Scout Notes

Richarlison to miss Gameweek 13 as Cancelo keeps up fine FPL form

We begin our Fantasy Premier League (FPL) Gameweek 12 Scout Notes with analysis of Manchester City v Everton.

For a briefer summary of Saturday’s action, click here.

MANCHESTER CITY 3-0 EVERTON

  • Goals: Raheem Sterling (£10.6m), Rodri (£5.5m), Bernardo Silva (£7.2m)
  • Assists: Joao Cancelo (£6.5m), Cole Palmer (£4.5m)
  • Bonus (projected): Cancelo x3, Rodri x2, Kyle Walker (£5.5m) x1

CANCELO SHINES

After his excellent defence splitting pass for Raheem Sterling’s (£10.6m) opener, Joao Cancelo (£6.5m) has now produced five FPL assists this season, more than he managed across the entire 2020/21 campaign.

As a result, the Portuguese sits joint-top of the defender standings alongside Trent Alexander-Arnold (£7.8m), while across all positional categories, only Mohamed Salah (£13.0m) has returned more FPL points to date.

Against Everton, it was another strong showing from Cancelo, who created two chances, attempted one shot and accumulated 85 opposition-half touches, more than any other player on the pitch bar Kyle Walker (£5.5m).

Joao Cancelo’s touch heatmap v Everton in Gameweek 12

Discussing Cancelo after the game, Pep Guardiola said:

“Since Joao arrived he played good at a high level because he has one big huge quality: he loves to play football. He likes training sessions, he would play football 24 hours a day every single day and when you find a player like that – like Riyad [Mahrez] or Phil Foden – you have a diamond on your hands.

Most of the players love or like to play football but I remember these three examples. Always I see them like little boys playing in the street when they are seven years old. They play football right now like when they were on the street or in school. This is great and that is why Joao has been consistent in his game and that is so good.”

STERLING RIGHT, FODEN LEFT, PALMER THROUGH THE MIDDLE

With Kevin De Bruyne (£11.8m) and Jack Grealish (£7.7m) absent with Covid and a minor knock respectively, Guardiola opted for a front three of Raheem Sterling (£10.6m), Phil Foden (£8.3m) and Cole Palmer (£4.5m), who made his first Premier League start.

The set-up meant that Sterling was deployed on the right, a role he thrived in, and in addition to his goal, he also thought he had won a first-half penalty, only for it to be overturned.

Elsewhere, Foden ended the day with just one FPL point, as he was replaced on 57 minutes as Guardiola looks to manage his fitness, while Bernardo Silva (£7.2m) bagged his fourth attacking return in his last five appearances.

Ruben Dias (£6.1m), meanwhile, was benched along with Gabriel Jesus (£8.7m), with Aymeric Laporte (£5.5m) – who was back from suspension – partnering John Stones (£5.3m) in the centre of defence.

“We had rhythm in our game, they defended really well, so deep, on the counter-attack. In general, we controlled the game. We played the game we should play to beat teams like Everton.

It [Rodri’s goal] was great, the strike was amazing. Great goal. When one team comes just to defend it is always going to be difficult and you have to be careful. Everything is going to be well in the right moment. The quality of the players we have made the difference.

I know him [Raheem Sterling] quite well. Since I arrived, he has been a key player for us. He has to perform like he performed today, and I am happy for him. He did a great job.

He [Cole Palmer] played almost 90 minutes. He has more experience. He is a huge talented player. It was difficult with not much spaces there, but he played a good game, and he will improve in the future as he is so young.” – Pep Guardiola

INJURIES HURTING EVERTON

With Yerry Mina (£4.9m), Abdoulaye Doucoure (£5.4m) and Dominic Calvert-Lewin (£8.0m) out, Everton were already struggling with injuries before today, but saw Demarai Gray (£5.7m) add to their woes as he pulled up with a groin injury in the first-half.

The winger was able to walk off unaided, but will be a big miss if he is set for a period on the sidelines.

One player who will definitely sit out next weekend’s fixture at Brentford is Richarlison (£7.4m), who is now suspended having picked up his fifth booking of the season at the Etihad.

After today’s loss, Everton have now failed to win a single match since Gameweek 6, scoring just four goals and conceding more big chances than any other side in the process. They may have to wait a while longer before things improve, too, with a particularly tough set of fixtures to come.

“I don’t like to lose against anyone, it doesn’t matter about the name of the team. You have to be a threat on the counter-attack in these kinds of games, we had our chances without creating too much, and it was a matter of time after defending before you make a mistake.

We tried, we had two or three situations in the first half where we didn’t do well, and normally you lose these games. Clearly, he [Demarai Gray] is one of our most dangerous players on the counter attack, without him we were missing something, but with the players we had up front we had to create something more.

The goal at the end of the first half changed things, you don’t want to concede, but when you concede you don’t want it to be at the end of the first half. Then you have to take more risks and then you are more exposed, and they have more chances on the counter.” – Rafa Benitez


Man City XI: Ederson, Walker, Stones, Laporte (Ake 76), Cancelo, Rodri, Bernardo, Gundogan, Sterling, Foden (Mahrez 58), Palmer (McAtee 87)

Everton XI: Pickford, Coleman, Godfrey, Keane, Digne, Delph (Rondon 63), Allan (Onyango 90), Gordon, Townsend, Gray (Iwobi 17), Richarlison


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912 Comments Post a Comment
  1. Little Red Lacazette
    • 5 Years
    2 months, 4 days ago

    Play up new GW.

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

    Play up, Pompel!

  3. Rocket Raccoon
    • 11 Years
    2 months, 4 days ago

    I don’t get the buzz with Kane and Son - they’ve done very little all season. Why are people getting them in? At their price point, I can’t say they’re worth it.

    1. Norco
      • 7 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      Here I am still having Vardy in my team

      1. Lanley Staurel
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 11 Years
        2 months, 4 days ago

        Im looking to get Vardy in for next few games. Going nowhere near Kane at that price.

        1. Norco
          • 7 Years
          2 months, 4 days ago

          Holding him now that's for sure but it's been a roller coaster that's for sure

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

            And that’s for sure

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

      I got Son in last week. Was hoping for some new manager magic. Anyway, will see how he does in the next 3 fixtures. Easy drop to another mid if need be.

    3. fusen
      • 10 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      That's a bit unfair on Son. He's had 6 returns in 12 games this season which is more than a lot of players.

    4. Feed tha Sheep
      • 9 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      Yeah I agree and I’m only considering Kane because I have Vardy who is doing nothing as well. Maybe Lukaku will come back and become an option again

    5. dlrowssoB
      • 3 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      I can’t do either without a -4. I feel I need to shift Vardy and Havertz.

      Someone on a previous comment mooted Cornet (which would enable Kane) but to me that feels like another Mbuemo waiting to happen

    6. Pumpy
      • 12 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      Because the likes Andy and Bakar told them too. They obviously haven't been wanting of late

      1. Pumpy
        • 12 Years
        2 months, 4 days ago

        * watching

    7. Flair
      • 1 Year
      2 months, 4 days ago

      I don't have either but they're world class players under a world class manager and fixtures bring form. A nice risk to take, it's not like any other attacking players are providing consistent points besides Salah.

      1. Pumpy
        • 12 Years
        2 months, 4 days ago

        Too much money to take a risk on. They haven't given any sign of improvement at all

        1. Flair
          • 1 Year
          2 months, 4 days ago

          Not like the other premiums are tearing it up...

    8. Rocket Raccoon
      • 11 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      Think I’d rather get Regullon

    9. Johnjo
      • 4 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      People hoping kane's England form and goals continue in prem decent fixtures maybe?

    10. Yes Ndidi
      • 2 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      Targeted the Spurs fixture swing from a long way out, hoping that Kane would make an effort at some point, but knowing that if he didn't it would be an easy switch to CR7 when his nice run kicks off in a couple of weeks time. Now Ole's gone, I can see that being a definite swap.
      On the plus side, I got Reggie too..

    11. Casual Player
      • 1 Year
      2 months, 4 days ago

      Yesterday you posted “Kane or Son?”

      1. Rocket Raccoon
        • 11 Years
        2 months, 4 days ago

        What’s your point? I asked a question and wanted to see what people thought, but wasn’t convinced.

    12. Casual Player
      • 1 Year
      2 months, 4 days ago

      Earlier in the week you wanted to take a -8 (!) to get Son in.

      1. Rocket Raccoon
        • 11 Years
        2 months, 4 days ago

        Glad I didn’t!

  4. Norco
    • 7 Years
    2 months, 4 days ago

    Is Foden passing any sort of eye test? Juicy fixtures coming... But man

    1. DF
      • 8 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      Pure class. Loads of points on the way

      1. Bertonian
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        2 months, 4 days ago

        If he plays

    2. Dr. Rog
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 12 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      xGi

      last 2 GWs... 0.56 (24th Mids)
      last 4 GWs... 2.27 (5th Mids)
      last 6 GWs... 3.05 (4th Mids)

      bit of recency bias coming in i suspect

      1. internal error
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 9 Years
        2 months, 4 days ago

        Or the fact that Pep is playing two wide wingers, keeping Foden out wide for the last 3 games

        1. Dr. Rog
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 12 Years
          2 months, 4 days ago

          his dip does seem to coincide with Grealish's absence...

          1. internal error
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 9 Years
            2 months, 4 days ago

            That could be it. Would allow Foden to play upfront

            1. internal error
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 9 Years
              2 months, 4 days ago

              Although grealish was on the bench 3 games ago.

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

        This is massively skewed by the Brighton game

    3. internal error
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 9 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      Should have had an assist. Doesnt look like much of a goal threat though

    4. drughi
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 12 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      All fart no poo

    5. Gandalf
      • 11 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      Often starts on the left touchline from watching his last game and always asking for the ball. Most assist potential than goal threat albeit did miss a good goal chance a few games back. Better potential as a false 9

  5. Arteta
    • 6 Years
    2 months, 4 days ago

    Cancelo vice captain is pure pain.

    1. Steve The Spud
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 1 Year
      2 months, 4 days ago

      What did you expect? Salah to get a rest ?

    2. Feed tha Sheep
      • 9 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      Snap

    3. Cilly Bonnolly
      • 10 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      Sh*t I’ve just remembered I vice captained him too. Ah well, wasn’t realistically going to captain anyone other than Salah anyway and had another good week so can’t complain.

  6. Arteta
    • 6 Years
    2 months, 4 days ago

    48 points from 4 defenders is just insane.

    1. Rocket Raccoon
      • 11 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      Try 55

      1. Rocket Raccoon
        • 11 Years
        2 months, 4 days ago

        From 5

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

        35 points from 3 🙂

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

      I play in the little defenders league - 39

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

      Same, Trent, Cancelo, James, Reguillon, a cheeky Chilwell would have hit the 5!

  7. Feed tha Sheep
    • 9 Years
    2 months, 4 days ago

    There are literally no attackers really that I want in except Jota.. I have Vardy do I keep him or get Kane in for him?

    1. Rupert The Horse
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      • 8 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      Keep Vardy now. It’s his time again.

      1. Feed tha Sheep
        • 9 Years
        2 months, 4 days ago

        I hope your right but he hasn’t looked remotely like scoring

    2. Cilly Bonnolly
      • 10 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      I’m the same. Want shot of Vardy but Kane isn’t inspiring me and avoiding Ronaldo till United sort themselves out. Might just move Vardy down to Broja and upgrade Allan to a better mid.

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

      Keeping vardy for watford and hoping for a return then moving for kane

      1. Jerse
        • Fantasy Football Scout Member
        • 1 Year
        2 months, 4 days ago

        Why move for Kane. No value there at all. I will stick with Vardy as he now has some good fixtures and at least (apart from last 5 GW's) has showed form. Fixtures seems to be the whole rational of the herd flocking to Kane, but if you go to the transfer page you have to keep scrolling down to find him. Hopeless and does not pass any selection test at all.

        1. drughi
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 12 Years
          2 months, 4 days ago

          Still think he could return well against brentford and Norwich

    4. EffPeeEll
      • 1 Year
      2 months, 4 days ago

      I resisted the Vardy>Kane gig this week.

      Might as well keep him with the watford game next week and with Salah nailed on capitano material.

      I'm now considering Vardy to lukaku when he's back, and if firing.

      the reason I opted out of the kane move was because I saw how he soaked up funds with no recent figures to back it up.

      away to Burnley next week doesn't attract me to a vardy to kane switch.

    5. Bertonian
      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
      2 months, 4 days ago

      Benteke looks like an option

      1. EffPeeEll
        • 1 Year
        2 months, 4 days ago

        I agree. His fixtures look good overall for the next 7or 8 and is much cheaper than Antonio who's doing next to nowt

  8. Bertonian
    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
    2 months, 4 days ago

    Anyone know when Lukaku is back as had enough the Kane pain!

    1. Feed tha Sheep
      • 9 Years
      2 months, 4 days ago

      I think he was to train today so should in squad for united game you would think

  9. Randaxus
      2 months, 4 days ago

      Forgetting price do you think Gallagher or Foden is a better option?

      1. Gandalf
        • 11 Years
        2 months, 4 days ago

        Gallagher seems more capable of hauls recently. Foden got a lucky haul but nothing else

        1. Randaxus
            2 months, 4 days ago

            This is funny my team is

            Guaita
            TAA/Cancelo/Chilwell
            Salah/Son/Jota/Foden/Zaha
            Antonio/Toney

            I think I am a crazy man I want to transfer Foden to Gallagher for the Crystal Place triple up lol 😀

      2. Bobby Digital
        • 4 Years
        2 months, 4 days ago

        Best midfielder bar Salah price no issue?

        1. Dr. Rog
          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
          • 12 Years
          2 months, 4 days ago

          Son.

          1. Scots Gooner
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 5 Years
            2 months, 4 days ago

            What? Really?

        2. Randaxus
            2 months, 4 days ago

            Without price I would say Mane Jota or Son, they would be my picks.

          • Flair
            • 1 Year
            2 months, 4 days ago

            Mane

          • Zim0
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            • 3 Years
            2 months, 4 days ago

            Mane

          • Bertonian
            • Fantasy Football Scout Member
            2 months, 4 days ago

            Mane

          • Randaxus
              2 months, 4 days ago

              If I could I would have Salah TAA Mane and Jota all in my team 😀

          • Coaly
            • 9 Years
            2 months, 4 days ago

            Best moves with 2FT?

            a) Antonio Omobamidele to Denis TAA
            b) Vardy Semedo to Kane Dier

            Spurs look poor but have good fixtures and may turn it around under Conte?

            1. BeWater
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 1 Year
              2 months, 4 days ago

              Probably A. Vardy has some decent fixtures coming.

          • EL tridente
            • 4 Years
            2 months, 4 days ago

            Is Rüdiger to James a no brainer?

            1. Coaly
              • 9 Years
              2 months, 4 days ago

              Would prefer James for sure

            2. BeWater
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 1 Year
              2 months, 4 days ago

              Yes. I did it myself two weeks ago. Was difficult watching Chelsea without one of James or Chilwell.

          • Totti
            • 5 Years
            2 months, 4 days ago

            Dias and rudiger -> arnold and johnson for -4

            A) yay
            B) nay

            1. Norco
              • 7 Years
              2 months, 4 days ago

              Dias can go for sure

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

                I need to save money from rudiger to get TAA and from chelsea I’ve james

          • Flynny
            • 6 Years
            2 months, 4 days ago

            Hi....what move would you look to make here please? 1ft. Zero cash. Thanks

            A....dias to chilwell

            B.....foden to jota (if fit)

            C....save ft

            Ramsdale
            Taa James cancelo dias (livra)
            Salah foden raphinha mbeumo (normann)
            Kane King (antonio)

            1. Coaly
              • 9 Years
              2 months, 4 days ago

              B

              1. Flynny
                • 6 Years
                2 months, 4 days ago

                Thanks

          • 97PG
              2 months, 4 days ago

              Who takes Palace pens?

              1. Dr. Rog
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 12 Years
                2 months, 4 days ago

                Milohilovic or Zaha

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

              Roll ft?
              1ft, 0.1itb

              Ramsdale
              TAA Cancelo James
              Son Salah Gallagher Raphinha
              Toney Antonio Vardy

              Foster Livramento Duffy Brownhill

            • BlzE_94
              • 7 Years
              2 months, 4 days ago

              Raphina to Jota a good move?

              1. Coaly
                • 9 Years
                2 months, 4 days ago

                Raph should be back next week and has good fixtures

                Jota has probably 2 more nailed weeks then Firmino may be back

                Leaning towards no

                1. internal error
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 9 Years
                  2 months, 4 days ago

                  Where is the probably 2 more nailed weeks come from?

                  1. Coaly
                    • 9 Years
                    2 months, 4 days ago

                    Based on when Firmino will be back as I said ….

                    1. internal error
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 9 Years
                      2 months, 4 days ago

                      According to who?

                      1. Coaly
                        • 9 Years
                        2 months, 4 days ago

                        Yo mama

                        1. internal error
                          • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                          • 9 Years
                          2 months, 4 days ago

                          So you're talking nonsense. Try going off facts instead of guesswork.

                          1. Coaly
                            • 9 Years
                            2 months, 4 days ago

                            Klopp said he’s close

                            1. internal error
                              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                              • 9 Years
                              2 months, 4 days ago

                              No he didn't. He said he is getting closer. That doesn't mean he is back in 2 weeks

                              1. Coaly
                                • 9 Years
                                2 months, 4 days ago

                                Does

                                1. internal error
                                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                                  • 9 Years
                                  2 months, 4 days ago

                                  No it doesn't. It could mean he is back in a couple of weeks. It could mean he is back in 4 weeks. It's guesswork at this point until Klopp is more specific

                            2. GreennRed
                              • 10 Years
                              2 months, 4 days ago

                              Hard to give an exact time though. Then a few games from the bench to get matchfit.

                  2. Dr. Rog
                    • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                    • 12 Years
                    2 months, 4 days ago

                    2 weeks can be a lot of GWs over the festive period

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

              Missed the second half of Spurs match but seems they finally got some shots on target. Did Son & Kane have good chances or did they keep hiding?

              1. Norco
                • 7 Years
                2 months, 4 days ago

                Who?

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

                kane had a couple of good chances but scuffed them. son not so much - one shot from distance

              3. PastaConcerto
                • 8 Years
                2 months, 4 days ago

                They both got stuffed often in the middle of the park....Leeds obviously keying on them and some decent takles and blocks.

            • Champione
              • 6 Years
              2 months, 4 days ago

              Guaita
              Cancelo Chilwell James White
              Salah Son Foden Raphinha
              Ronaldo Toney

              Gunn Livramento Gray Richardsson

              A) Ronaldo + White + Gray > Benteke + TAA + Jota -4
              B) White + Foden + Gray > TAA + Gallagher + Brownhill -4

            • Baps hunter
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 4 Years
              2 months, 4 days ago

              Antonio + Raphinha to Dennis and Jota for free done. Having starting XV with a team that should be able to handle rotation allows early transfer strategy. Dennis was the choice to free funds and to cover tv lost for selling Antonio. Jota probably won't play midweek, so no big risk there.

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

                Mid-week matches still looming…

            • SMOOTH
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 11 Years
              2 months, 4 days ago

              can get james in for a -4 tonight, otherwise wont be able to afford it (downgrading a fodder).

              should i do it or just skip it and evaluate in a couple of weeks. probably going to play mbuemo instead if i dont do it

              1. You’re on mute
                • 6 Years
                2 months, 4 days ago

                Yeah would do it

            • Drogba Legend
              • 4 Years
              2 months, 4 days ago

              Dias or Rudiger > TAA?

              Have James and Cancelo too. Sitting around 20k OR

              1. Gandalf
                • 11 Years
                2 months, 4 days ago

                Dias > TAA seems like a no brainer

                1. Drogba Legend
                  • 4 Years
                  2 months, 4 days ago

                  Most people have said Dias recently too. Is he just out of the team right now or what? City’s fixtures are much better and I think they’re still the better defensive side

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

                I am around 20k too and never removed TAA but maybe i will go to bring chilwell for 4 at the back too

            • CroatianHammer
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 6 Years
              2 months, 4 days ago

              Cue Mr. Bacon and "UNLUCKY GW13!!!!!!"

              I've two transfers, 3.1 in the bank, and reckon it's Rapha out and either Edouard or Rose then.

              A: ESR & TAA
              B: Son & Dennis
              C: TAA & Dennis
              D: Cancelo & Dennis

              Not saying there aren't other options, but these sorta stand out. I'm not sold on Dennis. I mean, he was playing Utd, a team to target.

              1. antis0cial
                • 5 Years
                2 months, 4 days ago

                I’d want cancelo and TAA, but of those a

                1. CroatianHammer
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 6 Years
                  2 months, 4 days ago

                  I could get there, but that might put me in a spot where I need to play 4 or 5 at the back regularly. Already have the James/Chilly combo and even if United have SAF in charge next weekend I'm happy to play them again.

                  I wonder if I could just go Rapha and Rose to TAA and some 5th midfielder, allowing me then, for GW14 to also get Cancelo? Would mean selling Duffy or Livramento for him though. I'll monitor price points and see if I need to make a move.

                  1. antis0cial
                    • 5 Years
                    2 months, 4 days ago

                    I don’t think playing 4 at the back is a bad idea at all the way the wingbacks are performing this season. Hard to see them keeping it up, but with Chelsea wing backs playing so attacking and TAA/cancelo hauling regularly it’s hard to leave any of them out, especially at the price points compared to like priced forwards.

                    1. CroatianHammer
                      • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                      • 6 Years
                      2 months, 4 days ago

                      This is definitely a compelling argument. I checked the prices. Makes sense to go Cancelo/Dennis tonight, to beat the rise, and then give me a full week to see if I can bank a sneaky second rise somewhere. Or, preempt drops for Rose and Edouard. James, Chilly, Cancelo, Duffy, Livramento. That's a decent backline, even if I say so myself.

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

                Would go D, Raphinha good for the next 3 imo

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

                Why would you think of buying Son ? I don't get that one

                ESR is over achieving. Gallagher better then C

                1. CroatianHammer
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 6 Years
                  2 months, 4 days ago

                  Spurs passed the eye test today I thought. Another few weeks and they'll be back at pace. But, not married to the move, no.

            • BeWater
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 1 Year
              2 months, 4 days ago

              If you were wildcarding now which City mid would you go for:

              A. Gundo
              B. Foden
              C. Bernardo

              1. Coaly
                • 9 Years
                2 months, 4 days ago

                C

              2. antis0cial
                • 5 Years
                2 months, 4 days ago

                I don’t think I would. Just cancelo.

              3. Atimis
                • 5 Years
                2 months, 4 days ago

                Nailed and on some points on average - C

            • Atimis
              • 5 Years
              2 months, 4 days ago

              Made some early moves yesterday as would be priced out, recon it looks fine now?

              Ramsdale
              TAA/Cancelo/Chilwell/James
              Salah/Son/Raph/Gallagher
              Vardy/Toney

              Foster/Mbeumo/Duffy/4.4

            • dshv
              • 4 Years
              2 months, 4 days ago

              Ramsdale (foster)
              Taa james cancelo taa (livra duffy)
              Salah raphinha esr foden gallagher
              Kane hwang (antonio)

              0.9 itb 1ft

              What would you do?

            • Athletico Underachieving
              • 1 Year
              2 months, 4 days ago

              Without team context, who’s the bigger priority going forwards:

              A) Chelsea fullback
              B) Jota

              1. MikeS
                • 7 Years
                2 months, 4 days ago

                A

                Jota is Injured

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

                I'd say A. When is Firmino anticipated to be back?

                1. Athletico Underachieving
                  • 1 Year
                  2 months, 4 days ago

                  Don’t think anyone really knows, few more weeks yet

            • Dr. Rog
              • Fantasy Football Scout Member
              • 12 Years
              2 months, 4 days ago

              Everyone wants Jota, but how to do it? The main options are ditching one of Foden, Antonio or (Toney+Raph). None seem that appealing to be honest.

              Foden - great fixtures, great team, great player. Output has dropped off a bit playing out wide, we all know with Pep things can and do change quite frequently. Whats happened to Grealish? and will his return see Foden return to false 9? How much will he be rested over the xmas schedule?
              Antonio - has best stats and highest points of all forwards in the game. Fixtures are poor but turn ok from GW16 and amazing from GW18 onwards. Most have significant TV stored in him making a sale and re-purchase expensive, but the hokey-cokey could work if you dont sacrificing a bit of cash for it.
              Toney+Raph - Raphs fixtures (not to mention the near constant niggling injuries) turn sour after GW16, and are mediocre at best for the next 4. Toney just isnt doing much. Have benching headaches as it is, so turning 2 players into 1 seems appealing, but the stronger squad might be a good thing to persist with given the fixture schedule.

              And then there is do nothing, which in my 15 years of playing this game nearly always turns out to be the right choice in hindsight!

              1. Zim0
                • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                • 3 Years
                2 months, 4 days ago

                I ditched the second premium.
                Mendy
                TAA Chilwell James Cancelo
                Salah Jota Foden ESR Trossard
                Jesus
                Foster Antonio Dennis Livramento

            • MikeS
              • 7 Years
              2 months, 4 days ago

              Dier on fire.. another 1 bonus

              1. Randaxus
                  2 months, 4 days ago

                  Absolutely scintillating form from Mr Dier

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

                What would you look to change here? Had a solid week with Rudiger coming off the bench for Jesus & up to 46k OR! 0.3m in the bank.

                Sanchez
                TAA - Cancelo - Chilwell
                Salah - Son - Jota - ESR
                Toney - Jesus - Antonio

                Steele - Rudiger - Livra - Sissoko

                1. drughi
                  • Fantasy Football Scout Member
                  • 12 Years
                  2 months, 4 days ago

                  Wow thats jammy