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When is the best time to play the second Wildcard as Double Gameweeks loom large?

When is the right time to play a second Wildcard? Should Fantasy Premier League managers deploy it before or after the next set of Double Gameweeks?

The questions around this particular chip are endless and I can understand why. We are entering a pivotal part of the campaign so it is important to get our strategy correct.

With this article, I talk about the pros and cons of using your Wildcard now versus later in the season as I continue to mull over this decision. I intend on presenting the factors you should consider while making this decision, which should hopefully help you with the same.

Is it time to go all in or should you hold on for a little longer? Let’s discuss that question in more detail.

For me, the serious planning begins in Gameweek 25, as I’m very likely activating my Wildcard with the intention to Bench Boost in Gameweek 26. It is worth pointing out that I have a Free Hit also in my pocket so I don’t need to worry about Blank Gameweek 29 at this point. 

ADVANTAGES TO WILDCARDING NOW

Mitchell benefits from Palace's first clean sheet since Gameweek 1

In an ideal world, I would have liked to Wildcard after using my Bench Boost in Gameweek 26 but there are a few reasons for me pulling the trigger now. Let’s call them the advantages of Wildcarding in Gameweek 25:

  • I have a non-playing goalkeeper and two of my outfielders are Oliver Burke (£4.2m) and Tyrick Mitchell (£3.9m). This means that if I want to Bench Boost in Gameweek 26 without using my Wildcard, I need to spend transfers on these three spots. This is a little inconvenient in terms of attacking the doubles in Gameweek 24 and 25 before that, which is where I’d have liked to spend my transfers.
  • I am currently ranked at 1.2 million and, if I need to have a respectable finish to the season, I don’t have enough time to recover it by simply taking hits and trying to get the right team in place. I want to press the Nitro Boost button early and hope that the Wildcard sustains itself for a sufficient period and helps take my season in the right direction. Personally, Wildcarding later in the season might be too late given my rank.
  • Buying extra games for at least 15 players in Gameweek 25 and 26. I currently have just one Leeds United and zero Southampton players. I am hoping that I am buying at least 15 extra games for my squad by playing my Wildcard.
  • I could potentially have two Burnley players in Double Gameweek 24 and I don’t necessarily want to carry them in Gameweek 26 as their potential Double at that point does not look very attractive. One of the advantages of Wildcarding in Gameweek 25 is I can get rid of my Clarets without any fuss.

If I had a decent bench right now, I would have considered Wildcarding in Gameweek 24, 25 or 26. There are advantages to pulling the trigger on a new squad after the Bench Boost…

WILDCARDING AFTER MY BENCH BOOST

harry kane fpl injury return spurs west brom gameweek 23

First up, the distribution of funds is correct. Once we have the Bench Boost chip out of the way, we do not need to have a second playing goalkeeper and can also afford to have a bottom-price 14th outfielder. This helps us compress funds and spend more on the pitch rather than distributing the money through the squads. 

Also, on this note, I am anticipating that it might be fairly difficult to build a good Bench Boost team in Gameweek 26 because we could have Liverpool, Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea all having Double Gameweeks. 

Yes, the budget midfielders and forwards are making life easier right now but Harry Kane (£11.0m) has returned and Kevin De Bruyne (£11.8m) is already back on the training pitch. It might be very difficult own a lot of these big hitters and have a balanced squad all at the same time. 

If you are not Bench Boosting in Gameweek 26, it is possible to have a more appropriate distribution of funds which might allow an additional big hitter or two.

WILDCARD PERSPECTIVE

Signing Cancelo a week before fixture swing can give FPL owners the edge

A big worry I have right now is being guilty of short-sightedness. If I Wildcard in Gameweek 25 looking at the Double Gameweek players, I worry about building a new team that is too heavily focused on the doubles and the Bench Boost. 

This is a real concern and we definitely need to pay attention to the fixtures after the next Double Gameweeks when putting together a new squad for the rest of the campaign.

It is very important to not have a blindspot just for the Double Gameweeks and build a mid-term team with good fixtures in the future. 

This is one of the advantages of Wildcarding after Gameweek 26 as there will be a balanced focus towards the good players and teams rather than just the Double Gameweek players.

Being able to assess the impact of European football returning is also a big advantage in terms of Wildcarding later. There are Champions League and Europa League games coming for a lot of important Premier League clubs and I am wondering whether we spot certain trends in the European games which might help our Fantasy squads… and a later Wildcard.

Something as simple as Pep Guardiola preferring certain centre-backs in Europe to others in the league could potentially impact which players we choose for a Wildcard or Bench Boost squad.

THE RIGHT MOTIVATION

Blades defence finally records clean sheet as Wilson blanks again 4

Another factor I worry about is motivation and certain teams visiting the beach way sooner than expected. In my opinion, the league is most certainly going to be won by Manchester City and we could have a season where the relegation race might be decided a lot earlier than normal. Again, this could lead to certain team selection and form trends which might be more visible a little later in the season. 

One thing that you could do to safeguard yourself against this is that the race for the top four as well as European places looks like it could go deep into the season. Teams vying for these spots will continue to be motivated right until the end of the season and it might be worth investing in them if Wildcarding early. 

THE FREE HIT

One of the reasons I’m not worried about the Wildcard in Gameweek 25 and Bench Boost in Gameweek 26 is that I don’t need to consider the Blanks in Gameweek 29 at all (because I have a Free Hit Chip still to use). 

This might not be the case for a lot of managers who might need to keep an eye on the Gameweek 29 fixtures and maintain a balance between them and Double Gameweekers in Gameweek 26. This is why a lot of managers are considering a Bench Boost even in Gameweek 24 and then Wildcarding in Gameweek 26 where the bench is focused towards those playing in Gameweek 29. 

An alternate option is to dead-end into Gameweek 29 by focusing transfers between Gameweek 26 and 29 towards the Blank Gameweeks and eventually use the Wildcard chip in Gameweek 30 with a focused view on the last eight fixtures where the factors state above can be taken advantage of.  

One thing I want to mention, if you have already used your Wildcard or if you are playing your Wildcard after the Double Gameweeks, is do not take a lot of hits and maximise on all the Double Gameweeks. 

That might not be possible, I appreciate. You will need to pick and choose the Double Gameweek fixtures you want to attack and compromising on one might mean being able to jump in on another. 

For example, Burnley are not a team renowned for their attack and it might even be a good idea to jump on a Danny Ings (£8.4m) who has a decent looking fixture against Wolves in Gameweek 24 before his Double Gameweek in 25. 

Point being, you need to pick the teams and Doubles you want to target if you’re keeping the Wildcard in the pocket for later. I particularly mention Ings here because, to me, he looked really sharp against Newcastle and got a lot of shots off which hasn’t been the case with him normally. 

A lot of the Southampton first-team players are coming back as well which makes investment in them a lot more attractive.

When it comes to the Chip Strategy and use of the second Wildcard, a lot depends on your own team and how the fixtures look in Gameweek 26 and onwards once the FA Cup results are in. 

I am writing this article before all the latest FA cup games have been played and I’m patiently waiting for the chips to fall into place.

I hope you enjoyed reading this article as I tried loud thinking and noting all the factors you should consider before deploying your chips. Do let me know in the comments section how you find this article and if I missed out on any factors I should consider. If you want to know more, we will be recording the next episode of The FPL Wire on Thursday evening. 

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767 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Jafooli
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    3 months, 3 days ago

    With DCL possibly out and only 3 goals this season for Richarlison, is DGW24 shaping up nicely for a Josh King (Eve) haul?

    Would also help with his efforts to get in the England squad.

    1. CRO KLOPP
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Why would anyone want to get in England squad?

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

      May just bench him for 26 as an not WC

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

      Lol at the last line.

      But nah. Just go for Rich if DCL is confirmed out.

    4. Maximus Bonimus Pointimus
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 11 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Definitely, the signposts are all there - King was absolutely tearing up the championship with 0G 0A

    5. Tcheco
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Richarlison great option if you haven't made transfers yet

    6. RamaJama
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Josh King is Norwegian.

      And he has been quite off form the last year, in the Norwegian national team, in pl last season and this year in championship

    7. Hy liverpool
      • 7 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      The sad part is "help with his efforts to get in yhe England squad"

    8. FPL Pillars
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      The Englishman’s (wink wink) record in the championship has been abysmal this season.

      1. internal error
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        he only started 5 games

        1. FPL Pillars
          • 4 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          582Minutes played. No attacking returns. In championship...

    9. I SPEAK ENGELS AND DRINK GI…
      • 1 Year
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Btw. Did anyone mention he is Norwegian?

    10. A Kun & Mateta
      • 7 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Fondly remember King (c) getting a nice haul a few years ago after an early missed peno. Reminded me of Gundo last time out.

    11. wulfrunian
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Amazing new fish species here.

      1. fish&chips
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Haha

      2. Jafooli
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        😉

  2. Tcheco
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 3 days ago

    Never thought I'd be waiting for a Sean Dyche press conference

    1. Hy liverpool
      • 7 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      He loves to say "touch and go"

      1. Tcheco
        • 3 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Good thing he's not coaching the youth team then

      2. Jafooli
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        ‘touching cloth’

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

      News about Pope and Taylor?

      1. Tcheco
        • 3 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Waiting on Pope news

        1. JIMMY764
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          It would've been "rested" regarding Pope and Cork had they beaten Bournemouth. Smells like making excuses for resting players to me.

    3. Brehmeren
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      You clearly haven't seen his presser before the Man City game.

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

    Didn't see the game but did Justin injury look bad? Move him out?

    1. Baps hunter
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Stretchered out imo, or was it someone else, so many significant injuries...

    2. Stewarts11
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Rodgers on Justin's knee injury: "He said he could have walked off. After five minutes it eased up. He felt something when he landed but on first look there’s nothing major which is good news."

      “It’s a bit early (to diagnose the injury). On inspection, the guys are confident there it’s nothing major."

      Doesn't sound like its as bad as it looked im going to hold him next game is liverpool anyway so will be on my bench for that and see afte that

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

        Thanks for the update on Justin. Reassuring

        1. Stewarts11
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          3 months, 2 days ago

          Brendan Rodgers says that a scan on James Justin's knee "hasn’t shown up so well" and it looks like the defender has injured his ACL. From the press conference today. Looks worse than first thought

  4. mcmd11
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 3 days ago

    Salah and DCL -> Sterling and Kane? no hit

    1. Maximus Bonimus Pointimus
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 11 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Get that done

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

    Would have loved to get the BB out of the way and WC in 26 to get a strong XI.

    Bench for 25

    Areola(SHU)
    Lookman(SHU)
    Cresswell (TOT)
    Mee(WBA)

    Although getting in Ings Raphinha and Mcarthy in for a -8. Is the Bench boost worth it?

    1. Tcheco
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 3 days ago

      That is BB worthy imo. not sure about the -8 though. Would just get Raphinha & possibly Ings

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

        Have Fraser Forster. Would have been nice had he been a starter.

  6. Well you know, Triffic
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    3 months, 3 days ago

    Carroll Barnes Bamford

    Stuff of dreams

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

    DCL -> Rich?

  8. mcmd11
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 3 days ago

    Salah and DCL to Sterling and Kane? no hit

  9. It’s gonna Ben Mee
    • 7 Years
    3 months, 3 days ago

    Team lit up like a christmas tree. Three flags. Not sure what to do with my FT now.

  10. Im New Here
      3 months, 3 days ago

      Well doing early transfers to bring in DCL and Pope isn't looking so good now.

      1. fr3d
        • 3 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        0.1m is more important than points

        1. Jafooli
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          😛

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

        pope is probably fine

      3. The Ilfordian
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Yes I did Pope last week for his monster 2 point haul and further bumper scores this week. Rumours that he might play...?

      4. Black Knights
        • 9 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Only got yourself to blame if you're still doing early transfers this season.

        1. Im New Here
            3 months, 3 days ago

            Yep! I just love the feeling of it

      5. ShaunGoater123
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        would this be a silly -4?
        DCL > Ings
        Son > Sterling
        Stones > Mee (could take out cancelo instead)

        Leaves me with:

        Pope
        Mee / Cancelo / Maguire
        Sterling (C) / Salah / Fernandes / Gundogan
        Antonio / Ings

        McCarthy / Bamford / Targett / Dallas

        1. Rasping Drive
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 11 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          On paper looks good, subject to news. Potential rotation is the concern but you’d have to expect the Dog and Raz to start both games. Considering something similar myself

          1. ShaunGoater123
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            3 months, 3 days ago

            My thinking is that sterling counteracts who a ML rival has and will captain. Ings is good prep for the double next week and Mee would be a punt on a double burnley defence of which if there is ever a time its this week!

            scary bit is taking Son out, think that could bite.

            1. Rasping Drive
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 11 Years
              3 months, 3 days ago

              It could bite, but should be more than covered by Sterling’s upside

      6. The Train Driver
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        I Fernandinho is out surely any of the CBs can play as DM. All of them are more or less comfortable wit the ball. Can't see Gundo dropping deep.

        1. jomikijiq
          • 5 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Being comfortable with the ball at CB with the whole pitch in front of you is different than the need of 360 awareness in the middle. Stones, the best out of all of them, was tried there a few times and never impressed.

      7. shirtless
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        If DCL is out this could be my chance to gain. 2FT's Pope & Jesus in for Button & Wilson, Sterling(c).

        Will play BB next week with my Leeds-Soton bench, maybe bringing in a fresh player if nothing crops up. Kane back for DGW26, might even wildcard.

        POPE
        Coufal Stones Konsa
        Salah Sterling(c) Bruno Soucek
        JESUS(vc) Antonio Bamford

        McCarthy Romeu KWP Alioski

        1. fr3d
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          That'll be a very weak BB next gw

          1. shirtless
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            3 months, 3 days ago

            With one FT I might bring in Rafinha? With Bamford (c).

            1. fr3d
              • 3 Years
              3 months, 3 days ago

              The Leeds players would be in your XI. Your real BB would be something like Pope, Konsa, Coufal, Romeu

              1. shirtless
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 9 Years
                3 months, 3 days ago

                Pope plays WBA. Fine with that. These are all my true bench players and they play twice. No better time to use it for me. I was BBing DGW19 until this fixture got pulled. It looks good for the 15 points + benchmark. My rival only got 7 on his GW2 so I'm hoping to beat that at least! I want it out the way so I can cheapen down the defence for DGW26.

      8. how now brown cow
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Last week I benched justin, dcl and dias and now they are all flagged.

        Surely not coincidence.

        They've done it to get back at me.

        1. Black Knights
          • 9 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Finally. So much rumour and conjecture floating around today; great to have something concrete!

          You've cursed them/us/yourself. Or have they cursed you? Either way, the evidence is conclusive! 🙂

          1. how now brown cow
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            3 months, 3 days ago

            I know. I wish people would stick to the facts.

        2. Boom XhakaLacaSaka
          • 1 Year
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Dias with his 1 point for sure

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

        Yes if Rodri & Ferdo are out, Walker will play RB and Cancelo will move to Rodri's midfield spot

        1. Camzy
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          I'm tempted to (c) Cancelo. I've done it twice already this season. Why not?

          1. Vertigo
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            3 months, 3 days ago

            That's a hell of a shout.

      10. Boom XhakaLacaSaka
        • 1 Year
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Time to get rid of Coufal now? I know they have Sheff U at home but with terrible fixtures after and no DGW and Ogbonna a injury worry

        1. Black Knights
          • 9 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Why don't you keep for 24 and ditch for 25?

          1. Boom XhakaLacaSaka
            • 1 Year
            3 months, 3 days ago

            Would cost me getting 2 free transfers to go into DGW26 with

            1. Black Knights
              • 9 Years
              3 months, 3 days ago

              It's going to cost you one of those transfers whenever you do it. May as well not be when he could haul.

              1. Boom XhakaLacaSaka
                • 1 Year
                3 months, 3 days ago

                True but I'm planning to BB next week and leave me 2 transfers to take into 26 so I can take a -4 and make a good DGWK team

        2. how now brown cow
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Next week then?

        3. Sedemuda
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 4 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Was going to do Coufal to Lowton (DGW & ok fixtures going forward). Waiting on injury news with Antonio, DCL & Pope first.

          1. Boom XhakaLacaSaka
            • 1 Year
            3 months, 3 days ago

            Yes was either him or Robinson for me, I have Mee already aswell

      11. King Kohli
        • 8 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Worth updating 3 of these 4 to Burnley players to play BB this week?

        Meslier Antonio Konsa Taylor

        1. how now brown cow
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Wont you want meslier next week?

          I wouldnt.

          1. King Kohli
            • 8 Years
            3 months, 3 days ago

            What about the other 3?

            Could get in Mee, Tarkowski and Richarlison/Barnes.
            Have 2 FT anyway

            1. how now brown cow
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 6 Years
              3 months, 3 days ago

              Maybe. Depends on remaining chips, team for 26, likelihood of full team playing, etc

      12. Little Red Lacazette
        • 4 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Antonio looking to be ruled out for next GW?

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

          We won’t know today.

      13. Steve The Spud
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        3 months, 3 days ago

        I’ve got dcl but also areola starting this week

        If dcl is out do I really want to be getting richa? or just bench dcl and play souceck and carry on with my other moves

      14. I SPEAK ENGELS AND DRINK GI…
        • 1 Year
        3 months, 3 days ago

        DGW 26 fixtures expected to be announced tomorrow?

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

          Next week

      15. CarelessGenius©
        • 9 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        I've made three transfers including one 'hit'.
        If I now play my 'Free Hit' will all those three transfers become null and void or will my team return to my post-transfer state after this GW?
        Cheers for any help....

        1. Jambot
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Your transfers will all be wiped and you’ll have the team you had the gameweek that’s just finished

        2. El Presidente
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 1 Year
          3 months, 3 days ago

          As soon as you activate the FH all your transfers become part of the FH and your team will revert to last GW.

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

          Oof, early transfers with the cup on.

      16. quayle99
        • 4 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Justin Grealish DCL > Holgate Foden Rich -8

        Leaves me with

        Cancelo Mee Holgate
        Foden Salah Fernanes Gundogun Son
        Rich Antonio
        Sanchez Targett Coufal Brewster

        Then Antonio to Kane next week

      17. Rains of Castamere
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 6 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        I've got 2FT and want to move from City 2 DEF 1 MID to City 1 DEF 2 MID if you know what I mean - in order to get Sterling.

        So who would you KEEP? Stones or Cancelo?

        Stones - possibly slightly more nailed, less likely to come on for 1 pointer if on the bench, cheaper.
        Cancelo - still fairly nailed but Walker/Zinchenko threat is real, especially around CL matches. Likelier to get attacking returns.

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

          keep Cancelo

        2. jomikijiq
          • 5 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Cancelo definitely. He's not less nailed.

          1. Rains of Castamere
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 6 Years
            3 months, 3 days ago

            Ok cheers both

      18. Nimby
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        How's about this. Potential injuries have scuppered my gw24 plans a bit with injury concerns over Pope, Dias, Antonio and DCL. I could wildcard into this:

        Martinez Pope
        Dallas Lowton Cancelo Konsa Dunk
        Rashford Sterling Bruno gundogan Raphinha
        Kane Bamford Watkins

        That's a decent bench boost for gw25 no? I wasn't gonna do it but the injury headache my current team has almost forces this or some variation of it. I have no free hit left so it seems almost better to wildcard early so I have time to build for the blank in 29.

        What do you think?

      19. Mweene
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 7 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        I know this is tempting fate but considering BB in 25 with:

        McCarthy (LEI), Lowton (WBA), Shaw (NEW), Watkins (LEI)

        think it would be worth it?

        1. Mweene
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 7 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Martinez sorry not McCarthy

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

          The potential isn't massive but you should have at least 2 returns from them.

        3. jomikijiq
          • 5 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          yeah

        4. El Presidente
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 1 Year
          3 months, 3 days ago

          I would

        5. Rains of Castamere
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Monitor United vs Sociedad 3 days before we play Newcastle. If Shaw plays Europa League (he might because it's a tough away game), then I would fancy Telles to play vs Newcastle.

      20. unitednations
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Planning to BB26/FH29 but can't decide whether to WC25 or not. Currently have 10 doublers for bb26 and 4 FT's till then but i will need to take 2 hits realistically to move out the * players to fund Kane

        Martinez -- Forster*
        Cancelo • Digne • Stones --- Coufal* Dallas*
        Bruno • Salah* • Gundo • Grealish • Rashford
        DCL • Antonio* --- Bamford

        I ask myself that if i were to WC25 for BB26, what would it look like and how far i am from that

      21. Rhodes your boat
        • 4 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Best one week punt before wc next gw?

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

          Haven’t a clue anymore.

        2. jomikijiq
          • 5 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Sterling/Foden

        3. El Presidente
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 1 Year
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Richarlison and Cavani

        4. dbeck
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Rashford assuming you have triple city

      22. KLOPPS AND ROBBERS... the s…
        • 6 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Struggling for forwards this GW only... currently have Antonio, Bamford, Vardy

        a) Keep Vardy
        b) Rich (not floating my boat)
        c) Werner (dead leg, looks like will play)
        d) Ings (too early on resurgence?)

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

          A I suppose

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

        Morning all.

        1. Vertigo
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Morning.

          Can you tell us your score predictions for this weekend?

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

            I’m pretty useless with those.

        2. Gazwaz80
          • 1 Year
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Morning Rupert, did you cash out on your 10 goals or under? 😉

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

            Haha. Was pure lies.

      24. mcmd11
        • 4 Years
        3 months, 3 days ago

        Salah and DCL to Sterling and Kane? no hit want to Captain Sterling

        1. King Kohli
          • 8 Years
          3 months, 3 days ago

          Go for it

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

          DCL to Kane perhaps doesnt make sense given its city this weekend. Do you have a bench to cover DCL?

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

          Neigh