’s out I’m definitely captaining Salah but if he’s not it becomes much more complicated. Bruno hasn’t been the same fpl asset with pogba. Gundo could have limited minutes. I would be really tempted by cancelo if I had him. Likely cs and decent chance of attacking return and bonus.

                        1. KDB4PREZ
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 1 Year
                          2 months, 15 days ago

                          Had this thought also but either way Gona stick with Mo after his goals last GW I’m feeling like he’ll kick on

                      • C_G
                        • 5 Years
                        2 months, 15 days ago

                        1 FT. 0.9 ITB. What to do??

                        Mendy

                        Stones Cancelo Mitchell

                        Bruno Salah Son Soucek Gundo(c)

                        Antonio Bamford

                        Forster Kane Holding KWP

                        1. KDB4PREZ
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 1 Year
                          2 months, 15 days ago

                          I would cap Mo or Cancelo over Gundo just and FYI Mitchell most likely lost his place apart from that good team gl

                        2. shiraz
                            2 months, 15 days ago

                            Do something about mitchell, does not look nailed with pva eased back again

                        3. Sloane426
                          • 1 Year
                          2 months, 15 days ago

                          Antonio or Grealish for the next 3?

                          1. Andy_Social
                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                            • 8 Years
                            2 months, 15 days ago

                            I'm sticking with Grealish partly because he has 2 games in hand over most others including Antonio. No idea when they'll be played though.

                          2. shiraz
                              2 months, 15 days ago

                              Grealish but try to find ways to get antonio

                          3. Mr Ozil
                            • 6 Years
                            2 months, 15 days ago

                            Bench 1:

                            A- Coufal
                            B- Dallas
                            C- Justin

                            1. KDB4PREZ
                              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                              • 1 Year
                              2 months, 15 days ago

                              A

                            2. shiraz
                                2 months, 15 days ago

                                I bench coufal for dallas

                            3. sergioaguero67
                              • 5 Years
                              2 months, 15 days ago

                              Mané fit to start?
                              Please help

                              1. Christina.
                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                • 11 Years
                                2 months, 15 days ago

                                no one knows. wait for pressers/training pics

                                1. KDB4PREZ
                                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                  • 1 Year
                                  2 months, 15 days ago

                                  Xx

                              2. KDB4PREZ
                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                • 1 Year
                                2 months, 15 days ago

                                No knows check scout tweets before deadline

                              3. AC/DC AFC
                                • 5 Years
                                2 months, 15 days ago

                                Likely

                              4. Andy_Social
                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                • 8 Years
                                2 months, 15 days ago

                                Fair chance there's no definite news before the deadline.

                            4. The Red Devil
                              • 6 Years
                              2 months, 15 days ago

                              Start one
                              Mitchell
                              Coufal
                              Alioski

                              1. shiraz
                                  2 months, 15 days ago

                                  Coufal

                                • aleksios
                                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                  • 5 Years
                                  2 months, 15 days ago

                                  Coufal.

                              2. DK_13
                                • 5 Years
                                2 months, 15 days ago

                                Have 1.6 ITB 1 FT. Will WC in 25 for sure.

                                Cresswell cancelo stones Ferguson is my defense.

                                A)Dier to Maguire/AWB
                                B)play soucek

                                Bench is (soucek/dier) Brewster Ferguson

                                1. aleksios
                                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                  • 5 Years
                                  2 months, 15 days ago

                                  B.

                              3. C_G
                                • 5 Years
                                2 months, 15 days ago

                                KWP ---> Dallas (play him) on FT

                                1. aleksios
                                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                  • 5 Years
                                  2 months, 15 days ago

                                  Yes.

                              4. aleksios
                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                • 5 Years
                                2 months, 15 days ago

                                Save is best option here? 3.6itb.

                                --Martinez
                                --Stones--Dias--Digne
                                --Salah--Bruno--Sterling--Soucek
                                --Bam--Watkins--Dcl

                                --Johnstone--Dallas--Coufal--Burke.

                                Thanks.

                                1. Disturbed
                                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                  • 7 Years
                                  2 months, 15 days ago

                                  Easy save

                                2. shiraz
                                    2 months, 15 days ago

                                    Yup save it

                                3. davies
                                  • 6 Years
                                  2 months, 15 days ago

                                  Play one:

                                  A) Mitchell (new)
                                  B) Rudiger (tot)

                                  1. Disturbed
                                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                    • 7 Years
                                    2 months, 15 days ago

                                    B

                                  2. shiraz
                                      2 months, 15 days ago

                                      B

                                  3. AC/DC AFC
                                    • 5 Years
                                    2 months, 15 days ago

                                    That's quite a run of games that Man City have in the league in Feb up until Man Utd in early March.

                                    Plus Champions League against Borussia Monchengladback.

                                    It seems logical that Pep will rest some key players again on Wednesday up at Burnley with those next five Premier League games following Liverpool to come too.

                                    https://amp.sportsmole.co.uk/football/man-city/2020-21/fixtures-and-results.html

                                  4. C_G
                                    • 5 Years
                                    2 months, 15 days ago

                                    play one:

                                    Dallas
                                    Holding
                                    Mitchell

                                    1. shiraz
                                        2 months, 15 days ago

                                        Dallas

                                      • Disturbed
                                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                        • 7 Years
                                        2 months, 15 days ago

                                        D

                                    2. Little Red Lacazette
                                      • 4 Years
                                      2 months, 15 days ago

                                      1FT, 5.8 ITB.

                                      A. Roll FT
                                      B. Bissouma -> Grealish

                                      Martinez
                                      Dias Stones Dallas
                                      Gundogan Bruno Salah Son
                                      Bamford Antonio DCL

                                      Johnstone Bednarek Coufal Bissouma

                                      1. shiraz
                                          2 months, 15 days ago

                                          Save. Getting grealish will give you a benching headache

                                        • DK_13
                                          • 5 Years
                                          2 months, 15 days ago

                                          8 premium attackers? Who will go on the bench this week?

                                          1. Little Red Lacazette
                                            • 4 Years
                                            2 months, 15 days ago

                                            That is the problem.

                                            1. AC/DC AFC
                                              • 5 Years
                                              2 months, 15 days ago

                                              Is it a problem to have a points scorer on the bench with all the uncertainty?

                                              1. DK_13
                                                • 5 Years
                                                2 months, 15 days ago

                                                Not like he has a bench of non players. That's a decent playing bench. Rolling it looks better

                                            2. DK_13
                                              • 5 Years
                                              2 months, 15 days ago

                                              Roll it. Double gameweeks are round the corner

                                      2. C_G
                                        • 5 Years
                                        2 months, 15 days ago

                                        GTG? 0.8 ITB no FT

                                        Mendy

                                        Cancelo Stones Dallas

                                        Son Bruno Gundo Soucek Salah

                                        Antonio Bamford

                                        Forster Holding Mitchell Kane

                                        1. DK_13
                                          • 5 Years
                                          2 months, 15 days ago

                                          Could consider holding(wolves) over soucek(avl)

                                          1. AC/DC AFC
                                            • 5 Years
                                            2 months, 15 days ago

                                            I think that's logical. Wolves struggling to score.

                                      3. DK_13
                                        • 5 Years
                                        2 months, 15 days ago

                                        Best 3 week punt, any position any price?(differential, not salah bruno etc)

                                        1. Andy_Social
                                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                          • 8 Years
                                          2 months, 15 days ago

                                          Chelsea's Mendy, Azpi, Alonso, Tilva and Rutiger are all low-owned

                                        2. jomikijiq
                                          • 5 Years
                                          2 months, 15 days ago

                                          Zaha

                                      4. Weeb Kakashi
                                        • 5 Years
                                        2 months, 15 days ago

                                        Sterling or Salah for the cap?

                                        1. DK_13
                                          • 5 Years
                                          2 months, 15 days ago

                                          Sterling cap salah vc

                                        2. Little Red Lacazette
                                          • 4 Years
                                          2 months, 15 days ago

                                          Chasing, Sterling. Leading your MLs, Salah.

                                          1. JonSnow
                                            • 3 Years
                                            2 months, 15 days ago

                                            this

                                      5. JonSnow
                                        • 3 Years
                                        2 months, 15 days ago

                                        Martinez
                                        Stones | Robbo | Dias
                                        Salah | Gund | Soucek | Bruno | Grealish
                                        DCL | Bamford | Antonio

                                        B: Button | Maguire | Soucek | Kilman 1FT and 4.8itb

                                        Any obvious moves here or save FT?

                                        Soucek > Zaha
                                        Stones > Cancelo

                                      6. adr3nalin
                                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                        • 5 Years
                                        2 months, 15 days ago

                                        Want United defender, is Luke Shaw a decent pick? Can't afford Harry or AWB

                                        1. JonSnow
                                          • 3 Years
                                          2 months, 15 days ago

                                          Doesn't offer much going forward but probably the only other nailed on defender

                                          1. adr3nalin
                                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                            • 5 Years
                                            2 months, 15 days ago

                                            Has one of the best attacking stats amongst defenders though?

                                            1. JonSnow
                                              • 3 Years
                                              2 months, 15 days ago

                                              Was not aware, don't have the member access. Only the one assist all season though.

                                              1. adr3nalin
                                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                • 5 Years
                                                2 months, 15 days ago

                                                Yeah all the stats have not transformed into assists or goals really, but my main concern is rotation with Telles? If he just gets the clean sheet points for his price, I'm happy

                                            2. JonSnow
                                              • 3 Years
                                              2 months, 15 days ago

                                              Cavani should be playing up top for the foreseeable future, so if underlying stats are good its probably worth the punt.

                                              1. Tinkermania
                                                • 1 Year
                                                2 months, 15 days ago

                                                Cavani is not nailed. Every other game more like.

                                              2. adr3nalin
                                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                                • 5 Years
                                                2 months, 15 days ago

                                                Thanks mate

                                      7. el polako
                                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                        • 3 Years
                                        2 months, 15 days ago

                                        I know Salah will be the flavour of the day when it comes to captaincy pick but I'm really tempted by Sterling for two reason:
                                        -Brighton are no pushover
                                        -1 good game from LFC\Salah doesn't really mean anything, we've seen it after Crystal Palace game

                                        1. JonSnow
                                          • 3 Years
                                          2 months, 15 days ago

                                          Salah will be highly captained so rank killer if he hauls, but sterling a good risk with their current form.

                                          1. el polako
                                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                            • 3 Years
                                            2 months, 15 days ago

                                            I know the risk and you're right this can go spectacularly bad for me.

                                        2. Wrench
                                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                          • 5 Years
                                          2 months, 15 days ago

                                          How many good games has Stirling had this season though?

                                          1. el polako
                                            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                            • 3 Years
                                            2 months, 15 days ago

                                            He looked sharp in the last game he played plus City on a whole seems to be in much better form than LFC.
                                            Also Brighton last few games were really solid at the back.

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

                                        Is there a good chance Foden gets benched this GW after playing 90 on the weekend? Trying to sort my bench headache, currently on this...

                                        Martinez
                                        Robbo - Digne - Dias
                                        Fernandes - Saka - Gundo - Son
                                        DCL - Bamford - Firmino

                                        4.0 - Dallas - Foden - Bellerin

                                        1. JonSnow
                                          • 3 Years
                                          2 months, 15 days ago

                                          Pep roulette, always a good chance with Foden unfortunately.

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

                                        Bench one:

                                        1) Bamford
                                        2) DCL
                                        3) Antonio

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

                                          2

                                      10. Jindaljain
                                        • 6 Years
                                        2 months, 15 days ago

                                        Whom to bench DCL,Bamford or Antonio

                                        1. Salan
                                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                          • 11 Years
                                          2 months, 15 days ago

                                          No one. Antonio if really need to.

                                      11. KAALI_DAAL
                                          2 months, 15 days ago

                                          Had a dream that I'll win FPL this season.

                                          Someone bookmark this pls.