Scout Notes

Wolves restrict heavily-backed Bamford as Meslier suffers freak own goal

Wolves 1-0 Leeds

  • Goals: None
  • Own goals: Illan Meslier (£4.7m)
  • Assists: Adama Traoré (£6.0m)
  • Bonus points: Rui Patrício x3 (£5.3m), Raphinha x2 (£5.4m), Nelson Semedo (£5.2m)

MESS-LIER

Owners of Illan Meslier (£4.7m) endured a cruel evening as Leeds opened Double Gameweek 25 with a trip to Wolves.

In a relatively cagey encounter, the Whites’ goalkeeper was slowly building an impressive score, registering five saves in the opening period.

However, a dreadful piece of bad luck robbed him of what could have been a solid start to Double Gameweek 25 in the 64th minute.

Adama Traoré (£6.0m) who had mostly been kept quiet by Leeds’ full-backs, found some space in the middle for a speculative shot that struck the crossbar and went into the net off Meslier.

Before the own goal, the shot-stopper was projected a 10-point haul courtesy of a clean sheet, one save point and three bonus. After it, Meslier was down to just one point.

While there could be more joy against Southampton, it is certainly a hard start to the round for his 5.8% ownership.

WHAM BAM

It was a similar narrative for Patrick Bamford (£6.9m) who did not enjoy the best of starts to Double Gameweek 25 either.

The striker may have been backed by 80% of the top 10k for the captaincy but he endured a quiet evening at Molineux.

Wolves three-man defence smothered him while the hosts’ wing-backs and central midfielders did a solid job of cutting off his supply lines too.

As a result, Bamford only had two real moments where he looked even close to scoring.

In the middle of the second half, he was left with the scraps of a Liam Cooper (£4.3m) rebound but could not get enough power on his header to trouble Rui Patrício (£5.3m).

And then in the final 10 minutes, after Tyler Roberts (£4.6m) had played him through, Bamford unleashed a rising finish across goal and beyond Patrício, only to see it ruled out for a tight offside.

RAPH WITH THE SMOOTH

Raphinha (£5.4m) owners were also subjected to a teasing performance, the mid-priced midfielder very unlucky not to come away with a clutch of attacking returns.

In the 19th minute, he found Cooper with a free-kick delivery from the right, the centre-back unable to get adequate purchase on the ball.

Just after the interval, Luke Ayling (£4.4m) crossed into Raphinha at the near-post only for Conor Coady (£4.8m) to make a timely block.

Then between the 62nd and 70th minute, the Brazilian midfielder watched Cooper spurn three separate opportunities from corners. 

Had they fallen to Pascal Struijk (£3.9m) or Bamford, perhaps it would have been a different story.

In the closing stages of stoppage time, Raphinha’s speculative ball forward was seized upon by substitute Hélder Costa (£5.0m) who snatched at the finish despite the space in front of him.

And seconds later, Raphinha’s near-post header was turned around the post by Patrício, ensuring a match that could have produced a big haul turned out to be his first blank (in terms of attacking returns) since Gameweek 19.

Still, his high number of key passes, compared with a swathe of off-target shots opened the door for Raphinha to claim two bonus points in his first Double Gameweek 25 outing.

LINE-UP LESSONS

With Wolves lining up as an unchanged team for the first time in the league since Gameweek 8, the more interesting formation at Molineux was Leeds’.

Having tried and largely failed to ask other members of his squad to fill in for Phillips this season, Bielsa went for a different approach entirely by not directly replacing him.

“It’s not the first time (Phillips) has been absent. We have played well without him. Of course, he’s a big player but we have to adapt.” – Marcelo Bielsa

Instead, the Leeds manager moved away from the usual 4-1-4-1 shape and opted for 4-4-1-1 instead.

Mateusz Klich (£5.2m) and Jamie Shackleton (£4.8m) played as traditional central midfielders on Friday night with the extra man not behind them, but in front of them instead.

Bielsa handed that role to Roberts who sat just behind Bamford and would have come away with an assist were it not for a VAR call.

With Klich and Shackleton in the middle, Stuart Dallas (£5.0m) was returned to the left-back position after a prolonged spell in midfield. Ezgjan Alioski (£4.4m) was the man to make way, appearing only as a second-half substitute.

Struijk’s pairing with Cooper at centre-back ensured Luke Ayling (£4.4m) returned to right-back.

Wolverhampton Wanderers XI (3-4-3): Patrício; Saïss, Coady, Dendoncker; Jonny, Moutinho, Neves, Semedo; A Traoré, W José, Neto.

Leeds United XI (4-4-1-1): Meslier; Dallas, Cooper, Struijk, Ayling; Harrison, Klich, Shackleton (Hernández), Raphinha; Roberts; Bamford.

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1,404 Comments Post a Comment
  1. MikeS
    • 7 Years
    7 months, 16 hours ago

    Antonio to Kane tonight worth the gamble?

    1. Knock Down Your Aerial
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      7 months, 16 hours ago

      Done

    2. Knock Down Your Aerial
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      7 months, 16 hours ago

      Im on WC though

    3. drughi
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 11 Years
      7 months, 16 hours ago

      why not wait ?

      1. MikeS
        • 7 Years
        7 months, 16 hours ago

        Price rising tonight

        1. drughi
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 11 Years
          7 months, 16 hours ago

          you cant do the transfer if kane goes up in price ?

          1. MikeS
            • 7 Years
            7 months, 15 hours ago

            Want to do Ings, Antonio, raphina to Barnes, Kane and Watkins -4 and only have 0.2mn margin to play with

    4. TLF
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      7 months, 16 hours ago

      No, Kane chose not to travel for Europa match and may still have injury issues we don't know, Jose sounded optimistic but no guarantees, plus even if he does play he could get injured during the game, as could any other player in your team, and COVID could still be issue for teams on any given week. Way too soon to make a FT, chill and wait until the deadline.

      1. MikeS
        • 7 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        Talking some sense into me, thanks

        1. TLF
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          7 months, 15 hours ago

          No worries 🙂

      2. The Suspended One
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        7 months, 14 hours ago

        That was his way of saying, I ain’t playing Kane in Europa until the final, without getting panned for it. Harry is fine

        1. TLF
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          7 months, 14 hours ago

          Yep I imagine you are right and intend to agree but im just trying to urge some caution on the transfer front as we don't that for sure.

    5. Tonyawesome69
      • 2 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Kane hasn't even played yet! Look what happened last time when he pulled up at half time in the Liverpool game

  2. Knock Down Your Aerial
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    7 months, 16 hours ago

    The small blank in 33 due to league cup final, am i right in saying that it could still be a full GW if they move the games to later in that following week?

    1. tambourineman
      • 7 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      From what I tell the games (MCI-SOU, FUL-TOT) have been brought forward so GW33 will be blanks for those sides.

      1. Major League Shocker
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        Correct, although TOT-SOU could possibly go there if Spurs are out of Europa League by then.

  3. Bruce Lee
    • 3 Years
    7 months, 16 hours ago

    The quickest way to get someone's attention is to remove yours.

    Take that one to the bank

    1. MikeS
      • 7 Years
      7 months, 16 hours ago

      Its true, ghosted this girl I banged from bumble and she's stalking me now. 1.5 yes later

      1. MikeS
        • 7 Years
        7 months, 16 hours ago

        *yrs

      2. Bruce Lee
        • 3 Years
        7 months, 16 hours ago

        Easy work

        If you don't stand up for yourself you get walked over

        In life and relationships

        1. MikeS
          • 7 Years
          7 months, 16 hours ago

          Yes mate. That's very true.. been there when I was younger

          1. Bruce Lee
            • 3 Years
            7 months, 16 hours ago

            It made you who you are today and taught you valuable lessons

            Now look, you're getting stalked

            1. MikeS
              • 7 Years
              7 months, 15 hours ago

              Lol. The stalking is annoying actually as I have another gf, that I was with at the same time. So need to make sure she disappears

              1. Make Arrows Green Again
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 4 Years
                7 months, 15 hours ago

                Then after that they're like "Dave, will you marry us?" and I was like "Excuse me, but I don't think monogamy is legal in this country, I dunno where you're from". You gotta try honesty, it works the best.

      3. BIG TONES
        • 7 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        Lad. When you say stalking, do you mean stalking on social media, or literally stalking you IRL?

        1. MikeS
          • 7 Years
          7 months, 15 hours ago

          Both

    2. Alan The Llama
      • 11 Years
      7 months, 16 hours ago

      The quickest way to get someone's attention is a flare gun

      1. Bruce Lee
        • 3 Years
        7 months, 16 hours ago

        No it's those stupid clapper things Leicester fans had when they won the league

        1. Konstaapeli
          • 5 Years
          7 months, 15 hours ago

          Nothing beats vuvuzela

    3. KAPTAIN KANE
      • 4 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Random but true, I like this

  4. drughi
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 11 Years
    7 months, 16 hours ago

    No need to wildcard this lot right ?

    Johnstone*
    Cancelo* Dias* Lowton*
    Salah* Grealish* Bruno* Gundogan*
    DCL* Kane(TC)* Bamford

    mccarthy raphinha cresswell coufal.

    1. MikeS
      • 7 Years
      7 months, 16 hours ago

      No

    2. Pumpy
      • 12 Years
      7 months, 16 hours ago

      Wasn't far off mine and i did . Grealish out forced my hand. What better time for a refresh. I do have FH left though

      1. MikeS
        • 7 Years
        7 months, 16 hours ago

        Is grealish confirmed out? Atleast that makes grealish to rapha not so bad

        1. Pumpy
          • 12 Years
          7 months, 15 hours ago

          Nothing confirmed but a few of the players and staff took him out their fpl teams today ...not looking good. Shame

    3. Pumpy
      • 12 Years
      7 months, 16 hours ago

      I did have no Salah though tbf

    4. Please Answer Me
      • 7 Years
      7 months, 16 hours ago

      You reckon Kane will get more points than Salah? I do think either should be TC next week

      1. Pumpy
        • 12 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        I reckon he's most important player for the dgw. Going to be triple captained a lot too

  5. OleBall
    • 1 Year
    7 months, 16 hours ago

    Who's gonna sign Raphinha then?

    1. JONALDINHO
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      7 months, 16 hours ago

      Liverpool I hope

    2. MikeS
      • 7 Years
      7 months, 16 hours ago

      Arsenal

      1. jdp219
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        7 months, 16 hours ago

        You're probably right.

  6. Rep Poulette
    • 1 Year
    7 months, 16 hours ago

    All planning is useless...
    Live your life

    1. AC/DC AFC
      • 6 Years
      7 months, 16 hours ago

      Be free and

      PLAY

      up?

  7. AC/DC AFC
    • 6 Years
    7 months, 16 hours ago

    Bottom

    Just wanted to double check, with the Bamford EO everyone active is happy on here tonight with the BamBam score so far?

  8. jdp219
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    7 months, 16 hours ago

    Martinez, Pope
    Cancelo, Stones, Mee, Coufal, Kilman
    Salah, Bruno, Grealish, Gundo, Raphinha
    DCL, Ings, Bamford

    1) Pope, Ings > Sanchez, Kane (-4)
    2) Mee, Ings > White, Kane (-4) -- no room for price rises/falls here
    2) Grealish (if confirmed out) > Son

    1. BeWater
      • 1 Year
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      I would do 1.

  9. Lindelol
    • 3 Years
    7 months, 16 hours ago

    So anyone else going to FH in 26? Have 9 DG players but still I think I can benefit from FH the most in 26 as I can keep Leeds players plus ings. Plus I will be getting 11 good dgw players.
    How many of you considering this?

    1. TLF
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      7 months, 16 hours ago

      With 29 and 33 to contend with I wouldn't

      1. Lindelol
        • 3 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        FH 26 seems to have bigger upside now - no??

        1. TLF
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          7 months, 15 hours ago

          It's all team dependent really, what works for my team might not work for yours, no one strategy.

    2. Magic Zico
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      7 months, 16 hours ago

      That's an option yes

    3. Kuzser
      • 4 Years
      7 months, 16 hours ago

      I’m leaning towards this(see my post below). We’ll set up for gw29 and then will WC in 31

      1. Lindelol
        • 3 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        I have played my wc though

  10. Honker Muddlefoot
    • 2 Years
    7 months, 16 hours ago

    Trying to save WC. Have just enough go Son and Ings > Grealish and Kane with eyes towards both BGW 29 and TC Kane in DGW26. Worth rolling the dice and moving now before price rises, or wait until after Spurs match on Sunday and hope for the best?

    1. chriscosta
      • 10 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      it my first time ever to make a very early transfer, i took the gamble, as i had exact amount. to bring kane and mitchell for KWP and Antonio... (2FT) giving my 11 DGW players.
      And possibly TC one of Son or Kane, and using my BB toward the end of season
      possibly WC after GW 30

  11. Kuzser
    • 4 Years
    7 months, 16 hours ago

    What would you do with this team guys? Struggling to decide
    1) Free hit in gw26. Not bad for 27 onwards, already 6 players for bgw29. Then WC in GW31
    2) WC in gw26 and prepare for bgw29.
    3) Do Antonio, Sterling, Raphinha - > Dcl/Watkins, Salah and Gundo for -8

    Team is:
    Martinez
    Mee - Dallas - Cancelo
    Son - Bruno - Sterling - Barnes - Raphinha
    Bamford - Cavani

    Antonio, Stones, Coufal

  12. Magic Zico
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    7 months, 16 hours ago

    Will Kane's EO next week similar to 180% Bamford's this week?

    1. AC/DC AFC
      • 6 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      220%

      1. Magic Zico
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        I'm not getting him 🙁

        1. sminkypinky
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 10 Years
          7 months, 15 hours ago

          I’m on the fence too. See below and give an opinion.

        2. AC/DC AFC
          • 6 Years
          7 months, 15 hours ago

          Reverse logic?

          1. Magic Zico
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            7 months, 15 hours ago

            Nope, don't like the hits required and involving getting rid of DGW players ...

    2. Camzy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 11 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      No. I don't even think it'll be 100%.

      1. Magic Zico
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        This is my thought, probably around 100%-ish. If Salah and Bruno are doing well this week, captaincy could be well spread.

      2. KAPTAIN KANE
        • 4 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        Depends on tomorrow, he scores tomorrow and it could well be about 180% I think

  13. AC/DC AFC
    • 6 Years
    7 months, 16 hours ago

    Look at the picture above...

    Cooper would have needed to have 8 inch longer legs to connect with the Raphinha assist chance.

    1. Hazz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      That was the hardest of the three.

      He had two headed chances served to him on a plate & he knock them straight into the keepers hands both times.

      1. AC/DC AFC
        • 6 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        Tough luck then

        I was juggling things

  14. Gudjohnsen
    • 4 Years
    7 months, 15 hours ago

    Kane could be a risky TC giving his injury history?

    1. Woy_is_back
      • 4 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Burnley and Fulham are quite solid defensively. I think I will captain Grealish

  15. Woy_is_back
    • 4 Years
    7 months, 15 hours ago

    Grealish is not injured right?

    1. Duke Silver ☑
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Nothing confirmed but his teammates have transferred him out of their teams this week.

      1. sminkypinky
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        This. Looking likely then.

    2. AC/DC AFC
      • 6 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Likely he is Woy

    3. Hazz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Not pictured in training, injury rumours before deadline, teammates & staff transferred him out.

      The warning signs are there.

  16. Please Answer Me
    • 7 Years
    7 months, 15 hours ago

    Is it possible to undo the TC chip before a deadline?

    1. AC/DC AFC
      • 6 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      No.

      Only BB and FH i think.

      WC and TC are definite.

      1. Konstaapeli
        • 5 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        Incorrect.

        1. AC/DC AFC
          • 6 Years
          7 months, 15 hours ago

          What's correct officer

          1. Konstaapeli
            • 5 Years
            7 months, 15 hours ago

            One can deactivate TC chip before deadline.

        2. AC/DC AFC
          • 6 Years
          7 months, 15 hours ago

          Sorry...

          I've had too much to drink but was walking home from a socially instance non event.

          1. Konstaapeli
            • 5 Years
            7 months, 15 hours ago

            No problem. Carry on. 😆

    2. TLF
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Yep

    3. Honker Muddlefoot
      • 2 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Yep! You’re safe to undo up until the deadline.

    4. Magic Zico
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Think you can, FH and WC can't be undone

    5. No Professionals
      • 4 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Yes

    6. TLF
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      You can have TC on and deactivate again before the deadline no problem

    7. AC/DC AFC
      • 6 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Yes and BB.

  17. sminkypinky
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    7 months, 15 hours ago

    Have Son.
    A) Vardy for free
    B) Kane -4
    Leaning towards Vardy.

    1. Tonyawesome69
      • 2 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      As much as Vardy is frustrating to watch, I like LEI fixtures and looking to bring Barnes

      1. sminkypinky
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        I would too. Sadly no room in my midfield.

    2. BeWater
      • 1 Year
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      I've left my options open. Could have got either in this week but thought I'd see what they both look like this weekend.

      1. sminkypinky
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        Sensible.

    3. Magic Zico
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Yeah LEI are in my serious consideration, but I may go Barnes

  18. Surfeit of Lampteys
    • 4 Years
    7 months, 15 hours ago

    Proper bad luck for meslier owners there. Big swing in points.

    1. Ben White saved my life
      • 7 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Feel sick as a Meslier owner, he continues to haunt me ever since I brought him in for Martinez!

      1. Surfeit of Lampteys
        • 4 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        I got rid of Martinez too lol. Worst move ever.
        But yeah not fair with meslier tonight. These things can happen but so cruel.

  19. Skymonkey
    7 months, 15 hours ago

    Anyone surprised that 910k managers captained Kane & son combined this week?

    1. TLF
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Not really, highly owned, having a great season and excellent record against the Hammers.

      1. Skymonkey
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        Yea but with DGW and Fernandes playing Newcastle, it seems off.

        1. TLF
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          7 months, 15 hours ago

          Yeah true, i guess some may feel Newcastle will prove stubborn defensively but I think many just love the Spurs duo this season.

    2. Tinkermania
      • 2 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      I am surprised for a player with fitness question marks!

    3. KAPTAIN KANE
      • 4 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Sheff managed to get a lot of chances against them, can’t see them parking the bus either.
      I think Spurs could score a few

    4. Magic Zico
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      No, many loyalists (and presumably dead teams) from the start of the season

  20. Pompel
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 7 Years
    7 months, 15 hours ago

    Any updates on Grealish?

  21. KAPTAIN KANE
    • 4 Years
    7 months, 15 hours ago

    Early KO massive for me tomorrow with Ings (C) & McCarthy

    1. Skymonkey
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      They face CHE though lad

      1. KAPTAIN KANE
        • 4 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        I know, not sure what to expect at all

    2. Gudjohnsen
      • 4 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Like your captain pick.

      Much better player than Bamford at least.

      1. KAPTAIN KANE
        • 4 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        Too early to say, Ings ankles could crack 5 minutes in

    3. Deulofail
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Same for me + Minamino

      1. TLF
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 5 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        Love the Minamino pick

      2. KAPTAIN KANE
        • 4 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        Nice

    4. Magic Zico
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Ings will score, enjoy

      1. KAPTAIN KANE
        • 4 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        More hopeful for his second game if he makes it, but yes something tomorrow would be a nice start

  22. RedWolf
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    7 months, 15 hours ago

    How many is a decent number to be taking into 29 without a FH? 6?

    1. TLF
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      You might get away with it but I'd probably want at least 8.

    2. Skymonkey
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      I'm having 9

    3. Tonyawesome69
      • 2 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      I survived BGW18 with 7 players. Make sure you have the main players covered like Martinez, Son and Kane

  23. Konstaapeli
    • 5 Years
    7 months, 15 hours ago

    Any chance DCL drops today?

    1. Tonyawesome69
      • 2 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Difficult to tell as it may be skewed with the WCs

      1. Konstaapeli
        • 5 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        Seen those but the tide has turned and lot's of WC's are in play. Hope he does so can get him in instead Watkins.

  24. mixology
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 8 Years
    7 months, 15 hours ago

    Wow- this article was written fast

    1. HMC
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 11 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Was thinking the same
      Kudos to David for being on top of it!

    2. Make Arrows Green Again
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Yes good work all round

  25. Oooo Matron
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    7 months, 15 hours ago

    Think next weeks looks best time to Bench Boost. I'm willing to do 4 transfers (-12) with 2.0 itb.

    Do your worst with this lot...

    Martinez Button
    Dias Cancelo Dallas Mee Dawson
    Raphina Fernandes Sterling Salah Son
    Bamford Watkins Brewster

  26. marpy016
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    7 months, 15 hours ago

    My original plan was to WC GW26, but given the fixture announcements reckon I can navigate with just FT's.

    What are your thoughts on Cavani & Antonio to Kane & Maja for -4. Need to do tonight to avoid being priced out?

    Will Leave me with

    Martinez
    Cancelo - Dias - Lowton
    Gundo - Fernandes - Salah - Son - Raphinha
    Maja - Kane

    Pope - Bamford - Dallas - Holding

    1. Skymonkey
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      The worst case is a 0.2 price increase. If you could afford that and not hamper other plans, wait till the deadline to have more options.

  27. In Bale We Trust
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 11 Years
    7 months, 15 hours ago

    Worth moving for Areola tonight? Otherwise would be priced out of Kane later in the week...risk seems less with a keeper?

    1. Tonyawesome69
      • 2 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Very difficult to advise an early move when they haven't played yet. You know the risk...

      1. In Bale We Trust
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 11 Years
        7 months, 15 hours ago

        I do. And in this case think it would be worth it. The fact he’s a keeper who fills a blank in 29 for me helps. Will then wait till night before to assess Kane.

    2. Pat Bonner
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      I’d wait, so many games to be played. Another player could get injured

    3. HMC
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 11 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Is Villa confirmed for 29?
      Assuming you own Martinez then no real need for Areola

    4. Rupert The Horse
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Never apply cane to areola. Top tip.

  28. Coys96
    • 4 Years
    7 months, 15 hours ago

    According to the that review page I should have 75 points more than I currently have (based on luck). My current ML rivals have +60 & +80 net point gain. Effectively i should be at least 150 points ahead of them..

    Unreal.

  29. dshv
    • 4 Years
    7 months, 15 hours ago

    Coufal to shaw/targett
    Antonio to watkins ??

    1. Tonyawesome69
      • 2 Years
      7 months, 15 hours ago

      Targett yes, Watkins is a wait and see if Grealish is injured

  30. HMC
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 11 Years
    7 months, 15 hours ago

    The season of the #bandwagon is quite annoying.
    Imagine bringing in Bamford for the double only to hope he blanks cause you captained Ings