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How the top 10k FPL managers set their teams up for Gameweek 31

A significant chunk of the top 10,000 Fantasy Premier League managers played their Wildcards in Gameweek 31.

26.4% of them pulled the trigger on a new squad ahead of Friday’s deadline, the largest to do so all in one Gameweek since the second Wildcard became available.

As a result, the template of players at this level of the world rankings took a sizeable shift as we prepare for the final Gameweeks of 2020/21.

As you can see, the Wildcard was by far the most-used chip among the top 10k in Gameweek 31.

Just 0.06% went for the Bench Boost, 0.05% Free Hitted and 0.01% played the Triple Captain.

Crucially, the second Wildcard has now been deployed by 87.1% of the top 10k, meaning just 12.9% of them have it left to play between Double Gameweek 32 and Gameweek 38.

It also means that 46.6% of the top 10k have exhausted their chip supply with seven Gameweeks left to go this season.

41.0% have played three of theirs while only 11.2% still have two left to deploy.

Anyone marginally outside the top 10k with a healthy number of chips still intact will certainly fancy their chances of breaking into the upper echelon over the season run-in.

Unsurprisingly, 81.7% of the top 10k’s Wildcarding managers went with budget goalkeeper Fraser Forster (£4.0m) while roughly two-thirds were content with Edouard Mendy (£5.2m) as a set-and-forget option.

With two fixtures to look forward to in Double Gameweek 32, Harry Kane (£11.7m) was the most fashionable player in any position in such squads, selected by 99.5%.

Diogo Jota (£6.9m) was not far behind the Spurs man, convincing 93.9% of the top 10k’s Wildcarding managers to make use of his services between now and Gameweek 38.

84.4% have retained faith in Bruno Fernandes (£11.6m) while 79.7% have gone for Mohamed Salah (£12.4m), which means 36.6% of the entire top 10k are doubled-up on the Egyptian and Jota.

Despite a tough fixture against Manchester United on Sunday afternoon, Son Heung-min (£9.4m) sits in 60.2% of top-10k Wildcard squads while 70.8% of such managers are convinced Jesse Lingard (£6.3m) can still offer value even without Michail Antonio (£6.7m) in the team.

Kelechi Iheanacho (£5.8m) has done enough to convince 88.5% of the top 10k’s Wildcarding managers that he can hold his place in Leicester’s attack and continue his scoring form, currently with five goals across his last three matches.

Antonio Rüdiger (£4.7m), Trent Alexander-Arnold (£7.3m) and Rob Holding (£4.2m) are the three-most popular defenders among top 10k Wildcarders.

It is also interesting to see what impact the Wildcarding managers have had on the overall template among the top 10k, and where they have not.

For example, Patrick Bamford (£6.6m) has clung to 46.9% backing at this level while Iheanacho’s ownership in the entire top 10k is 37.7%.

Likewise, Stuart Dallas (£4.8m) remains the most fashionable defender among the top 10k with the support of 42.7%.

Meanwhile, Jota has managed to become the second-most-popular midfielder at this level.

Salah is the key captain this week having convinced 46.8% of the top 10k to hand him the armband for a home meeting with Aston Villa.

Despite facing a Manchester United side that have become 0-0 specialists in the big games, Kane has earned 13.8% support for the Gameweek 31 captaincy.

The Manchester City options are less popular, even against Leeds, largely due to the uncertainty about who Pep Guardiola will start at the Etihad Stadium.

Just 9.2% have gone for a De Bruyne captaincy while 6.1% selected Raheem Sterling (£11.3m).

Kane and Salah are the two players with more than 100% effective ownership in the top 10k for Gameweek 31.

However, neither one is miles clear, the Spurs forward boasting 111.3% and Salah on 106.1%.

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533 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Mreidfelt
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    1 month, 5 days ago

    Asking advice. I have my 3xC left. Spurs have double gw next week and I have Kane & Son. Would you play it? Kane or Son? Or save it for later? Is there a potentially better gw to play it coming up? Thankful for feedback...

    1. Pukki Blinders
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Would go Kane myself. Future dgws are still unknown

    2. Hotdogs for Tea
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      play it on Kane

    3. West End Exile
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 5 days ago

      I'll be putting it on Kane.

    4. Thomas Magnum
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      I’ll either do Kane for the double, Kane in 34 or Salah in 33/5/6 not sure yet

  2. Pukki Blinders
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 5 days ago

    Take a punt on WC by going Neto over Lingard and of course it had to end that way.

    Pathetic amount of luck needed in fpl, it’s beyond a joke

    1. Alisson WondHaaland
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Ouch, though I think its too early to say it was a complete fail until we see the West Ham game. I've gone for Saka over Lingard, not expecting much (maybe not even a start) but still hopeful

    2. Bushwhacker
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Unless you have a crystal ball is has always been a game largely driven by luck

  3. Sz21
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    1 month, 5 days ago

    Bamford or Watkins.
    Which of these would you keep? I will bench for the next few GW's anyway.

    One of them needs to go for Ihaenacho next GW alongside Kane in a 352.

    1. The Units
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 11 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Watkins. Grealish still not back.

  4. Holmes
    • 7 Years
    1 month, 5 days ago

    Wolves CS. First regret after not activating WC. More to come...

    1. Weeb Kakashi
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Not exactly for me. Would have had Neto

      1. Holmes
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 5 days ago

        Yeah, unlucky for Neto owners, especially those who brought him with FTs.

        Defense was the main attraction I guess... Had Patricio and Coady on shortlist.

    2. The Units
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 11 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      I got Coady in but feels lucky to get a CS.

      1. Holmes
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 5 days ago

        Were they poor? I see they went with 4 at back again.

        1. Weeb Kakashi
          • 5 Years
          1 month, 5 days ago

          4 at the back makes them vulnerable. With Boly back they won't continue with it.

  5. Weeb Kakashi
    • 5 Years
    1 month, 5 days ago

    Pick one

    A Bruno Neto/Bowen/Raphinha
    B Son Mount/Greenwood

    If i go A can get Son in 34.
    If B then Bruno can come in 36.

    1. Bushwhacker
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Well given Neto doon ...

  6. Weeb Kakashi
    • 5 Years
    1 month, 5 days ago

    Is a Leicester defender worth it on a WC?
    For the next 5 weeks maybe?

    WBA CRY sou NEW mun

    1. Holmes
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Yes imo, worth a shot

    2. Alisson WondHaaland
      • 5 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Got Fofana in myself, prefer him over a Wolves defender for the next 5

    3. G-Whizz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Nice little run that...

  7. Lucky Z
    • 3 Years
    1 month, 5 days ago

    Lloris • Mendy
    Azpi • Robertson • Phillips • Shaw • Holding
    Jota • Son • Bruno • Lingard • Maddison
    Kane • Vardy • Iheanacho

    Guys any improvement suggestions to this BB squad with 1FT, 0ITB?

    1. Holmes
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Nope, g2g

  8. kobewan
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 5 days ago

    Top 40k and one of my differentials brought this GW got injured in 37 mins. now really hoping Lacazette bang in some goals..

  9. La Roja
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    1 month, 5 days ago

    Mods; how do we get rid of the blue privacy bar?

    1. Holmes
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Not possible

    2. Mreidfelt
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      La Roja excuse my low knowledge...what is blue privacy bar?

      Curious to learn more 🙂

    3. fclackless [Brazil Nuts]
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      At least it's handy to remove (yet again) all the imposed permissions/cookies automatically reintroduced each time you come on site

    4. TorresMagic™
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 11 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Screenshot?
      I don't get it.

      1. Holmes
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 5 days ago

        On right side. Gear icon with privacy written vertically.

      2. Holmes
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 5 days ago

        Has been introduced on some other sites as well, could be a law thing

      3. G-Whizz
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • Has Moderation Rights
        • 3 Years
        1 month, 5 days ago

        I didn't think I did either until I saw this...

        http://prntscr.com/118p5s2

        1. TorresMagic™
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • Has Moderation Rights
          • 11 Years
          1 month, 5 days ago

          Cheers, my blockers don't show it. Will turn them off to see.

          1. G-Whizz
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • Has Moderation Rights
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            Time for me to find one for Firefox methinks...

        2. TorresMagic™
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • Has Moderation Rights
          • 11 Years
          1 month, 5 days ago

          See the bottom ad, no privacy tab.

    5. G-Whizz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      I don't mind the privacy bar, it's the annoying ads at the bottom of the page that appear and cover up content that wind me up, especially as they appear after every refresh...

    6. The Knights Template
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      It's there to remind you you have none.

    7. Maximus Bonimus Pointimus
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 11 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      The site just went mad with pop ups for me yesterday - one at the top of the page that stays and obscures part of the screen when you scroll down privacy bar at the right, ad bar at the bottom...

      Did something change or is there a way to get rid of them?

      1. Maximus Bonimus Pointimus
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 11 Years
        1 month, 5 days ago

        Sorry might be my bad - updated IOS yesterday & think it turned off pop up blocking... d’oh

        1. The Knights Template
          • 7 Years
          1 month, 5 days ago

          Honesty is the best policy

  10. Pukki Blinders
    • 1 Year
    1 month, 5 days ago

    A Chelsea insider has transferred out Alonso for Rudiger this week... Alonso owners in the mud for a possible benching this week

    1. Gun gun
      • 4 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Hahah i hope if he is benched then dont sub in and play

    2. G-Whizz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Not just a risk this week, any week as isn't nailed...

  11. Gun gun
    • 4 Years
    1 month, 5 days ago

    Anybody know liv predicted lineup whether jota is startinf?

    1. TorresMagic™
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 11 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      No point stressing it now.

    2. Bushwhacker
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Madrid game has to take priority; and he’s an awesome impact sub. I doubt it personally.

  12. seewhyaxe
    • 4 Years
    1 month, 5 days ago

    fellow WCers, are you gonna bb for gw32?

    1. G-Whizz
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • Has Moderation Rights
      • 3 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      I could do, then again could wait and hope that the "crowd" initiative in GW35/36 creates an opportunity to use it then...

      1. seewhyaxe
        • 4 Years
        1 month, 5 days ago

        There's a huge potential there, but a part of me feels like just get it over and done with.

    2. Pukki Blinders
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Yep, assuming Neto is fit

  13. vova
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    1 month, 5 days ago

    Aina to Coady, yay or nay?

    1. Pukki Blinders
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 5 days ago

      A week too late

      1. vova
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 10 Years
        1 month, 5 days ago

        not really haha, Aina got subbed off before they conceded 😀

        1. Amey
          • 2 Years
          1 month, 5 days ago

          Yup.
          I instantly thought when he was subbed off that they'll conced now 😀

  14. Holmes
    • 7 Years
    1 month, 5 days ago

    You perform well. Skills.
    You don't perform well. Unlucky.

    Not sure how that works 😀

    1. Amey
      • 2 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      This is how it works. Ha
      Tbh what any of the team/players do is completely out of our hands. So I don't see how it's not completely luck 🙂

    2. The Knights Template
      • 7 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Coping with failure 101

    3. Pukki Blinders
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 5 days ago

      An injury 20 mins into the game isn’t bad luck? Give me a break

      1. Holmes
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 5 days ago

        Not talking about injuries. It's for those who are not doing well this year but have done well previously.

        I did say Neto injury was "unlucky" in above post.

    4. Echoes
        1 month, 5 days ago

        Peform well or not, either way FPL is 30% skill and 70% luck imo. FPL winners, despite being good players, not being anywhere near the top 1000 regularly in previous seasons goes to show luck is a huge factor. May be even more than skill.

        1. Bushwhacker
          • 1 Year
          1 month, 5 days ago

          20% of the 30% is just paying attention

      • pingissimus
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 2 Years
        1 month, 5 days ago

        Here's the explanation

        You perform well = skills
        The players don't perform well = unlucky

      • Bushwhacker
        • 1 Year
        1 month, 5 days ago

        Its largely luck either way ; luck and paying attention

    5. Pukki Blinders
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Wilson with his 0% EO better come up with something spectacular tomorrow

      1. Amey
        • 2 Years
        1 month, 5 days ago

        ASM magic time 😎

      2. The Knights Template
        • 7 Years
        1 month, 5 days ago

        Uh oh

    6. vova
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Thoughts on taking Dias out instead of Reguilon for the blank gameweek?

      1. Amey
        • 2 Years
        1 month, 5 days ago

        Good thought.

        1. pingissimus
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 2 Years
          1 month, 5 days ago

          Interesting WC mate!

          1. Amey
            • 2 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            Ha
            Thanks. I am in a cup final (in other FPL community 😉 )
            So went with some differentials.

            Will land Kane & Sonny Boy next GW for hits and slap TC on Kane ! Let's see. hopefully Ings/Wood/Gundo/Stones do it for me. They're my differentials...

            1. pingissimus
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 2 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              Not learning your lesson about getting to cup finals I see 🙂

              1. Amey
                • 2 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                Ha ha ha
                I so love these cup's tbh 😀
                OR/FPL feels like boring at times because we don't know people we're competing against.
                But yeah you are right. Last season I squandered top10k finish by going after FFS cup (played BB and got 5 points lost in the cup & then got battered by other BB managers who got free WC almost after restart) ended up around 75k.
                Hopefully I'll be in luck this time around ....

    7. Little Red Lacazette
      • 4 Years
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Roll FT on this squad?

      Lloris
      Rudiger Shaw Dias
      Bruno Jota Lingard Son Salah
      Kane(TC) Nacho

      Martinez Watkins Phillips Mitchell

      1. Amey
        • 2 Years
        1 month, 5 days ago

        Definitely

    8. Pukki Blinders
      • 1 Year
      1 month, 5 days ago

      Aguero felt something in his leg last game and subbed early for that. Pep says he’s “doing better”, but can’t see that means he starts

      Absolutely tragic for Aguero owners, guaranteed 0-1 points today

      1. Echoes
          1 month, 5 days ago

          Seen a few Aguero captainers out there as well.

          1. Pukki Blinders
            • 1 Year
            1 month, 5 days ago

            Yep, Nowhere to hide for lateriser

            1. Echoes
                1 month, 5 days ago

                The guy has nothing go his way this season.

              • Amey
                • 2 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                LoL
                I don't understand these type of comments. Maybe it's banter but I still don't get it

                1. Ginkapo FPL
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 9 Years
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  Its blind machoism. Wouldnt worry

                  1. Amey
                    • 2 Years
                    1 month, 5 days ago

                    Yeah. agree.
                    I learnt a new word today 😀
                    Machoism ... Thanks 😉

                    1. Ginkapo FPL
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 9 Years
                      1 month, 5 days ago

                      I just find it amusing that it comes from the same guy who "has nowhere to hide" after selecting Neto. Talk about beating yourself up

                      1. The Knights Template
                        • 7 Years
                        1 month, 5 days ago

                        I also own Neto and find the best place to hide is under a helmet.

                        1. Ginkapo FPL
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 9 Years
                          1 month, 5 days ago

                          A true knight

                        2. Amey
                          • 2 Years
                          1 month, 5 days ago

                          Let me guess .... You are a cricketer ?
                          😛

                      2. Amey
                        • 2 Years
                        1 month, 5 days ago

                        Yeah. Simply luck this game at times. 🙂
                        Neto was looking so good last GW also yesterday till he got done.

                      3. Pukki Blinders
                        • 1 Year
                        1 month, 5 days ago

                        Silly comment from captain hindsight. Of course you knew he’d be injured 20 mins into the game right?

                        1. Ginkapo FPL
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 9 Years
                          1 month, 5 days ago

                          I'm simply pointing out the hypocrisy of your own posts.

                          Personally I am quite happy to see Neto and Aguero as unlucky picks this week and not beat anyone over it.

                        2. Going Home
                          • 9 Years
                          1 month, 5 days ago

                          Any more than late riser knew Aguero would be injured this week? If you’re going to dish it out, you have to accept it back fella

                          1. Pukki Blinders
                            • 1 Year
                            1 month, 5 days ago

                            An off pace, out of contract Aguero who’s been suffering injuries all season is a different situation to an in form Neto who has copped his first injury of the season.

                            Happy to receive stick back but also happy to defend my Neto pick

                            1. Amey
                              • 2 Years
                              1 month, 5 days ago

                              One legged Aguero is better than whole Wolves team combined !
                              I'm not sure what you want to suggest here.
                              He's unlucky and so are you !

                            2. Pukki Blinders
                              • 1 Year
                              1 month, 5 days ago

                              Suggesting that Aguero is purely a nostalgia pick.

                            3. Amey
                              • 2 Years
                              1 month, 5 days ago

                              That is true sadly.... He's not in his prime definitely

                  2. Pukki Blinders
                    • 1 Year
                    1 month, 5 days ago

                    What the flying heck?

          2. Amey
            • 2 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            If injured won't make the squad IMO.
            But it's tragic yeah .... He's in my draft team with Aina first sub. So hopefully a no show or a start 😉

        • Ginkapo FPL
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          1 month, 5 days ago

          Has everyone forgotten that Iheanacho is not a good player? Bizarre

          1. Amey
            • 2 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            I'm doing this:
            When a cheap player emerge from a top team stop being circumspect & ride the wagon.
            Because I've lost a lot of points waiting over the years ...

            1. Ginkapo FPL
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              How is 3 goals in a hammering of the Blades emerging?

              Isnt this strategy more for the start of the season when money is tight?

              1. Going Home
                • 9 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                He also scored in each of the two previous games (before blanking v runaway leaders). Looking at the upcoming fixtures, a good record v poor teams will stand him in good stead for a few returns

              2. Amey
                • 2 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                Iirc he has 9 goals in his last 10 games.
                Which is phenomenal given his previous record.
                After watching some Leicester games I feel he's getting on the end of good chances that Vardy used to previously. (Which Barnes will I guess once he comes back) so I wnet with it.
                You're right this strategy is useful at the start when budget is tight...

                1. Ginkapo FPL
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 9 Years
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  Is that 10 games he has started or is it other competitions because that certainly isnt his prem record

                  1. Amey
                    • 2 Years
                    1 month, 5 days ago

                    All comps*
                    Sorry I forgot to mention that

                    1. Ginkapo FPL
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 9 Years
                      1 month, 5 days ago

                      Its 8 in 11.

                      3 in the FA Cup though the competition shouldnt devalue that it was Man united (2) and Brighton (1)

                      1. Amey
                        • 2 Years
                        1 month, 5 days ago

                        I blame commentators 😆
                        They gave me stats. Ha
                        Thanks for the correction.

          2. Echoes
              1 month, 5 days ago

              Nacho is a major trap imo. In terms of both form and playing time(once Maddison and Barnes are 100%). Thinking of going Vardy over him next week.

              1. Pukki Blinders
                • 1 Year
                1 month, 5 days ago

                Nacho is outstating Vardy in all areas. Hardly a trap for 5.7m. If anything Vardy is the trap

            • The Knights Template
              • 7 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              Somewhere Nacho is crying. All those years of training for nothing.

              1. Ginkapo FPL
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 9 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                I owned him gw1 last year. There were tears. I had such ambitions for him, that sadly their manager did not share

                1. Maximus Bonimus Pointimus
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 11 Years
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  Why did you own him if he wasn’t a good player?

                  1. Ginkapo FPL
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 9 Years
                    1 month, 5 days ago

                    Misguided beliefs, dreams of what could be, unfortunate friendship with a Man City fan obsessed with their youth development.

            • Maximus Bonimus Pointimus
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 11 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              “Not a good player” is waaaay too one dimensional an assessment - FPL is at least two dimensional, if not three or four

              Plus he doesn’t need to be “good” (whatever that means) he just needs to do even half of what he’s already just done against Burnley, Brighton, Sheffield, Man Utd through a fixture run that reads:

              - Under strength West Ham (minus their spine in Rice, Ogbonna, Antonio)
              - West Brom
              - Palace
              - Newcastle
              - Southampton

              Price-tag, fixtures, form and injuries (both internal at Leicester, and external in Antonio) all in his favour - very understandable punt imo

              Especially given the dearth of striker options at the minute

            • Pukki Blinders
              • 1 Year
              1 month, 5 days ago

              You need to have more than one dimension when you think mate

              1. Ginkapo FPL
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 9 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                🙂 the salt is palpable

                1. Pukki Blinders
                  • 1 Year
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  You sound like someone who picked Aguero but claiming Nacho is a bad pick. The irony.

                  1. Ginkapo FPL
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 9 Years
                    1 month, 5 days ago

                    I am a skilled fpl player who doesnt pick injured players. Nice try

          3. SHOWSTOPPERRR
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            Started shaw over coady. Could have been a great start to wc if I have started coady.

            1. Cojones of Destiny
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              shaw probs benched so u good

          4. Cojones of Destiny
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            who wins this round:
            a. Son + Jota + Bruno
            b. Salah + Trossard + Auba

            1. The Knights Template
              • 7 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              A wins this

              1. Cojones of Destiny
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                arise Sir Template ! and I hope so )

          5. Brimble82
            • 2 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            Anyone know what the deal with baps is?

            Rare that points are held at ‘provisional’ the morning after.

            1. Mweene
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 7 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              Yeah I just woke up and expected 9 points from Semedo. Crapped myself a little bit when it still said 6.

              1. Brimble82
                • 2 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                As a Coady owner, I’m still clutching st straws that he’s nudged up one or that Air Nouri drops one!

                Don’t recall them taking so long before though. Seems odd

            2. Ginkapo FPL
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              That is very rare. I cant imagine why there would be controversy in this one. Maybe they are just waiting till noon out of respect for Philip

              1. Brimble82
                • 2 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                Did he dislike the bonus point system?

                1. Ginkapo FPL
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 9 Years
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  Very much believed in the man in the stand. I hear Charlie Adam is one of the 30 people attending the funeral

              2. Pukki Blinders
                • 1 Year
                1 month, 5 days ago

                Didnt know Phillip was an avid fpl player. Good to know 😆

                1. Brimble82
                  • 2 Years
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  You should see the Windsor ML!
                  Hotly contested.
                  Especially after reigning champion ‘Harry’s Heroes’ was unceremoniously kicked out of the league this season!

            3. Amey
              • 2 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              I'm sure it's more like they forgot about it... 😀

              1. Brimble82
                • 2 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                Fell asleep in that game due to the lack of action!

                1. Amey
                  • 2 Years
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  LoL
                  Not your fault. It was pathetic game !
                  Wolves should be relegated. So negative team.

                  1. Amey
                    • 2 Years
                    1 month, 5 days ago

                    Not their fault*

                  2. Ginkapo FPL
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 9 Years
                    1 month, 5 days ago

                    Their only striker is injured, though why they have no backup is a bit questionable

                    1. Amey
                      • 2 Years
                      1 month, 5 days ago

                      I don't think it's about striker. They play 4/5 defenders + 2/3 CDM's
                      Only 2/3/4 attacking players on the pitch.
                      Only score on set plays or counters. Don't creat anything to give strikers some chance to score.
                      Yesterday William Jose scored one when Podence put a cross in. Sadly it was offside.
                      Strikers also not decent I agree although they don't creat enough Chances. Simply negative tactics ...

                      1. Ginkapo FPL
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 9 Years
                        1 month, 5 days ago

                        Out of curiosity, how many attackers do you consider Liverpool to have on the pitch?

                        1. Amey
                          • 2 Years
                          1 month, 5 days ago

                          All of the Strikers (3) + their Full backs are ultra attacking.
                          They're found out this season though (I see why you asking that 😉 )
                          They also need creativity from middle of the pitch. Maybe that's why they got Thiago....

                        2. Amey
                          • 2 Years
                          1 month, 5 days ago

                          Pool press like hounded animals too. Which helps in attack. Wolves are simply too passive

                    2. Thomas Magnum
                      • 5 Years
                      1 month, 5 days ago

                      Wasn’t that Fabio Silva guy slated to be some young star or something. Hasn’t proven himself at all this far...

                      1. Mweene
                        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                        • 7 Years
                        1 month, 5 days ago

                        You can tell he has quality. Goal and assist in last 2.

                        Don't forget he's only 18 years old and has just moved to another country in the middle of a pandemic.

                        Can't think of many 18 year olds who are playing regularly in the PL.

                        1. Thomas Magnum
                          • 5 Years
                          1 month, 5 days ago

                          Didn’t know he was that young. Haven’t seen much of him just going off what I hear.
                          I Guess it’s good experience for him to get some game time now, but ultimately you’d think Wolves wouldn’t have wanted him to have been exposed to this much game time so young, whilst he’s still growing into the game and all...

                          1. Bennerman
                            • 2 Years
                            1 month, 5 days ago

                            What you hear? About how old someone is? Bit weird

                            1. Thomas Magnum
                              • 5 Years
                              1 month, 5 days ago

                              What... Is this satire? Idk what you’re trying to say.
                              I haven’t seen much of him playing for wolves at all if any. Have only heard he doesn’t necessarily look ready to make the step up yet

                              1. Bennerman
                                • 2 Years
                                1 month, 5 days ago

                                Not satire, no. Just find it a bit odd that you don't even know the guy's age yet you're talking about whether he's any good or not

                              2. Thomas Magnum
                                • 5 Years
                                1 month, 5 days ago

                                Do you know every players age? I said he was young... Which he is. And he hasn’t yet shown he’s ready to step in as starting striker. I presume he was never meant to start any games this season at all, wolves couldn’t predict Jiminez injury. I didn’t know who he was until the Jiminez injury. But like I said, what I’ve heard is he isn’t ready to be a starting player but I have also heard he’s talented. Like I stated before

                              3. Bennerman
                                • 2 Years
                                1 month, 5 days ago

                                Ok, fine. Maybe check his transfer fee, his reputation etc as well. He wasn't bought to play reserve football. But you carry on

                              4. Thomas Magnum
                                • 5 Years
                                1 month, 5 days ago

                                Is that why wolves had to loan in and start Willian Jose because F.Silva has such a good reputation and high price tag?

                              5. Bennerman
                                • 2 Years
                                1 month, 5 days ago

                                Look mate, if you 'presume' that that 'Fabio Silva guy' was never meant to play first-team football etc, just because you've never heard of him, that's your shout. But I believe I'm within my rights to suggest otherwise.

                              6. Totally J
                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                • 7 Years
                                1 month, 5 days ago

                                Ironically You’re acting like a teenager. Bit weird. Now stop being naughty or I’ll tell mummy.

                              7. Thomas Magnum
                                • 5 Years
                                1 month, 5 days ago

                                That is your right, and we can have differing opinions.
                                Didn’t say he was not meant to play in first team at all, just this season. Just saying it seems to me like wolves would have had the luxury of letting him come off the bench for Jiminez, rather him having been thrown in the deep end so soon. No way he starts over a healthy Jiminez at his age if they’re both fit.

                              8. Thomas Magnum
                                • 5 Years
                                1 month, 5 days ago

                                Lol

                              9. Bennerman
                                • 2 Years
                                1 month, 5 days ago

                                Bit more measured here. He was bought as a hot property, for no small fee, but as you rightly say not to be immediately put in as sole striker, would have played a good understudy role to Jimenez. But it's best to know a bit about him if you're going to talk about him on a public forum talking about football

                              10. Irons hammer...
                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                • 2 Years
                                1 month, 5 days ago

                                He's very good on FM!

                              11. Bennerman
                                • 2 Years
                                1 month, 5 days ago

                                Now we're talking! Wonderkid? Not played it last few versions

                              12. Thomas Magnum
                                • 5 Years
                                1 month, 5 days ago

                                I quite literally brought up his name in passing and didn’t expect to encounter a Fabio Silva expert, nor would it come to this. Credit where credit is due though, you know your stuff. If he ever becomes one of the worlds best I’ll remember this conversation and say you were right!

                              13. Bennerman
                                • 2 Years
                                1 month, 5 days ago

                                I don't mean to pick a fight, not why I'm here or hopefully anyone is, just I was also passing by and I had my say

                              14. Thomas Magnum
                                • 5 Years
                                1 month, 5 days ago

                                Respect man, I took it further than I should’ve.
                                I wish your team luck this week, and hope we can talk again sometime here about something more fpl related! Haha

                              15. Totally J
                                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                • 7 Years
                                1 month, 5 days ago

                                A Fabio silva expert. Lol. This is a hilarious exchange.

                              16. Bennerman
                                • 2 Years
                                1 month, 5 days ago

                                Fair play, respect

                      2. Amey
                        • 2 Years
                        1 month, 5 days ago

                        He lacks physical attributes but he's a kid ...

          6. Amey
            • 2 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            How to block these constant advertisements ???
            It's annoying every time I refresh they come on the bottom of the browser.

            1. Christina.
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 11 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              ad block on chrome

              1. Christina.
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 11 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                just loaded adblocker for firefox
                took 10 secs.

                1. Amey
                  • 2 Years
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  On mobile ??
                  On laptop it'll work with extention I guess.
                  I'm using Chrome
                  Thanks 🙂

                  1. G-Whizz
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • Has Moderation Rights
                    • 3 Years
                    1 month, 5 days ago

                    Ignore my response below, only just seen this one.

                    There are plenty of add-ons you can get for Chrome to block ads 🙂

                    1. Amey
                      • 2 Years
                      1 month, 5 days ago

                      Thanks !
                      Will check now 🙂

                  2. Thomas Magnum
                    • 5 Years
                    1 month, 5 days ago

                    Try using DuckDuckGo app as your internet browser on mobile. I use it and don’t get adds on this site, it’s much better than the internet browser your phone comes with whether it be safari or what not

                    1. Amey
                      • 2 Years
                      1 month, 5 days ago

                      Amazing name that. Cheers. Will check it ...

                      1. Thomas Magnum
                        • 5 Years
                        1 month, 5 days ago

                        Haha it’s a great name isn’t it.
                        I’ve stopped using google altogether now on phone and laptop because of it

              2. Cojones of Destiny
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                Hi Christina out of interest who did u C?

                1. Christina.
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 11 Years
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  Raz

            2. Maximus Bonimus Pointimus
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 11 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              Did you update IOS by any chance? My update somehow allowed pop ups - the site was destroyed with them until I switched them off again & it’s not as bad now

              1. Amey
                • 2 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                Thanks. Naah
                I'm using Android mobile/Windows laptop with Chrome browser

            3. G-Whizz
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • Has Moderation Rights
              • 3 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              Which browser do you use?

              I found a nice one for FF and it's doing the job very well 🙂

          7. Don Van Vliet
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 7 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            Good riddance to the apologists' darling racist.

          8. Weeb Kakashi
            • 5 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            On WC

            A Son TAA
            B Bruno Philips

            Would want Bruno for 32-33(Wont cap though) . If i go A then I have a plan to get Bruno in 36 via Vardy. If i go B i will most likely swap Bruno to Son(SHU) in 34.

            Thoughts?

            1. Thomas Magnum
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              Who do you think scores more between 32-33 son or Bruno?

              1. Weeb Kakashi
                • 5 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                Bruno between 32-33. But having said that TAA will mostly outscore Philips during that time.

                Going Son saves a transfer over getting him again in 34 for Bruno.

                1. Thomas Magnum
                  • 5 Years
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  Hmmm yeah I agree, it’s tough tbh.
                  Maybe A in that case, I agree Bruno will be tough to go without, but on the basis that soon United won’t be able to go up/down the table they may become complacent in the league and worry more about Europe. Whilst spurs will fight 100% every week in the league. Shame son has no form though, that’s what makes it hard.

          9. FPL Kaka
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 5 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            I want to TC Kane but is there a chance he gets rested in The Southampton game for the Cup final?

            1. Thomas Magnum
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              Doubt he gets rested but I’m considering waiting for their Sheffield game in 34 to use it

              1. Salan
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 11 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                Use in sgw but not dgw?

                1. Thomas Magnum
                  • 5 Years
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  I’m in catch up mode so my initial thinking is I captain Kane like everyone else in my ML during the blank week, get no net loss or benefit from it. then use it on a differential like Salah in later weeks and just hope by then he has form etc etc and I catch up a bit. may change my mind of course

                  1. cheekumz
                    • 6 Years
                    1 month, 5 days ago

                    This is silly tbh, assuming youre in "catch up mode" for an end of season result and not just a GW in isolation. If Kane scores more in his DGW than your Salah SGW then your net gain is more regardless of others captaincy choice.

                    1. cheekumz
                      • 6 Years
                      1 month, 5 days ago

                      Just saying, you may be overthinking it a bit. 😉

            2. Karan14
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 5 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              No way he gets rested to win the Mickey Mouse Cup. They desperately need Top 4.

              1. Salan
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 11 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                And Kane never rest.

              2. 007 [RoboKlopp]
                • 4 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                Lol this

              3. Amey
                • 2 Years
                1 month, 5 days ago

                It's a trophy bro.
                Spurs haven't won any for years !
                If they seal Southampton early, I won't be surprised if he takes Son Kane off.
                WHU are going off the boil atm so top 4 might not be that difficult to get...

                1. Karan14
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 5 Years
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  Agree that they want to win a trophy and yes they could be subbed early against Soton but can't see them being benched from the start.
                  Chelsea & Pool still above them so Top 4 isn't going to be easy. Also if not Top 4 they'd want Europa atleast. They desperately need the money from TV.

                2. G-Whizz
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • Has Moderation Rights
                  • 3 Years
                  1 month, 5 days ago

                  "WHU are going off the boil atm"?

                  Last time I looked we won a game away from home 3-2?

                  Reports of our "demise" would seem to be a bit premature 😛

                  1. Bennerman
                    • 2 Years
                    1 month, 5 days ago

                    Weird opinion, going off the boil.

          10. Farns Foxes
            • 2 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            Is FPL website down as no bonus points showing for Wolves players from last night.?
            Cheers

          11. pingissimus
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 2 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            Does anyone want a Vardy goal today? This stat should provoke one. The same comparison provoked KdB to up his scoring rate 🙂

            Vardy goal from open play = one in 355 minutes
            Benteke goal from open play = one in 245 minutes

            1. pingissimus
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 2 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              Stats will be much the same tomorrow I suppose 🙂

            2. Amey
              • 2 Years
              1 month, 5 days ago

              Wow

          12. Weeb Kakashi
            • 5 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            Have a feeling that Alonso gets benched today.

          13. pakornk
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 4 Years
            1 month, 5 days ago

            2fts.

            KDB and Dias > Son and Reguilon?