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FPL differentials the key figures as West Brom host Brighton

It is the Fantasy Premier League differentials on offer in the second match of Double Gameweek 26.

Despite playing just once over the next few days, Brighton are the more popular outfit in this match, Lewis Dunk (£4.9m) starting the match with 5.6% ownership.

Robert Sánchez (£4.5m) is another leading figure as the Seagulls travel to West Bromwich Albion although on 3.0% of Fantasy managers currently rely on the goalkeeper.

2.8% are still invested in Neal Maupay (£6.1m) who leads the line today, accompanied by an out-of-position Leandro Trossard (£5.7m).

It looks as if Graham Potter has gone with a back-four for the visit to the Hawthorns, with Dan Burn (£4.2m) and Joël Veltman (£4.3m) in the left and right-back positions either side of Dunk and Ben White (£4.4m).

Meanwhile, Matheus Pereira (£5.4m) is the most fashionable starting Baggies option today sat in 1.8% of teams.

Ahead of facing two fixtures, the midfielder has a goal and assist in his last two at home.

Mbaye Diagne (£6.0m) has been a much-discussed asset in the build-up to Double Gameweek 26 and starts up-front for the fourth-successive Premier League match.

He is inside the top-four among all players for minutes per expected goal involvement (xGI) over the last four matches but only 0.8% of Fantasy managers are invested in the forward.

Ainsley Maitland-Niles (£4.6m) is also on the radar even though just 0.6% of managers possess the Arsenal loanee.

He is deployed out of position once again today, operating on the right-hand flank of West Brom’s attacking midfield trio.

Double Gameweek 26 Line-ups

West Bromwich Albion XI (4-2-3-1): Johnstone; C Townsend, Bartley, O’Shea, Furlong; Yokuslu, Gallagher; M Phillips, M Pereira, Maitland-Niles; Diagne.

Brighton and Hove Albion XI (4-4-2): R Sánchez; Burn, Dunk, White, Veltman; Connolly, Mac Allister, Bissouma, Groß; Maupay, Trossard.

Double Gameweek 26 so far…

Another Double Gameweek, another attacking haul for Manchester City’s centre-backs.

João Cancelo (£6.1m) watched Saturday’s lunch-time kick-off in dismay as Pep Guardiola benched him for the first time since Gameweek 21.

And his absence from the team, which lasted the whole game, made goals for Ruben Dias (£6.1m) and John Stones (£5.2m) all the more painful for the Portuguese international’s 26.6% ownership.

Cancelo was named on Manchester City’s bench alongside Raheem Sterling (£11.6m) and Phil Foden (£6.1m), although the latter made it on for the second period.

Kevin De Bruyne (£11.8m) and Riyad Mahrez (£8.1m) were the providers for the Citizens’ two goals while Ilkay Gundogan (£6.2m) continued his run of matches without an attacking return to three before coming off in the 89th minute.

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926 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Alisson WondHaaland
    • 5 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    Can Sanchez plz take

  2. Hazz
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    Hahahaha oh Brighton!

    1. Hazz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 15 days ago

      Budget Man City in the penalty department.

  3. Sim Simma 🤷 🔑 🚘
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    WBA defence owners have the luck of the Irish

  4. Hy liverpool
    • 7 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    Wtf wrong with brighton

  5. Party time
    • 2 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    Hahahahaha

  6. CROYDON DE BRUYNE
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    Johnstone

  7. Liberate HK - antichinazi
    • 2 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    AMN punter unite once again LMFAO

  8. Flair
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    3 months, 15 days ago

    Everton are going to destroy this West Brom side.

    1. Alisson WondHaaland
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 15 days ago

      Newcastle 2.0 incoming

    2. Pukki Blinders
      • 1 Year
      3 months, 15 days ago

      And Soton too. Double feast for DCL

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

        He plays just the one and blanks

        Josh King might feast of course

        1. Pukki Blinders
          • 1 Year
          3 months, 15 days ago

          Don’t want to hear such nonsense

  9. 3 A
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    So Zambian witch curse them right? Hahahaha. Lol. Dont believe such things

  10. BeaversWithAttitude
    • 2 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    WHO'S NEXT!?

  11. Rainer
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    Does Andy own Johnstone?

  12. Niho992
    • 2 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    Johnstone double penalty save. Non owners in tears. 20 + pointer !

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

      Drunk?

      1. Niho992
        • 2 Years
        3 months, 15 days ago

        Dunk scored but Mason disallowed goal mate !

    2. Bookkeeper
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 15 days ago

      he didn't save both

    3. Alisson WondHaaland
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 15 days ago

      Yes coz he is the post

      1. Werkself
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 8 Years
        3 months, 15 days ago

        ...and the crossbar

    4. DRIZ ✅
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 15 days ago

      Do you watch football?

  13. mixology
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 8 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    Brighton look like Man City

  14. Captain Vantastic™
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    Brighton might as well get relegated. Joke club

    1. Hy liverpool
      • 7 Years
      3 months, 15 days ago

      They are unlucky as he

      1. Hy liverpool
        • 7 Years
        3 months, 15 days ago

        ll

      2. pingissimus
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        3 months, 15 days ago

        No just truly rubbish in front of goal

  15. Hy liverpool
    • 7 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    Johnstone another save

  16. hullcityfan
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    This is the jammiest clean sheet in FPL history

    1. Original - Wolves Ay We
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 15 days ago

      Even jammier then Crystal Palace?

      1. hullcityfan
        • 6 Years
        3 months, 15 days ago

        They didn't get a clean sheet

  17. Bookkeeper
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    WTH lucky lucky WBA defensive owners

  18. Baines on Toast...
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    I demand Johnstone penalty save points for intimidating the opposition

  19. Rainer
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    Johnstone 6th.

  20. Forza
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    Johnstone haul incoming 😀

  21. Big_Andy_GAWA
    • 9 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    That wasn't a penalty from that final, higher reverse angle.

  22. Eezer Goode, Eberechi Goode
    • 9 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    What a entertaining match 😀

  23. Dark Side Of The Loon!
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    Should have got Johnstone for my BB; not Areola!

    1. CROYDON DE BRUYNE
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 15 days ago

      Have both 🙂

      1. Dark Side Of The Loon!
        • 4 Years
        3 months, 15 days ago

        Good job!

  24. Duke Silver ☑
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    What is the officiating in this game?

  25. Kuzser
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    Brighton cursed. 20+ shots against Palace, demolished Villa and should have won that match.
    Now 2 pens missed against WBA

  26. Shultan
    • 5 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    I benched Johnstone & played martinez

  27. g40steve
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    United need to buy Johnstone & get rid of DDG

    1. Bushwhacker
      • 1 Year
      3 months, 15 days ago

      They have Henderson ...

    2. thegaffer82
      • 9 Years
      3 months, 15 days ago

      Dean Henderson says hi!

      1. g40steve
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        3 months, 15 days ago

        He looks lacking in confidence?
        Not playing will be the reason

  28. thegaffer82
    • 9 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    Clearly should have let Dunk take it...

    Set piece grand master !

  29. CROYDON DE BRUYNE
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    If Johnstone gets a 10 pointer aha

  30. Releasebreaks
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 15 days ago

    2 penalties and why none of them to Pereira.... need westbrom penalty