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How an early Wildcard helped me into the top 1k – and what I have learned

Currently sitting well inside the top 1,000, Let’s Talk FPL’s Andy looks back at the success of his early second Wildcard – and explains how he plans to cope without the prized chip going forward.


Nearly a month ago now (January 6, to be precise), I wrote an article about the pros and cons of playing the second Wildcard early in Gameweek 18, especially for those of us that had used the first one early as well.

After starting Gameweek 18 ranked at 41,610th, I’ve now moved up to 679th at the start of Gameweek 22. It’s safe to say that the early Wildcard has worked pretty well. In this article, I want to quickly touch on why it worked well, and what my future plans are without a Wildcard in hand.

Why did it work

As I mentioned in my article at the time, we were in a unique situation where there was a chance to attack a big Blank Gameweek followed by a big Double Gameweek, without any “normal” Gameweeks in between. They also both involved teams with good fixtures, good players and perhaps even more importantly, good fixtures following the Double. Those teams were Manchester City and Manchester United.

Of course, along the way, you need some lucky. Back in my January article, I wasn’t predicting John Stones (£5.2m), João Cancelo (£6.0m) and Aaron Wan-Bissaka (£5.4m) to all score 17+ points in an individual Gameweek. Sometimes the luck comes all at once, and I couldn’t have been much luckier, really.

But the logic was there of targeting a Blank, Double and following fixtures all at once. At the time I had no Manchester City players, and they looked key going forward. A Free Hit would have plugged the gap in Gameweek 18, but I’d have been left with lots of hits from that point forward.

I’ve seen a few people now contemplating an early Wildcard but it does feel like the boat has been missed on the opportunity now. We’re so close to Double Gameweek 24, which is when we’ll likely have all the information we’ll need for a potential Blank Gameweek 29, and Double Gameweek 26, that using the Wildcard in Gameweek 23 could be a disaster. I’m not sure anyone’s team is in such a bad state they need to use it now, and Wildcards are such a good way to attack a set of Gameweeks that using it now would be sub-optimal, I would say.

Future Planning

One thing I’m finding is planning feels even more crucial than normal without a Wildcard, and so many big Gameweeks still to manage. I’ve already seen several content creators talk about getting players in for a few weeks because they’re Wildcarding soon, and I don’t have that luxury.

That’s why in Gameweek 21, I bought in Son Heung-min (£9.7m) and Jack Grealish (£7.8m) and ended up ignoring Dominic Calvert-Lewin (£7.6m). It’s likely that Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa will have a good Double Gameweek so I felt they were better long-term moves, to essentially save my transfers down the line. Everton have, of course, ended up getting a Double Gameweek before that – and this is naturally one of the downsides to Wildcarding so early.

With the Free Hit chip, I’m keeping my options open. Before we get more confirmed fixtures, I’m essentially trying to get in players like above that are good for right now, but also for the Doubles. If my team is set for Gameweek 26, then I will use the Free Hit in Gameweek 29 – but depending on how my team is looking for Gameweek 29, I could just use the Free Hit in the big Double Gameweek instead. I do have my Triple Captain as well but due to the number of fixtures that still need to be rearranged, there’ll probably be other chances to use it.

To Keep Doing

Fernandes stakes captaincy claim ahead of Gameweek 9 meeting with West Brom

I wanted to quickly touch on some things that I’ve changed in my strategy to FPL this season which I plan on carrying on for the rest of the season. I’m sure some of this will be simple to many, or things you’re already doing, but it’s helped me so far.

I will caveat straight away to say again that of course luck is a big part of FPL. Just because this has worked this season doesn’t mean it will work next season, but for now I’ll keep doing with it.

Captaincy

I think sometimes we underrate just how important the captaincy is. We might hear things like “I’ll just captain him instead” or “I’ll take a punt on him”. Both ways of doing things are fine, but this year I’ve made a conscious decision to always have who I believe is the best captain each week, even if that means transferring out a big hitter. This sounds simple, but often FPL managers will forgo the best captain because they don’t want to sell a big hitter. Obviously who the best captain is, is subjective but I’ve tried to target them in advance, and unless there’s something major which happens in between I won’t change my mind, even for “form”. For example, my next captain in Gameweek 23 will be Son.

I’ve sold Salah, Son, and Kane twice already this season and I’ve found not having value wrapped up in them makes my decisions much easier knowing I can just buy them back as there’s no money “lost”.

I’ve also not looked to take any punts. It’s whoever I think the best points potential is regardless of what everyone is doing. Will that player be 150% effective ownership or 50%? I don’t particularly care, and have ignored ownership so far this season.

Form and data
WOLAVL dd

One thing I said I wanted to do at the start of the season was using a more statistic-based approach to my decisions, but also reduce the amount of statistics that I use. Expected data incorporates so many other statistics so I’ve stuck largely to that, especially ‘per 90’ data.

I often look at the season-long data as well, rather than looking for differences in much smaller sample sizes like last four Gameweeks. There’s obviously a balancing act here, but I’ve tried to trust players putting up good numbers over a long period of time who have good fixtures. Simple, but so far effective.

An example of this is Grealish vs Harvey Barnes (£6.9m) vs James Maddison (£7.3m). I can see that Barnes and Maddison have scored well recently but when I needed a £7m+ midfielder recently, there was no question in my mind that Grealish was the one.

Grealish has an expected goal involvement per 90 minutes (xGp90) for the season of 0.51, compared to Barnes at 0.37 and Maddison at 0.28. Maddison has scored a few goals recently, but his xGp90 is just 0.14 which is low, and his creativity isn’t that high despite creating lots of chances through corners. I’m ignoring an “in-form” player right now in the hope his returns will start to dry up, but there’s no doubting he’s playing well at present.

There’s nothing wrong with looking at recent Gameweeks to spot any major differences, but too often we are looking for something to confirm what we want to see.

Form is something we could probably talk about in a separate article, but it’s something I’ve largely tried to ignore, hence choosing captaincies in advance. Rather than look at what they’ve scored recently in pure FPL points, I’d rather look at their underlying numbers for the season and their opponents. Son this week is a great example. Spurs looked really poor against Brighton, and I’m writing this before a game against Chelsea that I’m not expecting anything from, but West Brom are a truly awful defence. Even without Kane, I’d still back Son to get points, although I can see why people might be wary, especially with Antonio as a good alternative this week.

Limiting Defender transfers

Wildcarding twice before Gameweek 19 will help with this of course, but I’ve tried to limit defender transfers. Outside of the occasional big return like we’ve seen recently, the majority of the time a defender’s ceiling is quite low. You’re looking at six points a lot of the time.

This is one of the reasons I’ve only made four defender transfers all season (outside of Wildcards). I’m trying to make sure I can focus most of my transfer on attack and captaincy where the biggest amount of points are likely to come. The only defender transfers so far are:

  • GW2 – Vinagre to Digne
  • GW7 – Alexander-Arnold to Chilwell
  • GW15 – Chilwell & Lamptey to Robertson & Coufal

It’s something I’ll try and continue doing, especially when we have Manchester City defenders in the form of their lives, who are also very cheap and carry fairly big upside, like with Cancelo.

Gameweek 23

This is how my team is currently looking:


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1,848 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Kay317
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    2 months, 14 days ago

    Any advice on line up and bench order much appreciated:

    Martinez
    Dallas, Cresswell, Cancelo
    Salah, Bruno (c), Sterling, Gundo, Grealish,
    Bamford (vc), Antonio,
    (Forster, DCL, Shaw, Lowton)

    1. Stupendous
      • 8 Years
      2 months, 14 days ago

      Very nice. Similar strong bench issues but I'm ok with it until WC and big hitters returning from injury.
      See below.

      1. Kay317
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        2 months, 14 days ago

        To be honest I had a week where I didn't have enough on the bench to cover my non starters so I think I'll try keep a decent bench from now on. Things will change when kane and KDB are back though I'm sure.

    2. waldo666
      • 10 Years
      2 months, 14 days ago

      I would play Shaw over Cresswell

      1. Kay317
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        2 months, 14 days ago

        I figured west ham more likely to keep a clean sheet against Fulham than utd are against everton. Cresswell also has 8 assists. But Shaw is on great form so it is a tough decision. Think I'll be switching between the two until the deadline

        1. waldo666
          • 10 Years
          2 months, 14 days ago

          Yeah, it is a tough one.

  2. Stupendous
    • 8 Years
    2 months, 14 days ago

    How's she looking?

    Pope
    Cancelo Dallas Chilwell
    Salah Son Grealish Soucek(c) Gundogan
    Wilson Bamford(v)

    Martinez Stones Digne DCL

    1. Kay317
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      2 months, 14 days ago

      I wouldn't captain Soucek but that's just me. Think id go Bamford instead.

      1. Stupendous
        • 8 Years
        2 months, 14 days ago

        After his 1 point 2 weeks ago I'm not so keen.

        1. Kay317
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 1 Year
          2 months, 14 days ago

          I guess if there was ever a week to take a captaincy punt this could be it with your team.

  3. OneDennisBergkamp
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    2 months, 14 days ago

    I have WC still. When is best to use it though?

  4. Manani
    • 9 Years
    2 months, 14 days ago

    Chiwell replacement:
    A. Mee
    B. Rudiger
    C. Dallas

    1. Prison Mike
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 14 days ago

      B

    2. waldo666
      • 10 Years
      2 months, 14 days ago

      C

  5. Prison Mike
    • 5 Years
    2 months, 14 days ago

    Those who have Wildcard, Bench Boost & Triple Captain chips left what is your current thinking?

    1. Stupendous
      • 8 Years
      2 months, 14 days ago

      F knows. 25 wc 26 bb triple later maybe,

      1. Stupendous
        • 8 Years
        2 months, 14 days ago

        Maybe won't even need WC25 though

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

      get through the next few weeks then start giving it thought.

    3. OleBall
        2 months, 14 days ago

        Probably WC25 BB26 TC whenever

      • Bill Haverchuck
        • 8 Years
        2 months, 14 days ago

        Wait until next week to see whether it's worth wildcarding in GW25 or can I GET enough DGWers with FTs for BB in GW26. TC in a later DGW.

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

      2FTs...
      Wilson to Antonio or no trade?

      1. Yankee Toffee
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        2 months, 14 days ago

        No other fires?

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

          nup nothing else.

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

          The only other thing would be offloading Dallas for someone else but I don't see the benefit of that at the minute whilst he is playing in an advanced role.

    5. MASTER ROSHI
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 14 days ago

      Is there any reason to go Mee over Lowton?

      1. KUN+10
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        2 months, 14 days ago

        Im thinking Mee as well

      2. KUN+10
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        2 months, 14 days ago

        Goal threat

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

        What about C Taylor if he drops to 4.4, what is his injury update?

    6. KUN+10
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      2 months, 14 days ago

      Anyone looking at Burnley defenders for the upcoming weeks? Who would you pick?

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

        I don't see it as a necessity just yet, I think Brighton and Palace have a good chance to score.
        GW24 & 25 definitely more interested.

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

          I would rather trade in a WHU for the next 2 weeks.

      2. Niho992
        • 2 Years
        2 months, 14 days ago

        Bringing Mee this GW and then Pope in GW 24

      3. waldo666
        • 10 Years
        2 months, 14 days ago

        Looking to bring Pope in next week.

      4. Rover
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        2 months, 14 days ago

        Sitting on a Mee + Tarkowski double-up.

        Fulham, Palace, West Brom are bottom 3 for headed goal attempts conceded. Hoping for at least 1 goal between the two CBs over the next 3 GWs.

    7. Joggers Nipple
      • 11 Years
      2 months, 14 days ago

      Morning,
      Save with Son to Grealish next GW?

      Martinez
      Dias Shaw Cancelo
      Gundo Salah Son Fernades Soucek
      Bamford Antonio

      Forster DCL Coufal Mitchell 1FT 4.5M ITB (some choice over DCL vs Souchek and Dias vs Coufal I guess)

      Thanks for any thoughts

      1. Bill Haverchuck
        • 8 Years
        2 months, 14 days ago

        I'd probably go Coufal over Dias and yeah just save and re-assess next week.

        1. Joggers Nipple
          • 11 Years
          2 months, 14 days ago

          Cheers

    8. Major League Shocker
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      2 months, 14 days ago

      Interesting how a lot of WC planning seems to hinge on the MUN-WHU cup game.

      If West Ham win, they just have a SGW in 26 against mci. Many managers have triple West Ham, and it would be good to WC their players out before 26, especially if playing BB26.

      If they lose, then DGW against mci+ARS is tolerable, if not great. Easier to save WC until GW30 if desired.

      1. Niho992
        • 2 Years
        2 months, 14 days ago

        True. If United win i will save 2 transfers for DGW 26 and sell Antonio and Soucek and save WC for later

      2. Footieboot
          2 months, 14 days ago

          Wait, if they lose they get a DGW but if they win they do not? Isn't it the other way around or am I missing something?

          1. Major League Shocker
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            2 months, 14 days ago

            You're right. My brain is not working tonight. Long week.

          2. Niho992
            • 2 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            No. They have to win to get DGW

      3. Niho992
        • 2 Years
        2 months, 14 days ago

        Seems wrong to sell Salah but cant see other way to bring DGW players and Antonio.

        1. Yankee Toffee
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          2 months, 14 days ago

          There’s always a way

          1. Niho992
            • 2 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            I can sell Sterling but he has DGW and its wasting transfer i think

      4. Yankee Toffee
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        2 months, 14 days ago

        For those with Kane, hold or sell?

        1. aleksaa2
          • 4 Years
          2 months, 14 days ago

          I'm holding, but have no idea if it's a smart desicion

          1. Yankee Toffee
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            Same atm but I have 2FTs

            1. aleksaa2
              • 4 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              I have a good team, even with him rotting on my bench. So he isn't a problem for my squad at all. My only reason for holding him, I guess, is if their dgw is BUR and SOU, I think he'll be my captain then and I would most certainly bring him back if I sell him now.

      5. OleBall
          2 months, 14 days ago

          McCarthy
          Stones Dias Dallas Justin
          Grealish Bruno Salah Sterling
          Watkins Bamford

          Forster TAA* Soucek Brewster

          Any suggestions please guys? Really like the look of Antonio next couple GW's

          2ft 0.7itb

          1. kobewan
            • 1 Year
            2 months, 14 days ago

            Bench stones against Liverpool and play Soucek against Fulham?

        • wulfrunian
          • 4 Years
          2 months, 14 days ago

          Anyone who is thinking to use Wc in gw24?

          1. panda07
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 8 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            Depends on when the fixtures for the rest of the doubles are announced

        • kobewan
          • 1 Year
          2 months, 14 days ago

          Just did a Chillwill to AWB hopefully it will work ManU has Eve, WBA and Newcastle coming up

        • sk24
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 14 days ago

          Play 2:

          A) Rudiger
          B) Coufal
          C) Dallas

          1. Don Kloppeone
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            AB

        • Don Kloppeone
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 14 days ago

          1FT used on Pope. Would you stick or use the other on Robbo > Rudiger and start him over Dallas this week?

          1FT 1.2itb
          Pope
          Dias, Coufal, Dallas
          Salah, Bruno, Son, Gundogan, Soucek
          Bamford, Antonio
          (Martinez) (DCL, Robbo*, Stones)

          Cheers!

          1. sk24
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            I wouldn't - 2ft next week > Rudiger over Dallas this week

            1. Don Kloppeone
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              Thanks mate

          2. Major League Shocker
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 1 Year
            2 months, 14 days ago

            Don't get why people are so eager to sell/bench Dallas. GTG

            1. Don Kloppeone
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              Cheers nah for me the motivation is purely ditching Robbo but he may as well stink up the bench for a week!

              Now watch him haul vs MCI 😆

        • Pep Roulette
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 14 days ago

          Bench one

          A. Mee
          B. Maguire
          C. Cancelo
          D. Coufal

          1. Niho992
            • 2 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            D

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

              against Fulham that is crazy.

              Either B or C.

              1. waldo666
                • 10 Years
                2 months, 14 days ago

                I don't think it's crazy, I'm benching Coufal this week.

          2. sk24
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            Mee purely because ownership and doesn't seem like cs odds over others are worth it for the differential

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

            Cheers everyone

        • Niho992
          • 2 Years
          2 months, 14 days ago

          Any help here fellas?

          Would you do this for -4 ?

          Balbuena, Davies and Salah to Mee, Antonio and Grealish.

          I would bench DCL in that case, but also i would rid of 2 fodders, and prepare for bench boost in DGW 26 and also save WC for later in the season ?

        • JJeyy
          • 5 Years
          2 months, 14 days ago

          Son or Rashford?

          1. waldo666
            • 10 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            Need a bit more info mate, to buy or sell?

        • Gabbiadini
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 14 days ago

          Bench one of Ings, Bamford, Grealish or Gundogan?

          Has to be Gundogan, right?

          1. luk46
            • 2 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            I would hate to bench anyone there, but yes in this case

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

              The lack of premiums i.e. Kane/KDB/Vardy is causing this benching conundrum at the moment.

          2. kobewan
            • 1 Year
            2 months, 14 days ago

            anyone got Bamford's FPL team did he subbed himself off for saturday's game? he looks pretty banged up as of the moment.

        • luk46
          • 2 Years
          2 months, 14 days ago

          who would you get out of Alonso, Mee and Shaw?

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

            Shaw

          2. kobewan
            • 1 Year
            2 months, 14 days ago

            Shaw but I would get AWB ManU has some very easy games coming up

          3. waldo666
            • 10 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            Shaw

        • Footieboot
            2 months, 14 days ago

            Martinez - Forster
            Dias - Stones - Dier - Coufal - Mitchell
            Salah - Bruno - Son - Grealish - Gundo
            DCL - Bamford - Brewster

            2FT 4m itb

            Plan is to BB in 26 with FT

            A) Brewster --> Antonio
            B) Mitchell --> 1 of Lowton / Mee / Digne

          • Qaiss
            • 5 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            Pope rise outta nowhere, ugh

            1. waldo666
              • 10 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              That's annoying.

          • Disturbed
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            Bottomed. Any suggestions for this team folks? Earlier plan was to lose Sterling but not so sure now with the dgw in 24.

            Martinez
            Robertson Dallas coufal
            Salah Sterling Bruno saka
            Dcl Antonio bamford

            Forster gundo digne stones

            1ft, 0.3m itb.

            1. Qaiss
              • 5 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              I would play Gundo over DCL personally, other than that it’s gtg

              1. Disturbed
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 7 Years
                2 months, 14 days ago

                Cheers. Maybe lose Robertson? Any suggestions for who?

            2. De Gea is GOAT
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              I would only get rid of Robbo. Missing a Grealish/Madders also.

              1. Disturbed
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 7 Years
                2 months, 14 days ago

                Robertson to who?

                Earlier plan was Sterling > Grealish but have to keep Sterling now for the dgw surely. Don’t see any other way now to get in Grealish.

          • Ragabolly
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 11 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            Risers: Antonio (6.7) Lingard (6.0) Pope (5.5) Soucek (5.4)

            Fallers: Foden (6.1) Adams (5.8) El Ghazi (5.5) Albrighton (5.2) Diangana (5.0) Saïss (4.9) Dendoncker (4.6) Hackford (4.4)

            1. aleksaa2
              • 4 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              Cheers!

            2. wulfrunian
              • 4 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              cheers.Pope rise ouch.

              1. Lukakuna
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 4 Years
                2 months, 14 days ago

                If he rises another 77 times before the double I won't be able to afford him

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

              Adams for DGW25

              1. waldo666
                • 10 Years
                2 months, 14 days ago

                I'd bank on plenty of single game week players to outscore him.

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

              cheers. pope has come from nowhere.

            5. Don Kloppeone
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              Wow how did Robbo survive?!

            6. kobewan
              • 1 Year
              2 months, 14 days ago

              Lord Lingard is back. 1-0

            7. Hazz
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              Well not like I'm short of funds, but Pope rise WTF? Was nowhere near a rise.

              1. G-Whizz
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • Has Moderation Rights
                • 3 Years
                2 months, 14 days ago

                Typical!

                Take a hunch on a keeper for DGW24 and look what happens :O

            8. waldo666
              • 10 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              Cheers Ragabolly.

            9. CroatianHammer
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              Awesome! 2-0

            10. Brimble82
              • 2 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              Nice one RB.

              Do we all now acknowledge that that Pope rise is conclusive proof that the ‘FPL price rise algorithm’ is a fabricated construct to keep the masses at bay?

              Unless my understanding of an algorithm is wrong and what it actually does is raise the price of players who are going to be in high demand soon!

              1. Fpl stress
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                2 months, 14 days ago

                You sound like your taking about the Forex market manipulation

                1. Brimble82
                  • 2 Years
                  2 months, 14 days ago

                  Ooooh, I like it. A conspiracy theory. Maybe they’re linked.
                  Maybe it’s all part of bringing down Wall St.
                  Maybe Pope is behind GameStop.
                  Maybe it’s the illuminati.
                  Maybe, maybe, maybe...

            11. Rash
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              Is that pickford name now after he took down VVD

            12. Daniel - When to BB?
              • 11 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              Pope was no where near, damn it. `that is too much money to be on the bench. terrible price rise

          • Gun gun
            • 4 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            Martinez
            Rudiger cresswell shaw
            Barnes bruno(c) salah sterling foden
            Antonio bam

            Subs steer dallas dcl stones

            Gtg? Capt bruno or antonio? Hmmm

          • Chelsea91
            • 2 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            Mendy
            Rudiger,Cresswell,Justin
            Salah,Bruno,Son(c),Maddison,Grealish
            Antonio,Wilson

            Button Target,Dias,Brewster

            0.3ITB

            WC activated

            Good to go ? Any suggestion would welcome.

            1. Gun gun
              • 4 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              No manc player at all? Nah.. and without kane, son is just not doing well.

              1. Chelsea91
                • 2 Years
                2 months, 14 days ago

                Any move that you suggest?

                1. Gun gun
                  • 4 Years
                  2 months, 14 days ago

                  If you ask me cause i have sterling and foden. So i think both should start. I will replace son actually. I know the fixtures looks tasty vs westbrom but believe me. Son just cant perform
                  Without kane now.

                  1. Chelsea91
                    • 2 Years
                    2 months, 14 days ago

                    okay mate will look into it. Thanks for the suggestion , Spurs will have double GW soon that the thing i getting son now to avoid waster the transfer.

            2. Joggers Nipple
              • 11 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              Gundo over Salah, have cash to do KDB/ Kane later if you want.

              1. Chelsea91
                • 2 Years
                2 months, 14 days ago

                Why salah?

          • seewhyaxe
            • 4 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            Should I keep Recce James now lol?

            1. Gun gun
              • 4 Years
              2 months, 14 days ago

              Of course

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

              If you enjoy rotation, sure

          • AdamJ91
            • 5 Years
            2 months, 14 days ago

            Feel like I'm gonna have a benching nightmare this week but in terms of transfers, should I use this week to get rid of Ramsdale to free up funds for the following week?

            2 FT; 1.9 ITB

            Martinez - Ramsdale
            Cancelo - Dias - Digne - Dier - Coufal
            Salah - Bruno - Son - Gundogan - Soucek
            DCL - Antonio - Bamford