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Captain Sensible

Who is the best FPL captain for Gameweek 38?

As you can see from the current results, Salah is the runaway leader of the Gameweek 38 Captain Poll. The Egyptian midfielder has accumulated just over 60.0% of total votes from our users so far.

No other play has garnered more than 10.0% of votes at this stage far, with Leeds striker Patrick Bamford (£6.6m) currently in second place, backed by 7.4% of our users. 

There is also a surprise inclusion in the top five, as Jack Grealish (£7.5m) occupies the third place with 3.4% of votes, with Sadio Mané (£11.7m, 3.3%) and Joe Willock (£4.8m, 2.5%) just behind the Aston Villa midfielder.

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  1. Cognitive Dissonance
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 28 days ago

    Bamford plays FPL himself and is 12 points off the 200 club. Surely that’s a good additional incentive for him tomorrow?

  2. nims076
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 28 days ago

    What to do with this lot?
    Have 1 FT

    Leno
    Holding TAA Reguillon Salah(C) Lingard Greenwood Raph
    DCL Kane Antonio

    Mendy Mahrez Shaw Veltman

    1. Mahrez to Pepe and drop DCL
    2. Mahrez to Havertz/Pulisic drop DCL
    3. DCL to Bamford
    4. Anything else

  3. Igz08
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 28 days ago

    Would you rather play Bale or Mane -4?

    A) Bale
    B) Manè (-4)

    1. Max City
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 28 days ago

      Tough one.. Follow your gut.. But I'd go with Mane (even though Jota is ready to play)

  4. Smudger’s Dirty Dozen
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    3 months, 28 days ago

    A DCL to Bamford
    B DCL to Nacho
    C Coleman to Dallas
    D Greenwood to Willock
    E JWP to Willock
    F Two of the above for minus 4?

    1. Max City
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 28 days ago

      A or A and D

    2. Major League Shocker
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      3 months, 28 days ago

      A, maybe also C depending who would play otherwise with Coleman injured.

  5. Max City
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    3 months, 28 days ago

    Areola
    TAA Dallas Shaw
    Salah Lingard Raphinha Harrison
    Kane Firmino Iheanacho

    (Martinez Son Castagne Coleman)

    1FT 0.2itb

    Burn the FT?

    1. Traction Engine Foot
      • 3 Years
      3 months, 28 days ago

      I would sell one of Castagne, Shaw or Coleman probably

      1. Max City
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 4 Years
        3 months, 28 days ago

        Cheers

    2. balint84
      • 5 Years
      3 months, 28 days ago

      Sell Son, too pricey to bench him

    3. blauriecon
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 28 days ago

      Coleman to Rudiger and bench Shaw as Chelsea have more to play for.

  6. donbagino
    3 months, 28 days ago

    Current bench in brackers
    Ederson (McCarthy)
    Shaw, Rudiger, Phillips (Digne, Veltman*)
    Bruno, Salah, Lingard, Greenwood (Foder)
    Watkins, Kane, Bamford

    a) Watkins --> Rodrigo (as goalfest expected)
    b) Greenwood --> Raphinha/Harrison - reason as above + Greenwood not nailed
    c) Bruno --> Mane (I expect Liverpool to score 3 goals and could Mane be 1 of goalscorers?
    d) Digne/Shaw - Dallas

    1. Max City
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      3 months, 28 days ago

      A or B I guess

  7. THE KING CANTONA
    • 2 Years
    3 months, 28 days ago

    What would be the order of priority, if you consider getting below players:
    1) Mane
    2) TAA
    3) Antonio
    4) Raph
    5) Harrison
    6) Wood
    7) Cresswell
    8) Willock

    1. donbagino
      3 months, 28 days ago

      Raph, Harrison, TAA, Mane, Antonio, Willock, Cresswell

  8. Lindelol
    • 3 Years
    3 months, 28 days ago

    Repost Sorry
    Pope Johnstone
    Cancelo(red), Dallas, AWB, Coufal, Lowton
    Salah, Willock, Lingard, Son, ESR
    Kane, Bamford, DCL

    4.0 itb and 1 FT
    Have to Chase 27 in the ML - Is this possible or should I just leave it. Also give me any suggestion if you like.

    thinking of doing
    Son + Cancelo to Roberton + Mane for a hit

  9. balint84
    • 5 Years
    3 months, 28 days ago

    A) Mount + Firmino
    B) Mane + Phillips or Willock

  10. cheekymonkeytoo
    • 5 Years
    3 months, 28 days ago

    Martinez
    TAA, Dallas, Phillips
    Salah*, Son, Raph, Greenwood, Willock
    DCL, Wood, Ihenacho

    Bench: Sanchez, Shaw, Evans
    No FT, £8m in bank
    8pts ahead in ML (he has Kane, Antonio, Lingard & Salah)

    Which one for -4?
    a) DCL to Kane
    b) DCL to Antonio
    c) DCL to Bamford
    d) Or leave as is

  11. ScoutHelp
    3 months, 28 days ago

    Lingard to Auba for -4?

    1. DV8R
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      3 months, 27 days ago

      Absolutely not

  12. George James
    • 6 Years
    3 months, 28 days ago

    Best option

    A) DCL + 4 points

    B) Antonio