FanTeam

Scout’s Gameweek 38 picks for FanTeam’s €30k Season Finale Frenzy

One Gameweek.

One FPL-style game with easy-to-follow rules.

One ‘Free Hit’-style selection with a deadline that allows you to see the teamsheets.

And one final chance in 2020/21 for Fantasy managers to put their skills and know-how to good use and win up to €10,000 (£9,000 in UK money) with FanTeam.

And you can get involved in the Gameweek 38 extravaganza for just €5/£4.50, with prizes awarded all the way down to 3,449th place.

Given that there are only 1,700 entrants at the time of writing, the odds of prospering look favourable.

ENTER YOUR TEAM AHEAD OF THE SUNDAY DEADLINE

HOW TO PLAY: A BRIEF GUIDE

Slightly different from the usual squad-based games, FanTeam managers are given a budget of €105m to build a team of 11 players that includes at least one goalkeeper, three defenders, two midfielders and one forward.

A maximum of three players are allowed from one club and captains score double points, as usual.

Here are some other minor differences to FPL in the otherwise easy-to-play game:

  • There is no bench or manual substitutes; instead, there is a ‘Safety Net’ feature. If a player in your Fantasy team isn’t in the starting XI for their side, they will automatically be substituted for the next priced player from the same position and club.
  • A ‘Stacking Penalty’ is given if you have two or more defensive players from the same club and they keep a clean sheet. One point is deducted for each additional asset that you select from the same side.

HOW DOES THE SCORING WORK?

FPL managers looking for a way to make their knowledge pay will have no trouble picking up FanTeam‘s Gameweek 38 Season Final Frenzy, with its familiar scoring system.

Think of it as FPL without the bonus points, with a few other exceptions – detailed in the graphic above.

SCOUT PICKS

Doubling or tripling up on defenders from the same club is a common tactic in Daily Fantasy Sports, such is the difficulty in predicting one or two clean sheets let alone four of five.

But we’ve made life hard for ourselves by mixing it up, with the cut-price appeal of Luke Ayling (he’s £1.4m cheaper than Stuart Dallas) too good to overlook.

The set-piece threat of Alex Telles could also be a boon against a Wolves side who love to concede from corners and free-kicks, while Martin Dubravka will be up against a Fulham attack that has scored just two goals in their last eight home games.

Double-ups on Leeds and Liverpool are fairly self-explanatory, while Joe Willock‘s record of six goals in as many matches and appealing fixtures for Michail Antonio and Chris Wood sees that trio make the cut.

To afford the big guns like Mohamed Salah, Raphinha and Trent Alexander-Arnold, we’ll need a bargain or two.

Enter Jack Grealish, whose ‘unfavourable’ fixture against Chelsea sees him available at a bargain-bin £6.1m. He looked lively in midweek and Villa were way more potent in attack thanks to his presence, so there could be some late-season joy to be had as he pushes for Euro 2020 contention.

The final word goes to Harry Kane, who is cheaper than 15 other FanTeam forwards this week. His low price is because he faces Leicester City away but given his individual record against the Foxes and his push for a Golden Boot (not to mention Leicester’s ropey home record), who would put a final-day haul past him?


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1,333 Comments Post a Comment
  1. snouty375
    • 2 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Bench one??

    Wardprowse

    Rudiger

    Dias

    1. iL PiStOlErO
      • 2 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Dias

    2. popcoin
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      JWP

    3. Guru Mediation
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 6 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Tricky, Rudiger?

      1. snouty375
        • 2 Years
        4 months, 4 days ago

        That helps lol

    4. Gizzachance
      • 6 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Jwp

      1. snouty375
        • 2 Years
        4 months, 4 days ago

        Thanks all. Think Im going Dias

    5. the dom 1
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      JWP

    6. Bedok
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 11 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Dias

  2. iL PiStOlErO
    • 2 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Choose one:

    A) Shaw+Zaha to Dallas+Raphinha for -4
    B) Shaw+Bruno to Alioski+Mane for -4

    Mendy 3.8
    Robbo Shaw Coufal Castagne Mitchell
    Bruno Salah Lingard Zaha Maddison
    Bamford Watkins Lacca

    Cheers.

    1. popcoin
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      B

  3. Guru Mediation
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    A) Bamford -4
    B) Greenwood

    Cheers

    1. popcoin
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      B

    2. iL PiStOlErO
      • 2 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      A

    3. snouty375
      • 2 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      B

  4. popcoin
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    A) Bruno > Raphinha (play Vydra/ESR)

    B) Bruno & DCL > Mané & Bamford (-4) (bench Vydra/ESR)

    1. iL PiStOlErO
      • 2 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      B

    2. frenchfries
      • 5 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      B

    3. xuwei
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      A

    4. dabber7
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      4 months, 4 days ago

      B

  5. frenchfries
    • 5 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Alioski or Lowton?

    Alioski - higher ceiling
    Lowton - guaranteed CS?

    1. DV8R
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Alioski

    2. iL PiStOlErO
      • 2 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Alioski

  6. tbos83
    4 months, 4 days ago

    So nice we finally get a gw with synchronised ko's this season

    1. iL PiStOlErO
      • 2 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Agreed

  7. Gizzachance
    • 6 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Mahrez to (8.5)
    A raph
    B Pepe
    C Chel mid?
    D play and hope!
    Good luck all

    1. iL PiStOlErO
      • 2 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      A

      1. Gizzachance
        • 6 Years
        4 months, 4 days ago

        Cheers

  8. ⭐ Bemba_Da ⭐
    • 11 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    phil jones anyone?

    1. iL PiStOlErO
      • 2 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Only Ole

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

      Lol, just checked, he's not even in the game...

    3. Debauchy
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      .1 short

  9. DV8R
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 10 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    I'm 3 points into the top 10k, do I stick it safe with Raphinha or take a punt and go for Pepe?

    1. SHOWSTOPPERRR
      • 3 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Raph

  10. KANTEnders
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Morning all. One last headache this season.

    Bench 1 :
    1) J-Lingz (SOU)
    2) Greenwood (wok)
    3) DCL (mci)

    Captain : (need to chase 17 points for top 100k)
    A)salah
    B) mane
    C) Kane
    D) raphinha/Bamford

    Cheers!

    1. DV8R
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Hmm I'd bench Greenwood and cap Salah

    2. Rassi
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      2
      D Bam

  11. thom830g
    • 4 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Worth doing Shaw -> Dallas or Phillips for -4?

    Defense is
    Digne - dias - Shaw (reguilon - coady)

    1. Skloppy Kops
      • 6 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      play coady

      1. xuwei
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        4 months, 4 days ago

        Agree

      2. thom830g
        • 4 Years
        4 months, 4 days ago

        Instead of Shaw?

        1. xuwei
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 9 Years
          4 months, 4 days ago

          Start him for if he plays.

  12. G00D3
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 1 Year
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Currently 108k wanting to finish in the top 100k. What moves would you make? 1FT, 0.1ITB

    Martínez

    TAA, Dallas, Shaw / Holgate, Burn

    Salah, Fernandes, Mahrez, Lingard, Greenwood

    Antonio, Kane / Vydra

  13. No Professionals
    • 4 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Digne to Robertson for a hit, or just play dunk

  14. spiky
    4 months, 4 days ago

    hi guys do u think its worth doin bruno to raphinha for -4?

    1. Bonus magnet
      • 4 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      maybe

  15. g40steve
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 3 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Anyone not C Salah?

    1. Harry Ball Bag™⚽⚽…
      • 11 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Kane?

    2. BurlingtonDriftersFC
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 10 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      raph

    3. AC/DC AFC
      • 6 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Trent

    4. Perthite
      • 11 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Me... I went TC

    5. No Kane No Gain
      • 2 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Aguero

  16. john25
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 9 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Hey guys, what are the chances that Mahrez starts tonight?

    Cheers

    1. beetlejuice
      • 4 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      %20

    2. Harry Ball Bag™⚽⚽…
      • 11 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Won’t start prob come
      On

    3. No Kane No Gain
      • 2 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      50%

  17. clarkey
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 6 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Martinez
    TAA Dallas Coufal
    Salah Bruno Greenwood Lingard Willock
    Bamford Antonio

    McCarthy DCL Saiss Maguire

    1FT

    a) DCL & Maguire -> Kane & Phillips (-4) (bench Coufal, Willock/Greenwood)
    b) Maguire -> Robertson (bench Coufal)

    1. thom830g
      • 4 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      A

  18. Malkmus
    • 10 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    A’noon all. So...

    A - Bruno to Torres (bench Lingard)
    B - Dcl to Antonio (bench Bruno for Lingard)

    Good luck all

    Ta

    1. xuwei
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      B

    2. thom830g
      • 4 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      B

  19. ChuckyPancamo
    • 3 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Bamford or Wood? I think Pat has more potential to get a big haul but Wood likely to get more minutes...

    1. Sun Jihai
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Bamford, though he is template, Wood is differential. Both good options.

  20. GOTHAM City F.C.
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    • 4 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    A. Coleman ➡ Dallas
    B. Bruno ➡ Mané
    C. Both for a hit?
    D. Coleman, Benteke ➡ Dallas, Antonio (-4) bench Bruno

    1. Totti
      • 5 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      D

    2. the dom 1
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      C

  21. Totti
    • 5 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    final decision

    calvert to:

    A) bamford ( already owning dallas and raphinha )
    B) antonio ( already owning lingard )
    C) wood

    1. Harry Ball Bag™⚽⚽…
      • 11 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Keep dcl he will get a brace

      1. Totti
        • 5 Years
        4 months, 4 days ago

        noway it's a gamble mate
        tough match and everton are garbage

      2. AC/DC AFC
        • 6 Years
        4 months, 4 days ago

        With Digne assisting ably...

    2. GOTHAM City F.C.
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 4 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Maybe B for free

  22. Bartowski
    • 11 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Are people starting Fernandes in the expectation he's either starting or not in the squad altogether?

    1. Harry Ball Bag™⚽⚽…
      • 11 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Doubt he Will be risked at all so day off for him

    2. g40steve
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Swapped for Mane

    3. Skloppy Kops
      • 6 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      might get a cameo

  23. tbos83
    4 months, 4 days ago

    B

  24. GoonerSteve
    • 11 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Is it definitely worth selling Fernandes?

    I've got 2fts and thinking of taking a -4 to do:

    Fernandes- mane
    Jota - Raphina
    DcL - Nacho

    1. the dom 1
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 7 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Just first two, keep DCL imo

      1. GoonerSteve
        • 11 Years
        4 months, 4 days ago

        Would you play DCL?

        Was thinking of benching him for JWP otherwise.

  25. GinjaWhinja
    • 12 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Dallas (c) - last game classified as a defender.

    Who is with me?

    1. xuwei
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Dallas

  26. Pep bites Kun
    • 5 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Best of luck everyone! It's been a mad season 🙂

    How does bench order look?

    Forster Azpi Smith-Rowe Digne

  27. Mahjongking
    • 4 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Play shaw or play digne?
    Play saka or play greenwood?

    1. GinjaWhinja
      • 12 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Digne & Greenwood

  28. LLoris
    • 2 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Mane for Bruno -4?

    1. Harry Ball Bag™⚽⚽…
      • 11 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Yes

  29. Benny Blanka
    4 months, 4 days ago

    Pereira or Vydra?

  30. citizenkane
    • 3 Years
    4 months, 4 days ago

    If we get leaked news that Greenwood starts, would you start him ahead of Lingard?

    1. Harry Ball Bag™⚽⚽…
      • 11 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Yes

    2. g40steve
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 3 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      Lingz plays 90

    3. xuwei
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      4 months, 4 days ago

      No.