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Team news for Gameweek 38: FPL updates on Aguero, Bale, Pope, Pereira and more

It’s the final Gameweek of the 2020/21 Fantasy Premier League season and we’ve got all the important team news in our weekly press conference summary below.

For more detailed information, check out our Predicted Line-ups page and Injuries and Bans feed, while will be further updated before Sunday’s deadline.

A video recap with Neale and Andy can be viewed here:

LEEDS UNITED V WEST BROMWICH ALBION

Diego Llorente (muscle) will miss the visit of West Bromwich Albion and joins Helder Costa (back) and Adam Forshaw (muscle) on the sidelines.

“Llorente is not with us. Throughout the first half against Southampton he felt something in his muscle that, had he continued, he could have got injured where he had been injured previously.

“That’s why we decided that he should not participate in the second half of that game, nor on Sunday.” – Marcelo Bielsa

Robin Koch and Mateusz Klich had previously been granted “early leave” and ruled out of the final two games of the season by their manager, while Kiko Casilla will again line up between the posts.

Leeds announced on Friday that both Gaetano Berardi and Pablo Hernandez would depart the club at the end of 2020/21, so there is a strong chance that both will feature in front of the Elland Road faithful one last time.

“They have been a reference for Leeds, for the team, for the squad, for the fans. Two excellent professionals, great team-mates. Footballers who are very influential, very decisive.” – Marcelo Bielsa

Matheus Pereira is an injury doubt for the Baggies, with Sam Allardyce set to assess his influential midfielder’s fitness in training tomorrow morning.

LIVERPOOL V CRYSTAL PALACE

There were no injury updates from Jurgen Klopp in the broadcast section of his press conference.

The Liverpool boss had said in midweek that Diogo Jota (foot) had a “tiny, tiny little chance” of facing Crystal Palace this weekend.

Naby Keita (muscle), Ozan Kabak (muscle) and Ben Davies (muscle) were sidelined when the Reds beat Burnley on Wednesday, alongside the longer-term absentees.

Roy Hodgson said he would “wait and see” on his injured players without naming names, although Christian Benteke (Achilles/ankle) and Scott Dann (muscle) are likely to be among those being assessed.

The Palace boss had previously said after the midweek loss against Arsenal that he thought Tyrick Mitchell was merely suffering from “fatigue”.

“We’re not good at three games in a week. The make-up of our squad and the fact that players coming back from injury etc, a third game after two very tough ones we’ve had is not the right situation for us to comfortably say yeah, we’re great, we’ll be able put out the same sort of team.

“I’ve really got to wait and see tomorrow. I really am hoping that it will be better than I fear it might be at the moment, but until tomorrow I don’t know.” – Roy Hodgson

Eberechi Eze is out long-term with an Achilles problem.

MANCHESTER CITY V EVERTON

Joao Cancelo (suspended) is Manchester City’s only absentee for the visit of Everton, with Pep Guardiola confirming that he otherwise had a fully fit squad.

Asked about whether his starting XI against Carlo Ancelotti’s side would be influenced by City’s involvement in next week’s UEFA Champions League final, Guardiola wasn’t playing ball.

“I’m going to put the players out I decide to win the game. We have six days until the final of the Champions League, if one player is injured, unlucky. They can be injured today, tomorrow, the moment you put the boots [on].” – Pep Guardiola

Sergio Aguero is back in training and could have a farewell appearance at the Etihad – although how long he will last is another question.

“Tomorrow, we will decide. As much as he can play he will play. He’s been injured, trained these two days, partial training sessions – tomorrow we will decide.” – Pep Guardiola

James Rodriguez (calf) and Seamus Coleman (unspecified) won’t be involved for the Toffees when they visit the Etihad.

“James Rodriguez, unfortunately, is not available for the game, he didn’t recover from his problem on his calf. Also, Coleman had a problem during the game against Wolves, he will not be available for the game.” – Carlo Ancelotti

WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS V MANCHESTER UNITED

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said he’d make “a few changes” to the Manchester United side for the Wolves game, with one eye on the UEFA Europa League final.

Daniel James is fit again but Anthony Martial (knee) is a major doubt and Harry Maguire (knee) may not even make the match in Gdansk.

“You want to go into the final with loads of energy but also confidence. We’ll make a few changes, rest a few that’s been really playing and been regular in the team. We’ll get some minutes into a few that might need it before the final.

“Dan [James] will be involved. Unfortunately, I don’t think Anthony [Martial] will make this one for the squad so Harry [Maguire] and Anthony are still working hard to be available for the final.

“We’re recovering with Harry and resting with him. He’s not at the stage where he can work hard yet. He’s walking on it now but still it’s a long way from walking to playing football.

“To be honest, I don’t think we’ll see him in Gdansk.”

Scott McTominay and Fred “should be OK” after knocks.

Nuno Espirito Santo confirmed that Raul Jimenez (head) won’t feature again until 2021/22 in what was his final pre-match press conference as Wolves manager.

Jonny (knee), Pedro Neto (knee) and Daniel Podence (groin) are also long-term absentees.

ASTON VILLA V CHELSEA

Andreas Christensen is back available for Chelsea for their trip to Aston Villa but Kai Havertz and N’Golo Kante face late tests for muscle issues.

“Andreas Christensen will be in the squad, he did full training today and yesterday without any problems so he will be back.

“Kai did a test today and will be tested in team training today.

“With NG it’s going to be very close, still some hopes that he maybe joins team training tomorrow. If not, then he will join on Monday.” – Thomas Tuchel

Jack Grealish could be in line for another start after his 72-minute run-out in midweek, with Dean Smith talking in positive terms about his talismanic midfielder’s fitness in his pre-match presser.

“He’s getting up to full fitness, he showed a real confidence in his performance at Tottenham and hopefully we will see more of that on Sunday.” – Dean Smith

Matty Cash (hamstring), Morgan Sanson (knee) and Trezeguet (knee) will all miss the visit of Chelsea, while loanee Ross Barkley will be ineligible to face his parent club. 

LEICESTER CITY V TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR

Ryan Mason’s press conference was predictably dominated by questions on the supposedly wantaway Harry Kane, with the interim Spurs boss playing it with a straight bat throughout.

“I’ve been preparing for a game at the weekend. It’s a game that’s important for us, we need to win. We’re going to go there to win and Harry is going to be part of that as well. They are the only comments I have on it.” – Ryan Mason

Japhet Tanganga (ankle) and Ben Davies (calf) are the Lilywhites’ only two confirmed absentees, although Mason did suggest that Gareth Bale – who was benched in midweek – had been playing through the pain barrier of late.

“Japhet and Ben are the only two at the moment. Japhet sustained a naughty ankle injury I think to his ligament so he won’t feature at the weekend and hopefully, it isn’t too long for him out.

“Ben resumed some light training today so they are the only two at the moment who aren’t available for selection.

“Last weekend was the most minutes [Bale] has played in the Premier League all season, pushing close to 90 minutes. I think if you were to look at Gareth in that moment he looked fit, he looked strong, he was brave, he added a different dimension for us and he has quality as well.

“But that spike in terms of the minutes played he felt his quad. In terms of him thinking about the summer, I don’t believe so because he was out there the other night. He was playing through some pain, playing through a problem that he had for me, for himself and for the football club.” – Ryan Mason

Bar the long-term absentees, Jonny Evans (heel) is the only injury of note for the Foxes.

“Jonny will miss out. Everyone else that was available the other night will be available for this game.” – Brendan Rodgers

SHEFFIELD UNITED V BURNLEY

Robbie Brady (Achilles), Kevin Long (calf), Phil Bardsley (hernia) and Dale Stephens (ankle) remain out for Burnley but Nick Pope (shoulder/knee) “has a chance” of featuring according to manager Sean Dyche.

The most positive news so far is that Popey has a chance. His body has settled down – his knee that was just troubling him a little bit.

We’ll see how he goes over the next couple of days, but that’s positive. He is up for selection at this moment in time. We’ll monitor it for the next 48 hours.

Paul Heckingbottom isn’t expecting any of his injured players back this weekend “as it stands”.

ARSENAL V BRIGHTON AND HOVE ALBION

Hector Bellerin (muscle) and Mathew Ryan (ineligible) are confirmed absentees for the final day of the season but there was no word from Mikel Arteta on David Luiz (hamstring), who the Arsenal medical department said in midweek was “working hard to be in contention” for the visit of Brighton.

On his team selection and the push for a Europa Conference League spot in Gameweek 38, Mikel Arteta said:

“[The ECL] is a new competition so I don’t really know what will happen. First of all, let’s try to finish as high as possible and then after we will determine, once we are involved, what the best way is to do it.

“This club has to be in Europe.

“The selection is just the best possible selection to win the game. What is going to happen afterwards is part of the future and what we have to try to control is what happens on the day.” – Mikel Arteta

Danny Welbeck (hamstring) has joined Neal Maupay (suspended), Joël Veltman (calf), Davy Pröpper (ankle), Solly March (knee) and Tariq Lamptey (hamstring) on the sidelines for the trip to the Emirates but Lewis Dunk is back from a two-match ban.

WEST HAM UNITED V SOUTHAMPTON

Che Adams (groin) will miss out in Gameweek 38 but Oriol Romeu could be back from a three-month absence.

[Oriol] was training today so only Will Smallbone is out and Ché Adams is out. Ché cannot play at the weekend as he has a small groin injury, so he will also definitely be out. The rest are fit.

[Adams’ injury is] 5-10 days so his chance at the weekend is a small one but we won’t take the risk as we know he has the Euro coming up, which for him is a big tournament and it’s not a big issue for him.

David Moyes said that West Ham United will make a “last-minute call” on Lukasz Fabianski (knee) ahead of the game.

FULHAM V NEWCASTLE UNITED

Callum Wilson (hamstring), Jamaal Lascelles (foot), Isaac Hayden (knee), Karl Darlow (knee) and Ryan Fraser (groin) remain on the sidelines but there was relatively good news from Steve Bruce on the walking wounded from the Sheffield United victory, with the Newcastle boss saying that he “expects” Allan Saint-Maximin (calf) and Martin Dubravka (hamstring) to be fit for the trip to Fulham providing they come through the final training sessions.

“We’ll not know until we see how they are today – Allan Saint-Maximin in particular and Martin [Dubravka]. We expect them to be OK but we’ll not know 100% until they go on the grass today.” – Steve Bruce

Bruce had previously said that Joelinton was suffering only from a “knock” against the Blades, while he put Joe Willock‘s departure in Gameweek 37 down to mere “fatigue”.

Fabian Schar is available after suspension.

Scott Parker will be without a trio of players for Sunday’s match, while Harrison Reed (ankle) will be assessed.

“[Tom Cairney, Aleksandar Mitrovic and Antonee Robinson] all won’t make the weekend, they’re all out. Harrison Reed has a little bit of an issue as well, we’ll make that call nearer the time. Other than that, we’re all pretty much fine. [Reed] has an issue with his ankle.” – Scott Parker

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637 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Atwood
    • 11 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Shaw/Bruno > Phillips/Mane

    No hits. Worth doing?

    1. Mongreloid
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Yes

    2. DRIZ ✅
      • 9 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Y

    3. Pep Roulette
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Yes

  2. HVT
    • 10 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    And so it is...

  3. Buck The Trent
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    On FH, worth bringing Aguero, KdB and Laporte ?

    1. Harry Ball Bag™⚽⚽…
      • 11 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      No

    2. DRIZ ✅
      • 9 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Aguero

    3. Pep Roulette
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      None imo

  4. Isco Disco
    • 3 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Are there gonna be any lineup leaks from FPL Rockstar or some other legend in GW38 as all games start at the same time?

    1. Isco Disco
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Thinking of doing Kane -> Aguero so need some assurances before I pull that transfer

    2. DRIZ ✅
      • 9 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Augero 90mins

      1. Biggsy
        • 6 Years
        2 months, 11 days ago

        In his dreams. 30 minute cameo and 1 pointer most likely

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

      What’s wrong with Kane ?

      1. DRIZ ✅
        • 9 Years
        2 months, 11 days ago

        Emotions

  5. Mongreloid
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Have Meslier and Guaita in goal and maxed out on Leeds/Liverpool players. Is Meslier to Casilla the best option? Or is there a better keeper out there for final GW?

    1. SHOWSTOPPERRR
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Periera a doubt also so Leeds def should be ok.

  6. Deulofail
    • 5 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Notable facts about my season (GW38 included):

    1. Only owned Chelsea players in GW1
    2. Used 10 different Arsenal players (City 9, Brighton 5)
    3. Arsenal second most appearances in my squad (71) after City (91)
    4. I never owned Salah, Mane or Dias
    5. Only owened Soucek in GW1
    6. Never owned any Leeds defenders or midfielders (except GW29)
    7. Owned Martial for 19 GWs
    8. Benched 38 points from ESR in total
    9. 4 red cards played (1 benched)
    10. Captained Cancelo and Sterling as often as Kane (3 times each)
    11. Highest SGW captain score (17) from a defender (Cancelo)
    12. Only 5 hits taken
    13. Poor rank

    1. Little Red Lacazette
      • 4 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      No. 6 was enough to tell me of no. 13.

      1. Chrisitis
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        2 months, 11 days ago

        What about number 7!!

        1. Little Red Lacazette
          • 4 Years
          2 months, 11 days ago

          Had number 7 come before 6, I would have known that..

    2. Deulofail
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      14. I think I've also had a total of 15 blank slots in my XI so far in normal GWs (in which a blank was not expected). Nightmare

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

      You're well named 🙂

      1. Deulofail
        • 5 Years
        2 months, 11 days ago

        Thanks 🙂

  7. Harry Ball Bag™⚽⚽…
    • 11 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Is going without bamford and Ianacho a major oversight?
    .

    1. Deulofail
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Nope

    2. Holmes
      • 7 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Bamford. Yes.

    3. DRIZ ✅
      • 9 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Y

  8. Buck The Trent
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Nothing to play for, but still got FH and wanna have fun.

    Any thoughts on this FH team?

    Pope (Martinez)
    TAA Dallas Tarkowski (Creswell Lowton)
    Salah Mane Raph Torres (Martinelli)
    Aguero Bamford Antonio

    1. DRIZ ✅
      • 9 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      7.5/10 g2g to this gw

      1. Buck The Trent
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        2 months, 11 days ago

        How to make it to 9/10 or 10/10 haha?

        Still have some cash left .. Pepe instead of Torres?

        1. DRIZ ✅
          • 9 Years
          2 months, 11 days ago

          Yes i was thinking Pepe too!

    2. Steerpike
      • 12 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Why Mane?

      I am considering FH38:

      Ederson (Carson)
      Dallas TAA Robertson (Wan-Bissaka Cresswell)
      Raphinha Salah Tielemans Willock (Lingard)
      Iheanacho Bamford Vardy

      Also rans: Mane Kane

  9. Holmes
    • 7 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    One last time...

  10. AC/DC AFC
    • 5 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

  11. AC/DC AFC
    • 5 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Pep on Aguero
    Solskjaer to make a "few changes"
    M Pereira a doubt
    Pope has "a chance"
    Coleman/Rodriguez out
    Bale playing through pain
    Late test for Havertz
    Dunk returns

    All the #GW38 injury and team news for #FPL managers:

    https://t.co/kDYEJKzJUn

    Above...

  12. SomeoneKnows
    • 5 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Those who watched the Leeds match vs Southampton...

    Was Raphinha back on set pieces / corners or did Harrison and Dallas take them again?

    1. AC/DC AFC
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      He had most key passes.

      SofaScore match stats. Lineups. Player details.

  13. Isco Disco
    • 3 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Please help lads! What to do here?
    I’m 19pts behind the leader in my mini league, so I have to take some risk to win it. Playing 3-4-3 this week

    Mendy
    TAA Coufal* Dallas* AWB Rudiger
    Salah* Son* Greenwood Lingard* Jota
    Kane* Antonio Bamford*
    Players owned by both of us are marked with *

    1 FT, 0.2 ITB, No chips left

    Would really appreciate some feedback here. Thanks in advance!

    1. DRIZ ✅
      • 9 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Son > Mane

      1. Isco Disco
        • 3 Years
        2 months, 11 days ago

        Already got 3 Pool

    2. jimmyharte
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Raphinha or Harrison in instead of Son or Jota

  14. OptimusBlack
    • 8 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Martinez
    TAA Digne Dallas
    Salah © Mané Willock Raph
    Watkins Kane Bamford
    Areola ( JWP - Konsa - Dunk)
    Already -4 pts any other thoughts ??

    1. Harry Ball Bag™⚽⚽…
      • 11 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      G2g

  15. Harry Ball Bag™⚽⚽…
    • 11 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Worth keeping Watkins and dcl or get rid for bamford and ianacho it would be a free move

    1. Isco Disco
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      If for free I'd do the Bamford move

      1. Harry Ball Bag™⚽⚽…
        • 11 Years
        2 months, 11 days ago

        Thanks

    2. DanL18
      • 6 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      I would bring in Bamford for Watkins

      1. OptimusBlack
        • 8 Years
        2 months, 11 days ago

        This

  16. Don Kloppeone
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Currently at 9.5k OR. Unlikely to catch my cash ML leader who is 49pts ahead (I'm 3rd - v. competitive league!) so it is playing for best rank... any of these look good?

    A) Masuaku or Coleman > Robbo
    B) A + DCL > Antonio (-4)
    C) Cresswell/Chilwell + Firmino instead (-4)

    1FT 3.1itb
    Mendy
    TAA, Dallas, Shaw*
    Salah, Son, Lingard, Willock
    Kane, Bamford, DCL
    (Forster) (Greenwood*, Coleman*, Masuaku*)

    Cheers!

    1. g40steve
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      B for me

      1. Don Kloppeone
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        2 months, 11 days ago

        Cheers Steve

    2. 1912 F.A Cup Winners
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Yeah B looks rather tasty mate!!

      1. Don Kloppeone
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 3 Years
        2 months, 11 days ago

        Haha thanks mate!

        1. 1912 F.A Cup Winners
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 3 Years
          2 months, 11 days ago

          Good luck mate!! I did DCL to Bamford, already has Antonio so we have the same front line!! Hopefully a flourish of braces for us!!

    3. Pep Roulette
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      B

  17. lets talk about 6
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Bruno to mane
    Or
    Vydra to Antonio

    Already have salah Branford

    1. DRIZ ✅
      • 9 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      B

    2. Pep Roulette
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      A

  18. Bruno Commando
    • 6 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Is it a little too crazy to go -8? Thinking of going Coleman + Bruno + Greenwood -> Dallas + Raphinha + Mane.

    Rest of squad:
    Forster
    TAA Shaw _____
    Salah Lingard ______ _______
    Kane DCL Antonio

    Subs: Meslier ESR Coady Mitchell

    1. DRIZ ✅
      • 9 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Good moves imo

  19. DanL18
    • 6 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    I only have a 13 point lead in my mini league! I'm thinking of bringing in Willock and Robertson for Greenwood and Rudiger (concerned about these two being rotated) for a hit. My rival has Willock and Phillips so that would mitigate his differentials whilst also adding value through a more attacking Liverpool defender? Good idea or not? Cheers

    1. Holmes
      • 7 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Good moves

    2. j16
      • 2 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Greenwood could start and Rudiger I would say is definitely more likely to start. Fulham vs Newcastle is a difficult game to call so the 2 players you're looking to replace with a -4 could out score Robo and Wilock

  20. lets talk about 6
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Do we think Bruno starts? Those with him in your team are you playing by him?

    1. Harry Ball Bag™⚽⚽…
      • 11 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      I don’t think he will so looking to shift him

    2. DRIZ ✅
      • 9 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      50/50 imo

    3. Holmes
      • 7 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Expecting him to start but going to sell anyway, don't think he will get anything huge even if he plays full game. Worth a risk.

    4. j16
      • 2 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      I'm thinking selling for Mane. As a United fan, they've looked poor and Bruno will definitely not play 90 mind. With Ole saying what he said in the presser I think, United will be fairly different to the one against Fulham.

  21. Tinmen
    • 7 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Mane can’t hit a barn door, yet i want him too. My season in a nut shell

    1. Zen Arcade
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Why do you want him?

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

      We need to dispel this Mane nonsense - people are just lazily going around screeching “bad season, bad season, raaaawk, bad season” like demented parrots

      He has 6 returns in his last 7 starts and 20 returns in his last 30 starts

      That’s reasonable - not superb, but not shocking either

      Plus when it comes to players like Mane - you just want them to get onto the pitch, any patchy recent form just has to take a back seat to the ability he posses - which hasn’t gone anywhere

      Combine it with the fixture & there’s a lot to like there

      Now obviously - he is guaranteed absolutely nothing - he could so easily blank so try this:

      Don’t pick him if you don’t think he’ll do well - because once again he could easily blank, any player could in any fixture

      But don’t run a round like idiots with this “I don’t know why people are picking Mane” nonsense - you either know exactly why, or are just not very observant

      1. Tinmen
        • 7 Years
        2 months, 11 days ago

        Do well

      2. Utopsis
        • 1 Year
        2 months, 11 days ago

        I never get comments like "player X has been dire for x gameweeks, stay away / get rid". In fact the very opposite is true - if a top quality player (Mane for example) hasn't returned for a number of weeks, his chances of returning the next are higher not lower - based on his unbelievable ability and the law of mean reversion.

        1. Rassi
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 6 Years
          2 months, 11 days ago

          Actually, if we disregard form etc. by the law of probability the odds of a player scoring are exactly the same, no matter how many goals he scored in previous games. Just like heads or tails is always 50/50. Heads is not more likely even if you flip tails ten times in a row.

          1. Utopsis
            • 1 Year
            2 months, 11 days ago

            Agreed - mean reversion is different to probability though

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

      Mane's p90npxG+ xA is 0.66 (FBRef). That's the third highest in the league. GL.

  22. RAFA THE GAFFA
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 5 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Best differential to close a 12 gap (with rival on Salah TC no doubt)?

    He owns most the usual picks! Only Dallas from Leeds but I expect him to do DCL >> Bamford with his FT also.

    Thinking Mané or Raphina and possibly Captain. Got 2FTs.

    1. RAFA THE GAFFA
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      My team sorry.

      Mendy
      TAA. Holding. Rudiger
      Salah. Son. Greenwood. Jota. ASM
      Kane. DCL. Antonio
      (Forster. DCL. Digne. Ward)

      1. Biggsy
        • 6 Years
        2 months, 11 days ago

        DCL to Wood and Jota to someone like Torres or Mount?

        1. RAFA THE GAFFA
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 5 Years
          2 months, 11 days ago

          What about Wood and Raphina?

  23. Biggsy
    • 6 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Pick two to make:
    A. Meslier for Allison (or play Forster)
    B. Digne for Robertson (or play Rudgier)
    C. Bruno for Mane
    D. JWP for Willock (or Torres/Mount if funds work)
    E. DCL for Wood (or Bamford with A)

    1. RAFA THE GAFFA
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      C looks tasty

  24. bigdip
    • 9 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Leading cash ML by 24pts (0ft, 2.0 itb)
    Mendy (Forster)
    Holding Phillips Dawson (Shaw* Holgate)
    Salah (c) Lingard Raphina Son Bruno*
    Kane, Bamford (Vydra*)

    Shall I take -4 hit for:
    A) Bruno to Mane
    B) Vydra to Antonio (bench Lingard)
    C) Shaw to Robbo or Dallas
    D) No hit

    1. Harry Ball Bag™⚽⚽…
      • 11 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      D

  25. g40steve
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    2 months, 11 days ago

    Double Pool attack or defence?

    1. Pep Roulette
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Attack

    2. Harry Ball Bag™⚽⚽…
      • 11 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Defence

    3. el polako
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      TAA and Robertson give you bit of both.

    4. Utopsis
      • 1 Year
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Yeah TAA, Robbo, Salah/Mane for me

    5. Aster
        2 months, 11 days ago

        No

    6. FPL Pillars
      • 4 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      No bamford...

      Got Wood Kane and Nacho.

      Who makes way?

      1. Harry Ball Bag™⚽⚽…
        • 11 Years
        2 months, 11 days ago

        Kane

        1. FPL Pillars
          • 4 Years
          2 months, 11 days ago

          This would make sense in my mini league, he won’t get Kane and I’ve got a lead to defend and he made ground with Bam midweek

    7. Fernandito
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 2 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Mendy
      TAA Dallas Holding Coady Fofana
      Salah Lingard Mahrez Greenwood Jota
      Kane DCL Bamford
      2m itb 2FT

      A Mahrez & Jota to Mane & Willock
      B Jota & Fofana to Raphinha & Robertson
      C DCL & Jota to Antonio & Pepe

      1. Harry Ball Bag™⚽⚽…
        • 11 Years
        2 months, 11 days ago

        B

    8. cescpistols111
      • 6 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Which is the better set of moves?

      A. Bruno + DCL -> Salah + Rodrigo (-4)
      B. Bruno + DCL -> Mane + Bamford (-4)
      C. Other changes

      Current team:
      Leno Forster
      TAA Dallas Coady Rudiger N.Williams
      Bruno Son Lingard JWP Willock
      Kane Aguero DCL

    9. Oh Mane Mane
      • 5 Years
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Any Southampton fans out there.... do we think Forster will start? Other keeper is Meslier.

    10. lets talk about 6
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      2 months, 11 days ago

      Who gets more points?

      Bruno + Antonio

      Mane + holding or Greenwood